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Donald Trump to enter WWE Hall of Fame

Donald Trump talks to the press at Trump

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Billionaire entrepreneuer Donald Trump will enter the celebrity wing of the WWE Hall of Fame when the newest class is inducted April 6 at Madison Square Garden, the night before WrestleMania XXIX at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., WWE announced Monday. Trump helped bring WrestleManias IV and V to Trump Plaza in Atlantic City, N.J. But he's best remembered for shaving WWE Chairman Vince...

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Mick Foley going into WWE Hall of Fame

Setauket native and WWE Superstar Mick Foley performs

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Long Island native and three-time WWE champion Mick Foley was the first inductee announced for the 2013 class of the WWE Hall of Fame during the 20th anniversary edition of Monday Night Raw. Foley, 47, was long rumored to get the Hall of Fame nod, considering that WrestleMania will be held closeby at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. on April 7. Foley's upcoming induction was confirmed Friday...

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Chief Jay Strongbow dead at 83, JR reports

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WWE Hall of Famer Chief Jay Strongbow died today, according to Jim Ross. Ross announced on Twitter that he was sad to hear about the passing of Strongbow, whose real name is Joe Scarpa, on Tuesday morning. He called Strongbow a “beloved member of the WWE family… RIP Chief.” Strongbow was 83. Strongbow was a top attraction in the WWE in the 1970s and early 80s, when the company was known as the...

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Full list of 2012 WWE Hall of Fame inductees and inductors

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Here is a full list of every 2012 WWE Hall of Fame inductee and their respected inductor. The actual event takes place the night before Wrestlemania on March 31 at the American Airlines Arena. The WWE will air an abbreviated version of the ceremony on Monday night, April 2, at 8 p.m. before Raw on the USA Network. The Four Horsemen

Inductor: Dusty Rhodes One of wrestling's most celebrated...

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Ric Flair: I will be at WWE Hall of Fame

Ric Flair is greeted by the crowd during

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During an autograph session in North Carolina, "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair confirmed he will be at the WWE Hall of Fame in Miami when The Four Horsemen are inducted. Flair currently wrestles for TNA and many fans have been left wondering if the 16-time former world champion would be able to appear on WWE programming. Flair was present at last year's ceremony to see Shawn Michaels' induction....

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Full list of WWE HOF inductees and inductors

Shawn Michaels at WrestleMania 25

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Here is a full list of every 2011 WWE Hall of Fame inductee and their respected inductor. Sunny is the only star that has not had an official inductor named. The WWE will air an abbreviated version of the ceremony on Monday night at 8 p.m. before Raw on the USA Network. Shawn Michaels

Inducted by: Triple H Sunny

Inducted by: LayCool The Road Warriors & Paul Ellering

Inducted...

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Drew Carey to be inducted into WWE Hall of Fame

In this Oct. 21, 2010 file photo released

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TV personality and “The Price is Right” host Drew Carey is the latest inductee into the WWE Hall of Fame, according to WWE.com. Carey will join the “celebrity wing” which includes baseball legend Pete Rose, Bob Uecker and William “The Refrigerator” Perry. Carey made his lone WWE appearance as the number six entry into the 2001 Royal Rumble. He was the only man...

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Big wrestling names on LI with weekend

Former WCW, WWE wrestler Diamond Dallas Page.

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If any local wrestling fans are looking for something to do this Saturday you might want to think about attending “Fanfest 2011” presented by Fight the World Wrestling. Former WCW champion Diamond Dallas Page is the biggest name expected to attend. Fanfest also is going to turn the clocks back to 1998 with a DX reunion as former WWE tag team champions, the New Age Outlaws, and X-Pac...

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Accused drug trafficker wins TNA world title, again

Total Nonstop Action wrestler Jeff Hardy at a

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I didn’t watch last night’s TNA “Against All Odds” pay per view. And judging from the lack of buzz about the show—which featured a world title change—“odds” are that you didn’t either. Still, I feel the need to weigh in one piece of news coming out of the show that I think is significant. TNA seems insistent on having a convicted drug dealer/user...

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Shawn Michaels is the newest member of the WWE HOF

Shawn Michaels at WrestleMania 25

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The WWE did a heck of a job keep Shawn Michaels’ appearance and Hall of Fame announcement a secret last night on Raw. HBK looked genuinely happy to be back in front of a crowd and his Hall of Fame video was nothing short of remarkable. The WWE usually does a great job with retrospective videos like that. As for HBK going into the HOF, it’s a smart move by the WWE. Last year’s class...

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