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Linton Vassell Explains What Happened with the Blackzilians and Why There Is Still a Rift

Discussion in 'Cageside - MMA Discussion' started by nuraknu, May 18, 2017.

  1. nuraknu

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    Linton Vassell is ready for his fight tomorrow with Liam McGeary, but his preparations have been a little different this time around.

    'Since his fight with Francis Carmont at Bellator 165 last November, Vassell’s training camp, the Blackzillians, have gone through what can best be described as a divorce. While many in the camp have chosen to remain silent about what happened, Vassell spoke exclusively to Champions.co and set the record straight.

    '“With the Blackzilians, the word is that Glenn [Robinson] didn’t pay the rent on the facility,” Vassell said. So, when I went back, it turns out we’ve been kicked out because we hadn’t paid it. There’s no Blackzilians gym at the old facility in Jacksonville now.”

    'Vassell then described how the two parties had split and where they’ve set up their new training camps....'

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  2. nuraknu

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    This is the straightest talk I have seen about the Blackzilians situation. Good interview.
     
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    Glenn seemed like a sleezeball on TUF.
     
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    @SlapheadGiraffe@SlapheadGiraffe i haven't listened to your podcast yet but any insight as you've been face to face with him?
     
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  5. bully4me

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    It explains some but not really what the entire rift is about and why guys are taking sides.
     
  6. SlapheadGiraffe

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    Didn't mention any rift but did say they had fell apart over unpaid bills the first time he was on back in Feb
     
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    Jack Lame My earth is flat

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    CSMMA is awesome. Lots of great people there and soon aj sousa should be the bjj coach. Which is exceptionally dope
     
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    glen robbinson blocked me on twitter for comparing him to john du pont
     
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  9. bully4me

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    Should of called him a poor mans John Dupont... Glen would have half taken that as a compliment being compared to a person of wealth.

    Bwa ha ha
     
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