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Blog 20

Updated: May 1, 2008, 8:52 PM ET
By Kieran Mulvaney

Thursday, 8:00 p.m. ET -- What happened?

What was that I was saying earlier? I went up to my room for a couple of hours, and when I came back, the media center was positively humming.

Bernard Hopkins was holding court, the East Coast newspaper writers (including our own Tim Smith and George Willis) were busy filing their Friday columns, the HBO PR team was badgering everyone to emphasize that the fight is on HBO, not pay-per-view (duly done), and a host of young fighters were in the house, accompanied by assorted training and management teams.

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