Archive - 2013

WrestleMania 31 logo shows off new WWE logo

WrestleMania 31

The WrestleMania 31 logo which was unveiled today at the press conference revealed something different – a new WWE logo. This particular logo was seen before and was used in a video to promote the WWE Network and it looks like the company will be the ditching the “scratched” Attitude-era style logo for this one. The two W’s and the red...

A look at Levi’s Stadium, home of WrestleMania 31

WrestleMania

Opening next year, the Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California, has already two marquee events which it will be hosting – WrestleMania 31 in 2015 and the NFL’s SuperBowl the following year in 2016. With an estimated construction cost of $1.2 billion, the nearly 70,000 seater stadium – expendable to 75,000 – will be the new...

Seattle fans hijack final segment on RAW

Daniel Bryan

The crowd in Seattle, Washington, hijacked the final segment of RAW last night, forcing Triple H to make several stops during his promo while fans went crazy chanting for Daniel Bryan. Triple H was trying to sell the importance of this Sunday’s TLC match for the unified title but fans were more interested in chanting for Bryan, whose home state...

Alberto Del Rio suffers concussion during match vs Sin Cara

Alberto Del Rio

Alberto Del Rio suffered a concussion during his match against Sin Cara yesterday on RAW after was on the receiving end of a sunset flip power bomb from the top rope. Del Rio will be sitting out for the time being and an ImPACT test will be administered today to see how long he will be out of action. The former World Heavyweight champion...

Full list of winners of the 2013 Slammy Awards

Slammy Awards

WWE gave out the Slammy Awards last night on Monday Night RAW with several others announced on WWE.COM throughout the evening and night. The winners which were honored on RAW are: The Rock got the LOL Moment of the Year for The Rock concert on Vickie Guerrero; Shawn Michaels won the Double-Cross of the Year for screwing Daniel Bryan; Bella Twins...

Dallas, Texas, to host WrestleMania 32 in 2016

WrestleMania

While running a story about WrestleMania 31 coming to Santa Clara, the NBC affiliate in the Bay Area also revealed the location for WrestleMania 32 in 2016. “Dallas will host the following WrestleMania in 2016, a source confirmed,” said the report at NBCBayArea.com. Dallas was long rumored to be holding that particular WrestleMania, bringing...

AJ Styles out of TNA contract next week

AJ Styles

PWInsider.com is reporting that AJ Styles is leaving TNA Wrestling after his current contract, which was extended by two months, expires next week. Styles has already starting to accept indy bookings through his agent. Styles – who won the TNA title recently – has taped episodes for Impact which go in early January 2014 as TNA taped a...

2013 Slammy Awards live on Monday Night RAW tonight

Slammy Awards

Tonight on Monday Night RAW, WWE will be presenting the annual Slammy Awards during the three hour broadcast where fans will be voting for the winners through WWE.COM and the WWE app for Android and iOS. In total there will be eight categories present on live television with another batch of awards announced on WWE.COM. Current and former WWE...

WWE announces WM 31 in Santa Clara one day ahead of public event

WrestleMania

WWE has announced that WrestleMania 31 will be held in Santa Clara, California, one day ahead of the official announcement. This will be the first time that a WrestleMania will be held in Northern California. According to the San Jose Mercury News, Santa Clara and the SF 49ers NFL team beat out 14 other cities which put in a bid to host the event...

Live WWE event results from 12/07 in Vancouver, Canada.

WWE

Event: WWE Live Location: PNE Coliseum in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Date: December 07th, 2013 Match #1: Triple Threat for the Intercontinental Championship – R-Truth (Challenger) VS. Curtis Axel (Challenger) VS. Big E. Langston (Champion) Winner via Pin Fall and STILL Intercontinental Champion: Big E. Langston (using The Big Ending...

Dixie Carter talks about TNA sale rumor

Dixie Carter

The Tennessean has a story on TNA President Dixie Carter which was published today on their website at tennessean.com. One of the points touched in the interview was the rumor that TNA was going to be sold, a rumor which the Carter family immediately dismissed through an internal memo issued by Dixie Carter’s mother who heads up the...

Total Divas episode 13: Saying Goodbye preview

Total Divas

Tonight’s episode 13 of Total Divas is titled Saying Goodbye and is the pen-ultimate show of season one, with next week’s episode wrapping up the season. The show will have three main story lines going on including Trinity getting tired of Jon’s jealousy, Nikki and Brie have some issues after Brie refers to Nikki’s injury as a vacation...

WrestleMania 31 announcement expected Tuesday

WrestleMania

The Wrestling Observer is reporting that WWE will announce that WrestleMania 31 in 2015 will be held in the state of California this coming Tuesday during an event at the Santa Clara Convention Center. The show would be held at the Levi’s Stadium, a brand new and still under construction stadium which will be the home of the San Francisco 49ers...

“Hacksaw” Jim Duggan undergoes succesful shoulder surgery

Jim Duggan

WWE Hall of Famer “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan underwent shoulder surgery and the procedure was successful according to a tweet from Duggan himself. “All went good. More damage than they thought, but all fixed. Now recovery time,” Duggan wrote, attaching a link to his Facebook page where he has a picture of himself in a hospital bed and arm in...

Nominees of four Slammy Award categories revealed

Slammy Awards

Nominees for four of the categories for this year’s Slammy Awards have been revealed. Presenters and other nominees in the remaining categories will be announced later on. Superstar of the Year nominees are John Cena, Randy Orton, CM Punk, Daniel Bryan, Big Show, and Brock Lesnar. Diva of the Year nominees are AJ Lee, Bella Twins, The...

Stephanie McMahon cashes in $1.4 million in WWE stocks

Stephanie Mcmahon

WWE’s new Chief Brand Officer, Stephanie McMahon Levesque, sold another 96,162 shares of her WWE stock in a transaction dated yesterday, December 4, according to the latest SEC filing. McMahon sold 42,783 shares on Monday at $14.68 each, another 5,788 also on Monday at $15.32 each, 27,998 shares on Tuesday at $14.50 each and an additional 19,593...

More details announced for this year’s Tribute to the Troops

Tribute To The Troops

WWE’s Tribute to the Troops will be airing on Saturday, December 28, at 8PM EST on NBC this year, with no additional two-hour showing on USA Network as it was done before. This year, former American Idol contestant and four-time Grammy nominee Daughtry will be the musical guest, performing on the show along with comedian Jeff Dunham. Hosted by...