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Feb 27, 2016 10:53 am

Exclusive Video: Nick Diaz on McGregor -“He’s too small”

We are now exactly one week away from March 5th, where Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor will square off in the main event of UFC 196 in a highly anticipated welterweight showdown. Ahead of the fight there are many questions running through fan’s minds. Mainly, how will Conor McGregor handle fighting an opponent taller than...

Feb 26, 2016 10:49 am

Exclusive Video: Nick Diaz meets STOKED fan!

The Diaz Brothers are two of the most popular fighters in all of MMA. Nick Diaz has been fighting professionally for 15 years, and has fought for some of the best promotions in the history of MMA including Pride FC, Strikeforce, and the UFC. In addition, Nick has shared the Octagon with MMA legends such...

Feb 25, 2016 12:29 pm

PHOTO | Nick Diaz taunts Conor McGregor with meme

Yesterday at the UFC 196 press conference, as many expected, things got quite heated between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor. The pair exchanged verbal blows throughout the course of the press conference, with Nate even going as far as to accuse McGregor of being on steroids at one point. After the press conference Nick Diaz...

Feb 25, 2016 9:32 am

Conor McGregor responds to Nick Diaz’s challenge

While Conor McGregor is slated to fight Nate Diaz at UFC 196 on March 5th, he has his sights set of Nick Diaz in the future. At the UFC 196 press conference on Wednesday, McGregor repeatedly used the microphone to make statements towards Nick Diaz, who was not on stage but was at the event....

Feb 25, 2016 7:48 am

VIDEO | Nick Diaz wants fight with Conor McGregor

Yesterday at the UFC 196 press conference with Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz ahead of their welterweight fight on March 5th, McGregor spoke on the mic to Nick Diaz multiple times. In addition, McGregor referenced Nate Diaz as “Nick’s lil bro” multiple times throughout the course of the press conference. Given that the fight will...

Feb 18, 2016 12:56 pm

Nick Diaz: ‘I was a Van Damme wannabe!’

UFC veteran Nick Diaz has had a long history with fighting. Ever since he was a kid growing up in a rough part of California in his hometown of Stockton, the bad boy from the 209 says that fighting always found him. Diaz recently did an interview with High Times about growing up fighting and...

Feb 18, 2016 9:50 am

Nick Diaz opens up on marijuana usage

It’s no secret that UFC veteran Nick Diaz has used marijuana throughout the course of his fight career. Diaz has failed 2 drug tests throughout his fight career for marijuana, and has been an advocate for marijuana usage. Diaz was handed a 5 year suspension from the NSAC after he failed a drug test following...

Feb 8, 2016 11:35 am

Derrick Lewis and Nick Diaz popping bottles after UFC Fight Night 82

There was much reason for UFC heavyweight Derrick Lewis to celebrate after UFC Fight Night 82. Lewis won by TKO in devastating fashion over Damian Grabowski in the first round of their fight. Lewis took to the club after his win over Grabowski and found a friend in Nick Diaz to celebrate with. Lewis snapped...

Feb 4, 2016 11:44 am

On This Day: Carlos Condit defeats Nick Diaz, becomes interim champion

It was on this day 4 years ago that Carlos Condit and Nick Diaz fought for the UFC interim welterweight champion. The bout was set up after GSP withdrew from his UFC 143 bout with Diaz due to a torn ACL. The UFC ultimately replaced GSP with Condit, and made the bout an interim championship...

Feb 2, 2016 9:13 am

New Footage! Nick Diaz Sparring Session Ends The Hard Way – Head or Gut?

Sparring sessions are no joke. Especially if your sparring with one of the most dangerous and prolific striker in the UFC. In the video you’ll see Diaz’s sparring partner get cute with a spinning back-fist when it appears that it was a straight-up boxing sparring session. Don’t get cute. Head or gut? Check out the...

Jan 29, 2016 7:59 am

On This Day: Nick Diaz submits Evangelista Santos, Jacare submits Lawler

On this day in MMA history, Strikeforce held their ‘Diaz vs. Santos’ card which featured two title fights. In the main event Nick Diaz defended his Strikeforce championship against Evangelista Santos, while in the co-main event Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza defended his Strikeforce middleweight championship against Robbie Lawler. Above you can see the recap of the...

Jan 25, 2016 8:21 am

Nick Diaz on future fights: ‘I only want to go big’

There were rumors flying around that Nick Diaz was getting back into the octagon later this fall, but no confirmation of a fight was ever made by Diaz and his camp. The elder Diaz is willing to hang back and help his younger brother #6 Nate Diaz out after his successful outing against Michael “The...

Jan 13, 2016 10:47 am

Nick Diaz makes an announcement following NSAC hearing

It was a breath of fresh air after the Nevada State Athletic Commission came to a settlement on Nick Diaz’s suspension and fine on Tuesday. The commission who previously had a five-year suspension and $165,000 fine slapped on Diaz for testing positive for Marijuana in the state for the third time reduced the penalties on...

Jan 13, 2016 7:08 am

WATCH! Scrum after Nick Diaz’s suspension was reduced

Yesterday news broke that Nick Diaz and the Nevada State Athletic Commission had reached a settlement in regards to his 5 year suspension for marijuana. The terms of the settlement were that Diaz would be retroactively suspended 18 months, and would pay a $100,000 fine. Given the date of his past fight, his suspension will...

Jan 12, 2016 11:42 am

RARE FOOTAGE of Jon Jones offering to help Anderson Silva Knockout Nick Diaz!

Jon “Bones” Jones is seen in this video after defending his title against Daniel “DC” Cormier at UFC 182.   The following UFC event featured Anderson Siva vs Nick Diaz.   The UFC 183 main-event was later turned into a NC after both fighters tested positive for banned substances. Check out Jones in this video...

Jan 12, 2016 10:04 am

BREAKING: Nick Diaz eligible to fight August 1st

It was expected that the NSAC would give their final ruling on their settlement talks with Nick Diaz today during their hearing, and they delivered! Ariel Helwani is reporting that Diaz’s suspension has been shortened to 18 months, and his fine had been reduced to $100,000. Given the reduced suspension, Diaz is eligible to fight...