Fight fans enjoy a trip down memory lane, but could their constant recalling of the past affect the sport's future?
"Boxing has a nostalgia problem. Any discussion about the fight game is really a discussion about the past and all arguments are really just variations on the barbershop scene in Coming to America."
With that big claim attached to a sexy Eddie Murphy reference, Jay Kaspian Kang made me to think about something I had suspected for a long time. In the conclusion to his great profile of Adrien Broner, Kang briefly argues that the constant talk of boxing being "saved" stems from boxing fans' obsession with the past. "When the past.......
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