Details On New TNA Hire, Latest Departure

TNA Wrestling has hired Nigel Sherrod to work in the company’s Live Event department. The word making rounds is that Rafael Moffi, who has been working as the company’s Director of Live Events, has given his notice that he’ll be leaving. I’m under the assumption Sherrod will replace Moffi but cannot confirm as of press […]

TNA Wrestling Cancels Upcoming Live Events

TNA Wrestling has canceled their scheduled live events on September 26 in Enid, Oklahoma and on September 27 in Salina, KS due to a scheduling conflict. While the local listing remains on the Salina Bicentennial Center website, the official show listings have been removed. Additionally, the ENID Event Center & Convention Hall posted the following […]

Rebel Fractures Arm At Last Week’s Impact Tapings

TNA Knockout Rebel announced Sunday on Twitter that she fractured her arm at last week’s Impact Wrestling tapings in New York City. The following is from Twitter: KO battle royale in NY, took a spill on the stairs, def fractured the arm, but #REBELlion stays strong! pic.twitter.com/UYxB9U9mNd — REBEL/ TaNeA (@RebelTNA) August 10, 2014 The […]

Mr. Anderson Catchphrase Eliminated Under New Directive; TNA In The UK Next Year

TNA’s PG Directive Ryan Rider interviewed Ken Anderson at last week’s Impact Wrestling tapings in New York City. In it, he revealed that TNA told him to stop using his “asshole” catchphrase as they gear their programming to be more family friendly. Anderson expressed optimism about the company’s future on Spike TV but said they’ll […]

Impact Audience Up Off #ItHappens Campaign

This week’s episode of Impact Wrestling did an average viewing audience of 1,411,000 viewers on Spike TV. The number is up from last week’s Destination X themed episode and is along the lines of what the show has been doing when airing from tape in New York City. TNA heavily promoted the spot where Bully […]

Dixie Carter Through A Table GIF, Title Change, TNA Gimmick Tweaks, Spike TV News

- TNA Wrestling is heavily promoting Bully Ray putting Dixie Carter through a table on this week’s episode of Impact. Below is a GIF the company sent us: – For those that missed this week’s episode of Impact, which Alex Barie covered at this link, Samoa Joe won the X Division Championship by beating Sanada and […]

Impact Wrestling Results (8/7/14) – #ItHappened

Impact Wrestling Results – 8/7/2014 From the Manhattan Center in New York City Report by: Alex Barie of WrestlingNewsWorld.com Impact Wrestling starts off with a graphic that says tonight’s show is going to be graphic in nature so viewer discretion is advised. Tommy Dreamer, Bully Ray, and Devon are walking through the crowd as the […]

Backstage News & Notes From TNA’s Impact Wrestling Tapings

- Scott Fishman from Spike TV was at Wednesday’s Impact Wrestling tapings in New York City. This is notable for a number of reasons but the company continues to reiterate to talent that negotiations between the two parties remain “ongoing.” You can read our latest update — including details on a disconnect and what Dave […]

Impact Preview: Bully Ray’s Promise To Dixie, New X Division Champion Crowned

This week’s episode of Impact Wrestling will air from tape Thursday night on Spike TV. Several key elements have been advertised, including the key segment where Team 3D puts Dixie Carter through a table. TNA is using the hashtag #ItHappens to promote it. We have complete taping results available here and here. TNA asked that […]

Dixie Carter Discusses TNA TV Negotiations, Confirms Injury, BFG In Japan

Donald Wood and other Bleacher Report Featured Columnists interviewed Dixie Carter to promote the airing of this week’s episode of Impact Wrestling where #ItHappens. Below are some notes from the interview: Dixie said every two years she goes through negotiations with Spike TV, this is just the first time it’s been public. She blamed social […]

TNA War Hero Profiled Amid In-Ring Debut

FoxSports.com has a feature article on war hero Chris Melendez signing with TNA Wrestling. Melendez debuted at Wednesday night’s Impact tapings in New York City. In the piece, he discussed losing his leg after an IED explosion on the battlefield in Iraq. “When I was able to open my eyes after the explosion I looked […]