Now that they have secured a new television deal with POP TV, TNA officials have put plans in place to start filming more episodes of Impact Wrestling. Management has officially announced that Bethlehem, Pennsylvania will be the location for their new filming. The shows will take place in the beginning of January, so Dixie Carter is more than likely going to sign more performers before then.
November 23, 2015
As the internet wrestling community continues to speculate on the future of TNA, Dixie Carter revealed that she was heading to Los Angeles for some business meetings. Reports have surfaced that those meetings are in regards to finding a new television network for Impact Wrestling. WGN has sprung up as a leading candidate to be the new host. The two sides have negotiated a deal before.
November 18, 2015
Now that ROH is officially being dropped by Destination America, there are some rising concerns in TNA in regards to their television situation. Many believe that the network is ending their experiment with professional wrestling. They feel that Impact Wrestling will be canceled soon. Dixie Carter, however, is said to be working fervently to secure a new television contract with another network.
November 16, 2015
In a move that was expected by many, Destination America has decided to drop ROH from their television lineup. The network experimented with professional wrestling, and it did not turn out as well as they had hoped because advertisers simply were not willing to pay big bucks for that particular demographic. Joe Koff announced that they were moving on to COMET, which is owned by Sinclair Broadcasting Group.
November 16, 2015
When Alberto Del Rio made his surprising return to WWE, officials in AAA were under the impression that he would be returning to their promotion to drop the Mega Championship to another performer. Well, it looks like that will not be taking place. World Wrestling Entertainment is refusing to allow Del Rio to do the time honored tradition of dropping the belt. It also forced AAA to postpone their television taping.
November 2, 2015
Back in August, rumors surfaced that Shawn Daivari was going to be headed to GFW. The only thing holding him back at the time was that he needed to see what the future of Lucha Underground had in store. Now that the promotion is staying in business, Daivari will not be joining Jeff Jarrett in Global Force Wrestling. Daivari has a contract that prevents him from appearing on television for another promotion.
October 31, 2015
The internet wrestling community was a bit puzzled after watching Monday Night Raw since everyone expected to see four members of the Wyatt Family together for the very first time. Erick Rowan had made his television return this week. Luke Harper was noticeably missing from the stable. Reports have surfaced that he was not there at the arena because WWE gave him time off for personal reasons.
October 20, 2015
When you are the biggest star in the most well known professional wrestling promotion in the world, everyone is going to have their eyes and ears on you. John Cena is taking some time off, and everyone wants to know why. A new report has surfaced that a possible reason why the United States Heavyweight Champion is taking a couple of weeks off is because he is involved in some sort of reality television show about fitness.
October 12, 2015
Reports have surfaced that WWE is still heavily interested in bringing Alberto Del Rio back into the company. However, the odds of that happening are considerably slimmer now that Lucha Underground has announced that they have been renewed for a second season of television. This gives Del Rio more leverage in negotiations. He's going to demand the bank from World Wrestling Entertainment.
October 11, 2015
On Wednesday night, Arrow made its return to television and numbers were considerably much better than it has ever been. Stephen Amell attributes some of that to the new followers that he received by doing a match at Summerslam for WWE. He took to social media to thank all of the professional wrestling fans that checked out his show. Amell seems genuinely grateful towards the industry.
October 9, 2015