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NSAC reduces Chavez fine

Updated: June 29, 2013, 4:20 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Remember that marijuana joint that cost Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. $900,000? The price has been reduced to $100,000.

On a 4-0 vote, the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Friday lowered the massive fine it handed out to Chavez after he tested positive for marijuana following his unanimous decision loss to middleweight champion Sergio Martinez on Sept. 15 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.

Chavez's purse for the fight was $3 million and he was severely ...

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