1. UFC Donates $1M, Pledges Ongoing Support for Fighter Brain Health Study

    The UFC will give $1 million to the Cleveland Clinic's Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas as part of a continuing commitment to supporting the center's Professional Fighters Brain Health Study...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 hours ago 89 reads 1 comments

  2. Jared Rosholt Apparently Trying to Become UFC's Least-Popular Fighter

    Jared Rosholt is making a name for himself. A rising fighter in the UFC's talent-starved heavyweight division, Rosholt is 14-2 as a pro in MMA , including 6-1 since joining the UFC in 2013...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 hours ago 2,048 reads 3 comments

  3. Chael Sonnen: I'm a 'Huge Supporter' of Donald Trump's Presidential Campaign

    Donald Trump apparently has the MMA vote locked up. Retired UFC fighter, current MMA commentator and notoriously enthusiastic trash talker Chael Sonnen has thrown his weight behind Trump's campaign for the Republican presidential nomination...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 days ago 1,132 reads 0 comments

  4. College Basketball Players Who Need to Step It Up to Salvage 2015-16 Season

    Parity has an underside. When the top of the playing field is level, as it is during the 2015-16 college basketball season, all the unevenness has to go somewhere, right? Of course it does...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 days ago 31,011 reads 64 comments

  5. B/R MMA Round Table: Breaking Down Benson Henderson's Move to Bellator

    On Monday, former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson announced his move to the Bellator promotion...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 days ago 13,207 reads 37 comments

  6. After Defeating Sage Northcutt, Bryan Barberena Appears to Mock 'Sage Flip'

    Last fall, we were introduced to the Sage Flip. Saturday night, we met the Barberena Barrel Roll. After upsetting Sage Northcutt with a second-round submission Saturday night on ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 days ago 16,938 reads 31 comments

  7. UFC Official: Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier Rematch in the Works

    It looks like Jon Jones will return to competition soon, and when he does, it will be for the title he never lost...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 days ago 41,322 reads 129 comments

  8. UFC Officials Set November as Newest Target Date for New York Event

    You have to hand it to the UFC: They refuse to give up on New York. After yet another recent setback scuttled a planned UFC event in April, company officials have now established ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 days ago 4,655 reads 14 comments

  9. Aging Champs Lyoto Machida, Dan Henderson Vie for Relevance in Reported Rematch

    Lyoto Machida and Dan Henderson are going to wage a rematch. Though the UFC has made no official announcement, the two middleweights verbally agreed to the contest, according to ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 days ago 12,822 reads 34 comments

  10. UFC on Fox 18 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from New Jersey

    One of the great things about MMA is its athletic purity. Not to get all purple on you, but nothing else strips physical competition to bare wood like fighting...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 days ago 42,713 reads 81 comments

  11. Report: UFC Releases Danny Castillo, Mike Pierce, 9 Other Fighters from Roster

    Lightweight and Team Alpha Male veteran Danny Castillo and welterweight Mike Pierce are among 11 fighters who have been released from the UFC. That's according to a Friday report from Marc Raimondi of MMA Fighting ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 days ago 72,811 reads 42 comments

  12. Ryan Bader Coach: Anthony Johnson Is Mentally Weak, Tires Easily

    Ryan Bader 's coach, Aaron Simpson, thinks Anthony Johnson is a good fighter. Simpson also thinks Johnson has a tendency to break inside the cage...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 days ago 6,287 reads 28 comments

  13. Chael Sonnen Among Contestants for Next Season of 'Celebrity Apprentice'

    Well, this ought to be interesting. Celebrity Apprentice , the reality show originally hosted by a certain Donald Trump, has announced a new slate of cast members and contestants for its eighth season, Variety 's Elizabeth Wagmeister reports...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 days ago 5,280 reads 10 comments

  14. UFC 196 Renamed Fight Night 82 After Move to Cable, Main Event Cancellation

    UFC 196 was a pay-per-view event scheduled for Super Bowl weekend and featuring a heavyweight title bout. UFC Fight Night 82 airs on cable TV and features a non-title welterweight match...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 days ago 13,615 reads 25 comments

  15. The 10 Must-See NCAA Basketball Games in February

    Spoiler: The top college basketball game on tap for February is the Kansas-Oklahoma rematch. That's just the way it is. Right after the new year, Kansas, then ranked No...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 9 days ago 7,108 reads 21 comments

  16. Sage Northcutt to Pay Critics: 'The UFC Sees That I Bring Something of Value'

    Find your own gimmick. That, in a nutshell, is the message from Sage Northcutt , UFC's 19-year-old promotional darling of the moment, to those who believe he is paid or marketed ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 days ago 13,965 reads 53 comments

  17. Carlos Condit Takes New Driver's License Photo—3 Days After Fight with Lawler

    Carlos Condit better be ready for a lot of raised eyebrows. A lot of chuckles. A lot of low whistles. Why? Because he has a big, huge black eye in his new driver's license photo...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 days ago 96,920 reads 16 comments

  18. UFC Fights an Increasingly Complex Battle to Legalize MMA in New York

    The news conferences, celebrity fighters and other public posturings are still there. Now more than ever, though, the move to legalize mixed martial arts in New York—the only ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 days ago 3,417 reads 10 comments

  19. Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum and the Top Canceled Fights in UFC History

    Super Bowl weekend became decidedly less super for MMA fans Monday when heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum withdrew from the main event of UFC 196...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 days ago 62,418 reads 72 comments

  20. Ranking the Top College Basketball Coach of the Year Candidates for 2015-16

    When your sport ends its season with a 68-team, single-elimination tournament, it's probably fair to say the issue is never settled until the thing's played out. Working around that caveat, the 2015-16 college basketball campaign is coming into focus..

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 11 days ago 20,431 reads 60 comments

  21. College Basketball Players Who've Improved Their Games During Conference Play

    If there's a time to up your game, now is that time. We're in the thick of college basketball's conference season, so it's time to put up or shut up. You have to go big, or, failing that, you have to go home...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 13 days ago 10,117 reads 31 comments

  22. Paige VanZant: My Stock Grew After Bloody, Lopsided Loss

    Paige VanZant is good at being undaunted. During her December fight with Rose Namajunas, the UFC's well-marketed strawweight never gave up despite a tremendous beating that draped her face in sheets of blood...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 13 days ago 11,897 reads 61 comments

  23. The Best Players on Bad College Basketball Teams in the 2015-16 Season

    There are few things more fun in sports than finding a diamond in the rough. With so many teams on the landscape and legions of fans (college and pro) looking for any glimmer of hope, college basketball is a perfect landscape for that pursuit...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 14 days ago 8,724 reads 16 comments

  24. The Beaten Path: Top 25 MMA Prospects for 2016, Part 1

    No other sport needs prospects the way MMA needs prospects. The machine is always hungry. With it being a bloodsport and all, not to mention an individual sport, and an extremely ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 17 days ago 18,368 reads 9 comments

  25. The Biggest Takeaways from the 2015-16 NCAA Basketball Season so Far

    Give or take a game or two, we now sit at the halfway point of the 2015-16 college basketball season. The season has already given us plenty of memories for the scrapbook...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 22 days ago 44,408 reads 57 comments