It’s pay-per-view week! With a few days left until UFC 284Official Octagon announcer Bruce Buffer joins as guest co-host for the duration of today’s episode of UFC Unfiltered and Jamahal Hill, the recently crowned UFC light heavyweight champion UFC, joins.
Bruce shares his thoughts on Dana White’s explosive announcement that not only will former two-time UFC champion Conor McGregor return as a trainer in this upcoming 31st season of The Ultimate Fighter, but that the Irish superstar’s opposite side coach will not be one. other than exciting lightweight contender Michael Chandler.
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As the guys wait for Jamahal Hill to jump on the show, Bruce talks about how his upbringing in Philadelphia helped foster his early affinity for mixed martial arts as a practitioner and consumer.
Buffer then talks about his friendship with trainer Ray Longo – and coincidentally, Ray calls Matt during the show, who jokingly accosts Ray for spending too much time with Buffer and not enough time with him.
Finally, Jamahal Hill joins the UFC Performance Institute live show with an idea of what to expect in his first light heavyweight title defense. And at the end of Jamahal’s call, the guys briefly recap last Saturday’s UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Spivac card and look ahead to Saturday’s UFC 284 event in Australia.