Monday Night Raw Tag

- Zack Ryder joked on Twitter about another Money In The Bank match being added. He tweeted, “There will be a third Money In The Bank Match… winner gets a shot at the Internet championship!” – WWE.com published Stacy Keibler bikini photos from her time in WCW. – WWE.com posted a new article comparing the run of 1,000 episodes of Monday Night Raw beginning on July 23 to other shows like The Simpsons, Law and Order, Seinfeld, Roseanne and more. – Friday’s edition of WWE Smackdown slightly improved in socialRead More

Posted On June 25, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Official Press Release For WWE’s New TV Show To Air Wednesdays

The following press release was sent out today: ION TELEVISION DEBUTS WWE MAIN EVENT STAMFORD, Conn., June 25, 2012 – WWE (NYSE: WWE) and ION Television today announced a new weekly one-hour original series airing on Wednesday nights at 8/7C. WWE Main Event will debut on October 3, 2012, and feature WWE Superstars and Divas from the rosters of Monday Night Raw and Friday Night SmackDown. The new show will be available in 100 million U.S. television households on ION Television, a top-rated general entertainment network that features a broadRead More
Jim Ross is back with another blog update. Here are a few highlights. Possibly being called up for 1000th episode of Raw: WWE is approaching the 1000th episode of Monday night Raw in St. Louis on July 23. I’ve got to believe that this will be a hot ticket in St. L. I’ve cleared my calendar in case I’m called upon to be a part of the festivities. The best years of my WWE career were spent doing the live, Monday Night Raw broadcasts when, often times, the chips wereRead More

Posted On June 18, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Official Press Release On Cyndi Lauper Appearing On WWE RAW

WWE issued the following press release: POP ICON CYNDI LAUPER TO GUEST STAR ON MONDAY NIGHT RAW AT 9 PM ON USA NETWORK Singer, songwriter and actress Cyndi Lauper is coming back to WWE. She will guest-star on Monday Night Raw live on USA Network from Nassau Coliseum in New York, N.Y. on June 18. Cyndi is no stranger to WWE as she appeared at WrestleMania I standing in Hall of Famer Wendi Richter’s corner and serving as her manager. Wendi even utilized Cyndi’s mega hit “Girls Just Want toRead More

Posted On June 15, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Brock Lesnar vs. Frank Mir In WWE?, Final WWE THQ Game Rumors

- In a recent interview with The Chronicle Journal, Frank Mir said he wouldn’t be opposed to going into wrestling. “Not opposed to the idea,” Mir said. “I can’t do a back flip or anything.” This is leading to speculation suggesting that he could go to WWE to face Brock Lesnar. The two have split two fights in the UFC, setting up a Brock Lesnar vs. Frank Mir trilogy after all. – THQ has issued a statement denying rumors that they are working on their final WWE game. The licensingRead More

Posted On June 12, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

JR On Vince-Hornswoggle Segment, Vader’s Return, & More

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is back with his latest blog. Here are some highlights: The Hornswoggle – Vince McMahon segment on RAW: ‘Jim Ross’ Trending on Twitter during Raw was a surprise. The Hornswoggle/Mr. McMahon skit impersonating yours truly must have struck a nerve with some folks. The Boss and ‘Swoggle made for a comedic pair. Sell ‘da Sauce! Three hour RAWs: Three hour TV shows are daunting and must be approached with extensive, long term planning and preparation. I enjoyed many elements of Monday Night Raw butRead More
- Benicio Salazar, who had been appearing in Florida Championship Wrestling as a masked character, is now pictured on FCWWrestling.info without a mask. His bio, however, was not modified. “I have spent much time scouting the superstars of FCW,” Salazar explained through a translator. “My true identity will NEVER be revealed and the fact that I will become the next big FCW attraction is all my opponents need to know.” – Booker T talks about his most memorable moment from Raw, which was his match against Buff Bagwell in theRead More

Posted On May 17, 2012By Steven PachecoIn Columns

One Count Kickout – Ratings Sinking? Add Another Hour!

Follow @OneCountKickout Like The OneCountKickout on Facebook! The news is all over every site already.  WWE has announced that beginning with it’s 1000th episode of Monday Night Raw, airing on July 23rd, Monday Night Raw will permanently switch to a three hour format.  Yes, Gilligan, a three hour format. You’ve got to hand it to Vince McMahon.  When demand for his show is slowly sinking, and ratings are mirroring an arythmic heart, he has found the solution:  More is more!  For all that 12-17 demographic whose attention they can’t holdRead More

Posted On May 5, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Details On WWE WrestleMania 28 DVD & Blu-ray; Tuesday Release

WWE will release “WWE: WrestleMania XXVIII” on DVD and Blu-ray this Tuesday, May 8. Amazon are currently offering a 43% discount on the DVD, saving $14.96 and eligible for free Super Saver Shipping. You can order and view the DVD/Blu-ray box cover art by clicking here. Below are full details for the DVD and Blu-ray: ONCE IN A LIFETIME: The two biggest Superstars of their generation, The Rock and John Cena, collide in the most anticipated match in WWE history, an epic confrontation that will define the legacies of theseRead More
The latest on Brock Lesnar flipping out after WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view this past Sunday night, is that although he did cause a genuine tantrum, some of it was fixed. How much of it was real and how much of it was a way to convince the other wrestlers that him losing to John Cena was the right call, depends on who you ask. According to the Wrestling Observer, at least part of the tantrum, and maybe most of it was a work for the wrestlers. There were several thingsRead More

Posted On April 30, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Hypes Angle With Triple H, Laurinaitis & Lesnar On Raw

As noted before, Triple H will be appearing on RAW tonight for an angle with John Laurinaitis. WWE’s website has a new article up looking at Brock Lesnar’s demands from last week. They tease an altercation on tonight’s RAW Supershow: “Whether Laurinaitis will acquiesce to Lesnar’s demands remains to be seen. It is unclear whether Laurinaitis even has the authority to grant the former three-time WWE Champion with a pay raise or exclusive use of WWE Chairman Mr. McMahon’s private jet – not to mention Lesnar’s unprecedented requirement that WWE’sRead 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 PWMania.com StaffIn News

Full Content For WWE WrestleMania 28 DVD & Blu-ray Revealed

Shock Entertainment released the full content for WWE WrestleMania 28 on DVD and Blu-ray. You can pre-order either edition at this link. Below are full details for the DVD and Blu-ray: ONCE IN A LIFETIME: The two biggest Superstars of their generation, The Rock and John Cena, collide in the most anticipated match in WWE history, an epic confrontation that will define the legacies of these two icons. Plus, the men that have defined the WWE for 2 decades will battle in the nightmarish prison they helped immortalize, Hell inRead More

Posted On April 10, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

EW Picks Up On Stooges At Raw, Ambrose Meets WWE Doctors

- Entertainment Weekly picked up on the bad crowd reaction that The Three Stooges received on RAW last night. From EW.com: “Remember that classic Three Stooges episode where Curley dressed up as Hulk Hogan? No? Well, neither did the fans at the Verizon Center in Washington for WWE’s Monday Night Raw. The new Stooges got slap-happy for the crowd, but the audience response was one of general perplexity. Even when Curly (Will Sasso) came out dressed as Hulk Hogan and the Hulkster himself became a huckster for the film, whichRead More

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

JR Speaks On The Rock-John Cena, Undertaker’s Streak, Y2J & Punk

Jim Ross is back with his latest blog over at JRsbarbq.com. Here are some highlights: WWE developmental: “I’d expect that WWE will ‘call up’ several deserving talents sometime after WM28 and it will be interesting to see how these talents are introduced to the mass, TV audience and how said talents respond to their new found opportunities and the pressure that they will discover at the next level. Several talents are fundamentally ready for the chance of a lifetime but none are as good as they should aspire to be.Read More
– Eve Torres posted a blog on her official website saying she plays a character on WWE programming. “I know all of you have been tuning into Monday Night Raw every Monday on USA, but here is a brief recap of some of the recent developments in my character,” she wrote. “How can anyone blame me for my actions?? This is the beginning of a new era for Eve Torres, and I don’t regret a thing!” Kelly Kelly responded to her post via Twitter, “So you really don’t use people?Read More

Posted On February 28, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Gail Kim Says WWE Environment Was Disrespectful To Women

Gail Kim clarified her exit from WWE last year in an interview with Schema Magazine. When asked if controversially eliminated herself from the Divas Battle Royal on the August 1, 2011 episode of Monday Night Raw was out of frustration of not being showcased enough on television, she responded, “I’ve talked about this many times up to this point, which I don’t mind but I think the fans and myself have moved on from this topic. To clarify, that was not the reason why, there were many reasons why includingRead More

Posted On February 21, 2012By Steven PachecoIn Columns

One Count Kickout – Heartbroken: John Cena

Follow @OneCountKickout on Twitter Like the One Count Kickout on Facebook And I’m here to remind you Rocky of the mess you left when you went away It’s not fair to deny me of the cross I bear that you gave to me You, you, you oughta know… ‘Cause the joke that you laid on the bed that was me And I’m not gonna fade as soon as you close your eyes, and you know it And every time I scratch my nails down someone else’s back I hope youRead More

Posted On February 7, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

John Laurinaitis’ Fate As WWE Raw GM Revealed

WWE’s website wrote the following this morning in regards to the John Laurinaitis storyline from RAW: “Following John Laurinaitis’ presentation on Monday, the WWE Board of Directors has decided that the Executive Vice President of Talent Relations will remain as Interim General Manager of Monday Night Raw. “Read More