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Drake Maverick Explains Why He’s Willing To Do What Others Won’t

NXT Superstar Drake Maverick recently joined Alexa Bliss for an episode of her new podcast, Uncool with Alexa Bliss. During their conversation, Maverick opened up about being a team player in WWE and why he is so willing to do things others may balk at.Reflecting on how he was...

Shawn Michaels Talking Being “Thrilled” For Drake Maverick

WWE Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels recently appeared on WWE’s The Bump. The Heartbreak Kid took part in an NXT Takeover: In Your House themed episode of the WWE Network show. HBK discussed a number of topics from his career both in and out of the ring.One of the points...

Drake Maverick Signs New WWE Deal, Interim NXT Cruiserweight Champion Crowned

El Hijo del Fantasma is the interim WWE NXT Cruiserweight Champion and Drake Maverick is staying with WWE. Maverick battled Fantasma in the finals of the tournament to crown a new champion on Wednesday’s episode of NXT on the USA Network. The back and forth bout took place in the main...

Backstage Updates On Drake Maverick And Sarah Logan’s WWE Status

There have been some speculations that WWE might be looking to re-sign Drake Maverick and Sarah Logan but latest update on the situation suggests that this is not the case.Drake Maverick is being used for the ongoing Cruiserweight title tournament and he has cut a number of emotional promos claiming...

Recently Released Wrestler Rumored For WWE RAW Appearance

There is reason to believe it's possible that one of the many wrestlers released from WWE last week will be on RAW tonight. There is no information on who the wrestler might be, however. Ryan Satin recently noted on Twitter that his sources are telling him one released wrestler...

Eric Bischoff Talks Recent WWE Releases and Furlough Initiative

Former WWE SmackDown Executive Director Eric Bischoff recently discussed what is now being billed as 'Black Wednesday.' WWE released a significant number of on-air and backstage talent earlier this week and Bischoff would weigh in on the situation for the After 83 Weeks w/ Christy Olson podcast.Eric Bischoff on...

WWE Releases 15+ Superstars (Updated)

WWE has announced that several members of its roster have been released. The company noted today in a press release that budget cuts were coming and would include talent releases.The following talent was let go on Wednesday by WWE:Drake MaverickLuke GallowsKarl AndersonEC3Curt HawkinsLio RushHeath SlaterEric YoungKurt AngleAiden EnglishErik...

Drake Maverick On His In-Ring Return, Thanks William Regal

Former WWE 24/7 Champion Drake Maverick is gearing up for an in-ring return. Maverick will be taking part in WWE’s recently announced Cruiserweight Tournament. The tournament will crown an Interim NXT Cruiserweight Champion. This decision was made as the current champion Jordan Devlin is unable to travel due to...

Drake Maverick Ambushes 24/7 Champion Elias At Recording Studio (Video)

24/7 Champion Elias recently attempted to shoot a video from a recording studio as he plans to release another album. His performance was interrupted by an opportunistic Drake Maverick, however, who saw the recording session as a chance for him to win back the 24/7 title.Maverick disguised himself...

R-Truth Meet & Greet Interrupted By 24/7 Title Challengers

R-Truth's SummerSlam meet and greet in Toronto yesterday was interrupted by multiple Superstars looking to win his 24/7 title. Truth was taking part in a SummerSlam event at the Metro Toronto Convention Center when both Drake Maverick and Titus O'Neil saw an opportunity to try and get the title...

Drake Maverick Won’t Be Wrestling On 205 Live Again

This week's WWE 205 Live's main event saw its General Manager Drake Maverick compete in an Unsanctioned Match against Mike Kanellis in a winning effort. This match was the in-ring debut of Maverick on the cruiserweight brand.Although Maverick's performance in the match was exciting, we won't be seeing...

R-Truth Defends 24/7 Title Against Hurricane Helms & Drake Maverick (Video)

WWE 24/7 champion R-Truth was a guest recently on IGN Live during the San Diego Comic-Con. As he is the 24/7 champion, however, Truth needed to be on his guard at all times during the convention. Naturally, a comic book-inspired wrestler in Hurricane Helms would challenge Truth for the...

Drake Maverick Crashes San Diego Comic-Con In Pursuit Of R-Truth

Drake Maverick has officially invaded San Diego Comic-Con International in his quest to reclaim the WWE 24/7 Championship from R-Truth.After convincing a Mattel cameraman to document his efforts, Maverick proceeds to explore Comic-Con, handing out flyers and asking people if they have seen R-Truth.Breaking up his journey into...

Vince McMahon Reportedly Very Happy With 24/7 Championship Segments

It appears as though the WWE Universe can expect more segments featuring the 24/7 Championship in the future.Vince McMahon is reportedly incredibly happy with the results that these segments have generated.Not only does he find them entertaining, but the minute-by-minute data from Nielsen Media Research indicates that, importantly,...

Drake Maverick Reveals Why He Considers Himself To Be One Of The Fortunate Ones

The General Manager of 205 Live and the current 24/7 Champion Drake Maverick was recently a guest on the Busted Open Radio. Maverick spoke about his long journey to WWE and how fortunate he is that his dreams finally came true. He also spoke about how his time in...