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The good news for Nate Diaz (pictured), he’s still employed by the Ultimate Fighting Championship. The bad news for the lightweight, his bank account is $20,000 lighter and he was issued a 90-day suspension for the homophobic tweet he sent Thursday. “UFC lightweight Nate Diaz has received an immediate 90-day suspension and $20,000 fine for violating the UFC’s fighter code of conduct,” the UFC expressed in a prepared statement. “The language used in his tweet was regrettable, offensive and inconsistent with the values and culture of the organization, and is not tolerated.” Just two days after Pat Healy revealed he tested positive for marijuana following last month’s submission victory over Jim Miller, which cost “Bam Bam” $130,000 in Fight Night bonuses, Diaz, one of the UFC’s most notorious medical marijuana smokers, came to Healy’s defense. Diaz was all good until he decided to throw in the homophobic F-word. “I feel bad for pat Healy that they took a innocent mans money and I think the guy who took the money is the biggest *** in the world.. #*******************,” Diaz posted. Bryan Caraway was subsequently awarded Healy’s $65,000 Submission of the Night bonus. He’s the F-word Diaz is referring to. The UFC simply kept the $65K Healy was owed for Fight of the Night. Immediately after catching wind of Diaz’s comment, UFC president Dana White, who used the insensitive term once in public and has regretted it ever since, claimed Diaz’s employment status could be on the line.  “He will be cut or fined for that tweet. [Expletive] ridiculous,” White wrote on the Underground Forum. Diaz was just TKO’d by Josh Thomson on April 20, so it’s highly likely he wouldn’t have returned to action within the next three months, anyway. FYI, Diaz’s disclosed salary was $15,000 to show against Thomson.


Is The UFC, taking away its fighter’s First Amendment rights? They suspended Nate Diaz for calling someone a ***.

While we don’t agree with using racial slurs to describe people, we do agree that as American’s we have rights. Part of those rights include “Freedom of Speech.” As an American we are free to express our opinions verbally as we choose. Isn’t that what Nate Diaz did when he took to twitter and called another fighter; “The Biggest *** in the World.” He was expressing...

UFC Suspends Nate Diaz Indefinetly

The more things change the more they stay the same especially for the Diaz brothers.   UFC officials have announced that lightweight fighter Nate Diaz has been suspended indefinetly for making derogatory remark for a homosexual person on his official Twitter account.   “I feel bad for pat Healy that they took a innocent mans money [...]

Nate Diaz Suspended For Tweet With Gay Slur

Nate Diaz has officially been suspended by the UFC.  Here is what the organization had to say regarding Nate and the tweet he posted Thursday afternoon. “We are very disappointed by Nate Diaz’s comments, which are in no way reflective of our organization. Nate is currently suspended pending internal investigation and we will provide further comment once the matter has been decided...

Nick Diaz Has A Totally Reasonable Argument About How **** Are *******

Good ol’ Nate Diaz. Just a regular dude! He never pays taxes and sits around his house playing nunchucks all day. Also, just like us, he does not always think about what he is typing before he hits the “tweet” button.Or he does, and he’s just ignorant. Also just like us.Y’see, Pat Healy got Submission of the Night at UFC 159 but had his $65,000 bonus forfeited to Bryan...

UFC Suspends, Fines Nate Diaz for Homophobic Slur in Tweet

It appears there’s a problem with homophobia in the UFC. Nate Diaz was suspended 90 days an fined $20,000 by the UFC after using a homophobic slur in a tweet. Diaz’s tweet was in reaction to the UFC taking away Pat Healy‘s bonus money for Submission of the Night at UFC 159 after testing positive for marijuana. The money was given to Bryan Caraway, who was the target of Diaz’s...

Nate Diaz Manager Blames “Stockton Slang” For Tweet

Nate Diaz Manager Mike Kogan, tells MMA Junkie “Guess what? The word f—-t, at least in Northern California, and where Nate is from, means *****. It means you’re a little punk. It has nothing to do with homosexuals at all. So when Nate made the comment that he made, he didn’t make it in reference to homosexuals or calling Caraway a homosexual. He just said it was a ****...

News: UFC Suspends Nate Diaz for 90 Days with $20,000 Fine

In light of Nate Diaz’s offensive tweet on Thursday afternoon, the UFC has announced that the former lightweight contender has been suspended for three months and will be fined $20,000.  The UFC released an official statement on their website regarding the situation: “UFC lightweight Nate Diaz has received an immediate 90-day suspension and $20,000 fine for violating the UFC’s...

UFC Indefinitely Suspends Nate Diaz Following Homophobic Tweet

As expected, it didn’t take long for the planet’s premier mixed martial arts promotion to distance themselves from Nate Diaz’s (pictured) homophobic tweet. The UFC has indefinitely suspended the lightweight (pictured) for the insensitive post he issued Thursday afternoon. “We are very disappointed by Nate Diaz’s comments, which are in no way reflective of our organization...

Nate Diaz Fined $20,000, Suspended For 90 Days For Tweet

The UFC announced Nate Diaz’s punishment and it is much more severe than fellow fighter Matt Mitrione.  Here is what the organization had to say on the matter in a statement released Friday afternoon. UFC lightweight Nate Diaz has received an immediate 90-day suspension and $20,000 fine for violating the UFC’s fighter code of conduct. The language used in his tweet was regrettable...

UFC suspends Nate Diaz for *** tweet, his manager defends

Seems the UFC has suspended fighter Nate Diaz for tweeting that Bryan Caraway is a *** for taking money given to him by the company after it was taken from Pat Healy because he tested positive for... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Nate Diaz Suspended Due To Tweet

Nate Diaz has been suspended by the UFC due to an inappropriate tweet he posted Thursday afternoon. It appears that a suspension could be the least of his worries. When Dana White was asked by MMAFighting’s Dave Meltzer what the end result was going to be, this was the response: “We are going to fine, [...]

UFC suspends Nate Diaz over slur

UFC suspends Nate Diaz over homophobic tweet.

Cat Zingano And On Lookers Say Bryan Caraway Intentionally Elbowed Her In The Head At Weigh Ins

This has not been a good couple of days to Bryan Caraway’s public image.  First he was ridiculed by Nate Diaz calling him a gay slur for campaigning to get Healy’s bonus money following his positive test for marijuana.  Second he was accused of selling PED’s in the past, and now Cat Zingano and her camp are accusing Caraway, who is dating Zingano’s most recent opponent...
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