The official suspensions have been handed down by the NSAC for UFC 71. Here is a complete list of all of the suspension from the event:
- Chuck Liddell – Suspended until 7/12; No contact until 6/26.
- Ivan Salaverry – Suspended until 11/23 unless right shoulder is cleared by orthopedic doctor; Minimum suspension until 6/26; No contact until 6/17.
- Karo Parisyan – Suspended until 11/23 due to left thumb injury unless cleared by orthopedic doctor.
- Keith Jardine – Suspended until 7/26; No contact until 7/12.
- Chris Leben – Suspended until 6/26; No contact until 6/17 (right eyebrow laceration).
- Kalib Starnes – Suspended until 6/26; No contact until 6/17 (left cheek laceration)
- James Irvin -Suspended until 11/23 unless cleared by orthopedic doctor (ACL tear).
- Carmelo Marrero – Suspended until 7/12; No contact until 6/26.