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

Rumor On The Incident That Led To WWE Releasing Goldust

As noted before, Goldust was recently released by WWE after working as a producer for the SmackDown brand. Word came out that an undisclosed incident at the April 24th SmackDown tapings in Grand Rapids, Michigan led to his contract being terminated. F4Wonline.com now reports that the belief is that Goldust was responsible for coming up with the spot on SmackDown where Yoshi Tatsu took a double-team powerbomb finisher from Darren Young and Titus O’Neil. Tatsu landed bad and the bump was said to look even worse live than it didRead More

Posted On April 25, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jericho Teases Fozzy Announcement, Fans Moved At SD Taping, More

- Chris Jericho wrote the following on Twitter this morning about his band Fozzy: “HUGE @fozzyrock US tour announcement coming very,very soon!!!! We’re going coast to coast this time kids….” – WWE had to move fans around to make the arena look full at last night’s SmackDown tapings at the Van Del Arena in Grand Rapids, Michigan. There were between 3,500 and 4,000 fans at last night’s tapings. The Van Del Arena is usually set up for around 10,000 fans when WWE comes to town. – WWE will return toRead More

Posted On April 25, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Buff Bagwell Latest, Paul Bearer Storyline Update, SD Taping Notes

- As noted before, former WCW star Buff Bagwell was in a serious car accident this week. The accident reportedly happened Monday night as Bagwell’s Jeep apparently flipped over eight or nine times. Reports are that Bagwell has a broken neck and his jaw is wired shut. – The WWE Insider Twitter account posted the following update on Paul Bearer after he was locked in the freezer on Monday’s RAW: “Medical officials have confirmed that Paul Bearer is being treated for hypothermia after Kane locked him in the freezer onRead More

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

Dean Ambrose Works SD Dark Match, Matches Taped For NXT

- The following matches have been taped for this week’s edition of WWE NXT: * Derrick Bateman vs. JTG * Tamina & Kaitlyn vs.Maxine & Natalya * Tyson Kidd vs. Johnny Curtis – Dean Ambrose worked another WWE dark match tonight at the Smackdown taping from the Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He defeated Josh Shields.Read More

Posted On April 24, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

*Spoilers* WWE NXT Taping Results For 4/25

WWE taped this week’s WWE NXT tonight from the Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Thanks to PWTorch for live results. Below are full taping results: Dark Match * Dean Ambrose beat Josh Shields WWE NXT * Derrick Bateman beat JTG. * Tamina & Kaitlyn beat Maxine & Natalya. * Tyson Kidd beat Johnny Curtis.Read More

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

Confirmed For Tonight’s Smackdown Taping; 6-Man Street Fight

WWE will tape this week’s WWE NXT, the Smackdown portion of this week’s WWE Superstars, and this week’s Smackdown tonight from the Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, Michigan. As previously reported, already announced for Smackdown is Christian‘s return, Sheamus vs. Mark Henry, and Randy Orton interview, conducted by Michael Cole. The advertised dark match main event is a six-man Street Fight tag match featuring Sheamus, Randy Orton & The Big Show vs. Daniel Bryan, Mark Henry & Cody Rhodes.Read More

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

This Week’s WWE Smackdown Main Event Announced, More

The following has been announced for this week’s Smackdown: * World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus vs. Mark Henry * Michael Cole’s “exclusive” interview with Randy Orton * The return of Christian WWE will tape this week’s Smackdown Tuesday night from the Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, Michigan.Read More
- WWE is advertising Christian to return to TV at this coming Tuesday’s SmackDown tapings from the Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Christian returned to the ring at the European tour that just finished. – Rey Mysterio and Kelly Kelly were representing WWE at the Sarasota Film Festival in Sarasota, Florida last night. Rey and Kelly were there as WWE Studios’ “The Day” was being premiered. The movie was screened twice this weekend but received no awards. – WWEGreatestMatches.com has the following Brock Lesnar matches featured and availableRead More

Posted On March 12, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

HBK Appearing On Legends House Update, Jaynie Mae Baker, More

- The New York Post reports that Jaynie Mae Baker, who was a semi-finalist in the 2005 WWE Divas Search, is the alleged partner of accused millionaire madam Anna Gristina. Baker is accused of helping run a millionaires-only call-girl ring and may be turning herself in to police soon. – WWE will return to Grand Rapids, Michigan on April 2th at the Van Andel Arena for a SmackDown taping. A pre-sale for tickets begins on March 16th at 10am. – As noted before, Shawn Michaels was taping some footage forRead More

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

ROH Television Now Available In Several New Markets

ROH sent out the following today… RING OF HONOR WRESTLING CLEARS ADDITIONAL MARKETS (January 9, 2012 – Baltimore, MD) Ring of Honor Wrestling is proud to announce the first additions of 2012 to it’s growing lineup of affiliate stations across the United States. ROH now airs on over 50 Sinclair Broadcast Group stations in 42 markets reaching a total of 25% of US households. As our station lineup continues to grow in 2012 we want to thank each and every ROH fan that views our weekly one-hour program on theseRead More