Category - WWE

Monday Night Raw TV report for 12/26/2016

Hey! @TheMagnumDA here. It’s time for the last Raw Report of 2016, LIVE from Chicago. (cue CM Punk chants) Stephanie McMahon comes out to open the show. Hey, I was right! CM Punk chants. She delivers a pretty good burn, though… “If you guys keep going for another 2 minutes and 15 seconds, you’ll last longer than he...

Three WWE titles matches on the final Smackdown of 2016

There will be three title matches on Smackdown tonight, the last Smackdown for the year 2016. The WWE championship will be on the line as AJ Styles will defend against Dolph Ziggler and Baron Corbin in a triple threat match. The Smackdown Women’s title is also up for grabs with champion Alexa Bliss defending against number one contender Becky...

Stephanie McMahon fires back at Chicago crowd for CM Punk chant

With Raw in Chicago, it was inevitable that the fans inside the Allstate Arena would chant for CM Punk. And that didn’t take long to happen as in the opening segment as soon as Stephanie McMahon welcomed everyone to Monday Night Raw, the fans started the usual CM Punk chant.   This time, however, Stephanie was ready to respond and...

Triple H hints at NXT getting draft picks as well

Raw and Smackdown will have their own change in rosters as Superstars move from red to blue and vice versa in upcoming storylines and drafts, but Triple H hinted at another brand that might get in the mix – NXT. Speaking to ESPN.COM, the man behind NXT said that you can’t really consider NXT as a developmental because they did 200 shows...

Last Raw of 2016 live from Chicago tonight

WWE touring resumes today with the final Raw of 2016 as the push for the Royal Rumble continues. No matches have been announced yet for tonight’s broadcast from Chicago. The WWE.COM preview suggests that the storylines involving Braun Strowman, Bayley/Charlotte, Jericho’s fear of heights, Neville’s heel turn, and Enzo’s recovery from last...

WWE at Madison Square Garden tonight with the return of John Cena

WWE returns to Madison Square Garden today for a non-televised live event headlined by the return of John Cena. Cena has been out since October as he was filming the American Grit television series for FOX and will be making his TV return tomorrow on the Smackdown Live broadcast. The main event is a No Mercy rematch with AJ Styles defending the...

Sky Sports to air a day full of WWE specials on December 27

On December 27, Sky Sports in the United Kingdom will have a full day filled with WWE specials airing on Sky Sports Mix beginning at 8AM and ending at Midnight. Kicking off the day will be The Destruction of The Shield, followed by Sting: Into the Light at 9AM. At 10AM the Warrior special Ultimate Warrior: Always Believe will air. The Jerry Lawler...

WWE asks fans on who should main event WrestleMania 33

The WWE.COM website is asking fans to take a poll on who should main event WrestleMania 33 which takes place in just 99 days. 14 Superstars are listed – Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, The Undertaker, John Cena, Kevin Owens, Dean Ambrose, Brock Lesnar, Goldberg, AJ Styles, Bray Wyatt, Finn Balor, The Miz, Charlotte Flair, and Sasha Banks. WWE...

WWE live event schedule for the holidays

WWE Superstars and crew have been off for the past few days enjoying the holidays however it’s back to business quickly on the day after Christmas with a week full of televised and non-televised live events. Everyone is back on the road on Monday, December 26 with two shows, a live Raw at the Allstate Arena in Chicago and a non-televised live...

NXT live event from Osaka to air on WWE Network next week

Next week’s NXT show on the WWE Network will be a 2-hour special that was taped at the Edion Arena in Osaka, Japan, a couple of weeks ago. Only one match was screened from that show – when Nakamura regained the title from Samoa Joe – but the rest will now make it on television after Triple H made the announcement on Twitter. Five...

Total Divas S6 E6 episode recap: Too Many Cooks

This week on Total Divas, WWE Superstar Naomi was excited to make her very first movie, The Marine 5, but she was also very nervous. In order to calm her nerves, Naomi sought the advice of her fellow Diva and friend Maryse who has been in several films with her husband, WWE Superstar The Miz. However, Maryse’s idea of a pep talk was to take...

The New Day on CBS’ Let’s Make a Deal today

Former Raw Tag Team champions The New Day will be appearing on the CBS game show Let’s Make a Deal today and will be playing the Smash for Cash and a Christmas sound effects game. “Let’s Make a Deal celebrates the holidays with the power of positivity! Tune in to the hit game show on Dec. 23 when Big E, Kofi Kingston and Xavier Woods put...

Mickie James undergoes WWE medical tests ahead of return

Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer is reporting that Mickie James was in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania yesterday to undergo her WWE physical tests. James received a full-time WWE deal offer after her match against Asuka at NXT Takeover: Toronto last month and she accepted the offer a few weeks later. Assuming that everything is fine with her...

Teaser trailer for Ric Flair’s 30 for 30 special: Nature Boy

Wooooo! The first teaser from the upcoming 30 for 30 special from ESPN on Ric Flair was released yesterday. Directed by Rory Karpf for ESPN Films, the 30 for 30 Flair special will air sometime in 2017 with production said to be almost complete. All three of Flair’s living children, Sting, Triple H, The Undertaker, Shawn Michaels, Mick Foley...

Bobby Roode gets NXT title shot at Takeover: San Antonio

NXT Takeover: San Antonio will be a glorious one as the new number one contender for the NXT title was revealed on last night’s NXT television show on the WWE Network. Bobby Roode will be taking on NXT champion Shinsuke Nakamura on the eve of the Royal Rumble after he successfully defeated Roderick Strong, Tye Dillinger, and Andrade “Cien”...

Michael Cole full of praise for Nigel McGuinness and Corey Graves

In an interview with ESPN following the UK Championship tournament announcement in London, Michael Cole had heaps of praise for the newest member of the WWE broadcast team, Nigel McGuinness. Cole said that he’s been trying to get the former ROH champion to WWE for a long time and this project was the perfect way to launch his new WWE career. The...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: Too Many Cooks

Episode six of season six of Total Divas airs tonight on E! with the title Too Many Cooks. The synopsis of tonight’s episode reads, “Brie challenges Nikki to an I.Q. test to see who is the smarter twin, Trinity battles her nerves on the set of her first movie, Nattie brings her sister to a mental breakdown when she pushes her too hard on a new...