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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...

Black Friday a good Friday for WWEShop.com

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WWE today announced it has registered its single biggest online sales day ever, drawing a 44% increase in sales on WWEShop.com compared to last year’s record-setting day. This is in addition to another record-breaking Cyber Monday with sales showing a 32% increase year-over-year, making it the second best-selling day on WWEShop.com ever. The...

Raw rating for 12/01/2014

RAW

Monday Night Raw this week drew an average of 3,883,000 viewers over three hours, down considerably from the 4,242,000 the show did last week. Hour one did 4,227,000 viewers and then it went down throughout the rest of the show, with 3,952,000 in the second hour, and 3,471,000 in the third and final hour. The show lost three quarters of a million...

WWE and Heath Slater issue statements on arrest warrant story

Heath Slater

Late yesterday afternoon stories online surfaced citing a report by Fox 5 Atlanta that an arrest warrant was issued for WWE Superstar Heath Slater for an alleged incident that occurred during the WrestleMania XXVII weekend. The website for Fox 5 Atlanta at myfoxatlanta.com did not carry such a story online and is not carrying a story today either...

First 2014 Slammy Awards categories announced

Slammy Awards

The first four categories for this year’s Slammy Awards have been revealed on WWE.COM however the nominees won’t be announced yet. The categories revealed so far are Superstar of the Year, Match of the Year, Tag Team of The Year, and Tweet It! Best Twitter Handle or Social Champion. More categories will be announced on the WWE social media...

Lesnar removed from Slammy Raw and added to post-TLC Raw

Brock Lesnar

Brock Lesnar was removed from all advertising for this Monday’s Slammy Awards Raw and will not be appearing on the show. The WWE World Heavyweight champion however has been booked for the Raw following the TLC pay-per-view at the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. Lesnar’s photo was also added to the WWE.COM entry of that particular Raw as...

Post-WrestleMania 31 Raw tickets pre-sale kicks off today

WrestleMania 31

The much-anticipated Raw after WrestleMania tickets went on pre-sale today on Ticketmaster.com. The show, taking place from the SAP Center in San Jose, California, on March 30, is usually one of the most important – and loudest – Raws of the year and features a surprise or two to kick start a “new season” for WWE. Fans who wish to...