Archive - 05/04/2013

Bruno Sammartino honored by Jersey City officials

Bruno Sammartino

Bruno Sammartino was honored by Jersey City Mayor Jerramiah Healy when today he was presented with the key to the city, one day before being inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in the place where he sold out most events – New York’s Madison Square Garden. The Mayor described Sammartino as a living legend and people still love him...

Vince McMahon reveals the completed WrestleMania 29 set

WrestleMania 29

The big reveal that Vince McMahon plugged on his Twitter was the reveal of the huge set of WrestleMania 29 at MetLife Stadium. “Are you ready world? Here’s a sneak peak at MetLife Stadium, the home of WrestleMania,” McMahon said as he stood in the darkness at the stadium. Right on cue, the lights go up and Sean...

WWE holds the Superstars for Sandy Relief gala event

WWE

WWE held their Superstars for Sandy Relief event yesterday at the Cipriani Wall Street in New York with a bunch of celebrities attending the event. Everyone got made up and looked nice as celebrities such as Sean Combs, Snooki, Adrienne Bailon, Rob Zombie, Darryl “D.M.C.” McDaniels, Joe Buck, Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Sammi Giancola and...

Former NFL player Kurt Warner to appear on next RAW

RAW

Former NFL quarterback – who played with the St. Louis Rams, New York Giants, and Arizona Cardinals – Kurt Warner will be appearing on Monday Night RAW the night after WrestleMania to promote his new USA Network show. The Super Bowl MVP XXXIV MVP and champion is the new host of The Moment, a reality TV show that will debt on April 11...

Honky Tonk Man signs WWE Legends deal

WWE

The Honky Tonk Man announced on his Facebook page that he has signed a new multi-year WWE Legends deal, allowing WWE to use his likeness in merchandise as well as task him with appearances. “I am honored to be back with the WWE and am very excited to be teaming up with WWE again for some more Shake, Rattle and Roll,” the...

The Rock explains why he picked to wrestle Cena again

The Rock (WWE)

The Associated Press published a long article with The Rock yesterday all about WrestleMania 29, one of the perks of having a mega star like him being involved in the show. The article was picked up by several other media outlets. “It’s the biggest show of my career,” The Rock – who is now 40 – said, revealing that it...

Stevie Ray to induct his brother Booker T in the Hall of Fame

Booker T

It is going to be a Harlem Heat reunion at the Hall of Fame on Saturday as it was announced that Stevie Ray, the real life brother and former tag team partner of Booker T will be inducting him. Ray and Booker made their debut in WCW in 1993 and together they won the WCW tag team titles on 10 separate occasions. Ray retired in 2002 and opened up a...

WWE changes plans and adds Foley to HOF broadcast

Mick Foley

It looks like WWE has “buckled” under pressure from fans and Mick Foley has been given his Hall of fame spot on the USA Network broadcast which will air this coming Tuesday. Foley was left out of the one hour edited version of the show and instead Trish Stratus, Donald Trump, and Bruno Sammartino were going to be highlighted. Foley...

IMPACT TV report for 04/04/2013

Impact

Impact begins with Aces and Eights walking to the ring. Mr. Anderson is the first person to speak and he calls us all douche bags.  When Anderson is a babyface he calls us assholes, but now we’re douchebags. Anderson offers AJ styles an Aces and Eights leather vest. Devon is also there and he has a mysterious envelope that he says belongs...