Jeff Lacy Signs to Fight MMA Champion Nick Diaz
May 6, 2011 - The hottest fighter in the mixed martial arts landscape right now is Stockton's own, Nick Diaz. He is currently riding an 11-fight win streak and has been mentioned as a potential super-fight candidate to face-off against UFC welterweight champion George St. Pierre at the end of 2011.
Due to the structuring of Diaz's contract with MMA outfit, Strikeforce, he is in a unique position where he can contractually pursue a professional boxing career in addition to his mixed-martial arts title reign.
While rumors of opponents such as former champions Fernando Vargas and Roy Jones Jr. have been floated around, neither man's team solidified a contract with the young champion.
A few moments ago, former IBF super-middleweight champion & devastating knockout artist, Jeff "Left...