Archive: “bj Penn”

Nov 23, 2015 12:16 pm

Sage Northcutt vs Jon Jones for Most Impressive Squat!

This may not be a direct squat challenge between the the former lightweight champ Jon “Bones” Jones, but with the recent releases of “sneakpeeks” in the MMA gyms out there,  I thought I would share another squat video. 405lbs for the Northcutt. Like a wise man once said, “weights….they don’t lift back.” Well, he might...

Nov 22, 2015 3:11 pm

Cotto vs Alvarez Highlights: Champ says, “Now It’s My Era!” Is It a New Reign?

Las Vegas, NV at Mandalay Bay Events Center was host to the championship middleweight title. Born in Guadalajara-Jalisco Mexico, Saul Alvarez is a young champ with an impressive record who’s in the heart of his prime. With a professional boxing record of 46-1-1 with 32 of those wins by knockout. Oscar De La Hoya had...

Nov 21, 2015 2:25 pm

“Scarface” Vows to Get Snitch!

By Joe “JD” David Rumors tend to get out of control when “all eyes” are on you, going into what some analysts and spectators alike view as one of the largest UFC fights to date. Jose Aldo Jr was a “no show” due to a rib injury in July, two weeks before fight night. The X-factor?...

Jul 14, 2015 2:08 pm

BJ Penn has kind words for injured featherweight champion Jose Aldo

Former two-division UFC champion and recent UFC Hall Of Fame inductee, B.J. Penn, was happy that current UFC featherweight champion and former training partner Jose Aldo decided not to fight while injured at this past weekend’s UFC 189 event in Las Vegas. “The Prodigy” told reporters at the UFC Fan Expo that he had no...

Nov 10, 2014 9:08 pm

Latest on Kilauea lava flow threat as of Monday, November 10 at 12:00 p.m.

Our partner site, BJ Penn Hawaii News received the latest update from the Hawaii County Civil Defense. The first home in Pahoa town has been burned due to the lava flow coming in to contact with the residential structure. The Hawaii County Civil Defense stated Monday, November 10, 2014: “This is an eruption and lava...

Nov 3, 2014 10:30 am

.GIF | Hilarious Victory Dance From Jens Pulver

To start off your Monday take a look back at this hilarious .gif of our friend Jens Pulver celebrating his win over Eric Hibler from WEF 9 in 2000. .GIF courtesy of The UnderGround.

Nov 3, 2014 7:50 am Radio With Neil Magny, Garry Tonon, & Leslie Smith

Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream This weeks show is brought to you by Prodigy Gear & All Hawaii Clothing. You can purchase some of the best gear out and show your support for one of the best Mixed Martial Artists of all time at What are you waiting for, get over to the...

Sep 26, 2014 6:46 am

Coach: McGregor will be the GOAT, and a two-three division champion

John Kavanagh, coach of featherweight contender Conor McGregor, recently did an interview with Ireland’s SevereMMA. In the interview, Kavanagh predicts that Conor will be able to finish his opponent Dustin Poirier rather easily at this weekend’s UFC 178 event in Las Vegas: “It’s a little bit difficult to call this one, but I can see...

Aug 13, 2014 6:13 pm

BJ Penn Completes The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Former UFC champ, BJ ‘The Prodigy’ Penn is the latest UFC fighter to complete the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Penn nominates RVCA Founder Pat Tenore, Hawaii Governor Neil Abercrombie,’s Pedro Carrasco and UFC GYM BJ PENN’s Scott Junk. The ALS ice bucket challenge is for ALS awareness. Here’s more: About ALS: amyotrophic lateral sclerosis...

Aug 13, 2014 7:52 am

.gif | Ronda Rousey Throws BJ Penn While Training

People tend to doubt Ronda Rousey’s skills despite her Olympic bronze medal, and her flawless professional MMA record. However in the .gif below we can see Ronda using her Judo skills to land a throw on our very own BJ Penn. Check it out: Clip taken from Nick “The Tooth’s” Fightland feature. (Find that HERE)

Aug 6, 2014 5:20 pm

One Month Removed; Penn Breaks his Silence

It’s been exactly one month since we saw The Prodigy “SCRAP” for the last time inside the famed UFC octagon, that same octagon in which he helped build. The fight, Penn’s third battle against fellow former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar, was what many are calling his worst performance to-date. And for the first time...

Aug 4, 2014 10:34 am

An In-Depth Cinematic Look At The TUF 19 Finale

Last month the TUF 19 finale took place, where Eddie Grodon and Corey Anderson were crowned the TUF 19 winners. In the main event we saw our very own BJ Penn fight in the Octagon for the last time against Frankie Edgar. You can rewatch all the action from a spectacular cinematic viewpoint below courtesy...

Aug 2, 2014 10:12 am

PHOTO | Urijah Faber, Gunnar Nelson & BJ Penn Train

During UFC Fight Night Dublin, Urijah Faber was hit with a revelation… He’s trained with Gunnar Nelson before. Prior to fight night, he had no clue. The Caption Reads, Thought so. Hair & beard threw me off. @bjpenn @gunninelson @ufc @joelauzon

Jul 24, 2014 9:49 pm

BJ Penn 6th Most Played EA UFC Video Game Character – See The Top 10 Here

After a month of active gameplay, the recently launched EA UFC Video game has some fun stats. After polling more than 65 million games played by gamers around the globe, EA gaming officials have compiled a top 10 most played fighters in the game. Check it: 1. Bruce Lee (3.41 million) 2. Jon Jones (3.40...

Jul 15, 2014 4:44 pm

Matt Serra Understands How BJ Penn Felt Before Edgar Fight

Former welterweight champion Matt Serra spoke with MMAJunkie Radio about BJ Penn’s retirement and how he understands why the Octagon drew Penn back in for one more fight. “I know why it’s hard to walk away from the game,” Serra told MMAjunkie Radio a few days after cornering UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman in his...

Jul 14, 2014 5:59 pm

A Look Back at B.J. Penn’s Amazing Mixed Martial Arts Career

Former UFC lightweight & welterweight champion B.J. Penn retired from the sport of mixed martial arts, this following his third career loss to Frankie Edgar, which he suffered on July 6th at the TUF 19 Finale in Las Vegas. It was a disappointing end to what was an incredible mixed martial arts career for the...