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Last Friday, WWE Raw GM AJ Lee did an interview with Chad Dukes of 106.7 The Fan CBS Radio DC and ChadDukesWrestling.com. Here are some highlights of what AJ said about: Transitioning From A Wrestler To An Authority Figure: “I never thought I would open or close Raw and let alone do it multiple times. So it’s very surreal and I appreciate that spot and if that means not getting in the ring, I have a whole career for that. Hopefully, I won’t have a one year career, you know.Read More
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- Some of the WWE terms trending worldwide on Twitter during last night’s RAW were Pauly D, Chris Jericho, Piper’s Pit, Primetime Players, Sin Cara, Tensai, Sakamoto, We Want Tables, Beth Phoenix, Triple H, Shawn Michaels, Brock Lesnar and Damien Sandow. – Chris Jericho wrote that it was a dream come true to appear on Piper’s Pit with Roddy Piper at RAW last night. That was Jericho’s first-ever appearance in Piper’s Pit. – John Cena vs. Big Show in a No DQ match is being advertised for the October 15thRead More
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While Dolph Ziggler was promoting this Sunday’s SummerSlam pay-per-view in an interview with LA Times, Ziggler was asked if he would be cashing in his “Money in the Bank” contract at the event. “SummerSlam is a grand stage, and I will find a way to steal the show that night one way or another, but I am still brainstorming on the perfect time to cash in,” said Ziggler. “This is the biggest step thus far in my career, so it will be done right and be memorable!” Ziggler also revealedRead More
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Tonight’s WWE RAW takes place from the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. Confirmed for tonight’s show is an appearance with Shawn Michaels as the hype for Brock Lesnar vs. Triple H at SummerSlam continues. Tonight’s show will open with WWE Champion CM Punk vs. Big Show in a non-title match. WWE will be bringing back the Social Media Ambassador gimmick tonight as MTV’s DJ Pauly D will play the role. The American Airlines Center is advertising John Cena vs. Big Show in a No DQ match as the mainRead More
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- There was one idea brought up that would have seen Brock Lesnar attack Shawn Michaels at last Monday’s RAW in San Antonio, Texas. The feeling was that there would be no better way to get heat on Lesnar than to have him beat up Shawn in his hometown. That angle was nixed because they didn’t want Shawn getting beat up before the big post-RAW “HBK Appreciation Night” celebration that was planned with The Undertaker, Vince McMahon and others. – While WWE wanted to do something with Charlie Sheen, DanielRead More
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As noted before, the August 6th WWE RAW did a 3.09 cable rating with 4.37 million viewers. The three hours did ratings of 2.80, 3.26 and 3.19. There were no big segments this week and there was a fade in the third hour with the peak being the segment with Brock Lesnar, Triple H and Shawn Michaels. In the segment breakdown, CM Punk vs. Rey Mysterio gained 123,000 viewers. Christian vs. Alberto Del Rio gained another 123,000 viewers. Randy Orton vs. Big Show at the top of the hour gainedRead More
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Here are videos from the “Shawn Michaels Appreciation Night” segment that took place following Monday night’s Raw: UPDATE: WWE has removed the videos from YouTube. PWMania.com will update this page as soon as we get more footage from HBK’s Appreciation Night. http://youtu.be/dvXm1DNiSto http://youtu.be/IkWbjkZZcXgRead More
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- A lot of people within WWE are expecting the company to offer Brock Lesnar a second deal once his current one expires around WrestleMania 29 next year. Regarding Paul Heyman’s future, it’s said that the angle with Stephanie McMahon at RAW 1000 had some real meaning behind it as Stephanie does not like Heyman personally. With that said, most expect Heyman to continue working with WWE in some capacity. – Shawn Michaels is expected to make more RAW appearances leading up to SummerSlam, where he will be in TripleRead More
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After Raw went off the air, John Cena came out and introduced a video tribute to Shawn Michaels. Shawn Michaels then came out to the ring, followed by Triple H, and CM Punk. After Punk left, Vince McMahon came out and told Michaels that he felt like a father to him and said, “I love you son,” and they hugged. Hunter then brought out the entire locker room. Out came Undertaker. Taker told Michaels that if he had to list his Top 5 matches of all-time, Shawn would be directlyRead More
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- AJ announced on this week’s episode of Raw that Daniel Bryan will face Kane at the SummerSlam pay-per-view. – Kelly Kelly returned to WWE Monday on Raw in a match against Eve Torres. Kelly Kelly has been off for the past couple months on approved time off where the company allowed her to take outside bookings. – WWE began airing return vignettes for Wade Barrett on this week’s Raw. Barrett, who hasn’t worked since February with a dislocated elbow injury, is advertised for this week’s Smackdown tour overseas. PWMania.comRead More
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Shawn Michaels appeared on FOX San Antonio to promote tonight’s RAW. Michaels said that he has no plans to wrestle another match, and that his wrestling school is shut down and has no intentions of starting it back up. He also spoke on if there would be another DX reunion tonight.Read More
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WWE Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels will be doing several media appearances in San Antonio tomorrow morning to promote “HBK Appreciation Night” at RAW. If you catch Shawn on local TV or radio, please feel free to send in a report. For fans attending the RAW in San Antonio tomorrow night, Shawn and the MacMillan River Adventures guys will be giving away an autographed Deuce brand Showstopper watch. For a chance to win, all you have to do is tweet a photo of you and your #MRA sign at RAW.Read More
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Shawn Michaels spoke about the possibilities of wrestling another match during an interview with the Miami Herald while promoting his show, “MacMillan River Adventures.” “Obviously, I want to do things that will help. You don’t want to bring me back for no other reason. It would depend on what it was. I am not as young as I once was. Do I think about that stuff? Yeah. It’s one of those things that I know that I can do it. At the same time I can also drink a sixRead More
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Shawn Michaels was asked about CM Punk and Daniel Bryan being this generation’s version himself and Bret Hart in an interview with Aftermath on The Score. “I’m remiss at saying, ‘boy, it’s a big compliment to them!’ I hope they take it as a compliment… it’s just weird. If Bret and Shawn are something to be compared to, it’s only because we have a [Ric] Flair and [Ricky] Steamboat to be compared to. If that’s what we’re talking about, then I’m deeply complimented and honored to have that, and IRead More
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- The latest information released by WWE indicates that WrestleMania 28 is now back up to the estimated 1,216,000 worldwide pay-per-view buys. This is up from the 1,114,000 buys that the show was listed doing as of one month ago. The new number breaks down to 713,000 domestic buys and 503,000 international buys. We should know more after today’s earnings call. – Former WWE star Marty Jannetty is said to be in really bad shape these days. Jannetty worked an independent show in Orlando on July 28th against Steve CorinoRead More
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- WWE officials were impressed with Billy Gunn and his interactions with Shawn Michaels on Raw 1,000 and the belief is he’ll receive at least one match on a future televised show. Meanwhile, many backstage feel Sean “X-Pac” Waltman didn’t appear in great shape on the milestone episode so it is unlikely that he’ll be brought back for a match. Some people were surprised that with WWE’s TV-PG directive and Linda McMahon running for United States Senate, officials had no problem having Waltman appear on television despite his involvement withRead More
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Next week’s WWE RAW takes place from the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas and is being billed as “HBK Appreciation Night.” Advertised to appear are Shawn Michaels, Triple H and Brock Lesnar, among the regulars. There was some head scratching at RAW last night as WWE did not announce anything for next week’s RAW. One would think that WWE would at least advertise a Lesnar appearance in advance. This is not confirmed yet but speculation is that the festivities for Shawn Michaels may just be for the local crowdRead More
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- Ashley Fliehr Johnson has relocated to Tampa, Florida and reported to WWE developmental last week. Johnson was in attendance for weekend FCW live events. She will likely make her FCW debut soon after some training. Ashley is the 25 year old daughter of WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair. PWMania.com has photos of Ric Flair’s daughter Ashley which you can view at this link or by visiting PWMania’s specials page. – Mick Foley will be making a announcement later tonight regarding his post-SummerSlam comedy show planned for The ImprovRead More
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- WWE Intercontinental Champion The Miz will make his first defense on Friday’s SmackDown against the former champion Christian. The Miz wrote on Twitter: “Peeps only have themselves to blame for @Christian4Peeps’s loss. His peeps voted for him to defend his title on #Raw1000 #ThanksPeeps” – Natalya wrestled Divas Champion Layla at Tuesday’s WWE Superstars taping in Kansas City. Natalya wore an Owen Hart pin to pay tribute to him. Owen passed away at the 1999 WWE Over the Edge event from Kansas City. – Shawn Michaels was asked hisRead More