Never one to avoid controversy, Vince Russo has drawn the ire of the internet wrestling community yet again. The source of discontent stems from the fact that he took to social media to say that Sami Zayn, who made his debut on Monday Night Raw this week, was not a television star yet. He stated that while the hardcore fans might know of him, the masses just assumed that he was some jobber that was in the ring with John Cena.
May 6, 2015
Since he has proven himself to be one of the best promoters in professional wrestling, there is a lot of faith in Tommy Dreamer and his abilities. He recently teased through social media that there is a big announcement coming for House of Hardcore. The ECW legend stated that he is waiting for contracts to be finalized. With his track record, it would not come as a shock to anyone if he were able to secure a television deal for his events.
April 2, 2015
Those of you that watch Total Divas saw Paige with her new boyfriend. His name is Bradley Walden, and he is the lead singer of American post hardcore band Emarosa. Things might not be exactly as they appear, however. There are talks that the two of them are really not dating. Walden posted on social media that things on television are not always what they seem. He has also been posting photos of himself with who appears to be his actual girlfriend.
March 10, 2015
Since he has not been utilized on television in quite some time now, a lot of fans might have forgotten about Hornswoggle. He provided an update on his condition on social media recently. The man legally known as Dylan Postl recently underwent arthroscopic shoulder decompression surgery. He is not expected to be back on the road with WWE anytime soon. His last televised match was on Smackdown back in the beginning of October.
March 7, 2015
Since he unintentionally upset the internet wrestling community, JBL decided to go on social media to provide an apology and an explanation. He stated the "zombie Eddie Guerrero" comment was done in jest and that he would never insult his good friend. The WWE commentator also stated that he had just discussed the Rick Grimes character from the Walking Dead television series. That was why he made the reference to Guerrero being a zombie.
February 4, 2015
Through social media, Ryback revealed to fans that he was denied entry to a WWE live event in his hometown of Las Vegas over the weekend. He also stated that he purchased a ticket, yet was not allowed in. For clarification, this is simply a matter of him portraying his character and preserving the story line of him being fired by The Authority. The Big Guy is expected back on television soon. He is also scheduled for the Royal Rumble.
January 18, 2015
Over the last few days, fans have been speculating that Naomi was no longer going to be a part of the Total Divas cast because she was not around when promotional material was being created. We have now learned that the rumors are indeed true, as the diva herself took to social media to address the issue. She flat out stated that she was no longer a part of the reality television show, and she also revealed that it was not her choice. WWE made the decision.
December 13, 2014