After years of living on the edge, Jake Roberts warmed the hearts of professional wrestling fans when he was able to finally quit alcohol and drugs. He has been feeling a lot better since doing that. Life has gotten back on track. Now, the WWE legend wants to get rid of yet another one of his vices. Through social media, he informed his fans that he is going to try to stop smoking cigarettes.
August 25, 2015
Since she is now working full time on the main roster, the popular belief is that Sasha Banks will be dropping the NXT Divas Championship this upcoming weekend at the Takeover event in Brooklyn. She claims otherwise. Sasha acknowledged that people have been predicting a title loss for her, but she denied it by saying that there are bigger plans in the works by WWE that fans are not privy to at the moment.
August 21, 2015
During an interview session to promote Summerslam, Brock Lesnar told ESPN that he felt that Vince McMahon was better than Dana White. The former UFC Heavyweight Champion acknowledged that the statement might bother White a little, but it is true. Lesnar also did not have too much of a problem with White saying that wrestling was fake because it is really scripted.
August 18, 2015
As some of you already know, Edge has been starring in a television show called Haven for the past couple of years. It looks like he is going to have a bit more free time now, as SyFy opted not to renew the series after five seasons. Fear now, however, as the former WWE star has found work on an independent film. Adam Copeland should be able to rebound from this setback just fine.
August 18, 2015
A very interesting list was released by WWE this week. It ranked the performers with the most victories on pay per view events. Undertaker was the top guy with 91 victories. John Cena was right behind him at 85, which should provide even further fuel for his critics. Triple H, Kane and Edge rounded out the top five with 80, 63 and 59 victories respectively.
August 14, 2015
Things were pretty tense there for a while between Edge and Matt Hardy. They usually are when one friend starts an affair with the girlfriend of the other friend. Nowadays, the two of them get along just fine. Hardy recently congratulated Adam Copeland on landing a role on the Flash television show. In return, Copeland congratulated Hardy on the new baby.
August 14, 2015
It is not very often that WWE will be brutally honest about things, but Stephanie McMahon was just that during a recent interview. She acknowledged that there were particular fans that are not fond of what the product has become. Stephanie also revealed that the reason why NXT was created was because Triple H wanted to draw in those fans with something a bit different.
August 11, 2015
Earlier in the week, Jerry Lynn asked for help from fans that he entertained over the years, and he received it in a big way. His GoFundMe account raised more than enough money for his much needed neck surgery. Lynn has vowed to pledge the currently $3,000 extra donations to a charity called Nashville Rescue Mission.
August 8, 2015
Since superheroes are the rage nowadays, it makes sense that the Flash is one of the most popular shows on television. In what can be considered his biggest break in Hollywood thus far, Edge has now joined the cast and will portray a villain known as Atom Smasher in the upcoming season. His character has superhuman strength and can grow to enormous size.
July 16, 2015