It appears that we are not going to be seeing photos of Sabu and Big Show drinking beers together on social media anytime soon. The two of them apparently have backstage heat. The former ECW Heavyweight Champion posted a message accusing Show of snitching him out to management. The post has since been deleted.
June 26, 2015
Rumors are running rampant right now that WWE is in talks to purchase EVOLVE, a wrestling promotion based in the northeast. The company is owned and operated by Gabe Sapolsky, who is widely regarded as one of the most creative minds in the industry. He is a former protege of Paul Heyman in ECW.
June 10, 2015
A post on Twitter where Axl Rotten tries to clear up the confusion over comments that he made in regards to death matches. The former ECW star caused a little bit of controversy after his podcast interview with Chris Jericho because the internet wrestling community felt that he was disrespectful towards the thing that propelled his career.
June 9, 2015
A post on Instagram where Chris Jericho revealed that he is interviewing Axl Rotten tonight. The two of them will talk about the rise and fall of ECW, while also talking about how bad things have gotten for Rotten, who is now in a wheelchair. Jericho was one of the first wrestlers to donate money to Rotten for his expensive medical bills.
June 8, 2015
Life is extremely rough for Axl Rotten at the moment. He has been in the hospital for the past seven months because his back gave out on him. Since the former ECW star has been unable to work, he has exhausted all of his medical coverage. Rotten is now seeking help. Fans thus far have thrown $1055 towards his GoFundMe goal of $12000 over the first three weeks. Doctors have told him that he will never be able to wrestle again.
May 25, 2015
When it comes to credentials, Sabu has done enough in the industry to earn himself an induction into the hall of fame. He has sacrificed his body for years to entertain the fans. When asked recently if he would be interested in an induction by WWE, he stated that he would decline if the offer was made. The ECW legend stated that their induction is not designed to honor the wrestlers. It is more motivated by money than anything else.
May 21, 2015
Yesterday, there were reports that Tommy Dreamer was backstage at an NXT event. That led many to believe that he was simply visiting friends backstage. However, he did a lot more than that. The ECW legend was brought out by Joey Styles to work a match against Baron Corbin. The reason why WWE opted to do that was because the event was being held in Philadelphia. They felt that it would be a nice treat for their fans there.
May 16, 2015
If you ever hear Tommy Dreamer saying that he is going to do something, then you should believe wholeheartedly that he is going to put his best efforts into making it happen. The legendary ECW star has taken a huge step forward for House of Hardcore. An official announcement has been made that the promotion will start airing shows on Fight Network. The deal is for eight episodes with an option to extend that even further in the future.
April 16, 2015