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Rumors! Who knew about the Rusev-Lana engagement but is still mad about it? Vince McMahon! Who thinks Cesaro is “boring” just as he was getting over organically? Vince McMahon! [Cageside Seats]
This year’s Tribute to the Troops will be taped on Tuesday, December 8, Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida. The show is for military personnel and their families at the Jacksonville Naval Air Station, Naval Station Mayport and Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base. The USA Network will broadcast the show on Wednesday, December 23, from 8-10 p.m. EST. It doesn’t sound like this year’s show will be on NBC. [WWE.com]
The Fabulous Freebirds seem to be the front-runners for a WWE Hall of Fame induction in Dallas. [Wrestling Observer, subscription required]
Lucha Underground’s second season reportedly came as a surprise to WWE, which was interested in bringing in Ricochet and Angelico. If WWE could get Ricochet (Prince Puma in LU), he’d be fast tracked to matches with Finn Balor. [Wrestling Observer, sub required]
Zeb Colter is still with WWE. [Wrestling Inc]
Hulk Hogan says everything’s cool now in the wake of his racist-slur scandal. [BBC Radio]
Roman Reigns talks Hell in a Cell.
Nia Jax debuts in NXT.
Who is the No. 1 contender for the NXT Championship?
Let’s just say Apollo Crews is a happy guy.
Alexa Bliss isn’t a hugger.
Sting, Vader and DDP eat dinner and talk.
The New Day vs. Team BAD rivalry goes real-life Mario Kart.
— Xavier Woods (@XavierWoodsPhD) October 14, 2015