Chat with Bert Sugar

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Welcome to SportsNation! On Friday, we'll go inside the boxing ring when legendary boxing writer Bert Sugar stops by to chat about Saturday's Bernard Hopkins-Roy Jones Jr. fight.

Jones (54-6) and Hopkins (50-5-1) return to the ring to face each other as 40-year-olds. They last met in May 1993, with Jones winning via 12-round decision. The fight can be seen live on Pay-Per-View at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT from the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.

Sugar has written over 80 books and from 1979-83 he served as editor-in-chief of The Ring. Sugar also, according to his bio on, founded Fight Game magazine in 1998. Sugar has also appeared in a few movies, including recently in "Rocky Balboa," the final chapter of Sylvester Stallone's Rocky boxing movies.

Send your questions now and join Sugar Friday at 1 p.m. ET!

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