274 Search Results for arrest

Mar 3, 2015 10:48 am

Eight Fighters Released By The UFC

Eight UFC fighters have been released from their contracts. Brian Bowles, Akira Corassani, Stanislav Nedkov, Andy Ogle, Humberto Brown, Rodolfo Rubio, Juan Puig and Tim Gorman, have all been let go. Former WEC Champion Brian Bowles was recently arrested on drug charges, and that came while serving a suspension for PEDs. He went 2-2 during...

Feb 24, 2015 3:01 pm

Rob Emerson Clears The Air, And You Should Listen — Exclusive

Contestant on season 5 of The Ultimate Fighter and former UFC lightweight Rob Emerson recently spoke with BJPENN.COM. Emerson, who has been fighting under the Bellator MMA banner in their bantamweight division, talked about several hot topics including his past trouble with the law, the rumors about him and Ian McCall’s ex-wife and the failed...

Feb 12, 2015 11:40 am

UFC “Cautiously Optimistic” That MMA Will Hit New York In 2015

UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta believes that 2015 may indeed be the year MMA gets legalized in the State of New York. “Speaker Heastie has long been a sponsor and strong supporter of the bill to have New York join the 49 other states that legalize and regulate MMA,” Lorenzo said in a statement to Channel...

Jan 23, 2015 11:49 am

Dave Herman: ‘The cops treated me like a dog’

Former UFC heavyweight fighter Dave Herman was shot with a taser and then arrested by police early Tuesday morning in Indiana. The heavyweight competitor was released on $7,500 bail later that night. Herman now faces three charges including resisting law enforcement with a vehicle, battery against law enforcement, neglect of a dependent and resisting law...

Jan 19, 2015 1:21 pm

Mayhem Miller Stabbed?

Since his retirement, Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller has found himself in the headlines frequently with multiple arrests. Yesterday, Mayhem sent out a warning to people who have recently tried to murder him according to the former MMA star, along with a picture of a gruesome, and fresh, wound that resembles that of a knife wound. All...

Dec 29, 2014 11:07 pm

Michael Johnson’s Absence From UFC Due To ‘Domestic Dispute’

Earlier this week it was announced that Michael Johnson would be returning to the UFC to fight Edson Barboza in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 61. The bout comes after Johnson had been absent from the Octagon for 9 months, which we now know came as a result of a ‘domestic dispute’. The...

Dec 29, 2014 4:05 pm

Jones: ‘I Hope UFC Gives CM Punk A Real Opponent So He Can Get Knocked Out’

The UFC has caught criticism since announcing the signing of CM Punk. With some saying the signing is good for business, while others say Punk, real name Phil Brooks, doesn’t deserve a free pass to the UFC. Jon Jones is the most recent fighter to speak out against the signing, saying: “At the same time...

Dec 14, 2014 11:12 am

Dana White: ‘Diaz needs to get serious about this sport, or retire’

Nate Diaz suffered a one-sided loss to Rafael Dos Anjos last night in the co-main event of UFC on FOX 13 that saw Diaz’ leg battered over the course of three rounds. Following the loss, UFC President Dana White said that Diaz needed to either get serious about the sport, or retire. “There’s a laundry...

Nov 22, 2014 7:58 am

Nick Diaz on DUI: ‘I’m not Lodi PD’s favorite’

Earlier this year, Nick Diaz was charged with DUI, and obstruction of justice for attempting to make himself throw up after the Lodi PD asked him to take a breathalyzer test. While fans feared Diaz bout with Anderson Silva at UFC 184 may be in jeopardy, the bout wasn’t cancelled, and will go down January...

Nov 22, 2014 5:03 am

Glory WS star sentenced to four years in jail for drug charges

Kickboxing veteran Hesdy Gerges has been sentenced to 54 months in jail stemming from a 2010 arrest for cocaine charges. Despite Gerges’ 2-2 record in Glory WS, he has compiled a 45-14-1 record throughout his 11 year career, and notched wins over Anderson Silva (Not the Anderson Silva), kickboxing legend Badr Hari, and Daniel Ghita...

Oct 20, 2014 4:53 pm

Royce Gracie Slams Eddie Bravo And Rubber Guard, Threatens To Punch Him In The Face

Eddie Bravo has been criticized by members of the JiuJitsu community for creating some of his own JiuJitsu moves, as well as 10th Planet JiuJitsu. Earlier this summer we saw a video of Bravo explaining the rubber guard to Rickson Gracie (Watch that HERE) and many, including myself, thought strides of understanding had been made...

Oct 20, 2014 4:09 pm

QUICK TWITT: Mayhem Miller Pleads Not Guilty To Charges From Standoff With Police

Earlier this month former UFC fighter Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller was in a standoff with police. Not only that, Miller also was Tweeting the situation live while police were outside his house (Read that HERE). Mayhem was eventually arrested and appeared in court today, where he plead not guilty to charges that brought police to his...

Oct 12, 2014 8:54 am

WSOF Fighter Details The Time He Choked Out A Robber

WSOF fighter Matt Baker picked up an armbar win in his WSOF 14 fight last night, but that may not have been the most intense part of his training camp. Just several months before the fight his house was invaded by a robber. He recounted the incident to MMAFighting. “The first thing I thought is...

Oct 12, 2014 8:40 am

PHOTO | Christy Mack Posts Update On Recovery

In August news broke that former Bellator MMA fighter War Machine had brutally beaten his ex-girlfriend, Christy Mack, leaving her with broken ribs, a fractured orbital, ruptured liver, broken nose, and several other injuries (Read about that HERE). War Machine insisted his innocence, and as a result, went on the run, prompting Dog The Bounty...

Oct 10, 2014 3:19 pm

Grispi Still Jailed, Indicted On Several New Charges

Former UFC featherweight Josh Grispi, who was arrested over the summer for grotesque domestic abuse charges, was indicted yesterday afternoon on several new counts. According to a report coming out of The Boston Globe, Grispi picked up animal cruelty, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon – a dog, six counts of witness intimidation, two...

Oct 10, 2014 5:05 am

Bellator & Strikeforce Reps Share stories of “Mayhem” when dealing with Miller

In the wake of Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller’s latest arrest, two men, who have a history with the controversial fighter, took to twitter with stories of “Mayhem” when dealing with Miller. Check it: Bellator kicked the tires at Mayhem at one point. Rampage asked Bjorn to consider it and Bjorn looked into it as a favor...

Oct 9, 2014 10:24 pm

Police Slap Miller With Additional Charges Following 4-Hour O.C. Standoff

Earlier today Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller was live tweeting from inside his home, during a four-hour standoff with police. Officers on scene were there to arrest Miller on Felony warrants, for prior charges. The Orange County Sheriff’s department has now charged Jason with an additional obstruction charge following today’s unfortunate series of events. The O.C. Sheriff...

Oct 9, 2014 11:42 am

“Mayhem” Unfolds – Real Life Drama, Shared On Twitter, In Real-Time

Respected MMA Veteran, Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller seems to be in a bind this morning in his hometown of Mission Viejo, California. Following several months out of police custody, the controversial MMA personality might be right back in the thick of it. As we browse over his real-time twitter feed, a story starts to unfold that...