1. Nick Diaz Settlement Actions Once Again Tarnish Nevada Commission

    Nick Diaz can finally plan a return to the fight business. That's the positive. But it couldn't be that easy. No way. It couldn't come until the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) managed to put him through one last indignity...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 4 months ago 9,954 reads 27 comments

  2. Nick Diaz's UFC Suspension Reduced to 18 Months: Latest Details and Reaction

    Nick Diaz will be permitted to return to the Ultimate Fighting Championship on August 1 after it was confirmed that his five-year drug suspension had been reduced to 18 months, along with a $100,000 fine...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 4 months ago 22,171 reads 69 comments

  3. White House Responds to Petition to Lift Nick Diaz's Ban for Failing Drug Test

    Mixed martial arts fighter Nick Diaz was suspended five years by the Nevada State Athletic Commission in mid-September after he was slapped with a third marijuana-related violation, ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 months ago 20,114 reads 68 comments

  4. MMA Fact or Fiction: What's Next for Ronda Rousey, GSP, Jon Jones and Nick Diaz?

    The downtime is upon us, MMA fans. With just two UFC events on the books this month, October will go down as one of 2015's least action-packed...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 24,767 reads 43 comments

  5. The White House Petition and Why UFC Star Nick Diaz Matters

    Nick Diaz , unjustly railroaded by the Nevada State Athletic Commission for the crime of “maybe smoking marijuana” too close to his January cage fight against Anderson ...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 7 months ago 19,254 reads 92 comments

  6. Georges St-Pierre Backs Nick Diaz: NSAC "Wanted to Use Him as an Example"

    The sad story of Nick Diaz 's suspension has mobilized people from all walks of life. From fellow fighters like Ronda Rousey to pop culture phenomenons like Cher , the sheer ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 7 months ago 6,764 reads 23 comments

  7. Pop Culture Icon Cher Wants Nick Diaz's Suspension Lifted

    Cher—yes, that Cher—wants the Nevada Athletic Commission's (NAC) suspension of Nick Diaz lifted, and she tweeted her support to her nearly 3 million followers Monday...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 7 months ago 7,340 reads 37 comments

  8. Gegard Mousasi: Nick Diaz 5-Year Suspension 'Way Too Harsh'

    Add another name to the list of prominent MMA fighters who believe Nick Diaz 's suspension to be excessive...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 7 months ago 4,431 reads 22 comments

  9. Floyd Mayweather Speaks Out on Nick Diaz Ban: 'Let That Man Smoke Weed'

    Floyd Mayweather is the latest person to voice his disapproval at the decision to ban Nick Diaz for five years following a third positive test for marijuana...

    Mark Bollons Written by Mark Bollons about 8 months ago 44,394 reads 92 comments

  10. The 10 Greatest Moments of Nick Diaz's MMA Career

    If you fixate on one particular corner of the MMA fan sphere, it can seem like the sky is always falling. Some terrible injustice or indignity is constantly gripping the sport, harming and embarrassing it and all of its affiliates...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 8 months ago 38,034 reads 33 comments

  11. Ronda Rousey Rips into NSAC over Nick Diaz Suspension: 'It's so Not Right'

    Ronda Rousey is not pleased about Nick Diaz 's five-year suspension from MMA . Not one bit. While the UFC women's bantamweight champ was in Melbourne, Australia, on business to ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 59,244 reads 161 comments

  12. Dana White Responds to Nick Diaz's Suspension

    UFC President Dana White stated Tuesday that his opinion about Nick Diaz's suspension doesn't matter because it doesn't carry any weight with the Nevada State Athletic Commission...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 17,086 reads 60 comments

  13. Nick Diaz Reacts to Drug Suspension, UFC Star's Lawyer Confirms Intent to Appeal

    The lawyer of Nick Diaz has outlined his intent to appeal the UFC fighter's recently administered ban, issued for multiple failed drug tests, with Diaz himself reacting angrily to the sanctions...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 8 months ago 12,607 reads 58 comments

  14. Nevada Commission's 5-Year Ban of Nick Diaz an Unconscionable Act of Injustice

    From a distance, the image of Las Vegas is magic. Bright lights, dreamy-eyed tourists, the glamour of the Strip. But it's all an illusion. Up close, the truth is harder to hide. And the truth is that it's a perfectly designed village of masochism...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 8 months ago 30,389 reads 152 comments

  15. Nick Diaz Banned for 5 Years: Twitter Reacts to NSAC Decision

    Nick Diaz 's days as a professional mixed martial artist are likely over. According to multiple reports, the native son of Stockton, Calif...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 8 months ago 28,232 reads 105 comments

  16. Nick Diaz Suspended 5 Years for Failed Drug Tests: Latest Details and Reaction

    UFC fighter Nick Diaz has been fined $165,000 and suspended for five years by the Nevada State Athletic Commission because of multiple failed drug tests...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 8 months ago 99,874 reads 253 comments

  17. Khabib Nurmagomedov Details Melee with Nick Diaz's Crew at WSOF 22

    Words like “barn-burner” and “slobber-knocker” could be used to describe World Series of Fighting 22, and we’re not talking about the action inside the cage...

    Jordy McElroy Written by Jordy McElroy about 9 months ago 17,065 reads 51 comments

  18. UFC's Nick Diaz Sentenced to 2 Days in Jail for DUI Cases

    Former Strikeforce welterweight champion and current UFC contender Nick Diaz is going to jail...for a day. The news comes from TMZ Sports , which has been tracking Diaz's legal troubles ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 10 months ago 17,852 reads 65 comments