Notes from ground zero – on the scene at “Strikeforce: Miami”

SUNRISE, Fla. – All the fighter’s looked to be in good shape and ready to go last night at the weigh-ins. The stare down of the night was between Cyborg and Marloes Coenen. Officials had to pull them apart from their intense focus on each other. After the weigh-ins both women went back to being … Read more

“Strikeforce: Miami” weigh-in results with photos

SUNRISE, Fla. – ( was on scene for Friday’s “Strikeforce: Miami” fighter weigh-ins at the BankAtlantic Center in Sunrise, Fla., the same location as tomorrow’s fights. All the main card fighters made weight without incident, including former pro football star Herschel Walker, who is making his fight debut. The preliminary card was not as fortunate; … Read more

Talking to the “Strikeforce: Miami” fighters – Pro MMA Now LIVE in Florida

SUNRISE, Fla. – Pro MMA Now ( roving reporter Tami Love Carswell is live on the scene in Sunrise, Fla. for “Strikeforce: Miami”, taking place tomorrow night at the BankAtlantic Center. The stacked main card, which will air live on Showtime beginning at 10:00 p.m. ET, features a Welterweight title fight between Nick Diaz and … Read more

Pro MMA Now “Strikeforce: Miami” staff picks – with special guest Danny Acosta from FIGHT! Magazine

SUNRISE, Fla. – Strikeforce will hold their first show of the new year tomorrow night at the BankAtlantic Center in Sunrise, Fla. The event will air live on Showtime starting at 10:00 p.m. ET. MMA fans around the world can tune into us here at Pro MMA Now ( starting at approximately 7:30 p.m. ET Saturday … Read more

MMAJunkie Radio pays tribute to “Fast” Eddie Constantine

Tuesday morning, Jan. 26, 2010, MMAJunkie Radio made the announcement about the death of our great friend and Pro MMA Now ( co-worker, “Fast” Eddie Constantine. The above video, is the complete MMA Junkie Radio episode from that day. The episode starts off with the announcement about Eddie, and shortly thereafter, Matt De La Rosa … Read more

“Strikeforce: Miami” betting odds has Lashley as mega-favorite – includes media day photos

Strikeforce holds their first show of the year this Saturday night in Miami, Fla. at the BankAtlantic Center. The fights will air live on Showtime beginning at 10:00 p.m. ET. Pro MMA Now‘s ( own resident blogger, Tami Carswell is on the scene in Florida and will be reporting live with various coverage the rest … Read more

Remembering “Fast” Eddie Constantine – photo gallery included

On Monday, Jan. 25, 2010, I got a call from Pro MMA Now VP Denny Hodge that Eddie Constantine had died. I thought it was some cruel joke. “Fuck you man,” is I believe what I told him. “Don’t even say that shit,” I said. Denny said he would not joke about such a thing, … Read more

“Fast” Eddie Constantine of dead at 31

Edward Constantine, 31, known to mixed martial arts fans as “Fast” Eddie of’s podcast “The Info,” was found dead by four friends in his Los Gatos, Calif., residence in the early afternoon of Jan. 25, 2010, after committing suicide. The passionate and dedicated member of the mixed martial arts community is also known for … Read more

Denis Kang to fight Vernon “Tiger” White, Carlos Newton faces Chris Clements at W-1

Pro MMA Now ( reported on Sunday that Canadian MMA promotion Warrior One(W-1) had signed Pride and UFC veteran Denis Kang (32-12-1) to an exclusive multi-fight contract, and would be fighting on the upcoming “Bad Blood” card on March 20 in Montreal, Quebec Canada. W-1 confirmed today Kang’s opponent will be MMA pioneer Vernon “Tiger” White (26-33-2). White, … Read more

Joe Warren returns to the wrestling mat this weekend

Dream veteran Joe Warren will return to his Greco-Roman roots this Saturday as he competes for the U.S. in the Kit Carson Cup. The event will take place at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. The competition will feature Greco-Roman dual meets between four U.S. teams and teams from China, Japan, Uzbekistan and … Read more