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Anthony Johnson hints at a possible UFC return

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) Following his second-round submission loss to current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier at April’s UFC 210 event in Buffalo, knockout artist Anthony Johnson shocked fights fans by announcing his retirement from the sport of mixed martial arts. “Rumble” had gone an incredible 12-2 over his past fourteen […]

Penguins win game 7 OT thriller, advance to Stanley Cup Finals

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) The defending Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins were able to fend off a feisty Ottawa Senators squad and win the NHL’s Eastern Conference Title in the final game of their best of seven series last night at PPG Paints Arena. Penguins star forward Sidney Crosby set up the […]

REMATCH! Cavs and Warriors will once again collide in the NBA Finals

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) The Golden State Warriors are having a historic NBA Playoffs. The California-based franchise became the first team in NBA history to sweep their way to an NBA Finals birth going a perfect 12-0. The Warriors most recently disposed of the San Antonio Spurs, this after eliminating the Utah […]

Max Holloway looks to make history at UFC 212

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) Max Holloway will look to make history next weekend at UFC 212 in Brazil when he squares off with current UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo for the promotions undisputed title. If victorious, Max Holloway will become only the second Hawaiian in UFC history to become an undisputed UFC […]

Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko set for UFC 213

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) The next UFC women’s bantamweight title fight is now official as the champion Amanda Nunes is set to defend her title against the #1 UFC ranked women’s bantamweight contender Valentina Shevchenko. BJPenn.com’s Chris Taylor originally reported the championship bout was in the works on April 22 and it […]

Jim Miller vs. Anthony Pettis set for UFC 213

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) A lightweight scrap between former division title holder Anthony Pettis and perennial contender Jim Miller has been added to July’s UFC 213 pay-per-view event in Las Vegas. BJPENN.com’s Chris Taylor confirmed the news with Miller himself, this after an initial report from Brazilian news outlet Combate. I have […]