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The week's most interesting bits from the MMA and UFC twitter world. This edition features BJ Penn's stacked roster of training parters, a twitter war between Luke Rockhold and Lorenz Larkin, plus Pat Barry dropping to 205?
A few updates on what's been going on in the MMA & UFC Twitterverse
There's a ton of tweets below, but first, don't forget to follow me on twitter: @antontabuena
Oh, and these guys are probably worth following as well: The Official BloodyElbow Twitter Account, Luke Thomas, Kid Nate, Brent Brookhouse, Richard Wade, Chris Barton, Damon O, Scott Broussard, Tim Burke, Matt Bishop, Fraser Coffeen, Dallas Winston, KJ Gould, Ben Thapa, Josh Nason, T.P. Grant, Steph Daniels.
"So , some bloke throws a block of cheese at me today!I thought that's mature .." -Michael Bisping
"sorry guys, that was a bit cheesy!" -Michael Bisping
"I suck at basketball (I mean real bad)." -Tim Kennedy
"Automatic toilet flushes... Not a cool invention! Very stressful!" -Siyar Bahadurzada
"Do football fans think they can make the NFL n be badass Players? Why do MMA fans talk shit to fighters n act tough as If they could fight?" -Vinny Magalhaes, obviously doesn't know that trolls exist regardless of the sport.
"man the fun has been sucked out of my twitter account. If my fans want me to be more active they got to tell me." -Miguel Torres
"Every training session I learn something new about @ForrestGriffin" -Dan Hardy
"we need a daily "Griffin trivia" tweet - Believe me, most of it you would rather not know!" -Dan Hardy
"I think the simultaneous legalization of pot along with the removal of twinkies from stores is governments cruel joke on stoners" -John Cholish, now you're on the pee-in-the-cup-get-you-to-rehab watch list.
LUKE ROCKHOLD VS. LORENZ LARKIN
"@danawhite hey Dana I hurt my right pinky toe guess I can't fight wish I started 2 years before I did so I could have skipped this pu**y era... or can you give me that Black Friday price for the sf belt?" -Lorenz Larkin
"@da_monsoon I want nothing more than to fight u #EasyMoney but Im not gonna fight anyone one handed. Shut ur mouth and know ur place." -Luke Rockhold
"@lukerockhold lol #easymoney I didnt think you were that funny and if you were hurt why did you sign the contract? Dickface" -Lorenz Larkin
"@da_monsoon I never signed it and I never started training for it because I couldn't. Nothing but bullshit out ur mouth" -Luke Rockhold
"@lukerockhold ok then why would I be in camp training for you if we weren't a confirmed bout" -Lorenz Larkin
PAT BARRY DROPPING TO LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT?
"FUCK YAHHH!!!MADE 208lbs THIS MORNING!!!I CHALLENGE @rosenamajunas TO A BACKOFF!!!@horsepowersc" -Pat Barry
OH, YOU THOUGHT BJ PENN WAS SLACKING OFF? CHECK OUT HIS STACKED ROSTER OF TRAINING PARTNERS
"Me and my Scrap Pack representing & supporting bjpenndotcom in his bout Dec.8th on Fox" -Tyron Woodley
"MAHALO!!! B.J. Penn" -
"Night Sesh with Ben" -B.J. Penn
"Training with BJ today" -Mendes Bros, So there's two top wrestlers above, plus that's Rafael Mendes, one of the best BJJ competitors on the planet.
"Training with BJ today || He is ready for one more victory!" -Mendes Bros
"I wouldnt want 2B fightin bjpenndotcom right now lookin great & feeling better! Back 2 licking Blood of Gloves" -Tyron Woodley
"fighters reunited here in with an to help bjpenn" -
"Me and The Prodigy after a good mma training session" -Tarec Saffiedine, and another quality training partner.
REMAINS OF CHRIS WEIDMAN'S HOUSE
"The remains of the 1st floor of my house due to hurricane sandy #awesome" -Chris Weidman
"Always gotta take time out for friends... Anytime. @lancepalmer" -Daron Cruickshank
"Autograph signings in the lobby of my hotel in Montreal!" -Brittney Palmer