Anderson Silva steps up to main event UFC 153 in Brazil

UFC Lightweight champion Anderson Silva has stepped up to headline UFC 153 in Rio de Janeiro, moving up to the 205lbs division to take on Stephan Bonnar according to USA Today. The show has now been named UFC 153: Silva

Read More

Details of TNA’s British Boot Camp reality show released

Details for the new TNA reality TV show for the United Kingdom titled British Boot Camp have been released. This will be a six-part series following four up-and-coming professional wrestlers who will battle to win a TNA contract. Challenge TV,

Read More

WWE releases another statement on Lawler’s health

A statement from WWE posted yesterday afternoon regarding the health of WWE Hall of Famer Jerry Lawler was very positive, stating that while Lawler remains in a cardiac care unit in Montreal, his vital signs continue to be stable, is

Read More

Michael Cole receives phone call from Jerry Lawler

Michael Cole posted on Twitter that he received a surprise call from Montreal from Jerry “The King” Lawler late yesterday. “#wweuniverse you will never believe this! I just got off the phone with #jerrylawler and he is alert and in

Read More

Jim Ross talks about Jerry Lawler in his latest blog

Jim Ross wrote a long and heart-warming blog about his good friend and former broadcast partner Jerry Lawler on his JRsBBQ.com website, detailing the moments he realized that King was in trouble and mentioning that both of his parents died

Read More

Rampage, Aldo, both injured and both out of UFC 153

The UFC 153 show in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, took a massive hit yesterday as Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and Jose Aldo were announced to be out of the show due to injuries. Rampage was set to co-main event the show

Read More

Dixie Carter sends her best wishes to Lawler from all TNA staff

TNA President Dixie Carter relayed her best wishes to Jerry Lawler via a message on her Twitter account, joining the hundreds of friends, co-workers, and people in the business in sending prayers to the WWE Hall of Famer. “The thoughts

Read More

RAW rating for 09/10/2012

Monday Night RAW from Montreal did a 2.88 rating for the three hour show with an average of 4,136,000 viewers. Hour one did 3,777,000 viewers, hour two did 4,362,000, and hour three did 4,270,000 viewers. The show – which had

Read More

Ric Flair talks about Jerry Lawler on HLN TV

Ric Flair appeared on HLN TV via phone to discuss Jerry Lawler’s heart attack in a four minute segment. The host asked Flair if he thinks Jerry did the right thing to get in the ring at 62 years of

Read More

Mark Henry attends funeral for Michael Clarke Duncan

Hollywood turned out in full force on Monday for the memorial service of actor Michael Clarke Duncan, who was a big WWE and UFC fan. Duncan, who was always present during WWE live events when the company hit the southern

Read More

No brain damage for Jerry “The King” Lawler

WMC-TV is reporting that Jerry Lawler’s CT scan results do not show any signs of brain damage following the heart attack on Monday. Lawler was clinically dead backstage as EMTs and WWE’s medical team did their best to revive him.

Read More

Lawler was shocked 7 times before being brought back to life

Brian Christopher, the son of WWE Hall of Famer Jerry “The King” Lawler, wrote a message with an update regarding his father who yesterday underwent angioplasty following his heart attack during the live RAW broadcast. The former Too Cool member

Read More

Jerry “The King” Lawler stable at hospital

WWE.COM issued an update on the health of Jerry “The King” Lawler who yesterday night suffered a heart attack during the live broadcast of Monday Night RAW from Montreal, Canada. The positive update says that all Lawler’s vital signs are

Read More

Lawler participates at an indy show in Aruba during the weekend

Jerry Lawler had a packed weekend, appearing at two shows in Aruba for Caribbean Wrestling Bash before flying to Canada for the live RAW. The WWE Hall of Famer was involved in an angle with Roddy Piper and a wrestler

Read More

Monday Night RAW TV report for 09/10/2012

It’s opening time…opening week in the NASCAR “Chase For The Sprint Cup,” opening weekend in the National Football League (N.F.L.) and the opening of a new collaboration between WWE Champion C.M. Punk and Paul Heyman! With six days to go

Read More

Jerry Lawler undergoes angioplasty procedure in Montreal

Jerry Lawler underwent surgery very early in the morning in Montreal to unclog his arteries according to his former wife and former WWE Diva Stacy “The Kat” Carter. “He had a stint [stent] & a balloon put in. Right now

Read More

Friends, co-workers, send their best wishes to The King

The wrestling community was obviously shaken by the news of Jerry Lawler yesterday as his heart attack during the live RAW broadcast resulted in tons of messages from his friends and colleagues on Twitter. “I’m shaken by the news of

Read More

Mainstream media covers the Jerry Lawler collapse on RAW

Several mainstream media outlets covered the Lawler story from yesterday’s RAW as the incident blew up on Twitter and other social media sites. Yahoo! Sports, Los Angeles Times, CNN, ABC News, CBS News, TMZ, The Examiner, Huffington Post, New York

Read More

How the whole Lawler heart attack saga unfolded on RAW

The whole Lawler heart attack saga unfolded at the top of the third hour of Monday Night RAW yesterday. After a couple of minutes of no commentary from Lawler during the tag team match, a camera shot showing the action

Read More

Lawler’s girlfriend updates on his condition

Jerry Lawler’s girlfriend, Lauryn McBride, posted a note on her Facebook page saying that Lawler is now in stable condition at a Montreal hospital. “I’m getting on the first flight out of here to be with him & will keep

Read More