In case you're wondering, it has been a while since we've heard Wade Barrett cutting his "bad news" promos. The reason for that is because WWE officials instructed him to stop doing it. Management was concerned because the fans were actually cheering on the character and simultaneously saying the catchphrase with Barrett. Since he is supposed to be a heel, the front office wanted to ensure that he only received boos instead of cheers.
March 28, 2015
Some possible good news for fans who are against the idea of Roman Reigns becoming the top star in WWE. There is now a really good chance that he does not get that opportunity because rumors have surfaced that Triple H has finally convinced Vince McMahon to let Brock Lesnar retain the heavyweight championship. The widespread feeling is that giving the belt to Reigns will actually hurt him in the long run because the fans are so against it right now.
March 26, 2015
While a lot of WWE fans are overjoyed right now about the Brock Lesnar news, they are about to be brought back down to earth for a bit when they realize that the new contract means that John Cena has a better chance of winning the United States Heavyweight Championship from Rusev at Wrestlemania. Since Lesnar will still be part time, the front office wanted a belt on Cena, so that he can use it to headline live events each week.
March 24, 2015
Based on search engine reports, there is a disturbing amount of people that actually try to see if there is a Great Khali sex tape floating around somewhere on the internet. The former world heavyweight champion, who is rumored to be making a return to WWE soon, may have one in his personal life, but there are none online. Considering his popularity in India, the existence of a sex tape would become one of the bigger news stories overseas.
March 24, 2015
Some potentially good news for WWE in regards to the upcoming return of Sheamus. He was very well received when he made an appearance at a Wizard World convention in Winnepeg. A large amount of people reportedly waited in line to meet the former world heavyweight champion and take a photo with him. Management will view that as a sign that his popularity has not waned despite being on the sidelines for the past several months.
March 22, 2015
Some further details have been revealed about the offer that Brazzers made to Dolph Ziggler. He revealed during an interview that the porn company offered him a deal for $10,000. He also mentioned something about being able to pick his own partner. The goal was to use his popularity with professional wrestling fans to draw in people to their content. Obviously, WWE would not allow this to happen, as it would create negative news headlines.
March 21, 2015
If you're one of those people that are hoping to see changes being made in WWE, there's some bad news looming for the next couple of years. The corporation has locked up three of their top executives to new deals and are making it hard for them to leave. George Barriors, Kevin Dunn and Michelle Wilson will continue to run the company with Vince McMahon, Triple H and Stephanie McMahon. They expect to keep things as is.
March 14, 2015
Bad news for those of you that are still holding out hope that we will get to see the Undertaker before his high profile match against Bray Wyatt at Wrestlemania. WWE has no plans of doing that right now. The hope by management is that fans will subscribe to their online service to get a glimpse of the legendary performer since his big streak ending loss to Brock Lesnar at the pay per view last year. Giving him away for free is not something planned.
March 11, 2015
While the internet wrestling community has been on the edge of their seats while keeping up with all the news surrounding Brock Lesnar, the legendary Antonio Inoki is listening just as intently. He still has plans on contacting the heavyweight champion to see what he wants to do after his contract with WWE expires. While Lesnar is unlikely to sign a long term deal, Inoki would love to pay him big bucks for a couple of matches in the summer.
March 3, 2015