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WWE redesigns the WrestleMania 33 seating chart

WrestleMania 33

WWE has changed the seat map for WrestleMania 33 at the Camping World Stadium, moving the stage further to the back and adding more seats to the north side of the stadium. Before, the floor had big empty areas with only half the aisle having full seats on each side with the rest of the entrance way having only a few rows on each side, with the...

First pre-sale code for WrestleMania 33 tickets released

WrestleMania 33

WWE announced the first WrestleMania pre-sale code for the pre-sale which kicks off in two days. Those looking to get ahead in tickets for WrestleMania can use the code NETWORK, starting Wednesday, November 16 at 10AM EST on Ticketmaster.com. The cheapest ticket will be priced $35, then $50, $75, $150, $175, $200, $250, $350, $450, $1,000, and...

Ric and Charlotte Flair releasing new book in 2017

Ric Charlotte Flair

Two-time WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair and his daughter Charlotte are releasing a new book titled Second Nature: The Legacy of Ric Flair and the Rise of Charlotte. The book, published by St. Martin’s Press, will contain 320 pages and will be released on July 25, 2017. The synopsis of the book reads, “Ric Flair is a 16-time World Champion and...

Goldberg and Lesnar to appear together on Raw tonight

Goldberg

Goldberg and Brock Lesnar will come face to face in the ring for the first time since WrestleMania XX tonight on Monday Night Raw, just a week away from the massive Survivor Series. The two have been appearing on the show every other week and have so far avoided each other but tonight, live from the Keybank Center in Buffalo, New York, that wait...

Bilbao hosts final leg of 12-day WWE European tour

WWE Live

WWE wraps up its second European tour of the year today, with a final live event in Bilbao, Spain. The Raw crew already finished off their end of the tour yesterday and are US-bound for tomorrow’s live Monday Night Raw. The Smackdown crew flies out after the final show for the 900th special episode of Smackdown, also live. WWE Superstars and...

Roman Reigns to miss the last two stops of the European tour

Roman Reigns

WWE United States champion Roman Reigns has left the European tour and will not be appearing in the final two shows, set for Lyon and Strasbourg, France. Although no information was given as to why Reigns had to leave, there are some ramblings that it’s a family issue and nothing to do with an injury or any potential WWE problem. The Raw brand...

Total Bellas episode 6: Wedding Mania recap

Total Bellas

Total Bellas began with a bite and ended with the fight! The bite, of course, refers to the bite that Brie and Daniel’s dog, Josie, gave John Cena in episode one. The fight refers to Nikki and Brie’s explosive battle during the season one finale. It all began with Brie venting to Nikki about how much stress she was under with the...

Judge dismisses two wrongful death lawsuits against WWE

WWE HQ

WE scored a major victory in court yesterday after U.S. District Judge Vanessa Bryant dismissed two wrongful death lawsuits against them which were filed by the families of former WWE Superstars Doink The Clown and Viscera. Attorney Konstantine Kyros represented the cases and he’s the same individual who’s leading the brain injury lawsuit...

Total Bellas season 1 episode 6 rating

Total Bellas

The final episode of season one of Total Bellas, titled Wedding Mania, did a total of 663,000 viewers, up 127,000 viewers from the previous week. It was the second highest rated episode of the series. Total Divas returns on E! next week with the all-new season six, featuring the addition of Maryse, Lana, and Renee Young to the cast. (Ratings...

2017 Royal Rumble extended by an hour

Royal Rumble

The Royal Rumble is the latest WWE pay-per-view which has been extended by an hour, and will now run for a total of four hours. Ticketmaster sent a note to all Royal Rumble ticket holders to advise them on the time change and to show up earlier for the event. The pay-per-view portion of the show will kick off at 7PM EST. The Survivor Series is...

Smackdown rating for 11/08/2016

Smackdown

This week’s Smackdown took quite the expected hit, with only 1,921,000 viewers tuning in, down 266,000 viewers from last week. The day was dominated by election broadcasts with CNN, FOX News, and MSNBC leading the ratings chart. In fact, Smackdown, usually in the top 3 list when it comes to the 18-49 demographic, was #29 on the chart. (Ratings...

No politics for Rhyno as tag team champ fails in Michigan election

Rhyno

It looks like WWE Smackdown Tag Team title holder Rhyno will not be splitting his time between WWE and politics as he was not successful in getting elected in Michigan’s House Representative for the 15th House District. Rhyno won the Republican primary in August to put his name on the ballot sheet but yesterday he only managed to secure 35.6% of...

Total Bellas episode preview for tonight: Wedding Mania

Total Bellas

The final episode of season one of Total Bellas airs tonight on E! with an episode titled Wedding Mania. The synopsis reads, “In the season finale, emotions run high in the days leading up to Kathy and Johnny’s wedding, along with Brie’s retirement WrestleMania match fast approaching.” The show has averaged around 635,000 viewers...

Cruiserweight title and division on the line at Survivor Series

WWE Cruiserweight Title

The Cruiserweight title will be on the line at the Survivor Series, but that’s not all. Brian Kendrick will be defending the title against Smackdown’s Kalisto and if Kalisto wins, not only will he become the new Cruiserweight champion, but the whole division will move to Smackdown. With the new 205 Live show being taped on Tuesdays after...

Tom Phillips joins Smackdown’s commentary team again

Tom Phillips

A two-man commentary team is perfect. A three-man commentary team is a bit crowded. But four? Well, that’s what Smackdown is doing. NXT announcer Tom Phillips has joined the Smackdown commentary booth and is now the fourth man along with lead commentator Mauro Ranallo, David Otunga and John “Bradshaw” Layfield. Phillips has been working for...

Edge to appear on the 900th episode of Smackdown

Edge

Smackdown will be airing its 900th episode on November 15 and to celebrate this milestone, the Undertaker has already been announced to make his first appearance since WrestleMania 32. Announced yesterday as well is the return of the Rated-R Superstar, Edge, who was a major part of the Smackdown brand throughout the years. The former WWE champion...