Georgia Tag

– The official website of the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia is advertising The Rock for the March 26, 2012 Raw SuperShow. This will be the final Raw before WrestleMania XXVIII. — Ken Shamrock and Sid Vicious have been announced for Wrestlereunion, which takes place January 27-29, 2012 at the Westin Los Angeles Airport 5400 West Century Blvd. Los Angeles, California. — It was rumored at last night’s Raw SuperShow in Anaheim, California that Shawn Michaels and Triple H would together induct The Four Horsemen—Arn Anderson, Barry Windham, JJ Dillon,Read More

Posted On December 12, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

*Spoiler* Former WWE Diva Scheduled For Tonight’s Raw

Former WWE performer Amy Dumas (a/k/a Lita) is backstage at the Norfolk Scope Arena in Norfolk, Virginia and is scheduled to present a Slammy Award during tonight’s three-hour Raw SuperShow broadcast. The former WWE Diva was arrested Friday in Columbia County, Georgia on charges of speeding in excess of maximum limits and driving with a suspended license. She was released on $2,200 bond. She later poked fun at the matter on Twitter. “You guys make a Team Extreme jailbird graphic yet? Get to work! #slackers,” she tweeted Saturday afternoon. SeeRead More

Posted On November 6, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

James Storm Health Update, Lilian Garcia Hangs With Knockout

– James Storm continues to wrestle after stating Monday that he would be sidelined six to eight weeks due to a concussion he suffered at the October 26 Impact Wrestling taping in Macon, Georgia. He defeated Gunner in a quick singles match on Thursday, and Magnus in quick singles matches Friday and Saturday. The Tennessee Cowboy, however, wrestled two lengthy matches prior to being diagnosed with the concussion. Regarding the severity of his health, he tweeted Friday, “Thanks to all the fans that came out last night to mt pleasant.Read More

Posted On November 1, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

James Storm Suffers Concussion & Out Of Action For 6-8 Weeks

TNA World champion James Storm says he could be out of action for up to two months after suffering a concussion at last Wednesday’s Impact Wrestling television tapings from Macon, Georgia. Storm tweeted the following on Monday morning (@Cowboy_J_Storm): “Had a ct head scan and a MRI yesterday. Hate when doctors just come in and give you a look. Just tell me the bad news. Cowboy up!!! Later in the day, he followed up with the results: “Confirmed…. TV tapings in Macon the cowboy sustaind(sic) a concussion. Doc says 6-8Read More

Posted On October 31, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* WWE Superstars Taping Results For 11/3

WWE taped the Raw portion of this week’s WWE Superstars prior to tonight’s Raw Supershow taping tonight from the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. Below are full results:Read More

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

*Spoilers* TNA Turning Point Main Event & Other Matches Revealed

Warning: The following contains MAJOR *SPOILERS* for the next 2 weeks of Impact Wrestling Following Wednesday night’s double TNA Impact Wrestling tapings from Macon, Georgia – we have a good idea of what the card is looking like for TNA Turning Point on November 13th. As you may have heard by now – Bobby Roode is our new TNA World champion, defeating James Storm last night (on the episode airing 11/3). Here’s the current card for TNA Turning Point: TNA World Heavyweight Title Match Bobby Roode (c) vs. AJ StylesRead More

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

*Spoiler* Major Event Occurs At TNA Impact Wrestling Tapings

According to text messages sent in from multiple fans at this week’s Impact Wrestling taping from Macon, Georgia, we have a new TNA Champion. James Storm lost the title to Robert Roode. We’ll have more on this story as it develops.Read More

Posted On September 2, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Dan Spivey Discusses His Long Battle With Drug Addiction

Dan Spivey, who worked for World Championship Wrestling, the World Wrestling Federation and All-Japan Pro Wrestling between 1984 and 1995, openly discussed his long-running battle with substance abuse during an interview with Alex Marvez of the Scripps Howard News Service. Spivey says his troubles with drugs began while on the University of Georgia’s football team in the 1970s. “I would take speed, or black beauties, as we called them back in the old days, when I played,” Spivey said, also mentioning that he became involved with organized gamblers during thatRead More

Posted On August 22, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Carter Family Attends TNA Live Event, Miss Tessmacher, Matt Hardy

- Several members of the Carter family were ringside at Saturday night’s TNA live event from Rome, Georgia. They ran an angle during the show where Dixie Carter acknowledged the ongoing power struggle with Hulk Hogan and Eric Bischoff, telling the live crowd that her family (which in reality owns the company) had to purchase their own tickets to the show. – TNA knockout Miss Tessmacher will now be using her real first name “Brooke.” Her TNAWrestling.com profile has been updated with her new ring name – “Brooke Tessmacher.” –Read More

Posted On August 21, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Harry Smith Upset With WWE Over Inconsiderate Actions

Recently released WWE talent Harry Smith (a/k/a David Hart Smith), who rarely speaks ill of anyone, is very upset with his former employer. The son of the late “British Bulldog” Davey Boy Smith stated on his Facebook account on Saturday that after much pleading, WWE did not return all of the Hart family possessions he had lent for their memorabilia display at WrestleMania Axxess. This includes his father’s ring gear and ring gear of the late Owen Hart, among other priceless possessions. WWE did, however, send him a framed pictureRead More
Mickie James spoke with Ledger-Enquirer.com to promote TNA Wrestling’s live event yesterday in Columbus, Georgia. Highlights from the interview are as follows: The challenges a woman faces in the male-dominated world of professional wrestling: “As a woman I want to prove myself even more. I might not be as tough as the guys but sometimes I have the match of the night. Then the guys have to go out and top me. It’s still such a male-dominated sport that we’re not taken seriously. We still have lingerie matches and pillowRead More

Posted On July 25, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Announces Several Upcoming Dates For December

WWE has announced the following dates for December: * December 3rd – Entertainment Complex in Augusta, Georgia * December 4th – Civic Center in Columbus, Georgia * December 5th – Civic Center in Albany, Georgia * December 6th – Smackdown taping from the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, FloridaRead More

Posted On July 11, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

TNA Announces Impact Wrestling Tapings In Three Cities

IMPACT WRESTLING Hits The Road For All-New Episodes In Three Cities The superstars of “IMPACT WRESTLING” on Spike TV (Thursdays, 9 p.m. ET/PT) will hit the road this August, September and October to shoot all-new episodes of “IMPACT WRESTLING” in three cities: Huntsville, Alabama, Knoxville, Tennessee and Macon, Georgia, Total Nonstop Action (TNA) Entertainment announced today. ‘IMPACT WRESTLING’ ON SPIKE TV HITS THE ROAD TO SHOOT UPCOMING EPISODES IN THREE CITIES SPIKE’S #1 SHOW INVADES HUNTSVILLE, ALABAMA, KNOXVILLE, TENNESSEE AND MACON, GEORGIA FOR UPCOMING EPISODES OF “IMPACT WRESTLING” “IMPACT WRESTLING”Read More
– TNA Wrestling President Dixie Carter posted her first message on Twitter since May. “I’m excited to watch the Destination X PPV tonight,” she wrote today. “Classic X-style match ups & young guys fighting hard for a job. Wrestling matters!!” — Kazarian and Angelina Love appear at Direct Auto Insurance 5828 Moon Road Columbus, Georgia on Thursday, August 18 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. — Douglas Williams’ mystery opponent tonight at Destination X will be Mark Haskins, a wrestler from the UK. He competed on TNA Wrestling’s tour ofRead More
– TNA Wrestling color commentator Taz announced on his Twitter account that he won’t be on hand for Destination X due to a family obligation. He will, however, be at the subsequent television tapings. Jeremy Borash will fill in for Taz. He wrote on Twitter: “Looking forward to joining the announce table for Destination X this Sunday. This is going to be a fun PPV! Don’t miss it!” — TNA Wrestling’s “BaseBrawl” event scheduled for Saturday, August 27 at Regions Park in Birmingham, Alabama has been canceled. Refunds can beRead More
– Former WWE Superstar Edge guest stars on Syfy’s Sanctuary this Monday at 10:00 p.m. — Monday Night Raw on October 31, 2011 will emanate from the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. — Former WWE Superstar Tatanka celebrated his 50th birthday yesterday. — Kelly Kelly and The Bella Twins appear on next Tuesday’s episode of The Price is Right. The WWE Divas will give away a VIP experience to this year’s Summerslam in Los Angeles, California, according to BuzzerBlog. The Bellas revealed on May 25 that they taped an episodeRead More

Posted On April 16, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Survey On New PPV Names, Former WCW Star Hospitalized

– Former WCW star Scotty Riggs has been hospitalized in Georgia with what is believed to be bleeding ulcers. He underwent a procedure Thursday to locate the source of the bleeding. — WWE has a table reserved for the annual Cauliflower Alley Club Reunion, which takes place next week in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jim Ross noted on Twitter that Sunny, Sgt. Slaughter, Ricky Steamboat, “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, Gerald Brisco and Harvey Wippleman will be on hand for the festivities, as well as himself. — WWE United States Champion Sheamus isRead More
There was an altercation between TNA Wrestling talent Matt Hardy and members of the Tough Enough cast at a hotel bar in Atlanta, Georgia during WrestleMania XXVII weekend. While details of the incident have to be disclosed, Reby Sky, Hardy’s girlfriend, revealed on her Formspring account that she and Hardy were “banned for life” from the hotel in question. One WWE source said that if a main roster talent had done some of the things they did, termination would be likely if they were low enough on the totem pole.Read More
– On Raw, The Corre came down and attacked both The Rock and John Cena. The heels worked over the WrestleMania XXVIII opponents until they fought back and got the upper hand. Rock and Cena cleared Wade Barrett and Ezekiel Jackson out of the ring and Heath Slater was the unlucky Corre member who got the brunt of Cena and Rock’s revenge. Rock and Cena hit their finishers on Heath Slater and cleared the ring. Cena put his hand out and The Rock shook it. Cena then left the ringRead More