Sean O'Connell

December 26th, 2016
James Lynch

Fighters predict TJ Dillashaw vs. John Lineker bantamweight matchup at UFC 207. Click below to see who picked who… Albert Morales – UFC bantamweight – 00:00:09 Mike ‘Biggie’ Rhodes – Victory FC 185lb champion – 00:00:42 Rob Font – UFC bantamweight – 00:01:01 Rob Emerson – Victory FC 135/145lb champion – 00:01:33 Matthew Lopez –…

December 24th, 2016
James Lynch

Fighters predict Cain Velasquez vs. Fabricio Werdum heavyweight matchup at UFC 207. Click below to see who picked who. Ian McCall – UFC flyweight – 00:00:09 Mike ‘Biggie” Rhodes – Victory FC 185lb champion – 00:00:38 Chris Camozzi – UFC middleweight – 00:01:14 Rob Font – UFC bantamweight – 00:01:26 Kurt Holobaugh – Titan FC lightweight…

December 23rd, 2016
James Lynch

Fighters predict champion Dominick Cruz vs. Cody Garbrandt bantamweight title matchup at UFC 207. Click below to see who picked who. Matthew Lopez – UFC bantamweight – 00:00:09 Rob Font – UFC bantamweight – 00:00:40 Mike ‘Biggie” Rhodes – Victory FC 185lb champion – 00:01:14 Rob Emerson – Victory FC 135/145lb champion – 00:02:01 Joe Gigliotti…

December 12th, 2016
Gabe Killian

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was in Albany, NY for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 102: Lewis vs. Abdurakhimov. The solid night of fights saw 50 percent of them end inside the distance. Following the action, let’s take alook at which of the evening’s competitors we may no longer see…

December 11th, 2016
James Lynch

Fighters predict the welterweight matchup between Sage Northcutt and Mickey Gall. Click below to see who picked who…… Kevin Lee- UFC bantamweight – 00:00:09 Chris Camozzi – UFC middleweight – 00:01:08 Rob Font – UFC bantamweight – 00:01:31 Kurt Holobaugh – Titan FC lightweight – 00:01:39 Albert Morales – UFC bantamweight – 00:01:57 Sean O’Connell…

December 8th, 2016
James Lynch

Sean O’Connell (17-8) discusses his upcoming fight against Corey Anderson (8-2) at UFC Fight Night 102 on Dec. 9th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Sean also talks about transitioning from football to MMA, his FOTY battle with Steve Bosse in his last fight and hosting his own radio show on ESPN.

December 7th, 2016
Gabe Killian

UFC Fight Night 102: Lewis vs Abdurakhimov Date: December 9, 2016 Arena: Times Union Center City: Albany, NY The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heads to Albany, NY for the first time in promotional history with UFC Fight Night 102: Lewis vs. Abdurakhimov. The event will feature 12 bouts, all of which will be streaming live on…

January 9th, 2016
James Lynch

Canadian Misha Cirkunov (10-2) discusses his upcoming fight with Alex Nicholson (6-1) at UFC 196 on Feb. 6th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Misha also talks about his holiday season, shopping at Costco, not fighting Sean O’Connell and how he hopes to fight for the UFC in Toronto this year.

November 30th, 2015
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with UFC Fight Night 81 light heavyweight Sean O’Connell as he prepares for his upcoming preliminary card battle early next year (January 17, 2016) against Ilir Latifi at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. The two men discussed the positives and negatives of the current UFC/Reebok sponsorship deal at length from…

August 10th, 2015
James Lynch

After Sean O’Connell announced via his Instagram late last week that an injury has forced him off UFC Fight Night 74 on August 23rd, Misha Cirkunov now faces Legacy FC veteran Daniel Jolly. In an exclusive interview with “The Parting Shot” the Canadian Cirkunov talks about the switchup and a variety of other topics including – When he received the…

July 8th, 2015
Adam Martin.

A few new UFC bouts were announced this week. Here they are, along with my thoughts on them. Ray Borg vs. Geane Herrera, UFC Fight Night 73 A flyweight matchup between Ray Borg and Geane Herrera has been added to UFC Fight Night 73, which takes place August 8 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee….

May 7th, 2015
James Lynch

The Parting Shot Podcast with James Lynch and Adam Martin has teamed up with Kountermove to bring you an invitation for the big Ten Cent Game for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 65 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…

May 1st, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the main card bouts at UFC Fight Night 65 is a three-round light heavyweight bout between Anthony Perosh and Sean O’Connell. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, Perosh is a -170 favorite (bet $170 to win $100) while O’Connell is a +150 underdog (bet $100 to win $150). MMA oddsmaker…

January 11th, 2015
Adam Martin.

One of the prelims at UFC Fight Night 59 is a three-round light heavyweight bout between Sean O’Connell and Matt Van Buren. According to the current betting lines available at 5Dimes Sportsbook, O’Connell is a -165 favorite (bet $165 to win $100) while Van Buren is a +145 underdog (bet $100 to win $145). MMA oddsmaker…

November 4th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC announced three new fights on Monday, and for Tuesday’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll list the bouts and give my thoughts on the new announcements. Tom Niinimaki vs. Rony Jason, UFC Fight Night 58 A featherweight bout between Ton Niinmaki and Rony Jason is the latest addition to UFC Fight Night 58, which…

June 29th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Surprises and Disappointments is a column featured on MMAOddsbreaker.com after every UFC event, highlighting three fighters who had surprising performances and three fighters who disappointed. Here are the three surprises and the three disappointments from UFC Fight Night 44. Surprises Nico Musoke — He may have lost a clear 29-28 decision to Kelvin Gastelum in the co-main…

June 29th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Surprises and Disappointments is a column featured on MMAOddsbreaker.com after every UFC event, highlighting three fighters who had surprising performances and three fighters who disappointed. Here are the three surprises and the three disappointments from UFC Fight Night 44. Surprises Nate Marquardt — In the main event of UFC Fight Night 43, Nate Marquardt submitted James Te…

June 28th, 2014
Adam Martin.

Five crazy prop bets is a column featured on MMAOddsbreaker.com after every UFC event that highlights the biggest underdog prop bets to cash out from that card Here’s five crazy UFC Fight Night 43 bets that cashed big based on the closing odds at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Nate Marquardt wins in round 1 (+700)/Marquardt wins by submission (+400) In…

June 28th, 2014
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 43 took place this morning from Auckland, New Zealand, and overall the card was extremely entertaining for one that not many figured would be. Overall, either favorites cashes while one underdog won and one fight closed as a Pick ’em. Here’s a betting recap for UFC Fight Night 43 based on the…

June 17th, 2014
Adam Martin.

MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas opened a number of new betting lines for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 43 and UFC Fight Night 44 double-header, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on all of them. UFC Fight Night 43 The main event of UFC Fight Night New Zealand is a…

May 14th, 2014
Adam Martin.

The UFC yesterday revealed two new matchups for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 43 card in New Zealand this June, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on both of them. Soa Palelei vs. Jared Rosholt, UFC Fight Night 43 The first new matchup announced for UFC Fight Night 43…

April 15th, 2014
Frank Trigg

MMA Oddsbreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with TUF Nations Finale light heavyweight Ryan Jimmo as he prepares for his preliminary card bout this Wednesday (April 16, 2014) against Sean O’Connell at the Pepsi Coliseum in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. The former MFC 205 pound champion recently switched from the Blackzilians Gym at Imperial Athletics to Power…

March 11th, 2014
Adam Martin.

A few new UFC matchups were booked over the past weekend, and for today’s MMA Odds and Ends I’ll give my quick thoughts on them. Ryan Jimmo vs. Sean O’Connell, TUF Nations Finale Following an injury to Steve Bosse, the UFC called upon newcomer Sean O’Connell to fill his spot against Ryan Jimmo at the…