WWE NXT Release, Former Talent In Rolling Stone, Ric Flair Appearance

- Wrestling News World reader Fernando sent word Gavin Reid’s (real name Steve Evans) profile has been removed from the NXT Wrestling website, most likely indicating his release. – Christopher Nowinski is featured in the January 31, 2013 issue of Rolling Stone magazine talking about concussion. Wrestling News World reader Dave L notes that he […]

Beth Phoenix Discusses Divas Leaving WWE, Edge Being Her Support System

Arda Ocal sent in the following: Arda Ocal (@arda_ocal) of theScore Television Network, Baltimore Sun and Layfield Report (http://www.layfieldreport.com) spoke with former WWE Diva Beth Phoenix. Highlights: -On giving back to her community and returning to her high school in Elmira, New York for a charity basketball event. -How she feels about her life, post […]

Cody Rhodes Says He Didn’t Know About Goldust’s Return; WWE Saturday Morning Slam Spoiler

-Cody Rhodes had the following to say on Twitter about his real-life brother Goldust‘s entrance into this year’s Royal Rumble match: Watching TheRumble. Well handled secrecy, @wwedustyrhodes didn’t even smarten me up, didn’t see Dustin the whole day, then I heard his music — Cody Rhodes (@CodyRhodesWWE) January 31, 2013 We have MANY differences, but […]

Mick Foley Walks Out Of Interview After Host Laughs At His Infamous Hardcore Moments

Mick Foley was being interviewed on 6PR 882 News Talk out of Perth, Australia when he abruptly walked out. He was discussing his wrestling career when the host began calling some of his infamous hardcore spots humorous. Foley disagreed, but the host continued to characterize spots such as the flaming table spot at WrestleMania 22 […]

Watch The Extended Version Of The Rock’s Super Bowl Commercial; Chris Jericho Hosting Golden Gods Awards

-An extended version of The Rock‘s Super Bowl commercial has been uploaded to YouTube, and is embedded below: [youtube id="lpOeHnotqDQ" width="620" height="360"] -RevolverMag.com has announced that Chris Jericho will host the annual Golden Gods Awards for the fourth year in a row. The show, which recognizes major names in metal music, will be held live […]

The Shield’s Theme On iTunes; “Hoeski” Update; Buff Bagwell Says He’s Back To 100%

-The Shield‘s WWE theme, Special Op, is now available on iTunes. Click here for more information. -Zack Ryder sent out a Tout with a preview of his upcoming iTunes single, Hoeski. Click here to watch. -Buff Bagwell, who was in the ICU last April after a near-fatal car accident, updated his condition in a recent […]

Top WWE Stars Advertised For Wizard World Comic Con; New Paul Bearer Interview

- John Cena & Daniel Bryan are scheduled to appear at this year’s Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con (press release), The Miz will appear at this year’s Wizard World Portland Comic Con (press release), & Randy Orton will appear at this year’s Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con (press release). -Chris Yandek sent in the […]

More On Shooting Victim Whose Week Was Ruined By CM Punk’s Loss; “Superstar” Billy Graham Discusses Health Scare & Recent Controversy

-Wrestling News World reader Ian D sent in another story Tom Dotterer, the elderly CM Punk fan who was shot in the eye earlier this week. Dotterer thanked CM Punk for responding to him, and says that he has to “hope and pray that Punk bounces back and when they meet again, that he’ll win.” […]

Divas Respond To Trish Stratus’ Hall Of Fame Announcement; Bruiser Brody Added To WWE Alumni

-On the official WWE website, AJ Lee, Kaitlyn, Natalya, Lilian Garcia, & Aksana weighed in on Trish Stratus‘ upcoming induction into the WWE Hall of Fame. Natalya notes that Trish is responsible for her desire to be a Diva. Click here to read the full article. -Bruiser Brody has been added to the Alumni section […]

Andre The Giant Remembered 20 Years After His Death, Legends About His Life Revisited

Andre the Giant passed away on January 27, 1993, so the official WWE website posted two articles to commemorate the 20th anniversary of his passing. One article delves into the mythos of Andre, and verifies or debunks several famous legends surrounding him. One such legend, regarding Andre drinking over 125 beers in one sitting, is […]

Bret Hart Shoots On Triple H – “What Has He Ever Really Done?”

Bret Hart recently did an interview with Wrestle Talk TV, and had some less-than-flattering things to say about Triple H. He also discusses why he thinks a John Cena heel turn wouldn’t work, has high praise for CM Punk, and says that Daniel Bryan reminds him of his brother, Owen Hart. The interview is embedded […]