Earlier today, some really unusual posts were made from the various social media accounts that Chris Jericho owns. Those that regularly follow him were immediately aware that they were things that the former world heavyweight champion would never say publicly. A couple of the messages were sent to those within WWE, and they were pretty nasty in nature. It has now been revealed by Jericho himself that the accounts were hacked and suspended.
May 25, 2015
Apparently, the folks at TMZ are much better at generating interest than they are at doing math. The tabloid website reported that John Cena squatted 600 pounds. The numbers were inaccurate, and the longtime WWE star took to social media to clear up the rumors. Cena stated that he was lifting closer to 396 pounds. The reason that he decided to respond to the story was because it was spreading around the internet wrestling community rather rapidly.
May 15, 2015
Before Adam Rose made his debut on the main roster in WWE, he spent four years as Leo Kruger in NXT. It was one of the more popular characters down in development. Now that ESPN has ran a documentary on Rose, several fans are yearning for the Kruger character to make a return. Rose found out about the demand, so he took to social media to drum up even more support from the fans, so that he can convince management to make the change.
May 7, 2015
The internet wrestling community has been going crazy with speculations after reports surfaced that Vince McMahon was going blind. It piques the interest because fans have long wondered about what WWE will be like once the CEO steps away. The source of the information, however, comes from an individual who attended the show and posted what he saw on a social media site. No other person has confirmed or reported such a thing.
May 5, 2015
Earlier in the week, Michelle Beadle took a stand against domestic abuse. She posted on social media that she would no longer be a fan of WWE because she feels that Triple H is overly loyal to Floyd Mayweather, who has spent time in jail for those crimes. Well, that move has brought a good amount of headaches to the ESPN host. A lot of people ended up bashing her for the move. It got to the point where she wrote a long letter to explain.
May 5, 2015
ESPN is doing a documentary on WWE, and something interesting was revealed. Xavier Woods has a big fan in management backing him up. Triple H is said to be the guy that made sure that Woods was kept in the company. Dusty Rhodes went up to HHH and said that it was time to either use Woods or allow him to leave the company. HHH immediately stated that he would much prefer to have Woods around.
May 5, 2015
A rather interesting thing was revealed through a blog post by Kevin Eck. The former member of the creative department revealed that Justin Bieber wanted to wrestle a match at Summerslam in 2014. WWE officials were intrigued by the idea because it would easily generate a ton of publicity with the mainstream media. However, there were those backstage that were concerned that the troubled singer might also be a detriment to their brand.
May 5, 2015
For the longest time, Michelle Beadle was one of the more famous WWE fans in the mainstream media. She would frequently visit the live events and hang out backstage. That has come to an end, and she is blaming Triple H for it. Michelle stated that she could no longer support a company that publicly and firmly supports Floyd Mayweather, whom she labeled as a serial domestic abuser. The boxer actually had her banned from the big fight.
May 3, 2015
While he is quite happy with his current job, WWE has not ruled out a potential return by Jonathan Coachman. The company really liked what he brought to the table and view him as a valuable asset. The fact that he has been working for ESPN for a couple of years now means that his name value has increased tremendously. It would provide professional wrestling with some more credibility to have someone from the mainstream media.
April 29, 2015
While fans waited until the day of the pay per view to find out, WWE had actually made the decision to remove Daniel Bryan from Extreme Rules on Friday. The belief is that management opted against revealing that immediately because they wanted interest on the show to remain as high as possible. Many were looking forward to seeing Bryan work the event because that would mean that his injury was not as severe as initially believed.
April 28, 2015