During a media conference to promote his recently released DVD, former WWE champion John Cena was asked if he watched the competition, specifically TNA. “They still have a company? Wow, I didn’t know they were still around,” Cena said.
Gregory Helms’ rehab is not going as well as originally hoped. His neck injury is recovering fine, but he has significant nerve damage that has been very slow in healing. One of his arms is still largely numb.
Stu Hart will be inducted into the Lou Thesz/George Tragos Pro Wrestling Hall of Fame in Waterloo, Iowa. Hart will be inducted by his son, WWE hall of famer Bret “The Hitman” Hart. Roddy Piper will also be inducted into the Thesz/Tragos Hall of Fame.
As you probably guessed, WWE did attempt to block Joanie Laurer’s attempt to legally change her name to Chyna, claiming they own the legal rights to the name.