Now A Few Thoughtful Words From James Toney

Performance enhancing drugs and cigar connoisseur James Toney, who also is the current NABO and IBA Heavyweight champion, is none too happy with Wladimir Klitschko right now. Klitschko was supposed to defend his IBF and WBO titles against David Haye on June 20, but Haye had to cancel due to a back injury. So Toney figured, hey, shouldn’t I be next in line?

Don King, James Toney

Well, no. Instead, Klitschko will take on Ruslan Chagaev, who just recently had a fight canceled against Nikolai Valuev this past Friday in Finland because of Chagaev’s high levels of the hepatitis B virus. What’s not to love about professional boxing, eh? Anyway, Toney has plenty to say about that. Highlight: When he calls Chagaev’s illness “hepatitis B, or C or whatever.” Read more…