New York City Tag

Posted On March 30, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WrestleMania Press Conference News, Austin Interview (Video)

- Vince McMahon did not appear at the WrestleMania 27 press conference in New York City this morning, something he usually takes part in. A reader in attendance noted that John Cena was hit with lots of “Cena sucks” and “same old shit” chants from the crowd while The Rock received a huge reaction. Snooki asked to take a photo with both Rock and Cena, which led to the two facing off. – Devin sent the following: WWE is holding an event on July 29th, 2011 at the Civic CenterRead More

Posted On March 30, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Full Coverage From Wrestlemania 27 Press Conference With Photos

The official WWE Wrestlemania Twitter account located at twitter.com/wrestlemaniaTweeted live updates from today’s Wrestlemania press conference from the Hard Rock Cafe in New York City. Rather than making you go to Twitter to decipher the updates, I have posted them below with links to pictures: Check out the thousands (…and THOUSANDS) of @WWEUniverse members outside the Hard Rock! http://ow.ly/i/9JKR We’re set up inside the Hard Rock for today’s @WrestleMania press conf! http://ow.ly/i/9JLm The media is here… The @WWEUniverse is here! http://ow.ly/i/9JMd & http://ow.ly/i/9JMh Almost time to kick it off… “Can I have yourRead More

Posted On March 30, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Wrestlemania XXVII Press Conference Today In New York City

WWE is holding a Wrestlemania XXVII press conference today at the Hard Rock Cafe in New York City. The Rock just appeared to fans waiting outside and Snooki is scheduled as well as all the top names on the card. The official WWE website will upload footage from the event with interviews but if you attend feel free to send us a report.Read More
– It was announced at last night’s Raw live event at Madison Square Garden in New York City that the 2011 Survivor Series would take place at the venue on November 20. — Evan Bourne celebrated his 28th birthday yesterday. — Sunny made a surprise appearance at last night’s Raw live event at Madison Square Garden in New York City as the 2011 WWE Hall of Famer was the special guest referee for a tag team match pitting Kelly Kelly and Eve vs. The Bella Twins. The twin duo attackedRead More
On the same day two weeks ago (January 12) that UFC President Dana White shot down online rumors of Brock Lesnar appearing at WrestleMania XXVII in Atlanta, Georgia, he met with Vince McMahon in New York City. It was largely assumed that McMahon would make a proposition for Lesnar to appear at WrestleMania XXVII. It is said that while their encounter was cordial, nothing changed regarding the former WWE Champion appearing at the annual pay-per-view spectacular. Of those talked to regarding the matter, no one within WWE believes Lesnar willRead More

Posted On January 11, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Triple H Movie Release Date, Update On Former WWE Announcer

– The upcoming WWE Studios release The Chaperone starring Triple H is slated for a short theatrical release starting the weekend of February 18th. The film will be released on DVD and Blu-Ray on March 8th. This is the same strategy WWE went with for Big Show’s “Knucklehead” movie, with a limited release prior to the DVD release. — Former WWE announcer and longtime New York City radio DJ Todd Pettingill is among the top ten finalists for a male co-host spot on Live with Regis & Kelly. For moreRead More

Posted On January 10, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

Tommy Dreamer Misses Genesis PPV, TNA In NYC News

– Tommy Dreamer is not on hand for tonight’s Genesis, which is apparently the first television taping he’s missed since joining the organization in June. It’s considered a surprise that he missed the show because he’s been working as a producer and has been involved in all of the company’s production meetings in recent months. — There are tentative plans for a TNA live event in New York City in March.Read More

Posted On December 31, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Prematurely Posts SmackDown, Ashley Massaro Update

– WWE posted tonight’s episode of SmackDown prematurely as it was available for viewing for a few hours today on YouTube prior to its national airing on Syfy. The video has since been set to private. — Konnan indicated in a recent radio interview in Mexico that he’s interested in bringing Jeff Hardy, Matt Hardy, Booker T, Carlito and Big Daddy V to AAA for big events in 2011. — 2005 Diva Search winner Ashley Massaro has resurfaced online as she has launched accounts on Twitter and Facebook. She explainedRead More

Posted On December 27, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

Update On The Great Khali, WWE Returning To MSG, Book Kaval

– Low Ki, formerly known as Kaval in WWE, is now accepting independent bookings via bookinglowki@gmail.com. — A Raw live event has been announced for Saturday, Mar. 19 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. — Vince McMahon and John Laurinaitis, who rarely attend live events, were backstage at last night’s Raw show in New York City. — The Great Khali is among the final five contestants on India’s reality television program Bigg Boss. The show is patterned after Big Brother. View *RARE* photo of Giant Gonzalez facing HulkRead More

Posted On November 25, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Update On Bret Hart’s WWE Contract Status & Future

For those wondering about the status of WWE Hall of Famer Bret Hart, we can report that his WWE contract recently expired. The feeling within WWE is that it does not make sense to use Hart unless there is something “major” for him to do, so don’t expect him to appear on WWE television any time soon. If something does come up, there is always the option of signing him to another short-term deal. Hart remains on very good terms with WWE and him not appearing on television is notRead More

Posted On October 7, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

Chris Jericho Added To Ringside Fest In New York City

It was announced Wednesday that Chris Jericho has been added to Ringside Fest 2010, which takes place on Saturday, October 30th at Caroline’s on Broadway in Times Square, New York City. CHRIS JERICHO ADDED TO RINGSIDE FEST IN NYC! NEW YORK, NY – Six time World Champion and WWE Superstar Chris Jericho will be appearing at Ringside Fest 2010 on Saturday, October 30th at Caroline’s on Broadway in Times Square, New York City! Ringside Collectibles is thrilled to have the Ayatollah of Rock ‘n’ Rolla making an appearance at theRead More

Posted On October 5, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Elimination Chamber 2011 Location Revealed

WWE announced the location of the upcoming “Elimination Chamber” pay-per view during Raw on The Score on Monday night. The February 27, 2011-scheduled “Elimination Chamber” show will emanate from New York City, although the specific venue was never announced. It will likely not be Madison Square Garden, as the NHL’s New York Rangers have a home game scheduled on the same 2/27 date.Read More

Posted On October 4, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Announces Post-Christmas Return To MSG In NYC

WWE’s next trip to Madison Square Garden in New York City will take place on December 26th, the night after Christmas, with a Raw-brand live event. WWE last visited the infamous MSG a few weeks ago for their special “Bret Hart Appreciation Night” themed event, which featured Hart performing in the ring.Read More

Posted On September 26, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

New X Division Champion Crowned, Impact & Reaction Ratings

– Jay Lethal reclaimed the X Division Championship at last night’s TNA Wrestling’s live event in Rahway, New Jersey. Amazing Red won the title Thursday night in his hometown of New York City. Lethal won it back Saturday in his home area. — Thursday’s episode of iMPACT! scored a 1.01 cable rating, down nearly 10.0 percent from the previous week’s 1.12 figure. Overall, the show drew 1,299,000 viewers. — The ReACTION episode following iMPACT! scored series-low viewership; a 0.53 cable rating, with 638,000 viewers. The previous viewership low took placeRead More