Category - WWE

Mainstream media covers Jon Stewart’s appearance on Raw

Seth Rollins

Jon Stewart’s appearance on WWE’s Monday Night Raw was very well received and his name was trending worldwide on Twitter well after the show was over. WWE got some free publicity as well as several media websites covered Stewart’s angle with Seth Rollins. Entertainment Weekly, ABC, Fox Sports, Huffington Post, TMZ, Maxim, CBS, Sports...

Total Divas season 3 episode 17 rating

Total Divas

Total Divas’ latest episode, number 17 of season 3 titled Model Behavior, received 1,405,000 viewers this past Sunday, which makes it the second highest rated episode of season 3 so far just behind episode 11 which was the mid-season premiere. The show got a nice 400,000 increase in viewership over last week’s episode. (Ratings credit:...

USA Network to air one hour version of WWE Hall of Fame ceremony

WWE Hall of Fame

WWE and USA Network issued a press release announcing that a one-hour special highlighting the 2015 WWE Hall of Fame induction ceremony will air on Monday, March 30 at 11PM EST, immediately following Monday Night Raw. This will be the ninth consecutive year that USA will be airing a version of the Hall of Fame. The WWE Network will be airing the...

Alundra Blayze joins WWE Hall of Fame class of 2015

Madusa

WWE announced that 51 year old Debrah Miceli, the artist formerly known as Madusa and Alundra Blayze, will be the fifth inductee in the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2015. Miceli’s wrestling career started in 1984 and in 1986 she made her debut in the AWA – American Wrestling Association – feuding with another WWE Hall of Famer, Sherri...

Monday Night Raw TV Report for 03/02/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw TV Report for March 2nd, 2015 – “A Little Help From ‘Friends’?” Introduction Segment: Welcoming The regular Raw video plays and the pyrotechnic go kaboom in the arena! Michael Cole welcomes us to the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey to continue the “Road To WrestleMania.” Segment #2: Arena Promo &...

AJ Lee backstage at Raw today, scheduled to appear on the show

AJ

PWInsider.com is reporting that former Divas champion AJ Lee is backstage at Monday Night Raw today, one week after calling out Stephanie McMahon on Twitter. Tonight’s Raw is live from New Jersey, which is AJ’s home state, so it sort of makes sense to have her there although the timing seems interesting considering the events that happened on...

WWE 24 takes a look at Booker T in new episode tonight

Booker T

The second episode of the behind-the-scenes WWE 24 WWE Network series debuts tonight featuring WWE Hall of Famer Booker T in an episode titled, “Booker T: Sentenced To Greatness.” The 30 minute program starts right after Monday Night Raw and will take a look at Booker T’s younger days when he was in prison and then his road to becoming a...

Rusev and Lana buy $644,000 house in Nashville

Rusev

TMZ.COM is reporting that WWE Superstar and US champion Rusev and his manager and real life girlfriend Lana have purchased a property in Nashville, Tennessee. The couple have been dating for less than two years but they have signed the papers for the 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom 11.56 acres home for $644,000. The property also includes a pond, hot tub...

Chris Jericho wraps up latest WWE non-televised events deal

Chris Jericho

Chris Jericho’s two-month deal with WWE ended yesterday which saw him participating in fifteen non-televised live events. His short extension did not include any television or pay-per-view appearances and was strictly limited to house shows only. Starting on March 4, Jericho joins his band Fozzy for a European tour playing every single day up...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: Model Behavior

Total Divas

Total Divas returns on E! tonight with episode 18 of season 3 which is titled Model Behavior. There are two more episodes left after this one which will wrap season 3. The synopsis for the show reads, “Ariane is embarrassed for her father to meet Vinnie’s family; Nattie struggles with supporting TJ’s new career choice when he strips...

WWE champion Brock Lesnar attends the UFC 184 pay-per-view

Brock Lesnar (UFC)

WWE World Heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar was cage side at the UFC 184 pay-per-view yesterday in Los Angeles, California, putting more fuel to the fire that he is going to the UFC following WrestleMania. “Brock was in town, he was here to talking to some people and apparently he’s a fan of the UFC and he wanted to come watch some fights,”...

WWE celebrates Hulk Hogan at Madison Square Garden

Hulk Hogan

WWE celebrated Hulk Hogan and Hulkamania yesterday at Madison Square Garden during a non-televised live event billed as Hulk Hogan Appreciation Night. Jimmy Hart was the first one out to talk about Hogan and was then followed by Scott Hall and Kevin Nash who came out to the iconic nWo theme song. After taking a couple of surveys, Nash then...

Hulk Hogan Appreciation Night tonight at Madison Square Garden

Hulk Hogan

Madison Square Garden plays host to a special WWE night today as Hulk Hogan returns to the world’s most famous arena for the first time in over a decade for a non-televised live event promoted as Hulk Hogan Appreciation Night. Apart from Hogan, Kevin Nash and Scott Hall will also make an appearance and those two will be together at MSG for the...

Seth Rollins appears on The Daily Show and invites Stewart to Raw

Seth Rollins

Seth Rollins showed up on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart yesterday, first appearing in a split screen interrupting one of the segments and then while Stewart was cutting a promo on him, Rollins came out from behind with his Money In The Bank briefcase. Rollins told Stewart to “bring it” and Stewart said that he will but unfortunately he...

Rey Mysterio gone from WWE

Rey Mysterio

Former WWE and World Heavyweight champion Rey Mysterio is officially gone from the company, ending a 13 year WWE career which started in 2002. His profile on WWE.COM has already been moved to the Alumni section. The 40 year old popular Superstar made his debut in the WWE on a July 2002 edition of Smackdown and quickly became one of the main men of...