WWE Hiring Russian Announcer, Main Event Highlights

WWE Hiring Russian Broadcast Announcer WWE is now hiring a Russian Broadcast Announcer. You can check out the official job listing at this link. WWE Main Event Highlights Below are some video highlights from this week’s episode of WWE Main Event: Sin Cara vs. Damien Sandow [youtube id="OCdsJHxDzwM" width="620" height="360"] Tons of Funk vs The […]

Confirming Yet Another WWE Concussion

Tamina Snuka is in fact out with a concussion. She suffered the injury in a match taped for WWE Superstars against Natalya on June 3, 2013. We first reported the news in Issue #12 of the Powerslam Newsletter. Concussions are a hot topic in WWE right now with Tamina’s concussion being the third in just […]

Shawn Michaels’ Macmillan River Adventures Returns Next Month

Shawn Michaels’ Macmillan River Adventures returns to Outdoor Channel next month. The following press release was sent to us by Wrestling News World reader Carl Dantes: Shawn Michaels’ Macmillan River Adventures returns to Outdoor Channel on Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013 – Tuesdays 11:30PM ET, Wednesdays 8AM ET, Saturdays 7PM ET. Award winning, Shawn Michaels “MacMillan […]

Undertaker Says The Crowd Will Let Him Know When It’s Time To Leave

Undertaker, under his real name Mark Calaway, did an interview with the Houston Chronicle to promote SpurRaffle.com. In it, he’s asked why he continues to wrestle despite his injury history. “Honestly, I love it, that’s why,” Calaway said. “I’ve got 26 years in the business and all these injuries, but WrestleMania has become so huge, […]

WWE Exec On Miss USA Judging Panel, Dusty Rhodes Health Update

WWE Exec Judging Miss USA Contestants While Nikki Bella is scheduled to judge the Miss USA Competition this weekend, WWE entertainment relations executive Kristin Prouty will be part of a panel of judges Wednesday night in Las Vegas. Prouty and six others will judge all 51 Miss USA contestants and determine the 15 semi-finalists, to […]

Clarification On Booker T’s Surgery, New Update

In a correction from an earlier note, Booker T underwent successful surgery on Tuesday to repair a partial distal triceps tear in his left arm. We reported earlier the surgery was on his elbow but where I think the confusion came was when he underwent an elbow procedure in April. I apologize for the error […]

Vince McMahon-Triple H Update

The storyline with Vince McMahon and Triple H is expected to continue on this month as both are advertised to appear live on the June 17 and June 24 episodes of WWE Monday Night Raw. While I don’t know this for sure, the backstage talk several weeks ago was that Vince was looking for a […]

Chris Jericho & Fozzy Touring US & Canada With Saxon This Fall

Chris Jericho and Fozzy announced on Tuesday that they’ll be touring the US and Canada this fall with Saxon. The following is from Jericho’s Twitter: @thedukeofmetal: Honored to be touring the US and Canada in the fall with british metal legends Saxon! More dates TBA fb.me/C6s6TLNU — Chris Jericho (@IAmJericho) June 11, 2013 More details […]

CM Punk In Detroit, Return At WWE Payback Acknowledged

CM Punk appeared on stage at the Rancid and Transplants concert at The Fillmore in Detroit, Michigan on Tuesday. Rancid called the former WWE Champion to the stage and joked their next song, “F**k You,” should be used as his entrance theme at WWE Payback on Sunday. For the latest on Punk and WWE Payback, […]

Tammy Sytch Health Update

Tammy “Sunny” Sytch Tweeted she got bad news from her oncologist on Tuesday. The following is from her Twitter: Please send your prayers my way everyone… got some not-so-good news from my Oncologist today. — Tamara Sytch (@WWEHOFerSunny) June 11, 2013 Sytch developed cervical cancer while in jail earlier this year.

Booker T Has Surgery, Enzo Amore Profiled

Booker T Has Surgery Booker T underwent successful surgery on his elbow on Tuesday. He wrote the following on Twitter: I just had my Surgery and everything went well thank God!! — Booker T. Huffman (@BookerT5x) June 12, 2013 Thanks for all of your prayers!! — Booker T. Huffman (@BookerT5x) June 12, 2013 WWE NXT […]