A memorial was held in honor of Perro Aguayo this week. He passed away after an accident in the ring during a match. Konnan, who was the first person to check on Aguayo after the incident, was there in person. Rey Mysterio, however, was not. The belief is that he felt that his presence would be a distraction and might actually upset a couple of people who blame him for the death. Mysterio is currently heading overseas for wrestling show.
April 13, 2015
There is a Legends of Wrestling event taking place on June 7, and all eyes will be on that because people want to know if the Scott Steiner rumors are true. There are reports floating around that the promoter of the show decided to pull Steiner after the controversial incident that he had at the airport with the wife of Hulk Hogan. If other promoters follow suit, then that could have quite the adverse affect on his ability to make a living.
April 10, 2015
As many of you are already aware by now, Rikishi purposely did not mention Brian Christopher or Scotty 2 Hotty during his hall of fame induction speech because he has some backstage heat with them over an incident that took place at an independent wrestling show. Well, it turns out that the hatred is even stronger than we initially thought. Reports have surfaced that the big Samoan specifically requested to WWE that they be banned.
April 4, 2015
ABC News has now reported the cause of death for Perro Aguayo, a huge wrestling star in Mexico. It has now been revealed that he suffered three fractured vertebrae during the match. There are still conflicting reports, however, on when he actually died. Some are saying that he passed away while still in the arena, while others are saying that he still had vital signs at the hospital. An investigation into the incident is still ongoing.
March 26, 2015
In another sign that people are allowing their high emotions to overrule their logic, Rey Mysterio has reportedly been receiving death threats since the incident that cost the wrestling world the life of Perro Aguayo. It is strange for that to happen because most people know that it was an accident. It is also hard to believe because Mysterio is one o the most beloved performers in the history of wrestling in Mexico.
March 22, 2015
It is an often overused line in professional wrestling, but in this instance, it suits. Reports have surfaced that WWE will announce very soon that Madusa will be inducted into the hall of fame during Wrestlemania weekend this year. Many were under the impression that she was permanently on the black list because of the incident where she showed up in WCW before handing over her championship belt, which she proceeded to throw into a trash can.
February 24, 2015
Anyone that has been on a social media website over the last couple of days will already know about the incident involving Will Ferrell throwing a basketball at the face of a cheerleader. It was actually a scene that was being filmed for an upcoming comedy featuring the famous actor. For wrestling fans, this is of note because the woman portraying the character being assaulted is none other than TNA Knockout Taryn Terrell.
January 23, 2015
Right before Christmas, wrestling fans got word that Kevin Nash had been arrested and charged with battery after an incident involving his son. It looks like the former world heavyweight champion will not be going to court after all. All charges against Nash, stemming from the incident, have been dropped. He is now exonerated and free about to go as pleased. WWE could lift the suspension now, but Nash stated that he has severed ties with the company.
January 14, 2015
Over the weekend, Tully Blanchard attempted to help out his daughter, Tessa Blanchard, by getting involved in a match that she was working on the independent wrestling circuit. However, things did not go as planned. The legendary member of the Four Horsemen delivered a drop kick during a run in, but he ended up suffering an injury. Reports are stating that he tore his biceps during the incident. Blanchard does not wrestle on a regular basis.
December 21, 2014