Posted On November 1, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Breaking News: Evan Bourne Suspended By WWE

The following is from WWE.com: In accordance with its Talent Wellness Program, WWE has suspended Matthew Korklan (Evan Bourne) for 30 days effective immediately for his first violation of the company’s policy.Read More

Posted On October 31, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* WWE Superstars Taping Results For 11/3

WWE taped the Raw portion of this week’s WWE Superstars prior to tonight’s Raw Supershow taping tonight from the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. Below are full results:Read More

Posted On October 31, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE 2011 Quarter 3 Earnings Projected To Be Down

Wall St. Cheat Sheet has an article online about WWE announcing their quarter three earnings for 2011 on Thursday. The piece previews the earnings and reports the following: Analysts are projecting a decline of 2.6% in revenue from the year-earlier quarter to $106.7 million.Read More

Posted On October 31, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

CM Punk Insults Chris Jericho Over The Weekend – Jericho Responds

CM Punk appeared at the Ringsidefest collectibles event in New York City over the weekend and took a shot at former WWE star Chris Jericho. Punk was introduced as “the best in the world at what he does” – to which he clarified, he’s the best wrestler the world, but Jericho is the best in the world at what he does – which is, dancing with celebrities. Chris Jericho has responded to Punk’s comment, tweeting the following on Monday afternoon:: “What’s worse…Dancing With Celebrities or Playing With Muppets?”Read More

Posted On October 31, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Details On Future WrestleMania Locations (Through 2016)

WWE officials have reportedly decided on locations for WrestleMania 29 in 2013 and WrestleMania 30 in 2014. Two venues that WWE has been strongly considering for upcoming WrestleManias include Toronto’s Skydome (site of WrestleManias VI and X8) as well as Arlington, Texas’ Cowboys Stadium, which could seat over 100,000 fans. It’s worth noting that during the DX reunion that took place prior to a recent SmackDown taping from Texas, Shawn Michaels and Triple H teased that Cowboys Stadium would be a great place to host WWE’s flagship event. Some areRead More

Posted On October 31, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Muppets Getting WWE Media Attention & Excitement Backstage

Entertainment industry publication Variety has an article up today looking at The Muppets invading tonight’s episode of WWE RAW from Atlanta. The article notes that 9 Muppet characters will be on the show. WWE executive Stephanie McMahon was quoted in the article – and says she is beyond excited to see the Muppets interact with the WWE superstars tonight. There is said to be a lot of buzz among the WWE superstars, divas and crew today – as many of them grew up big fans of the Muppets. A lotRead More

Posted On October 31, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Undertaker & McCool Update, Booker T’s Return To The Ring, More

- As we reported last week, The Undertaker and Michelle McCool visiting backstage at Monday’s RAW Supershow from Texas. Word is that WWE officials approached McCool about returning to the ring in the near future. As for the Undertaker, there are no plans for him to return to television in the immediate future. At this point, WWE officials are hoping he’ll be healthy enough in time to wrestle at WrestleMania 28 next April. – Money in the Bank briefcase holder Daniel Bryan wrote the following on Twitter over the weekendRead More
The Sharpshooter Press conducted an interview with former WWE talent Lance Hoyt (a/k/a Vance Archer). Highlights are as follows: ECW: “ECW was a great place for new WWE stars to establish themselves with WWE Univ. Look at some of the top stars now with WWE. They started on ECW and are now working the top spots on the other brands. Unfortunately for me and some others. ECW was ended and so the opportunities it provided for many of us. I believe if ECW had continued that I would have beenRead More
Recently released WWE star Chris Masters posted a blind item on his Twitter account (twitter.com/wwemasterp) Sunday alleging that a female member of the SmackDown roster maintains sexual relations with head creative writer Michael Hayes in order to keep her job. He wrote, “So if I had to tell you one smackdown diva who gave freebird hayes an “Oral” agreement to keep her job, who’d you guess?” Similar allegations regarding sexual politics in the WWE lockerroom have been made as Taryn Terrell (a/k/a Tiffany) stated last December that she would notRead More
– Chris Jericho has once again responded to query regarding a return to WWE. He was asked Saturday on Twitter if he will be returning to WWE and responded, “Still no plans right now.” He also said it was a “Dumb move on their part” to not include him in WWE ’12. — “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan has been added to The Big Event, which takes place Saturday, November 12 at the Courtyard Marriott LaGuardia Airport 9010 Ditmars Blvd East Elmhurst, New York. — Hornswoggle followed through on his Muppet tattooRead More

Posted On October 30, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Masters On Being Let Go By WWE, Why He Stopped Using Drugs

TWP MAGAZINE #19 NOW AVAILABLE! This month former WWE Superstar Chris Masters speaks to The Wrestling Press about his recent release, the reasons behind his first departure with WWE and his experience of drugs in wrestling, plus various other subjects. Here’s what he had to say: On the subject of being released for the first time by WWE: “I really kind of brought it on myself and I accepted it. I was very young at the time and I was thrust into success at such a quick rate that IRead More
– WWE.com has announced that Daniel Bryan will face the World Heavyweight Champion at WrestleMania XXVIII. There is also a poll asking visitors who Bryan should cash in his Money in the Bank briefcase against—Randy Orton, Mark Henry, Sheamus or Sin Cara. — WWE will hold a live event at the Pan American Center in Las Cruces, New Mexico on Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. — WWE recently asked fans to help name a program looking back at the “Monday Night War” for their soon to be launchedRead More

Posted On October 29, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Foley Still Waiting To Hear From WWE, Diva Featured In Maxim

– As reported earlier, WWE is no longer advertising Mick Foley for the November 14 Raw SuperShow at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. He has been removed from www.wwelivetour.com and www.tdgarden.com. Mick Foley claims in an interview published today that he has yet to hear from WWE regarding a possible return to the organization. He told NewsDay.com, “Working a couple of days a week compared to all week is not problematic… Would not be a deal breaker at all. That’s assuming I get that phone call… I’m sure there’sRead More

Posted On October 29, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Maryse Celebrates Release From WWE, Alex Riley Injury Update

– Alex Riley is still working through a hip injury he suffered during WWE’s tour of Mexico earlier this month. He underwent an MRI following the tour and was cleared to wrestle this past week. He returned to action at Tuesday’s SmackDown taping as he took part in the post-broadcast 41-Man Battle Royal. — WWE will hold a live event at the Pan American Center in Las Cruces, New Mexico on Sunday, January 22, 2012. The event is scheduled for 5:00 p.m. — Maryse Ouellet celebrated her release from WWE’sRead More

Posted On October 29, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock On Monday’s Raw News, John Cena Hits Milestone

- As noted before, John Cena’s Facebook page recently added it’s 9,000,000th fan, making him the #8 most-followed athlete on Facebook. WWE also promoted today the fact that Cena recently acquired over 1 million Twitter followers. However, a quick look at Cena’s Twitter page shows he’s about 500 followers short of 1,000,000. – As noted before, The Rock will make his decision regarding teaming with John Cena at Survivor Series on this coming Monday’s Halloween RAW Supershow. WWE has revealed that The Rock’s Survivor Series decision will kick off Monday’sRead More

Posted On October 29, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Partnering With YouTube For New Paid Content Channel

According to Variety, WWE will be joining about 100 other channels on a new TV initiative by the Google-owned YouTube. WWE will be providing content to YouTube’s new service. It sounds like this could be the first clearance for the new WWE network. YouTube will pay each channel no more than $5 million and in turn, will charge viewers a fee to view the content. YouTube is launching the new initiative to compete with satellite and cable TV providers. Other channels joining WWE include The Wall Street Journal, skateboarder TonyRead More

Posted On October 29, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

More On Maryse’s Release From WWE, Hunico Update, NOC Buyrate

- Based on early numbers released by WWE, the 2011 Night of Champions pay-per-view did just under 200,000 buys, around the same as 2010. More information should be released later. – WWE has added Hunico to their roster page. Hunico is the former black Sin Cara and unveiled himself and his new look on tonight’s WWE SmackDown. – Another WWE source reports that Maryse did not ask for her release and that it was the company who decided to part ways with her. However, word is that Maryse was notRead More

Posted On October 28, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Breaking News: WWE Releases Maryse

WWE has just announced on their official website that they have released ex-Divas Champion Maryse Ouellet. Below is the official statement: “WWE has come to terms on the release of WWE RAW Diva Maryse as of today, October 28, 2011. WWE wishes Maryse the best in all of her future endeavors.”Read More

Posted On October 28, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Very Latest On Triple H Wrestling Kevin Nash

Credit: F4WOnline.com It’s believed that Kevin Nash vs. Triple H could still happen at Survivor Series, even though WWE announced that Triple H would be out of action for six weeks in a storyline article on their website. It’s possible WWE is saving the match for the next pay-per-view since Nash vs. HHH wouldn’t help business much on a pay-per-view that is already headlined by The Rock’s return to action.Read More