Memphis, Arkansas? 

Did Saturday night’s draw between Jermain Taylor and Winky Wright at the FedExForum come down to favoritism? In a story on the fight and the resulting controversy, ESPN quotes challenger Wright as saying, “What do you expect? I’m [essentially] in his hometown. They gave him what he wanted.” Taylor is actually from Little Rock, but reported that the crowd in the half-empty Forum was largely for Taylor. Well, at least there was no ear-biting. Or brand-new facial tattoos. Read it here.


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