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Boxers Canelo Alvarez (L) and Erislandy Lara face off onstage prior to the press conference for Canelo Alvarez v Erislandy Lara (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Keidel: From Cuba To Canelo, Erislandy Lara 12 Rounds From ‘American Dream’

If boxing is to save its vitality, it needs vital boxers to fight each other. Seems simple enough, an athletic algorithm that serves the sport and its fans.

07/11/2014

Boxer Erislandy Lara speaks onstage during the press conference for Canelo Alvarez v Erislandy Lara on May 6, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

CBS Local Sports Q&A: Erislandy Lara ‘Chopped’ Alvarez’s Pride To Get The Fight

From fiction to reality, the underdog often chirps until he’s champ. So it is with Erislandy Lara. While technically the champion here and universally respected as a fighter, Lara has little of Canelo’s cash or cachet, and just a fraction of Canelo’s traction among the media.

07/11/2014

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Aspiring Rapper Fatally Shot In Las Vegas Suite

Police say 25-year-old Evan Plunkett, who went by the name Hollywood Will, was shot in the chest after a fight erupted between him and three other men during a party.

05/17/2014

Mike O'Callaghan Middle School (photo: CBS Las Vegas)

School Fight Was Not Bullying

Clark County School District Police are speaking about a fight, which sent a middle school girl to the hospital last week.

04/08/2014

File photo of Las Vegas. (photo: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Man Stabbed, Arrest Made In Vegas Strip Mall Fight

Authorities say a man was stabbed and at least one person was arrested after a fight involving a couple and two other people at a casino resort shopping mall on the Las Vegas Strip.

04/01/2014

File photo of a high school football field. (Photo by David Greedy/Getty Images)

Youth Football Coaches Apologize After Bloody Fistfight In Front Of Parents, Players

Two Nevada youth football coaches have apologized for taking part in a bloody fistfight in front of dozens of players and parents after a game last year.

11/12/2013

File photo of Scottie Pippen (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

DA: Charges Won’t Be Filed Against Scottie Pippen

Former Chicago Bulls star Scottie Pippen won’t face any criminal charges after a fight with an autograph seeker outside a Malibu sushi restaurant earlier this summer, prosecutors said Tuesday.

08/27/2013

File photo fo Pia Zadora. (Credit: (Photo by Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via Getty Images)

Actress Pia Zadora Arrested Over Bedtime Tiff

Singer-actress Pia Zadora was arrested at her Las Vegas home over the weekend following a rapidly escalating attempt to impose a bedtime on her teenage son.

06/03/2013

File photo of an ambulance. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Reno Fight Leads To Stabbing Death Of Boy

Reno police are searching for leads in the stabbing death of a boy during a fight near a fast-food restaurant.

05/19/2013

File photo of Chris Brown (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Chris Brown Investigated For Possible Assault

Grammy-winning singer Chris Brown is under investigation for an alleged assault in a West Hollywood parking lot, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said early Monday.

01/28/2013

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