Several Top WWE Superstar Contracts Coming Up Soon

WWE Champion AJ Styles, U.S. Champion Shinsuke Nakamura, Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson are all set to have their contracts expire in early 2019, according to Dave Meltzer on Wrestling Observer Radio. Meltzer noted that they all had signed three-year deals with WWE in 2016, and Styles and Nakamura’s deals expire in January. Meltzer noted that New Japan Pro Wrestling has… Read More Several Top WWE Superstar Contracts Coming Up Soon

Shinsuke Nakamura Says Dog Bite Will Keep Him Out Of Action For Two More Weeks

Shinsuke Nakamura will likely be out of action for a few more weeks due to the bite he suffered from a police dog last week. In an interview with Nikkan Sports, the two-time NXT champion said he’ll continue to be evaluated but likely sidelined through the middle of July. As we previously reported, the dog that bit Shinsuke is… Read More Shinsuke Nakamura Says Dog Bite Will Keep Him Out Of Action For Two More Weeks

Police Issue Statement On Shinsuke Nakamura Dog Bite Accident At WWE Event, Nakamura Status Update

As noted, Shinsuke Nakamura was pulled from the ring on Monday and Tuesday after being bitten by a police dog during a routine pre-show security check at Monday’s WWE live event in Bakersfield, California. There is no timetable for Nakamura’s return and his status for the weekend shows in Japan is still up in the air, according to F4Wonline.com. Bakersfield… Read More Police Issue Statement On Shinsuke Nakamura Dog Bite Accident At WWE Event, Nakamura Status Update

Shinsuke Nakamura Out Of Action Due To Bite From Police Dog

As noted, WWE announced today that Shinsuke Nakamura is currently injured and not cleared to compete. They noted that he was injured on Monday night. Nakamura worked Sunday’s WWE live event in Fresno, California but did not wrestle at Monday’s show in Bakersfield. Nakamura was pulled from the ring after being bitten by a police dog before Monday’s live… Read More Shinsuke Nakamura Out Of Action Due To Bite From Police Dog

Vince McMahon Reportedly Furious With Shinsuke Nakamura For Dropping John Cena On His Head

Justin Barrasso of Sports Illustrated’s Extra Mustard reports today that Vince McMahon was furious with Shinsuke Nakamura for dropping John Cena on his head and neck when he hit him with the Reverse Exploder near the end of their main event match on SmackDown LIVE last week. Luckily for Cena, he did not suffer a serious injury. SmackDown LIVE General Manager Daniel Bryan announced on last night’s show… Read More Vince McMahon Reportedly Furious With Shinsuke Nakamura For Dropping John Cena On His Head

Steve Austin Frustrated With How WWE Is Booking Shinsuke Nakamura, Has Advice For Braun Strowman

Recently on The Steve Austin Show, pro wrestling great Steve Austin chatted with his long time friend and colleague, Jim Ross. Among other things, the pair discussed potential WrestleMania matches and SmackDown Live’s Shinsuke Nakamura’s ongoing slump. During the podcast, Austin and Ross shared their thoughts on RAW’s Samoa Joe. Austin called Joe “one of the… Read More Steve Austin Frustrated With How WWE Is Booking Shinsuke Nakamura, Has Advice For Braun Strowman

Shinsuke Nakamura Arrives On SmackDown Live (Video & Photos)

The wait is finally over … because former NXT Champion Shinsuke Nakamura made his main roster debut on SmackDown Live — and the crowd LOST IT’S COLLECTIVE MIND! The King of Strong Style first appeared following a Miz and Maryse promo after a violinist appeared on the entrance ramp and began playing a familiar tune. The popular wrestler then… Read More Shinsuke Nakamura Arrives On SmackDown Live (Video & Photos)

Jim Cornette Skeptical On How Shinsuke Nakamura Will Fare On WWE Main Roster

Source: The Ross Report via WrestlingINC Recently on The Ross Report, WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross welcomed professional wrestling veteran Jim Cornette to the podcast. Among other things, Cornette claimed that Shinsuke Nakamura will be only as big of a star in WWE as Vince McMahon will allow him to be. According to Cornette, Nakamura will be… Read More Jim Cornette Skeptical On How Shinsuke Nakamura Will Fare On WWE Main Roster