Conor McGregor takes to Twitter to troll Paulie Malignaggi

Johnny Flores Jr.Yahoo Sports Contributor

Conor McGregor and boxer Paulie Malignaggi have been beefing for some time, dating back to McGregor’s mega-fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. Like clockwork, McGregor’s disdain for Malignaggi continued Tuesday after Malignaggi slapped McGregor’s teammate, Artem Lobov, at a Bare Knuckle FC media event.

Malignaggi and Lobov scuffled during a scheduled media event for Lobov’s upcoming fight against Jason Knight. Malignaggi is also signed to BKFC, but an opponent for him has not yet been set.

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Following the scuffle, McGregor took to Twitter to rip into Malignaggi. He posted several photos from 2017 of the two sparring, including the infamous knockdown.

Lobov also had words for Malignaggi.

Malignaggi responded back with words for both McGregor and Lobov. Warning explicit language:

Based off of today’s events, an eventual fight between Lobov and Malignaggi seems like the next evolution in this longstanding beef.

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