Stiverne eyes heavyweight history

Haitian-born fighter confident entering Saturday's vacant title bout with Arreola

Originally Published: May 8, 2014
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

For as much thunder as heavyweight contender Bermane Stiverne carries in his punches, his outside-the-ring demeanor would never suggest it. He's about as low-key as it gets, speaking in a nearly hushed tone that a listener must sometimes strain to hear and rarely showing emotion.

It is that kind of laid-back attitude that surely has been a bonus as he has waited, and waited, and waited for his mandatory title opportunity and never, at least outwardly, displayed frustration.

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