Lyoto wanted big bucks, not to burn bridges

Lyoto Machida wants to make the same scratch as Anderson Silva, not rub the UFC the wrong way. Sherdog.com

Lyoto Machida has confirmed he wanted "Anderson Silva-type money" to step in on short notice and fight Rashad Evans. And while he stands by his decision not to fight at UFC 133, he also hopes he hasn't drawn the ire of Dana White. Sherdog ยป