Hammer 277: New Champions and Preview of Dos Anjos vs Cerrone

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The Boys at the Hammer feature weekly coverage of all things MMA. They have one of the premier radio shows in the world of MMA broadcasted weekly on Wednesday nights on 93.3 FM, CFMU and here at Last Word on Sports. Following three consecutive nights of newsworthy UFC events last weekend, there is already another […] READ MORE


Hammer 276: UFC 194 Preview

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The Boys at the Hammer feature weekly coverage of all things MMA. They have one of the premier radio shows in the world of MMA broadcasted weekly on Wednesday nights on 93.3 FM, CFMU and here at Last Word on Sports. It’s finally here. UFC 194: Aldo vs. McGregor takes place this Saturday night, and […] READ MORE



UFC December Features Four Very Special Fights

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Summer is over. The grim realization hit early, when morning temperatures in Missoula were just shy of 50 degrees, and my car had a decidedly difficult time starting. The end of summer always brings with it a certain sense of melancholy; as though it might have been your last but you didn’t realize it until […] READ MORE


Aldo vs. McGregor Date and Venue Announced

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A date has been set for the title unification bout between Irish superstar and interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor and  undisputed featherweight champion Jose Aldo. Contrary to rumors the fight would take place on Dec. 5 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas and would feature a co-main event of Rousey-Tate 3, UFC President Dana White […] READ MORE



Jose Aldo: A Tarnished Legacy

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Heralded as one of the best mixed martial artists on the planet, and the most dominant featherweight champion in history, Jose Aldo continues to tarnish his legacy. At UFC 179, Jose Aldo defeated #1 contender Chad Mendes for a second time. The fight saw the champion pushed to the limits in a five round war […] READ MORE


Hammer 255: Bisping vs Leites Preview and More

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The Boys at the Hammer feature weekly coverage of all things MMA. They have one of the premier radio shows in the world of MMA broadcasted weekly on Wednesday nights on 93.3 FM, CFMU and here at Last Word on Sports. The UFC heads to Scotland this Saturday night for the first time ever with […] READ MORE


Conor McGregor vs Jose Aldo: The Biggest Fight of All Time

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With less than a minute remaining in the second round of the interim title fight between Conor McGregor and Chad Mendes, it seemed as though the UFC’s worst nightmare was about to become a reality. Every second that Mendes held down the charismatic Irishman and every punch he landed in McGregor’s guard was like watching […] READ MORE


UFC 189 Results: McGregor Proves He’s The Real Deal

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Fit with a new look, live music and a historic night of fights, the long awaited UFC 189 PPV went down Saturday in Dublin..wait..Las Vegas, Nevada where Conor McGregor defeated Chad Mendes for the interim featherweight title, while Robbie Lawler retained his welterweight crown in a fight for the ages against Rory Macdonald. Conor McGregor […] READ MORE