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Suburban
Court date set for sports betting appeal | February 11, 2016The fate of New Jersey’s multi-year pursuit of legalized sports betting current
Court date set for sports betting appeal | February 11, 2016
Suburban / Posted 3 hours ago
The fate of New Jersey’s multi-year pursuit of legalized sports betting currently lies in the hands of a dozen federal judges who are slated to hear the case later this month. Dennis Drazin, adviser to the New Jersey Thoroughbred Horsemen’s... Read more
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Atlanticville
Court date set for sports betting appeal | February 11, 2016OCEANPORT — The fate of New Jersey’s multi-year pursuit of legalized sports bet
Court date set for sports betting appeal | February 11, 2016
Atlanticville / Posted 5 hours ago
OCEANPORT — The fate of New Jersey’s multi-year pursuit of legalized sports betting currently lies in the hands of a dozen federal judges who are slated to hear the case later this month. Dennis Drazin, adviser to the New Jersey Thoroughbred... Read more
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Brunswick Sentinel
Court date set for sports betting appeal | February 11, 2016The fate of New Jersey’s multi-year pursuit of legalized sports betting current
Court date set for sports betting appeal | February 11, 2016
Brunswick Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
The fate of New Jersey’s multi-year pursuit of legalized sports betting currently lies in the hands of a dozen federal judges who are slated to hear the case later this month. Dennis Drazin, adviser to the New Jersey Thoroughbred Horsemen’s... Read more
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CTV News
Nevada sports books take in record $132.5M in Super Bowl betsSo you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super
Nevada sports books take in record $132.5M in Super Bowl bets
CTV News / Posted 10 hours ago
So you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super Bowl 50, that Carolina quarterback Cam Newton would score at least once and probably be named the game's most valuable player? So did a lot of people, and that had... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Record $132.5M bet on Super Bowl at Nevada sports booksSo you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super
Record $132.5M bet on Super Bowl at Nevada sports books
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 18 hours ago
So you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super Bowl 50, that Carolina quarterback Cam Newton would score at least once and probably be named the game's most valuable player? So did a lot of people, and that had... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Record $132.5M bet on Super Bowl at Nevada sports booksSo you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super
Record $132.5M bet on Super Bowl at Nevada sports books
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 19 hours ago
So you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super Bowl 50, that Carolina quarterback Cam Newton would score at least once and probably be named the game's most valuable player? So did a lot of people, and that had... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Record $132.5M bet on Super Bowl at Nevada sports booksSo you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super
Record $132.5M bet on Super Bowl at Nevada sports books
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 19 hours ago
So you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super Bowl 50, that Carolina quarterback Cam Newton would score at least once and probably be named the game's most valuable player? So did a lot of people, and that had... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Record $132.5M bet on Super Bowl at Nevada sports booksSo you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super
Record $132.5M bet on Super Bowl at Nevada sports books
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 19 hours ago
So you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super Bowl 50, that Carolina quarterback Cam Newton would score at least once and probably be named the game's most valuable player? So did a lot of people, and that had... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Super Bowl a big day for Las VegasSo you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super
Super Bowl a big day for Las Vegas
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
So you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super Bowl 50, that Carolina quarterback Cam Newton would score at least once and probably be named the game’s most valuable player? So did a lot of people, and that had... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Record $132.5 million bet on Super Bowl at Nevada sports booksSo you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super
Record $132.5 million bet on Super Bowl at Nevada sports books
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 21 hours ago
So you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super Bowl 50, that Carolina quarterback Cam Newton would score at least once and probably be named the game’s most valuable player? So did a lot of people, and that had... Read more
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Denver Post
Record $132.5M bet on Super Bowl at Nevada sports booksSo you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super
Record $132.5M bet on Super Bowl at Nevada sports books
Denver Post / Posted 22 hours ago
So you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super Bowl 50, that Carolina quarterback Cam Newton would score at least once and probably be named the game's most valuable player? So did a lot of people, and that had... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Denver Broncos upset victory in Super Bowl 50 boosts Nevada’s sportsbooksDenver’s upset victory in Super Bowl 50 produced a windfall profit for Nevada’s
Denver Broncos upset victory in Super Bowl 50 boosts Nevada’s sportsbooks
Nevada Appeal / Posted 22 hours ago
Denver’s upset victory in Super Bowl 50 produced a windfall profit for Nevada’s legal sports books. Denver defeated the Carolina Panthers, 24-10, despite being a six-point underdog Sunday in Super Bowl 50. The result, since most of the “smart money”... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Carson City room revenues increase $2 million over two yearsCarson City’s lodging properties collected more than $16 million in revenues in
Carson City room revenues increase $2 million over two years
Nevada Appeal / Posted 22 hours ago
Carson City’s lodging properties collected more than $16 million in revenues in 2015, up about $1.4 million from the previous year. “That means we’re seeing lots of people visiting Carson City,” Joel Dunn, executive director of the Carson City... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Record $132.5M bet on Super Bowl in NevadaBy Scott Sonner, AP So you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot
Record $132.5M bet on Super Bowl in Nevada
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 23 hours ago
By Scott Sonner, AP So you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super Bowl 50, that Carolina quarterback Cam Newton would score at least once and probably be named the game’s most valuable player? So did a lot of... Read more
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Salon.com
Record $132.5M bet on Super Bowl at Nevada sports booksSo you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super
Record $132.5M bet on Super Bowl at Nevada sports books
Salon.com / Posted 23 hours ago
So you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super Bowl 50, that Carolina quarterback Cam Newton would score at least once and probably be named the game’s most valuable player? So did a lot of people, and that had... Read more
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CBS Denver
Record $132.5 Million Bet On Super Bowl At Nevada SportsbooksLAS VEGAS (AP) – So you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot mor
Record $132.5 Million Bet On Super Bowl At Nevada Sportsbooks
CBS Denver / Posted 23 hours ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) – So you thought the Panthers and Broncos would put up a lot more points in Super Bowl 50, that Carolina quarterback Cam Newton would score at least once and probably be named the game’s most valuable player? So did a lot of people,... Read more
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The Atlantic
Can America Put Itself Back Together?exactly, having grown up in the next-door town of Redlands (where the two kille
Can America Put Itself Back Together?
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
exactly, having grown up in the next-door town of Redlands (where the two killers lived) and having, by chance, spent a long period earlier in the year meeting and interviewing people in the unglamorous “Inland Empire” of Southern California as... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Could Indiana regulate daily fantasy sports?INDIANAPOLIS (Feb. 7, 2016) - Bryce Mauro is a public relations poster child fo
Could Indiana regulate daily fantasy sports?
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 2 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS (Feb. 7, 2016) - Bryce Mauro is a public relations poster child for fantasy sports. “I saw an ad for it a couple years ago,” the DePauw University senior said. The ad for the daily fantasy sports site FanDuel has turned into... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Bringing an NFL team to Utah: Why and why not?SALT LAKE CITY -- Salt Lake City does not seem to be on the NFL’s radar. Val H
Bringing an NFL team to Utah: Why and why not?
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 3 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY -- Salt Lake City does not seem to be on the NFL’s radar. Val Hale, executive director of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development and former Athletic Director at Brigham Young University, says as much. “I don't think it's... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Super Bowl Prop Bets Popular Among Those Who Don't Usually GambleFor those who don't usually gamble, the Super Bowl is the one day many non-gamb
Super Bowl Prop Bets Popular Among Those Who Don't Usually Gamble
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 days ago
For those who don't usually gamble, the Super Bowl is the one day many non-gamblers throw down a few bucks to get in on the action. The "proposition bets" are very popular among this type of crowd and include wagers such as "will the first player to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
GYMNASTICS: Local earn awards and honorsbarely speaking above a whisper. She’s quiet, but her gymnastics abilities spe
GYMNASTICS: Local earn awards and honors
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
barely speaking above a whisper. She’s quiet, but her gymnastics abilities speak volumes, making her the center of attention. Only 10 years old, the North Pocono Intermediate fourth grader, who represents United Sports Academy in Dunmore,... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Islam and Islamism in America in 2015: Part IIthe New York Police Department issued parking tickets to more than 100 Muslim c
Islam and Islamism in America in 2015: Part II
The Jewish Press / Posted 9 days ago
the New York Police Department issued parking tickets to more than 100 Muslim cab drivers parked illegally outside a mosque on the Upper West Side during Ramadan. Right: In January 2015, after complaints from Muslim students at the University of... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Islamization Of America In 2015, Part 2Submitted by Soeren Kern via The Gatestone Institute, The following is a chron
The Islamization Of America In 2015, Part 2
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
Submitted by Soeren Kern via The Gatestone Institute, The following is a chronological survey of some of the main stories about Islam and Islamism in America during the second quarter of 2015. Part 1 of this series can be found here. April 1.... Read more
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Philboxing
Arizona Boxing News & Notes With Don Smith: HC Hopes for Pac-Man Nod, Del Sol Recap & MoreAccording to printed stories, the former First Lady disclosed her respect and a
Arizona Boxing News & Notes With Don Smith: HC Hopes for Pac-Man Nod, Del Sol Recap & More
Philboxing / Posted 10 days ago
According to printed stories, the former First Lady disclosed her respect and admiration for Pacquiao when she visited the Philippines to partake in bi-lateral talks with Philippines President Benigno Aquino III in 2011. Her husband, President... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas, nationwide retail gasoline prices decline 4 centsLawsuit looks to stop food stamp work requirementLawsuit looks to stop food sta
Texas, nationwide retail gasoline prices decline 4 cents
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 12 days ago
Lawsuit looks to stop food stamp work requirementLawsuit looks to stop food stamp work requirement The New Mexico Center on Law and Poverty has asked a federal judge to temporarily stop the state from implementing rules that tie food assistance to... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Lawsuit looks to stop food stamp work requirement The New Mexico Center on Law and Poverty has asked a federal judge to tempora
Lawsuit looks to stop food stamp work requirement
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 12 days ago
The New Mexico Center on Law and Poverty has asked a federal judge to temporarily stop the state from implementing rules that tie food assistance to... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
State police: Santa Fe police officer fatally shoots suspectSanta Fe police say officer shoots person; few details knownSanta Fe police say
State police: Santa Fe police officer fatally shoots suspect
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 12 days ago
Santa Fe police say officer shoots person; few details knownSanta Fe police say officer shoots person; few details known Authorities say a Santa Fe police officer shot another person in a shooting that's being investigated by New Mexico State... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Prostitution sting in League City closes 9 massage parlorsAP Newsbreak: Nevada seeks change in sage grouse mining ruleAP Newsbreak: Nevad
Prostitution sting in League City closes 9 massage parlors
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 12 days ago
AP Newsbreak: Nevada seeks change in sage grouse mining ruleAP Newsbreak: Nevada seeks change in sage grouse mining rule The governor of gold-rich Nevada is pressing the Obama administration to alter its sage grouse protection plan to free up... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Cities targeted by Middle Passages slave trade projectAP Newsbreak: Nevada seeks change in sage grouse mining ruleAP Newsbreak: Nevad
Cities targeted by Middle Passages slave trade project
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 12 days ago
AP Newsbreak: Nevada seeks change in sage grouse mining ruleAP Newsbreak: Nevada seeks change in sage grouse mining rule The governor of gold-rich Nevada is pressing the Obama administration to alter its sage grouse protection plan to free up... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Company hits the jackpot with its gaming machinesIt's one of Nottingham's most well-known companies and its machines can be foun
Company hits the jackpot with its gaming machines
Nottingham Post / Posted 14 days ago
It's one of Nottingham's most well-known companies and its machines can be found in pubs across the land. Now part of a multi-billion national group, Bell-Fruit continues to dominate the market. Gemma Toulson reports Every day, pub-goers across the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Six Months to 2016 Olympic Games, Nigerian Sports Reel Under Poor FundingWHEN Nigeria returned from the London 2012 Olympic Games without a single medal
Six Months to 2016 Olympic Games, Nigerian Sports Reel Under Poor Funding
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
WHEN Nigeria returned from the London 2012 Olympic Games without a single medal, the refrain among the country's sports administrators was that the lessons of the bad outing would serve the nation well going forward. Never again was the general cry... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Woman accused in Strip crash now faces 71 chargesseeking 300 employees ahead of Las Vegas opening An architectural rendering of
Woman accused in Strip crash now faces 71 charges
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 20 days ago
seeking 300 employees ahead of Las Vegas opening An architectural rendering of the proposed IKEA Las Vegas location at Sunset Road and Durango Drive was presented on July 14, 2014. (Courtesy: IKEA USA) It’s not slated to open until this... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Why Manny Pacquiao decided to fight Timothy Bradley for a third timeManny Pacquiao arrived Monday at Los Angeles International Airport from the Phi
Why Manny Pacquiao decided to fight Timothy Bradley for a third time
Yahoo Sports / Posted 20 days ago
Manny Pacquiao arrived Monday at Los Angeles International Airport from the Philippines, the first step in a familiar routine to prepare for yet another multi-million dollar fight. This time, though, it’s different. The crowd was far smaller than... Read more
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ESPN
Texas joins other states, says daily fantasy illegalTexas Attorney General Ken Paxton declared daily fantasy sports illegal in his
Texas joins other states, says daily fantasy illegal
ESPN / Posted 21 days ago
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton declared daily fantasy sports illegal in his state Tuesday, putting more pressure on the embattled industry and leading sites DraftKings and FanDuel. "It's my duty as Attorney General to look to the law, as passed... Read more
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TribLIVE
Player’s Advantage: Chances still good for online gambling in Pennsylvaniaennsylvania gamblers are most likely next in line to play legalized online blac
Player’s Advantage: Chances still good for online gambling in Pennsylvania
TribLIVE / Posted 22 days ago
ennsylvania gamblers are most likely next in line to play legalized online blackjack, poker, slots and other casino games. A bill that adds online gambling and enhancements for land-based casinos is due for legislative action this spring after... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Fantasy sports pursued as lotteryDALLAS — Records show that for months, the Texas Lottery Commission aggressivel
Fantasy sports pursued as lottery
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
DALLAS — Records show that for months, the Texas Lottery Commission aggressively pursued efforts to get the Texas lottery involved in the multibillion-dollar fantasy sports business, The Dallas Morning News reported Friday. Commission Executive... Read more
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ESPN
Texas lottery mulled DraftKings deal, report saysDALLAS -- Records show that for months, the Texas Lottery Commission aggressive
Texas lottery mulled DraftKings deal, report says
ESPN / Posted 24 days ago
DALLAS -- Records show that for months, the Texas Lottery Commission aggressively pursued efforts to get the Texas lottery involved in the multibillion-dollar fantasy sports business, The Dallas Morning News reported Friday. Commission Executive... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Report: Texas lottery officials pursued fantasy sports game DALLAS — Records show that for months, the Texas Lottery Commission aggressiv
Report: Texas lottery officials pursued fantasy sports game
Manila Bulletin / Posted 24 days ago
DALLAS — Records show that for months, the Texas Lottery Commission aggressively pursued efforts to get the Texas lottery involved in the multibillion-dollar fantasy sports business, The... Read more
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News 4 Reno
Sandoval reconvenes Nev. Gaming Committee for skill-based games, daily fantasyCARSON CITY, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- Gov. Brian Sandoval officially reconv
Sandoval reconvenes Nev. Gaming Committee for skill-based games, daily fantasy
News 4 Reno / Posted 25 days ago
CARSON CITY, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- Gov. Brian Sandoval officially reconvened the Nevada Gaming Policy Committee to discuss skill-based games and daily fantasy sports, among other issues. According to a statement from his office, Sandoval... Read more
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ESPN
Five Rounds: How big of a risk is Holly Holm taking?Each week, ESPN.com writer and MMA Live Extra analyst Brett Okamoto provides hi
Five Rounds: How big of a risk is Holly Holm taking?
ESPN / Posted 26 days ago
Each week, ESPN.com writer and MMA Live Extra analyst Brett Okamoto provides his take on the hottest topics in the world of mixed martial arts. This week, Okamoto squares off with UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler to debate the latest news and... Read more
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Arkansas Times
The thing to do in all 75 Arkansas countiesGas up the jalopy and tag along as we visit our estimations of (maybe) the most
The thing to do in all 75 Arkansas counties
Arkansas Times / Posted 27 days ago
Gas up the jalopy and tag along as we visit our estimations of (maybe) the most interesting thing to see or do in every county in the state. If you're like most Arkansans, you've lived here awhile — we're a bunch that tends to stick close to our... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Diaz Settlement Actions Once Again Tarnish Nevada CommissionThat's the positive. But it couldn't be that easy. No way. It couldn't come unt
Diaz Settlement Actions Once Again Tarnish Nevada Commission
Bleacher Report / Posted 27 days ago
That's the positive. But it couldn't be that easy. No way. It couldn't come until the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) managed to put him through one last indignity. The regulatory body that unconscionably abandoned its own guidelines to hand him an... Read more
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Bleacher Report
MMA State of the Union: 2016We are 22 years into this sport's existence. While it is not fully matured, its
MMA State of the Union: 2016
Bleacher Report / Posted 27 days ago
We are 22 years into this sport's existence. While it is not fully matured, its roots are firmly planted in the sports landscape. We've seen in recent years that fighters can become household names, that in-cage moments can bridge their way to pop... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Nevada commission makes right move in reducing Nick Diaz’s punishmentThe members of the Nevada Athletic Commission who voted in September to suspend
Nevada commission makes right move in reducing Nick Diaz’s punishment
Yahoo Sports / Posted 28 days ago
The members of the Nevada Athletic Commission who voted in September to suspend Nick Diaz for five years and fine him $165,000 for smoking marijuana looked like a gang of fools far more than a serious regulatory body. It was an unconscionable... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
UFC star Nick Diaz has suspension reducedNick Diaz could return to the UFC as early as this summer. The Nevada State At
UFC star Nick Diaz has suspension reduced
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 28 days ago
Nick Diaz could return to the UFC as early as this summer. The Nevada State Athletic Commission announced at a hearing Tuesday it reached a settlement agreement with Diaz’s team to reduce his five-year suspension and fine of $165,000 (or 33 per cent... Read more
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