Archive - March 2014

Jim Ross taking his Ringside show to Toronto in May

Jim Ross

Jim Ross will be taking his Ringside show to Toronto, Canada, on Friday, May 9. Ross will be meeting fans and then talk about his career followed by a Q&A session at the Danforth Music Hall with tickets selling from $23.50 to $50. Tickets are available at Ticketmaster.ca. The WWE Hall of Famer will host his next Ringside shows on Thursday...

Fatal 4-way tag team title match at Mania moved to pre-show

Ryback

Just as expected, one of the announced matches for WrestleMania has been moved to the pre-show, and the unlucky guys will be the ones in the tag team match. The fatal 4-way for the Tag Team titles between The Usos, Los Matadores, Ryback and Curtis Axel, and The Real Americans has been bumped to the second hour of the pre-show which will air only...

Things to see and do at WrestleMania Axxess

WrestleMania XXX

Fans attending any of the WrestleMania Axxess sessions starting this coming weekend will have plenty of things to see as WWE announced all the attractions that will form part of this year’s Axxess. The main ring will be the main attraction as it will host Q&As with WWE crew and also the place where all the live action happens. The other...

Hulk Hogan appears on The Arsenio Hall Show

Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan appeared on The Arsenio Hall Show yesterday to talk about his return to the WWE, WWE Network, and of course WrestleMania. When asked by Hall if Hogan would wrestle again this time around in the WWE, Hogan repeated the often-used line in the wrestling business, “never say never,” and even at 60 years of age he feels like he can still...

Tickets for TNA Slammiversary 2014 on sale today

Slammiversary

Tickets for the TNA Slammiversary XII pay-per-view went on sale today at utatickets.com and the College Park Center box office. Ticket prices are $12, $35, $50, %60, and $125 for ringside. Most of the arena will be blocked off and only around a quarter of it is being used for the show. Out of 33 seating sections available only 11 have been made...

Steve Austin to attend the 2014 WWE Hall of Fame ceremony

Steve Austin

WWE Hall of Famer Stone Cold Steve Austin has said that he will be attending this year’s Hall of Fame ceremony however has not mentioned that he would be appearing at the WrestleMania pay-per-view itself the next day. Austin announced his intentions to attend the Hall of Fame during his latest podcast. This would be his first public appearance...

Rob Van Dam back in WWE at WrestleMania weekend

Rob Van Dam

Rob Van Dam is set to return to WWE during the WrestleMania weekend and will be part of the crew in New Orleans for the festivities. Officially he is expected to return on television on Monday Night RAW the night after WrestleMania, a show which usually contains some surprises for the rabid crowd. Van Dam last worked for WWE in October of last...

WWE’s deal with iON wrapping up on April 2?

Main Event

It seems that WWE’s deal with iON Television for the WWE Main Event show is coming to an end next week. Several readers sent in word that April 2 is the last day that iON has Main Event on its schedule and come April 9, the TV channel will be airing an episode of Burn Notice in the 8PM time slot instead. WWE has recently moved Main Event to air...

Original Sin Cara released from WWE

Sin Cara

WWE has announced the release of the original Sin Cara, Luis Ignacio Urive Alvirde. “WWE has come to terms on the release of Luis Ignacio Urive Alvirde effective on March 26, 2014. We wish Luis the best of luck in his future endeavors,” said a statement on WWE.COM. The man formerly known as Mistico in Mexico signed with the WWE in...

Forbes interviews WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon

Vince Mcmahon

Forbes.com has an in-depth profile on WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon, the WWE financials, and the WWE Network. Forbes staff went to the WWE Headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut to conduct this interview in McMahon’s office and tackles a variety of subjects. McMahon rarely grants such interviews but Forbes recently listing McMahon in their...

Cena “joins” The Shield after Smackdown goes off the air

John Cena

The Boston crowd yesterday at Smackdown was given a nice surprise at the end of the Smackdown tapings involving John Cena and The Shield. After cameras went off the air, John Cena came out to confront the Wyatt Family and wanted a match against Wyatt. Kane came out and said he’ll have the match against Wyatt, Harper, and Rowan in a 3-on-1...

Two more matches added to the WrestleMania XXX card

The Shield

WWE has added and changed two matches for the WrestleMania XXX pay-per-view event including a WWE tag team title match. The first is the Usos will be defending their titles against The Real Americans, Ryback and Curtis Axel, and Los Matadores in a fatal 4-way match. The second announced match is a six man tag match with The Shield taking on The...

Total Divas season 2 episode 2 rating

Total Divas

Episode 2 of season two of Total Divas which was titled ‘The Braniel Bus’ did 1,280,000 viewers which is up from last week’s 1.7 million season two opener. The last episode’s viewership was in line with season one’s finale which aired in mid-December.

Three songs chosen as official WrestleMania XXX themes

WrestleMania XXX

There are three main theme songs which have been selected as the official music for WrestleMania XXX this year. Kid Rock – a big favorite of WWE producers – is back with the song Celebrate from the album Rebel Soul. Eminem’s song Legacy from The Marshall Mathers LP 2 is the second song while In Time by Mark Collie from The Punisher:...