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Posted On September 21, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Does Vince McMahon Watch WWE NXT?, Negative Reaction To Top NXT Star?

While covering WWE 2K15 at SummerSlam in Los Angeles, California for a video game website, journalist Daniel Ryckert met Hall of Famer Pat Patterson, who is an influential voice among top WWE brass. During a recent podcast on GiantBomb.com discussing his experience, Ryckert revealed that a top NXT star’s work is not viewed in a positive manner by some influential people in WWE. During his encounter with Patterson, Ryckert asked him which WWE wrestlers stand out in his eyes. “Oh, I like the guy who the does the…,” Patterson responds,Read More
night-of-champions

Posted On September 21, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Final Betting Odds For Tonight’s WWE Night of Champions

With under an hour away from tonight’s WWE Night of Champions event, there have been some big shifts in the betting lines. Brock Lesnar, Randy Orton, Gold & Stardust, The Miz and AJ Lee are now favorites to win their bouts tonight. Here are the final betting odds: WWE World Heavyweight Title Match Brock Lesnar (-900) vs. John Cena (+500) WWE United States Title Match Sheamus (-120) vs. Cesaro (-120) WWE Intercontinental Title Match The Miz (-2000) vs. Dolph Ziggler (+1000) WWE Divas Title Match AJ Lee (-750) vs. PaigeRead More
nightofchampions

Posted On September 21, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Videos

WWE Night Of Champions Kickoff Video & Results – September 21, 2014

What will Christian ask former World Tag Team Championship partner Chris Jericho on “The Peep Show”? Find out by watching the hour-long Night of Champions Kickoff, available on WWE Network, the WWE App, YouTube and more this Sunday at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT. – The 2014 WWE Night of Champions Kickoff pre-show starts with Renee Young, Big Show, Booker T and Alex Riley at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. We see fans filing into the arena. They talk about Roman Reigns having emergency surgery on Saturday. Renee leadsRead More
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Posted On September 21, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Video: Roman Reigns Discusses His Status From Hospital Bed

- A video, seen below, has surfaced online of Roman Reigns laying in a hospital bed explaining how he went from preparing to face Seth Rollins at tonight’s Night of Champions pay-per-view to calling 911 for help and having emergency surgery to repair an incarcerated hernia. “Yesterday I was here in Nashville promoting Night of Champions and my match against Seth Rollins. I was laying in bed and all of a sudden I felt a really sharp pain right below my belly button in my bladder region. Tried to gutRead More
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- At Saturday night’s Limp Bizkit concert in San Antonio, Fred Durst mentioned to the live audience that The Undertaker isn’t doing real well. “This next song goes out to our friend Mark Calaway, The Undertaker. He’s not doing real well right now and we want all our fans to keep him in their thoughts and prayers.” The band then went on to play “Rollin” which was The Undertaker’s theme music several years back.Read More
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- WWE Hall of Famer Sunny says she did not suffer a seizure at today’s autograph signing in Middleton, New York. She says she just got dizzy and passed out from not eating. She tweeted the following: Sorry to disappoint…. I just got dizzy and passed out .. Hadn't eaten all day… No stroke, no seizure. Please stop spreading rumors — Tamara Sytch (@WWEHOFerSunny) September 21, 2014Read More
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- Country music band Florida Georgia Line, who previously hosted WWE RAW, say they will be on WWE Night of Champions tonight. They tweeted: Catch us on @WWE Night of Champions LIVE this Sunday at 8/7 CT on @WWENetwork & PPV! #WWENOC Here's how to watch: http://t.co/hf1qmp2B7a — Florida Georgia Line (@FLAGALine) September 20, 2014 – WWE posted the following WWE Network segments on Roman Reigns that we covered earlier:Read More
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- While there is a lot of speculation that WWE’s “next generation” tease for RAW may be the arrival of more NXT stars, word is that’s not the case. Dave Meltzer of Wrestling Observer Newsletter stated the following on what’s planned: “This is not something to get excited about or you will be disappointed. It’s a Dixie Carter level surprise.”Read More
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Posted On September 21, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Hall Of Famer Reportedly Suffers Seizure At Autograph Signing Today

- Reader Brian Santella sent word that WWE Hall of Famer Sunny just suffered a seizure at an autograph signing in Middletown, New York about an hour ago. Santella noted paramedics were on the scene but he is unsure if she was taken to a nearby hospital or not.Read More
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- Roman Reigns tweeted the following this morning: Thank you everyone for your kind words, support and prayers!! I'm hurting right now but it's great to know good people have my back!! — Roman Reigns (@WWERomanReigns) September 21, 2014 – There are indications within WWE that some of the top NXT stars like Hideo Itami, Fergal Devitt and Kevin Steen may be brought up to the main roster sooner than later. It was said that it’s just a matter of time before we see Sami Zayn and NXT Champion AdrianRead More
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- As PWMania.com reported, Ric Flair was released from a Georgia hospital on Friday. Flair had 2 hernia surgeries while hospitalized and then had some intestinal problems at the same time. Those problems required another surgery. It will be about 6 weeks before Flair can get back in the gym. Flair lost a bunch of weight from the time he went into the hospital until Friday as he wasn’t able to eat. Flair is eating now and spent Saturday afternoon watching college football from home. – Wrestling legend Bobby Eaton,Read More
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- Paul Heyman tweeted the following about the WWE teaser going around for Monday: Lots of hype about 9/22. Interesting. I know what it is. And I'm not telling! — Paul Heyman (@HeymanHustle) September 21, 2014 – WWE’s website has a new poll asking fans which title is most likely to change hands at Night of Champions tonight. With 6,000 votes cast, 45% have voted for the WWE World Heavyweight Title. The next closest is the WWE Tag Team Titles with 24% and the Divas Title with 20%. – BelowRead More
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- Roman Reigns was actually experiencing abdominal pains the night before he had surgery. We noted that Reigns woke up on Saturday with very strong pains. There’s a report going around that Reigns was spotted in Nashville just a few minutes after WWE made their surgery announcement yesterday but that hasn’t been confirmed. We noted that Reigns’ condition was legitimate and said to be very serious. – QCTimes.com has an article up about Seth Rollins’ The Black & The Brave Wrestling Academy in Moline, IL. Some of Rollins’ students willRead More
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- Below is a photo of Triple H with Muscle & Fitness Editor-In-Chief Shawn Perine in the commentary booth at the Olympia event in Las Vegas on Friday. Triple H noted that the event will air on NBC Sports on October 18th at 1:30pm EST and then October 25th at 5:30pm EST. – BayNews9 in Tampa has an article about WWE Superstar Titus O’Neil giving back to the community and mentoring students at Academy Prep Tampa. Titus commented on giving back: “My love to give has nothing to do withRead More
nightofchampions

Posted On September 21, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Videos

Video: 30-Second Fury – WWE Night Of Champions

Take a look at some of Night of Champions most memorable moments. What moment from Night of Champions do you remember the most?Read More
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- Matt Hardy revealed that he worked Friday’s TNA tapings, including the Full Metal Mayhem match, with a broken toe. – On a related note, Matt’s wife Reby Sky may be headed to TNA soon. She worked the One Night Only: Knockouts pay-per-view earlier this year but Matt told The Huffington Post this week that she’s been in talks with the company about making a return. – TNA has released a new album called “TOI” with theme songs for Havok, The Great Muta, Bobby Lashley, Bram, Brittany, Rockstar Spud, Rhino,Read More
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- Kurt Angle confirmed the rumors that TNA is signing former Ring Ka King wrestler Mahabali Veera. Here are some of Angle’s tweets from Saturday evening: “Heading to India today with the newest member of the TNA roster- @MahabaliShera Kids got a promising future. Be posting photos this week!” “Heading to India for a press conference with the newest member of the TNA Locker room @mahabalishera #IndiaDomination”Read More
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- In the video below, Bill Apter of 1wrestling.com talks with former WWE star Chuck Palumbo about his tag team partner Sean O’Haire, who passed away earlier this month. Palumbo also confirms that season 2 of his Lords of the Car Hoards show on Discovery will begin airing in March 2015. – Former WWE talent Ivelisse Velez turns 26 years old today while wrestling legend Ricky Morton turns 58. Also, today would have been the 73rd birthday of WWE Hall of Famer Jack Brisco. – John Cena met a fanRead More
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- Remember to join PWMania.com tonight at 7pm EST for live WWE Night of Champions coverage beginning with the Kickoff pre-show. Tonight’s pre-show will feature Chris Jericho in a Peep Show segment with Christian. With Roman Reigns vs. Seth Rollins being pulled from the card due to Reigns having surgery, below is the current card for tonight: WWE World Heavyweight Title Match John Cena vs. Brock Lesnar WWE United States Title Match Cesaro vs. Sheamus WWE Intercontinental Title Match The Miz vs. Dolph Ziggler WWE Divas Title Match Nikki BellaRead More