Posts tagged with "Samoa Joe"

Videos: Technical Issues With Nakamura-Joe Steel Cage Match In Australia

Posted by Matt Boone December 8, 2016 0 Comment

@SamoaJoe and @ShinsukeN are in a WAR inside a STEEL CAGE for the #NXTChampionship at #NXTMelbourne! pic.twitter.com/AV02ZvcEC8 — WWE (@WWE) December 8, 2016 At the NXT live event “Down Under” on Thursday, WWE’s production crew experienced some issues lowering the steel cage for the main event between Shinsuke Nakamura and Samoa Joe. Featured above are […]

NXT TV Preview: Joe-Nakamura Title Match From Japan

Posted by Matt Boone December 7, 2016 0 Comment

Preview for tonight’s episode of NXT TV featuring Joe-Nakamura for the NXT Title.

New NXT Champion Crowned In Japan (Video)

Posted by Eric Lynch December 3, 2016 3 Comments

Samoa Joe’s title reign ends at 14 days.

Spoiler: Next Challenger For Samoa Joe’s NXT Championship Revealed

Posted by Eric Lynch December 1, 2016 1 Comment

Find out who will face Samoa Joe for the NXT Title in January!

WWE Announces Joe-Nakamura 3 For The Title For First-Ever NXT Event In Osaka, Japan

Posted by Matt Boone November 24, 2016 0 Comment

On the eve of Thanksgiving in the United States, WWE took to their social media channels to announce the third high-profile championship showdown between Samoa Joe and Shinsuke Nakamura. As seen in the tweet WWE issued on Wednesday, a rematch from Saturday’s NXT TakeOver: Toronto event between Joe and Nakamura for the NXT Championship will […]

Spoilers: NXT TV Taping Results From Last Night’s SmackDown LIVE Taping

Posted by Matt Boone November 23, 2016 0 Comment

Prior to last night’s post-Survivor Series episode of SmackDown LIVE from the Canadian Tire Center in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, WWE taped matches for future episodes of NXT TV on the WWE Network. Among the matches taped were No Way Jose vs. Eric Young, NXT Women’s Champion Asuka vs. Nichole Matthews and NXT World Champion Samoa […]

Videos: Samoa Joe On Making NXT History, Nakamura Emotional After Losing Title

Posted by Matt Boone November 21, 2016 0 Comment

"I will never give up, until I have what I have deemed PREORDAINED… and that is the @WWENXT Championship! – @SamoaJoe #NXTakeOver pic.twitter.com/6mzXMKsgfh — WWE (@WWE) November 20, 2016 Following the conclusion of Saturday night’s NXT TakeOver: Toronto live WWE Network special, WWE caught up with the new NXT World Champion Samoa Joe and the […]

NXT TakeOver: Toronto Video Highlights: Samoa Joe Wins NXT Title

Posted by Matt Boone November 20, 2016 0 Comment

Watch highlights of Samoa Joe winning the NXT Title from Shinsuke Nakamura.

Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Samoa Joe Set As NXT TakeOver: Toronto Main Event

Posted by Matt Boone October 13, 2016 0 Comment

NXT GM William Regal announces the official main event of NXT TakeOver: Toronto.

Bret Hart Says Rollins’ Style Could Kill Someone, Criticizes Samoa Joe

Posted by Matt Boone August 24, 2016 13 Comments

Bret Hart makes his most candid comments yet regarding his issue with Seth Rollins’ in-ring style.

Samoa Joe Says He Suffered Dislocated Jaw At NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn II

Posted by Matt Boone August 22, 2016 0 Comment

Apparently Samoa Joe had an even worse evening on Saturday than we thought. In addition to losing the NXT Championship to Shinsuke Nakamura in the main event of the NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn II live special on the WWE Network, Joe apparently suffered an injury as well. Joe noted via social media on Monday morning that […]

Samoa Joe Still Wants To Face Brock Lesnar, Says He Hopes Orton Loses At SummerSlam

Posted by Eric Lynch August 17, 2016 0 Comment

Samoa Joe still wants a shot at Brock Lesnar in a WWE ring. In a recent interview with Forbes, the NXT Champion explained why he wants Lesnar to defeat Randy Orton at SummerSlam. “For selfish reasons, I’d like to see Brock stand tall until I get my hands on him,” Joe said of Lesnar’s match […]

Samoa Joe Speaks On Keeping His Name & Character In WWE, If Management Trusts Him

Posted by Eric Lynch August 15, 2016 0 Comment

Samoa Joe says he’s enjoying his time in WWE so far. In an interview with Channel Guide Magazine to promote Takeover: Back To Brooklyn, the NXT Champion explained that he had hear “horror stories” about how things are in WWE before he joined the company. Joe began his career in 1999 and didn’t arrive in […]

Samoa Joe On His Role In NXT, WWE Main Roster, Shinsuke Nakamura & More

Posted by Matt Boone August 3, 2016 0 Comment

NXT Champion Samoa Joe recently spoke with NOLA.com to promote this weekend’s NXT live events. Below are some of the highlights from the interview. On his role in NXT: “My inclusion in NXT from the start was to spearhead it as a stable brand in the WWE Universe. Me being a designated locker room leader, […]

What You Didn’t See At NXT TakeOver: The End On Wednesday Night

Posted by Matt Boone June 9, 2016 0 Comment

The dark match held prior to the NXT TakeOver: The End live WWE Network special from Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida on Wednesday evening saw Amber Moon (Athena) beat Peyton Royce in singles action. After the live special went off the air on the WWE Network last night, the fans in attendance at […]