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Interview available at WorldWrestlingInsanity.com via ClubWWI. Stevie Richards has had the distinction of wrestling in every major wrestling company. WWE, WCW, TNA, and ECW have all been home to Richards and he’s created memories wherever he’s worked. His most recent run with TNA as Dr. Stevie just came to an end recently. Richards, who left with no hard feelings but rather decided to depart for business reasons, tells James Guttman on ClubWWI.com about that decision. Initially, he was excited about working as a new character and the opportunities it presented.Read More
Monday Night Mayhem with Scott Steiner Hosts: The Big Mosh and “The Chairman of the Board” Todd Vincent Airs every Monday at 6:00 P.M. (CT) Show available at www.MondayNightMayhem.com. His feelings on returning to TNA after an eleven-month absence: “Part of the reason was I don’t know why I left. That was not my decision, and obviously they brought me back to bring the ratings back. Now I’m here, and we can go out there and prove that I’m still the best.” Why he believes Matt Morgan’s collegiate and basketballRead More

Posted On April 29, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Sabin Suffers Injury During TNA Impact, HBK Thanks Hogan

– Shawn Michaels posted the following message on his Twitter account in response to Hulk Hogan giving him a shout out while hosting the National Spicy Chicken Taste Test yesterday in The Heartbreak Kid’s hometown of San Antonio, Texas. He wrote, “Hear from u all the Hulkster’s in town. I hope our city is treating him well. I appreciate the shout out from him. Hope he is well.” — Chris Sabin injured his knee during a match against Anarquia that aired on tonight’s episode of TNA iMPACT!. The Motor CityRead More
– TMZ reports that Angelina Pivarnick, who competed in a match on TNA iMPACT! earlier this year, is pregnant. — Both TNA and WWE are taping television in Orlando, Florida on Tuesday. — Matt Morgan spoke to the graduating class of Ocoee High School in Ocoee, Florida this morning. He wrote on Twitter: “Had an awesome time this morning speaking to The Ocoee High School graduating class about their futures. Very energetic class of over 500!” — A video package on Jeff Hardy aired during last night’s episode of TNARead More
– TNAWrestling.com has posted a video previewing tomorrow night’s episode of TNA iMPACT!. It is labeled: “Who Is Kurt Angle’s Mistress? And What Will She Do To Karen Jarrett?!” A preview for tomorrow night’s show was also posted: “Plus, Will Mr. Anderson finally get his title shot one-on-one in the ring with TNA World Champion Sting? Who at the network is the match maker? And the road continues to the May “Sacrifice” Pay-Per-View event!” — Jay Lethal’s release from TNA Wrestling last week surprised a lot of people within theRead More
– TNA Wrestling announced the following regarding the status of TNA iMPACT! in Australia, which is currently not available in the country. “TNA Wrestling Fans in Australia: We will make an announcement very soon regarding TNA iMPACT! returning to television in Australia. Thank you for your passion, patience and continued support of TNA Wrestling. Check back to TNAwrestling.com for updates.” — Hulk Hogan hosted the National Spicy Chicken Taste Test today in San Antonio, Texas, where it was determined that Church’s Chicken’s renowned Spicy Chicken beat Popeye’s Spicy Fried Chicken.Read More

Posted On April 24, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Former TNA Employee Claims Desmond Wolfe Has Hepatitis C

Randy Ricci, a former production manager for TNA Wrestling, claimed in a blog post on Friday that he heard the reason Desmond Wolfe has not been wrestling in recent months is because he has Hepatitis C—a viral disease that leads to inflammation of the liver. He added that he hopes it’s not true. Ricci says he heard the former ROH World Champion will be offered an office job. Wolfe last wrestled for the organization in August. He and Magnus were scheduled to receive a shot at the TNA World TagRead More

Posted On April 22, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Update On Desmond Wolfe, Shimmer Wrestler Receives Tryout

– Hulk Hogan addressed Desmond Wolfe’s status with TNA Wrestling last week on Twitter, writing, “Desmond’s situation is beyond TNA’s control, the ball is completely in his court.” However, the latest issue of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter indicates otherwise. Wolfe was scheduled to reform his partnership with Magnus late last year, but Douglas Williams was given the spot instead. Company officials have had plans for the former ROH World Champion to return, including this week, but they have yet to materialize. Wolfe is currently appearing for various community theaters inRead More
– Ric Flair underwent successful surgery yesterday to repair a torn rotator cuff. No word yet on how long he will be sidelined. The WWE Hall of Famer suffered the injury in late January, during a match against Douglas Williams in Manchester, England. He delayed the surgery until his storyline was finalized at TNA Lockdown. — Jeff Jarrett will be a special guest for the Nashville Sounds baseball game at their opener in Nashville, Tennessee tomorrow night at Greer Stadium. He will be in attendance as a guest speaker toRead More

Posted On April 22, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Knockout Returning To The Ring, Bischoff Comments On Hall

– Jay Lethal, who was released earlier this week by TNA Wrestling, is accepting independent bookings via Jaylethal471@gmail.com. — Jeff and Karen Jarrett will be “honorary crew members” for the Joe Denette Motorsports racing team at the Nashville Super Speedway tonight at the Bully Hill Vineyards 200. — Eric Bischoff posted a message concerning Scott Hall on his Facebook account yesterday: “Just read Kevin Nash’s latest update on Scott Hall. I agree with Kevin 100% on the real issues at the core of Scott’s problems. God bless Kevin as wellRead More
– Orlando Jordan stated on Twitter that the date numerous websites have listed as his birth date — July 10, 1971 — is wrong as today is his birthday and he was born in 1974. “There’s no better time than today 2 clear up a rumor or 2 that’s been set in stone all over the internet web sites..Lol TODAY is my BIRTHDAY! “On wiki and the Imdb it says that my Bday is July 10th 1971.. Well no I was born APRIL 21st 1974 which is funny cuz no1Read More
– A number of TNA stars are apparently upset with Jay Lethal’s sudden departure from TNA. The following remarks were written on Twitter. Max Buck: “Ridiculous. Just ridiculous.” Amazing Red: “…… ;( %&*$” “Morale has just took a nose dive (SMFH).” Jeremy Buck: “worst possible thing to happen to r locker room. Tara wrote to Lethal: “Oh I hope this is just a rumor. Because I will miss you terribly.” — Suicide has been added back to the TNAWrestling.com’s roster page. — Matt Hardy announced on Twitter that he isRead More

Posted On April 21, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Former X Division Champion Gone From TNA

It has been confirmed that Jay Lethal has parted ways with TNA Wrestling. His profile was removed from the organization’s website Wednesday night. Details regarding his departure have yet to be disclosed. Lethal’s departure surprised some people within TNA. One company source who was on hand for this week’s television tapings was not aware Lethal was leaving the company. Lethal worked Tuesday’s iMPACT! television taping after competing in the X Division Ultimate Xscape Match at TNA Lockdown. Lethal has been sparingly featured since dropping the X Division Championship to KazarianRead More
– Mickie James, who won the TNA Women’s Knockout Championship at TNA Lockdown, is expected to resume wrestling at the next set of TNA iMPACT! tapings in two weeks. James separated her shoulder last month at a house show in Jacksonville, Florida during a match against Madison Rayne. It was explained on television that the injury was caused by Rayne and Tara running over her with a motorcycle. — Christy Hemme and her band HEMME are playing at the Revolution Night Club in Orlando, Florida on Thursday from 9:00 toRead More
– The TNA Wrestling website is teasing that the person driving “The Network” will be revealed on this Thursday’s episode of TNA iMPACT!. Many fans are speculating that person to be Dixie Carter. F4WOnline.com, however, reports that the individual in question will ultimately not be her. — Matt Hardy claimed last night on Twitter that he believed he fractured his arm during the Lethal Lockdown Match at TNA Lockdown. People who flew on the plane to Orlando, Florida with Hardy did not believe him to be hurt. When his girlfriend,Read More

Posted On April 17, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Rob Van Dan Says He’s A Bigger Star Than TNA

Rob Van Dam participated in an interview with Stu Stone of MTV’s Blowin U and discussed his tenures with ECW and WWE. He also explained why he believes he is bigger than TNA. “It’s different fun. When I was in ECW, all the major companies were jockeying for me and trying to sign me up. I was building my name up and at the same time i was using my momentum for the betterment of the company,” Van Dam said. “Now I’m a bigger star than the company actually becauseRead More

Posted On April 17, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Hulk Hogan Comments On Desmond Wolfe’s TNA Status

Hulk Hogan addressed Desmond Wolfe’s status with TNA Wrestling Friday on his Twitter account. When asked when fans can expect Wolfe to return to television, Hogan responded, “Desmond’s situation is beyond TNA’s control, the ball is completely in his court.” Wolfe and Magnus were scheduled to face Alex Shelley and Chris Sabin for the TNA World Tag Team Championship at No Surrender, but were pulled from the event at the last minute, with the organization citing a “personal issue” as the reason. The Pro Wrestling Torch reported that according toRead More
– The April 14 episode of TNA iMPACT! drew a 1.14 cable rating, down from last week’s 1.15. The number continues a downward slide as the show garnered ratings figures of 1.18, 1.22, 1.27, 1.25 and 1.36 in previous weeks. This week’s show averaged 1.5 million viewers, the same number as last week. — Robert Roode and James Storm are advertised for an autograph signing on Saturday from 10 to 11:30 p.m at Jefferson Hall (located on 1 Levee Way #2118, Newport, Kentucky). Call 41071 859-491-6200 for more information. —Read More
Busted Open satellite radio show with Mickie James Hosts: Dave LaGreca and Doug Mortman Airs Mondays and Wednesdays on Sirius 125 and XM 241 from 2-4 ET Visit Facebook.com/bustedopen for more information. James on her match at Lockdown and wrestling with a separated shoulder: “I’m really excited about it. I’m going in there with a separated shoulder and hopefully be able to tough through the match. I’m feeling better every day honestly and trying to get more range of motion back and I definitely hope physically to be 100 percent.Read More