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
Reports recently surfaced that Jack Swagger had deleted his social media account, which quickly led to the internet wrestling community to speculate that he could be upset with his status within WWE. However, the certified account is still up and running. Swagger wants more of a role, but he has not been overtly expressing his displeasure backstage or anything.
July 17, 2015
Now that he is no longer with the company, Gunner is freely talking about why TNA allowed him to leave. For starters, he feels that the company is still trying to trim the budget, so his salary was something that they didn't want on their books. Secondly, the man legally known as Chad Lail feels that he upset management when he complained about not being used properly.
July 15, 2015
If you are one of the fans that are hoping to see Justin Gabriel back in WWE, you should stop holding your breath now. The high flyer revealed in a recent interview that Triple H was rather upset with him for giving his notice via telephone. Gabriel claims that he was told that he would have to wait for ages if he ever wanted to come back, which he has no plans on doing at the moment.
July 13, 2015
During a recent podcast interview with Chris Jericho, Renee Young revealed that she actually cried when she found out that WWE was forcing her to change her name when she joined the company. She was upset because she had established herself as a television personality under her real name. Renee revealed that she rejected a couple of the names that management suggested to her.
July 12, 2015
Rumors are floating around now that there is some resentment towards Kevin Owens from the other wrestlers on the roster. The developmental wrestlers have backstage heat with him because he was promoted ahead of them and very quickly. Some main roster guys are upset because he was given an immediate push, which WWE doesn't usually do.
July 3, 2015
When asked during a recent interview about Dolph Ziggler using the super kick finishing move, Shawn Michaels stated that he was more than fine with it because wrestlers need to recycle moves. He stated that he would be a hypocrite for being upset because he himself took some moves from the legendary Ricky Morton, the king of tag team matches.
July 1, 2015
During a recent interview, Bobby Lashley stated that a lot of professional wrestling fans are going to be mad when CM Punk makes his UFC debut and actually wins the fight. A lot of WWE fans are still upset with Punk for leaving, so they are being petty by rooting against him doing well in MMA. Lashley is well aware of this, so he is not afraid to speak out.
June 19, 2015
As some of you already know, WWE is quite upset with ROH right now because they are releasing an action figure for Kevin Owens, who is being pushed as a major star. Well, it turns out that Ring of Honor had signed the deal with Owens well before he joined World Wrestling Entertainment. Nothing legally can be done about it now.
June 11, 2015
Apparently, Vince McMahon is reportedly not too pleased with how things ended when Steve Austin interviewed Paul Heyman on his podcast show. McMahon was upset because the two of them were generating hype for a Wrestlemania match that would not be happening. He feels fans will be disappointed if the actual main event does not live up to a potential match between Austin and Lesnar.
June 10, 2015