Darren Young was on The Today Show on Friday morning to discuss coming out with Matt Lauer. Young said he felt like when the TMZ camera came up to him, it was the right time. He said he had been suppressing his feelings for a while. Young said he was terrified about coming out and […]
Vince McMahon Tweeted on Darren Young’s decision to come out. The following is from Twitter: I respect @DarrenYoungWWE's decision to come out and am happy to see the support from the WWE Universe. — Vince McMahon (@VinceMcMahon) August 16, 2013 More Darren Young Coverage: Darren Young’s First Public Comments Since Announcing That He’s Gay Darren […]
Sam Roberts caught up with Titus O’Neil yesterday to discuss Darren Young coming out, what that means for The Prime Time Players, and more. The video is available at this link, or embedded below: [youtube id=”JUEM2jOrCJA” width=”620″ height=”360″] Just after Young made headlines, O’Neil tweeted his support of his tag team partner.
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The on sale date for WWE Hell in a Cell tickets has changed. Tickets for the October 27, 2013 pay-per-view from the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida will go on sale at 10 AM on Saturday, August 24th at TicketMaster.com. The Miami Herald first reported the change at this link.
Scott Fishman of The Miami Herald has a new article online featuring quotes from Mark Henry and Tony Atlas. In it, Henry discusses respect when he was breaking in and advice he gives to up and coming talent. An excerpt from Atlas is also included in the below highlights: Having respect when breaking in: “I’m […]
Below are some bonus clips from Total Divas: Natalya, Naomi and Tons of Funk host a Be a STAR rally: Total Divas bonus clip, Aug. 11, 2013: [youtube id=”5sqi6anp3cA” width=”620″ height=”360″] Brie Bella and Daniel Bryan talk about their fight with Nikki Bella: Total Divas bonus clip, Aug. 11: [youtube id=”ZW4zHuCBdMY” width=”620″ height=”360″]
SLAM! Wrestling has a new article online featuring quotes from Daniel Bryan to promote SummerSlam. In it, Bryan discusses getting fired from WWE in 2010 for choking Justin Roberts with his tie and spitting in John Cena’s face, only for Cena to “bring him back” at SummerSlam that same year. Below is an excerpt: “Actually, […]
What Does Heyman Think of RVD’s Work Since Returning? Gordon Holmes has a new Q&A online with Paul Heyman. While Heyman is mostly in-character to promote SummerSlam, he does comment on Rob Van Dam’s work since returning to WWE last month. Below is an excerpt: I think anyone that has watched Rob Van Dam’s matches […]
Christy Hemme A WWE Alum WWE added Christy Hemme to the Alumni section of their official website. Click here to check out her profile. Dolph Ziggler Interviews Dolph Ziggler did an interview with the 4th & Pain guys to promote SummerSlam. You can listen at this link or embedded in the video below: [youtube id=”KLoz9P3zoRI” […]
Darren Young Tweeted his first public comments since the news broke that he’s gay. His comments are as follows: Never b bullied n2 silence.Never allow yourself 2 be made a victim.Accept no ones definition of your life; DEFINE YOURSELF- Harvey Fierstein — nodaysoff DYoung (@DarrenYoungWWE) August 15, 2013
The Los Angeles Times has a rare Q&A with Brock Lesnar to promote his match at SummerSlam against CM Punk. Below are the highlights: Did he leave UFC prematurely? “You’ve always got that part in your mind,” Lesnar said. “I do miss it, but I’ve got to keep myself in check. What I went through […]
The wrestling business continues to react to Darren Young announcing that he is gay. Today is a day of celebration and we should all be very proud to be pro wrestling fans. The following is from Twitter: Im more than proud of Darren Young for having the courage to come out. The trust is that […]
Triple H posted the following on Twitter regarding Darren Young announcing publicly that he’s gay: Congratulations, @DarrenYoungWWE for living YOUR life, YOUR way. #proud — Triple H (@TripleH) August 15, 2013 More Darren Young Coverage: Darren Young – I’m A WWE Superstar And I’m Gay WWENews.net – Darren Young Comes Out Of The Closet: What […]
HBO issued the following press release on Thursday: REAL SPORTS WITH BRYANT GUMBEL PROFILES LEGENDARY WRESTLER DIAMOND DALLAS PAGE; WHEN THE EMMY®-WINNING SHOW RETURNS AUG. 20, EXCLUSIVELY ON HBO Now in its 19th season, REAL SPORTS WITH BRYANT GUMBEL, TV’s most honored sports journalism series and the only sports program recognized with a prestigious 2012 […]