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Drew Galloway Sporting Nasty Bruise After Return to Ring

It was a big weekend for Drew Galloway with the former WWE superstar finally getting back in the ring as part of the EVOLVE shows in Florida.  He even said in a podcast here on the site last week that he was jacked up to get since ring action which he hadn’t seen since he was released from the WWE nearly two months ago. With him no longer being part of a comedy act in 3MB, Galloway...
Via Between The Ropes
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Drew Wins Title & Cuts Promo, Edge’s Show Moved to Thursdays, More

- Entertainment Weekly has a new gallery up looking at some of the best & worst wrestler performances in movies. Some of the worst were The Rock in The Tooth Fairy, Stacy Keibler in The Comebacks, Steve Austin in Grown Ups 2 and John Cena in Fred. Some of the best were Batista in Guardians of the Galaxy, Hulk Hogan in Rocky III, Randy Savage in Spider Man and Kevin Nash in Magic...
Via Wrestle Scoop
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Army Sergeant Signs Multi-Year TNA Deal, News on His Debut

- TNA announced the following: TNA Wrestling Signs American War Hero Chris Melendez to Multi-Year Agreement TNA Wrestling is happy to announce the signing of a true American hero! Chris Melendez is a former Army Sergeant, who served his country in Afghanistan and was awarded a Purple Heart. Because of injuries suffered in combat, the brave soldier returned home a single leg amputee...
Via Wrestle Scoop
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

The Reason Why Chris Hero Didn’t Sign With ROH

Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter Despite making a few appearances for ROH after his WWE release, Chris Hero did not want to be locked down with a contract that would limit him from certain indie appearances. Hero’s last match for the promotion was on March 8 against Adam Cole.
Via WZR Online
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

TNA Wrestling Signs American War Hero Chris Melendez to Multi-Year Agreement

There has been a lot of attention recently on TNA, while most of it bad this story seems to break away from that trend. TNA has just announced the signing of American War Hero Chris Melendez, a Purple Heart recipient. Here is the press release TNA issued on the signing. NA Wrestling is happy to announce the signing of a true American hero! Chris Melendez is a former Army Sergeant...
Via Overtime
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Releases: A Necessary Evil To Change

People definitely reacted to the cuts made by WWE yesterday. The big bombshell after the realization that 3MB had played their last song was the release of JTG. He had become the “internet hero” of employment in the WWE. Most of the names mentioned are more “cult heroes” for the IWC than any kind of major performers being released. I say this, with all due respect to the...
Via Between The Ropes
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Hero Launches Next Level Pro Wrestling Consultation

Chris Hero has launched a new pro wrestling consultation business called Next Level Pro Wrestling. You can check out his press release from below: Hey everyone, Chris Hero here. It’s with great excitement that I announce to you my newest endeavor: Next Level Pro Wrestling Consultation. Yes, that’s a mouthful. Basically, we at Next Level will be working...
Via WZR Online
May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Sunny Talks Cancer and More, Hero Working on iPPV Project?, Ascension

- Bill Apter of spoke with WWE Hall of Famer Sunny at The Big Event this past weekend about battling cancer and more: - The Ascension Konnor and Viktor Rise will face Jason Jordan and Mason Ryan at Thursday’s WWE NXT live event from Tampa, Florida. - As noted, the former Kassius Ohno (Chris Hero) will be wrestling for Dragon Gate USA on Sunday. Hero’s opponent...
Via Wrestle Scoop
November 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Jim Ross Blogs on Exactly Why the WWE May Have Released Chris Hero

Jim Ross addressed the release of popular NXT star Kassius Ohno, better known as Chris Hero, in his latest blog.  You can read the entire blog by clicking here.  Here are his comments on Hero: “Been asked a great deal about Kassius Ohno aka Chris Hero’s release from WWE NXT. Obviously, it is regrettable as no one wins in this particular scenario. I have been out of the WWE...
November 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Shocking WWE Talent Released

In what would be considered a surprising release, it has been announced that the WWE has released Kassius Ohno (aka Chris Hero). No reason has been given on the release of Ohno. Ohno had signed a WWE developmental deal in 2012 and was assigned to NXT. It had been reported that back in July that people in WWE developmental weren’t happy with Ohno due to his reluctance of the strength...
Via Between The Ropes
November 09, 2013  |  Discuss
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