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Posted On January 7, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoiler* Next Week’s Smackdown Main Event Revealed

It was announced on this week’s Smackdown that next week’s show will be headlined by Wade Barrett vs. Big Show. WWE will tape next week’s Smackdown next Tuesday night from the BJCC in Birmingham, Alabama.Read More

Posted On January 5, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

The Latest On John Cena’s & Rey Mysterio’s WWE Status

- As noted before, Rey Mysterio has been pulled from this weekend’s WWE live events and will be replaced by Big Show in matches against Alberto Del Rio. This is part of John Laurinaitis agreeing to give Mysterio an even easier schedule while he’s working around the shoulder tear. Rey will continue to work all TV tapings and pay-per-view events but will be working limited live event dates for the time being. – There’s still no word yet on the severity of John Cena’s hip injury or if he willRead More
– In the segment-by-segment numbers for Monday’s Raw, the WWE Title Match between The Miz and John Morrison drew a 3.1 for the first quarter and a 3.2 for the second quarter; Maryse, Melina and Alicia Fox vs. Brie Bella, Eve Torres and Natalya tumbled to 2.9; the in-ring segment with CM Punk, Wade Barrett and The Nexus setting up main event stipulations grew the rating to a 3.2; Alberto Del Rio vs. R-Truth fell to 3.0; backstage interviews with Randy Orton and The Nexus fell to 2.7; beginning ofRead More

Posted On January 5, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

*Spoiler* Raw Star Reportedly Joining Smackdown Brand

Immediately following the conclusion of the Drew McIntyre vs. Big Show vs. Cody Rhodes vs. Dolph Ziggler Fatal 4-Way Match to determine a new No. 1 contender to Edge’s World Heavyweight Championship, Wade Barrett attacked Big Show. According to WWE sources, the former leader of Nexus is permanently joining the blue brand and will not be feuding with CM Punk.Read More

Posted On January 5, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

*Spoiler* #1 Contender For WWE World Title Revealed

Dolph Ziggler is the new number one contender for Edge’s WWE World Heavyweight Title after winning a number one contender’s match during this week’s Smackdown tapings, right after he lost the Intercontinental Title to Kofi Kingston. Vickie Guerrero came out and put Dolph in a number one contender’s match against Cody Rhodes, Big Show and Drew McIntyre. Ziggler won the match and became the number one contender by pinning Cody Rhodes. No word yet when Dolph Ziggler will get his title shot.Read More
– The January 3, 2010 edition of Monday Night Raw scored a 3.06 cable rating. The rating is slightly down from last week’s show, which scored a 3.06. — WWE talent Glenn Jacobs (a/k/a Kane) and Mises Institute faculty will be participating in an “Economics in One Lesson: High School Seminar” in Knoxville, Tennessee on February 11. The seminar is being sponsored by the Tennessee Liberty Alliance. Click here for more information. — WWE’s forthcoming three-disc DVD set on Big Show, Big Show: A Giant’s World, is set for releaseRead More

Posted On January 4, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Show Lands Role In Nickelodeon Series, SmackDown Sets Low

– The New Year’s Eve edition of SmackDown drew a 1.43 cable rating, with 2,205,000 viewers. It is a record low rating for a first-run episode of SmackDown on Syfy. — WWEShop.com is offering 20% off orders of $75 or more with the code “2011”. — Big Show has landed a role in the upcoming Nickelodeon series “Supah Ninjas, which is centered around a group of high school kids who are ninjas. A casting call was issued today for a stand-in for the WWE Superstar with the casting director askingRead More

Posted On January 4, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Snow To Return For Tough Enough?, Mysterio Pulled From Show

– A number of mainstream news outlets including Entertainment Weekly and Variety are covering the revival of WWE’s Tough Enough reality series on the USA Network. A blogger for Entertainment Weekly queried if Al Snow would be returning as a trainer, but a USA representative stated that decisions about judges and mentors have yet to be made. Snow currently works for TNA Wrestling as a producer. — Former WWE star Jim Powers celebrates his 52nd birthday today. He announced his retirement from professional wrestling last month. — The Rupp ArenaRead More

Posted On December 29, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* WWE Smackdown Taping Results For 12/31

WWE taped this week’s Smackdown tonight from the Blue Cross Arena in Rochester, New York. Thanks to Mike Pochulsky and Rory Connellan for providing us with live updates. Below are full results: WWE Smackdown (Airing Friday on WGN America SyFy): * The show opens with WWE Intercontinental Champion Dolph Ziggler out with Vickie Guerrero. Excuse me, there’s so much heat her words are nearly inaudible. They talk down John Cena as Vickie says she has vertigo. Kofi Kingston interrupts and talks about their match at WWE TLC. Jack Swagger comesRead More

Posted On December 21, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

Nexus Crossing Over To SmackDown, Update On Tough Enough

– Casting for the Tough Enough revival on the USA Network will begin shortly after New Year’s Day. — WWE returns to the XL Center in Hartford, Connecticut on Mar. 18, 2011 at 7:30 p.m. for a Raw live event. Tickets go on sale Jan. 14, 2011 at noon via Ticketmaster.com. — Today is Raw Superstar Primo’s birthday. He turns 28 years old. — A radio advertisement for the Feb. 5 SmackDown live event at the Richo Coliseum in Toronto, Ontario is advertising The Nexus vs. Big Show in aRead More

Posted On December 20, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Tonight’s WWE Raw, Meet The Big Show Today

- Tonight’s WWE RAW will take place from the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas. No matches have been announced for tonight’s show. – Big Show will be signing copies of Knucklehead today at the FYE store on SW Military Drive in San Antonio Texas at 6pm. Autographs are limited to the first 300 DVD purchasers.Read More

Posted On December 18, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Extreme Rules Spoiler, Smackdown Main Event Changed, More

- Local adverts in Tampa, Florida for WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view on May 1, 2011 are noted, “what’s John Cena’s next move against the Nexus?” – WWE returns to the Ford Park Arena in Beaumont, Texas on January 15th, 2011 at 7:30 PM. Tickets go on sale December 20th, 2010 at 10 AM. – The main event for the WWE Smackdown taping on Decemeber 28 has been changed. The main event was originally a 6 man tag match featuring the Big Show, Edge and Rey Mysterio vs. Jack Swagger, AlbertoRead More

Posted On December 18, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WrestleMania Celebrity Floyd Mayweather Arrested In Las Vegas

Boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, who wrestled the Big Show in the co-main event of WrestleMania 24, was arrested last night in Las Vegas, according to TMZ.com. The arrest was in connection with an a warrant stemming from assault allegations, where Mayweather was said to have poked a security guard in the face. A security guard was patrolling Mayweather’s gated community at the time and says Mayweather poked him when confronted about a parking violation. He was reportedly at a casino on the Vegas strip when an employee recognized him andRead More

Posted On December 18, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

Raw Star Jumps To SmackDown, Orton Autograph Signing, More

– The Dec. 16 episode of WWE Superstars garnered a 0.6 cable rating, with 734,000 viewers. Viewership was up from previous week, which was a 0.5 cable rating, with 537,000 viewers — Big Show and Randy Orton have been announced as this year’s WWE representatives at the annual Washington Auto Show at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington D.C. Big Show will be appearing at the event on Wednesday, Feb. 2. while “The Viper” will be there the following day. — It was announced on tonight’s episode ofRead More

Posted On December 16, 2010By Owen PattersonIn News

CM Punk Returning To The Ring Next Week

WWE Raw announcer CM Punk, who is currently on the sidelines nursing a lower back injury, is scheduled to return to action next week. Punk will be wrestling in the main event of several live events for the SmackDown brand, competing in Four Way Cage matches against World Heavyweight champion Kane, Edge and Big Show. There are no plans at this time to move Punk back to SmackDown, the reason he’s appearing on this batch of shows is because one of them takes place from his home town of Chicago.Read More

Posted On December 14, 2010By Mike ShannonIn Columns

Raw Review – December 13, 2010

Raw Review – December 13, 2010 -Just a note before we start here…if this episode sucks as bad as last week and I’m forced to sit through THREE hours of it, it’s not gonna be pretty. Considering the Slammys usually are the epitome of suck, I’m not holding my breath. -LIVE! from New Orleans, LA (where it’s good to see Drew Brees is still benefiting from Hurricane Katrina) -Because Vince McMahon hates my life, former WCW World Champion David Arquette kicks us off and cuts a heel promo. This heelRead More

Posted On December 11, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

*Spoilers* WWE Tribute to the Troops 2010 Taping Results

(Thanks to SPC McClouston, Patrick for show results) 1) R-Truth (accompanied by Eve) beat Ted DiBiase (accompanied by Maryse) with the Lie Detector. 2) Kofi Kingston and Big Show beat Dolph Ziggler and Jack Swagger. The match concluded when Big Show chokeslammed Jack Swagger. Miss Usa Rima Fakih was the special guest ring announcer. 3) Natalya, Kelly Kelly and The Bella Twins beat Melina, Lay-Cool and Alicia Fox. The match concluded with Kelly gaining the pinfall. Message from former United States President George W. Bush airs. 4) Mark Henry winsRead More

Posted On November 23, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Confirmed For Tonight’s WWE Smackdown Taping

WWE will be taping tonight’s edition of WWE NXT, the Smackdown portion of this week’s edition of WWE Superstars and this week’s edition of Smackdown tonight form the Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida. King of the Ring qualifying matches will be taped on this week’s edition of Smackdown. Cody Rhodes, Drew McIntyre, Jack Swagger, Rey Mysterio, MVP, and Kofi Kingston are all confirmed to compete in KOTR qualifiers. The advertised main event for the program is Big Show vs. Alberto Del Rio in a King of the Ring qualifier.Read More

Posted On November 23, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Main Event Announced For This Week’s WWE Smackdown

It was announced during Raw tonight that the main event of this week’s WWE Smackdown show will be Big Show vs Alberto Del Rio in a King of the Ring qualifying match.Read More