Taking a quick break from training for the upcoming fight of the year, Kovalev vs. Ward on Nov. 19 at T-Mobile Arena, Two-Time World Champion Andre Ward attended Thursday’s Golden State Warriors vs. Oklahoma City Thunder game. Ward was courtside to cheer on his hometown Warriors, including fellow Roc Nation Sports athlete Kevin Durant and fight enthusiasts, Steph Curry and Draymond Green.
Ward took over Bleacher Report’s snapchat and also appeared on the national TNT broadcast, discussing not only his upcoming mega fight but his love for the Warriors, Bay Area, and the crossover between basketball and boxing.
Kovalev vs. Ward “Pound For Pound”, a 12-round mega-fight for the WBO/IBF/WBA light heavyweight title at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, is presented by Main Events, Roc Nation Sports, Krusher Promotions and Andre Ward Promotions and is sponsored by the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino, Corona Extra, Zappos, JetLux and Monster Products. The championship event will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View® beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT. Tickets are available on axs.com and the T-Mobile Arena box office.
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