Archive - February 2017

Raw rating for 02/27/2017

The final Raw before Fastlane drew 3,092,000 viewers, down 123,000 viewers from last week’s broadcast. Hour one pulled in 3,127,000 viewers, then increased to 3,233,000 in the second hour, but dropped to 2,918,000 viewers for the final hour. Over 300,000 viewers changed channels between hour two and three. Raw was #2, #3, and #4 in the top 50...

Who owns the Broken Hardy gimmick?

Ryan Satin of ProWrestlingSheet.com is reporting that there seems to be a fight on who owns the Broken Matt Hardy gimmick, a gimmick which Matt has created during his time in TNA. TNA says that they own the intellectual property of the gimmick and Matt cannot use it anywhere outside TNA. Meanwhile, Hardy is claiming that while TNA certainly owns...

Jeff Jarrett addresses the recent three departures from TNA

Jeff Jarrett, who is back running things at TNA along with Anthem’s Ed Nordholm, made his first public comments on Twitter regarding the departure of three former TNA champions Drew Galloway, Matt Hardy, and Jeff Hardy. Jarrett said that it’s TNA’s corporate policy not to make any comments on talent contractual matters and wished “nothing...

Seth Rollins vows to be at WrestleMania 33

Despite claiming that the doctors will not clear him in time for WrestleMania, Seth Rollins has vowed to be at the show. During a segment on Raw last night, Triple H interrupted a sit-down interview Rollins was having with Corey Graves, and called him a washed-up and a has-been, saying that he used Rollins and then “spit him out.” Triple H...

Matt Hardy confirms TNA exit

Former TNA champion Matt Hardy confirmed that the Hardys are packing their bags and moving out of TNA after an amazing stint that saw the birth of one of the greatest characters in professional wrestling today, the Broken Matt Hardy gimmick. “My stint with @IMPACTWRESTLING was DELIGHTFUL. EXCEPTIONAL talent & locker room. A great...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 02/27/2017

Hey everybody! It’s @TheMagnumDA with another installment of the Raw Report. We are LIVE from Green Bay, Wisconsin.   We start with GOLDBERG, who comes out to a great reaction. I still love that they use his WCW theme music. Did you know…that used to be Pat Tanaka’s music in WCW? Who’s Pat Tanaka, you ask? Well...

The Hardys done with TNA

According to multiple sources including PWInsider.com and ProWrestlingSheet.com, Matt and Jeff Hardy are not going back to TNA, refusing to sign a new deal that was only presented to them just days before the contract was set to expire. John Pollock from The Fight Network, the company which shares the same parent company as TNA in Anthem...

Triple H to wrestle at 3 non-televised live events in March

Triple H will be making three appearances at non-televised live events in March, his first non-TV house shows in years. The former WWE champ will be in Buffalo on March 10, Toronto on March 11, and White Plains on March 26, and all three dates have another return in common, Finn Balor. HHH is supposed to be wrestling Seth Rollins at WrestleMania...

Beth Phoenix joins the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2017

Beth Phoenix was today announced as the latest inductee into the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2017. The exclusive for the news was given to USA Today. The 36-year-old New York native had a seven-year career in the WWE which started in 2004 as a developmental wrestler assigned to Ohio Valley Wrestling. Her main roster debut came in May 2006 on an...

Are Matt and Jeff Hardy on the way out of TNA as well?

Drew Galloway might not be the only person on his way out of TNA Wrestling as both Matt and Jeff Hardy have not signed a new deal with TNA just yet. In a post on Twitter, Matt Hardy acknowledged their status by writing, “It shall be an INTRIGUING week for the professional wrestling industry.” TNA returns to do television tapings this week...

Drew Galloway announces his departure from TNA

Former TNA champion Drew Galloway announced on Twitter that he has departed TNA after a two year stint. “Thank you @IMPACTWRESTLING for these past two years & everything we achieved together. I’ll miss everyone & I’ll see you down that long road,” Galloway wrote. Galloway made his TNA debut in January 2015, making a...

Buy one WWE t-shirt and get another for just $1!

WWE Shop has a t-shirt promotion where you can buy one and get another one for just $1. This promotion ends tonight at 11:59PM PST. T-shirts part of this promotion includes those of Samoa Joe, Seth Rollins, Brock Lesnar, Triple H, Naomi, Bayley, Chris Jericho, Enzo & Big Cass, Goldberg, Sasha Banks, Mick Foley, and many others. The shirts...

Oops! Tom Phillips’ dirty messages to Instagram user published

Smackdown commentator Tom Phillips might be in hot water after an Instagram user published his dirty messages for the whole world to read. Phillips sent this user who goes by the name of ‘missythetattooedgirl’ a selfie from his airplane seat and a message that reads, “I’m in my seat with a massive erection. And a 4 hours flight ahead...

Asuka to make her Madison Square Garden debut next month

NXT Women’s champion Asuka will be making her Madison Square Garden debut next month on March 12 with the Smackdown brand as part of an eight-woman tag match. Asuka will be teaming up with Nikki Bella, Becky Lynch, and Tamina to take on Alexa Bliss, Mickie James, Natalya, and Carmella. She’s taking the place of Naomi, who is currently...