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Jonathan Lipnicki has went a long way from his days on Stuart Little and Jerry Maguire. The former child star is now a BJJ purple belt and MMA sparring partner. Jonathan Lipnicki made waves in Hollywood in the late 90's starring in movies such as Jerry Maguire and Stuart Little, but as time went on Lipnicki transitioned from geeky, unassuming child to a muscle bound BJJ player and has recently earned his BJJ purple belt. Look who I ran into #TJDillashaw pic.twitter.com/Za0UQHfedp — Jonathan Lipn read news >>

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Gina Carano's star just keeps getting brighter. Just one week after it was announced that "Conviction" had landed a role in the highly-anticipated "Deadpool" movie alongside Ryan Reynolds (more on that here), Deadline (via Comingsoon.net) revealed that the former Strikeforce featherweight star has nabbed herself another acting gig. This time, she'll be starring in the upcoming film "Extraction" alongside one of the heaviest of hitters "Tinseltown" has to offer ... Bruce Willis. From the report: read news >>

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Former disgruntled professional wrestler Phil Brooks, who operates under the moniker "CM Punk," recently told podcast listeners that WWE's senior ringside physician, Christopher M. Amann, was a "worthless piece of shit" whose incompetence as a doctor led to a full-blown staph infection. Cageside Seats with the transcription: "Somewhere along the way I get this fucking lump on my fucking back, and this is where it gets good. So I go to Doc and I go 'fucking look at this. This wasn't here last wee read news >>

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Suspended UFC star Anderson Silva took to Instagram last night to send a message to fans: "I don't know what to apologize for, because I am still waiting for the results and analysis from the specialists that are working to reveal the truth." The Nevada Athletic Commission issued a temporary suspension of former UFC Middleweight champ Anderson Silva on Wednesday following multiple drug test failures by the star both before and after his bout with Nick Diaz at UFC 183. Silva failed a pre-fight a read news >>

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On a show that lacked established star power past the name of Benson Henderson, and went against solid NBA All-Star skills drills activity, UFC did well above usual numbers for prelims and slightly beat its usual average for the main card.The Henderson vs. Brandon Thatch main event from Broomfield, Colo., paced the Valentine's night UFC Fight Night to a 913,000 viewer average, slightly above the FS 1 average of 888,000. Henderson overcame a significant size difference to finish Thatch in the fou read news >>

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Watch Gunnar Nelson and his teammates dance as they recreate the music video to Sia's hit single 'Chandelier'. He may seem stoic and emotionless during his fights, but it looks like Gunnar Nelson has way more personality than what he shows inside the Octagon. The 26-year-old Icelandic star recreated the music video for Australian pop star Sia's hit single, Chandelier and you can watch the clip above. The song, which has received 4 Grammy nominations and about 550 million views on YouTube, origin read news >>

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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 >>

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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 >>

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Don't expect Gina Carano to be back in the cage any time soon. The former women's MMA star said last year that she was considering a return. But that might be a hard thing to pull off now given her jam-packed movie schedule. Carano landed a role opposite Ryan Reynolds in "Deadpool," The Hollywood Reporter reported Friday. The movie is based on the Marvel comic book and is being distributed by 20th Century Fox. Before she begins filming that, Carano will appear opposite Bruce Willis in another ac read news >>

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Former women's MMA superstar, Gina Carano has been cast as the mutant, Angel Dust in the upcoming 20th Century Fox movie, Deadpool. Former women's MMA featherweight title contender, Gina Carano has been cast in the movie adaptation of the popular Marvel comic, Deadpool. She will star as Angel Dust, a member of an underground mutant group called the Morlocks. Carano will be joining Ryan Reynolds, who will reprise the role of Wade Wilson/Deadpool, the fast-talking mercenary he first played in the read news >>

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UFC Star Carla Esparza has had an action packed year. Following a stint on the Ultimate Fighter, Esparza became the UFC's inaugural strawweight champion, but regardless of her success in the cage Esparza still feels as though she has been overlooked by potential sponsors. Carla Esparza's dreams came true when she became the UFC's inaugural strawweight champion, but since that night in December things haven't gone as she imagined they would. On Tuesday, news emerged that Reebok had signed Paige V read news >>

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Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans will miss an additional six to seven months after his body rejected a cadaver ACL placed in his injured knee. Marc Raimondi of MMA Fighting passed along the news from colleague Ariel Helwani: Evans, 35, has not fought since Nov. 16, 2013 due to complications from a knee injury. He was scheduled to fight Daniel Cormier at UFC 170 but suffered a torn ACL in training and was forced to pull out. Expected to miss eight months, Evans' recovery took lo read news >>

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Outside of Anthony Johnson, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has pretty much cleaned out his division, and to date, no one has been able to solve the "Bones" riddle. His brother Chandler is not impressed. In fact, the Super Bowl 49 champ says that he's willing to prove it by battling his brother in a special one-round charity match, and since he's "bigger" than his sibling, would just "throw him to the ground" like a 205-pound sack of potatoes. The Patrio read news >>

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UFC star Ronda Rousey has always been a vocal proponent of eradicating the scourge of PEDs in MMA but even Rousey was left in shock when her idol Anderson Silva tested positive. When news emerged of Anderson Silva's failed pre-fight drug test for his UFC 183 bout no one was more upset than UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. Rousey, a long time admirer of Silva's, was left in utter disbelief that one of her idols had tested positive for PEDs. Speaking to Yahoo Sports Rousey stated, " read news >>

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