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Posted On April 4, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE & TNA Stars Meet At Airport, Matt Hardy Video, New Marine

- With WWE and TNA both running in Orlando, Florida last night, several of the wrestlers ran into each other at the airport. TNA wrestler Hernandez tweeted about Great Khali being on his flight home and bumping into former TNA wrestler/current Smackdown announcer Booker T. The Miz wrote about running into TNA agent Al Snow: “Saw Al Snow in da airport n got to thank him for trainin n puttin up w/ me don’t worry @BillDeMott I thanked u w/ every squat #500sTheNumber”   - Before WWE originally announced RandyRead More
In a move that could mark the end of Scott Steiner’s two decade plus reign as a mainstream wrestler, the multi-time champion was released from his contract with TNA Wrestling last week. “Big Poppa Pump” slammed the organization’s creative direction Monday afternoon on his Twitter account in response to the termination.   “Can somebody send tna’s booking team of pritchard hogan (and) bischoff video’s from ring ka king..booking hogan in a sex tape wont help ratings..what an embarassment to TNA (and) spike tv. Brother…” he wrote via text.   TheRead More

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

Scott Steiner Slams TNA’s Booking, Knockouts Updates, More

– After parting ways with TNA Wrestling last week, “Big Poppa Pump” Scott Steiner slammed the organization’s creative heads Monday afternoon on Twitter.   “Can somebody send tna’s booking team of pritchard hogan (and) bischoff video’s from ring ka king..booking hogan in a sex tape wont help ratings..what an embarassment to TNA (and) spike tv. Brother…” he wrote via text.   – After being excluded from the last set of Impact Wrestling tapings, Angelina Love stated today on Twitter that she will appear on this week’s shows. She has notRead More

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

Former TNA Employees Voice Their Thoughts On Vince Russo

Four new chapters from Barbaric Wrestling Radio host Brett Buchanan’s free TNA e-book The Genesis of TNA have been released on BarbaricWrestling.com and TNAbook.net. The new chapters are about Sting, Kurt Angle, Vince Russo, the possibility of TNA being sold, and the Knockouts. Also check out free shoot interviews with Christian, AJ Styles, Chris Sabin, Rob Van Dam, Samoa Joe, Rampage Jackson, Jay Lethal, Devon, and many more to come on Barbaric Wrestling Radio’s YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/user/BWRofficial. Below is an excerpt from The Genesis of TNA ‘Chapter 22: Russo’s ReturnRead More

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

WWE Star Posts Cryptic WM Tweet, WWE Star To Work With TNA

- WWE Superstar Trent Baretta wrote the following cryptic message on Twitter last night after WrestleMania 28:   “This is the time of the year that you eat oysters until you realize that you don’t like oysters.”   Several fans responded and took it as Baretta complaining about his spot with the company.   - As noted before, TNA wanted WWE to mention them on the Hall of Fame ceremony in return for allowing Ric Flair to appear. WWE turned down that request but reportedly agreed to another one –Read More

Posted On March 31, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Sting’s Contract, Impact Rating, TNA Invading Country Awards

- Dixie Carter announced earlier this week that Sting has signed a new deal with the company but word is that it’s just for the storylines. Since he’s no longer General Manager, he has to sign a wrestler contract.. Sting has a contract in place with TNA until the end of 2012 and has not signed a new deal.   - TNA announced this weekend that James Storm and Jeff Hardy will be “invading” the 47th annual Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas this weekend. Storm and HardyRead More

Posted On March 31, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jake Roberts Says Inmates Are Running TNA, Undertaker Story

Former WWE Superstar Jake “The Snake” Roberts appeared on Busted Open with Doug Mortman and Dave LaGreca, which airs Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Sirius 92 and XM 207. Highlights from his interview are as follows:    Alice Cooper: It was a real hoot, man! I remember going to do a photo shoot at some hotel in New York City with Alice Cooper getting ready for Wrestlemania. I remember going up to his room with all the camera guys and stuff. We knocked on the door and thisRead More

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

Hogan To Address TNA Roster, Lockdown Card, Storm Video, More

- TNA’s Lockdown pay-per-view currently has Garett Bischoff vs. Gunner, Jeff Hardy vs. Kurt Angle and James Storm vs. Bobby Roode for the World Heavyweight Title.   - One of Bobby Roode’s police escorts on last night’s episode of Impact Wrestling was independent wrestler Mikey Nicholls. Nicholls’ partner Shane Haste appeared last week as Roode’s lawyer. Both wrestlers received tryouts with TNA.   - Hulk Hogan is now the new authority figure in TNA, as announced on last night’s episode of Impact Wrestling. Hogan will address the entire TNA rosterRead More

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

Chris Jerchio vs. CM Punk News, TNA’s Request To WWE, HOF

- One of the things TNA wanted when negotiating with WWE for Ric Flair’s Hall of Fame participation was that they wanted it to be said in some way during the show that Flair worked for TNA or was there due to TNA. No word yet if WWE agreed to that particular stipulation but it was one of the key things that was being discussed over the past few weeks.   - All Hall of Famers are being limited to ten-minute induction speeches. With Edge, Mike Tyson and The FourRead More

Posted On March 28, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

More On Ric Flair Appearing At HOF, E! News Covering WrestleMania

- E! News began their four-part coverage on WrestleMania 28 last night. The coverage continues tonight with a sit-down interview with The Rock, Thursday they look at women’s wrestling and Friday they will look at WWE stars who have crossed over into pop culture. E!’s coverage includes interviews with The Miz, John Cena, Kelly Kelly, Chris Jericho and others.   - PWInsider reports that the deal between WWE and TNA for Ric Flair to attend the WWE Hall of Fame ceremony was just finalized yesterday, which is why the pressRead More

Posted On March 28, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Carter Congratulates Flair’s WWE Hall of Fame Induction

Legacy Talent, which represents Ric Flair, issued the following press release:   TNA IMPACT WRESTLING Star Ric Flair® to Attend WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Flair Confirms He Will be Present in Miami When the Four Horsemen Receive Their Hall of Fame Honor   CHARLOTTE, NC – (March 27, 2012) International celebrity the Nature Boy® Ric Flair is set to become the only wrestler in history to be inducted into the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) Hall of Fame twice. Flair’s dominant 1980s wrestling group, the Four Horsemen, known toRead More
4 new chapters from former Barbaric Wrestling Radio host Brett Buchanan’s The Genesis of TNA free e-book have been released on BarbaricWrestling.com and TNAbook.net. The new chapters are about Christian Cage’s TNA run, Samoa Joe, Scott D’Amore booking committee (which includes a story about a TNA employee leaking news), and TNA’s scramble to find a TV deal in the summer of 2005. You can read all 18 chapters that have been released thus far simply by entering ‘The Genesis of TNA’ section on BarbaricWrestling.com. New chapters are released every Monday.Read More

Posted On March 23, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Bischoff Responds To Nash Saying He Would Return To TNA

Kevin Nash stated during a recent interview with www.thesun.co.uk that he would be open to returning to TNA Wrestling due to the numerous benefits the organization provides. “I have a fifteen year old son, and at this point my son needs a Dad more than the world needs a wrestler. The thing that makes TNA work for me is that first of all I have way more friends there than in WWE. I made some friends once I came there – Punk and I got along well, me and ZigglerRead More

Posted On March 21, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

More On Ric Flair-WWE Hall Of Fame Situation; TNA Negotiations

WWE and TNA are still negotiating regarding Ric Flair appearing at the 2012 WWE Hall of Fame ceremony in Miami. At last word, no deal has been made yet but it’s said that TNA isn’t asking for much in return from WWE. TNA is said to be very open to allowing Flair on WWE TV. Regarding the negotiations, there’s no word yet on what TNA is asking for. Don’t look for WWE to plug TNA’s product in any way but there will likely be some form of compensation for TNARead More

Posted On March 21, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

*Spoilers* TNA Impact Wrestling Taping Results For 3/29

- Thanks to Eric for the following TNA Impact Wrestling spoilers from Tuesday night’s tapings in Orlando. Tese will air on March 29th: * Bobby Roode comes out and he’s surrounded by security. He rips into Dixie Carter and Sting before talking about Lockdown, guaranteeing a win over James Storm. Storm comes out but the security stops him from attacking Roode. Bully Ray comes from behind and lays out Storm. Ray and Roode vs. Storm is made for later tonight. * Matt Morgan and Crimson brawled all the way toRead More
- Sting turns 53 years old today. – TNA has lost their national DVD distribution deal. Their distribution partner, Navarre, is getting out of the DVD distribution business. TNA is currently looking for a new partner. – Karen and Jeff Jarrett were in Mexico over the weekend for AAA’s Rey de Reyes event. Jarrett dropped the AAA Mega Heavyweight Title to El Mesias in the main event.Read More

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

Cena vs. Rock Rematch Talks, Flair At HOF?, Raw News & Notes

- Despite being advertised, Brodus Clay was at last night’s RAW Supershow in Philadelphia but not used. – John Cena appeared on the Preston & Steve Show in Philadelphia this week to promote RAW and WrestleMania. Cena mentioned that his favorite wrestler of all-time is Hulk Hogan. – WWE made no Hall of Fame announcements on RAW last night so the final name or names should come next week, unless they make the announcement online. Regarding Ric Flair appearing, word now is that Flair may not be appearing on TVRead More

Posted On March 19, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Kevin Nash Talks Rock vs. Cena, TNA Return, What TNA Needs

Former WWE and TNA star Kevin Nash recently appeared on the One Sided Ring podcast hosted by Rob McNichol. Here are some highlights of what Nash said about: Nash on a Possible TNA return: “I have a fifteen year old son, and at this point my son needs a Dad more than the world needs a wrestler. The thing that makes TNA work for me is that first of all I have way more friends there than in WWE. I made some friends once I came there – Punk andRead More
Four new chapters from former Barbaric Wrestling Radio host Brett Buchanan’s The Genesis of TNA free e-book have been released on BarbaricWrestling.com and TNAbook.net. The new chapters are about Randy Savage’s infamous brief TNA run, Dusty Rhodes, Monty Brown, and Chris Candido’s death. You can find all 14 chapters that have been released thus far simply by entering ‘The Genesis of TNA’ section on BarbaricWrestling.com. New chapters are released every Monday, and there are still 12 to go. Also check out some free shoot interviews with many wrestlers and MMARead More