Posted On October 6, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

JR Regrets Walking Out, Says HHH Won’t Resign, Video From Lawler

– WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross has posted more comments to twitter regarding Monday’s RAW walkout. Ross, the final person to walk out on Triple H, now says he regrets his actions. “I’m having 2nd thoughts on my decision to support many of the talents by walking off Raw Monday nite. I want 2 be in OKC if HHH will have me. So I made a mistake Mon & I’m admonished. I admit I made a mistake & same occurs. Lots of tuf ppl on Twitter. I WILL beRead More

Posted On October 6, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

William Regal Comments On The Walkout That Took Place At Raw

William Regal is the latest WWE superstar to comment on the walkout that took place at the end of Monday’s RAW Supershow. Regal wrote the following on Twitter on Tuesday night: “Some people have asked about the walkout on Raw.My personal reasons for my action was that I think HHH has enough on his plate being the COO.I know exactly what it takes to be in charge of Raw and it comes at a dear price(or it did with me).HHH is in charge of the WWE.He needs to concentrate onRead More

Posted On October 5, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

CM Punk Explains His Absence From Big Raw Angle, More

CM Punk posted a series of tweets explaining his absence from Raw’s vote of no confidence angle. He also criticizes those that are critical of the angle. The tweets are compiled below: “I think a lot of people are missing the point. Fans and coworkers alike. Walking out is a p—- move. There’s a huge difference in what I did. I want change, and I can’t change s— from my couch. I’m in the fox hole. I’m getting it done. I stayed to fight and I’m fighting for change. YouRead More

Posted On October 4, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

John Morrison Gets Personal While Selling Top WWE Angle

John Morrison, while playing up the “walk out” angle from last night’s WWE Raw Supershow, got a little personal with his Tweets on Twitter. Below is a recap from Morrison himself: Thoughts I had tonight during RAW tonight in Lafayette… Miz & Truth arrested- I wonder if #missionarymike learned any new moves in jail? Heh heh… …D—, I just got my a– kicked… …I wonder if John Laurintis’s current promo work is any indication of his aptitude as a wrestler during past in ring endeavors… …HHH says we work forRead More

Posted On September 19, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Paul Heyman Comments On WWE Night Of Champions PPV

Former ECW and WWE talent Paul Heyman posted the following on Twitter: I had to flip from watching Inglourious Basterds to see HHH vs @CMPunk. Fill in your own punch line for that one, folks!Read More

Posted On September 16, 2011By Jared GebhardtIn Columns

Putting All the Eggs in Punk’s Basket

As awesome and groundbreaking CM Punk has been can he carry an entire pay-per-view? Is HHH still good enough to make you shell out $44.99 to face CM Punk? The WWE has put all their collective eggs into one basket, that basket being CM Punk vs. HHH. Never before have we seen a non-title match matter this much for one pay-per-view. Night of Champions will prove just how big CM Punk really is, or if his revolution is all smoke and mirrors. The WWE has rarely given one star theRead More

Posted On September 16, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Beth Phoenix Talks About CM Punk, Divas Of Doom & More

Sirius XM’s Busted Open Interview: Beth Pheonix Hosts: Doug Mortman and Mike Riker Busted Open can be heard Monday, Wednesday and Friday on Sirius 94, XM 208 Beth on working with Goldust: I have nothing but great things to say about Goldust, and really what he brings to us is the time that he spends working with us. He has such a wide variety of opinions and experience on the business, things that like, you know he’ll come to me with advice that I never really would have seen itRead More

Posted On September 16, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

JR Predicts WWE Night Of Champions, More

Jim Ross has a new blog entry available on his official website, in which he discusses the brand split, the future of superstars like Jack Swagger, Batista, & Chris Jericho, and more. Below are his predictions for Night of Champions: -HHH beats CM Punk in the no disqualification bout thanks largely to the stipulation. Not sure how much WWE plans to have HHH wrestle so this is a viable opportunity for fans of ‘The Game’ to tune in on what could be a rare bout by the future WWE HOF’er.Read More

Posted On September 10, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Cena Not Fond Of The Old Randy, FCW Diva Touring With Raw

– WWE developmental wrestler Naomi is on the road this weekend with the Raw crew. She appeared at last night’s event in Barrie, Ontario as the guest host. — CM Punk is featured on the cover of the latest issue of Pro Wrestling Illustrated. — WWE has released a trailer on the making of Randy Orton: The Evolution of a Predator DVD, which features comments from “The Viper” and John Cena. Cena admits he was not too fond of the “old Randy.” “I always joke around there’s old Randy andRead More
sAlright it is that time again, time to reach into the bag and get your questions answered, and by bag I mean email and twitter. However before I do that I want to give a few brief thoughts on what happened at Raw. I like the Nash, HHH, Punk angle; I’m just not pleased with how rushed it feels. The ending of Raw seemed slapped together at the last moment. HHH announcing that he’ll be facing Punk at Night of Champions, and then quickly cutting back to Cena in theRead More

Posted On August 23, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Detailed Live Report From Last Night’s WWE Raw

Reader Dusty sent in the following live report: Hey there. I went to Monday Night RAW in Edmonton, and here a report form the night. Smackdown was here last year, but I think that there were more people at RAW. There was a TON of signs, most I’ve seen at the events I’ve gone too. The crowd was hot all night long. I went with my Dad who hates watching wrestling on TV, but LOVES going to it live. My cousins also went, but sat in a different section. ItRead More

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

Austin Talks About CM Punk & Reveals Tough Enough Season 2

During a recent interview with the UK’s Daily Star newspaper, WWE Hall of Famer Steve Austin revealed what has been speculated for quite some time – that a second season of Tough Enough is in the works. Austin also answered a few questions on this summer’s breakout superstar, CM Punk. Here are some highlights of what Stone Cold said about: CM Punk’s Recent Push & SummerSlam Match: “I really enjoyed it. It was like a breath of fresh air. He’s telling it like it is. He’s got himself a goodRead More

Posted On August 8, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Backstage Changes In WWE, Miz Appearing On “Psych,” Masters

- WWE has been making a number of changes internally with Triple H’s new talent recruiting division. Ty Bailey and Mark Carrano are now working directly with HHH and there is now a writer assigned specifically to work with HHH on development of new television characters and their introductions. – The Miz will be appearing in an upcoming episode of the USA Network’s comedy series Psych. He missed Friday and Saturday’s live WWE events to film his scenes. – Chris Masters’ first post-WWE booking will be for the World StarsRead More

Posted On August 8, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Report: More On HHH/Vince, Punk/Cena Creative Control

The word backstage in WWE is that WWE Chairman Vince McMahon may have passed the torch to HHH on television, but behind the scenes “Vince McMahon is the end-all, be-all, and no one is in doubt of that fact,” according to a top source in production. “HHH has been sitting under the learning tree, as he calls it,” our source told us this weekend, “but Vince still goes through every promo, every finish, every storyline on the show. Nothing airs without his permission or blessing. Nothing.” Recent internet reports suggestRead More

Posted On August 2, 2011By Mike ShannonIn Columns

WWE Raw Review – August 1, 2011

-We are LIVE! from Indianapolis, IN (home a basketball team no one cares about) -For people who’ve been asking, I’m totally digging “Cult of Personality” because I’ve been a big Living Colour guy for a long time. I’m not sure how that’s different from being a Paul Heyman guy though. -Of course, CM Punk kicks us off to a big pop. It’s pretty easy to understand why people are cheering for him now: Fans love winners. Punk ran his mouth about leaving WWE with the world title, verbally slapped theRead More

Posted On July 27, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Original Plan For CM Punk: Laid Out By Triple H

According to Dave Meltzer in the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, there were six different scripts written for this past Monday’s RAW. The main goal for the entire CM Punk storyline was not so much for him to get over, but rather to get over Triple H taking over Vince McMahon’s position. The original plan for CM Punk’s return was as follows: Get attacked by HHH, laid out with the pedigree, and then Alberto Del Rio would cash in his Money in the Bank leading to Del Rio vs. John Cena atRead More

Posted On July 27, 2011By Jared GebhardtIn Columns

The Wrestling Genius: Trust the Process

As many of you who have read my column know I’m a father, and for those of you new to my writing let me tell you, I’m a father. Being a father is a challenging thing, everyday you have to watch what you say, what you do, how you do it, because your kids idolize you. As a father I watch my kids grow, I can shape how they grow, but I also have to understand that there will be growing pains. There will be moments where you let themRead More

Posted On July 20, 2011By Jared GebhardtIn Columns

The Wrestling Genius: The WWE Enters a New Era

Coming off the best pay per view not named Wrestlemania that I’ve seen in many years Monday held so much promise. How would they incorporate CM Punk into a show he is “no longer” a part of *wink wink*. Okay first things first, I’m getting ahead of myself. I want to say there has never been a wrestler with a crowd in the palm of his hand quite like CM Punk had that Chicago crowd. My friend Tom and I were in awe of it and my friend Aaron textedRead More

Posted On June 27, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

Report: More On Chavo Guerrero’s Decision To Leave WWE

While many wrestlers feel Chavo Guerrero has (as one wrestler put it) “way too high an opinion of himself,” a great majority of the locker room thinks the fact that he asked for his release sends a serious message, especially when talents like CM Punk, MVP, and Chris Jericho have decided not to re-sign with WWE. “Chavo would have been stuck in the mid card forever,’ one wrestler told us, “but he had as secure a job as someone on that level could find in WWE. It’s not easy toRead More