Historic Wrestling Venue Getting Big Upgrade, New CM Punk T-Shirts & More

– Long Island, New York’s Nassau Coliseum will be undergoing a $220 million renovation. There has been talk over the past few years of the arena being demolished, but local legislature voted on upgrading the historic venue. The Nassau Coliseum has hosted countless classic wrestling shows over the years, including WrestleMania 2, the first Saturday Night’s Main Event and SummerSlam 2002 (Brock Lesnar defeating The Rock to become the youngest WWE Champion ever, at the time).

– The National Diversity Council has named WWE’S Senior Vice President of Talent Relations and Development, Jane Geddes as a recipient of its “2013 Most Powerful and Influential Women Awards.”

– WWE has released a pair of new t-shirts. The first is a “Best Since Day 1″ shirt, with an image of ’s taped fist holding arrows. (Buy Here)

The second is special edition “Crimson X” t-shirt, with a drawing CM Punk’s taped fists on the front and “Best in the World on the back.” (Buy Here)

  • Anonymous18

    This is a great venue. Came from overseas and had the chance to catch a live RAW and a great concert. Really was a good hosting ground.

  • heel/face

    looks great now the islanders have a nicer place to draw zero money. Can anyone explain to what the arrows signify in punks shirt i dont get it i love the best since day one.

  • brad

    Summerslam 2002 was epic loved rock vs brock one of the most fast paced matches from lesnar and rocky.