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Not Everyone Gets to be WWE Champion

As a wrestling fan, I have my favorites like everyone else.  There are certain guys I see talent in and hope they get pushed to their full potential.  But that doesn’t mean they get to the WWE World Heavyweight Champion. Not everyone gets the honor of being on the top of the ladder in the sports entertainment world.  But that’s to be expected.  Sure, every single WWE superstar...
Via Between The Ropes
11 days ago  |  Discuss

10 Classic WWE Events To Check Out On WWE Network

Everyone has a chance to check out WWE Network for free this week. Easier for folks in the U.S than internationally, but there are ways to get it done. In any case I wanted to offer some suggestions on what I am looking forward to re-living as I was alive for a majority of the stuff that can be found on WWE Network.  This is not a list of the 10 best events, but they are events...
Via Between The Ropes
16 days ago  |  Discuss

The Two Sheds Review: The Best of WWE at Madison Square Garden

From The Two Sheds Review: The Best of WWE at Madison Square Garden Many consider it to be sacred ground, as the spiritual home of World Wrestling Entertainment, and now we’re going to look at the DVD set dedicated to one of the greatest venues not just in professional wrestling, but in the world. The release in question is The Best of WWE at Madison Square Garden. And as is the...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
20 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE Raw Open Discussion Thread 4/14/14

Via WWEI don't know how to feel. Tonight, on the post-post-Mania WWE Raw open discussion thread: The WWE Universe entered a new and exciting era last Monday night with debuting Superstars, returning icons and new titleholders basking in the afterglow of one of the greatest WrestleManias of all time. As the landscape of WWE undergoes a seismic shift — and The Shield continues...
Via With Leather
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

The Ultimate Warrior’s top 10 WWE moments

The Ultimate Warrior's WWE career is unparalleled by anyone else's body of work. Here is a rundown of the ten most memorable moments of a career marked by glory, controversy, and unquestioned uniqueness.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Top Moments In The Career Of The Ultimate Warrior

Last night the wrestling world lost a legend, as The Ultimate Warrior passed away at the age of 54. He is survived by his Dana and two daughters. Warrior was a former WWE Champion and a two-time Intercontinental Champion. He was a one of a kind, larger than life character inside the squared circle. We will now take a look back at the top moments in the career of The Ultimate Warrior...
Via Between The Ropes
April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

The 10 Greatest Moments of the Ultimate Warrior ☆

If you were a kid growing up in the late 80s or early 90s, The Ultimate Warrior was one of the most iconic figures of your childhood. He was a mythical creature from Parts Unknown who seemed to possess supernatural powers and shot to superstardom in the WWF. Long before the days when pro wrestling would be presented as “entertainment,” the Ultimate Warrior’s mystique was larger...
Via The AP Party
April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Screws The Honky Tonk Man?, D-Byan Excited, More

– The Toronto Sun spoke to a number of WWE Superstars for an article on WrestleMania 30. Below is an excerpt from the article of Daniel Bryan talking about the event: “I’m looking forward to going out there in front of 70,000 people and doing what I love to do. It’s exciting. Every year Undertaker goes out there and has the best match of the show, I want this to be the year...
Via WZR Online
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Honky Tonk Man Takes Jab at WWE, Gorgeous George Attends Axxess, Pre-Show on YouTube

- For international fans who don’t get the WWE Network yet and can’t watch tonight’s two-hour pre-show, there will be a half-hour special that will stream on YouTube at 6:30pm EST with both Spanish and English language versions available. - WWE Legend The Honky Tonk Man says he had to fly himself into New Orleans. He tweeted the following on Friday: “WWe did the screw job...
Via cheap-heat
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Former WCW valet appears at Axxess, WWE Network note for international fans

- For international fans who don’t get the WWE Network yet and can’t watch tonight’s two-hour pre-show, there will be a half-hour special that will stream on YouTube at 6:30pm EST with both Spanish and English language versions available. - WWE Legend The Honky Tonk Man says he had to fly himself into New Orleans. He tweeted the following on Friday: “WWe did the screw job...
Via Wrestlechat.net
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Honky Tonk Man Says WWE Screwed Him, Pre-show News, Ex-WCW Valet Visits with Savage's Brother

- For international fans who don't get the WWE Network yet and can't watch tonight's two-hour pre-show, there will be a half-hour special that will stream on YouTube at 6:30pm EST with both Spanish and English language versions available. - WWE Legend The Honky Tonk Man says he had to fly himself into New Orleans. He tweeted the following on Friday: "WWe did the...
Via Ring Side News
April 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Big Update On The WrestleMania WrestleCon Event

The second annual WrestleCon happens at the Sugar Mill in New Orleans next week. It features two sessions on Saturday (April 6) and one on Sunday (April 7). The first Saturday session begins at 9 AM for those who pre-ordered online and 10 AM for everyone else. Photos and autographs are extra and the live events are included in the ticket price. Talent includes Sting, Goldberg, Mickie...
Via WZR Online
March 29, 2014  |  Discuss

The week that was in American pro wrestling (March 28, 2014)

This past week wasn’t the biggest week for pro wrestling news in America. Wrestlemania season can sometimes be slow in this area with so much of the news worth mentioning being in WWE and concerning the biggest show of the year. And while this was the case this past week, there was also some news about a certain someone who was a founder of a certain promotion, and he’s looking...
Via Players View
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Honkey Tonk Man Buys A New House, Thanks to WWE Stock That He Owns

The Honky Tonk Man posted this photo of a brand new house he bought. He noted that the new house was courtesy of all the WWE Stock he owns.
Via cheap-heat
March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Update On The Batista-WWE DVD, HTM’s New House, More

– As previously reported here on the website, WWE is currently working on a new Batista DVD. The promotional material for the DVD states that it will be a “life story that is very compelling and continues in this program.” – The Honky Tonk Man posted this photo of a brand new house he bought. He noted that the new house was courtesy of all the WWE Stock he owns. – WWE Hall...
Via PWS Entertainment
March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Hires Help for TV Negotiations, More on WWE Total Divas Filming

- We noted earlier in the week that Natalya was in Cabo, Mexico to film for Total Divas. Apparently they are there for Brie Bella’s bachelorette party. Most of the cast is there except for Summer Rae and Naomi, who isn’t able to fly due to her eye injury. Here’s a photo of some of the Divas and Brie’s friends: - The Honky Tonk Man’s “Shake, Rattle & Roll” audio...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Hires Help for TV Negotiations, More on WWE Total Divas Filming

- We noted earlier in the week that Natalya was in Cabo, Mexico to film for Total Divas. Apparently they are there for Brie Bella’s bachelorette party. Most of the cast is there except for Summer Rae and Naomi, who isn’t able to fly due to her eye injury. Here’s a photo of some of the Divas and Brie’s friends: - The Honky Tonk Man’s “Shake, Rattle & Roll” audio...
Via Wrestle Scoop
February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Dennis Rodman Returning To Pro Wrestling, Y2J News

– Dennis Rodman is set for an appearance at The Big Event 6 on March 8th in Einhurst, New York. Rodman, who is advertised as “appearing in nWo gear,” will be there along with AJ Styles, Harley Race, Buff Bagwell, Sunny, King Kong Bundy, Jimmy Hart, The Honky Tonk Man and Greg “The Hammer” Valentine. – Chris Jericho posted the following on Twitter this weekend, revealing...
Via WZR Online
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Press Release: Edge Appearing At WrestleCon

The following was sent out today… ADAM “EDGE” COPELAND RETURNS APRIL 5, 2014 @ WRESTLECON 11 Time WWE World Champion Adam “Edge” Copeland returns to WRESTLEMANIA in New Orleans but not for WWE AXXESS but for Wrestlecon right next door! Copeland will be signing from 10am til 1pm. RGP is now accepting pre-orders on all mail order as well as advance ticket sales for those...
Via PWS Entertainment
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

RAW & SD Slams Of The Week (Videos) + Today’s Birthdays

– The Honky Tonk Man turns 61 years old today. – Former WCW valet Gorgeous George turns 38 today. – Michelle McCool turns 34 today. – Here is the latest “RAW Slam of the Week” featuring Batista: – Here is the latest “SmackDown” Slam of the Week” featuring The Big Show and Rey Mysterio:
Via WZR Online
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Person In WWE Gives Advice to Independent Wrestlers, Latest SmackDown SOTW, Birthdays

- This week’s WWE SmackDown Slam of the Week features the team of Rey Mysterio and Big Show:- The Honky Tonk Man turns 61 years old today while former WCW valet Gorgeous George turns 38 and Michelle McCool turns 34.- A source in WWE asked F4Wonline.com to print the following regarding indie talent hoping to get into the company:“While WWE does look at indy guys in L.A., they...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Person In WWE Gives Advice to Indie Talent, SmackDown SOTW, Birthdays

- This week’s WWE SmackDown Slam of the Week features the team of Rey Mysterio and Big Show: - The Honky Tonk Man turns 61 years old today while former WCW valet Gorgeous George turns 38 and Michelle McCool turns 34. - A source in WWE asked F4Wonline.com to print the following regarding indie talent hoping to get into the company: “While WWE does look at indy guys in L.A., they...
Via Wrestle Scoop
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Asking Price for WWE TV Fees, Alexander Rusev on the Road Again, More

- In The New York Post's article on WWE TV negotiations on Friday, it was noted that WWE is asking for more than double their current rate, or a $190 million per year package. - The Honky Tonk Man turns 61 years old today while former WCW valet Gorgeous George turns 38 and Michelle McCool turns 34. - NXT star Alexander Rusev is on the road with WWE again this weekend. He defeated...
Via Ring Side News
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Person In WWE Gives Advice to Independent Wrestlers, Birthdays

- The Honky Tonk Man turns 61 years old today while former WCW valet Gorgeous George turns 38 and Michelle McCool turns 34. - A source in WWE asked F4Wonline.com to print the following regarding indie talent hoping to get into the company: "While WWE does look at indy guys in L.A., they must also remember that the non-wrestling athletes and models from the agencies in L.A...
Via Ring Side News
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Ted DiBiase Sr. Speaks – Original WM4 Plans, Son Leaving WWE

“The Million Dollar Man” Ted DiBiase Sr had an interview with WGD Weekly. Here are highlights: On the differences in working for WWF and WCW: “…The major difference between WCW and the WWF is the WWF is a well-oiled machine that was run very well by Vince McMahon, who had his finger on the button all the time and knew what he was doing. I couldn’t say that for WCW, I...
Via WZR Online
January 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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