Posts tagged with "Eric Bischoff"

Eric Bischoff Threatens Lawsuit Against Matt Hardy, Reby Sky Comments

Posted by Matt Boone September 30, 2016 8 Comments

Eric Bischoff took to social media on Thursday, commenting on reportedly threatening a lawsuit against Matt Hardy for comments made in Hardy’s recent RF Video release, prompting an impassioned response from Hardy’s wife. In a recent trailer for the new Hardy shoot, the TNA star claimed Bischoff and Hulk Hogan “raped and pillaged” Impact Wrestling […]

Eric Bischoff Reveals Lawsuit Against TNA, Talks Possibility Of WWE Return

Posted by Matt Boone August 4, 2016 3 Comments

Eric Bischoff recently spoke with Ryan Bider of Main Event Radio while at the Montreal Comic Con this past week. During their discussion, Bischoff revealed that he is in the process of suing TNA Wrestling, as well as touching on a number of current hot topics related to the business. Below are some of the […]

Eric Bischoff Says His Ideas Still Influence WWE Programming

Posted by Eric Lynch August 4, 2016 1 Comment

Former WCW President Eric Bischoff feels his ideas from Monday Nitro still influence what we see on WWE television today. In an interview with Sports Illustrated this week, Bischoff talked about the impact of what he did on some of WWE’s current ideas. He says WWE only embraced more of a “realty-based” approach to wrestling […]

Bischoff On Goldberg/WWE Return, Talking With Hogan On Daily Basis & More

Posted by Matt Boone July 21, 2016 0 Comment

WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross recently spoke with former WCW Executive Producer Eric Bischoff about his time in control of WCW, working for WWE under Vince McMahon and more. Below are some of the highlights from the interview, which you can listen to in full at PodcastOne.com. On working with The Ultimate Warrior: “He […]

Eric Bischoff On Being Interested In WWE Return, WWE’s Brand Split & More

Posted by Matt Boone July 18, 2016 0 Comment

As noted, former WCW President and WWE on-air authority figure Eric Bischoff was recently a guest on WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross’ “Ross Report” podcast at PodcastOne.com. Below are some more highlights from the interview. On Cody Rhodes’ decision to leave WWE being reminiscent of the “maverick” Dusty Rhodes: “Dusty was a maverick. Dusty […]

Bischoff On Hesitating To Work With WWE On New DVD, How He Would Book Reigns

Posted by Matt Boone July 15, 2016 0 Comment

As noted, part two of WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross’ “Ross Report” podcast interview with former WCW President and WWE on-air performer Eric Bischoff dropped this week. Below are some of the highlights from the interview, which you can download right now at PodcastOne.com. On being hesitant to take part in the recent WWE-produced […]

Update On Hideo Itami’s NXT TV Return, Big Show/Shaq Video, Bischoff/JR

Posted by Matt Boone July 14, 2016 0 Comment

– As noted, Big Show issued a challenge to Shaquille O’Neal on the red carpet at the ESPY Awards on Wednesday night. WWE has since released the above video clip on their official YouTube channel, which shows the early hype for a potential match of giants at WrestleMania 33 next year. – Hideo Itami made […]

Bischoff Not Interested In GM Role, Vince Sends Birthday Wishes To Nash

Posted by Matt Boone July 9, 2016 0 Comment

– WWE Chairman Vince McMahon took to social media on Saturday to wish a happy birthday to WWE Hall Of Famer Kevin Nash. McMahon tweeted the following: Happy Birthday to the @WWE legend and Hall of Famer @RealKevinNash. #BigDaddyCool pic.twitter.com/Yfmyz0NCqd — Vince McMahon (@VinceMcMahon) July 9, 2016 – With all of the speculation as to […]

NXT Announcer & Hostess Debuts (Photos), Flair/Bischoff To Debate WCW Downfall

Posted by Matt Boone July 1, 2016 0 Comment

– Ric Flair and Eric Bischoff are both scheduled to take part in a panel on the downfall of WCW at the Montreal Comic-Con on Saturday, July 9. The description for the panel with Flair and Bischoff on 7/i9 in Montreal reads as follows: “Montreal Comiccon is happy to bring wrestling fans Face Off: Bischoff […]

Full Content Listing For WWE’s Upcoming Eric Bischoff DVD Set

Posted by Eric Lynch March 10, 2016 0 Comment

WWE’s new DVD set about Eric Bischoff titled Sports Entertainment’s Most Controversial Figure will hit shelves on June 7th in the U.S. and June 13th in the U.K. The first disc in the set is the documentary, the second disc features interview clips, and disc #3 features some of Bischoff’s most memorable TV segments. The […]

Eric Bischoff Issues Statement Regarding Hulk Hogan/Gawker Trial

Posted by Matt Boone March 8, 2016 0 Comment

Former WCW President Eric Bischoff recently took time to share his thoughts on the ongoing Hulk Hogan/Gawker trial that has been, and will continue to be streamed online. Bischoff wrote the following about his longtime friend on his official Facebook page: “One of my best friends, and someone who is recognized all over the world, […]

New Details On WWE’s Upcoming DVD Set About Eric Bischoff

Posted by Eric Lynch January 31, 2016 0 Comment

WWE will be releasing Eric Bischoff – Sports Entertainment’s Most Controversial Figure on DVD & Blu-Ray on June 7th in the U.S. and June 13th in the U.K. The new DVD set follows Bischoff filming over two hours of separate content for the WWE Network in 2015. Here’s the synopsis for the documentary: Arguably the […]

JBL Responds To Vince Russo’s Comments About His “Legends” Show On WWE Network

Posted by Matt Boone December 27, 2015 1 Comment

WWE announcer and host of his own new WWE Network show took exception to comments made about the program, called “Legends With JBL,” from former WWE, WCW and TNA writer Vince Russo. JBL wrote a lengthy explanation in response to comments made by Russo about JBL’s past shows with the man who helped WCW finally […]

Video: Kurt Angle Says Hulk Hogan & Eric Bischoff Cost TNA Tons Of Money

Posted by Matt Boone December 20, 2015 2 Comments

Kurt Angle recently spoke with the folks at WrestleTalk TV about the impact Hulk Hogan and Eric Bischoff had on TNA — both negative and positive — when they had their run in the promotion. Below are some of the highlights from the interview, which you can watch above. On Hulk Hogan and Eric Bischoff […]

WWE Releasing New Brock Lesnar Documentary DVD In 2016

Posted by Matt Boone October 24, 2015 0 Comment

WWE is planning on releasing a new Brock Lesnar DVD and Blu-ray set in 2016, according to a new report from WrestlingDVDNetwork.com. The last Lesnar DVD, “Here Comes The Pain,” came out in 2003 and was re-released as a Collector’s Edition in 2012. The new Lesnar DVD and Blu-ray fills one of the last two […]