In an interview with TSN, MMA veteran BJ Penn broke his silence on these videos and offered an explanation for it all.

In the most recent incident, Penn says the man in question was an acquaintance and got violent for no reason.

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Penn says he tried hugging the man and instead of reciprocating, the man threw punches which is what led to the larger altercation.

Penn also went on to talk about the strip club fiasco and how it’s affecting his personal life.

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