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PLAYERS: Chael Sonnen
For the first time in three fights, Chael Sonnen (pictured) will enter the Octagon as an odds-on favorite to get his hand raised.  Chael P. is pegged as a slight -145 favorite to beat Mauricio “Shogun” Rua at UFC on Fox Sports 1. Shogun, meanwhile, checks in just behind as a +115 underdog. Sonnen has lost two straight scraps, with both bouts being of the championship variety, while Shogun is looking to bounce back from a lopsided loss to up-and-comer Alexander Gustafsson. UFC on Fox Sports 1 takes place August 17 inside TD Garden in Boston. Here are the early wagering lines for Shogun vs. Sonnen: Favorite (-) Underdog (+) Chael Sonnen -145 Mauricio “Shogun” Rua +115 Gambling 101: Bet $145 on Sonnen and he’s victorious, you win $100 Bet $100 on Shogun and he’s victorious, you win $115

Chael Sonnen Goes On Boston Radio Show

Chael Sonnen visits a Boston Radio show to help promote his August 17th fight at the TD Garden.  Sonnen went on the Toucher and Rich show and like every time he is presented with a microphone he didn’t disappoint.  August 17th can’t come fast enough. Heat players hang with UFC stars Chael Sonnen gives his list of demands for next contract

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More NHL Players Should Negotiate Their Contract Demands Like Rich Clune

‘Tis the season for awesome contract negotiation jokes. First, UFC loudmouth and people’s No. 1 contender Chael Sonnen unleashed his own ridiculous contract demands for Dana White at the UFC Fan Expo last week, and now Nashville Predators left winger Rich Clune has revealed his own peculiar contract demands in the wake of the Preds signing him to a two-year extension worth $1...

John ‘Doomsday’ Howard Returns to Octagon, Fights Uriah Hall at UFC on Fox Sports 1

Never say never. After getting cut from the UFC two years ago, John “Doomsday” Howard (pictured) has been called back up to the big leagues. Howard will step in as a last-minute substitute to face Uriah Hall at “UFC on Fox Sports 1: Shogun vs. Sonnen.” first reported the matchup Wednesday evening, which the UFC confirmed by re-tweeting their post. Hall was...
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