As some of you may already know, Chris Masters has worked matches for AAA over the past year. Recently, he was injured while doing a show with them. Masters was a bit upset, so he took to social media to reveal that the promotion didn't give him a penny to help with the injury. Knowing that it would completely sever his relationship with the company, Masters wisely took down the status update.
February 12, 2016
Rumors sprung up recently that Jim Ross was going to be the new commentator for the weekly New Japan show that is aired on AXS TV, which would make sense because the legendary WWE broadcaster has much respect for the overseas promotion. Unfortunately, though, Ross took to social media to deny those reports, stating that the source has jumped the gun because no official deal has been made between the two sides.
January 15, 2016
It appears that Melina could be done with Lucha Underground. The promotion made the decision to replace her with independent wrestler Taya Valkyrie. There are reports floating around that the former WWE diva was very difficult to work with backstage. She has denied the allegations vehemently through social media. Melina states that these rumors are simply made up to make her look bad again.
December 3, 2015
Earlier this week, WWE made the decision to bring Tommy Dreamer back into the mix, and the move worked out much better than management expected. The ECW legend became a trend on social media and has been a hotter topic of discussion than initially thought. Dreamer is expected to remain with the promotion for at least a month so that they can work a big tag team match against the Wyatt Family.
December 1, 2015
The big announcement that Daniel Bryan teased through social media is the return of WWE to India. The promotion will be doing two shows in New Dehli in January. Management is hoping to have a good showing since the WWE Network just launched in that country. Though they will never admit it, management also wants to make sure that TNA does not gain ground on them in that territory.
November 4, 2015
Earlier in the week, the Young Bucks teased fans through social media by revealing that they have signed with a promotion but opted to avoid saying which company it was. It has now been revealed that ROH has signed the massively popular underground tag team to an exclusive deal. Though the deal is exclusive, keep in mind that Ring of Honor does have a working agreement with New Japan.
October 28, 2015
Through social media, the Young Bucks revealed to fans that they have signed a new contract. Of course, to make things fun, the brothers did not bother to reveal which promotion that they are signing with. Instead, they listed out Lucha Underground, WWE, ROH, TNA and New Japan. The belief is that the popular tandem has not signed with World Wrestling Entertainment because they have backstage heat there.
October 27, 2015
The first lady of ROH might be leaving the company, as Maria Kanellis has teased fans through social media about a potential departure. The gorgeous red head revealed to fans that her contract with the promotion expires at the end of the year. Maria has leverage in negotiations since she has other options for work. New Japan likes having her around, and TNA is said to have shown interest in signing her.
October 19, 2015
Another person making a return to the ring is Al Snow. He recently revealed through social media that he was now available for booking, and he is willing to travel all over the world if the deal was right. Snow still has a backstage job with TNA, but his schedule with the promotion has been reduced due to the structure of their television taping nowadays. He also might be in the best shape of his career.
October 17, 2015
A big fuss is being made by the internet wrestling community because Finn Balor decided to pay a visit to the offices of TNA. Photos were posted via social media, and they spread rather quickly. Some felt that he was disrespecting the company by doing the DX pose in the photo. In reality, though, Balor is respectful towards the promotion. Aside from going through negotiations with them, he also has a good amount of friends that work there.
October 2, 2015