An apparel website that works with wrestlers has reportedly been sent a cease and desist letter from WWE earlier this month. The two shirts in questions were designed for Steve Austin. As many of you already know, there have been rumors floating around of backstage heat between Austin and Vince McMahon. The belief is that the company is purposely doing this as a way of getting back at him for skipping out on Wrestlemania.
April 16, 2015
In a sign of how well he is being accepted as a baby face, fans voted on the WWE website that Brock Lesnar should not be fined. They feel that the suspension is more than enough of a punishment. That bodes well for the creative department because they don't have to do as much work in building up support for him from the audience. The longstanding belief is that Lesnar has what it takes to be the top baby face in the company.
April 6, 2015
According to a website called Gossip Extra, The Rock is being sued for $80,000 by the owner of the mansion that he had been renting from for the past two years. The WWE legend was living there with some of his crew because he was waiting for builders to complete his permanent home. Damages were done to the mission fountain, air conditioner units, batting cage, plants, aquariums, etc. The former world champion has not responded yet.
March 14, 2015
There are speculations floating around that WWE is doing an about face with the New Day stable and are actually considering a push for the trio. Rumors were started when the official company website published an article where it suggested that management might bring back the Freebird Rule, which would enable Xavier Woods, Kofi Kingston and Big E Langston to share the tag team championship. It could just be a tease from the writers.
March 14, 2015
As many of you already know, Bray Wyatt has been cutting some vague promos during episodes of Monday Night Raw over the past couple of weeks. That has led fans to speculate on a potential big time match at Wrestlemania against Undertaker. That is exactly what WWE wants you to do. Management has even taken things a step further by having their writers come up with articles on the website that tease that very same match.
February 19, 2015
Those that watched Smackdown this week have noticed that Wade Barrett has added a new wrinkle to gimmick. The WWE Intercontinental Champion has started doing a thing called the Bad News Zone, which is essentially a play on TMZ, the gossip website that routinely covers professional wrestling. There are talks that this could be a temporary thing, but as is usually the case with management, it all hinges upon the reaction from the audience.
February 6, 2015
Those that keep up with social media already know that Mick Foley is constantly keeping up with his fans through various websites. However, the WWE legend will not be around as much for the next couple of months. That, of course, will lead to speculations by the internet wrestling community. Foley decided to curb some of the speculation by revealing that he is simply taking time off to focus on educating his two youngest children.
January 12, 2015
Sometimes in life, words get skewed and used against you. Jim Ross experienced that yet again this week when certain wrestling websites stated that he was bashing Roman Reigns during a recent blog entry. The former WWE commentator explained that he did not think that Reigns was ready to be a Wrestlemania main event performer at this point in time. Ross pointed out that there was still plenty of time for Reigns to become someone worthy of that spot.
December 21, 2014
When Rikishi recently called out Kim Kardashian, a celebrity who is well known for his physical attributes, to compete in a big booty competition, the former WWE star was doing so, in hopes of generating media attention for his wrestling promotion. It looks like he has pulled that off rather successfully, as TMZ gave him some free coverage. The well known gossip website wrote an article about the challenge, and they even posted the video.
December 16, 2014