UFC exec: Stitch's Reebok 'comments had nothing to do' with firing

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  1. TCE

    TCE The Three Piece with the Soda

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    UPDATE:

    More: http://www.bloodyelbow.com/2015/8/1...reebok-comments-had-nothing-to-do-with-firing
     
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  2. Rex Kwon Do

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    Nailed it. Stitch probably got fired for some other reason(s), but seeing how MMA nerds were pissed about the Reebok deal, he decided to make it out like he was a martyr for his Reebok comments. Very shrewd, Stitch, very shrewd.
     
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  4. Face Punch

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    Yeah, bullshit.

    "There are a variety of reasons he was let go, but none of which I can think of quick enough to make up right now."
     
  5. Andrew06

    Andrew06 Brown Belt

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    oh okay
     
  6. Evangelion

    Evangelion Silver Belt

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    Lol right it was just a coincidence.

    Although what can the Ufc say? They can't admit it
     
  7. Gigaton Punch

    Gigaton Punch Gold Belt

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    It had nothing to do with his Reebok comments.

    Granted, he got let go like a day after that article came out but it had absolutely nothing to do with that.
     
  8. titomoreno

    titomoreno Orange Belt

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    this
     
  9. TheRuthlessOne

    TheRuthlessOne Violence Belt

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    lol Don't tell me you believe this garbage
     
  10. bjjHERRERA

    bjjHERRERA Red Belt

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    cant be more clear but cant clearly say what. clearly, unclear.
     
  11. INoHespectChael

    INoHespectChael Black Belt

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    "Unequivocally, his comments had nothing to do with him getting let go. I can't be more firm on that. There are a variety of reasons that he was let go, but nothing to do with his comments on Reebok," (basically he stole my sandwich from the fridge) Epstein said. "He's trying to paint this thing as, he said some stuff about Reebok and as a result, he was let go. It's just not true. That's not the reason why he was let go. I can't be more clear on that."[/I]

    Can't be more clear on how unclear he is :icon_lol:
     
  12. $uicideboy$

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    of course they can

    what are u gonna do? dislike their youtube videos again lmao
     
  13. trblesome1

    trblesome1 Silver Belt

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    Damage control obviously

    It isn't like he got fired for being bad at his job
     
  14. Trollgrappler

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    You believe the UFC lawyer?
     
  15. hotdoggravy

    hotdoggravy Orange Belt

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    Can someone explain to me what the big deal is about this guy getting fired? I personally don't give a shit, but obviously a lot of people do, why?
     
  16. Big Brother

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    shut up Dana
     
  17. psychodad

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    lol...damage control when it really wasn't even needed. The thing was already out of minds, out of sight...now he has to come and lie about it in public. Dumb.
     
  18. faustian

    faustian I'M NOT A MONSTER Platinum Member

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    Yeah the UFC has less than zero credibility at this point so I'll go ahead and believe Stitch
     
  19. TheLuckiest

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    Ehhhh...

    Seems strange. He's such a hot commodity in the combat sports world and has been for decades. He travels the world working with the absolute best fighters on the planet. He'll be okay without the UFC, but I am curious what would cause the UFC to let him go. Can we just get 1 of the "many reasons", please?
     
  20. trblesome1

    trblesome1 Silver Belt

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    I would love to see them come up with them

    Unless they had it on record him no showing or being late or something other....every fighter asked about the guy loves his work as a cut man
     

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