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Microsoft acknowledges WWE Network problems on Xbox 360

WWE Network

Microsoft has acknowledged the problems of the WWE Network app on their Xbox 360 and provided a short notice on their website. Posted yesterday afternoon, the statement reads, “Are you having trouble using your WWE app on your Xbox 360 console? We’ve got you covered, Xbox members! Thanks for being patient while we work toward a fix...

Hulk Hogan appears on NBC’s Today Show

Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan surprised the hosts of NBC’s Today Show this morning and presented co-host – and big fan – Willie Giest with a replica of the WWE title. Hogan said that he returned “home” to the WWE and promoted WrestleMania XXX as well as the WWE Network in his two and a half minute appearance on the show. The Hulkster asked Giest...

Wyatts vs Shield headlines RAW next Monday

Wyatt Family

Next Monday’s RAW which will be broadcasting live from the Allstate Arena in Chicago, Illinois, will feature a massive main event, a rematch from the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view featuring The Shield vs The Wyatt Family. The only other thing confirmed is the appearance of Brock Lesnar, who will be back to respond to Undertaker’s chokeslam...

RAW rating for 02/24/2014

RAW

RAW this week with the fall out from the Elimination Chamber and the return of Hulk Hogan and the Undertaker did a 3.31 rating and a total of 4,661,000 viewers, up almost 300,000 viewers from last week’s show. Hour one which kicked off with Hogan did 4,892,000, followed by 4,778,000 in the second hour before dropping big time to 4,313,000 in the...

WWE yanks the WWE Network channel from Canadian Apple TVs

WWE Network

If you’re a Canadian and you were using the Apple TV to watch the WWE Network you are in for bad news today: WWE has yanked the WWE Network channel from Apple TV in Canada. Much to the enjoyment – and surprise – of Canadian fans, the WWE Network channel popped up on their Apple TV screens even though the Network is supposed to be...

Breaking Bad star to guest host RAW next week

RAW

Hollywood actor Aaron Paul, best known for his role as Jesse Pinkman in the hit AMC series Breaking Bad will be the guest host of Monday Night RAW next week as the show rolls into Chicago, Illinois. Paul will be there to promote his new film Need For Speed, based on the very popular video game which is released in theaters nationwide on March 14.

Different problems hit the WWE Network on day two

WWE Network

Day two of the WWE Network continued with some issues although this time it wasn’t the processing of new accounts but rather the actual streaming. A post on the WWE Network Twitter account said that a technical issue with the video-on-demand library is affecting around 20% of the viewers and they were once again working with MLBAM to solve the...

Undertaker to face off against Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania XXX

The Undertaker

The Undertaker returned on Monday Night RAW yesterday and made his WrestleMania match against Brock Lesnar official in the final segment of the show. Taker came out before Lesnar and Paul Heyman were about to walk out of the ring after they were given an open contract for WrestleMania with an opponent of their choosing. After Paul Heyman handed...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 02/24/2014

RAW

Tonight, we are officially on the “Road To WrestleMania!” No more Pay-Per-View stops in between now and April 6th! As always, I have no idea what happened at Elimination Chamber last night – truly want to be surprise, and hopefully in a good way with Orton losing the championship. (I’m sorry, I really just don’t want...

Hulk Hogan and Undertaker return to RAW tonight

The Undertaker

In case you have been living under a rock the past few days, WWE Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan will make his return tonight on Monday Night RAW, his first WWE appearance since December 2007. Hogan won’t be the only one making his return on RAW, as The Undertaker is also scheduled to return, his first appearance since April of last year. Taker will be...

Apple TV adds the WWE Network channel

WWE Network

The WWE Network arrived on the Apple TV as its own channel much to the relief of owners of the device after WWE kept refusing to mention that it would be on the box. The Apple TV was never mentioned anywhere although during the launch event it was hinted that the WWE Network would be on a device that they couldn’t mention at the time and WWE...

WWE Network sign up rush overloads WWE servers

WWE Network

As 9AM hit, WWE fans across the U.S. hit the WWE.COM website to sign up for the WWE Network, slowing down the servers and making it difficult to sign up for new accounts. WWE acknowledged the problem and issued a small statement saying, “Please be patient if you’re ordering WWE Network as we’re experiencing extremely high demand. Your order...

WWE Network launched today

WWE Network

Mark it down on your calendars, because today, February 24, is one of the most important days in the history of WWE and professional wrestling. WWE today officially launched the WWE Network in the United States, a 24/7 scheduled and on-demand streaming service. For $9.99 a month on a six month commitment, fans can enjoy over one thousand hours of...

Randy Orton survives the Elimination Chamber

Randy Orton

Here are the results from last night’s Elimination Chamber pay-per-view which took place from the Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Cody Rhodes and Goldust defeated Curtis Axel and Ryback in the kickoff match; Big E defeated Jack Swagger to retain the Intercontinental title; New Age Outlaws defeated The Usos to retain the Tag Team titles;...

Elimination Chamber 2014 live on pay-per-view tonight

Elimination Chamber

Live tonight from the Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, WWE presents the Elimination Chamber on pay-per-view. The full card is as follows: Randy Orton vs Sheamus vs Christian vs John Cena vs Cesaro vs Daniel Bryan for the WWE title in an Elimination Chamber match; Batista vs Alberto Del Rio; Big E vs Jack Swagger for the Intercontinental...

Elimination Chamber not airing on Xbox WWE app

Elimination Chamber

WWE.COM has announced that the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view will not be streamed on Microsoft’s Xbox WWE app due to the WWE Network launch tomorrow. The WWE Network will be part of the Xbox and will be available on the Xbox 360 tomorrow. Availability of the Network on the Xbox One console will come in the Summer according to WWE. The...

CM Punk and Steve Austin at UFC 170

CM Punk

Former WWE champion CM Punk was at the UFC 170 pay-per-view last night in Las Vegas, Nevada, and briefly appeared on camera. Punk was wearing a hoodie to cover up as he was sitting cage side right next to UFC President Dana White. Punk is a big fan of the UFC, often attending events and at one point was supposed to walk out with Chael Sonnen at an...

Hulk Hogan comments on his WWE return

Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan made his first comments yesterday after he was revealed by the WWE as being the host of WrestleMania XXX in a press release. “Well I guess it’s that time again, I hope they are ready, this is gonna be the best run ever, it’s great to finally be home,” Hogan said, writing “WWE4LIFE” at the end of his tweet. The...