When you are the biggest star in the most well known professional wrestling promotion in the world, everyone is going to have their eyes and ears on you. John Cena is taking some time off, and everyone wants to know why. A new report has surfaced that a possible reason why the United States Heavyweight Champion is taking a couple of weeks off is because he is involved in some sort of reality television show about fitness.
October 12, 2015
For several days now, the internet wrestling community has been speculating on the reason why John Cena is taking some time off after Hell in a Cell. Apparently, people backstage in WWE are doing that as well. The United States Heavyweight Champion is purposely keeping it a secret from others. He lets them know that he is fine. Cena has been telling people that the reason for the break is a very good and positive one.
October 11, 2015
Reports have surfaced that WWE is still heavily interested in bringing Alberto Del Rio back into the company. However, the odds of that happening are considerably slimmer now that Lucha Underground has announced that they have been renewed for a second season of television. This gives Del Rio more leverage in negotiations. He's going to demand the bank from World Wrestling Entertainment.
October 11, 2015
For astute fans of professional wrestling, Bobby Roode has been one of unsung heroes of the industry over the past decade. He is the complete package as a performer. Jim Ross recently chimed in and stated that he hopes that WWE will be wise enough to scoop up the former world heavyweight champion. The legendary commentator compared Roode to a modern day version of Arn Anderson.
October 11, 2015
As some of you may already know, the official job title for Stephanie McMahon is Chief Branding Officer. She is about to get some help. WWE has created a new vice president position, and that person will be serving directly under Stephanie. The main job responsibility will be to form strategic alliances and partnerships with other organizations that will mutually benefit World Wrestling Entertainment.
October 9, 2015
Just to give you an idea of how valuable Mahabali Shera is to TNA, Sony SIX is actually providing some financing to the promotion during their tour of India. The network really thinks that a local star in professional wrestling can draw in viewers from that country. International revenue is going to be vital to the promotion if it cannot secure a new television deal in the United States during the beginning of 2016.
October 8, 2015
For a while there, it looked like Kelly Kelly was receptive to the idea of making a comeback to WWE. Her opinion might have changed tremendously over the past couple of months. The blonde bombshell stated that she was really disappointed that the company did not support her new television show. She noted that World Wrestling Entertainment supports Dwayne Johnson and Steve Austin with their outside projects.
October 6, 2015
A post on Twitter where Kevin Owens reveals that this is the first time that he has ever gotten a chance to perform at Madison Square Garden after spending more than a decade on the independent wrestling circuit. Owens will be defending the Intercontinental Championship against Chris Jericho tonight.
October 3, 2015
A very interesting tidbit was revealed by Cody Rhodes recently. Though his private social media account, he revealed that he came close to quitting the professional wrestling industry when Dusty Rhodes passed away. He lost some passion for it because his father was a big reason why he decided to become a wrestler in the first place. Rhodes also revealed that his wife, Brandi Rhodes, was the reason why he decided to stick with it.
October 2, 2015
There is a great deal of speculation within the internet wrestling community right now about the status of John Cena in the near future. For whatever reasons, WWE omitted the United States Heavyweight Champion from their advertisement for live events and episodes of Monday Night Raw for the next couple of weeks. That has led people to believe that he is going to be off the road for a while.
October 1, 2015