1. UFC 197: Jones vs. Saint Preux Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones makes his return to the Octagon on Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Jones will face Ovince Saint Preux ( OSP ) in the main event of UFC 197 ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 3 months ago 3,428 reads 1 comments

  2. Watch: Ranking Jon Jones' Most Brutal UFC Finishes

    As if you needed any help getting excited for the return of Jon Jones. The former light heavyweight champion and pound-for-pound kingpin begins the in-cage portion of his redemption ...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 3 months ago 14,364 reads 25 comments

  3. From Bones to Meat: How UFC 197 Star Jon Jones Reinvented Himself in the Gym

    Jon Jones , the deposed UFC champion who fights for the interim light heavyweight title against Ovince Saint Preux on Saturday at UFC 197, has been the best mixed martial arts fighter on the planet for more than five years...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 3 months ago 50,297 reads 28 comments

  4. Jones vs. Saint Preux: UFC 197 Odds, Predictions and Pre-Fight Twitter Hype

    It's impossible to know exactly what to expect when Jon Jones returns to the Octagon for the first time in 15 months at UFC 197 on Saturday night...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 2,256 reads 0 comments

  5. Why Jon Jones and Demetrious Johnson Are the UFC's Pound-for-Pound Kings

    UFC 197 , which takes place Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, features the UFC's two best pound-for-pound fighters...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 3 months ago 10,454 reads 39 comments

  6. Jones vs. Saint Preux: Career Stats, Highlights for Both Before UFC 197

    Instead of a rematch between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier to headline UFC 197 on Apr. 23, Jones will be taking on Ovince Saint Preux after Cormier had to withdraw from the fight due to injury...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 1,319 reads 0 comments

  7. UFC 197: Jones vs. Saint Preux Odds, Tickets, Predictions and Pre-Weigh-in Hype

    There are plenty of reasons to tune into UFC 197 , but the return of Jon Jones in the main event is chief among them...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 3 months ago 1,368 reads 3 comments

  8. Jon Jones: 'I Would Totally Step into UFC 200' Main Event Slot

    Jon Jones likes Conor McGregor . He likes what he does in the cage. He likes that McGregor is holding the UFC's feet to the fire. That doesn't mean he's not going to make the most of the opportunities that are presented to him, though...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 3 months ago 22,264 reads 25 comments

  9. The Complete Guide to UFC 197: Jones vs. Saint Preux

    After 15 months on the sidelines due to his legal troubles , former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones finally returns to action Saturday night at UFC 197 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 3 months ago 13,368 reads 26 comments

  10. With No Title Fight and No Bitter Rival, Is Jon Jones Prime for a Letdown?

    Throughout his professional life, Jon Jones has exhibited a proclivity to goof up. His transgressions have been numerous, from a hit-and-run to a DWI arrest to a positive cocaine test and beyond, yet somehow he has avoided torpedoing his career...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 3 months ago 14,975 reads 50 comments

  11. Will Ring Rust Be a Factor for Jon Jones and Khabib Nurmagomedov?

    The long-awaited return of Khabib Nurmagomedov to action this Saturday and the reappearance of prodigal light heavyweight champion Jon Jones at UFC 197 on April 23 marks the end of long stretches of inactivity for both fighters...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 4 months ago 8,107 reads 23 comments

  12. Jon Jones Discusses UFC Retirement, Marijuana Usage, Hit-and-Run Incident, More

    Jon Jones is hailed as a revolutionary force of the mixed martial arts world, but the Ultimate Fighting Championship star has proclaimed he "wanted to retire and quit" following recent struggles with drugs and alcohol...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 4 months ago 41,196 reads 61 comments

  13. Jon Jones Comments on Daniel Cormier, Ovince Saint Preux Ahead of UFC 197 Fight

    UFC star Jon Jones thinks that if he were to lose to Ovince Saint Preux at UFC 197, it would be the "greatest day" of Daniel Cormier's life...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 4 months ago 21,222 reads 48 comments

  14. The Question: Did UFC Make a Mistake Booking Jon Jones vs. Ovince Saint Preux?

    It’s a story that MMA fans have grown distressingly used to hearing—news of a hotly anticipated fight canceled at the 11th hour, followed immediately by the obligatory news of a short-notice replacement...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 4 months ago 92,945 reads 122 comments

  15. Jon Jones Hires a Full-Time Driver After Recent Traffic Citations

    MMA fighter and former UFC l ight heavyweight champion Jon Jones has hired his nutritionist, Lou Giordano, to also serve as his full-time driver after a recent incident that resulted in his being issued five tickets for allegedly drag racing...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 14,032 reads 40 comments

  16. Jon Jones vs. Ovince Saint Preux and the Rotting Out of the UFC Interim Belt

    What exactly is a UFC interim belt? For starters, it's fast becoming essentially worthless. Fool's gold. A facade. Worth little more than the tinfoil it's printed on...

    Brian Oswald Written by Brian Oswald about 4 months ago 45,312 reads 88 comments

  17. Jon Jones Will Fight Ovince Saint Preux at UFC 197

    Jon Jones will fight at UFC 197 —even though Daniel Cormier withdrew with an injury, per Brett Okamoto of ESPN.com...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 4 months ago 22,125 reads 42 comments

  18. Watch: Jon Jones Already Back in the Gym Popping Pads After Jail

    Jon Jones just got out of jail, and it did not take him long to get back in the gym. Video of the former light heavyweight champ hitting pads with his striking coach has hit social media, and Jones seems to be as good as ever...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 4 months ago 40,510 reads 49 comments

  19. The Trials of Jon Jones: Is He in Danger of Losing the Prime of His Career?

    Jon Jones dodged another major career hurdle Thursday when a New Mexico Judicial District Court judge added new provisions to his existing court probation but declined any harsher conditions, including jail time...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 4 months ago 30,337 reads 76 comments

  20. Building the Perfect MMA Fighter

    What makes for the perfect MMA fighter? One approach to this question, historically, has been to stitch together a combination of traits from different fighters...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 4 months ago 20,434 reads 86 comments

  21. Jon Jones, Daniel Cormier and the State of the UFC Light Heavyweight Division

    Way back in 1997, as the UFC was entering what fans called "the dark ages," a single bright light shined with an intensity then unknown in the world of mixed martial arts...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 4 months ago 16,321 reads 39 comments

  22. Jon Jones Arrested: Latest Details, Mug Shot and Comments on UFC Star

    One day after revealing he was cited for multiple traffic violations, UFC superstar Jon Jones was arrested Tuesday for violating his probation...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 113,579 reads 461 comments

  23. Jon Jones Reveals He Received Multiple Citations During Recent Traffic Stop

    Former UFC champion Jon Jones spoke to Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting.com on The MMA Hour (via Jeremy Botter of FloSports) on March 28 and revealed that he was pulled over by ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 60,038 reads 228 comments

  24. Jon Jones Split on Conor McGregor Loss: 'It's a Good Thing He Was Humbled'

    While Conor McGregor may have moved on from his UFC 196 loss to Nate Diaz , the rest of the world has not...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 5 months ago 23,260 reads 137 comments

  25. Jon Jones Trolls Daniel Cormier with Photo of Carl Winslow Before UFC 197

    Jon Jones isn't pulling any punches before UFC 197 . On Tuesday, the former champion trolled upcoming opponent and current titleholder Daniel Cormier with a photoshopped picture of Carl Winslow from Family Matters ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 5 months ago 108,823 reads 135 comments