Found May 01, 2013 on
Ultimate Fighting Championship president Dana White had big plans for his return to Boston on Aug. 17, when UFC is scheduled to fill up TD Garden for the launch of Fox Sports 1.
He has even bigger plans now that his city is dealing with the long recovery from the events surrounding this year’s Boston Marathon.
White was in Boston this week with the goal of raising money for The One Fund and helping those affected by the tragedy, and he said he hopes to take a more personal approach — something he wasn’t comfortable doing just yet — when he returns in August.
“People are still hurting,” he told The Boston Globe. “When I say that, I don’t mean physically. People still need time. I got money that we are donating for people, but I’m backing off on the whole meeting people. Even mayor [Tom] Menino is still visiting families. People are emotionally trying to deal with what’s going on, so I backed off a bit.”
While White is giving people their space, he didn’t hold off on using strong words w
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Michael “The Voice” Schiavello takes on Dana White in an hour long interview airing May 17th on AXS TV. In this clip Dana talks which fighter he is most uncomfortable around. I bet a 20 year old “Iron Mike” would have made dude uncomfortable.
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American Rapper Waka Flocka was at UFC 159 in New Jersey this weekend and managed to snap a picture with UFC president Dana White.
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Makes sense what Dana says here how by not being regulated in New York it is hurting the state more than the UFC. Still having an event in MSG would be a big payday for the company. Hopefully this BS can be worked out sooner rather than later. Thanks to MMA Fighting for the video.
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Nice little piece of different scenes from Dana White’s video blogs. Shout out to Akira Taue for the video.
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