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Jon Jones responds to mixed-up fan: you've got the 'wrong black guy'

Jon Jones isn't at Legoland. That much I can tell you.The UFC former light heavyweight champ is probably in a gym somewhere, doing what he needs to do to assure he's ready to break Daniel Cormier down into carry-on size when they meet at UFC 200 on June 9. Nonetheless, Jones' fans are on the lookout, and one thought he was onto something when he saw a man he thought was Jones at...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather confident he can add Jon Jones to 'The Money Team'

Floyd Mayweather has expressed interest numerous times about potentially promoting mixed martial arts and now he's looking to add the best pound-for-pound fighter in the sport to his roster.Mayweather has targeted UFC interim light heavyweight champion Jon Jones as a fighter he'd like to add to his vaunted "Money Team" lineup.Mayweather currently promotes a long list of boxers on...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 200 ‘Jones vs. Cormier’ official event poster; updated fight card

Now that UFC featherweight champ Conor McGregor has officially been removed from UFC 200, the promotion is prepared to go ahead with a light heavyweight title unification rematch between Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones as the headliner for their 200th numbered event. Cormier vs. Jones will be one of 3 title bouts featured on the card; Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar will battle for the...
Via Fight Booth
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Daniel Cormier: Jon Jones a 'bum,' 'idiot' and drug addict

Yup. Daniel Cormier went there. Cormier and Jon “Bones” Jones traded verbal jabs Wednesday at a press conference to announce their main event fight at UFC 200 on July 9. Things really got personal when Jones, who was stripped of his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship in April 2015, asked Cormier what he’s going to tell his kids when they ask why he never was able to beat his...
Via NESN.com
April 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Jon Jones flips off Daniel Cormier while exiting octagon

Daniel Cormier sat octagon-side Saturday night in Las Vegas, and Jon “Bones” Jones wasn’t happy to see him there, to say the least. Cormier pulled out of his much-anticipated UFC 197 rematch with Jones because of a leg injury, but he still showed up at MGM Grand Garden Arena to provide color analysis on the pay-per-view broadcast. Cormier, who lost to Jones at UFC 182 but...
Via NESN.com
April 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Jon Jones says he was a drug addict

Jon Jones opened up in a recent interview in which he admitted he was a “drug addict” and said he has overcome his addiction. Jones spoke with USA Today last month for an interview that was released in full on Tuesday. In the interview, Jones said he was having a “come to Jesus moment” about his drugs admission. The talented MMA fighter said that he has had a marijuana addiction...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Jon Jones says he was racially profiled by police officer

Jon Jones is fighting back against the officer who pulled him over for allegedly drag racing in New Mexico last month. Jones was adamant from the start that he was not drag racing despite officer Jason Brown claiming he was. The two got into a nasty exchange involving lots of name calling. Now Jones is fighting back by pointing out Brown has been accused of racial profiling by...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Jon Jones arrested for violating parole

Jon Jones was recently cited for drag racing, and now the MMA fighter has been arrested and booked into an Albuquerque, New Mexico jail for violating his parole, ESPN’s Brett Okamoto reports. “According to a spokesperson for the Albuquerque Police Department, Jones was cited for drag racing on the evening of March 24. Additionally, Jones was cited for equipment modifications...
Via Sportsnaut
March 29, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jon Jones called officer a 'liar' and a 'pig'

Jon Jones was hostile with a police officer who pulled him over for allegedly drag racing in New Mexico last week. Jones, a former UFC light heavyweight champion, was captured on video calling an officer a “f—ing liar” and “pig” during their dispute. Jones was pulled over early Friday morning and issued five citations. He was initially calm when approached by the officer...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Jon Jones cited for drag racing, denies allegations

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has found himself in trouble with the law once again. In an appearance on “The MMA Hour” with Ariel Helwani Monday, Jones revealed that he was cited for drag racing in New Mexico last week. While he denied that he was racing anyone, Jones was issued multiple citations. An Albuquerque Police spokesperson told TMZ that Jones was...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 28, 2016  |  Discuss
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