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Posted On April 11, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Lesnar News & Status For Raw Next Week, Live SD After WM29?

- WWE officials have been discussing holding a live SmackDown on the Tuesday after WrestleMania 29 next year, with the idea that the WrestleMania momentum may bring them higher ratings for SmackDown. – It was previously reported that Brock Lesnar would not be appearing on next week’s RAW Supershow from London but on last night’s SmackDown, WWE teased that he may be there. – Some within WWE believe that with the return of Brock Lesnar and him as the top guy, it will help them in recruiting amateur wrestlers.Read More

Posted On April 11, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock Supports CM Punk, WWE Supershow Main Event

– The advertised main event for the June 18 Raw SuperShow at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, Long Island is WWE Champion CM Punk, John Cena and World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus vs. Daniel Bryan, Kane and Mark Henry. — CM Punk responded to a report published here Monday stating that WWE officials are concerned with him being “too small” to adequately face Brock Lesnar in a potential match-up as well as his “battered” appearance backstage. He wrote, “Dirt sheets can call me small, skinny, beat up, road-tired, fat, ugly, no friendsRead More

Posted On April 10, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

This Week’s WWE Raw Rating Is In

Following the return of Brock Lesnar, this past Monday’s edition of WWE Raw scored a 3.1 cable rating. This is down from last week’s 3.43 rating. The show did 4.29 million viewers, down from 5.01 million last week.Read More

Posted On April 10, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Christian Set For Title Shot, Cena-Lesnar Brawl, Rosa Mendes

- Rosa Mendes is continuing to play up the angle of Epico being treated unfairly. Here is what was written on her Twitter. “We didn’t grace the #usa network last night!!! I love the fact that my alpha male partners are undefeated!! Champions 4 life!” – WWE officials who were involved in the Brock Lesnar and John Cena brawl on RAW included former WWE Superstars Jamie Noble, Mike Rotunda (I.R.S), The Road Dogg, Goldust and Bill DeMott. – Christian is being advertised to face The Big Show for the IntercontinentalRead More

Posted On April 9, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Brock Lesnar vs. John Cena Announced For WWE Extreme Rules

John Laurinaitis announced on Raw tonight that Brock Lesnar will face John Cena at this year’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view. WWE Extreme Rules will be held on April 29, 2012 from the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois.Read More

Posted On April 9, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

CM Punk Responds To Report Over Being “Too Small”

CM Punk responded to a report published here today stating concern among WWE officials that the reigning champion is “too small” to adequately face Brock Lesnar in a potential match-up. The report also acknowledged management’s concern over Punk’s appearance backstage as he often looks beaten and battered. Punk stated Monday afternoon, “Dirt sheets can call me small, skinny, beat up, road-tired, fat, ugly, no friends etc…everyone else calls me champ. Everyone.” Video – CM Punk with his sister ->Read More
- Tonight’s WWE RAW Supershow takes place from the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. Confirmed for tonight’s show is an appearance by Brock Lesnar and John Cena’s response to last week’s attack. Advertised locally is Cena and CM Punk vs. Kane and Chris Jericho. SmackDown stars advertised for tonight’s show include Randy Orton, Sheamus, Mark Henry, Daniel Bryan, Cody Rhodes, Big Show, Alberto Del Rio and Christian. Mick Foley was being advertised for tonight’s show so it will be interesting to see if he shows up. Tonight’s show will beRead More

Posted On April 9, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Orton Comments On The Marine 3, HBK & Austin, Brock Lesnar

- WWE has launched a WWE Universe Facebook page for Brock Lesnar at facebook.com/thebrocklesnar. – Shawn Michaels wrote on Twitter that the episode of his MacMillan River Adventures show that was filmed with Steve Austin at Austin’s Broken Skull Ranch will likely air as the season finale for the upcoming season. – Randy Orton wrote the following on Twitter in response to fan comments after he was pulled from The Marine 3. “I respect our military. That’s why I’ve gone to Iraq or Afghan 3 times and met thousands ofRead More
- Former WCW and WWE Superstar Chuck Palumbo recently commented about the return of Brock Lesnar, writing on his Twitter, “I think WWE is on to something hiring guys back as part timers….long over due…Heard Brock signed a 5 million dollar deal for 40 dates” – Sean Pendergast of Yahoo! Sports Radio is featuring an interview with WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross talking about last Sunday’s Wrestlemania 28 PPV and the return of Brock Lesnar. – The WWE Smackdown taping on Tuesday, June 12th, 2012 will be held atRead More
– Dolph Ziggler took a passive aggressive shot at Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson over The Great One’s limited schedule with WWE via Twitter. A Twitter user wrote to the WWE Superstar this week, “Couldn’t decide which flexforce WWE figure to buy between your action figure and @therock ‘s.. chose the rock in the end!” Ziggler responded, “Typical, just make sure you only play with it 4-5 times a year….” — The Great Khali appears in the upcoming French film Sur la piste du Marsupilami. The movie poster, which features theRead More

Posted On April 6, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Advertising Brock Lesnar For Upcoming Live Events

- Brock Lesnar has been added to the advertisement for the Verizon Center in Washington D.C. Raw event. Here is what was added. “Brock Lesnar has returned to WWE for the first time in 8 years! How will John Cena respond to Brock Lesnar in Washington, D.C. next week after Lesnar’s actions this past week on Raw?!” John Cena and WWE Champion CM Punk vs. Kane and Chris Jericho is the advertised dark match main event.” In Chicago, the Allstate Arena has also included Brock Lesnar to their advertising forRead More

Posted On April 6, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Bischoff Comments On Brock Lesnar’s Decision To Return To WWE

Eric Bischoff commented on Brock Lesnar returning to WWE earlier today on Twitter. You can view his comments below: “Somewhat surprised by Brocks decision to come back to WWE. Some guys do it for $, some for the love of performing. Either way, good for biz!”Read More

Posted On April 6, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

JR Blog: New Personas On Raw & SD, Lesnar’s WWE Return, Cole

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is back with a new blog on jrsbarbq.com. Here are some highlights:   – I sincerely appreciated Michael Cole’s handshake welcoming me to the announce table [at WrestleMania 28]. Very classy.   – Brock Lesnar’s return to WWE is significant to say the least. I’m excited to see where the future takes the former WWE & UFC Champion. In mere minutes, Lesnar became a force to be dealt with in WWE. Interesting days certainly lie a head for the F5 machine.   – IRead More

Posted On April 4, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Brock Lesnar Featured On ESPN, Lesnar’s Twitter, Smackdown News

- The WWE Smackdown taping on Tuesday, August 7th, 2012 will be held at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas.   - ESPN.com has a blog written by Chad Dundas that explains how Brock Lesnar is better fit in the WWE than UFC. Heres an excerpt from the blog.   “his [Lesnar's] flights of fancy with football and mixed martial arts are mercifully finished. They were always somewhat awkward fits, anyway… It’s the one thing he’s been consistently great at for more than a few fleeting years. Now he’s backRead More

Posted On April 4, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Evan Bourne Injury Update, Angle Comments On Lesnar, Mike Tyson

- Today on Twitter Evan Bourne gave an update on his injury to his foot that was broke in four different places. Here is what was posted.   “followed-up with the surgeon today. X-rays show every bone is back in it’s proper place. Recovery won’t be fast but I’ll heal & fly again!”   - Mike Tyson made an appearance on Conan last night. No mentions of his induction into the WWE Hall of Fame were made, however he did do the D-X crotch chop at the end of theRead More

Posted On April 4, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Paul Heyman Returning To WWE With Brock Lesnar?, Full Details

There has been a lot of speculation on Paul Heyman returning to WWE now that Brock Lesnar has returned for at least a year. Word is that there are no plans for Heyman to come in, he was not part of the negotiations and is not a part of the deal.   Heyman simply isn’t available as he has other things going on.   There are people in WWE who want Heyman to come back as a sort of “talking head” or a TV personality. Heyman is based in theRead More

Posted On April 4, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Brock Lesnar Returning To The Ring As Early As Extreme Rules PPV

PWInsider reports that we could see Brock Lesnar in a WWE ring as soon as the Extreme Rules or Over the Limit pay-per-view.   Lesnar is not just back to build to WrestleMania 29 – he will be wrestling before then.Read More

Posted On April 3, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

John Cena Speaks, Backstage News On The Undertaker

- Some of the talk backstage at WrestleMania 28 was how good The Undertaker looked in the ring, despite his recent health issues. There is still no word yet if Taker will return before next year’s WrestleMania 29.   - John Cena tweeted his first words since being attacked by Brock Lesnar and losing at WrestleMania 28:   “This has never meant more than it does right now #riseabovehate #nevergiveup”Read More

Posted On April 3, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Posts Feature On Brock Lesnar & John Cena

WWE’s website posted an article last night looking at why Brock Lesnar has returned. They wrote the following about Lesnar and John Cena:   “What kind of message is Brock trying to send Cena – and the entire WWE Universe – by punishing the Cenation leader? We can only speculate at this point, but there’s no denying these two have a heated and tumultuous history. In early 2003, when Cena was first trying to climb the Superstar ranks, he sought Lesnar’s WWE Championship and even mocked his finishing maneuver –Read More