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Dream Matchup: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. BJ Penn

“I think the impersonation of the lightweight division was BJ Penn for a long time. I can explain… Despite many defeats (towards the end of his career), he won the lightweight title, defended it, and also moved up to welterweight and won the belt there. Then he had lost to...

BJ Penn Thinks Khabib Walked Away Too Soon & Was Afraid To Lose

UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn has implied that he believes Khabib was afraid to lose when he decided to walk away from the sport last year. Khabib Nurmagomedov surprisingly left the sport of MMA behind after his successful UFC lightweight title defense via second-round submission over Justin Gaethje at...

[ARCHIVES] BJ Penn Addresses Recent Videos of Bar Brawl

BJ Penn has been in the news a lot lately and none of it has been in a positive light. While the videos that have surfaced show the altercations, BJ Penn has not addressed what happened until now. Penn appeared on the TSN MMA Show and addressed all the videos...

UFC Hall Of Famer BJ Penn Reflects On Near-Death Experience

BJ Penn has revealed that he had a near-death experience in 2020. Penn is renowned for his accomplishments in the world of MMA. He was just the second fighter to hold UFC titles in multiple weight classes. Couture was the first as he captured the UFC Heavyweight Title in 1997...

MMA Elite Status: 10 Lightweights Who Have Built Legacies

The lightweight division in MMA has probably featured more back-and-forth wars in the sport than any other division. While the UFC always seems to set the bar, there are fighters in other promotions that have put in the work and won titles all over the landscape of the sport....

UFC Hall Of Famer B.J. Penn Unsure If He Will Keep Fighting

Former UFC lightweight king B.J. Penn doesn't know if he will retire from MMA competition again. Penn was last seen in action back in May 2019. He suffered a submission loss to Ryan Hall. "The Prodigy" was booked to take on Nik Lentz later on but UFC president Dana...

BJ Penn Hospitalized After Car Accident, Investigation Started For Potential DUI

BJ Penn was hospitalized after he being involved in a single-car accident last weekend in his hometown of Hilo, Hawaii.  The incident involving the UFC Hall of Famer has led to police launching an investigation for a possible DUI violation. Per a report published by Big Island Now, the accident...

BJ Penn Reportedly Released By UFC

It appears BJ Penn's time with the UFC has come to an end. Yahoo! Sports' Kevin Iole sent out a tweet revealing that UFC president Dana White informed him that Penn is no longer a member of the UFC roster. Penn was scheduled for a grudge match with Nik Lentz,...

Dana White: BJ Penn Won’t Fight in the UFC Again after Street Fight

Dana White is once again claiming that we have seen B.J. Penn compete in the UFC for the last time. Dana White has shifted back and forth about whether or not to book B.J. Penn in another UFC fight, but after the release of a video showing Penn involved in...

Chuck Liddell: BJ Penn Needs To Step Back After Bar Fight Knockout

Maybe Chuck Liddell isn't the best person to ask about advice for fighters who have been knocked out a few too many times. After all, "The Iceman" was last seen losing a farcical "fight" to rival Tito Ortiz under the now-defunct Golden Boy MMA banner. The fight was so bad...

Video: BJ Penn Allegedly Knocked Out In Yet Another Bar Fight

Former UFC two-division champion BJ Penn is back in the media for yet another alleged involvement in a bar fight in his native Hawaii. According to TMZ Sports, Penn was knocked clean out by a pair of punches from an antagonist. A source close to Penn told TMZ the...

Nik Lentz Sounds Off On Fake Concerns For BJ Penn’s Health

For better or worse, BJ Penn is not done fighting in the UFC Octagon. Late last week, Dana White revealed Penn will fight Nik Lentz in what will absolutely be his last fight in the UFC. Penn and Lentz do have a history of beef dating back to training camp...

BJ Penn Allegedly Attacks Strip Club Bouncer (Video)

BJ Penn has found himself in the headlines again after an alleged altercation outside of a Honolulu strip club was captured on video and released by TMZ Tuesday. The TMZ report states that the fight was between BJ Penn and the bouncer of the club, which took place after the UFC Hall of...

Dana White: No More UFC Fights for BJ Penn

According to Dana White, we have seen the last of BJ Penn inside of the UFC Octagon. B.J. Penn announced his retirement from the sport in 2014 following a third loss to Frankie Edgar, only to return three years later against Yair Rodriguez. Penn would lose that fight via...

Matt Serra Doesn’t Think BJ Penn Needs to Retire From MMA

Former UFC welterweight champion Matt Serra is not someone who thinks that UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn needs to retire from MMA. Penn is on a seven-fight losing streak. As a result, he holds the longest winless streak in UFC history. He lost by decision to Clay Guida at...