More On Ric Flair Appearing At HOF, E! News Covering WrestleMania
– E! News began their four-part coverage on WrestleMania 28 last night. The coverage continues tonight with a sit-down interview with The Rock, Thursday they look at women’s wrestling and Friday they will look at WWE stars who have crossed over into pop culture. E!’s coverage includes interviews with The Miz, John Cena, Kelly Kelly, Chris Jericho and others.
– PWInsider reports that the deal between WWE and TNA for Ric Flair to attend the WWE Hall of Fame ceremony was just finalized yesterday, which is why the press release from both sides came out then.
The issue between WWE and TNA was not Flair attending but Flair, a contracted TNA talent, appearing on WWE’s WrestleMania pay-per-view, Hall of Fame highlights on WWE TV and the DVD release. No word yet on what the negotiations were but there will be no TNA representatives or officials at the Hall of Fame ceremony.