Originally Posted by The Donosaur
I agree that Diaz is a bigger draw, but I do not think he is a big enough draw to affect a GSP ppv. If somebody wasn't gonna buy a ppv featuring GSP, then I don't they will buy it because his opponent is Diaz. Obviously this doesn't apply to everyone, but what I am trying to get at is that I don't think Diaz will trigger a significant spike in buys.
Could you imagine a better foil to GSP then Nick? I could see the commercials now " where you at MF!". I completely understand the outrage on these forums over this, but it's not like Damien Maia getting a shot. Nick barely lost (razor thin) after he was already suppose to fight GSP.