1. UFC on Fox 19: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    You have to feel for these people. No, not the fighters who found themselves out of competition at UFC on Fox 19 because of injuries or performance-enhancing drugs or what have you...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 13,481 reads 30 comments

  2. Dan Henderson Ignores Own Past in Criticizing Lyoto Machida's PED Admission

    This Saturday's UFC on Fox 19 card suffered a late blow on Wednesday when Lyoto Machida declared the use of a banned substance, resulting in the cancellation of his co-main event bout with Dan Henderson...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 16,585 reads 77 comments

  3. BJ Penn Should Prove He's Hungry Before Taking UFC's Latest Handout

    Motivated BJ Penn is becoming MMA 's Flying Dutchman. We're all sure it exists, or did once. But actual sightings now are just bird calls on the breeze...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 9,003 reads 29 comments

  4. UFC Fight Night 86 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Sunday Croatia Card

    An important sporting event aired Sunday afternoon. No, it wasn't the Masters, whatever that is. No, this Sunday was a day for violence, as UFC Fight Night 86 was broadcast live from Zagreb, Croatia...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 47,990 reads 61 comments

  5. Predicting the Biggest Changes in College Basketball in 2016-17

    When is it too early to start thinking about the next college basketball season? How about never. The sweat is barely dry on Jim Nantz's tie, and here we are looking ahead...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 11,589 reads 40 comments

  6. The Beaten Path: 5 Top MMA Prospects to Watch in April

    April is the cruelest month. Unless you like MMA prospects. If that be the case, then you're about to break into full bloom, or something. After a fairly slow March, MMA is busting out of the soil in April as the lights in the college gyms go dark...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 12,513 reads 12 comments

  7. Dada 5000: 'I Died' in the Cage During Bellator Fight with Kimbo Slice

    Dhafir Harris, better known as MMA fighter Dada 5000, was clinically dead at some point during his February fight with Kimbo Slice at Bellator 149...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 272,641 reads 38 comments

  8. Villanova Wildcats' Road to the 2016 National Championship

    Wow. Even in this era of obnoxious hyperbole, no one who saw Villanova's Kris Jenkins hit a buzzer-beating three-pointer to down the favored North Carolina Tar Heels, 77-74, for ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 1,656 reads 2 comments

  9. NCAA Tournament 2016: Most Intriguing Storylines to Watch in the Final Four

    This Saturday marks the beginning of one of the strangest Final Fours in recent memory. If this crazy-even-by-March Madness-standards tournament stays true to form, it could also end up as one of the best...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 3,275 reads 3 comments

  10. UFC Brass 'Disappointed' in Jon Jones, Call Actions 'Dumb,' but UFC 197 Goes on

    The UFC was not impressed with Jon Jones' performance. Jones was arrested Tuesday for violating his probation ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 13,078 reads 9 comments

  11. Famous Cutman Jacob 'Stitch' Duran, Recently Fired by UFC, Signs with Bellator

    Cutman Jacob "Stitch" Duran, a between-round fixture for many of the largest boxing and MMA fights in recent memory, has signed a multiyear deal with Bellator MMA less than a year after UFC officials fired him for publicly criticizing their company...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 10,248 reads 19 comments

  12. UFC 198 in Brazil on Pace for Record Sellout, More Brazil Events Set for Fall

    Organizers of UFC 198, which takes place on May 14 at Arena da Baixada in Curitiba, Brazil, sold 32,000 tickets in the first day of sales, putting the show on pace to ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 5,463 reads 8 comments

  13. Knee-Jerk Reactions After the 2016 McDonald's All-American Game

    The nation's top college basketball prospects once again convened under the statue of Michael Jordan in Chicago for the McDonald's All-American Game on Wednesday, as the West topped the East, 114-107...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 57,028 reads 84 comments

  14. UFC Releases Heavyweight Grinder Jared Rosholt

    Jared Rosholt , a successful but unexciting MMA heavyweight, has been released from the UFC's roster. Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting .com broke the news Wednesday afternoon, citing an unnamed UFC official...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 8,865 reads 30 comments

  15. Vitor Belfort Slams UFC Reebok Deal, Says He's Lost Millions

    The UFC's deal with apparel giant Reebok has cost Vitor Belfort millions of dollars in sponsorship revenue. That's according to the fighter himself, who spoke Monday with Guilherme Cruz of MMA Fighting ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 10,724 reads 40 comments

  16. Chris Weidman: Loss to Luke Rockhold Spurred Me to Change

    Chris Weidman appears to have learned some valuable lessons after losing his UFC middleweight title to Luke Rockhold ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 17,867 reads 25 comments

  17. Paige VanZant Dazzles on 'Dancing with the Stars' Despite Partner Injury

    MMA fighters are no strangers to last-second lineup changes. UFC women's strawweight Paige VanZant proved that point—with extreme prejudice—Monday on Dancing with ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 11,229 reads 8 comments

  18. Head-to-Toe Breakdown of Final Four Superstar Buddy Hield

    Buddy Hield is the biggest star of the 2016 Final Four. You can slice the conversation six ways from Sunday, but you aren't going to extrapolate anything that takes you anywhere ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 2,494 reads 6 comments

  19. In Re-Signing Emmanuel Sanchez, Bellator Bolsters Its Prospect Stable

    Bellator has gained widespread attention recently for booking well-known but over-the-hill fighters. The promotion made a move in the exact opposite direction Monday when it quietly re-signed one of its most decorated prospects...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 6,243 reads 2 comments

  20. The 10 Best Entrance Songs in the UFC Right Now

    Is there anything in MMA more important than the entrance song? I can't think of anything. Search your feelings. You know this to be true...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 80,371 reads 86 comments

  21. EA Sports Apologizes to Khabib Nurmagomedov for UFC Video Game Religion Flap

    EA Sports officials would probably rather not have had to deal with a religion-based controversy in their newly released UFC video game. But here they are...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 22,392 reads 0 comments

  22. MMA Is Legal in New York: Lifting Ban on Pro Competition Is Worth Celebrating

    It's the middle of March. With the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade still months away, Manhattan certainly isn't doing anything with, what, Sixth Avenue this time of year. So let's have us MMA fans take a stroll down this little parade route...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 10,541 reads 53 comments

  23. Kimbo Slice, Ken Shamrock Bring More Embarrassment with Failed Drug Test Results

    The B-movie horror flick that was Bellator 149 somehow just got a little scarier and a little more embarrassing. Main event fighter Ken Shamrock and co-main event fighter Kimbo Slice both failed drug tests for anabolic steroids...

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  24. Sweet 16 2016: Upset Meter for Every Game

    As you may recall, there were some upsets in the first four days of full NCAA tournament action. But what about the next round? When you belly up to a feeding trough as deep as ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 52,842 reads 147 comments

  25. UFC Fight Night 85 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Australia

    We interrupt your college basketball binge-watching with this update on an entirely different kind of madness. A world away from Duke vs...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about over 1 year ago 37,904 reads 64 comments