Former TNA star Petey Williams recently spoke with The Camel Clutch Blog about why he decided to retire recently: “I hear about all of these guys getting concussions and neck injuries, and I watch their wrestling style, and I realize my wrestling style’s a little bit harder than that, because I’m taking German suplexes on the neck, and piledrivers and whatever. I’m like, ‘Man, I’m gonna be 33 years old; maybe I’d better get out now, and not have to be in a wheelchair when I’m older.” “My wife’s dueRead More
- There are a lot of rumors going around that we may get confirmation on some NXT stars being in the upcoming WWE 2K15 video game soon. – Vince McMahon turns 69 years old today while WWE Hall of Famer Rocky Johnson turns 70 and former WWE star Funaki turns 45. – In the video below, Cameron talks with AfterBuzz TV about the new season of Total Divas and more.Read More
- Former WWE Superstars JTG and Shad Gaspard wrestled the first match on their Crime Time World Tour tonight for the Warriors of Wrestling promotion in Staten Island. They teamed with ECW Original The Blue Meanie to defeat Chachi, Verna and J-George. Crime Time will be appearing at The Wrestling Universe store in Flushing, NY from 2pm until 4pm tomorrow. JTG tweeted the following after their match Saturday night: First match of the #crimetime tour Thank you Staten island @WOWPROWRESTLING — JTG (@Jtg1284) August 24, 2014 – WWE TagRead More
Ethan Carter III was recently interviewed by Everybody Hates Cleveland. Below are the highlights: Coming from WWE and his success in TNA: “The only thing that’s changed with me is that an opportunity was given as opposed to not given. I’m very thankful for it, and I plan on running with it because this is what I’ve been waiting for my whole life. I’m not shocked with the amount of success I have had personally, I’m just shocked at the amount of opportunity and leeway this company has granted meRead More
Check out the full schedule for Sunday, day 183 of the WWE Network launch: 1:00 am ET – Journey to SummerSlam: 8/20/14. Witness the journeys of Seth Rollins, Dean Ambrose, and Roman Reigns – from their humble beginnings to the biggest event of the summer! 2:00 am ET – Total Divas: 11/10/13. Nikki feels Eva Marie’s popularity rising while Ariane struggles with anger. After having an accident, Nattie fears returning to the ring. 3:00 am ET – WWE SummerSlam 2014: 8/17/14. When the sun goes down, the action heats up!Read More
- NXT star Steve Cutler, who debuted with WWE back in June, won his first match at tonight’s NXT live event in Ft. Pierce, Florida. He defeated Sawyer Fulton. Cutler is former Northeast indie wrestler Tommy Maclin, a product of Larry Sharpe’s Monster Factory. – After working several matches against each other at NXT live events since last December, Solomon Crowe and Kalisto have formed a tag team. They defeated Wesley Blake and Buddy Murphy at tonight’s NXT live event in Ft. Pierce. No word yet on what this meansRead More
The North American Wrestling Rankings blog, which has been keeping TV stats since November 2006, reports that when The Miz lost to Roman Reigns on Friday’s SmackDown, that was his 100th televised singles loss. The Miz is just the 4th WWE Superstar to lose 100 matched, behind Dolph Ziggler, Jack Swagger and Kofi Kingston. He’s also just the 3rd Superstar to register triple digit wins & losses, behind Ziggler and Kingston. Keep in mind the site has been keeping track since November 2006. Other Superstars closing in on 100 televisedRead More
- Scott Fishman of The Miami Herald spoke with Daniel Bryan during SummerSlam weekend to promote WWE 2K15 and more. Below are some highlights: WWE 2K15 and video games: “It’s weird because I’m not a video game player. I haven’t had a video game system since the Nintendo. Then, all of sudden, you see these new games, and they are so lifelike. I was playing the ‘WWE 2K15.’ I was Cesaro versus Goldust. I was like, ‘This is incredible. This is actually what Cesaro looks like.’ Randy Orton has thisRead More
- ODB’s TNA departure is now confirmed. She’s listed on TNA’s Alumni roster and wrote the following on Twitter today: A huge ass THANK YOU to all my fans out there,you all know how to keep it real and be yourselves this #BAMS for you #BAM — Jessie Kresa (@TheODBBAM) August 23, 2014 – Between 900 and 1,000 fans attended the TNA British Bootcamp 2 tapings at London’s York Hall last week. The event was free but invite-only. Jeremy Borash hosted the event and has been working as Executive ProducerRead More
- Brian Fritz of The Orlando Sentinel recently spoke with Sting to promote WWE 2K15 and more. Below are some highlights: One more match for WWE “I do believe I have enough left in my tank for one more match and I would love for that match to be against Undertaker. If that can’t happen, Triple H, I think. I just would like to have one more match. I would love to say I had one match under the WWE banner and, of course, WrestleMania. Who wouldn’t want to sayRead More
- In another sign that WWE may be letting Prince Devitt keep his body paint, Triple H re-tweeted the photo of Devitt and Kevin Steen that we posted last night, with Devitt in his paint and Steen wearing a matching shirt. – Below is the full list of extras for the 2014 WWE SummerSlam DVD, courtesy of * DVD Extra: A Special Look at the Chris Jericho-Bray Wyatt Rivalry * DVD Extra: Rob Van Dam vs. Cesaro (SummerSlam Kickoff Match) * DVD Extra: What’s Next for Roman Reigns? (HomeRead More

Posted On August 23, 2014By StaffIn News

Speculation On Another Veteran Knockout Distancing Herself From TNA

With the future of TNA uncertain, it appears Velvet Sky has begun distancing herself from the promotion. Earlier this week, Velvet removed a mention of her affiliation with TNA from her Twitter bio. Since returning to TNA in late 2012 following a sabbatical, she branded herself as “Pro wrassler chick 4 @ImpactWrestling.” She now only describes herself as a “Pro wrassler chick.” It was the only change to her bio as the Impact Wrestling mention wasn’t removed in place of a new description. Her bio now reads like this, withRead More
- Below is video of WWE 2K15 entrances for Goldust and Randy Orton: – Friday night’s WWE SmackDown ranked #1 overall for the night in Nielsen’s new Twitter TV ratings. SmackDown had a unique audience of 384,000, which represents the number of Twitter accounts that commented on the show. This is down from two weeks ago. SmackDown had total impressions of 1.313 million, which represents the number of times the show was tweeted about. This was also down from two weeks ago. – Rob Van Dam noted on Twitter thatRead More
Shawn Michaels also tweeted about appearing on Monday’s RAW with Ric Flair and Hulk Hogan to talk about John Cena vs. Brock Lesnar. HBK wrote: Y'all just keep pullin' me back! 'Ol HBShizzle will be on #Raw Monday night. We're talking @JohnCena/@BrockLensar rematch!! Yee-Haw!!! — Shawn Michaels (@ShawnMichaels) August 23, 2014 WWE is likely loading up Monday’s RAW from Anaheim as it will be going up against the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards on NBC. This is the first time RAW has had to compete with the show.Read More
Below are ALS Ice Bucket Challenge videos from Lisa Marie Varon (Victoria, Tara), Brian Hebner, Mr. Anderson and The Hardys, who take it to the extreme.Read More
WWE’s website has confirmed that Eva Marie had her wedding ceremony with Jonathan Coyle this weekend. The two have been married for some time. WWE notes in attendance for the “the red wedding” were Summer Rae, Cameron, Brie Bella, Nikki Bella and Layla. As noted, Total Divas cameras were also there. Their ceremony was held at Viansa Winery in Sonoma, California.Read More
- Brian Fritz of The Orlando Sentinel recently spoke with Hulk Hogan. Below are the highlights: Hitting rock bottom a few years back: “I bottomed out.I can’t blame anybody because I was accountable and made choices. Sometimes even when you figure it out and the spinning wheel stops, some of that residual karma keeps coming at you. Even when the pendulum swings back you get hit with some stuff. And I bottomed out.” “Everything just happened at once. And I don’t want to blame anybody but I was in aRead More
- WWE Executive Producer Kevin Dunn sold 30,000 shares of his company stock on August 21st for $433,200. Dunn still owns 242,406 shares. – Mick Foley wrote the following on Facebook about his back problems: “I knew when I got involved with professional wrestling, participating in the style I chose to use, that back pains were just going to come with the territory. From a 1994 disc herniation that had back specialists throwing around the term “partial paralysis”, to my struggles with sciatic nerve pain over the last 17 years,Read More
- Ric Flair and Hulk Hogan tweeted the following about kicking off Monday’s RAW with Shawn Michaels: I'm kicking off #Raw on Monday night at 8pm! Brock is a beast, but @JohnCena is MY MAN. We're talking REMATCH. — Ric Flair® (@RicFlairNatrBoy) August 23, 2014 You can't bring legends together w/o me brother.Got some stuff to say about MY champ @JohnCena, see you Hulkamaniacs at #Raw on Monday HH — Hulk Hogan (@HulkHogan) August 23, 2014 – For those wondering, the cinder blocks used in the angle with Dean AmbroseRead More