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January 27th, 2017
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC on Fox 23 middleweight Sam Alvey as he prepares for his preliminary card headlining bout this Saturday night (January 28, 2017) against Nate Marquardt at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. “I go to sleep and I’m thinking about this fight. I wake up and it’s the first thing…

January 25th, 2017
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC fight card, Jay Primetown takes a look at some of the key contests at each event. In the latest installment, we look at the preliminary headliner at UFC on FOX 23 as Sam Alvey takes on Nate Marquardt in a middleweight clash in Denver, Colorado. Sam Alvey (Record: 29-8, -150 Favorite,…

November 5th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 98 middleweight Sam Alvey as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card bout tonight (Saturday, November 5, 2016) against Alex Nicholson at Arena Ciudad de Mexico in Mexico City, Mexico. Alvey will be fighting at high altitude in advance of this contest and he’s doing some special preparation for the bout:…

November 2nd, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC fight card, Jay Primetown takes a look at some of the key contests at each event. In the latest installment, we look ahead at the Fight Pass Preliminary headliner at UFC Fight Night 98 as Sam Alvey takes Alex Nicholson in Mexico City, Mexico. Sam Alvey (Record: 28-8, -235 Favorite, Power…

October 22nd, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Manila middleweight Sam Alvey about the event’s cancellation and what he expects to happen next for him considering he was supposed to fight Alex Nicholson.

August 25th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC on Fox 21 middleweight Sam Alvey as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card bout this Saturday night (August 27, 2016) against Kevin Casey at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The powerful middleweight slugger feels he knows what to expect from Kevin Casey, but that certainly doesn’t…

August 24th, 2016
Jay Primetown

Prior to each UFC fight card, Jay Primetown takes a look at some of the key contests at each event. In the latest installment, we look ahead to the preliminary headliner at UFC on Fox 21 as Sam Alvey takes on Kevin “King” Casey in Vancouver, Canada.   Sam Alvey (Record: 27-8, -210 Favorite, Fighter…

August 21st, 2016
James Lynch

On Episode 170 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and our sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome two great guests. First were joined by UFC middleweight Sam Alvey who takes on Kevin Casey this Saturday at UFC on FOX 21 in Vancouver. Then after we’ll be joined by The Province MMA journalist Spencer Kyte will preview the UFC…

June 27th, 2016
James Lynch

UFC veteran Ryan Jimmo passes away at 34 years old  Former UFC light heavyweight Ryan Jimmo has passed away at 34 years of age. The suspects are reportedly still at large. MMAjunkie confirmed a report made by Canadian news outlet CBC on Sunday, which said “the 34-year-old driver of one vehicle walked up to the occupants of the other vehicle….

June 10th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 89 middleweight Sam Alvey as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card bout this Saturday night (June 18, 2016) against Elias Theodorou at the TD Place Arena in Ottawa, Ontario Canada.

March 30th, 2016
James Lynch

After drag racing citation, Jon Jones arrested on probation violation Jon Jones was arrested Tuesaday by Albuquerque police five days after being cited on multiple traffic charges according to TMZ. Jones (21-1) was pulled over last Thursday and cited for drag racing, exhibition driving, weaving, failing to properly display his license plate, and modifying his exhaust pipe according to a…

January 23rd, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC middleweight Sam Alvey, who was forced to pull out of his upcoming UFC Fight Night 82 bout against Daniel Sarafian due to a broken jaw.

December 30th, 2015
James Lynch

Sam Alvey injured and out of UFC Fight Night 82 bout against Daniel Sarafian Sam Alvey has suffered a broken jaw and has withdrawn from his scheduled Feb. 21 UFC Fight Night 82 with Daniel Sarafian in Pittsburgh. Alvey (26-7) first broke the news to MMA Latest and this was later confirmed by MMAFighting.  Alvey had his three…

December 17th, 2015
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 82 rumored for Jessica Eye vs. Bethe Correia, Sam Alvey vs. Daniel Sarafian  Globo reports that Jessica Eye finally got her wish in competing on the UFC’s card in Pittsburgh. Eye  (11-4) is coming off back to back losses to Miesha Tate and Julianna Pena and will be looking to avoid three straight…

August 9th, 2015
James Lynch

UFC Fight Night 73 took place last night (August 8, 2015) at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. Overall the card featured a number of exciting finishes but unfortunately all of that was overshadowed by a controversial decision in the evenings co-main event. From a betting perspective, nine favorites and four underdogs won based on the closing odds at 5Dimes…

August 6th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 73 middleweight Sam Alvey as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout this Saturday night (August 8, 2015) against Derek Brunson at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. The former MFC champion and Ultimate Fighter season 16 contestant knows his opponent will be looking to take…

August 6th, 2015
Mike James

The main card of UFC Fight Night 73 features a middleweight contest between two fighters that have a combined 7-2 record inside the octagon, Derek Brunson and Sam Alvey. Brunson is coming off an absolute thrashing of Ed Herman In January, while Alvey enters this fight on the heels of consecutive knockout victories over Dylan…

June 23rd, 2015
James Lynch

Undefeated UFC middleweight Elias Theodorou made headlines last week as it was announced he was a contestant (along with his girlfriend Max) on the upcoming season of The Amazing Race Canada. The Canadian spoke to MMAOddsBreaker on Episode 110 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” to discuss this and a variety of other topics. How the audition came together “My…

June 17th, 2015
Adam Martin.

Two fun fights have been added to UFC Fight Night 73, which goes down August 8 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I will give a quick look at both bouts. Derek Brunson vs. Sam Alvey, UFC Fight Night 73 A middleweight fight featuring Derek Brunson and Sam…

June 1st, 2015
James Lynch

MMAOddsBreaker was on the scene Saturday May 30th covering the Global Warriors FC 2 card in Burlington, Ontario, Canada. We caught up with TUF Nations winner Elias Theodorou who was supporting his teammates on the card. Elias talks about Sam Alvey’s callout and a potential matchup with him. He also discusses Ontario MMA and when…

May 9th, 2015
Brad Taschuk

This column highlights five past bouts from fighters competing on this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 65. These fights represent some of the highest moments in the careers of their respective participants, and should serve to pique your interest heading into the event. 1. Mark Hunt vs. Stefan Struve – UFC on Fuel TV 8 Upcoming…

May 2nd, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC Fight Night 65 is a three-round middleweight bout between Sam Alvey and Dan Kelly. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Alvey is a -380 favorite (bet $380 to win $100) while Kelly is a +315 underdog (bet $100 to win $315). MMA oddsmaker Nick…

March 12th, 2015
Adam Martin.

The UFC has granted Sam Alvey his wish and have given him the opponent he asked for for this next fight. Following the American’s recent KO win over Cezar Ferreira at UFC Fight Night 61, which was Alvey’s second KO in a row in the Octagon, “Smile’N” called out Australian judoka standout Dan Kelly for…

February 21st, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 61 middleweight Sam Alvey about his upcoming main card bout tomorrow night (February 22, 2015) against Cezar Ferreira at the Ginásio Gigantinho in Porto Alegre, Brazil. The former MFC middleweight champion expects a very tough challenge against The Ultimate Fighter Brazil season one winner, but he feels…

February 20th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC Fight Night 61 is a three-round middleweight bout between Cezar Ferreira and Sam Alvey. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Ferreira is a -310 favorite (bet $310 to win $100) while Alvey is a +255 underdog (bet $100 to win $255). MMA oddsmaker Nick…

January 7th, 2015
Brian Hemminger

Welcome to another top MMA podcast hosted on MMAOddsBreaker.com. The Verbal Submission has been around for over four years now and is hosted by yours truly. What can you expect from this show? Get to know new fighters – We search out top prospects and lesser known fighters to help give them a chance to…

November 6th, 2014
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 55 Date: November 7, 2014 Arena: Allphones Arena City: Sydney, Australia The Ultimate Fighting Championship is back in Australia this Friday night with UFC Fight Night 55, and the entire event will be live on UFC Fight Pass; with the main card kicking off at 10pm ET and preliminary action getting going…

November 6th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 55 middleweight Sam Alvey as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card bout against Dylan Andrews this Friday (November 7, 2014) at the Allphones Arena in Sydney, Australia. The Team Quest fighter is traveling to the other side of the world for this bout, but he’s not…

October 30th, 2014
Adam Martin.

MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas recently released the full preliminary card betting odds for UFC Fight Night 55 at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Here’s a preview of the evening’s six-fight preliminary card. Jake Matthews vs. Vagner Rocha A lightweight bout between Jake Matthews and Vagner Rocha is one of the biggest mismatches on the entire card. Matthews is one of the…

August 16th, 2014
Brian Hemminger

UFC Fight Night 47 is in the books, so how did Nick Kalikas’ bets do? Well, MMAOddsBreaker Premium had a losing night, going 1-2 for -2.575 units overall. Premium UFC Fight Night 47: 1-2, -2.575 units Wins: 2.5u: Ross Pearson (-130) Losses: 2.5u: Nolan Ticman (+130), Parlay of Alvey/Watson OVER 2.5 Rounds (-205) with Boetsch/Tavares OVER 2.5…

August 16th, 2014
Gabe Killian

Your Best Bets for UFC Fight Night 47’s ‘Fight of The Night’ UFC Fight Night 47 will be live from Bangor, Maine for the first time in promotion history this Saturday night at 10pm ET on FOX Sports 1 with a six-fight main card to be headlined by a five round welterweight contest between Ovince…

August 14th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 47 middleweight Tom Watson as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card bout against Sam Alvey this Saturday (August 16, 2014) at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine. The Ultimate Fighter veteran and former MFC champion doesn’t just want to have a memorable UFC debut, he…

June 30th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 59 myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) are joined by Fansided MMA journalist Alex Schilnsky to recap the two UFC Saturday events (UFC Fight Night 43/44). In addition we have an exclusive interview with newly signed UFC middleweight Sam Alvey, who talks about making his promotional debut at UFC Fight Night 47.   The Big Three (with…

June 22nd, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 58 myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) are joined by UFC lightweight John Makdessi to talk all about the state of MMA  judging, his next fight and training at ATT. Plus James and Adam recap WSOF 10 and discuss Adam’s first amateur muay-thai fight which took place yesterday.   The Big Three  1) Adam’s muay Thai fight took…

June 16th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced a number of new bouts of the weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick take on the new fights. Leandro Issa vs. Jumabieke Tuerxun, TUF 19 Finale A bantamweight bout between Leandro Issa and Jumabieke Tuerxun was added to the TUF 19 Finale, which takes place July…

May 9th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with MFC 40 middleweight Sam Alvey as he prepares for his main card title bout tonight (May 9, 2014) against Wes Swofford at the Shaw Convention Centre in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The current MFC Middleweight Champion has some heavy hands, but he’s been putting the time in with his wrestling…

April 13th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 48 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Titan FC CEO Jeff Aronson (@JAronsonTitanFC) to talk about his upcoming event on April 25th. As well MFC middleweight champion Sam Alvey (@smilensam) joins us to discuss his upcoming bout against Wes Swofford at MFC 40. The Big Three 1) Roy Nelson KOs Antonio…

May 10th, 2013
Adam Martin.

MFC 37 went down tonight in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, and the event overall saw betting three favorites win while one underdog came through. Below is a recap of MFC 37 based on the closing odds on 5Dimes Sportsbook. —————————————– MFC 37 Betting Favorites That Won In the main event of the evening, Ryan Benoit and…