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Batista talks potential WWE return and fights with creative

Batista

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

Madusa

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

Bret Hart

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

Steve Austin

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

Ronda Rousey

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

Hulk Hogan

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...

Doris Adkisson, matriarch of the Von Erich family, passes away

Von Erich

Doris Adkisson, the wife of Fritz Von Erich and the mother of the six Von Erich kids, passed away last night according to Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer. She lived on the island of Kauai in Hawaii. Doris outlived five of her sons and her ex-husband in a life filled with tragedies. The Von Erich kids, Jack, David, Kerry, Mike, and Chris all...

Dwayne Johnson announces partnership with Under Armour, Inc.

Dwayne Johnson

Fresh off his partnership with Ford Motor Co., Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson today announced a new partnership with popular apparel company Under Armour, Inc. “The Rock/Under Armour partnership has been years in the making and we’re proud and pumped to have it come to fruition,” Johnson wrote in a post on Instagram. “The goal is to...

Vince Russo says he reached out to Vince McMahon to help

Vince Russo

Former WWE and WCW creative head writer Vince Russo noted in his latest blog that he has reached out to Vince McMahon to help with the product. “Even though I know that is wrong on so many levels…it’s what my heart told me to do. In the past, that olive branch would have been motivated by the need of money – in order to support...

Hogan’s Beach restaurant and hotel it’s part of sold

Hogan's Beach

The Hogan’s Beach restaurant as well as the Best Western Bay Harbor hotel that it’s a part of were sold for $34.5 million according to the Tampa Bay Times and that is the only reason why Hogan’s association with the restaurant has ended. The new owners will be renovating the place and while the restaurant is still operating under the Bay...

Hogan’s Beach restaurant in Tampa closes down

Hogan's Beach

Multiple sources are reporting that Hulk Hogan’s restaurant Hogan’s Beach which is located on premises at the Best Western Bay Harbor Hotel in Tampa has closed business. The restaurant opened in late 2012 and had its share of controversy when a dress code sign was posted outside banning attire that is often associated with black people. The...

EVOLVE’s Gabe Sapolsky talks relationship with WWE

Evolve

In a statement addressed to EVOLVE fans, WWN Vice President of Talent Relations Gabe Sapolsky said that there are “no answers” to what’s going between WWE and WWN because apart from a growing relationship, the direction of this relationship is still unknown. “There are rumors and speculation, but this relationship changes and develops...

Sami Zayn appearing at EVOLVE shows this weekend

Sami Zayn

In another sign of WWE supporting WWNLive and one of its indy promotions EVOLVE, it was announced that former NXT champion Sami Zayn will be appearing for EVOLVE this weekend. Zayn will be appearing at the October 17 show in Queens and the October 18 show in Long Island, New York. Zayn will not be wrestling on the show but will be meeting fans and...