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Jon Jones, Conor McGregor, and Nate Diaz summoned for NSAC disciplinary hearings on Oct. 10

Time to pay the piper... or get off scot-free. That all depends on how Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) is feeling on Oct. 10, 2016, when former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, reigning...Show More Summary

Nate Diaz still facing possible UFC suspension, despite Nevada state officials okaying his vape pen use

2 weeks agoSports : The Early Lead

The Nevada State Athletic Commission will not penalize UFC fighter Nate Diaz for smoking a cannabinoid through a vape pen following his loss to Conor McGregor last month, reports MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani. NAC tells me they will not impose a penalty on Nate Diaz for “vape-gate”, since it happened post-drug test. USADA still looking into it. — […]

Brock Lesnar temporarily suspended by NSAC for positive UFC 200 drug tests

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar was temporarily suspended from mixed martial arts (MMA) by Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) on Tuesday, addressing a pair of positive drug tests before...Show More Summary

Former champ Brock Lesnar temporarily suspended by NSAC after UFC 200 failed tests

Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar today was given a temporary suspension by the Nevada State Athletic Commission stemming from a pair of failed drug tests in connection with his UFC 200 return to the promotion. Filed under: News, UFC

Conor McGregor camp not fretting six-month medical suspension

Conor McGregor received a six-month medical suspension from the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Monday, but his team quickly expressed confidence it won’t keep him from fighting later this year. McGregor complained of shin pain following his majority-decision triumph over Nate Diaz on Saturday in...

Brock Lesnar’s first NSAC hearing for UFC 200 failed drug tests set for Aug. 23

Brock Lesnar’s first hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) has been set for Aug., 23, 2016, in Las Vegas, Nevada, according to MMA Junkie. A request for a temporary suspension for the WWE superstar and former Ultimate...Show More Summary

Brock Lesnar's case begins at next NSAC meeting, but Jon Jones not yet scheduled

A temporary suspension request for ex-UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar will be heard at the Nevada State Athletic Commission’s next meeting, but Jon Jones isn’t yet on the agenda.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC

Nick Diaz On 2013 Loss To Georges St-Pierre: "Somebody Frickin' Drugged Me!"

2 months agoSports : Deadspin

American icon Nick Diaz is back, as an 18-month suspension the Nevada State Athletic Commission laid on him for possibly having smoked weed before a fight with Anderson Silva ended today. Is he still Nick Diaz, the guy who once mugged...Show More Summary

Nick Diaz: Somebody drugged me before Georges St-Pierre fight (Video)

Maybe he drugged himself? Nick Diaz served his drug test suspension from Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) and is expected to make his mixed martial arts (MMA) return later this year. So, as you might expect from one of the biggest...Show More Summary

Court Documents: Tommy Morrison Boxed Professionally For Seven Years While HIV Positive

2 months agoSports : Deadspin

Boxer Tommy Morrison, who died of cardiac failure at age 44 , was banned from boxing professionally by the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) after he tested positive for HIV in 1996. But according to legal documents obtained by...Show More Summary

Jon Jones Tested Positive for Estrogen Blockers

Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC On Monday the Nevada State Athletic Commission announced that they had issued Jon Jones a temporary suspension pending a full hearing related to the former UFC light-heavyweight champion’s failing of an out-of-competition drug test ahead of his scheduled title fight on July 9. Show More Summary

NSAC: Jon Jones Tested Positive For Two Banned Substances

2 months agoSports : Deadspin

UFC heavyweight Jon Jones was pulled from his UFC 200 fight against Daniel Cormier after he tested positive for a banned substance . Today, the Nevada State Athletic Commission revealed that Jones tested positive for two banned substances. Read more...

John McCarthy chosen as ref for Nate Diaz vs. Conor McGregor 2 at next month's UFC 202

The Nevada State Athletic Commission today voted unanimously to have John McCarthy oversee the highly anticipated Nate Diaz vs. Conor McGregor rematch. Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos

NSAC: UFC interm champ Jon Jones positive for 2 estrogen blockers, receives temporary suspension

The Nevada State Athletic Commission today confirmed the substances for which Jon Jones tested positive prior to his ill-fated title unifier with light heavyweight champ Daniel Cormier at UFC 200.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC

Nevada commission head says Brock Lesnar's record $2.5-million purse will be weighed at penalty phase

The head of the Nevada State Athletic Commission said Friday that Brock Lesnar’s UFC-record $2.5-million guaranteed purse will be considered when the time comes to penalize the heavyweight. Lesnar, 39, submitted a sample June 28 that’s been flagged as potentially positive for a performance-enhancing...

Jon Jones NSAC hearing for extension of temporary suspension set for July 18

Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) isn't wasting any time in the hearing for ex-Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, who was pulled from the UFC 200 pay-per-view (PPV) event last weekend inShow More Summary

UFC medical suspensions, injuries for TUF 23 Finale and UFC Fight Night 90

Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) had a pretty busy week. Not long after it handed down its list of injuries and medical suspensions for the cast of UFC 200 (see it), it turned its attention to the other two cards that recently transpired in Las Vegas. Show More Summary

UFC 200 injuries and medical suspensions: Miesha Tate, Travis Browne face potential six-month sits

Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) issued its list of injuries and medical suspensions earlier this afternoon for the mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters who participated at UFC 200, which took place last Saturday night (July 9, 2016)...Show More Summary

UFC early weigh-ins prove successful, the ‘new norm’ moving forward

Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) adopted the early weigh-in policy for all events going down this week which includes UFC Fight Night 90 (Thurs., July 7, 2016), The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 23 Finale (Fri., July 8) and UFC 200,Show More Summary

NSAC to Adopt Early Weigh-In Policy for UFC 200

Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC The Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC), the USA’s leading sports body, has given the green light for earlier weigh-ins for the UFC’s International Fight Week in the lead up to UFC 200. UFC fighters were first introduced to early weigh-ins earlier in June at UFC 199 in Inglewood, California. Show More Summary

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