On Monday Night Raw, a mysterious figure showed up and joined the Wyatt Family. His name is Braun Strowman, and he had trained in NXT for the past two years. Reports have surfaced that he was initially scheduled to be a part of Summerslam, but WWE really wanted to make this episode really special. Prior to joining professional wrestling, Strowman used to compete in strongmen competition across the world.
August 25, 2015
Whenever celebrities are brought into WWE to work a match, there's a lot of skepticism from the internet wrestling community. Many felt the same way when Stephen Amell was brought in for Summerslam. The longtime wrestling fan, though, proved everyone wrong. He did much better than expected. The Arrow star received praised from both the people backstage and the mainstream media.
August 24, 2015
Another of the lesser discussed Summerslam spoilers is the one involving the Intercontinental championship. Much of the internet wrestling community is not very interested in the match, even though the performers are putting on good efforts. Despite some concerns about him being injury prone, Ryback is expected to walk out of the pay per view as the titleholder.
August 21, 2015
When Scott Hall got into an alcohol fueled incident at an independent wrestling show not too long ago, the belief was that WWE was going to avoid him for a long period of time. It turns out that it was not as long as many had expected. The former Intercontinental Champion has been signed to make an appearance during Summerslam weekend. He will more than likely sign autographs and take photos with fans.
August 18, 2015
During an interview session to promote Summerslam, Brock Lesnar told ESPN that he felt that Vince McMahon was better than Dana White. The former UFC Heavyweight Champion acknowledged that the statement might bother White a little, but it is true. Lesnar also did not have too much of a problem with White saying that wrestling was fake because it is really scripted.
August 18, 2015
When Jonathan Coachman made the leap from WWE to ESPN, the hope was that he might some day be able to bring more exposure to professional wrestling. That day might end up being Summerslam. The sports anchor teased fans through social media about potentially making a return at the pay per view. When asked even further, he made it sound as if he was not going to be there just as a spectator.
August 16, 2015
Much of the internet wrestling community are predicting a victory for the Undertaker at Summerslam because they feel that WWE owes him a return win. However, that may not necessarily be the case, as management could be building towards something bigger than one match. Brock Lesnar is still viewed as a tremendous draw, so they might actually be building him up some more.
August 12, 2015
If you were one of the many professional wrestling fans that were hoping to see Sting on the same team as Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns, two of the more popular stars in WWE, then you are more than likely out of luck. Management now only wants him to make an appearance during Summerslam weekend. He might not even show up at the pay per view.
August 7, 2015
Much has been discussed about Stephen Amell being involved in professional wrestling over the past couple of months, but nothing has been made official just yet. The latest rumor right now is that the Arrow actor is going to be in the corner of Adrian Neville when he faces Stardust at Summerslam. Management wants celebrity involvement for the pay per view.
July 27, 2015
It looks like Stephen Amell is going to be getting his wish. The star of Arrow has long been one of the biggest wrestling fans in Hollywood. He has repeatedly asked WWE to let him be a guest host on Monday Night Raw and has let them know that he would be interested in working a match. It appears that management is trying to set up something for him with Stardust. The two of them are currently being penciled in for something at Summerslam.
May 29, 2015