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Posted On October 20, 2011By StaffIn News

Perks Of CM Punk’s New Contract, Live SmackDown News & More

- Superstars from both RAW and SmackDown will be appearing at next Tuesday’s WWE SmackDown tapings from Houston, Texas. – As previously reported, WWE will be airing another live episode of WWE SmackDown on Tuesday, November 29th from Charlotte, North Carolina. The show will replay several days later in SmackDown’s usual Friday night timeslot. The last time WWE aired a live SmackDown on a Tuesday night, the show did its best ratings in years – and this upcoming live Tuesday SmackDown is another experiment to see whether the show shouldRead More

Posted On October 14, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

SmackDown Live Special Announced, Rey Mysterio Injury Update

– Syfy and WWE announced Friday that the next WWE SuperSmackDown Live special will air Tuesday, November 29 at 8PM/ET. The special, which takes place at the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, North Carolina, will re-air in Smackdown‘s regular time slot on Friday, December 2 from 8-10PM (ET/PT). — Rey Mysterio, who recently underwent two surgical procedures to repair his badly damaged knee, posted an update on his health Friday. He wrote on Twitter, “Stitches r out & therapy is going well! Slow healing procedure but want to makeRead More

Posted On October 6, 2011By StaffIn News

Date & Location Revealed For This Year’s Tribute To The Troops

WWE will be taping the Tribute To The Troops Special on Sunday, December 11th, 2011 at the Crown Coliseum in Fayetteville, North Carolina.Read More
The following press release was issued regarding a fundraiser being held on behalf of former WWE talent Shane Helms this Wednesday at the Comedy Zone in Charlotte, North Carolina Don’t miss out on Mick Foley’s Hurricane Assist Comedy show. The show is a Fundraiser for a great cause. And with the purchase of a ticket you get to see Mick Foley’s stand-up comedy performance along with comedian J Derrell, and get to participate in a FREE meet and greet with the legendary “Nature Boy” Ric Flair, The Rated R SuperstarRead More

Posted On September 21, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Reby Sky Says She Was Coerced By Police To Implicate Matt Hardy

Matt Hardy’s girlfriend Reby Sky says North Carolina police coerced her into providing evidence against Hardy in order to arrest him last Wednesday. The 25-year-old model tells TMZ officers “intimidated” and “threatened her” in order to gain information on Hardy’s collection of prescription drugs after he was rushed to the hospital for an “adverse drug reaction.” Her information to police was enough to obtain a search warrant, which led to Hardy’s arrest. Sky returned home from the hospital to find police at his house after conducting a raid. She saysRead More

Posted On September 19, 2011By StaffIn News

Matt Hardy’s Girlfriend Reby Sky Arrested For Reckless Driving

According to Mike Aldren of the Wrestling Globe Newsletter and, Reby Sky, Matt Hardy’s girlfriend, was recently arrested on reckless driving, endangering and speeding charges. The report claims Sky will appear in court on November 2 in Carthage, North Carolina. Sky was previously sentenced to 48 hours of community service in 2008 for past traffic citations.Read More

Posted On September 14, 2011By StaffIn News

Matt Hardy Arrested Again On Charges Of DWI

I am able to confirm that Matt Hardy was arrested once again for Driving While Impaired in Wake County, North Carolina. The only thing I can confirm about the arrest is the arresting officer was M Larson and he is scheduled for a morning court date on November 30, 2011 to respond to the charges. Hardy is already due in court on September 28th to respond to an earlier Driving While Impaired charge and Exceeding Safe Speed in Moore County, North Carolina that led to his release from Impact WrestlingRead More

Posted On September 8, 2011By StaffIn News

Jeff Hardy Going To Jail Update: New Details From Court Today

TNA star Jeff Hardy was back in a Moore County, North Carolina courtroom on Thursday and pleaded guilty to three felony drug charges stemming from his September 2009 arrest. He will serve 10 days in jail, have to pay fine of $100,000 and will be on probation for 30 months. In the event that Hardy violates his probation, he can be sent back to jail. Hardy pleaded guilty to three drug felonies: two counts of Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance and one count of Conspiracy to Traffic in aRead More

Posted On September 8, 2011By StaffIn News

Jeff Hardy Going To Jail After Pleading Guilty To 3 Drug Felonies

TNA star Jeff Hardy was back in a Moore County, North Carolina courtroom on Thursday and pleaded guilty to three felony drug charges, including: * Two counts of intent to distribute a controlled substance * one count of conspiracy to traffic in a compound containing opium. Hardy was sentenced to serve ten days in jail and also fined $100,000. In addition to the fine and jail time he was also sentenced to 30 months probation. In the event that Hardy violates the terms of his probation, he could be sentRead More, a sports and pop culture affiliated with, has published a major expose on Ric Flair comparing him to a real life version of The Wrestler. In the 2008 film, Mickey Rourke plays Randy “The Ram” Robinson, an aging professional wrestler who continues to compete in spite of his failing health in an attempt to cling on to his glory days. In tremendous detail, the article examines the wrestling legend’s personal struggles, financial issues and allegations of physical abuse by his ex-wives. The story states that Flair continues toRead More

Posted On August 24, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Matt Hardy Rushed To Emergency Room, Reports TMZ reports that Matt Hardy was rushed to an emergency room in North Carolina this morning after falling down in his home. Sources close to the wrestling star tell TMZ that he hadn’t been feeling well, however, it’s unclear as to what caused him to fall down. The extent of his injuries are unknown, but he is expected to be released from the hospital tomorrow. On Saturday, Hardy crashed his convertible into a pipe and tree driving between 55 and 70 MPH. He was subsequently arrested and charged with drivingRead More

Posted On August 24, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Update On Hardy’s Phone Number Flap, Girlfriend Comments

The phone number Matt Hardy posted last night on Twitter isn’t his, but rather, is registered to a man that lives near his residence in Cameron, North Carolina. Hardy wrote to Reby Sky, his girlfriend, that his cell phone stopped functioning and for her to call him through his home phone number. Reby, meanwhile, answered numerous queries related to Hardy’s recent troubles on her Formspring account. Will this get Matty to stop tweeting/txting and driving? “I don’t think that’s the problem …” You seriously must have the patience of aRead More

Posted On August 23, 2011By StaffIn News

Matt Hardy Thanks Friends & Fans For Their Support

TNA star Matt Hardy has issued another statement to his fans, following up on Monday’s message where he talked about being “reborn with an absolute pure life force” and feeling the “blood of an angel flowing inside of him” during Saturday’s DWI car crash in North Carolina. Hardy tweeted on Tuesday morning at @MattHardyBrand: “Thx 2 all who have reached out 2 me recently, 167 text message, near 100 emails, 38 voicemails, & 17 missed calls-I’ll return them all. Thx!” “And I couldn’t have made it w/o my loved onesRead More
The Fayetteville Observer has released additional details regarding Matt Hardy’s arrest on Saturday, who was charged with driving while impaired after his car hit a tree in Moore County, North Carolina. According to North Carolina state trooper B.J. Smith, Hardy was not drunk, but “appeared to have taken some type of impairing substance” at the time of his crash and subsequent arrest. Smith adds that Hardy was “traveling more than 55 mph but less than 70 mph” when his Corvette ran off the road and struck a culvert pipe andRead More

Posted On August 22, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Matt Hardy Comments On Arrest, Teases Possible WWE Return

Matt Hardy, who was arrested Saturday in North Carolina for driving while intoxicated, says he is innocent. In response to fans who were discussing his arrest, Hardy wrote on his YouTube channel, “I took a breathalyzer immediately on the spot and it read clean, zero, nothing. Think about peeps! There’s more to this story than meets the eye. MATTHEW” Hardy posted another, longer response regarding the matter, but immediately deleted it. Hardy’s contract with TNA Wrestling was subsequently terminated following his arrest. He hinted on YouTube that a return toRead More
– The August 15 episode of Raw scored a 3.29 cable rating, up from 3.10 the week before. Though the overall rating increased from the prior week, it dropped as the show wore on. The first hour drew a 3.4 before dropping to a 3.18 in the second. Last night’s program averaged 5,055,000 viewers over the course of two hours, up from 4,542,000 viewers. — The August 13 episode of A.M. Raw did a 0.45 cable rating, with 562,000 viewers. The previous week’s show drew a 0.45 cable rating withRead More
Former WWE talent Shane Helms (a/k/a The Hurricane) posted a blog concerning his health following a life threatening motorcycle accident that took place May 5 in North Carolina. “My left foot, which I nearly lost (along with my life) in a motorcycle accident on May 5th of this year, and all 4 plates and 23 screws that now reside within it, is alive and on FIRE at the moment,” Helms wrote. “Being in pain every single second of every single day can wear a man, any man, down. Its mentallyRead More

Posted On July 19, 2011By StaffIn News

Jeff Hardy Court Update, Generation Me’s TNA Departure

- Former TNA champion Jeff Hardy’s is due back in a Moore County, North Carolina court on September 8th – nearly two years after his arrest back on September 11th, 2009. The case has seen countless delay and is believed to be coming to an end. – Former TNA star Max Buck of the Generation Me tag team had this to say about his team’s recent departure from the company: “Simply put: If we weren’t wrestling, we weren’t making money…And a guys gotta eat. Obviously, if you’re a fan ofRead More

Posted On June 27, 2011By StaffIn News

Jeff Hardy Back In Court Today

Jeff Hardy is back in the Superior Court of Moore County, North Carolina today to respond to serious drugs charges from his September 2009 arrest.Read More