Category - WWE

Bill DeMott feels the wrath of the power of social media

Bill DeMott

Today, Bill DeMott, the now former WWE head trainer at the Performance Center, felt the wrath and power of social media. After the two letters from 2013 leaked on Reddit, his name took Twitter by storm and his stories, all of them showing fear and abuse, didn’t went unnoticed this time. Some of his former students voiced their opinion on Twitter...

WWE: The Ultimate Poster Collection book released

WWE logo

Insight Editions announced the release of WWE: The Ultimate Poster Collection, featuring forty removable posters spanning more than fifty years of WWE performers. The publication of WWE: The Ultimate Poster Collection is timed to coincide with WrestleMania and the book will be advertised and available at the event, as well as at additional live...

Bill DeMott steps down after another accuser comes forward

Bill DeMott

WWE Performance Center head trainer Bill DeMott has stepped down from his position following more allegations of abusive behavior. “I deny the recent allegations made about me, however, to avoid any embarrassment or damage to the WWE, I’ve decided to step down from my role effective immediately,” DeMott wrote on his Twitter. Two letters...

Vince McMahon thinks WWE will be better when he retires or dies

Vince Mcmahon

As reported before, WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon is on the cover of the March edition of the Muscle & Fitness Magazine in the United States. The magazine dedicated eight pages to McMahon, which also includes a question and answer interview, McMahon’s workout routine, and a couple of impressive photos as well. McMahon recounted a funny...

NXT live event kicks off WWE at The Arnold Classic weekend tonight

NXT

WWE will host its first ever live NXT show outside the state of Florida today with a non-televised live event in Columbus, Ohio. Tonight’s event at the LC Pavilion is part of The Arnold Classic weekend and the event sold out so fast that WWE decided to hold a second event, tomorrow night at The Agora Theater, in Cleveland, Ohio. Tomorrow’s...

WWE Senior VP of Operations Jane Geddes leaves the company

WWE HQ

The Wrestling Observer is reporting that Jane Geddes, who was WWE’s Senior Vice President of Operations, has departed the company with the reason behind her removal still an unknown. Geddes’ LinkedIn account states that she left WWE in February of this year. She started with the WWE in October 2011 as Vice President of Talent Relations and was...

SummerSlam 2015 moved to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York

SummerSlam

The Barclays Center and WWE announced today that SummerSlam will take place at Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Sunday, August 23, 2015. The show was originally scheduled to take place in East Rutherford, New Jersey, at the Izod Center but the state of New Jersey has shut down the facility. Tickets will go on sale Saturday, March 14, at 10AM and...

Hulkamania banner raised at Madison Square Garden already gone

Hulk Hogan

The 30 Years of Hulkamania banner that was raised in Madison Square Garden last Friday during the Hulk Hogan Appreciation Night is gone from the world’s most famous arena after it was revealed that the raising of the banner was just part of the show! The red and yellow banner was raised and placed in between the New York Knicks and New York...

Raw rating for 03/02/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw this week drew 3,825,000 viewers, which is down from the 4,122,000 the show did last week. Hour one started with a very low 3,545,000 viewers, and then grew to 4,066,000 in the second hour, before dropping to 3,864,000 for hour three. (Ratings credit: PWInsider.com)

Mainstream media covers Jon Stewart’s appearance on Raw

Seth Rollins

Jon Stewart’s appearance on WWE’s Monday Night Raw was very well received and his name was trending worldwide on Twitter well after the show was over. WWE got some free publicity as well as several media websites covered Stewart’s angle with Seth Rollins. Entertainment Weekly, ABC, Fox Sports, Huffington Post, TMZ, Maxim, CBS, Sports...

Total Divas season 3 episode 17 rating

Total Divas

Total Divas’ latest episode, number 17 of season 3 titled Model Behavior, received 1,405,000 viewers this past Sunday, which makes it the second highest rated episode of season 3 so far just behind episode 11 which was the mid-season premiere. The show got a nice 400,000 increase in viewership over last week’s episode. (Ratings credit:...

USA Network to air one hour version of WWE Hall of Fame ceremony

WWE Hall of Fame

WWE and USA Network issued a press release announcing that a one-hour special highlighting the 2015 WWE Hall of Fame induction ceremony will air on Monday, March 30 at 11PM EST, immediately following Monday Night Raw. This will be the ninth consecutive year that USA will be airing a version of the Hall of Fame. The WWE Network will be airing the...

Alundra Blayze joins WWE Hall of Fame class of 2015

Madusa

WWE announced that 51 year old Debrah Miceli, the artist formerly known as Madusa and Alundra Blayze, will be the fifth inductee in the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2015. Miceli’s wrestling career started in 1984 and in 1986 she made her debut in the AWA – American Wrestling Association – feuding with another WWE Hall of Famer, Sherri...

Monday Night Raw TV Report for 03/02/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw TV Report for March 2nd, 2015 – “A Little Help From ‘Friends’?” Introduction Segment: Welcoming The regular Raw video plays and the pyrotechnic go kaboom in the arena! Michael Cole welcomes us to the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey to continue the “Road To WrestleMania.” Segment #2: Arena Promo &...