Category - WWE

John Cena and others possibly pulling double duty on May 31

John Cena

On the day WWE will be presenting the Elimination Chamber WWE Network special on May 31, the company will be running another show in Greenville, South Carolina, starting at 1PM. Advertised for that show are John Cena, Rusev, King Barrett, the Tag Team champions The New Day, Cesaro and Tyson Kidd, and others. Considering that Cena is advertised for...

Daniel Bryan vacates Intercontinental title due to injury

Daniel Bryan

Daniel Bryan appeared on Monday Night Raw yesterday and vacated the Intercontinental title due to his injuries. This is the second title that Bryan vacated in a span of a year after last year he won the WWE World Heavyweight title at WrestleMania and relinquished it in July. Bryan said that he underwent an MRI last week and doctors don’t...

Elimination Chamber coming back for Network special on May 31

Elimination Chamber

WWE announced that the Elimination Chamber will be returning as a special WWE Network broadcast, held on Sunday, May 31, in Corpus Christi, Texas, at the American Bank Center. This was supposed to be a regular non-televised live event headlined by Seth Rollins vs Ryback for the WWE World Heavyweight title but the decision was made to switch it to...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 05/11/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw TV Report for May 11th, 2015 – “Pondering Payback?” Introduction Segment: Backstage and Welcoming A limousine pulls up to the garage area and the mystery person is the returning COO, Triple H! The regular Raw video plays and “The Game” starts off the show. Michael Cole, John “Bradshaw” Layfield, and Booker T. greet...

Raw to go head to head with the Grammy Awards in 2016

RAW

Monday Night Raw will get a massive opponent next year although this time it will be just for one show. CBS today announced during its Upfronts presentation that the 58th Annual Grammy Awards will be moved from Sunday to Monday, airing on February 15, 2016. The most recent Grammy Awards, held on February 8 of this year, drew 27 million viewers so...

The Authority and Daniel Bryan back on Raw tonight

The Authority

PWInsider.com is reporting that Triple H, Stephanie McMahon, and Daniel Bryan are all scheduled to appear on tonight’s Monday Night Raw. Daniel Bryan’s return is somewhat of a surprise to many as he was pulled from all advertising until early July. It’s not known if he will be there to compete, resume his feud with Bad News Barrett over the...

Renee Young to co-host Tough Enough with Chris Jericho

Renee Young

Renee Young revealed on Twitter that she will be co-hosting Tough Enough with Chris Jericho. Her name was not in the press release issued yesterday however her Twitter handle was added to the bottom of the press release. “So stoked to be @IAmJericho’s cohost for #ToughEnough!! I’ll be the Paula Abdul to his Ryan Seacrest,” she...

Hideo Itami suffers shoulder injury and is out for a long time

Hideo Itami

NXT’s Hideo Itami will not be seeing any ring time for the next several months as the man formerly known as KENTA has injured his shoulder which according to various reports will put him on the sidelines for up to 8 long months. It’s not been a good month for the NXT brand as Sami Zayn was also injured on his Monday Night Raw debut...

WWE working on an Owen Hart Blu-Ray/DVD set

Owen Hart

The website WrestlingDVDNews.com is reporting that WWE is working on a DVD/Blu-Ray on the life and career of Owen Hart. Ever since Owen passed away at the Over The Edge pay-per-view in 1999, the relationship between WWE and Martha Hart, Owen’s widow, has been worse than rock bottom and Martha even sued WWE over the release of the Hart family DVD...

Rose, Woods, and Graves thank fans after ESPN airs WWE special

Adam Rose

The three individuals profiled on last night’s excellent ESPN’s presentation of E:60: WWE Behind The Curtain, thanked fans on Twitter for watching the show. Corey Graves, Xavier Woods, and Adam Rose were the three wrestlers featured on the show which was filmed last year. Graves now works for WWE as a commentator and also doing Network panels...

WWE seamstress Sandra Gray leaves company after two decades

WWE logo

WWE seamstress Sandra Gray announced on her Twitter that yesterday was her last day with WWE after two decades with the company. “Goodbye @WWE thanks for the memories,” Gray posted on her Twitter, adding a photo of her waving in front of a WWE truck with her suitcase. She then posted a photo of her backstage with the WWE Divas saying her last...

Raw rating for 05/04/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw did one of the lowest numbers since 2007 with the show averaging 3,573,000 viewers over the three hour period, down 200,000 viewers from last week’s show. Hour one did 3,422,000, followed by 3,709,000 in the second hour, and then down to 3,588,000 in the third and final hour. (Ratings credit: PWInsider.com)