Thanks to the success of Samoa Joe, Kevin Owens and Finn Balor, the road has been paved for independent wrestling veterans to make their way over to WWE. During a recent interview, Christopher Daniels stated that he is interested in following in their footsteps. However, he revealed that he is currently contractually obligated to ROH.
June 15, 2015
In what is being viewed as quite the bold move, the NWA has decided to follow in the foot steps of WWE and New Japan by offering an online video streaming service. Their content is going to include footage from the 1960s until the early 1980s. The company is promoting the fact that they have nearly 800 hours of content for fans of old school wrestling. The video library is the one that is owned by legendary promoter Paul Boesch.
June 8, 2015
For those of you that are not aware, Taryn Terrell has another job outside of being the Knockouts Champion in TNA. She is also a stunt woman in Hollywood. However, do not expect her to follow in the footsteps of Dwayne Johnson and Batista by leaving the wrestling business for movies. Taryn stated publicly that wrestling is her priority. She even rejected a handful of movies over the last couple of months because of wrestling.
April 25, 2015
Since Eddie Edwards and Davey Richards were forced to vacate the tag team championship because the former is out with a broken foot, TNA has decided to put together a tournament to crown new titleholders. Thus far, seven teams have been revealed, and it appears that management is scouring the independent wrestling circuit to see if they could find a surprise entrant that will create a buzz for the company.
March 16, 2015
Earlier in the year, Eddie Edwards suffered a broken foot while doing a match on Impact Wrestling. That caused TNA to really think about the future of the tag team championship. Well, it looks like they have received a bit of good news in that department. Edwards opted against having surgery. He found another method of rehabilitation. Things are going well enough to where he could be back in the ring around May.
March 13, 2015
During a recent interview, Jeff Jarrett revealed that he watches every wrestling show that is on television. He even catches footage online as well. Unlike Vince McMahon, Jarrett admits that he keeps up with the competition because it is the smart thing to do. When asked about the WWE developmental program, Jarrett acknowledges that he is a fan of NXT. He cites Kevin Owens as his favorite performer on that roster.
February 21, 2015
From the moment that the beautiful blonde stepped foot inside of a WWE ring, professional wrestling fans have been enamored with Summer Rae. She is constantly being searched for online. Many have desperately been seeking out a potential sex tape because they want to see her naked and in heat. Unfortunately, though, no such video exists. In fact, Summer has never even posed completely nude before. It simply is not something she does.
February 19, 2015
Some bad news for the Wolves. Eddie Edwards suffered some sort of injury during the latest round of Impact Wrestling taping, and reports are surfacing that it is a broken foot, which would require him to take some time away from TNA to recover. The duo was set for a major push with management putting the tag team championship on them a couple of weeks ago after having two legendary teams put them over before then.
February 17, 2015
About four decades ago, Ric Flair captured the rookie of the year award handed out by Pro Wrestling Illustrated. He went on to have a hall of fame career. His sons attempted to follow in the footsteps of their legendary father, but did not get nearly as far as they had hoped. However, it looks like his daughter might have the best shot at being a star. Charlotte has been named the rookie of the year by PWI magazine this year.
January 8, 2015
For some reason, someone in the media decided to ask Hulk Hogan if Michael Sam could make it in WWE. For those that do not know, Sam is the first openly gay player in the NFL who has been struggling to find a team that will let him on the field. Hogan opted to praise the wrestling industry by saying that it is a lot tougher job than playing professional football. However, he did not completely rule out the possibility of Sam succeeding as a wrestler.
December 8, 2014