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GoFundMe campaign by Breeze and Owens reaches $30,000 goal

Tyler Breeze

The campaign set up by Kevin Owens and Tyler Breeze in benefit of the victims of the fire at Fort McMurray in Alberta, Canada has surpassed the $30,000 goal. “This is really amazing. In just 24 hours, we are almost at our original goal. Thank you all! Tyler and I are absolutely blown away by everyone’s generosity,” Owens...

Ryback merchandise moved for clearance on WWE Shop


If this is a sign of what is coming next remains to be seen but WWE Shop has moved all Ryback merchandise in the sale section, with all his t-shirts, apparel, and other accessories and toys marked down for clearance. Ryback only has 16 products on WWE Shop and in his statement last week he said that being booked the way he was had an effect on his...

John Cena guest hosting NBC’s TODAY show three times next week

John Cena

John Cena will be back on television next week however it won’t be for WWE, but for NBC’s TODAY show, once again co-hosting the program. Cena will be there tomorrow morning, May 9 as well on Tuesday, May 10 and Friday, May 13. The former WWE champion is a popular guest host for TODAY and has done the gig multiple times in the past. John Cena...

Smackdown rating for 05/05/2016


The May 6 episode of Smackdown did 2,346,000 viewers, up 237,000 viewers from last week’s show. It was the second most watched program on cable behind the NBA playoffs game on ESPN. Meanwhile, American Grit featuring John Cena as the host drew 1,766,000 viewers, with FOX beating only CW in prime time ratings. (Ratings credit:

Released WWE Superstars comment on their departure


Some of the released WWE Superstars addressed their situation on Twitter after WWE.COM announced the several departures. “Worry not my friends for the next chapter shall be even greater! It was a dream come true, thank you #WWE,” wrote Santino Marella. Wade Barrett chose a longer option for his goodbye message and said that after nearly 9...

Damien Sandow joins the future endeavors fired Superstars

Damien Sandow

Damien Sandow is the latest victim of WWE’s Black Friday and the eighth Superstar to get the pink slip today. Sandow started with the WWE in 2002 where he spent most of the time in developmental at Ohio Valley Wrestling. In 2006 he debuted on Smackdown as Idol Stevens but a year later was released. He returned to WWE in 2010, first at Florida...

Wade Barrett is the 7th Superstar released on WWE’s Black Friday

Wade Barrett

Wade Barrett is the seventh WWE Superstar released today, a release which was not a surprise and was expected after Barrett handed in his notice several weeks ago. The 35 year old British Superstar started with WWE in 2006 under the Ohio Valley Wrestling umbrella and then Florida Championship Wrestling. In 2010 he was part of the first season of...

Bobby Roode announced for UK NXT tour…then deleted

Bobby Roode

The WWE UK Twitter account sent a tweet earlier today announcing that Bobby Roode would be wrestling during the upcoming NXT tour in the country however the tweet was then deleted. “CONFIRMED: @RealBobbyRoode will be on the #NXTUK Tour this June!,” the tweet read, which also included a link to the website to purchase tickets...

Santino Marella and Cameron also released from WWE

Santino Marella

Following the release of Alex Riley, Hornswoggle, El Torito, and Zeb Colter, WWE also announced the departures of Santino Marella and Cameron. Santino Marella had a memorable debut on Monday Night Raw in Milan, Italy, defeating the Intercontinental champion Umaga to win the title thanks to the assistance of Bobby Lashley. His debut in 2007 came...

It’s Black Friday at WWE with several Superstars released


It’s Black Friday at WWE today as 4 WWE Superstars have been released so far and more could be on the way out by the day is over. Those announced that have received the pink slip are Hornswoggle, Alex Riley, El Torito and Zeb Colter. The 29 year old Hornswoggle, real name Dylan Postl, has been signed with WWE since 2006 and made his debut in May...

Bobby Heenan in hospital for the next few days

Bobby Heenan

WWE Hall of Famer Bobby “The Brain” Heenan is currently in hospital after falling at home. The news was originally reported by his long-time friend Mean Gene Okerlund on Twitter yesterday. Heenan’s wife Cynthia wrote that the legendary manager will stay in hospital for the next 72 hours due to low blood pressure and thanked all the fans for...

WWE’s Global Cruiserweight Series receives a new name

WWE logo

The upcoming WWE Global Cruiserweight Series tournament has received a new name and WWE is now marketing it as the Cruiserweight Classic. Qualifying matches are currently being held at a few independent promotions in the United States and in the United Kingdom with the winners advancing to the 32-man tournament which will be filmed at Full Sail...