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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 8:09 am

Cormier: ‘Losing to a guy on drugs doesn’t make me feel better’

While Jon Jones deals with his battle on the drug front, his last opponent Daniel Cormier is dealing with another kind of battle. The battle of handling your first professional defeat. And while Jon Jones has occupied most our thoughts, including D.C.’s, it’s not the drugs haunting Cormier today. It’s the loss. D.C. tells MMAJunkie.com: “It doesn’t make...

Jan 7, 2015 7:55 am

Ben Askren Reacts To Jon Jones Drug Scandal

If anyone out there is looking for someone to lead the campaign against Jon Jones, One FC welterweight champion Ben Askren is a viable candidate. The often outspoken MMA standout has been critical of Jon Jones for months, maybe longer. It’s for this exact reason he’s getting his own thread entitled, “Ben Askren Reacts To...


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 6:10 am

Alistair Overeem vs. Roy Nelson set for UFC 185 in Dallas

A heavyweight clash featuring two of the divisions hardest hitters will take place at UFC 185 this March. UFC officials announced yesterday that former Strikeforce heavyweight title holder Alistair Overeem (38-14 MMA) has agreed to meet Roy Nelson (20-10 MMA) at the event. Roy “Big Country” Nelson was last seen in action in the headlining...

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 4:30 pm

UFC Fighters React To Jon Jones’ Cocaine Positive

Earlier today the world learned of an unfortunate positive drug test in our sport. UFC light-heavyweight champion, and pound-for-pound king of Mixed Martial Arts Jon “Bones” Jones was randomly tested by the Nevada State Athletic Commission exactly one-month prior to last weekend’s UFC 182 main event. The result? Cocaine. Now the world of MMA, and...

Jan 6, 2015 3:07 pm

Medical Suspensions Report: ‘UFC 182: Jones vs. Cormier’ Edition

Thirteen UFC 182 fighters have been served with mandatory suspensions by the Nevada State Athletic Commission for injuries sustained while in combat. Topping the list is a set of four athletes who could be out up to six-months for various ailments. Nate Marquardt,Louis Gaudinot, Paul Felder, and Cody Garbrandt will need medical clearance to return...

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 2:30 pm

Pat Curran Opens Up About His Journey Back To The Belt – Exclusive

  On Feb. 13 at Bellator 133, two-time featherweight champion Pat Curran will return to the cage and start his path back to the title. Curran lost the belt in his last fight, back in September, to Patricio Freire by unanimous decision. Now he’s looking to get back to the top and it all starts...

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 12:27 pm

Jury “Humbled” Following Cerrone Defeat

I made mistakes and failed. I’ll fight through this and prove this as a blessing in disguise. Thank you #TeamFury! Learning from mistakes and failures is what truly makes us who we are and brings out the best in us. I’ve begun the process to bring out the best…. Step #1 – Acknowledging what all...