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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
Carwin & Nelson to be randomly drug tested by NSAC
Carwin & Nelson to be randomly drug tested by NSAC
The Nevada State Athletic Commission is able to randomly drug test fighters in or out of competition, similar to the testing done prior to UFC 146.
10/18/2012 mmaweekly.com
Keith Kizer: Nick Diaz basically lied, Diaz camp responds
Keith Kizer: Nick Diaz basically lied, Diaz camp responds
"We asked Nick Diaz if he took anything in the last fifteen days," said Keith Kizer. "He basically admitted that he did, so we added basically the equivalent of perjury."
09/28/2012 boxingscene.com
Diaz challenges suspension in court against NSAC
Diaz challenges suspension in court against NSAC
According to the filing, Diaz is seeking the "first available court date for a review of the (NAC's) decision with the goal of getting back in the cage before the end of 2012."
09/27/2012 lvrj.com
Kizer: No way for Overeem to be licensed early
Kizer: No way for Overeem to be licensed early
"We're going to go in front of the commission sooner with the argument of good behavior," said Alistair Overeem. "Maybe a conditional license..."
08/10/2012 The Underground
NSAC collected $5,300,000 in fees last fiscal year
NSAC collected $5,300,000 in fees last fiscal year
Keith Kizer said the increased revenue was largely due to two fights involving Floyd Mayweather and two featuring Manny Pacquiao.
08/03/2012 lasvegassun.com
Nick Diaz taking NSAC to court, wants to fight Anderson Silva
Nick Diaz taking NSAC to court, wants to fight Anderson Silva
Nick Diaz's mentor Cesar Gracie wants to sue the NSAC, and secure a superfight with Anderson Silva. Silva's camp says the idea is "pretty good."
07/27/2012 graciefighter.com
Alistair Overeem taking voluntary drug test today
Alistair Overeem taking voluntary drug test today
Alistair Overeem, currently under suspension for PEDs, just announced on Twitter that is taking a voluntary drug test to build confidence with the NSAC.
06/20/2012 twitter.com
Yves Lavigne chosen by NSAC to referee Silva vs. Sonnen 2
Yves Lavigne chosen by NSAC to referee Silva vs. Sonnen 2
Veteran referee Yves Lavigne will officiate next month's UFC 148 headliner and rematch between middleweight champion Anderson Silva and Chael Sonnen.
06/14/2012 mmajunkie.com
Frank Mir Latest fighter prescribed TRT
Frank Mir Latest fighter prescribed TRT
Frank Mir received a Therapeutic Use Exemption for Testosterone Replacement Therapy for last Saturday’s title fight against Junior dos Santos.
06/01/2012 5thround.com
Intense new episode of 'The Reem' covers NSAC hearing
Intense new episode of 'The Reem' covers NSAC hearing
Alistair Overeem has had cameras following him for months as a documentary entitled 'The Reem' has been released it parts. The latest episodes cover his recent hearing.
05/27/2012 ecdcmma
Diaz and his legal team strongly considering legal action against NSAC
Diaz and his legal team strongly considering legal action against NSAC
Nick Diaz's lawyer Ross Goodman believes the commission acted in disregard for established and unequivocal Nevada statutory code at Monday's hearing.
05/22/2012 mmafighting.com
Nick Diaz suspended for 12 months, fined 30% of purse + bonus
Nick Diaz suspended for 12 months, fined 30% of purse + bonus
Following an hours-long meeting, the NSAC has voted to suspend Nick Diaz for a year, and fined him 30% of his purse, and 30% of his bonus for the Condit fight.
05/22/2012 ustream.tv
Cesar Gracie responds bitterly to NSAC
Cesar Gracie responds bitterly to NSAC
Cesar Gracie, coach, manger, and mentor to UFC welterweight contender Nick Diaz, reacted bitterly to the NSAC move to suspend Diaz for a year.
05/21/2012 twitter.com
NSAC votes to grant Chael Sonnen a TUE for UFC 148
NSAC votes to grant Chael Sonnen a TUE for UFC 148
The Nevada State Athletic Commission will not stand in the way of Chael Sonnen's rematch with champion Anderson Silva at UFC 148 in Las Vegas.
05/21/2012 theflyingkneemma.com