| Feb 23, 2012
| 4:38 PM
"Surfing is not a crime."
That's what 11-time Assn. of Surfing Professionals champ Kelly Slater tweeted when he found out last month that 40-year-old Rex Flodstrom was arrested for … wait for it … surfing Lake Michigan in Chicago....
| Aug 10, 2011
| 8:50 AM
A robber dressed in drag angles toward a window at Norms Restaurant in Burbank and whips out a gun. Within a few seconds, the burly-looking guy behind the cash register yanks the criminal through the window, slams him against a countertop and repeatedly...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 3:15 PM
For roughly five years, beginning with a memorable stint on "The Ultimate Fighter," Manny Gamburyan has found a home under the Ultimate Fighting Championship umbrella.
It's included an ultra-successful campaign in the UFC's one-time sibling company,...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 7:13 PM
LOS ANGELES — Entering Saturday afternoon with a string of losses and likely to face an uncertain future in the Ultimate Fighting Championship in the event of another, Manny Gamburyan walked into the Staples Center with plenty riding on his...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 8:21 AM
The fall TV season gets underway in September, with the brand new season of "Doctor Who" leading the way. This year the major networks have spread out their new and returning show premieres. If you don't see a series listed here, it's more than likely not...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 6:54 PM
It’s time to move UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones to the top of the list as the top MMA pound-for-pound fighter in the world.
UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva currently holds that distinction. It’s no...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 9:14 PM
Having been in the Ultimate Fighting Championship and beyond to the tune of 20 mixed-martial-arts bouts in addition to far too many jiu jitsu competitions to number, Alberto Crane still comes off as very much a calm and cool customer, with an easy, soft-...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 5:15 PM
When sizing up Friday night's 135-pound Ultimate Fighting Championship matchup between Jared Papazian and Dustin Pague, quite a few similarities come to the forefront.
However, perhaps the one most appealing to fans is that when Pague and Papazian square...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 8:29 PM
Just as he said he would, Jared "The Jackhammer" Papazian brought the fight to Dustin Pague on Friday night at the Bank Atlantic Center in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
But, unfortunately for the Gracie Barra Burbank-trained Ultimate Fighting Championship...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 7:26 PM
With the sports of mixed martial arts ever growing and evolving, the Burbank Gracie Barra studio on Saturday afternoon was very much a microcosm of that notion.
Along with his brother, Keith, former three-time Ultimate Fighting Championship title...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 5:08 PM
Characterized by big fights, brimming potential, lost opportunity, controversial decision losses and highlight-reel finishes, the roller coaster ride that has been Brandon "The Truth" Vera's Ultimate Fighting Championship career has been one that's seen...