While its not the Mayweather/Pacquiao boxing match fans want to see, this is the fight we have. Miguel Cotto believes he’s in position to send Floyd Mayweather Jr. home with his first ever loss and surprisingly, some boxing experts agree with him. We’ll see if Cotto’s strength is enough to overcome Mayweather’s speed and defensive prowess, but as usual, the story here is the fight that’s not on the card.
(May 5th, 9PM, HBO PPV)
A knee injury to Chicago’s Derrick Rose has significantly shifted the balance of power in this year’s NBA Playoffs. While the Bulls suddenly have to try and win without their superstar, the triumvirate down in Miami is suddenly under even more pressure to get the job done with two of the Eastern Conference’s best players (Rose, Dwight Howard) out for the season. Out west the early games showed it will be a battle no matter what seeds are matching up, your guess is as good as ours as to who will come out of that conference and vie for the title in a few weeks.