Posts tagged with "Ric Flair"

Rumor Killer On Whose Idea It Was To Mention Reid During RAW Contract Signing

Posted by Matt Boone November 19, 2015 2 Comments

Despite rumors to the contrary, it was not Charlotte who came up with the idea to mention her deceased brother Reid during her Survivor Series contract signing segment with Paige on RAW this past Monday night. While it was WWE who pitched the idea to reference Reid during the segment to Charlotte, Uproxx.com reports that […]

Ric Flair On Reid Mentions On RAW, Says Talent Is Afraid To Say ‘No’ In WWE

Posted by Matt Boone November 18, 2015 0 Comment

WWE Hall Of Famer Ric Flair addressed the controversy regarding the use of his deceased son Reid in the contract signing segment between Charlotte and Paige on Monday’s RAW on the latest edition of his WOOOO Nation podcast. While he claimed he wouldn’t share his opinion because he didn’t want to do anything to affect […]

Fans Hand Out Hulk Hogan Flyers At WWE Event, Ric Flair’s Podcast, Triple H

Posted by Matt Boone November 12, 2015 0 Comment

– Featured above is the latest edition of WWE’s “This Week In WWE History” YouTube show. This week, hosts Corey Graves and Kyle Edwards look back at the episode of WWE SmackDown in 1999 where Arnold Schwarzenegger and Triple H had their big altercation. – At the WWE live event in Brighton, England on Wednesday, […]

ESPN Happy With New WWE Segment, More On Ric Flair’s 30 For 30 Special

Posted by Matt Boone November 5, 2015 0 Comment

Backstage news and notes on WWE’s relationship with ESPN.

More Details On Ric Flair’s ESPN 30 For 30 Special

Posted by Eric Lynch November 4, 2015 1 Comment

An ESPN camera crew will be following Ric Flair backstage at WWE Survivor Series later this month. As previously reported, ESPN has begun work on a 30 For 30 special on the 16-time World Champion. In addition to Flair, they’ll be getting footage of active WWE wrestlers discussing The Nature Boy’s accomplishments in the wrestling […]

Charlotte On The Legacy Of Her Father, Her Figure-Eight Submission & More

Posted by Matt Boone November 3, 2015 0 Comment

WWE Divas Champion Charlotte recently spoke with The Reno Gazette-Journal to promote her Wizard World Reno appearance on November 20th. Below are some of the highlights from the interview. On the shadow and legacy of her dad Ric Flair: “If I didn’t acknowledge the fact that my father is Ric Flair, people will ask why. […]

Ric Flair Featured On ESPN 30 For 30 Special, SmackDown Numbers Drop, Corey Graves

Posted by Matt Boone October 31, 2015 1 Comment

.@WWEGraves met some unique characters at @NY_Comic_Con on #Culture Shock, only on the award-winning @WWENetwork! https://t.co/G9Em3m50y3 — WWE Network (@WWENetwork) October 30, 2015 – WWE posted a new preview for the latest edition of “Culture Shock” that features Corey Graves visiting the New York Comic Con. You can check out the video preview above. – The […]

Batista On Cover Of Muscle & Fitness (Photo), NXT Preview For Tonight, Kane/Lana

Posted by Matt Boone October 28, 2015 0 Comment

– The following matches are scheduled for tonight’s edition of NXT TV. * Emma vs. Shazza McKenzie from Australia * Chad Gable and Jason Jordan vs. Tommaso Ciampa and Johnny Gargano * Nia Jax vs. Kay Lee Ray from Scotland * Samoa Joe vs. Tyler Breeze * NXT Champion Finn Balor vs. Tye Dillinger – […]

Charlotte Gets Rolex To Match Ric Flair & HBK, Joe vs. Breeze Announced

Posted by Matt Boone October 22, 2015 3 Comments

– On this week’s edition of NXT TV it was announced that on next Wednesday’s show on the WWE Network, Samoa Joe and Tyler Breeze will compete against each other in one-on-one competition. – WWE Divas Champion Charlotte was recently given a Rolex watch to match the pair of watches that both Ric Flair and […]

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 PodcastOne.com. – 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 […]