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The New World Order created chaos in the ranks of World Championship Wrestling as the renegade faction sought success by any means necessary. Now, group founder Kevin Nash is looking to reform the nefarious faction and run roughshod over the world of wrestling once again. “A lot of you wanted an NWO reunion, there will be one. As you know we only come in take over mode. Stay tuned!!!,” he announced Tuesday night via Twitter. The group’s reformation could take place in WWE and if Nash has his wish fulfilled,Read More
– John Laurinaitis no longer officially serves as WWE’s Executive Vice President of Talent Relations; his bio has been removed from the WWE Corporate website’s index of executive officers. Therefore, the former ‘Dynamic Dude’ is solely an on-air performer for WWE. However, he is still branded as the Executive Vice President of Talent Relations in his WWE.com Superstars profile and on his Twitter account. Laurinaitis had overseen the Talent Relations department since April 2004, when he replaced Jim Ross. He was hired as a road agent after the sport entertainmentRead More
The Wrestling Observer reports WWE has signed Ashley Fliehr Johnson to a developmental contract. She is the daughter of WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair. Reports surfaced earlier this month that Ashley intended to follow in the footsteps of her legendary father as she was training to become a professional wrestler. She is expected to join WWE’s Tampa, Florida based developmental training facility in the summer. Ashley is the third Flair child to enter the professional wrestling industry. David notably competed for World Championship Wrestling from 1999 to 2001 whileRead More
– WWE Classics On Demand will highlight the best of World Championship Wrestling throughout the month of June. WWE’s YouTube account posted a video teaser this week for “WCW Invasion” that has since been deleted. — WWE Hall of Famer Tammy “Sunny” Sytch and Rhino are advertised to appear for Utah based professional wrestling promotion Wrestling Alliance of the Rockies on Sunday, May 27. (Event details) — Hiroshi Hase turns 51 years old on Saturday while Don Kernodle turns 62. — In honor of Cinco de Mayo, WWE.com remembers severalRead More

Posted On April 2, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Menounos Comments On Mania, WWE Releases DDP Highlights, More

– Maria Menounos and her tag team partner Kelly Kelly were the more dominant females against Eve and Beth Phoenix at WrestleMania XXVIII as the Extra! co-host obtained the pinfall victory over the WWE Divas Champion. Menounos went on Twitter to comment on the event.   “Thank you Chris for this article-and for all the amazing compliments everyone. Wrestling last night was a dream,” she wrote.   – WrestlingFigs.com reports WWE Hall of Fame Koko B Ware will appear for NeFW at the Chicopee Boys & Girls Club 580 MeadowRead More

Posted On February 21, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Former WWF Star Timothy Well Passes Away

The official Facebook page of World Wrestling Council announced Monday evening that Timothy Smith, who competed as Rex King and Timothy Well, died today. His cause of death has not been disclosed. He was born in 1963. King, who began his wrestling career in 1987, appeared for numerous promotions throughout his fifteen-year career including the World Wrestling Federation, World Championship Wrestling, Extreme Championship Wrestling and United States Wrestling Association. Much of his career was spent wrestling as a tag team with Steve Doll. They appeared as Well Dunn for theRead More

Posted On January 16, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Fourth WWE Hall of Famer Confirmed For WWE Legends’ House

WWE Hall of Famer “Mean” Gene Okerlund confirmed to The Score’s Arda Ocal that he will be appearing on WWE Legends’ House, a reality show premiering in 2012 on the WWE Network that will put eight to ten ‘Legends’ under one roof. “I can tell you this, I think there is some reservations about that particular program. Cause were talking about senior citizens, of course that’s not me. Yes I intend, and I’ve been asked to be apart of it. So lets go, lets see what happens,” Okerlund said. StephanieRead More

Posted On November 11, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

“The Ugandan Giant” Kamala Reportedly Has Foot Amputated

WrestlingNewsCenter.com reports James Harris, who is known as “The Ugandan Giant” Kamala, had his foot amputated Monday due to complications of high blood pressure and diabetes. Hollywood Jimmy, a close friend of Harris, wrote Wednesday, “I talked to James today and he’s in good spirit. James is a true Memphis Wrestling legend and will be missed in the wrestling world. I had the opportunity to travel up and down the road with James and he’s one of the nicest people in the wrestling business. I wish James a speedy recoveryRead More

Posted On September 2, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Dan Spivey Discusses His Long Battle With Drug Addiction

Dan Spivey, who worked for World Championship Wrestling, the World Wrestling Federation and All-Japan Pro Wrestling between 1984 and 1995, openly discussed his long-running battle with substance abuse during an interview with Alex Marvez of the Scripps Howard News Service. Spivey says his troubles with drugs began while on the University of Georgia’s football team in the 1970s. “I would take speed, or black beauties, as we called them back in the old days, when I played,” Spivey said, also mentioning that he became involved with organized gamblers during thatRead More
– Damian 666, whose real name is Jose Carrera, announced Saturday at a Perros del Mal event in Mexico that he would be retiring from professional wrestling. The 50-year-old lucha wrestler stated that since Supreme was not defending the XPW Championship, he was going to retire as he is suffering from numerous injuries and had nothing left to prove. The Perro family, however, convinced him to compete in a one final bout: an electrified cage match against Supreme for the XPW Championship. Damian said he has “several commitments” left toRead More
One of the greatest technical wrestlers to ever step foot inside the squared circle, Dean Malenko made his mark in the wrestling industry. Retired since 2001, “The Man of 1,000 Holds” talked to WWE.com about his storied career and what he’s up to today. However, he says he was very close to not being here today. “I had about a 30-minute window to get to the hospital or I wouldn’t be having this conversation with you.” Malenko recalled the day in late November last year when a heart attack nearlyRead More

Posted On March 30, 2011By Owen PattersonIn News

Cody Rhodes Says He Plans To Unmask Rey Mysterio At WM27

SmackDown star Cody Rhodes was interviewed this week by CLATL.com to hype his WrestleMania 27 match with Rey Mysterio. Here are some highlights of what Rhodes said about: Wrestling Rey Mysterio At WrestleMania: “I haven’t had the opportunity to say this much, but I’m only 25, so at the time that Rey Mysterio was in World Championship Wrestling having these marathon excellent matches with Dean Malenko, I was a kid sitting on the floor watching. There’s a time to be a fan and a time to be a professional, andRead More

Posted On February 10, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Three-time WWE Tag Team Champion Announces Retirement

Former WWE talent Carl Ouellet, 43, announced his retirement from professional wrestling Tuesday during an interview with the largest radio station in Quebec, CKAC. He had not wrestled since June, in a match against TNA Wrestling star Desmond Wolfe. Ouellet, who began wrestling professionally in 1987, competed under a variety of alias over the course of his 24-year wrestling career including Pierre-Carl Ouellette (or Ouellet), Pierre of the Quebecers and Jean-Pierre Lafitte. He worked for four of largest promotions in the United States; World Wrestling Entertainment, World Championship Wrestling, ExtremeRead More

Posted On December 24, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

Talk Of The Miz Headlining WrestleMania, Report On WCW Tie-in

– Lilian Garcia is auctioning off several clothing items from her time in WWE including outfits and boots. To view her items, click here. — There has been talk of lengthening The Miz’s WWE Title run after initial plans called for him to be a short-term champion. Officials have also discussed headlining WrestleMania XXVII with The Miz vs. John Cena, which wasn’t brainstormed when he won the belt. — While the extent is unclear, with WrestleMania XXVII taking place in Atlanta, Georgia near the ten-year anniversary of the death ofRead More