Category - WWE

WWE Network free for the month of July for new subscribers

WWE Network

Are you interested in getting the WWE Network but still have not taken the plunge yet? WWE is once again offering a free month for new subscribers, with July completely free including the Battleground pay-per-view and everything else that is on the Network. Out of the seven months of 2015 so far, WWE has made the Network free for five of those...

Tough Enough rating for episode 2

Tough Enough

The second episode of Tough Enough drew even less viewers than the first show, getting only 1,047,000 viewers, losing around 200,000 from last week’s premiere. Hoping to add some more eyeballs to Tough Enough, USA Network added a two hour edited replay of Monday Night Raw starting at 6PM to serve as the lead in however that experiment failed...

Raw rating for 06/29/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw had a bad week in terms of viewership as the show did an average of just 3,462,000 viewers, down over 200,000 viewers from last week. The show so far is the lowest rated of 2015 and the second lowest non-holiday show since 1997. Ouch! Hour one did 3,362,000 viewers, followed by 3,544,000 in the second hour, and then down to...

Tough Enough episode 2 report

Tough Enough

Hello, Good Morning, or Good Evening – Wherever you are or wherever you may be – and thanks for checking out Wrestling Online’s Tough Enough recap report. After a five year absence, WWE’s Tough Enough returned last week on the USA Network with an entirely new format and a cast of 13 hopefuls vying for a WWE contract.  Over the course of...

SMOSH teams with WWE Superstars for Every [Blank] Ever series

Paige

SMOSH has teamed up with WWE for Every [Wrestler] Ever, the newest episode of their “Every [Blank] Ever” series that satirizes pop culture. In this video, WWE Superstars Seth Rollins, Xavier Woods, Daniel Bryan, Dolph Ziggler, WWE Diva Paige, and Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan appear along others from SMOSH who try to imitate WWE Superstars...

Roman Reigns on Tough Enough tonight

Roman Reigns

Roman Reigns will be making a special appearance on tonight’s Tough Enough as the competition enters its second week with 12 hopefuls remaining. The first episode of the season did little to show viewers what it takes to be a wrestler with the second show hopefully tackling some in-ring training. Several WWE Superstars and Divas will appear...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 06/29/2015

RAW

With The Authority back in full-force, it appears as Brock Lesnar has to watch his back. WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins, Joey Mercury, and Director Of Operations Kane all laid a beat-down on the #1 Contender to the WWE World Heavyweight Champion last week on Raw; how will “The Beast Incarnate” and his advocate, Paul Heyman...

Finn Balor special to air on WWE Network on July 2

Finn Balor

On Thursday, July 2, WWE Network will air a Finn Balor special in anticipation for his NXT title match against Kevin Owens in Japan on July 4. Titled Finn Balor: The Demon Revealed, the synopsis for the show reads, “An in depth look inside the life, career and future of NXT Superstar Finn Balor.” It will start at 10:30PM EST and will run for...

Dolph Ziggler says he wants to retire in WWE

Dolph Ziggler

In an interview with the Boston Herald, Dolph Ziggler said that he wants to finish his career in WWE. Ziggler recently re-signed with the WWE penning a multi-year deal following months of speculation that he was going to leave the company as he was unhappy with the way things were going for him. ”I mean, it feels like I started here, I should...

Chris Jericho broadcasts Rock’s surprise live on Periscope

Chris Jericho

Chris Jericho was part of the Boston non-televised live WWE event yesterday and obviously knew what was going to happen with The Rock. The Tough Enough host started his Periscope and was broadcasting live the part where Bo Dallas was running down the audience, with the title of his live feed reading, “Gotta little surprise for u…” The...

USA Network adds 2 hour edited Raw as lead-in to Tough Enough

RAW

The USA Network website is listing a two hour version of Monday Night Raw airing on Tuesday at 6PM to serve as the lead in for the new episode of Tough Enough. Ratings for the first episode of the new season of Tough Enough were very disappointing, getting just over 1.2 million viewers and a 0.4 rating in the much sought-after 18-49...

Dolph Ziggler signs new WWE deal

Dolph Ziggler

PWInsider.com is reporting that Dolph Ziggler has signed a new multi-year deal with WWE, keeping him there for the next couple of years. Ziggler’s contract was up in a few months and there were rumors that he was not going to pen a new deal as he was unhappy with how things are evolving. Ziggler has been part of WWE since 2004, first starting at...

Family of Doink The Clown sues WWE for brain injuries

Doink

The Dallas Morning News has a story about the family of Matt Osborne – better known as Doink The Clown – suing WWE for the brain injuries he suffered over the years. The lawsuit alleges that Osborne suffered “traumatic brain injuries” that resulted in “depression and drug abuse, which ultimately resulted in his untimely...

WWE stocks end the week on another high

WWE HQ

WWE stocks ended the week at $17.49, closing Friday 0.23% down from the day before however stocks jumped 1.08% in after hours trading, closing at $17.68. Over the past five days, WWE stocks went up from the low $16s and continued the positive trend from last week as well where they were below $15. Today’s high was $17.73, just off the $17.91...

The New Day surprise 92 year old fan

The New Day

13abc Action News in Ohio has a story about 92 year old WWE fan Alice Boraby who had a ticket to see Smackdown this week but health problems prevented her from attending. Her efforts did not go unnoticed and her favorite tag team, The New Day, had a surprise for her! After going to the 13abc studios to promote the event, The New Day heard about...

Tyson Kidd undergoes successful neck surgery

Cesaro Tyson Kidd

Tyson Kidd underwent neck surgery yesterday after he suffered the injury when he was on the receiving end of Samoa Joe’s Muscle Buster finisher during a dark match prior to Raw a few weeks back. “Surgery was a success,” wrote Kidd on his Twitter account, adding a photo of his tag team partner Cesaro by his bedside. “This guy always reminds...