Conor McGregor is a name that is synonymous with the world of combat sports. The Irish professional mixed martial artist, boxer, and entrepreneur has taken the UFC by storm with his impressive skills and brash personality. However, despite his triumphs in the octagon, Conor recently gained notoriety for an incident that occurred outside of the world of MMA.

During the NBA Finals in 2019, Conor McGregor made headlines when he punched the Miami Heat's mascot, Burnie. The notorious fighter was in attendance for the game, sitting courtside, when he engaged in some playful back and forth banter with the enthusiastic mascot. While the interaction initially appeared to be all in good fun, things quickly took a turn for the worse when Conor unexpectedly threw a punch at the beloved mascot.

The impact of McGregor's punch was so severe that it sent Burnie to the emergency room of a local hospital. While the incident was shocking and unexpected, it is not the first time that the UFC star has been involved in altercations outside of the octagon. In 2018, Conor was famously arrested for attacking a bus carrying fellow UFC fighters, which resulted in multiple injuries and millions of dollars in damages.

Despite these controversies, Conor McGregor remains a major