Tag "Strikeforce"

Dana and all of his “White Lies”

Long story short, was talking about some of Dana’s greatest hits earlier and the conversation went the way of “Dana says one thing and something else happens”. When he misses, he misses big sometimes, that guy. Got a little list started and want to see if the fine scholars of r/mma would like to add on to it. If some of these are incorrect, please post about it so it

MMA Freakcast #23

We are talking about UFC 199, UFC 200 additions, Ariel Helewani, the recent passings of Muhammed Ali and Kimbo Slice, and other events in the MMA world.

Obituary: Passing of Kevin “The Monster” Randleman

On February 11th the MMA community was informed that Kevin Randleman passed away due to pneumonia related heart failure at the age of 44. Randleman was born on August 10, 1971 and raised in Sandusky, Ohio. After wrestling in high school he joined the Ohio State University Buckeyes where he became a three time NCAA Division I wrestling finalist, winning the tournament twice. Following his wrestling career, Randleman was recruited by Mark Coleman (one

Top 10 Good Samaritans in MMA

Today the men and women in MMA who take the time to help will be acknowledged. Here are the good Samaritans: 10) Jon Jones Stopped a robber before his fight with Mauricio Rua. Later on he paid for a woman who had been abandoned by her boyfriend to stay in a hotel with her daughter. Jon Jones would be higher on the list if it were not for his trial. 9) Cathal

Bjorn Rebney’s departure from Bellator and the fallout

In the last twenty four hours it has come to light that there has been a major shift in the MMA leadership landscape. Here’s the highlights: Bjorn Rebney’s Bellator Departure Yesterday is was announced that Bellator MMA founder Bjorn Rebney had departed from the organization. In some ways this wasn’t a shock considering some of the tension that had taken place following the Viacom buyout. It was clear that Bellator