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Seth Rollins nearly impaled by cage spike on Raw

Seth Rollins

Seth Rollins avoided – just nearly – a disaster of epic proportions on Monday night after he was almost impaled by the lowering cage during the final segment of Raw. The near accident happened after Reigns threw Rollins out of the ring and the cage started to get lowered. Rollins tried to get in from the exact spot where the metal...

Kenta not wrestling at NXT Takeover 2

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Japanese sensation Kenta will be making his NXT debut tomorrow at Takeover 2 but the man who was just recently signed to a new WWE deal will not be wrestling on the show. Kenta’s move to WWE has interested the Japanese fans so much that J Sports will air NXT Takeover 2 live at 9AM local time even though he won’t be lacing up his boots for this...

RAW rating for 09/08/2014

RAW

Monday Night Raw this week did 3,987,000 viewers, up just 67,000 viewers over last week’s show. Hour one did 3,984,000, followed by 4,162,000 viewers in the second hour, and 3,814,000 in the third and final hour. The 67K increase meant that Raw did not go four weeks in a row losing viewers, even with NFL’s Monday Night Football going head to...

Baltimore gets Payback pay-per-view in 2015

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Baltimore is getting a pay-per-view in 2015 as it was announced that Payback next year will be taking place at the Baltimore Arena on May 17. A pre-sale is already running at Ticketmaster.com and will last till Friday, September 12. Tickets go on sale to the general public on December 1 at Noon EST. Fans who wish to purchase their tickets can use...

Jerry Springer injured during Bellas segment on Raw

Bella Twins

Jerry Springer has seen a lot of fights throughout his television career. Hell, it’s mandatory to be on his show! But last night on Raw, Springer got in the middle of it and ended up injured in the process. The popular television host suffered bruised ribs and also a twisted ankle after he got rolled over by Nikki, Brie, and Stephanie McMahon...

Total Divas season 3 premiere draws 1.2 million viewers

Total Divas 3

Season three’s first episode of WWE’s Total Divas did 1.2 million viewers on Sunday night, up from the 1.07 million of season two but down from the 1.34 million of season one. The rating resulted in a 15% jump over last year’s premiere and 17% up in the Adults 18-49 demographics. Episode one of season three did 821,000 viewers in that...

Monday Night Raw TV Report for 09/08/2014

RAW

Last week, some major developments occurred as we make our way to Night Of Champions. Brock Lesnar VS. John Cena seems to take place (according to Smackdown!) in a rematch for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship. The Miz will challenge Dolph Ziggler for the Intercontinental Championship, in another rematch. Sheamus defends his U.S. Title...

Steel cage match on RAW tonight…plus Jerry Springer!

Bray Wyatt

Billed as the “season premiere” of Monday Night Raw, WWE is putting on a loaded show tonight as it also has to fight off Monday Night Football with football season back as well. Two matches have been announced for the show tonight, a steel cage match featuring Chris Jericho and Bray Wyatt, and Randy Orton vs Roman Reigns in a SummerSlam...

Live WWE event results from 09/07 in Salisbury, Maryland

Roman Reigns

W-O reader Brian Baull attended the live non-televised WWE event at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center in Salisbury, Maryland, and sent in the following results: R-Truth defeated Fandango twice in a row; Big E & Kofi Kingston defeated NXT Tag Team champions The Ascension; Sami Zayn defeated Tyson Kidd; Adam Rose defeated Damien Sandow;...

Total Divas returns for season 3 tonight on E!

Total Divas 3

The popular reality TV show Total Divas returns for the third season tonight on E! at 8PM EST. The new season will see a new addition to the cast, Rosa Mendes, who joins Brie, Nikki, Trinity, Arianne, Natalya, Eva Marie, and Summer Rae. Tonight’s episode is titled ‘Eggs Over Freezing’ and the synopsis reads, “Nikki plans a future without...

Six matches announced for Night of Champions 2014 so far

Dolph Ziggler

With Night of Champions two weeks away, six matches have been already announced for the live pay-per-view and WWE Network production. Besides Cena taking on Lesnar for the World Heavyweight title, Sheamus will wrestle Cesaro for the U.S. title, The Miz vs Dolph Ziggler for the Intercontinental title, Usos vs Goldust and Stardust for the Tag Team...

Smackdown staying put in current Friday time slot

Smackdown

The SyFy publicity team Twitter account sent a tweet yesterday announcing that season 5 of their show Haven will now be airing on Thursdays at 8PM EST, which was the time slot that Smackdown was supposed to take starting October 2. PWInsider.com reported yesterday that Smackdown would be keeping its Friday time slot after SyFy changed their Fall...

Ric Flair and Kenta at NXT Takeover 2 next week

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16 time World Heavyweight champion the Nature Boy Ric Flair will be appearing at the upcoming NXT Takeover 2 special on the WWE Network on September 11 to welcome Japanese Superstar Kenta to NXT. This will be Kenta’s first televised appearance under the NXT banner after he was officially introduced to the WWE world during the July tour of Japan...

Brock Lesnar sells his rural 43-acre estate in Minnesota

Brock Lesnar

The Los Angeles Times newspaper has a story about Brock Lesnar recently selling his rural estate outside Minneapolis, Minnesota, for $750,000. Lesnar owned the 1996-built, 43-acre estate which has 3,247 square feet of living space and a heated pole barn, storage barn, and pond. If you think Lesnar made a profit on that three quarters of a million...

RAW rating for 09/01/2014

RAW

Monday Night Raw on Labor Day scored 3,920,000 viewers for the three hour broadcast, down 74,000 viewers from last week. Hour one did 4,009,000 viewers, followed by 3,925,000 in the second, and then 3,827,000 in the third and final hour. This is the third week in a row that Raw declined in the ratings. (Ratings credit: PWInsider.com)

WWE congratulates NFL’s Michael Sam and extends Raw invitation

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After inviting NFL free agent Michael Sam to Monday Night Raw two days ago, WWE.COM removed the invite graphic and letter penned by Stephanie McMahon from the website after it was revealed that the Dallas Cowboys have signed him up. The invitation was replaced by a congratulatory message which reads, “Congratulations to Michael Sam on signing...

Rosa Mendes suffers wardrobe malfunction on Main Event

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WWE Diva Rosa Mendes suffered a wardrobe malfunction on Main Event live on the WWE Network during a tag team Divas match thanks to Layla. The incident happened while Mendes was outside the ring and after she threw Summer Rae back in, she tried to follow her but Layla grabbed her from her tights and pulled it down, giving WWE fans who were behind...

Jerry Springer on RAW next week for Bella Twins segment

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Who is the best man to handle all the Bella sisters family feud at the moment? The king of trash TV himself, Jerry Springer. And of course, WWE has booked the legend to appear on Monday Night RAW this coming week to offer some “family management advice.” Uh oh! Springer will be moderating a discussion between Nikki and Brie on what WWE is...