Miguel Cotto-James Kirkland cancellation nixes unworthy PPV card

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Miguel Cotto-James Kirkland, which has been canceled due to a Kirkland injury, was never pay-per-view worthy to begin with. In fact, the matchup providedmore compelling evidencethat boxing’s Pay-Per-View model is a stalerelic.It seems that the maddening trend of protracted retirement tours ha…

West's worst — Lakers, Suns — meet before break

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The unglamorous title of Western Conference’s losingest team in the first half of the season will be on the line Wednesday night when the Los Angeles Lakers and Phoenix Suns close out the pre-All-Star Game portion of the schedule at the Talking Stick Resort Arena.