TNA Seeking New Ring Announcer – Lilian Garcia To Follow?

In light of ring announcer David Penzer’s recent departure from TNA Wrestling, Jeremy Borash is now being used as the company’s full-time ring announcer. However, the move may not be permanent as TNA officials are reportedly seeking talent outside the organization to assume the role. According to the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, TNA officials have displayed…

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The John Report: Talking Smack 06/04/10 (Battle Royal)

No orbital bones were broken during the writing of this report. And I am not in a vegetative state. In case you missed it on my blog, here’s my look at NXT season 1 & 2 as well as a NBA Finals Preview that I wrote during the week. Taped from Dallas , Texas let’s…

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SmackDown Preview For Friday: Swagger & Punk vs. Show & Mysterio

The following is a spoiler-free preview of Friday’s WWE SmackDown show: * World Heavyweight Champion Jack Swagger & CM Punk vs. Big Show & Rey Mysterio * An appearance from World Heavyweight Champion Jack Swagger * A new match announced for WWE Fatal 4 Way * Christian & MVP vs. Curt Hawkins & Vance Archer…

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Angelina Love Lashes Out At Ripoff Artists, TNA Launches New Website‎, Knockouts

— Apparently in reference to WWE’s Lay-Cool act, an upset Angelina Love wrote the following on her Facebook account Friday night while watching television: “So this is what I get for quickly flipping thru the channels on a friday night……a blonde & a brunette blatantly ripping something off……..BRUTAL!!!” The TNA Knockout made similar remarks online…

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Eric Bischoff Discusses Danielson & Heyman To TNA Rumors, Victory Road, MMA

In an interview this past week with Monday Night Mayhem (www.mondaynightmayhem.com), Eric Bischoff commented on the chances of Bryan Danielson and Paul Heyman joining TNA Wrestling, among other topics. Here are highlights from the interview. Bryan Danielson: “I guess a lot of that would have to do with Bryan Danielson and whether he would want…

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Jeff Jarrett's Past Comment On The Miz, Jericho's Band Releases New Music Video

— Former TNA personality Jonny Fairplay congratulated fellow reality television alum Mike “The Miz” Mizanin on winning Raw’s Money in the Bank Ladder Match in a Facebook post Sunday night. He followed up his post Monday morning with a remark TNA Wrestling official Jeff Jarrett made a few years ago concerning The Miz. “Is remembering…

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CM Punk Has Surgery, Steve Austin Appearing On "Chuck" Again & More

– CM Punk recently underwent minor surgery on his elbow to repair floating particles in his elbow, which was causing it to lock up. He’s expected to be kept out of the ring for 2-4 more weeks. – WWE Hall of Famer Steve Austin will be appearing on the NBC show “Chuck” again next season,…

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Ex-nWo Member Interested In Joining TNA, Joe Hangs Out With WWE Star, More

— Former WCW performer Scott “Flash” Norton suggested to TNA president Dixie Carter last week on Twitter that she bring him in as her bodyguard. The former New World Order member wrote, “I really think you need a bodyguard & that I would be the perfect candidate 4 the job!” Norton, who is now 52…

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Two More Names Confirmed For Hardcore Justice, Impact Preemption Next Month

— Among those in attendance at TNA Wrestling’s HardCORE Justice VIP weekend Fan Xperience at the NASCAR Sports Grille in Orlando, Florida yesterday were: Tommy Dreamer, Mick Foley, Team 3D, Rhino, Stevie Richards, Simon Diamond, Axl Rotten, Johnny Swinger, 2 Cold Scorpio, Brother Runt, CW Anderson, Sal E. Graziano, The Sandman, Nova, Joel Gertner, Terry…

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