Posts tagged with "Ric Flair"

Backstage Update On 2016 WWE Hall Of Fame Class: Freebirds, Ray Stevens

Posted by Matt Boone October 15, 2015 3 Comments

There has been a lot of talk about The Fabulous Freebirds being inducted into the WWE Hall Of Fame next year, particularly because of the fact that they will be in the Dallas area, where the Freebirds made an enormous impact, specifically working with the Von Erich’s in the Dallas-based World Class Championship Wrestling promotion. […]

WWE Pulls NXT Fallout Video, Laurinaitis/WWE, WWE Rivalries

Posted by Matt Boone October 10, 2015 0 Comment

– For whatever reason, WWE has pulled the NXT Takeover: Respect “Fallout” video from their official YouTube channel. The video featured Bayley and Sasha Banks reacting to their 30-minute “Iron Woman Match” on the show. – The next episode of WWE Rivalries will premiere on the WWE Network on Tuesday at 5pm and will look […]

Jericho Talks Night Of Champions, Flair/Bischoff Part 2, Austin Interviews DDP

Posted by Matt Boone September 23, 2015 0 Comment

– The guest on the latest “Steve Austin Show” podcast is none other than DDP himself, Diamond Dallas Page. You can download the show right now at – Chris Jericho interviews the Insane Clown Possee and reviews WWE Night Of Champions on the latest edition of his “Talk Is Jericho” podcast, which you can […]

Charlotte Becomes New Divas Champion, Ends Nikki Bella’s Record Reign

Posted by Matt Boone September 21, 2015 6 Comments

In addition to former NXT World Champion Kevin Owens defeating Ryback to become the new WWE Intercontinental Champion, former NXT Women’s Champion Charlotte defeated Nikki Bella to become the new WWE Divas Champion, ending Bella’s 301-day record-setting reign as champion. Charlotte’s father, WWE Hall Of Famer Ric Flair joined Paige and Becky Lynch in the […]

WWE Bans Talent From Talking To Hulk Hogan, Flair/Bischoff News

Posted by Matt Boone September 17, 2015 2 Comments

– WWE talent, including those who are from previous eras and are no longer wrestling but are still affiliated with company through Legends deals or other ways, were told to not have any contact with Hulk Hogan. There are those who have talked about the situation as a double standard, as WWE has immortalized Ultimate […]

Backstage Update On The Undertaker’s Return, WWE Tour Of Mexico

Posted by Matt Boone September 10, 2015 1 Comment

WWE is pulling out a lot more stops than usual for their upcoming tour of Mexico. The company will be running shows on October 16th in Merida, October 17th at Arena Ciudad in Mexico City and October 19th at Arena Monterrey. WWE is building the tour around The Undertaker working all three events, billing it […]

Vince Russo On Ric Flair’s Podcast, SD! Preview, JR/Justin Roberts, More

Posted by Matt Boone September 3, 2015 0 Comment

– Often-mocked old WWE character Mantaur will be bringing back the gimmick for only the second time since leaving WWE nearly 20 years ago. Mantaur will be working at St. Patrick’s CYO Sports in Brooklyn, New York, for the Pro Wrestling Syndicate promotion, on Saturday, September 12th. For ticket information, visit – Justin Roberts […]

Update On WWE Signing Top Japanese Star

Posted by Matt Boone August 25, 2015 0 Comment

It looks like WWE has signed 33-year-old Japanese women’s wrestler Kanna, who was shown at NXT Takeover: Brooklyn alongside Ric Flair and Sgt. Slaughter this past weekend. Japanese wrestling news journalist Enuhito, who recently had news about Jushin Thunder Liger working NXT, noted that WWE signed her a few weeks ago. It was also noted […]

“Something Huge” Set For RAW On Monday, Backstage SummerSlam News

Posted by Matt Boone August 21, 2015 0 Comment

Despite the fact that he was in town for a WWE 2K16 media event, as well as some other work-related obligations, WWE Hall Of Famer “Stone Cold” Steve Austin will not be sticking around for Saturday’s NXT Takeover: Brooklyn special, or Sunday’s WWE SummerSlam pay-per-view. Ric Flair, however, will be sticking around for this weekend’s […]

WWE SmackDown Preview, Ric Flair/SummerSlam, HHH Talks Warrior Book

Posted by Matt Boone August 20, 2015 0 Comment

– Below is the lineup for tonight’s edition of WWE SmackDown: * Ryback vs. Big Show * The New Day vs. Los Matadores and El Torito * Neville vs. Bo Dallas * Brie Bella vs. Sasha Banks vs. Becky Lynch * Randy Orton, Dean Ambrose, Roman Reigns and Cesaro vs. Sheamus, Bray Wyatt, Luke Harper […]

Konnan Talks About Most Underrated WCW Faction, Kevin Sullivan & More

Posted by Matt Boone August 5, 2015 0 Comment

Highlights of a Konnan interview.

Ric Flair Releases Statement On Roddy Piper’s Passing, SmackDown Rating

Posted by Matt Boone August 1, 2015 0 Comment

Flair’s comments on Piper’s passing and more.

Possible Spoiler On Hulk Hogan’s Replacement On WWE Tough Enough

Posted by Matt Boone July 24, 2015 1 Comment

Update on Tough Enough changes.

Becky Lynch, Sheamus & Finlay Together (Photo), Beast In The East, More

Posted by Matt Boone July 22, 2015 0 Comment

More WWE News & Notes.

Harley Race On Past Issues With Ric Flair, Dusty Rhodes Memories & More

Posted by Matt Boone July 22, 2015 0 Comment

Highlights of an interview with Harley Race.