Saturday, March 5, 2011

WWE's Response To Hulk Hogan Spoiling Jimmy Hart Return

Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter

WWE officials were upset with Hulk Hogan tweeting that Jimmy Hart will be Jerry Lawler's manager at WrestleMania 27. One WWE source said they wouldn't be surprised to see old footage of Triple H and The Undertaker beating Hogan on this coming Monday's RAW.
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UK TV Rating For WWE And TNA

Raw from February 14:
127,000 viewers saw the live airing (down 22,000 on last week/15%)
61,000 viewers watched the replay on Thursday evening
25,000 saw a replay on Friday afternoon

SmackDown from February 18
201,000 viewers saw the first airing of the show (up 68,000/up 51% on the prior week, likely because of Rocky)
40,000 saw a replay on Saturday morning (up 7,000/21%)
59,000 saw a replay on Saturday night

TNA Impact from February 10
152,000 saw the first run episode on Challenge TV, airing on February 15 (up 18,000/13% - that made it the top rated show on Challenge for the week, with none of their 90s quiz show reruns beating it)

Against All Odds drew 119,000 on that Tuesday night after the Feb 10 Impac
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Radio: Unplugged Featuring Low-Ki Interview Archived

UnPlugged with JJ $exay returned to the airwaves on 3-4-11 on the SNS Radio Network to cover the latest episode of Smackdown on the SyFy Network. JJ ran down all the happenings from the show as we are under a month away from WrestleMania 27 and offered some thoughts on a few proposed/runoured match ups. Chris Kelly of joined the show to talk about the latest news of the week including the Recoed TNA rating and news on the Hulkster. After the break JJ and Crelly played the pretaped interview they conducted with former ROH/TNA/WWE talent Low Ki earlier in the day. Low Ki was very candid in this interview and a lot was covered in this almost 1 hour interview. Topics discussed include: TNA and ROH celebrating 9 yrs and the diffrences in working in both companies, TNA's X-Division then and now, social networking and recent comments he made after his WWE Release, The Japenese wrestling scene and what got him interested in pro wrestling as well as his favorite company in Japan, Working in the WWE and his time on NXT, The Battle Rap from NXT when he took a jab at TNA, Voicing the Suicide character in the TNA Video game and the process that he ,Daniels, Joe, Dutt, and Styles went through to make the game and the dissapointment of the end product,and What lies ahead for Low Ki not only in the ring but outside projects he is looking into.
After the final break "The Sensational Sean" joined the show to talk a bit of gaming news and the interesting ending to Bulletstorm. JJ took a few calls from the SNS Family who commented on the interview with Low Ki and The recent Hogan comments were discussed and JJ gave his opinions and thoughts on the situation before wrapping the show.
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