Drew McIntyre Takes Christian’s Place On John Laurinaitis’ Team At WrestleMania XXVIII

-John Laurinaitis posted the following on his Twitter account following Christian‘s injury on Raw: Get well soon, @Christian4Peeps. In your place, I’ve chosen @TheDrewMcIntyre. #WrestleMania #TeamJohnny — John Laurinaitis (@WWERawGM) March 27, 2012 Team Johnny currently consists of David Otunga, The Miz, Mark Henry, Drew McIntyre, Dolph Ziggler and Jack Swagger. They will face Team […]

Former WWE Diva Joins Surprising Name As Guest Backstage At Tonight’s Raw Supershow

In addition to the surprising name we reported earlier here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com, Lita is also backstage at tonight’s Raw Supershow from the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. Lita lives in the area and is backstage visiting with friends. She posted the following tonight on Twitter: It’s awesome to see Dragon over #hashtags twitter.com/AmyDumas/statu… — Amy […]

The Miz Takes The Sixth & Final Spot On Team Johnny At Wrestlemania XXVIII

Team Johnny for the 12-man tag team match at Wrestlemania XXVIII was officially filled on tonight’s WWE Raw Supershow with The Miz taking the sixth and final spot. Miz joins David Otunga, Mark Henry, Christian, Dolph Ziggler and Jack Swagger. They will face Team Teddy which consists of Santino Marella, R-Truth, Kofi Kingston, Zack Ryder, […]

Shawn Michaels Kills Wrestlemania Rumor; Post-Wrestlemania Feuds On Smackdown

- For those that read websites out outside of WrestlingNewsWorld.com and have asked about a rumor going around, here’s Shawn Michaels’ response: “@kingbowser418:any comment to the WM 29 hype match? You vs HHH?”– Bogus!! False!! Lie!! Completely made up!! Too much?:-) — Shawn Michaels (@ShawnMichaels) March 26, 2012 We do have details on a match […]

Report: Wrestlemania Celebrity Injured

The New York Post is reporting that “Extra” host Maria Menounos broke a rib during a “Dancing with the Stars” rehearsal with dance partner Derek Hough. Menounos has reportedly been working through “excuriating” pain the past few weeks. According to their report, Maria has being wearing a rib brace under her dancing attire and refuses […]

CM Punk & Chris Jericho Comment On Twitter Meeting At Tonight’s Raw Supershow Taping

WWE held a meeting today at the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia (the site of tonight’s Raw Supershow) about superstars using proper Twitter technique. Both WWE Champion CM Punk and Chris Jericho shared their thoughts about it on Twitter. Punk wrote the following: Having a #meeting about #tweeting and proper use #of #hashtags. Oh how the […]

Update On Kevin Nash’s Wrestlemania Party

- Kevin Nash asked us to post the following: Kevin Nash and Sean Waltman’s second annual WrestleMania party is heating up with a lot of extra guests signing up to attend! In addition to Nash, Waltman, and Billy Gunn, fans will get the opportunity to meet and party with Diamond Dallas Page, Rikishi, The Headbangers, Sunny, […]

WWE Hires New Senior Vice President Of Marketing With An NBA Background

- WWE issued the following press release today: WWE Names Brian Flinn SVP Of Marketing March 26, 2012 STAMFORD, Conn., March 26, 2012 – WWE (NYSE: WWE) today announced the appointment of Brian Flinn as Senior Vice President, Marketing. Flinn, previously a senior executive at the National Basketball Association, will report to WWE Chief Marketing […]

Trish Stratus On Keeping Up With TE Cast, WWE Divas Today, Natalya’s Flatulence, Will She Be At Wrestlemania?

The Miami Herald has a new article online featuring quotes from Trish Stratus to promote her feature film debut in “Bounty Hunters.” The piece is long and detailed but below are some of the wrestling-related highlights: Still keeping up with Tough Enough cast: “I know when I went back to ‘Tough Enough’ that I was […]