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Posted On November 13, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

When Kane Will Return To WWE, McMahon Supporting Romney

– Vince McMahon donated $2,500 to the United States Presidential campaign of Mitt Romney. Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones (Dallas Cowboys) and Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs also donated money to Romney’s campaign. — “The American Angel” Sara Del Rey turns 31 years old Sunday. — Current creative plans call for Kane to return at the Royal Rumble. WWE.com announced July 22, 2011 that Kane would be sidelined for at least three months due to a fractured fibula. He sustained the injury while being attacked by Mark Henry on theRead More

Posted On November 7, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

First Day Ticket Sales For WrestleMania XXVIII Sets Record

WrestleMania(R) Sets Record STAMFORD, Conn., Nov 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — WWE(R) announced today that first day ticket sales for WrestleMania XXVIII in Miami resulted in a record gross of $6.3 million, shattering the previous first day record of $4.8 million for the 25th Anniversary of WrestleMania. Tickets went on sale this past Saturday, November 5 for WrestleMania XXVIII, which takes place Sunday, April 1, 2012 from Sun Life Stadium in Miami. The main event will feature The Rock(R) challenging John Cena(R) in the most highly anticipated main event everRead More

Posted On November 6, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Triple H Asked Whether He Ever Questioned A WWE Storyline

Triple H appeared on Miami based radio show 790 The Ticket on Friday promoting WrestleMania XXVIII ticket sales and was asked if he ever questioned a WWE storyline. He recalls questioning the infamous Katie Vick angle which involved himself and Kane. “What are we doing?” he recalls asking. The 2002 angle culminated with Triple H, dressed as Kane, simulating mock sex with a mannequin in a casket. The Chief Operating Officer of WWE, who is notorious for slighting colleagues during live television, admits he sometimes says things for the soleRead More
– Cody Rhodes is advertised to defend the WWE Intercontinental Championship against Booker T at the December 29 SmackDown live event at the First Niagara Center in Buffalo, New York. It had been rumored in recent weeks that the six-time world champion would be returning to the squared circle for a program with Rhodes. — During filming for their “Day in the Life” for WWE.com, Beth Phoenix and Natalya become stranded when Eve steals their car. A story and video footage of the angle can be accessed here. — EzekielRead More
Rumors circulated Thursday that WWE Hall of Famer Gerald Brisco had passed away after suffering a mild stroke recently. Jim Ross has confirmed the rumor as a hoax. “Just talked to Jerry Brisco and he is ALIVE and doing well,” he wrote on Twitter. Diamond Dallas Page believed the rumor to be true as he offered condolences on Twitter. DDP wrote, “Gerald Brisco was a Great Wtestler! A Great TV character but most of a Great Man! And he will be Extremely missed! RIP Brother!” He later clarified his remarks,Read More

Posted On October 28, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Update On Barry Windman Following Massive Heart Attack

Former NWA World Heavyweight Champion Barry Windham remains in an intensive care unit in Florida after suffering what is believed to be a massive heart attack earlier this week. He was reportedly found at his ranch, collapsed, by brother-in-law Mike Rotunda. Robert Windham (a/k/a Blackjack Mulligan), his father, initially described the condition of the 50-year-old as “near death,” and asked for people to pray for him. However, he stated Thursday that there was “much improvement” in his son but had a “long recovery” ahead. Photos of Kane with *HAIR*Read More
– Eve Torres posted a message on Twitter apparently in response to Madusa saying she should stay out of the ring and stick to modeling after watching her compete against Beth Phoenix at Sunday’s Vengeance pay-per-view. Torres wrote, “To answer some questions I have received, having a couple of photoshoots doesn’t make you a “model”. I was never a model. My degree is in engineering, & I pursued dance professionally for a while. Now I’m a WWE Diva & not going anywhere anytime soon. Deal with it!” Though Torres saysRead More

Posted On October 26, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

The Rock To Make His Decision, Matches Taped For Superstars

– Last night’s Raw concluded with Interim Raw General Manager John Laurinaitis ordering The Miz and R-Truth to exit the ring after the two continued to batter Cena following their match. The executive then made a huge announcement — John Cena will take on The Miz and R-Truth at Survivor Series with a partner of his choosing. Cena extended an invitation to his opponent at WrestleMania XXVIII, The Rock. WWE aired an advertisement for Monday’s Raw during tonight’s NXT taping in Houston, Texas asking whether The Rock will accept Cena’sRead More
– Former WWE star Lance Storm said he’ll quit watching Raw if WWE embarrasses Jim Ross on next week’s show. He tweeted, “If RAW next week is another “Lets embarass @JRsBBQ ” episode I’m going to stop watching for a while.” — Howard Finkel has been announced for The Big Event, which takes place November 12 at the Courtyard Marriott LaGuardia Airport 9010 Ditmars Blvd East Elmhurst, New York. Visit www.sportsfanpromotions.com for more information. — Shelly Martinez asks former Ohio Valley Wrestling colleague Ken Doane a series of questions inRead More

Posted On October 25, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Former Women’s Champion Says Eve Should Stick To Modeling

Madusa, who brought the WWE Women’s Championship back to prominence in the 1990s, gave her thoughts on her former employer’s Vengeance pay-per-view event on Facebook. The wrestler formerly known as Alundra Blayze commented on the Divas Championship bout between Beth Phoenix and Eve Torres. She has high praise for “The Glamazon,” but not her opponent. “Well I wish I would of met Beth during my days…she really needs some great talent to be able for her to shine…. as in my days this was my problem as well… again greatRead More

Posted On October 25, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Former WWE Star Says John Morrison Is In “The Doghouse”

While watching John Morrison suffer another loss on the Raw SuperShow Monday, former WWE talent Sean Waltman attributed The Prince of Parkour’s recent struggles to his dismissive treatment of revered women’s wrestler Trish Stratus at WrestleMania XXVII. Waltman wrote on Twitter, “Eventually they will take Morrison out of the dog house. He brought it on himself with the way he treated Trish Stratus at WM.” In response to a remark that Morrison’s days with the sports-entertainment league are coming to an end, he wrote, “If he was smart he’d rideRead More

Posted On October 25, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Developmental Wrestler Released, Update On Andy Leavine

The official website of Florida Championship Wrestling has removed developmental wrestler Rodney Thomas from their roster section, which would indicate that he has been released from his contract with WWE. Thomas, previously known as “Shotgun” Brock Barker on the Canadian independent wrestling scene, is a graduate of Lance Storm’s professional wrestling academy in Calgary, Alberta. He signed a developmental contract with WWE earlier this year following a tryout. Meanwhile, Tough Enough winner Andy Leavine has been added to their roster under the name Kevin Hackman. Photos of Leavine holding theRead More

Posted On October 25, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Matches Advertised For SmackDown, “We Hate Cena” Trends

– Tuesday’s SmackDown taping at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas is being touted as a SuperShow as Superstars from both brands are slated to appear. The following matches are advertised for the event: * Alberto Del Rio vs. John Cena for the WWE Championship * Mark Henry vs. Randy Orton for the World Heavyweight Championship * Raw vs. SmackDown Battle Royal featuring 41 Superstars — The term “WE HATE CENA” trended Monday night on Twitter. Prior to his Last Standing Match at Vengeance, Cena walked up to a fanRead More
Diva Dirt caught up with the woman of the moment, Gail Kim, Monday for an exclusive interview about her return to TNA, quitting WWE and much more. Gail made a “kimpact”, if you will, when she returned to Impact Wrestling last Thursday on Spike TV — and was even a worldwide trending topic on Twitter! In this 50 minute interview, Gail discusses her return to the company she calls “home”, reveals more details about her time in WWE, frustration at the way the Divas are used and more. Gail, whoRead More
– Jim Ross stated on Twitter that he has finalized a deal with WWE’s toy distributor Mattel for a project geared towards longtime fans. He wrote, “Just finalized a deal to work on a WWE/Mattel project that long time fans/collectors are going to love. More details coming.” — The Undertaker and Michelle McCool were spotted this afternoon by fans situated in the parking lot at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas (site of tonight’s Raw) entering the venue. The married couple reside in Austin. It is also where theyRead More

Posted On October 24, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Kevin Nash Expected To Be Cleared To Wrestle, Bundy In Movie

– King Kong Bundy appears as Otto Belmar in the independent film Fight the Panda Syndicate. The WrestleMania headliner has previous acting experience, having appeared on Married… With Children and the 1988 comedy film Moving. — WWE.com has added Tom Prichard to the Alumni section. He currently trains WWE’s developmental talent in Florida Championship Wrestling. — Kevin Nash expects to be medically cleared by doctors on Friday to wrestle. He has not wrestled since returning at SummerSlam due to an issue with his WWE mandated physical, which occurred after theRead More

Posted On September 8, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

3-Hour Episode Of Impact Scheduled, Update On Madison Rayne

– According to Spike.com, Impact Wrestling on October 6, 2011 will be a three-hour episode, airing from 9:00 p.m. to midnight. — Christy Hemme, D’Angelo Dinero, Anthony Nese, Zema Ion, Jerry Lynn and Becky Bayless (a/k/a Cookie) have been announced for The Big Event at the Courtyard Marriott 9010 Ditmars Blvd. East Elmhurst, New York on November 11 – 12. Visit www.tmartpromotions.com for more information. — Madison Rayne teased on Twitter this afternoon that she will be on hand for next week’s Impact Wrestling tapings in Orlando, Florida. Rayne wrote,Read More

Posted On September 6, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Ross Says He Will No Longer Argue With Cole During Broadcasts

Joey Styles took to Twitter to comment on the incessant bickering by Michael Cole and Jim Ross on the Raw Supershow, writing: “Can we have @MichaelCole vs. @JRsBBQ with the loser leaving Raw? Their bickering has me turning down the volume and reading the live chat.” Ross said from this point forward, he will no longer bicker with Cole during WWE television broadcasts. “@JoeyStyles my on air bickering days w/ Cole ended Mon Nite. I’m tapping w/ my end of unnecessary psycho babble. I’ll focus on the talent,” Ross wrote.Read More

Posted On July 26, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Cena Sets Record With Title Win, Greatest Superstars Highlighted

– Greatest Superstars of the 21st Century is officially out today on DVD and Blu-ray. Twenty of the greatest WWE Superstars of the new millenium are profiled including Chris Jericho, Edge, Triple H, John “Bradshaw” Layfield, Kane, Kurt Angle, The Rock, Randy Orton, Brock Lesnar, Trish Stratus, Jeff Hardy, Big Show, Eddie Guerrero, Shawn Michaels, Booker T, “Stone Cold” Steve Austin, The Undertaker, Rey Mysterio, Batista and John Cena. — WWE has a SmackDown live event scheduled for Saturday, October 9, 2011 at the Century Link Center in Bossier City,Read More