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Mar 25, 2015 9:13 pm

Nick Diaz Retains Law Firm To Defend Against NSAC’s Weed Charges

UFC welterweight/middleweight/moneyweight fighter Nick Diaz is apparently not going to rollover for the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Instead, the three-time cannabis violator has retained the New York based, Seham, Seham, Meltz & Petersen, LLP, a firm which claims to provide representation in all aspects of Labor & Employment Law, Transportation, Energy, Real Estate, Corporate, Family...

Mar 25, 2015 9:02 pm

White Says McGregor-Aldo Promotional Price Tag Largest In UFC History

  In the midst of their 12-day UFC 189 world-tour, UFC President Dana White confirmed, while in Los Angeles, that his company has spent more money promoting the McGregor vs. Aldo fight, than any other fight in history. He explains: “I think this is the biggest fight of the year. When you have a fight...

Mar 25, 2015 8:57 pm

Conor McGregor: “It’s the McGregor Division”

“It’s the McGregor division. Before I came along, the featherweight division fights were in the prelims, now guys in the top 15 are headlining the cards because me.” During Wednesday’s UFC Tonight, Conor McGregor renamed the UFC’s featherweight division, and explained why he thinks he’s going to beat Jose Aldo. (Replay Here) Here’s more: Conor...

Mar 25, 2015 8:51 pm

Chris Weidman: “I’m going to dominate Vitor Belfort”

Chris Weidman discusses his upcoming bout with Vitor Belfort, fighting ring rust from injury and more. Weidman on MMA getting legalized in New York: “There are two things I envisioned when I got into this sport. Winning the belt and fighting in Madison Square Garden.”   Weidman on if he’s frustrated by the delays with...

Mar 25, 2015 8:47 pm

Ronda Rousey: “I’ll win in the most exciting way possible.””

Ronda Rousey and Bethe Correia discuss their upcoming bout at UFC 190. Ronda Rousey on what she expects from the Brazilian crowd: “I try not to have too many expectations. Brazilians are the most passionate crowds I’ve ever fought in front of. I feed off the energy. I’ve always done the best in Brazil. I...

Mar 25, 2015 2:51 pm

ODDS! Mayweather Slight Favorite Over Pacquiao

Vegas oddsmakers have Floyd Mayweather pegged as the betting favorite, leading into the May 2 mega-fight against Manny Pacquiao, and rightfully so. However, with less than two-months until fight time, he’s not heavily favored by any stretch. Sports Bet Book, Bovada has it: BJPENN.COM, YOUR HOME FOR MAYWEATHER VS PACQUIAO COVERAGE.

Mar 25, 2015 2:45 pm

Lesnar: ‘Fertitta offered up double, but UFC return like a bad dream’

“Lorenzo said to me, ‘Can we sharpen our pencil? Can we double it’. I said, ‘It’s not about that. I’m calling you to tell you where my heart is, and it’s not about the money.’ I’ve been a barbarian my whole life. I’m just a smarter barbarian now. Evolution, you know? I tried to picture...

Mar 25, 2015 1:07 pm

Renan Barao Accuses Dillashaw Of “Running” From Him

“I only have one thing to say at this moment: Dillashaw, you can run, but you can’t hide. Your time will come and you will have to do everything you say you’re going to do, without running, or I’ll make you swallow your own words. I will be waiting.” Taking to his Instagram, former UFC...

Mar 25, 2015 1:01 pm

UFC Champion TJ Dillashaw — “I Apologize”

Yesterday, UFC President Dana White announced that the pending title fight between TJ Dillashaw and Renan Barao is off, due to a Dillashaw injury. It’s an unfortunate setback for the division, and the fight card, as it lost the main event. The champion, TJ Dillashaw took to his instagram once news broke. Check it: First...

Mar 25, 2015 12:22 pm

Aldo: “This is the hugest fight of all time”

“It’s great to have a joker like him that calls the attention of all the public to the division. So yeah, this is one of the things that I admire on him. I try not to get close to him, because he’s not a friend of mine. But this is my job. But especially with...

Mar 25, 2015 12:17 pm

Felice On VanZant Scrap — ‘I beat her anywhere the fight goes’

“I think the only thing predictable about me is that I can beat her anywhere the fight goes. I know I’m a better striker than her, I know I’m a better wrestler than her, I know I’m better on the ground than her, I know I’m physically stronger than her, I know I have more experience...

Mar 25, 2015 11:01 am

Joe Rogan — ‘I will not support Metamoris’

It has recently come out that the Metamoris grappling promotion is inking their athletes to exclusive deals. In short, what they are trying to do is become the UFC of Submission Grappling, and limit their athletes to only compete within their network. One of the promotion’s biggest stars has spoken out against their new contract...

Mar 25, 2015 10:36 am

Floyd Mayweather Tees Off On Sparring Partner

A video posted by BAD (@badmedina) on Mar 24, 2015 at 8:32pm PDT Ahead of his super-fight against Manny Pacquiao, Floyd Mayweather shows us a bit of sparring from inside his training camp. Caption: @floydmayweather Sparring in Training Camp. BJPENN.COM, YOUR HOME FOR MAYWEATHER VS PACQUIAO COVERAGE.

Mar 25, 2015 5:44 am

Gastelum moves up to middleweight, faces Marquardt at UFC 188

Kelvin Gastelum (10-1 MMA, 5-1 UFC) is returning to the UFC’s middleweight division! “The Ultimate Fighter” Season 17 winner had missed the welterweight limit of 170-pounds in two of his past three fights, prompting the decision. In his return to middleweight, Gastelum will square off with former title challenger Nate Marquardt (33-14-2 MMA) at June’s...