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Jon Lane

Staff Writer

Jon Lane is a veteran reporter covering the New York sports beat and Mixed Martial Arts. His work has appeared in Tapout and MMA Worldwide magazines, UFC.com, MMAJunkie.com, FightMagazine.com and FightLaunch.com. You can also follow Jon's New York Yankees coverage by visiting YESNetwork.com

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Boyd Melson and Jason Thompson fight to draw

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The curtain was raised on Brooklyn's first boxing event in 80 years at approximately 5:11 p.m. EST when hometown fighters Boyd Melson and Jason Thompson squared off to open a nine-bout card.

Boxing returns to Brooklyn: TV, times, controversy

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After more than 80 years of waiting the borough of Brooklyn was bequeathed a boxing card headlined by four world championship fights.

Boxing returns to Brooklyn: TV, times, controversy

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After more than 80 years of waiting the borough of Brooklyn was bequeathed a boxing card headlined by four world championship fights.

Boxing returns to Brooklyn: Fighter quotes

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Some quotes from Thursday's press conference in Brooklyn, three days before four world championship fights headline the Barclays Center in boxing's return to the historic borough.

Danny Jacobs’ comeback from cancer

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Last year, Danny Jacobs was diagnosed with spinal cancer. On Saturday night, the one-time middleweight contender steps back into a boxing ring when he faces Josh Luteran.

Danny Garcia’s extraordinary quest

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Danny Garcia's next fight isn't any title defense with your average hype, bells and whistles. A rematch with veteran Erik Morales, is the co-main event of Brooklyn's first championship fight in 80...

Giants vs. 49ers analysis: Studs and Duds

The Giants left no doubt on Sunday in San Francisco by smashing the 49ers, 26-3, an effort that reminded the most hardened of naysayers exactly who are the defending Super Bowl champions.

World Championship Boxing returns to Brooklyn

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Brooklyn will host a major championship main event for the first time in 81 years this Saturday when Danny Garcia defends the WBA junior welterweight title against Erik Morales.

Giants vs. 49ers: Facts, stats and analysis

If you're a fan of smash mouth football, Sunday's contest between the New York Giants and San Francisco 49ers is for you.

Brooklyn Nets preseason preview and schedule

The appetite of fans old and new of the Brooklyn Nets will start getting whetted on Saturday when the Nets open the 2012 preseason in Atlantic City, N.J., against the Philadelphia 76ers.

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