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
Vince Russo has taken to social media once again to deny a report about him that has been floating around the internet wrestling community. It is being said that he suggested to Lucha Underground officials that they need to hire more female performers to draw in the more fans. The belief is that the promotion did not take too kindly to that bit of advice. Russo went online and told fans that those reports were not true whatsoever.
February 27, 2015
Wrestling fans in Eruope are getting a dose of Vince Russo as an on screen character. He made his debut this week in wXw, portraying a heel investor. The former head writer of WWE and WCW made an immediate impact, booking an impromptu heavyweight championship match that resulted in a heel Karsten Beck winning the belt through controversial methods. Russo is not actually in charge of the promotion, as speculated.
January 18, 2015