Once again, Tammy Sytch is in the news. The former WWE diva revealed on social media that she is back in the hospital again for pancreatitis issues, which stemmed from her years of abusing alcohol. Interestingly enough, she advertised for a show this upcoming weekend. That has led to some suspicion that she is purposely skipping out on the appearance. It might have to do with the fact that she was recently paid handsomely for a sex tape.
February 12, 2016
In a very bizarre bit of news, Titus has apparently been suspended by WWE for grabbing Vince McMahon during the tribute to Daniel Bryan after Monday Night Raw. Those that witnessed the moment noted that it seemed to be a playful exchange between the two of them. There are also conflicting reports about the length of the suspension. Some are saying that it is just a month, while others believe that he is out three months.
February 10, 2016
Some somber news to unfortunately start the week for professional wrestling fans. Bret Hart has announced that he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer. The WWE legend stated that he will be undergoing surgery in the near future to see if he can finally beat the disease. Hart vowed to his fans that he will do everything that he can to fight the disease. Bret also mentioned finding inspiration from someone that lost their fight to brain cancer.
February 1, 2016
If you were hoping to see Nikki Bella performing at the Royal Rumble, there's some bad news for you. The WWE diva revealed that she will not know about the status of her injuries until the end of January. That means that she will not be working the pay per view, unless she is simply working the audience by exaggerating injuries. Nikki is hoping to be back in time for Wrestlemania.
December 27, 2015
If you are one of the many fans who are hoping to see Rey Mysterio back with WWE, there is some potentially good news. During a recent interview, he stated that he was fine with Alberto Del Rio returning to the promotion. Mysterio knows that time is a factor for professional wrestlers, so everyone needs to make their money while they can. He also did not rule out his own return some day.
November 16, 2015
Some sad news to report. Nick Bockwinkel has passed away. The former world heavyweight champion died at the age of 80. Not a lot of details have been released in regards to his death. Bockwinkel is vastly underrated. At one point in time, he was to the AWA what Ric Flair was to the NWA and Hulk Hogan was to WWE. Additional details on his death should be available later in the week.
November 15, 2015
Whenever there are celebrities involved with professional wrestling, it is usually because of the potential mainstream media attention that they can attract. That proved to be the case for WWE this week when they had international soccer superstar Wayne Rooney doing a segment where he slapped Wade Barrett on Monday Night Raw. It drew the attention of ESPN, New York Daily News, CBS Sports, Sky News and many others.
November 11, 2015
At a time when WWE needs as many top level stars around as possible, some bad news has been revealed about Randy Orton and his shoulder injury. Reports have surfaced that he could be out as long as six months after surgery. Orton could opt out of surgery, but that means that his shoulder has a higher chance of being dislocated every time he steps into the ring. Surgery enables him to return by Wrestlemania.
November 5, 2015
Some bad news for Seth Rollins. While working a live event in Dublin, the world heavyweight champion suffered an injury in the ring. It was later revealed to be a tweaked knee. Since a lot of fans in Europe have paid money to see the champion, the belief is that Rollins is going to simply tape it up and tough it out. WWE will more than likely change up the match to protect the injury.
November 4, 2015
Since they are bringing Smackdown over to their network, NBC Universal has worked hard with Vince McMahon and WWE to increase the amount of advertisers that are on board. Thus far, their collective efforts have brought in 37 new advertisers. While that is good news, there is still a lot of concerns as the ratings have been dropping. If it keeps dropping, then there is a fear of losing those advertisers in the near future.
November 4, 2015