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Posted On March 29, 2012By Jared GebhardtIn Columns

The Wrestling Genius: The Big Fake Bets of WrestleMania

Alright I’ve taken a few weeks off and you’ve missed me…what’s that….you didn’t even notice….that hurts. Well anyway I’m back but I’m putting a hold on my Mount Rushmore of wrestling columns and instead I’m going to do my Big, Awesome, Fake Betting WrestleMania Column. That’s right I along with my fake Vegas team have handicapped this years “Showcase of the Immortals”. Now the run up to WrestleMania has been more talking than wrestling, but I’m still very intrigued. There is something here for every wrestling fan; yes even youRead More

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

Kevin Nash Speaks On Triple H vs. Undertaker At WrestleMania

In an interview with the U.K. Sun last week, Kevin Nash talked about this Sunday’s match between Triple H and The Undertaker. Here is what was said.   “I know that Mark’s [Calaway, aka Undertaker] beat up, like we all are,” said Nash. “I know Paul’s [Levesque, aka Triple H] beat up. His job is behind the scenes and in the office. When he does wrestle it’s an added thing. It’s added responsibility and I think that puts a ton of pressure on him, because he is so involved inRead More

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

Kurt Angle Talks WM28 Hell In A Cell, Athletes Involved In WMania

- An article profiling the top nine athletes who have been involved in WrestleMania is featured on the YES Network’s website. Pete Rose tops the list, while Lawrence Taylor comes in second. Boxing legend Muhammad Ali, who was the special referee for the main event of the first WrestleMania, completes the list at #9.   - The Atlantic has an article about whether blood should be used for the “Hell In A Cell” match between the Undertaker and Triple H this Sunday. The article contains quotes from Kurt Angle, whoRead More

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

Arn Anderson Says He Doesn’t Belong In The WWE HOF On His Own

Arn Anderson 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:   His induction into the WWE Hall of Fame: It’s phenomenal! My god! Especially with that group of guys, every one of them is a Hall of Fame-er. It’s just a question of timing, I guess. Getting to share the stage with those guys—man—it just blows me away. I’m still, to this day, inRead More
– Randy Orton confirmed via Twitter that he has signed on to star in the third installment of WWE Studios’ Marine franchise, Marine – Homefront.   “Looks like I’ll be filming a movie in the summer, Marine 3. Always have wanted to do an action movie, and I’m finally getting the chance,” he wrote Tuesday evening.   Production for the straight-to-video release beings June 11 in Vancouver, British Columbia. Orton plays a Marine who must rescue his kidnapped daughter.   – The USA Network airing of Once in a Lifetime:Read 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
WWE.com announced Tuesday afternoon that Ric Flair will be present at the 2012 WWE Hall of Fame induction ceremony at Miami’s American Airlines Arena on Saturday.   “The Nature Boy,” who was originally inducted as a singles wrestler in 2008, will enter the Hall a record second time alongside fellow Four Horsemen Arn Anderson, Tully Blanchard, Barry Windham and JJ Dillon. The story does not mention whether he will appear onstage, nor that he is affiliated to TNA Wrestling.   F4WOnline.com reported last week that TNA Wrestling was open toRead More

Posted On March 26, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Star Looking To Retire Soon?, WWE Highlights Goldberg

– The front page of WWE.com has placed the spotlight on Goldberg as they are directing users to his Alumni profile. WWE.com writes of the former champion, “Charge into the official Alumni profile of Goldberg, the powerhouse competitor who speared through WCW and WWE.”   – A book titled The 50 Greatest Professional Wrestlers of All-Time will be released this fall by ECW Press. It is being written by Larry Matysik, former owner and promoter of the St. Louis Wrestling Club.   – Mike Mondo turns 29 years old onRead More
– GetGlue.com is offering a free sticker of absent WWE star Rey Mysterio to those who check in to their website during tonight's Raw SuperShow on USA Network. A free Rock-Cena sticker will also be offered during Once in a Lifetime: The Rock vs. John Cena, premiering tonight at 8/7 CT on USA Network. Details are available here.   – Retired wrestler Michelle McCool revealed during a Q&A session on Twitter Monday afternoon that she will be attending WrestleMania XXVIII this weekend in Miami, Florida. She noted in a separateRead More

Posted On March 25, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

JR Blogs On WrestleMania 28; Closing Match, Rock-Cena & More

Jim Ross is back with his latest blog. As always, the blog is a must-read, here are some highlights: Rock vs. Cena: “Assuming that it’s Cena vs. Rock closing the show at WM28. as many expect, it will be a former collegiate football Offensive Lineman (Cena) vs. a former Defensive Lineman (Rock) in a battle inside the squared circle that may, at times, resemble the line of scrimmage in a heated, rivalry football game. The low man wins or so the old football adage goes. “When approximately 75,000 fans areRead More

Posted On March 22, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Next Week’s Raw Supershow, The Rock’s Training, Undertaker

- WWE will be taping some matches for the go-home WrestleMania edition of SmackDown at next week’s RAW Supershow from Atlanta. The rest of SmackDown will be made up of footage from Axxess. – Curt Hawkins has been the main guy training with The Rock to help get him in ring shape for the WrestleMania 28 match against John Cena. – Back on the March 12th RAW Supershow, The Undertaker messed up and said WrestleMania was on April 21st instead of April 1st. It was noted that a sign ofRead More

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

JR Blog: Jericho-Punk, Taker-HHH-HBK, Cody, Sheamus-Bryan

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is back with another blog update, which you can read in its entirety at JRsBarBQ.com. Here are some highlights of what JR wrote about what went down at Monday’s RAW: CM Punk & Chris Jericho: “The Punk/Jericho interaction was compelling and furthered the two, talented performer’s personal issue. Let’s not lose track that this is for the WWE Title which is the Promised Land for any WWE Superstar. The personal issue aspect of this pairing makes this match even more anticipated in my view.Read More

Posted On March 15, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Edge Reveals Who He Wanted To Wrestle But Never Got The Chance

- 2012 WWE Hall of Famer Edge recenly spoke with The Miami Herald. He revealed the one wrestler he wanted to face but never got the chance to: “The one guy I never got to wrestle was Bret Hart. He was the one guy I would have enjoyed getting in there and seeing what we could have created together. It would be me as the sleazy bad guy and him as the hard wrestling, charging good guy. I think we could have done some pretty awesome stuff together. I gotRead More

Posted On March 7, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Shawn Michaels Speaks On Whether He Can Be Fair At WrestleMania

The WWE website features an exclusive video interview with Shawn Michaels. Michaels talked about his confrontation with Triple H on RAW and whether he can call the Undertaker vs. Triple H match at WrestleMania match fairly. Michaels answered, “Yes, next question.” He then followed up with: “What, you don’t think I can? Too much commotion, is that it? Hey, it’s not my first barbeque, slick. Don’t worry about how I call the match. I’ll probably be the best referee the world has ever seen, so I wouldn’t worry about itRead More

Posted On February 29, 2012By Jared GebhardtIn Columns

The Wrestling Genius: The Mount Rushmore of Wrestling Part Two

If I just go by your emails then last week’s column was well received by most of you. A few of you were confused by my non-wrestler Mount Rushmore and thought that was my Mount Rushmore plus Ric Flair. Let me reiterate before I go on, with all four of my Mount Rushmore columns (this being number 2) I’ll have a different sub-mount Rushmore. This time I picked pre-modern era Mount Rushmore. But first I’d like to comment on something that happened last Monday; namely the big announcement that HHHRead More

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

JBL Comments on The Rock’s Backstage Heat & Chris Jericho

- Former WWE Champion JBL took to his Facebook page this morning and commented on recent reports about The Rock and Chris Jericho returning. Heat on The Rock: “I hear the resentment/jealousy of the Rock backstage and I quite frankly don’t believe it. Four of the world’s biggest superstars in Cena, Rock, Undertaker and Triple H will headline WM-this is huge for WWE and the business-guys should be dying to be on this card and my guess is they are. It’s very simple to those who do have any problemRead More

Posted On February 26, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Former WWE Writer On Wrestlers Being Jealous Of The Rock

– Former WWE creative writer Seth Mates reacted on Twitter to the apparent jealousy within WWE circles of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson being successful in Hollywood. “Talking point: let’s say WWE Films had been a success. Don’t you think VINCE would have done same thing The Rock did – leave for Hollywood?” he wrote. “Vince has conquered wrestling over and over. If he’d smelled blood in Hollywood, he’d have already handed the keys to the kingdom to HHH and Steph. “The jealousy towards Rock isn’t for him leaving. It’s thatRead More
– Thanks to interference from Curt Hawkins, Tyler Reks drew a victory over Mason Ryan on this week’s episode of WWE Superstars. It is his first televised singles victory since the March 17, 2011 WWE Superstars, where he beat JTG. Other matches featured include Alex Riley vs. Michael McGillicutty and Jinder Mahal vs. Justin Gabriel. The episode is available here. — WWE developmental wrestler Corey Graves (a/k/a Sterling James Keenan) turns 28 years old Friday. — During a phone interview with WWE.com Thursday, Shawn Michaels lost his composure when facedRead More

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

Batista Speaks On Returning To WWE, Tough Enough & More

- Former WWE Superstar Batista recently spoke with The Sun. Here are some highlights: Why he left WWE: “The reason I left was the PG direction the company took, it got too corny for me. I was a hug fan of the edgy era of DX, Stone Cold Steve Austin and those guys. The change in direction really ruined it for me. It’s well recorded I’m not a fan of the likes of John Cena or The Miz. It’s such a different company these days and not in a goodRead More