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Who Will Shawn Michaels Pick For the NXT Iron Survivor Challenges?
If there's one person in WWE who is uniquely qualified to introduce a brand new match type, it's WWE Hall of Famer "The Heartbreak Kid" Shawn Michaels  The icon himself performed in the televised debuts for a number of matches in WWE history, including the Ladder Match, the Elimination Chamber, and the Hell In A Cell[...]
HBK Is Bringing In A Couple Of Hall of Famers On Tomorrow's NXT
 But now, with a few new announcements by WWE, it appears we will find out the answers this week with the help of some Hall of Famers. "The Heartbreak Kid" Shawn Michaels will be joined by some fellow Hall of Famers when he reveals the entrants in the Iron Survivor Challenge at NXT Deadline, courtesy of[...]
The Undertaker Was Supposed To Have An On-Screen Son In 2008
While he is an iconic loner character with few human traits, recently-inducted WWE Hall of Famer The Undertaker has strangely enough over time become a character closely associated with a fictional family  Since 1997, when his longtime manager Paul Bearer introduced us to The Undertaker's younger brother, fellow WWE Hall of Famer Kane, and revealed that The[...]
The Undertaker Will Reportedly Host A Talk Show On Peacock Soon
Fresh off of his well-earned retirement from the ring and his equally well-earned induction into the WWE Hall of Fame last week, WWE legend The Undertaker reportedly has one of his next ventures with the company already lined up and admittedly, it's not the most original idea in the world. The Undertaker on Peacock's Broken Skull Sessions[...]
WWE Reveals New Statue Of The Undertaker Ahead Of WrestleMania
 The use of these statues is anyone's guess, as there is no physical WWE Hall of Fame or museum to display them properly, but the gesture is a nice one and now the company has bestowed it on arguably their greatest character of all time, The Undertaker, ahead of his Hall of Fame induction tonight. The[...]
The Steiner Brothers to Be Inducted to 2022 WWE Hall of Fame
While Rick sporadically wrestled, Scott resumed his solo career (including a largely forgettable WWE return in 2002) before bouncing around between independent promotions and TNA/IMPACT. BREAKING: As first announced by @DavidShoemaker on The @ringer, The Steiner Brothers will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame's Class of 2022! #WWEHOF https://t.co/DL5I8nSobe pic.twitter.com/xP3Xr01sZ1 — WWE (@WWE) March 28,[...]
The Late Shad Gaspard Is This Year's WWE Warrior Award Recipient
 And now, two years after giving his own life to save his young son, WWE will honor Gaspard at this year's WWE Hall of Fame ceremony with the 2022 Warrior Award. Former WWE superstar Shad Gaspard, who passed away in 2020, is this year's Warrior Award recipient, courtesy of WWE. On May 17, 2020, Shad Gaspard was[...]
Two-Time WWE Hall of Famer Scott Hall Has Passed Away At Age 63
Hall was only 63 years old. Image: Screencap Here's a look at the tweet from the WWE confirming the news: WWE is saddened to learn that two-time WWE Hall of Famer Scott Hall has passed away. WWE extends its condolences to Hall's family, friends and fans pic.twitter.com/jgqL3WizOS — WWE (@WWE) March 15, 2022 Scott Hall broke into the wrestling industry in[...]
WWE Hall of Famer Scott Hall Is On Life Support After Heart Attack
Some very concerning news has broken this morning as we are learning that WWE Hall of Famer Scott Hall is currently on life support in critical condition in a Georgia hospital after suffering three heart attacks last night  Hall was in the hospital when the heart attacks occurred, as he was recovering from surgery to replace[...]
Jim Ross Says Stone Cold Isn't Enthusiastic About WrestleMania
The speculation about WWE Hall of Famer "Stone Cold" Steve Austin having a return match at next month's WrestleMania has run the gamut from "maybe?" to "definitely!" to ultimately what we got this week, which was a confirmation that Austin would be live on the show, but as a part of a KO Show segment with Kevin Owens[...]
Vader To Be Added To WWE Hall Of Fame 4 Years After His Death
 The company announced this morning that Vader will be the next star inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame, joining The Undertaker in a class that so far appears to be favoring leviathans  While the induction is certainly well-earned, it isn't exactly timely, as Vader (real name Leon White) sadly passed away nearly four years ago on June[...]
Vince McMahon To Induct The Undertaker Into The WWE Hall Of Fame
 The increasingly more reclusive McMahon promised McAfee he would be making a big WWE-related announcement on the show today and he didn't wait too long as, within minutes of sitting down, he announced that he would personally be inducting one of the greatest WWE legends in history, The Undertaker, into the WWE Hall of Fame[...]
The Undertaker Will Be Inducted Into The WWE Hall Of Fame This Year
It's WrestleMania season and that means it's also time to find out who will be heading to immortality in the WWE Hall of Fame  We're learning this morning that this year's class will be headlined by a no-brainer entry, as one of the all-time greats and arguably WWE's greatest character of all time, The Undertaker will be[...]
Goldberg Says He's Hurt But Ready & Waiting For His Next WWE Match
 Why, you might ask?  Because he has one more match left on his current WWE deal and he's waiting for a call from WWE Chairman Vince McMahon to find out when that will go down. WWE Hall of Famer Goldberg, seen here on the October 4, 2021 episode of Raw, says he has a shoulder injury that[...]
Who Jim Ross Says Is The Most Valuable Female Wrestler He Hired
WWE Hall of Famer and AEW lead commentator Jim Ross is a legendary and highly respected figure in the wrestling industry for many reasons, but it was his tenure as Head of Talent Relations for the then WWF in the 1990s that solidified his legacy as maybe being the greatest talent scout the industry has ever[...]
Bret Hart Would Wrestle Donald Trump With Vince McMahon As The Ref
It's been a big week for "The Excellence of Execution", as WWE Hall of Famer and wrestling icon Bret Hart is being inducted into the Canada Walk of Fame today and leading up to it, he has done many media appearances to celebrate what is surely a big personal honor for the proud native Canadian[...]
Undertaker Says Brock Lesnar Wasn't Right Man To End The Streak
 It's easy to imagine he will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame this coming Wrestlemania weekend, seeing as the event will be in his home state of Texas and WWE tends to do things like that  But while the attention that night will be about all of the great moments of his career, fans will[...]
Ted DiBiase Ordered To Repay Inappropriately Used Welfare Funds
According to the state of Mississippi, WWE Hall of Famer "The Million Dollar Man" Ted DiBiase owes them $722,299  Shad White, the Mississippi State Auditor, has announced that his office has concluded its audit into the recipients of TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) money in 2020 and found that $77 million was misspent in illegal means[...]
D-Von Dudley Details His Uneasy Path To Becoming A WWE Producer
While WWE Hall of Famer D-Von Dudley is no longer an active wrestler or even still in a partnership with his Dudley Boyz tag team partner of 20 years, Bubba Ray, he is still very much involved in the wrestling industry, specifically as a Producer for WWE  While that has become a very popular post-in ring competitor[...]
Bret Hart To Be Honored With A Placement On Canada's Walk Of Fame
Two-time WWE Hall of Famer Bret "Hitman" Hart has accumulated just about as many career honors and accomplishments as anyone to have ever laced up a pair of wrestling boots  Aside from his numerous championships and being on most people's shortlists as "the greatest of all-time", he has also been inducted into the American Amateur National Wrestling Hall[...]
Booker T Has Joined Mick Foley In His Worries About The Current WWE
WWE Hall of Famer Mick Foley drew quite a bit of attention on Tuesday when he spoke out on his official Facebook, telling WWE how he thinks they have a problem  Foley was indeed critical of the company and how he believes they're no longer the top destination for young wrestlers, but it was all in[...]
Wrestling Legend Mick Foley Calls Out WWE's Bad Creative on Facebook
WWE Hall of Famer Mick Foley is never shy about sharing his opinions on the current product on his social media accounts  Foley is always honest and straightforward, which fans have always loved and appreciated about "The Hardcore Legend"  And being such, Foley took to his official Facebook this morning to record a video where he[...]
"It's me, Austin! It was me all along!" - Screencap of WWE Monday Night Raw from back when it was good
 One thing WWE fans have been adamant about wanting for a long time now is an actual physical building to house the WWE Hall of Fame, which has always been discussed but never realized beyond their annual celebration of who isn't on Vince's shit-list that year  So why exactly hasn't such a simple demand which[...]
Ozzy Osbourne To Enter WWE Hall of Fame At The Last Minute
In some surprising news, apparently Rock & Roll/reality tv legend Ozzy Osbourne was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame last week  According to Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer, Osbourne was an unannounced addition to the line-up at the annual event that was taped Tuesday and Wednesday of last week[...]
William Shatner Is Free on April 6, So He's Going In The WWE HoF
The often mentioned but never physically present WWE Hall of Fame is quite the mysterious entity  While it's a nice idea that wrestlers from WWE and all the companies they have absorbed have a way to be honored in a classy black-tie event, its inductees are filed into one of two categories: they're on the[...]
Rob Van Dam Is Now Mr. Hall Of Fame As He Gets WWE's Highest Honor
It has been rumored online for the past couple of weeks, but this morning we finally got confirmation from the man himself that Rob Van Dam will be the next inductee in this year's WWE Hall of Fame class  In a story first reported by Ryan Satin on Fox Sports and then confirmed by WWE on their own[...]
We Promise This Isn't A Joke: The Great Khali Will Enter The WWE HoF
In a bit of news that I'm as shocked as you are did NOT come from Kayfabe News, The Great Khali is set to enter the WWE Hall of Fame at this year's ceremony  Yes, the imaginary hallowed halls of pro-wrestling history that is home to names such as Bruno Sammartino, Ric Flair, Bret Hart, Shawn Michaels, and Stone Cold Steve[...]
Howard Finkel’s greatest announcements
What is your fondest memory of Howard Finkel? Saddened to learn of the passing of my friend and WWE's first employee, WWE Hall of Famer Howard Finkel The grandest moments in sports-entertainment history were made all the grander thanks to Howard's iconic voice pic.twitter.com/aAMY2XaHsm — Vince McMahon (@VinceMcMahon) April 16, 2020 In what has already been a tough[...]