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50 Cent, Mayweather Relationship No Longer The Same

By Osman Rodriguez

A few months ago, the boxing world was buzzing when rapper Curtis Jackson, also known as 50 Cent, formed his own promotional company, TMT Promotions, and quickly signed Yuriorkis Gamboa, Andre Dirrell, Celestino Caballero and Billy Dibb.

Back in July, 50 Cent and Oscar De La Hoya, the president of Golden Boy Promotions, exchanged words on Twitter. During the exchange, 50 Cent vowed that Golden Boy would no longer promote Floyd Mayweather Jr. Golden Boy has co-promoted Mayweather's last six fights.

In several interviews, 50 Cent would indicate that Mayweather was a part of his promotional company.

Most of this took place while Mayweather was doing time at the Las Vegas Detention Center for a domestic abuse charge. When Mayweather was released last month, he left in a car with 50 Cent.

Over the last few weeks, rumors began to swirl that there was friction between the two of them.

During a recent appearance on the Rickey Smiley Morning Show, 50 Cent discussed those swirling rumors. Without acknowledging that there were issues, he appeared to confirm that the two of them were not as close as they used to be.

“Me and Floyd is always gonna be cool. Everybody around him is waiting on the next time he feels generous. And I have a lot [of money], so I don’t wait for nobody. It’s just a space and time. I’ll go and do what I have to do. I don’t gotta sit around and wait for the next time he feels like giving somebody something,” 50 Cent said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by TMTPromotions on 09-12-2012

Rumours....

Comment by LeonSpinxMwfpce on 09-12-2012

[QUOTE=Truck Turner;12500886]Rome wasn't built over night bro, and we haven't even heard wether 50 got his license in Vegas. He just applied last month.[/QUOTE] Golden Boy Promotions was.

Comment by Mr. Philadel on 09-12-2012

:lol1: dudes who listen to hip hop KNOW how Curtis works...all I'm saying to those who are not well informed on the antics of 50...don't buy ANYTHING the dude SAYS on radio, TV and interviews....dude be sceaming but those sceams…

Comment by fceeviper on 09-11-2012

Boxing Scene, the new TMZ. [SIZE="1"][I]Posted from Boxingscene.com App for Android[/I][/SIZE]

Comment by jbpanama on 09-11-2012

[QUOTE=jbpanama;12500865]Yeah, He wants Our Hero, to make the Pac Fight that would be the RICHEST in BOXING HISTORY....WHY NOT Do It "MONEY"???[/QUOTE] Well Ya see the thing is, Health and Self Preservation, is most Important, to el FRAUD, and must…

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