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Posted On March 27, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Report: Vince McMahon Fired Up For Sunday’s WrestleMania 28

Vince McMahon is said to be “fired up” as WrestleMania 28 approaches this weekend.   McMahon apparently made several revisions to the RAW script on Monday and has not been indecisive at all. One source backstage described him as “energetic.”   Vince also apparently struck up several random meetings with talent backstage to talk about their storylines, which is unlike him.Read More

Posted On March 26, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

News From WWE’s Live Raw Event In Charlotte, North Carolina

- FCW star Leo Kruger picked up another loss at last night's RAW live event in Charlotte, North Carolina. He was defeated by hometown star R-Truth. Kruger, who is South African, cut an anti-American heel promo before the match.   - There was a situation at the RAW event in Charlotte last night where Alex Riley appeared to be injured after losing a squash match to "Ryback" Skip Sheffield. Riley stayed in the ring holding his head after the match and was helped to the back by referee Charles Robinson,Read More

Posted On March 26, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Tonight’s WWE Raw, Indy Star At Raw, WWE Pre-Sale Pass

- WWE will return to Charlotte, North Carolina on October 29th for a RAW Supershow. A pre-sale begins this morning at 10am with the password WWECENA.    - Florida independent wrestler Sam Shaw wrote on Facebook that he will be at tonight's RAW Supershow from Atlanta plus next week's RAW from Miami and next week's SmackDown tapings from Orlando.    - Tonight's WWE RAW Supershow from the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia is the final RAW before WrestleMania 28. WWE is hyping confrontations between John Cena & The Rock andRead More

Posted On March 20, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Cena vs. Rock Rematch Talks, Flair At HOF?, Raw News & Notes

- Despite being advertised, Brodus Clay was at last night’s RAW Supershow in Philadelphia but not used. – John Cena appeared on the Preston & Steve Show in Philadelphia this week to promote RAW and WrestleMania. Cena mentioned that his favorite wrestler of all-time is Hulk Hogan. – WWE made no Hall of Fame announcements on RAW last night so the final name or names should come next week, unless they make the announcement online. Regarding Ric Flair appearing, word now is that Flair may not be appearing on TVRead More

Posted On March 20, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

More On Shane Douglas Crashing WWE Raw; Extreme Reunion

ECW Original Shane Douglas appeared under a mask in the crowd during last night’s RAW Supershow from Philadelphia. WWE officials had security escort Douglas out of the building. Earlier in the day, the Extreme Reunion Twitter page had been teasing big news and posted video of a masked man, which was Douglas, walking out of a Philadelphia airport. They also posted photos from inside the former ECW Arena as they were invited by the building owner to come and shoot footage there. Extreme Reunion was also trying to get fansRead More

Posted On March 18, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

The Rock Has A Suprise For Raw, Christian Getting Push, Otunga

- David Otunga commented on his appearance on the Wendy Williams show on Twitter. Otunga said; “Looking forward to the @WendyWilliams show on Monday… Because I’m her guest! Set your DVR’s now. Wendy’s Show will never be the same.” – The Rock wrote on his Twitter that he has arrived in Philadelphia for RAW tomorrow night. He also said that he will have a surprise, writing, “PHILADELPHIA! Damn good to be here – been too long. I have a little surprise for you on RAW. #EyeOfTheTiger” – Post-WrestleMania advertisements forRead More

Posted On March 17, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

JR Speaks On The Rock-John Cena, Undertaker’s Streak, Y2J & Punk

Jim Ross is back with his latest blog over at JRsbarbq.com. Here are some highlights: WWE developmental: “I’d expect that WWE will ‘call up’ several deserving talents sometime after WM28 and it will be interesting to see how these talents are introduced to the mass, TV audience and how said talents respond to their new found opportunities and the pressure that they will discover at the next level. Several talents are fundamentally ready for the chance of a lifetime but none are as good as they should aspire to be.Read More

Posted On March 15, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Superstars Matches, The Rock-John Cena Special, Iron Sheik

- WWE Hall of Famer The Iron Sheik turns 69 years old today. – Matches for today’s WWE Superstars include Hunico vs. Justin Gabriel, Beth Phoenix vs. Kelly Kelly plus tag team action with R-Truth & Kofi Kingston vs. Tyler Reks & Curt Hawkins. – As noted before, the USA Network will air a special for The Rock vs. John Cena on Monday, March 26 at 8pm EST before RAW. The new title for the special is “Rock/Cena – Once In A Lifetime.” After it airs that Monday going intoRead More

Posted On March 15, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

RAW Ratings Breakdown: Rock Concert, HBK-Taker, Punk vs. Miz

- Monday’s WWE RAW Supershow from Cleveland scored a 3.29 cable rating with 4.84 million viewers. RAW was the #1 show on cable for the night and unlike recent trends, it did better in the second hour – largely due to the segment with Shawn Michaels and The Undertaker. Sheamus vs. Dolph Ziggler lost 6,000 viewers coming out of the opener with John Cena rapping. That’s a good loss as usually the second RAW segment loses several hundred thousand viewers. David Otunga & Mark Henry vs. Santino Marella gained 225,000Read More

Posted On March 15, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Ryback Update, Recent WWE Attendance, MMA vs. WWE

- “Ryback” Skip Sheffield has been doing well at WWE live events in the sense that nobody has known who he is coming out but they end up getting into his match. Ryback has picked up recent live event wins over JTG. – Here are some recent WWE attendance figures: * RAW on March 9th in Toronto drew 7,600 fans for $340,000 * RAW on March 10th in London, Ontario drew 4,600 fans for $180,000 * SmackDown on March 10th in East Lansing, MI drew 4,200 fans for $135,000 *Read More

Posted On March 13, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Possible Spoiler On Cena-Rock, Punk Responds To Jericho, Reks

- Tyler Reks wants a spot on Team Long at WrestleMania 28. He wrote on Twitter: “Teddy, me & @TheCurtHawkins want on ur team! We’ve been on RAW for a year and the only match we’ve had is w/ Brodus. Not cool, Johnny. #RAW” – WWE Champion CM Punk wrote the following to Chris Jericho on Twitter last night, after Jericho brought up Punk’s father on RAW: “I don’t want any sympathy. Save it for Chris. Shit just got next level. I will hurt you. Everybody has skeletons in theRead More

Posted On March 12, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

News For Tonight’s Raw, The Rock-John Cena, WWE Live Changes

- As noted earlier this weekend, WWE has changed the presentation of their live events by holding a contest for a meet-and-greet and airing videos of top Superstars preparing for their match. At the RAW live events this weekend, they aired other videos including the RAW opener that kicked off the show and promos from John Cena, among others. This is all being done to help boost ticket sales and to give the live events a bigger feel. – Tonight’s WWE RAW Supershow takes place from the Quicken Loans ArenaRead More

Posted On March 12, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Hall Of Fame News, Maria’s Top Career Moments, Mae Young

- Former WWE Diva and First Lady of ROH Maria Kanellis wrote her top 10 career moments on Twitter, in no particular order with honorable mentions: 1: Giving 25,000 to the Make a Wish Foundation on Celebrity Apprentice 2: Winning the Slammy for Diva of the year 3: Wrestlemania 24 Bunnymania 4: My outfit winning on Project Runway (mostly because Hedi Klum complimented my abs) 5: Tribute to the Troops 6: Ric Flair bumping after he kissed me! (Ric Flair Wooo) 7: Running the Ladies Division of Crossfire Wrestling inRead More

Posted On March 12, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Big Match Announced For WWE Wrestlemania 28

A “memo” from the WWE Board of Directors was posted on the official WWE website officially confirming a rumored Wrestlemania 28 match. It will be a 12-man tag team match with John Laurinaitis putting together a team against Teddy Long’s team. One General Manager will get control of both RAW and Smackdown if his team wins. The participants will be announced over the next few weeks.Read More

Posted On March 7, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Shawn Michaels Speaks On Whether He Can Be Fair At WrestleMania

The WWE website features an exclusive video interview with Shawn Michaels. Michaels talked about his confrontation with Triple H on RAW and whether he can call the Undertaker vs. Triple H match at WrestleMania match fairly. Michaels answered, “Yes, next question.” He then followed up with: “What, you don’t think I can? Too much commotion, is that it? Hey, it’s not my first barbeque, slick. Don’t worry about how I call the match. I’ll probably be the best referee the world has ever seen, so I wouldn’t worry about itRead More

Posted On March 7, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Cena Talks More Trash About The Rock, Rapper Talks WM28 Theme

- John Cena posted a thank you message to his fans on Twitter who sent him supportive messages regarding his younger brother, who is battling cancer: “Thanks to all those with messages of support for my bro. #livestrong” Cena cut an emotional promo after RAW revealing that his brother has been undergoing various treatments for a brain tumor and is doing better in recent weeks. Cena also talked some trash about The Rock and sounds like he can’t wait for Monday’s RAW: “And on another note..has anybody seen @therock ?Read More

Posted On March 6, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Live SmackDown Announced, RAW’s Social Media Score Falls & More

– The next live episode of SmackDown on SyFy will air the week after WrestleMania 28 on April 10th from Hampton, Virginia. (Thanks to Devin Cutting) — As seen on Monday’s RAW, WWE is running a promotion with K-Mart where anybody that buys $30 worth of WWE merchandise at K-Mart can purchase a limited edition Wrestlemania 28 chair for “only” $75. — The Trendrr.com Social Media Score for Monday’s WWE RAW Supershow dropped compared to last week. Monday’s RAW had a total activity score of 188,683 – down from 197,659Read More

Posted On March 6, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Cena Gets The Upper Hand On Rock Again, Brodus Clay, HBK & More

- Brodus Clay was backstage at last night’s RAW Supershow in Boston but once again, was not used. Clay has been off television for several weeks and returned to action this weekend at the RAW brand’s live events, defeating Michael McGillicutty. – All episodes from the first season of Shawn Michaels’ MacMillan River Adventures are now available for “VIP members” on MRAHunting.com. – To follow up on the news of FCW Diva Irena Janjic (Leah West) moving on after getting released by WWE, Janjic recently returned to Australia where she’sRead More

Posted On March 6, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Big Angle For RAW Next Week, Kane & Jericho Team Up, NOC PPV

- It was announced at RAW in Boston from the TD Garden that the Night of Champions pay-per-view will take place there on September 16th. The pre-sale code is WWENOC. – The dark main event after tonight’s WWE RAW Supershow in Boston saw WWE Champion CM Punk and John Cena defeat Kane and Chris Jericho. Cena and Punk hit their finishers and Cena got the pin on Kane for the win. – WWE announced on RAW that The Undertaker and Shawn Michaels will be on next week’s show from Cleveland,Read More