Category - WWE

Sting and WWE in talks over a deal

Sting

Sting and the WWE appear to be close to reach a deal that will see the former WCW, NWA, and TNA champion jump ship to WWE for the first time ever in his career. Sting admitted a few years ago that he was almost headed to WWE to wrestle the Undertaker at WrestleMania but eventually decided to stay with TNA, signing a new one year deal. His latest...

WWE reschedules live events in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to April

WWE

WWE has rescheduled the three non-televised live events which were going to take place in February in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, to April. The three events were originally going to be on held on February 13, 14, and 15, at the Green Halls Stadium but a conflict of events at the same venue forced WWE to postpone for a couple of months later. The change...

Warrior congratulates Jake Roberts on Hall of Fame induction

Ultimate Warrior

The Ultimate Warrior congratulated Jake “The Snake” Roberts on his WWE Hall of Fame induction after Roberts apologized for his remarks towards the Warrior when he called Warrior an a$$hole during a radio show. “We’ve all been a-holes. Now two are #HOF inductees; each great yet unique in talent, each deserving. Congratulations...

RAW rating for 01/27/2014

RAW

Monday Night RAW this week with the fallout from the Royal Rumble did a total of 4,719,000 viewers, down 141,000 viewers from last week which saw the return of Batista. Hour one pulled 4,849,000 viewers, followed by 4,837,000 in the second, and then down to 4,470,000 in the third and final hour. (Ratings credit: PWInsider.com)

CM Punk goes home, says he’s not coming back

CM Punk

The big news this week is the apparent demise of CM Punk from the WWE as several insiders are reporting that the former WWE champion went home after a meeting held before RAW. Punk has been removed from all advertising for upcoming WWE shows and as things stand right now, Punk is pretty much gone from the company. His contract runs till July and...

WWE stocks close to reaching $22

WWE

WWE stocks are within distance of hitting $22 a piece, closing the day at $21.96 today, just four cents off the 52-week high of $21.98. Stocks are expected to remain going up as WWE launches the WWE Network and the TV rights are negotiated, a deal which is scheduled to bring at least double the money on the past contract that WWE had with NBC...

Elimination Chamber 2014 main event starts to take shape

Randy Orton

The main event for the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view started to take shape last night on RAW as Randy Orton was announced as defending his WWE World Heavyweight title inside the Chamber. Joining Orton in the main event are John Cena, Sheamus, and Daniel Bryan, who together won their spot in a match against The Shield in the final segment of the...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 01/27/2014

RAW

As the saying always goes, last night, “the road to WrestleMania has begun!” Royal Rumble took place just 24 hours ago, and as usual, I have NO IDEA what happened! Was Batista able to win his second Royal Rumble match (first in 2005) as expected, or did another wrestler be the last in the ring? Who will the Royal Rumble winner be...

Summer Rae joins the cast of Total Divas season two

Summer Rae

There’s a new cast member for season two of the hit reality TV show Total Divas – Fandango’s dancing partner, Summer Rae! Rae will be taking the place of newbie JoJo Offerman, who was totally forgotten in the second part of season one and rarely mentioned in the first part. The 30 year old blond beauty confirmed her participation on...

Daniel Bryan tells fans to keep voicing their opinions

Daniel Bryan

Daniel Bryan used Twitter to thank the fans for their support following his exclusion from the 30-man Royal Rumble match yesterday in Pittsburgh. With Bryan opening the show – and losing – against Wyatt, fans thought that he would be making an appearance in the Rumble itself however it was not meant to be and when the #30 entrant came...

Batista flips off fan after Rumble goes off the air

Batista

Batista’s honeymoon with the fans ended yesterday as the Royal Rumble winner was showered with boos after they realized Daniel Bryan was not going to be in the Rumble match. The former WWE and World Heavyweight champion however lost his cool and ended the night by flipping the bird to the fans in the Consol Energy Center, not something that a...

Roman Reigns is the MVP of the 2014 Royal Rumble

The Shield

Out of the 30 WWE Superstars who participated in the Royal Rumble, only 12 of them managed to eliminate someone, with Roman Reigns being the MVP this year, eliminating a total of 12 other wrestlers to set a new Royal Rumble record which was set by Kane over a decade ago. Cody Rhodes, Kane, Kofi Kingston, Goldust, Kevin Nash, Sheamus, and El Torito...

Mick Foley rips into WWE for Rumble conclusion

Mick Foley

WWE Hall of Famer Mick Foley was one of the many who expressed his disgust at the way Daniel Bryan was left out of the Royal Rumble last night and tore WWE a new one in a message on Facebook. In a post titled “Hey WWE…what the F?” Foley said that he’s never been so disgusted at the conclusion of a WWE pay-per-view. “This Daniel Bryan...

Batista wins the 2014 Royal Rumble

Batista

Here are the results of last night’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view which took place from the Consol Engery Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The New Age Outlaws defeated Cody Rhodes and Goldust in the kickoff match to become the new WWE Tag Team champions; Bray Wyatt defeated Daniel Bryan; Brock Lesnar defeated Big Show; Randy Orton defeated...

CNN Money says WWE Network will push boundaries of TV

WWE Network

CNNMoney.com has an article about 5 products that are pushing the boundaries of television and lists the upcoming WWE Network in the first place. “The pro wrestling monolith will be the biggest and most influential company to completely circumvent traditional television,” the article states, putting WWE in the list along with the likes of...

Royal Rumble 2014 live on pay-per-view tonight

Royal Rumble

Live tonight from the Consol Energy in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, WWE presents the first pay-per-view of the 2014 calendar, the Royal Rumble. The full card is as follows: Randy Orton vs John Cena for the WWE World Heavyweight title; Big Show vs Brock Lesnar; Daniel Bryan vs Bray Wyatt; The 30-man over-the-top rope Royal Rumble match; and Cody...

Natalya featured in February issue of FLEX Magazine

Natalya

WWE Diva Natalya is featured on the February issue of FLEX Magazine, which is out in stores tomorrow, January 27. The former WWE Divas champion occupies a small part of the front magazine, with her photo on the top right of the magazine and a title of “One-on-one with WWE Diva Natalya.” Her section on the mag starts at page 170 and the...

Jericho and Nash, in Pittsburgh today. Coincidence or not?

Chris Jericho

Two former WWE Superstars are in Pittsburgh today, the site of the Royal Rumble for other commitments. Coincidence, or a cover? The first one in was Kevin Nash, who this week dyed his hair back to its original color. Nash on Twitter said it’s for an upcoming TV pilot but was also hosting a pre-Rumble party yesterday. The second one in the area...