The UFC slated for this Friday may seem like a mere appetizer for the one scheduled for Saturday, but just because  it lacks big names doesn’t mean you should ignore UFC Fight Night 102.

Quite the contrary. UFC Fight Night 102 is worth paying attention to, if for no other reason than to gauge whether or not Derrick Lewis truly is the future of the heavyweight division.

The facts are thus: Lewis is riding a four-fight win streak; he just beat Roy Nelson; he’s great at smashing dudes, which is a key component of being a star; and, the division is looking pretty anemic now and needs some talent you can pin your hopes on.

All of that is why Lewis is one to watch, and why UFC Fight Night 102 is worthy of your time. Here’s a preview vid to back this assertion up.