NXT Tag

- Amidst rumors that WWE released Kharma after their official Twitter feed moved her profile to its list of Alumni on Thursday, TMZ.com reporter Ryan Satin says she has been let go by the sports entertainment organization. He wrote on Twitter Thursday evening, “A source close to Kharma tells me the rumors are true and she was indeed released from WWE today. Dumbest WWE release in SOOO LONG!!!” Wrestling Observer editor Dave Meltzer addressed Satin’s claim on the F4WOnline.com message forum and stated that WWE had planned to finalize herRead More

Posted On July 11, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

WWE May Crown A New NXT Champion With A Tournament

WWE will tape more episodes of the new NXT this Thursday night at Full Sail University in Florida. In his latest blog on jrsbarbq.com, NXT announcer Jim Ross says there is talk of having a tournament to crown the first-ever WWE NXT Champion. Ross wrote: “There is talk of having a tournament to crown a NXT Champion which, if and when it is held, could create some amazing opportunities for several young athletes looking to get noticed with the hopes of making it to a Raw or Smackdown WWE roster.”Read More

Posted On July 11, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

Backstage News On X-Pac Appearing At The 1,000th WWE RAW

It is being reported that Sean Waltman is unlikely to appear at the 1,000th RAW. Two sources within the company say that Waltman is considered to be a serious liability for several reasons and his chances of being used are “slim to none.” One source said that Waltman showed up uninvited to the NXT tapings at Full Sail University and began giving unsolicited advice to the talent. “He was browbeating the talent,” the source said, “and you just can’t show up without an invitation and do that crap.” He wasRead More
- WWE Legend Jake “The Snake” Roberts is taking wrestling bookings as well as commercial work and seminars. E-mail Shannon at farmgirl@atlantic.net for more information. – Former WWE personality Mike Adamle has apparently disappeared. Adamle hasn’t been on the air for his job with NBC’s Chicago affiliate since May 14th and nobody is giving a reason why, besides he’s taking personal time off and will be back in a few weeks. For three months, Adamle disappeared a few years ago from his job with the ABC affiliate but returned laterRead More
- Here is the content listings for the WWE Superstar Collection DVD’s on Sheamus and Daniel Bryan. Both single-disc DVD’s hit stores on August 7th. WWE Superstar Collection: Daniel Bryan * Daniel Bryan vs. Chris Jericho – NXT, 2/23/2010 * Daniel Bryan & The Miz – a look back at their relationship on NXT * Daniel Bryan vs. The Miz, WWE US Title Match – Night of Champions 2010 * SmackDown Money in the Bank Ladder Match 2011 * Daniel Bryan vs. Mark Henry – SmackDown 2011 * Daniel BryanRead More
- There are people in WWE hoping for Ric Flair to be named the permanent General Manager on the 1,000th RAW episode later this month but because of the status of TNA’s lawsuit against WWE for alleged contract tampering, it’s a long shot at the moment. – The Brighthouse network in Florida has three more Florida Championship Wrestling TV shows to air so the new WWE NXT will begin airing there in HD on July 22nd. The new timeslot will be Sundays at 6pm with replays on Thursdays at 11pm.Read More

Posted On June 29, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Maxine Confirms Departure From WWE, Not Wrestling Again

Maxine confirmed rumors of her departure from WWE via Twitter Friday. “We have come to terms on my release. Its been a ride I want to thank WWE for the experience and understanding on my feelings,” Maxine wrote. “Its not easy saying goodbye. But there are other options at wich I can do. To my fans you may not see me on the WWE screen but on another(;.” She continues, “I want to do nothing but get the real chance to entertain all of you…sometimes you have to make thatRead More
Terry Anderson, who has worked as a seamstress and costume designer for WWE since 1989, confirmed online reports that Maxine has quit the sports entertainment organization. Anderson joyfully teased a WWE departure Tuesday evening via Twitter, writing, “Yes yes yes …so happy a certain person will no longer be with WWE.” She was than asked whether the person in question was Randy Orton, who is currently serving a sixty-day suspension for his second violation of the Talent Wellness Program. She responded “nope.” When asked of the individual again, she responded,Read More

Posted On June 28, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Diva Reportedly Gone From The Company

WWE diva Maxine has reportedly quit WWE, according to a report at PWInsider.com. “Stuck” at NXT, Maxine became frustrated with her lack of advancement and decide to move on to other projects. Maxine was signed to a developmental deal in 2009 and has wrestled mostly in NXT. She competed in the Divas battle royal on Monday’s Raw.Read More

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

Press Release: Funkasaurus Brodus Clay Comes To Melbourne

FCW Wrestling sent PWMania.com the following: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: ** FUNKASAURUS BRODUS CLAY COMES TO MELBOURNE** Melbourne, Fl – June 26, 2012 Monday Night Raw Superstar Brodus Clay comes to the Melbourne Auditorium this Friday night, June 29th as part of the FCW Summer Slamarama Tour, The Funkasaurus will be signing autographs and taking pictures with fans. Along with Brodus Clay, Naomi and Cameron, the Superstars of NXT and FCW will also be live in action! Melbourne fans will also be treated to fan giveaways, games, prizes, and a Diva’sRead More

Posted On June 23, 2012By Adam HopsonIn Columns

Adzop: On the Positive Side…

WWE has been a big part of my life for 20 years. I have always watched it and I probably always will. There are things that I love about WWE, and there are things that truly frustrate me about it. This has become increasingly apparent in recent times. I’ve been writing columns on the web for a few years now, and I have come to realise that many of my most recent columns have been largely filled with complaints, rather than excitement and happiness. I understand that nobody really wantsRead More
- As seen on the first episode of WWE NXT season 6, Jim Ross acted as announcer for more than just the main events. On Twitter, JR clarified his NXT role: “I’m on all the 1st four episodes of new NXT from open until close and do the main events only, as I understand it, going forward.” – The finishing move that Ryback has been using to put his victims away is being called Shell Shocked.Read More
- Chris Jericho continued his suspension countdown on Twitter this morning, tweeting, “Willie Aames and Adam Rich were the stars of 70s sitcom “8 Is Enough.” Whatever happened to them? #datedreference” – Jim Ross commented on Twitter about last night’s WWE NXT tapings at Full Sail University, tweeting, “Enjoyed working w/ @RealKingRegal & Byron Saxton on NXT. I appeared on each show and helped w/ the main events. Back in Orlando July 12.” – Triple H appeared before the live crowd at last night’s WWE NXT tapings from Full SailRead More

Posted On June 14, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

WWE NXT: Redemption Ends; William Regal Comments, NXT Future

- WWE wrapped up the NXT: Redemption season with Wednesday’s show. The new season of NXT, which was filmed at Full Sail University recently, will debut next week on WWE’s website. No word yet what WWE will tape next Tuesday night before SmackDown. – William Regal wrote the following on Twitter about the season ending: “I’d like to thank everyone involved in NXT redemption.Its been a great learning experience for me.Thanks to Todd,Jack,Josh and Matt for putting up with my nonsense.To all the young superstars I hope you learned fromRead More

Posted On June 13, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

Final Episode Of NXT, WrestleMania 28 DVD Sales, John Cena

- John Cena will be making an appearance at Wizard World Chicago Comic Con on August 9th. – WWE’s WrestleMania 28 DVD sold 53,000 units for $907,000 and was No. 16 in its first week of release. – It is believed that the NXT tapings last night in Manchester, NH will be the final episode before the debut of the all-new NXT, which would start the tapings from Full Sail University. (Source: F4WOnline.com)Read More
Barrett Barrage

Posted On June 13, 2012By Eric MartinezIn Columns

Why Wade Barrett Has The Tools To Be A Main Eventer

On the 16th of February in 2010, the WWE Fans saw the debut of one Wade Barrett on their television screen. Mr. Barrett would be put on the WWE’s newest creation: NXT, a competition for a “rookie” to receive a WWE contract. Barrett would go on to win the first ever season of NXT and would go on to lead the Nexus…but that’s another story to tell. Barrett would distinguish himself on NXT and his subsequent time on RAW and later Smackdown. I am here today to present the reasonsRead More
- Tonight’s WWE SmackDown tapings take place from Manchester, New Hampshire at the Verizon Wireless Arena. Confirmed for tonight’s show is CM Punk and Sheamus vs. Daniel Bryan and Dolph Ziggler in the main event. John Cena will also be appearing tonight, likely just in the dark main event where he is advertised to face Big Show and John Laurinaitis in a handicap match. Triple H is also advertised for an appearance tonight. WWE will also tape week 67 of the current NXT tonight. – Dolph Ziggler wrote the followingRead More

Posted On June 8, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jim Ross Blogs About Last Night’s Final FCW TV Tapings

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is back with another blog update, which you can read in its entirety at JRsBarBQ.com. Here are some highlights of what JR wrote about last night’s final Florida Championship Wrestling television tapings: “The atmosphere Thursday night at the last FCW TV taping was intimate and exciting from the sell out, turn away crowd .. I had a blast blast broadcasting w/ WWE HOFer Dusty Rhodes as you will hear if you are able to assess the show which many watch on You Tube.” “LotsRead More

Posted On June 8, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News, News

Press Release: Summer Slamarama Tour Kicks off Today

FCW Wrestling sent PWMania.com the following today: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: **FCW Wrestling Kicks-Off 2012 in Palatka ** Brooksville, Fl – January 4, 2012 FCW kicks off its biggest tour ever, Summer Slamarama Tour this weekend! The tour with 39 dates already scheduled, including ten first time venues, and will feature special surprise guest appearances. Some guests already set to appear are WWE Superstar Brodus Clay with Cameron and Naomi (June 29th) and the WWE Tag Team Champions R Truth and Kofi Kingston (July 13th). Each date will feature the SuperstarsRead More