More On MVP, RVD At Comic Con, Curtis Axel Discusses Ring Name

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More on MVP

MVP has come to terms on a deal with Lionsgate TV on a production deal. He is pushing back on reports suggesting TNA is interested in him.

RVD at San Diego Comic Con

Rob Van Dam is scheduled to appear at the San Diego Comic Con on Thursday, July 18th in San Diego, California on behalf of WWE. You can read the full scheduled at this link.

Curtis Axel Talks Ring Name

The Trentonian has a new article online featuring quotes from WWE Intercontinental Champion Curtis Axel. In it, he discusses not using his real name of Joe Hennig. Below is an excerpt:

“The advantage of having a different name is I could do my own thing,” he said. “I had to work harder to prove I could do it.”

He added that it is a myth that second- and third-generation stars like himself are automatically pushed. In fact, using the family name only gets automatic attention from the fans and pressure to be great.

“If you don’t live up to that, you’re a flop,” he said.

Click here to read the article in its entirety.

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