But it was also the natural consequence of what the UFC and MMA fans have allowed McGregor to get away with.
When he showed up at the UFC 223 media day in April and tossed a metal hand truck through the window of a charter bus full of UFC athletes, the UFC made it the centerpiece of its efforts to sell UFC 229.
The police are out of the picture if McGregor won't press charges.
Since I'm not part of UFC ownership or one of the people who directly profits from it, I don't care how much money it makes when McGregor tosses a hand truck through a bus window.
Was Steve Mazzagatti ever the one who was going to hold Steve Mazzagatti accountable?