Larry Merchant on Floyd Mayweather’s Jail Sentence

It is no secret, Larry Merchant and Floyd Mayweather Jr. aren’t best of friends, and the long time HBO commentator had a few comments about the WBC welterweight champion’s impending incarceration. Mayweather lashed out at Merchant after his controversial win over Victor Ortiz earlier in the year, and it appears the beef is still on. … Read more

Floyd Mayweather Found Not Guilty in Harassment Case

Controversial boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. (42-0) was found not guilty of harassment charges stemming from an October 2010 altercation involving the undefeated prize-fighter and two security guards outside his $9.5 million home in Las Vegas, Nevada. According to the two security guards, Miguel Burgos and Aaron Ryan, Mayweather cursed them out upon discovering tickets on … Read more

Jason Miller addresses assault charges

MMA veteran Jason Miller finally spoke out about his infamous altercation with his sister that ended with the UFC fighter facing assault and false imprisonment charges. Miller admitted the altercation did indeed happen, also stating that the charges are now behind him. The Chatham County Sheriff’s office arrested Miller on Aug. 7 , in response … Read more

Floyd Mayweather Jr. lashes out at De La Hoya

Undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. had some harsh words for Oscar De La Hoya on Sept.4. Mayweather’s attack on De La Hoya was in response to the Mexican fighter’s dig at golf player Tiger Woods during his recent interview with Univision. De La Hoya, who admitted to cocaine and alcohol abuse as well as being … Read more

Fedor Emelianenko released from Strikeforce

UFC president Dana White shocked many MMA fans when he announced Fedor “The Last Emperor” Emelianenko had been released by the Strikeforce promotion. Fedor, who is arguably the most popular heavyweight MMA fighter in the world, is currently on a three fight losing streak. “He’s being cut, yeah,” White told reporters at a UFC 133 … Read more

Did MMA fans overreact to the Bird vs. Couture stoppage?

The Calgary Combative Sports Commission’s recent decision not to reprimand referee Len Koivisto for his performance during the July 8 MMA fight between Kim Couture and Sheila Bird rubbed a lot of fans the wrong way. After investigating Koivisto’s performance during the Couture vs. Bird MMA fight, the commission issued a press release stating: “No … Read more

Alistair Overeem removed from Strikeforce Grand Prix

On July 13, current Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem was apparently upset with the folks at Zuffa after being threatened by the promotion. According to Overeem, Zuffa officials threatened to release him from the “Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix” tournament, due to the fact he wasn’t willing to compete at the proposed September 10 date for … Read more

James Toney kicked out of training camp

James Toney’s MMA debut didn’t exactly go his way, losing to hall-of-famer Randy Couture at UFC 118, yet the current IBA heavyweight champion seems determined to compete in the sport. On July 7, Toney parted ways with his current gym 360 health club, allegedly after getting into a confrontation with another member. Toney is currently … Read more