Tag - Hall of Fame

DDP to induct Jake Roberts in the WWE Hall of Fame

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It was announced today that Diamond Dallas Page will be inducting Jake “The Snake” Roberts into the WWE Hall of Fame come April 5th at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. He’s the first person confirmed among those doing the honors for this year’s Hall of Fame class. Apart from appearing at the Hall of Fame, Page will also...

Hall of Fame ceremony airing live on the WWE Network

Hall of Fame

Here’s another reason why you should subscribe to the WWE Network when it launches on February 24: The WWE Hall of Fame induction ceremony will be airing live, in full, on Saturday, April 5. While USA Network has aired segments of the Hall of Fame and WWE.COM also streamed parts of it, this will be the first time that the full, unedited ceremony...

Warrior congratulates Jake Roberts on Hall of Fame induction

Ultimate Warrior

The Ultimate Warrior congratulated Jake “The Snake” Roberts on his WWE Hall of Fame induction after Roberts apologized for his remarks towards the Warrior when he called Warrior an a$$hole during a radio show. “We’ve all been a-holes. Now two are #HOF inductees; each great yet unique in talent, each deserving. Congratulations...

WWE Hall of Fame 2014 ceremony tickets update

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WWE Hall of Fame tickets went on sale to the general public yesterday morning on Ticketmaster.com. Floor seats and the 100 level tickets are all gone but tickets in the 300 level are still widely available and you can even get up to 20 tickets in one row. Ticketmaster also has some official platinum tickets available for sale, all in the 100 level...

Ultimate Warrior comments on his Hall Of Fame induction

Ultimate Warrior

For the first time since this past Monday when the WWE announced that the Ultimate Warrior was going in the Hall of Fame, the man himself commented about it on Twitter. “Predictions, speculation, guesses…even after 18 years one UW power has not diminished at all…His power to fascinate imaginations,” Warrior wrote with the hashtag...

WWE Hall of Fame ceremony pre-sake kicks off

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The pre-sale for the 2014 WWE Hall of Fame ceremony kicked off today on Ticketmaster.com. Fans who wish to purchase tickets for the ceremony – which so far features the induction of the Ultimate Warrior – can use the pre-sale codes of WM30FB or WM30TW to purchase tickets now. The pre-sale ends tomorrow at 11:45PM CST and tickets go on...

Ultimate Warrior announced for the 2014 WWE Hall of Fame

Ultimate Warrior

WWE yesterday announced that the first inductee into the 2014 WWE Hall of Fame will be none other than The Ultimate Warrior. Bad blood between Warrior and the company resulted in an 18 year absence from WWE television and it was only last year that the relationship between the two parties got on the right track after Warrior was invited to appear...

2014 Hall of Fame ceremony tickets on sale this week

Hall of Fame

Tickets for the 2014 WWE Hall of Fame induction ceremony will go on sale this coming Saturday at 10AM CST on Ticketmaster.com. The event will be held on April 5, the evening before WrestleMania XXX at the New Orleans Arena in New Orleans, Louisiana. The pre-sale will kick off on Thursday, January 16, at 10AM CST and will end on Friday at 11:45PM...

WWE Hall of Fame broadcast on USA Network tonight

Hall of Fame

WWE will air an edited version of the Hall of Fame ceremony tonight on USA Network starting at 10PM EST. The 75 minute broadcast – extended by 15 minutes – will feature some of the best moments from Saturday’s three and a half hour Hall of Fame event which took place on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden. Originally the show...

Hall of Fame 2013: In videos

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Videos from the Hall of Fame have been posted on our YouTube channel in a separate playlist. There are six videos which cover the introductions where the WWE Superstars, Divas, and Legends walk out with their families to take their respective seats. It’s cool to see how the fans react to each of them, some getting a bigger pop than others...

Hall of Fame broadcast on USA extended by 15 minutes

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USA Network has increased the coverage of the Hall of Fame ceremony on Tuesday by 15 minutes and will now run for a total of 75 minutes. The addition comes mainly due to the addition of Mick Foley’s segment on the show which was added after WWE fans complained about him being left out. Originally, Trish Stratus, Donald Trump, and Bruno...

Rob Van Dam shows up at the Hall of Fame

Rob Van Dam

Former WWE and ECW champion Rob Van Dam was at the Hall of Fame ceremony in Madison Square Garden, joining other former stars such as X-Pac, MVP, Tommy Dreamer, Lita, and others. Van Dam was last seen in the WWE during the 2009 Royal Rumble and he has been working for TNA for the past couple of years. His contract expired recently and a few weeks...

Donald Trump gets booed out of the building during HOF speech

Donald Trump

Maria Menounos wasn’t the only person booed at the Hall of Fame as Donald Trump got some pretty nasty welcome in Madison Square Garden as well. Vince McMahon did the Trump induction and even though McMahon tried to soften Trump up with the crowd by saying how he is a big friend of WWE, the crowd wasn’t having any of it. Trump was booed...

Bob Backlund gives craziest Hall of Fame speech

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Perhaps the craziest Hall of Fame speech followed Booker T’s segment with Bob Backlund giving Iron Sheik a run for his money for the wackiest induction. TV host and actress Maria Menounos did the introduction for Backlund and the hostile New York crowd showed absolutely no love for the celebrity. As she was recounting stories of how she met...