Category - WWE

An emotional Goldberg returns to accept Brock Lesnar’s challenge

Goldberg

Goldberg vs Brock Lesnar was made official last night on Monday Night Raw after Goldberg formally accepted Paul Heyman’s challenge and although not announced yet, the two will main event the Survivor Series next month in Toronto, Canada. Making his signature entrance, complete with the backstage walk and being cheered on by WWE Superstars and...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 10/17/2016

Raw

Tonight is a big Raw for one main reason – the return of Goldberg! The former WCW star comes back to WWE after over twelve years, last in the ring at WrestleMania XX in 2004. Will he accept a match against Brock Lesnar again? How will the fans react to him? Last week, we found out that this year’s Hell In A Cell pay-per-view on October 30th...

Best Buy now carrying WWE Network gift cards

WWE Network

WWE is expanding the availability of the WWE Network gift cards by adding another major retailer: Best Buy. The gift card sells for $29.97 and you will have three months worth of WWE Network access with it, allowing subscribers to join without needing to input any credit card details. The WWE Network gift card is available also at Walmart...

Paige proposes to Alberto Del Rio in the ring…he said si!

Paige

Things are “escalating” quickly between Paige and Alberto Del Rio as the former WWE Divas champion proposed to Del Rio in the middle of the ring during a live WWC event in Puerto Rico yesterday. Dressed in tight jeans and heels, Paige dropped on one knee and asked the former WWE champion to marry her. Del Rio said si before kissing his...

Full Alamodome stadium to be used for the Royal Rumble

Royal Rumble

It looks like the 2017 Royal Rumble will get the WrestleMania treatment with a full use of the stadium and one of those large sets. The seat map published by Ticketmaster for the Rumble at the Alamodome shows that no sections are being blocked and the stage will stretch almost across the whole field. There are 21 floor sections covering the...

Alberto Del Rio reveals Paige’s neck problems

Paige

In a tweet sent out yesterday, former WWE champion Alberto Del Rio posted a screenshot of a text message that reveals what’s wrong with Paige’s neck, seemingly from a doctor or someone who was in charge of giving her the results of her tests. Del Rio wrote that it’s interesting that they [WWE] say she’s not hurt, referring to the rumors...

Goldberg and Brock Lesnar to appear on Raw together on November 14

Goldberg

With Goldberg set to return on Monday and Lesnar to appear the following week, things will get more heated when the two are scheduled to appear together for the first time since 2004 on the November 14 episode of Monday Night Raw. This will be the go-home Raw prior to the Survivor Series and with the two rumored to be headlining the pay-per-view...

Roderick Strong signs with WWE, debuts in NXT

Roderick Strong

NXT just got stronger as Triple H yesterday publicly announced the signing of former ROH champion Roderick Strong to NXT. Triple H posted a photo of him shaking hands with a comment that reads, “When opportunity calls…answer the phone.” The 33-year-old 16-year veteran has been on the independent circuit for most of his career...

Total Bellas episode 2: Quickie Fix recap

Total Bellas

“Have you guys had any good sex lately?” And so began the second episode of Total Bellas. Nikki Bella asked this extremely personal question of her sister Brie and her husband Daniel Bryan, then, she toasted the couple saying, “To my chauffeurs, my bitches.” I don’t think that it is best for Nikki to call people who are...

Mickie James to wrestle Asuka at NXT Takeover: Toronto

Mickie James

Former WWE Divas champion Mickie James is returning to WWE – or actually, NXT – and will be facing Asuka for the NXT Women’s title at NXT Takeover: Toronto in November. The match was set up during last night’s NXT tapings and WWE even spoiled her return on an Instagram post. James was last seen on WWE television in 2010 after...

Total Bellas season 1 episode 2 rating

Total Bellas

Episode two of Total Bellas which was titled Quickie Fix did a total of 756,000 viewers, up 124,000 viewers from last week’s premiere episode. That has to be considered a very good number for both WWE and E! considering that the last time the sister show Total Divas pulled a similar number was for episode 6 of season 5 back in February. (Ratings...

Samoa Joe gets NXT title rematch at NXT Takeover: Toronto

Samoa Joe

Samoa Joe will get his NXT title rematch at the upcoming NXT Takeover: Toronto in November, three months after losing it at NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II. The match was announced by NXT General Manager William Regal after Shinsuke Nakamura made his return on NXT TV on last night’s episode. The current NXT champion was out for a few weeks thanks to...

Total Bellas episode preview for tonight: Quickie Fix

Total Bellas

Episode two of Total Bellas, titled Quickie Fix, airs tonight on E! starting at 8PM EST. The synopsis for this episode reads, “A rut in the bedroom causes Brie and Bryan to take out their frustrations on each other, while a bored Nikki comes up with an idea to help them out of their dry spell.” The premiere episode last week debuted with...

Brock Lesnar scheduled for October 24 Raw in Minneapolis

Brock Lesnar

Brock Lesnar will be returning on WWE television on October 24 on the Raw that will be live from his hometown – or previous one – in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Brock has not appeared on WWE television since the SummerSlam pay-per-view towards the end of August where he was in the much-debated main event against Randy Orton. That night...

WWE fires back, says Paige tested positive for illegal substance

Paige

WWE did not appreciate the comments of Paige’s parents who came out in full defense of their daughter, first saying that she is not receiving proper care for her injury and then saying that she did not fail a drug test. In rare public comments about Wellness Program suspensions, WWE fired back at Paige and her family with a statement published...

James Ellsworth gets WWE World Heavyweight title shot next week

James Ellsworth

Daniel Bryan, the Smackdown General Manager, announced on Talking Smack last night that following his non-title match win against AJ Styles, James Ellsworth will be getting a WWE World Heavyweight title shot next week on Smackdown! Ellsworth defeated AJ Styles on yesterday although his win came thanks to a lot of help from Dean Ambrose, who also...

Smackdown Live TV report for 10/11/2016

Smackdown

Introduction Segment: Video Promo, Welcoming, and Arena Promo A recap of No Mercy airs first, and then we are live in the arena. NEW Intercontinental Champion Dolph Ziggler is acknowledged and walks out. Dolph talks about both sides of his “win or go home” match at No Mercy; what would happen and what it would mean if he won or lost. The Miz...