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- The WWEShop.com website is selling new “Shawn Michaels Appreciation Night” merchandise, including a t-shirt and a cowboy hat commemorating Monday’s RAW from San Antonio, Texas. Speaking of HBK Appreciation Night, YouTube videos of what happened after the show went off the air have been pulled at the request of WWE. A source we spoke to told us the footage could be included on an upcoming Shawn Michaels DVD. – WWE Hall of Famer Roddy Piper is the latest wrestler to address Kevin Nash’s recent comments about the wrestling industryRead More
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Posted On August 7, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

*Spoilers* Partial WWE Superstars Taping Results For 8/9

WWE taped the Raw portion of this week’s WWE Superstars Monday night from the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. Below are full results: WWE Superstars (Airing Thursday on WWE.com): * WWE United States Champion Santino Marella defeated. Michael McGillicutty * Tensai defeated. Zack RyderRead More
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- Former WWE Champion John “Bradshaw” Layfield teased on Twitter that he will be assuming the SmackDown color commentator chair left by Booker T. He wrote, “I was only debating coming back, not very serious. But after @MichaelCole shows he is still alive and an idiot. I’m coming back! #smackdown.” The esteemed Voice of WWE, Michael Cole, broke his six-month Twitter silence to respond to his former broadcast partner dismissively comparing him to basketball great Michael Jordan’s backup center teammate Will Perdue: “It was jordan and pippen. You got gloryRead More

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

Lesnar Advertised For Another RAW, SummerSlam AXXESS Pre-sale

- Brock Lesnar is scheduled for the August 6th RAW in San Antonio, Texas according to local advertising. The advert promoted Triple H and Shawn Michaels re-uniting for the Shawn Michaels Appreciation Night. Lesnar is also advertised for the August 13th RAW, which will lead into SummerSlam. – The pre-sale code for the 2012 SummerSlam AXXESS in Los Angeles is WWESTAPLES. The pre-sale is currently going on and runs through Friday. Tickets on sale to the public this Saturday.Read More

Posted On June 12, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

CM Punk On Chris Brown, Jericho Continues Countdown, Funaki

- WWE Champion CM Punk appeared on The Bower Show in Connecticut yesterday to promote last night’s RAW Supershow. Punk was asked about the recent Twitter feud with Chris Brown and said he wanted to do a charity match with all the money going to a women’s shelter. When promoting RAW, Punk wasn’t aware that it was a three-hour show. – Chris Jericho continued his suspension countdown on Twitter this morning with some lyrics from Spinal Tap: “”These go to 11″ “Why don’t you just make ten louder and callRead More
- The WWE Raw Supershow on Monday, August 6th, 2012 is being billed as “Shawn Michaels Appreciation Night.” It’s being held at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, which is HBK’s hometown. – As noted earlier, WWE is also advertising a DX reunion with Michaels and Triple H for the 1,000th RAW episode on July 23rd from St. Louis, Missouri.Read More

Posted On February 17, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Knockouts Prevent Year-Low Impact Rating, Shelley On Twitter

– The #1 Contender’s Knockout Battle Royal featuring Angelina Love, Brooke Tessmacher, Madison Rayne, Mickie James, ODB, Rosita, Sarita, Tara, Velvet Sky and Winter prevented Thursday’s Impact Wrestling from garnering the show’s lowest rating of the year as the match outdrew the entire show by a sizable margin. Thursday’s show garnered a 1.06 cable rating off hours of 1.02 and 1.10, flat with last week’s year-low 1.06. The #1 Contender’s Knockout Battle Royal, which kicked off the second hour, surged the rating from a 1.04 to a 1.23—an 18.3 percentRead More

Posted On November 3, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Former WWE Stars Return To OVW, MVP Performs Live, More

– Former WWE star MVP performed his debut single, “Holla to the World, Sunday at an automobile show in San Antonio, Texas. — The Nasty Boys—Brian Knobs and Jerry Sags—have been announced for K & S Wrestlefest. The event takes place Saturday, December 3 at the Ramada Philadelphia Airport 76 Industrial Hwy. Essington, Pennsylvania. — Shelly Martinez and Cliff Compton (a/k/a Domino) were in attendance at Wednesday’s Ohio Valley Wrestling television taping in Louisville, Kentucky. Both wrestlers performed in OVW before being promoted to WWE. Meanwhile, here is Martinez’ latestRead More

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

WWE Championship Match Announced For Vengeance

Alberto Del Rio will defend the WWE Championship against John Cena at WWE Vengeance. WWE Vengeance will take place on Sunday, October 23, 2011 from the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas.Read More

Posted On September 29, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

DX Reunion Advertised For Live Event, Piper Movie Preview & More

- WWE Hall of Famer Roddy Piper’s new movie “Fancypants,” which won “Best Feature” at the Sunscreen Film Festival, will be screening this weekend in Chicago. ‘Fancypants’ is the story of a professional wrestler, ‘Leo the Blue Lion’, who is nearing the end of his career and finds out he has one fan left in an 8-year old boy, who hides a truth that will change Leo’s life forever.” Piper appears as a former professional wrestler turned announcer. The official HD trailer for the movie can be seen on YouTube.com.Read More

Posted On July 21, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

CM Punk Featured On MITB DVD Cover, Batista/Goldberg, More

- WWE Champion CM Punk is featured on the DVD cover for this year’s Money in the Bank pay-per-view. – A wrestling promotion in Kinshasa in The Congo of Africa is advertising a show on October 23rd with Batista, Bill Goldberg, Kurt Angle, Matt Hardy, Jeff Hardy, Team 3D, Nathan Jones, Luke Gallows and MVP. They’re calling the show “Rumble in the Jungle II”, a play off the Muhammad Ali vs. George Foreman fight that took there decades ago. Obviously none of these talents will be appearing on the show.Read More
Information Credit Dave Meltzer – Wrestling Observer –The Dory Funk Jr. return to St. Louis, which if you noticed here, got a ton of local publicity, drew a sellout of 300 fans last night in East Carondelet, IL: (Funking Conservatory Athletes in Bold – Officiating Funking Conservatory Matches, Claudia “The Claw” Reiff) Leo Cristinia b Johnny Romano, Chase King b Wayne Mitchell, LMC & Johnny Courageous b Tony Raze & Max Archer, Jose Salinas b Jayson Falcone, Chris Harges b Waco-DQ, Mad Dog Madetzke b Fuschichu Masuku, Luke Spencer bRead More

Posted On May 17, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* Partial WWE Superstars Taping Results For 5/19

Readers Edward Gonzales and Mercedes Huerta are at the WWE Raw show in San Antonio, Texas. They passed along the results of the WWE Superstars taping. WWE Superstars Santino Marella and Vladimir Kozlov beat Curt Hawkins and Zack Ryder. Santino used The Cobra for a huge pop. Drew McIntyre beat Evan Bourne. A very good match.Read More

Posted On March 31, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

JR On His Role At WrestleMania, HBK, Lawler/Cole Outcome, More

Jim Ross has a new blog entry available on his official website. Below are the highlights: -I have no ‘assignment’ for Sunday but I’m channeling Ricky Vaughn, Charlie Sheen’s character in the film ‘Major League,’ and assuming the role of the relief pitcher while standing by in the bullpen and ready to ‘throw the heater, Ricky’ if needed. -Seeing HBK go into the WWE HOF is going to be particularly gratifying to me. After seeing @ShawnMichaels_ break into the business in Mid South Wrestling, I’ve seen the best and theRead More

Posted On December 27, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

Two Matches Announced For Raw, WWE Returning To San Antonio

– Joey Styles announced two matches for tonight’s Raw on his Twitter account. Jerry Lawler will face The Miz in a non-title match while Randy Orton will square off against Sheamus. — WWE Monday Night Raw on May 16, 2011 will be held at the AT & T Center in San Antonio, Texas. — In today’s birthdays, two-time world champion Bill Goldberg turns 44 while Chyna turns 40. View graphic images of Hulk Hogan’s back ->Read More

Posted On December 22, 2010By Owen PattersonIn News

Shawn Michaels Backstage At SmackDown, Vickie Trending

– Shawn Michaels was backstage at tonight’s SmackDown taping, which took place in his hometown of San Antonio, Texas. He wrote on Twitter: “Great to see everybody today. Great show & all had a blast. Fun just to be a spectator. Merry Christmas to the WWE family.” — For the second consecutive night, the term “Vickie” was a trending topic on Twitter.Read More

Posted On December 21, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Confirmed For Tonight’s WWE Smackdown & NXT

WWE will tape tonight’s WWE NXT, the Smackdown portion of this week’s WWE Superstars and air tonight’s live Smackdown tonight from the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. SmackDown, airing at 9pm on the USA Network, will feature The Miz vs. Randy Orton in a non-title match and John Cena vs. Dolph Ziggler & Vickie Guerrero in a Handicap Match. Tonight’s NXT will begin an hour later than usual, at 11pm EST on WWE’s website, due to the live SmackDown broadcast.Read More

Posted On December 21, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Smackdown Main Event Announced; Cena In Handicap Match

It was announced on this week’s Raw that John Cena will face WWE Intercontinental Champion Dolph Ziggler & Vickie Guerrero in a Handicap Match on this week’s live Smackdown on the USA Network. Smackdown will air live this Tuesday at 9/8 CT on the USA Network as the show will take place from the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas.Read More

Posted On December 17, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Extreme Rules Pre-Sale Code, Live Smackdown News, More

The pre-sale password for WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view on May 1, 2011 in Tampa, Florida is EXTREME. The pre-sale kicked off this morning at 10 AM. The pre-sale password for the WWE Raw house show on March 27, 2011 show in Indianapolis, Indiana is STANDUPWWE. The pre-sale also kicked off at 10 AM today. WWE will be broadcasting next week’s WWE Smackdown live from the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas on Tuesday, December 21st. The show will air live on Tuesday on the USA Network, and will re-air onRead More