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Posted On April 27, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Article On NBA Personalities & Players Having WWE Counterparts

Grantland.com features an article looking at which NBA personalities and players have WWE counterparts. Here are some extracts from the article: LeBron James Is John Cena Hey, basketball fans: You know that illicit charge you feel during every James fourth-quarter meltdown? And how when you see a kid in a no. 6 Heat jersey, you just shake your head and wonder what kind of parents would allow him to root for that idiot? And you know how, no matter how much you hate James, deep down you’re glad that he’sRead More
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Posted On April 26, 2012By Geddy CahoonIn Columns

The Cahoon Run Down: Addressing Cena’s “Haters”

Caution: There is some…… Strong language in the final paragraph of this article. If that prospect offends you in any way, I apologize in advance. Hey everybody, Geddy Cahoon here with a new edition of The Cahoon Run Down. Last week, I implied that I would be writing an article about Daniel Bryan and his newfound popularity. I was all set to do that. Quick aside about Bryan: He’s currently the most entertaining act in the company. WWE ought to not bury him post-Sheamus feud. However, a few things cameRead More

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

4/23 WWE Raw Rating Breakdown: Cena-Lesnar, CM Punk, More

- As noted before, the three-hour WWE RAW Supershow on April 23rd scored a 3.06 cable rating with 4.42 million viewers. In the normal two hours, RAW did a 3.33 rating with 4.76 million viewers. The normal RAW hours would have done a 3.22 and 3.41 – so the trend of hour two losing viewers has changed as of late. In the segment breakdown, the opener with John Cena, Edge and the contract signing that never happened started the show with a low 2.50 quarter-rating. Chris Jericho vs. Kofi KingstonRead More

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

WWE Raw Supershow Rating For This Week’s Three-Hour Show

Last night’s three-hour episode of WWE’s RAW Supershow from Detroit, Michigan scored a 3.0 cable rating with 4,388,000 viewers over the full three hours. This week’s show did hours of 2.48, 3.22 and 3.41. During the normal two hours, RAW did a 3.3 cable rating with 4,752,000 viewers. This is up from the previous week and can be seen as a good sign for the John Cena vs. Brock Lesnar feud.Read More
– Brock Lesnar gave General Manager John Laurinaitis a list of changes he wants made to his contract in the Extreme Rules Match contract signing on Monday’s Raw SuperShow, otherwise he would refuse to fight John Cena at Extreme Rules. Saying he’s not the “naïve farm boy” he was eight years ago, Lesnar demanded to have access to Vince McMahon’s private jet, the preference to show up on Raw only when he wants, no fines of any kind for his actions and Raw being renamed Monday Night Raw: Starring BrockRead More

Posted On April 23, 2012By Jonathan FisherIn Columns

Edge Returning Gives Lesnar/Cena Feud Spark

On Raw tonight, the fans at home and in the arena that was absolutely unexpected. We were treated to an appearance from the 2012 Hall of Fame wrestler, Edge. Why? John Cena and Brock Lesnar were set to partake in a contract signing for their match at Extreme Rules this coming Sunday evening in Chicago, Illinois. John Lauranaitis came out to the ring and announced that Lesnar had not been spotted at the arena yet and that he will show up soon. Instead of cutting to a Cena promo orRead More

Posted On April 23, 2012By Dave ScottIn Columns

Fave Five

Hey there guys and gals, Dave Scott with some lovely reading for you all. I was at the Smackdown live show on Saturday in Glasgow and also met Sheamus at a signing, but I’m going to write about that next week as I started this during the week and will get this bad boy out the way! So what I’m going to give you guys a little insight into is my current fave five! How original am I? I’m just going to base the decision of these over the lastRead More

Posted On April 23, 2012By George CushnieIn Columns

FATP: The John Cena Problem

It’s that time of the week where I bring you lucky readers of PWMania.com my views from across the pond. Thanks for all the great feedback on last week’s article. It’s greatly appreciated. I’m getting new followers every day on Twitter. If you’re on there and want to follow me, my handle is @georgec1982. This week, I wanted to discuss the one problem with WWE’s programming and main-event scene. You can probably guess that the person I’m talking about is John Cena. Now, I want to start off by sayingRead More

Posted On April 23, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Specials

Photo: New WWE Extreme Rules Poster Featuring Lesnar & Cena

Below is the new poster for WWE Extreme Rules, which now features Brock Lesnar and John Cena. The old poster, featured Kane.Read More

Posted On April 23, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Top Star Missing Raw Tonight?, ESPN Covers Cena, WWE Supershow

- David Otunga accompanied fiancee Jennifer Hudson this morning in Chicago at the trialof the man accused of killing Hudson’s mother, brother and nephew four years ago. The assumption is that Otunga won’t be at RAW tonight, although that is not confirmed. Reuters has a story about this morning’s proceedings and refers to Otunga as “best known for his stint on VH1’s reality show I Love New York.” – Earlier we noted that John Cena turned 35 years old today. ESPN.com wished Cena a happy birthday, and posted five interestingRead More

Posted On April 22, 2012By Liam HindmarshIn Columns

Tea Time with Liam: Crowd Magic

This is my first official column on PWMania. I’d like to say a big thank you to the team for allowing me to write for this site. I do hope you enjoy my ramblings. Today. I want to talk about the audience. I don’t mean the viewers at home. I’m talking about the people live in the arena watching Raw, Smackdown and pay per views. I want to discuss the role fans play in the arena play during a show. It’s no argument that when you get a pumped upRead More

Posted On April 20, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Superstars Storyline Reaction To Brock Lesnar’s Raw Promo

- WWE’s website has a new article up with several Superstars reacting to Brock Lesnar’s video promo from Monday’s RAW where he claimed John Cena would be carrying his bags if he would have never left WWE years ago. Here are some quotes: Booker T: “There’s only one chief around here, and we all know who that is. I don’t think one Superstar in WWE determines what goes on. I remember a promoter telling me a long time ago … Years later, I now understand exactly what he was saying.Read More

Posted On April 20, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

JR Blog: Brock Lesnar vs. John Cena, FCW, Austin & More

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is back with a new blog. Ross talks about the Cauliflower Alley Club Reunion in Las Vegas and other topics: – Steve Austin received the group’s highest award named after the founder of the organization, Iron Mike Mazurki, a former wrestler and successful actor. I was fortunate enough to be asked by Steve to induct him. He had a great speech and offered sage advice to many of the young wrestlers who were in attendance. For more info on CAC visit their website atRead More

Posted On April 19, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Raw Ratings Breakdown: Cena vs. Tensai, Kane vs. Ryder, Lesnar

- As noted before, the April 16th WWE RAW Supershow scored a 3.08 cable rating with 4.39 million viewers. In the segment breakdown, the show began with a low 2.90 quarter-rating for the CM Punk vs. Mark Henry WWE Title match. That match and the Chris Jericho segment gained 308,000 viewers. David Otunga vs. Santino Marella and the Brock Lesnar vignette gained 117,000 viewers. Kane vs. Zack Ryder lost 306,000 viewers. The in-ring segment with John Cena and John Laurinaitis gained 400,000 viewers to a 3.26 quarter rating. The DanielRead More
In front of an electrifying London crowd, WWE provided an entertaining show that was filled with strong action, progression of story-lines, and promos. Here, I will analyze each significant segment presented on the show. I will also provide a combination of aftermath and wishful thinking about what we hope to see in coming weeks.   WWE Champion CM Punk def. Mark Henry in a No Disqualification Match Solid No Disqualification Match with WWE Champion CM Punk successfully retaining his title against Mark Henry to kick off the show. These two have great chemistry andRead More

Posted On April 16, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Confirmed Matches For Tonight’s WWE Raw Supershow

- The following matches have been taped for tonight’s WWE RAW Supershow from London, England: * CM Punk vs. Mark Henry in a No Count Out, No DQ Match for the WWE Title * Santino Marella vs. David Otunga for the WWE United States Title * Kane vs. Zack Ryder * Kofi Kingston vs. Daniel Bryan * Brodus Clay vs. Dolph Ziggler * The Great Khali and Big Show vs. Epico and Primo * John Cena vs. Lord Tensai WWE is also advertising that Brock Lesnar will have words forRead More

Posted On April 16, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

WrestleMania XXVIII Sets New Pay-Per-View Records

WWE proudly announced Monday that WrestleMania XXVIII set new records for pay-per-view buys and gross sales. According to WWE.com, preliminary estimates show that WrestleMania garnered 1.3 million pay-per-view buys with global gross sales in excess of $67 million. The event was seen around the world on pay-per-view in more than 105 countries and 20 languages. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, who competed in the “Once in a Lifetime” Match against John Cena, touted the event’s success via Twitter. He wrote, “BREAKING NEWS: Wrestlemania 28 sets all time PPV buys & oneRead More
  Hey everybody, Geddy Cahoon here with my first official column on PWMania.com! If you frequent NoDQ.com, you may already know me. Going forward, I’ll be posting articles on PWMania.com each week as well! This week, I want to talk about what is currently the most important storyline in the WWE: The return of Brock Lesnar. Yes, unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that “The Next Big Thing” returned to the WWE last week, after an 8 year absence. Lesnar’s return has garnered media attention that transcendsRead More

Posted On April 13, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Update On Layla’s Return, John Cena’s New DVD, WWE In Japan

- WWE will return to Tokyo, Japan for SmackDown events on August 9th and 10th of this year. – Here is the synopsis for WWE’s $10 DVD on John Cena that’s a part of the new Superstars Collection. The Cena DVD comes out with the Zack Ryder DVD on July 3rd: “Since ascending to the pinnacle of WWE superstardom, John Cena has stared down an endless gauntlet of doubters, haters, as well as the fiercest challengers WWE has to offer, and risen above them all. His determination and resilience haveRead More