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Undefeated bantamweight Holly Holm signs with UFC‏

By: Chris Taylor       UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey seemed to be running low on potential challengers to her 135-pound title. So, the Ultimate Fighting Championship went out and signed undefeated mixed martial artists and former boxing champion Holly Holm (7-0 MMA). Holm trains out of the famed Jackson-Winkeljohn’s MMA gym and has […]

Blackhawks ink Toews and Kane to 8 year deals‏

By: Chris Taylor       The Chicago Blackhawks have signed their 2 star forwards, Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews, to identical 8-year contracts worth a total of $84 million according to ESPN. The talented duo began their careers with Chicago in 2007 and have since won 2 Stanley Cups for the franchise, their first […]

Demetrious Johnson faces Chris Cariaso at UFC 177‏

By: Chris Taylor       UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson will defend his title again later this summer, this time against Chris Cariaso in the co-main event of UFC 177, which takes place August 30 in Sacramento, California. “Mighty Mouse” was expected to rematch John Dodson at the event, but Dodson suffered an ACL […]

Dillashaw vs. Barao 2 headlines UFC 177 in Sacramento‏

By: Chris Taylor       Newly crowned UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw will make his first title defense in his hometown of Sacramento, as UFC officials recently announced that the Team Alpha Male product will rematch former champion Renan Barao in the main event of UFC 177 on August 30. Dillashaw and Barao first […]

Penn’s amazing MMA career comes to an end following 3rd loss to Edgar

By: Chris Taylor       Former UFC lightweight & welterweight champion B.J. Penn has retired from the sport of mixed martial arts, this following his third career loss to Frankie Edgar, which he suffered on July 6th at the TUF 19 Finale in Las Vegas. It was a disappointing end to an incredible mixed […]

James returns home, signs 2-year deal with Cavs

By: Chris Taylor       Lebron James is returning home! The Ohio native signed a 2-year deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers on Saturday worth a reported $42.1 million dollars. The deal includes an option that would allow “The King” to become a free agent after season 1. James stated that he is committed to playing ball for the Cavaliers […]