Backstage Update On Plans For TNA Creative, Jeff Jarrett’s New Role, More

– According to Mike Johnson of PWInsider, TNA released an email to talent stating that Dutch Mantel, also know as Zeb Colter in WWE, will now be head of creative.

John Gaburick, who used to head creative, will now work TV Tapings as a consultant and running the gorilla position. He will not be involved with creative going forward but will be providing feedback to the new team.

As noted, writers David Lagana announced his departure from TNA last November along with Conway also leaving the company, so the creative team will have a new facc from last year.

Jeff Jarrett’s will oversee creative and his title is Chief Creative Officer, he’s expected to have an off screen role.

It was also noted that long-time TNA employee Bill Banks has left the company.

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Reby Sky Rips TNA On Twitter, Threatens To Turn Tag Titles Into Gold Earrings

– As noted, The Hardys will be leaving TNA after their contracts expire this week. Matt’s wife Reby took to social media and ripped TNA while suggesting she would take the TNA Tag Team title belts “hostage” and turn them into gold earrings.

You can check out her Tweets below:

UNREAL WITH THE LITTLE b—h s–t. U N R E A L .

— Reby Hardy (@RebyHardy) February 27, 2017

Why try to do things the right way when you get bs & drama in return ? Matt is a nice guy. I’LL keep the s–ts “hostage”. f–k outta here.

— Reby Hardy (@RebyHardy) February 27, 2017

2, but I’m claiming @ShaneHelmsCom on my taxes this year https://t.co/9Q1kzc8KWP

— Reby Hardy (@RebyHardy) February 27, 2017

If mfers don’t start coming correct, I’m bout to melt some gold & have me some new gold hoops. Sigue y vas a ver. pic.twitter.com/Esjuh6tqYw

— Reby Hardy (@RebyHardy) February 27, 2017

I’ve said it many times:
TNA was the perfect situation for our family & how grateful I was for professionalism/open communication/respect…

— Reby Hardy (@RebyHardy) February 27, 2017

…Now think about what kinda negative changes & straight f–kery would have to go down for us to leave ??

— Reby Hardy (@RebyHardy) February 27, 2017

I hear company folks are pressed & wanna try & paint me in a negative light after today. Should I help em out & clarify a few things ?

— Reby Hardy (@RebyHardy) February 28, 2017

SURPRISE ! Yes, I am a HUGE b—h if you disrespect me or my family ?? Are you surprised ? Oh, no ? Okay, can we move on now ? ????

— Reby Hardy (@RebyHardy) February 28, 2017

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Brock Lesnar Makes Appearance After RAW Goes Off Air

– On again as noted yesterday, Brock Lesnar was backstage at Monday Night RAW but not used on camera.

After RAW went off the air, Lesnar and Paul Heyman made their way to the ring. Heyman said his client flew into Green Bay for a fight and called out anyone in the back.

The Big Show came out to answer the challenge.

Lesnar and Show fought for a couple of minutes before Lesnar hit him with an F5 and left him in the ring to end the show.

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Shaq Confirms His WrestleMania 33 Match With Big Show Is In Doubt

– As noted, The Big Show Says recently called out Shaq, claiming he is terrified and that he’s trying to back out of WrestleMania 33 match.

Basketball legend Shaquille O’Neal, recently claimed on The Big Podcast With Shaq, that his match against The Big Show at WrestleMania 33 probably will not happen, check out the following below:

“That’s probably right. It’s not my fault. That’s all you need to know. It ain’t my fault,” O’Neal said. “Oh, it ain’t my fault. It [doesn’t] matter what they say. I’m just letting you know. It has nothing to do with The Diesel and his management. That’s all I’ve got to say. But, but, but, it’s not totally off yet. But it’s not

“These next 30 days, I’m about to go hard, so I’m still doing it like it’s going down. I actually start two-a-days on March 1st. Then, it’s going down. I’m going on vacation from March 2nd to the 7th. And then, from the 8th to like the 29th, two-a-days, sometimes three-a-days. It’s going down, Big Show. Just saying, it ain’t me, America.”

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