Early tallies show that last Saturday's Floyd Mayweather Jr.
fight will "exceed 1 million pay-per-view buys," which is "short of the 1.5 million buys for Mayweather's previous fight against Miguel Cotto
." It was Mayweather's first bout under the six-fight deal he signed with Showtime in March. Showtime Sports Exec VP & GM Stephen Espinoza
said that the "lack of a big-name opponent and Guerrero's arrest on gun charges in New York were factors in the fight not doing better" (AP, 5/10