Chicago Comic Con Tag

Kevin Nash
Speaking to Steven Muehlhausen of The Fight Club Chicago at last week’s Chicago Comic Con, Kevin Nash addressed his controversial Grantland.com remarks stating that the professional wrestling industry died at WrestleMania XX when the pay-per-view event concluded with “Vanilla Midgets” Chris Benoit and Eddie Guerrero—small-statured, gifted technical wrestlers that lacked big in-ring personalities but were beloved by fans—reigning atop as world champions. “(People getting mad) at something I said ten years ago, yeah okay. It’s great that it’s still relevant ten years later. I guess I’m not allowed to haveRead More
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- WWE.com just posted the following update on Shawn Michaels and SummerSlam: “WWE.com has confirmed that Shawn Michaels suffered a broken following Brock Lesnar’s brutal assault on Raw and will not be at this Sunday’s SummerSlam. Watch the exclusive post-Raw footage capturing the WWE Hall of Famer’s departure from Dallas’ American Airlines Center on Monday night, as well as Triple H’s reaction.” This is a storyline angle but remains to be seen if Shawn Michaels will actually appear at the pay-per-view event on Sunday. – Kurt Angle has apologized forRead More
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- John Cena was interviewed by Steven Muehlhausen of The Fight Club Chicago pro wrestling/MMA radio show at the Chicago Comic-Con last week. Cena was asked about the Rock’s return at The Royal Rumble to face whomever the WWE Champion is. “I think about Wrestlemania every single day, whether is for the WWE Championship or not,” Cena admitted. “I would like another shot to face The Rock.” – Former WWE Diva Ashley Massaro will host the debut of Pro Wrestling Syndicate’s all women’s wrestling promotion B.L.O.W. Wrestling on Thursday, OctoberRead More
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Mike Buda of SportstownChicago.com interviewed WWE Champion CM Punk while he was at the Chicago Comic-Con this past weekend. Punk talks about The Rock getting a WWE Title shot, changes in WWE and lots more. “I think it’s fantastic since he’s getting a title shot against me if I last that long,” Punk said about The Rock. “It’s nice to be vocally against somebody who’s just being handed things and then being the roadblock. Obviously, I was very vocal about Dwayne just marching in and getting to cherry-pick what daysRead More
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During a Q&A session with fans on Saturday at the Chicago Comic Con in Rosemont, Illinois, WWE Champion CM Punk implied that TNA Wrestling is a minor league wrestling company. When asked who he would work with if it could be any single wrestler, Punk replied “Samoa Joe.” He was then asked which independent wrestler he would like to see in WWE. Punk again replied, “Samoa Joe.” When the fan noted that Samoa Joe works for TNA Wrestling, Punk remarked, “I know. You said indy, didn’t you?” Kurt Angle, whoRead More

Posted On May 20, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Chris Jericho Finishing Up With WWE, John Morrison, Maryse, Raw

- PWInsider reports that Chris Jericho is indeed finishing up with WWE soon so he can go on tour with his band Fozzy. They report that Jericho has stayed for longer than originally planned and this week could be it for him. – WWE Champion CM Punk, Booker T, John Morrison and Maryse are among the wrestling stars scheduled for the Chicago Comic Con from August 9th through August 12th. – Matches advertised for the July 21st WWE RAW live event in North Little Rock, Arkansas include CM Punk vs.Read More

Posted On April 6, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Potential Sheamus Feuds, New Extreme Reunion Match, CM Punk

- Jerry Lynn vs. Justin Credible has added to the Extreme Reunion event on April 28th in Philadelphia.   – As noted before, WWE Champion CM Punk will be appearing at the Chicago Comic Con on August 11th. Punk was announced today as one of the event’s headliners.   – WWE has a new article up looking at who could challenge Sheamus for the World Heavyweight Title next. They list Alberto Del Rio, Big Show, Daniel Bryan and members of Team Laurinaitis. They also wrote the following about Brock LesnarRead More

Posted On February 26, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

The Rock Wrestling At ‘Mania 29, Cena Appears On SPEED TV

– John Cena was interviewed by SPEED TV and talked about waving the green flag at today’s Daytona 500, the race field and facing Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson at WrestleMania XXVIII. — Former WWE Superstar John Morrison has been announced to appear at the Chicago Comic Con taking place August 9-12, 2012 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Chicago, Illinois. WWE Champion CM Punk and former WWE Diva Maryse will also be appearing at the event. — During WWE’s press conference to announce that WrestleMania XXIX would beRead More