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Posted On January 17, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Kevn Nash Says He’ll Be At WWE’s HOF Ceremony & More

Former WWE and TNA star Kevin Nash answered a fan question on Twitter this week about whether he will be part of the revived “they” angle in TNA. Nash, who parted ways with TNA in the fall after the two sides were unable to agree on money, wrote this: “Not going back to tna. I’m retired. Wasn’t it leaked from tna office that I signed a month ago and I wasn’t?” Nash gave Shawn Michaels a warm congratulations earlier this week and says he’ll be at the Hall of FameRead More

Posted On January 13, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* TNA Impact Taping Results For 1/27

Thanks to John Benoit and PWInsider.com for the following spoilers… Impact 1/27 *Impact opens with Kurt Angle cutting a promo in the ring about what happened last week with the Jarretts. He asked the crowd if they want one more match. Immortal and Eric Bischoff come out. Bischoff tells Angle his request has been turned down and sends Immortal to attack him. Little Red makes the save with a baseball bat. Flair cuts a promo saying Red can say “They are coming” but the only thing happening next week isRead More

Posted On January 13, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoiler* Big Name Returns To TNA At Impact Taping

Scott Steiner returned to TNA at the Impact taping in Orlando tonight. The taped show is set to air on January 27th.Read More

Posted On January 13, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

TNA & WWE To Hold PPVs On The Same Day?

TNA issued a press release today that listed July 17th, 2011 as the date for the Destination X pay-per-view. As previously reported, WWE will be holding the Money In The Bank pay-per-view on July 17th, 2011.Read More

Posted On January 13, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Update On Who Is Being Considered For WWE’s HOF Class Of 2011

With Shawn Michaels locked in as the first member of the WWE Hall of Fame’s Class of 2011, several other big names have been considered – and many of them have strong ties to WCW. Among those considered for this year’s ceremony include Arn Anderson, Dean Malenko, Lex Luger, Ron Simmons, Madusa and The Honky Tonk Man, who turned it down last year because he had a prior commitment that paid better. Vince McMahon reportedly wants to induct former rival Ted Turner, but most within WWE do not expect TurnerRead More

Posted On January 13, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

TNA Swaps Victory Road & Destination X PPVs

- TNA Wrestling issued the following press release today: TNA SHUFFLES 2011 PAY-PER-VIEW LINE-UP: ‘TNA VICTORY ROAD’ RACES TO MARCH 13 WITH SPECIAL ‘TNA BULLZ-EYE.COM VICTORY ROAD SWEEPSTAKES’ Total Nonstop Action (TNA) Wrestling is bringing its live “Victory Road” pay-per-view event to Universal Studios Orlando, March 13, with a special sweepstakes for TNA fans to win an all expense paid VIP trip to see “Victory Road” live, in person! Fans can visit Bullz-Eye.com, one of the biggest online men’s magazines in the world, for entry information. The “TNA Bullz-Eye.com “VictoryRead More

Posted On January 12, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Dixie Carter Confirms She’ll Be On TNA European Tour

The following is a new tweet from the official Twitter page of TNA president Dixie Carter: “Yes! I will be on the European Tour! No one could stop me from that. My favorite trip of the year. I can’t wait to see you all.” Follow more Dixie tweets on Twitter @ TNADixie.Read More

Posted On January 12, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Desmond’s TNA Status, ROH Star & Others Get TNA Tryouts

Here are a few news items from this week’s TNA iMPACT! tapings: – The dark match before Monday’s TNA iMPACT tapings saw Shannon Moore defeat TJ Perkins. Perkins, who has wrestled for Ring of Honor and has tried out for WWE before, is expected to sign with TNA shortly. – Two other potential new stars received tryouts at Tuesday’s iMPACT! tapings. Ring of Honor star El Generico received a tryout match against Amazing Red. Also, 20-year-old New York independent wrestler Divina Fly wrestled Angelina Love. – Desmond Wolfe appeared backstageRead More

Posted On January 12, 2011By Jared GebhardtIn Columns

The Wrestling Genius: Even I can be wrong once in a while

Alright so everyone makes mistakes including me; as hard as it is to admit Nexus is now enjoyable to watch, and not just because they saved us from having to see Santino and Vlad defend their tag team titles. Even though that was pretty awesome to see and I thoroughly enjoyed it.  How I ever doubted CM Punk and his ability to raise Nexus to watchable level is beyond me. The initiations were pretty neat although Michael McGillicutty clearly had the worst of all the initiations. Also we may notRead More

Posted On January 12, 2011By Keelan BaldersonIn News

Shane Helms Signs New Contract On Camera

Watch Video On Youtube In a Youtube video uploaded on Monday, former WWE star Shane Helms signed a contract on camera for his “imminent return to television”. Although there are obvious rumors that he’s headed to TNA, at this point there’s nothing to confirm what he was actually signing. Helms was released from WWE in February 2010, after a lackluster stint on the ECW brand. He’d also just been involved in a drunken incident with Chris Jericho where they both received tickets for public intoxication. Since his release he startedRead More

Posted On January 11, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Mickie James Discusses Joining TNA, Being Single, Her Music

Recap of Mickie James & Jeremy Borash on Monsters in the Morning By John Canton of thejohnreport.net TheJohnReport.net and MickieJames.com. TNA’s Mickie James and Jeremy Borash were on the Monsters in the Morning show in Orlando (XM 152). – She talked about this being her first country album, Strangers & Angels. The hosts asked her how we can get more people into country music. She said there’s a misconception about the music and now it can be a little bit of southern rock with pop too, so people should beRead More

Posted On January 11, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jeff Hardy Talks About His Drug Charges, Matt Talks Hardy Boyz

- TMZ.com caught up with Jeff Hardy this week, who spoke about his upcoming court date on drug charges in North Carolina. Hardy told TMZ he would “make the best of it, bro.” Hardy said the situation was “frustrating” and added, “It’s been a long while … but it should get to an end soon.” — Jeff’s brother Matt is speaking out on Twitter about his first few days in TNA. Matt wrote on @MattHardyBrand: “The last 2 days of work at TNA have been AWESOME! Fun, stress-free, & howRead More

Posted On January 11, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Stars Tweet on HBK/HOF, Hardy Tweets On TNA Debut

The following WWE stars posted Tweets after the announcement was made that Shawn Michaels will be the first inductee into the 2011 WWE Hall of Fame: Joey Styles: “Shawn Michaels is the best all around wrestler I’ve ever had the pleasure of watching. Calling his matches was always fun. Congrats Shawn.” Jim Ross: “When I had dinner w/ hbk in okc few wks ago, shawn mentioned the wwe hof & how much it meant 2 him. Congrats Shawn & welcome 2 the club.” Howard Finkle: “Congrats of your forthcoming inductionRead More

Posted On January 10, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Taylor Wilde Retires From Wrestling

Taylor Wilde hasn’t just departed from TNA Wrestling but she is retiring from wrestling to pursue interests outside of the ring. Wilde made her announcement in an interview with the UK Sun. Below are the highlights: “I’m not just leaving TNA, I’m retiring from wrestling and going back to school. “I have nothing but good things to say about TNA. If it wasn’t for my experiences there I wouldn’t be the person I am today. “But the way things were going, I just felt I needed a change. With theRead More

Posted On January 10, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Official Preview For This Week’s TNA Impact

TNA Wrestling will tape this week’s Impact tonight from Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. Below is the official preview for this week’s Impact courtesy of the official TNA website: PREVIEW FOR THURSDAY’S TNA iMPACT ON SPIKE TV AT 9/8C: On Thursday night, it’s the aftermath of Genesis – don’t miss the huge broadcast starting at 9/8c on SpikeTV! Can’t watch it Thursday? Make sure to set your DVR so you won’t miss the Total Nonstop Action! – NEW TNA World Heavyweight Champion Mr. Anderson will be on the broadcast! WillRead More

Posted On January 10, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

Tommy Dreamer Misses Genesis PPV, TNA In NYC News

– Tommy Dreamer is not on hand for tonight’s Genesis, which is apparently the first television taping he’s missed since joining the organization in June. It’s considered a surprise that he missed the show because he’s been working as a producer and has been involved in all of the company’s production meetings in recent months. — There are tentative plans for a TNA live event in New York City in March.Read More

Posted On January 9, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Another Former WWE Superstar Backstage At TNA Genesis

- In addition to Matt Hardy, Chris “Braden Walker” Harris can be added to the list of those backstage tonight at the Genesis PPV. – TNA is working on a dietary supplement which they are planning market under the name “Impact! 3 Count”. (Credit: PWInsider.com )Read More
– Kurt Angle appears on tonight’s episode of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, which airs at 8:00 p.m. on ABC. He gives a tour of an amateur wrestling facility that will be built as part of the home remodeling project. A preview clip of Angle’s appearance is available here. No mention of TNA is made as he is introduced as a 1996 Olympic gold medalist and multi-time world champion wrestler. — Based on statements made by Moore County District Attorney Maureen Kruger, the person administrating Jeff Hardy’s current legal case, theRead More
– Last Thursday’s episode of TNA iMPACT! scored a 1.15 cable rating, the program’s highest rating since November 11 (which drew the same number). In the Male 18-49 demo, iMPACT! scored its highest rating since November 11 and second highest rating since October 14. The program drew 1,474,000 viewers over the course of two hours. — Contrary to online reports that Taylor Wilde’s contract with TNA Wrestling expired and officials opted not to renew it, the former Women’s Knockout Champion said last month on Twitter that she quit the organization.Read More