While he barely started with the company, people in TNA are thrilled at what Billy Corgan has already done for them. A good amount of mainstream media attention was placed on the promotion yesterday when it was revealed that the former lead singer of the Smashing Pumpkins had decided to sign on as the senior producer in the creative department. It sparked a lot of curiosity with the masses, so that is a good thing for wrestling.
April 28, 2015
In a rather interesting bit of news, Billy Corgan has officially signed a contract with TNA, where he is now the Senior Producer of Creative and Talent Development. To put it more simply, he is now in charge of the creative department. The signing has brought a bit of mainstream media attention to the company, but that is not the sole reason why it was done. Corgan is actually a huge fan of wrestling and has years of experience in the business.
April 27, 2015
Since he is no longer with a mainstream wrestling company, Chris Sabin has been relatively quiet with the internet wrestling community. However, the former TNA star is still quite the hot commodity in Europe. He recently did a tour of Europe at the beginning of March and has now announced that he will be heading back overseas for at least another five shows. It is being said that promoters over there are paying him more to work there.
March 22, 2015
While the move has been well received by the front office, the wrestlers backstage and TNA fans, there hasn't been a lot of buzz about Drew Galloway making his return to the mainstream professional wrestling scene in the United States. Management was hoping that his presence would draw in some WWE fans to Impact Wrestling, but that does not appears to be the case. Galloway is still quite the asset to the promotion, however.
March 22, 2015
While their feud has been largely overlooked by mainstream wrestling fans, the program between Bobby Roode and Eric Young is both heavily anticipated and praised by those in the industry. The two performers are really good friends who are willing to take each other to the limit in order to produce an entertaining feud for TNA. There are even rumors that several people backstage in WWE have been keeping up with the feud as well.
January 22, 2015
More often than not, the majority of wrestling news remain exclusive to those that follow the industry closely. However, the reports about Jeff Hardy being serious injured during the taping of Lockdown, that has received some mainstream media attention. TMZ, which keeps a pretty close eye on WWE and TNA, picked up the story, and it has spread through social media. There are still talks that the injury is just a work.
January 12, 2015