UFC 214 Betting Picks: Jones vs Cormier II

UFC 214 Betting Picks: Jones vs Cormier II

The most anticipated card of 2017 Jon Jones vs Daniel Cormier brings us some fantastic matchups, including three title fights on the main card.  The two non-title fights that proceed it; Robbie Lawler vs Donald Cerrone and Jimi Manuwa vs Volkan Oezdemir likely have title contention implications. The undercard boasts some interesting fights as well, namely Ricardo Lamas vs Jason Knight and Renan Barao vs Aljamain Sterling.  While the odds for the title fights may not be particularly enticing, there is certainly value to be found within this card. All…

UFC 214 Sleeper Fight: Lawler vs. Cerrone

UFC 214 Sleeper Fight: Lawler vs. Cerrone

UFC 214 appears to be the most stacked card of 2017 with Jon “Bones” Jones’ highly anticipated return versus his archnemesis Daniel Cormier. However, before the main event we get two exciting title fights. Tyron Woodley defends his Welterweight title against perhaps the best Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioner in MMA today, Demian Maia. But first the woman with one name, Cyborg, will tee off against the former Invicta bantamweight champion Tonya Evinger for the freshly abandoned women’s Featherweight Strap. Three belts are up for grabs tonight and none more contentious than…

Why Daniel Cormier Hates Jon Jones

Why Daniel Cormier Hates Jon Jones

The UFC held its Summer Kickoff Presser tonight and if you haven’t yet watched it, you should. It seems everyone is following the McGregor model, we got DC throwing water bottles at Jon Jones, fist fights over momma jokes, and Kevin Lee stealing Conor’s El Chapo stylist while simultaneously accusing him of cultural appropriation. All the while JoJo and Karolina are battling it out over who can be the cutest and most demure professional fighter. Wild show. At one point DC questions whether Jon Jones will make it to the…

The Hurt Business Now on Netflix

The Hurt Business Now on Netflix

Hurt Business Netflix Streaming Link This is the MMA documentary from the Director of Generation Iron, it premiered in september of last year and wasn’t especially well received. Most the interview footage was shot late 2014 to early 2015. Back when MMA was still illegal in NY, Rousey was champ, and Jones was boasting about his PED-free status. It doesn’t spend too long going over the history and follows both big name guys like Rashad during his rehab as well as lower level dudes fighting on indian reservations. As a whole it’s a pretty bleak look at MMA in terms of…