1. UFC 133 and the Curse of Jorge Rivera Versus Alessio Sakara

    On Monday, Jorge Rivera spoke on “The MMA Hour” and broke the news his fight with Alessio Sakara at UFC 133 in Philadelphia on August 6 had been called off after Sakara tore his ACL during training...

    Adam Martin Written by Adam Martin about almost 3 years ago 300 reads 2 comments

  2. Could the UFC's Accident Insurance Policy Be the Cause of Fighter Withdrawals?

    On May 9, 2011, Zuffa LLC, the parent company of the UFC and Strikeforce, announced that beginning in June, all 350 of its contracted fighters would be eligible for a revolutionary accident insurance policy...

    Adam Martin Written by Adam Martin about almost 3 years ago 662 reads 6 comments

  3. Arthur Guseinov with the Knockout of the Year at M-1 Global Challenge 26

    At M-1 Global’s latest event Friday night in California, Arthur Guseinov knocked out Tyson Jeffries with an unbelievable spinning back fist that may very well have been knockout of the year...

    Adam Martin Written by Adam Martin about 3 years ago 635 reads 4 comments

  4. Toronto Maple Leafs Sign Tim Connolly to Two-Year, $9.5 MIllion Contract

    The Toronto Maple Leafs have signed free-agent centre Tim Connolly to a two-year, $9.5 million (U.S.) deal, according to various media sources...

    Adam Martin Written by Adam Martin about 3 years ago 1,900 reads 182 comments

  5. Toronto BJJ: Not Just a Place of Fighting, an Institution of Learning

    Just down the street from the Christie Pits, there stands a building painted blue. It is a rather ordinary structure lining the endless string of businesses along the busy Bloor Street West corridor...

    Adam Martin Written by Adam Martin about 3 years ago 352 reads 0 comments

  6. Toronto Blue Jays Must Send Down Struggling Starter Kyle Drabek

    After getting blown out by Boston on Sunday at Rogers Centre, the Toronto Blue Jays need to make the difficult decision of sending down their struggling rookie hurler, Kyle Drabek...

    Adam Martin Written by Adam Martin about 3 years ago 721 reads 12 comments

  7. Kenny Florian's Career Will Be Made or Broken by Weight Cut at UFC 131

    At UFC 131 this Saturday in Vancouver, perennial lightweight contender Kenny “Kenflo” Florian will fight in his first ever match at 145 pounds, a featherweight tilt vs...

    Adam Martin Written by Adam Martin about 3 years ago 198 reads 3 comments

  8. Royce Gracie Needs to Fight at UFC 134 in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

    On Monday afternoon, legendary mixed martial artist Renzo Gracie was a guest on Ariel Helwani’s The MMA Hour , and the two discussed a variety of interesting topics...

    Adam Martin Written by Adam Martin about 3 years ago 629 reads 4 comments

  9. Clay Guida Doesn't Deserve a Shot at the UFC Lightweight Title Just Yet

    At “The Ultimate Fighter 13 Finale” on Saturday evening in Las Vegas, Clay Guida outwrestled the flashy Anthony Pettis in taking a unanimous decision victory over the last WEC lightweight champion...

    Adam Martin Written by Adam Martin about 3 years ago 836 reads 5 comments

  10. Tomas Kaberle Needs to Step Up for the Boston Bruins to Win the Stanley Cup

    Just before the NHL trade deadline this past February, the Boston Bruins , with visions of Lord Stanley’s mug in their eyes, made a big splash to acquire former Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Tomas Kaberle ...

    Adam Martin Written by Adam Martin about 3 years ago 677 reads 2 comments

  11. Is the UFC Close to Signing Shooto and Sengoku Featherweight Champ Hatsu Hioki?

    On Tuesday, the Shooto 143-pound Lightweight Champion Hatsu Hioki made waves by announcing that he was relinquishing his belt, starting rumors all over the mixed martial arts community ...

    Adam Martin Written by Adam Martin about 3 years ago 167 reads 0 comments

  12. The Curious Case of Chicago White Sox Slugger Adam Dunn

    Last December, the Chicago White Sox made a big slash in the free-agent market by signing former Washington Nationals first baseman Adam Dunn to be their designated hitter...

    Adam Martin Written by Adam Martin about 3 years ago 789 reads 4 comments

  13. Don't Cut “The Ultimate Fighter” Kendall Grove, UFC, Send Him to Strikeforce

    At UFC 130 , Kendall “Da Spyder” Grove took on middleweight newcomer Tim “The Barbarian” Boetsch in a preliminary fight aired on Spike TV...

    Adam Martin Written by Adam Martin about 3 years ago 1,409 reads 2 comments

  14. Rampage Versus Jon Jones for the UFC Light-Heavyweight Title Doesn't Excite Me

    Last night at 130 in Las Vegas, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson took a unanimous decision victory over Matt “The Hammer” Hamill...

    Adam Martin Written by Adam Martin about 3 years ago 1,249 reads 1 comments

  15. Rashad Evans Has Earned His UFC Title Shot Versus Jon Jones

    Just about a year ago, at UFC 114, former UFC light-heavyweight champion Rashad "Suga" Evans defeated his arch nemesis Quinton "Rampage" Jackson, also a former titleholder, in a fight that would determine the No...

    Adam Martin Written by Adam Martin about 3 years ago 542 reads 9 comments

  16. 9 Thoughts on MMA: The Reckoning; Ontario's First-Ever Sanctioned MMA Event

    On April 2, 2011, at Casino Rama in Orillia, Ontario, Knockout Entertainment Canada hosted the province’s first officially sanctioned mixed martial arts event titled "MMA: The Reckoning...

    Adam Martin Written by Adam Martin about over 3 years ago 333 reads 0 comments