Dana White Comments on Cutting Ties With The Palms
Posted by Larry Csonka on 11.19.2012
A brief comment from Dana…
- According to mmajunkie.com, UFC President Dana White has commented on his fallout with The Palms, stating the follwing…
"I had a little beef with the Palms, and I ripped the UFC out of there."
It had been previously reported that White cut ties with the venue when his credit limit was cut in half. White was a huge spender at the casino, running up dinner tabs between $15,000 and $20,000 three or four times a week. White was also famous for leaving tips in the range of $10,000. According to an unnamed source, White "changed people's lives" with his generosity.
In 2007, the UFC signed an exclusive deal with the Palms to hold "The Ultimate Fighter" finales after the first four seasons' of the reality show concluded at the Hard Rock. The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale, which takes place Dec. 15, is the first time in six years the UFC has held an event at the Hard Rock.