Monday, August 29, 2016

Kevin Owens Becomes New WWE Universal Champion

On WWE Raw, Kevin Owens pinned Seth Rollins to become the new WWE Universal Champion.
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Update On Goldberg/WWE

According to TMZ, Bill Goldberg is currently talking with WWE about "expanding their working relationship." Goldberg is currently serving as WWE 2K17's official spokesperson, and was on hand throughout the entirety of Summerslam weekend. TMZ notes that their "plugged-in source" from within WWE says the "wheels are in motion" for a Goldberg return.
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WWE Announces Randy Orton Vs Brock Lesnar Rematch

Paul Heyman tweeted the following
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Former WWF Tag Team Champions Appearing On Smackdown

According to PWinsider, The Headbangers are booked for this Tuesday's Smackdown Live broadcast in Dallas, Texas, the team's first appearance for the company since 2000.
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Sunday, August 28, 2016

Mr. Fuji Passes Away

WWE posted the following:

WWE is saddened to learn that WWE Hall of Famer Harry Fujiwara, known to WWE fans as Mr. Fuji, passed away this morning at the age of 82.

Fuji spent more than 30 years entertaining fans worldwide as both an in-ring competitor and one of WWE’s greatest managers. A five-time WWE World Tag Team Champion, Fuji was infamous for keeping small bags of salt in his tights which he would throw into his opponents’ eyes.

After retiring from the ring, Fuji managed a litany of WWE’s most feared Superstars, such as George “The Animal” Steele, Kamala, Killer Khan, Demolition, The Powers of Pain, Yokozuna and most notably, “Magnificent” Don Muraco.

With Muraco, Fuji treated WWE fans to the classic Fuji Vice, Fuji General, Fuji Bandito and Fuji Chan series. These series were ahead of their time because spoofing successful television shows as they tried to break into Hollywood was the epitome of sports-entertainment.

His career will be remembered by different generations for different reasons but Mr. Fuji, whether as a