1. The Most Unsustainable Stats So Far in 2016-17 College Basketball Season

    This is a fun time of year for college basketball statistics. Everyone's on pace to hit 150 metaphorical home runs and shatter every record known to man...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 12 months ago 6,484 reads 2 comments

  2. UFC Fight Night 101 Predictions: Bleacher Report Main Card Staff Picks

    Allow me to level with you. UFC Fight Night 101, going down Saturday from Melbourne, Australia, is not a strong card...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 12 months ago 6,861 reads 8 comments

  3. The Biggest MMA Turkeys of 2016

    This is the time of year when turkeys start to feel nervous. Don't be afraid only for the literal ones, which are killed and eaten en masse, but also for the metaphorical ones who face the chopping block of negative connotation...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 12 months ago 11,403 reads 16 comments

  4. UFC Fight Nights 99 and 100 Results: Real Winners, Losers in Belfast and Brazil

    Oh, did you have something to do this Saturday? I'm so sorry. Are you one of those people with "a social life" and "obligations outside of MMA "? Not me. Not this guy. I'll never understand people...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 18,317 reads 20 comments

  5. 10 Biggest Surprises from the Start of the 2016-17 CBB Season

    We're in the home stretch now. This is when all the stats and trends really mean something. We must analyze all data at hand so that we might extrapolate the outcomes when the Big Dance arrives...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 6,451 reads 14 comments

  6. UFC Fight Nights 99 and 100: Key Storylines for 2 Events in One Day

    Tis the season for gluttony. Even if you don't want more, here it comes. The UFC doesn't care that you just gorged on the epic, memorable UFC 205 and New York and Conor McGregor and so forth...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 4,418 reads 12 comments

  7. Tyron Woodley Wants Payback for Lending Conor McGregor His Title Belt

    Tyron Woodley doesn't have any problem with Conor McGregor , but he would be willing to fight him. He's also interested in some financial payback for loaning his belt to McGregor for his post-fight photo ops...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 35,469 reads 123 comments

  8. UFC 205 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from McGregor vs. Alvarez at MSG

    NEW YORK — There is a confluence of reasons that explain why UFC 205 is the biggest and best card in MMA history. First, after a long and bruising legal battle, pro MMA earlier this year became legal in New York ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 82,616 reads 112 comments

  9. Conor McGregor Shines in New York City Spotlight as UFC 205 Approaches

    Was there ever any question about Conor McGregor 's ability to excel in the New York City spotlight? Sure, the glare is a few watts brighter in the Big Apple, ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 3,121 reads 7 comments

  10. Dana White Shares Thoughts on UFC's New York Debut, Future Plans for NY

    Despite its prominent place in combat-sports history, New York and its sporting cathedral, Madison Square Garden, have never hosted an MMA event...

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

  11. Conor McGregor Brandishes Chair at Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205 News Conference

    There was something special in the air Thursday at Madison Square Garden here in New York City. That something was a chair...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 225,036 reads 147 comments

  12. Biggest Storylines of the 2016-17 NCAA Basketball Season

    Are you ready? Because here it comes. That glorious march to March has begun. Sure, it's still early. But with that earliness come the introductions and the resetting of goals and expectations...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 5,525 reads 11 comments

  13. UFC 205: The Key Storylines for McGregor vs. Alvarez Blockbuster in NYC

    Not long now. Not long until the greatest MMA fight card of all time comes to fruition. That's right, ladies and gents...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 5,050 reads 2 comments

  14. For Miesha Tate at UFC 205, the Student Better Not Become the Teacher

    When Miesha Tate begins her bid to reclaim the UFC women's bantamweight title, she'll do it against a familiar charge. Raquel Pennington is on a three-fight win streak and is eighth in the UFC rankings —seven spots below No...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 11,072 reads 15 comments

  15. UFC Fight Night 98 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Mexico City

    Here's hoping you didn't sleep on UFC Fight Night 98. You probably were aware that Rafael Dos Anjos and Tony Ferguson—the second- and third-ranked lightweights in the UFC's ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 15,063 reads 22 comments

  16. Phil Davis Adds 'MMA Champion' to Resume with Lopsided Win at Bellator 163

    Phil Davis first gained notoriety as a national wrestling champion at Penn State. Then he took his wrestling talents to the UFC, where he reached contender status but never fought for a belt...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 5,427 reads 15 comments

  17. Conor McGregor and Eddie Alvarez Trade Verbal Haymakers at UFC 205 Presser

    That was a lot of trash talk. It was almost difficult to process at times, but through the noise there was one signal, and it was clear...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 41,671 reads 113 comments

  18. TUF Latin America 3 Finale: The Key Storylines for Ferguson vs. Dos Anjos Card

    If you're slumbering on the finale of The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America season 3, the snooze alarm is clanging your name...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 6,769 reads 16 comments

  19. Kron Gracie, Return of 'Krazy Horse' Bennett Headline Rizin New Year's Eve Card

    We'll soon find out what Charles "Krazy Horse" Bennett has in store for an encore. Last month at Rizin Fighting Federation 2, Krazy Horse drew the attention of the MMA world ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 6,303 reads 4 comments

  20. Conor McGregor Hints at Extended Stay in UFC Lightweight Division

    UFC officials have long indicated a preference for Conor McGregor to move back to featherweight and defend his title there. McGregor appears to have other ideas...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 18,058 reads 138 comments

  21. Dominick Cruz vs. Cody Garbrandt Set for UFC 207 Bantamweight Title Fight

    Cody Garbrandt will get his wish. After impressive wins and extensive trash talk on both sides, the upstart "No Love" Garbrandt will face bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz in the co-main event of UFC 207, scheduled for Dec...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 11,661 reads 77 comments

  22. Ronda Who? Cris Cyborg and Miesha Tate May Be Creating New Rivalry

    As Ronda Rousey prepares for her return to the UFC, her two fiercest rivals may be hatching plans of their own—and they've got nothing to do with the world-famous former champ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 17,604 reads 30 comments

  23. Antonio Silva Departs UFC, but a New Promotion Likely Awaits

    After three consecutive knockout losses, Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva and the UFC mutually agreed to part ways Friday. But while his UFC career is probably permanently over, his time as an active MMA fighter may be far from done...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 14,355 reads 17 comments

  24. Nick Diaz Returns: The Best Opponents for His 1st Fight Back

    It takes a lot to knock Nick Diaz off the front pages. Georges St-Pierre did it with Monday's free-agency announcement, but not everyone failed to notice the news that one of ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 77,319 reads 60 comments

  25. In Response to UFC, WSOF Cancels 2 Events to Beef Up New Year's Card in NYC

    The World Series of Fighting is pulling out all the stops for Madison Square Garden. WSOF President Ray Sefo told broadcaster Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour Monday that it would ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 1 year ago 5,596 reads 6 comments