Posted On January 9, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

TNA In Talks With Another Member Of “Jersey Shore”

Angelina Pivarnick of MTV’s Jersey Shore has been in discussions with TNA Wrestling officials the past week, reports However, unlike Jwoww’s few second brawl with TNA Knockout Cookie on the October 14, 2010 episode of TNA iMPACT!, Pivarnick wants to compete in a legitimate wrestling match. TNA officials are contemplating pitting Pivarnick against Cookie in a pay-per-view bout.Read More

Posted On January 6, 2011By StaffIn News

Jim Ross On Sting In WWE HOF, Orndorff’s Cancer, MVP Of WWE

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is back with another blog update, which you can read in its entirety at As always, check out JR’s website for his delicious line of BBQ products. Here are some highlights of what Ross said about: Sting In The WWE Hall of Fame: We’re getting lots of emails and Tweets, @JRsBBQ, regarding Sting these days. BTW has he left TNA? I actually don’t know the answer to that one but suspect that Sting is still officially with TNA. Nonetheless many fans hope thatRead More

Posted On January 5, 2011By Jared GebhardtIn Columns

The Wrestling Genius: The Miz proved you all wrong

“I love when a plan comes together.” One of my all time favorite television and movie lines and it has so many real world applications. Now I’m not one to brag, but I believe it was a few months ago that I predicted both Morrison and The Miz would have world title shots. Well both have now had title shots and The Miz is still champion after their encounter. That match not only proved me right in saying that The Miz and Morrison are deserving of all the praise I’veRead More

Posted On January 5, 2011By Steven PachecoIn Columns

One Count Kickout – Wrestling in 2011

A look forward into what 2011 could usher in for WWE and TNA.Read More

Posted On January 5, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Shows No Interest In Samoa Joe, Bryan Working Indy Show

– WWE United States Champion Daniel Bryan is advertised to face Tommaso Ciampa in a Submissions Match at this Saturday’s Millennium Wrestling Federation event at Memorial Hall on 590 Main St. – Melrose, MA. For more information on Tommaso Ciampa, click here. A video promo of Ciampa commenting on his upcoming match with Bryan is available here. Other matches scheduled to take place include “Slyck” Wagner Brown vs. former TNA star Homicide in a MWF Heavyweight Championship Steel Cage Match, TNA star Abyss vs. “Executioner” Brian Milonas in a SteelRead More

Posted On January 4, 2011By StaffIn News

TNA vs. NJPW Results From The Tokyo Dome (1/4/10)

New Japan WrestleKings V show Tokyo, Japan at the Tokyo Dome Report by reader Nick I don’t know the exact attendance figure, but the whole first tier was filled along with the ground level seating. My friend and I speculated there were about 10,000-12,000 people there. We paid 3,000 yen (approximately 35 US dollars) for a seat in the first tier, with a nice view of the action. As is expected in Japan, the Japanese wrestlers received the biggest pops and heat. Notable mention must go to Kenny Omega andRead More

Posted On January 4, 2011By StaffIn News

Update On TNA TV In The UK, TNA iMPACT! Rating

- Last week’s episode of TNA iMPACT! drew a 1.1 cable rating, reports – SkyTV issued the following statement regarding the future of TNA television in the UK .. TNA had been airing on the Bravo UK channel, which closed at the start of the year. “Following the close of the Bravo family of channels on 1 Jan 2011, a range of the most popular programmes – including TNA Wrestling, Spartacus, Chuck, Leverage, Dog the Bounty Hunter, Star Trek, Sun, Sea and A & E, Motorway Patrol, Highway PatrolRead More

Posted On January 4, 2011By StaffIn News

Shad Gaspard Speaks On Leaving WWE, Cryme Time, TNA, MMA

Former WWE superstar & one-half of Cryme Tyme, Shad Gaspard, was one of the featured guests on this week’s live edition (01/03/11) of the award-winning Monday Night Mayhem. Shad Gaspard Discusses His WWE Release, Why His Slated Singles Push On SmackDown Was Halted, The Break-Up Of Cryme Tyme, Why Him & JTG Never Won The World Tag Team Titles, Who Created The Concept & Idea Of Cryme Tyme, TNA/MMA Rumors, His Relationship With John Laurinaitis, Why He Believes Chris Jericho Is One Of The Greatest Of All-Time, Collaborating With MuhammadRead More

Posted On January 1, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

TNA Stars Wrestling In Japan, Update On TNA TV In The UK

– A number of TNA stars will be on hand for New Japan Pro Wrestling’s annual Tokyo Dome show, which takes place Monday. Matches involving TNA talent are TNA World Heavyweight Champion Jeff Hardy vs. Tatsuya Naito; Rob Van Dam vs. Toru Yano; Beer Money Inc., vs. IWGP Tag Team Champions Giant Bernard & Karl Anderson vs. Manabu Nakanishi & Strong Man in a Three Way Match. TNA ring announcer Jeremy Borash is filming footage of the trip and handling ring announcing duties. — TNA Wrestling issued the following statementRead More

Posted On December 31, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

Mickie James Feels WWE Dropped The Ball On Her Music Career Page 2 writer Josh Stewart posted comments on his blog from an interview he recently conducted with Mickie James that weren’t featured in the piece. The TNA Knockout said her former employer, World Wrestling Entertainment, had a chance to coordinate her music career, but didn’t. She feels it’s difficult for talent to have outside projects under their auspices. “They had every opportunity to jump onboard if they wanted to, and I would have welcomed it,” she said. “If they wanted to wrap a tour around some of the liveRead More

Posted On December 31, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

Palumbo Comments On Low TNA Wages, TNA Interested In Zorro

– Former WWE talent Chuck Palumbo took to Twitter to note that the average TNA mid-card wrestler makes less than $500 per match not to mention that they have to cover their own hotel expenses and health insurance. He wrote: “Two fans asked me how much a wrestler makes over at TNA today, when I told them the “average mid carder” is makin less than 500 a match…no hotels …..they couldn’t believe it.. That’s before taxes and expenses and paying your own health insurance…. They were like holy****, we betterRead More

Posted On December 31, 2010By StaffIn News

Nash Goes Wild On Twitter: “F**k Going Back To TNA”

“Big Sexy” is back at it again. The, in this reporter’s eyes, icon, went on another Twitter rampage against TNA. Here’s his latest work, all of which were posted today on his official Twitter page. “Fuck going back to tna. Let me drop acid and walk around a mall for a half hour. Now Spike, that’s ratings!” “tna calls sting the icon, yet he’s never worked for the WWE. wtf is with that? how come I’m not an icon in tna’s eyes? How bout ‘prick’ Nash” “Fuck icon! Prick isRead More

Posted On December 31, 2010By StaffIn News

Eric Bischoff Interview: State Of TNA, Competing With WWE

TNA’s Eric Bischoff was the featured guest on this week’s live edition (12/27/10) of the award-winning Monday Night Mayhem. Bischoff Discusses Why Spike TV Canceled TNA ReAction, What He Believes Were The Changes That Him & Hulk Hogan Implemented Effectively This Year In TNA, Which TNA Superstars & Knockouts Impressed Him The Most In 2010, The Company’s Ability To Compete With The WWE In 2011, If There Could Be Changes On The TNA Creative Team In The Near Future, Repairing His Relationship With Matt Hardy If He Signed With TNARead More

Posted On December 29, 2010By Jared GebhardtIn Columns

The Wrestling Genius: 2010 and My Love of Lists

Well 2010 is coming to a close and it has been a pretty up and down year in sports for yours truly. I couldn’t have thought of a worse year to be a Vikings fan. Last January I watched in horror as my dream of watching my favorite team make the super bowl went down faster than the Hindenburg and just as tragically. However things got better when I got to see the Lakers beat the Celtics in 7 games. I mean it doesn’t compare to the Vikings winning butRead More

Posted On December 28, 2010By Thomas GibbsIn Columns

Brain Farts: Things I’ve Learned [2010]

Hey boys and girls! Merry belated Christmas! I’m back. Did you miss me? Well even if you didn’t (though I know you did), i’m back with something to discuss. 2010 is coming to an end, and 2011 is right around the corner. Usually around this time most websites, shows, and other forms of media make a “best of” or “worst of” for whatever it is they talk about. Me? I don’t do that. I like to try and be different from the rest. Just when you think you’ve figured meRead More

Posted On December 28, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

Hogan Reveals Surgery Wounds, Ratings For Impact & Reaction

– The Dec. 23 episode of TNA iMPACT! drew a 1.07 cable rating, with 1,403,000 viewers. The previous week’s show drew a 1.12. — The Dec. 23 episode of TNA ReACTION scored a 0.59 cable rating, with 757,000 viewers. The previous full-hour show did a 0.5 cable rating, with 775,000 viewers. — Hulk Hogan underwent nine hours of surgery last Tuesday for a problem with his spinal cord that had been plaguing him for the majority of the past year. The procedure required Hogan to have his spine rebuilt. HeRead More

Posted On December 26, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

Goldust Reveals His Severe Drug Problems While With TNA

WWE talent Dustin Rhodes (a/k/a Goldust) speaks frankly and openly about his journey through the professional wrestling industry in his newly released autobiography, Cross Rhodes: Goldust, Out of the Darkness. He gives a no-holds barred account of his severe drug problems, which notably persisted during his two stints with TNA Wrestling. In the book, he admits that his issues had worsened to the point that he was using cocaine prior to matches for the organization in 2005. Regarding this, he wrote: “Eventually, and thanks to my dad, I started workingRead More

Posted On December 23, 2010By StaffIn News

Jeff Jarrett Speaks On Hogan, Bischoff & RVD In TNA & More

Former ten-time World Heavyweight Champion & TNA superstar, Jeff Jarrett, was one of the featured guests on this week’s live edition (12/20/10) of the award-winning Monday Night Mayhem. You can feel The Mayhem every Monday evening (at 7PM ET/6PM CT), exclusively on The Monday Night Mayhem Radio Network (,,,,, & Jeff joined The Big Mosh, “The Chairman of the Board” Todd Vincent, & “Wild” Bill Brown in his return to “Your Home of Wrestling Radio.” His exclusive interview, along with the entire “Merry Mayhem ChristmasRead More

Posted On December 23, 2010By StaffIn News

*Spoilers* TNA Impact Taping Results For Tonight

TNA Wrestling taped tonight’s edition of TNA Impact from Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. Thanks to PWInsider for providing us with results. Below are full results: TNA iMPACT! *Kazarian defeated both members of Generation Me and Robbie E in a Four Way bout. Jay Lethal was doing commentary. *Sarita attacks Velvet Sky backstage and hangs her with a belt. Angelina Love makes the save. *Madison Rayne & Tara vs. The Beautiful People is the scheduled Knockouts Tag Title tournament final. Sky cant wrestle because of the attack. Love goes soloRead More