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Joe Smith Jr Earns WBO Title in Star Boxing Thriller

Years of union construction work and tree trimming, while maintaining a dedication to his craft, came full circle on Saturday night when Long Island’s “Common Man” JOE SMITH JR. (27-3 21KO’s) cemented his legacy in boxing history by defeating MAXIM VLASOV (46-4 26KO’s), being crowned the new WBO Light Heavyweight Champion of the World.  In front of a rowdy […]

Smith Jr – Vlasov Quotes Prior to Fight Night on Saturday

JOE “THE BEAST” SMITH JR. (26-3 21KO’S) is set to go to battle against MAXIM VLASOV (45-3 26KO’s) for the WBO Light Heavyweight Championship in the main event on ESPN this Saturday night (4/10). This afternoon, the two fighters met for the first time in person, at the Osage Casino, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, which will […]

Smith-Vlasov WBO World Title Bout Rescheduled for April 10 in Tulsa, Oklahoma

If at first you can’t fight, try again. Joe “The Beast” Smith Jr. and Maxim Vlasov are headed to the Sooner State to fight for the vacant WBO light heavyweight world title Saturday, April 10 at Osage Casino in Tulsa, Oklahoma. They were originally scheduled to fight Feb. 13, but Vlasov tested positive for COVID-19 […]

St. John’s University Anderson, Alexander Claim Major BIG EAST Awards

On the eve of the Red Storm’s BIG EAST Tournament opener, Head Coach Mike Anderson and Posh Alexander have claimed major end-of-season awards from the conference.  Anderson has been named the BIG EAST Coach of the Year while Alexander has been announced as the BIG EAST Freshman of the Year. Anderson is the first St. John’s head man in […]

St. John’s Mike Anderson Picks up Career Win No. 400 against Xavier, 93-84

After seeing its six-game winning streak snapped last week at Butler, the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team rebounded by snapping a streak of its own on Tuesday night at Carnesecca Arena, beating Xavier for the first time since 2015 and moving back above .500 in BIG EAST play with a 93-84 victory. The win, which […]

St. John’s Men’s Basketball set to take on Butler, while Duo earn Award from BIG EAST Conference

 Victorious in each of its last six games and seven of its last eight overall, the St. John’s Men’s Basketball team will look to continue its winning ways on Tuesday when it travels to Indianapolis for a 9 p.m. contest with Butler. The game will be broadcast live nationally on FS1 with Joe Davis and […]

Flashback Series Video of the Day: Interview with Baseball Star Drew Finley

Baseball fans are encouraged to check out this video interview we did in 2016 with Drew Finley, when he played for the Staten Island Yankees. Finley is currently with the Tulsa Drillers. Based out of Tulsa, Oklahoma the Drillers are the Double A Minor League affiliate of the Los Angeles Dodgers: