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UFC 232 salaries, fight purses: Three championship contenders set to make $500,000

UFC 232 has nearly arrived, with the final pay-per-view event set to go down on Saturday night inside The Forum in Inglewood, California. The card is stacked, featuring two championship fights in the main and co-main events, and with...

Daniel Cormier relinquishes light heavyweight championship ahead of UFC 232 card

UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier was set to be stripped of the light heavyweight championship he also holds on Saturday night the moment Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson step into the Octagon in the main event of UFC 232...

UFC 232 weigh-in results: Championship fights official as all fighters make weight

LOS ANGELES -- For all of the drama surrounding Jon Jones' irregular drug test and UFC 232's controversial move from Las Vegas just six days out, Friday's weigh-in turned out to be a smooth and rather uneventful affair. All...

UFC 232: Difficulty of believing in Jon Jones increased by repeated preferential treatment

LOS ANGELES -- Despite a trio of drug test abnormalities in as many years, Jon Jones no longer believes there will be asterisks associated with his name historically as the former UFC light heavyweight champion embarks on a quest...

UFC 232 fight card: Historical significance of Cyborg vs. Nunes should not be overshadowed

It doesn't have the pioneering importance of Cris "Cyborg" Justino's 2009 Strikeforce title bout against Gina Carano. It also lacks the same kind of commercial appeal as Ronda Rousey's multiple appearances headlining UFC shows that sold over one million...

UFC 232 fight card — Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson: Five storylines to watch...

The UFC's final pay-per-view of 2018 is upon us as a pair of must-see title bouts headline UFC 232 on Saturday. But everything from the last-minute venue change to the circumstances surrounding the main event have this feeling anything...

UFC 232 moved to Los Angeles after Jon Jones drug test includes minuscule amount...

An abnormality in a pre-fight drug test taken by former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has forced UFC to move Saturday's UFC 232 pay-per-view from Las Vegas to just outside of Los Angeles. Jones's drug test showed a...

UFC fight schedule for 2019: Henry Cejudo vs. TJ Dillashaw, Cain Velasquez’s return headline...

UFC brought the fire in 2018 with one of its biggest years to date as far as big events go, and if the early slate of 2019 goes according to plan, it might just be better. Last year wrapped up...

Former heavyweight champ Cain Velasquez set for UFC return against Francis Ngannou

Cain Velasquez is back. The former UFC heavyweight champion is set to return to the Octagon on Feb. 17 in Phoenix when he takes on former title challenger Francis Ngannou in the main event of the first fight card...

UFC on Fox 31 fight card — Kevin Lee vs. Al Iaquinta 2: Predictions,...

After seven incredible years, an era comes to a close on Saturday night in Milwaukee. UFC will present its final UFC on Fox card Saturday night from the Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, Wisconsin seven years after the promotion debuted...

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Lightning Sign Bogosian

The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed unrestricted free agent defender Zach Bogosian to a one-year, $1.3 million contract, the team announced Sunday. The Lightning would beat out the Pittsburgh Penguins, Carolina Hurricanes and Colorado Avalanche who were all vying for the services of the 29-year-old blueliner, according to Darren Dreger. Bogosian became a free agent […]

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