Category - WWE

Owen Hart DVD/Blu-Ray gets a change in artwork

Owen Hart

The upcoming Owen Hart DVD release has gotten a change of artwork and the King of Harts himself is now gracing the cover of the DVD/Blu-Ray box rather than just a logo and two small faded images of him. Several legal battles between WWE and the Owen Hart estate, controlled by his widow Martha, resulted in WWE opting not to put any photos of Owen...

Not even Steve Austin himself knows if he will be on Raw next week!

Steve Austin

Stone Cold Steve Austin claimed he was not appearing on Raw next week and said that it was a case of bad information. “I was never scheduled to do Raw,” Austin said. He was first advertised to be on the show with Flair, HBK, Taker, and Lesnar, but this past Monday he was left out of the graphic hyping up the last stop before Hell In A Cell. An...

WWE Studios’ Gorgeous George movie finds scriptwriters

WWE Studios

Variety is reporting that Josh Gad and Ryan Dixon will be writing the Gorgeous George biopic script for WWE Studios. The movie is tentatively simply titled “Gorgeous George” and it will chronicle the life and career of George Raymond Wagner, the man behind the gimmick of Gorgeous George. “Gorgeous George was a true pioneer in television,”...

WrestleMania 32 ticket prices and AT&T Stadium seating chart

WrestleMania 32

Ticket prices for WrestleMania 32 will start at the low price of $35 and go all the way up to $2,000 for ringside seats. There will be 13 different prices for the event – $35, $50, $75, $100, $125, $175, $200, $250, $300, $400, $850, $1,000, and $2,000. All prices quoted exclude the 18% tax and handling fee with the cheapest seat having an...

WWE announces details for the 2015 Tribute to the Troops show

Tribute to the Troops

WWE today announced that the 13th annual WWE Tribute to the Troops event will be held on Tuesday, December 8, at Florida’s Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena for military personnel and their families stationed at the Jacksonville Naval Air Station, Naval Station Mayport and Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base. Tribute to the Troops will air on...

ESPN to hold a weekly WWE segment on SportsCenter

Jonathan Coachman

The announcement that Jonathan Coachman hinted on Twitter regarding ESPN and WWE working together is the creation of a weekly segment on ESPN SportsCenter covering the things going on in WWE. It will air every Tuesday as part of the 9PM EST broadcast. “Remember fun and entertaining. All we are trying to do at ESPN regardless of content,”...

Raw rating for 10/12/2015

Raw

Monday Night Raw continued its ratings decrease week over week with the show getting only 3,285,000 viewers this week, down from the last episode which did 3,378,000. Hour one did 3,518,000 viewers, followed by 3,254,000 in the second hour and then down even more to 3,082,000 in the third and final hour, close to going under the 3 million viewers...

Orton/Ambrose tag match moved to HIAC Kickoff show

Randy Orton

The tag team match between Randy Orton and Dean Ambrose vs Braun Strowman and Luke Harper at Hell In A Cell has been moved to the Kickoff show. Yep, that’s right, both Orton and Ambrose, two WWE Superstars who have been main eventing shows for quite a long time, have now found themselves off the actual pay-per-view and doing the “curtain...

WWE puts out casting call for NXT kids show

NXT

WWE has a casting call on backstage.com for a pilot involving NXT and kids. The description of the show simply reads, “WWE NXT is casting a pilot for a new wrestling show aimed at kids.“ Rehearsal and production will be taking place monthly on Thursday nights at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, when WWE tapes NXT. WWE is seeking...

Nearly all WrestleMania 32 travel packages sold out

WrestleMania 32

WWE made hundreds of thousands of dollars in a matter of minutes as most of the WrestleMania 32 travel packages sold out in under 45 minutes. From the cheapest one to the most expensive package, fans around the world hammered the WWE servers with some fans even complaining on forums about declined credit card transactions after they hit the submit...

Rusev and Lana’s real-life engagement plays on WWE television

Rusev

The real-life engagement of Rusev and Lana which TMZ reported yesterday is now being played on television, with WWE reporting it during Raw and Summer Rae “dumping” Rusev on the show. Rusev wrestled Ryback and lost clean to the number one contender for the Intercontinental title but afterward Summer Rae ripped on Rusev and showed the TMZ story...

Pre-sale code for Smackdown tapings at Prudential Center on 12/15

Smackdown

The Prudential Center is running a pre-sale for the Smackdown tapings on December 15 starting tomorrow at 10AM and ending Thursday, October 15 at 11:59PM. Fans who wish to attend the show and purchase tickets beforehand can use the code WWEPC on Ticketmaster.com to unlock the seats. Prices range from $24.75 to $104.75. Tickets go on sale to the...

WrestleMania 32 travel packages on sale now

WrestleMania 32

The WrestleMania 32 travel packages officially went on sale today with six different packages – Texas Star, VIP, Platinum, Gold, Silver, and Bronze – all available for purchase. All packages included a WrestleMania 32 ticket, Axxess tickets, NXT tickets, hotel accommodation, and round-trip coach transport to the AT&T Stadium. The...

Seth Rollins on ESPN’s SportsCenter tonight at 9PM EST

Seth Rollins

WWE World Heavyweight champion Seth Rollins will be appearing on ESPN SportsCenter today at 9PM EST with former WWE broadcaster Jonathan Coachman anchoring the segment. SportsCenter at that hour will air on ESPNews. Yesterday Coachman hinted at an announcement over the next 48 hours that concerns WWE and ESPN and this interview falls under that...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 10/12/2015

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for October 12th, 2015 – “’World’s Greatest Demon Of Operations’” Introduction Segment: Office Promo Raw opens with Director of Operations Kane taking a phone-call from Stephanie McMahon and Triple H, who are on a plane and bickering at their staff. They say they will not be on time, so Kane is in charge...

Bayley filmed at indy show for upcoming Breaking Ground series

Bayley

NXT Women’s champion Bayley attended an indy event in Florida and WWE cameras followed her for footage to be used in the upcoming Breaking Ground WWE Network series. Bayley went to the American Combat Wrestling show held at New Port Richey, Florida, and sat among fans to watch her boyfriend, wrestler Aaron Solow perform. Before the show started...

Jonathan Coachman hints at another WWE announcement

Jonathan Coachman

Jonathan Coachman, the former WWE broadcaster who now anchors ESPN’s SportsCenter has hinted that there will be an announcement over the next 48 hours regarding his work with WWE. “You have been asking for years and we are about to take another step. So excited. 48 hours. #wwe #joinus #letshavefun,” The Coach wrote on his Twitter account...

Rusev and Lana get engaged

Rusev

TMZ.COM is reporting that Rusev has proposed to his real-life girlfriend Lana and she said yes, posting a photo of the two together with Lana showing off her new ring. The website claims that Rusev proposed in the swimming pool at their huge Nashville home and filmed the whole thing. Lana is currently out of action due to a wrist injury which...