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Trish Stratus shows up at JR’s Ringside show in Toronto

Trish Stratus

Just like his Steve Austin and Jim Cornette surprises at his Ringside shows in New Orleans, WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross pulled another surprise from his bag of tricks at his Ringside show in Toronto yesterday. Toronto’s own and fellow WWE Hall of Famer Trish Stratus joined Ross for a segment of his speaking event much to the enjoyment of the...

WWE-themed episode of Chasing Maria Menounos tonight

SummerSlam

Maria Menounos, the actress and TV presenter and star of her TV show Chasing Maria Menounos on Oxygen, will air a WWE-themed episode tonight. Menounos is a huge WWE fan and has participated several times in WWE, including wrestling at WrestleMania 28. She appeared at Tribute to the Troops and guest hosted RAW in the past and last year inducted Bob...

Former WCW announcer Lee Marshall passes away

WCW

KFBK News Radio reported yesterday that former WCW announcer Lee Marshall has passed away with no cause of death announced. Marshall was the co-host of WCW Thunder and also had interview duties on the WCW Saturday Night program as well. He often appeared on Nitro doing his Road Reports although he was never a big part of WCW’s flagship...

The Iron Sheik documentary debuts next week in Toronto

The Iron Sheik

The documentary of The Iron Sheik, titled The Sheik, will be making its debut next week on Saturday, April 26, at the Hot Docs International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada. This doc will showcase the entertaining life story of Khosrow Vaziri, the man behind The Iron Sheik gimmick, from being bodyguard to the Shah of Iran to becoming WWE champion...

The Goldbergs ABC show to dedicate May 6 episode to Warrior

Ultimate Warrior

The ABC show The Goldbergs, a family sitcom based in the 80s, will dedicate an upcoming episode of the show on the Ultimate Warrior. This particular episode, with a theme of professional wrestling titled ‘A Wrestler Called Goldberg,’ will air on May 6 after show created Adam Goldberg managed to get an agreement with WWE to air some of the...

Eric Bischoff denies he is still working for TNA

Eric Bischoff

Eric Bischoff is refuting claims made by PWInsider.com today that he is still under contract to the company and launched an attack on the site founder Dave Scherer. Scherer wrote today that Bischoff is still serving as a consultant to TNA’s creative and has 3 months left on his deal with the company. “His ‘facts’ couldn’t be more...

Chris Jericho on TBS series Deal With It tomorrow

Chris Jericho

Former WWE champion Chris Jericho will be the celebrity guest on Wednesday’s TBS prank series Deal With It which is hosted by Theo Von. Jericho will be part of the segment called Witness Relocation, where a contestant is instructed to disguise her identity after a run-in with a couple of mobsters reveals a clue about her mysterious past. Deal...

Jeff and Karen Jarrett unveil Global Force Wrestling

Jeff Jarrett

Jeff Jarrett and his wife Karen today unveiled their latest venture – Global Force Wrestling – a new company that promises to be the most fan-interactive and immersive wrestling experience in history. “Because of new media, new technology and more ‘in-tune’ fans than we’ve ever had, wrestling is poised for another...

Sting drops biggest hint yet for WrestleMania 31

Sting

Appearing at Wrestlecon today, former WCW champion and TNA Hall of Famer Sting said that he has a new favorite number – 31. As soon as he uttered the words thirty one, the fans started clapping and chanting “Holy sh!t,” a clear hint that he will be at WrestleMania 31 next year in Santa Clara, California. A couple of weeks ago, Sting said...