Combining powers for future gain

Combat sports rivals unite in pursuit of answers regarding chronic brain damage

Originally Published: February 5, 2014
By Kieran Mulvaney | ESPN.com

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The conventional wisdom is that nothing can get done in this town, that the nation's capital is beset by gridlock, partisanship and a refusal by each side to talk to the other.

So it's an instructive indication of how polarized the boxing world has become that the more remarkable sight at the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday morning was not former Republican presidential candidate John McCain sharing the floor at a press conference with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, ...

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