Backstage heat on Dixie Carter
While many understand that it was a business decision, there is still said to be some backstage heat towards Dixie Carter for failing to come to terms on a new contract with AJ Styles, especially from those that are extremely close with him.
Dixie Carter contacts Billy Corgan
"Since we have been in business going on 12 years now, this has been an ongoing (speculation), Oh, we’re going out of business. We’re not going to make it. Ever since we started, people were taking odds on how long we would last. This last time I think a lot of it was perpetuated by a story that Billy Corgan from Smashing Pumpkins was going to buy it. I texted Billy and I said, 'Oh really, so you’re going to buy my company? Are you excited? That’s cool.' And he said, ‘Oh, don’t you love rumors.'"
AJ Styles leaving TNA
Word going around is that AJ Styles is finishing up with TNA, as he and Dixie Carter simply have been unable to come to an agreement on financial terms for a new contract.
AJ Styles returning to Impact Wrestling
Dixie Carter is teasing that AJ Styles is returning to Impact Wrestling this week to return the TNA World Heavyweight Championship belt.
Dixie Carter hires Rockstar Spud
Rockstar Spud has returned to Impact Wrestling and is now working as the on screen assistant to Dixie Carter.
TNA expands in Japan
To further expand their global reach, TNA has signed a multiyear deal with Nippon Television Network Corporation. Impact Wrestling has produced very good numbers for one of their channels over the past year, so NTV wanted to keep the relationship going.
Dixie Carter discusses the value of Hulk Hogan
"Yes, I think Hulk has been worth it. He's opened a lot of doors for us. When you're about to lose a deal in an international territory and one phone call from Hulk Hogan makes a man who doesn't even speak your language melt and you get your deal back, that carries a lot of weight. There's not another guy out there who could do that."
Dixie Carter congratulates Rampage Jackson
Dixie Carter congratulated Rampage Jackson on Twitter. The former UFC champion was successful in his Bellator MMA debut.
Dixie Carter suing AJ Styles
For story line purposes, Dixie Carter will be suing AJ Styles for defending the TNA World Heavyweight Championship in Mexico and Japan.
Dixie Carter upset with SpikeTV
Dixie Carter filmed a story line video where she was upset with SpikeTV for showing the AJ Styles commericials.
Dixie Carter and Pacman Jones
TNA president Dixie Carter posted a picture of herself with NFL star Pacman Jones on Twitter.
Pacman Jones returning to TNA
In a video, Dixie Carter revealed to Jeremy Borash that NFL star Pacman Jones is the former world champion returning to Impact Wrestling this week.
Jeff Jarrett possibly returning to Impact Wrestling
The early rumors are pointing to Jeff Jarrett as being the former world champion that Dixie Carter said would be returning to TNA.
World champion returning to TNA
Dixie Carter has announced that a former world champoin will be returning to TNA and showing up on Impact Wrestling this week.
Billy Corgan not buying TNA
There were talks of Billy Corgan buying TNA from Dixie Carter, but it now appears that the Smashing Pumpkins lead singer does not have the funding for that.
Janice Carter denies selling TNA
Janice Carter, the mother of Dixie Carter, sent out a memo to TNA performers that the company was not being sold.
AJ Styles taunt Dixie Carter on Twitter
TNA removes AJ Styles
Dixie Carter selling TNA
TNA on sale
Dixie Carter meets with TNA performers
Dixie Carter met with the wrestlers to alleviate some of their concerns about the financial situation in TNA.