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Nikki Bella undergoes successful neck surgery

Nikki Bella

Former WWE Divas champion Nikki Bella underwent successful surgery this morning to repair a broken neck and a herniated disk. Nikki was accompanied to the hospital by her boyfriend John Cena, sister Brie, brother JJ, her mother and John Laurinaitis, who is dating her mother. Earlier this week, she told E! News, “What makes mine a little bit...

Raw rating for 01/25/2016

Raw

The fallout from the Royal Rumble garnered a lot of interest with an average viewership of 4,098,000, up 600,000 viewers from last week’s show. Hour one did 4,140,000 viewers, then increased to 4,183,000 with The Rock’s second hour, and then it went slightly down to 3,972,000 in the third and final hour with the big Fastlane main event...

Jeff Hardy and The Wolves sign new TNA deals

Jeff Hardy

TNA announced that Jeff Hardy and The Wolves – Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards – have signed new deals with the company which will prevent all three from potentially jumping ship. In recent interviews Jeff Hardy has said that a return to the WWE is not impossible and that he would love to main event WrestleMania before he retires. TNA...

The Rock returns on Raw and is interrupted by The New Day

The Rock

The People’s Champion returned to Monday Night Raw last night and rocked the American Airlines Arena, first with a live one-shot segment where he interacted with The Miz, Rick Ross, Big Show, Lana, Rusev, and Pat Patterson before hitting the countdown to appear live in the ring. The home town crowd welcomed The Rock with “this is awesome”...

Nikki Bella to undergo neck surgery this Wednesday

Nikki Bella

Former WWE Diva Nikki Bella will be following the footsteps of her boyfriend John Cena, and walk right into neck surgery this coming Wednesday. “I have basically a broken neck, a pretty bad herniated disk,” Nikki told E! News. “What makes mine a little bit difficult than most people is that I have some disk behind my vertebrae so...

AJ Styles retains all trademarks in new WWE deal

AJ Styles

Pro Wrestling Sheet is reporting that WWE newcomer AJ Styles has kept full ownership of his name and other trademarks associated with him in his new multi-year deal with WWE. Usually WWE is keen to take over any trademarks to protect their intellectual property however the deal allows them to use all of his trademarks – including The...

New original WWE Network programming to launch starting tonight

WWE Network

Additional original programming is coming to the WWE Network with a new show starting tonight immediately following Monday Night Raw. The first episode of Ride Along kicks off at 11:06PM EST. The 30 minute broadcast will give you a glimpse of what goes down in the car when Superstars and Divas drive from town to town for events. Tonight’s...

TNA acknowledges AJ Styles’ WWE debut

TNA

Just a few days after posting an article on the TNA website about how AJ Styles actually signed a TNA deal in December and then backed out with the help of his lawyer, TNA made a 180 and acknowledged Styles’ debut in WWE on their Twitter. “Congrats to TNA Original @AJStylesOrg on his debut tonight. Wish him all the best,” said a tweet posted...

Rumors are over…AJ Styles debuts in WWE at the Rumble

AJ Styles

It finally happened! Former TNA and IWGP champion AJ Styles made his WWE debut last night during the Royal Rumble, coming in as entrant number three as was welcomed with a gigantic pop from the Orlando crowd. The broadcast team were full of praise for AJ, listing his accomplishments but obviously forgetting to mention his time in TNA. The crowd...

2016 Royal Rumble pay-per-view report

Royal Rumble

Here is the full report of the Royal Rumble, which took place at the Amway Arena in Orlando, Florida. In the Kickoff match, a fatal four way match featuring The Dudley Boyz, The Ascension, Jack Swagger and Mark Henry, and Damien Sandow and Darren Young wrestled for a chance to enter the Rumble. Mark Henry and Jack Swagger advanced after winning...

2016 Royal Rumble live on WWE Network and PPV tonight

Royal Rumble

Live tonight from the Amway Arena in Orlando, Florida, WWE presents its first pay-per-view of the year, the Royal Rumble, on the WWE Network. The full card is as follows: Darren Young and Damien Sandow vs The Dudley Boyz vs The Ascension vs Mark Henry and Jack Swagger in a fatal 4 way tag team match to qualify for the Rumble; Dean Ambrose vs Kevin...

Sunny talks about Vivid sex tape in Facebook post

Sunny

Addressing the release of her Vivid sex tape on her Facebook for the first time, WWE Hall of Famer Tammy “Sunny” Sytch said that she doesn’t “give a rats ass” about those who hate her, but thanked those fans who love her and for their support. “Before you pass judgement, and I know you will, just know something…. If you were...

Bullet Club curtain call at ROH show in Duluth, Georgia

Bullet Club

Ring of Honor fans yesterday said farewell to AJ Styles and two other Bullet Club members, Doc Gallows and Karl Anderson, in their final match for the promotion before heading to WWE. The ROH show in Duluth, Georgia, had a main event of The Bullet Club – Gallows, Anderson and the Young Bucks – taking on Jay Lethal, War Machine, and...

Jerry Lawler dropped from the Rumble broadcast team

Jerry Lawler

There will be a change in the commentary team for the Royal Rumble tonight as WWE Hall of Famer Jerry “The King” Lawler seems like he lost his spot at the PPV broadcast booth. Lawler confirmed on Twitter that the Raw broadcast team will be handling the Royal Rumble tonight, with the team of Michael Cole, Byron Saxton, and JBL on the mic. Jerry...

Smackdown rating for 01/21/2016

Smackdown

The final Smackdown before the Royal Rumble on USA Network had a total of 2,757,000 viewers, pretty much the same audience the first Smackdown on USA did three weeks ago. The number reflected an increase of 400,000 viewers from the previous week. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)