Former Pro Heavyweight, Monte Barrett, joins Woodsy in the Everlast studio. Barrett "Two Gunz" explains his nickname, how his rough upbringing brought him to boxing, and how he's used all his opportunities and struggles to be where he is now.
He discusses his fights, his new business @BarrettVIPGroup, and his thoughts on the heavyweight fight Deontay Wilder VS Luis Ortiz this weekend 3/3/18. Monte says how he ranks the heavyweights, including Wilder, Ortiz & Anthony Joshua.
Woodsy calls up Alicia Napoleon, who fights for the WBA World Female Super Middleweight Title on Saturday, 3/3/18 at the Barclays on the Wilder VS Ortiz card. They talk about how she got in a lot of fights, but only to defend those being bullied. She shares how she accepts herself and her body exactly as it is, and provides some words of wisdom for all of us out there. She closes with 5 strong words for Saturday night.
Jolene Mizzone, Matchmaker for Main Events, talks about the Sergey Kovalev VS Igor Mikhalkin card also on Saturday, 3/3/18, but at The Garden.
Woodsy calls up Promoter Lou DiBella chat about the upcoming fight between Heavyweight Champ Deontay Wilder and Luis Ortiz, March 3rd at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. DiBella also gives a rundown of the rest of the card, which includes co-main feature, Jermall Charlo vs. Hugo Centeno Jr. and a rematch between super middleweight contender Andre Dirrell and Jose Uzcategui for the IBF Interim 168-pound world title.
Woodsy calls up junior middleweight fighter Ray Oliveira Jr. to chat about his fight Friday night against veteran Edwin Soto at at Twin River Casino in Providence, R.I.. Oliveira evaluates Soto and gives a preview of what fans can expect to see in their 8-round bout. The 27-year old fighter, son of well-known boxer "Sucra" Ray Oliveira, opens up about their strained relationship in the past and having him in his corner Friday night.
Later, Woodsy chops it up in studio with TB regular, author Brin Butler about boxing, UFC & Dana White. The duo discuss the UFC's struggles, using boxing as a "lifeline" & Dana White's decision to venture into boxing.
Promoter Tom Loeffler chats with Woodsy about the upcoming HBO card, "Superfly 2".
Loeffler previews the fights on the HBO tripleheader, which takes place at The Forum in Los Angeles, California on Feb 24th. Loeffler weighs in on the headliner, Srisaket Sor Rungvisai vs. Juan Francisco Estrada for the WBC world title... AND, he gives a preview of the card's co-main feature, Carlos Cuadras vs. McWilliams Arroyo for the vacant WBC ‘silver’ title at super flyweight & Donnie Nietes vs. Juan Carlos Reveco for the IBF flyweight title.
Plus, Loeffler updates listeners on a location for the highly anticipated Canelo vs. GGG rematch!
Woodsy chats with the CEO of Main Events, Kathy Duva. She gives listeners a rundown of the March 3rd Main Events card at MSG, which includes Sergey Kovalev vs. Igor Mikhalkin and Dmitry Bivol vs. Sullivan Barrera.
Heather "The Heat" Hardy calls Woodsy to chat about her MMA fight against Ana Julaton at Mohegan Sun Arena this weekend for Bellator 194. Heather talks game plan against Julaton & and what she's learned since suffering her first professional MMA loss to Christina Williams. The Heat also looks ahead and shares when she plans to get back in the boxing ring!
Known as Raging Babe, Michelle Rosado is in the TalkBox Podcast studio for episode 89! Rosado, a boxing enthusiast, Promoter, Radio Host, and Marketing Consultant chops it up with Woodsy on all matters boxing... from fighters Gabe Rosado & Terence Crawford to Promoters Russell Peltz & Lou DiBella, plus so much more!
Rosado talks to Woodsy about starting her career in boxing, working in an industry dominated by men & how she became Raging Babe.