WWE CFO expects new TV deal by early May

WWE’s Chief Strategy & Financial Officer George Barrios told Bloomberg that the company is expected to announce a new TV partner by the end of April or beginning May, hinting at a move away from NBC Universal’s properties. Barrios said

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McMahon tweets about being listed on Forbes’ billionaires list

WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon isn’t much of a tweeter. In fact, ever since joining Twitter on April 2 of last year, the boss has tweeted just 80 times and has just around 585,000 followers. McMahon tweeted yesterday to

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Trish Stratus to appear at WrestleMania Axxess in New Orleans

WWE Hall of Famer Trish Stratus will be at the WrestleMania Axxess in New Orleans this year, her first meet and greet in the United States in almost three years. It’s still has not been announced which sessions she will

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SummerSlam 2014 travel packages announced

The SummerSlam travel packages have been released by WWE, with two packages available for order – platinum and gold. The platinum ones offer ringside seats within the first six rows, a VIP pre-party, breakfast with WWE Superstars, collectible ringside chair,

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WWE stocks hits $30 during trading day

WWE stocks went even higher today, hitting the $30 mark during the trading day before closing Thursday at $29.80 a piece. The $29.80 closing resulted in a 9.96% increase over yesterday, putting a market cap on WWE of $2.04 billion.

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Main Event to start airing weekly on WWE Network on Tuesdays

WWE announced that beginning on March 11, Main Event will start airing on the WWE Network at 8PM EST on Tuesdays, one day before the actual television broadcast on iON. WWE is marketing the show as being live on the

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WWE Network goes down for several hours, service now restored

The WWE Network suffered another outage this morning across all devices and platforms, prompting a new wave of complaints from subscribers on social media especially the WWE Network Facebook page. The outage lasted a couple of hours but the service

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RAW rating for 03/04/2014

Monday Night RAW from Chicago drew 4,577,000 viewers and a 3.26 rating, down slightly by 84,000 viewers from last week’s show which featured the return of Hulk Hogan and the Undertaker. Hour one did 4,672,000 viewers, followed by 4,620,000 in

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WWE hits 14 year high on Wall Street today

WWE smashed its 14 year high on Wall Street today, closing the day at 26.23, a whooping 13.06% increase over yesterday’s closing. At the end of the day, WWE stocks added $3.03 during the whole trading day and in after-hours

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Xbox 360 issues with the WWE Network fixed

WWE issued an e-mail to its WWE Network subscribers announcing that they have resolved the login problem for its Xbox 360 users. “The WWE Network login issue for Xbox 360 users has been resolved, and we apologize for any inconvenience,”

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Two big matches announced for tonight’s live Main Event

Tonight’s special live broadcast of Main Event on the WWE Network will feature two big matches which aren’t usually reserved for the show. Trying to attract viewers to the WWE Network’s live broadcast to continue to test out the system,

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Payback 2014 pay-per-view comes to Chicago

WWE will be returning to the Allstate Arena in Chicago, Illinois, for the Payback pay-per-view which will take place on Sunday, June 1. The pre-sale has already started on Ticketmaster.com using the password WWEPAYBACK and tickets will go on sale

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Paul Bearer announced for the 2014 WWE Hall of Fame

The WWE Hall of Fame class of 2014 got a new addition last night as the late Paul Bearer was announced to join the Ultimate Warrior, Jake “The Snake” Roberts, and Lita, come April 5. Paul Bearer’s WWE career started

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Monday Night Raw TV Report for 03/03/2014

Once again, Raw is in my favourite American city tonight: Chicago! The biggest question is, will a certain Chi-town wrestler be there, or is he truly off the roster? It would be a decent work of all of this leading

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Brock Lesnar responds to the Undertaker tonight on RAW

Tonight’s Monday Night RAW – hosted by actor Aaron Paul – is headlined by a rematch from the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view featuring The Shield taking on The Wyatt Family. We can hear the “this is awesome” chants already! Both Brock

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Vince McMahon makes it on Forbes Billionaire List for 2014

He might not be number one on the chart, but WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon has made it on the 2014 Forbes Billionaires List. McMahon came in #1,372 in the world’s richest people, with a net worth of $1.2

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Chicago crowd ready for war tonight on RAW

WWE will find themselves in somewhat of a hostile territory tonight as the Chicago crowd will surely try to hijack RAW. Known as one of the toughest and loudest professional wrestling crowds, the Chicago crowd is so far missing their

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Main Event to air live tomorrow on WWE Network

Main Event will air live on the WWE Network tomorrow as well as on iON on Wednesday night in its usual time slot. While there are no plans to move Main Event live every week on the WWE Network, this

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WrestleMania XXX pay-per-view poster revealed

WWE’s WrestleMania poster to promote the pay-per-view for their PPV partners features eight WWE Superstars and no CM Punk in sight. The poster features Daniel Bryan and Bray Wyatt at the top, followed by Brock Lesnar, John Cena, and Batista

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Hulk Hogan talks about the Ultimate Warrior

WWE.COM scored an interview with the recently-returned Hulk Hogan about his come back, his relationship with Vince McMahon, meeting everyone backstage, and WrestleMania. Perhaps the most striking question was about the Ultimate Warrior, a man who Hogan has a long

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