The following new shows will be shown on the WWE Network in the coming week:
* 1984 WWF in Toronto show with Andre the Giant vs. Kamala in a steel cage.
* 1981 WWF in MSG with Stan Hansen vs. Bob Backlund in a steel cage.
– The full household rating for last Friday’s WWE SmackDown is in. The show did a 1.95 (2.0) cable rating, down 2% from a 1.98 the week before.
– Stan Hansen recently spoke with NotInHallOfFame.com about his role in No Holds Barred, inducting Antonio Inoki into the WWE Hall of Fame and more. Check it out at the link.
– Tiny Lister, who starred in No Holds Barred as Zeus,...
– The official WWE website has added Stan Hansen to its Alumni section. An AJPW Triple Crown Heavyweight Champion in Japan, he was also an AWA World Heavyweight Champion, NWA United States Champion, and an NWA World Tag Team Champion. He competed for WWE in the late 1970s, which was then known as the World Wide Wrestling Federation. In April 1990, Vince McMahon’s company partnered...
- Promoting his latest movie The Package, which was released on DVD and Blu-ray on Tuesday, WWE Hall of Famer “Stone Cold” Steve Austin was asked about the status of Tough Enough.
“I think that window is closed,” remarked Austin. He also added that WWE “dropped the ball with Tough Enough.”
The audio interview is available at KISW.com.
- On April 26, 1976, Bruno Sammartino...
Stan Hansen: The Last Outlaw, 2011.
By Stan Hansen, with Scott Teal.
Published by Crowbar Press.
Released August 2011.
420 Pages, paperback.
A legend in the world of wrestling who many current fans may never have seen or heard of, with exception of his introductory speech for Antonio Inoki’s WWE Hall of Fame induction. None the less Stan Hansen is an icon in the professional wrestling...