Schaefer Says De La Hoya Beef is Just a Rumor

By Robert Morales, courtesy of The LA Daily News

Richard Schaefer, CEO of Golden Boy Promotions, on Friday morning said he would not address in any way, shape or form the rumors that he and his boss, Oscar De La Hoya, are on the outs.

Some of the gossip has gone so far as to suggest that Schaefer was about to either resign or be pushed out of the company he has helped grow into a monster.

“I’m actually trying to get to the bottom of those rumors as well, and the sources,” Schaefer said via telephone. “I am not going to comment on it. I’ve never really been one to comment on rumors, and I’m not going to start now.”

Robert Morales covers boxing for the LA Daily News and

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by jiml on 03-24-2014

Schafer wants to get to the bottom of the rumors so he can punish the offending party, true or not. Really with the fall of the of the power of individual news reporters and the rise of internet news maybe…

Comment by jiml on 03-17-2014


Comment by thack on 03-15-2014

Looks like p45 time , if so not a day too soon. Richard thinks that everyone are idiots the way he tries to sell bouts to us and make us believe that because of his own mistakes fighters with no…

Comment by LouIE G on 03-15-2014

The rise and fall of golden boy promotions???????????????

Comment by koolttt on 03-15-2014

From Oscar: "Regarding all these rumors about my company and Richard Schafer, I will be setting the record straight soon." [URL=""][/URL]

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