With the creative department scrambling around backstage to change up the script for Monday Night Raw tonight, the latest rumors from backstage is that WWE has decided to add Ric Flair to the show. No word yet on what his involvement will entail, but he could be doing an angle with Charlotte. There is also speculation that he could be working an angle with Sting, since the two of them have quite the history together.
August 24, 2015
Some sad news to report. It has now been revealed that Pedro Morales has been suffering from Parkinson's disease. No word on how long he has had the condition. Morales is one of the biggest legends in the history of WWE. He was the first man in the history of the company to have held the world heavyweight championship, Intercontinental Championship and tag team championship.
August 14, 2015
During an interview with Fox Sports, Roman Reigns confirmed that he was indeed chosen to win the world heavyweight championship at Wrestlemania. He confirmed that management informed him of their decision the night before. That means that the change of plans happened on the following day. WWE has a history of changing things up late in the game.
August 13, 2015
Even though WWE is doing everything in their power to distance themselves from him, Hulk Hogan is still telling fans that he is aiming to work a match at Wrestlemania 32. There is actually a chance of that happening. If management determines that the heat has died down on Hogan, then they will gladly bring him back because they need as much star power as possible at what should be the biggest event in company history.
August 11, 2015
People are always advised to find something that they love to do so that it does not feel like a job. Matt Striker is someone that took that advice and has done some pretty amazing things. The commentator recently revealed that he is the first man in the history of professional wrestling to call Wrestlemania, Wrestle Kingdom and Triplemania.
August 9, 2015
History might have been extremely different for Brock Lesnar had one of the writers been able to convince Stephanie McMahon to go along with his idea. Had it gone through, Lesnar would have portrayed a tough guy that was also gay. Management did like the idea enough to where they ended up using it for Billy Gunn and Chuck Palumbo instead.
July 30, 2015
Lennox Lewis is one of the greatest fighters in the history of boxing. To capitalize on his name, WWE offered him close to $8 million to take on Brock Lesnar in a shoot fight. Lewis was interested but immediately backed out of the fight because management informed him that Lesnar would not be wearing any padded boxing gloves during the match.
July 15, 2015
As of right now, WWE will no longer have the services one of the best writers in the history of the company. Brian Gewirtz has completely left the promotion and will now be working as an executive for a production company owned by Dwayne Johnson. Gewirtz was always the guy that Johnson requested whenever he made appearances for World Wrestling Entertainment.
July 9, 2015