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- Ric Flair and Hulk Hogan were back together again on Saturday night. It looks like they got together wth friends and family at Hogan's new restaurant in Florida. Here they are plus a shot of Nick Hogan with Flair's daughter, WWE NXT Diva Charlotte:
- WWE announced the following last night for Monday's RAW:
"This Monday’s Raw will air on New Year’s Eve and what’s New Year’s Eve without a toast? In recognition of the beginning of 2013, Dolph Ziggler and AJ Lee have announced plans for a special toast on Raw and they’ve invited the whole WWE Universe to join them. There’s also a guest of honor on the controversial couple’s list — John Cena. What will Dolph and AJ have to say during their toast? And will the Cenation leader accept their invitation? Join the dubious pair and the former WWE Champion on Monday at 8/7 CT on USA and help ring in the new year."
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- Below is the latest promo from Seth Rollins, Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins. The Shield promises that 2013 will bring a volatile continuation of their battle against “injustice” in WWE:- WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair did a radio interview with Mark Madden this week and said that his problems with TNA are behind him. Flair said he basically wrestled on RAW a few weeks back in the...
-- Ric Flair did an interview with Mark Madden on his show in Pittsburgh on 105.9 WXDX FM on Thursday. Flair talked about LeBron James' recent comments about Flair being the one who invented swag, returning to WWE and who he hangs out with these days. He also revealed that his son Reid signed a three month deal with All Japan Pro Wrestling, and he will go to Japan starting January...
Ric Flair did an interview with Mark Madden on his show in Pittsburgh on 105.9 WXDX FM on Thursday. Flair talked about LeBron James’ recent comments about Flair being the one who invented swag, returning to WWE and who he hangs out with these days. He also revealed that his son Reid signed a three month deal with All Japan Pro Wrestling, and he will go to Japan starting January...
Reid Flair signs with AJPW:
Reid Flair, the youngest son of wrestling legend Ric Flair, has signed a three month deal with All Japan Pro Wrestling.
The 24 year old school amateur star will debut on January 23rd.
As well as getting in there with his father, Flair has received training from the likes of former World champ Harley Race and Terry Taylor.
WWE are believed to be interested...
- Embedded below is this week’s episode of Z! True Long Island Story featuring Zack Ryder.
- Ric Flair was at the Miami Heat vs. Charlotte Bobcats, NBA game on Wednesday.
- The Rock’s film “Southland Tales” will be playing at the IFC Center in NYC from January 4th to January 5th.
After WWE stopped taping Raw last night, John Cena and Sheamus wrestled The Big Show and Dolph Ziggler. The finish to the match concluded with The Big Show leaving Ziggler. Big E Langston came in to help by holding Cena, however when Ziggler went for the Superkick, Cena ducked and Ziggler hit Langston instead. Sheamus then connected with a clothsline following with an Attitude Adjustment...
- WWE published a list of 10 Superstars to watch out for in 2013. Some of the stars mentioned include Team Rhodes Scholars, Antonio Cesaro, Wade Barrett, Kaitlyn, Ryback, The Shield and Dolph Ziggler. Here is what the article read for for The Shield.
“Ever since this triumvirate of NXT Superstars surged into Survivor Series and laid waste to Ryback, ‘The Shield’ has inspired...
There will be an angle at the end of this Monday's WWE RAW telecast where John Cena announces that he will be an entrant in this year's 30-man WWE Royal Rumble match.
During the closing segment featuring Dolph Ziggler and AJ Lee "toasting" each other, Cena promised the WWE Universe that he would win the Royal Rumble match and then go on...
- Joey Styles posted the following Tout video with new Intercontinental Champion Wade Barrett at last night's RAW tapings:
- To promote tonight's WWE SmackDown tapings, Kofi Kingston will be appearing at Bryant & Stratton College this morning at 11am.
- Ric Flair's son Reid has signed a three-month deal with All Japan Pro Wrestling. He will head there in a few...
There will be an angle at the end of this Monday’s WWE RAW telecast where John Cena announces that he will be an entrant in this year’s 30-man WWE Royal Rumble match.
During the closing segment featuring Dolph Ziggler and AJ Lee “toasting” each other, Cena promised the WWE Universe that he would win the Royal Rumble match and then go on to win the WWE title...
John Cena signs rookie from Rikishi’s school:
John Cena has handpicked a rookie from former WWE star Rikishi’s Knox Pro wrestling school, to be given a WWE developmental contract.
Alex Jones, who was working on his masters in strength and conditioning at USC, attended a tryout camp back in August and received positive reviews from Jim Ross and Gerald Brisco. Cena then scouted...
Tonight’s WWE RAW is the taped show from Saturday night in Washington, DC and has a Champion’s Choice theme. Full spoilers and the match listing can be found elsewhere on the site. The main event of tonight’s show will be Ryback vs. Seth Rollins, Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns in a handicap match. There will also be a New Years Eve toast with AJ Lee and Dolph Ziggler.
- Embedded below is the latest episode of “Santino’s Foreign Exchange” which features a look back at clips from the show over the year.
- This week's Smackdown scored 54,125 in social media activity, which is well-below Smackdown's fall season average. On cable TV Friday night, Smackdown ranked #3 behind Nick programming and ESPN's Virginia Tech vs. Rutgers...
The storyline between AJ Lee and John Cena has continued on the RAW Holiday tour. Last night’s cage match between Cena and Dolph Ziggler saw Big E Langston stop Cena from escaping several times. AJ tweeted after the match:
“Tonight, at a Raw live event, I slapped Cena’s perfectly chiseled jaw into next week. He then kissed me. I love these games we play, Johnny.”
Embedded below are several video highlights from this week’s episode of WWE SmackDown.
Santino Marella is selected to face Big Show for the World Heavyweight Championship
Brodus Clay vs. Primo
Kofi Kingston & Team Hell No vs. Wade Barrett & Team Rhodes Scholars
Zack Ryder vs. Antonio Cesaro
The Miz vs. Dolph Ziggler
When Santino Marella gets injured trying to do a...