TSL Presents: On The Throne With King Mo, Episode 5, Featuring Lamont Peterson

This week King Mo and I talk with boxer Lamont Peterson and his trainer/teacher Barry Hunter of Headbangerz in Washington, D.C.

Lamont discusses his recent controversial majority decision loss to Danny Swift Garcia and how it has drastically affected his look on the sport of boxing. Peterson discusses the negative parts of the industry and how he hopes his trials and tribulations can inspire others trying to reach his plateau of greatness.

Barry Hunter, who prefers to be called a teacher over the litany of others who use the term “coach”, is very vocal in his thoughts on the decision. Hunter also talks about the reform needed in the refereeing and judging training,

This is an EXCLUSIVE inside look into the minds of combat sports (Power Sports, as we at TSL call them) athletes where they talk to each other across the fight disciplines. MMA meets boxing; a first and a crossover that you’ll only find at The Shadow League.

Rhett Butler is a Boxing Writer Association of America Journalist, Play-By-Play Commentator, Combat Sports Insider, and Former Mixed Martial Arts and Boxing Promoter. The New York City native honed his skills at various news outlets including but not limited to: TIME Magazine, Money Magazine, CNN's Wolf Blitzer Reports, and more. RhettĀ hosts the PRITTY Left Hook podcast, a polarizing combat sports insider's take featuring the world's biggest names.