Category - WWE

SummerSlam 2017 tickets sold out

Tickets for SummerSlam, which went on sale to the general public yesterday morning, are all gone and Ticketmaster lists the show as sold out. SummerSlam is returning to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York for the third year in a row after WWE moved the show from the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. The most expensive tickets for...

WWE fan passes away during live event in Portland, Maine

A WWE fan who attended the Raw non-televised live event in Portland, Maine yesterday night passed away during the show. Twitter user @ChunkTV was sitting next to the person who died, saying that after he walked past him in the stands just like everybody else, he “then fell asleep never to be woken up.” The deceased was taking care of a...

New episodes of popular WWE Network shows during WrestleMania week

There are a few new WWE Network shows premiering this week in the lead-up to WrestleMania 33. Tomorrow, immediately following Monday Night Raw, a new episode of WWE 24 will air, titled WrestleMania Monday. This will take a look at the chaotic Raw the day after last year’s WrestleMania. On Tuesday, new episodes of 205 Live and Talking Smack will...

Mauro Ranallo breaks Twitter silence to thank fans

After 10 days of total silence on Twitter and two missed Smackdown broadcasts, Mauro Ranallo broke that silence today to say thank you to his fans. “I’m deeply touched by your tweets of support. My doctor wants me to stay off social media for now but I wanted to say thank you,” Ranallo wrote. There’s a rumor that the lead Smackdown...

Save 30% on WrestleMania 33 merchandise today only!

Do you want to buy WrestleMania 33 merchandise? Don’t wait till you get to Orlando as you can save 30% on all the merchandise on WWE Shop by using the code SAVE30 today. The deal ends tonight at 11:59PM PT. The 30% off is good for WrestleMania 33 t-shirts, sweatshirts, hats, as well as everything else on the site excluding championship replica...

Aleister Black to make TV debut at NXT Takeover: Orlando

Aleister Black, the man formerly known as Tommy End, will be making his NXT television debut at NXT Takeover: Orlando next weekend. The 31 year old Dutch star signed with WWE in June of last year and moved to Orlando four months later to start at the WWE Performance Center. He has been appearing at several non-televised live NXT events however has...

SummerSlam 2017 pre-sale now on

The pre-sale for SummerSlam is currently ongoing at Ticketmaster.com and will run till tomorrow, March 24 at 10PM ET. Those who wish to purchase a ticket now can use the codes DOTCOM and WWEAPP to unlock tickets or else wait for the general public sale which starts on Saturday, March 25 at Noon ET. Ticket prices are $50.50, $75.50, $95.50...

Puma, Foot Locker and WWE team up for special sneakers release

The website SoleCollector.com, which focuses solely on sneakers news and releases, is reporting that sports brand Puma is teaming up with Foot Locker and WWE for a special WrestleMania collaboration. Starting on April 1, Puma will sell a collectible sneaker, titled Puma Clyde, exclusively in Orlando for $499. The shoes come with Undertaker imagery...

Smackdown rating for 03/21/2017

Smackdown drew 2,647,000 viewers this week, an increase of just 19,000 viewers over last week’s show. Smackdown was #1 in the top 50 cable chart in the 18-49 demographic. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

WWE Intercontinental title match set for WrestleMania 33

The Intercontinental title will be on the line at WrestleMania after Dean Ambrose accepted Baron Corbin’s challenge to put the title up for grabs in 11 days. For the past two years, the IC title has been defended in a ladder match, a match which is absent from the show this year. At WrestleMania XXX, the title was not defended on the show and at...

Nattie Neidhart to induct Beth Phoenix into the WWE Hall of Fame

Nattie Neidhart has been selected to induct Beth Phoenix into the WWE Hall of Fame next week. Neidhart teamed up with Phoenix in 2011 and the two formed the Divas of Doom alliance. They are big friends in real life, and Phoenix noted it on Twitter. “When it comes to friends, she is the best there is, the best there was, and the best there ever...

Matt and Jeff Hardy reportedly offered WWE deals

Ryan Satin of ProWrestlingSheet.com is reporting that WWE has officially offered Matt and Jeff Hardy new deals and “all signs point to an inevitable return.” A return to the WWE would be a big deal for the company, especially if they are allowed to use the Broken gimmicks. Both Hardys are currently locked in a legal battle with Impact...

Mauro Ranallo misses second Smackdown broadcast in a row

For the second week in a row, lead Smackdown commentator Mauro Ranallo was absent from the commentary desk, leading to speculation that he will soon be gone from the company. Last week it was said that Ranallo missed the show due to the storm that prevented him from flying to Smackdown, however Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer said that it...