– Solomon Crowe posted the following update on his injury to Twitter today:
Chipped my tibia bone in my leg….. Such a great birthday present! Lol #CawCaw
— Solomon Crowe (@WWECrowe) August 31, 2014
– Zeb Colter posted the following to Twitter, suggesting that he may be back on WWE TV this week:
HELLO @WWE UNIVERSE. AFTER AN EXTENDED ABSENCE, I HAVE RETURNED. ANYBODY MISS...
Ethan Carter III appeared on Main Event Radio last week discussing TNA’s New York City tapings, Bully Ray possibly leaving the company and more. Check out the highlights:
On TNA taping in New York City: “Being in the ring at the Manhattan Center, I love it. I love the crowd because they loathe me. Just having that atmosphere, the interaction with people really drives me to perform...
– Cesaro spoke with the Des Moines Register to promote this week’s RAW taping.
– There is a story about hedge fund Citadel Advisors selling 772,000 shares of WWE stock–worth about $11 million–here. The article examines why it may have been a good move.
– WWE is advertising an “Ask Total Divas” Twitter Q&A for Monday to promote the season three premiere of WWE...
Below are the twelve wrestlers who qualified for the Quarterfinals of the 2014 PWG Battle of Los Angeles. The final night of the tournament takes place tonight.
* Kyle O’Reilly
* Kenny Omega
* Zack Sabre, Jr.
* Candice LeRae
* TJ Perkins
* Johnny Gargano
* Roderick Strong
* Matt Sydal
* Michael Elgin
* Trevor Lee
* AJ Styles
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Injured WWE Superstar Darren Young recently posted on his Twitter account on his current status and when he will return. According to tweet by Young on August 25, he’s still recovering from MCL and ACL surgery from last April. He also posted a recent picture of himself looking quite huge. It looks like he has been hitting the gym nonstop in his downtime.
You can check out Young’s...
Dale Carew released a report with some highlights of Batista’s Q&A session at Fan Expo Canada in Toronto from August 30.
Batista said during the Q&A that is currently too busy to return to WWE for the rest of 2014. The context is not mentioned, but Batista also reportedly said that all wrestlers do “pretty much the same s***.”
Additionally, when a fan asked him about...
UPDATE: Here are some more details on why Solomon Crowe went to the hospital after last night’s NXT live event.
During his tag match with Kalista against The Ascension, Crowe went for a flying head scissors on Viktor. After Crowe landed, he was unable to move for a while and was clutching his leg in pain. The bout was immediately stopped, and trainers had to help Crowe get to the...
We noted earlier today here on the website that WWE’s Brad Maddox was in attendance at the Pro Wrestling Guerilla “Battle of Los Angeles” event on Friday night in Reseda, California. Maddox has also been doing some stand-up comedy as of late.
Here is a photo of Maddox sitting in the front row at the Pro Wrestling Guerilla “Battle of Los Angeles” event on Friday night:
– TNA wrestler and former WWE world champion Jeff Hardy celebrates his birthday today. He turns 37 and was born on August 31, 1977.
– Wrestle-1 has announced Yoshihiro Tajiri and the Great Muta as their first two names for TNA Bound for Glory. The show will be held on October 12th at the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan.
Tajiri and Muta have both been expected to appear at the show...
The Las Vegas Review-Journal has a new article about Jake Roberts and the Freakshow Wrestling event that he was flying to before he suffered health complications on the flight and was rushed to the hospital. It was noted that the show planned to take up a collection from fans this weekend to help support Roberts’ medical bills.
You can check out the article at ReviewJournal.com.
– The Motley Fool website has a new article up about top hedge fund company Citadel Advisors selling approximately 772,000 shares of WWE stock.
– **ONE-DAY-ONLY LABOR DAY SPECIAL** – WZRtv t-shirts are just $10 *TODAY ONLY* via Paypal-ONLY. All shirts will go out in the mail on Tuesday AM and should be there by the end of the week or weekend. *WE WILL ALSO COVER THE SHIPPING...
– Scout.com has a new article up about Sting’s son, Steven Borden, who is a senior and tight-end at the University of Kentucky. In the article, it’s made clear that Borden has no interest in following in his father’s footsteps to become a pro wrestler. You can check out the piece at Scout.com.
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– Below is another clip for the season three premiere of WWE Total Divas.
– Below is a Sam Roberts interview from SummerSlam weekend with Goldust.
– In addition to MVP, Samoa Joe, James Storm, The Great Sanada, Ethan Carter III,, Abyss, Davey Richards, Eddie Edwards, Bram and Manik, who were all announced for this year’s Bound For Glory earlier this week, Wrestle-1 has also confirmed that Tajiri and The Great Muta will be in action. Tajiri & Muta vs. James Storm and Sanada is rumored for the show, for whatever that...
– Former TNA star Chris Sabin recently appeared on the Shining Wizards podcast and spoke about how his ultimate goal is still to work for WWE one day. Sabin said it has been his goal since he was a kid. You can check out the interview at ShiningWizards.com.
– As noted, Rob Van Dam finished up his current run with WWE at the television taping this past Tuesday. A fan asked Van...
The following are highlights of a new Miami Herald interview with Bad News Barrett:
On how he’s doing since the injury: “I’m great. I’m back in the gym lifting weights again. I’m working hard on my rehab to come back as soon as I can. I miss performing in front of the WWE Universe and traveling around the world seeing the fans all the time.”
On getting injured during...
– As a reminder, there will be a RAW pre-show on the WWE Network this Monday night, however there will not be a RAW post-show. After Monday’s RAW concludes, the debut edition of WCW Nitro will air on the WWE Network.
– WWE Diva Naomi, who as noted will be undergoing a minor procedure on her orbital bone, is featured in the latest edition of WWE’s “30 Second Fury.” You...
The following are highlights of a new STV Scotland interview with Drew McIntyre:
On being Vince McMahon’s “Chosen One” in WWE: “That has never happened before and will never happen again, Vince endorsing someone like that. I could never be unhappy in the WWE. No matter what they give you. As a kid, I’d have been happy to be Dumpster Droese. But I have big goals. After Vince...
The following are highlights of a new interview with Cesaro:
On having a hero in wrestling: “It’s always good to have heroes and people you look up to, and it’s very important to look to them for inspiration. But you need to be your own hero. The way I went to get here, nobody else did it this way, so I’m very proud of that.”
On making a big first impression in the first...
AAA is using Alberto Del Rio as El Patron on the ads for their Puerto Vallarta shows the weekend of September 13th and 14th. While no lineups have been listed yet, Patron is shown along with La Parka.
This is the first time Del Rio has been advertised by the company on a poster.
Chris Sabin appeared on the Shining Wizards podcast on Friday. Check out the highlights:
On the talent pool in Battle of Los Angeles: “This tournament is the best of the best. It’s the people who aren’t really signed to big contracts right now. The people are in for just an unbelievable show. And I’m looking forward to wrestling Ricochet as well. It’s a confirmation of...
Sinn Bodhi posted the following on his Facebook, giving the latest health update on Jake “The Snake” Roberts…
UPDATE on Jake The Snake Roberts: Jake is NOT in a coma! Please don’t believe crappy gossip… Jake still has Phnemonia. He is not getting enough oxygen so he has been sedated and put on a ventilator… (Sedated only because the procedure is painful). Doctors have...
– As noted earlier, there are two different editions of The Monday Night War on the WWE Network. One of them is labeled Viewer Discretion Advised.
– WWE NXT Diva Sasha Banks recently debuted a new theme song. The song is titled “Sky’s The Limit” and is done by the band CFO$. You can download is now via iTunes.
– Speaking of theme songs, WWE has released another video...
As noted, with no WWE live events this weekend, several WWE Superstars and Divas are on vacation. We also noted that Rusev and Lana, as well as Cody Rhodes and Eden are all in Hawaii.
Below is a photo from Lana’s official Instagram account of herself and Rusev with Woody Harrelson (actor), Willie Nelson (musician) and Kris Kristofferson (actor) in Hawaii.