Category - WWE

Brock Lesnar shows up after Raw and issues an open challenge

While Brock Lesnar was not on Raw last night, he did appear with Paul Heyman after the show went off the air much to the surprise of the Portland crowd. Heyman took the lead and after doing his usual introduction, helped by the crowd, said that Goldberg is not there anymore but Brock came here looking for a fight. Heyman then challenged anyone in...

Over 150 hours of Smackdown replays added to the WWE Network

WWE has added over 150 hours of Smackdown replays from the years 2008 and 2009 to the WWE Network. These additions mean that there are 17 years of Smackdown – out of 19 – all on the Network with the exception of the years 2010 and 2011. The 2008 and 2009 Smackdown episodes were mainly dominated by The Undertaker, Triple H, and Edge...

Goldberg to face Owens at Fastlane for the Universal title

The main event for the Raw-only pay-per-view Fastlane was set last night on Monday Night Raw, and the outcome of the match could alter another match at WrestleMania. WWE Universal champion Kevin Owens will be defending the title against Goldberg, who interrupted the segment between Owens and Jericho during the show. Goldberg wrote himself on the...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 02/06/2017

Howdy partners! @TheMagnumDA here. Man, I still have Texas on my mind. 🙂 Thank you for checking out the Raw Report this week. Before I get started, I wanted to thank Stephen Hutchings (@hutchingss81) for his support, as well as his Question of the Week on Twitter. Stephen asked me to clarify what I meant when I said “Seth is dead in the...

Dana Warrior signs WWE deal

Dana Warrior, the widow of the Ultimate Warrior, signed a multi-year deal with WWE as brand ambassador effective January 27. The news was revealed by Dana herself in a post on Facebook, adding a photo of herself signing the contract. “I could not be more excited about becoming an official part of the WWE family…although I always felt I was...

Watch the 30 for 30: This Was The XFL documentary

30 for 30: This Was The XFL is now archived on the WatchESPN app for viewers to watch on-demand. The 1 hour 20 minute documentary takes a look at the partnership between WWE and NBC on the short-lived XFL venture, which had its first kick off on February 3, 2001. It was produced by Charlie Ebersol, the son of Dick Ebersol, who was the NBC Sport...

Total Bellas now available on the WWE Network

The first season of Total Bellas is now available for binge-watching on the WWE Network starting today. This docu-series followed the odd-couple relationships of these WWE Superstars as Brie does her best to nurse, not only Nikki, but John and Daniel back to health, all while trying to retain their sanity. Brie and Daniel moved to John Cena’s...

30 for 30: This Was The XFL premieres tonight on ESPN

The 30 for 30 documentary titled This Was The XFL premieres tonight at 9PM EST on ESPN. This is a 77-minute documentary directed by Charlie Ebersol, chronicling the short-lived, ill-fated pro football league. The documentary tells the story in fascinating, candid, and often rollicking fashion featuring fellow television legends and close friends...

Seth Rollins out for a minimum of 8 weeks

Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer is reporting that the word going around is that Seth Rollins will be out of action for around eight weeks, making his earliest potential return around the end of March. With WrestleMania set for April 2, it’s cutting it dangerously close and Rollins might not even be cleared by that time. WWE now has to...

Smackdown rating for 01/31/2017

The fallout from the Royal Rumble gave Smackdown a big boost as well, with this week’s show delivering 2,817,000 viewers, up 261,000 viewers from last week. That is the best number so far for 2017. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Three new matches added to the 2017 Elimination Chamber

Three more matches were announced for the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view which takes places in just two weeks. The Smackdown Tag Team titles will be on the line as American Alpha will defend their straps in a tag team turmoil match involving five other tag teams. The challengers are The Ascension, Breezango, The Usos, Heath Slater and Rhyno, and...

Raw rating for 03/30/2017

The post-Royal Rumble Raw drew 3,616,000 viewers, up 324,000 viewers from last week’s episode. This was the best number of Raw since the April 4 post-WrestleMania 32 show, which drew 4.09 million viewers. Hour one started strong with 3,628,000 viewers, then increased slightly to 3,643,000 viewers, before dropping to 3,574,000 in the third and...

Seth Rollins re-injures knee that had torn ACL

WWE.COM is reporting that Seth Rollins has suffered an injury on the same leg that he previously tore his ACL in 2015. The injury is real and WWE tied it to the beatdown he was on the receiving end of on Raw thanks to Samoa Joe. WWE says that Rollins is set to be evaluated later this week to see the extent of his injury. Cameras captured Rollins...

Smackdown! Live TV report for 01/31/2017

Following The Royal Rumble, we have a couple of new paths. I won’t spoil for those who are hoping to be surprised by just reading this report if they haven’t found out already, but both paths leave some interesting questions; one of which I’m ok with, another that I’m not so happy about. Read on to find out! Tuesday Night Smackdown! Live...

Live WWE event results from 01/30 in Hidalgo, Texas

W-O reader Joshua Crabtree attended the live Smackdown non-televised event at the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas and sent in the following results: Heather Slater, Rhyno, and The Usos defeated Breezango and The Ascension; Kalisto defeated Curtis Hawkins; Dolph Ziggler defeated Apollo Crews; Nikki Bella and Naomi defeated Natalya and Carmella;...

Samoa Joe arrives on Raw and attacks Seth Rollins

Samoa Joe made his first appearance on the main roster last night on Monday Night Raw and attacked former WWE champion Seth Rollins, aligning himself with Triple H. Joe came out of nowhere when Seth Rollins was walking down the ring to battle Triple H and completely annihilated Rollins, throwing him viciously into the security wall multiple times...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 01/30/2017

Hey Readers! It’s @TheMagnumDA with another installment of the Raw Report. We have officially begun the Road to WrestleMania, starting with last night’s Royal Rumble. I was fortunate enough to be there, and I can honestly say that the entire show was crazy good. There have been some people complaining about John Cena and Randy Orton...