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WWE week on USA Network starts on December 20

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Just like every year, USA Network will have a WWE Week during the Christmas week which will kick off on December 20. On Sunday, December 20, USA Network will air Santa’s Little Helper at 8PM EST, the new movie featuring The Miz and Paige along with 90210 star AnnaLynne McCord. On Monday, December 21, the 2015 Slammy Awards with a little bit of...

WWE signs the artist formerly known as La Sombra from CMLL

Manuel Oropeza

WWE today announced that it has signed Manuel Alfonso Andrade Oropeza, of Mexico City, the man formerly known as La Sombra to a developmental deal and will be reporting to the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida. Oropeza signed with CMLL in 2007 and held the CMLL Trio and Tag Team titles and the NWA Welterweight and Middleweight titles. He...

John Cena to host military-themed reality show for Fox

John Cena

Deadline.com is reporting that John Cena will be hosting a new television reality show titled American Grit which will be airing on Fox next year. Cena has been off WWE television for the past few weeks and is not scheduled to be back until next month as he is taping the show. American Grit – which got a 10-episode order – will feature...

Ric Flair not happy that Reid’s name was used on Raw

Ric Flair

During his latest podcast, 16 time World Heavyweight champion Ric Flair said that he cried when he saw the angle between his daughter Charlotte and Paige on Raw and his dead son Reid was pulled into it. Ric did not like the fact that Reid’s name was used to enhance the angle but would not say anything negative because of his daughter’s...

Raw rating for 11/16/2015

Raw

Monday Night Raw rebounded in the ratings a little bit this week after sinking to new lows with the last episode. This week the show pulled 3,292,000 viewers, up from last week’s 3,173,000, adding roughly 119,000 viewers. Hour one pulled in 3,541,000 viewers, followed by 3,290,000 in the second hour, and then down to 3,047,000 in the third and...

Lana accuses Paige of bullying her in NXT

Lana

Her line on David Flair during the Raw final segment was not the only thing that led Paige trending on Twitter today as the former two time Divas champion got into an argument with fellow Diva Lana, possibly planting seeds for a feud when Lana gets back. Lana wrote a tweet which she later deleted and Paige called her out on it for talking crap and...

Semi finals for the WWE World Heavyweight title tournament set

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The WWE World Heavyweight title tournament semi finals were set last night on Raw after all four quarter final matches were held during the broadcast. The two semi finals will feature Roman Reigns taking on Alberto Del Rio and Kevin Owens wrestling Dean Ambrose. The winners of those two matches will then meet in the final of the tournament which...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 11/16/2015

Raw

After a whirlwind week that started seven days ago, tonight WWE World Heavyweight Championship Tournament continues tonight with quarter-final bouts. Roman Reigns meets Cesaro; Dolph Ziggler takes on Dean Ambrose; Intercontinental Champion Kevin Owens faces Neville; and Mex-American Champion Alberto Del Rio wrestles Kalisto. Who will be on and...

E! releases first video look at season 5 of Total Divas

Total Divas

E! has released its first exclusive look at season five of the popular reality television show Total Divas which will kick off in January 2016. The preview shows John Cena and Nikki Bella once again going through a rough patch, Natalya kissing Summer Rae on the lips, Paige telling her boyfriend she doesn’t want to be engaged, and the...

Randy Orton marries girlfriend Kim Marie Kessler

Randy Orton

Former WWE champion Randy Orton got married yesterday to his girlfriend Kim Marie Kessler. The two got engaged in July of this year. In an episode of Unfiltered on the WWE Network, Orton described how he met Kessler during a WWE event. Kessler was a fan of his, and so were her kids, but it took a while before she told her kids who she was...

Another successful WWE European tour wraps up today

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WWE wraps up the November European tour today with the final two live events, bringing to an end a tour which took WWE Superstars and Divas to 8 different countries for 20 shows in 11 days. It was a successful tour as the WWE crew performed in near sell-out crowds, which means big gate money and lots of merchandise sold which translates to a...

Royal Rumble 2016 tickets sold out

Royal Rumble

The 2016 Royal Rumble is sold out from Ticketmaster.com however there are still some Platinum tickets being sold as well as tickets on other third party websites such as Vivid Seats, Cheap Seats, and Ticket Network. Platinum seats offered by Ticketmaster.com are selling for $1,000 for two seats and the closest row to the ring is row D. The third...

Smackdown TV report for 11/12/2015

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for November 12th, 2015 Introduction Segment: Welcoming The regular Smackdown! video plays then Rich Brennan, Booker T., and Jerry “The King” Lawler greet us from Manchester, England. They review the situation around the WWE World Heavyweight Championship, which now entails a tournament that will end at...

Another WWE Performance Center: All Access tour set for January

WWE Performance Center

WWE will be holding another Performance Center All Access behind-the-scenes tour in January following a successful outing in September. For $1,499 per person, fans who purchase a ticket will be able to share breakfast and lunch with NXT Superstars and Divas, participate in a Q&A and orientation session with coaches, help produce, manage, and...