John Cena’s father, John Cena Sr., recently spoke on the UnSKripted podcast, where he was asked what his favorite WrestleMania match was regarding his son. While Major Cena did not respond directly to the question stating that he loved almost every match on “The Show of Shows” John was in, he did mention one that particularly disappointed him: John Cena’s match at WrestleMania 34 against The Undertaker. . Credit to SportsKeeda for the following quote. John Cena recently reacted to the loss of WrestleMania fans.
“There have been so many. I can’t just pick one. Really I can not. It’s very difficult because all the games he was in, I think they were good games. The match that didn’t impress me was Undertaker’s. That was just a quickie. That was a burial. Two minutes and it’s over. “
In other John Cena news, “The Leader of the Cenation” was the topic of discussion during a recent episode of “Something to Wrestle” with Bruce Prichard. Here, the Executive Director of WWE Monday Night Raw and Friday Night Smackdown discusses who had a bigger impact on the industry: John Cena or Hulk Hogan. Prichard told Conrad Thompson the following observations. Credit to 411 Mania for the following listing.
Cena also recently revealed whether or not he watches AEW Dynamite. “I think they both owned their time. That’s a bummer because they were completely different times, and it wasn’t like Hogan ended his career, and here comes Cena. They were completely different generations, and he hadn’t even, in many ways, been exposed to Hulk Hogan when John Cena arrived. Dinner was all they had, but Hogan was the first. Man, the Hulk was a maniac, and that childish audience loved him. Cena never broke, and that audience of kids loved him. Hustle, loyalty, respect. That was his mantra. Say your prayers, take your vitamins, and train. That was from the Hulk. They were different at different times, but they owned their times. “
Vince McMahon fires two big names in WWE
WWE fired Director of Talent Relations Nicole Zeoli, who worked for the company for 11 years and took over as Director in 2018. A WWE diva leaked a “banned” photo of Vince McMahon.
John Cone has been fired as Senior Manager of the Talent Relations Department. He still has a job as a referee. PWInsider broke the news of these layoffs.
Vince McMahon praised WWE management during today’s earnings call: “Like any other form of entertainment or sport, we came out of COVID. At first, we were in survival mode, but we found a new life. Sure, we saw this as an opportunity to rethink the way we do business and open what I call a WWE treasure chest. The only way to do that is by having the best management team in WWE history.
We have that team. A team that is innovative, a team that drives revenue, and has reorganized our company in a more efficient way to take advantage of new revenue streams, new online platforms, new consumer products, new content creation, and new opportunities to expand our portfolio. of media rights worldwide. I’m always excited about our business and I don’t think I’ve ever been more excited than I am right now. “
Stephanie McMahon posts a photo of a ’embarrassing’ diva
Stephanie McMahon apologized to Mickie James, retweeting her embarrassing photo showing the garbage bag sent to her after her firing. Triple H fired an employee for the photo.
Stephanie said: “@MickieJames, I am ashamed that you or anyone else is treated this way. I apologize personally and on behalf of @WWE. The person in charge is no longer in our company ”.
WWE also fired Samoa Joe last week. Sean Waltman said on his Pro Wrestling 4 Life podcast: “Yes, [Samoa Joe] sure, ”Waltman said. “People are discouraged. I also. The thing is, this is Samoa Joe man. He’s a leading player anywhere as far as I’m concerned, and it opens up a lot of possibilities. I can’t wait to see where it ends. “
“I could see ROH. It has a history with ROH and even Impact. I guess it depends on what they offer. Here’s the thing, they released a dozen people or whatever at once. Some people might think, “Well, you put excess talent on the market,” but there is no excess talent like Samoa Joe on the market, no matter how many people are released. “
WWE also fired Peyton Royce, Billie Kay, Bo Dallas, Mojo Rawley, and many others last week.
. @ MickieJames I am ashamed that you or anyone else is treated this way. I apologize personally and on behalf of @WWE. The person in charge is no longer in our company. https://t.co/nvN4WsKC0I
– Stephanie McMahon (@StephMcMahon) April 23, 2021
WWE Drop Huge Chris Jericho announcement
Current AEW star and former WWE Superstar Chris Jericho is arguably one of the most accomplished and popular professional wrestlers to ever set foot inside the squared circle. He has competed in various promotions such as WCW, WWE, ECW, New Japan Pro Wrestling and AEW among others. Chris Jericho could also meet a recently fired WWE Superstar.
According to PWInsider, Chris Jericho had a show on WWE Network called Living with Chris Jericho it has now been added to the Peacock library.
The ephemeral Living with Chris Jericho The WWE Network show has been added to Peacock’s library. It can currently only be found on the Chris Jericho themed carousel on the main page.
The WWE 365 dA documentary series has also been added to the streaming service.
A&E is running multiple reruns of its Biography: Stone Cold Steve Austin documentary and the first episode of WWE’s Most Wanted Treasured throughout the weekend, leading up to new Biography Episode 2: Roddy Piper and Treasures.
The third episode of WWE’s Most Wanted Treasures will feature Jerry Lawler in search of his debut crown and robe, as well as items related to his feud with the late Andy Kaufman.
Drake Maverick and Killian Dain impromptu therapy session: What’s NeXT, April 22, 2021