SecondsOut.com's Thomas Hauser http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser Thomas Hauser is the author of 34 books including 'Muhammad Ali: His Life And Times'. In 2005, he was honored by the Boxing Writers Association of America, which bestowed the Nat Fleischer Award for career excellence in boxing journalism upon him. He was the first Internet writer ever to receive the honor. Thomas describes writing for Secondsout.com as a chance to 'explore new frontiers and deliver cutting-edge material to website readers'. en Knockout Enterteinment Ltd Wed, 20 Aug 2014 19:30:01 GMT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 5040 Affino 5 RSS Generator info@secondsuot.com Paulie Malignaggi: The Week After http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/paulie-malignaggi-the-week-after <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb1" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/paulie-malignaggi-the-week-after"><img src="http://www.secondsout.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5819/006MalignaggiandBronerIMG0010_lxth.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser1" style="float:left;"> By Thomas Hauser: Portobello’s is a pizzeria in lower Manhattan. Entering the restaurant, patrons pass a long glass-partitioned counter that displays pies with a dozen different toppings. There’s a large soda refrigeration case and two more counters where hot entrees and deli sandwiches are served. But the pizza is the main draw. </div> </div> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 11:22:00 +0000 http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/paulie-malignaggi-the-week-after Seanie Monaghan Loves To Fight http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/seanie-monaghan-loves-to-fightww <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb2" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/seanie-monaghan-loves-to-fightww"><img src="http://www.secondsout.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5810/H1SeanieMonaghan1mblead_lxth.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser2" style="float:left;"> By Thomas Hauser: Seanie Monaghan is a “throwback fighter.” In the 1940s, he would have been a neighborhood fight club headliner and local hero. </div> </div> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 08:04:00 +0000 http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/seanie-monaghan-loves-to-fightww Don King In The Twilight http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/don-king-in-the-twilight- <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb3" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/don-king-in-the-twilight-"><img src="http://www.secondsout.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5804/ToFinishOffDonKingHopkinsStill3_lxth.jpeg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser3" style="float:left;"> By Thomas Hauser: Don King arrived at Barclays Center for the March 9th IBF 175-pound title fight between Bernard Hopkins and Tavoris Cloud shortly after 8:00 p.m. </div> </div> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 14:02:00 +0000 http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/don-king-in-the-twilight- Archie Moore Revisited: Part Three http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/rchie-moore-revisited-part-three <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb4" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/rchie-moore-revisited-part-three"><img src="http://www.secondsout.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/001/A_Moore1_lxth.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser4" style="float:left;"> By Thomas Hauser: Archie Moore’s 1958 fight against Yvon Durelle was the star atop the Christmas tree of the Archie Moore legend. The bout was the first title fight held outside the United States to be televised live in America and it captured the imagination of the nation. </div> </div> Mon, 04 Feb 2013 08:17:00 +0000 http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/rchie-moore-revisited-part-three Archie Moore Revisited: Part Two http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/archie-moore-revisited-part-tw <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb5" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/archie-moore-revisited-part-tw"><img src="http://www.secondsout.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/001/A_Moore1_lxth.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser5" style="float:left;"> By Thomas Hauser: “Becoming champion created a new world for me,” Archie Moore wrote in his autobiography. “It was tangible proof that I was doing a good job in my chosen profession. It fulfilled a need everybody has - the need to feel important. Winning the championship was also the fulfillment of a dream. And it’s nice to have dreams come true.” </div> </div> Fri, 01 Feb 2013 09:14:00 +0000 http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/archie-moore-revisited-part-tw Archie Moore Revisited: Part One http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/archie-moore-revisited-part-on <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb6" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/archie-moore-revisited-part-on"><img src="http://www.secondsout.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/001/A_Moore1_lxth.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser6" style="float:left;"> By Thomas Hauser: Archie Moore was a self-educated man who brought a philosophical veneer to a hard brutal sport. He’s revered today, not for a handful of signature fights but as a symbol of skill, craftsmanship, and boxing genius who persevered in the face of adversity and overwhelming odds. </div> </div> Wed, 30 Jan 2013 12:20:00 +0000 http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/archie-moore-revisited-part-on Paulie Malignaggi Won’t Go Away http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/paulie-malignaggi-wont-go-away <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb7" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/paulie-malignaggi-wont-go-away"><img src="http://www.secondsout.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5779/BrooklynsPaulMalignaggiDefends1_lxth.jpeg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser7" style="float:left;"> By Thomas Hauser: On July 7, 2001, Paulie Malignaggi made his pro debut at Keyspan Park in Brooklyn. Even then, he had a mouth. Two days before the fight, he told Tom Gerbasi, “I’m boxing’s next superstar. Paulie Malignaggi is going to make it up the ladder quickly. I’m going to win multiple titles. I’m going to explode on the scene. I’m looking to make a big splash. And once you see me, I’m going to be here for a while.” </div> </div> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 14:13:00 +0000 http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/paulie-malignaggi-wont-go-away Martinez-Chavez: Peaks and Valleys http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/martinez-chavez-peaks-and-valleys <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb8" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/martinez-chavez-peaks-and-valleys"><img src="http://www.secondsout.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5773/MartinezDominatesChavezThenEsc2_lxth.jpeg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser8" style="float:left;"> By Thomas Hauser: An athlete’s life is characterized by peaks and valleys. When Sergio Martinez was 17 years old, he played forward in the number seven slot for a team called “Defensoris” in a junior amateur football (soccer) league in the province of Buenos Aires. </div> </div> Wed, 26 Sep 2012 15:36:00 +0000 http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/martinez-chavez-peaks-and-valleys Pacquiao-Bradley in Perspective http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/pacquiao-bradley-in-perspective <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb9" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/pacquiao-bradley-in-perspective"><img src="http://www.secondsout.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5738/BradleycelebrateswinoverPacquiao_lxth.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser9" style="float:left;"> By Thomas Hauser: A wave of outrage has swept over the boxing community with regard to the scoring of the June 9th fight between Manny Pacquiao and Tim Bradley. The overwhelming majority of fans, writers, and commentators who watched the fight thought that Pacquiao was a clear winner. </div> </div> Mon, 18 Jun 2012 14:09:00 +0000 http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/pacquiao-bradley-in-perspective Chad Dawson: The Champion http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/chad-dawson-the-champion- <div style="display:block;"> <div id="ImageThumb10" style="float:left;"><a href="http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/chad-dawson-the-champion-"><img src="http://www.secondsout.com/AcuCustom/Sitename/DAM/5709/ChadDawsonandBernardHopkin_lxth.jpg" border="0" hspace="5" vspace="5" /></a></div> <div id="ItemTeaser10" style="float:left;"> By Thomas Hauser: Drama is keyed to the personal lives of the participants. Regardless of what the rest of the world thought, the April 28th rematch between Chad Dawson and Bernard Hopkins at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City was high drama for Dawson and everyone who cares about him. </div> </div> Thu, 03 May 2012 22:42:00 +0000 http://www.secondsout.com/columns/thomas-hauser/chad-dawson-the-champion-