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Post-UFC 183 Story: Both Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz Fail Drug Test

The UFC announced on Tuesday that former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva tested positive for anabolic steroids. At the same time, the Nevada State Athletic Commission said that Silva’s UFC 183 opponent Nick Diaz also tested positive for marijuana metabolites.

The Streak is Over, But the Hawks Have Served Notice

Those Atlanta Hawks have been so good that it’s been over a month since we’ve been asking the question: When will they lose again? Monday night the New Orleans Pelicans stunned the soaring Hawks 115-110 at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans.

Brady’s Bunch Wins Super Bowl XLIX in a Thriller

The New England Patriots rallied to score a thrilling 28-24 win over the Seattle Seahawks at Super Bowl XLIX in a game that went down to the final seconds.

Anderson Silva Decisions Nick Diaz at UFC 183

Anderson Silva UFC middleweight champion scored a one-sided unanimous decision victory over former Strikeforce and WEC welterweight champion Nick Diaz at the main event of UFC 183 at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas Nevada on Saturday night.

UFC 183 Preview: Meisha Tate Versus Sara McMann

Although the UFC has not officially sanctioned the Tate-McMann bout as a title eliminator, both women are on top of the rankings. Tate is currently ranked #2 in the latest UFC rankings while McMann follows her at #3.

Don’t Look Now, LeBron is Playing Like the MVP

What’s scarier than having three new key players to add to what is already a formidable line-up is having LeBron James play at an MVP pace. James has won four MVPs in the last six seasons.

Cyborg Justino Negotiating UFC Deal

UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta confirmed to ESPN that he has been in contract negotiations with representatives of Invicta FC featherweight champion Cris “Cyborg” Justino this past two weeks.

Why Anderson Silva is Going To Get The Next Title Shot

A lot of eyebrows were raised when UFC President Dana White revealed last week that former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva will get the next middleweight title shot if he gets past Nick Diaz at UFC 183 on January 31.

Boston Celtics’ Busy Week: Four Trades in Five Days

Danny Ainge is not known Trader Danny for nothing because the Celtics’ President is known to be trigger-happy when it comes to trading players. Yet Ainge and the rebuilding Celtics took it to a different level this week

Is the Mega Fight Really Halfway Done?

According to Top Rank Vice President Carl Moretti, filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao has agreed to the terms of the proposed May 2 fight against unbeaten Pound for Pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr.

De La Hoya, Schaeffer Settle Golden Rift

Boxing’s 2014 Fight of The Year wasn’t fought inside the ring, it was the one which Oscar De La Hoya fought against Richard Schaeffer in the court of law. And after nearly a year, it is finally over.

Why Pau Gasol’s 46 at 34 is Special

There were plenty of reasons to believe that Pau Gasol was past his prime when he was headed to the free agency last summer. For the past two years, Gasol had been the constant trade bait for the Los Angeles Lakers.

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Rhonda Rousey Has a New Training Coach

Not much has been seen of Ronda Rousey since Amanda Nunes beat her to a pulp. The mega star has resurfaced with a new...

5 Benefits of the Elliptical Machine

Bored on the treadmill? The Elliptical Machine may be just the change of pace you need. The Elliptical is a great addition to any workout at the gym or addition to your home gym. It’s a total body workout with plenty of benefits.

Is the Squat Exercise Safe for Me?

Squats are a very misunderstood exercise. The thought that they cause injury has been tossed around since the 1950’s. It is rumored that the squats' reputation went south after the US Army banned them in the 1960’s.