Category - WWE

WWE starts $75,000 Twitter campaign for Connor’s Cure Fund

Connor Michalek

WWE has started a Twitter campaign where they will donate $1 to the Connor’s Cure Fund for anyone who updates their profile picture with a tint of gold using a special website. WWE will contribute up to a total of $75,000 to the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation to benefit Connor’s Cure. Connor’s Cure was set up after Connor...

Bella Twins’ mother announces engagement to John Laurinaitis

John Laurinaitis

Kathy Colace, the mother of Nikki and Brie Bella, announced on her Twitter that she is now engaged to John Laurinaitis, the WWE producer who was the Senior Vice President of Talent Operations up until 2012. Colace posted a photo on her Instagram of a wine glass with “Future Mrs. Laurinaitis” engraved on it, tagging the photo as “one of the...

WWE cuts all ties with Jimmy Snuka

Jimmy Snuka

WWE has finally removed “Superfly” Jimmy Snuka from WWE.COM and even the Hall of Fame following his arrest and third degree murder charge in the death of his former 23 year old mistress Nancy Argention back in 1983. His Legends contract has also been terminated with now WWE severing all ties with him. Snuka has been wiped similar to...

Ziggler teases that he’s more than just friends with Lana

Dolph Ziggler

During an interview with Chris Van Vliet of WSVN-TV to promote the Smackdown tapings yesterday, Dolph Ziggler teased that he and Lana are more just than friends now. Van Vliet told Ziggler that he’s driving the Internet crazy with the Lana posts and asked if he’s “just the king of kayfabe,” the term used to portray what is on screen as...

First video look at the upcoming Owen Hart DVD/Blu-Ray documentary

Owen Hart

The first video preview of the upcoming Owen: Hart of Gold, the Owen Hart documentary/compilation Blu-Ray and DVD set has been released. Set to go on sale on December 8, this 3-disc DVD and 2-disc Blu-Ray will feature a documentary on the life and career of the late Owen Hart as well as his greatest matches, the first ever DVD on Hart released by...

New opponent for Brock Lesnar at MSG WWE Network show

Brock Lesnar

Brock Lesnar has a new opponent for the Madison Square Garden live event and it’s no longer Bo Dallas but someone just a little bit bigger! Lesnar will now be facing Big Show, a rematch from the 2002 Survivor Series where on that night, also at Madison Square Garden, Show defeated Lesnar for the WWE title with the help of Paul Heyman, who turned...

Raw rating for 08/31/2015

Raw

Monday Night Raw drew 3,894,000 average viewers this week, up 173,000 viewers from last week. Raw also did an average of 1.4 rating in the 18-49 demographic. Hour one pulled in 3,865,000 viewers for the return of Sting, followed by 3,987,000 in the second hour, and then 3,831,000 in the third and final hour. It was the best number for Raw since...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: Clash of the Divas

Total Divas

Tonight’s episode of Total Divas is the ninth one of season four with the episode titled Clash of the Divas. The synopsis for the one hour E! broadcast reads, “Paige lands herself in hot water with WWE, Nattie sets her sister up with Big E, and Bryan takes issue with Brie’s sexy wardrobe.” This is the first time that Total Divas airs...

WWE issues small statement on Jimmy Snuka’s case

WWE logo

In a short statement issued to PWInsider.com, WWE reacted to the news that one of its Hall of Famers, “Superfly” Jimmy Snuka was arrested and charged with third degree murder over the 1983 death of his mistress Nancy Argentino. “WWE expresses its continued sympathy to the Argentino family for their loss. Ultimately this legal matter will be...

Seth Rollins pulling double duty at Night of Champions 2015

Seth Rollins

Seth Rollins will go in at Night of Champions with two titles but he might walk out of the arena with no titles as both his title belts will be on the line. After giving Sting his WWE World Heavyweight title match, John Cena came out on Raw and cashed in his rematch for the United States title against Rollins at Night of Champions. With every...

Philadelphia submits bid to host WrestleMania 34 in 2018

WrestleMania

CrossingBroad.com, a Philly based sports blog is reporting that Philadelphia has submitted a bid to host WrestleMania 34 in 2018. Philly was in play to bid for the 2015 or 2016 WrestleMania events however Philadelphia Sports Congress Executive Director Larry Needle later cited the unavailability of venues needed for the other events as a reason...

Charlotte gets a shot at the Divas title at Night of Champions

Charlotte

Charlotte won the Divas Beat The Clock Challenge last night on Monday Night Raw to earn a shot at Nikki Bella and her Divas title, a match which will take place at the Night of Champions pay-per-view. The first match of the first ever Beat The Clock Challenge was Becky Lynch vs Alicia Fox. Lynch won the match at 3:21. Charlotte defeated Brie Bella...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 08/31/2015

Raw

Tonight on Raw, Sting is set to be there and move along his rivalry with WWE World Heavyweight and United States Champion, Seth Rollins. What will “The Icon” have to say as to why he attacked “The Architect” last week? The Dudley Boyz made a superb return last week and have another win already under their belt, despite the protests of...

NXT coming to Nashville, Tennessee on October 2

NXT

NXT will be invading TNA’s corporate home in Nashville, Tennessee, for a live event at the War Memorial Auditorium on Friday, October 2. Tickets for NXT’s Nashville debut will be available starting this Friday, September 4, at 10AM CST at TPAC.org. No prices have been released on the website yet except from the $21.50 starting price. WWE will...

Monday Night Raw to go on as planned tonight in Tampa, Florida

Raw

Monday Night Raw is a 100% go for tonight as Tropical Storm Erika does not pose any danger for the event and the fans attending in Tampa. “After the dissipation of #TSErika over the weekend, @WWE Raw will move forward as planned. We’ll see you at 7:30pm tomorrow,” read a message on the Amalie Arena Twitter account. The storm was...

Pre-sale now on for the 2016 Royal Rumble

Royal Rumble

A pre-sale for the Royal Rumble kicked off yesterday and will go on till September 4 with tickets then going on sale to the general public on November 20. The show will take place at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida, on Sunday, January 24. Ticket prices are $25, $50, $75, $95, $150, $200, $400, and $500 for ringside with commemorative chairs...