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Deadline.com has announced a partnership between Warner Bros. Home Video and WWE Studios to co-produce a Scooby-Doo animated feature that will find Scooby and the gang solving a mystery at WrestleMania. WWE Superstars Triple H, John Cena, Kane, The Miz, Brodus Clay, Santino Marella, Sin Cara, AJ Lee and chief Vince McMahon are slated to appear in animated format and provide voiceovers for the film. WWE.com summarizes the film’s plot: “When Shaggy and Scooby win tickets to WrestleMania, the entire gang travels in the Mystery Machine to WWE City toRead More
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We noted before that Heath Slater vs. Kofi Kingston was taped last night in Austin, Texas as the first match for WWE’s new Saturday Morning Slam show that debuts on August 25th, the Saturday after WWE’s SummerSlam pay-per-view. That match saw WWE United States Champion Santino Marella come out for commentary and he had the US Title belt with him. This could be a sign that Santino will retain the United States Title against Antonio Cesaro in the SummerSlam YouTube pre-show match this coming Sunday, August 19th. It’s always possibleRead More
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Chris Jericho was interviewed by The Austin Chronicle this week to promote the WWE SmackDown tapings and Fozzy’s new album. Here are some highlights: Austin Chronicle: When you’re thinking, ‘OK, now’s Fozzy time and now’s WWE time,” how do you make that decision? Chris Jericho: It’s really a decision that’s made for me. Back in the 2000s for the first three Fozzy records, I did the WWE and Fozzy at the same time, which was fine. But when we were doing Chasing the Grail, our last record, in 2009, myselfRead More
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- UFC fighter Chael Sonnen told the New York Post that he has no interest in working with WWE after reports have said he would be interested in a career there post-UFC. Sonnen said: “I only watch WWE if Stone Cold Steve Austin is on or if CM Punk is wrestling. Other than that, I have no interest.” – To determine the World Heavyweight Title SummerSlam match, PWInsider reports that WWE officials were considering a “Beat the Clock” challenge for Tuesday night’s SmackDown tapings in Austin, Texas but that didRead More
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Posted On August 15, 2012By Joe ThunderIn Columns

ThunderStruck: Raw 1003 Analysis

Daniel Bryan interferes and causes a DQ finish to CM Punk and Big Show’s match. Show and Bryan attack Punk until Cena makes the save. AJ Lee comes out and books Cena and Punk against Show and Daniel Bryan. ^I love how WWE books a good match to open Raw and nine times out of ten you know it’s just going to be messed with and end up turning into a tag team match later in the night. It’s a booking tactic that should probably be changed up every nowRead More
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- WWE.com just posted the following update on Shawn Michaels and SummerSlam: “WWE.com has confirmed that Shawn Michaels suffered a broken following Brock Lesnar’s brutal assault on Raw and will not be at this Sunday’s SummerSlam. Watch the exclusive post-Raw footage capturing the WWE Hall of Famer’s departure from Dallas’ American Airlines Center on Monday night, as well as Triple H’s reaction.” This is a storyline angle but remains to be seen if Shawn Michaels will actually appear at the pay-per-view event on Sunday. – Kurt Angle has apologized forRead More
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Posted On August 14, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

*Spoilers* Full WWE Superstars Taping Results For 8/16

Here are full WWE Superstars taping results for this Thursday airing on WWE’s official website. WWE Superstars (Airing Thursday on WWE.com): * The Usos defeated Michael McGillicutty & Johnny Curtis * Alex Riley defeated Drew McIntyre * Damien Sandow defeated Justin Gabriel. Sandow got a lot of heat and was very verbal about not wanting Gabriel to put his filthy hands on him. Sandow ducked out of Gabriel’s splash and won the match with his finisher.Read More
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Posted On August 14, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

This Week’s WWE Raw Rating Is In; Lowest Rating Of New 3-Hour Era

The ratings are in for Monday’s 3-hour WWE RAW and it’s not good news for WWE. Monday’s RAW drew a 2.84 rating for the 3-hours and a 2.93 for the final two hours, RAW’s old timeslot. 2.84 is the lowest rating RAW has done since expanding to 3-hours on a weekly basis last month. The show averaged 4,134,000 viewers, also a new low for the 3-hour era. The first hour dipped below 4 million viewers (for the first time since RAW 1,000), with 3,795,000 viewers. Hour two had 4,252,000 viewersRead More
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Posted On August 14, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Matt Morgan Continues To Tease WWE Return In His Latest Tweet

Matt Morgan continues to tease a WWE return, as he posted this photo on his Twitter account.Read More
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Posted On August 14, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Press Release: WWE and Party City “Help Make Wishes Come True”

WWE sent out the following press release regarding their alliance with Party City to support the Make-A-Wish foundation. WWE and Party City “Help Make Wishes Come True” WWE and Party City today announced an alliance to “Help Make Wishes Come True,” a joint initiative to support Make-A-Wish. Party City, the official party store of WWE, is currently conducting a nationwide in-store fundraiser through August 18 where customers can support Make-A-Wish with donations collected at any of the 750 Party City stores across the country. One hundred percent of the donationsRead More
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- After Shawn Michaels was loaded into an ambulance following last night’s RAW, WWE’s website spoke to Triple H, who was concerned for his friend. Triple H said Shawn was at a hospital and his arm is broken. Triple H had words for his SummerSlam opponent Brock Lesnar and said he better show up on Sunday because it’s personal. – We noted earlier that former WWE talent AW spoke with CTPost.com about his release and says he was fired for last week’s Linda McMahon tweet. In an interesting tidbit fromRead More
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- There was a talent meeting held before Monday’s RAW in Dallas, Texas. Talents were given the chance to speak up about being unhappy and reportedly, nobody did. The meeting apparently ended with everyone being told to use common sense and be careful with social media. – We noted before that some of the WWE midcard talents were upset about being paid just $500 per night for working the recent tour of Central and South America. The reason given by a source was that talents are usually paid more forRead More
charlie-sheen
- While WWE has not confirmed Charlie Sheen for SummerSlam, there’s a feeling backstage that Sheen still may do some kind of angle on Sunday in Los Angeles, especially after the Anger Management references continued this week. The downside to Sheen doing an angle at SummerSlam is WWE missed out on the pre-PPV publicity. – WWE will be hiding two free SummerSlam tickets in Los Angeles this Friday. The WWE Twitter and Tout accounts will be giving away the clues to find the tickets. WWE will begin giving out cluesRead More
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Posted On August 14, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Abraham Washington Reveals What Led To His WWE Release

Former WWE personality Brian Jossie (AW) spoke to Connecticut’s CTPost on Monday about his departure from the company and revealed that a recent tweet about Linda McMahon is what led to him being fired. The tweet in question was: “#AWPromotion$ says vote for Linda McMahon!!! The PTP’z support Linda and so should you! #voteordie4Linda” AW told the CT, post, “That’s how they show support for their employees who want to support Linda. They fire them. That’s complete bull(expletive).” Shortly after AW’s endorsement of Linda’s campaign, a WWE spokesperson sent outRead More
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- Tommy Dreamer has announced ECW Original Mikey Whipwreck and former WWE Diva Maryse for his House of Hardcore debut event in Poughkeepsie, New York. Maryse will be participating in a pre-show autograph and photo session. The updated list of names for the debut HOH event includes Edge, The Young Bucks, Sandman, Paul London, Brian Kendrick, Rhino, Luke Gallows, Rick Steiner, Scott Steiner, Winter, Jazz, Eddie Kingston, Sami Callihan, Big Daddy V, Daivari, Carlito and others. – Reader Patty sent the following: Anyone who regularly follows Pauly D on TwitterRead More
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- Kofi Kingston noted that he caught up with former WWE stars Shelton Benjamin and MVP while WWE was in Japan over the weekend. Kofi missed RAW last night because he was on his way back to the United States but added on Twitter that Titus O’Neil and Darren Young would have hell to pay for the attack on R-Truth. – A fan wrote to WWE Champion CM Punk that he should not have turned heel. Punk replied with: “You shouldn’t use words you do not understand.” – Ted DiBiaseRead More
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Mike Buda of SportstownChicago.com interviewed WWE Champion CM Punk while he was at the Chicago Comic-Con this past weekend. Punk talks about The Rock getting a WWE Title shot, changes in WWE and lots more. “I think it’s fantastic since he’s getting a title shot against me if I last that long,” Punk said about The Rock. “It’s nice to be vocally against somebody who’s just being handed things and then being the roadblock. Obviously, I was very vocal about Dwayne just marching in and getting to cherry-pick what daysRead More
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At Monday’s Raw at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas, WWE had arena personnel confiscate fans’ signs pertaining to former Superstar A.W., whose contract was terminated last Friday due to his continued use of offensive and inappropriate comments on live television and on social media following his crass remark on the July 30 episode of Raw. A.W., whose real name is Brian Jossie, is not pleased with WWE’s actions Monday. He vented on Twitter, “Anyone that has had their sign taken from them in support of me should realizeRead More
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Posted On August 13, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

*Spoilers* WWE Superstars Taping Results For 8/16

WWE taped the Raw portion of this week’s WWE Superstars Monday night from the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. Below are full results: WWE Superstars (Airing Thursday on WWE.com): * The Usos defeated Michael McGillicutty & Justin Gabriel * Alex Riley defeated Drew McIntyreRead More