Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Roach: I Gave Chris Algieri's Stone Necklace To My Dog!

By Radio Rahim

Back in September, during their promotional press tour, WBO junior welterweight champion Chris Algieri gave a stone necklace to Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach.

Algieri, who has a master’s degree in nutrition from Stony Brook University, wears the exact same necklace and claims the stones help create positive energy and provide health benefits. Roach suffers from Parkinson’s syndrome.

Over the last few weeks, Roach has revealed that he has a strong dislike for Algieri, who later tonight in Macau will challenge Roach's fighter, Manny Pacquiao, for the WBO welterweight crown.

"That stone I gave it to my dog, he f***ing loves it. He runs around like crazy. That's his new collar, he loves that stone. I should thank him for my dog. I don't believe in magic. I don't believe in voodoo. There is no way I put a necklace on and my Parkinson's is going to go away. I wish it was that easy," Roach said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by TLC8 on 11-23-2014

[QUOTE=PhillyBox11;15124045]What a piece of dog ***** Roach is. I used to feel sorry for him, but he's just such a bitter a-hole that it's hard to feel any sympathy whatsoever.[/QUOTE] And you're a real deadbeat. If he didn't have Parkinson's,…

Comment by paulf on 11-23-2014

Bitter old c[I]u[/I]nt.

Comment by PhillyBox11 on 11-23-2014

What a piece of dog ***** Roach is. I used to feel sorry for him, but he's just such a bitter a-hole that it's hard to feel any sympathy whatsoever.

Comment by texasboi15 on 11-22-2014

I would not want Freddie Roach's finger on the button that could destroy the world and anihilate mankind. He's bitter..feels he's been cheated with Parkinson's. Would make for a perfect villian. He and that creepy Stephen Hawking!

Comment by LAFIRPO on 11-22-2014

[QUOTE=TLC8;15122086]And you're a real pile of dog sh*t, clown. Roach's antics are no different than most everyone in the game. Get over it. Doesn't remotely affect you, so you taking a personal offense to anything out of Roach's mouth, is…

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (47)
Top Headlines Pacquiao Says Buboy Warned Him To Avoid 'Marquez' Mistakes Jose Pedraza Expects a Very Tough Outing With Ray Beltran Manny Pacquiao: Do I Look Old? I'm Back! Lucas Matthysse is Not Sure About The Future of His Career Usyk: I Have No Fear of Fighting Murat Gassiev in Russia Jeff Horn Calls Out Manny Pacquiao For a Rematch Pacquiao: From Round 1, I Knew He Couldn't Handle My Power! Brandon Cook: Brook Fight is Off, Brook Has Ankle Injury Pacquiao Gives High Praise To Buboy as New Head Trainer RBF Exec: We Secured QF/SF Fights For The WBSS Season 2 Pacquiao: Like I Said - I'm Not Gone From Boxing, I'm Still Here! Photos: Pacquiao Crushes Matthysse For First KO Win Since 09 Photos: Regis Prograis Breaks Down Velasco For TKO, WBSS Slot Photos: Teofimo Lopez Beats Down, Stops William Silva Rocky Fielding: I'd Love An ECHO Arena Defense of WBA Title Philippines Prez Wants Pacquiao To Retire on Back of Big Win Matthysse: My Head is Raised, I Lost To a Legend in Pacquiao Manny Pacquiao: It Was a Long Time Ago Since I've Done That! Manny Pacquiao vs. Lucas Matthysse - CompuBox Punch Stats Pacquiao Knocks Matthysse Out in Seventh For WBA Belt Pacquiao vs. Matthysse - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Jhack Tepora Drops, Stops Edivaldo Ortega in Ninth Round Canizales KOs Bin in 12th Round, Retains Light Flyweight Title Mthalane Gets Off The Floor To Edge Waseem For IBF Title Regis Prograis Stops Juan Jose Velasco, Secures WBSS Spot Regis Prograis vs. Juan Jose Velasco - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Teofimo Lopez Drops Silva Three Times, Knocks Him Out In Sixth Manny Pacquiao-Lucas Matthysse: Stats & Stakes Velasco: Pressure's On Prograis; I'll Prove the Experts Wrong Rocky Fielding Blasts Out Tyron Zeuge in Five, Wins WBA Title Prograis-Velasco Undercard Results From New Orleans Zach Parker Gets Points Triumph In Germany, Moves To 16-0 Pacquiao's Last 6 Fights vs. Previous 10 - CompuBox Review RBF Exec Slams Usyk's Manager Over WBSS Event Comments Regis Prograis vs. Juan Jose Velasco - CompuBox Historical Review Lucas Matthysse's Last 8 Fights - CompuBox Historical Review Frank Warren Breaks Down Manny Pacquiao vs. Lucas Matthysse Teofimo Lopez: Silva Knows What's Coming, I'll Look Good Regis Prograis is 'Super Excited' To Return Before Home Crowd Chuprakov, Kashinsky, Romanov Win Bouts in Ekaterinburg
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement