Rafael Dos Anjos Tore MCL 4 Weeks Before UFC 185 Title Win over Anthony Pettis

Rafael dos Anjos shocked the MMA universe by dominating now-former lightweight champion Anthony Pettis at UFC 185. Not just beat, mind you. Dominated. While winning a UFC title without breaking a sweat is impressive all on its own, dos Anjos' victory turned out to be even more impressive than it initially seemed, as multiple reports surfaced that the Brazilian had suffered an MCL tear just a few weeks prior to Fight Night. From Twitter: RDA just let me know he has an injured MCL and DIDNT wrestle Read more [...]

Ranking the Week’s 25 Hottest Transfer Rumours

Instead of scouring the internet for the latest football transfer gossip, Bleacher Report makes your life easier by providing you with a weekly power ranking of the 25 hottest transfer rumours in one slideshow. Whether it is the Bundesliga, Eredivisie, La Liga, Ligue 1, Premier League, Serie A, alternative European leagues or non-European leagues, this slideshow will be inclusive. The 25 players featured will be subjectively ranked via name recognition.Begin Slideshow Bleacher Report - Front Page Read more [...]

U.S. Gas Prices Have Gone Up $4 Per Tank Over the Last Six Weeks

Regular gasoline rose five cents per gallon on average in the U.S. over the past two weeks to reach a price of $ 3.56. A survey released Sunday by industry analyst Trilby Lundberg reveals prices have risen 26 cents per gallon over the past six weeks, representing a $ 4 bump on a typical gas tank. Midgrade costs $ 3.74 per gallon on average with premium gas at $ 3.89 and diesel at $ 4.02. Within the contiguous U.S., Los Angeles has the highest average price at $ 4 per gallon, while Billings, Read more [...]

Guantanamo: 260 weeks and counting

A week, it has been said, is a long time in politics. It is even longer for someone imprisoned thousands of miles from home with no indication of when, if ever, he will be released or brought to trial. And if a week is a long time, what about five years? Five years ago - 260 weeks - President Obama ordered the US detention facility at Guantanamo Bay closed "no later" than January 22, 2010. It had taken only a matter of days to open - surely it would be a relatively straightforward matter to Read more [...]

Kobe likely to miss 6 weeks with fracture in knee (Yahoo Sports)

Kobe Bryant is expected to miss about six weeks with an injured left knee, dealing the second major injury setback of the year to the Los Angeles Lakers' superstar guard. Bryant made his season debut with the Lakers Dec. 8 after nearly eight months away while recovering from a torn Achilles tendon. After playing six games in 10 days, the fourth-leading scorer in NBA history is out again until February or longer - and the Lakers' already miserable run of injuries got even uglier. ''You hate it Read more [...]