• Another Wrestler Has Reportedly Re-Signed With WWE
As we all know by now, RAW Superstar Kevin Owens has re-signed with WWE. His new deal is for 3 years, where is making $2-3 million per year.
According to the Wrestling Observer, Owens’ longtime friend Sami Zayn might have re-signed with WWE as well, as that’s the word going on backstage in the WWE locker room:
“There has also been locker room talk that Sami Zayn did [re-sign with WWE] as well, but WWE sources have not confirmed Zayn having signed to us yet.”
Zayn is currently involved in a storyline with Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns over the Universal Championship.
Reigns defeated Zayn two weeks ago to retain the Universal Championship. Lesnar has attacked Zayn two weeks in a row.
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• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (December 17, 1979) – WWF MSG House Show
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on December 17, 1979, the World Wrestling Federation held a televised house show in the world’s most famous arena, Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York.
The results can be found here:
Larry Zbyszko vs. Bulldog Brower
Choshu & Seji Sakaguchi vs. Bad News Allen & Jo Jo Andrews
Mike Graham vs. Johnny Rodz
Hulk Hogan vs. Ted Dibiase (This was Hogan’s MSG debut and DiBiase’s last match in the WWF for almost 8 years)
Texas Death Match: Bob Backlund vs. Bobby Duncum Sr. (Backlund beats Duncum to win the vacant WWF World Title)
NWA World Champion Harley Race vs. Dusty Rhodes
WWF Intercontinental Title Match: Pat Patterson vs. Dominic Denucci
WWF Jr. Heavyweight Match: Tatsumi Fujinami vs. Johnny Rivera
WWF Tag Team Title Match: Ivan Putski & Tito Santana vs. Victor Rivera & Swede Hansen