brian stann

March 3rd, 2016
James Lynch

Wanderlei Silva ends retirement to sign with Bellator MMA  After close to a two-year retirement, Pride FC legend Wanderlei Silva has agreed to terms on a multi-year, multi-fight deal with Bellator MMA according to ESPN. Silva (35-12-1) was initially given a lifetime suspension from the Nevada Athletic Commission after fleeing a random drug test before…

November 10th, 2015
James Lynch

UFC and Bellator veteran Rodney Wallace (23-10-1) discusses his upcoming fight Friday at Hard Knocks 47 against Adrian Miles (15-7) during a  “1 on 1” edition of “The Parting Shot Podcast” Rodney also talks about a variety of other topics including – Fighting Adrian Miles in this main event instead of Todd Stoute – Why he’s in the best…

May 6th, 2015
James Lynch

It’s an unfortunate story we’ve heard far too often with World Series of Fighting. A disgruntled fighter on WSOF’s roster, financially strapped due to lack of cage time. That’s what happened to 8-1 featherweight prospect Freddy Assuncao this past year. “WSOF took on more than they could handle.” Assuncao told MMAOddsBreaker. “I had a pretty good…

March 17th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with retired UFC Middleweight Brian Stann about life after fighting, including his stints as a UFC and college football commentator as well as his expanded role with his charity Hire Heroes USA. The former WEC champion discussed the differences between working for UFC and for Fox, as well as how his…

December 18th, 2013
Adam Martin.

I’m having a difficult time deciding on what was the best fight of the year in mixed martial arts in 2013, and for good reason, as the past year has produced a number of entertaining scraps that I know I’ll still be watching 10 years down the road. The first fight that’s in consideration won…

July 11th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC lost one of its most outstanding people today when middleweight Brian Stann announced on “The MMA Hour” that he was walking away from the sport of mixed martial arts after a seven-year run as a professional fighter. According to the former U.S. Marine, he retired because “the risk is not worth it” to…

April 1st, 2013
Adam Martin.

With a cut above Alexander Gustafsson‘s eyebrow putting the main event of this Saturday’s UFC on FUEL TV 9 event into question, it appears as though a veteran fighter is going to step up and fill in the void if Gustafsson’s scheduled fight against Gegard Mousasi can’t go on. Wanderlei Silva, who defeated Brian Stann…

March 4th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

This article is courtesy of the newest addition to the MMA Oddsbreaker team, Brad Taschuk. He will primarily being doing editing for the site, but will be contributing the occasional piece as well. His work, when not on MMA Oddsbreaker, can be found at his own blog, tazmma. Here, he takes a look back at…

March 4th, 2013
Adam Martin.

It was an absolutely insane night in MMA betting, as five underdogs cashed while only six favorites came through, leaving many bettors frustrated. If you managed to bet any of the dogs congrats on your winnings, but those who laid the juice tonight are hurting due to a combination of upsets, bad judges, and overall…

March 1st, 2013
Adam Martin.

UFC on FUEL TV 8 Saitama Super Arena, Japan Saturday, March 2, 2013 Light heavyweight fight: Brian Stann (-245) vs. Wanderlei Silva (+205) Fight Breakdown: Middleweight bombers Wanderlei Silva and Brian Stann move up to the light heavyweight division for a five-round fight that headlines UFC on FUEL TV 8. Both Silva and Stann are two…

March 1st, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC on FUEL TV 8: March 2, 2013 Saitama, Japan UFC Light Heavyweight Contender Brian Stann (-175) Profile: Brian Stann (12-5) is 6-4 in the UFC and coming off a unanimous decision loss to Michael Bisping at UFC 152. He had previously scored an impressive first-round knockout of Alessio Sakara on April 14 at UFC on…

September 16th, 2012
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 152: September 22, 2012 Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada UFC Middleweight Contender Michael Bisping (-185) Profile: The brash Michael Bisping (22-4) always has something to say, and after winning Season 2 of The Ultimate Fighter and going 10-4 in UFC, he has backed up his talk for the most part. Of late,…