Thanks in large part to the success of his Arrow television show, Stephen Amell was already making a name for himself in Hollywood. By teaming up with WWE, he made a very wise business decision. The actor revealed that he received more fans because of his appearance. His social media followers have increased a bit since Monday Night Raw, which means that more wrestling fans are now following him.
August 14, 2015
When Dana White posted something on social media about professional wrestling being fake, he received the ire of the internet wrestling community and the wrestlers themselves. Steve Austin defended White on his latest podcast by noting that White has been mostly respectful towards the business and has friends in the industry. Austin also stated that White has personally treated him with nothing but respect.
August 7, 2015
Not lacking any confidence whatsoever, Virgil feels that he can still be relevant in professional wrestling, and he wants to prove it by teaching Sasha Banks the intricacies of the business. The man legally known as Mike Jones took to social media to offer his services to the diva, but it is unlikely that WWE will allow this to happen.
July 21, 2015
Earlier this year, it was announced that Shelton Benjamin would be joining the innagural roster of GFW. However, it has now been revealed that the former Intercontinental Champion was smart enough of a businessman to negotiate with other companies at the same time. Benjamin stated through social media that he did indeed have negotiations with TNA. He revealed that both parties shared a mutual interest, but a deal could not be reached at the time.
May 29, 2015
If you're a big professional wrestling fan, and you want to interact with one of the prettiest performers in the industry, then you might need to check out the Maria Kanellis Twitter account. She has long been praised as being one of the more active stars on social media, responding to questions and comments from her fans. Maria has also shown that she is adept at using her account to promote her various business ventures.
May 4, 2015
In a very heartwarming message, Mick Foley thanks AJ Lee through social media for her contributions to the professional wrestling industry. He stated that she was a pioneer because she proved to WWE that you do not have to be a cookie cutter diva in order to succeed in the business. The former world heavyweight champion also stated that AJ was the person that paved the way for performers like Paige to get a chance with the company.
April 5, 2015
The next series of Impact Wrestling episodes being taped in May should be interesting ones. There are talks that Elijah Burke could be making his return to TNA during that point in time. He even teased it publicly on social media. Burke left the company more than two years ago and has remained active on the independent wrestling circuit. Despite being one of the best talkers in the business, WWE showed no interest in bringing him back on board.
March 13, 2015
As many of you already know, Zack Ryder is rarely utilized by WWE and Adam Rose is someone that has unfortunately gotten lost in the shuffle. The two of them, however, have been generating some interest from the internet wrestling community because it appears that they are fighting with one another through social media. The belief is that they are just playfully ribbing one another, a tradition in the business. No real backstage heat.
February 24, 2015
While there were a lot of assumptions that there would be backstage heat on Kevin Nash for going on social media and telling fans that he has no intentions of ever doing business again with WWE, the opposite has been true. Management is aware that he is one of the guys in the industry that still enjoys pulling the wool over the eyes of fans. It is believed that Nash understand why the company had to suspend him and did not take it personal.
January 22, 2015