Category - WWE

Daniel Bryan sweeps online WWE.COM poll for WM main event

Daniel Bryan

WWE held an interesting poll on their official website asking fans who is deserving more of a WrestleMania main event spot, Daniel Bryan or Roman Reigns. Unsurprisingly enough, Daniel Bryan swept the poll by a large margin, winning 87% of the overall votes, with fans still pissed off over the way Bryan was treated during the Royal Rumble match...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: Girl vs Girl Bye

Total Divas

Total Divas returns on E! tonight after a week off with episode 15 of season 3, an episode titled Girl vs Girl Bye. The synopsis for tonight’s show reads, “Brie admits that she doesn’t use protection, which could mean the end of the Bella twins. Meanwhile, Nattie is forced to work with TJ despite their separation, and Ariane’s...

WWE adds another NXT live event during Arnold Classic weekend

NXT

Following the quick sellout of the March 5 event in Columbus, Ohio, WWE added another NXT event during the Arnold Classic weekend, this time in Cleveland, at the Agora Theatre, on Friday, March 6. The biggest stars of NXT including champion Sami Zayn, Women’s champion Charlotte, Kevin Owens, Finn Balor, Hideo Itami, Tyler Breeze, and others will...

Wanderlei Silva confirms WWE’s approach for WrestleMania

Wanderlei Silva

Former UFC fighter Wanderlei Silva has confirmed that he has received an invitation from WWE for WrestleMania weekend, posting a photo of himself, Chael Sonnen, and the WWE logo on his Facebook with the words, “I received a great proposal of WWE and now I’m wondering what you think of the idea!!!” On TSN’s Off The Record Sonnen said...

Paul Heyman to go live on the WWE Network at 7PM EST

Paul Heyman

The advocate for the WWE World Heavyweight champion, Paul Heyman, will be going live on the WWE Network today at 7PM EST to give his take on the ongoing controversy surrounding Brian Williams’ comments regarding a previous trip to Iraq. What that has to do with professional wrestling is anyone’s guess! “The Breaking News show will air...

WWE to pay quarterly dividend on March 25

WWE HQ

WWE announced that its Board of Directors today declared the Company’s regular quarterly dividend of $0.12 per share for all Class A and B shares of common stock. The record date for the dividend will be March 13, 2015 and the payment date will be March 25, 2015. Unless your last name is McMahon, then probably you won’t be getting rich off...

WWE title on parade with the New England Patriots

WWE Title

After their Super Bowl win, WWE’s Triple H sent the New England Patriots a WWE World Heavyweight title replica, hoping that the team will carry it on their victory parade. And they did! The parade, which took place yesterday in Boston, featured the WWE title as one player held it while the team was celebrating. Triple H and Stephanie McMahon...

Chael Sonnen says he has been invited to WrestleMania weekend

Chael Sonnen

During an interview with TSN’s Off The Record, former UFC fighter Chael Sonnen said that he has been invited by WWE for the WrestleMania 31 weekend along with Wanderlei Silva for a meeting. Sonnen explained that he got a call from WWE and told him to they want him to come out at the Hall of Fame to talk about stuff, stuff which he said they did...

February 11 NXT special now titled Takeover: Rival

NXT

Next week’s NXT special on the WWE Network was given a new name, this time titled Takeover: Rival. The first ever special was titled Arrival, and now the company is using the same Arrival logo but with the NXT logo covering the first two letters. The show will be held on Wednesday, February 11, and airing live on the WWE Network from Full...

Chyna points out “double standard” in the WWE HOF

Chyna

The Chyna/Hall of Fame debate continued on Twitter thanks to Steve Austin who brought up the subject to Triple H during the Unleashed podcast on the WWE Network. One particular fan noted that Chyna should never be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame because of her former career as a porn actress. The “Ninth Wonder Of The World” noted...

Raw rating for 02/02/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw this week drew a total of 4,292,000 viewers, down 128,000 from last week’s Royal Rumble fall out. Hour one did 4,466,000 viewers, followed by 4,403,000 viewers in the second hour and then down to 4,008,000 for the third and final hour. The show lost nearly half a million viewers over the three hour show from start to...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 02/02/2015

RAW

Last week was one filled with mixed emotions, from curious and happy to downright belligerent and disrespectful. Now, a new week and month begins in WWE! Here’s hoping it is a fresh new start. A clue to said start may be the biggest thing awaiting us – Triple H’s “shocking” announcement that will “shake the WWE Universe to its...

Triple H talks issues with CM Punk on Austin’s podcast

CM Punk

Just like he asked Vince McMahon, Steve Austin touched the subject of CM Punk with Triple H on his Unleashed podcast last night. Triple H said that there was a history between them which started when he said he’s never seen Punk before he came to WWE’s developmental and that wasn’t meant to be a knock on CM Punk. He said that he never had...