In a rather interesting development, WWE has decided to cancel the Shane McMahon DVD that they were working on. While the company did not give an official reason, the belief is that he did not want to be involved in the project. Management has been trying to downplay the fact that Shane has not been involved with the company since he walked away a a couple of years ago.
December 14, 2015
While some people feel that Bobby Lashley left WWE on bad terms, the former world heavyweight champion revealed the opposite during a recent interview. He stated that he still keeps in touch with Vince McMahon, which means that a return cannot be ruled out. Lashley also noted that he still keeps in touch with Shane McMahon pretty frequently. The two of them actually talked last week.
November 6, 2015
Last night, Batista had one of his biggest moments since leaving WWE for Hollywood. He was in England for the premiere of the new James Bond movie, where he plays a big villain. Alongside him was a familiar face to professional wrestling fans. Shane McMahon traveled from the United States to be there with his friend. That raises eyebrows since McMahon has avoided most things related to professional wrestling.
October 27, 2015
During his podcast interview, Taz provided the internet wrestling community with yet another reason to like Shane McMahon. While talking to the commentators one day, McMahon noticed that there were no padding by the announce tables. There was a big spot planned at the pay per view that would see the destruction of those tables. Since he was concerned about the safety of the performers, he started adding padding to the area.
October 23, 2015
For those of you that are wondering, Linda McMahon was indeed spotted at Summerslam. She was sitting in the audience with at least one family member. The former CEO of WWE has been around the company a bit more as of late. Much has been made about these appearances because Shane McMahon still refuses to attend the shows, even if it is a special occasion like Wrestlemania.
August 24, 2015
Since he was the son of the owner of WWE, Shane McMahon was worried that the wrestlers in the locker room were going to resent him for the perceived nepotism. It has now been revealed that in order to win over the boys, McMahon actually traveled on the road with them to live events instead of using the more luxurious travel means that the company had for him.
July 17, 2015
Even though he has been out of the company for several years now, WWE fans are still clamoring for Shane McMahon. It should come as no surprise that he is leading in votes on a poll that asks who Chris Jericho should interview next on his podcast show. The odds of that happening are extremely unlikely, as McMahon has distanced himself tremendously from the company. He doesn't even bother to make time to show up for Wrestlemania.
May 1, 2015
While a lot of wrestling fans still clamor for his return to WWE, Shane McMahon has expressed no desire to do so. In fact, he has been avoiding the family business for quite some time now. While everyone involved has been denying the backstage heat rumors, it speaks volume that McMahon doesn't even bother to attend Wrestlemania any more. That is the biggest event of the year, and one would expect him to at least be in attendance.
April 29, 2015