1. Figure Skaters Simon Shnapir, Marissa Castelli: America's Unsung Olympic Hope

    You've probably never heard of Simon Shnapir or Marissa Castelli. But that just makes their secret weapon all the more potent. If they can successfully deploy it Wednesday in Sochi, their profile could rise in short order...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 8,570 reads 0 comments

  2. Sochi 2014: 10 Coolest Photos from Day 3 of the Winter Games

    The Russian sun has set on Day 3 of Winter Olympics competition. The Dutch and Canadian contingents enjoyed particularly strong runs and now sit at first and second position, respectively, at the overall medal table...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 6,820 reads 1 comments

  3. Machida vs. Mousasi: A Complete Guide to Full UFC Fight Night 36 Card

    Is he Demetrious Johnson, or is he Benson Henderson? Roughly speaking, that's the question Lyoto Machida will try to answer when he fights Gegard Mousasi this Saturday at UFC Fight Night 36, which goes down from Jaragua do Sul, Brazil...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 20,107 reads 41 comments

  4. Sochi 2014 Results: Biggest Surprises and Disappointments from Day 2

    The second full day of competition is winding down in Sochi and has, like most days in the Olympics, yielded a grab bag of results...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 23,040 reads 4 comments

  5. Sochi Winter Olympics 2014: Day 2 Storylines to Follow

    The Winter Olympic games are off and running. A dramatic Opening Ceremony Friday gave way to an interesting first full day of competition on Saturday. To the shock of no one, Norway jumped out to an early lead in the medal count...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 2,946 reads 6 comments

  6. Sochi 2014: 6 Coolest Photos from Day 1 of the Winter Games

    Day 1 from the Sochi Winter Olympics is in the books. And look at us! Everyone is still all in one piece and everything. I'm proud of us. I really am. Not to dabble in cliche, but the best parts of the Winter Olympics are the images...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 1,614 reads 2 comments

  7. Sochi Winter Olympics 2014: Day 1 Medal Results

    Day 1 of the 2014 Winter Olympics gave plenty of joy to those in Norway and the Netherlands. Norway won two gold medals by way of Marit Bjoergen in cross-country skiing and Ole Einar Bjoerndalen in biathlon...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 149,418 reads 24 comments

  8. UFC Terminates Thiago Silva's Contract Following Armed Standoff with Police

    The UFC terminated Thiago Silva's contract Friday after the light heavyweight was arrested following an armed standoff with police in Florida...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 55,360 reads 108 comments

  9. Jon Jones: Anderson Silva Should Retire, Try Motivational Speaking

    Add Jon Jones to the list of folks who think Anderson Silva 's future lies away from the cage. The UFC light heavyweight champion and new de facto pound-for-pound kingpin said during an interview Tuesday on Washington, D...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 18,237 reads 100 comments

  10. Combat Sports Execs Commit to Brain Injury Research, Solutions Remain Elusive

    A formidable group of power players from politics, MMA and boxing came together on Capitol Hill Tuesday to announce new financial support for brain injury research in combat athletes, ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 8,723 reads 19 comments

  11. Olympic Skeleton 2014: Complete Guide for Sochi Winter Olympics

    It has a creepy name. It looks a lot like the luge. It's easy to write off the skeleton as an ancillary event at the Winter Olympic Games...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 9,633 reads 2 comments

  12. UFC 169 Medical Suspensions: 7 Fighters Suspended Indefinitely for Injuries

    Seven UFC fighters received indefinite medical suspensions for the injuries they received Saturday at UFC 169...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 12,272 reads 9 comments

  13. UFC 169 Video: Highlights from Renan Barao's Controversial TKO of Urijah Faber

    At UFC 169 in Newark, N.J., Renan Barao scored a first-round TKO victory over champion Urijah Faber to retain his UFC bantamweight title...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 28,481 reads 34 comments

  14. UFC 169 Video Highlights: Watch Jose Aldo's Domination of Ricardo Lamas

    UFC 169 went down Saturday in Newark, N.J. In the co-main event of the evening, Jose Aldo further cemented his status as one of the very best fighters on planet Earth with a five-round ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 3,676 reads 6 comments

  15. UFC 169 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Barao vs. Faber II

    Coming into UFC 169 , almost every contest crackled with potential energy. No one would have guessed beforehand that it would break the UFC record for the most decisions in a single fight card...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 134,865 reads 111 comments

  16. Sochi 2014: Ranking the 20 Most Underrated Athletes

    The Winter Olympic Games kick off when the torch is lit Feb. 7 in Sochi, Russia. If you plan on watching the games, it can be tough to get a firm handle on the fields...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 4,822 reads 0 comments

  17. Alistair Overeem Says He Won't Retire, Talks Drug Testing, Hanging out with Mir

    Alistair Overeem is hunkering down. The immediate reason? He’s in Newark, New Jersey. In January. The wind chills are in the single digits. Kind of a shock when you're coming from Thailand...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 7,515 reads 15 comments

  18. Pat Barry Will Take Indefinite Leave from MMA, Released from UFC

    Long-tenured UFC heavyweight Pat Barry will take an indefinite leave of absence from professional MMA and has been released from his UFC contract per his own request...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 27,782 reads 71 comments

  19. Ranking the 10 Craziest Discontinued Winter Olympic Sports

    The Winter Olympics has always been a bird of its own feather. Those uber-privileged Summer Games are so much easier to understand. So much simpler and more universal, with their running and throwing and liquid water...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 7,418 reads 6 comments

  20. Roy Nelson Makes a Bid to Replace Keith Kizer as Head of NSAC

    Roy Nelson has earned a reputation as a joker. But on Monday, word came that he has cast his hat in the ring for one of his profession's most serious positions...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 9,496 reads 23 comments

  21. Barao vs. Faber: A Complete Guide to Full UFC 169 Fight Card

    Let me ask you a question: Do you like the little guys? Now let me ask you another question: Do you like big knockouts? If you like both of those things—and both of them together — then UFC 169 on Feb...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 5 months ago 25,637 reads 30 comments

  22. UFC on Fox 10 Video: Highlights of Benson Henderson's Narrow Victory

    Another Benson Henderson fight, another razor-close decision win for Benson Henderson. The former UFC lightweight champ took a narrow split decision over a very game Josh Thomson Saturday night in the main event of UFC on Fox 10 in Chicago...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 months ago 4,085 reads 9 comments

  23. UFC on Fox 10 Video: Watch Donald Cerrone's Head Kick KO of Adriano Martins

    Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone got all kinds of violent at UFC on Fox 10 Saturday, brutalizing Adriano Martins with a vicious head kick to earn a first-round knockout victory. The official stoppage came at 4:40 of the opening stanza...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 months ago 49,867 reads 27 comments

  24. UFC on Fox 10 Results: Real Winners and Losers from Henderson vs. Thomson Card

    When it comes to MMA fight cards, I'm a bit of an optimist. Coming in to UFC on Fox 10 , perhaps that optimism was a little cockeyed...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 months ago 66,493 reads 96 comments

  25. Chuck Liddell Comeback? Coach Posts Provocative Training Photo Online

    Is Chuck Liddell planning a comeback to competitive MMA ? Liddell's longtime coach, John Hackleman, mailed out an engraved invitation to speculate Saturday when he posted a photo on his Instagram account ( h/t to MMAMania...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 6 months ago 24,968 reads 61 comments