For those of you that are critical towards Justin Gabriel for giving up on his career in WWE, it should be noted that he really tried hard to turn things around. He even came up with a new gimmick called Darewolf, a combination of a daredevil and a werewolf. Gabriel claims that Vince McMahon really liked the idea, but Triple H was the one that shot it down. Gabriel then tried working in NXT, but eventually realized his chance would never come.
March 19, 2015
There was a point in time where Puerto Rico was one of the biggest professional wrestling hot beds on the entire planet. That has changed tremendously. Wrestlers are not as enthusiastic about working on the island like they used to be. Mexico and Japan still remain two of the hottest scenes outside of the United States. Europe has seemingly overtaken the island as well. Free agents like Samoa Joe and Justin Gabriel are unlikely to work there.
February 28, 2015
It is a basically a foregone conclusion that Adrian Neville is going to eventually end up on the main roster in WWE. The belief is that management believes that he can be a big star because of his finisher. They feel that the corkscrew shooting star press is a move that can generate a connection with the audience, much like what Justin Gabriel was able to do with his finishing move. Management just needs to keep having faith in Neville afterwards.
February 17, 2015
For the small portion of you out there that are hoping that Justin Gabriel will make a return to WWE some day, you should make certain to not hold your breath. Management is said to be furious about him walking out on the company. There is said to be an enormous amount of backstage heat on him, even though he is a bottom of the card guy. Gabriel is unlikely to ever be welcomed back into the company, which he is fine with.
February 3, 2015