WWE Hall of Famer William James Myers better known as George “The Animal” Steele has passed away at the age of 79. Steele’s trademark green tongue, hairy wrestling bod, and unexpected heel antics made him a crowd favorite. Steele had been in and out of hospice for the past year. Prior to his days in the ring, Steele received his Master’s Degree from Central Michigan University and became a high school teacher and wrestling coach. Steele’s first performance in WWE started in 1967 and he continued for over 20 years to captivate the audience working under such managers as The Grand Wizard, Freddie Blassie, Capt. Lou Albano and Mr. Fuji. We [...]
It’s that time of week again folks! It’s time to unpack the hottest stories from the week in professional wrestling! There are tons of WWE happenings this week, so without further delay, let’s get into it!Is Hulk Hogan Returning To The Fold?
According to Dave Meltzer, the Hulkster could be returning to WWE much “sooner than later.” If this rumor turns out to be true, it’ll mark the fastest turnaround in history from the time someone gets exiled from the company to the point they return. WWE essentially wiped Hogan off the books following the leak of a highly controversial sex tape featuring the Hall Of Famer. Hogan subsequently [...]
Tonight is the night! We’re officially on the Road To Wrestlemania, and Smackdown gets the first at bat. Elimination Chamber will serve as the launching pad for Smackdown’s Wrestlemania plans, and I’m sure we’ll get a swerve or two during the PPV. The WWE, Women’s, and Tag Titles are all up for grabs tonight, as well as a few singles matches thrown in for garnish. Let’s check out the card, and see who I think will be walking out victorious.Kickoff Show: Curt Hawkins v Mojo Rawley
The battle of Zack Ryder’s tag partners is set to commence tonight. This match is one of two highly irrelevant matches on the card tonight and for that [...]
What’s up everybody! It’s that time of week again, where I drop the hottest stories and news from the world of professional wrestling. There’s a ton to cover, so let’s get right into it!
We’ll start within the world of WWE, where the road to Wrestlemania just got a little clearer. Monday’s edition of RAW did quite a bit to forward the story lines from the flagship show. For starters, we got to see Goldberg not only accept Brock Lesnar’s challenge, but also weasel his way into a Universal Title match at Fastlane. The way it was done, with Jericho essentially offering up his best friend to Goldberg, serves the purpose of setting up the [...]