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Taz alleges Rousey vs Holm fight was a work

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Former WWE and TNA color commentator Taz is all over the headlines after he stated on his daily morning radio show that the UFC Bantamweight title fight between Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm was a work. Taz, discussing the outcome on The Taz Show on CBS’ Play.It, said that he’s been around enough to know when something is a work. He explained...

Taz talks leaving TNA and possible return to WWE

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Taz is the latest guy to be featured on Sports Illustrated’s Extra Mustard in an interview which covers a lot of topics including Paul Heyman, his daily show on CBS Radio, broadcasting for WWE and then moving to TNA, and much more. Speaking of his time in TNA, he said that the product was refreshing at the time and things were run pretty good...

Nick Bockwinkel passes away at the age of 80

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WWE Hall of Famer Nick Bockwinkel passed away last night at the age of 80. Bockwinkel made his wrestling debut in 1955 and in 1970 he joined the American Wrestling Association, where he won several titles including the AWA World Heavyweight and Tag Team titles. During his time in the AWA, he had legendary feuds with Dick The Bruiser, Jerry Lawler...

Dwayne Johnson on Oprah’s Master Class this Sunday

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Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will be the subject of this Sunday’s Oprah’s Master Class episode which aires on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. In a short preview released on YouTube showing the sit down interview with the former WWE champion, Johnson breaks down when discussing something that his 13 year old daughter at the time said to him. Rocky...

New James Bond movie Spectre with Dave Bautista out today

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The new James Bond movie, titled Spectre, opens today in the United States starring Daniel Craig, Christoph Waltz, Léa Seydoux, Ben Whishaw, Naomie Harris, Monica Bellucci, Ralph Fiennes, and former WWE champion Dave Bautista. Bautista is another WWE star that has made the successful transition to the Hollywood big screen and there will likely be...

Bill Simmons working on Andre The Giant documentary for HBO

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Page Six is reporting that former ESPN personality and huge WWE fan Bill Simmons will be working on a documentary about Andre The Giant for his first work with HBO. Simmons, who six months ago was fired from ESPN, joined HBO three months later. His website, the highly regarded Grantland.com, was dropped by ESPN last week and has since shut...

Batista talks potential WWE return and fights with creative

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In an interview with Chris Van Vliet of WSVN-TV in Miami, former WWE champion Dave Bautista spoke about what he wants to return to the WWE, clearly not closing down the door for a potential return. Bautista, who was doing the interview to promote the James Bond Spectre movie, said that he did not enjoy his last WWE run as he wanted to be the heel...

Madusa and Paige go at it online

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WWE Hall of Famer Alundra Blayze, who prefers to go by the name of Madusa, is having a online feud with former two time Divas champion Paige and the two have been going at it for quite a while. In a message posted on her Instagram over the weekend, Madusa said that she knows what Paige “did” to Nattie and thinks that she “hates” the bond...

Bret Hart sells his Hawaii house

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Bret Hart has sold his Hawaii house for $705,000 according to the Los Angeles Times, making $30,000 in profit on the property which he bought back in 2004. The 2,064 square foot home was located in Kailua-Kona and was built into a hillside in the Kuakini Heights area. It features a wet bar, a center-island kitchen, an office, three bedrooms, three...

Steve Austin launches his own beer Broken Skull IPA

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WWE Hall of Famer Steve Austin and El Segundo Brewing Company, one of LA’s premier craft breweries, have teamed up to create the Steve Austin Broken Skull IPA beer. “Proud to announce my new beer w @ESBCBrews. Broken Skull IPA. One bad ass beer. #cheers,” Austin wrote on his Twitter yesterday. The beer will initially be available in...

Ronda Rousey wants the WWE Divas title

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Speaking at a media day in Los Angeles to promote her fight at UFC 193, current UFC Women’s champion Ronda Rousey said that she wants to conquer WWE after her time in MMA is done. In a story carried out by Fox Sports, Rousey said she wants to be remembered as one of the greatest fighters of all time at any sport, especially boxing...

Hulk Hogan’s incredible WCW contract from 1998 published

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Chris Harrington of IndeedWrestling.com who covers a lot of financial statistics for WWE managed to get his hands on the Hulk Hogan WCW contract from 1998 and it’s a contract which probably not many – if anyone at all – will ever get closer to it. The contract, which started on May 29, 1998 and valid for four years, had a whopping $2...