Earlier in the week, Finn Balor caught the attention of the internet wrestling community when he posted a couple of photos of himself visiting the offices of TNA. As expected, that led to a good amount of speculation online. It has now been revealed that Balor actually received permission from Triple H to post that via social media. All sides understood that it was lighthearted humor and nothing more. The situation is considered a non issue.
October 6, 2015
Rumors surfaced over the weekend that James Storm was in attendance at the NXT live event in Nashville. Some even go so far as to say that the former TNA World Heavyweight Champion was actually sitting in the front row. There were also those that said that Storm was watching from the backstage area. To clear up the rumor, he took to social media and let everyone know that he was a bar with his buddy.
October 3, 2015
A big fuss is being made by the internet wrestling community because Finn Balor decided to pay a visit to the offices of TNA. Photos were posted via social media, and they spread rather quickly. Some felt that he was disrespecting the company by doing the DX pose in the photo. In reality, though, Balor is respectful towards the promotion. Aside from going through negotiations with them, he also has a good amount of friends that work there.
October 2, 2015
Once again, TNA is teasing a big announcement. Dixie Carter revealed through social media that she has some big news to share on Monday. Nothing has been confirmed at this point, but many are speculating that she could reveal the upcoming tour of India, where episodes of Impact Wrestling may be taped. As usual, the internet wrestling community will be expecting something much bigger, so they end up disappointed.
October 1, 2015
To make Bound For Glory even more of a special event, TNA has decided to bring in a third commentator to join Elijah Burke and Josh Mathews. The two of them teased the mystery announcer through social media. No credible leaks on the identity have surfaced, but there is a ton of speculation as usual. The third man might only be used on pay per view and not on Impact Wrestling.
September 27, 2015
A rather interesting marketing strategy is being done by TNA through social media. They are encourage fans from all over the globe to film themselves doing the Shera Shuffle, which is the signature taunt done by Mahabali Shera during his entrance. Even Dixie Carter herself has done the video and instructed fans to send them in to receive a prize from the company. One of the prizes is a free viewing of Bound For Glory.
September 24, 2015
There was some confusion within the internet wrestling community earlier today. Some thought that Dixie Carter was taking a jab at Jeff Jarrett through social media by saying that TNA is much better off without Jarrett. Some thought she was alluding to the fact that Jarrett sold his remaining shares in real life. Carter was actually referring to the invasion story line with GFW.
September 17, 2015
A controversial thing happened at an independent wrestling show in North Carolina recently. Gunner was working a match that night. In the audience was a fan who had been bashing him through social media for quite some time now. The person started chanting that he was a TNA reject. Conflicting reports state that the man legally known as Chad Lail kicked the fan in the chest. Lail claims it was in retaliation.
September 10, 2015
While much of the internet wrestling community still has no clue as to what she does for the company, Dixie Carter is currently busy wheeling and dealing overseas. The president of TNA revealed through social media that she is currently in France and negotiating deals in that country. No details were provided, but the speculation is that they want more of a presence there. A tour is a great possibility.
September 9, 2015
Apparently, there may be some backstage heat between Devon and TNA. While responding to a fan through social media, he asked the person to not use the word impact, which of course is a reference to Impact Wrestling, because it brings up a lot of bad dreams. The angst could be due to the fact that management opted to not bring him back when his contract expired.
September 9, 2015