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Shogun on an incredible streak considering his last streak of three was in 2007

Shogun on an incredible streak considering his last streak of three was in 2007

posted on July 17, 2018 by

Off the Canvas | One of the great anomalies of the recent UFC results is that Mauricio “Shogun” Rua is on a three fight win streak in the octagon.

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Heavyweight mess creates opportunity for Dos Santos-Ivanov winner

Heavyweight mess creates opportunity for Dos Santos-Ivanov winner

posted on July 10, 2018 by

Off the Canvas | They say be ready when opportunity knocks. For Junior Dos Santos and Blagoy Ivanov that time is right now.

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Cash Considerations 73: NBA FREE AGENT MADNESS, UFC 226, CFB Early Ideas

Cash Considerations 73: NBA FREE AGENT MADNESS, UFC 226, CFB Early Ideas

posted on July 05, 2018 by

Cash Considerations Podcast | AB and Mo are joined by the Original David Griffin to talk NBA Free Agency, AB will UFC 226 big PPV and Mo will break out Mostrodamous for some College Football.

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UFC's two title fights should be wagered off of price not fighter

UFC's two title fights should be wagered off of price not fighter

posted on July 03, 2018 by

Off the Canvas | UFC International Fight Week is finally here, which signals one of the most stacked PPV cards of the entire year on July 7.

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Best 8 fighters in boxing right now

Best 8 fighters in boxing right now

posted on June 26, 2018 by

Off the Canvas | With the fight game in a bit of a lull for the second week in a row, let’s take a moment to talk about the top boxers in the game today. Berg’s 8 will be a breakdown of who I feel right now is the best fighter on Earth regardless of weight class. 

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Fight fans mourn death of long-time boxing judge Chuck Giampa

Fight fans mourn death of long-time boxing judge Chuck Giampa

posted on June 20, 2018 by

Fight fans are mourning the death last week of long-time Nevada boxing judge Chuck Giampa. The popular and respected Giampa started his career in 1985 at Caesars Palace and judged his last fight in 2008.

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UFC 225, Crawford-Horn at MGM, Showtime doubleheader equals happy fight fans

UFC 225, Crawford-Horn at MGM, Showtime doubleheader equals happy fight fans

posted on June 05, 2018 by

Off the Canvas | This is the kind of weekend guys like me dream about. Completely stacked with fighting! UFC 225 takes place this Saturday from Chicago and boy is it a great card.

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Professional boxing returns to Rivers Casino for Rivers Rumble VIII

Professional boxing returns to Rivers Casino for Rivers Rumble VIII

posted on May 24, 2018 by

Professional boxing returns to Rivers Casino on Friday, June 8, for “Rivers Rumble VIII,” presented by Rivers Casino in association with Made Men Promotions. Another exciting night is in store at the award-winning casino’s waterfront amphitheater. 

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Wonderboy's level too high for Till

Wonderboy's level too high for Till

posted on May 22, 2018 by

Off the Canvas | For the first time ever, UFC heads to Liverpool for UFC Fight Night as No. 1 ranked Welterweight Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson enters hostile territory to battle England’s own and No. 8 ranked Darren Till this Sunday.

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Stevenson-Jack a great matchup; Usman should handle Maia

Stevenson-Jack a great matchup; Usman should handle Maia

posted on May 15, 2018 by

Off the Canvas | Tons of fighting action Saturday so let’s not waste time jumping in.

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UFC 224 preview, picks: An exciting card with appetizing betting opportunities

UFC 224 preview, picks: An exciting card with appetizing betting opportunities

posted on May 10, 2018 by

It’s easy for fans and sports bettors to overlook UFC 224 while looking forward toward CM Punk’s redemption fight at UFC 225, the champion vs. champion match-up at UFC 226 or the rumored Georges St-Pierre vs. Nate Diaz bout at UFC 227.

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Linares' great story ends with Lomachenko; Nunes defends title at UFC 224

Linares' great story ends with Lomachenko; Nunes defends title at UFC 224

posted on May 08, 2018 by

Off the Canvas | Jorge Linares has one of those unique boxing stories. Not many fighters lose three of seven fights and go on to become a World Champion.

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GGG will fight minus Canelo, add in Martirosyan

GGG will fight minus Canelo, add in Martirosyan

posted on May 01, 2018 by

Off the Canvas | This was supposed to be the big GGG vs. Canelo 2 rematch live from T-Mobile Arena in Vegas over Cinco de Mayo weekend, May 5, but then came Saul “Canelo” Alvarez’s positive tests for clenbuterol a banned substance in boxing.

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Jacobs, Magdaleno set to headline cable cards while GGG gets new opposition

Jacobs, Magdaleno set to headline cable cards while GGG gets new opposition

posted on April 24, 2018 by

Off the Canvas | While the Gennady “GGG” Golovkin-Saul “Canelo” Alvarez rematch cancellation was a disappointment, especially here in Vegas, GGG will still fight May 5 vs. Vanes Martirosyan on regular HBO on May 5 from Carson, Calif.

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Gaethje-Poirier battle on FOX; Conor runs wild at UFC 223

Gaethje-Poirier battle on FOX; Conor runs wild at UFC 223

posted on April 10, 2018 by

Off the Canvas | It’s time to talk about the next solid card from UFC this Saturday from Glendale, Arizona with a main event featuring two all-out fighters in Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje.

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UFC 223 becomes Blessed thanks to Holloway

UFC 223 becomes Blessed thanks to Holloway

posted on April 03, 2018 by

Off the Canvas | Disappointment among UFC fans of the fourth, yes fourth, cancellation of the Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson fight was devastating.

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Joshua preps for future Wilder bout

Joshua preps for future Wilder bout

posted on March 27, 2018 by

Off the Canvas | The end of March is upon us and the Heavyweight Champion of the World is ready to close in style with a late afternoon fight on Showtime.

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Top young star Garcia headlines Showtime; Valdez-Quigg fireworks on ESPN

Top young star Garcia headlines Showtime; Valdez-Quigg fireworks on ESPN

posted on March 06, 2018 by

Off the Canvas | Hopefully everyone who read this column last week took advantage of grabbing Showtime because Deontay Wilder vs. Luis Ortiz was even better than I expected it to be. Wow what a fight. It’s honestly worth the $11 for one month just to watch the replay! 

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Cash Considerations 50: Conference Tournaments, Canelo positive test and more

Cash Considerations 50: Conference Tournaments, Canelo positive test and more

posted on March 06, 2018 by

Cash Considerations Podcast | We delve into the Conference Tournament action, Canelo's positive test, the non ruling from the Supreme Court on sports betting and more.

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Boxing's Heavyweight division in resurgence, starting with Wilder vs. Ortiz

Boxing's Heavyweight division in resurgence, starting with Wilder vs. Ortiz

posted on February 27, 2018 by

Off the Canvas | If you were a fan of heavyweights of the 1970s (Ali, Frazier, Foreman), heavyweights of the 1990s (Tyson, Holyfield, Bowe, Lewis) then does Showtime have a fight for us all on Saturday night.

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