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WWE Hall of Famer Blackjack Mulligan passes away

WWE Hall of Fame

WWE Hall of Famer Robert Windham – also known as Blackjack Mulligan – passed away at the age of 73 according to a report by WWE.COM. Windham had been suffering from bad health over the past few months and in early February members of his family missed Monday Night Raw to be with him when he was hospitalized and in serious condition. He...

Vince Russo joins PodcastOne for daily wrestling podcast

Vince Russo

PodcastOne has added former WWE, WCW and TNA writer Vince Russo to its wrestling lineup with a daily show titled The Brand. It will be available every Monday through Friday on PodcastOne.com, the PodcastOne app, and iTunes. “He has been called the most controversial man in sports-entertainment, which will be apparent in his interviews with...

Tammy “Sunny” Sytch back in rehab due to health issues

Sunny

TMZ.COM is reporting that WWE Hall of Famer Tammy “Sunny” Sytch has once again checked herself into a rehab facility with hopes of “offsetting” a possible jail sentence that might come in May stemming from her multiple pending DUI cases. Ryan Satin from ProWrestlingSheet.com and formerly of TMZ also confirmed with Sytch’s sister that...

Gawker files appeal against $140 million Hogan trial

Hulk Hogan

Gawker Media has filed its appeal against the $140 million judgment that a jury of six awarded Hulk Hogan over the leak of the sex tape. On Monday, Gawker filed two motions – one that requests the verdict to be thrown out and the other for the damages to be greatly reduced – according to the Wall Street Journal. A hearing before Judge...

Edge and Beth Phoenix expecting their second baby

Beth Phoenix

WWE Hall of Famer Edge and his wife Beth Phoenix are expecting their second child, the couple announced. Phoenix has not attended a WWE event in years, she said mainly because she’s been busy running after their kid. “It’s been a while since I’ve been able to come back, visit everybody and enjoy the experience. Before I get back into...

Linda McMahon on Hulk Hogan returning: “Never say never”

Linda McMahon

Former WWE CEO Linda McMahon appeared on Yahoo! News Live with Katie Couric to discuss several topics including politics in the United States, her initiative for empowering women, and Hulk Hogan. McMahon described the 2016 US presidential race as a “wild west” show and some of the comments by candidates have been “deplorable.” As a former...

Naked photo of Vader published online on his Twitter feed

Vader

Former WCW and WWE Superstar Vader is claiming that his Twitter was hacked and that’s how a photo of him in bed naked with his ermm…mini Vader taking front and center stage ended up on his feed yesterday. “I want to apologize to everyone. My ExGirlfriend hacked my account and sent out an inappropriate picture. Please except my apology,”...

Bobby Roode says it was time to leave TNA as product got stale

Bobby Roode

Speaking to the Peterborough Examiner newspaper, former TNA champion Bobby Roode said that his time in TNA was up and it was the right time to go. The Peterborough native added that he has nothing negative to say about TNA as they had treated him very good over the past 12 years but it came to a point where he thought TNA wasn’t the right fit...

Hulk Hogan wins Gawker case, jury awards him $115 million

Hulk Hogan

The six person jury – four women and two men – didn’t take long to deliberate on the outcome of the Hulk Hogan vs Gawker trial and found Gawker guilty and awarded Hogan a total of $115 million yesterday, $15 million more than Hogan originally sued for. When the verdict was read, the former WWE and WCW champion burst into tears...

Unsealed FBI Hogan documents tell a different story

Hulk Hogan

The FBI records in the Hulk Hogan vs Gawker lawsuit have been unsealed which could wreck havoc for Hogan and his legal team. Just over 1,800 pages in total were unsealed, all of which now reside online in two PDF documents at . Perhaps the most important, or one of the most important, piece of information is the testimony of Bubba “The Love...