Found February 12, 2012 on cheap-heat:
PLAYERS: Vince Russo
Vince Russo has reportedly been replaced as the head writer of TNA Wrestling. Former WWE creative team member Dave Lagana is said to be taking over Russo’s duties, effective immediately. Lagana tweeted the following messages on Sunday afternoon: “And we are off and running.” “The calm before the storm.” Lagana signed with TNA back in October and most recently has been booking TNA’s Ring Ka King Promotion in India. Lagana is backstage in Orlando for tonight’s Against All Odds pay-per-view. Vince Russo is not there.

Open Challenge Issued for Against All Odds Tonight, More on Vince Russo

- In regards to the reports of Vince Russo and TNA going around, reports that Russo actually lost his job several days ago but the news just broke today. F4W goes along with the PWInsider report that Dave Lagana is backstage at Against All Odds but at this point is just a producer. - TNA posted several backstage videos for tonight’s Against All Odds pay-per-view....

Vince Russo Officially Gone from TNA

- In regards to the reports of Vince Russo and TNA going around, reports that Russo actually lost his job several days ago but the news just broke today. F4W goes along with the PWInsider report that Dave Lagana is backstage at Against All Odds but at this point is just a producer.

Update on Vince Russo’s Status With TNA, Robbie Issues Open Challenge

- TNA has posted some backstage videos from the site of TNA’s Against All Odds PPV. In one of the featured videos, Robbie E issued an open challenge for tonight’s event. - Earlier today we reported that Vince Russo is no longer on the TNA creative team. In an update to that report, TNA has been exploring their options as far as a head creative team writer is concerned. It’s...

Update On Rumors Of Major Creative Changes

Source: The Pro Wrestling Torch reports that the rumors going around that Vince Russo has been replaced by Dave Lagana at the top of TNA’s creative team are incorrect. Exact details of what change, if any, has happened are not known yet. It was reported earlier that Vince Russo has been replaced in TNA with Dave Lagana. The report did not reveal how Bruce Prichard,...

Breaking News: Vince Russo Gone From TNA

Dixie Carter just tweeted the following: “TNA and Vince Russo have mutually parted ways as of this week. The separation is amicable and professional. We are glad for the opportunity to have worked together and wish each other nothing but good luck and success in the future.”

Major Shake-Up on the TNA Creative Team?

- In regards to reports going around, Dave Lagana is not replacing Vince Russo as the head of TNA Creative. Lagana is at tonight’s Against All Odds pay-per-view to help out, according to one top source within TNA. Lagana was hired by TNA to work on Ring Ka King and other projects, not the Impact brand but is at the pay-per-view tonight helping with backstage segments.Russo is not...

Major Update: Russo Fired?, Bischoff’s Power, More

Source(s): & Here are some new details on the TNA creative team shake-up: * Dave Lagana was working on helping with pre-taped segments only at the TNA PPV. It doesn’t appear as if he has been promoted or is replacing Vince Russo yet. * Russo was not at the show and it does appear as if changes to the creative team are in the works. No official announcement...

More Details on the TNA, Vince Russo and Dave Lagana Reports

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Jim Cornette Responds To Russo’s Firing, iMPACT, More

– Jim Cornette issued the following tweet when he found out Vince Russo was fired by TNA: “Have I died?!?!?!” – As noted earlier, TNA is taping iMPACT! again tonight. This will air next week. We should have **SPOILERS** later tonight. – WWE NXT and SmackDown are being taped on the West Coast tonight which means it’s going to be a late night for those of you on the East...

NFL Star Already At iMPACT + Russo Absent, More

Partial Source: Pwinsider – New York Giants running back Brandon Jacobs is backstage at the iMPACT! taping already. – Vince Russo is once again not at the TV taping. – After TNA’s TV tapings this week, they have the following house shows scheduled: * 2/17 – Huntington, West Virginia * 2/18 – Beckley, West Virginia * 2/19 – Glenville, West Virginia – Here’s a video...

Even More Information On TNA Creative Shake Up

-The latest information is that Eric Bischoff would have been part of the decision to shift Vince Russo out of a position of power within the TNA Creative Structure. Our sources are guessing he’s out, but details are being worked out. Nothing is confirmed, but the latest feeling is that he won’t be retained in any capacity with TNA and details are being worked out. -A Russo exit...

New York Giant backstage at TNA tapings, creative writer not backstage

New York Giant Brandon Jacobs is already backstage for tonight’s Impact Wrestling tapings in Orlando. One name that is not there is Vince Russo.   Follow me on Twitter: my wrestling podcast "The Still Real to Us Show" every Thursday at &
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