I am now in possession of an official UFC shot glass shaped like an octagon that I will use to celebrate this week’s edition of The Friday Morning MMA Link Party. Tons of stuff happened over the course of just a few days, and here are stories that either evaded our writing table at MiddleEasy and (or) we were just too lazy to write. Leave it to our buds across the MMA universe to fill in our shortcomings. Enjoy.
[list class=”bullet-6″] [li]Dana White: UFC Is ‘Talking to Everybody,’ but No New TV Deal Yet. [MMAFighting][/li] [li]Five Reasons Zuffa Won’t Buy Bellator. [CagePotato][/li] [li]Kyle Noke draws Tom Lawlor at UFC Live 5. [Fives Ounces of Pain][/li] [li]Jon Olav Einemo: The fight against Dave Herman will end in Round 1 or 2 (Exclusive Interview). [LowKick][/li] [li]Dana White on Jones’ next fight, Diaz’s future and more. [NBC Sports][/li] [li]Kenny Florian Wants Title Shot With Win Over Diego Nunes At UFC 131. [MMAConvert][/li] [li]Shane Carwin Will Take Junior dos Santos to Ground at UFC 131. [5th Round][/li] [li]UFC 135: Jon Jones vs. Rampage Jackson Main Event Hinges on Doctor Approval. [Bleacher Report][/li] [li]A Day in the Life of Jeff Monson – Part 5, “The Perfect Society”. [The Fight Nerd][/li] [li]Strikeforce: Dan Henderson hoping for a ‘rejuvenated’ Fedor Emelianenko on July 30. [MMAMania][/li][/list]