1. UFC 129: St-Pierre vs. Shields Preview, Predictions and Other Thoughts

    UFC 129 : St-Pierre vs. Shields is officially on the horizon now that it's less than a week away. No...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about over 3 years ago 5,086 reads 0 comments

  2. B/R Exclusive: San Francisco Giants' Buster Posey Talks 2011 Season and Beyond

    Buster Posey was a force of nature around the Bay Area even before he became a fixture in the San Francisco Giants ' clubhouse. The former Florida State Seminole was selected by the Giants with the No...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about over 3 years ago 1,725 reads 8 comments

  3. Buster Posey, San Francisco Giants, Bank of America Team Up To Show Appreciation

    There aren't many people who can upstage San Francisco's newest favorite son, Buster Posey . But even Gerald Demp III doesn't have enough juice to withstand the hysteria surrounding ...

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  4. Brock Lesnar vs. Junior dos Santos: TUF 13 Live Results and Analysis, Episode 4

    There really isn't much to say about The Ultimate Fighter: Team Lesnar vs. Team dos Santos thus far. Through three episodes, the 13th season of TUF is still struggling to gain a foothold...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about over 3 years ago 1,673 reads 0 comments

  5. MLB Trade Rumors, News and Reactions To the Early Season Story Lines

    The Major League Baseball season is only about three weeks old and already we've seen all sorts of mayhem break loose, not all of it confined to the baseball diamond...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about over 3 years ago 2,287 reads 0 comments

  6. Brock Lesnar vs. Junior dos Santos: TUF 13 Live Results and Analysis, Episode 3

    The Ultimate Fighter: Team Lesnar vs. Team dos Santos has been—how shall I put this delicately—losing its must-see battle to the paint drying in the other room...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about over 3 years ago 1,204 reads 1 comments

  7. San Francisco Giants Still Smilin': 6 Reasons Not to Panic over Slow Start

    The San Francisco Giants have almost climbed back to .500 after their rousing, come-from-behind-blow-the-lead-come-from-behind victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about over 3 years ago 3,074 reads 3 comments

  8. UFC 129: St-Pierre vs. Shields, Meet the Man Only an Expert Could Love

    The co-main event at UFC 129 : St-Pierre vs. Shields will feature two fighters who share very similar profiles...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about over 3 years ago 1,675 reads 39 comments

  9. Strikeforce Results: Nick Diaz Breaks Paul Daley, Muddles Welterweight Division

    Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley in San Diego was an unmitigated success when viewed through the lens of the new, UFC-Strikeforce joint venture...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about over 3 years ago 1,441 reads 6 comments

  10. Brock Lesnar vs. Junior dos Santos: TUF 13 Live Results and Analysis, Episode 2

    The Ultimate Fighter: Team Lesnar vs. Team dos Santos got off to a stumbling start last week. For the first time since his mixed martial arts crossover, you could argue that a Brock Lesnar event failed to live up to its hype...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about over 3 years ago 352 reads 8 comments

  11. MLB 2011: Can San Francisco Giants Repeat or Was 2010 Just a Perfect Season?

    When the San Francisco Giants won the 2010 World Series and were crowned kings of Major League Baseball, their fans were too ecstatic to pay much attention to what the outside world was saying...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about over 3 years ago 1,455 reads 15 comments

  12. Brock Lesnar vs. Junior dos Santos: TUF 13 Live Results and Analysis, Episode 1

    The Ultimate Fighter has become an absolute monster since UFC and Dana White introduced it to the world back in 2005...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about over 3 years ago 4,268 reads 24 comments

  13. UFC Fight Night 24 Results: Nogueira vs. Davis and Other Emerald City Gems

    There seems to be some confusion as to what we're calling the UFC action in Seattle on Saturday night. Depending on whom you ask, you might hear UFC Fight Night 24, UFC Fight Night: Seattle or UFC Fight Night: Nogueira vs...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about over 3 years ago 6,541 reads 8 comments

  14. UFC 128 Results: Shogun vs. Jones and All the Juicy Jersey Action from Newark

    If UFC 128 : Shogun vs. Jones were a solar system, it would be one where the central star has collapsed and gone type-II supernova...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about almost 4 years ago 11,363 reads 7 comments

  15. The Brian Wilson Plan: Giants Prospect Ryan Scoma Following Familiar Path To MLB

    When the San Francisco Giants took Ryan Scoma in the 36th round of the 2009 amateur draft, the perpetual underdog from the Bay Area faced yet another uphill climb...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about almost 4 years ago 331 reads 6 comments

  16. MMA Knockout of the Day: The Original Crazy 20-Second Capoeira KO

    There's a reason you don't see much capoeira in elite modern mixed martial arts. All of the spinning around and gliding from side to side makes for great theater and can be ...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about almost 4 years ago 3,377 reads 22 comments

  17. Dana White Wants You! 8 Strikeforce Fighters the UFC Might Swipe from Its Rival

    The ageless Dan Henderson added yet another chapter to his mixed martial arts legend on Saturday night when he ascended to the Strikeforce light heavyweight throne...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about almost 4 years ago 4,207 reads 33 comments

  18. MLB Preview 2011: Handicapping the San Francisco Giants' Left-Field Battle

    Major League Baseball's spring training is already under way, and that means it's officially time for the world-champion San Francisco Giants to put away the champagne (or Bud Light), confetti and late-night talk show laurels ...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about almost 4 years ago 3,142 reads 24 comments

  19. UFC 127 Results: Penn vs. Fitch and the Rest of the Low Down from Down Under

    The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to Sydney for UFC 127: Penn vs. Fitch, the organization's second visit with the fine people of Australia...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about almost 4 years ago 8,935 reads 45 comments

  20. Fedor Emelianenko Stopped Again: Strikeforce Fedor vs. Silva Winners and Losers

    Fedor "The Last Emperor" Emelianenko lost again and, this time, there is no way to sugarcoat the result—the all-time great was flat-out dominated...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about almost 4 years ago 1,027 reads 2 comments

  21. Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Silva Live Results and Reactions as Grand Prix Kicks Off

    The much anticipated Strikeforce World Grand Prix Heavyweight Tournament begins tonight with three reserve bouts before the real thing...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about almost 4 years ago 4,410 reads 12 comments

  22. Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Silva, Ranking All 8 Strikers in the World HW Grand Prix

    The Strikeforce World Grand Prix Heavyweight Tournament begins in earnest this Saturday when Fedor "The Last Emperor" Emelianenko steps into the cage against Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about almost 4 years ago 648 reads 15 comments

  23. Fedor Emelianenko and His 10 Greatest Submissions (with Video)

    On Saturday, Fedor "The Last Emperor" Emelianenko and his considerable star power will help Strikeforce kick off its World Grand Prix Heavyweight Tournament in beautiful East Rutherford, New Jersey...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about almost 4 years ago 8,392 reads 12 comments

  24. UFC 126 Silva vs. Belfort Results and Reactions Live from Mandalay Bay

    LAS VEGAS — The press conferences are over, the weigh-ins weighed, the stare-downs stared and now all that's left is the action...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about almost 4 years ago 6,384 reads 60 comments

  25. UFC 126 Preview: Silva vs. Belfort Biggest Middleweight Championship Bout Ever?

    If you know what MMA stands for, you know that UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva is set to face arguably his stiffest challenge since ascending to the 185-pound throne at UFC 126 on Saturday night...

    Andrew Brining Written by Andrew Brining about almost 4 years ago 907 reads 8 comments