Earlier in the year, rumors popped up that Dolph Ziggler was going to leave WWE when his contract expired sometimes in 2015. The speculation is heating up again because Court Bauer, a former writer in the company, addressed the story. He stated that Ziggler could be following in the same path that John Morrison took. Morrison allowed his deal to expire because he was not getting a push.
June 20, 2015
At the Lucha Libre World Cup, TNA and Lucha Underground formed a partnership. John Morrison teamed up with Mr Anderson and Matt Hardy, all of whom were former WWE stars, during the trios tournament. Initially, the belief was that Anderson and Hardy would be teaming up with Drew Galloway since they all worked for the same company, but Galloway ended up being on the international team with El Mesias and Angelico instead.
May 25, 2015
Some rumors will never die, it seems. As the latest guest of Jim Ross on his podcast show, Melina was asked to address the issue once again. She stated that she was in a relationship with John Morrison for approximately eleven years. It was revealed that the two of them broke up because of rumors that she had cheated on Morrison with Batista, whom she stated was merely a friend backstage who stood up for her when others ridiculed her.
March 13, 2015
Earlier in the year, there were rumors floating around that Vince Russo was going to take over the creative department for Lucha Underground. John Morrison decided to chime in on the matter. He flat out stated that the rumors were not true. Morrison said that Russo was simply there to watch the show as a fan. He also stated that he and a couple of other stars did interviews with Russo that should be uploaded to YouTube in the near future.
March 9, 2015
When asked during a recent podcast interview about the differences between Lucha Underground and WWE, John Morrison took a little jab at Vince McMahon. He stated that the current front office that he works with does not have to deal with an eccentric billionaire coming in at the last minute to wipe out all the plans and ideas. Morrison also stated that his former company had way too many chefs in the kitchen when it comes to creative.
March 9, 2015
During a recent podcast interview, John Morrison was asked about the difference between working in WWE and working in Lucha Underground. He stated that he is facing a lot less restrictions in the ring with his current company. His previous employers prefer to put handcuffs on the performers by limiting what they are allowed to do. Morrison stated that it was refreshing to be able to come up with his own ideas for his matches.
March 9, 2015