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Cesar Gracie, Nick Diaz’s (Pictured) longtime manager, is baffled by the 12-month suspension the Nevada State Athletic Commission handed his protégé on Monday. What seems to irk Gracie the most is that other fighters committing worse crimes have received lesser punishments. “Get drunk and wreck cars or do steroids between fights is OK. Smoke weed legally between fights and NSAC throws the book at you,” Gracie tweeted. Gracie is referencing UFC light heavyweight king Jon Jones and former heavyweight top contender Alistair Overeem, respectively. Jones totaled his $190,000 Bentley and got popped for a DUI over the weekend, while Overeem failed his random UFC 146 pre-fight drug test after injecting himself with testosterone. Jones won’t likely face any form of punishment by an athletic commission or the UFC, at least publicly, and Overeem was only banned for nine months by the very same board that suspended Diaz for a year after testing positive for marijuana metabolites. Mr. 209 was issued a medical marijuana license to treat his case of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Diaz is eligible to return to action as early as February 4th, 2013. Although, that day may never come. The 28-year-old retired from mixed martial arts following his loss to Carlos Condit at UFC 143 and has not expressed any interest in coming back. However, absence makes the heart grow fonder and Diaz has plenty of time on his side to rekindle his love for the sport.

UFC Owners Arrange Meeting with Jon Jones Over DUI Arrest

Nearly every top heavyweight on the UFC’s roster will be in Las Vegas this weekend hoping to put on the performances of their lives. Light heavyweight king Jon Jones (Pictured) is also on his way to The Strip, but to suffer the repercussions of the life-changing actions he took last Saturday. According to the BostonHerald, UFC president Dana White and co-owner Lorenzo Fertitta...

Champions Gone Wild: Jon Jones wrecks Bentley, earns his first DWI

Jones and his 2012 Bentley Continental GT during better times When the news came over the wire early yesterday that UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon "Bones" Jones had just wrecked his plenty while under the influence the first thing I did was check the calendar. Nope, too late for a April Fools Joke. Could it be true that the promotions do-gooder/golden boy not only...

Roy Nelson Takes a Dig at Jon Jones Following DUI

Heavyweight Roy Nelson (Pictured) gave Dave Herman one of the biggest compliments imaginable during Wednesday’s UFC 146 media workouts. Unfortunately for Jon Jones, “Big Country” had to take a dig at the light heavyweight champ’s current predicament in the process. “[Herman's] a realistic threat,” Nelson stated of his impending opponent. “He’s the white version...

Jon Jones: ‘I Screwed Up, Big Time’

For the first time since ramming his Bentley into a pole and getting arrested on suspicion of DUI, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones (Pictured) has addressed the public regarding Saturday’s mishap. On Monday, Jones used his Facebook to apologize to his supports for embarrassing them. “Bones” took the opportunity to thank his friends and family for their undying support...

Nick Diaz might as well not have shown up to his Weed Hearing

************ tried to play nice, and still can't catch a break from the NSAC. Alistair Overeem gets 9 months for having too much Testosterone or Estrogen, and Nick Diaz gets a year for being high before a fight? Whats up with that homie? MMA can't even get commission judging correctly, how can the sport ever get referee judging correct. So I guess the NSAC just wants...

'UFC 151: Jones vs. Hendo' NicktheFace Event Trailer

You can find plenty more from the talented NickTheFace2 by clicking the link provided. I can't lie to you guys. This one officially gave me goosebumps.

UFC 146 – Inside the fight camp of heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos

Take a look inside the fight camp of UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos as he prepares to defend his title against former champion in the main event of UFC 146. Dos Santos discusses the changes that he made to his training after Frank Mir replaced his original opponent Alistair Overeem. Dos Santos is confident that Mir will end up on the ground one way or another. UFC 146...
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