Seth Rollins Denies Report He Has A Bad Back, WWE Announces WrestleMania 34 Book, Shinsuke Nakamura

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– After it was reported this week in the Wrestling Observer Newsletter that Seth Rollins is working with a bad back, the Raw Superstar took to Twitter to say his back is fine and that it’s “fake news.”

– WWE, in partnership with ECW Press, will release a book later this year that gives fans a behind-the-scenes look at WrestleMania 34, which takes place on Sunday, April 8, 2018, at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana. The following press release was issued today on Creating the Mania: An Inside Look at How Wrestlemania Comes to Life.


CREATING THE MANIA: AN INSIDE LOOK AT HOW WRESTLEMANIA COMES TO LIFE by Jon Robinson (August 2018, ECW Press) gives fans a behind-the-scenes look at WrestleMania 34. Follow the year-long life cycle of WWE’s biggest event, including how the storylines were developed by the creative team, how the host city was selected, how the rivalries played out inside the ring, and more.

Along with exclusive photos, this book gives insider access to top WWE Superstars, including Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, Braun Strowman, Kevin Owens, and the “Phenomenal” A.J. Styles, who will face off against 2018 Royal Rumble winner Shinsuke Nakamura at WrestleMania 34. Following the first-ever women’s Royal Rumble Match and a surprise appearance by Ronda Rousey, the book also includes in-depth interviews with female Superstars Charlotte Flair, Sasha Banks, and Bayley, breaking down their year leading up to WrestleMania and their lives as WWE Superstars.

Author Jon Robinson also speaks with writers, producers, stage managers, film technicians, and other crucial members of the production team responsible for the creation of the annual pop-culture extravaganza.

The book is scheduled for an August 2018 release by ECW Press, in partnership with WWE.

Jon Robinson is an award-winning author of seven books, including The Ultimate Warrior: A Life Lived Forever, NXT: The Future is Now, and WWE: The Attitude Era. His work has appeared in ESPN The Magazine, IGN, and Sports Illustrated.

Creating the Mania: An Inside Look at How Wrestlemania Comes to Life is scheduled for release on Aug. 7, 2018.

– In this video, 2018 Royal Rumble Match winner Shinsuke Nakamura selects the 30th anniversary of Royal Rumble as his WWE Network Pick of the Week.