In a rather interesting bit of news, Jim Cornette is claiming that ROH is not being paid by Destination America, which recently picked up their second professional wrestling promotion. He is insinuating that the company was forced to take the deal because they wanted to be available in every state, which was not the case when they were simply being aired on the Sinclair syndicate.
July 26, 2015
According to Jim Cornette, the reason why Kevin Owens is now finding major success in WWE is because he has changed his personality. The legendary manager stated that the former NXT champion was a bit difficult to deal with backstage throughout the majority of his career. Cornette stated that Owens refused to listen to management when he was on the independent wrestling circuit.
July 26, 2015
Since he has long been known as one of the most difficult personalities to deal with in the industry, the belief was that it was very likely that Jim Cornette would ever work for a major professional wrestling promotion again. However, that is exactly what he is going to be doing. Cornette revealed on his podcast show that he will be working with Jeff Jarrett on June 12, 2015 and the following day when GFW does live events in Tennessee.
May 1, 2015
Since it does not get mentioned as often as the ones done by Steve Austin, Chris Jericho and Jim Ross, the Roddy Piper podcast has flown largely under the radar. For those that are interested, the WWE legend is still doing his interview shows on a weekly basis. The latest episode involves an entertaining discussion with the always controversial and opinionated Jim Cornette. Interestingly enough, the previous episode involved Vince Russo.
January 29, 2015