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WWE RUMORS & GOSSIP

A.J. Styles and Booking Issues Heading into WWE WrestleMania 32

The best thing that could have happened to WWE to kick off the new year was the addition of A.J. Styles to the main roster. The worst thing that could have happened to WWE to kick of the new year was the addition of A.J. Styles to the main roster. There is a no-win situation the company is facing now that the former TNA and international star is the topic on everyone’s minds, taking...
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
1 day ago  |  Discuss

ECW original Axl Rotten passes away at age 44

Brian Knighton, who was best known by his professional wrestling moniker Axl Rotten while working in ECW, passed away at the age of 44 this week.Knighton's passing was confirmed by WWE on Thursday."WWE is saddened to learn of reports that Brian Knighton, best known for competing in ECW as Axl Rotten from 1993 to 1999, has passed away," WWE officials wrote. "WWE extends its condolences...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WWE-Undertaker must go out on a bang

The past week in the world of wrestling has seen a lot of rumors as usual, except there were a few that stuck out. One of which was the idea of WWE creative focusing on a match that will have the Undertaker take on Braun Strowman of the Wyatt Family.  The other? Undertaker, Kane and the Big Show taking on Strowman, Luke Harper and Erick Rowan. All of these taking place on the grandest...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Madison Square Garden shows support for wrestler Bret Hart after cancer diagnosis

WWE Hall of Famer Bret Hart announced this week he is battling prostate cancer. That news compelled Madison Square Garden, a venue where Hart wrestled many times, to show its support. It is with great remorse that I feel compelled to speak truthfully to my friends, family and my… https://t.co/QBuW9cq9Hu — Bret Hart (@BretHart) February 1, 2016 Madison Square Garden posted...
Via The Comeback
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE is wasting Brock Lesnar

A year ago at this time, there was a lot of speculation that Brock Lesnar might leave WWE after a three year run and head back to the UFC. Instead, he went on ESPN’s Sportcenter prior to his WrestleMania 31 main event match to say that he had signed a new contract with WWE. The new contract included more matches and appearances for Lesnar, which was considered a good thing for...
Via The Comeback
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Ric Flair Blasts Ohio State, Michigan State During Michigan’s NSD Party

Michigan’s National Signing Day event, while ridiculous, is clearly a hit. Former professional wrestler Ric Flair is the latest to take the stage and rile up the Wolverines faithful. Flair, during his three-minute speech, expressed his disdain for both Ohio State and Michigan State. His comments went over just how you’d expect. Want to know where Michigan football fan @RicFlairNatrBoy...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy booking WrestleMania 32

The Royal Rumble signifies the start of WrestleMania season where all the storylines start to form and the WM card comes into focus. Last year, it was when Roman was booed out of the building, which forced the WWE to call an audible and shift their focus over to Seth Rollins. Well, with this year’s Rumble in the books and Triple H perched as the new champion, it only makes sense...
Via Yardbarker
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE's top stars aren't the issue

As a kid, the Royal Rumble and Survivor Series were my favorite pay-per-views. They were unique and different. WrestleMania and Summer Slam were always built on the superstars at the time. That isn’t a complaint. That is how it should have been. I watched WrestleMania to see the best of the best go head to head. The same is true with Summer Slam but on a smaller level. Royal...
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
3 days ago  |  Discuss

What Daniel Bryan’s future means to the WWE

The rumor mill is running wild this week with regard to Daniel Bryan and his future in WWE. Now that the former champion did not make his return to the ring at the Royal Rumble, it is not known if Bryan will ever face another opponent in a WWE ring again. It would appear Bryan’s future hinges on Vince McMahon, who appears to be leaning toward shutting the superstar down permanently...
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
3 days ago  |  Discuss

The Haps Ft. Finding Muhammad Hassan , Neil Degrasse Tyson & Action Bronson

What’s The Haps for February 3rd? Tinashe, Ryan Murphy gets caught with his pants down, Action Bronson has a TV show coming, and more!   The Links   The Must Read: Finding Muhammad Hassan: Reconnecting With One Of The Most Controversial WWE Stars Of A Generation Sean Ross does a stellar job at breaking down The post The Haps Ft. Finding Muhammad Hassan , Neil Degrasse Tyson...
Via No Coast Bias
3 days ago  |  Discuss

The Bottom Rope 8: What’s next for Dean Ambrose?

With the road to Wrestlemania well underway a big questions encompassing the WWE Universe is in what direction does Dean Ambrose go after his triple-threat match at Fastlane? Could he actually win? If not, what could a program for Brock Lesnar do his acention into superstardom? And speaking of the Beast Incarnate, has WWE Creative […] The post The Bottom Rope 8: What’s next for...
Via The Majors National
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Wrestling legend Bret Hart reveals he has prostate cancer

Pro wrestling legend Bret Hart is about to take on the fight of his life. The WWE Hall of Famer announced Monday he’s battling prostate cancer. Hart made the announcement on his Facebook page, saying he’ll now face his “toughest battle.” Hart will undergo surgery in the coming days, “with the hope of defeating this nemesis once and for all.” More from Hart’s statement...
Via NESN.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Another Superstar, Another Injury

By Michael Monti Seth Rollins, Cesaro, Randy Orton, Daniel Bryan, Nikki Bella, John Cena, Sheamus, Sting, Wade Barret and we will add Alberto Del Rio. Looks like a pretty decent list of WWE superstars, and these stars all share something in common. The injury bug. Daniel Bryan has been out for what seems like forever, while Nikki Bella just went through neck surgery, and John Cena...
Via TopSportsReport
5 days ago  |  Discuss

The Hypocrisy of Women in The WWE Hall of Fame; Why Not Chyna?

There’s been a lot of discussion about former WWE Diva Sunny and her decision to sell her Hall of Fame ring. She’s also filmed a movie for an adult film company. Sunny’s name in wrestling has always had a negative connotation. She was inducted into the WWE’s Hall of Fame in 2011. Ever since her induction, her name has been on our computer screens because of something stupid...

WFNY on WWE: Sorting out the post-Rumble scene

In this edition of WFNY on WWE…Triple H goes over everyone, Roman Reigns unwittingly acts a bit heelish, AJ Styles debuts, Brock Lesnar takes his Royal Rumble elimination in stride, Kevin Owens feuds with everyone, and the next pay-per-view is right here in Cleveland Derek: Before the reign of Roman … before CENA WINS LOL … one man set the standard for predictable WWE victories...
Via Waiting For Next Year
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-softball coach takes deal in New York college sex case

SOUTH NYACK, N.Y. (AP) A former women's softball coach at a suburban New York Christian college has taken a plea deal after being charged with improperly touching players. Defense attorney David Goldstein says Saturday Kurt Ludwigsen pleaded guilty to seven misdemeanor counts of forcible touching earlier this month. Prosecutors had charged the 44-year-old married father of two...
Via Associated Press
7 days ago  |  Discuss

John Cena's Post-Surgery Workout Photo is Sure to Inspire You

John Cena is one of the strongest dudes in professional wrestling. A simple YouTube search unearths footage of Cena moving massive amounts of weight, including a 500-pound Bench Press. [youtube video="drN3rC1yeDw"] Cena's strength, physique and work ethic are big reasons why he's been the face of the WWE for over a decade, but a recent injury sent Cena back to square one...
Via Stack
7 days ago  |  Discuss

What’s The Status Of Daniel Bryan?

What’s the status of Daniel Bryan? It’s a question that has surfaced a lot in recent months and even more so since the rumors of the New Japan group signing with the WWE, but as of now, it seems to be the same story as before. Bryan’s personal doctor had cleared him to return to the ring while the WWE’s doctor hadn’t so it was mentioned in an interview that he was going...
Via Fight Booth
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Nikki Bella undergoes successful neck surgery with John Cena by her side

The WWE has given its fans an inside look at Nikki Bella's day on Wednesday as when she underwent neck surgery.Nikki, the former WWE Diva's champion who had been having neck issues since last July, came to the Tampa hospital with her family, including sister Brie and boyfriend John Cena.As her doctor explained, Nikki had a significant disc herniation, but, fortunately came through...
Via Fox Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss
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