Mar 15, 2013

Golden Boy Promotions Announces Second Boxing Series Event At The BB&T; Center On Saturday, June 1 Featuring Special Guest Appearance by Tommy “The Hitman” Hearns

SUNRISE, Fla. – Golden Boy Promotions and Sunrise Sports & Entertainment announced today the second Golden Boy Boxing Series event is set for Saturday, June 1 at the BB&T Center featuring a world class FOX Sports Networks, FOX Deportes and FUEL TV televised doubleheader with a special guest appearance by former World Champion Tommy “The Hitman” Hearns.

Tickets for the June 1 event are on sale now at all Ticketmaster outlets, charge by phone (800-745-3000), at www.ticketmaster.com <http://www.ticketmaster.com> and the BB&T Center box office.

In addition to the June 1 event, the BB&T Center and Golden Boy Promotions will host additional live boxing events on Oct. 12, 2013 and Jan. 14, 2014. Fight fans can purchase annual subscriptions for the three remaining events inclusive of VIP seating and boxing legend meet and greets by calling 954-835-CLUB.

Sunrise Sports & Entertainment is the premier company of its kind in South Florida. Florida Panthers social media is powered by Ford. Follow us on Twitter <http://twitter.com/flapanthers> and Facebook <http://www.facebook.com/FloridaPanthers> . Home to the Florida Panthers Hockey Club and internationally recognized concerts and events, the Broward County-owned BB&T Center is one of the top ranked venues of its kind in the world.

Los Angeles-based Golden Boy Promotions was established in 2002 by Oscar de la Hoya, the first Hispanic to own a national boxing promotional company. In 2007, in its fifth year of promoting, Golden Boy Promotions set a record by selling over 2.5 million in pay-per-view homes in a single night. Also in 2007, Golden Boy Promotions established the record for highest grossing pay-per-view homes in a single year with more than 4 million total. Golden Boy Promotions is one of boxing’s most active and respected promoters, presenting shows in packed venues around the United States on networks such as HBO, SHOWTIME, TeleFutura, FOX Sports Net and FOX Deportes.

For more information on Golden Boy Promotions, visit www.goldenboypromotions.com follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/GoldenBoyBoxing, visit us on Facebook at Golden Boy Facebook Page.