Originally Posted by ShoulderRoll
Actually, no. They didn't say the same thing.
Bob Arum said point blank that "We have no interest in working with Golden Boy."
This was after Richard Schaeffer said he’d be willing to talk and work out a deal with Top Rank in order to get the fight made.
Actually that's only part of what he said, he said we'd pay them for their fighters services. How hard is it to not be the big name in an event when the other guy has the bigger star and it's your fighter who wants to fight him.