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Latest UFC/MMA news and notes from around the web for the week of June 5, 2011

Isn't Ed Soares adorable?
Isn't Ed Soares adorable?

Welcome, Maniacs, to the weekly series where we help you catch up on some of the original reporting done by other sites in the vast MMA landscape. Like Anderson Silva and Ed Soares pictured above, we can all "get along."

Teaming up with MMA sites like LowKick, 5th Round, NBC Sports and MMA Fighting, we'll provide an opportunity for all MMA fans to read some fresh and original voices in the sport.

This week, 5th Round finds out what Anthony Ferguson is doing with his "Knockout of the Night" bonus, Lowkick interviews UFC newcomer Jon Olav Einemo and MiddleEasy returns with another segment of "Ask a Thug-jitsu Master" with Yves Edwards.

The full list of links is after the jump.

- Jon Olav Einemo: The fight against Dave Herman will end in Round one or two (LowKick)

- Ariel Helwani vs Chad Dundas UFC 131 picks (NBC Sports MMA)

- The Ultimate Fighter's 10 best non-finalists (Cage Potato)

- Grappling the latest issues in MMA: 6-8-2011 (Five Ounces of Pain)

- Dana White discusses how GSP vs. Diaz was signed (MMA Fighting)

- UFC funds Tony Ferguson's wedding (5thRound)

- 'Ask a Thug-Jitsu Master' part two with Yves Edwards (MiddleEasy)

- UFC 131 ‘Dos Santos vs. Carwin' preview (MMA Convert)

- 'Combate Extremo' CEO Michael Shoffner talks about MMA in Mexico (TheFightNerd)

- The three ways Shane Carwin vs Junior dos Santos can go down (BleacherReport.com/MMA)