RICKY STEAMBOAT NEWS

Full WWE Network Schedule for Sunday - Night of Champions 2013, Video Vaults, NXT, More

- Below is the full schedule for Sunday, day 204 of the WWE Network launch: 12:30 am ET - Video Vault: 3/29/87. At WrestleMania III, Ricky Steamboat challenges Macho Man Randy Savage for his Intercontinental Title in a performance that stole the show. 1:00 am ET - WWE Countdown: 9/8/14. Counting Down the Top Ten Most Imposing Superstars ever in WWE history. 2:00 am ET - Total...
Via Ring Side News
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Ric Flair At Next Week’s SD Tapings?, Meet Batista & Steamboat, More

– Ric Flair is advertised for next week’s SmackDown taping in Biloxi, MS. He will be the special referee for the Roman Reigns vs. Randy Orton dark match. – Batista and Ricky Steamboat will be appearing at the Wizard World Richmond Comic Con in Richmond, VA tomorrow. Steamboat has his signing from 11-2 PM, while Batista signs from 3PM-6PM
Via WZR Online
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE News: Ricky Steamboat Praises IC Champ, His Last WWE Run & More

Hall of Famer Ricky Steamboat is a recent guest on The Shining Wizards Podcast. Steamboats last major interview discussed his best matches. Below are some highlights from The Shining Wizards podcast. One interesting fact about Ricky Steamboat is that he has never wrestled as a heel in his career. Steamboat recalls a time where he tried to convince WWE to become a heel. “I never...
Via Wrestling News Depot
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Steamboat Praises Ziggler, Talks Jake’s DDT, Never Turning Heel, More

From Steamboat Praises Ziggler, Talks Jake’s DDT, Never Turning Heel, More - WWE Hall of Famer Ricky Steamboat recently appeared on The Shining Wizards podcast. The full interview can be heard at this link. Below are some highlights: Never working heel & wanting to: I never had a match where I worked as a heel. When I started in 1974, I was always a face, and the reason for...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Steamboat Praises Ziggler, Talks Jake’s DDT, Never Turning Heel, More

- WWE Hall of Famer Ricky Steamboat recently appeared on The Shining Wizards podcast. The full interview can be heard at this link. Below are some highlights: Never working heel & wanting to: I never had a match where I worked as a heel. When I started in 1974, I was always a face, and the reason for that was that the heel would always lead the match. Now for me to graduate to...
Via Wrestle Scoop
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Ricky Steamboat Praises Dolph Ziggler, Talks Jake’s DDT, Never Turning Heel, Last WWE Run

- WWE Hall of Famer Ricky Steamboat recently appeared on The Shining Wizards podcast. The full interview can be heard at this link. Below are some highlights: Never working heel & wanting to: I never had a match where I worked as a heel. When I started in 1974, I was always a face, and the reason for that was that the heel would always lead the match. Now for me to graduate...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

What is the big deal about Ric Flair anywooo?

Ever since I’ve been following wrestling the two names that I’ve often heard mentioned as the black and white of wrestling are Hogan’s and Flair’s. I get Hogan. But I don’t get Flair.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Ricky Steamboat Praises Dolph Ziggler, Talks Jake’s DDT, Never Turning Heel, Last WWE Run

- WWE Hall of Famer Ricky Steamboat recently appeared on The Shining Wizards podcast. The full interview can be heard at this link. Below are some highlights: Never working heel & wanting to: I never had a match where I worked as a heel. When I started in 1974, I was always a face, and the reason for that was that the heel would always lead the match. Now for me to graduate to...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Ricky Steamboat Praises Dolph Ziggler, Talks Jake's DDT, Never Turning Heel, Last WWE Run

WWE Hall of Famer Ricky Steamboat recently appeared on The Shining Wizards podcast. The full interview can be heard at this link. Below are some highlights: Never working heel & wanting to: I never had a match where I worked as a heel. When I started in 1974, I was always a face, and the reason for that was that the heel would always lead the match. Now for me to graduate to...
Via Ring Side News
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Ricky Steamboat Discusses Dolph Ziggler’s Potential, Gimmick, More

The following are highlights of a new Shining Wizards podcast interview with WWE Hall Of Famer Ricky Steamboat: On becoming Ricky Steamboat: “The late Eddie Graham gave me the Steamboat name. In 1976 I walked into the Tampa office and there sat Eddie Graham, and Verne Gagne had sent him pictures of me wrestling as “Rick Blood,” and Eddie said what a great wrestling name- but...
Via WZR Online
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Shawn Michaels talks career, DX, and dream opponents

Shawn Michaels is one of the greatest wrestlers of all-time so when he talks about his career and reflects back at a golden era for fans that watched him come up through the ranks.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Wizard World Comic-Con – Cena, Batista & More Announced

Wizard World has announced that several WWE Superstars, Divas and Hall of Famers will appear at Wizard World Comic Con events through the end of the year. The convetion company has announced the following appearances> Wizard World Comic-Con Richmond: * Ricky Steamboat (September 13th, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM) * Batista (September 13th, 2:00 PM – 5:15 PM) Wizard World Comic-Con...
Via WZR Online
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Ricky Steamboat’s WWE Status, More on Hogan at RAW, Attendance

From Ricky Steamboat’s WWE Status, More on Hogan at RAW, Attendance - Below are some recent WWE attendance figures: * August 2nd in Lubbock, TX drew 5,400 fans * August 3rd in San Antonio, TX drew 4,000 fans * August 4th in Austin, TX drew 10,000 fans for RAW - Hulk Hogan is expected to get a great reaction at Monday’s RAW from Portland as it will be his first show in Portland...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Ricky Steamboat’s WWE Status, More on Hogan at RAW, Attendance

- Below are some recent WWE attendance figures: * August 2nd in Lubbock, TX drew 5,400 fans * August 3rd in San Antonio, TX drew 4,000 fans * August 4th in Austin, TX drew 10,000 fans for RAW - Hulk Hogan is expected to get a great reaction at Monday’s RAW from Portland as it will be his first show in Portland since a November 14th, 1991 match against Ric Flair. - In an update...
Via Wrestle Scoop
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Backstage News on Steamboat’s WWE Status, More on Hogan and Monday’s RAW, Attendance

- Below are some recent WWE attendance figures: * August 2nd in Lubbock, TX drew 5,400 fans * August 3rd in San Antonio, TX drew 4,000 fans * August 4th in Austin, TX drew 10,000 fans for RAW - Hulk Hogan is expected to get a great reaction at Monday’s RAW from Portland as it will be his first show in Portland since a November 14th, 1991 match against Ric Flair. - In an update...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Backstage Update – Ricky Steamboat & WWE

Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter As far as Ricky Steamboat and WWE are concerned, we’re told he’s no longer working full-time for the company but was not released. Steamboat has been working under a Legends contract in recent months but has been attending TV tapings and working as a producer/agent. Normally, a WWE Legends contract pays around $10,000 per year. With that...
Via WZR Online
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Backstage News on Steamboat’s WWE Status, More on Hogan and Monday’s RAW, Attendance

- Below are some recent WWE attendance figures: * August 2nd in Lubbock, TX drew 5,400 fans * August 3rd in San Antonio, TX drew 4,000 fans * August 4th in Austin, TX drew 10,000 fans for RAW - Hulk Hogan is expected to get a great reaction at Monday’s RAW from Portland as it will be his first show in Portland since a November 14th, 1991 match against Ric Flair. - In an update...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Backstage News Regarding Ricky Steamboat's Status with WWE

In an update on Ricky Steamboat's WWE status, he's no longer working for WWE full-time and wasn't cut but is just working under a Legends contract, which is usually $10,000 per year. Steamboat's regular job as a brand ambassador was indeed eliminated. Must See New AJ Lee GIFs, Big Rumor on Cena and Hogan, More Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter
Via Ring Side News
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Ricky Steamboat: ‘I Have No Plans To Wrestle Again’ + More

Credit: FHM During a recent interview, Ricky Steamboat was asked if he had any plans to have another wrestling match. Here is what he had to say… “No, I’ve been there and done it against Jericho and I proved a point, so there’s no sense in jeopardizing that. Everyone who saw me work that match said I did good for my age. They have a good memory of that and I’d like to leave...
Via WZR Online
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Steamboat Asked About a Comeback, Note on WWE 2K15 Graphics

From Steamboat Asked About a Comeback, Note on WWE 2K15 Graphics - Ricky Steamboat recently spoke with FHM Malaysia and was asked about making another return to the ring. He said: “No, I’ve been there and done it against Jericho and I proved a point, so there’s no sense in jeopardizing that. Everyone who saw me work that match said I did good for my age. They have a good memory...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Steamboat Asked About a Comeback, Note on WWE 2K15 Graphics

- Ricky Steamboat recently spoke with FHM Malaysia and was asked about making another return to the ring. He said: “No, I’ve been there and done it against Jericho and I proved a point, so there’s no sense in jeopardizing that. Everyone who saw me work that match said I did good for my age. They have a good memory of that and I’d like to leave it at that. I do know some of...
Via Wrestle Scoop
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Ricky Steamboat Asked About Another Comeback, Note on WWE 2K15 Graphics

- Ricky Steamboat recently spoke with FHM Malaysia and was asked about making another return to the ring. He said: “No, I’ve been there and done it against Jericho and I proved a point, so there’s no sense in jeopardizing that. Everyone who saw me work that match said I did good for my age. They have a good memory of that and I’d like to leave it at that. I do know some of...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Steamboat Asked About Another Comeback, Note on WWE 2K15 Graphics, Sin Cara’s Birthday

- Ricky Steamboat recently spoke with FHM Malaysia and was asked about making another return to the ring. He said: “No, I’ve been there and done it against Jericho and I proved a point, so there’s no sense in jeopardizing that. Everyone who saw me work that match said I did good for my age. They have a good memory of that and I’d like to leave it at that. I do know some of...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Steamboat Asked About Another Comeback, Note on WWE 2K15 Graphics, Sin Cara's Birthday

- Ricky Steamboat recently spoke with FHM Malaysia and was asked about making another return to the ring. He said: "No, I’ve been there and done it against Jericho and I proved a point, so there’s no sense in jeopardizing that. Everyone who saw me work that match said I did good for my age. They have a good memory of that and I’d like to leave it at that. I do know some...
Via Ring Side News
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

TMZ Covers Prince Devitt’s WWE Signing – Posts Photos, More

– TMZ has picked up on WWE’s signing of Fergal “Prince” Devitt, confirming that he began today at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando. The site has a picture of Devitt in the facility, where Dusty Rhodes gave him a tour of the place. You can see the photo at the link provided. – Ricky Steamboat, Jim Cornette and Kevin Sullivan are also scheduled for Charlotte Talks to...
Via WZR Online
July 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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