For years, WWE was never willing to spend the money to bring in the ultra talented AJ Styles. Things have changed a bit now that they have found success by signing independent wrestlers. Styles mentioned during a recent interview that he would certainly be open to the idea of joining World Wrestling Entertainment if they were to put together a deal that really hard to resist.
August 26, 2015
Some disturbing news on Sabu have surfaced today. Apparently, he left a hotel room in really awful conditions. An employee of the hotel gave details to the wrestling promoter that had brought the ECW legend to town for a show. It is being said that there dog feces all over the floor and walls. The hotel staff also found drugs and syringes. The promoter is warning other independent wrestling promoters.
August 24, 2015
Throughout his life, Sean Waltman has done a lot of things wrong. Now that he is older, he is starting to admit some of those things. During his podcast interview with Steve Austin, the former WWE star confessed that he did drugs right before he had a match with AJ Styles on the independent wrestling circuit. The belief is that the drug of choice at the time was meth.
August 19, 2015
When Scott Hall got into an alcohol fueled incident at an independent wrestling show not too long ago, the belief was that WWE was going to avoid him for a long period of time. It turns out that it was not as long as many had expected. The former Intercontinental Champion has been signed to make an appearance during Summerslam weekend. He will more than likely sign autographs and take photos with fans.
August 18, 2015
In a sign that he is still relevant to the mainstream audience, Jake Roberts has revealed that his documentary will be released in theaters. It will not be a nationwide release, however. Only certain markets will be showing the film. That is still considered a huge victory, as independent films have a hard time getting aired in theaters that normally prefer movies from the big studios.
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
For those of you that are wondering about his whereabouts since leaving TNA, Sam Shaw is still very much involved in professional wrestling. Right now, he is working live events on the independent wrestling circuit. Shaw is also keeping himself relevant and paid by appearing at conventions. He might still make a return someday to Impact Wrestling, but for now, he is doing his own thing.
August 16, 2015
For those of you that are waiting for Bully Ray to make a major announcement on what the future of his professional wrestling career holds, it is not going to happen. He's an old school guy that likes to surprise the audience. For now, he is more than pleased to work the independent wrestling circuit until he finds a contract to his liking. The former world champion is having no problems getting booked.
August 14, 2015
For those of you that are wondering how well AJ Styles is doing nowadays, the former world heavyweight champion accidentally revealed that he is receiving $8,000 for working two shows in the United Kingdom in October. Styles also will be provided with airfare and hotel accommodations. Financially, he appears to be rather comfortable, even though he is independent.
August 9, 2015
There is some concern within the internet wrestling community after hearing recent comments from Daniel Bryan. The fear is that he is going to be leaving WWE if management does not clear him to wrestle. Bryan would have absolutely no problems with being booked on the independent wrestling circuit, as promoters would probably hand over blank checks to the former world champion.
August 8, 2015