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  • NBA Finals tickets: Flash Seats has official Cavaliers tickets available for games 3 and 4

    NBA Finals tickets: Flash Seats has official Cavaliers tickets available for games 3 and 4

    Tickets to games 3 and 4 of the NBA Finals in Cleveland are still available, but they’ll be gone in a flash. With the highly-anticipated Finals “threematch” between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors set to tip off tonight at 6pm from Oracle Arena in Oakland, fans are scrambling for...
  • Pat Monahan of Train to sing the National Anthem at Game 1 of the 2017 NBA Finals

    Pat Monahan of Train to sing the National Anthem at Game 1 of the 2017 NBA Finals

    At the NBA Finals, the third time looks like a charmer. The Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers will face off in the NBA Finals for a third straight year, a remarkable and unprecedented clash of the league’s two best teams (and players). As the teams and fans get ready for the series, the...
  • Reebok's sponsorship payouts have netted UFC fighters over $12 million since 2015

    Reebok's sponsorship payouts have netted UFC fighters over $12 million since 2015

    Since the UFC aligned with Reebok in 2015, countless fighters and media members have spoken out against the deal, reasoning that it takes sponsorship dollars away from the athletes. Heavyweight talent Brendan Schaub famously walked away from the UFC after the six-year, $70 million agreement was...
  • UFC: Angela Magana deserves next crack at Joanna Jedrzejczyk

    UFC: Angela Magana deserves next crack at Joanna Jedrzejczyk

    As the UFC moves forward into the WME-IMG era, maximizing profits at all costs -- regardless of logical, rankings-based matchmaking -- remains the top priority.  The UFC's new owners want an immediate return on the $4 billion purchase they made last summer, which is why there has been an uptick in...
  • Invicta FC is set to run its 24th show on July 15

    Five bold strategies to increase Invicta FC's ratings and attendance

    With 23 Invicta Fighting Championships events in the books, company co-founder and former Strikeforce exec Shannon Knapp has learned some important lessons on what works and what doesn't. To say that it has been a roller-coaster ride since Invicta FC 1 would be a major understatement. The promotion...
  • Bellator 180's 'Sadistic' Sadee Williams relishes underdog role vs. Keri-Ann Melendez

    Bellator 180's 'Sadistic' Sadee Williams relishes underdog role vs. Keri-Ann Melendez

    "Sadistic" Sadee Williams has heard all the whispers from the MMA community, that her bout at Bellator 180 is nothing more than a spotlight fight for her opponent -- California striker Keri-Ann Melendez. She knows Bellator wants to give the 33-year-old kickboxing legend a marketing push in the...
  • Modafferi eyes UFC gold

    Honchak, Modafferi and Ostovich early favorites to win 'TUF 26'

    A pair of wily veterans and a surging prospect are among the early favorites to win "The Ultimate Fighter 26" tournament, as Barb "Little Warrior" Honchak, Roxanne "Happy Warrior" Modafferi and Rachael "Wonder Woman" Ostovich made a major splash during the opening day of tryouts for the show. The 1...
  • UFC aired a tweet from Bellator's top star

    UFC's video streaming service airs tweet from Bellator's biggest star

    One of the most surprising moments of Invicta FC 23 was the decision to air a tweet from Bellator flyweight superstar Ilima-Lei "The Ilimanator" Macfarlane (6-0) on UFC Fight Pass. The 27-year-old Macfarlane is the face of Bellator's female flyweight division, so it was a bit of a shocker that the...
  • Invicta FC 24 is official for July 15

    Invicta FC 24 announced for July 15

    The date for Invicta FC 24 has been made official, as Invicta Fighting Championships head honcho Shannon Knapp announced on Twitter that the promotion will be running its next event on July 15. As for the rest of the show's details, information remains private. Fans and media members are still in...
  • Invicta FC 23's 'Yaya' Rincon 'absolutely not' bothered by her weigh-in photo going viral

    Invicta FC 23's 'Yaya' Rincon 'absolutely not' bothered by her weigh-in photo going viral

    The photo of surging bantamweight talent "Yaya" Rincon (1-0) from the Invicta FC 23 weigh-in received over 1,700 "likes" on the Invicta FC Instagram page, far more than any other fighter's photo from the event. As ridiculous as it may sound -- for someone in the first fight of the night and making...
  • Invicta FC 23's Christine Ferea wants rematch with Tiffany Van Soest

    Invicta FC 23's Christine Ferea wants rematch with Tiffany Van Soest

    Christine "Misfit" Ferea (1-1) doesn't believe the judges got it right for her Invicta FC 23 fight with Tiffany "Time Bomb" Van Soest.  The California strawweight gained an early advantage with heavy cage pressure in the opening frame, and capped off the fight with a good chunk of time in top...
  • Invicta FC 23's Roxanne Modafferi plans to try out for 'TUF 26'

    Invicta FC 23's Roxanne Modafferi plans to try out for 'TUF 26'

    Roxanne "The Happy Warrior" Modafferi (21-13) won big at Invicta FC 23, finishing Sarah "The Monster" D'Alelio with vicious ground and pound in the third frame of action. The victory was Modafferi's first by way of TKO since Invicta FC 14 in September of 2015. "The Happy Warrior" survived an early...
  • D'Alelio fights Modafferi at Invicta FC 23

    Invicta FC 23: D'Alelio not amused by Modafferi's weigh-in shenanigans

    No one was the least bit surprised that flyweight legend Roxanne "The Happy Warrior" Modafferi (19-13) showed up to the Invicta FC 23 weigh-in wearing a ridiculous Power Rangers costume. The former UFC superstar is known as much for her zany weigh-in outfits as she is for her fights. Since signing...
  • Caitlin O'Connor is back with Invicta FC

    Caitlin O'Connor returns to Invicta FC cage after two-year hiatus

    After two years away from the Invicta Fighting Championships cage, Los Angeles legend Caitlin O'Connor is set to make her long-awaited, hotly-anticipated return to the promotion on May 20 at the Scottish Rite in Kansas City, Mo. Invicta FC 23 will mark O'Connor's first performance for the all-female...
  • Watch: Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson talks possibility of presidential bid on 'Fallon'

    Watch: Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson talks possibility of presidential bid on 'Fallon'

    After telling GQ Magazine that a run for the presidency was a “real possibility,” Dwayne Johnson’s political career appears to be picking up steam. The “Baywatch” star stopped by “The Tonight Show” on Thursday where he continued to entertain the notion of a presidential bid in 2020. Although he told...
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    United States wins pool at 2017 World Hockey Championship

    Follow this link for more hockey news and for tickets on AXS. See your story below. The United States has finished in first place in Group A at the 2017 International Ice Hockey Federation World Championships in Cologne, Germany. On Tuesday, the United States beat Russia 5-3 to finish the pool stage...
  • Peyton Manning to host the 2017 ESPYS at the Microsoft Theatre in LA

    Peyton Manning to host the 2017 ESPYS at the Microsoft Theatre in LA

    Two-time Super Bowl champion Peyton Manning will host the 25th annual ESPY Awards set to broadcast live on ABC Wednesday, July 12 from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles at 8:00 p.m. ET/5:00 p.m. PT. The ESPYS bring together luminaries from both athletics and entertainment to honor achievements...
  • Bellator 181: Emily Ducote vs. Valerie Letourneau extended fight preview

    Bellator 181: Emily Ducote vs. Valerie Letourneau extended fight preview

    The upcoming fight between Emily "Gordinha" Ducote (5-2) and Valerie "Trouble" Letourneau (8-6) is unofficially a No. 1 contender bout to determine who will collide with Ilima "The Iliminator" Macfarlane later this year for Bellator's female flyweight championship. Ducote, 24, is set to battle the...
  • Photo: MMA beauty Ashley Rushing shows off jaw-dropping new face tattoo

    Photo: MMA beauty Ashley Rushing shows off jaw-dropping new face tattoo

    The most beautiful, unique woman in mixed martial arts -- Carolina talent Ashley "Dollface" Rushing (1-1) -- just got a bit more edgy and extreme. "Dollface" may want to change her fight moniker to "Flowerface," as she took to Instagram to show off the fresh new ink on her forehead. Does Rushing...
  • UFC 211 fan reaction video: Long Island pops for Joanna Jedrzejczyk

    UFC 211 fan reaction video: Long Island pops for Joanna Jedrzejczyk

    Polish strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk cemented herself as the baddest woman on the planet and the face of women's MMA with a flawless, technically-sound performance in the co-main of UFC 211 on May 13 in Dallas. The legendary 115-pound talent surgically picked apart Jessica Andrade, using...
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