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NXT moving to Wednesday nights following Smackdown’s move

WWE’s Chief Revenue and Marketing Officer, Michelle Wilson, told Variety that with Smackdown’s move to Thursdays come January 2015, WWE is shifting NXT to a different day so it does not conflict with the show. NXT, which airs on Thursdays,

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Matt Striker joins UnPlugged to talk Lucha Underground

Former WWE announcer Matt Striker who is now the play-by-play commentator for Lucha Underground with Vampiro joined Jeff Jackson and Tony Mirabella live on SNS UnPlugged this past Tuesday. Striker joined the boys at the beginning of the show to

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ECW live special on the WWE Network this coming Monday

Next week beginning on Monday, WWE Network will present ECW Week, starting with a live special titled ECW Exposed. ECW Exposed will be hosted by Paul Heyman and Joey Styles and will air live immediately following Monday Night Raw on

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Spike to preempt Impact on Thanksgiving eve

There will be no Impact Wrestling on Thanksgiving Eve as Spike TV will be preempting the show for a movie. Spike has agreed to air Impact till the end of the year as negotiations between the two are ongoing although

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Live WWE event results from 11/05 in London, England

Our friend Ian Hamilton attended the live WWE event in London at The SSE Arena, Wembley, last night and sent in the following results. Merchandise available was really limited. Roman Reigns shirt was available, plus Seth Rollins, Paige, Sheamus and

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Smackdown moving back to Thursday nights beginning January 15

WWE and SyFy today announced that Smackdown will be moving to Thursday nights beginning January 15 at 8PM EST. The move ends months of speculation of what was going to happen with Smackdown. First, WWE production trucks changed their decals

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Raw rating for 11/03/2014

Monday Night Raw this week drew a total of 4,040,000, considerably up from last week’s 3,745,000 number. Hour one did 4,043,000, then it went up to 4,203,000 in the second hour, but then the show lost over 300,000 viewers in

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WWE kicks off second European tour of the year today

The second WWE European tour of the year kicks off today and the WWE crew will be traveling to 9 different countries performing a total of 20 shows in the span of 10 days. The tour starts in London at

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Vince McMahon apologizes to UK fans over WWE Network

WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon recorded a 40 second video message to apologize to the UK fans over the second failed attempt to launch the WWE Network in the region. McMahon said that UK fans are very important to

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Sky says it had nothing to do with failed WWE Network launch in UK

UPDATE: Sky has issued a correction saying the new deal with WWE commences in January 2015 and not as previously reported. The failed launch of the WWE Network in the United Kingdom is still the big talk of the week

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John Cena misses Raw, Mysterio backstage for talks

John Cena was not at Raw last night and before the show started it was announced that the company would be offering refunds to those who wanted due to Cena not being there. This is a common practice in WWE

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WWE invites paralyzed U.S. Army veteran as special guest for tonight’s Smackdown

SoldierSocks, a non-profit foundation focused on helping veterans, announced today that their ambassador, Dan Rose, a veteran living with paralysis, will be a special guest at WWE’s SmackDown tonight in Albany, New York. Dan Rose was in the Army Reserves

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GFW brings NJPW’s Wrestle Kingdom 9 to PPV in North America

Global Force Wrestling today announced that the first event under its banner will be in conjunction with New Japan Pro Wrestling and its January 4 show from the Tokyo Dome. “GFW Presents New Japan Pro Wrestling’s Wrestle Kingdom 9” will

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Randy Orton written off WWE television due to filming of The Condemned 2

Randy Orton was written off television for the next month or so last night on Raw to explain his absence while he’s out filming The Condemned 2 for Lionsgate and WWE Studios. Orton was on the receiving end of two

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Rusev wins the U.S. title after Raw goes off the air

There’s a new United States champion in town and his name is Rusev! The still undefeated Bulgarian who now calls Russia “his home” defeated Sheamus last night after Monday Night Raw went off the air, a match which aired on

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WWE aborts Network launch in UK again with 20 minutes to go

With 20 minutes to launch, WWE canceled the arrival of the WWE Network in the United Kingdom. “The launch of WWE Network in the U.K. has been delayed until further notice,” read a message on Twitter and on the WWE.COM

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Bo Dallas injured

WWE.COM is reporting today that Bo Dallas has suffered an injury to his left foot and will be out of action for a while. It’s not known how Dallas suffered his injury and if it even was wrestling related but

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WrestleMania 31 tickets on sale on November 15

WWE has announced that tickets for WrestleMania 31 will go on sale to the general public on Saturday, November 15, starting at 9AM PT / Noon EST. The highest priced ticket will be $2,000 for the first few rows ringside.

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WWE Network goes live in the UK in a few hours

The United Kingdom will finally get 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 will be the over-the-top service with the month of

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Furious 7 trailer with Dwayne Johnson released

Universal Pictures released the new full trailer for Furious 7, the new title for the seventh installment in the Fast & Furious franchise. Furious 7 features Dwayne Johnson reprising his role as DS Agent Luke Hobbs and it’s the final

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