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  1. Nick Diaz accuses GSP of using PED's on instagramRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | BloodyElbow

    Despite Nick Diaz's most recent opponent Anderson Silva testing positive for anabolic steroids in their theatrical clash at UFC 183, the proud Californian chose to lash out at the retired Georges St-Pierre on Instagram : After former StrikeForce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez uploaded a sociable picture of himself and pound for pound great Georges St-Pierre on instagram, Stockton slugger Nick Diaz invaded the comments section with a barrage of sarcastic slurs. Nick Diaz locked horns with Georges St-Pierre almost two years ago at UFC 158, in the Canadians home turf of Montreal, Quebec, where the champ was accompanied with a roaring, supportive crowd.

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  2. Despite Latest Failed Drug Test, Final UFC Chapter For Nick Diaz Likely Hasn't Been WrittenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Rant MMA

    While shockwaves were sent through the MMA world when Octagon great Anderson Silva tested positive for a pair of performance enhancing drugs in the wake of his UFC 183 triumph over Nick Diaz , Diaz's own failed test for marijuana came as no surprise. "Nick being Nick" is a catchphrase that's become rather commonplace in the last several years amongst both fans and media.

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  3. 5 Best UFC Matchups to Look Forward to in the Next 6 MonthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | BleacherReport

    There are more UFC events, fights and fighters than ever, which has led to a series of watered-down cards that have failed to capture the imaginations of fight fans. But the UFC knows that it needs to step up its game, and it is doing so by stacking the front end of 2015 with must-see fights.

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  4. 5 reasons to watch tonight's UFC 183Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Sporting News

    The UFC closes out the first month of 2015 with a bang as UFC 183 takes place tonight from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The main event features a middleweight bout with former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva facing off against former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz.

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  5. UFC 183: Full Fight Card and Key Storylines for Silva vs. Diaz Main EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | BleacherReport

    There have been bigger mixed martial arts events before, but it's possible that no show has been more anticipated than Saturday's UFC 183 . Not many shows can claim to feature the return of the greatest fighter in the history of the sport, Anderson Silva, against one of the most enigmatic stars in Nick is, especially since he's also returning after a nearly two-year layoff, all eyes will rightly be focused on Silva.

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  6. Nick Diaz's Top 5 Career MomentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | BleacherReport

    A past Strikeforce and WEC champion, Nick Diaz could go down as one of the better fighters to never win a UFC championship. In February 2012 and March 2013, Diaz had respective shots at UFC gold opposite Carlos Condit and Georges St-Pierre, but he came up short in both instances.

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  7. Fighting words: Silva, Diaz ready for UFC 183Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Canada.com

    No title is on the line but it's still a contest that had Ultimate Fighting Championship fans circling their calendars the moment it was announced. That's what happens, you see, when one of the greatest UFC champions in history returns from a career-threatening injury to take on one of UFC's most compelling personas who returns from nearly two years in exile.

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  8. Nick Diaz continues to do things his own way, much to UFC's frustrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    UFC fighter Nick Diaz flexes during the weight-in for UFC 158 in Montreal on March 15, 2013. Diaz returns to the limelight Saturday night in Las Vegas when he faces former middleweight champion Anderson Silva in the main event of UFC 183.

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  9. Diaz no-shows for open workout ahead of UFC 183Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | SLAM! Sports

    After months of co-operating with the UFC in the leadup to his fight with Anderson Silva at UFC 183, Nick Diaz had decided he wasn't coming to an open workout at the MGM Grand on Wednesday. By the time UFC staff made it official, the hundreds of fans who'd assembled to catch a glimpse of Diaz and Silva barely seemed shocked at all.

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  10. Been Diaz and confused for so long it's not trueaRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    Back in the day, after Nick Diaz was booted from his title shot against Georges St-Pierre at UFC 137 for missing a couple of media obligations, Dana White said he only wished the innocent heart of the 209 would play the game "just a little bit." Of course, Diaz doesn't really like games.

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  11. Nick Diaz no-shows UFC 183 open workouts after 'electing' not to fly to Las Vegas yesterdayRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    The UFC 183 open workouts are beind held today in Las Vegas. You won't be seeing Nick Diaz take part, because he's not even in Las Vegas yet.

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  12. UFC spokesman: Nick Diaz 'elected' not to get on flight, will miss open workoutsRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    Nick Diaz will not be at UFC 183 open workouts Wednesday, and he "elected" not to take his flight from Sacramento to Las Vegas on Tuesday afternoon, according to UFC vice president of public relations Dave Sholler. "We had staff that saw him yesterday in the airport and he elected to not get on the flight," Sholler said Wednesday before open workouts.

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  13. Mirko Cro-Cop vs. Gabriel Gonzaga 2 headlines UFC Fight Night in PolandRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    Mirko Cro-Cop's return to the UFC will be against an all-too-familiar foe in the main event of the promotion's debut in Poland. Earlier today, the UFC announced three European-based events over the next few months, including a debut appearance in Krakow, Poland on April 11th.

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  14. Morning Report: John Kavanagh says Conor McGregor will stop Jose Aldo ...Read the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    While we all love Greg Jackson , it's refreshing to see a coach open up a bit more on some prickly issues. Thursday, SBG Ireland head trainer John Kavanagh penned a piece for The42.ie touching on a few of the biggest storylines emerging from Sunday's UFC Fight Night event in Boston.

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  15. Nick Diaz thinks he would've beaten Georges St-Pierre if they'd fought at UFC 137Read the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    Nick Diaz's upcoming showdown against middleweight great Anderson Silva at UFC 183 won't mark the first time Stockton's favorite son has experimented with his weight. Diaz fought above his usual 170 pounds twice before in his Strikeforce days, handily beating both Frank Shamrock and Scott Smith in heavier catchweight contests.

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  16. Report: Cro Cop re-signs with UFC, expected to make Octagon return in 2015Read the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | MMA Mania

    The last time we saw Mirko Filipovic inside the Octagon, he was getting KTFO by Roy Nelson at UFC 137. In fact, that was the third straight knockout loss for the Croat, who also went belly up against Frank Mir and Brendan Schaub, respectively.

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  17. UFC 183 free fight: Nick Diaz vs. B.J. Penn full fight videoRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    See the full fight between Nick Diaz and B.J. Penn from October 29th, 2011 at UFC 137 in Las Vegas, Nevada. By the time Nick Diaz steps into the cage on January 31st, 2015, it will have been roughly 3 1/4 years since his last win.

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  18. Nick Diaz vs. BJ Penn full fight video: Watch 'The Prodigy' get...Read the original story

    Dec 26, 2014 | MMA Mania

    It was the last time Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight Nick Diaz tasted victory, but it was oh-so-sweet. That's because the UFC 183 headliner was able to beat the stuffing out of fading legend BJ Penn at UFC 137 back in 2011 .

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  19. Nick Diaz vs. BJ Penn full fight videoRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | MMAFighting.com

    Before his anticipated clash with Anderson Silva at UFC 183 , watch Nick Diaz's Fight of the Night performance against B.J. Penn at UFC 137 on Oct. 29, 2011 at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nev. Diaz won the fight against Penn via unanimous decision (29-27 x2, 29-28).

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  20. Nick Diaz Vs BJ Penn Full Fight VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Fighters.com

    UFC Welterweight Nick Diaz makes his return to the octagon when he faces former middleweight champion Anderson Silva at UFC 183. When Diaz moved over to Strikeforce from the UFC, it was BJ Penn who rolled out the welcome mat for Diaz, and it was Diaz who put the UFC Welterweight Division on notice.

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