Category - WWE

James Ellsworth signs WWE deal

Last night at the Big Time Wrestling event in Altoona, Pennsylvania, James Ellsworth announced that he signed a WWE deal. The now WWE Superstar got emotional while giving everyone the news in the middle of the ring and shed a tear as well. “From the kid that’s been wanting to do this since he was five years old, you all made my dream come...

NXT Takeover: Toronto live on WWE Network tonight

Live tonight from the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Canada, WWE presents NXT Takeover: Toronto only on the WWE Network. The full card is as follows: Shinsuke Nakamura vs Samoa Joe for the NXT title; Asuka vs Mickie James for the NXT Women’s title; The Revival vs Johnny Gargano and Tommaso Ciampa in a 2 out of 3 falls for the NXT Tag Team titles;...

ECW special to air on WWE Network following Raw

Before the 900th episode of Smackdown, Paul Heyman, Tommy Dreamer, The Dudley Boyz, and Taz filmed an ECW special for the WWE Network. Titled the Authentic Untold Story of ECW and hosted by Corey Graves, the show promises to “go beyond extreme” with “a unique look at ECW” as recounted by the men who lived it. Notably absent from the line...

Goldberg: “My body feels horrible”

Former WCW champion Goldberg told NBC Sports that his body is feeling “horrible” just days before the Survivor Series and that he’s terrified about his match against Brock Lesnar. Goldberg revealed that he tweaked his shoulder on Raw but that alone is not going to stop him from “kicking ass and taking names” this coming Sunday at the...

WrestleMania 33 tickets on sale to general public starting today

Starting today at 10AM EST, WrestleMania 33 tickets will be on sale for the general public after two days of pre-sale. Ticket prices ranging from $35 to $1,000 are available as well as a limited number of $2,000 seats which will also include the commemorative chair and VIP entrance. These prices do not include service charges and other associated...

Total Divas S6 E1 episode recap: Total Superstars

The Total Divas season premiere began right where the Total Bellas season finale left off. That show ended with the Bellas and all their friends getting ready for the biggest show of the year, WrestleMania 32. Not only was WrestleMania 32 the most well attended Wrestlemania in history, but it was also the scene of Brie Bella’s final...

James Ellsworth halts independent bookings

The Internet wrestling community’s latest darling, James Ellsworth, seems like he’s on the verge of signing a full-time deal with WWE as he has halted future independent bookings. The 31-year-old wrestled his first WWE singles match in July during an episode of Monday Night Raw, getting squashed by Braun Strowman. Two months later, Ellsworth...

WWE lands television deal with SKY Deutschland

WWE and SKY Deutschland today announced a new multi-year agreement to distribute WWE’s premier pay-per-view events starting this Monday with Survivor Series and televise WWE’s flagship programs Raw and Smackdown live on SKY Sports beginning April 2017. “We are very happy about WWE coming back to Sky Deutschland,” said Dr. Malte...

Total Divas season 6 episode 1 rating

The season six premiere of Total Divas, with an episode titled Total Superstars, did a total of 724,000 viewers, down sharply from the season five premiere which did 1,115,000 viewers. It did however 100,000 more viewers than the last episode of season five back in April. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Houston to host the 30th annual Survivor Series in 2017

Houston, Texas will play host to the Survivor Series next year as well as NXT Takeover, Raw, and Smackdown which will all take place at the Toyota Center. Next year will be the 30th annual of the Survivor Series and tickets will go on sale Friday, December 9 at 11AM EST and available through houstontoyotacenter.com. In addition, Survivor Series...

Finn Balor to appear at the Wizard World Comic Con New Orleans

Former WWE Universal champion Finn Balor will be appearing at the 2017 Wizard World Comic Con New Orleans. Balor’s appearance will take place on Sunday, January 8 and he will be greeting fans, pose for photo ops, sign autographs and participate in a Q&A panel. Tickets for Balor’s portion of the Comic Con are priced at $189.99 each and are...

Smackdown rating for 11/15/2016

The 900th episode of Smackdown with appearances from The Undertaker and Edge drew 2,725,000 viewers, up 800,000 viewers following last week’s show which went head-to-head with the election results. The number represents the best audience since the July 26 episode of the show and nearly matched this week’s Raw which did 2,877,000 viewers...

The Undertaker returns, issues warning to Team Smackdown

The Undertaker made his return last night on the 900th episode of Smackdown and according to him, he’s here to stay. After interrupting The Cutting Edge segment with a warning to Team Smackdown, Taker said that WrestleMania will no longer define who he is and he’s back taking souls and digging holes, calling Smackdown his home. Taker warned...

Total Bellas renewed by E! for season two

E! announced today the season two pick-up of Total Bellas, increasing the episode order from six to eight for the season that will premiere in 2017. While in season one that just ended, Brie and Daniel moved to Tampa to help Nikki and John during their rehab, this time around, Nikki and John will be moving to Phoenix to help Brie Bella and Daniel...

Total Divas season six kicks off tonight with new cast on E!

Season six of Total Divas kicks off tonight on E! at 8PM EST with a new cast as WWE and E! tries to find a way to spice up the show. Joining Brie Bella, Nikki Bella, Eva Marie, Nattie, Paige, and Trinity are Maryse, Renee Young, and Lana. The three new additions will bring with them appearances by The Miz, Dean Ambrose, and Rusev, who are the...

WrestleMania 33 pre-sale starts this morning

Fans attending next year’s WrestleMania will get a chance to purchase tickets for the biggest event of the year starting this morning at 10AM EST on Ticketmaster.com. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday at 10AM EST. The cheapest ticket will be priced $35, then $50, $75, $150, $175, $200, $250, $350, $450, $1,000, and $2,000. All...