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Between the Links, Live Edition: Kamaru Usman stops Gilbert Burns, Masvidal callout, UFC 258 fallout, 170-pound puzzle, UFC Vegas 19, more

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Between the Links returns for a special live edition following the UFC’s second PPV offering of 2021

Host Mike Heck is joined by reigning BTL champion, longtime MMA journalist Josh Gross and MMA Fighting’s José Youngs.

This week, the panel reacts Kamaru Usman’s finish of Gilbert Burns to retain his welterweight title in the main event of UFC 258, his callout of Jorge Masvidal, and where he his legacy stands compared to some of the all-time greats in the sport.

They will also discuss the impact of Alexa Grasso’s big win over Maycee Barber on Saturday, the best of the rest from this past Saturday’s card, a look at the 170-pound picture—most notably where Colby Covington, Leon Edwards, Stephen Thompson and Michael Chiesa fit—a look at UFC Vegas 19 this Saturday, and more.

Who will leave the virtual BTL arena with the most coveted title in MMA media? Find out at 6 p.m. ET / 3 p.m. PT on Thursday, Feb. 18.

Audio-only versions of the podcast can be found on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, iHeartRadio, Stitcher and YouTube.

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