Thursday, November 15, 2012

News On Jerry Lawler Angle From Raw

Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter


The controversial Jerry Lawler angle from Monday's RAW where Paul Heyman and CM Punk mocked his heart attack was actually booked several weeks ago and approved by all parties that were in the ring - Lawler, Punk, Heyman and Mick Foley.

One WWE source said the whole angle was a perfect example of "how Vince McMahon thinks." Very few people inside and out of the company were shocked that WWE did the angle because of how Vince is and because WWE has done much worse in the past.

There were very few wrestlers in WWE who were upset with the angle. The majority of the heat within WWE came from WWE's decision to air the video tha had audio of Lawler snoring as he had the heart attack and footage of Lawler backstage as doctors tried to bring him back to life.

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Update On SummerSlam In The UK

Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter

WWE officials are indeed considering holding the 2013 SummerSlam pay-per-view in Wales. The main issue would be the time difference, which is why people within WWE don't believe it will happen, despite recent negotiations. If WWE ends up holding SummerSlam in Wales, that would likely shoot Los Angeles to the top of the list for a potential WrestleMania 30 location.

Locations for both shows should be confirmed within the next two months. For what it's worth, there is a lot of talk in the WWE offices that Los Angeles will be getting a WrestleMania soon.


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TNA High On New Talent

According to Wrestling Observer Newsletter, TNA officials are very high on Aces & 8s member Doc, formerly known as Luke Gallows. They feel that he was terribly underutilized by WWE.
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