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- Here are some news and notes from tonight’s WWE Hall of Fame induction ceremony at Madison Square Garden:
* CM Punk held a large sign for people to applaud Mick Foley when he came out.
* All of the speeches, including the inductors, ran longer than usual.
* Stephanie McMahon debuted a new theme song.
* During Mick Foley’s speech, he talked about never pinning Chris Jericho. This led to Jericho coming on stage, taking an elbow drop from Foley and Punk counting the pin.
* Donald Trump challenged Vince McMahon to a match at WrestleMania 30, noting that he wanted to break pay-per-view records.
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– Stephanie McMahon issued a response to TNA President Dixie Carter on Twitter.
Met @StephMcMahon for the first time this past week. Wish her and her family much success this weekend.
Stephanie replied with the following:
“@TNADixie: Met @StephMcMahon for the first time this past week. Wish her and her family much success this weekend.” Thank You Dixie!
– Here are lots of...
- Here is video of Hornswoggle winning the 2K Sports 2013 Superstar Challenge:
- Below is footage of WWE stars hosting an anti-bullying rally at WrestleMania Axxess:
- TNA President Dixie Carter posted the following on Twitter, noting that she met Stephanie McMahon earlier this week:
“Met @StephMcMahon for the first time this past week. Wish her and her family much success this weekend.”
- Vince McMahon made his big Twitter reveal tonight and it’s a sneak peek at the WrestleMania 29 set inside MetLife Stadium:
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- Stephanie McMahon posted a photo of the Hall of Fame set for tonight on Twitter:
- Friday’s episode of WWE SmackDown scored 85,141 in social activity and ranked #3 on cable TV, according to Trendrr.TV.
- Brodus Clay was asked about his favorite WrestleMania moments growing up during an interview with ESPN:
“Watching WrestleMania growing up, it was like a neighborhood party...
Stephanie McMahon announced on Twitter that The Rock will grace the cover of the newly branded series, WWE 2k14.“Breaking News: @TheRock will be featured on the cover of WWE 2K 14″ Casey Collins EVP CPG #BPS#Wrestlemania”The WWE 2K14 video game is scheduled for a Autumn 2013 release.Big News on the Original Person Scheduled to Be on WWE 2k14 & Why Were Nixed….
- After Thursday’s WrestleMania press conference at Radio City Music Hall, the WWE crew went on top of the marquee for a photo op. Arda Ocal tweeted this photo of Vince McMahon, The Rock, John Cena, Fandango, Summer Rae, The Great Khali, Triple H, Stephanie McMahon, Big Show, Alberto Del Rio, Ricardo Rodriguez, Mark Henry and Michael Cole: – Ted DiBiase told fans at WrestleMania...
- We noted earlier this weekend that TNA President Dixie Carter tweeted about meeting Stephanie McMahon earlier this week. Stephanie re-tweeted her message and added, "Thank You Dixie!"
- Variety reports that the next WWE Studios movie in the works is a supernatural thriller based on the Bermuda Triangle called "The Devil's Triangle."
- The WrestleCon officials...
Source: The Wrestling Observer
There is panic backstage at RAW right now. The show was scheduled to build to a segment where Brock Lesnar beat up Rock to set up next year’s WrestleMania main event. The problem: Rock is not there and has reportedly gone home. Vince McMahon, the writers and producers are in the process of redoing the show, evidently believing the angle has been nixed...
Whether or not anyone should take this seriously remains to be seen, however new WWE Hall Of Famer Donald Trump challenged Vince McMahon to a match at WrestleMania 30 during his speech at the induction ceremony held at Madison Square Garden on Saturday evening.
Trump mentioned his desire to break previous pay-per-view records by stepping into the ring for a match with McMahon. He...
- There is said to be absolute panic at RAW this afternoon. Tonight’s show was scheduled to build to a segment where Brock Lesnar beat up The Rock to set up a WrestleMania XXX main event.
The Rock is not at RAW and word going around is he went home. Vince McMahon and WWE writers and producers are busy re-doing the show and apparently the angle has been nixed.
Nobody knows any details...
- WWE issued the following tonight:
WWE® BECOMES FOUNDING PARTNER FOR 2014 SPECIAL OLYMPICS USA GAMES
East Rutherford, NJ – April 7, 2013 – WWE (NYSE: WWE) announced today it has become a Founding Partner for the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games, a national sporting event taking place in New Jersey June 14-21, 2014. The announcement was made on stage during WrestleMania® 29...
- WWE held their Superstars for Sandy Relief Party at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City on Thursday night. Co-hosts of the party were Vince McMahon and Sean “Diddy” Combs. Several one-of-a-kind experiences with Superstars and celebrities were auctioned off to help with the Hurricane Sandy Relief. The auction was hosted by The Miz and sportscaster Joe Buck.Only six of the...
- WWE held their Superstars for Sandy Relief Party at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City on Thursday night. Co-hosts of the party were Vince McMahon and Sean "Diddy" Combs. Several one-of-a-kind experiences with Superstars and celebrities were auctioned off to help with the Hurricane Sandy Relief. The auction was hosted by The Miz and sportscaster Joe Buck.
- Brodus Clay commented on his tag team match being cut from last night’s WWE WrestleMania 29 pay-per-view via Twitter:
“In life we have set backs and disappointments sometimes you need your heartbroken to know how much you love it #365toredemption Nyadonothat”
- WWE posted this photo of new WWE Champion John Cena last night:
- We noted earlier this weekend that TNA President...