Posted On February 20, 2011By StaffIn News

Details On A New TNA Wrestling Signing

Phil Shatter, known as Gunner of the tag team Gunner & Murphy, lost the NWA National Title last night in New Jersey and has signed a deal with TNA. He was telling people at the show that he dropped the NWA belt due to signing with TNA. He wrote on his Twitter @TNA_GUNNER: “To reign as NWA National Champion for 25months was an honor! To lose it tonite to @chanceprophet, a true pro, was awesome! He deserves it! One chapter ends as another begins! TNA here I am!” The teamRead More

Posted On February 20, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

JR Blog: Elimination Chamber, Smackdown Going Live, More

- Jim Ross is back with another blog on Here are highlights: Smackdown going live: “No…I don’t ever see Friday Night Smackdown going live, full time IE weekly. It might happen occasionally but it isn’t cost effective or travel friendly to do live TV on Mondays, Fridays, and some Sundays and still try to do live event touring. Makes no sense.” The Angle-Jarrett storyline in TNA: “An emailer asked me what I thought about recent TNA storylines involving Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Jarrett and their children. I’m not aRead More
– The February 17 episode of TNA iMPACT! scored a 1.13 cable rating, down from 1.20 the previous week and 1.31 on February 3. The first hour scored a 1.15 before dropping to a 1.11 in the second. iMPACT! averaged 1.5 million viewers over the course of two hours, down from 1.7 million viewers last week and 1.9 million viewers on January 27 and February 3. It was tied with the January 6 episode for the fewest average viewers of the year. — Isis the Amazon, the six foot nineRead More

Posted On February 17, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Hardy Defending His Title Tonight On Impact – Match Preview

Jeff Hardy is advertised to defend his newly won TNA World Heavyweight Championship against Rob Van Dam tonight on TNA iMPACT!. Ric Flair is advertised to return to tonight’s show, with the following tagline: “The question is, how will he react to Fortune and their war with Immortal? Was Flair aware of AJ’s decision?” Kurt Angle is advertised for the show after losing his stipulated match to Jeff Jarrett at Against All Odds. The TNA Wrestling website ponders how he will react to being forced to walk his ex-wife KarenRead More
– Ric Flair is reportedly delaying surgery on his torn rotator cuff for as long as possible because he doesn’t want to miss out on the ongoing Fortune vs. Immortal storyline. He returns to television tomorrow night on Impact. — TNA Wrestling’s lone house show of the weekend, Friday night at the First Arena in Elmira, New York, drew a crowd of approximately 2,000. — Viewership for TNA iMPACT! is seven percent more on tape, so including those who watch the program time delayed, the cable rating for the Feb.Read More

Posted On February 16, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

Jeff Hardy’s Drug Case, UFC Star At iMPACT!, TNA Pre-Sale

Jeff Hardy’s Drug Case Delayed Again, UFC Star At iMPACT!, Isis The Amazon – TNA star Jeff Hardy’s pending court case was delayed once again on Wednesday morning. Hardy was not there in person. Hardy’s attorney James Van Camp represents another client in a murder trial and was not able to appear today, which led to the continuance. The next court date is scheduled for Wednesday March 16, three days after TNA Victory Road and the two nights of iMPACT! tapings that follow. – Former WWE developmental Aloisa, best knownRead More

Posted On February 15, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

*Spoilers* TNA Impact Taping Results For 2/17

TNA Impact taping Orlando, Fla. Report by ProWrestling.Net reader Edward Tittlebaum Impact started with Eric Bischoff and Immortal coming to ring to introduce the new TNA Champion Jeff Hardy. They spoke about having the TNA Champion, and Hulk Hogan coming back. They said they don’t need Fortune. Eric talked about Ric Flair missing all this time and said he has one week to let Eric know where he’s been. Flair’s music hit. He came down and said he’s a god and no one questions him. Flair spoke about how theRead More
– The February 10 episode of TNA iMPACT! scored a 1.20 cable rating, down from 1.31 the week before and 1.28 on January 27. Overall viewership was also down, from 1.95 million viewers to 1.70. The show drew hours of 1.22 and 1.18. — TNA World Heavyweight Champion Mr. Anderson vs. Jeff Hardy headline tonight’s TNA Wrestling live event at the First Arena in Elmira, New York. Also advertised is a TNA World Tag Team Championship Match between Beer Money, Inc. and Ink, Inc, Brother Devon vs. Bully Ray inRead More

Posted On February 11, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Match Announced For Against All Odds, Jericho Gives TNA Advice

– Scott Steiner and Beer Money, Inc. vs Rob Terry, Gunner and Murphy was announced tonight on TNA iMPACT! for Sunday’s Against All Odds pay-per-view event. — Suicide made his return to television tonight on TNA iMPACT!, competing in a Triple Threat Match against Robbie E and Brian Kendrick. The bout concluded with E pinning Kendrick. The recently re-signed Christopher Daniels is once again portraying the video game based character. Suicide had been dormant since October. — Former WWE Champion Chris Jericho issued the following critique to TNA Wrestling whileRead More

Posted On February 11, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

TNA Knockout Debuts, Jeremy Borash To Wrestle?, Madison Rayne

– Tonight’s episode of TNA iMPACT! featured the television debut of Rosita, the storyline cousin of Sarita. She scored the pinfall victory in the Eight Knockouts Tag Team Match, downing Velvet Sky. Rosita, who’s real name is Thea Trinidad, signed a contract with TNA Wrestling last month shortly after working a tryout match against Angelina Love. The 19-year-old competed on the Northeastern independent circuit as Divina Fly prior to joining the organization. She has been wrestling since 2008. — On Facebook, Madison Rayne changed her real name from Ashley SimmonsRead More

Posted On February 10, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

TNA Wrestler Highly Skeptical Of Sting Joining WWE

One TNA wrestler is ‘highly skeptical’ about the possibility of Sting joining World Wrestling Entertainment since the multi-time wrestling champion has openly expressed mistrust when it comes to working for Vince McMahon. Sting feels he has to be carried through matches, and he’s developed a level of trust with several TNA wrestlers. Many people within the industry consider Sting to be absent minded in the squared circle. Wrestlers who have worked with him over the years have stated that he often forgets spots and has to be carried by hisRead More

Posted On February 10, 2011By StaffIn News

Bischoff Talks March 3rd iMPACT!, TNA’s Success, “They” & More

TNA’s Eric Bischoff was one of the featured guests on this week’s live edition (02/07/11) of the award-winning Monday Night Mayhem: MNM’s nine-year anniversary special. Eric Bischoff Says “Nature Boy Isn’t Going Anywhere,” Reveals Just How Close We Were To Seeing The Main Event Mafia Return To TNA/His Opinion On The Unveiling Of “They,” The Latest On Sting’s TNA Future, Hulk Hogan’s TNA Return, What He Credits For The Recent Success In The Ratings For TNA, How The iMPACT Viewing Experience Will Be Different On March 3rd, Whether The ConstantRead More

Posted On February 10, 2011By StaffIn News

Kevin Nash Talks Kliq Reunion, His Future In WWE & More

Former six-time World Champion & WWE Legend Kevin Nash was one of the featured guests on this week’s live edition (02/07/11) of the award-winning Monday Night Mayhem. Kevin Nash Responds To Dixie Carter’s Online Comments: Confirms He Was Under TNA Contract Prior To Signing With The WWE, The Moment He Knew He No Longer Saw Himself Returning To TNA, How Likely We Are To Seeing A Kliq Reunion And/Or Him vs. The Big Show At WrestleMania XXVII, Reveals Who May Induct Shawn Michaels Into The WWE Hall Of Fame, PlusRead More

Posted On February 10, 2011By StaffIn News

TNA iMPACT! Preview For Tonight: Anderson vs. Morgan

The following is a spoiler-free preview for tonight’s episode of TNA iMPACT! on Spike TV, taped last week from Orlando: * TNA Champion Ken Anderson vs. Matt Morgan * AJ Styles & Kurt Angle vs. Jeff Hardy & Jeff Jarrett * Jeff Jarrett vs. Kurt Angle will sign a contract to wrestle at Against All Odds * TNA Knockouts Champion Madison Rayne, Tara, Sarita & Rosita vs. Mickie James, Angelina Love, Winter, & Velvet Sky. * Robbie E vs. Brian Kendrick vs. SuicideRead More

Posted On February 10, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Locker Room Opinion On Hardy, Knockout’s Release Confirmed

– The Wrestling Observer Newsletter confirms that Alison Skipper (a/k/a Chelsea) was released by TNA Wrestling. Her profile was removed from the company website last week. Desmond Wolfe has a medical condition—that has yet to be publicly disclosed—which caused company officials to drop his partnership with Magnus and Chelsea. Magnus reunited with Wolfe at television tapings in December, but a decision was made to not air the vignettes they filmed. — TNA newcomer Crimson has launched an account on Twitter. — Initially, there was much concern amongst the TNA WrestlingRead More
– Sources within TNA Wrestling believe that Steve “Sting” Borden is very close to reaching a new deal with the organization, reports this morning. His profile was removed from the company website last night. As of the middle of last week, WWE officials had not contacted Borden regarding an appearance at WrestleMania XXVII. — TNA iMPACT! returns tonight to U.K. airwaves at 10 p.m. on Challenge TV. It is followed by TNA Xplosion at midnight. — WWE Hall of Famer Jimmy Hart has been added back to the TNARead More

Posted On February 8, 2011By Keelan BaldersonIn News

TNA Star Tying Knot, Maria’s Latest Project

- TNA star James Storm will be getting married to his fiancé Dani on March 20th in Nashville. The pair first met in Orlando after an Impact taping. Congrats to them! – Former WWE Diva Maria is in the process of launching her own perfume brand called “Signature”. She posted apreview on her Facebook page. As far as returning to the ring, in a recent interview with Maria noted that she has never been in talks with TNA and has no plans to return to WWE. Link: UK ImportingRead More
– TNA World Heavyweight Champion and Wisconsin native Mr. Anderson posted video of his reaction to the Green Bay Packers winning Super Bowl XLV. — TNA Superstar Gunner has changed his Twitter handle to — Kurt Angle noted today on Twitter that his low-budget film production company North Shore Pictures is in discussions with TNA Wrestling to produce films. “My production co. Is talking to TNA to make TNA Films,” he said. It feels like a wonderful bond btween TNA and NS productions. “Great movies.” *NEW* lingerie photos ofRead More

Posted On February 7, 2011By StaffIn News

Nash Reveals What Influenced His Decision To Leave TNA For WWE

- Kevin Nash revealed on the XPac Show on last week that he made the decision to leave TNA after watching the storylines unfold on iMPACT. Nash said that after the recent episode of iMPACT where Kurt Angle ran through the members of Immortal and Abyss fell over on the ramp with Janice stuck in his back, he decided there was no reason for him to return, despite signing a contract with TNA in mid-January. Nash said that after that episode of iMPACT, he and his wife felt thatRead More