Search Results For "NSAC"

TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
NSAC: Belfort TRT will be an issue
NSAC: Belfort TRT will be an issue
“Giving Vitor Belfort a license is not going to be a problem," said NSAC chair Francisco Aguilar. "The issue is going to come from a TRT exemption."
01/23/2014
Keith Kizer resigns, effective Jan 27
Keith Kizer resigns, effective Jan 27
Keith Kizer has resigned as executive director of the Nevada Athletic Commission, effective Jan 27, to resume his career as an attorney.
01/10/2014
Weidman earns $400k, Rousey $100k
Weidman earns $400k, Rousey $100k
Today the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) e-mailed mixedmartialarts.com the full list of salaries for this past weekend's UFC 168 in Las Vegas, NV.
12/30/2013
All athletes test negative at UFC 167
All athletes test negative at UFC 167
Today the executive director of the Nevada State Athletic Commission, Keith Kizer, e-mailed mixedmartialarts.com the results of the drug tests for UFC 167.
11/22/2013
Robert Drysdale not medically cleared by NSAC to fight in UFC 167
Robert Drysdale not medically cleared by NSAC to fight in UFC 167
Robert Drysdale had not been medically cleared by the Nevada State Athletic Commission, after out-of-competition drug testing showed an elevated T/E ratio.
10/30/2013
NSAC raises marijuana threshold by 300%
NSAC raises marijuana threshold by 300%
The highly influential NSAC, under the direction of Keith Kizer, has raised the testing threshold of marijuana metabolites from 50 ng/mL to 150 ng/mL.
09/05/2013
NSAC head Kizer refutes White, defends Mazzagatti against criticism
NSAC head Kizer refutes White, defends Mazzagatti against criticism
Keith Kizer: "The story should be about Josh getting an amazing win, doing the right thing, and releasing the hold...This isn't about the ref."
06/16/2013
UFC raises threshold for marijuana, NSAC panel may follow
UFC raises threshold for marijuana, NSAC panel may follow
"When we self-regulate around the world, we are going to go the WADA standard of 150," Marc Ratner said. "So we're starting that immediately."
05/31/2013
Dana White pointedly disagreed with NSAC marijuana policy in Feb
Dana White pointedly disagreed with NSAC marijuana policy in Feb
"Chavez Jr was fined 900k by the NSAC for testing pos for marijuana!!" tweeted an irate UFC president Dana White back in Feb. "The NSAC has officially lost its mind!"
05/15/2013
MD: 'Sense of urgency' over brain trauma in MMA
MD: 'Sense of urgency' over brain trauma in MMA
Scott Harris from Bleacher Report has put together the most comprehensive article to date on head trauma in boxing and mixed martial arts.
05/09/2013
Changes proposed to NSAC for TRT, marijuana policy
Changes proposed to NSAC for TRT, marijuana policy
The Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) held a public meeting and discussed Temporary Use Exemptions for Testosterone Replacement Therapy, and revisiting rules on marijuana use.
03/22/2013
Nick Diaz's petition for judicial review denied by Nevada court
Nick Diaz's petition for judicial review denied by Nevada court
Specifically, Keith Kizer and the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC), named as respondents in a lawsuit filed by Diaz in Clark County last April.
02/21/2013
All UFC 156 fighters test negative for drugs
All UFC 156 fighters test negative for drugs
Per e-mail from NSAC today, all 22 athletes were tested and all 22 tested negative for performancing enhancing drugs or drugs of abuse.
02/13/2013
Belfort on TRT at UFC on FX 7
Belfort on TRT at UFC on FX 7
MMAJunkie's John Morgan is reporting via Twitter what the vast majority of fans had assumed - "Additionally, Vitor Belfort was on TRT for the fight."
02/06/2013
Keith Kizer: I welcome honest criticism
Keith Kizer: I welcome honest criticism
“I welcome criticism,” said Keith Kizer. “None of us are above criticism. I welcome honest criticism, whether it is constructive or correct or not, as long as it’s honest.”
01/18/2013
Overeem unanimously granted MMA license by NSAC
Overeem unanimously granted MMA license by NSAC
Today Alistair Overeem meet with the Nevada State Athletic Commission to apply for his license to compete after a 9-month suspension for a positive steroid test.
01/08/2013 twitter.com
Overeem officially applies for license with NSAC
Overeem officially applies for license with NSAC
After hearing all relevant evidence, the commission will have the option to deny the license, grant the license unconditionally, or grant the license with conditions."
12/28/2012 mmajunkie.com
Nick Diaz legal appeal of suspension denied, further appeal possible
Nick Diaz legal appeal of suspension denied, further appeal possible
Nick Diaz, the likely next title challenger to UFC Welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre on Friday had his case tossed out by a Nevada judge.
12/14/2012 mmajunkie
Joe Lauzon, Jim Miller pass out of competition NSAC drug test
Joe Lauzon, Jim Miller pass out of competition NSAC drug test
Jim Miller and Joe Lauzon were subject to out-of-competition drug testing in advance of UFC 155, NSAC Executive Director Keith Kizer recently informed MMAjunkie.com.
12/07/2012 mmajunkie
Is it time for overhaul of AC marijuana rules?
Is it time for overhaul of AC marijuana rules?
Carlin Bardsley argues coherently that Athletic commissions are in need of a serious overhaul on how they approach the issue of marijuana.
12/04/2012 mmasucka
UFC promoting Reem return with NSAC okay
UFC promoting Reem return with NSAC okay
"We asked the commission, can we start setting up a fight for Alistair Overeem," said White, who added "but he’s still got to go before the commission."
11/19/2012 bloodyelbow
Carwin, Nelson both pass random NSAC drug test
Carwin, Nelson both pass random NSAC drug test
According to an e-mail from executive director of the NSAC, Keith Kizer, both Shane Carwin and Roy Nelson were randomly drug tested in mid-October.
11/09/2012 The Underground
Kizer: We know why Nick Diaz drank 24 bottles of water
Kizer: We know why Nick Diaz drank 24 bottles of water
"Those water bottles were 8-ounce bottles, so 24 bottles is about a gallon-and-a-half if my math is right," said Keith Kizer. "I saw what he drank. And we know why."
11/05/2012 middleeasy
Gerald Harris requests comprehensive PED testing from NSAC
Gerald Harris requests comprehensive PED testing from NSAC
"I am sending this letter to request that my opponent and I are to be drug/PED tested for every bout that I compete in Nevada," said Gerald Harris.
10/30/2012 The Underground
Dana White: Hill vs. Secor judges should lose their job
Dana White: Hill vs. Secor judges should lose their job
"If that doesn’t keep somebody from judging ever again, nothing should," said Dana White. "Even the blue team is pissed about the outcome of this fight."
10/27/2012 bloodyelbow.com