Archive - 2013

Edge and RVD respond to Triple H’s RAW remarks

Rob Van Dam

Both Edge and Rob Van Dam commented on Triple H’s remarks from RAW, where he said that both of them and Chris Jericho were never “the guys” for WWE and if they were used as the face of the company back in the day everyone would be working for Ted Turner now. “I think everyone forgets it’s entertainment. Santa...

Chris Jericho launching new scripted comedy series

Chris Jericho

Chris Jericho will be starring in a new scripted comedy series exclusively for the Internet titled But I’m Chris Jericho, starting October 29 and airing every Tuesday on YouTube. So far there will be 10 webisodes centered around the former Undisputed WWE champion where he plays a fictionalized version of himself. The synopsis reads...

RAW rating for 10/21/2013

RAW

Monday Night RAW this week did a total average of 3,825,000 viewers for a 2.71 rating, down around 170,000 viewers from last week’s show. Hour one did 3,914,000 viewers, followed by 3,802,000 in the second hour, and    3,759,000 in the third and final hour. (Ratings compiled by Nielsen Media Research and put online by PWInsider.com)

Monday Night Raw TV report for 10/21/2013

RAW

Tonight, Raw is from the home of Jerry “The King” Lawler. Will something special happen for the wrestling legend, or is it going to be business as usual with only six nights until Hell In A Cell? Since it is the “go-home show,” who will get the advantage leading into the Pay-Per-View. Last week, we saw Daniel Bryan and The...

AJ Styles vs Bully Ray rematch on Impact this week

Impact

TNA has released footage of its President, Dixie Carter, going nuts backstage after the Bound For Glory pay-per-view, ordering a rematch between AJ Styles and Bully Ray for the TNA World title for this Thursday’s live Impact. This Impact from Salt Lake City, Utah, will have the fallout from Bound For Glory, with Kurt Angle, Sting, and all...

Live WWE event results from 10/22 in Carbondale, Illinois

Dolph Ziggler

W-O reader Sherri Hine attended the live WWE event at the SIU Arena in Carbondale, Illinois, on Sunday and sent in the following results: Real Americans defeated Tons of Funk; Naomi defeated Brie Bella; Justin Gabriel defeated Tyler Breeze; Big Show, The Miz and Dolph Ziggler defeated The Shield via DQ when Seth Rollins brought a chair into the...

Sunny says her cervical cancer has returned

Sunny

WWE Hall of Famer Tammy “Sunny” Sytch revealed that her cancer is back after a visit to an oncologist yesterday morning. Sunny was diagnosed with cervical cancer while in prison – which developed from her contraction of human papillomavirus (HPV) – earlier this year but in May she declared that she was cancer-free. A trip...

Three new matches added to Hell In A Cell pay-per-view

Curtis Axel

Three more matches were added to the Hell In A Cell pay-per-view last night on RAW with the show now having six matches on the card. The new matches are AJ Lee vs Brie Bella for the Divas title, Cody Rhodes and Goldust vs Roman Reigns and Seth Rollins vs The Usos for the Tag Team titles, and Curtis Axel vs Big E. Langston for the Intercontinental...

Chris Jericho reacts to Triple H’s comments from RAW

Chris Jericho

Chris Jericho used his Twitter to react to the final segment from last night’s RAW where Triple H ran down Edge, Rob Van Dam, and Jericho himself saying that while they were all tough guys, very talented, but none of them were “the guy” for WWE. “Thing is @tripleh, despite ur major push, u never were either. Good luck in ur...

Hulk Hogan says this is “the calm before the storm”

Hulk Hogan

On his Twitter account, Hogan said this temporary situation is “the calm before the storm” which will be setting him up “for a huge blessing,” brother! Hogan – who is a free agent after his TNA contract expired at the beginning of October – has been linked with both a TNA and WWE return although going back to...

AJ Styles becomes the new TNA World champion at BFG 2013

AJ Styles

Here are the results from last night’s Bound For Glory 2013 pay-per-view which took place from the Viejas Arena in San Diego, California. Chris Sabin defeated Jeff Hardy, Samoa Joe, Austin Aries, and Manik to become the new X Division champion in an Ultimate X match; The Bro-Mans defeated James Storm and Gunner to win the Tag Team titles;...

WWE stocks reach 52 week high on Friday

WWE HQ

As WWE heads closer to reporting its third quarter results, the company’s stock hit a 52 week high on Friday, trading at some point during the day at 11.63 and then closing the day just 10 cents short of that to 11.53 a piece. Since the government shutdown ended, WWE stocks kept ticking up slightly, giving the company a market cap of $865.8...

Bound For Glory 2013 live on pay-per-view tonight

Bully Ray

Live tonight from the Viejas Arena in San Diego, California, TNA presents its biggest pay-per-view of the year, Bound For Glory 2013. The full card is as follows: Bully Ray vs A.J. Styles in a no disqualification match for the TNA World title; James Storm and Gunner vs the winners of the pre-show match for the Tag Team titles; Manik  vs Austin...

Kurt Angle to be inducted into the TNA Hall of Fame tonight

TNA Hall of Fame

Kurt Angle will be the second person inducted into the TNA Hall of Fame tonight in a ceremony which will be held at the San Diego Marriott Mission Valley in San Diego, California. Taking a page out of WWE, TNA holds their Hall of Fame ceremony the day before their biggest pay-per-view of the year, Bound For Glory, with the only difference being...

Impact tapings from Baltimore also canceled

Impact

TNA has also removed the Impact tapings in Baltimore, Maryland, that was supposed to be held on November 21. The event has disappeared from the TNA tour website. As reported yesterday, the company is looking to go back to Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida, to tape a bunch of Impact episodes to save on money since TNA is pretty much bleeding...

TNA looking to return to Universal Studios for few tapings

TNA

PWInsider.com is reporting that TNA is in discussions with Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida, to use their old soundstage for a few Impact tapings next month. The cancelation of the December 5 Impact from Chattanooga might be related to this particular news as the company plans to tape different Impact shows several days in a row to cut on...

Dwayne Johnson confirms role in new 3D disaster movie

The Rock (Movies)

Dwayne Johnson made his first comments regarding the upcoming San Andreas 3D movie from New Line Cinema, confirming that he would be the leading man in the movie. “Excited to make the first ever epic 3D earthquake disaster movie ever filmed,” Johnson said. “A real privilege to play the role of a first response helicopter rescue...

TNA cancels Impact tapings from Chattanooga, Tennessee

Impact

TNA has removed their December 5 live Impact Wrestling tapings which was supposed to take place in Chattanooga, Tennessee, from their list of upcoming events. The two back to back Impact tapings which would have aired on December 5 and December 12 were scheduled for the McKenzie Arena. No mention of TNA remains on the arena’s website. The...

Angle thanks TNA and WWE for rehab support

Kurt Angle

Promoting Bound For Glory on the Big J Show radio show, soon-to-be TNA Hall of Famer Kurt Angle said that both TNA and WWE have been supportive of him when he had personal issues and mentioned that his latest stint in rehab enabled him to clear his had and physically get better. He also thanked WWE for picking up the tab for his rehab saying that...

Three returns at WWE show in Queretaro, Mexico

Rey Mysterio

WWE kicked off their Mexico tour yesterday with a show in Queretaro which saw three surprise returns to the company. Wade Barrett – who has been absent for over a month – returned to defeat Zack Ryder for the first surprise. Following two months out after dislocating his finger on RAW, Sin Cara also returned but was defeated by Alberto...