Archive - 03/04/2017

Alberto El Patron was not first choice for Impact spot

According to multiple sources, Alberto El Patron was not the first choice to challenge Lashley on Thursday’s tapings of Impact. In fact, he wasn’t even the second choice. Drew Galloway was supposed to be the star of the refreshed Impact Wrestling brand and the spot was his. However, the former TNA champion refused the new deal after it was...

Reby Hardy explains what happened with Hardys TNA deal

Reby Hardy, the wife of Matt Hardy, told FOX Sports that TNA changed the terms of their contract after a deal was agreed back in December. “We even had some of the Anthem guys come to our house. Matt came with a number, they countered and Matt was fine with it. All the financial details were good…for sure we had a deal,” she said. However...

Jeremy Borash joins Impact Wrestling commentary team

Longtime TNA employee Jeremy Borash will be joining Josh Mathews on commentary for Impact Wrestling shows starting next week, with the two feuding like Cole and Lawler did over at WWE several years ago. Borash has been working for TNA since the very beginning and had several roles throughout the years and is well-liked by his peers. Mathews...

Big Show says Shaquille O’Neal is fat and out of shape

The blame game between The Big Show and Shaquille O’Neal continues as their match at WrestleMania gets more impossible by the day. With no official announcement on the match yet, Big Show blamed O’Neal last week for not taking this seriously and then Shaq, on his podcast, said that it’s not his fault if this match does not end up...

Jack Swagger not granted his release from WWE yet

In a statement issued to PWInsider.com, WWE said that Jack Swagger has not been released from his WWE deal yet despite his announcement that he is out. “Jack Swagger has not been granted a release from his WWE contract. When he is granted his release, Jack Swagger will remain under exclusive contract to WWE for 90 days and will be compensated...