Category - WWE

Triple H expresses satisfaction with NXT Takeover show

Triple H

Coming off a very successful NXT event on the WWE Network where pretty much everyone seemed to have “stepped it up,” Triple H wrote on Twitter how much he was proud of the team. “Hey, can anyone help me? I’m missing a whole box of brass rings,” Triple H said. The remark was obviously a shot at Vince McMahon, who on the Stone Cold...

NXT star Corey Graves retires, joins broadcast team

NXT

Former NXT wrestler Corey Graves joined the NXT announce team yesterday at the NXT Takeover: R Evolution WWE Network special and that will be his new permanent position at the WWE developmental system. The 30 year old Graves announced during the pre-show that he was forced to retire due to concussions and the company offered him a role at the...

NXT Takeover: R Evolution results

Sami Zayn

Here are the results from last night’s NXT Takeover: R Evolution which aired on the WWE Network from Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. In his debut, Kevin Owens defeated CJ Parker; Sin Cara and Calisto defeated The Vaudevillians to retain the NXT Tag Team titles; Baron Corbin defeated Tye Dillinger; Finn Balor and Hideo Itami...

NXT Takeover: R Evolution live tonight on the WWE Network

NXT

Live tonight from Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, WWE present NXT Takeover: R Evolution live on the WWE Network at 8PM EST, the fourth NXT special since the introduction of the WWE Network. Matches announced for the show so far include: Adrian Neville vs Sami Zayn for the NXT title with the stipulation if Zayn loses, he will quit...

Post-WM 31 Raw sold out, tickets available at other marketplaces

RAW

The post-WrestleMania Monday Night Raw on March 30 at the SAP Center in San Jose, California, has been sold out ever since tickets went on sale on Ticketmaster.com. With so many International fans staying over during WrestleMania week plus the fact that that particular Raw usually is one of the best of the year, it is no surprise that WWE sold out...

WWE Fast Lane 2014 pay-per-view tickets on sale this Saturday

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WWE has ditched the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view for February and has replaced it with the inaugural Fast Lane pay-per-view, which will be held at the FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee, on Sunday, February 22, 2015. Tickets will go on sale on Saturday, December 13, at 11AM EST at Ticketmaster.com as well as at the FedExForum box office. The...

Raw rating for 12/08/2014

RAW

The Slammy Awards Raw did not go over well with the audience, getting only an average of 3,701,000 viewers, down 182,000 viewers from last week’s show. That is the lowest Raw number since May 26. Hour one pulled 3,761,000 viewers, followed by a small increase to 3,811,000 in the second hour, but than a a drop of over a quarter of a million...

Off air notes from the Slammy edition of Monday Night Raw

Dean Ambrose

W-O reader Chris Burton attended last night’s Monday Night Raw television tapings in Greenville, South Carolina, and sent in the following notes. After the show went off the air, Bray Wyatt came out and did another promo and called Dean Ambrose. Ambrose came out after a few minutes and another fight broke out. Wyatt beat up Ambrose with a kendo...

And the 2014 Slammy Awards go to…

Slammy Awards

Yesterday WWE revealed the winners of the 2014 Slammy Awards, announcing some of them on WWE.COM and on the pre-show and a few live during the Raw broadcast. The WWE.COM and pre-show winners were: “You Sold Out” for Fan Participation Award; Seth Rollins betraying The Shield for Double-cross of the Year; The Bunny for Animal of the Year; The...

Monday Night Raw TV Report for 12/08/2014

RAW

Tonight, it is the annual Slammy Awards. In all honesty, they’ve been pretty meaningless for at least the last few years or maybe since 1997, when it was a separate show that didn’t invade with current storylines before a Pay-Per-View. (Slight rant!) Nonetheless, Raw will be filled with little golden statues being given out for “Wrestler Of...

Slammy Awards on Monday Night Raw tonight

Slammy Awards

Tonight’s Monday Night Raw will feature the Slammy Awards as the three hour broadcast will hand out some statues to the best of the year. Long-time wrestling fan Seth Green will be the guest host of the Slammy Awards. A bunch of awards are already up on WWE.COM with the winners revealed on the WWE Network pre-show. As of this writing only seven...

Roman Reigns gets married in the Bahamas

Roman Reigns

WWE Superstar Roman Reigns, whose real name is Joe Anoa’i, got married over the weekend to his finance Galina Becker. The wedding took plate at Castaway Cay, a Disney private island in the Bahamas which serves as an exclusive port for the Dinsey Cruise Line ships. Reigns posted several photos of the wedding on his Instagram account @romancreigns...

WWE wishes CM Punk best of luck in the UFC

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In a short and sweet message on WWE.COM, WWE acknowledged CM Punk’s latest move, writing, “WWE wishes Phil Brooks (aka CM Punk) the best of luck in his newest endeavor.” This no doubt comes after Punk said in an interview that WWE will pretend that they don’t know about it and will continue to pretend not to know about it because they...

Voting opens for WWE.COM and Pre-Show 2014 Slammy Awards

Slammy Awards

The WWE.com & Pre-Show 2014 Slammy Awards voting has opened today on the WWE.COM website and so far features 12 categories. The categories and nominees are: Fan Participation Award: “You Sold Out” (Seth Rollins), “Nine Ninety-Nine” (WWE Network), “We The People” (Jack Swagger), “I’m Afraid I’ve Got...

Stairs match addition leads to TLC pay-per-view being renamed

Big Show

The TLC pay-per-view for next week has been renamed to TLC: Tables, Ladders, Chairs…and Stairs with the addition of Big Show vs Erick Rowan in a steel stairs match. The logo of the PPV has also been amended with yellow stairs creatively added to the right side of the logo “And Stairs” added to the name as well. What exactly is a stairs match...