- Shawn Michaels got some media this week after he trended on Twitter when he was asked about Pittsburgh Penguins players Carl Hagelin, Nick Bonino and Phil Kessel, who play on a line dubbed the "HBK line." Michaels was asked for his thoughts on the name, to which he replied:
Shawn Michaels (@ShawnMichaels)
May 17, 2016
HBK also noted that the whole ordeal got him to watch the Penguins - Tampa Bay Lightning game later that evening:
- Former WWE Champion Kevin Nash is coming to the UK and is appearing at the home of Hearts FC Tynecastle on Wednesday, September 7th. Nash will be talking about his 25 years as a pro wrestler and his rivalries with The Undertaker, Steve Austin, Hulk Hogan and of course Goldberg, amongst others. The evening will consist of photo and signature opportunities with Nash as well as a signed sports memorabilia auction, question and answer session as well as a full warts and all interview conducted by Robert Maltman. You can get ticket information at triplempromotions.co.uk.
- Scott Hall's tour in Ireland this week was cancelled on Monday. The promoter stated on Facebook that Hall was "refusing to honour his commitments as per agreed terms." Below is their full statement:
Regretfully, Scott is refusing to honour his commitments as per agreed terms for the scheduled Dublin & Cork shows. Refunds will be issued from point of purchase. We cannot comment further at this time as while we consider taking this matter further.
Hall posted a tweet on the cancelled shows, saying that he "values his mental health and sobriety more than being involved in some BS":
The Bad Guy values his mental health and sobriety more than being involved in some BS pic.twitter.com/2d6TBihwvf— Scott Hall (@SCOTTHALLNWO) May 17, 2016
Hall's manager stated that the promoter who booked Hall went behind his back to book him and refused to pay towards Hall's flight to England:
IRISH SHOWS 5/17 - 5/18/16 are CANCELLED pic.twitter.com/22MHDCvUVd— Scott Hall (@SCOTTHALLNWO) May 18, 2016