The Show Money crew is Paul the economist, Jason the lawyer, and John the man who knows everyone and everything in MMA. In today’s episode, the guys discuss the promotion of the Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight and updated predictions on PPV buys (with a John Nash rant thrown in for good measure), the supposed 70/30 Mayweather/McGregor split and 70/30 McGregor/UFC split, thoughts on Zuffa Boxing, the Nevada Athletic Commission’s (NAC) behavior, and the future impact on the UFC and MMA.
For those interested in specific parts, here are the start times for each segment:
Fight promotion and final PPV predictions – 0:26
Supposed 70/30 splits – 18:28
Zuffa Boxing – 21:55
NAC’s sanctioning of the bout and approval of 8 oz. gloves – 27:36
Impact of the fight on the UFC and MMA – 32:55