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Posted On September 3, 2012By Dave ScottIn Columns

Dave Scott – Monday Night Long

Hey there guys, Dave Scott here with the back to normal Monday night banter! I’ve been racking my brain the past few hours thinking about what I’m going to write about this week. This is because since Raw has went 3 hours long, I am starting to struggle with it. It is hard enough sometimes staying up until 4am when it was 2 hours long, but now that there is that extra hour and nothing overly great happening I’ve been falling asleep before the end of Raw. Now there wouldRead More
- Domestic violence charges against Scott Hall have been dropped after he allegedly choked his girlfriend while intoxicated last month. Hall will not face any jail time. Hall’s told TMZ.com that charges were “dismissed and/or rejected by the prosecutor due to insufficient evidence.” After originally telling police that Hall had been drinking for days and tried pulling her out of her car by her throat, she later changed her story and said Hall never got violent with her and they have a happy, healthy relationship. – SmackDown star Christian hasRead More
Current World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan was interviewed by Brian Fritz of Betweentheropes.com. Here are a few highlights from the interview.   On competing in his first WrestleMania match: “I’m excited about the match. This is my first WrestleMania. I’m really excited. 70,000 people! How can you not be excited?   On how he wrestled Sheamus at last year’s WrestleMania in a dark match and is now headlining this year’s event with the same opponent: “The 70,000 that were there (last year) are the only people that saw [that matchRead More

Posted On March 9, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

SmackDown Preview: Orton, Sheamus & Big Show vs. Bryan, More

The following is a spoiler-free preview for tonight’s WWE Smackdown on Syfy show: * Randy Orton, Sheamus & Big Show vs. World Heavyweight champion Daniel Bryan, Intercontinental champion Cody Rhodes & The Miz. * Teddy Long vs. John Laurinaitis. * WWE United States champion Santino Marella vs. Jack Swagger in a Steel Cage Match. * Mark Henry vs. Ezekiel Jackson. * WWE Tag Team champions Primo & Epico vs. Kofi Kingston & R-Truth. * Drew McIntyre vs. HornswoggleRead More

Posted On February 11, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

SmackDown Preview For Tonight, Fozzy Making Another Album

– Chris Jericho’s heavy metal band “Fozzy,” is about to start working on a new album, with hopes to release it later this year. Members of Fozzy head to Atlanta, GA next week to record. Band member Rich Ward said in a blog that Jericho “wrote the bulk of the lyrics months ago, but he has given me updated lyrics as I have needed them, some as recently as last week.” — The following is a spoiler-free preview for tonight’s SmackDown on SyFy: * World Heavyweight champion Daniel Bryan vs.Read More

Posted On February 8, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

What Happened After SmackDown, HBK On The Streak, More

- The dark match that took place after Tuesday’s SmackDown tapings from Tulsa, Oklahoma saw Randy Orton defeat Wade Barrett in a Street Fight. World Heavyweight champion Daniel Bryan came down during the match and helped Barrett. Big Show came out to even the odds and allowed Orton to get the win on Barrett. After the match, Orton nailed Big Show with an RKO to end the show. – Dolph Ziggler’s new “It’s Not Showing Off” t-shirt is now on sale at the WWEShop website. – Shawn Michaels was askedRead More

Posted On January 30, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Details On Why WWE Had Sheamus Win The Royal Rumble

At Sunday’s Royal Rumble event, Sheamus was the last man standing and will go to WrestleMania gets to choose whether he will challenge WWE Champion or the World Heavyweight champion. Many insiders were predicting Chris Jericho would win the Royal Rumble – and it’s believe that WWE had Sheamus win for that very reason. Michael Cole’s line at the end of the show about which title will Sheamus will challenge for was a way of emphasizing the unpredictability of the Rumble and how WWE storylines just got shaken up byRead More

Posted On January 30, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

News On Several Royal Rumble Scenarios That Were Scrapped

With the 2012 Royal Rumble in the history books, we have news on several discussed scenarios for the Rumble that did not wind up happening: – One of the ideas WWE officials were discussing for the Royal Rumble would have seen John Cena winthe Royal Rumble and earn a title shot at WrestleMania 28. Cena would then be forced to choose between his match with The Rock and challenging either the WWE or World Heavyweight champion. This idea was nixed and Cena was not part of the Rumble match. –Read More

Posted On January 6, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE SmackDown Preview For Tonight: Ryder vs. Big Show

The following is a spoiler-free preview for tonight’s episode of WWE SmackDown on Syfy: – World Heavyweight champion Daniel Bryan vs. Big Show. – Intercontinental Champion Cody Rhodes vs. Booker T. – WWE Tag Team champions Air Boom vs. Epico and Primo. – Tamina vs. Natalya. – Hornswoggle vs. Heath Slater (Over The Top Rope Challenge). – Hunico vs. Ted DiBiase. Also scheduled to appear are Wade Barrett, Sheamus Zack Ryder, Drew McIntyre, Teddy Long and more.Read More

Posted On December 22, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

R-Truth’s Suspension, New WWE Trademark, Henry Still Advertised

– WWE has filed a new trademark for the phrase “Fear My Name.” — Despite Mark Henry’s injury (and the fact that WWE took the World Heavyweight title off him because he can’t wrestle), he’s still being advertised for Friday’s SmackDown and next Friday’s SmackDown live event at the Izod Center in New Jersey. The main event for that show is scheduled to be Daniel Bryan vs. Big Show vs. Mark Henry in a Triple Threat Steel Cage Match for the World Heavyweight Championship. For the full card, visit Meadowlands.com.Read More

Posted On December 22, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE SmackDown Preview For Friday (No Spoilers)

The following is a spoiler-free preview for Friday’s episode of WWE SmackDown on Syfy: * U.S. champion Zack Ryder vs. IC champion Cody Rhodes * Big Show vs Henry * Sheamus vs. The Miz * Kofi Kingston (w/Evan Bourne) vs. Primo (w/Epico and Rosa Mendes). * World Heavyweight champion Daniel Bryan vs. Dolph Ziggler (w/Vickie Guerrero)Read More

Posted On December 19, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Ex-WWE Writer Thinks Daniel Bryan Will Have A Short Title Run

Former WWE creative team member Seth Mates says if history is any indication – we shouldn’t expect a long title reign from new World Heavyweight champion Daniel Bryan. Mates tweeted on Monday afternoon @SethMates: “To borrow a holiday metaphor, this is the time of year (between Survivor Series and the Royal Rumble) when Vince (McMahon) ‘tries on’ his new clothes or new main eventers.” “Foley (99), Jericho (01), Evolution (03), Edge (06), Sheamus (09), Miz (10), Bryan (11) among those elevated during this stretch of (the year). And to continueRead More

Posted On December 19, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Backstage News On Whe World Heavyweight Title Changes

The reason why WWE decided to take the World Heavyweight title off Mark Henry at Sunday’s TLC PPV is because Mark Henry is legitimately hurt. Henry suffered what’s being described as a pulled groin, which he reportedly suffered during his match against John Cena on Raw last week. After having the injury evaluated, it turned out to be more serious than originally thought. The majority of WWE’s creative team wanted Henry to work a lighter schedule until the injury healed up, however Vince McMahon made the call to end MarkRead More

Posted On November 15, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Del Rio Speaks On Life After Wrestling, Family Legacy & More

As we saw on Monday’s RAW, WWE Champion Alberto Del Rio is featured on the cover of the new issue of Hombre Magazine. Here are some highlights from Del Rio’s interview: Pressure Living Up To His Family’s Legacy In Wrestling: “Well yes, because my dad and my uncle aren’t so popular in the United States because they wrestled here 35, 40 years ago. But in Mexico, they’re a big dynasty. They’re the most popular wrestlers in Mexican history. So in Mexico there was a lot of pressure for me. ButRead More

Posted On September 20, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jerry Lawler Injured By Mark Henry & Sent To The Hospital

On Monday’s RAW, Jim Ross interviewed new World Heavyweight champion Mark Henry. Henry said Ross was one of the haters who questioned whether he could ever win “the big one” and got physical with the Hall of Famer. Ross’ longtime partner in crime Jerry Lawler entered the ring and got Henry off JR, but then Henry’s attention (and anger) were turned on the King. After a brief physical exchange, Herny got the best of Lawler and brutally attacked him. After a devastating powerslam in the ring, Henry took Lawler outsideRead More

Posted On August 30, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Zack Ryder Takes RKO During Raw Commercial Break

During a commercial break at Monday’s RAW, Zack Ryder came out and confronted World Heavyweight champion Randy Orton .. It didn’t go so well for Mr. Long Island Iced Z. Ryder came out with a camera filming for his YouTube show. Ryder told Orton about how popular his show is, but he still can’t get on RAW each week. Ryder tried to get footage of Orton for his show and be his “R-K-Broski of the Week” – but Orton was not interested. Ryder got too close to Orton, who laidRead More

Posted On August 30, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Matches Announced For Tuesday’s Super SmackDown Special

The following matches have been announced for Tuesday night’s Super SmackDown live special on SyFy: * World Heavyweight champion Randy Orton vs. Christian in a Steel Cage Match * WWE Champion Alberto Del Rio vs. Sin Cara (non-title match) * John Cena vs. Wade Barrett * CM Punk vs. The Great KhaliRead More

Posted On August 25, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Live Tuesday SmackDown Preview, Vince Turns 66, SD Dark Match

- WWE Chariman & CEO Vince McMahon turns 66 years old today. – The following matches are confirmed for next Tuesday’s special live edition of WWE SmackDown on Syfy: * WWE Champion Alberto Del Rio vs. Sin Cara (Non Title Match) * World Heavyweight champion Randy Orton vs. Christian in a Steel Cage Match. – The dark main event that took place after Tuesday’s WWE SmackDown tapings from Calgary saw World Heavyweight champion Randy Orton defeated Christian in a Street Fight – with Bret Hart as the special guest referee.Read More

Posted On July 19, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Rey Mysterio In Line For A Big Push, SummerSlam Match, Vince

- With Sin Cara’s future in WWE unknown, Rey Mysterio is expected to get a huge push this summer. Apparently there is something big planned for Mysterio at Summerslam and the following night’s RAW in San Diego. – According to Bryan Alvarez, Vince McMahon is expected to be backstage at Summerslam although it’s unknown if he will appear on camera. – Randy Orton vs. Christian in a no-disqualification match for the World Heavyweight championship is being discussed for SummerSlam next month.Read More