1. Canadian MMA Landscape Could Change Today - Updated!

    While the upcoming Olympics and the on-ice activities of the Canucks consistently garner the biggest headlines in the Vancouver sports scene, there could be a very important little story tucked away in the Sports pages tomorrow morning...

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  2. WEC 45: Wickedly Exciting Carnage

    This Saturday at The Pearl at The Palms in Las Vegas, Nevada, the WEC goes live-to-air on Versus. For those who are somehow still unaware or uninterested in the WEC, give your head a shake...

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  3. MMA Favorites: My 200th B/R Article

    Being that I post a bazillion articles a day, I realized that in the 199 that have come before this one, not once have I delved into a list of my fighting favorites...

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  4. UFC 107: 10 Things We Learned Last Night

    1. Best. Lightweight. Ever. If there was ever any doubt (and there shouldn't have been, in all honesty), BJ Penn made it abundantly clear within the first 45 seconds of his fight with Diego ...

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  5. You Call Yourself an MMA Fan?

    Why a photo of Michael Clarke Duncan? In addition to being a monster of a man whom I can see posing the titular question in his grumpiest bass, MCD has been a regular presence cageside for the UFC for quite some time...

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  6. UFC 107 Punch Drunk Predictions

    The weekend is finally here and a great card of fights is before us, meaning another round of Punch Drunk Predictions are ready to go...

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  7. UFC 107 Fight Week Preview: BJ Penn vs. Diego Sanchez

    As great as watching Rampage and Rashad settle their differences Saturday night would have been, the headlining act for UFC 107 is actually a better fight, as Lightweight champion BJ Penn defends his belt against Diego Sanchez...

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  8. UFC 107 Creature vs. Creature: Stefan Struve Is Too Tall To Headhunt

    UFC 107 hits Memphis, Tenn., tomorrow night for what was supposed to be a Quinton "Rampage" Jackson homecoming. Of course, we all know what happened next.....

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  9. Fight Week Previews: Frank Mir vs. Cheick Kongo and More

    For all the mediocre cards we've suffered through over the last couple of months, UFC 107 takes to the Octagon this weekend in an effort to make up for things...

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  10. UFC 107 Fight Week Previews: The Prelims

    Can I just say how much day jobs suck? Always interfering with what I want to do... Thankfully, Saturdays don't fall into my work schedule, which means I'll be seated in front of a television ...

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  11. 10 Things We Learned from the TUF 10 Finale

    1. Roy Nelson, Ultimate Fighter "Big Country" was the big favorite heading in to Season 10 and made all those who were betting the chalk come away winners, as the former IFL champion knocked ...

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  12. TUF 10 Finale Punch Drunk Predictions

    We've hit you with all the previews and breakdowns and analysis imaginable, meaning the only thing left on the schedule is taking the plunge and making some picks...

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  13. Fight Week Previews: TUF 10 Finale, Part III

    We've covered the undercard and we've covered the co-main events, now the time has come to turn our attention to the fights featuring the cast of The Ultimate Fighter. First up, a Kimbo rant...

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  14. Creature vs. Creature: No "Bones" About It, Jones Will Win

    Returning to action on the Creature vs. Creature feature with my colleague Robert Gardner . If this is your first time checking out a CvC piece, here is how it works: Pick a fight. Pick a fighter...

    E. Spencer Kyte Written by E. Spencer Kyte about 5 years ago 241 reads 4 comments

  15. Fight Week Previews: TUF 10 Finale, Part II

    Yesterday we tackled the three undercard bouts and tomorrow we'll talk about everything involving the cast of Season 10...

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  16. Comcast To Buy NBC: Somewhere, Dana White Is Smiling

    See that chair Dana White is sitting in? Feel free to consider it the "Driver's Seat," because with the impending acquisition of NBC Universal by Comcast , the network television deal the UFC ...

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  17. Fight Week Previews: TUF 10 Finale, Part I

    My apologies for being gone for so long. I know you've missed me. Quick and painful version: I had to get a real job, and it starts at five o'clock in the morning, so coming home and writing went on the back burner for a couple days...

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  18. Strikeforce Signing Bonanza: Three Fighters and One Canadian TV Deal

    The phones must have been ringing off the hook these last couple of days at the Strikeforce offices, as the San Jose-based Mixed Martial Arts promotion announced a slew of signings and a television deal that will see the Dec...

    E. Spencer Kyte Written by E. Spencer Kyte about 5 years ago 709 reads 9 comments

  19. Junie Browning's Saturday Night: Win a Fight, Insult the Fans

    Last night at MMA Big Show: Onslaught, former UFC lightweight and TUF firecracker Junie Browning (4-1) forced Steve Cornwell (1-1) to tap via triangle choke just beyond the three minute mark of the first round...

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  20. Armageddon Is Coming: An Interview with AFC President Darren Owen

    Darren Owen's long-time dream became a reality this past August, as Armageddon Fighting Championships (AFC) held its first event in Victoria, B.C...

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  21. November MMA Pound-for-Pound Rankings: Classic David Bowie

    The November installment of the Pound-for-Pound rankings deliver a whole lot of ch-ch-changes... Injury and illness has bumped Brock Lesnar from the list for the time being, much to the adulation ...

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  22. My Subjective Decision is Better: Opinions Abound on MMA Judging

    Quick question: Who is getting the better of this exchange? The fact of the matter is that there is no definitive answer and getting three people to agree certainly wouldn't be the easiest task of the day...

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  23. UFC 106: 10 Things We Learned Last Night

    1. Best Entrance Music Ever Before breaking down the fights, let's get one thing clear: the choice of "Tubthumping" by Chumbawamba as Forrest Griffin's entrance song was awesome...

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  24. UFC 106 Punch Drunk Predictions

    In the words of Bruce Buffer, "Iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiit's (big inhale) TIIIIMMMMEEEE!"UFC 106 is upon us and despite numerous injuries, illnesses and last minute decisions, this is still a pretty solid ...

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  25. Creature vs. Creature: How Josh Koscheck Can Beat Anthony Johnson

    Another event, another installment of Creature vs. Creature courtesy of yours truly and my partner-in-crime, Robert Gardner...

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