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From WWE.com: SAN DIEGO – WWE Superstars Zack Ryder, Dolph Ziggler and announcer Justin Roberts were involved in a car accident just outside of downtown San Diego on Friday afternoon. Traveling in a limousine, the three were rear-ended as they were transported from Comic-Con: International at the San Diego Convention Center. Shortly after the accident, all three were reportedly evaluated by paramedics. No serious injuries have been reported at this time. Stay with WWE.com as more details become available.Read More
WWE’s website has a new interview up with RAW ring announcer Justin Roberts, who celebrated 10 years as a ring announcer for WWE this past Monday. Here are some highlights: Being a wrestling fan: “It’s really cool have accomplished 10 years of ring announcing with WWE. I was a wrestling fan who lived for WWE. I didn’t watch any other sports; WWE was all I wanted to watch.” Advice from Stephanie McMahon: “When I started here, I had been listening to Howard Finkel. So when I previously announced at independentRead More
WWE announcer Justin Roberts posted the following photo of John Cena working out before WWE’s RAW live event in Valencia, Spain. He wrote on Twitter, “Backstage in Valencia, Spain. @WWE #RAW begins in 45 minutes and @JohnCena is getting pumped up!!”Read More
– The official website of the US Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona conducted an interview with WWE ring announcer Justin Roberts promoting Money in the Bank in July. He feels a good WWE ring announcer should be there to enhance the product, not as means to get themselves popular. “I think you need passion. That’s number one, because if you don’t have passion it comes through,” he says in regards to what it takes to be a good ring announcer. “My job is to enhance the introduction of the SuperstarsRead More
From ring announcing gaffes to shoe related mishaps, Lilian Garcia’s second go-round with WWE has been rough at times. The veteran Diva had another bad night Sunday at Over the Limit as she mishandled no less than three ring introductions and was involved in a heated argument with a co-worker in front of fans. During ring introductions for the participants in the Fatal 4-Way Match for the World Heavyweight Championship, Garcia incorrectly announced Sheamus’ billed weight as 227 pounds, rather than 267 pounds. In another glaring miscue, Garcia announced HunicoRead More

Posted On May 21, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

More WWE Superstars & Divas React To WWE Over The Limit

The following are more tweets from wrestlers, divas, legends and other wrestling personalities reacting to WWE Over The Limit: Justin Roberts: What a way to begin @WWE #OverTheLimit ! We are live on Payperview from Raleigh, NC! If you haven’t ordered, order!! Natalya: Congrats to Christian for winning the battle royal! Well done. #OverTheLimit Mick Foley: GREAT Fatal 4 Way! The perfect match to enjoy Mongolian Beef with! @CMPunk @IAmJericho Chicago Street Fight was out of this world! Several legit contenders for Match of the Year. I don’t think eitherRead More

Posted On January 17, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

John Cena vs. Kane Happens After Raw Goes Off The Air

After Monday’s WWE Raw in Anaheim, California the following happened after the television show ended. Foley stood up after the attack. John Cena and Kane came out for the dark main event. John Cena defeated Kane by DQ. Kane used a nerve hold that lasted forever as the fans dueled with Cena chants. A small Cena comeback and we went right back to the nerve hold. Kane eventually grabbed a chair and beat Cena in the stomach with it, triggering the DQ. Kane’s music played and he left the ring.Read More

Posted On December 29, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

SmackDown Diva To Receive Major Push, Ref Undergoing Surgery

– WWE referee Justin King will undergo undisclosed surgery in a few weeks and is expected to be sidelined for several months. The surgery is not related to any injuries on the job. — Will hold a Raw SuperShow at the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan on April 23, 2012. Tickets go on sale February 25, 2012. — WWE ring announcer Justin Roberts turns 32 years old Thursday. — Layla is slated to enter the Divas Championship picture upon her return from injury due to the feeling that BethRead More

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

Detailed Dark Match Report From WWE Raw Supershow

I was in attendance at last night’s Raw Supershow in Tampa, Florida. Although it seems as if it didn’t translate well to TV, the crowd was hot all night. The uppermost sections were mostly tarped off, but the camera side of the arena was nearly full and the side opposite hard camera was about 80% full. There were two dark matches, a 41-man battle royal, which was for a WWE Championship opportunity against CM Punk immediately afterwards. The talent for the battle royal came out in a line, with JustinRead More

Posted On November 20, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Rodriguez Attempts To Choke Roberts, WWE Happy With Twitter

– WWE ring announcer Justin Roberts posted a video on Twitter of Ricardo Rodriguez choking out who he believes is him. Roberts appears and asks Alberto Del Rio’s personal ring announcer what he’s doing. As it turns out, Rodriguez had mistaken WWE official John Cone for Roberts. — Former WWE talent Harry Smith won the Prairie Wrestling Alliance Championship last night in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and was immediately challenged by Lance Storm. Smith defeated Storm in his first title defense. — WWE officials are reportedly happy that #SurvivorSeries is trendingRead More

Posted On July 21, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Report: More On WWE’s Plans For CM Punk Storyline

- As noted before, some of the CM Punk and WWE storyline is expected to play out in other outlets beside WWE TV. Word is that the idea for now is to try a unique balancing act with Punk to be kept in the news with the WWE Title while WWE acts like he doesn’t exist. WWE has been calling in favors to try and get Punk booked on things like late night talk shows where they can continue the storyline. WWE talents have been told not to mention Punk’sRead More

Posted On December 30, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

Latest On Kong & WWE, Whatever Happened To Joey Mercury?

– Joey Mercury, who has been sidelined since September due to a torn pectoral muscle, is now working as a trainer in Florida Championship Wrestling. — Regarding WWE’s take on Awesome Kong being arrested last week after driving with a license that had been either canceled, suspended or revoked, sources claim they had issue with it. Her deal with the organization was finalized yesterday. — Ring announcer Justin Roberts celebrated his 31st birthday yesterday. View photos of Kong & her boyfriend -> source: f4wonline.comRead More

Posted On December 30, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Addresses John Cena’s Injury, Scratched From Show

The WWE website acknowledged John Cena suffering an injury at last night’s Raw live event in Wilkes-Barre, PA, claiming he has a ‘hip injury’. His return to action will be evaluated on a day to day basis. Fans at tonight’s live event in Baltimore, Maryland were informed that Cena would not be appearing as advertised. Ring announcer Justin Roberts said Cena had suffered a “serious injury” and was “medically prohibited” from competing. Backstage news on Randy Orton’s WrestleMania opponent -> source: Pro Wrestling TorchRead More

Posted On December 27, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Stars Miss Show Due To Bad Weather, Y2J Signing, More

– Randy Orton vs. The Miz vs. Wade Barrett vs. John Cena headlines this Thursday’s Raw live event at the Verizon Center in Washington D.C. Also advertised is Daniel Bryan vs. the winner of a 12 Man Battle Royal, Mark Henry vs. Sheamus, and Melina & Eve vs. Alicia Fox & Maryse. — Chris Jericho will be taking part in an autograph signing for his new book Undisputed on Wednesday, Feb. 16 at Book Revue 313 New York Ave Huntington, NY from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. — Several FloridaRead More

Posted On November 22, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Live News & Notes From WWE Survivor Series; The Rock

Thanks to ProWrestling.net reader Ben Leonard who was at the WWE Survivor Series pay-per-view and passed along the following report: * Half the uppers are tarped off. The general manager podium is set up. More room around the ramp than I’m used to, maybe set up for a brawl to spill out of the ring. The ring has blue ropes. There are Rock appearance rumors are running rampant. Lots of “Cena sucks” chants. Many empty seats on the hard camera side. * R-Truth (w/Eve) defeated Zack Ryder. Justin Roberts handledRead More
– A former WWE employee watched the first “Stand Up for WWE” campaign promotional video where it was noted that WWE employees voluntarily gathered to “Stand Up for WWE” and commented with the following. “I can list 60 to 75 percent of the people in the video. God bless them,” the former employee stated. “It’s what you do to get ahead. I have no problem with them doing it.” The source, however, was no so complementary to the campaign. — WWE ring announcer Justin Roberts left a copy of theRead More