You can rule out at least one potential second generation wrestler joining WWE. Goldberg told TMZ during an interview that he would never allow his son to work for the company. He stated that he purchase a wrestling promotion and have his son work there than to ever allow him to work in a company ran by Vince McMahon and Triple H. Irregardless, though, it appears that the 8 year old boy is leaning more towards an MMA career.
March 26, 2015
Melina has found life after WWE. She revealed during the podcast interview with Jim Ross that she returned to college. It is a move that is designed to hep her find a full time and long term career outside of professional wrestling. With that said, however, she still has some name value in the industry, so do not be surprised if she keeps making appearances at various conventions around the country. Fans still like to meet and take photos with her.
March 23, 2015
Since he attempted to get a contract with WWE, some are under the belief that there is backstage heat towards Crimson. By signing him to a new deal, TNA proved that there are no hard feelings. There is said to be no resentment from the locker room as well because the veterans in there know that there is only a limited amount of time in a professional wrestling career, so it is understandable to want to work for the biggest promotion.
March 21, 2015
Last week, Jack Swagger was sent over to England to do a promotional tour for WWE. While there, he revealed something rather interesting in an interview. The former world heavyweight champion stated that he was interested in transitioning from a career in professional wrestling to one in Hollywood. While he admittedly is not a great actor, Swagger stated that he could learn to be better. He stated that his dream is to star in a comedy.
March 13, 2015
Some gals just need a little excitement in their lives. Since she did not want to live out of a luggage forever, Taylor Wilde decided to walk away from professional wrestling and start a new career. She wanted something that was a bit more invigorating and fulfilling than a typical job, so she enrolled in firefighting school. The former TNA Knockout has now graduated and has found herself a job as a full time firefighter.
March 12, 2015
While his body has healed up tremendously since retiring from WWE, Shawn Michaels revealed that he still has some lingering issues that will need to be dealt with surgery. The former world heavyweight champion stated that he will more than likely go under the knife in the near future to replace his left knee, right knee and left shoulders. The damage was obviously done by the years of impact that his body sustained during his illustrious wrestling career.
March 12, 2015
Another name that has surfaced as a potential signing for Lucha Underground is Torrie Wilson. She built her name value up tremendously after extended stints in both WCW and WWE. The beautiful blonde gained even more fame after her wrestling career by being in a high profile relationship with New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez. No word yet on whether or not she is interested in a return to the ring.
February 26, 2015
While it is definitely not going to happen as long as she is currently under contract to WWE, Alicia Fox is said to be one of the divas that would have been interested in posing nude for Playboy magazine had the offer been on the table like it was in the past when the company was a bit more raunchy. She knows that she is not going to be wrestling forever, so the extra exposure could have helped her career. That was one reason why she joined Total Divas.
February 23, 2015
During a recent interview with Muscle & Fitness magazine, Vince McMahon was asked about his in ring career. He starts things off by stating that he was not allowed to do it earlier because his father felt that it would be rather difficult to be objective when you're in front of the camera and behind the camera simultaneously. The WWE CEO also revealed that he never trained in the basic fundamentals of wrestling when he stepped in the ring to compete.
February 23, 2015
When asked about WCW, Bret Hart had some unkind words towards Eric Bischoff. The man, who has claimed that he has learned to let go of negative things during his wrestling career, stated that the company was run by a bunch of idiots. He specifically stated that Bischoff lied to him about every single thing. Hart feels that Bischoff screwed up big time because he did not use him as the centerpiece and top star of the promotion.
February 6, 2015