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Government's attempts to take down Vince McMahon & the WWF in the midst of a national steroids scandal in the 90s But while the government thought they had a superstar witness that would cement their case, McMahon wasn't quite ready to roll over and plead out In fact, just to give you some perspective on[...]
MLW And WWE Have Had Talks About A Talent Sharing Partnership
 So it should come as no surprise when we hear that former WWE writer Court Bauer (who worked for Vince McMahon's company from 1999 to 2008) and the promotion he founded, MLW, have had discussions with WWE about a possible partnership. It has been confirmed that MLW has had discussions with WWE about a potential partnership[...]
Dream Match! Shane McMahon Vs An Old Macho Man Randy Savage Poster
 Savage was infamously blacklisted in WWE for over 20 years from 1994 when he bucked Vince McMahon's offer at just being a commentator and headed down to Atlanta to continue being a wrestler for rival promotion WCW  WWE finally made amends with Savage, but we only saw evidence of this after the legend passed away suddenly[...]
The WWE Draft Is Set To Include Many NXT Names Being Called Up
The person who told me that also said, 'This can also change completely tomorrow', but they're under the impression there will many people from NXT, and the NXT guys are supposed to be a significant part of it." So it seems as of right now, management has big plans for some NXT talent in this coming[...]
Is NXT's Von Wagner WWE's Next Big Thing? WWE Management Thinks So
 While fans would be quick (and correct) to assume that WWE management has eyes on heavily featured breakouts like The Creed Brothers and Bron Breakker, it's reportedly another young recently debuted big man, Von Wagner, that management is really high on and has been for some time. NXT 2.0 star Von Wagner apparently has WWE management seeing him as[...]
NXT 2.0- Is The Revamp Going To Have More "Attitude" Going Forward?
 But most of all, it felt very familiar to the scene in the then WWF about 20 years ago and according to reports, that might have been the idea. The chaotic brawl that opened this week's NXT might be a sign of things to come, courtesy of WWE. According to a report from Fightful Select, WWE Chairman Vince[...]
NXT 2.0 Recap- A New Era Begins With A New NXT Champion Crowned
 And now it's time to dive into the new era of the NXT brand, dubbed NXT 2.0, a more WWE-polished product overseen by WWE Chairman Vince McMahon, Bruce Prichard, and Kevin Dunn  So what's in store for us now?  Only one way to find out  Let's get at it! The official logo for NXT 2.0, courtesy of WWE. We open with[...]
NXT Preview For 9/14- A New Champion And A Wedding Begins "NXT 2.0"
Johnny Gargano and Candice LeRae had been vocal about their reservations for the romance, but The Way was finally won over. Will chaos follow the happy couple down the aisle? Will we hear Lumis say the words "I do"? Don't miss the NXT wedding of the century this Tuesday at 8/7 C on USA Network! Aside from the[...]
NXT GM William Regal Announces A New Champion Will Be Crowned Tuesday
 With a new logo, a new color scheme, and a new set design, there will be plenty to digest visually, but behind the scenes, things are changing as well, as WWE Chairman Vince McMahon and his right-hand man Bruce Prichard are taking over the show going forward and implementing a new vision. And if that all wasn't[...]
WWE Gets Even More Cheap As They've Now Cut Backstage Catering
 A well-fed crew is a happy crew is the rule everyone follows, so I can't imagine morale will be anything but in the toilet with this new development. And speaking of toilets… We've all heard horror stories of wrestlers that ate something they shouldn't have before a match and when their stomach paid for it mid-match, unfortunately,[...]
WWE Chairman Vince McMahon loves money.
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Ric Flair Was Upset That WWE Didn't Let Him Wrestle In 2019
 As the match progresses, it becomes clear that Randy is suffering another heart attack, but he forges ahead, climbing the top rope to hit his finisher, and it's alluded to that he dies in the ring. The character is said to have been based on a variety of real-life pro wrestlers, but the one many fans[...]