Survivor Series Tag

– “Awesome Truth” was split on last night’s Raw SuperShow in part to WWE creative’s plan to insert The Miz into the title picture over the next few months. — Booker T handled broadcast duties during last night’s Raw SuperShow due to Jerry Lawler losing his voice. — Santino Marella, who generally tweets in character, wrote the following this afternoon: “Stuck in DC airport since 730am and my flight leaves now at 5pm, so pissed.” — Sin Cara is believed to have undergone surgery today after suffering a patella tendonRead More
– The Score in Canada will be airing SmackDown live on Tuesday, November 29 at 8:00 p.m. As previously announced, SyFy in the United States is also airing SmackDown live that night. — Despite not appearing on Raw, the official Twitter feed for WWE sent out a tweet at the conclusion of the show to get Brodus Clay trending. — Former WCW World Tag Team Champion Lash LeRoux turns 35 years old Tuesday. He was under contract to WWE in 2001 and 2002, but was never promoted to the mainRead More

Posted On November 21, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Update On Morrison’s Contract Status, Celebrities Attend PPV

– Among those in attendance at the Survivor Series were Judah Friedlander of 30 Rock, mixed martial arts writer Ariel Helwani, This Is Hell lead singer Travis Reilly and This Is Hell guitarist Rick Jimenez. Mick Foley was backstage at the event. — Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart appears at The Whole Scoop 1149 North Railroad Staten Island, New York on Saturday, December 17 from noon to 2:00 p.m. Call 347-992-0038 for more information. — Regarding John Morrison’s contract status with WWE, his original deal has expired. He agreed to anRead More

Posted On November 21, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Mick Foley To Appear As Mankind, WWE Re-designing Website

– Mick Foley filmed scenes for NBC’s 30 Rock television series last week in New York. He stated on Twitter that he was filming scenes as Mankind and filmed his first ever kissing scene. — WWE has hired digital agency SapientNitro to redesign the sports and entertainment company’s website, WWE.com. The redesigned site is slated to go live during the first quarter of 2012. — Betty Skaaland, widow of WWE Hall of Famer Arnold Skaaland, sat ringside at the Survivor Series. — Brie and Nikki Bella turn 28 years oldRead More

Posted On November 21, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

John “Bradshaw” Layfield Rants On Former WWE Star

John “Bradshaw” Layfield, who was notorious for being abusive towards co-workers during his WWE tenure, inexplicably ranted on former colleague Marc Mero Sunday night on Twitter. “If Johnny B Bad had sucked it would have been an improvement!” Layfield wrote regarding Mero, who he worked with from 1996 to 1998. “Mero absolutely sucks as a wrestler and human being. Sorry to u fans of his.” He continued, “Sorry, can’t describe in 140 characters why Mero is a POS. No one who knew him sticks up for him-that should tell uRead More

Posted On November 21, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

CM Punk Name Drops Colt Cabana, The Miz Travels With Maryse

– Colt Cabana was trending worldwide on Twitter during Survivor Series because WWE posted this video before the WWE Championship Match where Punk said he was going to go win the strap. Punk concludes his message by saying “Colt Cabana, how ya doing?” — WWE returns to the Rabobank Arena in Bakersfield, California on Sunday, February 12, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. — Former WWE Diva Maryse Ouellet traveled with The Miz to New York City this weekend. The couple also attended Google and T-Mobile’s launch party for Google Music lastRead More
– WWE.com has posted video of Alberto Del Rio reacting to his WWE Championship loss backstage at Survivor Series. The Mexican grappler claims he was robbed by CM Punk, dismissed interim Raw General Manager John Laurinaitis, and took shots at the Hispanic population. It loosely points to how Del Rio will attempt to get his heat back on Raw following the title match loss. — The Rock’s mother Ata was sitting ringside at Survivor Series. – According to WWE doctor Michael Sampson, Sin Cara suffered a patella tendon rupture whenRead More

Posted On November 21, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

The Rock Gives Non-PG Speech Following Survivor Series

Not only did The Rock score the pin over R-Truth in his tag bout against The “Awesome Truth” at Survivor Series but he nailed his WrestleMania opponent, John Cena, with a Rock Bottom after the match. He then spoke to the Madison Square Garden audience following the pay-per-view broadcast. He started off his speech by saying “Can The Rock get some water? Jesus Christ!” The Rock told a ringside attendant “You better give The Rock some water, or I’ll kick your monkey ass.” A loud chant then broke out withRead More

Posted On November 21, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Sin Cara To Be Sidelined For Several Months

The official Twitter feed of the WWE Insider stated this evening that Sin Cara suffered a ruptured patellar tendon and will be sidelined for six to nine months, following surgery. The masked grappler suffered the injury while performing a dive outside the ring during the Traditional Survivor Series Elimination Tag Team Match. He was left unable to compete and therefore eliminated. Video – Sin Cara’s injury at Survivor SeriesRead More
– Former WWE Champion John “Bradshaw” Layfield stated on Twitter that he was contacted by WWE to appear at Survivor Series. Layfield wrote, “Not at Survivor Series and not watching-too late for me. 15 years ago my SS debut Tim White counted me out by mistake! Big screw up! It was my big push and Tim White counted 3 by mistake, first time ear pieces were used and someone was in his ear. Killed my push:) He continued, “I’m not watching cause it’s too late for me-got early morning teeRead More

Posted On November 20, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Late Backstage Notes Regarding Tonight’s Survivor Series

According to F4WOnline.com, WWE management was happy at approximately three hours prior to the start-time of the Survivor Series pay-per-view due to the fact that “Survivor Series” was trending worldwide on Twitter. Seriously, this Twitter worship is getting ridiculous lately. For those who care, well-respected mixed-martial-arts journalist Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting.com will be sitting front row at tonight’s WWE Survivor Series event. Helwani, who was in San Jose last night covering the UFC 139: “Shogun vs. Hendo” event, which turned out to be a classic, is best known to proRead More

Posted On November 20, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock Speaks On His Return At Survivor Series Tonight

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson recently took to his Twitter account to answer a number of questions from “the millions” concerning his return to the ring at tonight’s WWE Survivor Series pay-per-view. “I’m more fired up for Survivor Series tomorrow night than any other WWE event I have ever done,” wrote the host of his very own “Twittertainment.” Rock continued, “Emotion. Power.” When asked about his favorite WWE memory, The Rock responded with, “I’ve been blessed with incredible WWE memories.” So which does Rock choose as his favorite? “My greatest momentRead More

Posted On November 20, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jim Ross Confirms His Status for Survivor Series

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross updated his Survivor Series status on his official Twitter account just moments ago: “I’m not in NYC nor am I going to be. Traveling all day. 25th Survivor Series should be special. DVR’ing it. Enjoy the show.#SauceIt” The Pay-Per-View team, when JR is not calling the action, is usually Michael Cole, Booker T, and Jerry “the King” Lawler. We will provide updates if further information becomes available.Read More
Evan Bourne’s suspension for his first violation of WWE’s Talent Wellness Program has generated a great deal of controversy amongst talent as some feel a double standard is in place. Bourne, who’s real name is Matthew Korklan, was suspended for thirty days on November 1, 2011 after testing positive for Spice, a synthetic marijuana brand. Wrestling Observer editor Dave Meltzer reports Bourne and another wrestler higher up the card smoked the marijuana substitute drug at a party, yet he was the only one of the two to be suspended. TheRead More

Posted On November 20, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Decline Veteran Female Wrestler, Mason Ryan Speaks Out

– Sean Waltman stated during a recent interview with the Pro Wrestling Torch that Faby Apache, who performs for Asistencia Asesoría y Administración, is the single best female wrestler he saw when he was in Mexico a few years ago. He recently recommended the veteran wrestler to WWE officials, but they declined. “She is the best female worker I’ve seen in maybe the last ten years. It’s just that she’s a little bottom heavy like a lot of the girls down in Mexico that doesn’t fit in with the lookRead More
WWE’s annual Survivor Series takes place tonight at Madison Square Garden in New York City. It will be the 25th annual Survivor Series event and the first one to take place in Madison Square Garden since the 2002 event. So far, six matches have been announced for the event. John Cena and The Rock vs. The Miz and R-Truth World Heavyweight Championship Match Mark Henry (c) vs. Big Show WWE Championship Match Alberto Del Rio vs. CM Punk 5-on-5 Traditional Survivor Series Tag Team Match Team Orton (Randy Orton, Sheamus,Read More
– Kelly Kelly lashed out at Beth Phoenix on Twitter as she feels “The Glamazon” is a hypocrite for participating in numerous WWE.com photoshoots. She wrote, “Wanna talk about arrogant? You have more diva focus photoshoots than any other diva combined! You say you’re not a model #hypocrite.” — A source within WWE stated the following regarding tomorrow night’s Survivor Series pay-per-view broadcast: “Get ready for a three hour Twitter commercial. Don’t say I never warned you.” — A localized commercial promoting Monday’s Raw SuperShow in Hershey, Pennsylvania is advertisingRead More

Posted On November 19, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

*Spoiler* Two Matches Revealed For Tables, Ladders & Chairs

A promotional commercial for WWE’s upcoming TLC: Tables, Ladders & Chairs pay-per-view event aired in the Baltimore, Maryland region during Friday’s episode of SmackDown and two matches were disclosed. Regardless the outcome at Survivor Series, CM Punk will battle Alberto Del Rio in a return match for the WWE Championship. Plus, Triple H will square off against former friend Kevin Nash. WWE TLC: Tables, Ladders & Chairs takes place December 18, 2011 at the 1st Mariner Arena in Baltimore, Maryland. *VIDEO* – Kevin Nash jackknife powerbombs Big ShowRead More

Posted On November 18, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

John Cena Discusses Ryder Revolution And Feud With The Rock

Chad Dukes of 106.7 The Fan DC’s Lavar Arrington Show with Chad Dukes does a wrestling show (The Chad Dukes Wrestling Show) on Friday nights. On November 16th Chad did an interview with John Cena. Here is a link to the show’s twitter (http://twitter.com/DukesWrestling) and a blog post about the interview on the show website (http://chaddukeswrestlingshow.com/2011/11/17/john-cena-on-why-hes-part-of-the-ryder-revolution/). The interview is included in the post. Below is a quick transcription of the highlights of the interview, where Cena covers his view of the feud with The Rock brewing before Wrestlemania and puttingRead More