June 23rd 2015 sees the return of WWE reality series Tough Enough to our screens via the WWE Network, a show designed to find the next top superstar in WWE. How will the new series measure up against past seasons? Will the show be what the company want it to be? And more importantly, will […]
Kurt Angle spoke with Sports Illustrated’s “Extra Mustard” blog on a number of topics, including his fight before a WWE show against Brock Lesnar, being a free agent and more. Below are the highlights: Weighing TNA vs. WWE when his contract was up: “I haven’t spoke openly about this,” said Angle, “but I opened up […]
WWE hypes WrestleMania as “the greatest event in live entertainment”, and if this year’s edition has reminded us anything, it is never to doubt The Showcase of the Immortals. The build-up to the grand spectacle was heavily criticized, with a negative reception to the Royal Rumble arguably jeopardizing Roman Reigns’ main event push. With memories […]
Former NFL Pro Bowl linebacker Shawne Merriman said he would do a lot of things to CM Punk if given the chance to fight him in his prime. Merriman said he wouldn’t just want to fight him but demolish him and make him feel punishment and pain throughout the entire fight. Merriman discussed the personal […]
Stuart Tomlinson Has Surgery WWE developmental talent Hugo Knox underwent surgery for a ruptured bicep tendon. The surgery was performed by Dr. Jeffery Dugas at The Andrews Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Center at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Birmingham, Alabama. Knox is best known by his real name, Stuart Tomlinson, as he’s a retired professional football […]
Dana Warrior penned a lengthy blog on the one year anniversary of her husband’s passing on social media. We’ve embedded the piece in its entirety that you can read below: WARRIORS ARE REQUIRED NOT TO HIDE FROM PAINFUL ANNIVERSARIES… Warriors my heart is crushed as I write this. At this time a year ago I […]
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WWE kicks off their post-Wrestlemania 31 overseas tour on Wednesday in Glasgow, Scotland. Below is a look at every show on the tour: April 8, 2015 – The SSE Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland (more info) April 9, 2015 – Newcastle Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle, England (more info) April 9, 2015 – 3Arena in Dublin, […]
Running on the heels of WrestleMania, we are graced with a new United States Champion in John Cena. Rusev did a great job in making the title mean something again. I personally even considered the United States Championship to be more valuable than the Intercontinental Championship for a good portion of Rusev’s reign. John Cena […]
Scott Steiner is denying allegations that he threatened to kill Hulk Hogan. “I’m not going to dignify [Hogan’s] lies,” Steiner told TMZ … “I didn’t put my hands on her.” Steiner admits he approached Hogan’s wife Jennifer at the San Jose airport on March 26, 2015 but only to let her know what he thought […]
The reason Smackdown is moving from SyFy to the USA Network in the first quarter of 2016 is because NBCUniversal executives decided it made sense to put all WWE programming on one network. WWE and USA are in the midst of a new image campaign called “For the Hero in All of Us” in attempt […]
– WWE will tour Mexico in October. Shows will be in Merida on October 16, Mexico City on October 17 and Monterrey on October 18. – JoJo Offerman worked as the ring announcer on this week’s episode of Smackdown. Eden was with the crew for the post-Wrestlemania tour. – Finn Balor beat Xavier Woods and […]
Global Force Wrestling has announced that they have partnered with Bandit Lites, a company that has done the lighting for concerts such as Aerosmith and Queen, but has also done the lighting for WCW and WWE‘s Wrestlemania, 16 of them to be exact. As I wrote at the end of March, GFW has announced that […]
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Unfortunately women’s wrestling doesn’t get quite enough of respect. I don’t think it really matters if it’s the WWE, TNA, Ring of Honor, or independent promotions. Across the land women’s wrestling is treated and viewed the same. A woman has to go through the same process to make it in the business. There are just […]