It began innocently enough: Tony Ferguson just happened to be working the analyst desk at FS1 alsongside Karen Bryant, and he asked Lee about hitting Chiesa with a “DDT”. Lee didn’t take kindly to the question. “I don’t even know what a DDT is. I think that’s a WWE move…Can we put a real journalist on?”
From there, fireworks ensued:
Where it all started …#UFC216 | Oct. 7 | LIVE @TMobileArena pic.twitter.com/0bLV1RBdXZ
— UFC (@ufc) September 26, 2017
It wasn’t long after the exchange that viewers were granted their wish of watching the fireworks continue in The Octagon. UFC 216 takes place Ocotober 7 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, NV.
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