-As we reported earlier, there has been tremendous media backlash regarding Lana’s promo prior to Rusev’s match against Jack Swagger last night at Battleground. It appeared as if Lana had made reference to the recent Malaysian flight being shot down in East Ukraine.
WWE issued the following statement on Lana’s promo at WWE Battleground:
“Last night’s segment during WWE’s...
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– WWE.com noted in their Battleground coverage that RVD did not compete at the PPV due to an injury. They gave no other details on the situation.
– According to sources, The Road Dogg missed last week’s WWE TV tapings because he was on vacation. There had been speculation that he had been released as part of the ongoing WWE budget cuts.
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- The Ultimate Warrior’s Twitter posted the following warning from Team Warrior in regards to fake merchandise going around:
“Warriors, we have received various emails from fans about Ultimate Warrior social media pages and auctions popping up offering autographs claiming to be the “only official source for...
- “Road Dogg” BG James is legitimately suffering from a back injury. There was more talk this past week of doing The New Age Outlaws vs. The Usos for the WWE Tag Team Titles at WrestleMania XXX.
- WWE Studios will be releasing several of their movies in combo packs this June. There will be a Triple H set (Inside Out, The Chaperone), a John Cena set (Legendary, The Reunion), a...
– After receiving a tryout at the WWE Performance Center on Monday afternoon, Pro Wrestling Noah star KENTA is backstage at tonight’s WWE NXT TV tapings at Full Sail University in Winter Park, FL.
– The Road Dogg tweeted the following regarding The New Age Outlaws vs. Goldust and Cody Rhodes steel cage match set for next Monday’s WWE RAW broadcast in Omaha, NE.
- Booker T’s “Fave 5″ returns on the new episode of The Wrestling Compadres Slamcast, which also features an appearance by former TNA Knockout Rosita.
- Cody Rhodes and Road Dogg have been trading shots on Twitter to hype the WWE Tag Team Title match at Royal Rumble on Sunday. Dogg wrote the following today:
“So @CodyRhodesWWE it would’ve been best for business if you would’ve...
– The Road Dogg tweeted on Monday that he was sick going into this week’s Old School RAW broadcast.
– WWE sent out the following TOUT video of The New Age Outlaws and CM Punk backstage after their first segment on this week’s Old School RAW broadcast:
The following are highlights from a recent Bleacher Report interview with former WWE Superstar Road Dogg Jesse James:
On his work in WWE and TNA, doors never being closed in wrestling: “That’s very true for me. I don’t think Hunter and Vince tuned in to the other show on that other channel. So I think I was good to go.
“But thank God and heaven above that no door is ever...
The Wrestling Observer reports that Brian “Road Dogg” James is now officially a WWE creative team member. James had been at meeting the last few weeks because officials wanted someone with experience in the business at meetings.
Road Dogg gave an interview to WWE Magazine talking about his rehab and more. Check out the highlilghts:
On rehab: “The company had sent me to rehab several times, but you’re only going to get clean when you’re ready to get clean. I thought that I had done so much damage here that I would never be welcomed back.”
On apologizing to those he felt he had wronged: “A year...