When it was announced that Madusa was going to be inducted into the WWE hall of fame during Wrestlemania, the belief was that the front office was going to choose one of the current divas to do the honor. The speculations turned out to be true, as the company has now revealed that Natalya has been chosen for the part. Some were pushing for Paul Heyman to do the speech since he is a great talker and the two of them have history in WCW.
March 28, 2015
In another sign that people are allowing their high emotions to overrule their logic, Rey Mysterio has reportedly been receiving death threats since the incident that cost the wrestling world the life of Perro Aguayo. It is strange for that to happen because most people know that it was an accident. It is also hard to believe because Mysterio is one o the most beloved performers in the history of wrestling in Mexico.
March 22, 2015
A name that Jeff Jarrett would love to have attached to GFW is none other than Jerry Lawler. The two of them have a very long history together. They worked with one another in the Memphis territory decades ago. Lawler would bring instant credibility to the promotion if he were one of the voices at the commenting table. Jarrett will more than likely contact Lawler, but it is highly unlikely that a contract will be offered at this point.
March 3, 2015
While many people are under the impression that Dusty Rhodes is done with his latest televised stint with WWE, that may not necessarily be the case. There are talks that he could be brought back at Wrestlemania when the two brothers engage in their rematch. There are also talks going around of having Rhodes doing something with Sting, as the two real life friends share a very long and storied history together in the NWA and WCW.
February 27, 2015
One of the big reasons why people believe that Samoa Joe is going to be heading to New Japan for a stint is the fact that he already has a good amount of friends that are working overseas. The belief is that he would be a perfect candidate to join the red hot Bullet Club stable. His character already has quite the history with AJ Styles, and the move would give him an immediate connection with the audience a good story line to work with.
February 22, 2015
Earlier in the year, there were reports that Larry Zbyszko was going to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame at Wrestlemania this year. Management felt that his history with Bruno Sammartino was enough of a connection that the modern fans would accept the induction. It looks like that is going to have to wait at least another year. For whatever reasons, management has decided to remove him from the list of inductees this year.
February 22, 2015