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15th anniversary episode of Smackdown tonight on SyFy

Smackdown

WWE will be celebrating 15 years of Smackdown tonight with a special episode airing on SyFy at 8PM EST. Tonight’s Smackdown is the company’s 790th episode and the show is the second longest-running weekly episodic program in U.S. television, only behind Monday Night Raw. The 15 year anniversary show will feature a backstage skit with The Rock...

Chris Jericho returning to WWE in November

Chris Jericho

Chris Jericho announced on his Twitter that he is returning to WWE in November. Y2J last wrestled at the Night of Champions pay-per-view, losing to Randy Orton. He then disappeared from the picture to continue his work for his band Fozzy. WWE is advertising the former Undisputed WWE champion for the European tour next month which will also have...

The Rock to appear on Smackdown this Friday

The Rock

You will be seeing The Rock one more time this week on WWE television as the former champion will be appearing on the 15 year anniversary of Smackdown which will air this Friday. The show was taped yesterday in Philadelphia and while Rock was not there live in person, he taped a backstage segment on Monday along with Triple H and Stephanie McMahon...

Raw rating for 10/06/2014

RAW

A surprise return from The Rock did not spark any jump in viewership for Raw, as the show did just 3,797,000 viewers over the three hour period, a decrease of nearly quarter of a million viewers from last week’s show. Hour one pulled 3,577,000 viewers, followed by 3,891,000 in the second hour, and then 3,924,000 in the third and final hour...

Philly gets the 2015 Royal Rumble

Royal Rumble

At the conclusion of last night’s Smackdown 15 year anniversary episode, it was announced to the crowd that the 2015 Royal Rumble would be taking place at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, which was also the location for the Smackdown tapings. The show will fall on Sunday, January 25, and according to unconfirmed reports this...

WWE off to Malaysia for two day tour

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WWE Superstars and Divas hopped on a flight to Malaysia today for a quick, two day trip halfway across the world. There will be two back-to-back live non-televised events at the same location in Kuala Lumpur, on October 10 and 11, with the Putra Indoor Stadium playing host. This is the second time that the 10,000 seater stadium will host a WWE...

Two reality TV stars on Raw next week

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WWE will have two celebrities appear on Raw next week, reality TV stars NeNe Leakes and Todd Chrisley. Leakes is best known for her role on Real Housewives of Atlanta as well as a contestant on Dancing With The Stars while Chrisley is the star of Chrisley Knows Best, a show which airs on USA Network and based in Suwanee, north of Atlanta. Raw on...

Mainstream media covers The Rock’s return on Raw

The Rock (WWE)

The surprise appearance of The Rock on Raw yesterday night brought along some mainstream media attention today, giving WWE some additional free advertising thanks to the star power of Dwayne Johnson. CBS Sports, E! Online, Hollywood Life, USA Today, MTV, Zap2It, Sky Sports, and other news websites all covered the return of The Great One with other...

Main event for Hell In A Cell 2014 pay-per-view announced

Seth Rollins

The main event match for Hell In A Cell was finally announced on Raw last night, well, sort of. During the final segment of the show, Triple H announced that John Cena and Dean Ambrose will wrestle in the opening match of the pay-per-view with the winner then proceeding to go against Seth Rollins in a Hell In A Cell match. These were the first two...

The Rock shows up on Raw and drives Brooklyn bananas!

The Rock (WWE)

When The Rock posted a message on Twitter saying he was in New York, alarm bells started to ring as WWE was also in town for Raw and when WWE and The Rock are in the same town, well, usually magic happens. And this time it was no different as the former WWE champion showed up as a surprise during Raw in Brooklyn, his first appearance on WWE...

Total Divas season 3 episode 5 rating

Total Divas 3

Episode 5 of season 3 of Total Divas did better than last week’s episode, getting 1,057,000 viewers, up around 58,000 viewers from episode 4. The season 3 premiere is still the highest rated this season with 1.2 million viewers. (Ratings credit: PWInsider.com)

Monday Night Raw TV report for 10/06/2014

RAW

Raw emanates tonight from the Barclay Center in Brooklyn, New York. We know that Roman Reigns will be appearing; whether it is live or via video is the unknown. He is to provide us an update on his health, and hopefully a timetable for return! After last week, what will the rapport between Dean Ambrose and John Cena be like? How will Seth Rollins...

Cena talks about getting booed on TODAY Show on NBC

John Cena

Former WWE champion John Cena appeared on the TODAY show on NBC this morning to talk about WWE’s partnership with Susan G. Komen and to prepare the ladies, Katie Lee and Hoda, for tonight’s Raw. Cena told the two – who will be appearing tonight – that the WWE fans are very vocal and to be ready for anything. Cena said getting booed...

WWE Network celebrating 15 years of Smackdown this week

Smackdown

The WWE Network will be celebrating 15 years of Smackdown this week as WWE gears up to tape the 15th anniversary episode tomorrow, an episode which will air on SyFy this Friday. Tonight immediately after Raw, WWE will air the Edge & Christian Smackdown special on the Network, a one hour show on two of the biggest Superstars on Smackdown. WWE...

All WrestleMania 31 travel packages now on sale

WrestleMania 31

All five WrestleMania Travel packages are now on sale at WrestleManiaTravel.com with a price range from $900 for the cheapest one all the way to $6,250 for the most expensive. The five packages are split into California Dreamin’, VIP, Platinum, Gold, and Silver, and are available for three nights or four nights which would include staying over...

Total Divas preview for tonight: Scared Straight

Total Divas 3

E! will air episode 5 of season 3 of Total Divas tonight starting at 9PM EST. Titled ‘Scared Straight,’ the synopsis for tonight’s show reads, “Brie is left feeling overwhelmed when Daniel Bryan’s injury takes a turn for the worst; Ariane’s mother calls with a desperate plea for help; and Eva is shocked when Jonathan makes a dangerous...

Roman Reigns on Raw tomorrow

Roman Reigns

Roman Reigns is expected to be on Raw tomorrow night to give his first interview on television since he had to undergo emergency hernia surgery last month. It is still not clear if Reigns will be there live or having a taped interview and shown as “live via satellite” but if he is there live there will be zero physical activity for Reigns. The...

Sting DVD sneak peek on WWE Network tonight

Sting

Tonight, the WWE Network will air a sneak peek of The Best of Sting DVD which was just released in stores. This will only be a thirty minute presentation, giving you a glimpse inside the seven hour collection of the best matches and moments of the former WCW champion. The show starts at 10PM EST immediately following the WWE Countdown series and...