Archive - June 2013

Natalya and Tyson Kidd tie the knot


Natalya and Tyson Kidd got married this week in Florida after the two have been dating since the end of 2001. The wedding – along with her bachelorette party – were captured by the cameras of E! for the television show Total Divas. The Divas were in Las Vegas for the bachelorette party and other fellow WWE Superstars were present at...

Brooke Hogan gets engaged in Las Vegas

Brooke Hogan

TNA Knockout Brooke Hogan is getting married – for real this time – and got engaged in Las Vegas yesterday. Brooke posted some photos on Instagram getting proposed in Vegas with the Paris Hotel & Casino in the background. USA Today Sports reported that Brooke is getting married to Phil Costa of the Dallas Cowboys.

DDP confident in Roberts’ progress despite drinking

Jake Roberts

A very emotional Jake “The Snake” Roberts called his progress at the Accountability Crib with DDP a “rest of my life project” despite saying it is not easy for him to be there battling drug and alcohol addiction. Last week it was revealed that Roberts fell off the wagon once again and was caught drinking, eventually...

Austin Aries revealed as Suicide

Austin Aries

During IMPACT this week, the man behind the Suicide mask was revealed to be former TNA champion Austin Aries after a five minute segment involving Hulk Hogan and Bully Ray. The character was originally part of the TNA video game but then transitioned to a “real-life” character on TNA’s shows and portrayed by Kazarian, Christopher...

TNA taping IMPACT tonight in Las Vegas


TNA is taping their next two IMPACT shows tonight in Las Vegas, Nevada, instead of next week due to the 4th of July holiday. The tapings are being held at the Orleans Arena inside the Orleans Hotel & Casino which is located on West Tropicana Avenue. The same arena this year is the host of the Joe Weider’s Mr. Olympis competition in...

MITB participants for the World Heavyweight title revealed


The Money In The Bank match participants for the World Heavyweight title were announced during last night’s Smackdown television show. The seven Superstars who will battle for the briefcase are Cody Rhodes, Jack Swagger, Fandango, Wade Barrett, Damien Sandow, Antonio Cesaro, and U.S. champion Dean Ambrose. Unlike the WWE title MITB match...

The original Doink, Matt Osborne, found dead

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Matt Osborne, the man who was the original Doink the clown in WWE, passed away yesterday. He was found dead by his girlfriend in their Texas residence. He was 55 years old. Osbourne started with WWE in 1992, appearing ringside among fans pulling tricks and distracting wrestlers during live shows. He portrayed the character of Doink for a year and...

Dwayne Johnson listed #25 in Forbes’ Top 100 celebs list

The Rock (Movies)

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has made the top 100 World’s Most Powerful Celebrities list which is compiled every year by Forbes for the first time this year. The former WWE champion and Hollywood actor cracked the list in the #25 spot, ahead of celebrities such as Ryan Seacrest, Tom Cruise, Will Smith, Donald Trump, Jay Z, and...

John Cena to appear on the Total Divas E! show

John Cena

John Cena will add another title to his impressive resume` next month – Total Diva! Well, okay, not literally, but the current WWE champion has filmed segments for the upcoming Total Divas show on E! which debuts next month. You might be wondering why John Cena will be featured on a Divas show but the champ is currently dating Nikki Bella...

Former WWE EVP joins TNA in same role


TNA announced today the hiring of John “Big” Gaburick, as the new Executive Vice President of Television Production effective immediately. Gaburick joins TNA after he left WWE last month where he held the same position. He worked for WWE for 13 years and was highly regarded in his position. Long time WWE fans might remember him...

Taz refers to WWE coming “home” in deleted tweet


Yesterday night, the Twitter feed of TNA announcer Taz was the home of a message that sparked several rumors about a WWE return. “Couple of big wrestling shows in my “hometown” of Brooklyn! #RedHookNearBarclay,” Taz wrote, a message which was then taken down. WWE will roll into the Barclays Center for their first ever...

CM Punk obtains restraining order against his mother

CM Punk

TMZ.COM is reporting that former WWE champion CM Punk has obtained a restraining order against his mother after he claims that she’s been calling him for money and then threatens to commit suicide if he doesn’t pay up. The papers claim that Punk has been trying to get away from his mother for more than a year after “repeated...

Jake “The Snake” Roberts caught drinking again

Jake Roberts

Jake “The Snake” Roberts, who has been living with Diamond Dallas Page at his Accountability Crib to try and get through rehab, has unfortunately fallen off the wagon as they say and admitted that he did drink again. DDP released a video with three of his staff discussing that Jake was not being himself and that he was acting funny and...

RAW rating for 06/24/2013


Monday Night RAW did a 2.9 rating with an average of 3,980,000 viewers, down from last week’s average of 4,153,000. Hour one pulled in 3,743,000 viewers, followed by 4,287,000 in hour two and then down to 3,910,000 in the third and final hour. (Ratings compiled by Nielsen Media Research and put online by

Jack Swagger found guilty of DUI

Jack Swagger

Former World Heavyweight champion Jack Swagger was found guilty of the DUI charge he got back in February after he was pulled over following a Smackdown TV taping in Biloxi, Mississippi. Swagger was also found in possession of marijuana and was speeding when the cops busted him. The possession and speeding charges were dropped and he as sentenced...

Monday Night Raw TV Report for 06/24/2013


A week after a pretty darn great week in WWE, what does the new seven days bring in the land of wrestling? With the cliff-hanger that was a confrontation between the “Paul Heyman Guys” of C.M. Punk and Brock Lesnar, what is the beef between the two and how will Paul Heyman himself factor in? Then there’s Intercontinental Champion...

WrestleMania XXX hotel promotion announced

WrestleMania XXX

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WWE 2K14 cover art with The Rock revealed

The Rock (WWE)

WWE and 2K yesterday unveiled the WWE 2K14 cover art during Monday Night RAW featuring former WWE champion The Rock. The artwork features the People’s Champ in his usual pose when he does the “Finally…” routine. “I am exceptionally grateful to be chosen for the cover of WWE 2K14 and serve as the first cover Superstar...

Seven former WWE/World champs in MITB match

Rob Van Dam

The Money In The Bank ladder match where the winner will cash in for the WWE title was announced on RAW yesterday night. Seven participants – all former WWE or World Heavyweight champions – will be taking part in this match and these are CM Punk, Randy Orton, Daniel Bryan, Christian, Sheamus, Kane, and the returning Rob Van...

WWE Performance Center to open on July 11


Jim Ross wrote in his latest blog that the WWE Performance Center will be officially opening on Thursday, July 11, which also happens to be the next NXT tapings at Full Sail University. A grand opening for the media and invited guests will be held on the day and will not be open to the public. “The Performance Center begins a new era in the...