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CM Punk’s profile on WWE.COM moved to Alumni section

CM Punk

CM Punk is officially gone from WWE.COM’s active roster list just one day before his contract expires completely. His profile has been moved under the WWE Alumni section. Punk signed a new WWE deal in July of 2011 prior to winning the WWE title from John Cena at Money In The Bank in front of his home town fans of Chicago. He last appeared for...

WWE selling Sting t-shirts on online store

Sting

After announcing that Sting would be part of the WWE 2K15 as the pre-order exclusive, WWE started selling official Sting merchandise on the WWEShop.com. Selling someone’s merchandise requires a special licensing agreement or contract so the TNA Hall of Famer has done some sort of agreement directly with WWE for sure apart from one with 2K for...

Brock Lesnar expected back on television after Battleground

Brock Lesnar (WWE)

The beast is coming back! Former UFC and WWE Heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar is scheduled to return to WWE television imminently to start his SummerSlam program with the current champion. On RAW last night, Paul Heyman offered Triple H and Stephanie McMahon a “plan C” just in case everything else fails at the Battleground pay-per-view on...

Sting arrives to WWE 2K15

Sting

Former WCW and TNA champion Sting has finally made his debut on RAW, in a promo video for the upcoming WWE 2K15 video game. The highly anticipated 07.14.14 date that Sting tweeted last week came yesterday and just like rumors suggested, it wasn’t a live appearance from The Icon, but rather a pretty bad ass commercial to hype up the release of...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 07/14/2014

RAW

With six nights before Battleground, will sure to have be had tonight! Three more matches for the Pay-Per-View as been made since a week ago, with Dean Ambrose being able to officially get his hands on Seth Rollins, Chris Jericho and Bray Wyatt going at it, and Paige getting her rematch for the Divas Championship against A.J. Lee! Last week...

Sting’s 07.14.14 date has arrived

Sting

07.14.14. That’s what Sting tweeted last week and it sent the Internet wrestling community in delirium. Sting’s likely appearance on RAW tonight will probably come in the form a video to hype up the release of the WWE 2K15 video game, a game which for the first time ever, Sting will be a part of. There are no confirmed reports that Sting will...

Flo Rida to appear on RAW next week in Miami

WWE

Flo Rida will be appearing on next week’s Monday Night RAW as WWE rolls into the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. “Going to show @WWE what’s #BestforBusiness when I rock @AAArena during #Raw on Monday, July 21 in Miami,” Flo Rida wrote on his Twitter today. The 34 year old artist is a big WWE fan and has appeared at WrestleMania...

Wyatt and Bellas replace Cena at San Antonio Comic Con

Bella Twins

Bray Wyatt along with Nikki and Brie Bella have been added to the San Antonio Comic Con, replacing John Cena who had to cancel his appearance due to filming. Wyatt will pose for photo ops beginning at 11AM, then sign autographs from 11:45AM to 1:30PM. The Bella Twins will begin their dual and single photo ops at 1:30PM followed by an autograph...

The Very Best of WCW Monday Nitro special on WWE Network tonight

WWE Network

For the second week in a row WWE will not produce a RAW post-show for the WWE Network tonight but instead will air a special show called The Very Best of WCW Monday Nitro starting at 11:06PM EST. The special is to try and lure in more fans to subscribe to the Network just like last week WWE gave a preview of the upcoming Monday Night War show that...

Ric Flair gets physical on his first night back in WWE

Ric Flair

Sixteen time World Heavyweight champion Ric Flair returned to the WWE last night at the non-televised live event in Madison Square Garden in New York. Flair not only captained the 10 lumberjacks who were in John Cena’s corner but also got physical in the ring with Cena’s opponent of the night, Bray Wyatt. The Nature Boy ended up in the ring...

WWE wraps up tour of Japan

John Cena

WWE Superstars and Divas wrapped up their three day tour in Japan yesterday which saw the company performing two shows in Tokyo and one in Osaka in front of lively Japanese crowds. Everyone is now back in the United States and ready for tomorrow’s three hour RAW taping however two of the Superstars from the tour – John Cena and Bray Wyatt...

Daniel Bryan autobiography planned for April 2015

Daniel Bryan

PWInsider.com is reporting that WWE is working on releasing an autobiography of Daniel Bryan with the work title so far being, “YES! My Improbable Journey to the Main Event of WrestleMania.” Daniel Bryan will be writing the book along with WWE staff writer Craig Tello, whose only other book so far is the short Shawn Michaels one which...

Kenta unveiled as newest WWE Superstar in Osaka

kenta

One of Japan’s most exciting and most popular wrestlers, Kenta, was unveiled as the newest WWE Superstar at a non-televised live event in Osaka, Japan, today. A signing ceremony took place inside the ring with Kenta, Hulk Hogan, and Jimmy Hart all present. “Kenta is an incredible performer who brings the crowd to its feet when he steps into...

Kane and Hornswoggle at Comic Con San Diego for WWE Studios

WWE Studios

WWE Studios and Lionsgate will host a panel to highlight and share secrets from the set of their soon-to-be-released Leprechaun: Origins and See No Evil 2 at the upcoming Comic-Con International in San Diego. The panel will feature See No Evil 2 directors Jen and Sylvia Soska, who will be joined by Kane and “scream queen” Danielle Harris. Also...

Hulk Hogan at KENTA press conference tomorrow

Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan will be at the WWE press conference tomorrow in Osaka, Japan, for the unveiling of KENTA as the newest WWE Superstar. The angle being played is that KENTA will be the first person “signed” by Hulk Hogan for WWE and his arrival to the company is bringing a lot of hype. Hogan recorded a short video for WWE’s Instagram account where...

WWE to report 2014 Q2 results on July 31

WWE

WWE today announced that it will report its 2014 second quarter results on Thursday, July 31, 2014, before the opening of the market. Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon and Chief Strategy & Financial Officer George Barrios will host the conference call beginning at 11:00AM EST to discuss the results. These results will include financial data from...

Ric Flair returning on WWE television next week

Ric Flair

Two time WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair has been written into story lines for Monday’s RAW in Richmond and Smackdown the next day in Fayetteville and he is expected to resume his WWE on-screen duties full time after that. Flair will be part of the Madison Square Garden show that WWE will have on Saturday, July 12, and will lead a team of 10...

RAW rating for 07/07/2014

RAW

Monday Night RAW this week drew 4,381,000 viewers, up slightly by 50,000 viewers from last week’s show. Hour one of the show had 4,183,000 viewers, followed by 4,514,000 in the second hour, and then down to 4,447,000 in the third and final hour. (Ratings credit: PWInsider.com)

WWE starts three day tour in Japan tomorrow

Hulk Hogan

WWE Superstars and Divas are currently on the way (or probably already arrived) in the Land of the Rising Sun for a three day tour in the country. The company will be holding three shows – two at the Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo and one at the Maishima Arena in Osaka, for the yearly tour of Japan. WWE Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan is also making...

The Business Insider looks at the WWE Network

WWE Network

The Business Insider has covered WWE’s latest attempt to get more WWE Network subscribers by offering another free week trial with no credit card required for sign up. The Insider says that things are “looking grim” for the company and its “money-losing streaming video service,” is far off from the 1,400,000 subscribers it need to make...