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Betting odds for tonight’s Payback pay-per-view

Payback

There’s no doubt that AJ Styles is WWE World Heavyweight champion material however it doesn’t seem to be happening tonight according to the bookies. Roman Reigns is tipped to keep the title belt at 1/6 while Styles is at a distant 7/2. The WWE Women’s champion Charlotte is also the favorite to retain the title at 1/3, with Natalya’s odds...

Camp WWE debuts tonight on the WWE Network

Camp WWE

Camp WWE, the much anticipated adult animated series, will debut tonight on the WWE Network right after the Payback pay-per-view. The series, from Seth Green’s production company, features several WWE Superstars including John Cena, Kevin Owens, The Undertaker, Big Show, Steve Austin, The Rock, The Bella Twins, Paige, and others, in a Summer...

Smackdown! TV report for 04/28/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for April 28th, 2016 Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming A recap of Raw with Luke Gallows, Karl Anderson, A.J. Styles, and WWE World Heavyweight Champion Roman Reigns airs. The regular Smackdown! video plays and the pyro blows in the arena of Manchester, Connecticut. Segment #2: Arena Promo WWE World...

Smackdown rating for 04/28/2016

Smackdown

This week’s Smackdown drew just 2,109,000 viewers, capping off a bad week for WWE in terms of number of viewers. The show did a whooping 322,000 viewers less than last week and it’s currently the least viewed Smackdown ever since the show moved to USA Network in the first week of January. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

WWE announcer Kyle Edwards released

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Rich Brennan was not the only WWE announcer to be released from his WWE deal as Arda Ocal, the man who used the name Kyle Edwards, has also been let go. “I have parted ways with the WWE! No hard feelings what so ever. Time to move on to a new chapter,” Ocal wrote on his Twitter today. The 34 year old Turkish Canadian broadcaster joined the WWE...

WWE starts to crack down on Network password sharing

WWE Network

WWE seems to be cracking down on those who share their WWE Network credentials and streaming more than one feed at the same time. Error messages of “steam limit exceeded” and “too many usage attempts” are popping for these users who share their passwords although it looks like multiple streams behind the same network IP address are not...

Chyna Collection added to the WWE Network

Chyna

In a tribute to Joanie “Chyna” Laurer, the WWE has added the Chyna Collection on the WWE Network, consisting 17 of her best moments in her WWE career. Titled Chyna: Ninth Wonder Of The World, this collection features her debut on February 19, 1997, her interactions with Mark Henry during his Sexual Chocolate gimmick, the fight with The...

Former TNA champ Eric Young arrives at NXT

Eric Young

NXT continues to be the destination of former TNA stars as the latest arrival, Eric Young, made his NXT debut during last night’s television tapings at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. The former TNA World, Tag Team and X-Division champion, left the Nashville-based company in mid March after 12 years with the company. He left...

DK Publishing releasing WWE: 100 Greatest Matches book

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DK Publishing announced that it will be releasing WWE: 100 Greatest Matches, a new book featuring more than 200 pages of striking imagery and in-depth analysis that celebrates the epic matches that have left a lasting mark on WWE history. DK and WWE tapped some of the most masterful minds in sports entertainment – including the WWE Superstars...

WWE announcer Rich Brennan released

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Rich Brennan, the WWE broadcaster who was brought in to do commentary for NXT and also had a stint on Smackdown, has been released from the company. Brennan – real name Rich Bocchini – joined the WWE in 2014, calling it his dream job as he is a big wrestling fan. Prior to joining WWE he did commentary for hockey, arena football, and...

$12 t-shirts offer on WWE Shop for today only

WWEShop

WWE Shop is running a promotion for today only where tons of WWE Superstars t-shirts are on sale for just $12 each. Shirts on sale include those of Kevin Owens, Roman Reigns, The New Day, Dudley Boyz, Paige, Dolph Ziggler, Cesaro, Paul Heyman, Steve Austin, The Undertaker, and many many more. There is no code required to benefit from this offer...

Titus O’Neil returns to action following suspension

Titus O'Neil

Titus O’Neil returned to the ring last night during the Smackdown television tapings and wrestled Tyler Breeze in a dark match. This was the first time Titus stepped foot in the ring since his suspension back in February following an incident with Vince McMahon at the end of the Daniel Bryan farewell segment which made it on the WWE Network live...

Raw rating for 04/25/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw this week drew a total of 3,128,000 viewers, the worst rating since November 30, 2015. Last week’s taped Raw from London drew 3,335,000 viewers so the show lost over 200,000 viewers compared to the taped show. Typically the week after a taped Raw the numbers rebound but this time the effect was opposite. Hour one started with...

WWE raises over $300,000 with Superstars for Hope auctions

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More than $300,000 were announced in the WWE auction Superstars for Hope to support the Boys & Girls Clubs of America during WrestleMania season. The auctions were held on CharityBuzz.com and featured unique, once-in-a-lifetime experiences with John Cena, Paul “Triple H” Levesque, Stephanie McMahon and others. “WWE is committed to...

Bret Hart admits he has no desire to be at Payback

Bret Hart

During one of his stops in the United Kingdom, Bret Hart revealed that he has no desire to appear on television at Payback and he’s only doing it because of niece Natalya. “I do it to honor Nattie, I have no desire to be there, no desire to be on TV,” Hart is quoted by the UK-based Total Wrestling Magazine. “I’m happy to be there for...

Vince to decide who will run Raw this Sunday at Payback

Vince McMahon

The individual who will be running Monday Night Raw will be decided this coming Sunday at the Payback pay-per-view with WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon making a decision between his son Shane and his daughter Stephanie. The revelation came last night on Raw after Stephanie McMahon interrupted her brother’s opening segment, her first...