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Minneapolis prepares to bid for WrestleMania 33

WrestleMania

The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal is reporting that officials from the city will be working along with Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority to bid on WrestleMania 33, proposing the Vikings Stadium as the host. The bid for the 2017 WrestleMania has not been issued yet but there’s already a fight from the city of Philadelphia who intends...

Raw rating for 02/23/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw this week with the fall out from the Fastlane pay-per-view drew a total of 4,122,00 viewers, up 125,000 viewers from last week’s show. The show started with 4,082,000 viewers then increased slightly to 4,109,000 viewers in the second hour before finishing the night with 4,176,000 in the third and final hour. It’s the first...

David Otunga to appear on the Steve Harvey show today

David Otunga

WWE Superstar David Otunga will be on the Steve Harvey show today to surprise a guest who’s ready to make a major lifestyle transformation. On today’s show, Harvey will welcome Kristen, who is turning her boyfriend Buddha in, for his unhealthy lifestyle. Buddha consumes 15,000 calories a day and Harvey will surprise Buddha with fitness guru...

WWE reaches 4.2 billion views on YouTube

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WWE issued a press release today announcing that with more than 4.2 billion video views on YouTube in the last 12 months, WWE has become the number one sports channel ahead of the NBA, MLB, NFL, NHL, ESPN, and NASCAR. In addition, WWE on YouTube has more than 5.2 million subscribers, which is more than MLB, NFL, NHL, ESPN, NASCAR, MLS and NBC...

WWE Superstars and Divas sing happy birthday to WWE Network

WWE Network

Prior to Monday Night Raw before doors opened to the public, all the Superstars and Divas present came out on stage with Stephanie McMahon and Triple H to film a short Happy Birthday WWE Network segment. The video was introduced by McMahon and Triple H and then everyone on stage – including Rollins, Cena, Bryan, Orton, Big Show, and others...

Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal returns at WrestleMania 31

WrestleMania 31

WWE announced the second annual Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal which was introduced last year at WrestleMania XXX and won by Cesaro. In last year’s edition, 31 WWE Superstars took part in the battle royal and Cesaro ended up body slamming Big Show over the top rope for the win. He was then presented with the gigantic trophy, only for it...

Total Divas season 3 episode 17 rating

Total Divas

Episode 17 of season 3 of Total Divas, titled Mo’ Money, Mo Purses, did 1,068,000 viewers in the ratings, up 154,000 from last week’s show. The show went head to head with the Fastlane pay-per-view as well as the 87th Academy Awards. Episode 17 is still the second lowest rated show of the second half of season 3. (Ratings credit: PWInsider.com)

Monday Night Raw TV report for 02/23/2015

RAW

Much like the Daytona 500 has truly kicked off the NASCAR season yesterday, last night at Fastlane or tonight on Raw (depending on how you look at it), truly kicks off the “Road To WrestleMania.” Who was able to walk out with Championships last night? What happened during the Triple H and Sting confrontation? And of course, is it Roman Reigns...

Reigns and Lesnar’s first face to face on Raw tonight

Roman Reigns

The road to WrestleMania continues tonight on Monday Night Raw with now no more pay-per-views scheduled until the show on March 29, leaving WWE five weeks of promotion to build the card. WWE World Heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar will be at the Bridgestone Arena tonight, the site of Monday Night Raw, to have his first face to face with the number...

Free WWE Network 24 hour stream tomorrow on WWE.COM and app

WWE Network

To celebrate the one year anniversary of the WWE Network, WWE will be streaming a 24 hour “Best of” marathon free on WWE.COM and the WWE App with no WWE account or credit card required, and the marathon kicks off immediately right after Monday Night Raw. The 24 hour free programs will include the Edge and Christian Smackdown special, WWE 24...

WrestleMania 31 starts to take shape

Sting

Two top WrestleMania 31 matches were made official last night at the Fastlane pay-per-view while another one was set up with the much-anticipated return of The Undertaker. Sting and Triple H had their face off in the ring with both man trading blows. When Triple H went for the sledgehammer, Sting reached out for his baseball bat and without...

WWE Fastlane 2015 pay-per-view results

Fastlane

Here are the results from last night’s WWE Fastlane pay-per-view which took place at the FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee. Seth Rollins, Kane, and Big Show defeated Dolph Ziggler, Erick Rowan, and Ryback in a six-man tag match; Goldust defeated Stardust; Cesaro and Tyson Kidd defeated The Usos to become the new Tag Team champions; Nikki...

WWE Fastlane 2015 live on pay-per-view and WWE Network tonight

Fastlane

The inaugural Fastlane event takes place tonight live from the FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee, on pay-per-view and free on the WWE Network as part of the February #FreeFreeFree promotion. The full card is as follows: Roman Reigns vs Daniel Bryan with the winner facing Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania; Rusev vs John Cena for the United States title;...