Category - WWE

Daniel Bryan removed from advertising for tonight’s Raw

Daniel Bryan

Just before Extreme Rules started, WWE announced that Daniel Bryan would not be appearing at the pay-per-view, saying that he was medically unable to compete. WWE.COM has removed Bryan from tonight’s Raw advertising however the Resch Center, the home of tonight’s Raw, is still promoting Daniel Bryan on the event page. He is still advertised...

Jerry Springer debuts new show on WWE Network tonight

WWE Network

Jerry Springer will make his WWE Network debut tonight with his brand new show titled ‘Jerry Springer Presents WWE Too Hot For TV.’ The show will be available on demand right after Monday Night Raw is over although it is not part of the live schedule. Springer has appeared as a Raw guest host twice before, in 2010 and 2014. In the 2014...

King of the Ring tournament returning on WWE TV

King of the Ring

The King of the Ring tournament is returning to WWE, starting tonight on Monday Night Raw and then tomorrow during a live broadcast on the WWE Network starting at 8PM EST. The live presentation on the WWE Network will run for an hour and will be held at the I Wireless Center in Moline, Illinois, where Smackdown will be taped. The participants of...

Extreme Rules 2015 pay-per-view results

Extreme Rules

Here are the results from last night’s Extreme Rules 2015 pay-per-view which took place at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois. Neville defeated Bad News Barrett in the kickoff match; Dean Ambrose defeated Luke Harper in a Chicago street fight; Dolph Ziggler defeated Sheamus in a kiss me arse match; The New Day defeated Tyson Kidd and...

Betting odds for tonight’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view

Seth Rollins

In odds just hours before the pay-per-view is scheduled to kick off, Seth Rollins is the clear favorite to retain the WWE World Heavyweight title against Randy Orton tonight at Extreme Rules, with Rollins at 1/9 and Orton at 5/1. In other bets, Cena is also favorite to retain at 1/10, Nikki Bella is at 4/7 to win, Reigns is 1/7 favorite against...

Extreme Rules 2015 live on pay-per-view and WWE Network tonight

Extreme Rules

Live tonight from the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois, WWE presents Extreme Rules on pay-per-view and the WWE Network. The full card is as follows: Seth Rollins vs Randy Orton for the WWE World Heavyweight title in a steel cage match with Kane as the cage gatekeeper; John Cena vs Rusev for the United States title in a Russian chain match;...

Suplex City t-shirt available on WWEShop.com

Brock Lesnar

It was coming sooner or later and WWE is now ready to make some money off Suplex City! WWEShop.com has released the first Suplex City t-shirt which has the standard highway sign, the Lesnar logo, and an F5 exit on the front and on the back has a Danger Ahead sign with someone getting suplexed. The price is $24.99 for the regular shirt and $21.99...

Samoa Joe backstage at NXT television tapings

Samoa Joe

PWInsider.com is reporting that former TNA champion Samoa Joe was backstage at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, yesterday at the NXT television tapings. Joe, who left TNA a couple of months ago, is rumored to start working for WWE soon with NXT being his initial home. WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross, who was also at the show, wrote on...

Top matches for the next NXT Takeover special in May

Kevin Owens

The top matches for the next NXT Takeover special on the WWE Network were revealed during last night’s set of NXT tapings held in Winter Park, Florida, at Full Sail University. The main event will be a rematch of the last Takeover event featuring Kevin Owens defending his NXT title against Sami Zayn. The NXT Women’s title will also be on the...

Dolph Ziggler follows Lana with a rant of his own

Dolph Ziggler

Lana was not the only one who decided to rant on a sensitive subject on Twitter today as Dolph Ziggler seemingly aired his frustration in WWE in one of his typical long messages. Saying he has the “boyz to make the noize,” the former World champion threw in a couple of shots at his Extreme Rules opponent Sheamus. “Overachievement &...

Daniel Bryan expected to be out for the next four weeks

Daniel Bryan

According to several sources, Daniel Bryan is expected to miss this Sunday’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view and will be out for an additional 3 to 4 weeks due to his injuries. The Intercontinental champion has not wrestled since the Smackdown tapings in London and even then he was very limited in his tag team match with John Cena to prevent further...

NXT brand going on tour in May and June

NXT

NXT is going on tour in May and June and apart from the usual Florida spots, the brand will now be going to Philadelphia, Albany, Pittsburgh, Cleveland, and Columbus. The bulk of the tour is in NXT’s home state of Florida with shows in Lakeland, Tampa, Cocoa Beach, Largo, Starke, Citrus Springs, and Venice. However five out-of-state...

Raw rating for 04/20/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw somewhat rebounded in the ratings this week, getting a total of 4,038,000 viewers for the three hour show, up 370,000 viewers from last week’s taped show from London. Hour one did 4,105,000, followed by 4,136,000 in the second hour, and then it dipped to 3,873,000 in the third and final hour. (Ratings credit: PWInsider.com)

Foley’s WWE Network comedy special adds more guests

Mick Foley

Mick Foley’s Cheap Pops comedy show this Friday at Full Sail University will feature more guests other than the already announced JBL and Jim Ross. Other guests announced by Foley for the show include NXT’s Sasha Banks, Bayley, and Becky Lynch, former WWE Superstar Scotty 2 Hotty, and his daughter Noelle. The show will be taped by WWE and will...

Family in India blames WWE for teenage son’s death

WWE HQ

A family in Kolkata, India, is blaming WWE for the death of their son after the 14 year old was found dead with a rope tied around his neck. “He was watching the WWE and aping a karate move. He had climbed a chair and tied one end of the belt to the window. His mother had gone to the toilet at that time. When she came back, she saw him lying...

WWE 2K15 coming to PC with a Windows version

WWE 2K15

WWE 2K15 will be released for personal computers this Spring as 2K is prepping up a Windows version of the game, joining the Playstation and Xbox consoles. The PC version of WWE 2K15 will include most of what’s available in the consoles version, including MyCareer and 2K Showcase modes. In addition to the full game itself, PC gamers who pick up...

Intercontinental title match may not happen at Extreme Rules

Daniel Bryan

The Intercontinental title match at Extreme Rules featuring the champ Daniel Byran taking on Wade Barrett may not take place after all due to Daniel Byran’s ongoing health issues. During the rundown of matches on Raw last night, it was noted that the match will only take place “Daniel Bryan’s health permitting.” The announcers did not...

NXT to hold live event in Albany, New York, in May

NXT

After successful shows outside of Florida at the Arnold Classic and WrestleMania weekend, NXT is branching out again and this time Albany, New York, will get some NXT action in May. The historic Washington Avenue Armory will host NXT on Saturday, May 16 and the 1890-built arena will be configured to host in the range of 3,500 fans. This is not the...