Tag - Hall of Fame

Nattie Neidhart to induct Beth Phoenix into the WWE Hall of Fame

Nattie Neidhart has been selected to induct Beth Phoenix into the WWE Hall of Fame next week. Neidhart teamed up with Phoenix in 2011 and the two formed the Divas of Doom alliance. They are big friends in real life, and Phoenix noted it on Twitter. “When it comes to friends, she is the best there is, the best there was, and the best there ever...

Eric Bischoff to induct DDP into the WWE Hall of Fame

Former WCW President and Raw General Manager Eric Bischoff will be inducting his friend Diamond Dallas Page in the WWE Hall of Fame on Friday, March 31. Bischoff was the one who really gave DDP a chance in professional wrestling, and DDP went on to have a very successful career, including winning the WCW title on multiple occasions. “I’m...

JBL and Ron Simmons to induct Teddy Long into the WWE Hall of Fame

John “Bradshaw” Layfield and Ron Simmons will be inducting Teddy Long into the WWE Hall of Fame in a few weeks time. The duo, who formed the APA tag team in the WWE, have a long history with the ex referee and Smackdown General Manager, being travel buddies along with The Godfather during their time in WWE. For Simmons, his relationship with...

John Cena to induct Kurt Angle into the WWE Hall of Fame

16-time World champion John Cena will be inducting Kurt Angle into the WWE Hall of Fame in two weeks time. Cena was on the shortlist for Kurt Angle, along with Stone Cold Steve Austin and The Undertaker. Last month, Angle described Cena as the greatest of all time in an interview and now he will be doing the honors for the Olympic gold...

Rick Rude announced for the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2017

In a decision long overdue, “Ravishing” Rick Rude was announced as the newest member of the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2017. Rude, who passed away in 1999 at the age of 40, was one of the most gifted wrestlers and wrestled for the NWA, WCCW, Jim Crockett, WWE, WCW, and ECW. Trained under Eddie Sharkey, Rude made his professional wrestling debut...

Beth Phoenix joins the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2017

Beth Phoenix was today announced as the latest inductee into the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2017. The exclusive for the news was given to USA Today. The 36-year-old New York native had a seven-year career in the WWE which started in 2004 as a developmental wrestler assigned to Ohio Valley Wrestling. Her main roster debut came in May 2006 on an...

Diamond Dallas Page gets his place in the WWE Hall of Fame

Former WCW champion Diamond Dallas Page was announced as one of the inductees in this year’s WWE Hall of Fame, a very deserving honor to the man who helped several former wrestlers get their life back on track. The 60-year-old started his professional wrestling career late, making his pro wrestling career in 1991 in World Championship Wrestling...

President Trump’s WWE HOF page updated to reflect new job

WWE has updated Donald Trump’s Hall of Fame page to reflect his new position…President of the United States of America. “After trading in his favorite television catchphrase “You’re fired!” for a national promise to “Make America Great Again,” Donald Trump won his first presidential campaign against key contender Hillary Clinton...

Kurt Angle to headline the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2017

The WWE Hall of Fame will finally get its own Olympic gold medalist as WWE announced yesterday night that Kurt Angle will be the headliner for the class of 2017. “Kurt Angle’s accomplishments both in the Olympics and WWE were extraordinary,” said WWE’s Executive Vice President of Talent, Live Events and Creative Paul Levesque. “He was...

2017 Hall of Fame ceremony tickets to go on sale on January 13

Tickets for the 2017 WWE Hall of Fame ceremony will go on sale on Friday, January 13 at 10AM EST on Ticketmaster.com. The event, this time held on the Friday before WrestleMania, will take place at the Amway Center. The Amway Center will play host to NXT, Raw, and Smackdown as well that week. Ticket prices are $27, $54, $80, and $110 plus...

WWE Hall of Fame induction ceremony moves to Friday night

WWE has decided to flip the days of the NXT event and Hall of Fame during WrestleMania weekend. The Hall of Fame induction ceremony is now set to take place on Friday, March 31, a day earlier than before. All previous Hall of Fame ceremonies have taken place on Saturday, the eve of WrestleMania. The NXT event, most likely another NXT Takeover...

WWE welcomes a new class of Hall of Famers

WWE welcomed 10 new members into the Hall of Fame last night in front of a packed crowd at the American Airlines Center in downtown Dallas. Kicking things off were the APA who inducted The Godfather. JBL had some funny lines and was trying to recount some stories of the three of them but Simmons kept cutting him off because it wasn’t a smart...

Sting announces his retirement at the 2016 Hall of Fame ceremony

WWE Hall of Famer Sting officially announced his retirement at the ceremony much to the disappointment of the crowd who kept chanting “one more match.” The retirement announcement was actually revealed by TMZ weeks ago who quoted sources close to Sting who said he will make the announcement at the Hall of Fame. Sting however refuted those...