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Jerry “The King” Lawler hospitalized

Jerry Lawler

WWE Hall of Famer Jerry “The King” Lawler is currently hospitalized in Memphis at the Methodist North Hospital and is being treated for diverticulitis. Lawler’s girlfriend, Lauryn McBride, posted some photos of her and Lawler sporting new year hats and acting goofy. “He’s up and awake for the time being, so we decided...

WWE stocks end the year just 75 cents more than 52-week low

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WWE stocks ended the year 2014 at $11.30 a piece, dropping 8.43% in aftermarket hours after it finished the trading day at $12.34. It was quite a turbulent year for the stocks, reaching a 52-week high of $31.98 earlier this year as Wall Street was bullish on WWE Network subscribers and the TV rights renewal with NBC Universal. But that all came...

Raw rating for 12/29/2014

RAW

The last Raw of 2014 pulled one of its lowest rating in 17 years as the show drew just 3,459,000 average viewers, down 172,000 from last week’s show. Hour one did 3,174,000, followed by 3,476,000 in the third hour and then 3,726,000 in the third and final hour. The only good news this week was the increase from first to third hour with the show...

Daniel Bryan discusses his return in a WWE.COM interview

Daniel Bryan

In a video interview with WWE.COM, Daniel Bryan discussed the “disbelief” after he was told he’s cleared to return to the ring after so many struggles and hurdles and no one knowing what was going on with his arm. Bryan said they found a guy in Denver, Colorado, and he said he knew how to fix him. He didn’t believe him at first but sure...

Randy Orton saves Cena after Raw goes off the air

Randy Orton

Randy Orton was advertised to appear at the Verizon Center last night in Washington, DC, and he did, only after the show went off the air though. After cameras stopped rolling, Big Show, Seth Rollins and J&J Security continued the attack on John Cena and after a few, the former WWE champion showed up for the save. Orton then gave Noble...

The Authority back in charge in WWE

The Authority

The whole Survivor Series Team Cena vs Team Authority match seems like it was for nothing as yesterday on Raw, The Authority made their return and will start 2015 in charge again. WWE pulled the plug on the angle just after a month when Sting “saved” everyone from The Authority and Triple H and Stephanie McMahon raised a glass to the new year...

Daniel Bryan announces he’s entering the 2015 Royal Rumble

Daniel Bryan

Former WWE World Heavyweight champion Daniel Bryan announced on Raw last night that he will be entering the 2015 Royal Rumble 30-man over-the-top rope match. Just hours before appearing on Raw, Bryan sent out a tweet that many thought he would be announcing his retirement. “Everyone comes to a crossroads in their life and I’ve come to mine. I...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 12/29/2014

RAW

Tonight is the last Raw of 2014! Hopefully, it will be much more exciting than last week’s, and end off the year with a bang! What will go down, as we continue the build towards Royal Rumble? Will be there any surprise appearances? How about a title change or two? All of the above, would be great, so let’s read on to find out! Monday Night Raw...

Kevin Nash pulled from January 19 Raw Reunion show

Kevin Nash

Kevin Nash has been pulled out of all the advertising for the January 19 Monday Night Raw in Dallas, Texas. That Raw, one week before the Royal Rumble, is being billed as a Raw Reunion and Nash was supposed to join Scott Hall and Hulk Hogan as the nWo. However both the WWE and the American Airlines Center have removed Nash’s name from those...

Edge and Christian host last Raw of 2014 tonight

Edge

Tonight’s Raw, the last of 2014, will be hosted by former tag team champions Edge and Christian, as WWE rolls into the nation’s capital, Washington, D.C. Edge last appeared on WWE television in September 2013, but recently appeared on the WWE Network to promote the 15th Anniversary of Smackdown. Tonight’s broadcast will also see the debut of...

Live WWE event results from 12/27 in Cincinnati, Ohio

Hulk Hogan

W-O reader Paul Latif attended last night’s WWE non-televised live event in Cincinnati, Ohio, and sent in the following results from the show: Sin Cara defeated Justin Gabriel; Los Matadors and El Torito defeated Titus O’Neil, Tyler Breeze, and Hornswoggle; R-Truth defeated Adam Rose; Roman Reigns defeated Rusev via disqualification; Natalya...

Extreme Rules 2015 pre-sale code

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The Extreme Rules pay-per-view in 2015 will be taking place at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois, on April 26. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Saturday, January 10, but there is a pre-sale going on at Ticketmaster.com right now with the code EXTREME. Prices for the show are $25, $50, $80, $125, $150, $350, and $500 for ringside...

NBC to air Tribute to the Troops tonight

Tribute to the Troops

Tonight at 8PM EST, NBC will air a one hour WWE Tribute to the Troops special with footage from the event that the company taped at Fort Benning a couple of weeks ago. This is the 12th Tribute to the Troops holiday special that WWE has done and it has become part of the company’s yearly calendar of events. In addition to footage which already...

WWE returning to Madison Square Garden on February 27

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Former WWE champion Randy Orton returned to action last night at Madison Square Garden facing Kane. It was Orton’s first wrestling match since November 3, where he was written out of storylines following a match with Seth Rollins on Raw. Orton’s absence from television was due to him filming The Condemned 2, a WWE Studios movie which is set...

Randy Orton returns to action tonight at MSG non-televised event

Randy Orton

Randy Orton will return to action tonight as WWE rolls into Madison Square Garden for their Boxing Day non-televised live event. The show is headlined by a street fight between John Cena and Seth Rollins and it will be a special day for former NXT champion Adrian Neville who also makes his MSG debut tonight. Other matches set to take place...

WWE suspends Nash’s Legends contract

Kevin Nash

WWE has suspended Kevin Nash’s Legend contract pending the outcome of the investigation of his arrest on Christmas Eve. In a statement issued to the Daytona Beach News-Journal, WWE said Nash is not a regular performer for the company but he does have a Legends deal. “Kevin Nash has not regularly performed for WWE since January 2004. He...

Raw rating for 12/22/2014

RAW

This week’s Christmas-themed edition of Monday Night Raw drew 3,631,000 viewers over three hours, up just over 100,000 from last week’s show but still down compared to what the show has been doing over the past months. Hour one started with 3,632,000 viewers and then climbed to 3,907,000 in the second hour, before dropping over half a million...

Eva Marie on the cover of Muscle & Fitness Hers magazine

Eva Marie

WWE Diva Eva Marie is on the cover of the Jan/Feb 2015 Muscle & Fitness Hers magazine, which is on newsstands now. The Total Divas star reveals her head-to-toe workout regiment and offers tips for doing exercises in your own room. Eva Marie looks absolutely stunning on the cover and in the photos accompanying her story. The spread is over 6...

WWE Raw helps USA Network take number one spot in 2014

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USA Network issued a press release announcing that it will finish the year as the most watched ad-supported cable entertainment network for an unprecedented 9th consecutive year, thanks in part to “the powerhouse” Monday Night Raw. Raw was listed as the most-watched, regularly scheduled program on cable, 52 weeks a year, and it has delivered...

Sportsnet 360 in Canada to show free feeds of WWE Network

WWE Network

The WWE Network provider in Canada, Rogers Communications, will be offering a free preview of the Network on Christmas, Boxing, and New Year’s day. The Network will be unlocked for everyone between 10AM and 4PM EST and then again between 7PM and 1AM EST on Sportsnet 360 on Christmas Day. The following day a free feed will start at 6AM till Noon...