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Who will host WWE's Wrestlemania? Not Sting!

Vince McMahon appeared on Raw last night for the first time in nearly a year and he didn’t come empty-handed. McMahon said that on next week’s show he will announce who will host Wrestlemania 27 in Atlanta on April 3rd.

McMahon said the man who will guest host will be “the personification of that special moment” fans always expect at Wrestlemania. “There is only...

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WWE News & Notes: Sting, 2.21.11 video

What a rumor-filled day surrounding the WWE following the 2.21.11 promo showed on Raw last night. Let me try to get you up to speed on what I can.

Sting: Depending on what internet rumor sites you frequent you will get a different answer. Welcome to wrestling rumors on the net! Some are saying Sting has signed a one-year deal with the WWE while others are still reporting he is a free agent....

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2.21.11: Sting, Undertaker, someone else?

A dark promo aired toward the end of Raw last night hyping 2.21.11. That is the Monday night following the Elimination Chamber pay per view.

For those that didn’t see the promo it only showed a dark, one story house with a few windows. The backdrop was nighttime and the only part of the person you saw was their black boots and a trench coat. The obvious candidates to appear on 2.21.11...

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Nassau Coliseum's rich wrestling history

Edge

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WWE returns to the Nassau Coliseum Tuesday night for a taping of Friday Night Smackdown. Tickets are still available at TicketMaster and the Coliseum box office.

On the heels of Alberto Del Rio’s big win at the Royal Rumble, the show is sure to be newsworthy. And the Coliseum is no stranger to big wrestling news. For nearly 30 years, Nassau Coliseum has played host to hundreds of wrestling...

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Lesnar on Undertaker: I don't care for him

UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar weighs in

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Former UFC champion Brock Lesnar finally addressed his face-to-face meeting with The Undertaker after losing to Cain Velasquez at UFC 121 in October 2010, according to the PWTorch.

"The other fellas that wanted to come, like Stone Cold and The Rock, and Goldberg, those guys had all said, 'I'm coming to watch you, good luck.' This guy (Undertaker) shows up every time I seem to lose (laughs)...

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WWE Royal Rumble will feature 40 wrestlers this year

The WWE is expanding the Royal Rumble from 30 participants to 40, according to the WWE. Click here to read the official announcement. 

WWE's Joey Styles broke the news earlier day via Twitter saying, "This year, there will be 40 participants in the Royal Rumble Match instead of 30. It will be the biggest Royal Rumble Match in history!”

It’s not yet known if this...

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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...

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The WWE cannot have Sting/Taker at WrestleMania 27

WWE superstar Edge at WrestleMania XXIV in 2008.

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The wrestling world has gone bananas over the possibility of Sting facing the Undertaker at WrestleMania. It's not even wrestling rumor that has been started by the evil Internet. It's mostly all hopeful wishing on the part of wrestling fans. Any old school wrestling fan would love this match, but let's be honest with ourselves: there are too many factors working against this dream match.

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Shawn Michaels announces "long-term" deal with WWE

Shawn Michaels at WrestleMania 25

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Less than a year after retiring from the WWE in the “Streak vs. Career” match, Shawn Michaels has signed a long-term deal to rejoin the WWE, according to The Heart Break Kid in a video on his YouTube channel.

Michaels states he is adamant about not returning to in-ring action because he wants to keep his word to the fans and the Undertaker. It seems this long-term deal is just...

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Three ways WWE can have Undertaker & HBK at Wrestlemania

After watching Shawn Michaels accept the Slammy award for WWE Moment of the Year this past Monday night on Raw I, like many, thought about his chances of appearing at Wrestlemania in 2011.

I wouldn’t be doing my blogging duty if I didn’t pollute the heads of the Steel Cage readers with an HBK appearance at Wrestlemania. “Tis the season for list, so why not combine the two...

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