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In regards to recent rumors of Vince McMahon and Triple H being at odds over who will face Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania 31, Roman Reigns or The Rock, Dave Meltzer of The Wrestling Observer Newsletter recently noted that Reigns vs. Lesnar was decided on either shortly before or shortly after WrestleMania XXX. Plans are always subject to change but it looks like Reigns will get his title shot next year. Lesnar’s SummerSlam and Night of Champions matches with John Cena were originally set to be Lesnar vs. Daniel Bryan untilRead More
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- The Miz may have been injured during his match with Dolph Ziggler at last night’s WWE live event in Fresno, according to a correspondent in attendance. After taking a stiff superkick and a Zig Zag to end the match, The Miz walked away in a daze and asked for a trainer to walk to the back with him. – Below are videos of Layla and Bill Goldberg accepting the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: Post by Layla – WWE Universe.Read More
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- Zack Ryder will be missing RAW and SmackDown again this week. Ryder worked this weekend’s live events in California but is being flown back home this morning. WWE talents sometimes fly first class but Ryder posted a photo of his “middle economy” plane ticket and wrote, “Flying back to NY…not sick.” – WWE likely wasn’t going to announce the SmackDown move back to Thursday nights until September but they may start promoting it sooner now that Syfy updated their calendar and the news got out. – For those whoRead More
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- 2K released the following: WWE® SuperCard Exceeds 1.5 Million Downloads in First Week New WWE collectible card game quickly claims championship for 2K and WWE’s most popular free-to-play mobile game to date New York, NY – August 25, 2014 – 2K today announced the larger-than-life, action-packed collectible card game, WWE® SuperCard, was downloaded more than 1.5 million times during its first week of release. With an average rating of 4.5/5 stars on the App Store for iOS devices, as well as 4/5 stars on Google Play, WWE SuperCard hasRead More
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PWMania.com reported over the weekend that the impression was given by TNA sources that the company had been offered a new home on a new network that wasn’t as big as Spike TV. According to Raj Giri of WrestlingINC, Discovery Network’s VELOCITY channel has offered TNA a timeslot. VELOCITY is only in 48 million homes and is available in HD only. Giri adds that the biggest issue with this deal would be the rights fee, which is less than a quarter of what TNA is currently getting from Spike TV.Read More
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Tonight’s WWE RAW takes place from the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. Confirmed for tonight’s show is the return of John Cena. Tonight’s RAW will kick off with a special Hall of Fame Forum with Shawn Michaels, Ric Flair and Hulk Hogan talking about Cena’s rematch against Brock Lesnar at Night of Champions. Lesnar is not scheduled for tonight’s show. WWE is focusing on the following points for tonight: * What will the Legends predict for Night of Champions? * What will Cena have to say about his rematch? *Read More
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- Hulk Hogan tweeted the following on Sunday to wish Vince McMahon a Happy Birthday: Headed to LA for WWE Monday Night Raw brother and Happy Birthday INVINCEABLE!!!!!!!! How about we go at it one more time brother. HH — Hulk Hogan (@HulkHogan) August 24, 2014 – Washington Redskins player Adam Gettis, who was Big E’s teammate at the University of Iowa, recently spoke with Chuck Carroll and said Big E was incredibly smart and a teacher’s assistant in college. He also commented on Big E’s strength: “Before he hadRead More
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- It appears the former Alberto Del Rio is going to Puerto Rico. At the end of this weekend’s WWC TV show in Puerto Rico, there was a segment where ‘El Magnate’ Juan Manuel Ortega was talking on the phone with someone who he had fun with during WrestleMania XXX weekend “drinking champagne.” He then refereed to the person he was speaking to as El Patrón, the name Alberto Del Rio is using in AAA in Mexico. Ortega said he needs Patron to take care of someone in Puerto RicoRead More
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Check out the full schedule for Monday, day 184 of the WWE Network launch: 3:00 am ET – WrestleMania Rewind: 3/4/14. Relive all the buzz behind the biggest main event in WWE history, Hulk Hogan vs. Andre the Giant! 4:00 am ET – WWE Countdown: 3/25/14. Counting down the Top Ten Biggest Blunders ever to happen in WWE history, as voted by the WWE Universe. 5:00 am ET – Legends House: 5/8/14. The Legends head to Sin City and the hijinks begin! After some ‘manscaping,’ they partake in a ChippendalesRead More
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- WWE’s website has a new poll up asking fans who they would like to see in a WWE Studios movie next – Brock Lesnar, The Undertaker, Roman Reigns, Bray Wyatt, Seth Rollins, Daniel Bryan, Dolph Ziggler, Chris Jericho, Sheamus or Stardust. With over 9,000 votes, 34% have voted for Taker. The next closest is Reigns with 20% and Wyatt with 9%. – WWE is currently advertising Daniel Bryan for the European tour in November. Matches advertised for that tour include Rusev vs. Big Show and Seth Rollins vs. JohnRead More
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- There is a strong advance for tomorrow night’s WWE RAW in Anaheim, F4Wonline.com notes. The arena is set up for 12,000 fans and it could be a sell out. – Guardians of the Galaxy with Batista is finishing at #1 this weekend at the box office and should bring in $17.63 million, making its four week domestic total $251.88 million. Hercules with The Rock is out of the top 15 this weekend, expected to do $830,000 for a domestic total of $69.92 million over five weeks. – Below isRead More
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- As seen below, WWE NXT star Prince Devitt spoke with Jim Varsallone of The Miami Herald at last night’s live event in Ft. Pierce, FL. Devitt commented on working for WWE being a dream come true: “I know that’s a very cliche thing to say, but since the age of four or five, it’s been the only thing on my mind, was wrestling in WWE. It’s something I’ve grown up with my whole life. It’s still kind of hard to believe that I’m here as part of the companyRead More
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Posted On August 24, 2014By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE SmackDown Confirmed For Thursday Nights Beginning This Fall

Syfy’s schedule now confirms that WWE SmackDown will be moving to Thursday nights beginning October 2nd. SmackDown will air at its normal time of 8pm EST, followed by Haven with WWE Hall of Famer Edge at 10pm EST.Read More
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In a possible sign that WWE officials have just about given up on Adam Rose, he hasn’t had a RAW match since July 28th, when he defeated Damien Sandow. Before that, Rose’s last RAW match was on June 16th when he and Summer Rae defeated Layla and Fandango. Rose had just 2 RAW matches in all of June. Rose had a TV win for the August 14th Superstars episode but has mostly been winning dark matches lately. He’s also picked up several losses on NXT TV as of late. ItRead More
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PWMania.com reported earlier this week that there’s a feeling going around the TV industry that Spike TV will not be keeping TNA’s Impact Wrestling after this year and that their current negotiations aren’t serious. This has reportedly been known by some people close to Spike as far back as May. Spike TV reportedly wants out of the pro wrestling business, meaning they won’t be buying their own company or looking to buy TNA, which has been rumored. TNA has apparently been considered a lame-duck product. The impression is being givenRead More
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- Former WWE star Yoshi Tatsu, who recently won I Believe In Wrestling’s Florida Heavyweight Title, is rumored to be heading to New Japan Pro Wrestling for a lengthy run this fall. – The WWE NXT Takeover 2 special on September 11th and the NXT TV tapings on September 12th from Full Sail University are both sold out. We will be live from the NXT Arena on both nights will full coverage. – WWE Intercontinental Champion Dolph Ziggler is featured in the latest episode of WWE’s 30 Second Fury:Read More
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- The situation could always change between the two sides but Rey Mysterio is not expected to be brought back to WWE TV once his hand injury heals. WWE officials are more focused on preventing him from doing anything else with AAA. – Below are videos of WWE NXT Women’s Champion Charlotte taking the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge:Read More
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- With Dean Ambrose away filming WWE Studios’ Lockdown, Roman Reigns is filling in for him at WWE live events. Ambrose vs. Seth Rollins in a Tables Match at last night’s live event in San Diego was changed to Reigns vs. Rollins. Reigns picked up the win. – It’s worth noting that Nikki Bella worked as a babyface at last night’s WWE live event in Sacramento. She and Emma defeated Alicia Fox and Layla. After the match, they took out heel special referee Rosa Mendes. At Friday’s live event inRead More
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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