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The fallout from The Desert Sun going after the California State Athletic Commission continues. Cole Miller says he doesn’t want to fight in California any longer. Is Jon Jones negotiating a new contract? A lot of turmoil in MMA right now.
Josh Gross joined us on Fight Opinion Radio for the first time ever in the show’s history and it was a great interview. We had a chance to talk to him about what mainstream media outlets think of the MMA scene and what are some of the roadblocks that writers have to overcome in terms of attitudes & access to do your job in the field. Plus, our simple-to-understand breakdown of recent reporting by Bloody Elbow on Bellator’s alleged contracts of adhesion. Fighters should take note of what we have to say here.
The Bellator PPV debut was a hell of a memorable event for all the right reasons and the wrong reasons.
Bellator has a PPV in one week and if they draw 50,000 PPV buys, they should call it a success.
What’s at stake for Bellator on PPV? If they succeed, Viacom will open up the checkbook for real.
If you like watching the heavyweights fight in boxing and MMA, the last two days have been perfect for you. But not every heavyweight bout turns out well, especially in California.
The finish to the Pat Curran/Daniel Straus was great… for both fight fans and skeptics screaming “work!”
The UFC matched Bellator’s offer for Gilbert Melendez. Smart decision.
Why does World Series of Fighting exist? Who’s behind it? Why is UFC so friendly to WSOF? It’s all about the politics.
The UFC claims publicly that they don’t want to sign Ben Askren. Where does he go next?
A glut of MMA cable programming has made it harder to draw consistent television ratings and PPV buy rates. How will Bellator & UFC adjust in 2014 to today’s television reality?
After Bellator’s non-PPV PPV event on Saturday night from Long Beach, there are as many questions as there are answers regarding the company’s future.
The Bellator PPV from Long Beach has fallen apart due to Tito Ortiz being pulled the main event because of injury. So, the event is now on Spike TV.« Previous Entries