According to Newsday, Boxing has been added to the bids of MSG and the Barclays Center for the Coliseum.
According to the article, Oscar De La Hoya and Bernard Hopkins will manage the boxing events at the Coliseum under the Barclays Center proposal. Brett Yormark, Barclays CEO and in charge of Islanders ticket sales, suite sales and marketing told Newsday that they hoped to have 4-6 big time boxing events at the Coliseum per year. The matches for the most part would be organized by De La Hoyas firm Golden Boy Promotions.
For more on this, check out the Newsday article below: