Even though he has already turned them down, WWE still is trying to convince Shawn Michaels to make an appearance at Wrestlemania 32 and have a big role. Aside from badly needing star power at the event, management wants Michaels there because it is taking place at AT&T Stadium in Dallas, Texas. Shawn, of course, is from San Antonio and still massively popular in his home state. Some are guessing that he will be a special referee.
February 3, 2016
While many felt that it was a really nice gesture by Ric Flair and Shawn Michaels to give a matching Rolex watch to Charlotte, there are some that feel that it was much too soon to be doing that. Winning the Divas Championship is viewed as an accomplish, but her career in WWE still has a long way to go. It might have been better to wait until she was towards the tail end of her career. Charlotte still has yet to work a match at Wrestlemania.
November 1, 2015
When Shawn Michaels does not want to do something, he is not opposed to leaving. The former world heavyweight champion revealed that he walked out of Wrestlemania 30 early because he refused to be a part of the legends that were supposed to come out and celebrate the title victory with Daniel Bryan in the main event. Michaels did not feel that it was the right ending to do.
June 24, 2015
Since the company is hoping to break records at the next Wrestlemania, they are already coming up with a list of wrestlers that they can call to perform. One of those names that has already received an offer is Shawn Michaels. He revealed that to Jim Ross on his podcast show this week. Michaels stated that he was not interested in working backstage with WWE because he no longer has the passion required, but he did not rule out an in ring return.
April 16, 2015
At Wrestlemania, fans finally got to witness the much anticipated showdown between two of the greatest stables of all time, the nWo and DX. While scripting the match and segment, many backstage felt that a lot of the alliances and logic did not make sense. Hulk Hogan, Kevin Nash and Scott Hall were longtime enemies of Sting. Plus, they are also real life friends with Shawn Michaels, Triple H and Sean Waltman. WWE went through with it anyways.
April 2, 2015
In the sixth match at Wrestlemania, Undertaker defied age and time to defeat Bray Wyatt. While the bout was not nearly as epic as the ones he had against Shawn Michaels and Triple H, the veteran performer still looked very solid in the ring. A lot of high impact moves were done by both wrestlers. Wyatt managed to kick out of the first Tombstone Piledriver, which doesn't happen frequently, but the second one was too much for him.
March 29, 2015
In the third match at Wrestlemania, Triple H defeated Sting by pin fall after hitting him with the end of a sledgehammer during a Stinger Splash attempt. The match thrilled the audience because Sean Waltman, Shawn Michaels, Billy Gunn and Road Dogg came out to help HHH, while Hulk Hogan, Kevin Nash and Scott Hall came out to help their former WCW cohort. In the end, though, Vince McMahon made sure WWE won the battle.
March 29, 2015
When it comes to ladder matches, one of the most memorable ones involves Scott Hall and Shawn Michaels. That classic will forever be remembered by WWE fans. Management is hoping to capture some of that magic at Wrestlemania this year. Michaels himself noted on social media that a ladder match can have a major impact on the career of a performer. He feels that one of these guys might become a bigger star because of it.
March 14, 2015
After weeks of rumors, it now appears that WWE has decided to go ahead with the induction of Kevin Nash into their hall of fame. The ceremony will take place during Wrestlemania weekend. While there are a good amount of candidates to give the induction speech, it appears that management has opted to go with Shawn Michaels, as they want to promote the fact that the later was very instrumental in helping the former become a star in wrestling.
February 22, 2015