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Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by Ken Fresno, Jan 30, 2020.

  1. Ken Fresno Interim Belt

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    Royce White was the 16th overall pick in the 2012 NBA draft. Was drafted low, and eventually considered a "bust" because of extreme anxiety that didn't allow him to travel by plane. So get on the train while there's room.

    https://sports.yahoo.com/inspired-b...am-to-be-ufc-heavyweight-champ-225807655.html

    “It’s humorous to say this, but it’s a very real thing: We’re in the participation medal era. I said on Twitter the other day that I’m grateful that I grew up in an era where we threw away all our second-place trophies and medals. Kobe was of that same cloth and I was shaped by that, the way he approached it. There is no second place.”

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    Skip to 48 seconds for him throwing the medicine ball through the wall.




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    Will this be the man to dethrone Greg Hardy?

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  2. Klaavical Red Belt

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    I see stiffness and his name is Royce so not Sherdog standards
     
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  3. faustian BRUTAL 5-4 Platinum Member

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    Lol @ Royce White. That's a name I haven't heard in a minute
     
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    Holy shit, he punched a hole through...drywall. He beats the low tier hw bums but gets fucked up by anyone in the top 8
     
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    Royce White!!?!? Wooooow I totally forgot about that dude! I still remember him at Iowa St. eliminating UConn during the tournament before he left for the draft.

    Yeah he's probably what I would call A-level
     
  7. Ken Fresno Interim Belt

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    Then ur obviously not the basketball aficionado the other gumps let you pretend to be in The Sports Bar.

    He was the #1 overall pick in The Big 3 last year.

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    Probably. He is almost 30 and never trained before
     
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  12. Ken Fresno Interim Belt

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    You would look down on real ball.

    I'm not surprised.
     
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    Yeah i would bet a guy who only played 3 min in the NBA is not as good as a guy who is top 15 ever
     
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    If only there was a way to take A-level athletes, and match them up with other
    top level athletes, to form a high quality PPV with 5 meaningful matches.
     
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    Ok bud
     
  16. Ken Fresno Interim Belt

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    Please argue that the average UFC HW is a better athlete than the average guy in The Big 3. I haven't seen you look stupid in a while.
     
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    He actually looks decent throwing strikes and has the body type that could be a problem if he knows how to use it.

    Interesting, but is he coming to MMA or what?
     
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    What? Big 3 obviously has far superior athletes. Ffs high school basketball players >>>> UFC fighters on the athleticism scale

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    Luke Walton was a bum and he's retired. Not even good enough to compete in Big3. Still B-level athlete according to the official chart

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    Jones is an A-level athlete. His brothers are in the NFL.
     
  20. Ken Fresno Interim Belt

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    Well this thread is about a 28 year old guy who played point guard in college at 6'8 265, dominated The Big 3 combine last year, and has set his sights on the UFC Heavyweight title.

    So I don't think shitting on The Big 3 serves any purpose in this context. But do you.
     

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