Charles Oliveria: The Curious Case Of Hall Of Fame

Charles Oliveria showcased another impressive performance this past weekend, knocking out Nik Lentz in the second round. Immediately following this performance, the UFC honored “Suga” Rashad Evans and announced he would be entering the UFC Hall of Fame this July. It was a perfectly timed series of events that made me consider the legacy of Charles Olivera’s. Oliveira is a veteran of the sport. His name is etched throughout the record book. And yet, when discussing the greatest fighters to ever step into the octagon, his name rarely, if ever, comes up. The moment forced me to ask a complicated … Continue reading Charles Oliveria: The Curious Case Of Hall Of Fame

UFC Rochester: Three Prospects Flying Under The Radar

The UFC heads to Rochester, New York this weekend where it pits two former lightweights, Rafael Dos Anjos and Kevin Lee, against one another at 170 pounds. With it being a Saturday night in May, it might be difficult to justify watching fighters not even relevant enough to get their picture on the UFC website (No joke, four fighters on this card do not have a picture). However, if you do decide to spend your Saturday night on the couch suffering through countless commercial breaks on a paid streaming service, there are 3 prospects outside the main event you will … Continue reading UFC Rochester: Three Prospects Flying Under The Radar