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

Mike Tyson Speaks On HOF Induction, UK WWE Appearances

- The following WWE Superstar appearances are scheduled for April in Europe:   * April 18 Sheffield, England: Kane will be at Smyths Toys, Drakehouse, Sheffield * April 20 Newcastle, England: Cody Rhodes and Natalya will be at Smyths Toys, Team Valley Gateshead, England * April 21 Glasgow, Scotland: Sheamus will be at Smyths Toys, Glasgow Fort Shopping Park, Glasgow, Scotland   - Mike Tyson recently participated in an interview with ESPN. In the interview he talked about being inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame. Here are a fewRead More

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

Divas Fashion Show Tonight, WrestleMania Dark Match News, More

- The Miami Herald has a new article up with WWE Diva Alicia Fox talking about her career and plugging the Divas Fashion Show at tonight’s WrestleMania Premiere Party. The Divas will be modeling clothes designed by top South Florida designers.   - WWE creative head Michael Hayes turns 53 years old today.   - The Usos vs. WWE Tag Team Champions Epico and Primo has been discussed as the dark match for WrestleMania 28.   A Brodus Clay match was suggested for the dark match but at last word,Read More

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

WWE Network Launch, WWE Planning Divas Reality TV Show

- WWE Chief Marketing Executive Michelle Wilson is denying that the company ever had a target launch date for the new WWE Network, despite promotional material used by WWE in late 2011 and other media reports over the past few months. Wilson says they are close to securing a distribution deal.   Wilson called the WWE Network a game-changer and says they hope to reach 50 million homes. WWE has currently hired 30 people for the Network and hopes to fill 120 jobs.   To go along with the LegendsRead More

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

WWE Releasing No Holds Barred On DVD, Edge-WWE Network, More

- For fans in Miami, WWE opened their WrestleMania Superstore today at 10:30am at Sun Life Stadium. - Besides WrestleMania Axxess kicking off today, WWE will also host the WrestleMania Art and Fashion shows tonight. We’re looking for reports from all WrestleMania festivities at andypwm [at] gmail.com. - WWE Studios will be releasing the 1989 movie “No Holds Barred” on DVD for the first time on July 3rd. The movie starred Hulk Hogan and Tiny “Zeus” Lister. - Edge said in media interviews this week that he will begin filmingRead More

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

Edge Talks On Working With WWE In The Future, Being Content

- 2012 WWE Hall of Famer Edge spoke with MiamiNewTimes.com this week to promote WrestleMania. Here are some highlights:   Overall, you’ve held more WWE titles than anyone else in history, and set other records in WWE. You obviously accomplished quite a bit in your career. But since your career was ended abruptly and unexpectedly, is there anything you had hoped you could do before you retired that you weren’t able to accomplish?   Actually, no. I’m able to retire content with the fact that everything that was on myRead More

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

Miami Dolphin’s At WM28, Mike Tyson’s New WWE Role, WM Endings

- Miami Dolphin Mike Puncey, who spoke at Wednesday’s WrestleMania 28 press conference, will be sitting ringside with his teammates on Sunday for the big event.   - WWE announced yesterday that 2012 Hall of Famer Mike Tyson will be the official WWE.com Social Media Ambassador during WrestleMania week. Beginning Friday, Tyson will be reporting to WWE.com from Axxess and will be tweeting and interacting with the Superstars and Divas.   - Word is that WWE officials have worked out the finishes to all of Sunday’s matches.Read More

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

Sheamus Says He’s Never Satisfied, Wants To Build A HOF Legacy

romoting his upcoming World Heavyweight Championship Match against Daniel Bryan at WrestleMania XXVIII, Sheamus tells Irish Voice that he’s takes nothing for granted with WWE.   “My WWE career has been amazing says. It took a lot of time for me to get here, and you never stop paying your dues. I’m never satisfied with what I’ve achieved,” he says.   “I want to create a legacy for myself, like those who are going to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame this weekend. The way you do thatRead More

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

Update On WWE Network, WWE Returning To New York

- WWE returns to the Mid-Hudson Civic Center in Poughkeepsie, New York on May 23rd, 2012 at 7:30 PM.   - WWE Chief Marketing Officer Michelle Wilson spoke to Newstimes.com this week about the WWE Network and says they are close to securing a deal with a distributor.   “There will be a WWE network in some shape or form. We are in late-stage negotiations with distributors,” she said. “Getting a distribution agreement for a cable network is not easy.”Read More

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

Raw Breakdown: Comparison To WM27 Go-Home Show, Rock/Cena

The go-home WrestleMania 28 episode of WWE’s RAW Supershow scored a 3.05 cable rating with 4.44 million viewers – a disappointment to WWE officials.   In comparison, the WrestleMania 27 go-home show which also featured The Rock and John Cena did a 3.84 cable rating with 5.89 million viewers. This year’s go-home show had a 21% decline in ratings and a 25% decline in total viewers.   In the segment breakdown, Sheamus and Randy Orton vs. Daniel Bryan and Kane gained 239,000 viewers from the opener. Santino Marella vs. DavidRead More

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

Chris Jerchio vs. CM Punk News, TNA’s Request To WWE, HOF

- One of the things TNA wanted when negotiating with WWE for Ric Flair’s Hall of Fame participation was that they wanted it to be said in some way during the show that Flair worked for TNA or was there due to TNA. No word yet if WWE agreed to that particular stipulation but it was one of the key things that was being discussed over the past few weeks.   - All Hall of Famers are being limited to ten-minute induction speeches. With Edge, Mike Tyson and The FourRead More

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

MMA Star Intrested In Joining WWE, WWE Attendance, Kozlov

- Here are some recent WWE attendance figures: * RAW on March 23rd in Lakeland, Florida drew 5,000 fans for $165,000 * RAW on March 24th in San Juan, Puerto Rico drew 9,800 fans for $385,000 * SmackDown on March 24th in Bowling Green, Kentucky drew 3,500 fans for $100,000 * RAW on March 25th in Charlotte, North Carolina drew 6,500 fans for $210,000 * SmackDown on March 25th in Nashville, Tennessee drew 6,500 fans for $200,000   - This could be an error in advertising but former WWE SuperstarRead More

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

DiBiase Recovering from Multiple Injuries, Raw Delayed Viewers

- The March 5th WWE RAW Supershow had 477,000 homes or 13% of total viewers watching on a tape delay or DVR.   - WWE shipped 268,000 DVD units for the month of February. They had 12 million unique visitors to their website in February, which is down 14% from February 2011. WWE’s shop website did 862 orders per day in February, up from 821 orders per day in February 2011.   - Ted DiBiase is currently recovering from a broken ankle, a broken heel bone, a torn tendon andRead More

Posted On March 28, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Press Release: WWE Doing Good For The Community

WWE sent out the following today:   World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. : WrestleMania® Community Outreach   WWE® today announced that its seventh annual WrestleMania Reading Challenge Finals will be held at the Miami-Dade Public Library this Saturday, March 31 at 10:00 a.m. ET, serving as the cornerstone event of its community outreach activities for WrestleMania Week in Miami.   WRESTLEMANIA READING CHALLENGE   More than 2,000 libraries and 50,000 children from across the United States and Canada participated in this year’s WrestleMania Reading Challenge through the Young Adult Library ServicesRead More

Posted On March 28, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Stars On The Worst Persona In History, WWE’s WM Hotel

– In the latest episode of WWE Inbox, John Cena, R-Truth, Curt Hawkins and Tyler Reks, among others answer your Twitter questions, including who they think is the worst persona in WWE history.     – WrestlingFigs.com reports WWE Hall of Famers Dory and Terry Funk will appear at WrestleMania Axxess on Saturday from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 pm and again on Sunday from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.   – According to multiple accounts on Twitter, at least some WWE talent and employees are staying at the InterContinental MiamiRead More
Alicia Fox began her journey with WWE six years ago after WWE Executive Vice President of Talent Relations John Laurinaitis discovered her in a fashion catalog. Speaking to Accidental Sexiness, the SmackDown Diva believes her and Kelly Kelly’s hirings was triggered by organization officials experimenting models being teached how to wrestle.   “I did a couple of things for Venus Swimwear in Jacksonville,” Fox said. “I think at the time Kelly Kelly and I were doing it [modeling] together at age 17, 18. I think it was just an experimentRead More

Posted On March 28, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Recap from WWE WrestleMania 28 Press Conference In Miami

- The WrestleMania 28 press conference opens with Josh Mathews and Matt Striker from the Eden Roc Hotel in Miami. Striker talks about how many members of the media here and the top WrestleMania stars. We go to a video looking at the Hell in a Cell match.   Striker and Matthews talk about the big Team Laurinaitis vs. Team Long match. Captains David Otunga and United States Champion Santino Marella join them. Santino says Team Teddy will be victorious because of justice and because they are the good guys.Read More

Posted On March 28, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Details On Why WWE Pulled Del Rio & Christian From WrestleMania

- WWE sources have confirmed that Christian was pulled from the WrestleMania 28 Team Laurinaitis vs. Team Long match because of issues with his ankle. The decision to pull Christian was made early on Monday.   Regarding Alberto Del Rio being pulled, WWE officials looked at the 12-man match and felt that Del Rio didn’t fit in it. They are planning on pushing Del Rio soon and didn’t want him in a match that will be full of comedy and other shenanigans. With that said, it’s interesting to note thatRead More

Posted On March 28, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Terry Taylor Working For WWE Again?, JBL On John Cena, HOF

- Former WWE Superstar JBL spoke with The Sun this week and had the following to say about John Cena going into WrestleMania 28:   “I knew Cena could be the guy, there was no doubt in my mind. What he’s done is just phenomenal. I could not be happier for him. He’s one of the most hard working guys I have ever seen, who just has a knack for this business. I hear that he can’t wrestle — he can wrestle. Drawing a crowd is working. I think he’sRead More
- The Miz will be representing WWE at The USA Network’s Upfront Week event in New York City on May 17th. The event will take place at the Lincoln Center’s Alica Tully Hall.   - Betting site Bovada.lv has odds up for WrestleMania 28 and currently lists the following stars to win their big matches on Sunday: Kelly Kelly & Maria Menounos, Randy Orton, Cody Rhodes, Sheamus, CM Punk, Team Laurinaitis, The Undertaker and John Cena. Betting site PaddyPower.com lists about the same.   - WWE has reportedly hired someoneRead More