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WrestleMania 31 announcement expected Tuesday

WrestleMania

The Wrestling Observer is reporting that WWE will announce that WrestleMania 31 in 2015 will be held in the state of California this coming Tuesday during an event at the Santa Clara Convention Center. The show would be held at the Levi’s Stadium, a brand new and still under construction stadium which will be the home of the San Francisco 49ers...

Nominees of four Slammy Award categories revealed

Slammy Awards

Nominees for four of the categories for this year’s Slammy Awards have been revealed. Presenters and other nominees in the remaining categories will be announced later on. Superstar of the Year nominees are John Cena, Randy Orton, CM Punk, Daniel Bryan, Big Show, and Brock Lesnar. Diva of the Year nominees are AJ Lee, Bella Twins, The...

Stephanie McMahon cashes in $1.4 million in WWE stocks

Stephanie Mcmahon

WWE’s new Chief Brand Officer, Stephanie McMahon Levesque, sold another 96,162 shares of her WWE stock in a transaction dated yesterday, December 4, according to the latest SEC filing. McMahon sold 42,783 shares on Monday at $14.68 each, another 5,788 also on Monday at $15.32 each, 27,998 shares on Tuesday at $14.50 each and an additional 19,593...

More details announced for this year’s Tribute to the Troops

Tribute To The Troops

WWE’s Tribute to the Troops will be airing on Saturday, December 28, at 8PM EST on NBC this year, with no additional two-hour showing on USA Network as it was done before. This year, former American Idol contestant and four-time Grammy nominee Daughtry will be the musical guest, performing on the show along with comedian Jeff Dunham. Hosted by...

WWE promotes 3 of its key executives

WWE HQ

WWE has promoted three of the key executives within the company to tackle the new TV rights agreement, launch of the WWE Network, distribution and other expansions in international markets. Michelle D. Wilson, formerly Chief Marketing Officer, has been promoted to Chief Revenue and Marketing Officer and will now oversee all of the company’s...

RAW rating for 12/02/2013

RAW

Monday Night RAW took a pretty good ass whooping in the ratings this week, drawing a total of 3,541,000 viewers over the three hour show for a 2.65 rating. That number is down almost half a million viewers from last week’s show. Hour one had 3,616,000 viewers followed by 3,560,000 in the second hour and then 3,447,000 in the third and final...

Former WWE personalities to hand out some Slammys next Monday

Eve Torres

Next week Slammy Awards edition of Monday Night RAW will see some familiar faces returning to present a handful of the awards that will be given out during the broadcast. It was announced during the Smackdown tapings yesterday that Shawn Michaels will be presenting the Superstar of the Year award, Christian will present the This Is Awesome Moment...

Is the real SIn Cara gone? Hunico dons the mask on RAW

Sin Cara

The man behind the Sin Cara mask this past Monday on RAW was actually Hunico and not the the man formerly known as Mistico who was brought in to don the mask and gimmick originally. The original Sin Cara, if you want to call him that, was nowhere close to the WWE show on Monday as he was back home in Mexico and rumors are that he is done with the...

WWE to hold special event at the Wynn Hotel in Vegas in January

WWE

PWInsider.com is reporting that WWE is sending out invites to the media for a special event to be held on Wednesday, January 8, at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. While the invite has nothing specific as to what the special event relates to, it does list that WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon will be there for the event. Interesting to note...

Total Divas episode 12 viewership increases

Total Divas

Total Divas episode 12 recovered in the ratings from the previous episode, getting 1,440,000 viewers, up from the 920,000 the show did against Survivor Series and the American Music Awards. That is the fifth highest-rated episode of season one so far with twelve episodes aired and two more yet to go.

Monday Night Raw TV report for 12/02/2013

RAW

With talk of both the WWE Championship and World Heavyweight Championship now being unified at TLC in thirteen nights, what will go down tonight in the continuing saga of World Heavyweight Champion John Cena VS. WWE Randy Orton? Daniel Bryan was taken away by The Wyatt Family last week, and did not appear on Smackdown. Will he be back tonight, and...

Categories for 2013 Slammy Awards announced

Slammy Awards

Next week on RAW, WWE will present the 2013 Slammy Awards with several of the top categories being handed out during the show while other lesser category winners will be announced on WWE.COM. In total there will be eight awards given out on the television broadcast including Superstar of the Year, Extreme Moment of the Year, Insult of the Year...

Three more matches added to TLC 2013 pay-per-view

CM Punk

More matches for the upcoming TLC pay-per-view were announced on RAW yesterday night bringing the total number of matches on the card to five with 12 days to go. There will be two 3-on-1 handicap matches on the show, one featuring Daniel Bryan vs The Wyatt Family and the other one featuring CM Punk vs The Shield. The other match announced was...

WWE guarantees one winner and one champion at the end of TLC

WWE

On Monday Night RAW yesterday WWE made it a point to say more than once that it’s a guarantee that there will be one winner and one champion at the TLC: Tables, Ladders, and Chairs pay-per-view where the WWE and World championships will be up for grabs. Several rumors online were suggesting that WWE will pull a quick switch and have Orton grab...

WWE Classics on Demand to stop on January 31, 2014

WWE

WWE Classics on Demand will cease transmitting on January 31, 2014, according to a tweet sent yesterday by the official WWE Classics account. The WWE Classics on Demand video service features content from WWE, WCW, ECW, AWA, Jim Crockett Promotions, Smokey Mountain Wrestling, Championship Wrestling from Florida, Stampede Wrestling, and WCCW. The...

Total Divas episode 12: Get That Chingle Chingle preview

Total Divas

Episode 12 of Total Divas scheduled to air tonight is titled Get That Chingle Chingle and will feature three main story arcs apart from the usual fillers. Coming up on the show includes Ariane’s boyfriend, Vincent, gets talked into having a tryout for WWE at the Performance Center with Bill DeMott taking over the training for poor Vincent...

Tribute to the Troops 2013 to be held at Fort Lewis, Washington

Tribute To The Troops

This year’s Tribute to the Troops show from WWE will be taking place at the Joint Base Lewis-McChord at McChord Field in hangars 3 and 4 on Wednesday, December 11, starting at 7PM. The base is located in Fort Lewis, Washington, and the location is the first time that will be hosting a Tribute to the Troops television taping. While for several...

WWE Diva Kaitlyn gets engaged

Kaitlyn

WWE Diva Kaitlyn got engaged to her boyfriend PJ Braun this week after the Smackdown tapings at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut. According to Kaitlyn, her husband-to-be was supposed to ask her to marry him yesterday in New York but he lost the ring when he arrived for Smackdown at the airport, although he eventually found it. “After that...