McGregor commented on the court date via social media, noting that he is going to be flying out to NY to face the charges on Tuesday, ahead of the court date on Thursday.
Video evidence shows the Irishman attacking buses at UFC 223 media day in April, injuring several UFC fighters in the process which resulted in several fights being cancelled or changed.
UFC star Conor McGregor is slated to appear in a Brooklyn courtroom Thursday on charges stemming from his backstage brawl ahead of UFC 223 at the Barclays Center in April, The Associated Press reported.
The 29-year-old Irish fighter and co-defendant Cian (KEE'-uhn) Cowley remained free on bail after a brief court appearance on Thursday.
Now, he is set to appear before the court, where there are a number of outcomes.
"He and I are meeting on the 18th of this month", White told the site. After the Liverpool meeting was nixed, White indicated they would meet in the UFC's home base of Las Vegas, but did not specify where the June 18 meeting would take place.
A prosecutor said plea negotiations are ongoing. I don't know what Conor and his team have worked on.
McGregor is due at Kings County court around 10 a.m., Ariel Helwani of MMA Fighting tweeted. White maintains that he has had no involvement in how the legal proceedings in McGregor's case have played out, adding, "Whatever happens tomorrow, I will be as shocked as you".