February 3, 2009 - UFC Fight Night 17 Joe Lauzon Vs Jeremy Stephens will take place on Saturday February 7, 2009, 9 PM EST/PT, Sun Dome, Tampa, FL and can be seen for free on Spike TV. The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) fans will be familiar with big eared and computer technician stereotype Joe "J-Lau" Lauzon and most casual MMA fans will mistake Jeremy "Lil' Heathen" Stephens who looks like Joe "Daddy" Stevenson (UFC 95). Online sportsbooks have Joe Lauzon as a strong favorite at -200 odds with Jeremy Stephens the dog at + 160. MMA fans should keep an eye out for formerBodogFIGHT heavyweight Cain Velasquez who is an overwhelming favorite at - 600 odds versus Denis Stojnic + 450. A couple of impressive wins for Cain in 2009 could lead to talk about a match with Brock Lesnar in the future. MacDanzig - 130 odds is a small favorite over Josh "The Dentist" Neer.

Bet On UFC Fight Night 17 - Lauzon Vs Stephens at BetUS NOW!

Joe "J-Lau" Lauzon MMA Stats

Record: MMA 17-4
Wins: 4 TKO, 13 Submissions,
Losses: 2 TKO and 2 Submission
Height: 5'9"
Age: 1984-5-22
Weight: 145 lb

Jeremy "Lil' Heathen" Stephens MMA Stats

Record: MMA 14-3
Wins: 10 TKO, 2 Submission, 1 Decision and 1 Other
Losses: 2 Submission and 1 Decisions
Height: 5'9"
Age: 1986-5-26
Weight: 155 lbs

UFC Fight Night (UFN) 17 Bet Odds: Joe Lauzon Vs Jeremy Stephens

Joe Lauzon - 200
Jeremy Stephens + 160

Joe Lauzon is a 2-1 favorite at -200 odds meaning that for every $200 bet will payout $100. For a UFC/MMA bet odds tutorial click onMMA Bet Odds Explained. The underdog Jeremy Stephens is a + 160 odds meaning that for every $100 bet on BJ Penn will payout $160.

UFC Fight Night (UFN) 17 Bet Picks/Prediction: Joe Lauzon Vs Jeremy Stephens

Take Jeremy Stephens + 160. Joe Lauzon has a very aggressive MMA fighting style as he likes to finish his fights. Out of his 17 Wins none have come by decision - 4TKOs and 13 Submissions. This should lead to an exciting main event for UFN 17. Jeremy Stephens is an aggressive striker (10 TKO Wins) and will come out swinging for Joe. The odds should be a lot closer but line makers have leaned on Joe Lauzon for his submission ability and his popularity. The bet value for Jeremy Stephens is to much to pass up at + 160 odds.

UFC Fight Night (UFN) 17 Bet Odds: Denis Stojnic Vs Cain Velasquez

Denis Stojnic + 450
Cain Velasquez - 600

UFC Fight Night (UFN) 17 Bet Odds: Mac Danzig Vs Josh Neer

Mac Danzig - 130
Josh Neer Even

UFC Fight Night (UFN) 17 Bet Odds: Rob Emerson Vs Kurt Pellegrino

Rob Emerson + 160
Kurt Pellegrino -200

UFC Fight Night (UFN) 17 Bet Odds: Dan Miller Vs Jake Rosholt

Dan Miller - 180
Jake Rosholt + 150

UFC Fight Night (UFN) 17 Bet Odds: Steve Bruno Vs Matthew Riddle

Steve Bruno - 110
Matthew Riddle -120

The rest of the bet odds for the remaining fight card will be released probably on Wednesday or Thursday and the Saturday at the latest. Sportsbooks release betting lines later on the smaller fights to minimize risk and lack of betting odds source.

UFC Fight Night (UFN) 17 Bet Odds: Luigi Fioravanti Vs Anthony Johnson

Luigi Fioravanti TBA
Anthony Johnson TBA

UFC Fight Night (UFN) 17 Bet Odds: Matt Grice Vs Matt Veach

Matt Grice TBA
Matt Veach TBA

UFC Fight Night (UFN) 17 Bet Odds: Rich Clementi Vs Gleison Tibau

Rich Clementi TBA
Gleison Tibau TBA

Source Odds BetUS Sportsbook, February 3, 2009, For current MMA/UFC odds visit BetUS. Where to bet online on UFC Fight Night 17 BetUS Review, Diamond Sportsbook, Bodog Sportsbook Review, Sportsbook.com Review all carry MMA/UFC betting lines for US customers. For help in depositing at US online sportsbooks for UFC Fight Night 17 US Sportsbook That Take Credit Card.

Main Card Bouts (Televised - Spike TV):
Joe Lauzon Vs Jeremy Stephens
Denis Stojnic Vs Cain Velasquez
Mac Danzig Vs Josh Neer
Luigi Fioravanti Vs Anthony Johnson

Preliminary Bouts (Un-televised):
Rob Emerson Vs Kurt Pellegrino
Dan Miller Vs Jake Rosholt
Matt Grice Vs Matt Veach
Rich Clementi Vs Gleison Tibau
Nick Catone Vs Derek Downey
Steve Bruno Vs Matthew Riddle

For Up to 145% in Bonuses Visit BetUS NOW

Sportsbook

MMA Betting News