Originally written on Wrestling Truth  |  Last updated 11/17/14

- Wrestling legend Bruno Sammartino has rejected WWE’s offer to be inducted in to the 2013 Hall of Fame. Sammartino has had a rocky relationship with the company since the 80s and this is not a surprise. He has always been critical of the way wrestling has gone since Vince McMahon came on the scene.
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- Shannon Moore has now been officially released from TNA; he wrote on Twitter:

“Just want to let you all know I asked for my release from TNA and they granted me my release. Wanted you all to hear it from me. Thanks all”
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- For those that forgot, Armando Estrada actually returned to WWE in 2010 but essentially hasn’t been used. Estrada posted the following online noting that he’s now been released:

“Espérate … Espérate … Espérate …

Everybody, listen to me!

I would like to take this opportunity to let everyone in the wrestling world know that on 6/27/12, I was released from my contract with WWE.

What’s that you say??? OH, you didn’t know (Road Dogg) I was under contract to WWE? Apparently, a lot of people (including members of creative) were not privy to that information. I have been “working” with World Wrestling Entertainment for almost 18 months. I was only used once during that time period, making a brief cameo as Tyson Kidd’s manager in May of last year. I was told I did a great job and to be patient. I have been patient for quite some time now while sitting at home “waiting for the call”.

It’s not fun, trust me. Numerous creative ideas/scenarios were submitted during my tenure and unfortunately nothing materialized for me. And although my talents were not utilized this time around, should I decide to return to WWE in the future, I firmly believe that door will be open. Timing is everything, not just in showbiz, but in life. Thank you to everyone in WWE!

For those promoters that would like to utilize my talents, believe me when I say, I am the MOST ENTERTAINING individual to step foot into the wrestling industry in the last decade (toot-toot)! If you would like to book me for wrestling shows, autograph signings/appearances, please do so at bookarmando@yahoo.com (serious inquiries only). I will show up on time, in shape, and ready to perform for your audience.

You can also follow me on Twitter @RealArmandoHaHa. Thanks for your time….Oh yeah, 1 last thing. My name es ARMANDO ALEJANDRO ESTRRRADA and I will be making an #Impact soon………HA-HA! “

[Never understood why WWE didn't give Estrada a singles push, he has a great ripped looked, is athletic and can talk, what more could you want?]

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