Archive - November 2013

WWE Diva Kaitlyn gets engaged

Kaitlyn

WWE Diva Kaitlyn got engaged to her boyfriend PJ Braun this week after the Smackdown tapings at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut. According to Kaitlyn, her husband-to-be was supposed to ask her to marry him yesterday in New York but he lost the ring when he arrived for Smackdown at the airport, although he eventually found it. “After that...

Ted DiBiase Jr working on documentary about his father

Ted DiBiase

Former WWE Superstar Ted DiBiase Jr., is releasing a documentary about his father, WWE Hall of Famer Million Dollar Man Ted DiBiase titled the Price of Fame. The film is done in association with Peter Ferriero of PF Films and the preview for the movie says it’s a story of hope, redemption, and wrestling. The documentary has interviews by Terry...

WWE titles to be unified at TLC pay-per-view

WWE

After some speculation about what will happen to the two titles after the TLC pay-per-view, Triple H confirmed in the weekly interview with Michael Cole on WWE.COM that the titles will be unified and there will only one champion in the WWE going forward. With the brand extension basically over and all Superstars and Divas appearing on both shows...

TNA signs multi-year TV deal in Japan

TNA

TNA Wrestling has signed a new multi-year deal with Nippon Television Network Corporation in Japan, enabling NTV’s channel G+ to continue to air TNA Impact every Saturday night at 10PM, as well as broadcasting TNA’s monthly PPV and One Night Only events. The deal with G+ was expiring in January 2014 after a one year deal was signed earlier...

RAW rating for 11/25/2013

RAW

Monday Night RAW this week drew a 2.93 rating with an average viewership of 4,135,000 viewers. That is up around 300,000 viewers from last week’s show. The first hour did 4,318,000 viewers, followed by 4,292,000 in the second, and then down to 3,796,000 viewers in the third and final hour. (Ratings compiled by Nielsen Media Research and put...

WWE stocks close in on $15 a piece

WWE HQ

WWE stocks hit another 52-week high today, touching the 14.85 mark before closing at 14.78, a 0.96% increase over yesterday’s closing. In 52 weeks, WWE ranged from 7.67 to 14.85, increasing its stock price by nearly 100% and the lower revised 2013 outlook only put WWE stock down for a few days before it rebounded nicely. The 14.78 is the highest...

Linda McMahon ringside at Monday Night RAW

Linda McMahon

Former WWE CEO Linda McMahon was sitting at ringside last night at Monday Night RAW and was visible on television for a few seconds. Her on-screen cameo came when CM Punk dived outside the ring on Erick Rowan and then went up on the security wall exactly right in front of her. “Had so much fun sitting ringside tonight for #WWE #RAW at Nassau...

Total Divas episode 11 takes a big hit in viewership

Total Divas

Viewership for Total Divas took a heavy hit on Sunday as the show only managed to get 920,000 viewers, down almost half a million viewers thanks to some stiff competition. Total Divas ran against WWE’s own Survivor Series, the American Music Awards and also the NFL. The 11th episode which was titled Seeing Red is now the lowest rated episode of...

Slammy Awards to return on RAW on December 9

Slammy Awards

WWE’s version of the Academy Awards are coming back next month as Seattle, Washington, will host the 2013 Slammy Awards on December 9. A concept which started way back in 1986, the Slammy Awards will be having its 10th annual this year after WWE decided to only run four Slammy Awards between 1986 and 2008. Since 2008, the concept has been done...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 11/25/2013

RAW

Once again, I have been living under the “wrestling rock,” as I have no clue what happened at last night’s Survivor Series Pay-Per-View. Were John Cena and Randy Orton able to retain their respective Heavyweight Championships? Who survived (pun not intended) the battle of toughness between C.M. Punk/Daniel Bryan & The Wyatt...

Champion vs Champion to headline TLC pay-per-view

Randy Orton

In three weeks time we will see one champion in the WWE, as both the World Heavyweight title and the WWE title will be hung above the ring with the winner grabbing both titles. The champion vs champion match – a tables, ladders, and chairs contest – was announced last night on RAW by Triple H after John Cena suggested to have a match...

Christmas Bounty movie on ABC Family with The Miz airs tomorrow

The Miz

ABC Family will air Christmas Bounty tomorrow, a new ABC Family Original Movie, featuring former WWE champion The Miz. The Miz will play the role of the ex-boyfriend of a New Jersey bounty hunter turned Manhattan teacher who must return home to face an old enemy. The movie also has the Secret Life of the American Teenager star Francia Raisa as the...

Vince McMahon appears after Survivor Series goes off the air

Vince Mcmahon

Vince McMahon made an appearance after the Survivor Series went off the air joining his daughter and son-in-law as The Authority. The whole thing started after Cena challenged WWE champion Randy Orton for a champion vs champion match, a match which Orton declined. After that, Kane tried to get in the ring to attack Cena but Triple H held the Big...

Total Divas episode 11: Seeing Red preview

Total Divas

Tonight’s 11th episode of Total Divas is titled ‘Seeing Red,’ and will tackle mainly three story lines. The first one is Brie Bella’s difficulties accepting Daniel Bryan’s rise to the top which brings some complications to their relationship; the second is Natalya who is not liking Eva Marie for getting...