1. Kimbo Slice vs. Ken Shamrock Set for Bellator Bout June 20

    Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock , two of the biggest novelty attractions of this or any other MMA era, are scheduled to square off June 20 for the Bellator promotion...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 168,103 reads 123 comments

  2. Bellator 134: Paul Daley Is Back, What Took So Long?

    Welcome back, Paul Daley. You punched your own ticket out. But now you're back. Back on American soil, back on basic cable, back below the brighter sections of the limelight...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 3,656 reads 11 comments

  3. Ronda Rousey Rips Octagon Girl Arianny Celeste: 'I'm Not Impressed with the Job'

    It's only Wednesday. Usually big drama enters this middle stretch of the UFC Fight Week only if Renan Barao is missing weight or Nick Diaz missed his flight...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 11,064 reads 87 comments

  4. Coach Mike Winkeljohn: Jon Jones May Be in Danger of Becoming an 'Idiot'

    Jon Jones has historically partied a little too hard, hung out with the wrong people and now must clean up his act—or else...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 19,622 reads 62 comments

  5. UFC Fight Night 61 Medical Suspensions: Antonio Silva Shelved for 2 Months

    Heavyweight Antonio Silva tops the list of medical suspensions arising from UFC Fight Night 61 in Brazil...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 6,760 reads 15 comments

  6. Super Prospect Michael Page Suffers Cut, Out of Friday Bout at Bellator 134

    Michael Page, one of the most exciting prospects in the Bellator promotion or anywhere else in MMA , has to withdraw from his scheduled bout against Curtis Millender Friday at Bellator 134 due to injury...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 3,218 reads 9 comments

  7. Frank Mir Angles for Brock Lesnar Rubber Match Following Comeback Win

    It's a long shot. Anything involving Brock Lesnar and MMA is a long shot. But stranger things have happened, and it sounds like Frank Mir is ready to get strange...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 15,044 reads 64 comments

  8. Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum Rescheduled for UFC 188 in June

    Assuming the principles stay healthy this time, a UFC heavyweight title bout is now set for June in Mexico. Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum will be fighting in a title unification bout...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 10,526 reads 110 comments

  9. Coaches Under the Most Pressure to Go Far in the 2015 NCAA Tournament

    This is not a hot-seat list. Repeat. Repeat. This is not a hot-seat list. Because when you think about it, teams and coaches who feel pressure to go far in the Big Dance have already succeeded, to one degree or another...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 4,699 reads 15 comments

  10. The Beaten Path: The 3 Most Under-the-Radar Prospects in the UFC Right Now

    Much of the MMA prospecting scene takes place outside UFC boundaries. After all, if you've made it to the big show, there's no longer any sport in finding you or touting your success...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 5,235 reads 3 comments

  11. 7 UFC Fighters on the Brink of Being Cut

    Over the course of the past month, UFC leaders have cut ties with a raft of fighters. There's no indication that won't continue unabated...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 42,789 reads 88 comments

  12. Gina Carano Takes Another Movie Role, Casting More Doubt on Ronda Rousey Match

    If Gina Carano wants to return to MMA , she sure does have a funny way of showing it. Carano, who found success and popularity as a cage fighter but left the sport five years ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 12,511 reads 35 comments

  13. Dana White Nixes Benson Henderson vs. Rory MacDonald, Says Rory Has Opponent

    You have to say this for Benson Henderson: The guy knows how to dream big. In the moments after his impressive welterweight debut Saturday night—a fourth-round submission ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 22,705 reads 67 comments

  14. UFC Fight Night 60 Results: Real Winners and Losers from Thatch vs. Henderson

    We were in some rarefied air Saturday night for UFC Fight Night 60. No, really. Broomfield, Colorado, is 5,420 feet above sea level. That's more than a mile. That sort of altitude leaves even the best athletes searching for breath...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 27,833 reads 68 comments

  15. Power Ranking College Basketball's Wooden Award Winners from the 2000s

    Awards season is in full bloom. That makes it a great time to be alive. For example, we have the Oscars coming up in just one week. Aw yeah...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 43,906 reads 102 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 60: Main Card Staff Predictions

    Don't pull the thread on the UFC Fight Night 60 card. You might unspool something you really didn't want to unspool ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 14,501 reads 78 comments

  17. Yoel Romero vs. Ronaldo Souza Rebooked for UFC on Fox 15 in April

    An enticing battle between two of the best and most bruising middleweights in the UFC has been rescheduled for April 18 and is set to air for free on Fox...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 4,891 reads 45 comments

  18. Urijah Faber Moves Back to Featherweight to Face Frankie Edgar in Manila

    Urijah Faber has made most of his career hay at featherweight. But he has never competed in the UFC Octagon at 145 pounds. That will change on May 16. Faber will face former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar in the main event of UFC 165...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 1,621 reads 15 comments

  19. Jon Fitch Fails Pre-Fight Drug Test, Could Be Suspended

    Former UFC welterweight contender Jon Fitch —a previously outspoken critic of performance-enhancing drugs—is the latest high-profile MMA fighter to fail a recent drug test...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 14,007 reads 42 comments

  20. 'Don't Be Scared, Cupcake': Sarah Kaufman Wants Miesha Tate; Tate Wants Correia

    Sarah Kaufman knows how to start a conversation. The UFC women's bantamweight division turned its game of musical chairs to full blast Thursday, when Kaufman posted a short video ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 7,256 reads 94 comments

  21. UFC 186: 4 Knockout Artists Added to Montreal Fight Card

    The UFC just added a lot of pop to its latest Montreal fight card. On Thursday, the company announced two new fights for UFC 186 . The four new competitors have 37 knockout wins among them...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 5,216 reads 4 comments

  22. Cody McKenzie Returns to Professional MMA, Will Fight at WSOF 18

    After six long weeks with no compass to guide them, MMA fans once again have their North Star in the fold. That's right...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 4,735 reads 23 comments

  23. Predicting the All-Freshmen Team for College Basketball 2014-15

    The freshmen are coming on strong down the stretch. With March mercifully closer than it might seem here in the winter doldrums, college basketball's young bucks continue to comprise ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 21,399 reads 45 comments

  24. UFC 183 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Diaz vs. Silva

    The road to UFC 183 on Saturday was well-lit, smoothly paved, flat as a board and straight as an arrow. The lane markings were crisp and clean. The exit signs sparkled like emeralds in the headlights...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 71,820 reads 94 comments

  25. Gegard Mousasi Reportedly Willing to Replace Chris Weidman, Fight Vitor Belfort

    Fresh off one of the most high-profile victories of his career, Gegard Mousasi apparently wants to keep the momentum rolling with a fight that would undoubtedly be the biggest of his fighting life: a date with Vitor Belfort...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 5,788 reads 22 comments