By Sean Farrell I’M AFRAID I’VE GOT SOME BAD NEWS, WWE Universe!!!!! Actually, I just wanted to say that haha This news is actually good news. WWE Superstar Bad News Barrett is still about 4-6 weeks from returning to WWE TV. Barrett has recently started weight lifting again, but doesn’t have his normal size back […]
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USA Network and WWE will kick off the holiday season with an action-packed “WWE Week” beginning December 15 with MONDAY NIGHT RAW®, followed by a live SMACKDOWN® and a two-hour TRIBUTE TO THE TROOPS® special, along with a week-long daytime roadblock featuring interviews with the WWE Superstars and Divas. Both RAW and SMACKDOWN feature a […]
By Sean Farrell Popular funny man Larry the Cable Guy brings his award-winning comedy to WWE’s Monday Night Raw when he guest stars on November 24th. Larry the Cable Guy and WWE’s Santino Marella are set to star in Jingle All the Way 2(Yes, a sequel to the Arnold Schwarzenegger film) from Twentieth Century Fox […]
By Sean Farrell The Authority’s own Triple H, will announce on this Friday’s WWE SmackDown that if Team Cena loses at Survivor Series, John Cena, Big Show, Ryback, Erick Rowan and Dolph Ziggler will be fired. Vince McMahon has previously announced that if Team Authority loses at Survivor Series, The Authority will no longer be […]
By Sean Farrell Below is the updated card for Sunday’s WWE Survivor Series 2014 pay-per-view. Team Cena vs. Team Authority John Cena, Dolph Ziggler, Big Show,Erick Rowan and Ryback vs. Kane, Seth Rollins, Luke Harper, Mark Henry and Rusev If Team Authority loses, The Authority is no longer in power.
By Sean Farrell Monday Night Raw is the go home show before Survivor Series this Sunday and there’s a lot of questions leading up to the event that need to be answered. Plus, RAW has a very special guest in store…Grumpy Cat! That’s right, the star of the original Lifetime movie “Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas […]
By Sean Farrell Hulk Hogan has been talking about an in ring return and has been training for one at WrestleMania 31 against Sting. This is all speculation, of course, because we dont even know if Sting is officially going to wrestle at Wrestlemania 31. This decision on Hogan however, will largely depend on whether […]
WWE (NYSE:WWE) and ATRESMEDIA announced today that they have extended their television distribution agreement and promotional partnership for two more years through 2016. Since originally partnering in 2013, the ratings for WWE’s flagship program, Monday Night Raw® and SmackDown® have more than doubled over the past year, which has led to the agreement being extended […]
WWE® (NYSE: WWE) and New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu announced today that WrestleMania 30 generated a record-breaking $142.2 million in economic impact for the New Orleans region this past April, according to a study conducted by the Enigma Research Corporation. This marks the third consecutive year that WrestleMania generated more than $100 million in economic […]
The show that averages 3.1 million viewers on Friday nights and beats all Friday primetime viewing on any cable network is moving to Thursday nights on Syfy beginning January 15th at 8pm ET. With nearly 800 original episodes, SmackDown is the second longest-running weekly episodic program in U.S. television history, only behind WWE’s other flagship […]
By Sean Farrell WWE Superstar The Great Khali is no longer featured on the WWE’s current roster. Khali’s profile has been recently moved to WWE’s Alumni roster, which could be an indication that he’s done with being an active roster member, or has been released from the company. Khali has been working a number of […]
By Sean Farrell WWE is currently advertising Roman Reigns for live events starting in mid-December. Reigns has been out of action recovering from hernia surgery and is on the verge of a major push upon his return. Reigns is advertised to face Rusev at the December 30th SmackDown taping at the Norfolk Scope Arena in […]
By Sean Farrell WWE Superstar Roman Reigns has reportedly been taking acting classes from coach Howard Fine. WWE officials feel that Reigns needs to work on being more well rounded as a character before they continue his huge main event push. I, for one, agree with this move. Roman Reigns is popular, sure. But his […]
By Sean Farrell New Japan Pro Wrestling standout KENTA made his WWE NXT debut and got into some hot water with the most dominant tag team in NXT, The Ascension. KENTA(Who goes by Hideo Itami in WWE) promised to bring a partner to even the tide against the former NXT Tag Team Champions and that […]
By Sean Farrell The 2nd longest episodic show in history that averages 3.1 million viewers on Friday nights and beats all Friday primetime viewing on any cable network is moving to Thursday nights on Syfy beginning January 15 at 8pm ET. The WWE issued the following statement on the show’s move. “WWE’s sizable and passionate […]
By Sean Farrell Nothing in pro wrestling will ever replicate the revolution that was ECW. But thanks to the fantastic WWE Network, next week will be “ECW Week” on the WWE Network. The following content is scheduled, and it’s a pretty big list from the ECW archive. Below is the scheduled content for “ECW Week” […]
By Sean Farrell The WWE Universe was shocked to hear that Roman Reigns needed emergency hernia surgery during his most recent WWE push and fans have been anticipating his return ever since he was shelfed. But, there is an update on Reigns and his return may be sooner than we think. Roman Reigns’ return is […]
With all of the uproar about the WWE Network’s delay to the U.K. becoming a big time internet fiasco this past week, Vince McMahon issued a video message Wednesday to WWE fans in the United Kingdom apologizing for the last minute decision to not launch the WWE Network in the country last Monday. After initially […]
By Sean Farrell Kevin Steen has reportedly been filming vignettes at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando this week. Steen is supposed to debut on NXT as Kevin Owens. Steen is currently scheduled to make his NXT TV debut at the December 11th NXT Takeover special or the NXT TV tapings the next night.
By Sean Farrell WWE has announced that the Tag Team Champions Stardust and Goldust will defend their titles against The Usos in a steel cage match on this Friday’s SmackDown, which will be taped on Tuesday at the Times Union Center in Albany, New York.
By Sean Farrell Rey Mysterio was reportedly in Buffalo, New York for Monday Night RAW. According to reports, Mysterio was there to talk to McMahon directly about wanting to leave the company. WWE’s creative team reportedly has been actively working on concepts to reintroduce Mysterio as a regular, so there are those that believe he […]
Sports Legacy Institute (SLI), a non-profit organization dedicated to concussion education and research, announced that Paul Levesque, Executive Vice President, Talent, Live Events & Creative at WWE, Inc. (WWE) has been elected to its Board of Directors. At WWE, when he is not performing as WWE Superstar “Triple H”, Levesque is responsible for overseeing the […]