During a recent interview, Hulk Hogan revealed that he purposely avoided wrestling Rick Rude as much as he could. The reason for this is because Rude had quite the reputation of being a very violent individual when things are not going his way. Hogan pointed out that Rude physically assaulted the Ultimate Warrior because he said that Rude was not good enough of a worker to get a title shot.
September 29, 2015
During a recent interview, Scott Hall revealed that there were once plans for his character to break the leg of Randy Savage and retire the legend from the ring. However, those plans were changed because the Ultimate Warrior walked away from a scheduled tag team match that was to feature Hall and Ric Flair going up against Warrior and Savage. Instead, Curt Hennig was given a spot in the match, and everything changed.
September 23, 2015
Since he was the ruler of the empire for so long, it should come as no secret that Vince McMahon has seen relationships ruined backstage. The man rumored to be the next ruler has been busy mending fences for WWE. Triple H has been widely credited with getting Randy Savage, Ultimate Warrior and Bruno Sammartino back into the good graces of the company. Doing that has helped raised morale backstage.
September 20, 2015
During a recent convention, Brutus Beefcake revealed that he was promised the Intercontinental Championship on three separate occasions when he was working for WWE. He stated that guys like Honky Tonk Man, Ultimate Warrior and Rick Rude jumped in front of him in line. When Beefcake was finally scheduled to win the belt at a Summerslam, he ended up suffering a horrible facial injury.
August 15, 2015
For quite some time now, Hulk Hogan has been telling everyone that he made amends with Randy Savage and the Ultimate Warrior, two opponents who had a roller coaster relationship with the Hulkster over the years, before each men met their untimely demise. There are those within the industry that believe that he might have fabricated the reconciliation. There may even be some in WWE that feel that way as well.
January 17, 2015