1. Ex-NFL Player Greg Hardy Will Take Anger Management Courses, Still Training MMA

    Greg Hardy, the former Pro Bowl defensive end whose NFL career was short-circuited by several issues, including a domestic violence conviction that was later dismissed , will undergo ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 7,921 reads 0 comments

  2. Breaking Down the Most Exciting Conference Title Races in College Basketball

    Down the stretch they come. If you don't think regular-season conference titles mean anything in college basketball, then I'm afraid you're not watching...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 3,471 reads 0 comments

  3. 5 UFC Fighters Who Should Consider Jumping to Bellator

    With the UFC under uncertain new leadership and evidently looking to offload perceived ballast , suddenly the fields of Bellator look a lot greener. A little bouncier and more lush, well nourished, yawning from Thackerville to the Mohegan Sun...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 54,396 reads 0 comments

  4. The Coaches on the Hottest Seats in College Basketball with March Approaching

    In this segment of the college basketball calendar, underperforming coaches are the frogs in the stewpot . The heat is slowly rising, the water just beginning to simmer...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 18,930 reads 0 comments

  5. That Time Cody Garbrandt Shoved Conor McGregor

    There was a time when people suspected Cody Garbrandt was a little mushy between the ears. A talented knockout artist, yes, but was he also a bit hot-tempered? (Bend pinky , place at corner of mouth...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 28,407 reads 0 comments

  6. UFC Fight Night 105 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Halifax

    Forget that pesky pound-for-pound qualifier; Derrick Lewis is the hardest hitter in the entire UFC, full stop...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 15,912 reads 0 comments

  7. Biggest Jekyll-and-Hyde Teams in College Basketball in 2016-17

    Dr. Jekyll was the name of a really good college basketball team from back in the day. Mr. Hyde was a really bad college basketball team. But get this: They were the same team ! I'm nothing if not highly literate and literary...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 9,636 reads 0 comments

  8. UFC Fight Night 105 Predictions: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Picks

    From the frozen harbor of Halifax, Nova Scotia , it's UFC Fight Night 105. A rare Sunday fight card, UFC brass presumably saw an open space between Monday's federal holiday and Saturday's Bellator - Fedor Emelianenko blockbuster...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 13,915 reads 0 comments

  9. Josh Koscheck on Bellator, Wonderboy Thompson and Dana White's Old Voice Mails

    Remember back when Josh Koscheck was MMA 's ultimate heel? When he was antagonizing straight men like Georges St-Pierre, UFC camera crews fell all over themselves to record the Kos soaring over the landscape in one of his hobbyist airplanes...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 13,226 reads 0 comments

  10. Cris Cyborg: Germaine De Randamie 'Cannot Run Forever'

    Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino is the 145-pound elephant in the UFC's newest room. The UFC's newest champion, Germaine de Randamie , doesn't seem ready to face that elephant yet...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 15,829 reads 0 comments

  11. Ryan Bader Details Just How Much Money He Lost Per Fight Thanks to Reebok Deal

    Ryan Bader, the veteran light heavyweight contender who is reportedly departing the UFC for Bellator MMA , lost tens of thousands of dollars every time he fought thanks to the UFC's sponsorship deal with Reebok...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 19,698 reads 0 comments

  12. The Top Feel-Good Storylines of the 2016-17 NCAA Basketball Season so Far

    Sure, college basketball has its blue bloods. You know who it boils down to in the end. But if you're only worried about the end, you're missing the best part. The end isn't where the story is written...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 2,116 reads 0 comments

  13. UFC 208 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Holm vs de Randamie Fight Card

    If you thought the only weird thing about UFC 208 was that the promotion planned a big event for Brooklyn, New York, in the dead of winter, you have only begun to scratch the surface of this card's weirdness...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 42,006 reads 0 comments

  14. Relive Holly Holm's Greatest Pro Boxing Moments

    On Saturday, Holly Holm , fairly or not, attempts to avoid the label of one-hit wonder. When she faces Germaine de Randamie in the main event of UFC 208, she'll be fighting not ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 16,876 reads 0 comments

  15. Top MMA Prospect Aaron Pico Targets Pro Debut in July, Wants James Gallagher

    Aaron Pico, probably the most hyped prospect in MMA 's young history, is almost fully rehabbed from a serious knee injury and plans to make his pro debut in July for the Bellator promotion...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 12,288 reads 0 comments

  16. Could Former UFC Champ Frankie Edgar Be Latest to Test Out Free Agency?

    Frankie Edgar is a little fed up. That's not a new stance from the popular former UFC champion. But he's not backing off it, either, and with his UFC contract set to expire, it could be causing Edgar's eye to wander...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 12,487 reads 0 comments

  17. 1-Dimensional College Basketball Teams That Will Struggle in March

    "Struggle" is a relative term. If a team is in a top-10 position here in the regular season, "struggle" doesn't mean that team is going to lose in the first round of the NIT...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 18,971 reads 0 comments

  18. Sage Northcutt, Max Holloway Go Ham on Houston Rockets Mascot

    When will it end, I ask you? When will it once again be safe for mascots to tread the sidelines of our nation's professional basketball games? If UFC fighters have anything to say about it, we could be in for an extended time of darkness...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 8,002 reads 0 comments

  19. The 10 UFC Fighters Who Are Most Fun to Watch

    It's hard to pick just 10, especially given a burgeoning new guard of UFC action fighters. That's what makes this job so hard. You think it's easy to narrow down the 10 UFC fighters who are the most fun to watch? I beg to differ, sir or madam...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 34,401 reads 0 comments

  20. Ranking the Top College Basketball Coach of Year Candidates for 2016-17

    Doing more with less. That mantra makes the Coach of the Year debate fun, especially in college basketball. It's also typically the race's deciding factor. Well, that and having an amazing team...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 2,049 reads 0 comments

  21. UFC on Fox 23 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Denver Fight Card

    If you slumbered on UFC on Fox 23, you missed a title eliminator bout, one of the best action fights possible in the welterweight division and the most exciting prospect in the heavyweight division...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 18,444 reads 0 comments

  22. UFC on Fox 23: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    There's a lot of pop in this little main card. UFC on Fox 23, going down this Saturday from Denver, isn't getting the same run as most other Fox cards. It's not getting the same run as the last Fox card, which featured Paige VanZant...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 29,936 reads 0 comments

  23. Announcer Mike Goldberg on UFC Departure: 'It Was a Shock'

    If Mike Goldberg's UFC departure struck you as a bit abrupt, you weren't the only one. "It was a shock," Goldberg said Monday on The MMA Hour broadcast with host Ariel Helwani ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 46,027 reads 0 comments

  24. Bleacher Report's Top 25 MMA Prospects for 2017, Part 1

    No sport needs prospects like MMA needs prospects. It's the hard truth underpinning a high churn rate...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 23,551 reads 0 comments

  25. NSFW: Brennan Ward Posts Photo of Deep Gash Following Flying-Knee KO at Bellator

    When you look inside a cut and can't see the bottom, that's a pretty deep cut. Actually, when you can look inside a cut at all, there are significant problems...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 81,496 reads 0 comments