Through social media, Cody Rhodes teased fans with something special during a Wrestlemania Axxess event on Thursday. He mentioned that it was something that will help honor Dusty Rhodes for years to come. The belief is that WWE will be unveiling a statue of the American Dream. A part of the weekend is said to be an honor to Rhodes, who was made quite a name for himself in the various Texas territories before making it big.
March 27, 2016
When WWE announced that they were inducting Jacqueline into the hall of fame at Wrestlemania 32 in Dallas, there were speculations as to who would get the honor of inducting the former diva. While she was associated with several performers over the years, the Texas native doesn't have that one linked act that stands out the most. Management has now revealed that the Dudley Boyz will be the one inducting her. The trio worked together in TNA as well.
March 26, 2016
Rumors have been floating around that Randy Orton is set to make his much needed return to WWE in April. It has fueled speculations on the former world heavyweight champion being a last minute addition to Wrestlemania 32. The belief is that he won't be working the pay per view because it would seem like such a random addition at this point in time. Orton could be used on the Monday Night Raw that follows the big event. Surprises are needed there.
March 24, 2016
In case you missed Monday Night Raw, Vince McMahon unveiled a new stipulation for the match between Undertaker and Shane McMahon at Wrestlemania 32. If the former world heavyweight champion loses the match, then he will never get to perform at the biggest WWE pay per view of the year again. Of course, if Shane wins the match, then he takes over the flagship show for World Wrestling Entertainment. More stipulations possible.
March 22, 2016
On Monday Night Raw, a rumored induction for the hall of fame has been confirmed. WWE announced that Stan Hansen will be honored in Dallas during Wrestlemania 32 weekend. On the surface, the company is telling fans that Hansen is being inducted because of his connection to the state of Texas. However, those within the industry know that Stan is being inducted because they wanted to draw in fans from Japan to the WWE Network.
March 22, 2016
While the media is under the impression that Sting has retired as an in ring performer, the former WCW World Heavyweight Champion feels differently. When asked by TMZ about his status, the man legally known as Steve Borden flat out stated that he was not retired. He didn't stick around long enough to answer any follow up questions, so his status for Wrestlemania 32 is still unknown. Sting also refused to answer a question about Hulk Hogan.
March 20, 2016
It didn't take very long for the trial to come to a verdict, but Hulk Hogan has just received the biggest victory of his life, much bigger than beating Andre the Giant at Wrestlemania 3. A jury has determined that Gawker was in the wrong for allowing footage from a Hogan sex tape to go public. Hogan felt that he was wrongfully taped while having sex with the wife of Bubba the Love Sponge, a former close friend of his.
March 19, 2016