The relationship between Bret Hart and Roddy Piper might be a bit closer than what a lot of fans realize. Hart stated that Piper was his closest friend in the business, and he owes a lot of the success of his career to him. Hart also noted that Piper was the only wrestler that went to visit him when he suffered a stroke back in 2002. Piper died from a heart attack on Friday.
August 1, 2015
During a recent interview, Rob Van Dam revealed some rather interesting details about his business relationship with WWE. While he is not officially under contract as a performer, the former world heavyweight champion is not legally allowed to work for TNA or ROH because he has a merchandise deal. RVD states that he intends to make another return some day, but he is in no rush to do so at the moment.
July 31, 2015
Earlier in the year, there were rumors that Eric Bischoff was going to sign with GFW and help out on the production side of things. However, since he has legal issues with TNA, Jeff Jarrett may be reluctant to go down that route at this point in time because he has a business relationship with Dixie Carter currently. Things may change down the line, however.
July 29, 2015
To further enhance their business relationship with Arnold Schwarzenegger, two playable Terminator characters will be available in the upcoming WWE 2K16 for those that order the game before it is officially released. The characters are going to be based off of the cyborgs from the first two movies in the series.
July 27, 2015
As some of you may already know, Sonjay Dutt has been working diligently behind the scenes to help get GFW off the ground. For those of you that are wondering, the working relationship between he and Jeff Jarrett started when the two of them were working on Ring Ka King, which was a project that TNA launched in India. Dutt is said to have a great mind for the business.
July 20, 2015
When asked about his relationship with the late Dusty Rhodes, MVP stated that the American Dream was the only man that could give him a kiss on the cheeks and not cause him to flinch. The man known as Alvin Burke stated that he was fine with it because Rhodes treated him like a son. He even said that Rhodes would introduce him to people as his "darkest son".
July 18, 2015
The business relationship between WWE and Tatsumi Fujinami continues to grow. The legendary performer has now signed a legends contract with the company. While there is a slight chance that he might make appearances in the United States, the more likely purpose of the deal is for him to help promote World Wrestling Entertainment in his home country of Japan.
July 13, 2015
While the odds of it happening are seemingly really thin, rumors have it that Jeff Jarrett is continuing to hold on to hope that he can get Rey Mysterio to make an appearance for GFW when they start filming for television. His business relationship with AAA means that the deal cannot be completely ruled out just yet.
July 9, 2015