1. Gegard Mousasi Reportedly Willing to Replace Chris Weidman, Fight Vitor Belfort

    Fresh off one of the most high-profile victories of his career, Gegard Mousasi apparently wants to keep the momentum rolling with a fight that would undoubtedly be the biggest of his fighting life: a date with Vitor Belfort...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 5,788 reads 22 comments

  2. Vitor Belfort Reportedly Turned Down Interim Title Fight with Lyoto Machida

    Vitor Belfort wants no part of Lyoto Machida . At least not at UFC 184 . Belfort, who found himself without an opponent after Chris Weidman went down with an injury, reportedly ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 11,679 reads 76 comments

  3. The Biggest Malcontents in College Basketball in 2014-15

    Inevitably in life, some rain is going to fall. Although this has been a solid college basketball season, with Kentucky, Duke, Virginia and all the other great teams and storylines out there, it hasn't been smooth sailing for all parties...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 15,492 reads 16 comments

  4. Dear Nick Diaz: At UFC 183, Win One for the Weirdos

    Wednesday’s MMA Question of the Day was a big one. A weighty one, tunneling to the very heart of the sport...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 21,092 reads 64 comments

  5. Fomer WEC Champ Brian Bowles Arrested on Possession of Meth, Other Drug Charges

    Veteran MMA fighter Brian Bowles reached rarefied air in 2009 when he captured the WEC bantamweight title. Five years later, it seems he's come all the way back down the mountain...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 4,548 reads 24 comments

  6. UFC on Fox 14 Pulls in Highest Overnight Ratings in 2 Years

    UFC on Fox 14 drew higher ratings than any other UFC on Fox event over the past two years. Saturday's event drew 2...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 4,981 reads 25 comments

  7. UFC on Fox 14 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Gustafsson vs. Johnson

    Could Alexander Gustafsson secure the rematch? Even when Jon Jones isn't directly involved, he looms like Bald Mountain over just about everything that happens in the UFC these days, especially in the light heavyweight division...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 59,746 reads 164 comments

  8. The 10 Best Inside-Outside Duos in College Basketball

    Sometimes, it takes two in order to make things go right. And not only that, but it takes two for things to be out of sight. Many college basketball teams heed this sage advice...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 8,580 reads 33 comments

  9. Nick Diaz Says 'The Right Deal' Will Determine His Next Fight, Win or Lose

    Nick Diaz is comfortable at middleweight, but his future in MMA will be shaped by the right deal and the right matchup—not weight classes or even title shots...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 12,558 reads 51 comments

  10. Gustafsson vs. Johnson: A Complete Guide to Full UFC on Fox 14 Card

    If anyone can do it, Alexander Gustafsson can. Jon Jones' victory over Daniel Cormier at UFC 182 demoralized not only Cormier and his faithful, but the many, many Jones detractors who wanted to see Jones get his comeuppance at light heavyweight...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 16,098 reads 24 comments

  11. Chris Beal and the 5 Best Flying-Knee Knockouts in MMA History

    Name one thing in pro MMA more exciting than a flying-knee knockout. Don't give me gogoplata or calf slicer...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 30,594 reads 39 comments

  12. Ranking the Top College Basketball Coach of the Year Candidates for 2014-15

    The pack has separated. Indeed, switches, collapses, surges and surprises always factor into the equation, but as a rule, you pretty much know who's good and who's not by January...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 18,464 reads 110 comments

  13. The Beaten Path: Prospect Bubba Jenkins Followed His MEPS to the Crossroads

    With life’s roads being so crooked and rocky and all, it’s a good thing we’ve all got our MEPS to guide us. It’s not a spelling lapse...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 4,525 reads 5 comments

  14. Bellator 132: Georgi Karakhanyan Turns the Page on a Forgettable Career Chapter

    When he wanted a good burial place for the worst stretch of his career, Georgi Karakhanyan paid a visit to the old stomping grounds...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 1,354 reads 3 comments

  15. Jim Miller vs. Paul Felder Set for UFC on Fox 15 in April

    If Paul Felder can get past Jim Miller, we'll know it's not a fluke. Felder , the lightweight who stole the UFC 182 undercard show with a spinning back-fist knockout of Danny ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 2,220 reads 10 comments

  16. Felice Herrig vs. Paige VanZant Set for April at UFC on Fox 15

    Woman's strawweight veteran Felice Herrig will face young up-and-comer Paige VanZant at UFC on Fox 15 this April 18. The news was reported by UFC broadcaster Ariel Helwani Wednesday night on UFC Tonight ( h/t MMAJunkie ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 4,585 reads 36 comments

  17. Matt Hamill Returns to Pro MMA, Signs with World Series of Fighting

    Matt Hamill , who achieved widespread fame and admiration as a successful hearing-impaired fighter, will return to pro MMA this year after signing with the World Series of Fighting promotion...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 3,865 reads 15 comments

  18. Thiago Silva Joins World Series of Fighting, Enters Light Heavyweight Tourney

    Thiago Silva? Thiago Silva. Silva, the former UFC light heavyweight contender who has recently faced domestic assault charges and other serious controversies ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 10,134 reads 41 comments

  19. Brandon Thatch vs. Stephen Thompson Set for UFC Fight Night 60 Main Event

    The Ruckus is coming for the Wonderboy . In a bout sure to bring fireworks, muay thai wrecking machine Brandon "Ruckus" Thatch will now face off with karate and kickboxing ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 7,017 reads 40 comments

  20. Johny Hendricks Will Fight Matt Brown at UFC 185

    Put that rubber match on hold. It looks like Johny Hendricks won't complete that trilogy with Robbie Lawler after all — at least not right away. Instead, Hendricks will face fellow slugger Matt Brown this March at UFC 185 ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 32,181 reads 175 comments

  21. The Beaten Path: Top 25 MMA Prospects for 2015, Part 2

    Life comes at you fast, so it helps when you can see around corners. If you're an MMA fan, consider this your mirror, which has been tied to a stick...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 27,424 reads 25 comments

  22. Dennis Siver: Conor McGregor Can Stick His Knockout Prediction 'in His A--'

    Dennis Siver isn't taking this lying down. When Siver faces Conor McGregor this Sunday in the main event of UFC Fight Night 59, he'll be doing so against a substantial sentimental head wind...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 21,206 reads 67 comments

  23. Report: Rory MacDonald Set to Face Hector Lombard This April at UFC 186

    Rory MacDonald, the UFC's most talented young welterweight, and Hector Lombard , maybe the division's most fearsome knockout artist, may be set to face off this April at UFC 186 in MacDonald's adopted hometown of Montreal...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 24,021 reads 165 comments

  24. NCAA Basketball Players Thriving in New Roles in 2014-15 Season

    Change comes to us all, especially in the churn of college basketball. With the very eldest of the on-court statesmen staying a mere four seasons, big adjustments are a key part of success...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 12,889 reads 20 comments

  25. The UFC Fighters We're Most Excited to See in 2015

    It was a wild and wooly year for MMA in 2014. But now it's over. We missed a lot of fighters this year, and saw some great performances from newcomers...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 27,662 reads 98 comments