George Zimmerman-DMX celebrity boxing match called off

George Zimmerman was set to take on rapper DMX in a celebrity boxing match (AP photo)

February 10, 2014 3:05:44 AM PST
It's been called off.

The controversial George Zimmerman-DMX fight is no longer going to happen, CNN reports.

The boxing promoter behind the bout said he was tempted to go through with it for the money, but then he decided it wasn't worth it.

He released a statement, saying, "it was hurting too many people... I don't care how much money I could have made on this."

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