When the controversial tape came out and Hulk Hogan became vilified, the belief was that he was going to have to wait a while before signing any new endorsement contracts, especially after WWE dropped him unceremoniously. Well, it turns out that the wait was not that long after all. Fan Picks has signed Hogan to a deal. The legendary performer will promote the fantasy sports website.
September 11, 2015
While a lot of companies have been avoiding Hulk Hogan over the recent racial controversy, a production company in England is going the opposite direction. They're welcoming the former world heavyweight champion with open arms. Simply Prestige is bringing Hogan and a couple of other older wrestlers to town for an intimate meet and greet with the fans. He'll be discussing his personal and professional life with them.
September 9, 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
While some fans are emotionally acting out against WWE for being so quick to fire Hulk Hogan, Eric Bischoff, who happens to be a good friend of Hogan, defended Vince McMahon for his decision. He mentioned that a publicly traded company has to be sensitive towards their fans, investors, advertisers, board members, mainstream media and others. It was a necessary move to make.
July 30, 2015
When Hulk Hogan was forced to vacate his position as a judge on Tough Enough, fans excitedly speculated on which legend was going to be replacing him. Ric Flair and Bret Hart were the two names that were mentioned the most. However, WWE opted to go in a different direction by simply using Miz in the role. He is a great talker, so he should be able to handle the job just fine.
July 28, 2015
While he had no qualms about discussing the topic through social media, CM Punk opted for the high road when asked about the Hulk Hogan controversy during a questions and answers session with UFC fans this week. The former world heavyweight champion playfully mocked Hogan online by referencing an old Booker T interview and the much maligned Bill Cosby, another 80s icon.
July 26, 2015
During a recent interview, Hulk Hogan went out of his way to praise Kevin Owens, who happens to be one of the hottest stars in WWE now. Hogan stated that Owens reminded him of old school wrestlers who did not have the physique but were capable of making you believe that wrestling was real. Hogan stated that Owens turned him into a fan again.
June 23, 2015
The war of words between Hulk Hogan and CM Punk continues to wage on. While doing a sports talk show, Punk was asked about the situation. When the broadcaster mentioned that Hogan was a fan of the Tampa Bay Lightnings, Punk immediately stated that Hogan was not really a fan. It is just something that he says to people.
June 18, 2015
There is a little backstage heat going on right now between Hulk Hogan and CM Punk, and it has nothing to do with professional wrestling. The two have exchanged some words due to comments that Hogan made about the Chicago Blackhawks, the hockey team that Punk is fanatical about. The tension isn't really all that serious.
June 9, 2015
Long known as someone that can easily generate a buzz with the fans, Hulk Hogan is at it again. This time, he is telling the world that he has been in negotiations with Sylvester Stallone to play a big villain in the upcoming Expendables movie. There may be some merit to the story because Stallone did cast Hogan in a Rocky film early on in his wrestling career. The movie series has grown stagnant, so they need something big to happen.
May 27, 2015