1. Former Canadiens Player Georges Laraque vs. Georges St. Pierre

    You read it right, former National Hockey League tough guy Georges Laraque is making a transition to mixed martial arts after getting his walking papers from the Montreal Canadiens management earlier this season...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about 4 years ago 1,839 reads 10 comments

  2. UFC 113: Matt Mitrione Was Kimbo Slice's Swan Song in the UFC

    The UFC was in Montreal this past Saturday night with some interesting match ups and a lot of Canadian content. Included in the card was a face-off between fellow Ultimate Fighter castmates Matt Mitrione and Kimbo Slice...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about 4 years ago 719 reads 3 comments

  3. UFC 113: Does Paul “Semtex” Daley Deserve a Shot at Georges St. Pierre?

    The welterweight division of the UFC is in much the same predicament as the UFC’s middleweight division. Both divisions have pretty much dried up in terms of competition to feed their respective champions, Georges St...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about 4 years ago 659 reads 5 comments

  4. UFC 113: Machida vs Shogun and the Montreal Canadiens vs the UFC

    The UFC has come to Montreal twice now and will be making its third appearance in “The Sin City” to the North this coming Saturday. Montreal is known for being a very multicultural city with a party atmosphere...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about 4 years ago 656 reads 2 comments

  5. WEC 48: Urijah Faber Dropping to 135 Pounds Might Be His Best Option

    Urijah Faber sat down recently with Bleacher Report’s own Jesse Motiff to discuss his upcoming fight with Jose Aldo and his future as a fighter . Now that WEC 48 has come and passed, the future for Urijah Faber has lost a little bit of its lustre...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about 4 years ago 1,930 reads 3 comments

  6. WEC 48: Aldo vs. Faber Possibly a Sink-or-Swim Situation for the WEC

    World Extreme Cage fighting has been around the mixed martial arts scene for the better part of the last decade...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about 4 years ago 1,147 reads 1 comments

  7. Georges St. Pierre's Biggest Challenge at 170 Pounds May Be Jake Shields

    Although the Strikeforce: Nashville event was far from a smashing success with all of the main events going to decisions, some winners careers were catapulted into the upper echelon of Mixed Martial Arts and others had their careers legitimized...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about 4 years ago 621 reads 14 comments

  8. UFN 21: Dana White Has to Be Seeing Roy Nelson in a Different Light

    In the last season of The Ultimate Fighter, Roy Nelson seemed like the black sheep of the show with a lot of talent and a lot of baggage...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 4 years ago 2,844 reads 13 comments

  9. MMA: From Brock Lesnar To Shane Carwin, Frank Mir Needs Time to Reflect

    UFC 111 was a launching point in the pursuit of heavyweight legitimacy for the monster that is Shane Carwin. Living true to his reputation, Carwin finished off heavyweight veteran Frank Mir in the first round, by way of a knockout...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 4 years ago 1,579 reads 5 comments

  10. UFC 111: St. Pierre vs. Hardy and Mir vs. Carwin Are a Start To Something Big

    March 27 UFC 111 is going to be one of the bigger cards of 2010 and late 2009. Mixed martial arts fans haven’t seen a title fight in four UFC events...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 4 years ago 631 reads 1 comments

  11. Georges St. Pierre Maybe a Little Too Well Rounded for Hardy at UFC 111

    A Georges St. Pierre open workout had been held this past Wednesday in order to help promote the UFC 111 match up between St. Pierre and Dan Hardy...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 4 years ago 1,263 reads 10 comments

  12. UFC 111: St. Pierre Plans to Jail “The Outlaw” Dan Hardy

    The UFC hosted an open workout and general question and answer session this past Wednesday at the Tristar gym in Montreal with Georges “Rush” St. Pierre...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 4 years ago 1,298 reads 9 comments

  13. The Rumor Mill Is Turning in the Brock Lesnar Saga, Couture's Opinion

    The rumors keep on coming as to what the fate of the current UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar actually is. It's rather amazing to see such polar stories in the sports media right now...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 4 years ago 2,425 reads 7 comments

  14. Brock Lesnar Likely Out, While Mir and Carwin Fight for the Interim Belt

    In the postfight press conference for UFC: 108, Dana White confirmed to the media that the UFC and fans alike would finally find out what the future holds for heavyweight behemoth Brock Lesnar this coming week...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 4 years ago 1,290 reads 13 comments

  15. UFC 108: Evans Vs Silva, Does It Live Up to the Year end Hype?

    Ever since December 30th 2006, the UFC has been pumping out year end shows of epic proportions. UFC 66 brought the fans Chuck Liddell vs Tito Ortiz II, something everyone wanted to see...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 4 years ago 773 reads 9 comments

  16. Ultimate Fighter Finale: Jon "Bones" Jones a Class Act

    The Ultimate Fighter: Heavyweights finale aired this past Saturday night and we saw some interesting results. Some of the more surprising results were Matt Mitrione being able to get up off ...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 4 years ago 1,647 reads 0 comments

  17. Spoiler Alert! Is Kimbo Slice Back? TUF 10 Episode 11 and 12 Results

    Looking on Wikipedia this morning to see what episode we were in TUF 10; to my disappointment, I saw all the results to episodes 11 and 12 which are supposed to air tonight starting at 9:00...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 4 years ago 1,530 reads 10 comments

  18. Fedor Emelianeko's Injuries the Thorn in Strikeforce's Side

    After a fairly successful Saturday night for Strikeforce's first card on a major television network, the organization might find themselves in a bit of a conundrum...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 4 years ago 580 reads 5 comments

  19. Five Points To Take from Strikeforce: Fedor Vs Rogers

    Fedor Emelianenko Is the Best and Rogers Is No Slouch Fedor showed the world once again why he is the best heavyweight in the world and arguably the top pound-for-pound fighter as well...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 4 years ago 1,710 reads 19 comments

  20. Marcus Jones Surprises Viewers with Skill

    Let us be honest with each other here, Marcus Jones is a beast of a man with a lot of power and strength. He reminds me of a rangier version of UFC heavy weight champion Brock Lesnar...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 4 years ago 736 reads 11 comments

  21. Kimbo Slice vs Houston Alexander: EliteXC

    Déjà vu, the feeling that one has witnessed or experienced a new situation at a previous time. Explanations and theories range from past life experiences, drug effects, disorders ...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 4 years ago 3,989 reads 8 comments

  22. Mixed Martial Arts new Catch-Phrase: "Stand and Bang"

    The mercurial UFC president Dana White has made the phrase "Stand and Bang" popular by utilizing it whenever two fighters go toe-to-toe with reckless abandon...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 4 years ago 1,510 reads 7 comments

  23. Machida Vs. Rua: A Close Fight, Judging Criteria Explains Why

    Last weekend’s main event at UFC 104 made armed bank robbery look like a petty crime, well at least to many die-hard and casual fight fans alike...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 4 years ago 766 reads 8 comments

  24. Scott Junk vs. Mitrione: Where Is the Cardio? A Disgrace to Sport and MMA

    Has anyone ever just gone and hit a heavy bag for a little while to work up a sweat? You can have great stamina, but it doesn’t take much work on the bag before you realize you aren’t the Energizer Bunny...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about over 4 years ago 1,481 reads 9 comments

  25. Pioneer Of Modern Day MMA Mirko Filipovic Calls It a Career

    That's it, folks. After losing via verbal submission to Junior Dos Santos, Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic has put his fighting days behind him...

    Leon Horne Written by Leon Horne about almost 5 years ago 1,331 reads 6 comments