Found January 02, 2013 on
Larry Brown Sports:
There are two things we know about Nick Diaz: he is a great fighter, and he is very elusive. OK, three things. So it comes as no surprise to hear UFC president Dana White say that Diaz has been unresponsive to his communication efforts recently.
“Nick Diaz doesn’t return my calls, my texts … nothing,” an amused White told the media recnetly. “You don’t have to call me, you don’t have to text me, but you do have to show up to the press conference.”
White’s remark about showing up to the press conferences was a reference to Diaz missing flights to do promotional press conferences prior to his UFC 137 fight against Georges St-Pierre. Diaz was pulled from the main event and eventually fought BJ Penn.
Though Diaz is hard to reach, White isn’t worried when it comes to the big picture.
“Nick Diaz shows up for fights,” said White. “And Nick Diaz shows up and fights his ass off when the fight is there. He’s not a big fan of the pre-fight promotion, but you have to do it.”
Diaz is schedul
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
UFC president Dana White believes he knows what Nick Diaz’s (Pictured) New Year’s resolution is. No, it’s not to stop smoking weed (who are we kidding at this point?). It is to attend all mandatory “beauty pageants.” Now that Diaz has been granted another go at reigning welterweight king Georges St-Pierre, White thinks Diaz isn’t dumb enough to ditch pre-fight press conferences...
New York has yet to legalize mixed martial arts, but that hasn’t stopped UFC president Dana White (Pictured) from conjuring up big plans their debut in the Big Apple. Oh, and get this, White has already picked out a date and has the main event marked.
“I plan on being in New York in 2013 for the UFC’s 20th anniversary,” White said over the weekend. “That’s my goal, so...
UFC president Dana White has dubbed the women’s MMA division the “Ronda Rousey Show.” And rightfully so. The trash talking queen of the armbar, Ronda Rousey, has dominated MMA’s women’s division since stepping into it. And just in case you haven’t noticed, Ronda is extremely easy on the eyes as well. Don’t let her beauty [...]
UFC women's bantamweight number one contender Liz Carmouche gives her thoughts on the idea that the organization brought her in to lose to champion Ronda Rousey at UFC 157. UFC president Dana White...
With the New Years now come and gone, many have already found out what Santa completed on their wish list and is starting, if not already completed, to compile their list of resolutions for 2013. Resolutions are usually made to correct the wrongs from the previous year or vowed changes to better one self. For the UFC, 2012 was an interesting year to say the least. While there were...
Bloodstain was not exactly happy about losing vlogger of the year award to Dana White today. I can’t exactly disagree. Dana White the top vlogger of the year? Love this video and hope Bloodstain Lane keeps pumping out more awesomeness.
Chael Sonnen On Jim Rome
UFC 159 Trailer
The Ultimate Fighting Championships has released another trailer for The Ultimate Fighter 7, which premieres January 22nd on FX. The show features UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon ‘Bones’ Jones and title challenger Chael Sonnen, who will be taking on coaching duties on opposing teams of prospective fighters.
UFC President Dana White has been openly promoting the season stating...