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- Dolph Ziggler reveals in an interview with LifeHacker.com that he spends his time on planes reading and writing in case his WWE career doesn’t pan out.
“That was a deal I made with my parents and myself: I’m going to have a degree, a possibility for a job if WWE doesn’t work out,” Ziggler said. “I want it to work out, I’ve trained my whole life for it to work out, but you never know. So I had a backup plan.”
- As noted earlier, NXT star Gavin Reid was released from his WWE developmental deal sometime last week. Reid’s profile has been removed from the roster section of the official NXT website.
- Edge recently noted on Twitter he was proud of Trish Stratus, writing, “Just heard about my fellow T.O. Canucklehead @trishstratuscom goin in WWE HOF this year. Very proud of ya. Sully’s gym represent!”
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- WWE reached out to Trish Stratus late last week about induction into the 2013 Hall of Fame. Word is that Trish will indeed be inducted this year from Madison Square Garden.
We noted earlier that there was talk of either DX or The Kliq being inducted this year. Word going around is that DX will be inducted.
This year's Hall of Fame class looks to be made up of Mick Foley,...
- WWE published a new list profiling the top 30 ECW stars. Rob Van Dam topped the list, followed by Sabu, Tazz, The Sandman, Tommy Dreamer, The Dudley Boyz, Shane Douglas, Raven and The Public Enemy. Terry Funk rounded out the top 10.
- Embedded below is Lilian Garcia’s new official music video for “Over & Over.”
- Dolph Ziggler said that he was very close to becoming...
- Jim Ross and Trish Stratus commented on her 2013 WWE Hall of Fame induction tonight via Twitter:
JR: "Congrats to @trishstratuscom for 2013 #WWE HOF. I remember our 1st @WWE interview in my Ofc like it was yesterday. #proudofyou"
Trish: "Thank you @WWEUniverse #stratusfaction comes to @WWE #HOF2013 #honored"
- SmackDown General Manager Booker T will be making...
TrishStratus.com has collected the following Tweets from people congratulating Trish Stratus on her WWE Hall of Fame induction:
Beth Phoenix: Congrats to @trishstratuscom on this year’s Hall of Fame induction. The women of the HoF is a small elite group & it’s long overdue!
Tommy Dreamer: Congrats @trishstratuscom on this year’s Hall of Fame induction. Worked very hard...
According to new data from WWE, the 2012 TLC pay-per-view with John Cena vs. Dolph Ziggler plus Ryback, Kane and Daniel Bryan vs. Seth Rollins, Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns did an estimated total of 170,000 buys. This is down a bit from the 179,000 buys that TLC 2011 drew. An updated number will be released with WWE’s first quarter report.
Here are updated estimated pay-per-view...
Partial Source: Pwinsider
Word is that WWE reached out to Trish Stratus last week, regarding being inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame. According to reports, she has accepted the offer to be inducted.
Bob Backlund and Mick Foley have already been announced for the 2013 Hall of Fame class.
- Below is a depressing photo of WWE Hall of Famer Sunny in court on Monday following her most recent arrest:
- With her induction this year, 37 year old Trish Stratus will be the youngest member of the WWE Hall of Fame.
- After last night's WWE SmackDown tapings ended in San Diego, Big Show came out and cut a promo against the many Latin fans in the crowd. Show talked about...
- It was announced at last night’s WWE SmackDown tapings that the winner of the Elimination Chamber match will face the World Heavyweight Champion at WrestleMania 29.
No word yet on the Chamber participants but Dolph Ziggler, a returning Jack Swagger, Daniel Bryan, Kane, Sheamus, Randy Orton and The Great Khali were teased at the tapings by Booker T. Ziggler made it clear that...
- It was announced at last night’s WWE SmackDown tapings that the winner of the Elimination Chamber match will face the World Heavyweight Champion at WrestleMania 29.No word yet on the Chamber participants but Dolph Ziggler, a returning Jack Swagger, Daniel Bryan, Kane, Sheamus, Randy Orton and The Great Khali were teased at the tapings by Booker T. Ziggler made it clear that he...
Partial Source: Pwinsider.com
There has been a lot of speculation on Chris Jericho’s WrestleMania opponent following his return to WWE last night at the Royal Rumble.
Word is that Jericho may feud with Dolph Ziggler up to the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view, and then turn heel. Once Jericho turns heel, he may feud with Ryback, which will include a WrestleMania match.
Keep in mind...
- Chris Masters tweeted the following about speculation he would be entering the Royal Rumble:
“Sorry If I lead anybody on.But for the record I didn’t visit WWE while in Phoenix.I was just rolling with the Internet speculation.1dayMaybe”
- Trish Stratus issued the following comments to her official website about her 2013 WWE Hall of Fame induction:
“I still can’t believe...