1. Duke Roufus Offers 1st Glimpse into CM Punk's MMA Training

    CM Punk has his work cut out for him as he makes his move from professional wrestler to pro MMA fighter. It could be many months of toil before he emerges feeling prepared to meet his goal...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 hours ago 3,418 reads 15 comments

  2. The Beaten Path: Welsh Bantamweight Prospect Brett Johns Raring for Titan Debut

    You could say Brett Johns is ready to make a change. “There’s not much to do in Wales,” he said. “ It’s farmland. You have to work for everything on the farm...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 10 hours ago 19 reads 0 comments

  3. The Most Incredible Buzzer-Beaters of the 2014-15 College Basketball Season

    Everyone who has ever cared about any stick-and-ball sport has acted out a buzzer-beater in their yard or playground. It's the ultimate sports thing. And for all sports fans, March Madness has plenty to offer in this area...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 day ago 15,139 reads 31 comments

  4. The Most Disappointing Freshmen in College Basketball in 2014-15

    It's not easy being a freshman. There's a lot to take in, and plenty of adjustments to make. And it's happening on a lot of fronts, all at the same time. Being a student-athlete opens yet another front...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 days ago 22,579 reads 69 comments

  5. Prospect Alex Oliveira Steps in for Thomson, Faces Burns at UFC Fight Night 62

    Brazilian super prospect Gilbert Burns will remain on the card at UFC Fight Night 62 on March 21 and will do so against another up-and-comer in Alex Oliveira ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 days ago 433 reads 3 comments

  6. Rising Star Marion Reneau Wants Miesha Tate, Alexis Davis in Next Fight

    Marion Reneau made a big impression in her first two fights. Now she wants to capitalize on that momentum with a bout against a top contender in the UFC women's bantamweight division...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 days ago 4,451 reads 13 comments

  7. Josh Thomson Injured, Out of UFC Fight Night 62 Bout with Gilbert Burns

    Josh Thomson has announced he is injured and will not be able to face Gilbert Burns as scheduled in a lightweight bout at UFC Fight Night 62, set to take place March 21 in Brazil...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 days ago 1,122 reads 3 comments

  8. Cyborg Justino and the 10 Best MMA Fighters to Never Step Inside the Octagon

    MMA , non-UFC division, enjoyed a little bump this week. First, heavyweight GOAT Fedor Emelianenko hit American soil (and the public eye) for the first time in quite a while. And it wasn't just any American soil...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 days ago 24,684 reads 68 comments

  9. 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 6 days ago 155,655 reads 123 comments

  10. 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 6 days ago 3,420 reads 11 comments

  11. 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 6 days ago 10,745 reads 87 comments

  12. 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 8 days ago 19,323 reads 62 comments

  13. 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 8 days ago 6,745 reads 15 comments

  14. 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 8 days ago 3,192 reads 9 comments

  15. 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 9 days ago 14,183 reads 64 comments

  16. 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 9 days ago 10,265 reads 110 comments

  17. 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 11 days ago 4,628 reads 15 comments

  18. 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 12 days ago 3,146 reads 3 comments

  19. 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 14 days ago 42,645 reads 88 comments

  20. 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 16 days ago 12,268 reads 35 comments

  21. 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 16 days ago 22,634 reads 67 comments

  22. 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 17 days ago 27,813 reads 68 comments

  23. 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 18 days ago 43,826 reads 102 comments

  24. 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 19 days ago 14,492 reads 78 comments

  25. 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 20 days ago 4,840 reads 45 comments