Max: Butler's suspension should be in proportion
Last Friday night, James Butler, the "Harlem Hammer," committed a violent crime on national television. He punched his opponent, Richard Grant, after their fight had ended. Grant had outboxed Butler and won a 10-round unanimous decision. The bout was a rematch of a four-rounder the two fought earlier in their careers, a fight also won over the distance by Grant.
Butler's assault on Grant after the fight was unlike anything most boxing observers can remember seeing. The decision was announced, ...
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