By John J. Raspanti: Most fighters hate the "R" word.
To them, retiring is akin to quitting.
Boxers fight to survive and refuse to give up. They spend their best days in the ring. Out of it, many of them feel lost.
It’s all they know.
Passionate as a boxer’s love affair with the ring can be, his career can be over in a flash. For most of us, it is hard to imagine being told to retire before reaching the age of forty.
Last Saturday night, I watched Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero