Diamond Dallas Page and his business partner Steve Yu took to ABC’s ‘The Shark Tank’ tonight, pitching a 5% stake in DDP Yoga in exchange for $200k He was billed as a “Former Wrestling Superstar with a product that changed his life” Dallas explained that he didn’t become a pro wrestler until he was 35 years old, and his career didn’t take off until he was 40- but when he was 42 he blew his back out and a specialist suggested he do yoga. DDP said that he did theRead More
- Ted DiBiase won’t be at this week’s WWE RAW and SmackDown tapings as he’s currently battling a case of pneumonia. DiBiase noted on Twitter that he’s at home in Mississippi preparing for Hurricane Isaac. – WWE’s website has a new article up looking at Eve Torres and if she has a hidden agenda after appearing to play babyface with Layla and Kaitlyn on SmackDown. Eve played up the storyline on Twitter: “I’m a little confused as to why everyone is questioning my behavior on SmackDown. What ever happened toRead More

Posted On July 24, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Legends Return On RAW 1000 As Lita Defeats Heath Slater

Howard Finkel appeared on the 1000th episode of Raw as the guest ring announcer for Heath Slater’s open challenge to a no-disqualification, no count-out match against Lita. Lita said that she hired some protection, John “Bradshaw” Layfield and Ron Simmons, also known as APA. When Slater tried to leave, all the past legends that faced Slater in recent weeks leading to the 1000th episode of Monday Night Raw returned to bring him back to the ring for Lita to beat him. Legends featured Sgt. Slaughter, “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, DDP, RoadRead More

Posted On July 23, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

WWE RAW 1000 News & *Spoilers*: Major Names Confirmed, More

Here are some confirmed and rumored names and segments for tonight’s 1,000th episode of RAW. This is a recap of all the 1,000th RAW news we’ve posted over the past week. This is what we know so far and PWMania.com will be updating this post leading into the show tonight: * The show begins at 8EST and will be three-hours weekly (8-11EST) starting next week. * WWE Title Match: CM Punk vs. John Cena. * Intercontinental Title Match: Christian vs. TBA * DX Reunion: This will open the show atRead More

Posted On July 23, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

Ryder vs. Ziggler Receiving Rave Reviews, Miz Hypes RAW, DDP

- The New York Daily News featured an article this week to hype RAW 1000. Interviewed for the piece were Zack Ryder, Mick Foley and The Miz. Ryder revealed that he hurt his back in the wheelchair spot with Kane last February while The Miz promised that we will see things on tonight’s RAW episode that we will remember forever. – As PWMania.com previously noted, Diamond Dallas Page will be appearing on the KTVI FOX morning show in St. Louis this morning. Page is in town for tonight’s RAW 1000Read More
After competing at Tuesday’s SmackDown taping in San Diego, California, Road Warrior Animal stopped by the 100.3 KFAN-FM studios for Extreme Pro Wrestling Radio to discuss this coming Monday’s historic 1000th episode of Raw SuperShow and confirmed his and other former WWESuperstars’ involvement on the program. The WWE Hall of Famer may have spoiled the payoff of Heath Slater’s returning Raw legend angle while addressing rumors of “Stone Cold” Steve Austin‘s involvement with the program—who has not been announced to appear by WWE. When asked whether The Rattlesnake will encounterRead More

Posted On July 2, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoiler* WWE Legend Appearing On Tonight’s RAW Confirmed

The WWE Legend appearing on tonight’s RAW in a match against Heath Slater will be Diamond Dallas Page. After the DDP Yoga Facebook page teased that DDP was headed to Texas (RAW is from Laredo Texas), DDP is now telling fans on Twitter to “Watch Tonight.” PWInsider.com is also reporting that DDP took American Airlines flight 3355 early today and landed in Laredo.Read More

Posted On July 2, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Possible *Spoiler* On WWE Legend Appearing On RAW Tonight

As PWMania.com previously reported, former WCW World Heavyweight Champion Diamond Dallas Page has been rumored to appear on tonight’s WWE RAW Supershow. The following was wrote on the DDPYoga Facebook page today: “I just talked to DDP and he said that he was on his way to Texas but wouldn’t say why..” Tonight’s RAW takes place from Laredo, Texas.Read More
- Rhyno is the latest addition to WWE.com’s Alumni section (view here): “The last-ever champion of the original incarnation of ECW, Rhyno was one of the most physically intense Superstars of all time, and now he has crashed onto WWE.com’s alumni section. Check out The Man Beast’s profile with classic photos, videos and more!” – Zack Ryder is today’s featured Superstar on WWE.com. – Al Snow, Diamond Dallas Page and Nick “Eugene” Dinsmore appear today through Sunday at Fright Night Horror Weekend (located at Galt House Hotel & Convention CenterRead More
- Today would have been the 45th birthday of Chris Benoit and the 48th birthday of Nancy “Woman” Benoit. – WWE Divas Champion Layla got so many write-in votes for Maxim’s Hot 100 list this year that she may be included on the list with Kelly Kelly. Maxim wrote about Layla: “This British-born dancer, model and WWE Diva could easily knock any of us off of our feet. We feel a little light-headed just thinking about it.” – As noted earlier, Christian dedicated his Intercontinental Title win to the lateRead More

Posted On April 26, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

SummerSlam Main Event Update, Kane-World Title, Kelly Kelly, DDP

- We reported yesterday and earlier that a Brock Lesnar vs. Randy Orton feud for SummerSlam was discussed recently within WWE. Apparently that is the current plan in place. Lesnar will begin feuding with Orton after John Cena unless things change. – Sheamus vs. Daniel Bryan vs. Kane for the World Heavyweight Title is being advertised for the June 24th SmackDown show in Bloomington, Indiana. – DigitalTrends.com features an article looking at Electronic Arts being on the lookout for acquisitions of other video game studios. They speculate that THQ couldRead More
Jim Ross has published a new blog entry on his official website. Highlights are as follows: The Undertaker wrestling Triple H for the third time at WrestleMania: “Concerned that Taker vs. HHH is their 3rd Wrestlemania bout? Heck, no. Their history is a vital part of the fabric of WWE, their first match was 11 years ago, and the way the match ended last year with Undertaker being carted out of ‘his event’ adds to the drama. These two, great professionals will make it a daunting task for any oneRead More
Rumors circulated Thursday that WWE Hall of Famer Gerald Brisco had passed away after suffering a mild stroke recently. Jim Ross has confirmed the rumor as a hoax. “Just talked to Jerry Brisco and he is ALIVE and doing well,” he wrote on Twitter. Diamond Dallas Page believed the rumor to be true as he offered condolences on Twitter. DDP wrote, “Gerald Brisco was a Great Wtestler! A Great TV character but most of a Great Man! And he will be Extremely missed! RIP Brother!” He later clarified his remarks,Read More

Posted On July 18, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News, News

Where Are They Now? – Updates On Lita, DDP, Finlay & More

LITA JOINS AWE FOR AWEOSME NIGHT OF THE LEGENDS OCTOBER 15 IN VIRGINIA Four-time WWE Women’s World Champion Lita has been signed for the AWE Awesome Night of the Legends set for Saturday, Oct. 15, 2011, at Augusta Expo in Fishersville, Va. Lita has been at the top of the wrestling game as both an in-ring competitor and as the manager of former WWE World Champ Edge and former WWE World Tag Team Champs The Hardy Boys. With the addition of Lita, AWE Night of the Legends is quickly becomingRead More

Posted On June 28, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jericho, DDP, JBL & MVP Comment On CM Punk’s Raw Promo

- Chris Jericho wrote the following on Twitter last night about CM Punk’s RAW promo: “Congrats to @cmpunk and Vince McMahon for doing something tonight that hasn’t been done in awhile…make history.” – Diamond Dallas Page wrote the following on Twitter last night about being at RAW: “I had Great time promoting the “Very Best of Nitro” on Raw! I hear the WCW DVD is kicking Ass sakes vice … That all because of U Guys Bang” – JBL also commented on CM Punk’s RAW promo: “CM Punk’s promo-shoot orRead More

Posted On January 28, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

DDP To Host WWE’s Upcoming “The Best of Nitro” DVD Set

Diamond Dallas Page indicated Thursday on Twitter that he has been chosen to host World Wrestling Entertainment’s upcoming WCW Monday Nitro themed DVD set, The Best of Nitro. DDP wrote, “IT’s Official! I will Host “The BEST OF NITRO”! This a Great thing for the WCW/NWO/WWE fans! Plus a Great way for DDP to return to the WWE!” Initial plans for the DVD set called for it to focus on the first two “seasons” of the program. DDP, however, noted that it will cover the entire duration of Nitro, fromRead More
World Wrestling Entertainment’s upcoming WCW Monday Nitro themed DVD set is now titled The Best of Nitro. It was previously titled Best of Seasons 1 & 2. The DVD set is tentatively scheduled for release on May 25, 2010. The change in the title apparently indicates that WWE will not release progressive sets on individual seasons. Diamond Dallas Page, a three-time WCW World Heavyweight Champion, indicated today on Twitter that he’s in the running to host the video. DDP wrote, “Just got the Word… Looks like I may be hostingRead More