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Posted On February 8, 2012By StaffIn News

The Rock Talks WrestleMania, Entering Politics & More

During an interview with to promote his new movie Journey 2, The Rock spoke about a number of wrestling-related topics. Here are some highlights of what The Rock said about: Finding Time To Train For WrestleMania While Shooting Movies: “You fit it in, that’s what you do. I make sure there’s a ring on location with me, anywhere that I shoot. I had a ring down in New Orleans, when I was preparing for the Madison Square Garden event. I have a ring down in Florida, a ring downRead More
– Lance Storm stated Tuesday on Twitter that he will be attending the WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in Miami, Florida to see longtime friend Edge’s enshrinement. He added that he does not know yet if he’ll stay for WrestleMania. — A photo of The Rock face-to-face with John Cena is featured on the cover of the latest issue of The Wrestler. — Wrestling Observer editor Dave Meltzer reports that Mason Ryan’s sizable push was halted weeks ago due to his inability to connect with the audience. Nonetheless, WWERead More

Posted On January 31, 2012By StaffIn News

Austin To Induct Mike Tyson Into WWE HOF?, The Miz Brags, Jericho

- There’s talk going around that Steve Austin will be the one to induct Mike Tyson into the 2012 WWE Hall of Fame from Miami. – The Miz wrote on Twitter that he lasted longer than anyone in the 2012 WWE Royal Rumble and out of over 700 entrances in the history of the Royal Rumble, his performance last night was the 14th longest. – After last night’s WWE RAW Supershow, Chris Jericho vs. CM Punk for WrestleMania 28 in Miami looks to be on. Earlier on Monday, Jericho wroteRead More

Posted On January 26, 2012By StaffIn News

Updated 2012 WWE Pay-Per-View Line-Up After Recent Changes

- The November Survivor Series pay-per-view will now take place in Phoenix, Arizona while December’s Bragging Rights pay-per-view is scheduled for Memphis, Tennessee. Based on recent changes, here’s the updated WWE pay-per-view line-up for this year: * Royal Rumble – January 29th – St. Louis * Elimination Chamber – February 19th – Milwaukee * WrestleMania 28 – April 1st – Miami * Extreme Rules – April 29th – Chicago * Over The Limit – May 20th – Raleigh * Fatal 4 Way – June 17th – Toronto * TLC –Read More

Posted On January 26, 2012By StaffIn News

WWE PPV’s 3D?, Update On Pre-Mania Tapings, Legends House

- It’s possible that WWE may shop the “Legends House” reality TV show to other networks if the launch of their own Network is significantly delayed. – The March 26th RAW Supershow from Atlanta with The Rock will not be a three-hour show. Instead, they will be taping both RAW and SmackDown matches that night since everyone will be headed to Miami for WrestleMania 28 festivities. – WWE officials are looking at doing a 3D theater presentation of the SummerSlam pay-per-view after UFC recently announced similar plans.Read More

Posted On January 20, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

More Names For WWE Legends’ House, nWo Mentioned On ESPN

– “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan, Jimmy Snuka and Sgt. Slaughter were on the original cast list for WWE Legends’ House, a reality show premiering in 2012 on the WWE Network that will put eight to ten ‘Legends’ under one roof. Production for the show will begin soon in California. “Rowdy” Roddy Piper and “Mean” Gene Okerlund are confirmed for the show. Stephanie McMahon was quoted as saying in Entertainment Weekly that Dusty Rhodes and Iron Sheik would be on it as well. — Legendary ring announcer Howard Finkel stated on TwitterRead More

Posted On January 5, 2012By StaffIn News

Nash Challenges Warrior: MMA Rules, $100k On The Line

Kevin Nash has challenged Ultimate Warrior to a fight. Ultimate took a shot at Kevin Nash this week on his Twitter. When asked by a fan why Warrior doesn’t dye his hair and have another run in WWE like Kevin Nash, Warrior replied: “I’m not a dickhead who thrives on stealing the limelight from young guys.” Nash tweeted the following on Wednesday night, issuing a challenge to a 3-round MMA fight with $100,000 on the line: “Never realized I had a problem with Jim (Warrior). Seemed to get along fineRead More

Posted On December 6, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Not Planning On Changing Title, Sin Cara T-Shirt On eBay

– The pre-sale code for the April 2, 2012 Raw SuperShow in Miami, Florida is WMWEEKMIA. The pre-sale kicks off tomorrow at 9:00 a.m. — Monday’s Raw SuperShow was the No. 1 most-mentioned show on social media in all of broadcast and cable TV, according to — Regarding rumors of WWE changing the appearance of the WWE Championship, while some in the organization are pushing to get rid of the “spinner” strap, no official change is currently planned. — The Sin Cara Goteo De Oro T-Shirt featuring the shapeRead More
– John Morrison says he will discuss his future following his final advertised appearance on tonight’s Raw SuperShow. “I’ll post more about the future next week,” Morrison tweeted Sunday night. “Right now I’m planning on tearing the house down at RAW tomorrow in Columbia SC!” — Former WWE Superstar Rob Conway turns 39 years old Monday. He placed second in the Kentucky Bodybuilding Championships on November 5, thus qualifying for the NPC National Bodybuilding, Figure, Bikini and Men’s and Women’s Physique Championships in Miami, Florida. — A Memphis Street FightRead More

Posted On November 7, 2011By StaffIn News

Ticket Sales For Wrestlemania Sets Record Gross Of $6.3 Million

First Day Ticket Sales For Wrestlemania XXVIII Sets Record Gross Of $6.3 Million Written by Richard Gray on Nov 7, 2011 – 11:11:03 AM – WWE issued the following press release today: STAMFORD, Conn., November 7, 2011 – WWE 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,Read 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
– The legendary career of WWE Hall of Famer “Rowdy” Roddy Piper is highlighted on the latest episode of WWE Vintage Collection. The episode featured clips from the following matches and segments: “Rowdy” Roddy Piper and Paul Orndorff vs. Hulk Hogan and Mr. (WrestleMania), “Rowdy” Roddy Piper and “Cowboy” Bob Orton vs. Paul Orndorff and Andre the Giant (WWF live event – August 10th, 1985), Piper’s Pit vs. The Flower Shop (WWF Superstars – September 27th, 1986), “Rowdy” Roddy Piper destroys The Flower Shop (WWF Superstars – October 4th, 1986,Read 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

Posted On November 4, 2011By StaffIn News

WrestleMania 28 Party Tonight In Miami With DX, Mysterio & More

WWE is hosting a WrestleMania 28 kickoff party tonight in Miami, Florida. If you can get to Miami – this is your chance to buy WrestleMania 28 tickets before they are available to the public and meet several WWE Superstars, Divas and Legends. Here’s what you need to know: Tonight: 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. at Miami, Florida’s Bayfront Park Autograph Sessions with: Rey Mysterio Kelly Kelly The Bella Twins Rosa Sgt. Slaughter Jimmy Hart Additional Activites Live Entertainment from the All Star Band Family Fun ZoneRead More

Posted On November 3, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

HBK Meeting With HHH Tonight, WWE Star Won’t Miss Maryse

– Shawn Michaels hinted on Twitter that he will be meeting Triple H tonight in Miami, Florida. He wrote, “Bat phone ringing off the hook!! Gotta meet my partner in crime in Miami tonight. What in the heck does WWE have going on in Miami?? :-)” The Miami-Dade Sports Commission, in partnership with WWE, are holding The WrestleMania XXVIII On-Sale Celebration tomorrow from 7 to 10 p.m. at Bayfront Park, Miami. The On-Sale Celebration marks the official kick-off for WrestleMania XXVIII on April 1 at Sun Life Stadium in MiamiRead More

Posted On November 2, 2011By StaffIn News

WrestleMania XXVIII Tickets On Sale This Saturday (Press Release)

WWE issued the following press release on Wednesday: WrestleMania® XXVIII Tickets On Sale This Saturday WWE® announced today that tickets for its annual pop culture extravaganza, WrestleMania XXVIII, will go on sale this Saturday, November 5 at 10 AM ET. WrestleMania XXVIII will take place Sunday, April 1, 2012 at the Sun Life Stadium in Miami, FL. The event will be headlined by the highly anticipated main event featuring “the most electrifying man in all of entertainment,” The Rock® against WWE Superstar John Cena®. Ticket prices range from $25-$850. ThereRead More

Posted On September 28, 2011By StaffIn News

On-Sale Date For Wrestlemania XXVIII Tickets

Tickets for Wrestlemania XXVIII will go on sale on Saturday, November 5, 2011 with a pre-sale earlier in the week. Wrestlemania XXVIII will take place Sunday, April 1, 2012 from the Sun Life Stadium in Miami, Florida. We’ll have full coverage here at More

Posted On September 11, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Valentine Posts Explanation For No-Showing Savage Tribute Show

WWE Hall of Famer Greg “The Hammer” Valentine offered an explanation on his Facebook page for no-showing Great North Wrestling’s Randy Savage tribute show on Sept. 3 in Hawkesbury, Ontario, Canada after the organization paid $2,000 for his services. Here is my Official Statement on my Canada Booking. I hope this clears things up. I was booked for the Macho Man Memorial Show in Canada. That’s true. I told the promoter I was coming. That’s true. I received my deposit from the promoter. That’s true. Now let me clear someRead More
– WWE Hall of Famer Bret Hart stated in an interview with The Cardboard Connection that he is looking to write a follow-up to his memoir, Hitman: My Real Life in the Cartoon World of Wrestling. However, he says it could “take years” for the book to come out. “I’m just waiting as my life continues to unfold,” Hart said. Hart was also asked to name his favorite wrestling performers in the industry today and the first names out of his mouth were The Bella Twins, Brie and Nikki. “They’reRead More