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A private memorial service will be held for “Rowdy” Roddy Piper at the Comedy Store in Los Angeles. [Wrestling Observer]
WWE security treats “fans” who jump the rail so gently. We should all be able to hop the rail, hit a superstar and get a match at SummerSlam — like Stephen Amell. (Sorry, Roman Reigns.) Who needs wrestling training or Tough Enough?
— WWE (@WWE) August 11, 2015
Amell is going to team with Neville against Stardust and King Barrett at SummerSlam.
Straight outta the comic pages.
And here’s a pretty great fan-made video to hype Arrow vs. Stardust.
Get hyped for Undertaker vs. Brock Lesnar at SummerSlam. They’ll both be on Raw next week.
Daniel Bryan returns, and the Yes Man says Tough Enough is the greatest show in the history of shows.
Rusev doesn’t like cold-fish Lana but loves his flag.
Team Bella is issue-free.
Damien Sandow appreciates Damien Sandow Appreciation Day.
— Damien Sandow (@TheDamienSandow) August 10, 2015
Hulk Hogan wants to come back.
Aiming for WM32
— Hulk Hogan (@HulkHogan) August 11, 2015
Wednesday night on NXT, Bayley headlines against Becky Lynch.
NXT Takevoer: Brooklyn is sold out — and not like the crappy WCW pay-per-view.
— Triple H (@TripleH) August 10, 2015
Chris Jericho discusses working out at the Performance Center.
Sasha Banks is on this week’s Talk is Jericho.
— Chris Jericho (@IAmJericho) August 10, 2015
Hey, we want some New Day!
— WWE Universe (@WWEUniverse) August 11, 2015
Tonight's gyrations were solely to show some loose women with bad judgment what I'm working with. #RAW
— Epsilon (@WWEBigE) August 11, 2015
Superstars spoilers include a new dance partner for Fandango. [Wrestling Inc]
CJ Parker is retiring.
“Hacksaw” Jim Duggan says Brock Lesnar isn’t safe in the ring.
Punk talks “slimy politics” in WWE and taking wrestling “too seriously.” [Rolling Stone]
Ring of Honor
The Women of Honor have arrived, with Mandy Leon vs. Deonna Purrazo.
Mandy Leon and Matt Taven talk restraining orders.
Should a heel be this smart? EC3 says his aunt Dixie isn’t too smart to trust Jeff Jarrett.
Brooke remembers her first day in TNA.
Global Force Wrestling
Doc Gallows talks about the Bullet Club’s organic popularity.
The Young Bucks
Nick and Matt do not fear Rey Mysterio and Alberto El Patron.