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Jan 13, 2016 10:47 am

Nick Diaz makes an announcement following NSAC hearing

It was a breath of fresh air after the Nevada State Athletic Commission came to a settlement on Nick Diaz’s suspension and fine on Tuesday. The commission who previously had a five-year suspension and $165,000 fine slapped on Diaz for testing positive for Marijuana in the state for the third time reduced the penalties on...

Jan 13, 2016 10:20 am

PHOTO | The first time Alexander Gustafsson and Jon Jones met

Back in 2013 Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson put on one of the greatest fights in UFC history at UFC 165 when the pair fought to a controversial decision that saw Jones retain the UFC light heavyweight championship. Prior to that however, the pair were featured as guests of honor at Legend Fight Show, where...

Jan 13, 2016 10:01 am

WATCH! #WCW Arianny Celeste reveals behind the scenes footage on Snapchat

If you’re a big fan of UFC Octagon Girl Arianny Celeste and you aren’t following her on Snapchat, you are simply missing out. Celeste who has graced the Octagon throughout some of the biggest fights in the UFC is a fan favorite, and it isn’t tough to figure out why. Here is a short recap...

Jan 13, 2016 8:37 am

Jon Jones: Brother – NFL New England Patriots star {overdosed}

Brother of UFC star Jon “Bones” Jones was taken into Norwood hospital Sunday morning for a medical emergency. It wan’t until today have more sources come forward indicating that the emergency turned out to be an apparent drug overdose. The Boston Herald received a copy of the dispatch records: Jones arrived at the police station...

Jan 13, 2016 8:04 am

WATCH! Robin Black breaks down Cruz vs. Dillashaw

Sunday night’s ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ main event between Dominick Cruz and TJ Dillashaw for the UFC bantamweight championship is arguably the single most highly anticipated bantamweight fight in the history of the UFC. Ahead of the bout, Robin Black broke down both fighter’s styles, and what both men will be looking to do in...

Jan 13, 2016 7:52 am

MUST SEE! Dominick Cruz talks heartbreaking setbacks to return to Octagon

Dominick Cruz’s successful return to the Octagon against Takeya Mizugaki back at UFC 178 came after a long period of struggling. Cruz returned from a nearly 3 year absence from the Octagon without missing a beat. With the win over Mizugaki, Cruz was in a position to challenge TJ Dillashaw for the bantamweight championship>. On...

Jan 13, 2016 7:23 am

WATCH! TJ Dillashaw sheds new light on departure from Team Alpha Male

Going into TJ Dillashaw’s fight with Dominick Cruz on Sunday at ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ many are wondering how Dillashaw will look in his first fight since officially moving his training camp to Colorado. While Dillashaw’s departure from Team Alpha Male was certainly a public one, there are still a lot of questions that people...

Jan 13, 2016 7:08 am

WATCH! Scrum after Nick Diaz’s suspension was reduced

Yesterday news broke that Nick Diaz and the Nevada State Athletic Commission had reached a settlement in regards to his 5 year suspension for marijuana. The terms of the settlement were that Diaz would be retroactively suspended 18 months, and would pay a $100,000 fine. Given the date of his past fight, his suspension will...

Jan 13, 2016 6:54 am

Video: Jon Jones is a MONSTER at 230!

Looks Like Jon “Bones” Jones is back in some serious training looking good at 230 lbs.   Jones hasn’t been on Twitter giving the champ Daniel Cormier a hard time recently, but rest assure we all know Jones won’t stay quiet for long. Enjoy the video.

Jan 12, 2016 6:05 pm

Exclusive Video | Luke Rockhold gets fluid drained from elbow *GRAPHIC*

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Jan 12, 2016 12:43 pm

Tough Guy Tuesday: Gino Odjick

In this week’s segment of “Tough Guy Tuesday” we feature former National Hockey League enforcer Gino Odjick. Gino Odjick began his NHL career with the Vancouver Canucks during the 1990-1991 season. Odjick would play eight seasons with the Canucks, where he managed to tally 46 goals, this while protecting Vancouver’s star sniper Pavel Bure. Gino...

Jan 12, 2016 11:42 am

RARE FOOTAGE of Jon Jones offering to help Anderson Silva Knockout Nick Diaz!

Jon “Bones” Jones is seen in this video after defending his title against Daniel “DC” Cormier at UFC 182.   The following UFC event featured Anderson Siva vs Nick Diaz.   The UFC 183 main-event was later turned into a NC after both fighters tested positive for banned substances. Check out Jones in this video...

Jan 12, 2016 10:58 am

Video: Jon Jones flips Holly Holm: Cheers for the Champ!

There is plenty to cheer about when your Holly Holm.   The champ is looking good doing her routine signature flip here in “gymnastics” practice. Holm is set to get ready for her title bout with#2 Miesha Tate at UFC 197 in March.  How will the champ respond to a completely different match-up with Tate...

Jan 12, 2016 10:04 am

BREAKING: Nick Diaz eligible to fight August 1st

It was expected that the NSAC would give their final ruling on their settlement talks with Nick Diaz today during their hearing, and they delivered! Ariel Helwani is reporting that Diaz’s suspension has been shortened to 18 months, and his fine had been reduced to $100,000. Given the reduced suspension, Diaz is eligible to fight...

Jan 12, 2016 9:42 am

MUST SEE! Muhammad Ali competes in mixed-rules fight

Nearly everyone is familiar with Boxing icon Muhammad Ali, however not many know that Ali competed in a mixed-rules fight with Antonio Inoki back in 1976. The fight was the first of its kind, with Ali opting to wear boxing gloves, while Inoki went into the fight bare-knuckled in order to use his grappling. The...

Jan 12, 2016 9:27 am

Video: Anthony “Showtime” Pettis behind the scenes 2016 – Insane Training

“Showtime” is less than a week away from stepping into the octagon against former Bellator champ Eddie Alvarez.  The co-main event has huge title implications for Anthony Pettis if he wants to see a LW title bout this year. Check out the amazing kicks and technique that the #1 LW in the world has to...

Jan 12, 2016 8:42 am

WATCH! Travis Browne breaks down his favorite techniques

Ahead of Travis Browne’s highly anticipated heavyweight showdown with Matt Mitrione Sunday night in Boston, ‘Hapa’ breaks down his signature techniques. Browne is coming off a tough loss to Andrei Arlovski back at UFC 187 in one of the most memorable fights in heavyweight history. He will be looking to return to the win column...

Jan 12, 2016 8:34 am

WATCH! Warrior Code – TJ Dillashaw

As we prepare ourselves for TJ Dillashaw’s highly anticipated title fight against Dominick Cruz on Sunday night in Boston in less than a week, take a look at this ‘Warrior Code’ video courtesy of the UFC. Dillashaw certainly looks at himself as a martial artist, however his coach Duane Ludwig certainly believes that Dominick Cruz...

Jan 12, 2016 7:37 am

Video: Have a NSAC hearing today? -The Best of Nick Diaz-

Today is the day we find out what the Nevada State Athletic Commission will be giving Nate Diaz for for testing positive for marijuana last year. Will the NSAC be lenient in their decision with Diaz after the #freenickdiaz movement took the fight to the White House? We’ll fill you in the decision when the...

Jan 12, 2016 6:57 am

Video: Mickey Gall talks CM Punk callout and more – Be prepared Punk

The ‘CM Punk Experiment’ looks like it’s ever so slightly creeping toward a fight in the future.  One thing for certain, we have an opponent who’s ready and willing to get in the octagon with the WWE star turned MMA fighter. Check out the interview with Gall and the journey small town cage fighter to...

Jan 11, 2016 5:27 pm

Freak Show Video: TOP 10 Freak Show Fights in MMA

The title pretty much sums it up for this carnival exhibit of a video.   Entertainment overseas has brought some of the craziest MMA fighting around. Check out these wild and curiously entertaining match-ups that have some scratching their head and while others are left begging for more. Enjoy the video.