During a recent interview, Vince Russo touched on the topic of Triple H booking WWE now. The former stated that the latter was a bit biased whenever he was still working as a full time in ring performer. However, now that he is booking performers that he does not consider peers, HHH is able to be more objective. It also helps that he's also a high ranking executive in World Wrestling Entertainment, so he's going to do what is best for business.
March 14, 2016
To give you an idea of just how shady the professional wrestling business used to be, Randy Savage was said to have been paranoid about doing the segment where Jake Roberts ties him up and lets the snake bite him in the arm. The idea was created by Vince McMahon. Savage had issues trusting McMahon, so he had Roberts get the snake to bite himself backstage to make sure that it wasn't poisonous. He didn't want to find out on camera.
March 13, 2016
When asked recently about why he was released from the company, Joey Ryan shared some interesting details about his relationship with TNA. He stated that the company released him because they were losing money when they started expanding their tour business. Ryan reiterated that he was not released because he did something wrong. Joey also states that he has a good relationship with management, so a return is possible.
March 13, 2016
In what seems to be an attempt to stay on good terms with the company in case he ever wants to do business with them again some day, Brutus Magnus has decided to clear the air on rumors about him leaving TNA. He stated that he never left them for GFW, as the promotion being launched by Jeff Jarrett is not in a position to offer anyone a long term contract. Magnus stated that he simply left the company because there wasn't enough money.
March 11, 2016
While many wrestling fans are thrilled that Shane McMahon has finally made his much anticipated return to WWE, that feeling of joy might soon be gone because reports have surfaced that he doesn't plan to stick around after his match at Wrestlemania with the Undertaker. This is designed to be a short term deal, and McMahon still wants to continue to make his mark on the business world. Another potential return hasn't been ruled out yet.
February 25, 2016
When asked if he would consider a return to WWE after being unceremoniously fired after bully allegations came to the surface, Bill DeMott stated that it would definitely be something that he would consider doing because of his love for professional wrestling. DeMott also stated that he loves the business so much that he takes every chance that he can get to attend wrestling seminars. There's still a chance that he might return to NXT.
February 18, 2016
The sky appears to be falling for AAA, a once proud organization. Reports have surfaced that Rey Mysterio is done with the promotion because they haven't been able to pay him on time. There is also said to be a complete lack of organization in the front office. The only way that the former world heavyweight champion would do business with Asistencia Asesoria Administracion is if they were to pay him up front and in full.
February 12, 2016
In a sign of how dedicated she is to the professional wrestling business, Natalya revealed that she has major issues with her eyes that causes her a lot of discomfort and pain. The longtime WWE diva stated that she could have surgery to repair the issue but doing so would force her to retire as an in ring performer, something that she is not quite ready to do at this point in time. She will continue to work through the issue.
January 24, 2016
Now that WWE has announced that Sting will be inducted into the hall of fame at Wrestlemania this year, the speculation will now begin as to who will get to induct the former world heavyweight champion. Right now, Ric Flair is the hot candidate, as the two of them have a genuine and shared respect for one another. Plus, Flair is one of the best talkers in the business, so it would make for an entertaining segment and heartwarming moment.
January 11, 2016