A few updates on what’s been going on in the MMA & UFC Twitterverse
There’s a ton of tweets below, but first, don’t forget to follow me on twitter and instagram: @antontabuena
Oh, and these guys are probably worth following as well: The Official BloodyElbow Twitter Account, Kid Nate, Brent Brookhouse, Richard Wade, Chris Barton, Damon O, Scott Broussard, Tim Burke, Matt Bishop, Fraser Coffeen, Dallas Winston, KJ Gould, Ben Thapa, T.P. Grant, Steph Daniels, Zane Simon, Mookie Alexander, Zombie Prophet, Chris Hall, Mike Riordan, David St. Martin, David Castillo, Connor Ruebusch.
“Since Robbie Lawler is an underdog, I will place my 1st career bet as a fighter, coach and broadcaster.” -Pat Miletich, probably made a lot of money this past weekend.
“Interesting, many fighters in Brazil said they would LIKE to be coached by Chael Sonnen.” -Dana White
“Every time someone hugs me it takes great effort to resist the urge to pummel for under-hooks. #mentalproblems” -Tim Kennedy
“I love being told on xbox live about how guys would kick my ass in person. NebbishNoob is internet tough.” –Joe Lauzon
Ride a camel in the desert of Dubai, was amazing. I always had a connection with nature and animals!! @ejjcenter pic.twitter.com/fuXBtz3hmq
— Rousimar Palhares (@ToquinhoMMA) November 19, 2013
SCREW EVERYONE, TAKE THAT WELL EARNED VACATION
@GeorgesStPierre may have 99 problems, but I ain’t one #learntofactcheck” -Shari Spencer, did she just call herself a… nevermind.
Good morning from Vegas – Feeling much better now! Merci à tous pour votre support incroyable!!! pic.twitter.com/zBGs2OLPkW
— Georges St-Pierre (@GeorgesStPierre) November 18, 2013
Man hands are a little sore after last nights fights. But u should see the other guy lol. pic.twitter.com/3bEGnYdOSm
— Johny Hendricks (@JohnyHendricks) November 17, 2013
“Three day after the fight and my body is healing very well by the end of the week I will be back to training again” -Johny Hendricks, screw medical suspensions, right?
VS. <3 URIAH HALL
“Although i have done so privately, I would like to publicly apologize to
@UriahHallMMA for my ghetto behavior. I am sorry and wish you luck.” -Jason Miller
@mayhemmiller it’s all good homie already forgave ya keep ya head up” -Uriah Hall
TUF CHINA, COMPLETES FILMING
“To anyone who points to my Jay Heiron WIN to discredit my abilities consider this. At that point I was LESS than 3 years into my career and relatively inexperienced despite already being the Bellator Champion. I had a tough fight against the #16 ranked fight in the world(at the time) and was able to get the job done. I have learned and progressed significantly since then.
As a point of reference the man fighting for the WW UFC Belt this weekend Johny Hendricks LOST a Unanimous Dec fight to Rick Story(who wasn’t near the top 16 at that point) after fighting for MORE than 3 years.
PETTIS VS. DIAZ?
“2 losses + lisssssp + best offense is your middle finger = can’t talk shit!!!
#votepettis” -Anthony Pettis
“I shouldn’t let people who talk trash get me out of character. #champ4areason” -Anthony Pettis
LAROSA VS. WEIRD HUNTER DUDE
“OK… Does anyone remember the 1994 movie Surviving The Game with Ice-T, and Gary Busey?… Well, if I “disappear” from this trail, it was a hunter named Marty 6’1 195 white/white hair, mid/late 40’s from Ligonier, PA that did it!” -Tara LaRosa
“Great conversation about MMA old school till now, but he was way too interested in what shelter areas I was staying at on the
#LHHT and when” -Tara LaRosa
“This guy is the type w too much time &money. I got a really weird vibe from all the detailed questions he asked” -Tara LaRosa
“This is one of those times when I really wish I had
@TimKennedyMMA skills. I don’t like feeling like this. He asked if I was carrying a gun” -Tara LaRosa
@TaraLaRosa that’s why you should always be carrying a gun. I’m kind if a bad ass but I always carry.” -Tim Kennedy
@TimKennedyMMA it’s going to the top of my priority list for when I get back to ABQ. Too many people, with too many agendas nowadays” -Tara LaRosa
WAR MACHINE JOKES ABOUT ABORTING A BABY, AND TALKS ABOUT KILLING HIMSELF
“In memory of the baby that
@christymack and I just aborted down at the clinic, here is a beautiful piece done by @juaneyedcobra Hahahaha! Ain’t got time for no babies!! Got fighting and fucking to do!!! =p” -War Machine, who has since deleted the instagram photo after getting some flack from people.
“Oh, and for you who are to DUMB to realize that my IG post was a JOKE, yeah it was one. I do support abortion but we didn’t have 1.” -War Machine
“Think tonight was the FIRST time I actually posted something on IG for the sole purpose of pissing people off…was SO fun!!!!! …I don’t give a fuck about SHIT! I will tweet what the fuck I WANT! Fuck anyone/everyone that tries to censor me!” -War Machine
“I might have to kill myself sooner than I had planned….fuck it! …MAYBE…standby though, I may want to cause more ruckus first… Fuck
@philbaroni and @julio2b2 for not texting me back!” -War Machine
“When I do kill myself there better not be any priests or praying at my funeral…better not even be a funeral.” -War Machine
“Dunno but def on video” -War Machine, when asked about how he was planning on taking his life.
OKAY, TIME TO LIGHTEN THE MOOD
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