UFC To host an event from Japan…This year?

UFC president Dana White today said that plans are moving forward for for the organization to promote a show in the country, which hasn’t hosted a UFC event since UFC 29 way back in 2000. “The rumor is true,” said White, who couldn’t given any exact details on a date or host venue. “We’re going…

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Impact Wrestling 6/30/2011 Preview

The following preview is from ImpactWrestling.com: Don’t miss Thursday’s huge IMPACT WRESTLING broadcast at 9/8c on SpikeTV – and for the first time ever, IMPACT WRESTLING will be presented with LIMITED COMMERCIAL INTERRUPTION by 5 Hour Energy! That means more nonstop action with LESS commercials during the event!

Strikeforce Heavyweight Brett Rogers fired today.

He was arrested for (allegedly) beating his wife up pretty bad. Outside of that he’s lost 3 in a row, so it’s not totally unexpected. http://www.sbnation.com/mma/2011/6/30/2253102/dana-white-brett-rogers-fired-immediately-mma-news   it seems there’s more to the story… Rogers, 30, has been charged with third-degree-assault, domestic assault by strangulation, a pattern of stalking conduct; all felonies. He was also…

Review: The Hustler

The Hustler STARRING: Paul Newman, Jackie Gleason, Piper Laurie, George C Scott DIRECTOR: Robert Rossen WRITER(S): Sidney Carroll , Robert Rossen STUDIO: 20th Century Fox RUNTIME: 134 min RATED: PG OFFICIAL RATING: ***** Stars(Review originally written in April 2006, contains some spoilers) Eddy Felson is a man filled to capacity with talent, however what he…

Smackdown Spoilers for 7/1/11

Dark Match: * Derrick Bateman beat Johnny Curtis SmackDown: * The show opens with the Money in the Bank briefcase hanging high. Mark Henry vs. Randy Orton is announced with Christian banned from ringside by Teddy Long. Christian wants a rematch against Orton at the pay-per-view. * Randy Orton beat Mark Henry by count out.…

CM Punk’s Shoot on RAW 6/27/2011

If you missed CM Punk’s EPIC promo from the end of RAW, then you’ll definitely want to watch the above video. It’s entirely likely that WWE will, at some point, file a copyright complaint and get it deleted. If that happens, we’ll just find another copy of it. This is the promo that caused Vince…

WWE Chairman Vince McMahon suspends CM Punk

The following was posted on WWE.com a few minutes ago: Monday Night Raw’s abrupt conclusion last night was not due to technical difficulties. The decision to suddenly end the broadcast in that manner was made by WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon, who gave this quote to WWE.com:

WWE RAW 6/27/2011 Preview – Raw Roulette

The following preview is from WWE.com: WWE Champion John Cena and the rest of the Superstars and Divas are stacking their chips, ready to take a gamble when Monday Night Raw features the return of Raw Roulette. Play your hand and place your bets for an unforgettable night in Las Vegas.

Review: The Departed

  Title: The Departed Directed by: Martin Scorsese Starring: Jack Nicholson, Leonardo Dicaprio, Matt Damon, Mark Wahlberg, Martin Sheen, and Vera Farmiga. Produced by: Brad Pitt, Graham King and Brad Grey. Studio: Warner Brothers Running Time: 151 minutes. Website: http://www.thedeparted.net/ VE Rating *****

Injuries ravage Strikeforce: Fedor VS Henderson card.

First “Cyborg” Santos pulled out of his fight with Paul Daley, and now Roger Gracie has pulled out of his scheduled bout with “King Mo” Lawal. Only 5 fights remain on the card. We’ll see how Strikeforce fixes this in the coming weeks. Here’s the card as it currently is: Dan Henderson vs. Fedor Emelianenko…

This weekend’s MMA shows and cards.

Tonight: The Voice VS Badr Hari  10 P.M. (HDNet) It’s Showtime: Amsterdam (Kickboxing) 11. P.M. Eastern (HDNet) Strikeforce Challenger 16 June 24, 2011 ShoWare Center, Kent, Washington, United States FIGHT CARD   Matchups: James Terry vs. Caros Fodor Gian Villante vs. Lorenz Larkin Germaine de Randamie vs. Julia Budd Ryan Couture vs. Matt Ricehouse Jason…

WWE Making a Montreal Screwjob DVD

- Jim Ross revealed on Twitter yesterday evening that he interviewed Shawn Michaels and Bret Hart at WWE headquarters in Stamford, CT for a new WWE DVD that will be coming out in October. Word going around is that the DVD will cover the Montreal Screwjob and the issues between Hart and Michaels. Ross wrote:…

The Sports Doc: Live NBA Draft Coverage

As of July 1st, the NFL won’t be the only major sports league in America to have its players locked out.  The NBA will have its second one in the last thirteen years within the next 8 days.  It shall be a shame if the league has to do anything similar to its shortened ’99…