Dwayne Johnson Continues To Electrify WWE Fans

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MIAMI GARDENS, FL - APRIL 1: Dwayne ''The Rock'' Johnson and John Cena in action during WrestleMania XXVIII at Sun Life Stadium on April 1, 2012 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Ron Elkman/Sports Imagery/Getty Images)
The Rock continues making history with his WWE trading card going for a large sum.

Dwayne Johnson is still electrifying wrestling fans after all these years. His pro wrestling personality 'The Rock' is one of the most famous characters in all of professional wrestling. Johnson can look back at his wrestling days as great practice for his current gig in action. However, Johnson has never forgotten his wrestling roots. Meanwhile, the fans of the sport haven't either. A trading card featuring The Rock recently went for a big price. Proving that Johnson is still the most electrifying man in all of sports & entertainment.

According to TMZ, a trading card featuring The Rock sold for $126,000. The card features 'The Great One' giving Stone Cold Steven Austin his patent Rock Bottom. Steve Austin and Johnson are arguably the great on-screen rivalry in professional wrestling history. As well as being two of the biggest stars to ever step foot in the squared circle. The 2022 Panini WWE Black Prizms card is now in the hands of a passionate collector.

Dwayne Johnson's Memorable Run In WWE

Johnson was a massive part of the most famous era in WWE history. The era is known as the Attitude Era. A time when nothing was off limits as the WWE competed with the WCW for supremacy in the Monday night television ratings. The Attitude Era was full of larger-than-life personalities. Including The Rock as being one of the characters leading the way. Memorabilia from that era in professional wrestling is the dream of any fan that got to witness that time period.

It is no surprise that Dwayne Johnson is once again breaking records. However, it makes perfect sense that this card also involves Johnson's greatest dancing partner in Stone Cold. Austin and Rock are wrestling royalty. The news of this trading card going for such a high price continues the legend of the two athletes. If you were alive to witness the Attitude Era, you were a part of a golden era in professional wrestling. So, now it is time for the most important question. Were you team Rock or team Stone Cold? Sound off in the comment section with what side of the battlefield you stood on. For the latest news in sports, keep it right here with HNHH.

About The Author
Tyler Reed is a current Sports Writer for HotNewHipHop. He started back in March of 2023 with the company. During his time Tyler has shown his expertise in all things sports. Ranging from NBA news, all the way to boxing and MMA. He has bylines with several outlets, such as Busted Coverage, where Tyler has covered the NFL, College Football, WWE and beyond. Tyler has also written for Detroit Jock City, Wildcat Blue Nation and Swarm and Sting for the FanSided Network. Tyler is a massive Detroit Lions and Cincinnati Reds fan. Being from Kentucky, he chose connections to sports franchises that he enjoyed watching as a child. Unfortunately, his professional fandoms have only brought him pain. Tyler's hobbies outside of work include exercising and binge-watching the same shows he has watched for the last decade while endlessly scrolling through social media. His favorite hip-hop artists are Drake, Kendrick Lamar, and Kentucky's own Jack Harlow.