How does one of the premier boxing trainers get involved in broadcasting?

For HBO commentator Emanuel Steward, filling in for a conflicted Roy Jones one night turned into a broadcasting career.

Roy Jones was scheduled to broadcast,” Steward said. “He had a fighter on the card and he said he didn’t want to broadcast so they asked me and I filled in for him that night.”

The rest is history as Steward has gone on to split his time between HBO and training the likes of Wladimir Klitschko and Miguel Cotto.

Steward chatted with SportsNewser prior to Saturday’s HBO pay-per-view between Manny Pacquiao and Antonio Margarito. Read more