In case you're wondering, it has been a while since we've heard Wade Barrett cutting his "bad news" promos. The reason for that is because WWE officials instructed him to stop doing it. Management was concerned because the fans were actually cheering on the character and simultaneously saying the catchphrase with Barrett. Since he is supposed to be a heel, the front office wanted to ensure that he only received boos instead of cheers.
March 28, 2015
Some possible good news for fans who are against the idea of Roman Reigns becoming the top star in WWE. There is now a really good chance that he does not get that opportunity because rumors have surfaced that Triple H has finally convinced Vince McMahon to let Brock Lesnar retain the heavyweight championship. The widespread feeling is that giving the belt to Reigns will actually hurt him in the long run because the fans are so against it right now.
March 26, 2015
While a lot of WWE fans are overjoyed right now about the Brock Lesnar news, they are about to be brought back down to earth for a bit when they realize that the new contract means that John Cena has a better chance of winning the United States Heavyweight Championship from Rusev at Wrestlemania. Since Lesnar will still be part time, the front office wanted a belt on Cena, so that he can use it to headline live events each week.
March 24, 2015
The Associated Press has revealed a rather interesting bit of news regarding the tragic incident involving Rey Mysterio and Perro Aguayo. The state prosecutor has confirmed that they are opening an investigation to see if manslaughter charges are needed. While certain fans may overreact to this bit of information, the prosecutor is simply doing due diligence into a situation where someone has passed away, even though it looked like an accident.
March 21, 2015
Some further details have been revealed about the offer that Brazzers made to Dolph Ziggler. He revealed during an interview that the porn company offered him a deal for $10,000. He also mentioned something about being able to pick his own partner. The goal was to use his popularity with professional wrestling fans to draw in people to their content. Obviously, WWE would not allow this to happen, as it would create negative news headlines.
March 21, 2015
Bad news for those of you that are still holding out hope that we will get to see the Undertaker before his high profile match against Bray Wyatt at Wrestlemania. WWE has no plans of doing that right now. The hope by management is that fans will subscribe to their online service to get a glimpse of the legendary performer since his big streak ending loss to Brock Lesnar at the pay per view last year. Giving him away for free is not something planned.
March 11, 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
Some good news for those of you that have been hoping for TNA to give Brutus Magnus another push towards the top of the ladder. It appears that management is quite interested in doing just that. The decision was made recently to pair him up with Mickie James, his real lie wife and the mother of his child, on Impact Wrestling. The hope is that her popularity will be an asset in trying to get the fans to buy into Magnus again.
February 26, 2015
Ever since their first pay per view in January, fans have been clamoring for news on the progress of GFW. Jeff Jarrett had been pretty quiet because he was busy wrapping up the post promotional work for the event. During a recently released video, Jarrett did provide another exciting details for the fans that have been waiting for another promotion to come shake up the industry. Global Force Wrestling has been confirmed to be based in Las Vegas.
February 24, 2015
During a recent interview with Under the Mat Radio, Koko B Ware revealed some bad news for professional wrestling fans who grew up watching him during the 1980s. Frankie suffered a horrific death an unspecified amount of time ago. The popular pet bird was in the house when it caught on fire. The WWE hall of fame inductee also revealed that he has another pet bird that he also named Frankie. They apparently look identical.
February 23, 2015