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Jan 7, 2015 7:06 pm

White: “Right now, all we’re concerned with is getting Jon better”

Dana White joins UFC Tongiht to discuss Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier, UFC’s exciting 2015 and more. White on Jon Jones checking into rehab: “Right now, all we’re concerned with is getting Jon better – getting him taken care of and getting him healed. We’ll make some decisions later.”  

Jan 7, 2015 7:05 pm

Ronda Rousey: Cat Zingano “an extremely dangerous opponent”

Ronda Rousey discusses her upcoming bout against Cat Zingano and more on UFC Tonight. “Cat Zingano is an extremely unique fighter, not only is she undefeated, but she’s shown an amazing ability to deal with a lot of adversity. There’s been a lot of times in her fights where she’s been down but she’s never...

Jan 7, 2015 7:04 pm

Cormier: “Jones should be a star among stars”

Daniel Cormier gives his thoughts on his loss to Jon Jones at UFC 182 and Jones entering rehab following the fight. Daniel Cormier on the aftermath of his loss to Jon Jones: “It’s been tough. It was a tough fight. You owe it to yourself to let it burn a little bit and let it...

Jan 7, 2015 5:50 pm

Jones Test Results Revealed, Show Abnormal Hormone Levels Along With Cocaine Metabolites

UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones should be on cloud nine following Saturday’s victory over Daniel Cormier. He left the Arena a champion, and record holder, with analysts around the world calling him the pound-for-pound king. By all accounts Jones, adorned with his flashy new Reebok gear, had it all. However,  just two-short days later...

Jan 7, 2015 5:13 pm

Pettis on Jones: ‘There’s always temptation, you have to stay strong’

“It’s hard. Jon’s young. He’s my age: 27. You get put in front of a lot of people who care about who you are and there’s some negative energy around that, as well. Some people don’t want to see you do good or want to introduce you to things will bring you down, and it’s...

Jan 7, 2015 12:22 pm

Jon Jones: “My family and I would appreciate some privacy”

“With the support of my family, I have entered into a drug treatment facility. I want to apologize to my fiancée, my children, as well as my mother, father, and brothers for the mistake that I made. I also want to apologize to the UFC, my coaches, my sponsors and equally important to my fans....

Jan 7, 2015 12:05 pm

No Suspension, No Fine – Here’s Why

Following yesterday’s shocking news about Jon Jones and his poor judgement to use cocaine, the world is left with many questions. A simple timeline of events shows that the NSAC had clear knowledge of Jon’s infraction but chose to let him fight anyway. They didn’t even announce his failure until after UFC 182 had concluded....

Jan 7, 2015 11:34 am

Fans React To Jones Test With Plethora Of Funny Internet Memes (NSFW)

Our Facebook fan page has been inundated with massive amounts of picture comments poking fun at UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones. And while the champ’s situation is far too common in the world, and tragic, our readers can sure get creative. And it’s that creativity, not the drug test that is being celebrated here....

Jan 7, 2015 9:18 am

Source: “Can’t believe it took this long for Jon to pop on coke”

Prior to last weekend’s UFC 182 event Jon Jones received media inquiries from across the globe. Many reporters got to spend time with the UFC champ in the lead up to his latest title defense, one of which was Deadspin’s Greg Howard. Howard wrote an excellent piece on Jones before his last fight, praising his...

Jan 7, 2015 7:48 am

Roufus on CM Punk: ‘I’m building him from the ground up’

“I know he’s wanted to do this for a while, and I know he loves martial arts. It’s just been a passion of his, and I respect it so much because he’s leaving the friendly confines of his world to come into the MMA world. That’s not easy.” “I’m not going to be putting him...

Jan 7, 2015 7:41 am

Risk? Who Cares!

“I guess I could sit back like every other fighter and sit and wait. But I’m not every other fighter. I’m my own guy, and I don’t give a shit. Bring these fights on, you know? Like I said, if I’m going to be the champ, I’ve got to beat everyone anyways, so what is...

Jan 7, 2015 7:40 am

Report: NSAC Test On Jones Erroneous, Shouldn’t Have Been Done

The world is slowly unraveling the recent events surrounding Jon Jones’ recent failed drug test for cocaine. And on the top of everyone’s inquisition is, why do a drug test for cocaine in an out-of-competition test if the crime bars no penalty? A legit question, one that the Nevada State Athletic Commission is basically saying,...

Jan 7, 2015 7:23 am

Brian Stann: ‘If Bill Clinton Can Repair His Image So Can Jones’

“The first priority is that Jon and his family, but specifically Jon, get the help he needs and I know that that is the UFC’s No. 1 priority. I’m glad to see that he’s already checked into a treatment facility. He’s got three beautiful daughters and a fiancee, Jessie, who I’ve had the privilege to meet,...

Jan 7, 2015 4:00 am

Bellator’s Best React To Jon Jones Cocaine Scandal

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones tested positive for traces of cocaine prior to his eighth title defence last weekend in Las Vegas, according to the Nevada State Athletic Commission.

Jan 6, 2015 11:00 pm

Jon Jones Issues Public Apology For Failed Drug Test

On Tuesday we learned that UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones had entered himself into a drug treatment program. It’s the champion’s answer to a failed drug test for cocaine administered by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Jon Jones has now issued a public apology for the infraction. .@JonnyBones statement regarding testing positive for cocaine....

Jan 6, 2015 10:54 pm

Reebok Stands Behind Jon Jones

In an official statement, REEBOK announced that they plan on standing by  UFC light-heavywight champion Jon Jones during his rehabilitation from drugs. The statement reads: “We commend Jon for taking the necessary steps to address this issue, and we will support him in any way we can. The status of Jon’s relationship with Reebok has...

Jan 6, 2015 10:20 pm

Dana White’s Official Statement On Jon Jones

“I am proud of Jon Jones for making the decision to enter a drug treatment facility. I’m confident that he’ll emerge from this program like the champion he truly is.” Following Tuesday’s shocking news that Jon Jones failed a pre-fight drug test for cocaine, UFC president Dana White released the above in support of his...

Jan 6, 2015 4:38 pm

Daniel Cormier Reacts To Jon Jones’ Failed Drug Test

Daniel Cormier, having just fought Jon Jones for twenty-five minutes in the UFC 182 main event last weekend, much like his fighting peers, isn’t going easy on Jon Jones following the news of his failed drug test for cocaine. The Strikeforce HW Grand Prix Champion released the following to MMAFighting.com: “I am aware of Jon’s...

Jan 6, 2015 3:06 pm

REHAB! Jones Popped For Cocaine By Nevada State Commission

UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones tested positive for cocaine following a random drug screening done by the NSAC on Dec. 3, 2014. As a result Jones has entered into drug rehab. UFC officials have released the following statement. We support UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones’ decision to enter a drug treatment facility to...

Jan 6, 2015 2:29 pm

RAMPAGE! ‘I could sue Bellator for $10-20 million’

  “I don’t think Bellator going to put up a big fuss because if they try to sue me I could counter-sue them for, probably, $10-20 million. So, if they was smart, they would just let me walk away and be happy … I wish I could show you guys the contract. I just think...

Jan 6, 2015 12:39 pm

Jones To Silva – ‘It’s your turn, go knock Nick Diaz out!’

The UFC’s pound-for-pound king, Jon “Bones” Jones is more than happy to help Anderson Silva in his return to the Octagon. The champ used the Brazilian Press to relay a message to Silva, “If there’s anything I can do for you leading up to this fight, let me know, because I will definitely come out...

Jan 6, 2015 12:31 pm

Gustafsson Requests “Rumble” Get Drug Tested

“A request from Sweden has been sent to US Anti Doping commission to come and test me. This is the way it’s done in Sweden, no matter where you are, you are under control which I really appreciate, I want my sport to be clean so everyone compete under the same terms. “Therefore, I would...

Jan 6, 2015 12:21 pm

White: ‘Herb Dean Refed A Horrible 5th Round’

“Herb Dean, I always talk about him; I think he’s my favorite referee. He did a horrible job in the fifth round. He let them clinch, literally for five minutes, but other than that, it was an amazing fight.” During his post-fight interview on FOX Sports 1, UFC President Dana White discussed his displeasure with...

Jan 6, 2015 12:20 pm

Silva Prepares For Nick Diaz

Just a few weeks away! The Time Is Now @ufc. @spiderandersonsilva will rise again. Make your predictions. #UFC183 A video posted by Muay Thai College (@silva_mtc) on Jan 1, 2015 at 11:27am PST Exciting for fight fans, but likely terrifying if your Stockton’s Nick Diaz, Anderson Silva is looking healed up and ready for his...

Jan 6, 2015 11:03 am

Stephens and Nijem Engage In Bitter Twitter Beef

UFC’s Ramsey Nijem and Jeremy Stephens are trying to get into a fight… With each other. The two popular UFC fighters have taken to twitter, with a lengthy, and bitter back-and-forth. Check it: @RamseyNijem @FuryJury I been fighting before you and I'll have a job after UFC cuts your ass you little weak chin bitch!...

Jan 6, 2015 10:28 am

Photo | Felice Herrig Signs Autographs

UFC female fighter has many fans, both man and female. I signed a lot of boobies last night http://t.co/GfS7l5lAUq pic.twitter.com/gQsE8fqBf6 — Felice Herrig (@feliceherrig) January 4, 2015 Where would you want your autograph?

Jan 5, 2015 9:10 pm

McGregor vs. Siver Official Trailer

The UFC has released the official trailer for UFC Fight Night Boston: McGregor vs. Siver, which goes down January 18th from the TD Garden in Boston.