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RAW rating for 06/23/2014

RAW

Monday Night RAW drew 4,031,000 viewers this week, down almost 100,000 viewers from last week’s show. Hour one had 3,723,000 viewers, followed by 4,041,000 in hour two, and then 4,330,000 in the third and final hour. The trend of the show increasing viewers each hour continued this week as well. (Ratings credit: PWInsider.com)

WWE Network now available on Amazon Fire TV

WWE Network

Those who have purchased Amazon’s Fire TV can now enjoy the WWE Network on the device as well as WWE has made it’s 24/7 service available for Amazon customers. With the Fire TV, WWE Network is now accessible through Kindle Fire tablets, iPhone, iPad, Android phones and tablets, Roku, Playstation 3 and 4 as well as Xbox One and Xbox 360. You...

Banzai! Bound For Glory 2014 to be held in Tokyo, Japan

Bound For Glory

In a press conference held at the Manhattan Center in New York, TNA President Dixie Carter, along with legendary Japanese wrestler The Great Muta, announced that the company’s biggest pay-per-view of the year, Bound For Glory, will be taking place in Tokyo, Japan. This is probably one of the boldest, and most important, moves in TNA history as...

Vickie Guerrero writes heartfelt letter to WWE fans

Vickie Guerrero

Vickie Guerrero wrote a long heartfelt letter saying goodbye to WWE fans and her co-workers, a letter which was published in full by WWE.COM. In the letter, Vickie revealed that her new career will be in medical administration, leaving behind 9 years of amazing memories with WWE. Her journey in the WWE was not easy and a lot of people helped her...

Josh Mathews released from WWE

WWE

WWE has released longtime announcer Josh Mathews today according to several sources, a hardworking individual who has served as backstage interviewer, announcer, commentator, and presenter/host. The 33 year old was hired by WWE in 2002 after he came runner-up to the winners of the first ever Tough Enough competition. While he only wrestled a...

Total Divas season one hits WWE Network starting tomorrow

Total Divas

The first season of Total Divas will be airing on the WWE Network starting tomorrow at 8PM EST, taking the time slot of Legends’ House. Season one of Total Divas featured Brie and Nikki Bella, Trinity and Ariane, Natalya, Eva Marie, and JoJo, along with recurring appearances from Daniel Bryan, John Cena, Jimmy Uso, and Tyson Kidd. There are a...

Bad News Barrett suffers shoulder injury at Smackdown tapings

Wade Barrett

Bad News Barrett might have just gotten some bad news himself as the current Intercontinental champion suffered an injury to his right shoulder during the Smackdown tapings yesterday. The injury occurred when Jack Swagger threw Barrett into the barricade and according to WWE physician Dr. Chris Amann, Barrett told him that he felt a pop and...

Santino Marella to appear at anti-bullying event in NYC on July 2

Santino Marella

WWE Superstar Santino Marella will be at Dylan’s Candy Bar in New York City on July 2 for an open-to-public event that will benefit Champions Against Bullying. The event, in association with Bazooka Candy Brands, will see Marella join Juicy Drop’s official luchador, Señor Sour, for a “Dare to Test Your Limits” party featuring a “Wheel...

WWE Divas say goodbye to Vickie Guerrero backstage

Vickie Guerrero

After making her way through the curtain backstage following the mud pit segment with Stephanie McMahon, Alicia Fox, Rosa Mendes, and Layla, Vickie Guerrero was welcomed by the Divas and other WWE personnel to say goodbye. Eva Marie, Nikki Bella, Cameron, Natalya, Paige, Layla, and Alicia Fox are seen in this short 40 second video kissing and...

HHH and Stephanie McMahon create the Connor’s Cure fund

Triple H

Stephanie McMahon and Triple H have created a fund called Connor’s Cure, dedicated to the late WWE super-fan Connor Michalek, with donations going for pediatric brain and spinal cancer research and medical care for children and their families. Connor touched the hearts of Thinks the computer bodybuilding puchase cialis online in canada lotion...

TNA bringing back six sided ring effective immediately

TNA

TNA has announced that effective immediately and starting with the Impact tapings in New York City, the company will go back to using the six sided ring instead of the traditional four sided ring. TNA asked fans to vote in a survey last week to see if they want to bring back this hexagon ring  and while they said that the six sided ring won the...

Second MITB ladder match participants revealed

Dolph Ziggler

The participants for the second Money In the Bank ladder match for the briefcase and the chance to cash in on a WWE title shot anytime during the year were confirmed by Triple H on RAW last night. Kofi Kingston, Jack Swagger, Dolph Ziggler, Rob Van Dam, Bad News Barrett, and Dean Ambrose join the already announced Seth Rollins for the match which...

Kane added to the MITB ladder match for WWE title

Kane

Kane was added to the Money In The Bank ladder match for the WWE World Heavyweight title last night on RAW, with the match now involving a total of eight competitors. Kane was supposed to wrestle Daniel Bryan for the title in a stretcher match on the show but things changed when Bryan was deemed unable to wrestle due to the neck surgery. Joining...

Vickie Guerrero wraps up her WWE duties

Vickie Guerrero

Vickie Guerrero’s time in WWE is up and the former RAW and Smackdown General Manager will no longer be appearing on WWE television after working her last date last night on RAW. Stephanie McMahon was going to fire Guerrero but then gave her a lifeline – win the match against her and she stays. If she loses, she’s gone. McMahon had...

Former TNA stars to appear at NYC Impact tapings

Matt Hardy

TNA is loading up for their New York City tapings this week bringing in former several stars to spice up the shows. Apart from the already announced Matt Hardy, Tommy Dreamer and Rhino have also been announced for the Manhattan Center shows. The Great Muta will be appearing on the live broadcast on Thursday as well while Homicide, Low Ki, and...

Jeff Jarrett’s GFW signs agreement with NJPW

Global Force Wrestling

NASHVILLE – Global Force Wrestling has reached a partnership agreement with New Japan Pro Wrestling, the top wrestling promotion in the Eastern Hemisphere. The companies will exchange talent for events in both the United States and Japan. NJPW originated in 1972 under the auspices of Japanese wrestling legend Antonio Inoki. It’s a globally...

WWE survey shows Lesnar to receive title shot at SummerSlam

Brock Lesnar (WWE)

It looks like WWE has already made up its mind on who will be main eventing SummerSlam this year and that person is Brock Lesnar. The company issued a survey to certain members of their mailing list asking fans to vote on who would they like to see Brock Lesnar challenge for the WWE World Heavyweight title at SummerSlam. The survey has all seven...

WWE logo change coming in August

WWE

WWE will be transitioning to the new logo come August with all WWE-related graphics – including TV, print, online, and everything in between – changed to the logo which is currently used for the WWE Network. The new WWE logo has already been placed on the WrestleMania 31 logo and the new WWE corporate jet sports that logo on the tail...

Impact with PPV-fall out delivers best number since April

Impact

TNA Impact had the best number in a while this week with a jump of over 300,000 additional viewers from the previous week for the fallout from Slammiversary. Slammiversary was considered to be a pretty good pay-per-view and Impact that followed was equally good. The show pulled in 1.3 million viewers. It was the best number for Impact since the...