When it comes to making appearances on the independent wrestling circuit, Sting isn't usually one of the faces that you're going to see at these events. Well, the upcoming WWE Hall of Fame inductee has decided to sign on for three shows with Big Time Wrestling. One of the events will also feature former WCW star Lex Luger, which means that the reunion could make the event much more successful than normal.
February 9, 2016
When asked by Noelle Foley during a recent interview about which members of the nWo should be at the induction ceremony when the group gets honored, Kevin Nash stated that it should just be the original four, which consists of he, Hulk Hogan, Scott Hall and Sean Waltman. Nash feels that Waltman deserves to be honored because he represented the New World Order at live events since Hogan did not work those shows.
February 5, 2016
Earlier today, WWE issued an official announcement about the death of Iron Mike Sharpe at the age of 64. No cause of death has been reported at this point in time. Billing himself as the greatest athlete from Canada, Sharpe spent time in both the NWA and WWF, where he was memorably a jobber on the weekly television shows. Iron Mike spent some time training wrestlers after his retirement. His students include Charlie Haas.
January 18, 2016
When asked during a recent interview about his future in professional wrestling, Shawn Hernandez opted to divert attention to the fact that he is currently filming movies and television shows. The former TNA star also stated that he was not legally allowed to discuss the ugly contract situation that he and Lucha Underground were involved in last year. All that Hernandez could confirm was that the two sides are no longer working together.
January 12, 2016
Since WWE wants to create a huge buzz before Wrestlemania 32, there are reports that management wants to shock the audience by having AJ Styles be one of the mystery entrants at the Royal Rumble. The fact that the pay per view is in Orlando bodes well for Styles, since he wrestled in that area for several years with TNA. Management is hoping that the familiarity with AJ will create a huge reaction when he shows up.
January 11, 2016
Since his appearances in Sisters and Daddy's Home have been well received, there are reports that John Cena will be receiving more offers from Hollywood executives to make appearances in television shows and movies. The success of his upcoming reality television show will also determine how much time he spends away from WWE. Cena is expected to take these offers to help bring more exposure to the company.
December 30, 2015