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Roddy Piper’s cause of death revealed

Roddy Piper

According to the death certificate of Roddy Piper obtained by TMZ.COM, the official cause of death by the coroner is listed as cardiopulmonary embolism, a blood clot that ultimately triggered a heart attack. The death certificate also lists hypertension which is high blood pressure. Roddy Piper passed away unexpectedly on July 31 in his home in...

Barbie Blank returns to television tomorrow on E!’s WAGS

Barbie Blank

Barbie Blank, the former WWE Diva known as Kelly Kelly, returns to television tomorrow, August 18, as part of the cast of E!’s WAGS, which premieres at 10PM EST. WAGS is a one hour, eight episode series which gives you a front row seat to the real competition, taking viewers on a wild ride into the world of some of today’s hottest professional...

Chyna confronts Triple H at Roddy Piper’s funeral

Chyna

Former DX member Sean “X-Pac” Waltman wrote on Twitter that Chyna bumped into Triple H during the Roddy Piper funeral on Tuesday in an attempt to open dialogue. “She bum rushed Hunter & said ‘Sorry for Everything,’” Waltman wrote on Twitter, adding that the move was pretty “pathetic.” He noted that Chyna was very close...

Hulk Hogan to meet fans at beach shop on August 22

Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan will be meeting fans for autographs and photos on August 22 at his Hogan’s Beach Shop outlet in Clearwater Beach, Florida. The meet and greet will take place starting at Noon and will go on till 2PM. Ticket prices are $35 for children under 15, $75 for adults 16 and up, and $125 for a family of three including 2 adults and 1 child...

Hulk Hogan still training as if “something big” is ahead

Hulk Hogan

In a tweet earlier today, Hulk Hogan said he’s “aiming for WM32,” before correcting himself saying, “I will explain again I WAS aiming for 32.” The former WWE and WCW champion was fired from WWE late last month after The National Enquirer uncovered audio of Hogan using a lot of racial slurs which are part of the sex tape lawsuit against...

Jesse Ventura remembers Rowdy Roddy Piper

Jesse Ventura

WWE Hall of Famer and former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura wrote that he has felt the loss of Rowdy Roddy Piper the whole week. “I’ve felt the loss this whole week. I’ve got a bit of heartache, and Roddy is three years younger than me. He had a lot more to give the world to be taken from us at age 61,” Ventura wrote. He said Piper is...

Madison Square Garden honors Rowdy Roddy Piper

Roddy Piper

Madison Square Garden has honored WWE Hall of Famer Rowdy Roddy Piper by putting his image on the electronic board on top of MSG’s entrance. “RIP Rowdy Roddy Piper – One of the all-time great performers at Madison Square Garden,” read the message on the board accompanying the picture of Piper wearing the Hot Rod WWE t-shirt. The image...

Campaign launched to help Jerry Lynn cover medical expenses

Jerry Lynn

Former ECW champion Jerry Lynn will be undergoing several surgeries to correct the injuries he sustained throughout his 25 year wrestling career and a GoFundMe.com campaign has been set up to help pay the bills. Lynn – who wrestled for WCW, ECW, ROH, WWE, and TNA – will have neck surgery to remove bone spurs, replace three degenerative...

Roddy Piper funeral service set for August 12

Roddy Piper

The funeral services for Rowdy Roddy Piper will be held on August 12 in Portland, Oregon. WWE happens to be in Portland for a Smackdown taping on August 11 and the funeral service most likely was delayed to allow anyone working the show to remain in Portland for an extra day to attend the service. Wednesday is typically a day off for WWE...

Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka diagnosed with stomach cancer

Jimmy Snuka

Carole Sunka, the wife of WWE Hall of Famer “Superfly” Jimmy Snuka, announced in an interview with Bill Apter on 1Wrestling.com that her husband is suffering from stomach cancer. Carole broke the news that Jimmy was not there because he’s going through some rough times as he just returned from hospital on Friday after undergoing cancer...

Flair tells Rousey that in wrestling everyone thinks the world of her

Ric Flair

16 time world heavyweight champion and 2 time WWE Hall of Famer the Nature Boy Ric Flair told UFC Women’s Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey that everyone thinks the world of her in professional wrestling following her fight against Bethe Correia yesterday. Addressing Rousey on Twitter, Flair said, [email protected]_Roddy_Piper thought the world of you...