Posts tagged with "Austin Aries"

205 Live Preview: Austin Aries To Address Neville Tonight

Posted by Matt Boone March 21, 2017 0 Comment

In addition to the latest efforts from WWE’s blue brand, 205 Live returns this evening on the WWE Network. The official WWE website notes Austin Aries will address reigning WWE Cruiserweight Champion Neville on the show. From the preview for tonight’s 205 Live: WWE 205 Live preview, March 21, 2017: Austin Aries to address […]

WWE 205 Live Preview (3/7): Aries To Deliver Special Message For Neville

Posted by Matt Boone March 7, 2017 0 Comment

In addition to SmackDown LIVE, WWE will be presenting this week’s episode of 205 Live tonight on the WWE Network. Tonight’s edition of the Cruiserweight-themed show is scheduled to feature Austin Aries interviewing himself. The former TNA World Champion promises to deliver a special message to WWE Cruiserweight Champion Neville. The official preview for […]

Photo: Aries’ Eye Looks Horrendous 24 Hours After Botched Nakamura Kick

Posted by Matt Boone October 28, 2016 5 Comments

Austin Aries took to social media on Thursday to show off the aftermath of the stiff kick he took from Shinsuke Nakamura at the NXT live event in Fresno, California this past Wednesday. For those who missed it, Aries ate a stiff, accidental kick from the NXT Champion, effectively ending the evening’s main event dead […]

Roderick Strong Debuts At NXT Tapings As Aries’ Partner For Dusty Classic

Posted by Matt Boone October 14, 2016 1 Comment

At the NXT television tapings on Thursday evening, former Ring Of Honor World Champion Roderick Strong made his promotional debut as the mystery tag-team partner for Austin Aries in the Dusty Rhodes Tag-Team Classic. The new NXT performer, who goes by the nickname “The Messiah of the Backbreaker,” will join Aries in hopes of lasting […]

Possible Spoiler On WWE Debut Of Former ROH World Champion

Posted by Matt Boone October 3, 2016 0 Comment

As noted over the weekend, WWE announced Austin Aries and a “mystery partner” as the final tag-team in the 12-team Dusty Rhodes Tag-Team Classic tournament, which kicks off this Wednesday on NXT TV on the WWE Network. According to, former Ring Of Honor (ROH) star Roderick Strong is expected to be Aries’ partner in […]

Aries Injured By Itami At Takeover, Vows To “Save The Receipt”

Posted by Matt Boone August 23, 2016 0 Comment

Austin Aries now has even more reason to even with the score with Hideo Itami. Following his victory over No Way Jose at NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn II on Saturday night, Aries suffered an injury at the hands, or “sockless loafers,” of Hideo Itami. Itami made the save for No Way Jose, doing a run-in when […]

Austin Aries Speaks On Rumors Of Him No-Showing NXT Live Events

Posted by Eric Lynch July 17, 2016 0 Comment

Austin Aries took to Twitter on Saturday night to address some rumors that had been spreading on the web about him. There were reports online that Aries supposedly “no showed” this weekend’s NXT live events. Aries that this isn’t true, and that him not being on certain shows wasn’t unexpected. While he wasn’t in front […]

Austin Aries On NXT TakeOver: The End, Nakamura, WrestleMania 33 & More

Posted by Matt Boone June 8, 2016 0 Comment

NXT star Austin Aries recently spoke with Brian Fritz of Below are some of the highlights from the interview. On his NXT TakeOver: The End match with Shinsuke Nakamura: “Nakamura came in with a lot of fanfare. Obviously, he’s a unique and charismatic performer and really someone who, for a lot of American wrestling […]

Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Austin Aries Announced For NXT TakeOver

Posted by Matt Boone May 20, 2016 0 Comment

Exciting new match announced for the next NXT TakeOver special.

NXT Gets New Announcer, Details On Tonight’s TV Tapings

Posted by Eric Lynch April 28, 2016 0 Comment

– WWE tapes episodes of NXT TV on Thursday night at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Stars advertised for the tapings include NXT Champion Samoa Joe, Finn Balor, Shinsuke Nakamura, Asuka, and Austin Aries. Aries will be featured in action on next week’s episode. We’ll have spoilers from the tapings later tonight. The […]

Austin Aries & Former TNA Star Take Relationship To The Next Level, RVD

Posted by Matt Boone April 24, 2016 0 Comment

– Hollymood Entertainment released new footage of Rob Van Dam on April 20th (4/20) and in honor of the “pot smokers holiday,” which used to be part of RVD’s character in ECW (“RVD 4:20”), Van Dam talks openly and honestly about his marijuana use. In the past, RVD had been disciplined in WWE after testing […]

Austin Aries On The State Of TNA: “It Always Goes Back To The Ownership”

Posted by Eric Lynch April 24, 2016 0 Comment

Austin Aries says the owners of TNA have to be held responsible for the problems their company is facing. In a recent interview with Chicagoland Sports Radio, Aries addressed the state of his former stomping grounds, saying it “always goes back to the ownership group.” “At the end of the day, you can change coaches […]

Austin Aries On Global Cruiserweight Series, TNA Rumors & More

Posted by Matt Boone April 19, 2016 0 Comment

NXT star Austin Aries recently appeared as a guest on Fightclub Chicago on Chicagoland Sports Radio. During the interview, Aries spoke about WWE’s Global Cruiserweight Series, the rumors surrounding TNA and more. On WWE’s Global Cruiserweight Series: “As far as I know, I will not be a part of that. I think that they’re using […]

Austin Aries Explains Why He Signed With NXT

Posted by Eric Lynch March 11, 2016 0 Comment

Former TNA World Champion and recent NXT signee Austin Aries says the last mountain for him to climb in his career is in the WWE Universe. In an interview on, Aries explained why he’s excited to be in NXT right now and how he came to join the company. “I became a free agent […]

Austin Aries’ WWE Negotiations, D-X Theme Song Video, SmackDown Preview

Posted by Matt Boone January 28, 2016 0 Comment

– In a new WWE “Behind The Theme” video, which you can view above, WWE composer Jim Johnston and vocalist Chris Warren talk about creating D-Generation X’s theme song. – Austin Aries, who recently made his WWE debut at the recent NXT tapings, has been in talks with the company since his contract with TNA […]