Mind Over Matter: Mental Strength in Combat Sports

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Physical preparation is only part of the game — the real fight is in one’s mind. The famous saying goes: “Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t, you are right.” While some people are born with more favorable opportunities than others, in the end, the mind is a person’s best frenemy. It […] READ MORE






Muhammad Ali Death: Why do Sports Matter?

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Forget championships, rings, knockouts and medals. Forget records. Sports is an entertainment business that truly lacks character most of the time. At times, it raises moments of romance and excitement. Many can’t get into sports because it lacks substance or meaning. Why is sport exciting? What’s so thrilling about a number of overtrained type-A personality […] READ MORE


Boxing Legend “The Greatest” Muhammad Ali Dies at 74

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Muhammad Ali has died at the age of 74. Ali is generally considered to be one of the greatest heavyweight boxers of all-time by boxing fans, commentators and historians. Ali had a professional boxing record of 56 wins (37 knockouts, 19 by decision) and five losses (4 by decision and one knockout). Ali defeated every top heavyweight in his era during what has been called the golden age of heavyweight boxing. READ MORE


NBS Sports Block: Warriors Pursue History, Greg Hardy Speaks and More

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Editor’s Note:  LWOS is happy to be partner’s with Nothing But Sports Central (NBS Central).  Each week the boys at NBS bring you excellent coverage in all things sports.  They currently handle three podcasts NBS Central, NBS Sports Block, and Rush the field.  NBS Central brings you the best in major sports from a general […] READ MORE



Nate Diaz vs Conor McGregor at UFC 196 at Welterweight

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By now, most of you have probably heard that Rafael dos Anjos has pulled out of his title fight against “The Notorious” Conor McGregor, who aims to make history by becoming a two-division champion in both the featherweight and lightweight divisions in the UFC. Nate Diaz vs Conor McGregor at UFC 196 at Welterweight The UFC reached out to […] READ MORE