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- “The Hitman” Bret Hart confirmed he will be at next Monday’s WWE Raw, he tweeted, “Yes, I was asked by WWE to be in Montreal this Monday and I’ll be there. That’s one off the bucket list.” – While WWE is keeping Christian off TV right now, as we previously reported. He is advertised for Monday’s RAW from Montreal where it will be “Pat Patterson Appreciation Night.” – Jim Ross wrote the following about CM Punk’s upcoming DVD: “I have seen @CMPunk DVD…available in October…amazingly honest..compelling…made me happy toRead More
Chris Jericho talks with Arda Ocal and Jimmy Korderas about why he believes his 2008 feud with Shawn Michaels was the greatest angle ever. He also discusses the trend of Superstar hiatuses & returns and why they are good for the WWE and its fans.Read More
WWE Diva Eve Torres appeared on G4′s “Attack of the Show” and discussed her life in WWE and winning “Stars Earn Stripes” on NBC.Read More
- In the midst of Cody Rhodes’ “obsession” with unmasking Sin Cara, WWE.com has published photos of the high-flying Superstar with his mask removed. His face, however, is not visible in the photos. You can view PWMania.com’s photos of Sin Cara unmasked revealing his face at this link. – Former WWE Diva Maria Kanellis has been announced to appear ringside for CHIKARA Pro’s King of Trios tournament September 14-16. She will be in the corner of Mike Bennett and the Young Bucks when they take on The Warlord, Barbarian andRead More
TNT has Greenlight Dwayne Johnson’s The Hero. A New Action-Packed Competition Series Headlined by Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Produced by Ben Silverman’s Electus. High-Impact Series Showcasing Ordinary People in Extraordinary Situations, With Viewers Casting Votes for the Ultimate Hero TNT has given the greenlight to The Hero (working title), a new reality-competition series that will set out to find the next great hero. TNT has ordered eight episodes of the series from Ben Silverman’s multim edia entertainment studio Electus and its 5×5 Media exclusive producers. The Hero will beRead More

Posted On September 5, 2012By Michael GroomsIn News

Ric Flair Wants To Come Back To WWE; Latest On His TNA Status

WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair appeared on the Fox & Friends television show on Tuesday and said he would like to return to WWE. It was a quick mention at the end of the interview when one of the hosts said he’d like to see Vince McMahon rehire Flair. Ric Flair’s no complete clause from his TNA contract expires on September 10th.Read More

Posted On September 5, 2012By Michael GroomsIn Indy News

N.W.A. On Fire Coming To ION

NWA on Fire, a National Wrestling Alliance affiliate which runs shows in New York, New Jersey, Maine and several other Eastern seaboard States has released a press release this morning claiming it has cleared the Ion Network and will begin airing Friday nights at 11 PM Eastern. The ION clearance would give the promotion a potential national viewing audience as the network is carried by a number of cable and satellite outlets. This is not the only wrestling show that will be appearing on the ION Television network soon. WWE’sRead More
There is speculation about Christian’s WWE status after he hasn’t appeared on RAW and SmackDown in a few weeks. Christian was scheduled to feud with United States Champion Antonio Cesaro but word is that WWE officials want to keep Christian off TV until after TNA’s Bound For Glory pay-per-view in October. Christian is scheduled to appear during Bound For Glory weekend and induct Sting into TNA’s Hall of Fame. This is part of the deal between WWE and TNA that allowed Ric Flair to appear at the WWE Hall ofRead More
- We noted recently that boxer Floyd Mayweather said during a Hot 97 interview that he would be returning to WWE at next year’s WrestleMania 29 pay-per-view in New Jersey. A WWE source reports that Mayweather wasn’t just running his mouth as officials have reached out to him, Mr. T, Pete Rose, Jenny McCarthy and other former WrestleMania celebrities about appearing next year. – Former World Heavyweight Champion Vader is now on Facebook at facebook.com/BigVanVaderLeonWhite. He is taking as many bookings as he can with matches, signings and conventions. TheyRead More
- PWMania previously reported that WWE NXT Champion Seth Rollins responded to a line from The Miz on RAW where he said Cody Rhodes was the future of WWE. Rollins stated that he was the future, not Rhodes. Cody issued the following video response and says he is open to wrestling Rollins at the September 14th NXT live event: – WWE Intercontinental Champion The Miz will kick off the second season of his “1st and Awesome” fantasy football. Catch him on Sirius 210 or XM 87 tonight from 6pm untilRead More
WWE Diva Eve Torres spoke with HispanicBusiness.com this week. Here are some highlights: HispanicBusiness.com: What gets you excited about wrestling, and having to “bring it” at each match? Eve Torres: Hearing the people and the crowd is the number one drive for every match. If I am not making someone jump out of their chair, or hold their breath, or hate me, or cheer me, then I am not doing my job. Reactions — that’s what drives me to take risks in every match. HispanicBusiness.com: Have you ever experienced anyRead More

Posted On September 5, 2012By Dave ScottIn Columns

Dave Scott – Reflecting on Raw

Hey there folks! I know its very rare to have me posting two days in a row, but after my column last night I really felt the need to follow it up after last nights Raw episode. If you didn’t see already I posted about Raw being three hours was really showing how stale the current product has been. However last night was a complete step in the right direction! In last nights show we had pretty much everything covered within it, with exception to the tag team division. WeRead More
- The dark match before Tuesday’s WWE SmackDown tapings in Moline, Illinois featured Ted DiBiase return to defeat NXT star Dean Ambrose. – Santino Marella vs. Heath Slater plus Kofi Kingston & R-Truth vs. Primo & Epico was taped Tuesday in Moline to air on WWE’s Saturday Morning Slam. – Antonio Cesaro vs. Justin Gabriel, Layla vs. Natalya and William Regal vs. Zack Ryder was taped Tuesday for this week’s WWE Superstars. We’re not sure yet but Regal vs. Ryder may have been a second dark match.Read More

Posted On September 4, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

*Spoilers* Full WWE Superstars Taping Results For 9/6

Here are full WWE Superstars taping results for this Thursday airing on WWE’s official website. WWE Superstars (Airing Thursday on WWE.com): * Damien Sandow defeated Alex Riley * WWE Tag Team Champions Kofi Kingston & R-Truth defeated Epico & Primo w/Rosa Mendes * U.S. Champion Antonio Cesaro defeated Justin Gabriel. * WWE Divas Champion Layla defeated Natalya.Read More
Lex Luger called into the Wrestle Reaction radio show last week and talked with hosts Frank Manzo and Joe Omega about a variety of topics. Below are the highlights, but be sure to listen to the entire interview by visiting WrestleReaction.net. Wrestle Reaction airs live every Tuesday night from 7-8 EST. Follow them on Twitter @Wrestle_React. Lex Luger on the PG rating and how it affects the business: “I think [WWE] draws from a broader audience with the PG versus the edgier style…a lot of parents have always told me,Read More
PatriotNewspaper.com has published an article on Kenn Doane, 26, who appeared in WWE as Kenny and Kenny Dykstra from 2006 to 2008. The former Spirit Squad member enrolled in Nichols College in Dudley, Massachusetts this semester and made their football team as a tight end after not playing the game since he was 18-years-old. “I have always loved football and I always set goals for myself. My first dream was to get to the WWE and I set that and my second goal after wrestling was to get a degreeRead More
The beautiful and badass Eve Torres is in the Young Hollywood Studio is give us the scoop on her stint on NBC’s “Stars Earn Stripes” and how her experiences with the WWE gave her a distinct advantage over her competitors! She also answers some questions for us in the style of her Ask Eve YouTube series (http://www.youtube.com/user/EveTorresDotCom), and then she demonstrates her signature self-defense move on our hapless(?) editor, Brian! Hosted by Nikki Novak.Read More
- As PWMania previously reported, Paul Heyman has re-signed with WWE as his original deal ran through SummerSlam. In addition to appearing regularly on TV with CM Punk now, Heyman will be used to hype the Brock Lesnar vs. Triple H rematch that is planned. – Following Monday night’s RAW, the feud between Ryback and Jinder Mahal is considered to be done. WWE wanted to make sure that Ryback was booked to look strong last night as Vince McMahon and others weren’t happy with last week’s match against Jack SwaggerRead More
- Paul Heyman has signed a new deal with WWE, as made clear by his appearance on RAW Monday night with CM Punk. Heyman’s original deal ran out at SummerSlam but it was expected that he re-signed when he appeared on RAW the next night. One of the reasons behind Heyman working with Punk is to keep Brock Lesnar fresh on everyone’s mind while he is away from TV. Word is that both Punk and Heyman were vocal in pitching their on-screen partnership to WWE officials. – Sources report thatRead More