Archive - 06/04/2013

Weather for tomorrow cooperating for an outdoor WrestleMania

WrestleMania 29

It looks like WWE’s gamble to host WrestleMania 29 in an open-air stadium in New Jersey is going to pay off as the weather for tomorrow seems to be going to cooperate. The weather forecast for tomorrow for the MetLife Stadium area has a high of 60 degrees Fahrenheit and a low of 49 degrees Fahrenheit. That is 16 degrees Celsius and a low of...

Dixie Carter tweets Steph McMahon with best wishes for WM

Dixie Carter

TNA President Dixie Carter sent in her best wishes to WWE this weekend for the big WrestleMania 29 pay-per-view. Writing on Twitter, Carter said she met Stephanie McMahon for the first time this week, and although she didn’t mention where, it most likely was at the Reid Flair funeral since both Stephanie and her husband Triple H are big...

Trish Stratus launches Hall of Fame merchandise

Trish Stratus

Soon-to-be WWE Hall of Famer Trish Stratus launched her Hall of Fame merchandise exclusively on her Stratusphere Shop at TrishStratus.com. There is a men’s t-shirt, a women’s t-shirt, an iPhone case, and a Hall of Fame photo, the first 100 of which will be signed for free. The prices are $24.99, $24.99, $34.99, and $19.99 respectively...

The Rock lands on the cover of WWE 2K ’14 video game

The Rock (WWE)

Casey Collins, the Executive Vice President of Consumer Products for WWE revealed this morning at the WWE Global Business Partner Summit that The Rock will be on the cover of the upcoming WWE 2K ’14 video game. Despite working only part time with WWE, the current WWE champion got the coveted spot on the cover of one of the most popular video...

Hornswoggle wins the WWE ’13 Superstar Challenge at Axxess

WWE 13

Hornswoggle won the 2013 2K Sports Superstar Challenge yesterday at Axxess, defeating Big E. Langston in the final WWE ’13 match to win the trophy. Last year’s champion AJ Lee did not participate in the tournament. The Superstar Challenge had 16 WWE Superstars face off against each other in a tournament style. In the qualifying rounds...

Ric Flair and girlfriend arrive in New Jersey for WrestleMania

Ric Flair

Ric Flair, along with his girlfriend Wendy Barlow, made their way to New Jersey and are now at the WWE base at the Westin Jersey City Newport hotel. Flair was pulled out of the WrestleMania Axxess signing and replaced by the Undertaker after his son Reid passed away. Flair was also pulled from all non-WWE events at WrestleMania weekend. Funeral...