Category - WWE

John Cena says he’s at 70% of what he was in November 2015

John Cena

John Cena and Nikki Bella were swamped with paparazzi in New York after attending the NBCUniversal Upfronts on Monday and a TMZ paparazzo managed to get some comments out of the former WWE champion. When asked if he’s at 100%, Cena said that he’s not and he’s probably “30% off what I was operating at in November 2015” but for him, being...

Raw rating for 05/16/2016

Raw

The Extreme Rules go home edition of Raw once again got mauled in the ratings with an average of only 3,190,000 viewers, 47,000 less than last week’s episode. Hour one started with 3,376,000 viewers, then went slightly down to 3,302,000, before ending the night with a very disappointing 2,894,000 in the third and final hour. The main event was...

WWE Cruiserweight Classic logo and tapings info revealed

WWE Cruiserweight Classic

WWE has unveiled the logo for the upcoming Cruiserweight Classic series which will air on the WWE Network this Summer. The logo features two metallic-looking C’s and the WWE logo in the middle and the words Cruiserweight on top and Classic on bottom. Meanwhile, tickets for the tapings which will be held at Full Sail University in Winter Park...

Steel cage match to headline June 8 NXT Takeover show

NXT

The June 8 NXT Takeover show will be headlined by Samoa Joe vs Finn Balor for the NXT title in a steel cage match. The announcement was made this morning by NXT General Manager William Regal during a contract signing at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida, which was broadcast on Facebook Live. This will be the first time that a steel...

Emma to undergo back surgery tomorrow

Emma

After being pulled from the Sunday non-televised live event show, WWE Superstar Emma received more bad news today as her back injury will require surgery. The Australian Emma is suffering from a ruptured disc in her back and the timing couldn’t be worse as she was just placed in an angle with her sidekick Dana Brooke against Becky Lynch...

Vince McMahon sells over 2 million WWE shares

Vince McMahon

WWE Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Vince McMahon sold 2,191,894 shares of WWE’s Class A common stock, netting him nearly $40 million according to the 8-K document filed yesterday with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares sold represent around 6% of the company’s outstanding shares of Class A common stock. McMahon...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 05/16/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for May 16th, 2016 Introduction Segment: Welcoming and Arena Promo The regular Raw video plays, the pyro goes off, and we are live in Greensboro, North Carolina! Tonight, The Usos will battle The Club – Karl Anderson and Luke Gallows! A.J. Styles makes his entrances and takes the microphone. He talks about WWE World...

Emma suffers back injury

Emma

WWE.COM is reporting that Emma has suffered a back injury at last night’s non-televised live event in  Charlottesville, Virginia. “WWE.com has learned that Superstar Emma suffered a back injured last Sunday night during a WWE live event and is currently undergoing tests to determine the extent of her injuries,” the short statement...

Stephanie McMahon writing memoir about life in the WWE

Stephanie McMahon

WWE Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon will be writing a memoir about growing up in the WWE and it will also take a look inside WWE’s incredible history and remarkably contemporary approach to media. The preview of the book, which will be published by Regan Arts, reads, “Stephanie’s inspirational memoir reveals her life growing up...

Huge brawl between Joe and Balor ends NXT show in Portland

Samoa Joe

Yesterday’s non-televised NXT live event in Portland, Oregon ended with a massive brawl between Samoa Joe and Finn Balor which led to the whole locker room clearing out to separate the two. The brawl – to advance the storyline between the two heading into the upcoming NXT Takeover event in June – will have some ramifications as NXT...

Lilian Garcia addresses WWE release rumors

Lilian Garcia

Raw ring announcer Lilian Garcia addressed the rumors that have been swirling around for the past few days that she has been released from WWE. “That’s when I knew I had to set the story straight,” Garcia said after she woke up this morning to see her name trending on Twitter. Lilian said that her father has been battling bladder and myeloma...

Paige and Alberto Del Rio dating

Paige

Former WWE champion Alberto Del Rio and former Divas champion Paige are dating and have been photographed kissing in public and visiting Disney together. The 15 year difference between the two – Paige is 23 and Del Rio is 38 – doesn’t seem to be affecting the couple and it will be interesting to see if Del Rio will also be part of...

$13 t-shirts offer on WWE Shop for Friday the 13th

WWEShop

It’s Friday the 13th and WWE Shop is running a promotion on t-shirts selling for just $13 with no code required. T-shirts featuring the likes of Shane McMahon, Rusev, Brock Lesnar, Finn Balor, Daniel Bryan, Dean Ambrose, John Cena, Roman Reigns, Austin Aries, Asuka, Bayley, The New Day, are all on sale for $13 a piece. This one day t-shirt sale...

Cena, Nakamura, and Asuka to be part of WWE’s Japan tour in July

Shinsuke Nakamura

John Cena will be joining the WWE tour in Japan in two months, a tour that will only last two days with back-to-back shows in Tokyo at the world famous Ryogoku Kokugikan. Unlike last year, these will be non-televised shows. Last year WWE aired the July 4 show from Tokyo on the WWE Network marketed as The Beast in the East with the return of Brock...

Adam Rose released from jail

Adam Rose

Adam Rose was released from jail after posting a $1,000 bond following the judge’s decision earlier today. Rose was released at 4:10PM according to the jail records and judging from what happened earlier today he’s going back home thanks to the help from his wife who pleaded with the judge to let him return home. He remains indefinitely...

Main event for the next NXT Takeover in June announced

Finn Balor

The main event for the next NXT Takeover will be Samoa Joe defending the NXT title against former champion Finn Balor. This was announced during last night’s NXT episode on the WWE Network by General Manager William Regal. Joe vs Balor is the third consecutive NXT Takeover main event, with the two already wrestling at NXT Takeover: London and...

Adam Rose appears in front of judge, wife begs for mercy

Adam Rose

WWE Superstar Adam Rose appeared in front of a judge this morning in Florida wearing an orange jail jumpsuit and had an unlikely supporter pleading on his behalf – his wife. TMZ.COM reports that the wife begged the judge to go easy on her husband despite the domestic violence charge. She said that the two have a special needs son and...

Lilian Garcia explains why she missed Payback and Raw

Lilian Garcia

There were rumors floating around that Lilian Garcia was released from the WWE due to her absence from the Payback pay-per-view and the following Raw on Monday night however today Garcia put those rumors away by tweeting why she has not been on TV. The WWE ring announcer said that she has been dealing with an emergency involving a sick family...