Is Devon Haney the boogie man at 135?

Discussion in 'World Boxing Forum' started by JSpizz, Sep 10, 2021.

Boogieman Haney

  1. Yes

    4 vote(s)
  2. No

    57 vote(s)
  1. teddybaldock

    teddybaldock Active Member Full Member

    Oct 18, 2010
    Why fight a man for very little prestige on a niche boxing streaming platform for average money, Haney needs to bin Hearn off and get serious
  2. N17

    N17 Obsessed with Boxing banned Full Member

    Feb 16, 2013
    Is that suppose to say "boogie" or "booty"

    Because I've heard those rumours.. Kell Brook style.
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  3. JSpizz

    JSpizz Jay Spizz. Full Member

    Jan 8, 2021

    Yes I forgot how prestigious triller and kambosos were... Along with Barrios and tiny Santa Cruz ...

    Haney is 1 of 3 fights for any of these 135 guys that carries any type of prestige.

    That's the problem with American boxing... "X" fighter doesn't have enough prestige... Even though he's one of the top guys... Let's fight tomato can instead....Bud I'm looking at you, finally potentially gonna fight someone... But only cus the WBO has forced it.
  4. Sabio del boxeo

    Sabio del boxeo New Member Full Member

    Jul 18, 2021
  5. JSpizz

    JSpizz Jay Spizz. Full Member

    Jan 8, 2021
    That's a fair shout.
  6. Hanz Cholo

    Hanz Cholo Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jul 11, 2012
    A threat yes,
    Hardly a boogie man though.
  7. hoopsman

    hoopsman Boxing Addict Full Member

    Jul 24, 2005
    No, but I think he's a tough out for anyone campaigning at 135lbs.

    The kid is fast, rangy, a very good boxer, and defensively capable. Is Haney a special talent? No, but he's a very good young fighter.
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  8. Jackman65

    Jackman65 Oh yeah, FJB! Full Member

    Aug 31, 2019
    Come on man! In the words of our demented president…

    Haney is good and developing pretty well. He’s not the boogie man, he’s not a crap fighter or an elite. He’s about where he should be at this stage. Let him continue to fight and develop. I like the kid but he has surprisingly little power for a guy with his size and speed. Hope he can get that sorted.
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  9. teddybaldock

    teddybaldock Active Member Full Member

    Oct 18, 2010
    Haney should sack off his fake belt, become a mandatory for one of teo’s belts and fight him if he wants to force the issue. Also needs to get rid of Hearn he’s going nowhere with Hearn
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  10. Surrix

    Surrix Boxing Addict Full Member

    Sep 16, 2020
    Looks that Lopez daddy wants to cash out asap and does not have intent to keep Lopez at 135 too long. Money.
    While Ol Bob might easily help Loma to turn into mando for some of belts Lopez does have today.
    Then Lopez and dad will start to think. Where to move and what to do.
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    SOUTHERMOST Boxing Addict Full Member

    Oct 24, 2006
    Boogie man with no power, no chin old Linares put him in quexx street he was lucky to escape his last fight.
  12. Serge

    Serge Ginger Dracula Staff Member

    Jul 21, 2009

    One thing Mauricio revealed is that Haney rehydrated 20lbs or 24lbs after the weigh in.

    So he weighed 155lbs or 159lbs. WTF?!

    Sink. That. In. Let.

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  13. Bumnard_Hopkins

    Bumnard_Hopkins Burger King banned Full Member

    Jul 13, 2021
    Why would you trust Suleiman? I can see Haney being 150-ish but 155 and above is implausible.
  14. Boxed Ears

    Boxed Ears this my daddy's account (RIP daddy) Full Member

    Jul 28, 2009
    I have actually heard some rumors about him picking his nose but I do it too and I think pretty much everyone has even if they don't do it like every day. Is that a reason to shame a guy or something because maybe he got like a sinus condition or something is what I'm saying.
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  15. blazeboxing

    blazeboxing New Member Full Member

    Apr 20, 2021
    I thought the ninja turtles were heavier than that