1. Britain's Cage Warriors Fighting Championship Returns in April After Long Hiatus

    Cage Warriors Fighting Championship—the Great Britain-based MMA promotion that spawned Conor McGregor, Gegard Mousasi, Dan Hardy, Martin Kampmann and a host of other prominent ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 1,577 reads 0 comments

  2. Conor McGregor Coach John Kavanagh Open to McGregor vs. Robbie Lawler

    Conor McGregor wants to fight Robbie Lawler. Do you think anyone would watch that? McGregor, who is the UFC featherweight champion, faces UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 196 on March 5 for the lightweight belt...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 19,346 reads 97 comments

  3. College Basketball Freshmen Poised to Have Breakout Sophomore Seasons

    There's always next season. Unless you're a freshman playing for an elite college basketball team. Then it becomes like 50/50. Sure, the one-and-doners are the cream of the talent crop, but they're not the only ones in the equation...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 11,704 reads 35 comments

  4. CM Punk Will Debut in UFC as Underdog Against Mickey Gall

    CM Punk , the retired pro wrestler who is transitioning to MMA , opened as a betting underdog for his UFC debut against welterweight Mickey Gall...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 2,118 reads 8 comments

  5. The State of the UFC Welterweight Division

    Last Saturday witnessed a shake-up in the UFC's most unshakeupable division. Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson melted Johny Hendricks with long punches and a massive head kick to earn a first-round knockout and contender status at welterweight...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 16,843 reads 91 comments

  6. Ranking the Most Unstoppable Offenses in College Basketball

    You can't win if you don't score. It's not the only key to a winning formula, but it's pretty darn important. From low majors up to bluebloods, it's pretty clear by now which teams have the right ingredients for offensive success...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 17,905 reads 45 comments

  7. Roy Nelson: Jared Rosholt a Great Athlete but 'Not a Fighter'

    Roy Nelson did enough to win at UFC Fight Night 82, but just barely. Nelson's co-main event with fellow heavyweight Jared Rosholt resulted in a unanimous-decision victory for Big Country...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 2,719 reads 3 comments

  8. UFC Fight Night 82 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Full Fight Card

    Johny Hendricks is the living, breathing embodiment of UFC Fight Night 82. When the curtain rose in Las Vegas Saturday, both the event and its main-eventer were in need of a turnaround...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 26,078 reads 65 comments

  9. One-Dimensional College Basketball Teams That Will Struggle in March

    Things tend to tighten up in March. Every possession counts. Teams know opponents' tendencies and pull out all the stops they can to stop them. So it's good to have options. If a team doesn't have options, well, it can still win...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 months ago 14,704 reads 32 comments

  10. 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 10 months ago 1,551 reads 15 comments

  11. 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 10 months ago 5,008 reads 10 comments

  12. 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 10 months ago 3,223 reads 0 comments

  13. 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 10 months ago 44,843 reads 68 comments

  14. 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 10 months ago 16,231 reads 40 comments

  15. 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 10 months ago 19,309 reads 31 comments

  16. 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 10 months ago 42,041 reads 129 comments

  17. 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 10 months ago 5,042 reads 14 comments

  18. 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 10 months ago 13,083 reads 35 comments

  19. 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 10 months ago 43,010 reads 81 comments

  20. 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 10 months ago 73,240 reads 42 comments

  21. 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 11 months ago 7,180 reads 28 comments

  22. 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 11 months ago 5,644 reads 10 comments

  23. 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 11 months ago 14,141 reads 25 comments

  24. 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 11 months ago 8,039 reads 21 comments

  25. 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 11 months ago 14,090 reads 53 comments