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Posted On June 26, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

New GM On 1000th RAW, Afa At FCW, ECW DVD News, Brodus Clay

- WWE has announced that they will appoint a permanent General Manager of RAW and SmackDown during the 1,000th RAW episode on July 23rd. – WWE Hall of Famer Afa will be the special guest at FCW this week, helping to train talents. – Joey Styles wrote on Twitter that WWE won’t be releasing an ECW Unreleased Volume 2 DVD and Blu-ray without great sales for the ECW Unreleased Volume 1 that was released several weeks back. – As noted, Brodus Clay, Naomi and Cameron will be appearing at theRead More
Tommy Dreamer will be launching his “House of Hardcore” promotion on October 6th from the Mid-Hudson Civic Center in Poughkeepsie, New York. Dreamer has talked privately of running shows but has wanted the time and circumstances to be right. The name of the promotion is the same as the former ECW training school. Below is Dreamer’s official announcement:Read More

Posted On June 22, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

No Way Out DVD Cover, Mark Henry, Miz & Wade Barrett Updates

- Mark Henry says he is still dieting and working on returning to the ring. He wrote on Twitter, “I’ve been quiet because I’m hungry as hell from this diet. I only leave my house to get therapy and training. Tryin to come back.” – The Miz just wrapped week 2 of filming for WWE’s The Marine: Homefront. He should be back to action for WWE in less than a month. – Wade Barrett is headed to New York this weekend to continue filming for WWE Studios’ Dead Man Down,Read More
- WWE are bringing back former General Managers for RAW and SmackDown while the Board of Directors finds permanent replacements. Some of the names that potentially could be used for the role include Steve Austin, Vince McMahon, Stephanie McMahon, Jonathan Coachman, Mike Adamle, Bret Hart, Vickie Guerrero, William Regal and the Anonymous General Manager. – The WWE crews driving from New York to Baltimore for tonight’s SmackDown tapings ran into major traffic problems on the New Jersey Turnpike. Natalya wrote that it took her 6 hours to make the trip.Read More

Posted On June 19, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

CM Punk Addresses Haters, Unhappy Zack Ryder, Hawkins & Reks

- WWE Champion CM Punk went onto Twitter to address his haters. He posted, “Haters are my favorite. I’ve built an empire with the bricks they’ve thrown at me. Keep on hatin’…” – Zack Ryder noted on Twitter that he wrestled a match for this week’s WWE Superstars prior to Monday’s RAW, “Just had a match…on Superstars. #RyderOrRiot.” He went on to later tweet, “Hey @WWE…main event of Raw…”We Want Ryder!” #WWWYKI.” Ryder added he wasn’t featured on RAW and commented on what happened after the show went off-air, “SoRead More

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

Ambrose Works Another Dark Match, Meet Kofi & R-Truth, Superstars

- Dean Ambrose wrestled yet another dark match at prior to tonight’s RAW taping, defeating a local wrestler, Mike Kincaid. – You can meet Kofi Kingston and R-Truth at Glenbrook Dodge located at 100 West Coliseum Blvd in Fort Wayne from 11am-12noon on Monday, June 25. – WWE taped Curt Hawkins & Tyler Reks vs. Tyson Kidd & Justin Gabriel, and Drew McIntyre vs. Zack Ryder as part of the Raw portion of this week’s WWE Superstars from the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York.Read More

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

*Spoilers* WWE Superstars Taping Results For 6/21

WWE taped the Raw portion of this week’s WWE Superstars tonight from the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. Below are full results: Dark Match * Dean Ambrose defeated Mike Kincaid via submission. Kincaid was billed as being from Long Island. WWE Superstars * Tyson Kidd & Justin Gabriel defeated Curt Hawkins and Tyler Reks via pinfall. Crowd was hot for this match, Kidd and Gabriel were very over. There are tons of “YES!” chants, Daniel Bryan is insanely over with this crowd. * Zack Ryder defeated Drew McIntyre withRead More

Posted On June 18, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

Confirmed For Tonight’s WWE RAW Supershow; Triple H & More

Tonight’s WWE RAW Supershow will take place from the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Long Island, New York. Confirmed for tonight’s show is the fallout from No Way Out with John Laurinaitis getting fired. Triple H is advertised to appear on tonight’s show. WWE will be bringing back another Legend for tonight’s show to hype the 1,000th RAW in July. Last week’s Legend was Vader. It was previously announced that Grammy Award winner and former WrestleMania celebrity Cyndi Lauper will be guest hosting tonight’s show. WWE is teasing the followingRead More
- Word going around WWE is that a lot of the RAW stars will be booked for SmackDown tapings going forward as the company needs all hands on deck due to the depth issues with the roster. The fear among the talents is all the pushing to get them to work more often is going to lead to fatigue and injuries. Another topic of conversation is how hard John Cena and CM Punk are working as they also do media appearances on top of everything else WWE asks of them.Read More
– On Twitter, Hulk Hogan posted the following fan message Friday: “@HulkHogan Hey hulk I went ballsdeep on Brooke!Could I get a retweet!” Meanwhile, former TNA Knockout Daffney has continued retweeting anti-Brooke messages on hers, including “I heard Dixie replaced (Alissa Flash), (Awesome Kong), (Daffney) and (Roxxi) w/Brooke Hogan. Talk about trading in 4 Porsche’s for a Pinto” and “Brooke Hogan looks like a man in drag.” — SoCal Val, Daffney, Crystal Louthan and Leticia Cline are advertised to appear at Sign of the Times on Saturday, June 23 atRead More

Posted On May 23, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Details On Brooke Hogan’s Thursday Media Blitz Promoting TNA

TNA Wrestling announced the following: Brooke Hogan is heading to New York for a media tour to promote her addition to IMPACT WRESTLING. Brooke will be the Executive in Charge of the female wrestling division, The Knockouts. Brooke will also promote IMPACT WRESTLING’s move to 8PM and that the series will telecast LIVE for the summer starting Thursday, May 31. TNA’s 10th anniversary SLAMMIVERSARY pay-per-view-event is set for June 10th in Dallas, Texas. Catch Brooke on Thursday on the following shows: Fox & Friends (Fox News Channel 8-9am ET) InsideRead More
– WWE.com has shortened Lord Tensai’s name as he is now simply being referred to as Tensai. This is not the only character tweak as last week during his match against Tyson Kidd on WWE Superstars, he appeared sans robe, shoved Sakamoto and competed more aggressively. — Mick Foley is advertised for Wednesday’s SmackDown live event in Poughkeepsie, New York as he will appear as the guest referee for World Heavyweight Champion Match between Sheamus, Daniel Bryan and Alberto Del Rio. Also advertised is a No Holds Barred Match betweenRead More

Posted On May 19, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Films At Rancid Concert, Christian-FCW, Bobby Heenan

- WWE camera crews were filming at last night’s Rancid concert in Albany, New York. WWE Champion CM Punk was in attendance and Lars Frederiksen dedicated a song to him before Punk joined the band on stage to sing. The footage will be used on Punk’s upcoming DVD. – Christian appeared before last night’s FCW show in Orlando, Florida but did not appear during the show as some WWE talents do when they’re at developmental. The main event last night was a star-studded bout with FCW Champion Seth Rollins defeatingRead More

Posted On May 16, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News, News

Kevin Nash & X-Pac Appearance, Konnan On Twitter, Warrior

– Kevin Nash and Sean “X-Pac” Waltman will appear at Center Island Sports 101 Union Ave. Ronkonkoma, New York on Saturday, June 2 beginning at 6:30 p.m. A wrestling show follows nearby at 8:00 p.m. — Former WWE Superstars MVP and Chavo Guerrero have confirmed that lucha legend Konnan is now on Twitter via twitter.com/Konnan5150. Konnan wrote, “i got to the twitter party late but i am finally here….No looking back now, looking forward to hooking up with old and new friends…Peace.” — The Ultimate Warrior is hosting a seminarRead More
– WrestlingFigs.com says Santino Marella and Hornswoggle will appear at Steiner Sports Store in the Roosevelt Field Mall 630 Old Country Rd. Garden City, New York on Saturday, June 16 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Call 516-739-0580 for event information. — A shot of John Cena appearing dejected immediately following his loss to The Rock at WrestleMania XXVIII is featured on the cover of the latest issue of The Wrestler. — Advertising for WWE No Way Out at IZOD Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, June 17 isRead More
- Mick Foley was the special ringside enforcer for last night’s CM Punk vs. Chris Jericho match at the RAW live event in Rochester, New York. Foley ended up getting involved and giving Mr. Socko to Jericho. After the match, Punk cut a promo for the fans before giving the mic to Foley. Foley talked about how the 14-hour round-trip was worth it to make one fan’s dreams come true of meeting the WWE Superstars. Foley pointed the fan out and threw Socko to him. Foley tweeted the following afterRead More
– Pro Wrestling Torch reports that during an autograph session Saturday afternoon at Delaware Army National Guard, WWE Intercontinental champion Cody Rhodes teased that he may be jumping ship to the Raw brand when WWE holds their annual Draft. — WWE Magazine has released a limited edition “2012 Roster” issue featuring profiles and pictures of all of the WWE Superstars. — Trendrr.TV reports that last night’s episode of WWE SmackDown saw a slight increase in social media activity with a score of 53,839. Last week’s show scored 50,470. — TheRead More

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

Mason Ryan Back With Ziggler, Ambrose vs. Ryder, Phoenix, More

- The RAW live event in Glens Falls, New York last night was a sell-out. There was no appearance from hometown hero Hacksaw Jim Duggan. – Beth Phoenix was back in action at last night’s event in Glens Falls, losing to WWE Divas Champion Layla. – Dean Ambrose lost to Zack Ryder by DQ at last night’s RAW live event. Ambrose was disqualified after he exposed one of the turnbuckles and used it against Ryder. – After Mason Ryan has appeared on RAW and SmackDown this week with Abraham Washington’sRead More

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

WWE’s Next Three-Hour Raw, Foley Working Raw Event, Regal

- Eight-man tag action with John Cena, CM Punk, Sheamus and Randy Orton vs. Lord Tensai, Kane, Alberto Del Rio and Daniel Bryan is being advertised for the next three-hour RAW Supershow on June 11th from the XL Center in Hartford, Connecticut. – Mick Foley will be working as the special enforcer for the CM Punk vs. Chris Jericho No DQ WWE Title match at the RAW live event in Rochester, New York this Sunday. Foley isn’t booked for any other WWE events over the weekend. – WWE Hall ofRead More