The City of Tampa is pitching the WWE to bring WrestleMania to Raymond James Stadium in 5 years, according to the Tampa Bay Times. The Tampa Bay Sports Commission submitted a bid today. The stadium will already play host to the Super Bowl in 2021. WrestleMania was held in Orlando last year.
Last night at WWE’s Royal Rumble, things got a little awkward. Wrestling is supposed to be choreographed theater but things got a little real. Or at least they seemed to. Brock Lesnar thinks he's in the Octagon... #RoyalRumble pic.twitter.com/ekUj8LoDez — Sun Sport (@SunSport) January 29, 2018 It happened during a championship match with former UFC…
I'm so sad to read the news today that pro wrestling legend Bobby "The Brain" Heenan has died. No one had a quicker wit. His one liners still make me laugh 30 years later. Bobby passed this morning, according to Dave Meltzer of The Wrestling Observer.
He was loud. He was in your face. He was the man in the 80s in pro wrestling. Now, the reps for Nature Boy Ric Flair are asking for prayers. TMZ reports at first the hospital visit was for routine care, but by Sunday night, this tweet changed the tone of everything.