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Posted On September 16, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Raw Pre-Sale Pass, Punk/HHH, Bret Hart & Randy Orton, More

- The WWE Raw Supershow on Monday, December 5th, 2011 will be held at the St. Pete Times Forum in Tampa, Florida. – The pre-sale password for the December 16th WWE RAW show in Fort Myers, Florida is CENA54. Tickets are on sale now. – WWE Diva Kaitlyn will be at the Gaspari Nutrition Booth at the 2011 Olympia Expo in Las Vegas today and tomorrow from 11:30am until 12:30pm. – FCW has removed WWE developmental talent Mack Hetfield from their roster page. – WWE’s website has new interviews upRead More

Posted On September 16, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jim Ross Blog: Unifying Titles, Jericho-Batista Returns, Lesnar

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross has updated his blog, which you can read in its entirety over at JRsBarBQ.com. JR previews Night of Champions and had this to say about the following topics: Whether The WWE Title & The World Heavyweight Title Will Ever Be Unified: “No , I never see one, major champion in WWE meaning that I don’t think that the WWE/World Heavyweight titles will ever be united which essentially means that I don’t see the brand split going away any time soon.” “Will the WWE titleRead More

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

HHH Says UFC Needs To Evolve Not WWE, CM Punk Comments

During a recent interview with MovieFone.com to promote his new movie Inside Out, WWE star Triple H was asked about the differences between pro wrestling and mixed martial arts. Specifically, he was asked, “How do you think WWE and pro wrestling needs to evolve as UFC and MMA grows in popularity? Triple H answered with the following response, saying that it’s actually UFC that needs to evolve right now, not WWE: “I don’t think we have to evolve. It’s two totally different things. I think now especially there’s this thingRead More

Posted On September 15, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Austin On Whether He Will Wrestle Again, Bid To Meet Punk

– The latest issue of Power Slam features an interview with “Stone Cold” Steve Austin and the WWE Hall of Famer is asked if he envisages himself returning to the squared circle for one more match. “Awww, man. Look, I’ll tell you this much: If I was going to do anything in WWE, I’d do something with Punk,” he responded. “Like I said, I love what he’s doing, and there’s a lot of parallels. I’m not saying it’s definitely going to happen, but if I could cherry-pick my opponent, andRead More

Posted On September 15, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Phoenix Comments On Melina’s Personality, Feud With Kharma

Beth Phoenix appeared on Between The Ropes with Brian Fritz. Highlights from the interview are as follows: On teaming with her good friend Natalya to form the Divas of Doom: “I got hired by the WWE and was in the developmental system and she ended being hired shortly thereafter. From first sight, people were like wow, you guys could be sisters, you look so similar and we have a very similar power style in the ring. And we just really became close and became friends and became each others supportRead More

Posted On September 15, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Masters On His Last Run With WWE, Training To Be A Wrestler

This Very Ring on PW 24/7 with former WWE Superstar Chris Masters Hosts: Stan Grubb and Mike Prunka Full show available at http://www.pw247radio.com Masterpiece Theater Well, social networking is really blowing up. Zack Ryder has had a lot of success and probably kept his job because of his YouTube show. And you figure “if Zack Ryder can do so well with a show like that, why can’t I?” I’m not trying to take his idea, I’m just basically bringing a camera with me and documenting trips on the road. I’veRead More

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

Another WWE Departure, WWE Hires Weight Loss Coach, Austin

- Joel Satin, the Vice President of Financial Planning & Analysis, has reportedly left WWE. – WWE has hired Jim Germanakos, winner of The Biggest Loser season four, to help get the employees at WWE headquarters in Stamford to lose weight and get in better shape. Germanakos is running a multi-week program for the WWE staffers and the company has also upgraded their gym with more equipment. – Tim Whistler, the son of wrestling legend Larry Zbyszko, is now training at the I Believe in Wrestling school in Florida, whereRead More

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

WWE Creative Changes Revealed – Home & Traveling Teams

The WWE creative team reportedly now consists of two groups – the “home team” and the “traveling team.” The home team, mainly Stephanie McMahon and Brian Gewirtz, will be going to TV tapings less often with the idea that as soon as RAW is over, they and the other writers who don’t travel begin working on long-term programs and the following week’s shows. Former Baltimore Sun writer Kevin Eck has been mentioned as a possible member of the “home team.” The “traveling team” will be led by head SmackDown writerRead More

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

WWE Writer Quits, Night Of Champions News, WWE Network

- Former head writer for WWE’s NXT show Jen Bloodsworth recently quit the company. Bloodsworth started with WWE’s website and has been working on creative since 2007. – Regarding the main event of WWE Night of Champions this Sunday, this week officials were still debating which match goes on last with the Triple H vs. CM Punk match being the leading candidate. – There is said to be no complete direction in place for the new WWE Network that debuts next year. Ideas have been tossed around about doing TVRead More

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

WWE Trademark Updates, Recent WWE Attendance, WWE Tryout

- WWE has been unable to trademark the name Jack Swagger because a singer from the band Machine 22 in Minneapolis, MN uses the same name. On a related note, WWE has been working on trademarking the name “The Network” – a name that they were going to use for the original Nexus at one point. – Here are some recent WWE attendance figures: * RAW on September 9th in Barrie, Ontario drew 2,100 fans for $71,000. * RAW on September 10th in London, Ontario drew 4,000 fans for $160,000.Read More

Posted On September 14, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Wanting The Rock To Wrestle At Survivor Series PPV

- WWE officials are reportedly trying very hard to get The Rock to wrestle at the Survivor Series pay-per-view. The original idea was for him to appear and do an angle but not wrestle until the match with John Cena at WrestleMania 28 but now they want him to wrestle in November. As noted before, there has also been discussion of doing a best of 3 series between the two. Whether or not The Rock should wrestle or not at Survivor Series was a controversial topic of discussion within WWERead More

Posted On September 14, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Edge Scheduled For Hell in a Cell, Changes To WWE Creative

– WWE has changed the structure of their creative staff with a “home team” and “road team” initiative. Road teams will travel to each week’s television tapings while home teams will work at company headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut to develop future shows. WWE creative head Stephanie McMahon, a mother of three children, and Brian Gewirtz will reportedly stay at home to avoid going on the road on a weekly basis. — The official website of the New Orleans Arena is advertising Edge for next month’s Hell in a Cell pay-per-viewRead More

Posted On September 14, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Heavyweight Boxer To Train With WWE; Details

Heavyweight boxer Monte Barrett appears to be pursuing a future career in WWE, as Barrett says he’s heading to Florida Championship Wrestling by the end of next month. Barrett has a 39-5-2 boxing record. Barrett teased an involvement with WWE earlier this month when asked by The Jersey Journal about a possible third boxing match with rival David Tua. He said he would be open to facing Tua at WrestleMania XXVIII. He was also quoted as saying “I have been talking to WWE Champion John Cena lately about assisting meRead More

Posted On September 14, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Triple H Talks About SmackDown Moving To Tuesdays, His Future

The Miami Herald has published Part 2 of their interview with Triple H, which you can read at MiamiHerald.com in its entirety. Here are some highlights of what Triple H said about: His Future Inside & Outside Of The Ring: “In the ring, listen, it’s a young man’s business. I love being able to get in there occasionally and still perform. We [WWE] have the greatest fan base in the world, the most rabid fan base in the world. Anytime I can get out in front of them and perform,Read More

Posted On September 14, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Not Interested In Rima Fakih, Sin Cara Speaks Out, More

– Many people speculated that Miss USA 2010 Rima Fakih, who participated in Tough Enough and guest-hosted an episode of Monday Night Raw last November, would have a WWE contract waiting for her if she opted for a professional wrestling career. She, however, says that’s not the case. Fakih was asked yesterday on Twitter when she would be going to WWE and replied, “WWE doesn’t seem interested in me maybe @TNA or mud wrestling might be LOL.” — Tickets for WWE’s Raw live event on December 29, 2011 at theRead More

Posted On September 14, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Lance Storm Kills Rumors On Working With WWE Developmental

Lance Storm has clarified his statement about the possibility of working with WWE Developmental in a recent interview. In a release on his website, Storm asserted that he is not currently in negotiations with WWE to open a developmental territory in Canada, despite several rumor sites claiming otherwise. No such claim was made here at PWMania.com. Storm went on to say the following: “In the interview we were talking about WWE’s recent visit to Alberta and the fact that I attended both RAW and SmackDown. Arda [Ocal] asked if IRead More

Posted On September 14, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* Full WWE Superstars Taping Results For 9/15

WWE Superstars (Airing Thursday on WWE.com): * Mason Ryan b. Primo * Zack Ryder b. Drew McIntyre * Ezekiel Jackson b. Tyson Kidd * Brodus Clay b. Mike Palmer (a local jobber) * The Usos b. Johnny Curtis & Trent BarettaRead More

Posted On September 14, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Chris Masters Wonders Why JTG Is Still Employed, Chimel Misses SD

– Commenting on his recent release from WWE during an interview with Wrestling101.com, Chris Masters says he didn’t receive the opportunity he feels he deserved. “We didn’t part on bad terms, for me personally this time was very different from the first time I was released. I do feel like I worked my ass off and they should’ve at least given me another shot,” Masters said. “The Masterpiece” also wonders why WWE opted to keep certain talents employed over him. “I look at other guys on the roster and IRead More

Posted On September 14, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Asks “Who Is Stacy Keibler?”, Billy Gunn & Dolph Ziggler

– Hollywood is abuzz after photographs surfaced of actor George Clooney and his rumored love interest, Stacy Keibler. The official WWE website has posted an article profiling the former WWE Diva with the sub-headline reading: “Who is this long-legged beauty, and how did she launch her career with WWE?” Keibler stated two years ago during an interview with The Baltimore Sun that she had her management team inquire WWE about guest hosting the November 30, 2009 episode of Monday Night Raw emanating from her hometown of Baltimore, Maryland, but wereRead More