Category - WWE

Who’s inducting who in the WWE Hall of Fame this year

Hall of Fame

The WWE Hall of Fame class of 2014 is now complete as all seven have been announced to the public. Joining Razor Ramon who was announced on RAW yesterday will be The Ultimate Warrior, Jake “The Snake” Roberts, Lita, the late Paul Bearer, Carlos Colon, and Mr. T. Linda McMahon will be inducting Warrior, Diamond Dallas Page will be inducting...

DK Publishing announce new John Cena book

John Cena

DK Publishing today announced that DK Level 2 Reader: WWE John Cena Second Edition will be released on March 31, giving fans the opportunity to get to know more about WWE Superstar John Cena and follow his rise through WWE. The reader includes: His surge to prominence, his biggest rivalries and alliances, finishing moves, accomplishments, catch...

Monday Night Raw TV Report For 03/24/2014

RAW

13 days, less than two weeks away from Wrestlemania XXX! There is a lot on the cards for the big show, as well as Raw tonight. First off, The Undertaker and Brock Lesnar will come face-to-face again to hype up their showdown. Who will gain the advantage after tonight? The Tag-Team Title scene is getting a little clearer – following...

DISH Network to offer WrestleMania XXX on pay-per-view

WrestleMania XXX

In a statement issued to Wrestling-Online.com today from DISH Network’s corporate communications office, it was confirmed that the company will indeed carry the WrestleMania XXX pay-per-view on its system. “DISH will offer WWE’s WrestleMania pay-per-view event, airing Sunday, April 6, on channel 455 and It you’d try product Korean...

WWE launches Superstars for Kids charity auctions

WWE

WWE today announced that it will be joining celebrities and pro athletes to launch Superstars for Kids, a new global online auction benefiting New Orleans Saints Quarterback Drew Brees’s non-profit organization, The Brees Dream Foundation, and the Boys & Girls Clubs. Superstars for Kids is a part of WWE’s pro-social initiatives celebrating...

All the big guns on RAW tonight from New York

Brock Lesnar (WWE)

All the big guns will be out for Monday Night RAW tonight as the show rolls into Brooklyn, New York. The Undertaker and Brock Lesnar are scheduled to have a face-off, their first one together since the contract signing a few weeks ago on RAW which ended with Lesnar going through a table. Hulk Hogan is also set to appear at the Barclays Center to...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: ‘The Braniel Bus’

Total Divas

Tonight’s episode two of Total Divas is titled ‘The Braniel Bus’ and the main storyline will be Brie “making” Daniel Bryan rent a tour bus for his WWE schedule. The show will kick off from where episode one left off last week, with Nikki Bella and John Cena meeting to patch up their relationship in San Diego. Eva Marie will also have a...

2014 Rumble and Chamber pay-per-view buys down from last year

Royal Rumble

The Royal Rumble received 445,000 buys worldwide this year, down almost 100,000 buys from last year’s show which was headlined by The Rock and CM Punk in a WWE title match. This year’s Rumble featured the return of Batista and a WWE World Heavyweight title match between Randy Orton and John Cena. It will probably be forever remembered as the...

Total Divas episode 1 season 2 rating

Total Divas

Episode one of season two of Total Divas drew 1,070,000 viewers on Sunday which featured the introduction of Summer Rae to the cast. That is down from the 1.34 million opener of season one and down from the 1.29 million season one finale this past December.

9 different reality series pitched for WWE Network

WWE Network

WWE sent an e-mail to ask what fans would like to watch as part of the WWE Network reality series, pitching a total of nine shows to its customers. The titles of these shows are Blackman’s Bounties, NXT: Behind the Scenes, Pros vs. Joes, WWE Around the World, WWE Dirty Jobs, WWE Prankdown, WWE Rescue, WWE Ultimate Challenge, and Xtreme WWE...

WCW and ECW pay-per-views now available for Xbox WWE Network users

WWE Network

WWE has fixed what seems to be the final issue with the WWE Network for Xbox 360 users, with WCW and ECW pay-per-views now available. The pay-per-views are now available under Shows and then Vault. It is very important that under content controls, the setting must be set to allow TV-14 content otherwise nothing will show up. To change the content...

WWE to present a two hour WrestleMania XXX pre-show

WrestleMania XXX

The WrestleMania pre-show will not be 30 minutes or 60 minutes as in previous years, but a whooping two hours! WWE today announced that a “super-sized” WrestleMania XXX pre-show will air live, with the first hour starting at 5PM EST and airing only on the WWE App, WWE.COM, YouTube, and Facebook, and then at 6PM EST the pre-show will move over...

Vince McMahon takes 30% salary pay cut in 2013

Vince Mcmahon

Quoting the latest WWE SEC filings, the Hartford Courant newspaper is reporting that Vince McMahon took a 30% pay cut last year, getting $1.7 million in salary, down $732,000 from the previous year. The three quarters of a million less in salary however is not really affecting McMahon, as his and his wife’s WWE stocks generated an additional...

WWE Network free trial ending on March 22

WWE Network

The WWE Network free trial will be ending on Saturday, March 22, and it’s the last chance to try out the product for free most likely till the Summer. Those who took the free trial already but decided not to take a subscription are also being offered a second week free via e-mail from WWE, as the company hopes of a six month commitment the...

RAW rating for 03/17/2013

RAW

RAW this week drew 4,075,000 in total viewers this week, down 294,000 viewers from last week’s show. Hour one did 4,001,000 viewers, followed by 4,174,000 in the second, and then 4,051,000 in the third and final hour. RAW drew the lowest number of total viewers since the December 23, 2013 episode.

The Undertaker shows up after RAW goes off the air

The Undertaker

After RAW went off the air, the show continued for those who were present in San Antonio, Texas, with the usual post-RAW antics. John Cena came out to talk to the crowd when all of a sudden Bray Wyatt, Eric Rowan and Luke Harper of the Wyatt Family tried to spoil the party. The three on one affair soon turned into a 3 on 2 with help in the form of...