Jake Roberts Tag

Welcome to another edition of “Stro’s View” exclusively on PWMania.com. Lots to talk about so let’s get start with my predictions for the Elimination Chamber Pay Per View. Cody Rhodes & Goldust vs. Ryback & Curtis Axel (Kickoff Match): The Rhodes brothers is fresh off of an amazing tag team title run. They are looking to getting another rematch with the champions the New Aged Outlaws to once again get tag team gold. The former members of the Paul Heyman stable in Ryback and Curtis Axel are looking to alsoRead More
- With the relaunch of WWE’s official NXT website on Tuesday, FCWWrestling.info, the Divas roster page no longer lists former Tough Enough contestants Sofia Cortez and Caylee Turner—a general sign of a talent departure from developmental. Cortez announced Saturday on Twitter that she was released from her WWE developmental contract. Turner’s absence from the index could be a website error as unlike Cortez, her profile remains online. – This week on WWE Inbox, Natalya, The Miz and more WWE Superstars talk about their favorite SummerSlam moments, while Heath Slater givesRead More
Shawn Michaels was asked about CM Punk and Daniel Bryan being this generation’s version himself and Bret Hart in an interview with Aftermath on The Score. “I’m remiss at saying, ‘boy, it’s a big compliment to them!’ I hope they take it as a compliment… it’s just weird. If Bret and Shawn are something to be compared to, it’s only because we have a [Ric] Flair and [Ricky] Steamboat to be compared to. If that’s what we’re talking about, then I’m deeply complimented and honored to have that, and IRead More
Diamond Dallas Page clarified remarks he made during a recent interview concerning a possible induction into the WWE Hall of Fame. The former WCW World Heavyweight Champion noted that until Randy Savage and Jake Roberts are in the elusive Hall, he’s content waiting in line. Speaking to Raj Giri, he now says that he would “absolutely” accept an invitation to be inducted if offered. “When I was being interviewed, they kept asking me over and over and over again [if he wanted to be inducted into the WWE Hall ofRead More
- WWE Legend Jake “The Snake” Roberts is taking wrestling bookings as well as commercial work and seminars. E-mail Shannon at farmgirl@atlantic.net for more information. – Former WWE personality Mike Adamle has apparently disappeared. Adamle hasn’t been on the air for his job with NBC’s Chicago affiliate since May 14th and nobody is giving a reason why, besides he’s taking personal time off and will be back in a few weeks. For three months, Adamle disappeared a few years ago from his job with the ABC affiliate but returned laterRead More

Posted On June 11, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Videos

Bret Hart Says HBK Stole Ladder Match Idea, Going Over Warrior

Arda Ocal of theScore Television Network once again sat down with WWE Hall of Famer Bret “The Hitman” Hart. Here are some highlights: On Wrestlemania 8 with Roddy Piper and his chance with the Intercontinental Title: “When I realized I was going to wrestle Roddy Piper, my gut instinct told me that Piper was going to keep the title for a while, and I would sort of be back up to him. It didn’t work out like that, and I’m glad it didn’t because I kind of had my heartRead More

Posted On February 1, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Idea For MITB Match At Mania, WWE Not Interested In Lashley

– Wrestling legend Jake Roberts was asked on Facebook if any wrestler ever refused to work with him due to fear of snakes. He replied, “Some refused to have the snake put on them, but otherwise, not really. Roddy Piper wouldn’t come out around them at all…” — Although Bobby Lashley is interested in resuming his professional wrestling career, WWE reportedly “wants no part of him right now.” WWE officials weren’t happy about how he left the company years ago after receiving a large push, not to mention that thereRead More

Posted On December 26, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

Jake “The Snake” Roberts’ Retirement Match Announced

It was announced Friday that Jake “The Snake” Roberts’ retirement match will take place next month during Wrestlereunion weekend in Los Angeles, California: Jake “The Snake” Roberts has been actively wrestling for 35 years. This past August at a show in NY, Jake made an announcement that he was retiring from pro wrestling. The internet reports misconstrued his “retirement speech” as immediate but he continued to wrestle at several previously agreed to obligations knowing his last match was around the corner. For several months, Wrestlereunion had been trying to workRead More
– Referee Aaron “Goose” Mahoney was among those cut by WWE Friday. His release, however, was not officially announced. — Vance Archer and Tiffany took to Twitter to comment on their respective releases from World Wrestling Entertainment today. “It is what it is. I ain’t done by a long shot. Bet that,” he wrote. “ThankU to all for all the support.” Meanwhile, Tiffany added, “Thank you WWE for an amazing journey. I am saddened by the news but forever grateful for the experience. Blog to come later today. Thank youRead More

Posted On October 7, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

Cover Art For Heenan DVD, New Legends Revealed For SVR 2011

– The cover art for World Wrestling Entertainment’s upcoming DVD set on Bobby “The Brain” Heenan, WWE: Bobby “The Brain” Heenan, has been unveiled. To view the cover art, click here. The two-disc set will be released on Tuesday, December 28, 2010. — WWE is holding a SmackDown live event tonight in Monterrey, Mexico at Arena Monterrey. Rey Mysterio, Big Show and Jack Swagger are the top Superstars advertised for the event. — WWE Legends Jake “The Snake” Roberts, Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka, and Terry Funk were announced Thursday as playableRead More