Thursday, May 13, 2021

Tag: concussions

Alexa Bliss took to Twitter on Sunday morning in what appears to be a direct response to recent reports among the wrestling media this past weekend. Dave Meltzer reportedly made a statement on a recent episode of Wrestling Observer Radio...
TMZ Sports is featuring an interview (above) with WWE Hall of Famer Jeff Jarrett where he talks about wrestlers knowing what they "signed up for" when it comes to injuries. The interview was conducted after a follow up article by...
Wrestleview.com’s Mike Tedesco spoke with former WWE star Simon Gotch (aka Simon Grimm) live at Starrcast in Chicago during ALL IN weekend recently. Here are a few highlights from the interview. Why WWE star Chad Gable is "freak strong": "I've been waist-locked by him and...
While initial details were not available immediately, PWInsider is reporting that WWE has won a major concussion-related lawsuit brought against the company by former talent. The 39-page ruling was issued by Judge Vanessa L. Bryant of the United States District Court...
New era begins tonight on WWE NXT on WWE Network WWE NXT airs tonight at 8:00 PM ET on the WWE Network. NXT is touting a "new era" of the show beginning with tonight's episode. Featured tonight is new NXT...
Newsweek.com is featuring a lengthy article on Daniel Bryan and the news that broke this week that Bryan had been medically cleared to make a return to the ring for WWE for the first time in over two years. The...
TheWrap.com is featuring comments from Triple H addressing Daniel Bryan and a potential return to the ring with WWE in the near future. Triple H was asked if any kind of an exception could be made within WWE's strict wellness...
Hot 97's Ebro Darden and Peter Rosenberg spoke with Daniel Bryan earlier this week to plug the Smackdown Live taping in Newark, New Jersey to discuss his current position with the company and why he wants to wrestle again. Bryan...
During an interview on the "From the Top Rope" podcast on PodcastOne, Brie Bella stated that she felt her husband Daniel Bryan will find a way to return to the ring even if WWE doctors don't officially give him...
WWE has posted a clip from this week's episode of NXT on WWE Network where former NXT star and now WWE commentator Corey Graves looks back at his career with NXT, being forced to retire due to concussions and...
Preview for Total Nonstop Deletion next week on Pop TV TNA has released the following preview for next week's "Total Nonstop Deletion" edition of Impact Wrestling on Pop TV from the Hardy compound. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6dT8kbbdllA Jeff Hardy on the risks of concussions in...
The Boston Globe is featuring an article noting that former WWE star Ashley Massaro has joined a lawsuit against the WWE (made on November 9) joining 52 other former talents alleging that the company concealed the dangers of repetitive...
Michael Rothstein of ESPN is featuring an interview with WWE Hall of Famer Kevin Nash where he reveals he plans to donate both his brain and spinal cord for CTE research following his death to the CTE Center at...
Alfred Konuwa passed this along. Christopher Daniels sat down with the PodNasty Wrestling Podcast to discuss re-signing with ROH, the company's 14th anniversary show Friday in Las Vegas and much more. Please see a link and highlights below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DPvWhZcHI6M&feature=youtu.be...
During an appearance on "Opie Radio with Jim Norton" this week on SiriusXM satellite radio, WWE Hall of Famer "Stone Cold" Steve Austin talked about being cheap during his days on the road, if he has any concern regarding...