Teddy Long Tag

- Eve Torres defeated Kaitlyn on last night’s WWE SmackDown to become the new Assistant to General Manager Booker T. For those keeping track, Teddy Long’s official title is the Chief Advisor to the General Manager. – Jim Ross was asked to predict the SummerSlam match between Brock Lesnar vs. Triple H. He tweeted: “HHH must avoid kimura. If not, Lesnar wins. It will be physical.” – Former WWE developmental trainer and tag team champion Tom Prichard turns 53 years old today. – Several of the WWE Superstars and DivasRead More
- On the official RAW preview, WWE wrote the Brock Lesnar’s “camp” will officially respond to Triple H’s SummerSlam challenge. As noted earlier, neither Lesnar or Triple H are advertised to appear live on tonight’s show. – Teddy Long wrote on Twitter that he has been given access to the @WWERawGM Twitter account since he’s the interim GM of Raw and SmackDown this week. The account has been inactive since John Laurinaitis was given his farewell on Raw last month. – As PWMania.com previously reported, a fan asked Bret HartRead More
Tonight’s WWE RAW Supershow takes place from the Laredo Energy Arena in Laredo, Texas. Confirmed for tonight’s show is Teddy Long as General Manager and Brock Lesnar’s official response to Triple H’s SummerSlam challenge. Neither Triple H or Lesnar are listed to appear live so Lesnar’s response may come via satellite. John Laurinaitis is being advertised for tonight’s show, in the dark main event teaming with Big Show against John Cena. WWE is also advertising Sin Cara and Alberto Del Rio for tonight to help boost ticket sales with theRead More

Posted On June 6, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

*Spoilers* Full WWE SmackDown Taping Results For 6/8

WWE taped this week’s Smackdown Tuesday night from Columbia, S.C. Thanks to Justin James, PWTorch contributor for live results. Below are full results: Smackdown SPOILERS 6/8 Michael Cole came out pre-show, selling the effects of the attack on Raw. Massive heat on Cole. Alberto Del Rio opens with a recap of his attack on Sheamus on Raw. Ricardo Rodriguez is missing. Sheamus’s music hits, but it’s Rodriguez dressed up like Sheamus, including bright white tights and shirt to emulate Sheamus’s skin. He does a hilarious imitation of Sheamus as DelRead More

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

The Miz’s WWE Status, New Zack Ryder Storyline, Antonio Cesaro

- While it may appear that The Miz has lost his spot on the WWE roster, sources report that there is almost no chance at all that he will be released any time soon. – As noted last week, Zack Ryder was complaining on Twitter about how WWE edited his YouTube show and were censoring him. It’s likely that Ryder’s complaining is all part of the storylines. – The finishing move that Antonio Cesaro is using in WWE starts as a Gotch-style piledriver similar to the one Jerry Lynn doesRead More

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

Miz On WWE Superstars Today, Sin Cara To Mexico, Kane & More

- Matches for today’s WWE Superstars include Kelly Kelly vs. Maxine, Hunico & Camacho vs. The Usos plus Alex Riley vs. The Miz in the main event. – WWE Superstar Sin Cara is headed to Mexico this weekend to do promotional work for WWE’s next tour there. – WWE’s Kane turns 45 years old today. – The clip from RAW where Teddy Long introduced John Cena as a 2-time WWE Champion and a 10-time WWE Champion was featured on E!’s The Soup this week. – Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 markedRead More

Posted On April 18, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoiler* Details On New Debut Set For WWE Smackdown

FCW star Antonio Cesaro, formerly known as Claudio Castagnoli, will make his WWE TV debut this Friday night on SmackDown, taped on Tuesday in London. Cesaro appears in a backstage segment with Aksana. She introduces him to Teddy Long as her new friend, a European Rugby player. Cesaro had a meeting set up with John Laurinaitis and was welcomed into his office by SmackDown’s new General Manager.Read More
- WWE’s website has an article up looking at potential contenders for WWE Tag Team Champions Primo and Epico. Some of the teams listed are Alex Riley & Mason Ryan, The Miz & David Otunga and Brodus Clay & Santino Marella. – Alberto Del Rio will be getting a World Heavyweight Title shot soon after defeating Sheamus by DQ on Friday’s SmackDown. No word yet if the match will take place at Extreme Rules. Others in line, but not announced, for a title shot against Sheamus include Christian and DanielRead More

Posted On March 30, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Golf Tournament Today, Miz & Big Show-HOF, Rey Mysterio

- WWE will hold the WrestleMania 28 Pro-Am Golf Tournament at the Doral Golf Resort & Spa in Doral, Florida today. The 18 holes of golf will benefit a local charity. We know that WWE Superstars Dolph Ziggler, The Miz, Zack Ryder, David Otunga, Tamina Snuka, Alicia Fox, Aksana and the injured Ted DiBiase, among others, will be playing.   - Teddy Long, Jerry Brisco, Jim Cornette and others were some of the names attending the NWA Ring Warriors show in Florida last night.   - Rey Mysterio and othersRead More

Posted On March 13, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Tonight’s WWE Tapings, Raw Trends, Hornswoggle On Rock-Cena

- Tonight’s WWE SmackDown tapings will take place from the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. Confirmed for SmackDown is the return of Christian and The Peep Show with guests Teddy Long and John Laurinaitis. If you’re attending tonight’s tapings and would like to help with live spoilers, please e-mail me. – Some of the WWE terms trending last night on Twitter during RAW were Vanilla Ice, Teletubby, The Rock Concert, Brodus Clay, Beth Phoenix, CM Drunk, James Roday, Mark Henry, Dolph Ziggler, Vickie Guerrero and John Cena. – Hornswoggle postedRead More

Posted On March 13, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Christian’s “Peep Show” Returns At This Week’s Smackdown

Christian’s “Peep Show” segment will return at the Smackdown television tapings on Tuesday night in Columbus, Ohio. Guests on Christian’s “Peep Show” on Tuesday night will be both of the Raw and Smackdown General Managers John Laurinaitis and Teddy Long.Read More

Posted On March 12, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Big Match Announced For WWE Wrestlemania 28

A “memo” from the WWE Board of Directors was posted on the official WWE website officially confirming a rumored Wrestlemania 28 match. It will be a 12-man tag team match with John Laurinaitis putting together a team against Teddy Long’s team. One General Manager will get control of both RAW and Smackdown if his team wins. The participants will be announced over the next few weeks.Read More

Posted On March 9, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

SmackDown Preview: Orton, Sheamus & Big Show vs. Bryan, More

The following is a spoiler-free preview for tonight’s WWE Smackdown on Syfy show: * Randy Orton, Sheamus & Big Show vs. World Heavyweight champion Daniel Bryan, Intercontinental champion Cody Rhodes & The Miz. * Teddy Long vs. John Laurinaitis. * WWE United States champion Santino Marella vs. Jack Swagger in a Steel Cage Match. * Mark Henry vs. Ezekiel Jackson. * WWE Tag Team champions Primo & Epico vs. Kofi Kingston & R-Truth. * Drew McIntyre vs. HornswoggleRead More

Posted On March 6, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Wrestlers Tweets From Monday’s RAW: Ryder, Foley, Long, More

Several people within the industry were tweeting during this week’s RAW .. Here’s what the following people wrote on Monday night: Chris Jericho on His Feud With CM Punk: “Jericho-3 Punk-0 #raw #iamthebestintheworld” Zack Ryder on his Kiss with Eve: “@EveMarieTorres kissed me…on the lips. #WWWYKI“ “I kissed a girl and I liked it“ “I don’t know what happened tonight. @EveMarieTorres kissed me. I don’t know what to think. Should I trust her?“ “I have re-watched @EveMarieTorres kissing me like 100 times. #yummylipgloss“ After Losing The US Title to Santino,Read More

Posted On March 6, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Shawn Michaels WrestleMania Involvement, New US Champion

- Shawn Michaels was announced as the guest referee for The Undertaker vs. Triple H in a Hell in a Cell match at Wrestlemania XXVIII on Raw. – Santino Marella beat Jack Swagger on Raw to win the WWE United States Championship. For those that missed it, John Lauranaitis tried to dispute the outcome (obviously in storyline) but Teddy Long had him “ejected” from the building.Read More

Posted On February 29, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoiler* New Championship Match Set For WrestleMania 28

- At Tuesday night’s WWE SmackDown tapings in Seattle, Teddy Long made Big Show vs. Cody Rhodes with the Intercontinental Title on the line official for WrestleMania 28 on April 1st. Below is the updated confirmed card: John Cena vs. The Rock WWE Title Match Chris Jericho vs. CM Punk World Heavyweight Title Match Sheamus vs. Daniel Bryan Hell in a Cell Triple H vs. The Undertaker Intercontinental Title Match Big Show vs. Cody RhodesRead More

Posted On February 22, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Teddy Long Confirmed For Raw, WrestleMania 28 Tickets, More

- There are currently around 58,000 tickets sold for WWE WrestleMania 28 in Miami, Florida. SunLife Stadium will be set up for around 63,000 fans on the day of the show. – Teddy Long says he will be at Monday’s RAW Supershow to continue the feud with John Laurinaitis. Teddy wrote on Twitter: “Since @WWERawGM did MY dance on MY show, next week, I’m gonna be on #Raw making declarations in a husky monotone. Eye for an eye, playa.” – Monday’s RAW Supershow from Minneapolis, Minnesota drew just over 9,000Read More

Posted On February 20, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Santino Marella-Chamber Praise, WWE Draft, WWE Trends

- Some of the WWE terms trending worldwide last night during Elimination Chamber were John Cena, Kane, The Great Khali, Teddy Long, Alberto Del Rio, Mark Henry, CM Punk and Kofi Kingston. – The 2012 WWE Draft will reportedly take place on the April 23rd three-hour RAW Supershow from Detroit, Michigan. – There was lots of praise backstage last night for Santino Marella’s performance in the Elimination Chamber match. Jim Ross took to Twitter to praise Santino: “Santino 2nite a great example of talent’s maximizing their minutes on TV/PPV. Santino’sRead More

Posted On February 20, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

John Cena Wins Award, WrestleMania 29, Regal On RAW/SD GM

- John Cena won the “Here To Rumble” award at Cartoon Network’s Hall of Game Awards that were taped on Saturday night in Los Angeles. As noted before, The Miz also appeared and presented an award. The awards will air tonight at 7pm on Cartoon Network. – Regarding WrestleMania 29, Arda Ocal’s blog at The Score has published an interesting article looking at the weather average for New Jersey in April. Ocal found that the average temperature in the past 10 years has been 47.7 °F. The high has beenRead More