Andre Ward is not the type to dwell on the opinions of others.Ward shrugs when he hears critics call his fighting style too safe. He never flinched when the boxing public wanted him to drop his long legal battle with his former promoter so he could return to the ring.The former super middleweight champion always has a game plan and doesn’t care if anyone agrees with it. But there’s one belief Ward wants everyone to concur with — that he belongs atop the mythical best pound-for-pound list.Like a devoted man on his wedding day, Ward said the words “I do” four times when asked if he cares about being regarded as the best pound-for-pound fighter on the planet.“This is… Next »

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