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Shawn Michaels

Michael Shawn Hickenbottom, or popularly known by his ring name Shawn Michaels, is a retired professional wrestler, and an American television host. He is currently signed to WWE, where he has served as an ambassador for the company since December 2010. Hickenbottom began his wrestling career with Mid-South Wrestling, now known as Universal Wrestling Federation, and American Wrestling Association (AWA). During his time with AWA, he partnered with Marty Jannetty, to win the AWA World Tag Team Championship twice. Hickenbottom later worked as a singles performer, taking on a new stage personality known as "The Heartbreak Kid" to become one of the industry's most prominent stars. In 1997, he teamed up with Hunter Hearst Hemsley, who often was referred to as Triple H (HHH), Chyna, and Rick Rude to form D-Generation X (DX). That same year, Hickenbottom took part in one of the most controversial matches in wrestling history, dubbed as the "Montreal Screwjob". He made his in-ring return at SummerSlam in 2002. In 2009, Hickenbottom and Triple H, tag teamed to capture the Unified WWE Tag Team Championship. In December 2010, he signed a long-term deal with WWE, making his first live appearance at a WWE show since WrestleMania later that month. He was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2011. Hickenbottom is a four-time world champion: a three-time WWF Champion and a former World Heavyweight Champion. Shawn Michaels was also the winner of the 1995 and 1996 Royal Rumbles and was the company's first Grand Slam Champion. He has also won the PWI Match of the Year Award a record eleven times.  
10 best WrestleMania matches of Shawn Michaels 
10 best WrestleMania matches of Shawn Michaels 
The ten best WrestleMania matches from WrestleMania's best ever performer, the Heart Break Kid!
WWE/MMA News: MMA fighter scores eerie "3-count" Knockout with HBK's Sweet Chin Music
WWE/MMA News: MMA fighter scores eerie "3-count" Knockout with HBK's Sweet Chin Music
Here's why the KO is so spooky.
5 Greatest Unscripted WWE Moments
5 Greatest Unscripted WWE Moments
WARNING: This is not for the faint of heart. A look at some of the greatest unscripted WWE moments!
WWE News: Shawn Michaels reveals why he decided to take up creative control on his match against Ric Flair
WWE News: Shawn Michaels reveals why he decided to take up creative control on his match against Ric Flair
The Heart Break Kid shares a heart touching story regarding his iconic match against Ric Flair.
WWE/NJPW News: Kenny Omega confirmed for Wrestlecon 2018 along with several WWE legends
WWE/NJPW News: Kenny Omega confirmed for Wrestlecon 2018 along with several WWE legends
Omega will be joining the likes of Shawn Michaels, Sting, and Ric Flair, for one night only.
WWE News: Stone Cold confesses he was disappointed with WrestleMania Match
WWE News: Stone Cold confesses he was disappointed with WrestleMania Match
This Wrestlemania match did not live up to Steve Austin's expectation.
5 instances when wrestlers went off script in the ring during a match
5 instances when wrestlers went off script in the ring during a match
These athletes decided to go off-script in the squared circle.
WWE News: Dave Meltzer reveals the real reason why The Rock vs Shawn Michaels never occurred in WWE
WWE News: Dave Meltzer reveals the real reason why The Rock vs Shawn Michaels never occurred in WWE
Find out why this dream match never took place in WWE.
5 biggest returns on RAW 25
5 biggest returns on RAW 25
Raw celebrated its 25th anniversary with the return of some renowned wrestlers
WWE News: Shawn Michaels talks about the first episode of Raw and his match with Max Moon
WWE News: Shawn Michaels talks about the first episode of Raw and his match with Max Moon
'The Heartbreak Kid' gives some insight into his WWE Intercontinental Championship match from 25 years ago
WWE News: Shawn Michaels reveals which legends and current WWE Superstars he'd love to face
WWE News: Shawn Michaels reveals which legends and current WWE Superstars he'd love to face
Find out who The Heartbreak Kid would love to wrestle from the past and present...
WWE News: Shawn Michaels talks about his classic match against John Cena, joining the New World Order
WWE News: Shawn Michaels talks about his classic match against John Cena, joining the New World Order
Find out what HBK has to say about one of his all-time favorite matches.
5 legends the WWE Universe will pop for on the 25th anniversary of Raw
5 legends the WWE Universe will pop for on the 25th anniversary of Raw
The WWE universe will go crazy for these legends!
WWE News: Shawn Michaels explains how WWE defeated WCW in the Monday Night Wars
WWE News: Shawn Michaels explains how WWE defeated WCW in the Monday Night Wars
Shawn Michaels put a lot of trust in Vince McMahon and the WWE management during the Monday Night Wars.
WWE News: HBK opens up about rumoured match with AJ Styles and who he would face on the current roster
WWE News: HBK opens up about rumoured match with AJ Styles and who he would face on the current roster
Shawn Michaels opens up about what could have been the biggest match of 2017
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