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WWE promotes exec to newly created position of Executive Vice President, Content

WWE today announced that it has promoted Lisa Fox Lee to Executive Vice President, Content, reporting directly to WWE Chairman & CEO Vince McMahon. In this newly created position, Lee will be a key member of the company’s senior management

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Raw Reunion in Dallas tonight with Hall of Famers set to appear

Monday Night Raw tonight from Dallas, Texas, will have some old school feel to it as the show is being promoted as Raw Reunion. Scheduled to appear are Hulk Hogan, Scott Hall, Kevin Nash, Ric Flair, Shawn Michaels, Jimmy Hart,

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WWE Network officially goes live in the United Kingdom

The United Kingdom finally got the WWE Network, officially at least, starting today. Getting the same deal as the rest of the world, minus Canada, the Network in the UK is the over-the-top service with one difference: price. In the

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Hulk Hogan Appreciation Night set for MSG return in February

The February 27 non-televised live event from Madison Square Garden is now being billed as the Hulk Hogan Appreciation Night on the MSG website. Hulk Hogan will be returning to the world’s most famous arena for the first time in

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Tickets for the 2015 WWE Hall of Fame ceremony go fast

Tickets for the Hall of Fame ceremony which will feature the induction of former WWE champion Macho Man Randy Savage went on sale to the general public yesterday morning and sold pretty big. As of this writing around 500-600 tickets

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Total Divas episode preview for tonight: Twin Leaks

Tonight’s 13th episode of Total Divas season 3 is titled Twin Leaks and will air on E! at 9PM EST. The synopsis for tonight’s show reads, “Eva is confronted with a life-threatening medical issue, Paige gets a bit too close

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Alberto El Patron joins Lucha Underground

Lucha Underground has announced that it has signed AAA World Heavyweight champion and former WWE champion Alberto El Patron, the man formerly known as Alberto Del Rio. El Patron competed in his first set of television tapings for Lucha Underground

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WWE’s and Sky UK’s relationship: It’s complicated

For over 30 years, WWE has enjoyed a fantastic relationship with one of their longest business partners, Sky. Sky has been through WWE’s ups and downs and have always remained loyal. But their partnership is showing some signs of cracks

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Smackdown up in the ratings with Thursday move

Smackdown’s move to Thursday did well in the ratings, getting actually more viewers than last week’s show on Friday night. Fueled by the return to the ring of Daniel Bryan, Smackdown did 2,675,000 viewers, up 243,000 viewers from last week.

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Kevin Nash back on board for Raw Reunion show

Just hours after Kevin Nash wrote on his Twitter that he doesn’t see himself appearing on WWE television again after the company suspended his Legends contract pending the outcome of his battery assault case, WWE announced that Nash is back

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Impact Wrestling moves to its regular Friday night time slot tonight

TNA Impact starts its regular Friday time slot on Destination America tonight at 9PM EST after last week’s debut on Wednesday. Always regarded as the “death slot” in the television industry, the move to Friday night might not have been

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Gail Kim and Jeff Hardy re-sign with TNA

John Gaburick, TNA’s Executive Vice President of Creative & Talent Relations announced on his Twitter a couple of new deals TNA have signed with its talent. Those who have re-signed with the company include Kenny King, Manik, Jeff Hardy, and

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All charges against Heath Slater from WM 27 weekend incident dropped

The Fulton County Solicitor’s Office confirmed that assault charges against Heath Slater brought against him for an alleged incident at WrestleMania 27 weekend in Atlanta have been dropped. A hotel security guard, Corinne Oliver, who was on duty at the

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WWE to report Q4 2014 and year end results on February 12

WWE will hold their Q4 2014 and full year results conference call on Thursday, February 12, before the opening of the market with Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon and Chief Strategy and Financial Officer George Barrios hosting the call. Once

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Next NXT Takeover special to air on February 11

The next NXT live special on the WWE Network will be held on Wednesday, February 11, at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. With NXT moving to Wednesdays from Thursdays not to conflict with Smackdown, the specials will also

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Izod Center shutting down, SummerSlam 2015 forced to move

SummerSlam 2015 will now have to move locations as the New Jersey Sports & Entertainment board voted to close down the 34 year old Izod Center facility in East Rutherford at the end of January. New Jersey officials called the

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Main Event to remain off the WWE Network

WWE Main Event on the WWE Network will cease to broadcast at least till later this year reports PWInsider.com. The whole situation with Sky Sports has not been resolved yet as Sky is claiming exclusivity on the broadcast which will

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USA Network announces the return of WWE Tough Enough

USA Network President Chris McCumber today revealed during the TCA Press Tour that the network is bringing back the WWE reality TV series Tough Enough. “I am pleased to announce that USA is bringing back ‘Tough Enough,’ the action-packed competition

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WWE Immortals mobile video game out today

WWE today announced the launch of its new mobile video game, WWE Immortals, available for free for iOS and Android devices. It is developed by NetherRealm Studios in conjunction with Phosphor Game Studios and published by Warner Bros. The game

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Smackdown back on Thursday nights starting today

Just in case you have been living under a rock for the past few weeks or so, Smackdown is moving to Thursdays starting today, reclaiming its old time slot that the show held from its inception until 2005. There will

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