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 […]
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 PWInsider.com, former Ring Of Honor (ROH) star Roderick Strong is expected to be Aries’ partner in […]
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 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 […]
NXT star Austin Aries recently spoke with Brian Fritz of SportingNews.com. 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 […]
Exciting new match announced for the next NXT TakeOver special.
– 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 […]
– 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 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 […]
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 […]
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 WWE.com, 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 […]
– 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 […]
WWE posts video of Austin Aries’ debut at NXT tapings, Triple H comments on Aries joining NXT.
Well-known name to TNA and ROH fans makes surprise debut at NXT TV tapings.
Former ROH and TNA champion Austin Aries will be in Pittsburgh this week and will undergo WWE’s medical screening process while he’s there, according to PWInsider.com Aries first met with WWE officials backstage at an NXT taping in Florida several months ago. This is the first time since then there has been talk of Aries […]