1. Fabricio Werdum vs. Stipe Miocic Heavyweight Title Fight Set for UFC 198

    Fabricio Werdum will defend his UFC heavyweight title for the first time on May 14, when he faces Stipe Miocic in the main event of UFC 198 in Brazil...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 12 months ago 3,198 reads 10 comments

  2. The Beaten Path: Prospect Darrion Caldwell Is Ready to Match Past Glories

    There’s a lot of distance between Rahway and Raleigh. Or is there? One pole is where Darrion Caldwell learned he didn’t want to be accountable for anyone else, or vice versa...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 12 months ago 3,700 reads 2 comments

  3. NCAA Tournament 2016: Latest Sleeper Rankings

    Are you already filling out brackets in your sleep? Good, then it's not just me. If you are like me in at least one other regard, you're already looking around for teams you can pencil in for surprise performances in the big dance...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 12 months ago 5,481 reads 9 comments

  4. The Best Finishing Moves in the UFC

    The finishing move is a pro wrestling concept. It's the culminating hold or blow that puts away an opponent (at least ostensibly) for good, and all great wrestlers have one that belongs entirely to them...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 12 months ago 17,479 reads 69 comments

  5. Anderson Silva Coach: Silva Believed He Re-Injured Surgically Repaired Leg

    After his unanimous decision loss to Michael Bisping on Saturday, Anderson Silva took criticism for what observers saw as a tentative, fitful attacking style...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 12 months ago 20,911 reads 33 comments

  6. Frankie Edgar Calls on Conor McGregor to Vacate UFC Featherweight Title

    If Conor McGregor 's first fight after UFC 196 does not happen at 145 pounds, he should vacate his featherweight title...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 12 months ago 15,518 reads 114 comments

  7. Referee Herb Dean Discusses Decision to Let Bisping Continue After Flying Knee

    Saturday's UFC Fight Night 84 main event between Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva contained a lot of strange moments. Several of those strange moments occurred in rapid succession at the end of the third round...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 12 months ago 69,379 reads 42 comments

  8. Michael Bisping Takes Blame for Mouthpiece Confusion That Nearly Caused KO Loss

    Perhaps the strangest moment in a strange fight came in the final second of the third round. That's when, in the main event of Saturday's UFC Fight Night 84 , Anderson Silva landed ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 12 months ago 22,672 reads 51 comments

  9. UFC Fight Night 84 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from London

    It wasn't quite Royce Gracie vs. Ken Shamrock 3. But the main event of UFC Fight Night 84 in London was the UFC's version of a legend vs. legend bout...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 12 months ago 60,280 reads 146 comments

  10. March Madness 2016: Stock Watch for Bubble Teams at Week 16

    The bubble membrane is as thick and slippery now as it is any time during college basketball season. Teams land on it, bounce off, slide down, gain purchase on the side or drop into oblivion...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 12 months ago 22,952 reads 25 comments

  11. Conor McGregor Is MMA's Best Trash Talker, but Nate Diaz Is Up to the Challenge

    Conor McGregor was a surgical scalpel, Nate Diaz was a railroad tie and the news conference to formally announce and promote their fight at UFC 196 was one for the books...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 71,020 reads 238 comments

  12. The Most Entertaining Players in the 2015-16 College Basketball Season

    At this time of year, entertaining college basketball players are more than flash. You need wins, too. Empty stats aren't cutting it anymore...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 8,934 reads 26 comments

  13. Marion Reneau to Appeal UFC Pittsburgh Judges' Decision for Ashlee Evans-Smith

    Marion Reneau isn't leaving it in the hands of the judges. The women's bantamweight, who lost a controversial split decision to Ashlee Evans-Smith Sunday at UFC Fight Night 83 in ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 1,063 reads 4 comments

  14. Holly Holm Manager: Holm Proposed Catchweight Fight with 'Cyborg' Justino

    The manager for UFC women's bantamweight champion Holly Holm said he has proposed to UFC officials a 140-pound catchweight fight between Holm and Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino.

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 43,550 reads 100 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 83 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Pittsburgh

    UFC Fight Night 83 and its fighters faced plenty of misfortune in the run-up to the event, held Sunday night in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. No fewer than seven competitors originally booked for the event had to drop out for one reason or another...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 26,703 reads 38 comments

  16. Bellator 149 Results: Real Winners and Losers from Gracie vs. Shamrock 3 Card

    You may know Bellator 149 by its more common, if less official name: That Thing That Had Ken Shamrock and Royce Gracie and Kimbo Slice and Dada 5000 in It. Whatever makes you feel good...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 37,390 reads 47 comments

  17. UFC Fight Night 83 Predictions: Main Card Staff Picks for Cowboy vs. Cowboy

    The UFC limps into the Steel City for a rare Sunday card. UFC Fight Night 83 contains some interesting matchups, as all UFC and many other MMA cards tend to do, but no one should ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 15,021 reads 5 comments

  18. The Beaten Path: WSOF Bantamweight Timur Valiev Is Dagestan's Latest Prospect

    Timur Valiev wants you to appreciate Dagestan for two things: fighting and hospitality. “The first thing you do in Dagestan is fight,” he said. “You no fight [sic], nobody respect you...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 1,265 reads 1 comments

  19. UFC Fight Night 83: Lauren Murphy and the Psychology of MMA Heartbreak

    Tunnel vision is a side effect of adrenaline. It comes on during extreme moments like, oh, say, a fight. But during the fight, Lauren Murphy was seeing just fine...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 3,303 reads 4 comments

  20. Gracie vs. Shamrock 3 and the 10 Biggest Freak-Show Fights in MMA History

    There's probably a nicer way to put it than "freak show," but not a whole lot nicer. There are probably also nicer ways to make a buck, particularly for older guys who poured the foundation of modern MMA ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 31,399 reads 24 comments

  21. Biggest Jekyll and Hyde Teams in College Basketball in 2015-16

    There are ups and downs in every college basketball season. More so for some teams than for others. It's a game of runs and a season of runs. Sometimes teams, like players, are just a little streaky, though...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 8,771 reads 23 comments

  22. Matchups We Would Love to See in the 2016 NCAA Tournament

    I don't mean to alarm anyone, but we are now less than one month away from Selection Sunday for the 2016 NCAA tournament. We're in the belly of the beast now. The real guts of conference play...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 24,436 reads 83 comments

  23. Bellator President Scott Coker Addresses Lightweight Champ Brooks' Criticisms

    Bellator MMA lightweight champ Will Brooks might be the Bellator promotion's best fighter these days. So when tweets come from his official account expressing dissatisfaction with the organization, they are bound to attract attention...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 7,872 reads 8 comments

  24. 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 1 year ago 1,579 reads 0 comments

  25. 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 1 year ago 19,348 reads 97 comments