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

Latest Update On The Current WWE vs. TNA Lawsuit

As PWMania.com previously reported, WWE and TNA had a court hearing on June 28th with WWE requesting to have some of the language changed in the dissolution of TNA’s temporary restraining order against WWE. WWE argued that some of the language, taken from a proposed draft written by TNA, could come back to hurt WWE’s legal arguments in the future. The court ruled on July 3rd in WWE’s favor, declaring: * The June 8th order against WWE has been dissolved. * No temporary injunction against WWE is needed at present.Read More

Posted On July 9, 2012By Dave ScottIn Columns

Dave Scott – Week in Review

Hey there muckers! Dave Scott here for the usual Monday night blabbering. This week I was going to write about Raw again to go with the whole thousandth episode theme, but the columns I’ve got planned are going to take a lot more work than I usually take for them. So this week I’m going to go through the last week of wrestling that I have watched. That being Raw, Smackdown and the back end of Destination X. So let’s start with Raw. Last week on Raw we furthered theRead More

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

TNA Announces Endorsement Deal With EFX Performance Bands

TNA ENTERTAINMENT AND EFX PERFORMANCE BAND TOGETHER FOR MAXIMUM PERFORMANCE EFX products worn by TNA IMPACT WRESTLING star athletes to be sold at www.shoptna.com NASHVILLE, TN (July 9th, 2012) — TNA Entertainment and EFX Performance announce the launch of the limited edition “TNA/EFX” performance band that will be sold on TNA’s merchandise arm www.ShopTNA.com beginning In July. TNA IMPACT Wrestler’s Samoa Joe and AJ Styles will be the spokespersons for the cumulative physical and mental effects the product offers. Justin McCully says, “’EFX’ is incredibly excited to be in businessRead More
- Samoa Joe became the leader in TNA’s Bound For Glory Series by defeating Kurt Angle at Destination X. Here’s the updated listing: 1. Samoa Joe – 37 points 2. James Storm – 36 points 3. Jeff Hardy – 21 points 4. Kurt Angle – 20 points 5. Magnus – 14 points 6. Mr. Anderson – 9 points 7. The Pope – 7 points 7. Rob Van Dam – 7 points 8. Daniels – 5 points 9. Bully Ray – 0 points 9. Robbie E. – 0 points 9. AJRead More

Posted On July 8, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

Opening Match For TNA Destination X PPV Revealed

The last chance four-way match will open tonight’s Destination X Pay-Per-View. The winner of the X Division Title tournament “play-in” match will immediately face Kid Kash, according to TNA president Dixie Carter on Twitter.Read More

Posted On July 8, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

Former WWE Star Goes On Facebook Rant & New Job Revealed

Former WWE, TNA, WCW and ECW amateur wrestler Big Vito posted the following rant on Facebook last week. I gotta say something here. To all my boys out there, I love you guys. We can go back and forth on facebook, but, when people go on about me, for talking shit and wrestling. I GOTTA TELL YOU, IT MAKES ME SICK. My friends in Florida who I talk to , you know who you are, I love you guys. To my boys back here in Jersey, and pa. I loveRead More
Thunder and Lightning are back with our Destination X 2012 predictions! The card is limited at the moment because of the tournament match mystery, but we’re here to map it our for you as best we can! X-Division Tournament: Competitors: Sonjay Dutt Rashad Cameron Kenny King Zema Ion Kid Kash Doug Williams Flip Cassanova Winner of the Four Way Between: Dakota Darsow, Lars Only, Rubix, and Mason Andrews Thunder: Since we’re not being given the four singles matches up front, I’ll do the best job at guessing that I can.Read More
Promoting tonight’s TNA Destination X pay-per-view, Christopher Daniels spoke to Scott Fishman of The Miami Herald to discuss his current role in TNA Wrestling, wrestling AJ Styles, the Claire Lynch storyline, Austin Aries and more. Highlights from the article are as follows: Appearing on live episodes of Impact Wrestling: “For me personally, the fact that we are live, and that they have put me in the final segment the last couple of times, it’s a lot of pressure. It’s good pressure. It’s something I look forward to and something IRead More
- Taped this week for TNA Xplosion was a Bound For Glory Series match with AJ Styles vs. Robbie E. – The dark match before Thursday’s TNA Impact Wrestling saw Crimson defeat independent wrestler Kenny Stigma. – TNA star Chris Sabin has successful surgery yesterday to repair his torn ACL. No word yet on when he will be back in action but it will be several months. – Last night’s TNA live event in Charleston, South Carolina saw the Bound For Glory Series continue as Kurt Angle defeated The PopeRead More

Posted On July 7, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Eugune Talks WWE Wellness Policy, Return To TV, Sammartino

Former WWE star and current OVW trainer Nick “Eugene” Dinsmore was recently interview by SportstownChicago.com. Dinsmore discussed his character, his possible return to television, the drug wellness policy and his push to be the next Raw GM. Here are some highlights: On possible return to television: “My legal team advises me that I can neither confirm nor deny that I am in talks with TNA and WWE at this time so take that for what it is. I can neither confirm nor deny the internet rumors that are running rampantRead More

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

Austin Aries Talks Auditioning For WWE Tough Enough & More

Austin Aries took part in a media conference call promoting this Sunday’s Destination X pay-per-view. Here are some highlights. Auditioning for Tough Enough: “It was basically an audition for a television show. People kind of want to [make more if it] more than it is, but I was dealing with a talent agency. I wasn’t dealing directly with the company itself and the decisions that were made were made through them. I’ve done other stuff outside of wrestling where I’ve gone to auditions for different roles and parts and didn’tRead More

Posted On July 5, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

Impact Wrestling Results – July 5, 2012

The sixth live Impact of TNA’s summer series opened with a video package recapping last week’s events, specifically the Bully Ray vs. Joseph Park feud and Daniels accusing A.J. Styles of fathering Claire’s child. Impact Zone: Mike Tenay and Taz introduced the show and promoted James Storm vs. Jeff Hardy in a BFG Series match tonight. Bully Ray then stomped out to the ring and announced he is on Twitter. He then called out Joseph Park, who slowly made his way to the ring. Ray said he accepts Park’s challengeRead More
Busted Open satellite radio show with A.J. Styles Host: Dave Lagreca and Doug Mortman Airs Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays on Sirius 94 and XM 208 from 2-4 ET On if there was any thought to dropping the storyline with Dixie Carter after the appearance of Claire: “Absolutely. I thought, ‘This did not go as planned and didn’t come out the way we wanted it to.’ But there’s a backstory to it. It’s almost a blessing in disguise, and I wish I could tell you what hopefully is going to happen,Read More
- PWInsider reports that Scott Steiner has officially been served with his lawsuit from TNA and has until July 19th to respond. – It appears the mystery men who attacked Sting on TNA’s Impact Wrestling have started a Twitter account – @TheAcesAnd8s. They’ve posted a few tweets, linking to the attack photos and video. The only Twitter account they are following is Sting’s official account and their Twitter bio reads like this: “The dead man’s hand is a two-pair poker hand, namely aces and eights. Hold that hand and yourRead More
Today the Nashville Chancery Court decided to extended the WWE vs. TNA legal proceedings. The court granted WWE’s motion to “alter, amend, and clarify” the order on June 8 that called for TNA’s temporary restraining order against to be dissolved. The TRO was previously to be kept in effect until July 12. Also the court set a hearing on July 13 at 9:00 a.m. to hear WWE’s Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings after WWE filed paperwork on June 28 requesting a judgment in the suit. Also of note isRead More

Posted On July 3, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Backstage 1000th RAW News, Eve Torres Returns, WWE vs. TNA

- Eve Torres made her return to WWE on Raw this week. Torres was backstage at Raw last week but wasn’t used. She has been absent from WWE TV during the past few weeks was due to the fact that she was filming a new NBC competition series titled “Stars Earn Stripes.” She is one of eight celebrities appearing on the show, which features celebrities competing in tough military training exercises under the supervision of retired U.S. General Wesley Clark. The show premiers with a two-hour episode on Monday, AugustRead More

Posted On July 2, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Hulk Hogan Comments On The Release Of Angelina Love, More

- A fan on Twitter asked Hulk Hogan how he could allow Angelina to leave TNA. Hogan replied, “It’s not our decision, who works at TNA is a decision that comes from the TNA office in Nashville.” Accused of ruining the Knockouts division, Hogan said, “Love leaving is not my decision.” – TNA has released a commemorative “10 year anniversary coin” at ShopTNA. – Robbie E has a new blog up on Spike TV’s website titled, Robbie E’s Sensitive Side. In the blog he talks about the 5 ways toRead More

Posted On July 2, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Another Wrestler Granted Release From TNA Wrestling

Shannon Moore revealed on his Twitter account that he got his release from TNA Impact Wrestling. “Just want to let you all know I asked for my release from TNA and they granted me my release. Wanted you all to hear it from me. Thanks all.” Moore announced a while back that he was taking a break from TNA and then noted last month that he would not be returning to TNA.Read More
Angelina Love, an original member of TNA Wrestling’s Knockouts division, announced Sunday via Twitter that she has been granted her release from the organization. Velvet Sky, who initially drew fame alongside Love as “The Beautiful People,” addressed her former partner’s TNA departure. “Such a damn shame!! So much left to do there! I know you’re gonna move on to big things bud, good luck and as always I love u!!” Sky wrote on Twitter. Love responded to Sky, “I love u with all my heart, we did something so amazingRead More