Category - General

Linda McMahon Senate debate and vote set for tomorrow

The Congress.gov website lists that Linda McMahon’s Senate debate and vote will take place tomorrow, February 14, although no time was listed. She is expected to get the green light and sworn in as the Administrator of the Small Business Administration later in the day. Linda McMahon underwent a two hour grilling by the Small Business...

Dave Bautista signed up for new movie with Jodie Foster

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson might be taking Hollywood by storm but another wrestler-turned-actor is doing pretty good for himself too. Deadline is reporting that former WWE champion Dave Bautista is joining Jodie Foster in Hotel Artemis, a movie directed by Drew Pearce. The future-set project sees Foster as a nurse who runs an underground...

Chavo Guerrero Jr., comments on the passing of his father

Chavo Guerrero Jr., paid tribute to his father in a post on Instagram after news came out that Chavo Classic passed away at age 68. “Today the world lost a true rebel. He did things “HIS” way. Not always right, not always wrong, but He always followed what he believed in,” Chavo wrote. “He was diagnosed with liver cancer in...

Mick Foley publishing Christmas book later this year

Raw General Manager Mick Foley will be releasing a Christmas book later this year titled Saint Mick. The book, in hardcover format, will be published by Polis Books and will contain 256 pages. It’s already available to pre-order from Amazon for $25.99. The preview of the book reads, “Sailing into the Holiday season with the earnestness of...

Chavo Guerrero Sr., passes away at age 68

Chavo Guerrero Sr., the father of former WWE Superstar Chavo Guerrero and brother of Eddie Guerrero, passed away at age 68. Chavo made his professional wrestling debut in 1970 and wrestled for several promotions, including the Universal Wrestling Federation, the American Wrestling Association, New Japan Pro Wrestling, Championship Wrestling rom...

Former WWE announcer Mike Adamle suffering from dementia

In an interview with NBC 5 Chicago, former NFL player who turned into a WWE announcer Mike Adamle revealed that he has been diagnosed with dementia and doctors believe he also suffers from CTE – Chronic Traumatic Encephelopathy. CTE cannot be 100% proven until post mortem. Adamle also suffers from seizures and epilepsy, and Dr. Michael Smith...

Alberto Del Rio and Paige planning a May wedding

Former WWE champion Alberto Del Rio revealed on The MMA Hour today that he and WWE Superstar Paige are planning to get married sometime in May if his schedule allows it. Host Ariel Helwani joked about Paige’s schedule and Del Rio said that she’s currently injured and recently underwent neck surgery. Del Rio said that her target return date is...

Ivan Koloff suffering from liver cancer

The Post and Courier newspaper is reporting that former WWWF champion Ivan Koloff is battling liver cancer. The man formerly known as The Russian Bear has been diagnosed with the liver disease more than 10 years ago but recent tests have shown that it’s getting worse. Koloff was still doing appearances at conventions but now he’s at a point...

Dwayne Johnson in two Super Bowl commercials tonight

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will be in two Super Bowl commercials tonight for the two movies he has coming out this year. Universal Pictures and Paramount Pictures spent the big money to have trailers for The Fate of the Furious and Baywatch screened during Super Bowl LI, which airs tonight starting at 8:30PM on Fox. Super Bowl commercials are...

Bret Hart says he is now 100% cancer free

In an interview with SportsNet, WWE Hall of Famer Bret “Hit Man” Hart has revealed that he is now 100% cancer free. Hart revealed in the beginning of February of last year that he was diagnosed with prostate cancer and around two weeks after ha made the news public, he underwent surgery. “You know, it’s so critical for me to...

Tammy “Sunny” Sytch released from jail after 4 months

Tammy “Sunny” Sytch has been released from jail after spending over four months at the Carbon County Correction Facility for violating her parole. The WWE Hall of Famer was arrested on September 23 of last year following several parole violations, including for being intoxicated when she was supposed to be drug and alcohol free. The judge did...

Hulk Hogan opening store in Orlando in time for WrestleMania

GrowthSpotter.com, a central Florida business website, is reporting that Hulk Hogan is teaming up with developer Wallack Holdings to reopen a closed storefront on International Drive as a shop and museum celebrating his career, with plans to debut before WrestleMania 33 rolls into Orlando. The store will be located at 7679 International Drive...

AJ “Lee” Brooks reveals she suffers from bipolar disorder

In a blog posted today on her website, AJ “Lee” Brooks, revealed that she was diagnosed with bipolar disorder when she was barely out of her teens. “By definition, it is a mental disorder characterized by alternating periods of mania and depression. In less scientific terms, it is a real asshole. The disorder strips a person of control,”...

Jim Ross’ autobiography book gets a release date

The release date for Jim Ross’ upcoming autobiography was announced and Slobberknocker: My Life in Wrestling will hit bookstores nationwide on October 2. Co-written with Paul O’Brien, this tell-all book, named after his famous catch phrase, will cover Ross’ life and career, with a climax at WrestleMania 15. After a second bout of...

Kenny Omega decides… to remain with New Japan

Kenny Omega has revealed that he’s reached a decision over his wrestling future – and he wants to stay with New Japan. Speaking to Dave Meltzer and Bryan Alvarez on Wrestling Observer Radio, Omega revealed that although he has not yet come to terms, he will be flying over to Japan in mid-February to open contract talks to re-sign with...

Netflix acquires worldwide rights for Hogan/Gawker documentary

The Hollywood Reporter has a story about streaming giant Netflix purchasing the worldwide rights for the documentary Nobody Speak: Hulk Hogan, Gawker, and Trials of a Free Press. The documentary chronicles the court case and fallout of the legal battle between Hogan and Gawker that took place last year. Brian Knappenberger directed the film and...