While making his routine entrance through the audience at the Smackdown taping in Jacksonville on Tuesday, Roman Reigns was verbally assaulted by a couple of kids who oddly used a term that is meant to be derogatory towards African Americans. The audience members rallied around Reigns and yelled at the kids, which angered their mother. Security came over and kicked the family out of the arena.
December 9, 2015
During his podcast interview show, Ric Flair reveals that he was never informed by WWE that they were going to mention Reid Flair in a story line during the last segment of Monday Night Raw. The creative department managed to stir up a good amount of emotions from the audience because people feel that the idea was tasteless. Charlotte's mother has already publicly criticized the angle.
November 18, 2015
On Monday, rumors had surfaced that Nikki Bella was going to be making her return to WWE because she posted on social media that she was heading to Europe. It turns out that the trip is family related. Nikki is taking her 83 year old grandmother to visit London and Paris. That means that her return will not be happening this week. No word yet on whether or not John Cena is accompanying them on the vacation.
November 10, 2015
Edmond Tayverdyan has been making a lot of headlines lately. The mother of Ronda Rousey thinks that her daughter has a horrible coach. Well, Tayverdyan is making an even more unusual headline. He is declaring bankruptcy. Despite having a good amount of fighters under his wings, Tayverdyan is claiming that he has no income. There's more to the story that we will hear about soon.
November 3, 2015
On camera, WWE does a lot of things for cancer awareness. According to Rene Dupree, that passion does not extend to the performers backstage. He revealed that about a decade ago, he received some backstage heat because he asked for time off to tend to his mother, who was diagnosed with the disease. Dupree states that management hates when performers ask for time off, especially during a push.
October 27, 2015
Since she was involved in an online dispute with someone that works backstage in the company, the belief is that Reby Sky is black listed from being signed to a contract. That does not appear to be a big issue to her since she is currently focused on being a new mother. Matt Hardy still generates a pretty good income for the family, so it is not a situation where she is desperate for work.
October 22, 2015