Category: New Mexico

Everything you need to know about cauliflower ears – by Rosi Sexton

Common amongst MMA fighters and wrestlers, a cauliflower ear (or auricular hematoma) occurs when there is bleeding between the skin and the cartilage of the outer ear.  The cartilage becomes separated from its blood supply, and if it is not treated will eventually die.  Scar tissue is formed, …

Traumatic Brain Injury and the Future of Ronda Rousey

  Written by Dr. Beau B Hightower DAAPM, MS, DC, CSCS, CES, FMS-C, MMACS  “Talk to her! Talk to her! And be honest!” Those were the haunting words of renowned UFC referee Herb Dean as he attempted to convince someone from the corner of Ronda Rousey to tell …

You don’t have to be first, you just have to be best.

Many of you might not know that I have an MBA in Marketing & International Management (but it only really matters when you’re working for someone else). One of the foundational concepts in Marketing is the idea of the First-mover Advantage (FMA) – this concept basically states that …

Losing the Fight – Is the NM Smoker Dead?

I am not sure when this happened but it happened.  We used to know who the bad guys were and who the good guys were. Well in the fight world it seems to be a little more difficult to distinguish the two now doesn’t it? Let’s start by …

King of the Cage “East vs. West”: Cody East talks about taking it all

King of The Cage returns to Albuquerque tonight for the first time in five years. Headlining the event is heavy weight Cody East (6-1). East will be facing off against Nick “Leatherface” Rossborough (22-16) for the heavyweight title. It’ll be interesting to see what techniques East decides to …

“Mayhem” Press Conference Coverage

The press conference for Saturday night’s Mayhem event, featuring Holly Holm and Mary McGee, was held Thursday, May 9th, 2013 at the Route 66 Casino. The six-bout event takes place in the Legends Theater at Route 66 Casino at 7PM Saturday, May 11th, 2013.

Knuxx Pre Triple A MMA Interview With Felipe Chavez By Caged Minds

Posted by Mika Frankl Triple A MMA “Win To Get In” takes place on April 28, 2013 at the Spanish Village inside the New Mexico State fair grounds. The main event will feature a Bantamweight showdown pitting Felipe “Flip” Chavez against Ronnie “The Great” White. During a photo …