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Legendary AWA promoter Verne Gagne passes away

Verne Gagne

WWE Hall of Famer and legendary promoter Verne Gagne passed away yesterday at the age of 89. The Minnesota native joined the AWA – American Wrestling Association – in 1960 and began his reign as one of the biggest and most popular wrestlers of his generation, winning the AWA Heavyweight title 10 different times over a period of two...

CM Punk writing Drax comic book series for Marvel

CM Punk

It’s been announced at the Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo that former WWE champion CM Punk will be writing the new Drax comic book series for Marvel. The irony in all this is that in the movie Guardians of the Galaxy, Drax the Destroyer is played by none other than former champion himself Batista. Punk will tackle on this project with...

Goldberg ready for one last wrestling match

Goldberg

Former WCW champion Goldberg is ready to return to the ring, but it won’t be for WWE. The news was revealed in an interview by Fox Sports with Goldberg as he was at the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway. “I’m going to make an appearance in professional wrestling, but it won’t be for the WWE. If I put wrestling...

Dana White says he will not agree to Rousey wrestling in WWE

Dana White

John Pollock of The Fight Network conducted an interview with UFC President Dana White for UFC 186 and touched the idea of Ronda Rousey wrestling for WWE after her successful WrestleMania 31 appearance. Pollock asked White if Rousey came to him to wrestle a match, is he willing, will he be open to let her do it? “What she did at WrestleMania was...

Dave Bautista comments on possible WWE return

Batista

Dave Bautista showed up at the Avengers: Age of Ultron premiere in London, and was questioned about his WWE future during an interview by the HeyUGuys YouTube channel. Acknowledging that the gets asked the question if he’s returning to wrestling a lot, the former WWE champ said he would because he loves wrestling. He said he talks to his friend...

GFW announces MiLB Grand Slam Tour

Global Force Wrestling

The following is a press release which Global Force Wrestling issued to announce the MiLB Grand Slam Tour. NASHVILLE, Tenn. – You might be able to buy peanuts and Cracker Jacks, and there’s sure to be a crowd. But this will be a whole new ball game. The historic first Global Force Wrestling show will be held on Friday night, June 12 at The...

Taz speaks about his departure from TNA

Taz

Former TNA announcer Taz talked about his departure from the company in his latest edition of the Human Podcast Machine on Play.It. Taz said that he was asked for his release and he got it and said that it was all professional and he left the proper way. He revealed that his deal was up in the Summer anyway and was already looking into...

Ronda Rousey says WWE return is in her future plans

Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey cannot see her future without WWE and is determined to go back no matter what. Appearing on Roddy Piper’s podcast, Rousey said that she has never experienced anything like what she felt at WrestleMania 31 a few weeks ago as she stood in the ring with The Rock, Triple H, and Stephanie McMahon. “I had a problem when I left,”...

Jim Ross to hold RINGSIDE show during SummerSlam weekend

Jim Ross

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross announced today that he will be holding a RINGSIDE show on Saturday, August 22, at the Gramercy Theatre in New York. That weekend WWE will be having SummerSlam in the area and with lots of people in town for the show it was a great opportunity for JR to bring his one man show to the city. Tickets for the show go on sale...

Linda Hogan selling mansion in Simi Valley

Linda Bollea

The Tampa Bay Tribune is reporting that Linda Hogan, the ex-wife of WWE Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan, is selling her Simi Valley mansion in California for $5.5 million. The property was purchased after she divorced Hulk. The mansion has 5 bedrooms, 5.5 baths, a pool with water slide and waterfalls, a detached guest house, 1 acre private lake with...

Scott Steiner denying accusations from Hogan and his wife

Scott Steiner

Former WCW champion Scott Steiner is denying all the accusations against him brought forward by Hulk Hogan and his wife Jennifer after an alleged incident at the San Jose airport the week of WrestleMania. Steiner says he did not put his hands on Jennifer although he did admit approaching her to voice his “disappointment” – to put it very...

Steve Austin clears the air over WrestleMania rumors

Steve Austin

On his latest podcast, Stone Cold Steve Austin addressed the rumors of problems with the WWE after he did not show up at WrestleMania 31 in San Jose, California. He said that he’s not on the WWE Network with his Steve Austin podcast because the two sides did not agree to a deal. “We were gonna kinda make a deal and go forward. A deal wasn’t...

Steve Austin to address rumors of WWE problems on podcast

Steve Austin

Stacie Parra, the Director of Production at PodcastOne wrote on Twitter that WWE Hall of Famer Stone Cold Steve Austin will be addressing all the rumors surrounding him and WWE during today’s show which will be available on PodcastOne.com. Austin was missing from WrestleMania weekend and also did not attend the Hall of Fame ceremony, something...