The Rock Tag

- Kenn Doane, who appeared as Kenny Dykstra for WWE, was asked on Twitter whether WWE Champion CM Punk is the “Best in the World” as he so often proclaims. The former WWE World Tag Team Champion says no, and that the “Best in the World” tag belongs to “The Most Electrifying Man in Sports Entertainment” or possibly even “The King of Kings.” “#bestintheworld is The Rock. He draws, talks, not a good wrestler, but 2/3 isn’t bad,” Doane wrote. “Or HHH #bestintheworld draws, talks, wrestles. CM Punk is upRead More
- WWE’s creative committee appears to be leaning toward CM Punk retaining the WWE Championship next Monday on Raw SuperShow when John Cena cashes in his Money in the Bank contract. According to PWInsider.com, there is a lot of talk within the organization that Cena will be the first person to not win a title directly after cashing in the briefcase. – WWE.com has published an article recalling fifteen of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s “rarest, heart-pumping” moments on Raw. Moments noted are his Raw debut against Salvatore Sincere, capturing theRead More
- All September, WWE’s 2012 video release The Rock: The Epic Journey of Dwayne Johnson on pay-per-view. The following preview has been released. http://youtu.be/r9ZC0g2cdg8Read More
Here is the complete content listing for WWE’s “The Rock vs. John Cena – Once in a Lifetime” on DVD and Blu-ray which will be available from September 11th. Disc 1: Main Feature * After 7 Long Years * A Year in the Making * The People’s Champ * The New Face of the WWE * Social Media Warfare * LockerRoom Noise * Loyalty and Respect * Let’s Go Cena – Cena Sucks * Once in a Lifetime Special Features * First Class * Tiger Pride * World’s Most FamousRead More

Posted On July 10, 2012By Richard BoudreauIn Columns

The Rock – ‘The People’s Champ’ Should Be WWE Champ

The Rock is without a doubt one of the greatest professional wrestlers ever to step foot in the squared circle, and he was instrumental in helping to shape one of the most successful periods in WWE history,The Attitude Era. On the April 3rd edition of WWE RAW, Rock announced to the world that his goal was to once again become WWE Champion, and recently he announced that he is appearing on the 1000th episode of WWE RAW on July 23rd. Once again the topic of the WWE Championship was broughtRead More

Posted On July 10, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

Backstage News On The Rock’s 1000th WWE RAW Appearance

As PWMania.com previously reported, The Rock announced that he will be appearing at the 1,000th RAW episode on July 23rd. The Rock added that his goal is the WWE Title. Regarding the appearance, Rock is expected to appear live in person, not via satellite. Overseas filming for Fast 6 doesn’t begin until late July or early August so he should be in the country for RAW. The belief is that Rock will be making some sort of major announcement on the 1,000th RAW. (Partial source: F4Wonline.com)Read More

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

Mick Foley Confirms He Will Be At The 1000th WWE RAW

Mick Foley revealed on Twitter that he will be at the 1000th episode of Raw which will take place from the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. “See you all in 2 weeks on #RAW,” Foley tweeted. Foley joins The Rock, Bret Hart, D-Generation X and Brock Lesnar as stars confirmed to be on the 1000th Raw on July 23, 2012.Read More

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

The Rock Reveals He Is Returning To WWE For The 1000th RAW

Prior to the start of this week’s WWE RAW on Monday night, The Rock revealed that he will be returning to WWE television on the 1000th episode of Raw which will take place from the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri, on Monday, July 23, 2012. Rock stated that he will be returning with his goal of getting back the WWE Championship. “RAW’s 1000th episode. The People’s Champ returns.. As promised, my goal: THE WWE CHAMPIONSHIP. ‪#RELENTLESS‬,” Rock tweeted.Read More
Billy Gunn has posted the latest edition of “The Gunn Show”: Here are the highlights: On who fans think of when they remember DX: “Honestly, I think it’s Shawn and Hunter…yeah, you’re right, me, Brian [Road Dogg], X-Pac, we were complete degenerates, to the word…but I think when you think of it all around, from a fan’s perspective, DX is Shawn and Hunter because we were short-lived…every time they bring DX back around, which is helping, it’s always Shawn and Hunter. It’s never us. Even the book ["Unauthorized History ofRead More

Posted On July 3, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

WWE Working On nWo DVD, Rock Takes Low Blow On Movie Set

- WWEDVDNews.com is reporting that WWE is planning to release a DVD/Blu-Ray set in November profiling the New World Order (nWo). This would be WWE’s second nWo-themed DVD, with the first being 2002′s “nWo Back in Black” DVD, which featured a documentary and several memorable moments and matches. – An unfortunate incident took place during the filming of The Rock and Mark Wahlberg’s new bodybuilder movie, Pain and Gain. Wahlberg took his 3 year-old son to the set one day and introduced him to The Rock. “He gives my oneRead More

Posted On June 27, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

WWE Working On Storyline For Dean Ambrose, WWE DVD Sales

- WWE shipped 175,000 WrestleMania 28 DVD units from May 12th through May 31st, putting it at the top of all WWE DVD’s since October 2011. WWE has shipped 147,000 units of The Rock’s recent “Epic Journey” DVD, 147,000 units of Steve Austin’s “Most Popular Superstar” DVD, 116,000 units of Randy Orton’s “Evolution of a Predator” DVD and 94,000 units of the Shawn Michaels vs. Bret Hart DVD. – WWE writers have been working on ways to bring Dean Ambrose to the main roster. Word is that he will beRead More

Posted On June 16, 2012By Adam HopsonIn Columns

Adzop: Limiting Lesnar’s Legacy

The three-month build up to WrestleMania is widely regarded as the best time to watch WWE, but as that big show approaches, plans are put in place regarding what happens immediately AFTER it has ended. This also makes for some great TV, from time to time. 2012 was one of those times. The Rock had beaten John Cena at WrestleMania 28. Cena came out on Raw the night after to admit defeat to the better man and to ‘congratulate The Rock on his victory’. However, Cena was disappointed to findRead More

Posted On June 16, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

New Details On WWE’s CM Punk DVD & The Rock vs. John Cena DVD

- As previously mentioned, WWE are scheduled to release “Once In a Lifetime: The Rock vs. John Cena” on DVD this coming September. The DVD will be an extension of the one-hour documentary that WWE aired going into WrestleMania 28. Here is the official synopsis, courtesy of Shock Entertainment: “In the week leading up to WrestleMania XXVIII, a one-hour documentary aired on NBC Universal in America called ‘Once In A Lifetime: The Rock vs. John Cena’. This DVD collection is an expanded version of that documentary – giving the fullRead More

Posted On June 11, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Cody Rhodes Reacts To WWE’s Top Families, The Rock, Stephanie

- David Otunga and Stephanie McMahon will lead an anti-bullying rally today at 1pm from the Wilson Gray YMCA in Hartford, Connecticut. – The Rock wrote this weekend that he has officially began training for Fast 6. – Cody Rhodes, who is doing media work for WWE in Turkey, wrote the following on Twitter about the top 15 wrestling families ranking that recently appeared on WWE’s website: “The geniuses at WWE.com (the same geniuses that left Thunderbolt P off the greatest talkers list) have assembled a new list… the topRead More

Posted On June 9, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

Brodus Clay Switches To SmackDown, The Rock, CM Puk & More

- WWE announced on SmackDown Friday night that Brodus Clay has been moved over to the SmackDown brand. They have also moved his profile on their official roster page. – The Rock is in New Orleans today to begin filming Empire State. – WWE Champion CM Punk confirmed reports that he will be replacing Randy Orton on SmackDown tours during Orton’s suspension. He replied to a fan on Twitter, writing, “Looks that way, yes. #pickinguptheslack” – Tom Prichard, who was recently released as head FCW trainer, is now on TwitterRead More
Since the return of former multiple time WWE Champion Brock Lesnar, the wrestling world has been turned on its ear, and many wrestling fans have been speculating on what the WWE should do with Lesnar in terms of story-lines and booking. Lesnar has been off of WWE television the past few weeks due to an angle that involves WWE COO Triple H. Lesnar injured Triple H and then up and left the WWE because he claimed he wasn’t being treated fairly and that the company was reneging on conditions heRead More
– Last week we posted the names of wrestlers who will be featured in the upcoming WWE ’13 video game, but it should be clarified that the final roster will not be released until August. This year’s game will focus on the Attitude Era stars vs. Modern “PG” Era stars. In recent years, characters like The Rock and Steve Austin appeared as bonus legends. This year, they will featured more prominently. — There has been talk of John Laurinaitis joining Vince McMahon’s Kiss My Ass Club. With Vince returning onRead More
- WWE has released new women’s tank tops for John Cena, The Rock, Randy Orton and CM Punk. – Drew McIntyre turns 27 years old today while Ahmed Johnson turns 42. – After wrapping Pain & Gain earlier this week, The Rock is now in the New Orleans area filming for Empire State, which co-stars Liam Hemsworth and Emma Roberts. Rock will be filming in Louisiana for the next 5 weeks. – WWE Diva Natalya will debut new ring gear on this week’s episode of WWE NXT, where she facesRead More

Posted On June 5, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

RAW Ratings, WWE Working On Rock vs. Cena DVD, Flair Not At RAW

- Ric Flair was not backstage at Monday’s RAW from Greenville, South Carolina. He was spotted in Greenville on Sunday night. – WWE is working on a Rock vs. John Cena DVD to be released this fall, according to WWEDVDNews.com. Tentatively titled The Rock vs. John Cena – Once In A Lifetime, the DVD will spotlight their year-long feud that culmimated at WrestleMania 28 and will include the one-hour documentary that aired on television in the week leading up to their match. – Monday’s RAW Supershow did a 2.9 ratingRead More