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
For years, WWE has made millions of dollars off of the popularity of Hulk Hogan. This week, he ends up costing them millions of dollars. Thanks to the racial scandal that surfaced through the mainstream media this week, the company saw the value of their stocks take a $50 million plummet. It is hard to blame investors for being upset with the former world heavyweight champion.
July 25, 2015
In what can be considered quite the pleasant surprise, Undertaker was recently confirmed to be a part of Summerslam. Well, things got even better, as reports have now surfaced that the former world heavyweight champion is supposed to work a match at the pay per view. Sting is reportedly booked for a match as well, but no confirmation yet that the two of them will be in the same ring that night.
July 17, 2015
After he worked his historic match at Wrestlemania, Sting revealed to fans that he was open to making a return if WWE were to come up with something suitable. It looks like the two sides have it figured out now, as the former world heavyweight champion is reportedly going to be working Summerslam. He will appear on television prior to the pay per view to promote his involvement.
July 16, 2015
A post on Instagram where Sheamus shares a throwback photo that is beyond interesting. He mentioned that he was taking the family out to dinner. To his right is a woman with a mustache. The former world heavyweight champion is also holding up a middle eastern midget.
July 9, 2015
A post on Twitter where Ric Flair is about to have sex with Carol Brady from the Brady Bunch television show. It is an edited photo from a parody account that specializes in putting the former world heavyweight champion in weird situations. Quite an interesting vision to see.
June 8, 2015
While the topic has not been brought up much lately, WWE is still interested in using Sting at Summerslam. They just have not been able to figure out how they want to make that happen. There are those backstage that want to save him for Wrestlemania, but there are others who are pushing to bring him back because they feel that the former world heavyweight champion can be utilized to help increase the amount of subscribers that they have.
June 7, 2015
In a rather interesting development, WWE has decided to pull Kevin Owens from the upcoming series of live events. The NXT Heavyweight Champion was initially scheduled to work matches against John Cena at these shows. Since he has been pulled, the front office decided to add Wade Barrett as a replacement. He will more than likely work the matches against Cena. No word yet on why Owens was pulled for the weekend.
June 5, 2015