- Bob Backlund and Darren Young were hanging out with the athletes at the Special Olympics games yesterday in New Jersey.
- There is currently no SmackDown pre-show listed on the WWE Network for this week.
- There was a situation in Mexico recently where the original Sin Cara wasn’t paid for working two events on May 31st and June 1st. The promoters are facing potential legal...
– WWE Hall of Famer Bob Backlund recently paid a visit to the Connecticut State Veterans Home to meet with military veterans. The official WWE website has released this video highlighting his visit.
– WWE Hall of Famer Drew Carey turns 55-years-old today.
– Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will begin filming the big-budgeted comic-book adaptation/war film Hercules: The Thracian...
Maria Menounos wrote the following on her Facebook page about inducting Bob Backlund into the WWE Hall of Fame this weekend:
“I know some of you don’t understand why I’m inducting Bob Backlund into the WWE Hall of Fame. Here’s a quick history… I met Bob when I was 19-he starred in my movie, he supported me when I competed at Miss Mass USA pageant and I helped him run for...
Maria Menounos got Bob Backlund a movie role, Mark Henry & Ryback don't really break weight-lifting record, and Naomi on tonight's Main Event.
Credit – Wrestling Observer
We noted how Maria Kanellis was considered at one point to work a multi-Divas match at WrestleMania 29 with other former Divas. F4Wonline.com reports that it appears Kanellis has some enemies within WWE because word got out to some of the current Divas and they got Maria’s return nixed.
Speaking of Maria Kanellis, she went on Twitter and denied reports...
There were rumors on some websites today that Maria Kanellis was scheduled to induct Bob Backlund into the WWE Hall of Fame this year.
The reports also stated that Kanellis was contacted about returning to the company for a proposed “Past Divas vs Present Divas” match at WrestleMania 29, but it doesn’t appear that match is happening anymore.
Maria tweeted the following in regards...
Credit – PWInsider
Former WWE Diva Maria Kanellis is currently scheduled to induct Bob Backlund into the WWE Hall of Fame this year.
- TheSportsCourier.com recently spoke with Bob Backlund about his 2013 WWE Hall of Fame induction, CM Punk and more:
- Backlund also spoke with VOCNation.com. Here are a few highlights:
Returning to the ring: “I’m in better shape now than I’ve been in a long time (because of the Step Test); the WWE said that they would not welcome me into the ring – I said to them that if...