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May 4, 2015 5:42 pm

Joe Lauzon On UFC Reebok Payment Structure: ‘I’m Very, Very Happy’

UFC vet Joe Lauzon was one of the fighters to air his displeasure with the original UFC Reebok payment structure, which was set to be based on rankings. Now, with the payment plan set to be based on tenure, Lauzon is changing his tune a little bit. Here’s what he said on MMAJunkie Radio. “I’m...

May 4, 2015 5:31 pm

Urijah Faber Will Go Wherever The Big Fights Are

UFC fighter Urijah Faber is preparing for his fight with Frankie Edgar in the Philippines. He recently talked to MMAJunkie Radio and said he isn’t set on staying at any specific weight class. He just wants to have big fights. “I’m willing to go back down to bantamweight also. This is a big fight, so...

May 4, 2015 3:55 pm

Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson: ‘If I Beat Cormier, Then I’m The Real Champ’

UFC light-heavyweight Anthony Johnson is still fighting for the title, just not against the man many considered to be the p4p best in the world. Instead, because of Jones’ antics, Johnson will fight Daniel Cormier for the right to called champion. On The MMA Hour, Johnson talked about his new opponent and about all the...

May 4, 2015 3:37 pm

Bec Rawlings Disses Lisa Ellis: ‘She Isn’t A Fighter’

‘Rowdy’ Bec Rawlings is preparing for a fight against fellow TUF member Lisa Ellis, in Australia, Rawling’s home country. Rawlings recently talked to UFC.com about her upcoming fight and said he doesn’t think her opponent is actually a fighter, just a competitor. Check out how she explains the difference. “I don’t really think [Ellis] is...

May 4, 2015 2:40 pm

PIC! Conor McGregor Partners With Monster Energy

Conor McGregor has partnered with Monster Energy, according to his social media. The UFC featherweight posted a pic of himself on the beach dangling a gold chain with the Monster logo hanging from it. Check out the pic below. Good move by Monster? I only work with multi-national companies at the top of their game....

May 4, 2015 2:02 pm

Jon Jones’ Manager: ‘We May Never See Him In The Octagon Again’

The question: If Jon Jones never fights again, will he still be considered the best ever? That’s an interesting question to think about. What makes it even more interesting is what Jones’ manager, Malki Kawa, had to say on The MMA Hour. Kawa talked about Jones and said we may never see him in the...

May 4, 2015 1:37 pm

Daniel Cormier: It’s ‘Very Disrespectful’ That People Say I Can’t Beat Rumble

Daniel Cormier is set to replace Jon Jones and fight Anthony Johnson for the light-heavyweight championship. The news came after Jones was stripped of his title and suspended following his most recent incident with the law. After the new fight was announced the internet went crazy with predictions and opinions about who would win. Apparently,...

May 4, 2015 11:32 am

M-1 Global Founder: ‘Jon Jones Is A Discgrace To The Sport’

Jon Jones’ out of the cage antics have been the topic of conversation for several MMA personalities for the past week and it probably won’t stop for a while. Now, we know what M-1 Global founder Vadim Finkelchtein thinks about the whole situation, just incase you were wondering. Here’s what he had to say to...

May 4, 2015 9:17 am

Cain Velasquez Says Jon Jones ‘Needs To Get It Together’

UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez recently talked about Jon Jones and his out of the octagon issues that led to his title being stripped and indefinite suspension. When talking to MMAFighting, Velasquez had this to say about the now former champ. “I’m not really sure what kind of person he is in his personal life...

May 4, 2015 8:47 am

Johnny Eduardo Cleared To Fight A Year After Upset Victory

  UFC fighter Johnny Eduardo has been sidelined due to injury for a very long time. Which is unfortunate given the momentum he had behind him prior to the layoff. Eduardo stunned fans when he knocked out Eddie Wineland in the first round of their fight back in May. Before injured, Eduardo had won two...

May 4, 2015 7:07 am

SIGNED! Melvin Guillard Signs Multi-Year Contract With Bellator

UFC, WSOF and now Bellator. It seems as though lightweight fighter Melvin Guillard is still trying to find the right fit for him. It was announced today, via press release, that the ‘Young Assassin’ has signed a multi-fight, multi-year contract with Bellator MMA. Guillard was most recently with the World Series of Fighting promotion, but...

May 4, 2015 6:32 am

Cris Cyborg On Marina Shafir: ‘I Think She Wants Attention’

Ronda Rousey’s friend and training partner Marina Shafir recently signed to Invicta FC, home of current featherweight champion Cris Cyborg. Last week during an interview Shafir said she didn’t think a fight between the two of them would happen soon, since she still needs to earn the right to fight for the title, but that...

May 3, 2015 6:50 pm

Matt Mitrione Rips Jon Jones, Calls Him a Hypocrite And A Black Eye On The Sport

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione recently talked to MMA Digest about several different topics. Of course, one of those topics was Jon Jones. Mitrione had plenty to say about the former champs issues out of the cage and didn’t hold back. “I understand that mixed martial arts is a baby, right, and it’s still growing. We...

May 3, 2015 3:11 pm

Nick Diaz Tested Three Times Night of UFC 183, Passed 2 Out Of 3

  Some interesting information regarding Nick Diaz’a failed drug test at UFC 183 has emerged. According to MMAJunkie, documentation from the test administered that night show that Diaz was tested three separate times during the day. Here’s a breakdown of the test: 7:12 p.m.(before fight)– urine test given was sent to Sports Medicine Research and...

May 3, 2015 2:33 pm

Bellator Adds K-1 World GP Champion To Their Roster

According to sources, Bellator has signed K-1 World GP champion Ewerton Teixeira. The news was first reported by Combate. Teixeira has compiled a 3-0 MMA record and holds a 11-4 record in kickboxing. A date has not been set for his debut but BJPENN.COM will keep you posted.   By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630...

May 3, 2015 11:18 am

John Dodson Proclaims: ‘I Am The Savior Of The Flyweight Division’

UFC flyweight John Dodson is very confident in his abilities. The fighter wants so badly to show fans that the 125 lb. division can be exciting. The whole division has suffered criticism from fans who claim that the division is stagnant and boring, always going to decisions because of the lack of KO power. Those...

May 3, 2015 11:00 am

Rafael Dos Anjos Responds To Bobby Green’s PED Allegations: ‘He Just Wants Attention’

  UFC lightweight Bobby Green talked to BJPENN.COM Radio and had some interesting things to say about the new lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos, mainly, essentially accusing him of using some kind of performance enhancer. Now, the champ has responded. Recently talking to MMAFighting, dos Anjos says he thinks Green was just trying to get...

May 3, 2015 10:04 am

Rashad Evans Talks Jon Jones Relationship: ‘I Didn’t Handle Everything Right’

  Former UFC light-heavyweight champion Rashad Evans recently spoke at an Ultimate Fighter press conference. The Blackzilian fighter talked about his past relationship with Jon Jones and how he feels about it now. “For me, Jon Jones and that whole experience taught me a lot. Jon Jones was one of my favorite training partners and...