Iconic singer Whitney Houston was found dead on Saturday, February 11, and several personalities in the wrestling world gave their thoughts via Twitter. Some tweets are compiled below: “God gave me a voice to sing with.” – Whitney Houston 8/9/63 – 2/11/12 #StrengthToYourFamily — Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) February 12, 2012 I only met Whitney Houston […]
Two matches have been announced for the upcoming live Super Smackdown on February 21 from Rockford, Illinois: Randy Orton vs. Wade Barrett in a street fight, and Daniel Bryan vs. Big Show for the World Heavyweight Championship. In addition, the official BMO Harris Bank Center website is advertising CM Punk as a special guest. At […]
Wrestling News World reader Shannon sent in the following: An advertised autograph session in Queensbury, New York with Edge has been revealed to be illegitimate. Edge’s friend Christian wrote the following announcement on his Twitter account: If ur planning on going 2 meet Edge @ autograph session @ Omega Sports, Queensbury, NY Apr 21 he […]
Embedded in the video below is this week’s WWE NXT in its entirety, courtesy of the official WWE YouTube channel:
The Bermuda Sun recently conducted an interview with John Layfield, in which he discussed many aspects of his wrestling career, including how he got his start, his gimmicks, and his favorite opponent. Layfield explained the genesis of his JBL persona in the excerpt below: JBL was my favourite. I enjoyed the Bradshaw character — the […]
Jim Ross has a new blog entry available on his official website. Below are some highlights: -“Thoughts on the late, Curt Hennig?” Obviously, he died too soon. I loved being around him. He was the life of the party and made everyone laugh. Loved his approach to life as in making every day fun and, granted, some days […]
WWE has posted last night’s Smackdown on their official YouTube channel. You can watch in the video embedded below. After watching, head on over to our Facebook page and give the show a school letter grade:
The Rock was a guest on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” last night. You can watch the appearance embedded in the video below:
The latest episodes of “Foreign Exchange” and “Backstage Fallout” are embedded in the videos below courtesy of the official WWE YouTube channel: “Foreign Exchange with Santino Marella” – Episode 2 Exclusive backstage interviews from SmackDown – “Backstage Fallout”
Alberto Del Rio made an appearance on 95.7 The Game in San Fransisco yesterday to promote tonight’s Smackdown live event in San Francisco and was very candid in his comments. He said early in the interview he didn’t like most of the boys in the locker room when asked if they hung-out outside of work. […]
- Rey Mysterio will be signing autographs today at the World of Wheels at the Indiana State Fairgrounds today from 1-3 PM. (Thanks to WNW reader Matt Hartzell for sending this in.) – The latest edition of “WWE Presents” – The Bellas tour West Point is online embedded in the video below: Thanks to Wrestling […]
Bakersfield.com has a new article online promoting Sunday’s WWE Smackdown live event in the city. The piece features a quote from 2012 Royal Rumble winner Sheamus where he talks about staying up late at night as a child to watch Royal Rumble in his native Ireland. “We were five hours ahead of the United States, […]
WWE’s latest WCW-themed DVD will be centered around “Clash of the Champions.” The set will cover 1988 through 1997. The release date is set for May 22, 2012. You can view the listing on Amazon at this link.
- SyFy issued the following press release on the upcoming SuperSmackdown Live: SYFY PRESENTS “SUPERSMACKDOWN LIVE” TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21 AT 8PM NEW YORK – February 10, 2012 – Following the strong ratings of Syfy’s first two SuperSmackDown Live specials, Syfy and WWE today announced the next WWE SuperSmackDown Live special will air Tuesday, February 21 […]
Congratulations are in order for Heath Slater as he and his wife are expecting their first child. Slater and his high school sweetheart were married late last year in his home state of West Virginia.