As Chuck Liddell sat buzzed on the canvas wondering what had occurred and nearly 15,000 fans sat stunned in their seats at the MGM Grand Garden Saturday, the thought occurred that this is why mixed martial arts is the fastest growing sport in the world.
"To me the records were just a starting point," recalls John Paul Jones, "The most important thing was always the stage show. So many great nights. At our worst we were still better than most. At our best we could just wipe the floor with the lot of them. It was just a very good live band."