Archive - 2013

Divas tag match set up for SummerSlam on Twitter

Natalya

A new match featuring the Divas has been set for SummerSlam after a few exchanges on Twitter between Natalya and the Bella Twins. “If @nicoleandbri are so tough, maybe they would like to tango with myself and @mariamenounos if Nikki is cleared. A #TotalDiva has spoken,” Nattie wrote yesterday. “Don’t worry @NatbyNature and...

30 Years of WM Mode roster announcement at SummerSlam Axxess

WWE 2K14

The 30 Years of WrestleMania Mode roster announcement for the WWE 2K14 video game will be happening at the SummerSlam Axxess event on Saturday, August 17, at 12:30PM PST. Twitch.TV will be airing the event live and for free with Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, and Damien Sandow hosting the show. Last year THQ announced the roster of WWE ’13 during...

2K Games announces 30 Years of WrestleMania Mode for WWE 2K14

WrestleMania

2K today announced that WWE 2K14 will include the 30 Years of WrestleMania Mode, a single-player campaign featuring iconic WrestleMania matches and an unparalleled roster spanning three decades of WWE history. “For nearly three decades, WWE has inspired millions worldwide through the historic, cultural and undeniable phenomenon that is...

Lex Luger to join UnPlugged live on August 13

Lex Luger

Former WCW champion Lex Luger will be appearing live on our affiliate audio show UnPlugged on Tuesday, August 13, at 9PM EST to discuss his new book titled Wrestling With The Devil. Luger will be joining hosts Jeff Jackson and Tony Mirabella at the start of the show to go over his wrestling career, writing the book, stories from the book, what is...

ESPN Women’s website takes a look at Trish Stratus

Trish Stratus

The ESPN Women website has a cool article about WWE Hall of Famer and soon-to-be mom Trish Stratus, tackling her transition from a professional wrestler to owning a yoga business. Trish revealed how she got into yoga after she was diagnosed with a disk damage in 2004 and couldn’t sit more than 30 minutes without pain. “People thought I...

Total Divas episode 3 preview: “Planet Funk is Funked Up”

Total Divas

The third episode of Total Divas tomorrow is titled ‘Planet Funk is Funked Up,’ and will be focusing more on one half of the Funkadactyls, Trinity, who is on the verge of breaking up with her real-life boyfriend Jon Uso. Also on the show tomorrow will be some tension between the Bella Twins as Brie is set to move to Phoenix while...

WWE reaches 20 million unique viewers in a single week

WWE

In a press release issued yesterday, WWE claimed that they reached a record 20 million unique viewers in a single week last week for their RAW, Smackdown, Main Event, Total Divas, and the WrestleMania 29 special on NBC. The numbers – provided by Nielsen who are in charge of the ratings – include any individual who tuned in any of the...

Ladder match announced for next week’s Hardcore Justice Impact

Jeff Hardy

Next week’s Impact Wrestling will have the Hardcore Justice theme, taking the former pay-per-view event and basically squashing it into a 2 hour Impact episode on Spike. On Impact last night, a new match was announced for the show featuring Jeff Hardy vs AJ Styles vs Austin Aries vs Kazarian in a ladder match part of the Bound For Glory...

Hulk Hogan says that bio pic is in the works

Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan says a lot of crazy stuff and the latest is that he told TMZ.COM cameras that a movie about his life is in the works. When the TMZ paparazzo was quizzing Hulk about steroids in baseball and if he encountered same problems when he was wrestling, Hogan said he can’t talk to him anymore since he’s obviously not a wrestling...

SummerSlam 2013 Axxess Superstars and Divas list released

SummerSlam

WWE is going all out for the SummerSlam Axxess, announcing the biggest Superstars and Divas for the general admission and VIP autograph sessions. The Saturday morning autograph general admission session will have The Miz, Jack Swagger, Zeb Colter, Antonio Cesaro, Curtis Axel, Paul Heyman, The Wyatt Family, Mick Foley, Damien Sandow, Jerry Lawler...

RAW rating for 08/08/2013

RAW

Monday Night RAW this week did a 2.96 rating and a total of 4,179,000 viewers, up 424,000 viewers from the previous week. The first hour did 3,973,000 viewers, followed by 4,381,000 in the second and 4,182,000 in the third. (Ratings compiled by Nielsen Media Research and put online by PWInsider.com)

Sheamus out for up to six months with shoulder injury

Sheamus

Former WWE champion Sheamus will be sitting out on the sidelines for up to six months as he will be required to undergo shoulder surgery. An MRI revealed that Sheamus has suffered a torn labrum in his left shoulder, an injury he suffered at the Money In The Bank ladder match last month. The injury occurred when he was thrown off the top rope and...

Monday Night Raw TV Report for 08/05/2013

RAW

Following a week away, I am back and caught up! We are just under two weeks until SummerSlam, and both Heavyweight Championship matches are now solidified! After a fantastic triple threat Match to determine the #1 Contender to Alberto Del Rio’s World Heavyweight Championship (read that fine Smackdown report on this website!), “Captain...

WWE Studios and Lionsgate announce See No Evil 2

WWE Studios

WWE Studios and Lionsgate today announced that WWE Superstar Kane will be starring in the See No Evil 2 movie which will start filming in fall of this year. Kane will reprise the role of Jacob Goodnight in the sequel with identical twins and directors of horror, the Soska Sisters, Jen and Sylvia, set to helm the film. Lionsgate will handle...

Kurt Angle enters rehab to tackle alcohol problem

Kurt Angle

Kurt Angle has entered rehab to tackle his alcohol addiction problem after getting arrested last week with a DWI, his fourth related alcohol/driving arrest in six years. “Today, Kurt Angle entered a rehab facility. As a cherished member of the TNA family, we support his decision and wish him strength through this difficult, important...

Ring of Fire match added to SummerSlam pay-per-view

Kane

Two new matches were announced for SummerSlam yesterday on Monday Night RAW, filling the card with a total of five matches so far. The first match revealed was Kane vs Bray Wyatt in a ring of fire, most likely to be an inferno match. There have only been four inferno matches in WWE history and Kane has been involved in all of them, losing three...

WrestleMania XXX travel packages to be announced on August 12

WrestleMania XXX

WWE has announced that it will start selling the WrestleMania XXX travel packages on Monday, August 12, starting at 3PM EST. There will be five different tiers to choose from with packages starting at $795 per person, although no information was given as to what the $795 package includes and if it’s for a single person or in a group of four...