“I want to address something actually, because of the Dana White thing,” Masvidal said (transcript via MMA Fighting). “Dana White said the other day – and maybe you can explain this – he said this is not a career, this is an opportunity. I’ve been doing this 16 years, sh-t I’ve had a lot of opportunity, huh? That’s crazy. So, it’s not a career Dana White, that’s interesting to know man. I really think sometimes we don’t see eye-to-eye on anything you f-cking you say, bro. How is this not a career, you know? It’s crazy.”
Still, for all their tense negotiations and public turmoil, Masvidal eventually made it clear that he doesn’t actually have any “animosity” toward White. Instead, White is more like a “co-worker” whose interests are in direct opposition to his own.
“He’s my co-worker,” Masvidal said. “It’s not like I’m going to go hang out with him anywhere anytime soon or anything like that. I don’t have no animosity towards him but I also don’t really like him too much either because he has to do his job whicdevil or this evil f-cking person. I just think he is doing his job and I got to do mine.”h is to generate the most money for his company. I got to do my job which is to generate the most money for me and myself. So, you see where that clashes? You know, we’re not always going to see eye-to-eye but I don’t think he’s like a