Hart & Lawler In Niagara, WWE Stock Hits 9 Year Low, NXT, More
– WWE Hall of Famers Bret Hart and Jerry “The King” Lawler are scheduled to appear in Niagara Falls for autograph signings.
On Saturday, May 5, Free Comic Book Day, from 12-4 pm, Jerry “The King” Lawler will be signing autographs and taking pictures at Pulp Comics, 4413 Queen St, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada (905) 353-0666. Lithographs of his art will also be signed and for sale.
Saturday, June 9, Bret “the Hitman” Hart will be appearing for Neo Wrestling Federation (NWF) at the Gale Centre, 4171 Fourth Ave, Niagara Falls, ON, Canada. Vip open is 5:30, doors at 6:30. 7:30 bell time. Tickets are available by calling the Neo hotline at (905) 321-3899 or (289) 668-3250 or www.neowrestlingfederation.com.
— On Wednesday, WWE’s stock price set a new 52-week low and closed at it’s lowest mark since April 2003. The stock closed at $7.96 per share after setting a 52-week low of $7.95 per share. It is also the first time the stock price has closed under $8.00 per share since April 2003.
— NXT authority figure William Regal fired both Curt Hawkins and Tyler Reks on this week’s NXT episode (watch here) after pitting the perennial troublemakers against each other in a match in which their jobs was at stake.
Hawkins addressed his termination on Twitter, writing, “Future Endeavored. Anybody hiring a ridiculously good looking pro wrestler with exceptional hair? Damn you #NXT.”
This week’s episode of NXT also features Johnny Curtis vs. Percy Watson and Kaitlyn vs. Maxine.
— Beth Phoenix and Chris Jericho are scheduled to appear on French television show The Grand Journal this Friday to promote the evening’s Raw live event in Paris, France.