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Posted On May 25, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Latest List Of Upcoming WWE DVDs & Blu-rays For 2012

The following are all the latest WWE scheduled DVD and Blu-ray releases for 2012. Click on the provided titled links for more information, updated box art covers and order details on the selected DVD/Blu-ray: – WWE Extreme Rules 2012 (DVD) – Scheduled release: May 29, 2012 – ECW Unreleased Vol. 1 (DVD) – Scheduled release: June 7, 2012 – ECW Unreleased Vol. 1 (Blu-ray) – Scheduled release: June 7, 2012 – WWE Over the Limit 2012 (DVD) – Scheduled release: June 19, 2012 – WWE Falls Count Anywhere Matches (DVD)Read More

Posted On May 25, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock Reveals When He’s Returning To WWE

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has revealed when he is scheduled to return to WWE. Rock says he will be back in early 2013 to begin hyping his role for next year’s WrestleMania. The Rock tweeted the following Friday evening: “They asked I come back start of 2013. Have 3 films to shoot so trying to make it work. Miss that electricity though man.” PWMania Photos: The Rock With His Girlfriend »»Read More

Posted On May 25, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Threatening Legal Action Against Reporter; Details

WWE has sent a letter threatening legal action to the managing editor of the Manchester Journal Inquirer for comparing the company to pornography. The company demanded a retraction from Chris Powell, who said that Linda McMahon has now funded Senate campaigns through the “business of violence, pornography, and general raunch.” Powell told the Connecticut News Junkie website that he never mentioned WWE by name in his column and pointed out that YouTube has an age restriction on the footage of Trish Stratus’s character being forced by Vince McMahon to actRead More

Posted On May 25, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Chris Jericho’s WWE Suspension Length Revealed

WWE.com updated their front page with the following: “WWE Superstar Chris Jericho has been suspended for 30 days due to an irresponsible act of denigrating the Brazilian flag at a WWE live event in São Paulo on May 24.”Read More

Posted On May 25, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jim Ross Comments On Chris Jericho’s Incident In Brazil

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross appeared on Sports Talk 1400 radio in Norman, Oklahoma on Friday and commented on Chris Jericho’s “indefinite suspension” from WWE. Here’s what Jim Ross said about Chris Jericho’s actions: “He was playing the part of a wrestling villain in an entertainment based entity,” Ross said. “It’s not like he was at a sporting event like soccer and disrespected the flag, but rules are rules and they have strict rules regarding the flag in their company… He’s playing a character, did an ad lib, andRead More

Posted On May 25, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Videos

Video: Paul Heyman Interviews Mike Tyson About Jon Jones DUI

Brock Lesnar’s legal representative Paul Heyman landed WWE on the front page of ESPN and their hot-as-hot-can-be TRENDING section with a surprise “Breaking News” edition of The Heyman Hustle. Heyman, who was not live at Raw this Monday, but was in Las Vegas, interviewed WWE Hall of Famer Mike Tyson on the recent DUI arrest and fall from grace of UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon “Bones” Jones. So Heyman, who is now back on WWE television in one of the company’s top storylines, got a scoop no other member ofRead More
Go on an epic journey with Derrick Bateman as he takes part in a party for the mind, soul, and body in a ZUMBA class. Bateman takes his newly found ZUMBA talents backstage at WWE where he teaches Kaitlyn and other Superstars some new moves.Read More
- As WWE has suspended Chris Jericho for the flag incident in Brazil, PWMania.com reader Edu sent word that Jericho has already been replaced by Daniel Bryan in WWE Title matches against CM Punk for WWE’s upcoming tour of Spain in June. – Fan reports from Sao Paulo indicate that there was about 5,000 to 6,000 fans present for WWE’s debut in Brazil last night. The venue holds up to 12,000 fans. Word is that WWE having to postpone the show made a lot of people from cities outside ofRead More
The box art cover for WWE’s “The 50 Greatest Finishing Moves In WWE History” has been released over at Amazon.com. The 3-Disc DVD and 2-Disc Blu-ray is set for an August 21, 2012 release. Shawn Michaels performing the “Sweet Chin Music” is the main feature on the artwork. Other stars featured on the cover doing their finishing moves are, Triple H doing the “Pedigree”, Undertaker hitting the “Tombstone”, Rey Mysterio doing his “619″, and Stone Cold Steve Austin with his trademark “Stunner”. Here is the official description of the title:Read More
During Thursday’s WWE Raw Live Event in São Paulo, Brazil, Chris Jericho denigrated the Brazilian flag during a match against WWE Champion CM Punk. This has resorted to WWE suspending Jericho indefinitely. This is said to be a major issue for WWE at the moment. The official WWE website features an update on the situation with comments from Jericho regarding the incident. “I made a bad judgment call in the course of entertaining [WWE] fans in Brazil,” Jericho told WWE.com. “I apologized to the people in the crowd for showingRead More
* The following is from WWE.com: “Chris Jericho has been suspended indefinitely due to an irresponsible act of denigrating the Brazilian flag at a WWE live event in São Paulo on May 24. WWE has apologized to the citizens and the government of Brazil for this incident.” * According to fan reports, Jericho was in a match with CM Punk. Jericho took a Brazilian flag Punk was holding, threw it to the ground, and stomped on it. Jericho was almost arrested and ended up being rushed to the airport toRead More
Amy Weber, who appeared for WWE in 2004 and 2005, has made it on the Billboard charts with her self-published club single “Let It Rain.” She announced Thursday on Facebook, “WOW!! I just entered the Billboard Charts!!! I will be able to post the magazine link in about a week- got the news ahead of time but overwhelmed to say the least!! Official Billboard Recording Artist now!!” Weber would not be the first person with WWE experience to make it on the charts as Lilian Garcia’s first single “Shout” debutedRead More

Posted On May 25, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Being Sued By Former AWA Champion; Lawsuit Details

Former AWA Tag Team champion Doug Somers, aka Douglas Duane Somerson, filed suit against WWE, Vince McMahon and Linda McMahon over the company using AWA footage containing his likeness and matches without his consent. Somers says that he appeared on four DVDs, WWE Classics on Demand, books and other materials but never agreed to do so. WWE owns the AWA library, having purchased it from the Gagnes in 2003 for a seven figure sum. The matches Somers has appeared in usually involved him teaming with Buddy Rose against Shawn MichaelsRead More

Posted On May 24, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

UFC Fighter Teases WWE Move To Face Brock Lesnar

UFC fighter Roy Nelson, who has teased pro wrestling involvement in the past, is at it again. Nelson is now teasing jumping to WWE to go head to head with Brock Lesnar. Speaking to MMAWeekly, the UFC fighter revealed that after he wins his next fight at this Saturday’s UFC 146, he “might just have to go to WWE because I might just have to call him [Brock Lesnar] out, go to WWE, and whoop his ass.” Photo Of Brock Lesnar & Rena “Sable” Mero At Jimmy John’s »»Read More

Posted On May 24, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Attorney Responds To TNA Lawsuit, Latest On Lawsuit

As previously reported, TNA filed a lawsuit in court in Nashville against WWE and former TNA and WWE office worker Brian Wittenstein for interference with existing contracts, conversion, breach of contract, civil conspiracy, unfair competition, and violation of the Tennessee Uniform Trade Secrets Act. They are also suing Wittenstein for breach of duty of loyalty. The Nashville City Paper covered the TNA lawsuit against WWE. In their report, WWE attorney Jerry McDevitt commented, “Our reaction is that no good deed ever goes unpunished. What the WWE did here is whatRead More

Posted On May 24, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Live SmackDown Confirmed, WWE Shop Slash, Battle Royals

- For today only, WWEShop.com are offering up to 60% off all DVD/Blu-Rays including DVD/T-Shirt packages by clicking here. – SyFy.com and WWE.com have confirmed that WWE Smackdown will air live on Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 from 8 to 10 PM. The show takes place from the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, Texas. You can purchase tickets by clicking here. – WWE.com features an article looking at the most memorable SmackDown battle royals.Read More

Posted On May 24, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

TNA Wrestling Files Lawsuit Against WWE & Brian Wittenstein

* TNA Wrestling filed a lawsuit in Nashville, TN yesterday against World Wrestling Entertainment and former TNA/WWE office worker Brian Wittenstein for interference with existing contracts, conversion, breach of contract, civil conspiracy, unfair competition, and violation of the Tennessee Uniform Trade Secrets Act. They are also suing Wittenstein for breach of duty loyalty. The lawsuit alleges that Wittenstein, who had worked for TNA previously, gave WWE inside information on contracts and other matters backstage within TNA, and now WWE is attempting to poach talent from TNA based off that information.Read More
– From ring announcing gaffes to shoe related mishaps, Lilian Garcia’s second go-round with WWE has been riddled with embarrassing episodes. The follies continued Wednesday night at WWE’s SmackDown live event in Poughkeepsie, New York as the Decade Diva mishandled an important ring introduction and once again had difficulty maintaining her balance. In a recurring theme, Garcia erroneously announced the No Holds Barred Match between Randy Orton and Kane as a No Disqualification Match. The SmackDown Diva also had trouble staying on her feet as she nearly tripped while makingRead More
The Miami Herald recently interviewed WWE Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels. Here are highlights from part two of the interview, you can check out highlights from part one at this link. Being difficult to work with during first WWE stint: “If I’m putting on my psychiatrist’s hat and you dig all the way down to the root of it has nothing to do with wrestling or anything else. It just has to do with a young man’s insecurities with himself. Having said that, that can manifest itself in any formRead More