While official numbers are not released since they are a privately held company, reports have surfaced that TNA offered James Storm 250 percent more than what WWE was offering him to work on the NXT brand. Rumors have it that World Wrestling Entertainment offered Storm less than $100,000 a year, which means that he has a six figure deal to become one of the centerpieces of Impact Wrestling for the time being.
January 26, 2016
Over the past several days, TNA has been teasing a newcomer with the term, "Miracle". On the POP TV debut episode of Impact Wrestling this week, rumors about Mike Bennett and Maria Kanellis joining the promotion have been confirmed, as the two former ROH star finally made their debut. Bennett informed Total Nonstop Action fans that he was there to pursue the world heavyweight championship.
January 7, 2016
There are rumors floating around that James Storm was booked to make an appearance on the first episode of Impact Wrestling to air on POP TV. However, the former world heavyweight champion denied that through social media. Storm is apparently meeting with TNA officials to see if a new contract can be signed. James never received a favorable deal with WWE to perform on NXT.
January 5, 2016
Rumors about Jim Ross signing with TNA have been floating around since the legendary commentator was released by WWE. For whatever reasons, they heated up again this week. Ross felt compelled to address the issue via social media. He stated that the rumors were not true. Ross also added that Impact Wrestling already has a great announcing team so he is really not needed.
December 2, 2015
While rumors are still floating around that TNA could be dropped by Destination America, Dixie Carter does not appear to be panicking, as the company will still be able to survive financially. Impact Wrestling is aired in a lot of different countries, and it reportedly generates a sizable source of revenue. The company will simply look for another domestic network in that scenario.
July 16, 2015
Rumors are running rampant right now through social media that there could be a possible TNA and GFW merger. A lot of them comes from cryptic comments that are being made by both Jeff Jarrett and Dixie Carter. There are also rumors saying that the episode of Impact Wrestling taking place tonight is supposed to be historic.
June 24, 2015
When it comes to Havok, her status with TNA has been in question since the beginning of the year. The speculation arose when she worked an internet pay per view for another wrestling promotion. Further confusion was added when she returned to tape a couple of segments for Impact Wrestling. Rumors mills are now heating up again, as it has been revealed that the woman legally known as Jessica Cricks is doing a tryout for WWE.
June 4, 2015
When rumors surfaced earlier in the month that Destination America was going to be canceling all TNA programming on their network, Billy Corgan was one of the first people in the front office to respond. The lead writer for Impact Wrestling vehemently went against those that were the source of the speculation. In doing so, Corgan has earned the praise of the performers, as they like it when management stands up for the company.
May 31, 2015
In response to all the rumors that are floating around right now about Impact Wrestling being canceled, TNA has issued an official statement on the matter. The company is threatening to sue those that are facilitating the speculation. Fans are still waiting for public denial from Dixie Carter, but the belief is that the company would not be threatening legal action if they were actually informed of a cancellation from Destination America.
May 21, 2015