Curt Hennig’s Father Doesn’t Like Michael McGillicutty Name, Next Week’s NXT Tapings, 100 Million Fans Like WWE

- Arda Ocal sent in the following: Arda Ocal of theScore Television Network had a chance to speak with wrestling legend Larry “The Axe” Hennig, father of “Mr. Perfect” Curt Hennig and grandfather of WWE superstar Michael McGillicutty. In the clip, Hennig talks about his initial displeasure of his grandson not using the “Hennig” name […]

Weekend WWE Schedule – 5 Live Events, 1000th Raw, Smackdown In Kansas City

Below is the weekend WWE schedule: Raw: Tonight from the Mississippi St. Fair Coliseum in Jackson, Mississippi (more info) Saturday from the Verizon Arena in Little Rock, Arkansas (more info) Sunday from the JQH Arena in Springfield, MIssouri (more info) Smackdown: Saturday from the Tyson Events Center in Sioux City, Iowa (more info) Sunday from […]

CM Punk Discusses His Favorite Raw Moment & What To Expect At Raw 1000; Bret Hart Talks Mixed Martial Arts

- Wrestling News World reader Logan Walker sent in a new radio interview with WWE Champion CM Punk. In the interview, he discusses his favorite Raw moment, what made him get into wrestling, and more. The interview is embedded below: – Bret Hart was recently interviewed by MMAFighting.com, and discussed the rise of mixed martial […]

Dolph Ziggler Discusses His Upcoming Program With Chris Jericho, How He Feels About The Crowd Support He Has Recently Received, More

IGN has a new interview up with “Mr. Money in the Bank” Dolph Ziggler. In the interview, Ziggler discusses the Money in the Bank ladder match, his backstage mentors, hosting WWE Download, and more. In the following excerpt, Ziggler discusses his confrontation with Chris Jericho and where it may be heading: “I don’t know where […]

Trish Stratus Lists Her Top 5 Raw Matches & Moments; Halle Berry Returns To Set Of WWE Studios Film Following Head Injury

-As Raw 1000 approaches, Trish Stratus has posted lists of her Top 5 personal favorite matches and moments from her time on Raw, including her main event match with Lita. Click here to view the lists. (Thanks to WNW reader Jeff for sending this in.) -After being rushed to the hospital with a head injury, […]

Daniel Bryan & AJ Shop For Wedding Flowers In San Diego; Fabulous Freebirds Added To WWE Alumni

-Wrestling News World reader Dustyn sent in the following video from Allen’s Flowers & Plants in San Diego, which posted a video of Daniel Bryan & AJ “shopping” for wedding flowers. WWE crews were there to film the stunt as well. The video is embedded below: -Wrestling News World reader Logan Walker sent word that […]

House Vote Secures One Of WWE’s Biggest Sponsorship Deals (For Now)

To update an earlier item, WWE’s sponsorship with the National Guard can continue. The House of Representatives voted on Wednesday night to continue military sports sponsorship. On a vote of 216-202, the House rejected an amendment by Reps. Jack Kingston, R-Ga., and Betty McCollum, D-Minn., that would have trimmed $72.3 million for sports sponsorships from […]

New WWE Video Looking At The Epic Journey Of The Rock; Shawn Michaels Shows Off New Deuce Brand Watch

- WWE posted the following video on YouTube: The Rock: The Epic Journey of Dwayne Johnson Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Logan Walker for sending this in. – Shawn Michaels posted the following commercial for his new Deuce Brand Signature Series watch. You can watch it embedded in the video below; Click here to […]

WWE Launches Investor Relations Twitter Account; Evan Bourne Health Update

- WWE has launched an official Twitter account for their Investor Relations Department. You can follow the account at Twitter.com/WWEInvestor. – Evan Bourne posted the following injury update on Twitter: Another follow up appt with my surgeon today. The foot is healing properly and I’m scheduled for another month of PT at 3 sessions a […]