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Sunny fires back at Edge and Christian with rant on Twitter

Sunny

As expected, the dig at Sunny on the Edge & Christian WWE Network show did not go down well with the former Diva and she unloaded on the two in several posts on Twitter. “Those who matter in the WWE office called to check on me in the hospital a couple weeks ago. Edge and Christian are just douche bags,” Sytch wrote before suggesting that...

Jury selection starts in Hulk Hogan vs Gawker trial

Hulk Hogan

Jury selection in the Hulk Hogan vs Gawker trial began yesterday, kicking off a trial that is expected to last three weeks. Nearly 500 potential jurors were summoned, all mostly from Hogan’s area, and around 100 of those were told to return today. The Associated Press reported that the jurors did not like the fact that the trial is going to last...

Jim Ross says Bret Hart has beat cancer

Bret Hart

During a radio appearance on The Gunz Show on 77 WABC Radio, WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross revealed that fellow Hall of Famer Bret “Hit Man” Hart has beat cancer after the surgery was a total success. Hart went public last month with the news that he is suffering from prostate cancer and underwent surgery on February 10. “They removed the...

Lucha Underground now available on iTunes

Lucha Underground

El Rey Network announced today that Lucha Underground is now available on iTunes with the complete first season ready for download, along with new episodes of the current season two available the next day after they air. The episodes are $1.99 for standard definition or $2.99 for high definition. The full first season can be purchased in full for...

Former Diva Kelly Kelly ties the knot

Barbie Blank

Barbie Blank, the artist formerly known as WWE Diva Kelly Kelly, has tied the knot to former Canadian NHL player Sheldon Souray, yesterday in Mexico. “I couldn’t be happier! Tonight was the most magical, incredible night and I’m officially Mrs. Souray! I’m the luckiest girl in the world to have married my best friend,”...

Dwayne Johnson takes over HBO “all Dwayne long” today

Dwayne Johnson

HBO is going to get rocked today as all programming on the network will be taken over by Dwayne Johnson. A marathon of the first season of Ballers will air first, followed by the movie Furious 7, and then the premiere of San Andreas, his biggest solo blockbuster movie ever. “It is all me, all Dwayne long,” Johnson said in a video promoting the...

Lucha Underground to be part of SXSW in Austin, Texas

Lucha Underground

Austin, TX – February 23, 2016 – El Rey Network and South By Southwest (SXSW) Conferences and Festivals  announced today that the popular Lucha Libre wrestling series “Lucha Underground” will be part of this year’s SXAméricas celebration in Austin, Texas featuring both a panel and a live event on Tuesday, March 15th, 2016. ...

AXS TV gives sneak peek of Jim Ross doing commentary for NJPW

Jim Ross

AXS TV, the home of New Japan Pro Wrestling in the United States, has uploaded a sneak peek of WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross calling the action with Josh Barnett. Ross will make his NJPW AXS TV debut on March 4 which will feature WWE NXT’s Shinsuke Nakamura vs Hirooki Goto. This is Ross’ first full-time commentary gig since leaving WWE and his...

Steve Austin tries cocktails for the first time…

Steve Austin

BuzzFeed, known for their often hilarious videos, has invited WWE Hall of Famer Stone Cold Steve Austin to try out several cocktails for the first time to see how they stack up against his favorite alcohol beverage – beer! “I’m not sure what the fuck this is but I’m about to find out,” Austin said when he was given a Birthdaytini...

Dwayne Johnson returning for San Andreas sequel

Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has signed on to film the sequel of San Andreas, his biggest solo blockbuster film to date for New Line. The Hollywood Reporter said that New Line has hired Neil Widener and Gavin James to write the sequel with most of the San Andreas team returning including Johnson, producer Beau Flynn, and director Brad Peyton. The...

Axl Rotten died of accidental overdose

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Axl Rotten, the former ECW wrestler who passed away at age 44, on February 4, died from accidental overdose according to Anne Arundel County Police. Citing the police report, the Baltimore Sun newspaper said that Rotten was found unconscious and not breathing on the bathroom floor of a McDonald’s in Linthicum. He was on the floor inside a...

Former TNA Knockout Brooke Adams announces she’s pregnant

Brooke Adams

Brook Adams, the former TNA Knockout who performed under the name of Brooke Tessmacher, announced that she is pregnant. This will be her first child with her partner Weston Wayne. Her announcement was made on Twitter along with a video explaining the relationship story with Wayne. The video ended with Adams undergoing an ultrasound showing the...

Doc Gallows and Karl Anderson wrap up NJPW commitments

Bullet Club

Bullet Club members Doc Gallows and Karl Anderson wrestled their last match for New Japan Pro Wrestling today at The New Beginning event in Niigata, losing to Tomoaki Honma & Togi Makabe in a rematch for the IWGP Tag Team titles. Following their match, Gallows and Anderson were joined by Tama Tonga and Bad Luck Fale for their own little...

Mysterio vs Angle to take place on March 20 at UR Fight iPPV

Rey Mysterio

Kurt Angle might have retired from TNA Wrestling but the former champ is not hanging up his boots…yet. A promotion called UR Fight is pushing an event for March 20 which will air on iPPV from The Celebrity Theatre in Phoenix, Arizona, featuring Kurt Angle taking on Rey Mysterio. The match is part of a quadruple main event that will also see Ken...