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Former WWE Diva Michelle McCool diagnosed with skin cancer

Michelle McCool

Former WWE Diva Michelle McCool revealed in a post on Instagram that she has been diagnosed with skin cancer. McCool, who is married to The Undertaker, posted a photo of her back with stitches after she underwent surgery. “Hey kids! Wear yo sunscreen & you won’t have to have holes cut out of your body due to skin cancer,” she...

Part 1 of CM Punk’s UFC documentary now online

CM Punk

Part 1 of the CM Punk documentary which is airing on FOX Sports leading up to his UFC debut is now online on the UFC YouTube channel. Titled The Evolution of Punk, this 4-part documentary series takes a look at CM Punk’s long road from leaving professional wrestling to singing with the UFC and preparing for his first professional mixed martial...

Sunny avoids jail time after rehab stint counted as credit

Sunny

WWE Hall of Famer Tammy “Sunny” Sytch got lucky in court yesterday after she was sentenced to 90 days in jail for a triple DUI but the judge ruled that her 97 days in rehab can be used as her jail credit, and walked out a free woman. Despite walking out of court with no jail time to serve, the judge gave her a 5 year parole with bi-weekly...

Hulk Hogan drops ultimate leg drop on Gawker

Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan’s legal war with Gawker Media has resulted in founder Nick Denton auctioning off his company last week which was purchased by Univision Communications for $135 million. However Univision is now shutting down operations of the website effective next week. “After nearly fourteen years of operation, Gawker.com will be shutting down...

Impressive trailer for The Evolution of Punk released

CM Punk

“Within us all… there is a fighter.” The impressive trailer for The Evolution of Punk, the four-part documentary series which will be airing on FOX Sports starting next Monday at 9:30PM EST, has been published online by the UFC. Described as “underdog, icon, rebel, and punk,” the trailer shows what’s coming over the next month as we...

Dwayne Johnson gets pissed at Fast & Furious 8 co-stars

Dwayne Johnson

It seems that The Rock was about to whoop some candy ass for real on the set of Fast & Furious 8 as the former WWE champion voiced his frustration and disappointment with some of his male co-stars. In a post on Instagram, Johnson said that there’s no other franchise he’s involved in that gets his blood boiling more than the Fast &...

FOX Sports to air documentary on CM Punk’s road to the UFC

CM Punk

In anticipation of his UFC debut, FOX Sports will be airing a four-part documentary on CM Punk’s road to the Octagon titled Evolution of Punk. The series has been in production for over a year as cameras followed Punk throughout his journey to become a UFC fighter. It’s directed by Rory Karpf, who is also working on the Ric Flair special for...

Hulk Hogan and Gawker Media in discussions to reach settlement

Hulk Hogan

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Hulk Hogan and Gawker Media are in talks to reach a settlement over the $140 million judgment that found Gawker, its CEO and Founder Nick Denton, and former editor A.J. Daulerio guilty in the lawsuit brought forward by Hogan over the publication of the sex tape. Denton, Daulerio, and Gawker Media all filed...

CM Punk featured on the UFC 203 poster

CM Punk

UFC has released the poster for UFC 203 featuring none other than former WWE champion CM Punk. Punk is billed as 3rd from the top, with the main event of Miocic vs Overeem, then Werdum vs Rothwell, and then his fight against Mickey Gall. Punk is referred to by his wrestling name and his real name Phil Brooks is nowhere to be seen on the...

Jim Ross agrees that WWE should not punish Brock Lesnar

Jim Ross

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross wrote in his latest blog that he sees no problem with Brock Lesnar not being punished by WWE for failing the UFC drug tests. “I am not condoning PED use in any way but I do agree that WWE cannot require part time performers in a show business presentation, not a legit sport, to adhere to the same rules and regulations...

Dwayne Johnson’s Ballers picked up for third season by HBO

Ballers

After just two episodes from season two, Dwayne Johnson announced in an Instagram post that HBO has picked up his show Ballers for its third season. “Congratulations to our hard working cast, crew, producers and our show’s creator Stephen Levinson. Thank you to our home network HBO,” Johnson wrote, before thanking his fans for tuning in...

Mark Hunt rips on Brock Lesnar and the UFC

UFC 200

Speaking to Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour show, Brock Lesnar’s UFC 200 opponent Mark Hunt ripped Lesnar and the UFC apart for what happened the lack of action that UFC has taken against Lesnar. Hunt, who lost by a unanimous decision, threatened to quit the UFC unless the company gave him half the $2.5 million purse Lesnar got for the show. He...