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June 9th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

MMA is giving fans the night off on Saturday this weekend, but Friday will be a busy one. Titan FC 39 will be airing on UFC Fight Pass, while CES MMA 36 takes place on AXS TV. The bigger of the two cards is certainly Titan offering, which features a good mix of established veterans…

November 4th, 2015
James Lynch

Lightweight Marcus Edwards gained a ton of notary this past July when he stepped in at the last minute – replacing an injured Mike Ricci – to fight Pat Healy in the main event of Titan FC 34. Despite losing that championship fight by second round TKO, Edwards was dominating the first round before running out of…

November 3rd, 2015
James Lynch

The Parting Shot Podcast with James Lynch and Carlin Bardsley have teamed up with Kountermove to bring you an invitation for our Ten Cent Game for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 77 event. If you haven’t played Kountermove before, it’s very easy to play. Just go to Kountermove.com, read the instructions, and try your hand at winning some free cash just by picking…

November 1st, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 129 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com, Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First we’re joined by ONE welterweight champion Ben Askren who discusses his upcoming rematch with Luis Santos on Nov. 13th. Then MMA journalist John Nash joins us to discuss his recent article “What investers are being told about UFC’s Revenues” via…

October 21st, 2015
James Lynch

Titan FC lightweight champion Rick Hawn (21-4) discusses his recent announcement that he’s retiring from the sport during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Rick also talks about a variety of other topics including – His championship victory over Pat Healy at Titan FC 35 – Reflecting on the toughest fight of his career – The most…

September 17th, 2015
James Lynch

Titan FC President & CEO Jeff Aronson discusses Saturdays Titan FC 35: Healy vs. Hawn event on a “1 on 1” edition of “The Parting Shot Podcast.”   Aronson also talks about a variety of other topics including – When Titan FC’s next show will be – Who will fight the winner of Healy/Hawn – A potential jump to…

September 16th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

While there is no UFC event this weekend, UFC Fight Pass will still be busy as Titan FC 35 will air on the subscription service. The card is another title filled bill, as three of Titan’s belts will be on the line on Saturday night. The main event features defending lightweight champion Pat Healy taking…

September 16th, 2015
James Lynch

The Titan Fighting Championships returns this Saturday night on UFC Fight Pass with Titan FC 35: Healy vs. Hawn and features three championship matchups. Here’s a preview of the event which takes place from the Clark County Fairgrounds Event Center in Ridgefield, Washington. Pat Healy (c) vs. Rick Hawn (Lightweight Title)  UFC veteran Healy makes the second defence of his…

September 7th, 2015
James Lynch

Lightweight Rick Hawn (20-4) discusses his upcoming Titan FC lightweight title fight with champion Pat Healy at Titan FC 35 on September 19th on a “1 on 1” edition of “The Parting Shot Podcast.” “Hopefully I knock him out and be done with it. I think I have good power, good speed and I believe I’m the better…

August 20th, 2015
James Lynch

The Parting Shot Podcast with James Lynch and Carlin Bardsley have teamed up with Kountermove to bring you an invitation for our Ten Cent Game for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 74 event. If you haven’t played Kountermove before, it’s very easy to play. Just go to Kountermove.com, read the instructions, and try your hand at winning some free cash just by picking…

August 19th, 2015
James Lynch

Titan FC matchmaker Scott Cutbirth caught up with MMAOddsBreaker on Episode 118 of The Parting Shot Podcast and discussed a variety of topics.   What the last year has been like leaving RFA and joining Titan FC “[It’s been] a whirlwind I guess, it’s a lot of fun I enjoy what I do. My time at RFA…

August 16th, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 118 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com,  Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First Roger Huerta joins the show to talk about his upcoming fight, living in Thailand and his future. Then former WSOF title challenger Josh Hill discusses his upcoming fight August 31st in Romania. Finally Titan FC matchmaker Scott Cutbirth is back…

July 22nd, 2015
James Lynch

Titan Fighting Championship’s President and CEO Jeff Aronson  is coming off the heels of a successful Titan FC 34 event which aired for the first time on UFC Fight Pass Aronson caught up with MMAOddsBreaker on an Extra Edition of The Parting Shot Podcast and discussed a variety of topics. Overall thoughts on Titan FC 34 and UFC’s feedback…

July 16th, 2015
James Lynch

Titan FC lightweight champion Pat Healy makes the first defence of his championship on July 18th at Titan FC 34 against late replacement Marcus Edwards.  Healy (30-20-1) caught up with MMAOddsBreaker on an Episode 113 of The Parting Shot Podcast and discussed a variety of topics. Championship victory over Kurt Kinser at Titan FC 33  “It was a close…

July 14th, 2015
James Lynch

While the UFC has put on four events in the span of a week, the Titan Fighting Championships returns with a strong card of their own this Saturday on UFC Fight Pass. Along with four championship matchups, this event also features a number of UFC veterans and up and coming prospects. Here are five reasons…

July 13th, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 113 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and partners at LastWordOnSports.com,  Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First we welcome Titan FC lightweight champion Pat Healy who fights Saturday at Titan FC 34 against Mike Ricci. Then we welcome ONE Bantamweight champion Bibiano Fernandes who fights Toni Tauri on Saturday at ONE FC 29. Finally Anthony “Sharkbait” Gutierrez…

March 21st, 2015
Brad Wharton

Friday Night’s (March 20, 2015) Titan FC 33 introduced North American audiences to a new star from the British Isles. Brett ‘The Pikey’ Johns is 23, a former Cage Warriors champion and firm fan-favourite on this side of the pond. Sound familiar? A few years ago I visited Wales for the first time. I went…

March 19th, 2015
Gabe Killian

Titan FC 33 Date: March 20, 2014 Arena: The Aeroplex at Brookley City: Mobile, AL Titan Fighting Championship returns tomorrow night (March 20, 2015) with Titan FC 33, and action will be live on the CBS Sports Network starting 11pm ET. If interested in wagering on this fight card, all lines will be made available…

March 18th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

Friday night will be a busy one for title bouts, as Titan FC 33 has four separate belts up for grabs. From bantamweights up to heavyweights, the promotion’s title picture is in for a major shakeup. Three of the four champions who will emerge on Friday will be the first at their weight in Titan…

March 17th, 2015
James Lynch

The Titan Fighting Championships returns Friday night for their first event this year and offers an exceptional fight card including four championship matchups. Titan FC 33 emanates from The Aeroplex at Brookley in Mobile, Alabama and is part of Mobile Aerofest, a weeklong event which gives back to the American military. This star studded card…

March 15th, 2015
James Lynch

On Episode 96 brought to you by Warrior Fighting & Fitness, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Titan FC 33’s Pat Healy who fights this Friday against Kurt Kinser for the Titan FC vacant lightweight title. Then TUF 16 veteran Bristol Marunde discusses his upcoming fight on Friday against fellow cast mate Michael Hill at…

July 17th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 45 was live from Atlantic City, NJ last night (July 16, 2014) with an 11-fight card and produced an incredible evening of scraps from start to finish. With the great evening fights now behind us, let’s take a look at which UFC Fight Night 45 losers we may no longer see compete…

July 15th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The co-main event at UFC Fight Night 45 is a three-round lightweight bout between Edson “Junior” Barboza and Evan Dunham. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Barboza as a -260 favorite (bet $260 to win $100) while Dunham is a +220 underdog (bet $100 to win $220). MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas originally…

July 15th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The opening main card bout at UFC Fight Night 45 is a three-round featherweight bout between Alex “The Spartan” White and Lucas “Mineiro” Martins. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists White as a -160 favorite (bet $160 to win $100) while Martins is a +140 underdog (bet $100 to win $140). MMA…

July 15th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC Fight Night 45 is a three-round women’s bantamweight bout between Leslie “The Peacemaker” Smith and Jessamyn “The Gun” Duke. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Smith as a -140 favorite (bet $140 to win $100) while Duke is a +120 underdog (bet $100 to win $120)….

July 15th, 2014
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC Fight Night 45 is a three-round lightweight battle between veterans Gleison Tibau and Pat “Bam Bam” Healy. The current betting line for the fight at 5Dimes Sportsbook lists Tibau as a -155 favorite (bet $155 to win $100) while Healy is a +135 underdog (bet $100 to win $135). MMA oddsmaker…

July 13th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 45 Date: July 16, 2014 Arena: Revel Casino Hotel City: Atlantic City, NJ Lightweight bout: Pat “Bam-Bam” Healy (+115) vs Gleison Tibau (-155) Fight Breakdown: The UFC Fight Night 45 preliminary card on FOX Sports 1 will be headlined by a lightweight contest between veterans Pat “Bam-Bam” Healy and Gleison Tibau, with…

May 6th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC had a busy day yesterday, announcing a bevy of new matchups for upcoming fight cards. And for today’s MMA Odds and Ends, I’ll give my quick thoughts on all of them. Robert Whittaker vs. Mike Rhodes, UFC Fight Night 43 The UFC added a welterweight bout between Robert Whittaker and Mike Rhodes to…

April 19th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC on Fox 11 lightweight Pat Healy as he prepares for his preliminary card bout tonight (April 19, 2014) against Jorge Masvidal at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. The scrappy veteran is currently riding a two-fight skid, but he believes he has his fire back and it’ll all…

April 19th, 2014
Jason Nawara

Call me a mark, but UFC on FOX 11, coming to us from Orlando, Florida, has one of the best collections of fights on a prelim card in a long time. Seriously. Don’t believe me? Read below. I will try to convince you of this awesomeness. In the prelim main event on FOX Sports 1,…

April 18th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 11 Date: April 19, 2014 Arena: Amway Center City: Orlando, FL Lightweight bout: Jorge Masvidal (-210) vs Pat “Bam-Bam” Healy (+175) Fight Breakdown: The UFC on FOX 11 preliminary card on FOX Sports 1 will feature a lightweight contest between a pair of Strikeforce veterans. It will be a battle when Jorge…

February 5th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC 170’s loss is UFC on FOX 11’s gain. The promotion late last night announced that Rustam Khabilov vs. Rafael dos Anjos has been scratched from this month’s UFC 170 event due to an undisclosed injury to Khabilov, and now dos Anjos will move to the UFC on FOX 11 card in April, where he’ll…

December 18th, 2013
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 9 came and went, leaving us with many exciting matchmaking options for the future. Here are my matchmaking predictions for the losers of the evening. I may normally include one or two losers in my weekly article, because usually there is the risk of them being released from the promotion after their…

December 13th, 2013
Gabe Killian

UFC on FOX 9 Date: December 14, 2013 Arena: Sleep Train Arena City: Sacramento, C.A. Lightweight bout: Pat “Bam-Bam” Healy (-145) vs Bobby “King” Green (+125) Fight Breakdown: The preliminary card for UFC on FOX 9 on FOX Sports 1 will feature a lightweight contest between a pair of Strikeforce imports, when Pat “Bam-Bam” Healy…

December 8th, 2013
James Lynch

This week for Episode 30 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome special guest, UFC lightweight Bobby “King” Green who talks about his upcoming fight this Saturday against Pat Healy at UFC on FOX 9. Also we talk about all the fallout from all the combat sports action this weekend, including…

November 13th, 2013
Adam Martin.

In yesterday’s Odds and Ends, I wrote about the UFC needing to finding replacement fighters for the upcoming UFC on FOX 9 after injuries to Jamie Varner and Kelvin Gastelum nixed their participation in bouts against Pat Healy and Court McGee, respectively. Well, the UFC worked quick because they found replacements for both fights, and…

November 12th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC on FOX 9 card is still arguably the best on paper all year long, but in the past few days there has been a number of injuries that have shuffled the card’s lineup. On the weekend, UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis pulled out of his title defence against Josh Thomson, a bout that was…

October 7th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC continued their recent pattern of announcing fight matchups over the weekend as a number of new bouts were confirmed by the organization, some of which have the potential to be in the year-end conversation for “Fight of the Year.” Here’s all the recently-announced fights, along with my initial thoughts on all of them….

September 20th, 2013
Gabe Killian

UFC 165 Date: September 21, 2013 Arena: Air Canada Centre City: Toronto, Ontario, Canada Lightweight bout: Khabib “The Eagle” Nurmagomedov (-245) vs Pat “Bam-Bam” Healy (+205) Fight Breakdown: Kicking things off for the UFC 165 main card is a highly anticipated match-up between two willful warriors who look to advance in the top 10 of…

September 20th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The most important lightweight matchup out of four 155-pound fights scheduled for next weekend’s (Sept. 21, 2013) UFC 165 card is a battle between the undefeated Khabib Nurmagomedov and veteran Pat Healy which will see the winner rocket into title contention. 5Dimes Sportsbook currently lists Nurmagomedov as a -230 betting favorite (bet $230 to win $100) while…

May 17th, 2013
Adam Martin.

Yesterday, the UFC suspended lightweight contender Nate Diaz indefinitely pending internal investigation for a controversial tweet directed at bantamweight fighter Bryan Caraway in which Diaz wrote that Caraway was a “f**.” Today, the UFC released details of the suspension to Diaz. The Stockton native has been suspended 90 days starting today and has also been…

May 16th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC today suspended lightweight contender Nate Diaz indefinitely for tweeting out a homophobic remark about UFC bantamweight Bryan Caraway. Here’s the comment in question that Diaz wrote on Twitter today: “I feel bad for pat Healy that they took a innocent mans money and I think the guy who took the money is the…

May 15th, 2013
Adam Martin.

The UFC today announced that Pat Healy, who was suspended three months by the New Jersey State Athletic Control Board yesterday after testing positive for marijuana following his UFC 159 submission victory over Jim Miller, has been stripped of each of his $65,000 “Fight of the Night” and “Submission of the Night” bonuses and Bryan…

May 1st, 2013
Brad Taschuk

With one of the strangest UFC cards in recent memory behind us, MMA Oddsbreaker takes a look towards the rankings and how the outcomes affected each fighter’s standing amongst their peers. Take a look at the full MMA Oddsbreaker Rankings here. The one Heavyweight bout on the card caused a small movement in the rankings,…

April 27th, 2013
MMA OddsBreaker

UFC 159: April 27, 2013 Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey UFC Lightweight Contender Jim Miller (-305) Profile: Scrappy lightweight contender and younger brother of UFC veteran Dan Miller, Jim Miller (22-4) has come within a win of a title shot in the lightweight division on multiple occasions. He’s the perpetual contender and one-time owner of…