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Oct 17, 2014 5:01 am

Stann discusses the difficult topic of PED’s in MMA

Former UFC fighter Brian Stann, who is now a commentator and analyst for the UFC, weighed in on the topic of PEDs recently. Stann has never been one to shy away from giving his opinion on PEDs, taking a firm stance against them, and even Tweeting after UFC Macau: Bisping vs. Le, where many suspected...

Oct 16, 2014 5:14 pm

Bobby Green Stands For Peace, Puts Himself In Harms Way To Better City Streets

  Southern California is by most accounts a paradise. But for many, on the outskirts of the beach, it can be a war zone plagued with gang violence, rarely spoke of, or even reported on. Bobby Green is standing up and fighting for what’s right, even if it means paying the ultimate price. Green is...

Oct 16, 2014 4:55 pm

War Machine Found Unresponsive Following Attempted Suicide In Jail

According to numerous reports, former MMA fighter War Machine attempted suicide today while jailed in Las Vegas. The former UFC and Bellator star tried to hang himself, and was found unresponsive this morning in his jail cell. TMZ has the scoop: The officer went into the cell and found the ex-MMA fighter had a piece...

Oct 16, 2014 4:48 pm

MMA At Hogwarts?

Look out Harry Potter, Quidditch is about to be on the back burner. According to reports coming out of the U.K., the Duchess of Northumberland is looking to put on cage fights beside her garden at Alnwick Castle. The Castle, is most commonly known as Harry Potter’s school of Witchcraft and Wizardry, but in real life...

Oct 16, 2014 4:35 pm

Siver: I want to fight McGregor, I can knock him out’

“Of course he knows that Conor McGregor is there now. He seems to be a good fighter. He has seen the videos and knows what McGregor says about the guys. McGregor has a difficult style that is hard to know what is going on but he would, of course, take this fight. He would very...

Oct 16, 2014 4:26 pm

“If The UFC Is Smart” They Won’t Make McGregor Fight Mendes

“If the UFC is smart, if Dana [White] is smart, they will not put him in with a guy like me. There are multiple guys that will beat this guy in the division. I think I would kill him. All of these guys that are strong wrestlers that can take a punch and keep coming...

Oct 16, 2014 4:03 pm

“Cupcake” Ready To Make A Statement Over The Next 3 Years

“I don’t know if I’ll still be fighting five years from now. I know I want to make a statement in the next 2-3 years. I would love to earn another fight with Ronda Rousey again. She’s the best in the world and as a competitor you want to go up against the best. She’s...

Oct 16, 2014 3:41 pm

POSTPONED! War Machine Legal Team Seeking Plea Deal

Both victims in the recent War Machine beatings, including adult actress Christy Mack, were due in court tomorrow to testify on behalf of the prosecution. However, War Machines legal team lobbied court officials for a postponement today, in hopes of extending their negotiations for a plea deal. Las Vegas Justice of the Peace Melanie Tobiasson...

Oct 16, 2014 3:30 pm

Bethe responds To Tate: ‘Bring your mouthpiece’

“Everyone knows I want to be the champion. And fight the champion is something I’ve looked for, something I worked to get. I have no idea why Tate decided to appear in this history. But everyone knows me and knows how I am, I never back away from a fight, I am Bethe Correia. I...

Oct 16, 2014 2:44 pm

Overeem: ‘Fight with Struve going to be fireworks’

“(Fighting again right away) works best because everything is still fresh, so I’m thankful that I’m in there again soon. It was also a weird loss – I got clipped, boom and it’s over. There’s no damage or anything really that goes on, so for me it’s a good chance to redeem myself. I don’t...

Oct 16, 2014 2:19 pm

Shogun: ‘Stop Fighting? That makes no sense’

“It (retirement) never really crossed my mind. Much to the contrary, I was always planning on continuing to fight. If I’m the guy going in there fighting and I’m happy doing it and the UFC is the promotion that hires and promotes my fights and they are happy with having me on the show, then...

Oct 16, 2014 1:52 pm

Ian McCall and Ali Bag Engage In Twitter Beef

Former flyweight title challengers, Ian McCall and Ali Bagautinov have engaged in an internet tussle. One, Ali says, he can finish in the cage, even without PED’s. Here’s the exchange: @AliPuncherKing @johnlineker @danawhite @ufc hows vacation treating you? Do you really wanna play this game? Ill give you one chance to stop — Ian McCall...

Oct 16, 2014 1:42 pm

UFC champ Chris Weidman helps 92-year-old neighbor in trouble

UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman recently helped out his 92-year-old neighbor in a big way. Weidman was on his way to pick up a training partner from LaGuardia Airport on a rainy Thursday morning when he heard what sounded like “an animal dying.” Chris saw a figure two houses down and assumed he was watching...

Oct 16, 2014 1:16 pm

Mendes: ‘I believe I can finish Jose Aldo’

“I think I’ve caught up and passed him up. I truly believe this is my time. We’ve seen his reign for a while, but I’ve studied him, I’ve fought him. I truly believe it’s my turn.” “I truly believe that I can (finish him). I know I hit hard. I’m fast and I’m powerful. If...

Oct 16, 2014 1:14 pm

Urijah Faber vs. Francisco Rivera set for UFC 181 in Las Vegas

Urijah Faber (31-7 MMA, 7-3 UFC) will return to the octagon this December when he faces Francisco Rivera (10-3 MMA, 3-2 UFC) at UFC 181 in Las Vegas. UFC officials announced the booking on Wednesday evening. Perennial UFC bantamweight contender, Urijah Faber, has won 6 of his past 8 octagon bouts, with both of his...

Oct 16, 2014 1:07 pm

Pettis: ‘I have to remind everyone who I am’

“I gotta go out there and remind everybody of who I am.” “Gil’s a tough opponent. He’s one of those guys that just goes out there and likes to fight. You saw him in the Diego Sanchez fight throwing bombs, the Ben Henderson fight went five rounds – but that’s the thing for me, I...

Oct 16, 2014 12:58 pm

Renan Barao returns against Mitch Gagnon at UFC Fight Night 58

Former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao (32-2 MMA, 7-1 UFC) will return to the octagon this December when he meets Mitch Gagnon (12-2 MMA, 4-1 UFC) at “UFC Fight Night 58” in Brazil. Renan Barao will return to the octagon for the first time since losing his strap to T.J. Dillashaw at May’s UFC 173...

Oct 16, 2014 12:57 pm

QUICK TWITT | Contenders Respond To McGregor Callout

Yesterday, Irish Mixed Martial Arts Mega-Star, Conor McGregor put the entire UFC featherweight division on notice, and called for his 145-pound fighting peers to give up their women and kiss his feet. Two worthy adversaries responded: Am I the only one that thinks a fighter wanting another fighter to kiss all of his toes is...

Oct 16, 2014 12:40 pm

‘UFC 180: Velasquez vs. Werdum’ Hits Theaters Nationwide

UFC returns to movie theaters nationwide on Sat., Nov. 15 at 10:00 p.m. ET / 7:00 p.m. PT, as Fathom Events and UFC bring UFC 180: VELASQUEZ vs. WERDUM, the UFC’s first-ever event in Mexico, to the big screen. Fans will have a front-row Octagon view of all the action when heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez...

Oct 16, 2014 12:02 pm

PHOTO | Bryan Caraway Mauled By Police Dogs

Top UFC bantamweight fighter, Bryan Caraway recently volunteered as a K-9 decoy, and he plans on doing it again! Loading Got to work with the LVMPD today as a k9 decoy! I will also be volunteering for the LVMPD 24th annual k9 event at the Orleans hotel/casino this Sunday Oct 19th here in Vegas, free...

Oct 15, 2014 4:52 pm

Mayweather Takes Home Millions On NFL Betting

The world’s most paid athlete, Floyd Mayweather Jr. continues to grow his fortune with large money wagers on football. Check out his take: Loading Before I went on a 2-week vacation, I bet $720,000.00 and I walked away with $1,405,714.28. When you’re betting on Andrew, it’s never Luck. CG Technology takes all bets. www.themoneyteam.com View on...

Oct 15, 2014 4:27 pm

Louis Vuitton Selling Six-Figure Punching Bag, Plus Accessories

Who’s going to be the first to but this $175,000 punching bag? Our money’s on ‘Money’. New York Times Style Magazine has the scoop: For 118 years, Louis Vuitton has been embellishing everything from steamer trunks to cigar cases with its logo. But not until they enlisted the heavyweight designer Karl Lagerfeld did the house...

Oct 15, 2014 12:59 pm

Sonnen On PED Use: ‘I’m not going to apologize because I’m not sorry’

“People were saying, ‘why won’t he say he’s sorry?’ I’m not. I’m not going to apologize because I’m not sorry. I’m a consenting adult. I knew exactly what I was doing. This was a premeditated decision.” “Here’s the problem, is that it worked. The problem is, it helps. There’s a term out there, performance enhancing...

Oct 15, 2014 12:51 pm

Miesha Tate Wants To Throw Punches Until This Girl Falls Down

“I really want to fight Bethe Correia (pictured). She’s doing really well and she’s not afraid to engage in a fight. She’s undefeated and she has an exciting style of fighting. My last two opponents that I beat just wanted to grab a hold of me and take me to the ground. They did not...

Oct 15, 2014 12:47 pm

“The Reem” Finds Optimism Following 2-3 UFC Skid

“You put in the work and you come back. I’m 34 years old. If I would be injured, yes, maybe, but I still love what I do – I love working and improving. I’m an athlete, I’m a fighter, I’m a champion – this is what I do. I think there’s a couple different ways...

Oct 15, 2014 12:35 pm

Rick Story On How He Beat The Champ, Johny Hendricks

“He’s just a little bit more aggressive, he’s more confident with his punches, and that’s something you’ve got to be aware of. It’s definitely dangerous, especially getting hit by him. But, I’ve said it once, I was the only fighter to keep Johny backing up. And I really think that that’s the way you beat...