BoD Daily Update: June 16th, 2016

WWE.com Smackdown Preview

http://www.wwe.com/shows/smackdown/2016-06-16

 

SummerSlam Update

As of now, the Barclays Center is listing the starting time of the show at 6pm, instead of the usual 7pm start, meaning its likely they are doing a four hour-long show for the PPV.

Credit Dave Meltzer, Wrestling Observer Newsletter

 

WWE Bringing Back Old WCW Show?

The WWE has recently filed a trademark for the term “Clash of the Champions” for a television show.

Credit Dave Meltzer, Wrestling Observer Newsletter

 

Will Ospreay Update

Its been reported that the WWE really wanted Ospreay for the Cruiserweight Classic, despite the fact he signed a two-year deal with New Japan Pro Wrestling. Its even been said that the WWE attempted to get him to work the show regardless of his contract, perhaps even trying to work through New Japan.

Credit Dave Meltzer, Wrestling Observer Newsletter

BoD Daily Update: June 15th, 2016

WWE.com NXT Preview

http://www.wwe.com/shows/wwenxt/2016-06-15

 

TNA Re-Signs Champion

The company has announced that Bobby Lashley has re-signed with the company.

https://twitter.com/IMPACTWRESTLING/status/742845948578127872

 

Newest Member of TNA Hall of Fame Announced

Gail Kim was announced as the newest member of the TNA Hall of Fame. She will be inducted in October during Bound for Glory weekend.

http://www.prowrestlingsheet.com/tna-hall-of-fame-first-female-inductee/

 

 

BoD Daily Update: June 14th, 2016

Enzo Amore Update

Its been reported that Vince McMahon is also high on Amore, as well as his partner Big Cass. While feeling that Cass is still the bigger star of the two, Vince realizes that Amore played the bigger part in getting them over.

http://wrestlechat.net/report-vince-mcmahon-very-happy-with-enzo-amores-recent-return/

 

TNA Financial Update

TNA CFO and COO Dean Broadhead posted on his personal Facebook page this weekend how he had to secure “interim financing” with just twelve hours to spare to be able to run the Slammiversary PPV and presumably tonight’s Impact episode.

http://wrestlinginc.com/wi/news/2016/0614/612645/major-tna-financial-issues-continue-during-slammiversary-weekend/

 

Kayfabe Commentaries Releases 1986 WCW Timeline as told by the Rock & Roll Express

Click on the link below to view the trailer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w4HHyATjjt0

BoD Daily Update: June 13th, 2016

WWE.com RAW Preview

http://www.wwe.com/shows/raw/2016-06-13

Alberto Del Rio Update

The reason Del Rio scored a clean win on Sami Zayn this past Monday on RAW was due to the fact that Vince McMahon wants to keep him looking strong heading into the brand extension.

http://wrestlechat.net/paul-ellering-talks-about-surprise-debut-at-nxt-takeover-reason-for-del-rio-looking-strong-lately/

Billy Corgan to Become New TNA Minority Owner?

Corgan is being reported by some to have purchased a minority stake in the company. Others have reported while the deal is not yet official, it is moving in that direction.

http://wrestlechat.net/report-billy-corgan-set-to-become-tnas-new-minority-owner/

Criss-Cross Podcast

Also, head on over to Place to be Nation for the debut of the Criss-Cross Podcast, where three people (myself included) debate over various topics.

WWF Los Angeles Sports Arena – August 13th, 1988

August 13, 1988

This is the WWE 24/7 On Demand version, which omits the Ron Bass vs. DJ Peterson match. I’m sure that was a barn burner.

From the Los Angeles Sports Arena in Los Angeles, CA

Your hosts are Superstar Billy Graham & Gorilla Monsoon

Tonight, Randy Savage will face off against Andre the Giant with the WWF World Heavyweight Title on the line.

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