Considering how well things have worked out for both sides, Dixie Carter is looking like a genius for signing a deal to get Impact Wrestling on Destination America. The network recently announced that TNA has helped them have their best first quarter in history. Carter recently secured some television deals in Canada and a couple of countries in Europe. That has helped to bring in more revenue for the company.
April 8, 2015
One of the biggest reasons why WWE opted to forgive Alundra Blayze and induct her into the hall of fame was because people in the front office wanted her to do the bit where she takes the championship belt out of the trash can. The feeling is that management has resented that incident in WCW all this time, and they wanted some closure. Some feel that it is a bit petty because it does not erase what happened in history.
April 4, 2015
In the past, WWE has been rumored to be putting more emphasis into the United States Heavyweight Championship. They seem very serious this time around. The start of plan began when they opted to put the secondary belt on John Cena, who is one of the biggest draws in the history of the industry. Now, they are doing a story line where the champion is defending the belt against any challenger on Monday Night Raw each week.
April 3, 2015
While a lot of fans have them listed as the best of all time, Devon refused to accept that honor for himself and Bully Ray. He stated in an interview that he will forever view themselves as the second best tag team in the history of professional wrestling. He states that the legendary Road Warriors should be listed at the top because everyone else is just picking up where Hawk and Animal left off.
April 1, 2015
When it comes to being old school, Bray Wyatt was that well before he was born. His family has a long history of toughness. On Sunday afternoon, while preparing for his big match against Undertaker at Wrestlemania, Wyatt suffered a severe ankle sprain. It was so bad that he was having trouble just standing backstage. The medical team put him in a cast to help alleviate the pain. Despite that, though, he still went through with his performance.
March 30, 2015
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