– Adrienne Reese (a/k/a Athena) will be known as Ember Moon in WWE NXT.
According to fans who attended NXT TakeOver: The End…, she was announced as Ember Moon for a dark match against Peyton Royce that she won. She then confirmed the name on Twitter.
"Ember" will never die no matter how hard you try! #Gladiator #NXTStrong
— Ember Moon (@WWEEmberMoon) June 9, 2016
Ember Moon (@Athena_Reese06) is victorious over @WWEPeytonRoyce in our dark match for #NXTTakeOverTheEnd pic.twitter.com/9u5NlFioX4
— Jordan Alvarado (@nerdyjordy) June 8, 2016
– Speaking on the Two Man Power Trip of Wrestling, JTG offered his thoughts on the recent WWE cuts.
“Talent are finally getting frustrated and definitely getting frustrated with the way things are getting handled backstage and it’s sad because it doesn’t matter how hard you work, you have to be chosen,” he said. “You have to be handpicked and when (Ryback) put out that statement a couple of weeks ago, it made a lot of sense because it is the only business where no matter how hard you work, you can achieve to nothing.”
You can check out the interview here.
– Paige, who has been largely absent from WWE television since WrestleMania 32, joked about her absence on Twitter this week after a fan wrote, “where the hell is @RealPaigeWWE?” She responded:
— PAIGE (@RealPaigeWWE) June 7, 2016