Heyman & JR Joke On Vince McMahon, Stream Sites, More
– During last night’s UFC pay-per-view, Paul Heyman wrote to Jim Ross and mentioned Vince McMahon’s dislike for the word “belt” when referring to a championship. Ross replied with a “LOL” to what Heyman wrote: “@JRsBBQ Can you imagine Vince sitting at home watching #UFC143, losing his mind everytime some1 says “BELT””
— William Regal was back doing commentary at last Thursday’s FCW tapings in Tampa. with Byron Saxton and Chris Russo. “Road Dogg” BG James, who was in attendance for a signing, joined Russo and Saxton for commentary while Regal was participating in an angle.
— After posing as a WWE employee last week to shut down one of the biggest stream sites on the internet, federal agents have seized 306 other websites that illegally streamed live sporting and pay-per-view events.
— As seen on Friday’s SmackDown, Sheamus defeated WWE Intercontinental Champion Cody Rhodes in a non-title match. WWE’s website pointed out that Sheamus “pulled a new move out of his powerful arsenal” to get the win. That move was the Celtic Cross back-to-belly piledriver that Fit Finlay used.