1. Nate Diaz Makes a Profane but Compelling Case for Fighting Conor McGregor

    Title shot, shmitle shot. Nate Diaz has a better idea for Conor McGregor, assuming the featherweight champ goes up to lightweight. The idea's not half bad, either...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 7,214 reads 27 comments

  2. UFC on Fox 17 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Orlando

    Donald Cerrone's appeal is not complicated. The beer-swilling, extreme sports-loving, dirty joke-cracking, wide-grinning, cowboy hat-wearing, flying knee knockout-seeking Cerrone ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 28,495 reads 72 comments

  3. UFC on Fox 17 Results: Charles Oliveira Chokes Out Myles Jury in the 1st Round

    If only he could make weight. When he's firing on all cylinders, there aren't many featherweights more dangerous than Charles Oliveira...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 4,706 reads 10 comments

  4. Lance Palmer Calls for Better Coaching at Team Alpha Male After Losing WSOF Belt

    Lance Palmer seemed hesitant to engage Friday night against Alexandre Almeida, and it ultimately cost him his World Series of Fighting featherweight title. Palmer didn't repeat the mistake afterward...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 13,404 reads 14 comments

  5. NCAA Tournament Teams from Last Year That Are Already 'On the Bubble' for 2016

    Because it's never too early. At first blush, perhaps it seems strange that we might start talking bubbles before the egg nog even has a chance to spoil, but here we are...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 9,095 reads 23 comments

  6. The Beaten Path: Lance Palmer Powers Through WSOF, Alpha Male Controversies

    Lance Palmer is used to success. As a four-time All-American wrestler at Ohio State and now one of the top prospects in MMA 's featherweight division, the Palmer bar is pretty high...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 4,835 reads 1 comments

  7. UFC on Fox 17: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Predictions

    Don't unplug for the holidays just yet. I know, I know. Work is winding down, the nog is calling, there's more shopping to do and there were eleventy billion UFCs last weekend. I get it...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 22,824 reads 79 comments

  8. 10 Eye-Popping Statistics from Early in the 2015-16 CBB Season

    Things are coalescing in college basketball. With two months or so in the books, the trend lines are settling, and we can all see, by and large, what kind of hand we've been dealt here this season...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 14,680 reads 5 comments

  9. UFC 196 Takes Shape as Hendricks vs. Thompson Joins Werdum-Velasquez Rematch

    Former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks will face kickboxing ace Stephen Thompson at UFC 196. It was one of four bouts UFC officials announced Saturday night during the UFC ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 15,069 reads 64 comments

  10. Dana White Says Conor McGregor Would Get Immediate Title Shot at Lightweight

    Conor McGregor has long been open about his desire to hold UFC gold in different weight classes. After winning the featherweight title at UFC 194, he appears ready to take another huge step in realizing that goal...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 76,760 reads 103 comments

  11. UFC 194 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Aldo vs. McGregor Fight Card

    It finally happened. After plowing through all other opponents, after a buildup lasting more than a year, after an injury pushed it back , after a world tour and enough sound ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 87,648 reads 183 comments

  12. The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale Results: The Real Winners and Losers

    MMA fans who forgot about The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale forgot about one of the best MMA matchups of the year...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 22,413 reads 29 comments

  13. Which Red-Hot College Basketball Stars Will Start to Cool Off?

    With the meat of the early-season tournament schedule behind us, it's fair to say we have reached the end of the beginning. So it's a good time to take stock...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 10,289 reads 54 comments

  14. UFC President Dana White: Donald Trump Will 'Get My Vote' for President

    Dana White is voting for Donald Trump for president. The UFC president shared his political inclination on TMZ Sports. The show airs Friday night, but TMZ posted the clip in question earlier on its website...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 32,138 reads 4 comments

  15. One Championship Fighter Yang Jian Bing Dies After Cutting Weight

    Yang Jian Bing, a flyweight from China competing in Asia's ONE Championship MMA promotion, died Friday after suffering complications following a weight cut. He was 21 years old...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 29,584 reads 31 comments

  16. UFC Fight Night 80 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Las Vegas

    The appetizer is served. And it's not some bush-league appetizer, either. No spinach and artichoke dip here. Not a raw bell pepper in sight...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 month ago 45,807 reads 72 comments

  17. Win or Lose, UFC Should Move Conor McGregor Up to Lightweight After UFC 194

    I'd change your bum life. You fight me, it's a celebration. You ring back home, you ring your wife, 'Baby we done it, we're rich, baby. Conor McGregor made us rich! Break out the red panties! We're rich, baby!' That's McGregor for you.

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 13,213 reads 71 comments

  18. Ranking the Best Frontcourt Duos in College Basketball in 2015-16

    Tall never goes out of style in basketball. At the college level, bigs are worth their weight in gold. Having one good post player is a privilege. But having two? That either makes you a national blue blood or a big-time metaphorical lottery winner...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 21,286 reads 53 comments

  19. The 10 Essential UFC Fights Happening over 3-Event Weekend

    UFC 194, UFC Fight Night 80, The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale. Pay-per-view, cable TV, Fight Pass online. The weekend on which we are about to embark is unprecedented in its sheer density...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 10,278 reads 35 comments

  20. Watch: Bellator Fighter Adam Piccolotti Wins with Blood-Spurting Submission

    (Warning: Graphic footage below) Friday night's Bellator 147 main card was fairly lackluster as far as MMA events go. Oh, except for the part where Adam Piccolotti caused blood to literally squirt out of Mario Soto's head...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 20,687 reads 11 comments

  21. The Beaten Path: 5 Top MMA Prospects to Watch in December

    'Tis the season for MMA prospects. Aw yeah. In the world of cage fighting, there's a lot of not-so-silent nights coming up, if you get my meaning...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 5,676 reads 2 comments

  22. The Beaten Path: MMA Prospect A.J. McKee Learned the Ropes from Fighter Father

    "Why is pain your friend?" A.J. McKee doesn't mind his father's catchphrases. He doesn't even seem that eager to get away. He might even...does he...does he like it? That alone might be enough to distinguish A...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 4,424 reads 2 comments

  23. Bob Sapp vs. Akebono Rematch Set for Bellator-Affiliated New Year's Eve Card

    And you thought Ken Shamrock vs. Royce Gracie 3 was a sideshow. The same promoters who will bring MMA fans the return of heavyweight legend Fedor Emelianenko at ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 73,380 reads 18 comments

  24. Benson Henderson Non-Committal on His Future in Fighting

    Benson Henderson has a tendency toward split decisions in the cage. He may have a similar tendency for splitting hairs outside of it...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 16,956 reads 44 comments

  25. UFC Fight Night 79 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from UFC Seoul

    Rise and shine. For American MMA fans, UFC Fight Night 79's timing was cruel and unusual. The card, taking place in Seoul, South Korea, started Saturday morning at 5 a.m. Eastern Time...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 2 months ago 27,349 reads 18 comments