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Samoa Joe make surprise appearance at JR’s Ringside show

Samoa Joe

Jim Ross had a special guest at his RINGSIDE show yesterday afternoon and that guest was none other than former TNA champion Samoa Joe. Joe has been hinting about signing with the WWE over the past couple of weeks and pretty much stopped short of confirming that he is heading there. Rumors are that Joe will soon report to NXT first before popping...

Dwayne Johnson gives WrestleMania a plug during SNL skit

The Rock

With WrestleMania tonight and The Rock hosting Saturday Night Live last night, it was inevitable for an SNL wrestling sketch. Cutting a promo in front of a WWE backdrop, The Rock is “Koko Watch Out” and Bobby Moynihan is “Trashyard Mutt.” The Rock is wearing a flashy jacket with blonde hair and mustache and Rocky rips Mutt apart, saying...

Dwayne Johnson hosts Saturday Night Live on NBC tonight

Dwayne Johnson

Saturday Night Live will be rocking tonight as Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson hosts the show for the fourth time in his career on the eve of WrestleMania. Johnson is fronting episode 16 of season 40, and have already hosted episode 17 of season 35 in 2009, episode 17 of season 27 in 2002, and episode 15 of season 25 in 2000. The Rock has been...

WWE Hall of Fame ring being sold on eBay for $20,000

Hall of Fame

A company called Power Pro Wrestling Figs which specializes in wrestling memorabilia is selling Abdullah The Butcher’s WWE Hall of Fame ring on eBay. The eBay entry has photos of Abdullah wearing the ring as well as photos of the ring on its own and a short video of himself showing off the ring in its case. The ring was presented to him in 2011...

Funeral for Perro Aguayo Jr., held in Guadalajara, Mexico

Perro Aguayo Jr

The funeral for Perro Aguayo Jr., was held yesterday in Guadalajara, Mexico as the world of lucha libre is still in shock over what happened during the weekend in Tijuana. While his famous father did not talk to reporters at the funeral, his mother released a statement which was published by the Associated Press. “We, as relatives of Pedro, want...

Perro Aguayo Jr’s cause of death released

Perro Aguayo Jr

The doctor who treated Perro Aguayo Jr., at ringside and backstage said that the cause of death is due to a cervical spinal injury according to the El Mexicano newspaper. “I was with him for about an hour trying to revive him. He had an MRI to rule out anything else,” Commission doctor Ernesto Franco said. Aguayo Jr., stayed motionless in the...

Bad day for CM Punk and teammates at UFC 185

CM Punk

CM Punk’s first outing as an official member of Team Roufosport at a UFC event wasn’t a very pleasant one as his teammate, Anthony Pettis, lost his UFC Lightweight title yesterday to Rafael dos Anjos. The former WWE champion accompanied Pettis to the cage, carrying the Puerto Rican flag along with other members of the team. Earlier in the...

Steve Austin appears on AXS TV’s Inside MMA

Steve Austin

WWE Hall of Famer Stone Cold Steve Austin appeared on AXS TV’s Inside MMA yesterday for an interview with host Bas Rutten. Right out, Rutten asked Stone Cold about CM Punk in the UFC and Austin said that he likes what CM Punk brings to the table as he’s very precise, has great microphone skills, and has great psychology as well. He would have...