– An Andre the Giant slot machine is being developed by NYX Gaming Group.
– Johnny Rodz’ World of Unpredictable Wrestling school will have a 30th anniversary celebration this Saturday at Gleason’s Gym in Brooklyn, New York. Devon Dudley, who trained with Rodz, will appear, as will New Japan’s Takaaki Watanabe and Marcela. You can find details here.
– Chris Nowinski will...
I actually received this DVD as somewhat of a surprise, and in fact didn’t even know it existed until I got it in the mail. However, it was a pleasant surprise, and far more enjoyable than I would have guessed.
King Kong Bundy is making the news for some interesting comments he made in a recent interview. The former WWE headliner offered candid thoughts, some of which are quite interesting coming from a former main-eventer.
Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter
– The Los Matadores were scheduled to work World Wrestling Council’s Three Kings Day event in Puerto Rico but were removed from the ads. They have been allowed to work WWC events (including the recent anniversary show) in the past due to a stipulation in their contracts. No reason was given for them leaving the Three Kings show. Diego...
Cary Elwes held a Reddit AMA and dropped a wonderful tidbit about Andre The Giant's legendary drinking legacy.
From Cesaro Discusses Lifting Weights, The Giant Swing & Andre The Giant Battle Royal
Cesaro recently spoke with The Carroll County Times while he was promoting RAW this past week. Here are some highlights:
How he lifts for functionality and not for the most weight: “If someone can bench press more than me, so what? I don’t care. How does that help me to be better in the...
- WWE’s website has posted preview photos of the statue that the winner of the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal at WrestleMania XXX will receive. The entire statue is 5 feet tall. Below is a photo of the statue being worked on and concept art:
- We noted yesterday that NOLA.com had an article with Jim Ross where he predicted the WrestleMania XXX midcard matches. For the...
Some big rumors going around today. One of the bigger rumors from over the weekend is that WWE officials are definitely considering doing a Sting vs. the Undertaker match, Although that may not be at WrestleMania 31.
They are leaning towards the possibility of having Sting debut a little earlier at the WWE Extreme Rules PPV. That would certainly mesh with past rumors that the Undertaker...
- Batista seems to be enjoying his current WWE run. He tweeted the following after RAW:
“Hell of a week! The most fun since I’ve been back. Incredible crowds! Great matches and trainings w/ @joshrafferty Back 2 La La Land I go!”
- Hulk Hogan tweeted the following about the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal at WrestleMania XXX:
“The Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal...
Hulk Hogan announced on tonight’s RAW from Memphis that there will be a 30-man “Over The Top Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal” at WrestleMania XXX. The winner will receive an Andre the Giant Memorial Trophy.
We will have more details on the match later.