Alex Luces reporting from New York: Angel Garcia, father of undefeated WBA and WBC light. welterweight champion, Danny garcia, was as quotable as ever. While he apologized for the manner in which he handled Zab Judah’s impromptu appearance at a Brooklyn signing model session, where sparks flew involving the Garcia and Judah’s camps. The elder Garcia was still upset about it and voiced his opinion on the whole situation.
"I don’t hate the man. I don;t hate anyone in life," the elder Garcia said. "I hate arrogant people. He’s very arrogant and very dumb and very stupid. The things he did yesterday with little kids around."
Angel then went on to give his prediction of the in both Spanish and English when his son defends his titles against Judah at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn
"Judah is nobody special. He’s just a fighter like any other fighter. People aske me can Danny fight a southpaw? Can Judah fight a right hander? We know the answer to that. Everytime he fought a right hander he lost."
"I want his body to ship all over the next way. Danny said four rounds. I give him consideration I give him five rounds, but if he gets fresh he’s going down early!
The undefeated welterweight champion (WBC & WBA titles was his usual calm self and simply said, "I feel good. I’m ready to go." He also gave a message to his Puerto Rican people. "Greetings to all my people in Puerto Rico. Support me and I love you."
Two other fighters looking to make a splash Saturday night are Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin and Fernando Guerrero.
The undefeated Quillin made no secret when asked if he was going to go for the knockout.
"I always do that," he said. "If they can’t stand up there with me then they’re going right away. I’m mentally prepared and physically prepared."
Quillin also said how important the legendary nickname is to him and his heritage is.