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Alexey Oleynik Doesn’t Want to Wait to Capitalize on big UFC 249 Win

Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight Alexey Oleynik is not one to call out future opponents, even after earning a No. 10 UFC ranking following a pivotal win over former division champion Fabricio Werdum at UFC 249. However, that does not mean he will face whomever the promotion offers. The 42-year-old is well aware of his value and will only settle for a […]

Pat Andree, former CBA star, ready for pro basketball career leap

Sherlon Christie, Asbury Park Press Published 5:00 a.m. ET May 13, 2020 5-6 minutes Some 40 years after Bob Roma set it, Pat Andree eclipsed his total of 1,671 career points He’s made an impression everywhere he’s shot a basketball for a team. From the hardwood floors at his high school alma mater of Christian […]

Pat Andree, former basketball star, ready for pro basketball career leap

Sherlon Christie, Asbury Park Press Published 5:00 a.m. ET May 13, 2020 5-6 minutes Some 40 years after Bob Roma set it, Pat Andree eclipsed his total of 1,671 career points He’s made an impression everywhere he’s shot a basketball for a team. From the hardwood floors at his high school alma mater of Christian […]

Aleksei Oleinik admits he was ‘afraid’ of contracting COVID-19 during UFC 249 fight week

Despite the UFC touting its health and safety protocols for fight week in Jacksonville, Florida, Aleksei Oleinik admitted he was still ‘afraid’ of contracting COVID-19.   The UFC heavyweight, who defeated former champion Fabricio Werdum by unanimous decision on the UFC 249 prelims, told tass.ru afterwards that Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza’s positive test on Friday evening caused him […]

UFC 249: Size of Next Opponent’s Name Most Important for Aleksei Oleinik

Longtime heavyweight Aleksei Oleinik earned arguably the biggest win of his career at UFC 249. The 42-year-old known as “The Boa Constrictor” is a veteran of over 70 professional fights, but defeating former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum certainly has to be up there. Oleinik (59-13-1) told media outlets including Cageside Press during a virtual […]

ETFMG Extends Sponsorship of UFC Veteran Heavyweight Alexey Oleynik

SUMMIT, N.J., May 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — ETF Managers Group (ETFMG), an industry leader in bringing innovative thematic ETFs to market, has announced the extension of its headline-making partnership with powerhouse UFC heavyweight, Alexey Oleynik. The extension of this unique sponsorship comes ahead of Oleynik’s upcoming fight in UFC’s highly anticipated return to live television this Saturday, May 9, […]

Chris Silva Featured in Spurs and Feathers Magazine

DREAMSCAPE: Chris Silva fulfills lifelong quest, enjoys NBA rookie season with Miami Heat Some days Chris Silva stands on the balcony of his high-rise apartment in downtown Miami and peers right, over the rollerbladers below and past American Airlines Arena. He gazes over Bayside Marina, beyond the docked cruise ships and out onto the horizon. […]

Bob Zito in ROI-NJ on How COVID-19 is Impacting Sports and Entertainment

At IPZ, diversity of clients — and sectors represented — always is on display How Warren-based agency continues to represent athletes, entertainers from around the world during coronavirus crisis   The diversity of clients the agency represents is worth noting. And it’s not just having basketball, baseball and soccer stars along with mixed martial arts […]

IPZ New Talent Announcement in NJBiz

College basketball star signs with Zito Partners-allied IPZ Pat Andree, an All-ACC Academic Team selection at North Carolina State University and one the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s Elite 3-Point shooters, has signed with IPZ, an alliance with Warren-based Zito Partners. The 6-foot-8-inch power forward hails from Colts Neck, and Christian Brothers Academy, one of New […]

IPZ Signs Pat Andree in CentralJersey

Colts Neck native, CBA grad Pat Andree ready to start pro basketball career Pat Andree is gearing up for the next chapter in his basketball career. Andree, a native of Colts Neck, has signed with the sports agency IPZ and is preparing to play professional basketball overseas.   Read more here.