Category - WWE

WWE acknowledges Snuka’s death, refers to him as Hall of Famer

WWE has acknowledged the passing of “Superfly” Jimmy Snuka, the first time that Snuka has been mentioned since he was removed from the WWE Hall of Fame after he was charged with murder in 2015. “WWE is saddened to learn that WWE Hall of Famer Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka has passed away,” the statement said. “Snuka is regarded by many as...

New NXT host Vic Joseph formerly of House of Hardcore debuts

There’s a new host at NXT non-televised live events and his name is Vic Travagliante, who now goes by the name of Vic Joseph. The Independence, Ohio native has been working as a part-time on-air talent for Sports Radio 92.3 The Fan (WKRK) and also was the voice of Tommy Dreamer’s promotion House of Hardcore. Travagliante also had stints with...

Night two of the WWE UK Championship tournament continues tonight

The first-round matches of the WWE United Kingdom Championship tournament were held yesterday in front of a lively crowd at the Empress Ballroom in Blackpool. The eight man who advanced to the second round are Trent Seven, Jordan Devlin, Sam Gradwell, Pete Dunne, Wolfgang, Joseph Conners, Mark Andrews, and Tyler Bate. The remaining rounds in the...

Brock Lesnar on almost every Raw till WrestleMania 33

Brock Lesnar is getting busy over the next several weeks as he will be appearing pretty much at every Monday Night Raw from now onward. Lesnar will be at Raw this coming Monday from North Little Rock, and then on January 23 in Cleveland which also has an appearance from Goldberg, and the night after the Royal Rumble on January 30 from Laredo. In...

4 big WWE shows for free on WWE Network for new subs joining today

If you have not subscribed to the WWE Network before, today, January 14 would be a good day to trigger your free month as you will get four free shows within a 30 day period. The action starts tonight with the launch of the WWE United Kingdom tournament live from Blackpool, England. The tournament continues tomorrow, January 15, and a winner will...

Vince McMahon speaks about his love and passion for WWE

WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon told The Times-Picayune that he has no plans to vanish from the business he loves simply because he doesn’t consider WWE “work.” “No. No, never. This is not work for me. I never go to work. Ever. Every aspect of the business, whether it’s working with the talent or the writing staff, even on...

Total Divas S6 E8 episode recap: Pain in the Neck

In this episode of Total Divas, the drama continues for the Divas and their significant others. Renée Young is upset because in the beginning episode, she reveals that she and her boyfriend, WWE Superstar Dean Ambrose, were supposed to go on a trip with fellow WWE Superstars Daniel Bryan and Brie Bella, but Dean doesn’t want to go because...

Triple H comments on Kenny Omega and bringing talent to WWE

ESPN.COM is reporting that during a telephone conference call with the press, Triple H said that the company is interested in bringing Kenny Omega to WWE and any other talent who’s good. “As far as Kenny Omega goes, I’m just interested in talent, period,” he told ESPN. He added that any talent who wants to perform on the largest platform...

Goldberg advertised to appear at the Fastlane pay-per-view

The BMO Harris Bradley Center, the site for the Fastlane pay-per-view, is advertising that Goldberg will be on the show, his first time in Milwaukee in over a decade. There are rumors that Goldberg will be wrestling at Fastlane, although against whom remains to be seen. Fastlane takes place on March 5, and it becomes the first ever WWE...

Smackdown rating for 01/10/2017

Smackdown Live yesterday did a total of 2,533,000 viewers, down 63,000 viewers from last week’s show. The second hour of Smackdown went head-to-head with President Obama’s final address which drew nearly 24 million viewers across all networks. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

13 WWE Superstars so far in the 2017 Rumble match

13 WWE Superstars have so far declared their intentions to enter the 2017 Royal Rumble match, leaving 17 empty spots to be filled. Eight of those Superstars are from the Raw brand, with Goldberg, Brock Lesnar, Big E, Kofi Kingston, Xavier Woods, Braun Strowman, Chris Jericho, and Seth Rollins representing the red brand. From Smackdown so far there...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: Pain in the Neck

Total Divas is back on the air tonight on E! with episode eight of season six with an episode titled Pain in the Neck. The synopsis for tonight’s broadcast reads, “Brie is torn when Bryan receives a new job offer that may interfere with her plans to start a family, while Paige finds out the results of her MRI that will determine the outcome of...

Smackdown! Live TV report for 01/10/2017

To kick off Smackdown! 2017, we had an Intercontinental Championship Match that made a new champion! Dean Ambrose won the title for the second time, defeating the Miz last week. Will they have a rematch soon down the road? Another championship match was made official, as A.J. Styles and John Cena signed the contract for their WWE World...

Raw rating for 01/09/2017

Monday Night Raw drew an average of 2,907,000 viewers for this week’s show, down 139,000 viewers from last week’s show. Hour one started with 3,014,000 viewers, followed by a slight increase to 3,019,000 in the second hour, and then down to 2,689,000 viewers in the third and final hour. Raw faced some stiff competition from college football on...