So let me get this straight...

Discussion in 'The Lightweights' started by llllll, Jan 6, 2015.

  1. llllll White Belt

    Joined:
    Feb 24, 2013
    Messages:
    141
    Likes Received:
    0
    Nick Diaz gets suspended and Pat Healy gets his win overturned and fined for marijuana, but Jon Jones doesn't for cocaine or drunk driving???
     
  2. CountOfSoCal Black Belt

    Joined:
    Jun 26, 2012
    Messages:
    6,847
    Likes Received:
    33
    Congrats for reposting the same thought as 3 different threads and ignoring the sticky.
     
  3. SilvaMoney Green Belt

    Joined:
    Jul 22, 2011
    Messages:
    1,336
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Floripa, SC, Brazil
    being champion has to have some perks
     
  4. gabe1k Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Mar 18, 2007
    Messages:
    4,035
    Likes Received:
    0
    The Athletic Commission handed out those suspensions, not the UFC. The stuff Jones got busted for isn't a banned substance.
     
  5. Philharmonik Green Belt

    Joined:
    Apr 17, 2010
    Messages:
    1,306
    Likes Received:
    0
    It isn't a banned substance according to the AC, but what about the UFC? I wonder what their policy is on illegal drugs. I"m sure they have rules for this. Jones needs to be punished. Keep his title, but at least a suspension while he's at rehab and a fine. Thats the only thing that bothers me, is that the UFC are doing nothing about it.
     
  6. gabe1k Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Mar 18, 2007
    Messages:
    4,035
    Likes Received:
    0
    Well as soon as you find out the UFC policy on illegal drugs, let us know.
     
  7. ThePewp Green Belt

    Joined:
    Feb 16, 2013
    Messages:
    1,476
    Likes Received:
    0
    /thread.
     
  8. darticus Green Belt

    Joined:
    Oct 24, 2007
    Messages:
    1,279
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Washington
    No way. He needs to be stripped. Period. He doesn't get a free pass. By not stripping him the UFC says it's perfectly ok and sets a new standard.
     
  9. Philharmonik Green Belt

    Joined:
    Apr 17, 2010
    Messages:
    1,306
    Likes Received:
    0
    Oh, I thought you were going to look it up for me. Damn!:wink:
     
  10. colafan Orange Belt

    Joined:
    Oct 29, 2011
    Messages:
    465
    Likes Received:
    0
    UFC is a privately owned business. And like any business making money is the name of the game. Jon Jones is probably their biggest draw at this point. It'd be idiotic to strip, or suspend him.
     
  11. Rubberneck76 Alizée Belt Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Sep 25, 2008
    Messages:
    11,708
    Likes Received:
    191
    Location:
    The south of the north
    Has his post fight screen results be realeased? This test was from early December. If not let's wait and see if he fails the post fight screen.

    You pot heads need to calm the F down. If many of you got this fired up about getting a job you'd be able to move out of your 2 bedroom appt you are sharing with 5 roommates.
     
  12. Fruitsaladsushi Blue Belt

    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2013
    Messages:
    590
    Likes Received:
    0
    Rumble got fired cause of food addiction
     
  13. nhbfan8080 Red Belt

    Joined:
    Apr 4, 2004
    Messages:
    7,815
    Likes Received:
    49
    Jones passed his usual after fight test whereas Diaz and Healy both failed. Jones failed an out of competition test and subsequently passed another test before the fight, where he was tested again after the fight.
     
  14. darticus Green Belt

    Joined:
    Oct 24, 2007
    Messages:
    1,279
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Washington
    I don't think the post fight test have been released yet
     

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.