In what should come as no surprise, UFC bonus king Joe Lauzon is expected to return to action this August against Michael Johnson. MMAWeekly.com first reported the bout.
The two will meet at UFC on FS1 1 on August 17 from the TD Garden in Boston. Lauzon is a native of the area.
Lauzon (22-8) is coming off a loss to Jim Miller, while Johnson (12-8) has dropped two straight, falling to Myles Jury and Reza Madadi.