Category - WWE

Shane McMahon to run Raw again tonight

Shane McMahon

It seems like the WrestleMania stipulation in the Shane vs Undertaker Hell In A Cell match didn’t really serve its purpose as once again Shane McMahon will be “running” Raw tonight. “Due to overwhelming social media support, WWE Chairman Mr. McMahon has placed Shane McMahon in charge of Raw again tonight,” read the preview of Raw on...

Bobby Roode not signed to a WWE deal yet but it’s close

Bobby Roode

Speaking to the Peterborough Examiner, former TNA champion Bobby Roode admitted that he has not signed a deal with WWE yet despite the rumors floating around that he signed a week before he appeared at NXT Takeover: Dallas. “I’m not officially signed yet,” said Roode. “The Internet has blown up over it, and I mean I’m close, but I...

Shinsuke Nakamura gets 4 staples to the head

Shinsuke Nakamura

Shinsuke Nakamura received four staples to the head yesterday to close a cut he suffered during an NXT live event in Columbia, South Carolina. The injury happened when Nakamura was wrestling Manny Andrade and hit a moonsault from the top rope to the floor. The match was stopped for a few minutes as WWE’s medical team attended to Nakamura. The...

Smackdown rating for 04/07/2016

Smackdown

The post-WrestleMania Smackdown did a total of 2,444,000 viewers, up 116,000 viewers from the previous week. The one hour Hall of Fame broadcast that followed Smackdown did 1,677,000 viewers. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

WWE App and WWE Network up for Webby Awards

WWE Network

The WWE App and the WWE Network are both contenders in the 20th annual Webby Awards. The Webby Awards is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet. In the Best Streaming Video category in Mobile Sites and Apps, the WWE App – which also contains the Network – is up against Virry from Fountain Digital Labs, PBS...

Smackdown! TV report for 04/07/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for April 7th, 2016 – “A ‘Phenomenal’ Week” Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming A montage of Wrestlemania airs, as does the regular Smackdown! video. The pyro explodes in the arena and Mauro Ranallo welcomes us to Houston, Texas! Segment #2: Arena Promo Lillian Garcia asks us to greet WWE...

Shinsuke Nakamura’s theme hits top spot on iTunes charts

Shinsuke Nakamura

Shinsuke Nakamura was a big hit at NXT Takeover: Dallas from the moment his new theme song kicked in. That theme song, titled The Rising Sun, has stormed to the top of iTunes charts, and is currently #1 in the Soundtrack category on the popular Apple store. Nakamura’s theme knocked off the song Earned It from Fifty Shades of Grey to earn the top...

WWE running Universal Orlando sweepstakes…with Titus O’Neil

Titus O'Neil

WWE is running a Universal Orlando sweepstakes featuring none other than Titus O’Neil, whose 60 days suspension has just ended. The contest features a 3-night trip for four including roundtrip airfare, accommodation at Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort, transportation to Orlando from the airport, admission to both Universal theme parks...

Brie Bella wants to resume wrestling career after motherhood

Brie Bella

In an interview with WWE.COM, Brie Bella herself confirmed that her match at WrestleMania 32 was her last one for WWE and although she said it wouldn’t be her last match forever, it’s the last match that we’ll see for a while. Brie said that the plan is to start a family now so she had to put her career on hold for that. “So, I hate saying...

Erick Rowan surprises terminally ill teen at his home in Texas

Erick Rowan

WWE Superstars always do their best to bring smiles on children’s faces and during WrestleMania week it was no different despite the heavy schedule everyone had. 13 year old Colby will surely remember the day that Erick Rowan showed up at his house! The terminally ill teen had the surprise of a lifetime when Wyatt Family member Erick Rowan...

WWE replica titles with 25% off from WWE Shop

WWE Title

If you want one of those beautiful WWE replica titles, now is the time to get them as WWE Shop is running a 25% discount on the title belts with the offer ending tonight, at 11:59PM EST. The WWE World Heavyweight title replica is discounted to $344.99, the Intercontinental title is at $319.99, the nWo spray-painted WCW Championship is at $309.99...

WrestleMania 32 breaks even more records for WWE

WrestleMania 32

Apart from breaking the attendance and gate money records, WrestleMania 32 broke a couple of more records in technology and social media worlds. WWE announced that the event was the most social event in WWE history according to Nielsen Social with 2.5 million mentions on Twitter throughout the day and 1.3 million mentions during the broadcast...

WWE returning to Hawaii for the fist time in 7 years

WWE logo

Hawaii News Now is reporting that WWE is coming back to the island for the first live event in seven years. The non-televised live event will take place on Wednesday, June 29, at the Blaisdell Arena which is located in Honolulu. Tickets go on sale on Friday, April 22, at 9AM from Ticketmaster.com. Those advertised to appear on the arena’s...

Shaq ready to take on Big Show at WrestleMania 33

Big Show

Former NBA player Shaquille O’Neal is ready to step in the ring again, this time at WrestleMania 33 next year in Orlando. During a segment on Inside the NBA on TNT, where Shaq is a co-host, he discussed participating in the Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal at WrestleMania. He said that, “Jerry World was crackin!” with 100,000 people and...

Raw after SummerSlam in Brooklyn pre-sale now on

Raw

The Monday Night Raw following SummerSlam 2016 is currently on pre-sale on Ticketmaster.com and fans wishing to go to the show can purchase tickets by using the code BKRAW. The pre-sale will end on April 8 at 10AM ET and then tickets go on sale to the general public on April 9 at Noon ET. Tickets for this show are $25.50, $40.50, $65.50, $85.50...

Seth Rollins cast in new WWE Studios movie, filming starts today

Seth Rollins

Former WWE World Heavyweight champion Seth Rollins will be part of the upcoming WWE Studios thriller titled Temple. The movie is being produced in conjunction with Erebus Pictures, co-founded by Gene Simmons. Rollins will be joining Wesley Snipes, Anna Heche, and Dave Annable who will be in the leading roles for this movie with John Stockwell...