• Old School Wrestling Veteran Celebrates His Birthday
Old School Wrestling Veteran Colonel DeBeers (Real name: Edward Wiskoski) celebrates his 73rd birthday today.
DeBeers is best known for his time in Verne Gagne’s AWA promotion, where he wrestled from 1985 till the company closed its doors in early 1991.
• More WWF Names Announced For Raw 25
A new promo for Raw 25 aired on this week’s SmackDown Live and the following names were added to Raw 25: Ted DiBiase Sr., Sgt. Slaughter, The Godfather, Brother Love, Teddy Long, The Boogetman & John Laurinaitis.
Below is the updated list of names returning for Raw 25:
– The Undertaker
– Jim Ross
– Jerry “The King” Lawler
– The Dudley Boyz
– Ric Flair
– Scott Hall
– Kevin Nash
– Bella Twins
– New Age Outlaws
– “Stone Cold” Steve Austin
– Ted DiBiase Sr.
– The Godfather
– Brother Love
– Teddy Long
– The Boogeyman
– John Laurinaitis
– Sgt. Slaughter
You can watch the new promo for Raw 25 below:
• Triple H & Stephanie McMahon On If They’ll Release Rich Swann
During a recent appearance at the Television Critics Association Winter Tour event in California, Triple H & Stephanie McMahon commented on former WWE Cruiserweight Champion Rich Swann’s WWE status.
Below is what they said:
HHH: “We are just waiting on legal. We have a zero tolerance policy on that, as you’ve seen, so he’s suspended until it is determined legally one way or the other.”
Steph: “And if he’s convicted, he will be released.”