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RICKY STEAMBOAT RUMORS

WWE News: Ricky Steamboat Praises IC Champ, His Last WWE Run & More

Hall of Famer Ricky Steamboat is a recent guest on The Shining Wizards Podcast. Steamboats last major interview discussed his best matches. Below are some highlights from The Shining Wizards podcast. One interesting fact about Ricky Steamboat is that he has never wrestled as a heel in his career. Steamboat recalls a time where he tried to convince WWE to become a heel. “I never...
Via Wrestling News Depot
September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Steamboat Praises Ziggler, Talks Jake’s DDT, Never Turning Heel, More

- WWE Hall of Famer Ricky Steamboat recently appeared on The Shining Wizards podcast. The full interview can be heard at this link. Below are some highlights: Never working heel & wanting to: I never had a match where I worked as a heel. When I started in 1974, I was always a face, and the reason for that was that the heel would always lead the match. Now for me to graduate to...
Via Wrestle Scoop
September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Backstage Update – Ricky Steamboat & WWE

Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter As far as Ricky Steamboat and WWE are concerned, we’re told he’s no longer working full-time for the company but was not released. Steamboat has been working under a Legends contract in recent months but has been attending TV tapings and working as a producer/agent. Normally, a WWE Legends contract pays around $10,000 per year. With that...
Via WZR Online
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Steamboat Asked About a Comeback, Note on WWE 2K15 Graphics

- Ricky Steamboat recently spoke with FHM Malaysia and was asked about making another return to the ring. He said: “No, I’ve been there and done it against Jericho and I proved a point, so there’s no sense in jeopardizing that. Everyone who saw me work that match said I did good for my age. They have a good memory of that and I’d like to leave it at that. I do know some of...
Via Wrestle Scoop
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Indie Wrestler Appears on RAW & NXT, WWE SDCC Video, Steamboat

- Below is another look at WWE’s presence at San Diego Comic Con this past week: - Ricky Steamboat, Jim Cornette and Kevin Sullivan will be appearing on Charlotte Talks to promote the NWA Legends Fanfest this Thursday. The show is asking fans to tweet their pro wrestling stories, memories and questions to @CharlotteTalks. - Indie wrestler Aaron Solo was used as an extra in the...
Via Wrestle Scoop
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Steamboat Still with WWE, Backstage News on His Status Changing

From Steamboat Still with WWE, Backstage News on His Status Changing - We noted earlier this week that as of last week’s WWE TV tapings, Hall of Famer Ricky Steamboat had been let go from the company due to budget cuts. Something changed some time over the past 48 hours, perhaps WWE changing their mind. Steamboat has reached out to several non-WWE promoters to inform them that...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Steamboat, Colter & Lana Hype The WWE Battleground PPV

– Former WWE agent/producer and WWE Hall of Famer Ricky Steamboat is now on Twitter at @REALSteamboat. Although he has not addressed his recent WWE release, he did talk about tonight’s Intercontinental Title Battle Royal at WWE Battleground. Steamboat tweeted: “Dragon’s picks for the final 4 in #WWEBattleground IC Battle Royal: @WWECesaro @HEELZiggler @TheBoDallas @WWESheamus”...
Via WZR Online
July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Hall of Famer Reportedly No Longer Under Contract

- WWE Hall of Famer Ricky Steamboat has reportedly been let go from the company due to budget cuts. Steamboat had worked as a coach in NXT and apparently was working at the WWE offices in Talent Relations under Triple H recently. Steamboat will be doing several conventions and non-WWE interview DVD’s in the coming months, which is usually a sign that you’re no longer under contract...
Via Wrestle Scoop
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE News: Ricky Steamboat On His Best Matches, Flair On The Streak Ending

Ricky The Dragon Steamboat Visits Malaysia Hall Of Famer Ricky Steamboat was recently in Malaysia to promote an upcoming WWE tour of the country. During the promotion he spoke with The Star and discussed many topics. The article can be found via thestar.com.my. Steam discussed two of his favourite matches, his classic Wrestlemania 3 match with Randy Savage and his trilogy of matches...
Via Wrestling News Depot
June 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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