We’ve barely begun to witness the fallout of Terry “Hulk Hogan” Bollea’s racist remarks making their way public, the WWE already having severed all ties to the iconic wrestler. So while said severance understandably pulls Hogan off as a judge for WWE reality competition Tough Enough, the series will endure by replacing him.
WWE Legend, the Ultimate Warrior passed away at the age of 54 yesterday (April 8th, 2014). Warrior, born James Brian Hellwig, has been a staple in the bodybuilding world as well as the professional wrestling world for the better part of 3 decades.
Today marks a sad day for WWE fans twice the world over. Nelson Frazier, Jr. who wrestled under the names Viscera, Mabel and more recently as Big Daddy V has passed away just 5 days after his 43 birthday.
In a very interesting twist on real life versus fantasy, the Green Ranger (yup, from the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers) has challenged WWE Superstar CM Punk to a fight... a real fight!!! MMA to be exact.
The World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc (WWE) video games sales since 1999 is roughly 1.8 billion dollars, with over 60 million units sold (last years WWE 13 has sold 2 million units since October 2012 alone). It looks like CEO, Vince McMahon is looking to do it big again with this years offering, WWE 2K14.
TMZ reporters spoke with WWE Superstar, Darren Young (who's real name is Fredrick Douglas "Fred" Rosser) came out to the world as a gay wrestler. So far, all the responses from other WWE Superstars (like John Cena) have been positive. This is a huge stepping stone as Rosser is the first ever active roster wrestler to admit to being gay while currently employed to a major brand.
John Felix Anthony Cena is 36 today! The wrestler/rapper/actor/champion has done it all. He is the current WWE Champion after defeating Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson at Wrestlemania 29, on April 7th. With his 13th World Title literally under his belt and new real life girlfriend, WWE Diva Nikki Bella (real name: Stephanie Nicole Garcia-Colace), not much more the former bodybuilder could ask
Wrestlemania is the biggest professional wrestling Pay-Per-View of the year. With almost 30 yearsof history and slew of ultra-mega-stars in attendance and performing each year, it was only right to have one of the biggest Hip-Hop money moguls in the industry perform (Diddy's networth is an estimated 550 million, over 110 million more than Jay-Z)...