Five keys for Jean Pascal

Plotting a path to victory in Saturday's light heavyweight matchup with Lucian Bute

Originally Published: January 17, 2014
By Bernardo Pilatti | ESPNdeportes.com

Since losing the light heavyweight title to Bernard Hopkins in 2011, Jean Pascal has suffered several injuries and defeated only low-profile rivals. On Saturday, he will get the chance to achieve a credible victory against former super middleweight titlist and fellow Montreal resident Lucian Bute in a 12-round battle at Bell Centre, their hometown arena.

Pascal (28-2-1, 17 KOs) has fought only twice since the loss to Hopkins -- a unanimous decision win over Aleksy ...

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