from www.wrestlinginc.com WWE has publicly published a press release this morning revealing that Vince McMahon will be stepping down as the WWE CEO and Chairman, with Stephanie McMahon taking over in an interim capacity, effective immediately. While Vince has made the decision on a voluntary basis, he will still be retaining his role in relation … Vince McMahon has stepped down as WWE CEO and Chairman amidst allegations of executive misconduct:Stephanie McMahon will now run the ship
from Marc Middleton at www.wrestlinginc.com/WrestlingInc.com: Several longtime WWE employees were released today. As noted, it was announced today that due to changes with the WWE NXT 2.0 brand, the company was parting ways with several writers, producers and coaches. WWE Hall of Famer “Road Dogg” Brian James was the first name revealed, along with Sarah … WWE releases some top names today including William Regal, “Road Dogg” Brian James and Scott Armstrong
Fan attacks wrestler Seth Rollins during WWE Raw from Adam Stites, with YardBarker.com/www.yardbarker.com WWE star Seth Rollins was attacked by a fan Monday night as he walked out of the ring and off the stage during an episode of WWE Raw at Barclays Arena in Brooklyn. Rollins, 35, was tackled by the fan before the … Fan attacks Seth Rollins during WWE’s Monday Night Raw Show
WWE Executive Vice President of Global Talent Strategy & Development Paul “Triple H” Levesque underwent heart surgery last week. WWE announced today that Triple H underwent a successful procedure at Yale New Haven Hospital in New Haven, CT last week. It was noted that the operation was needed after a cardiac event, which was caused … WWE’s “Triple H”/Paul Levesque has heart surgery after cardiac event
from www.wrestlinginc.com: Wrestling Inc. and Fightful have confirmed that Ric Flair is no longer with WWE. According to sources close to the situation, Flair requested the release and it was granted, effective today. Flair had re-signed with WWE last year. He was recently involved in a relationship angle with Lacey Evans that was ultimately nixed … Ric Flair GONE from the WWE
“Mr. Wonderful” Paul Orndorff has passed away….Paul Orndorff gone at age 71…He had what might have been at one time, one of the top physiques in the professional wrestling business…Paul back in his college days, played football at Tampa University, down in Florida, back when Tampa still had a team…Paul was in such great shape … Former Professional Wrestler “Mr. Wonderful” Paul Orndorff gone at age 71
This one hits close to home…Del Wilkes, known in his professional days as “The Patriot”, has left us…Del Wilkes gone at age 59 after a massive heart attack…Wilkes had successful run as a pro wrestler and he was a former offensive lineman for the University of South Carolina Gamecocks football team…He was a first-team All-American … Former Professional Wrestler “The Patriot” has passed away:Del Wilkes gone at age 59
John Cena is heading back to WWE ring: ‘I haven’t had my last match’ from Megan Armstrong at YardBarker.com/www.yardbarker.com John Cena is opening several new chapters in his life, as he married Shay Shariatzadeh last October and will soon debut in the Fast and Furious franchise. But the 44-year-old doesn’t want to completely leave the … John Cena’s Wrestling Career Is Not Over:Cena says, ‘I haven’t had my last match’
WWE Hall of Famer “Road Dogg” Brian James is apparently doing much better after suffering an apparent heart attack last week. from www.wrestlinginc.com:/WrestlingInc.com James’ wife Tracy took to Facebook this morning and noted that her husband has no blockages of the heart, and will be released from the hospital today. She added that James’ heart … Road Dogg Jesse/Brian James doing much better, ready to leave the hospital today(Heart is Good)
WWE has announced Eric Bischoff for the 2021 Hall of Fame Class. from WrestlingInc.com at www.wrestlinginc.com……. Bischoff appeared on WWE’s After The Bell podcast today with Corey Graves and Vic Joseph, where WWE confirmed the induction. Bischoff will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame during WrestleMania 37 Week on Tuesday, April 6. The … Eric Bischoff(AWA, WCW, TNA, WWE) to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2021(Former Construction Worker and Traveling Meat Salesman proves, “Controversy creates cash”)
Wrestling legend Butch Reed has passed away at the age of 66. from WrestlingInc.com/www.wrestlinginc.com Reed’s official Instagram account announced Friday morning that the former WCW World Tag Team Champion passed away today due to heart complications. “To everyone who reached out god bless you. Today we lost a great man. Due to heart complications Bruce … NWA, WCW and WWF Wrestler “Hacksaw”/”The Natural” Butch Reed has passed away at age 66:Tag-Team partner of Ron Simmons was a wrestling legend!!!(Reed also played for the Kansas Chiefs)
(We are losing a lot of athletes this week…Kevin Greene, K.C. Jones, Danny Hodge, Ty Jordan, and now Luke Harper/Brodie Lee.) Tony Khan with AEW/All Elite Wrestling: @TonyKhan I’m devastated by the loss of Jon Huber, known to fans as Mr. Brodie Lee, formerly Luke Harper. Jon was a great man. His family came first, … AEW Wrestler and former WWE wrestler Jon Huber, known as Brodie Lee and Luke Harper has died:Wrestling World stunned/devastated at the loss of this 41 year-old Superstar
from www.popculture.com: Danny Hodge, a pro wrestling legend who won a silver medal at the 1956 Olympics in Australia, has died. He was 88 years old. WWE released a statement, saying Hodge was a “true trailblazer” for winning national titles in wrestling and boxing. “The Oklahoma native’s highly decorated career included recognition as a three-time … Professional/Collegiate Wrestling and Boxing Legend gone at age 88:Danny Hodge passed away on Christmas Day(Hodge was on “The Morning Run”, back on December 4)
from www.wrestlinginc.com: Big E is your new WWE Intercontinental Champion. The main event of tonight’s Christmas edition of SmackDown on FOX saw Big E capture the title by defeating Sami Zayn in a Lumberjack Match. This is Big E’s second reign with the Intercontinental Title. Zayn won the title back at Clash of Champions on … Big E claims WWE Intercontinental Championship from Sami Zayn, at Friday Night SmackDown, on FOX
from www.wrestlinginc.com: Actor and former WWE star Tommy Lister has reportedly passed away at age 62, according to TMZ. According to TMZ, Lister was found unconscious Thursday in his Los Angeles area apartment. He was declared dead at the scene, and officials have yet to determine a cause of death. Lister’s manager, Cindy Cowan, told … Former WWE Superstar and film actor Tommy “Zeus” Lister has passed away:”No Holds Barred” star gone at age 62
The memories and condolences are rolling/pouring in for Pat Patterson, a true WWE legend and Hall of Famer…Patterson has passed away and he died at age 79….Cause of death is being listed as cancer-related…. RIP:Pat Patterson https://twitter.com/mitchellpwtorch/status/1334151314473971713 I am very sorry to hear about the passing of Pat Patterson. My thoughts and prayers go out … WWE Legend gone at age 79:Pat Patterson remembered as “One Tough Competitor”!!!!!
Former WWE SmackDown star James Ellsworth has created a GoFundMe Page for former WWE Light Heavyweight Champion Gillberg(Duane Gill). As noted, Gillberg suffered a heart attack and was recently released from the hospital. The page was created to help pay for medical and living expenses. Below is the description: Hi everyone, Gillberg’s wife and I … A GoFundMe Page has been set up for former WWE Superstar Gillberg(Duane Gill) after heart attack nearly kills Gillberg!!!
I have been hearing this voice on the Honda automobile/truck TV commercials for awhile now, and I just knew that the voice I was hearing was that of John Cena, the WWE superstar and movie/TV actor/personality…And now I have proof that this is and has been the Voice of John Cena, and that proof comes … Bet You Didn’t Know This:John Cena(WWE) is the New Voice of the Honda TV Commercials!!!
from www.wrestlinginc.com: Pro wrestling legend Tracy Smothers has passed away at the age of 58. Smothers announced in November 2019 that he was battling lymphoma, and was facing a second battle with the cancer. He had suffered some heart damage from the first round due to heavy chemotherapy. Smothers just underwent surgery for a hernia … Professional Wrestling mourns the loss/death of Tracy Smothers:Former “Southern Boy/Young Pistol” gone at age 58
from WrestlingInc.com/www.wrestlinginc.com/CLICK HERE Democratic Presidential candidate Joe Biden has posted an endorsement from Batista on his official YouTube channel. In the video, which refers to Batista as a WWE Hall of Famer although he has yet to be officially inducted, Batista calls WWE Hall of Famer and U.S. President Donald Trump “a bully” and fake … Former WWE Superstar Batista endorses Joe Biden for President:Batista calls President Donald Trump “a bully” and fake tough guy