McGregor: Aldo is running and 'I don't think he'll be back'

Conor McGregor today talked to Fox Sports about his former opponent Jose Aldo and why he believes he decided not to fight at UFC 189.

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Crazy union fails in bid to block UFC fountain 

“I don’t believe it’s just about the water feature,” said commission Chairman Steve Sisolak of Local 226’s opposition to the cooling pond at UFC’s new headquarters.
 

Mendes: Don't f@$%ing talk about teabagging me 

“The short $#!^, I don’t really give a @#!^about that. I’ve been short my whole life ... he was talking about putting balls on my head ... you don’t f@$%ing do that."
 

Rockhold expresses ambiguous feelings about Reebok Fight Kit 

Luke Rockhold: "My worry is the individuality of the sport. Everyone is blending together now. Even with the countries and color variations."
 

Aldo: I fight 1st for love not $, Conor can show toy belt to drunk friends 

Jose Aldo: "Money ends some day, but legacy and things you do becomes part of the history, and that’s what I value the most."
 

Mendes: I'm going to finish [McGregor] in first three minutes 

Chad Mendes: "I have the athleticism, the strength, the power, the speed, and I have wrestling to put him on his back to finish this fight. This fight is mine."
 

UFC 189 Embedded, Episode 1 

On Episode 1 of UFC 189'>UFC 189 Embedded, the sport’s biggest stars converge in New York City, including featherweight contender Conor McGregor and welterweight champion Robbie ...
 

Aldo releases X-rays of broken rib 

Jose Aldo's camp has released rib X-rays. Even if you are not a medical professional, it doesn't take a weatherman to know which way the wind is blowing - the rib's broken.
 

Diaz's lawyer not as confident about settlement 

Lucas Middlebrook: "It made me a little cautious about going there without preparing a case as well...you might as well take your best shot, right?"
 

Rockhold: Title fight is '100%' on 

Fox Sports spoke to Luke Rockhold this morning and he was confident the title fight versus champion Chris Weidman was going to happen.
 

Bisping: 'Little mean' that McGregor vs. Mendes is for Interim belt 

Michael Bisping on Conro McGregor vs, Chad Mendes: "Personally, I think it's a little mean, that they're making this for the interim belt. BUT ..."
 

Weidman: Rockhold title fight maybe off 

Chris Weidman: "I don't know when I'm fighting next. There are rumors that [Luke Rockhold] might be fighting for a #1 contendership against Jacare next."
 

Mendes: I'm going to love beating the crap out of Conor 

Chad Mendes: "I’m going to love to beat the crap out of this guy, don’t get me wrong, but there’s nothing that dude’s going to say to take me out of my game."
 

Koscheck: I get to take off my handcuffs 

Josh Koscheck: “Finally, I get to take off my handcuffs and I don’t have to be tied to the UFC rules, restrictions and underground rules."
 

Coach: Kimbo will fight anyone; maybe DADA 5000? 

Mike Brown: “I don’t know if it has the same push as the Shamrock fight, obviously. But that would be something that I wouldn’t mind seeing [Kimbo Slice vs. DADA 5000].
 

White: People don't want to be preached to 

Dana White reacts to Romero outburst: "America doesn’t want to hear your thoughts on Jesus. Keep that stuff at home, religion, politics, all that stuff."
 

Twitter reacts to McGregor vs. Mendes 

Jose Aldo is unable to compete and McGregor will now fight Chad Mendes for the interim featherweight title fight. Twitter reacted with excitement for the new title fight.
 
 

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