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Espinoza: Garcia-Matthysse is One Possibility For 9/14

By Salvador Rodriguez

Stephen Espinoza, vice president of Showtime Sports, the highly anticipated junior welterweight collision between Danny Garcia (26-0, 16KOs) and mandatory challenger Lucas Matthysse (34-2, 32KOs) is one possible option for the Floyd Mayweather vs Saul "Canelo" Alvarez undercard, headlining a huge Showtime pay-per-view event on September 14th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

"The last time [Floyd fought], we had a big fight with Abner Mares and Daniel Ponce de Leon [as the co-feature]. We want a strong undercard [for September], not just a good undercard. We will have at least one big fight [on that card]. In May we had Mares with Ponce, and it was a great fight. We want to do another great fight. We are discussing several possibilities and Lucas Matthysse vs. Danny Garcia is one of them," Espinoza said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Kingjames6Flee on 07-04-2013

[QUOTE=BrokenHat;13529660]It's easy to never have been wobbled when you never face big punchers. If an old man like Morales can hurt Garcia, Lucas should break Garcia's neck. Garcia is tailor made for Lucas. I really think this could be one…

Comment by Jack Napier on 07-04-2013

Lucas-Garcia could almost be it's own PPV hardcore fans might be willing to shell out for Garcia's beheading if this gets added to the undercard, that's great not likely though, it can sell out and rate high as its own…

Comment by KickAzz on 07-04-2013

[QUOTE=Realer;13529610]Wobbled is what Miguel cotto did when chop chop Corley caught him with that shot. Spaggetti legs type ****. Garcia has been buzzed.... Damn near all fighters have been buzzed in a fight or two. But like i said, You…

Comment by Mr. Philadel on 07-04-2013

cool....and to all the dudes who got Swift....fall back!!!....let them Lucas dudes scream whatever they're screaming because until Lucas is flat on his ass getting that count they'll continue to think its sweet....afterwards they'll know its sugar-free when it comes…

Comment by joesaiditstrue on 07-04-2013

[QUOTE=BrokenHat;13529660]It's easy to never have been wobbled when you never face big punchers. If an old man like Morales can hurt Garcia, Lucas should break Garcia's neck. Garcia is tailor made for Lucas. I really think this could be one…

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