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
Wanting to clear the air on the matter, Steve Austin took to his podcast interview show to address the rumors that he has backstage heat with WWE. He basically denied everything that is being said about the situation. Austin states that he was never scheduled to be on the same flight as the Undertaker. He simply was not booked for Wrestlemania. He also stated that there is no truth to the rumors of him having beef with Vince McMahon.
April 7, 2015
As is always the case after Wrestlemania, speculations run rampant about potential releases from the roster. For years, Zack Ryder was safe from those rumors because management did not want to risk losing him to another promotion. This year, however, does not seem to be the case, as the front office has zapped him of a good amount of momentum and popularity. Ryder could become a casualty of the yearly roster purge.
April 4, 2015
As many of us witnessed, Brock Lesnar lost a bit of blood during his Wrestlemania main event match against Roman Reigns. There are speculations from the internet wrestling community that Vince McMahon allowed him to blade himself, a policy that the company has banned. Rumors stem from a video where it appears that the referee handed something to Reigns as he was laying on the floor outside the ring.
March 31, 2015
Some further details have been revealed about the family emergency that Kofi Kingston has been dealing with. His sister passed away earlier in the week. That led to rumors that he was forced to leave San Francisco and would miss Wrestlemania. However, reports then surfaced that the longtime WWE star was going to stick around and finish off the pay per view before going to be with his family later on in the week.
March 29, 2015
A lot of speculations have been started overnight since fans spotted Jim Ross in the audience at the NXT show. Those rumors were further flamed when it was revealed that the legendary commentator stated that he was going to be attending the hall of fame ceremony, something he was not originally planning. A lot of people are under the assumption that he is negotiating to return to WWE in some form or capacity. He might also be at Wrestlemania.
March 28, 2015
During the Thursday episode of Wrestlemania Today, Michael Cole made some comments about Roman Reigns not having a chance against Brock Lesnar. Since he said it a second time and did so more adamantly, the belief is that Vince McMahon or another WWE official was in his ears and instruction him to tear down Reigns verbally. That, in turn, has fueled the rumors about Lesnar being rewarded with an extended title reign.
March 27, 2015
There are rumors floating around that Kofi Kingston had to leave Wrestlemania week and go home because of a dire family situation. The source is someone on Reddit that claims to have a close relationship with the WWE star. A lot of people believed this particular person. However, it has now been revealed that the former Intercontinental Champion is still in California and will still be working the pay per view on Sunday.
March 27, 2015
Since it is never a good idea in WWE to ruin plans at Wrestlemania, rumors are floating around that Jey Uso is going to attempt to wrestle at the pay per view. The belief is that the backstage agents are going to work the match around in a way where Jimmy Uso does most of the heavy lifting for the team. Fortunately for everyone involved, the match will consists of several competitors, so it should be easier to mask things.
March 22, 2015
While everyone is under the assumption that the Intercontinental Championship ladder match is going to steal the show at Wrestlemania, Randy Orton and Seth Rollins have a different plan in mind. They're hoping to produce the match of the night. Rumors are floating around that the two of them have been discussing plans on doing a spot that is as awesome as the one where Evan Bourne took a flying RKO while flipping off the top rope.
March 22, 2015