WWE Announces New Television Distribution Deal In Turkey

- WWE issued the following press release today: ISTANBUL, May 17, 2012 – WWE (NYSE:WWE) and D-Smart today announced a two-year television distribution deal that brings WWE’s weekly flagship television programs WWE Raw® and WWE SmackDown® to D-Smart, a leading digital broadcasting platform in Turkey. Under this new agreement, the one-hour international versions of WWE […]

Tony Nese Says He Requested His Release From TNA

Tony Nese confirmed today on his official Twitter account that he requested his release from TNA. His post is included below: I wanted to be the first to inform everyone that I have requested my release from TNA Wrestling. As a professional wrestler I have many goals and dreams that I work hard to achieve, […]

ROH Wrestling Planning To Sue Gabe Sapolsky Over Comments Made On Facebook Regarding iPPV Debacle

I’m told ROH Wrestling served Gabe Sapolsky with a cease and desist letter over comments he made on Facebook, burying the company for the technical difficulties with their “Border Wars” iPPV last weekend. Sapolsky reportedly signed a deal when he departed ROH in October 2008 that he wouldn’t disparage the company. While I do not […]

Top WWE Star, Not Named Brock Lesnar, Responsible For Convincing Vince McMahon To Bring Paul Heyman Back To The Company, Weird Details About How Heyman Is “Representing” Brock Yet He Wasn’t Even Aware Of The Deal Until Days Before It Happened, What Ultimately Changed McMahon’s Mind Into Doing Something He Said He’d Never Do

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Linda McMahon Accused Of Exchanging Wrestlemania Ticket For Political Endorsement

There’s an interesting story making rounds today in the Linda McMahon for Senate campaign. Campaign rival Christopher Shays is making bribing accusations against Linda McMahon as Republican Town Committee chairman John Slater was ringside at Wrestlemania XXVIII in Miami and publicly endorsed McMahon a month later. “I find it interesting that John Slater went to […]

THQ Reports That WWE ’12 Has Shipped More Than 2.2 Million Units

THQ reported financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended March 31, 2012. In the official release, the official video game maker of WWE ’12 noted the following about the series: WWE(R) ’12 has shipped more than 2.2 million units since its launch in November 2011. The successful rebranding of this annual franchise […]

WNW Premium Mailbag – “A Revolution Is Coming”, Chael Sonnen & Other UFC Names In WWE, Thoughts On WNW Called A “Dirt Sheet”, Vince McMahon Ribbing The Internet, Where’s Christian?, Covering John Cena’s Divorce & The Judgment Call I Have To Make With Every Story

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Christian Appearing At Florida Championship Wrestling Show This Friday

- FCW Wrestling sent us the following press release: **WWE Superstar CHRISTIAN Appearing in Orlando** Orlando, Fl – May 16, 2012 Two-time World Heavyweight Champion Christian will be appearing this Friday night May 18th in Orlando with FCW Wrestling! Christian, one of the most exciting and charismatic WWE Superstars of all time, will be featured in […]