Friday, August 17, 2018

New Betting Favourite in Miz vs. Daniel Bryan Match at SummerSlam

New Betting Favourite in Miz vs. Daniel Bryan Match at SummerSlam
According to Sky Bet, the betting odds have shifted for one of the biggest matches during SummerSlam weekend – The Miz vs Daniel Bryan.

Davey Boy Smith Jr. Talks Owen Hart Not Being In The WWE Hall Of Fame

Davey Boy Smith Jr. Talks Owen Hart Not Being In The WWE Hall Of Fame
Owen Hart passed away during a tragic accident on live pay-per-view. His death during Over The Edge on May 23rd, 1999 resulted in an out of court settlement with WWE for approximately $18 million on November 2nd, 2000. Owen's widow Martha Hart has been adamant about not associating her husband's name with WWE since.

Big Tag Team Match Advertised For Hell in a Cell

Big Tag Team Match Advertised For Hell in a Cell
As noted, the AT&T Center previously advertised the following matches for Hell In a Cell: Kevin Owens vs. Roman Reigns, Jeff Hardy vs. Randy Orton and Samoa Joe vs. WWE Champion AJ Styles.

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Ryback Teases Return to Wrestling (Video)

Ryback Teases Return to Wrestling
Former WWE Intercontinental Champion Ryback, apparently has big plans for 2019 and he is teasing that he could end up in a major promotion.

Matt Hardy Out Of Action, In-Ring Future In Question, Tag Team Officially Done

Matt Hardy Out Of Action, In-Ring Future In Question, Tag Team Officially Done
We now know why Matt Hardy has been teasing changes to his WWE status in a series of recent cryptic tweets. The Wrestling Observer Newsletter reports that Hardy is scheduled to take some time off due to injuries.

Impact Wrestling Results - August 16, 2018

Impact Wrestling Results - August 16, 2018
We see the usual opening video with the look back at last week's show, then we go right to our opening match...

Big Update On Daniel Bryan’s WWE Contract

Big Update On Daniel Bryan’s WWE Contract
Daniel Bryan's contract expires on September 1st. WWE has him scheduled for several shows after that date, including SmackDown 1000 and the Super Show-Down in October.

Dean Ambrose's New Look (Photo), Elias Concert Postponed, SummerSlam Kickoff Pre-show VR Experience Announced

Dean Ambrose's New Look, Elias Concert Postponed, SummerSlam Kickoff Pre-show VR Experience Announced
- WWE has announced that Sunday's two-hour SummerSlam Kickoff pre-show will go live for the first time ever in virtual reality via Oculus Go and Next VR.

Luke Harper Reveals His Initial Reaction to Vince McMahon’s Mallet Pitch for The Bludgeon Brothers

Luke Harper Reveals His Initial Reaction to Vince McMahon’s Mallet Pitch for The Bludgeon Brothers
Luke Harper was recently a guest on E&C’s Pod Of Awesomeness to talk about several professional wrestling topics. Harper talked about nearly being split up from Eric Rowan, what makes them such a strong team and Vince McMahon pitching the mallet gimmick for The Bludgeon Brothers. Here are the highlights:

AJ Styles Breaks WWE Championship Record

AJ Styles Breaks WWE Championship Record
AJ Styles won the WWE Title from Jinder Mahal on an episode of SmackDown Live back in November of last year. Styles has retained the title for the past several months, even after a longstanding feud with Shinsuke Nakamura.

Former WWE Star Justin Credible Arrested

Former WWE Star Justin Credible Arrested
Connecticut state court records show that former WWE & ECW star Justin Credible (Peter Polaco) is currently incarcerated at the New Haven Correctional Center in New Haven, CT.

Randy Orton And WWE Crew Members Apparently Joke About Recent Sexual Harassment Allegations

Randy Orton And WWE Crew Members Apparently Joke About Recent Sexual Harassment Allegations
Randy Orton apparently joked about some of the recent allegations against him during the dark main event at Tuesday's WWE TV tapings in Greenville, South Carolina.

Title Match For Pre-WWE NXT Takeover Tapings, Last Man Standing Match Promo, EC3 - Velveteen Dream

Title Match For Pre-WWE NXT Takeover Tapings, Last Man Standing Match Promo, EC3 - Velveteen Dream
- Below is a new promo for the Last Man Standing match between Johnny Gargano and NXT Champion Tommaso Ciampa at Saturday's "Takeover: Brooklyn IV" event.

Triple H On Potentially Moving NXT To FS1, Possibly Splitting NXT Brand Into 2 One-Hour Shows

Triple H On Potentially Moving NXT To FS1, Possibly Splitting NXT Brand Into 2 One-Hour Shows
During a media call yesterday, Triple H was asked about the idea of bringing NXT to FS1.

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

The nWo is Back Together (Video)

The nWo is Back Together (Video)
The New World Order is back! In a new video posted on Hulk Hogan’s social media accounts, it certainly appears like the band is back together.

NXT Takeover Pre-show Panel Revealed, Ricochet Vs. Adam Cole Promo, HHH Reveals Takeover Themes

NXT Takeover Pre-show Panel Revealed, Ricochet Vs. Adam Cole Promo, HHH Reveals Takeover Themes
- Below is a new video promo for Saturday's "Takeover: Brooklyn IV" match between Ricochet and NXT North American Champion Adam Cole.

WWE Provides Update On Sin Cara's Injury And Status

WWE Provides Update On Sin Cara's Injury And Status
WWE has confirmed that Sin Cara underwent surgery on his right knee on Tuesday night. As noted, Cara had Dr. Jeffrey Dugas operate on the knee. The surgery took place at the Andrew Sport Medicine & Orthopedic Center in Birmingham, Alabama.

NXT Results - August 15, 2018

NXT Results - August 15, 2018
We begin with a graphic In Memory of Jim Neidhart.

Last week, we saw William Regal make the NXT Men's Championship Match a Triple Threat Match.  Then we see footage of William Regal being told about an incident outside.

Chris Jericho Posts Cryptic Free Agent Tweet For 2019, Indie Fed Spoils Rey Mysterio's WWE Return?

Chris Jericho Posts Cryptic Free Agent Tweet For 2019, Indie Fed Spoils Rey Mysterio's WWE Return?
- Chris Jericho took to Twitter today and posted a cryptic tweet on being a free agent, leading to speculation on a possible debut for Impact Wrestling in 2019. You can see the tweet below.

The Big Show Says He's Ready To Return

The Big Show Says He's Ready To Return
The Big Show says that he's ready to return to action. The former WWE Champion hasn't wrestled since losing a steel cage match against Braun Strowman in September of 2017. The match was designed to write Big Show off of television to undergo right hip surgery.