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Extreme Rules 2014 live on pay-per-view and WWE Network tonight

Wyatt Family

Live from the Izod Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey, WWE presents Extreme Rules on pay-per-view and WWE Network. The full card is as follows: Daniel Bryan vs Kane in an extreme rules match for the WWE World Heavyweight title; Evolution vs The Shield in a six-man tag team match; Bray Wyatt vs John Cena in a steel cage match; Paige vs Tamina...

Creative odds and bets for Extreme Rules 2014

WWE

Creative odds and bets for tomorrow’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view have been published by Betfair Casino. These odds can obviously change if there are strong betting with lots of money leaning towards one way, similar to what happened when Undertaker was first clear favorite to keep his streak at WrestleMania and then all of a sudden massive money...

WWE wins Webby Award for the mobile app

WWE

The WWE App won a Webby Award through a fan voting of the People’s Voice Award in the Sports Mobile & Apps category. WWE will be honored at the Webby Awards ceremony on Monday, May 19, at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. With more than 11 million downloads in 220 countries, the WWE App beat out The Nike SB App, Visa 360 Cam and NCAA...

Tough Enough returning on WWE Network

Tough Enough

During the conference call held today to talk about the Q1 2014 earnings, it was revealed that Tough Enough is making a comeback on the WWE Network, and the show immediately started trending on Twitter. The show will be coming later this year along with another season of WWE Countdown and the Monday Night War program, another original show. No...

WWE Network generates $4.4 million in first quarter

WWE Network

By the time the first quarter ended on March 31, 2014, the WWE Network had 495,000 subscribers which generated $4.4 million in subscription revenue. From that date till the day after WrestleMania on April 7, WWE managed to attract an additional 172,287 subscribers which adds over $1.6 million more in revenue that will be recorded in the Q2...

Q1 2014 revenue for each WWE department

WWE HQ

Five of the eight money-making departments within WWE registered an increase in revenue when compared to the same quarter of last year. The five winners are WWE Network and pay-per-view which saw an increase of 15% to $18.4 million from $16.0 million in the prior year quarter; TV revenues increased 8% to $40.6 million from $37.7 million; Home...

WWE announces Q1 2014 earning results

WWE HQ

WWE today announced financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2014. For the quarter, the Company reported a Net loss of $8.0 million compared to Net income of $3.0 million in the first quarter last year. The decline in Net income was driven by the Company’s launch the WWE Network and lower results from its video game licensing...

Four wrestlers from NXT released

Mason Ryan

PWInsider.com is reporting that three NXT Superstars and one Diva were released today. The four unfortunate to receive the pink slip are Mason Ryan, Oliver Grey, Danny Burch, and Shaul Guerrero. Mason Ryan was part of WWE’s main roster in 2011 and aligned himself with the Nexus when CM Punk headed the group. He last appeared on WWE television at...

AT&T U-Verse drops Extreme Rules PPV from schedule

WWE

AT&T U-Verse has also dropped Extreme Rules from its pay-per-view schedule with their website only listing WrestleMania XXX as the sole WWE event being offered by the company. Events for May currently advertised are the Mayweather vs Maidana boxing, Bellator’s Alvarez vs Chandler III, and UFC 173: Barao vs Dillashaw. Extreme Rules has...

RAW rating for 04/28/2014

RAW

Monday Night RAW did a 3.3 rating this week with an average viewership of 4,610,000, up 471,000 from last week’s show. The first hour did 4,512,000, followed by 4,667,000 in the second hour, and finally 4,652,000 in the third and final hour. (Ratings credit: PWInsider.com)

WWE Network finally lands on the Xbox One

WWE Network

WWE announced today that that the WWE Network app has been added to the Xbox One console after several reports on Twitter from different users said that the app was available to download. WWE has said before that the Network would be coming to the Playstation 4 in the Summer with no proper date given. The company had several issues with the Xbox...

Two new matches added for this Sunday’s Extreme Rules

Antonio Cesaro

Two new matches were announced for Extreme Rules this coming Sunday on last night’s RAW. The first match is El Torito vs Hornswoggle which will be part of the pre-show. The match is being called a WeeLC match, we guess a TLC match for vertically challenged people. The second match, which will be part of the actual pay-per-view, is a three-way...

Total Divas season 2 episode 6 rating

Total Divas

The sixth episode of season two of Total Divas last Sunday did 1.14 million viewers, down from last week’s 1.39 million. The episode, titled ‘The House Sitters,’ is one of the lowest rated episodes of the whole series. Total Divas returns this Sunday, going head to head with Extreme Rules.

Monday Night Raw TV Report for 04/28/2014

RAW

We have a lot on the cards tonight as it is the go-home show for Extreme Rules! First-up, is the finals in the Intercontinental Championship #1 Contender’s Tournament. Bad News Barrett faces Rob Van Dam – who will prevail to take on I.C. Champ Big E. at the Pay-Per-View this Sunday? Also officially made is Daniel Bryan defending his WWE World...