UFC 200 and Beyond

April 21, 2016

  UFC 200 will be happening in Las Vegas this summer as a part of international fight week. This iconic event will have some the UFC’s biggest stars such as Jose Aldo, Frankie Edgar, Cain Velasquez, and many more. I remember watching UFC 100 back in 2009 knowing very little about the sport. The fights were crazy and the stars from Georges St. Pierre, Brock Lensar and Dan Henderson made…


The Ultimate Fight That Launched The Ultimate Fighting Championship

April 12, 2016

Many consider the Ultimate Fighter Season One Finale as the most important UFC fight in history. A battle between Forrest Griffin and Stephen Bonnar decided who would win the Ultimate Fighter and a contract with the UFC. Not only did this launch the career for both men, but also it allowed the UFC to become the global company it is now. The Ultimate Fighter is a reality TV show that…


Counter Logic Gaming Halo Champions Demonstrate Potential In Esports

March 29, 2016

The Halo World Champions have been crowned and their name is Counter Logic Gaming. 16 teams qualified into group stages and were put into a bracket of a $2.5 million prize pool. The winners would claim $1milllion while teams in 2nd, 3rd and 4th place would receive a smaller portion of the pool. Halo is a first person shooter where teams of four must defeat the opposing team in game…


Ultimate Fighting Championship: Born in the US, Watched Around the World

March 15, 2016

Not everyone in the world understands what a touchdown or a homerun means. But everyone understands what a punch to the face is. The Ultimate Fighting Championship has had its fair share of success in the United States, but MMA around the world has the potential to be just as big as soccer. In 2015, the UFC held 19 of their 40 events outside the USA, which goes to show…


Celtics Fight Back To Defeat Cavs at Quicken Loans Arena

February 12, 2016

  The Cleveland Cavaliers hosted the Boston Celtics on February 6 in a game where the Celtics refused to give up against the team that swept them in the playoffs last year. The Celtics had trouble getting on the board as the Cavaliers took the lead quickly. The Cavs dominated the first quarter scoring 32 points against the Celtics 20. The second quarter continued to be controlled by Cleveland. Kyrie…


Broncos Defense Secure Spot in Super Bowl 50

In a classic clash of Brady vs Manning, the intense and suspenseful game crowned Denver as the AFC champions and a place in Super Bowl 50. With the Patriots favored to win, it was Denver’s defense that ultimately pummeled the Patriots and its quarterback.  Brady was limited to one touchdown with two interceptions and intercepted twice while throwing under .500. Rob Gronkowski went for 144 yds on 8 receptions as he was…

February 2, 2016