Legendary Sportscaster And WrestleMania 2 Ring Announcer Chet Coppock Dies At 70

Legendary Chicago sportscaster Chet Coppock passed away on Wednesday due to injuries he suffered as a passenger in a car accident on April 11th outside of Hilton Head, S.C. He was 70 years old. Coppock was nicknamed “The Godfather of Sports Talk Radio,” and was the special guest ring announcer for the portion of WrestleMania 2 that took place… Read More Legendary Sportscaster And WrestleMania 2 Ring Announcer Chet Coppock Dies At 70

Backstage Notes On Samoa Joe Joining The WWE RAW Roster This Coming Monday (4/22)

An angle is planned for Monday’s WWE RAW that will see WWE United States Champion Samoa Joe officially join the red brand roster, according to Dave Meltzer on Wrestling Observer Radio. We noted before that Joe was at this week’s RAW, but his segment was removed from the show because he was very sick. If Joe is able to perform… Read More Backstage Notes On Samoa Joe Joining The WWE RAW Roster This Coming Monday (4/22)

Report: Luke Harper’s WWE Contract Is Up In November, Expected To Sign With AEW

According to Wrestling Observer Radio, Luke Harper’s contract is expected to be up around the November time frame, but WWE has an option of keeping his deal rolling for another six months beyond that due to verbiage in the contract giving the company the ability to extend his agreement based on the amount of time he… Read More Report: Luke Harper’s WWE Contract Is Up In November, Expected To Sign With AEW

Sheamus Reportedly Out With A Concussion, Update On Daniel Bryan’s Status After WrestleMania Loss

Sheamus is currently dealing with a concussion, according to the latest Wrestling Observer Newsletter. It’s believed to have happened during The New Day vs. Sheamus, Cesaro, and Drew McIntyre on the post-WrestleMania 35 SmackDown Live last week. He also wrestled on RAW the night before, teaming with Cesaro for a loss to Kofi and WWE Universal Champion… Read More Sheamus Reportedly Out With A Concussion, Update On Daniel Bryan’s Status After WrestleMania Loss

Shane Strickland And Garza Jr. Have Officially Signed With WWE, KUSHIDA At Performance Center

WWE has officially confirmed the signings of Shane Strickland and Garza Jr. The company made the announcement via social media and on their website. Strickland — who performed for Lucha Underground under the name Killshot and for MLW — announced last month that his time on the independent wrestling scene was coming to an end. His… Read More Shane Strickland And Garza Jr. Have Officially Signed With WWE, KUSHIDA At Performance Center

John Cena Reportedly In Talks To Join James Gunn’s “Suicide Squad” Sequel

Sources tell Variety that Cena is in talks to join Idris Elba and Margot Robbie in Warner Bros.’ follow-up to 2016’s “Suicide Squad.” Robbie is returning as Harley Quinn and Jai Courtney is back as Captain Boomerang. Variety first reported that the studio decided to have Elba play a brand-new character instead of taking on Deadshot, a character portrayed by Will Smith… Read More John Cena Reportedly In Talks To Join James Gunn’s “Suicide Squad” Sequel

WWE NXT Preview 4/17/19

NXT, streaming tonight at 8pm ET on WWE Network * All or nothing for Kairi Sane – NXT Women’s Championship: (C) Shayna Baszler vs. Kairi Sane * NXT North American Championship: (C) The Velveteen Dream vs. Buddy Murphy * New NXT Champion Johnny Gargano will be in the house