They haven’t exactly thrown water bottles at each other or turned press conferences into melees, but UFC superstar Conor McGregor and boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather have put some effort into hyping their upcoming boxing match. They did go on a world tour, which got lots of mainstream press. Plus, there are the barbs traded on social media.
Today’s offering: something about Mayweather wondering if McGregor wants to use eight-ounce gloves. I think. I mean, does it matter? All that matters is McGregor responded.