Some fans who watched Monday Night Raw were rather upset with Chris Jericho because they believed that the former world heavyweight champion made a racial comment regarding the Usos. Jericho stated that they were his "back of the bus" boys. Well, several WWE stars chimed in on social media and explained that the term was describing wrestlers who partied at the back of the bus after live events.
January 12, 2016
Rumors surfaced over the weekend that James Storm was in attendance at the NXT live event in Nashville. Some even go so far as to say that the former TNA World Heavyweight Champion was actually sitting in the front row. There were also those that said that Storm was watching from the backstage area. To clear up the rumor, he took to social media and let everyone know that he was a bar with his buddy.
October 3, 2015
Fans that attended WWE live events over the weekends missed out on the chance to see the world heavyweight champion in action. Management gave Seth Rollins a couple of days off, so that he can go on vacation in the Dominican Republic. He went there with his girlfriend, Zahra Schreiber, who was recently released by World Wrestling Entertainment because racial photos showed up on social media.
September 6, 2015
If you are lucky enough to wander into the backstage area or at WWE headquarters, then you are probably going to see Triple H walking around with a bit more swagger than usual. The former world heavyweight champion revealed through social media that NXT live event being held in Brooklyn during Summerslam weekend has officially sold out. Approximately 13,000 fans are expected.
August 10, 2015
When the announcement was made that Jushin Liger was going to be working a live event in Brooklyn for NXT, some speculations were made that there was a lot more to the story since the masked legend works for New Japan. William Regal took to social media to explain to the internet wrestling community that it was simply a matter of him calling someone that he has known for three decades for a favor.
July 18, 2015
Some good news for Zack Ryder fans across the country. You can now have the opportunity to watch him at live events in your hometown again. The longtime WWE star noted through social media that this was the first time that he was back on the road touring with the company since the beginning of November. Ryder has worked a couple of televised matches during that stretch, but he has spent much of his time off the road for whatever reasons.
March 2, 2015
The mystery of Finn Balor and his supposed injury just got a bit cloudier. The NXT star was given time off from the latest string of live events, which led to speculations that he was indeed hurt. However, social media photos of the former New Japan star skiing have surfaced. It is highly unlikely that any performer, especially those in the developmental program, would partake in such a risky physical activity if they were nursing an injury.
January 28, 2015
Through social media, Ryback revealed to fans that he was denied entry to a WWE live event in his hometown of Las Vegas over the weekend. He also stated that he purchased a ticket, yet was not allowed in. For clarification, this is simply a matter of him portraying his character and preserving the story line of him being fired by The Authority. The Big Guy is expected back on television soon. He is also scheduled for the Royal Rumble.
January 18, 2015