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  • 15 days ago
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The week's most interesting bits from the MMA and UFC twitter world. A few updates on what's been going on in the MMA & UFC Twitterverse -- There's a ton of tweets below, but first, don't forget to follow me on twitter and instagram: @antontabuena Oh, and these guys are probably worth following as well: The Official BloodyElbow Twitter Account, Kid Nate, Richard Wade, Chris Barton, D.E.O, Scott Broussard, Matt Bishop, Fraser Coffeen, Dallas Winston, KJ Gould, Ben Thapa, T.P. Grant, Steph Daniels read news >>

  • 16 days ago
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Former NBA superstar Karl Malone called out Brock Lesnar and we can't think of that being anything but a bad idea. read news >>

  • 18 days ago
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It was rumored that Floyd Mayweather will be announcing the mega fight against Manny Pacquiao at the NBA All-Star Game. The Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao mega fight is at the end stages of negotiations, and it was rumored to be announced at the Super Bowl, but they were wrong. It was then rumored to be announced at the NBA All-Star game which Mayweather was attending court-side, but once again reports were false. Floyd was interviewed during the game, and when asked about the $250 million read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Darko Milicic's first kickboxing match didn't pan out so well. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Former Detroit Pistons basketball player Darko Milicic began his new kickboxing career this past Thursday, but an ugly gash on his leg spoiled his hopes of a debut victory. Serbia's Darko Milicic was one of the top NBA prospects out of Europe, and in 2003 he was drafted 3rd overall by the Detroit Pistons, ahead of such notable stars as Carmelo Anthony and Dwyane Wade, and two picks behind #1 overall selection LeBron James. Unfortunately, Milicic's NBA career was not a successful one -- although read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Former NBA center Darko Milicic made his kickboxing debut Thursday night in Serbia. The 7-footer, who was the second overall draft pick in 2003, lost to Radovan Radojcic in the second round of their exhibition fight via doctor's stoppage after suffering a cut on his left leg. "The next time, it will be better," Milicic said [translated by The Detroit News]. "I'm invincible." Milicic, 29, last played in the NBA two seasons ago. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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In the latest episode of “UFC 180 Embedded,” go behind the scenes with fighters from the main card in Mexico City. Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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NBA superstar Paul George suffered a horrific leg injury during a Team USA basketball showcase Friday evening at Las Vegas' Thomas & Mack Center. If anyone can relate to what George is going through, it’s former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Darko Milicic, the No.2 overall pick in the 2003 NBA Draft, is giving up basketball to beat people up. read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Darko Milicic, the man drafted after Lebron James, before Carmelo Anthony, Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade, has officially given up on playing basketball professionally and will now try his hand at kickboxing. read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Watch out! He may not have panned out in the NBA, but Darko Milicic is ready to tear it up in the world of kickboxing. For fans of the NBA, the top of the 2003 draft class produced some of the league's best talents. Four of the top five picks that year were LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh, and Carmelo Anthony. LeBron, Wade, and Bosh would go on to form the superteam in Miami that won four straight Eastern Conference titles and two league championships. In a classic case of "sublime to the read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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And this prank apparently went on "every few days." Longtime NBA great Shaquille O'Neal is no stranger to mixed martial arts (MMA), getting involved with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) back in 2011 following his retirement from the courts. In fact, the promotion recently used "Diesel's" compound for its media day ahead of UFC on FOX 11. Hopefully none of the fighters were caught milling around the big man's locker room. That's because Shaq has a history of attacking his teammates -- stark read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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Shaquille O'Neal trains boxing and jiujitsu, but apparently he has a different meaning of 'No-Gi' Sure-fire basketball Hall-of-Famer Shaquille O'Neal has long been a supporter of MMA, and is a regular fixture at UFC events. When not busy calling out Jose Canseco for a celebrity MMA fight, Shaq manages to also find time training in various disciplines of Mixed Martial Arts. That being said, the mats wasn't only his time he had worked on his grappling during his NBA career. He apparently choked a read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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NBA superstar Paul George suffered a horrific leg injury during a Team USA basketball showcase Friday evening at Las Vegas’ Thomas & Mack Center. If anyone can relate to what George is going through, it’s former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva.Filed (...) read news >>

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