308 Search Results for marijuana

Jul 22, 2015 6:28 am

Will The UFC Cut Nick Diaz For DUI and Drug Testing Issues?

The UFC is not a place of logic, I think we can all agree on that. From Alexander Gustafsson getting a title shot after getting KO’d, to most recently, the firing of longtime veteran cutman ‘Stitch’ Duran. A lot of their decisions just do not make sense. I am not naive. I know that the...

Jul 2, 2015 9:53 am

Diaz Lawyer Not Confident With Nevada Pot Hearing

Nick Diaz tested positive for marijuana the night of UFC 183 and his fight with Anderson Silva. He has yet to have his hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission, but his lawyer is already feeling nervous about it. His lawyer, Lucas Middlebrook, spoke with MMAFighting and said that because of other cases that he’s...

Jun 18, 2015 1:41 pm

Rony Jason Fighting Drug Test Findings — ‘My Lawyers Are On It’

“It was a surprise. I never in my life thought something like this could happen. I’ve fought for the UFC 10 times: three times in TUF, and seven more fights after that. I’ve never used inappropriate methods to make weight. I always make weight. Making weight is one of my biggest concerns. I know it’s...

Jun 15, 2015 2:00 am

Rogan: ‘That Face You Make When that Dog at the Airport Stops at Your Bag…’

It is no secret that UFC commentator Joe Rogan is a big advocate for the legalization of marijuana use in United States, as long as the user is being responsible. Rogan also has featured guests on his podcast, like Dan Hardy, who have sang the praises of spiritual Ayahuasca trips. Long story short: Joe Rogan...

Jun 9, 2015 4:11 pm

California Leads Charge, Suspends Fighter For Two Years Following Failed PED Test

The California State Athletic Commission is not messing around anymore. Today, Executive Director Andy Foster announced that two fighters who fought on the Bellator 137, card failed their drug test. According to Foster, bantamweight Mike Richman and welterweight Fernando Gonzalez failed their test. Richman lost his fight and tested positive for a PED. Gonzalez won...

Jun 1, 2015 7:03 am

Bisping Is Holding Judgement on ‘Hero’ Silva’s Failed Drug Test

Michael Bisping is quick to call out testosterone replacement therapy users like Vitor Belfort, but when it comes to someone like Anderson “The Spider” Silva, Bisping will hold his judgement until his hearing. Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz put on a dream fight at UFC 183, but the bout would soon be surrounded in controversy...

May 15, 2015 11:45 am

NSAC Delays Nick Diaz’s Disciplinary Hearing

Nick Diaz will have to wait a bit longer to figure out his fate as the Nevada State Athletic Commission delayed his hearing yet again. No date has been set for Diaz’s next hearing, but it should take place within the next month. Nick Diaz tested positive for marijuana in his UFC 183 post-fight drug...

May 6, 2015 2:03 am

Bellator Fighter Admits to Smoking Weed Before Title Fight

Puff, puff, pass. Former Bellator Middleweight Champion Emanuel Newton lays down the facts about why he failed his drug test after his Bellator 134 title defense against Liam McGeary. Newton was recently a guest on Fightbook.com’s podcast and admitted to smoking weed days before the fight! Newton started, “Obviously, everyone just saw that I just...

May 4, 2015 1:47 pm

Demetrious Johnson Talks Jon Jones: ‘I Couldn’t Believe It’

Demetrious Johnson aka Mighty Mouse has received plenty of attention lately, only it hasn’t been the most positive. His ability to sell a fight has been questioned and his technical style hasn’t been enjoyed by all the fans. Another fighter who hasn’t received the best coverage over the last week or so is none other...

May 3, 2015 3:11 pm

Nick Diaz Tested Three Times Night of UFC 183, Passed 2 Out Of 3

  Some interesting information regarding Nick Diaz’a failed drug test at UFC 183 has emerged. According to MMAJunkie, documentation from the test administered that night show that Diaz was tested three separate times during the day. Here’s a breakdown of the test: 7:12 p.m.(before fight)– urine test given was sent to Sports Medicine Research and...

Apr 28, 2015 6:03 am

UPDATE: Jon Jones released from jail on $2,500 bail

Just a few hours after surrendering to authorities, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones is already out of jail. Jones posted $2,500 bail on Monday evening and was released shortly after 10pm, this according to Bernadillo County Metro Detention Center (MDC) release records. On Monday Jones, who is expected to defend his title against...

Apr 22, 2015 12:52 pm

Bisping On Fighting High: ‘I’d Be Wondering Why Everybody Was Staring at Me!’

It depends on people’s individual circumstances. If you’re a nervous wreck— you have a nervous disposition and you have a medicinal mariuana card because you have an anxiety issue— or people do claim that weed makes you more creative and things like that. Certain people that do jiu-jitsu they saw ‘Yeah, I get so creative!’....

Apr 21, 2015 10:33 am

Nick Diaz Has a Message for the UFC & NSAC

After testing positive for marijuana on his UFC 183 post-fight drug test, UFC fighter Nick Diaz wanted to stick it to his superiors yesterday by wishing them a happy holiday! #Happy420 #cbd #cure #livestrong420 #420 #nsac #ufc #fans https://t.co/QpBABhifvY — nick diaz (@nickdiaz209) April 21, 2015 WATCH! Khabib Says he can easily “SMASH CONOR MCGREGOR”

Apr 14, 2015 5:34 pm

Machida: ‘Rockhold Is Going to Leave this Fight Uglier’

“I hear people talking about it, but I try not to focus too much on that. I look to focus on my strategy… At that moment, beauty won’t make a difference, it doesn’t matter if you’re good looking or not. Your technique, your drive, that’s what you should carry with you. I try to become...

Apr 3, 2015 7:42 pm

Ed Soares Reacts to BJPENN.COM’s Prank on Luke Rockhold!

Luke Rockhold will be squaring off with Lyoto Machida at UFC on FOX 15. However, BJPENN.COM pranked Rockhold into making him think the fight was off due to an injury! Ed Soares recently tweeted his reaction to the prank to Rockhold. @LukeRockhold April Fools LOL. The only thing better would have been if you were...

Mar 18, 2015 2:28 pm

NSAC Summons Nick Diaz, Hector Lombard — Anderson Silva Requests Extension

The Nevada State Athletic Commission will require the presence of both Nick Diaz and Hector Lombard next week in Vegas. The two UFC fighters have been summoned by the commission, to answer to rule violations for drug use. Diaz, who lost a unanimous decision to Anderson Silva in his last UFC outing, popped hot for...

Mar 17, 2015 11:34 am

Tito Ortiz On Anderson Silva’s PED Test — “How could you?”

“It made me scratch my head a couple times. Anderson, how could you do that? I’m a huge fan of Anderson. That was just too bad. I don’t know what kind of thoughts he’s getting from his training partners or from his trainers, but things like that, you shouldn’t do.” “I’ve had major surgeries. I’ve...

Mar 12, 2015 11:42 am

Bellator’s Emanuel Newton Gets Popped For Puffing Ganja

Another failed drug test has hit the MMA world, this time coming from former Bellator light-heavyweight champion Emanuel Newton. Newton, who lost his title via decision in the Bellator 134 main event, tested positive for marijuana during his fight night drug test. The Mohegan Tribe Department of Athletics regulations has suspended him for 90 days,...