Category - WWE

Tough Enough episode 7 report

Coming into this week, there was a lot of rumored news on both social media and wrestling sites about how WWE Executives wanted ZZ off the show.  While it isn’t totally clear if these rumors came from real WWE decision makers or were just opinions of several wrestling reporting gurus, the WWE didn’t do much to dispel them with the...

WWE stocks highest since April 2014

WWE stocks surged to its 52 week high today and the highest it’s been since the day after WrestleMania XXX when stocks were trading over $30 and then crashed down 50% due to disappointing WWE Network numbers. Stocks closed the day at $22.14 a piece, up 9.77% over yesterday’s $20.17 closing. Wall Street was very happy with the Q2 2015 numbers...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: Tea Mode

Episode 5 of season 4 of Total Divas airs tonight on E! at 9PM EST right after Tough Enough goes off the air on USA Network. Tonight’s episode is titled Tea Mode and the synopsis for the show reads, “Alicia wants to confess her love to her ex-boyfriend when she suspects he may be single again soon, Paige is offended by Nikki’s classy...

Prime Time Players on Tough Enough tonight, who is going next?

Tough Enough returns tonight at 8PM EST on the USA Network with WWE Tag Team champions Prime Time Players making a special appearance. Last week saw the elimination of another potential winner, Mada, as ZZ managed to hang on to another week after once again being in the bottom 3. Tonight’s episode is titled Spinning a Yarn and rumors are that...

Cesaro fans hold up thousands of Cesaro Section signs on Raw

All those Cesaro Section black and white signs which were very visible during Monday Night Raw last night were a product of a Reddit’s SquaredCircle user. The user printed out a couple thousand 8.5 x 11 signs that were handed out to those who were seated in front of the hard camera in the lower section of the arena as well as those who were...

Arrow’s Stephen Amell to confront Stardust on Raw next Monday

After a few months of trash talking, Hollywood actor Stephen Amell, who plays Arrow on The CW, will be guest starring on Monday Night Raw on August 10. Amell has been to several WWE televised shows and pay-per-views as he’s a big WWE fan and has been pushing for a program with Stardust on Twitter. Several Hollywood websites picked on the story...

Triple H, Stephanie, and Stardust make kid’s dream come true

Eight year old boy Elijah Mainville probably had the best day of his life yesterday during Monday Night Raw as he was “signed to a contract” in the middle of the ring during one of the commercial breaks. Mainville has been battling neuroblastoma cancer for five years and is going for his fourth round of chemotherapy soon. His cancer was in...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 08/03/2015

It is sad that I have to write about another loss of a great so soon, with the passing of “Rowdy” Roddy Piper last week. As I have done before, I will not give this Raw episode a title or offer my thoughts on the show itself; I will just give my memories of Roddy and what I think he meant to wrestling. Monday Night Raw TV Report for August...

Dolph Ziggler and Kane in the next WWE Studios movie titled 6:42

Have you been wondering what Dolph Ziggler and Kane have been doing while not appearing on WWE television? Wonder no more as WWE today announced that both Superstars will be in the upcoming WWE Studios 6:42 movie from Lionsgate. Ziggler plays the character of Ray Fitzpatrick, a tough as nails narcotics cop working the beat in Los Angeles. After a...

Paige on the Stone Cold Podcast tonight on the WWE Network

Two time WWE Divas champion Paige will be the special guest on the Steve Austin Podcast tonight on the WWE Network, airing immediately right after Monday Night Raw ends. This will be Austin’s fourth podcast on the Network following those with Vince McMahon, Triple H, and Paul Heyman. According to several sources, Paige was not supposed to be the...

WWE champ Seth Rollins responds to Dana White’s tweet

The war of words between Dana White and wrestling fans went on and on yesterday with some saying that they have canceled their order for UFC 190 on pay-per-view due to White’s disrespectful comments. TNA’s Jeremy Borash said that he canceled the order, which prompted White to reply that it’s free in the UK, “goofball.” Borash outlined...

Titus O’Neil takes group of homeless people to lunch

Titus O’Neil’s act of kindness is getting him a lot of publicity after he posted on Instagram that he took a group of homeless people to lunch. The first outing in San Diego at the Yardhouse restaurant didn’t go down so well as the manager “seemed distant” in serving the two homeless with O’Neil. The WWE Superstar eventually gathered...

Rumors pop up that WWE want ZZ eliminated from Tough Enough

The latest rumors popping up are that WWE want Tough Enough competitor ZZ eliminated from the competition and a 3 minute video of coach Billy Gunn tearing ZZ a new one during training was uploaded on the Tough Enough website to encourage fans to not vote for him. ZZ has been in the bottom three multiple times and has always managed to stay alive...

John Cena taken off live events, Raw, and Australia tour

United States champion John Cena has been taken off from the weekend live events and the upcoming tour of Australia due to his broken nose. Cena, who suffered his broken nose at the hands (or knee for that matter) of Seth Rollins last week, has also been taken off from Monday’s Raw in San Jose. Brock Lesnar is scheduled to be on the show. The...

Vince McMahon and WWE statement on the passing of Roddy Piper

WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon called Hall of Famer Rowdy Roddy Piper “one of the most entertaining, controversial and bombastic performers ever in WWE.” McMahon added that Piper was beloved by millions around the world and extended his deepest condolences to his family. Meanwhile, a short statement on WWE.COM read, “WWE is deeply...

Total Divas season 4 episode 4 rating

Episode 4 of season 4 of Total Divas drew a total of 1,083,000 viewers this week for the episode titled Divas on Overdrive. The number is up from the previous week’s 995,000 total and drew the same 0.4 rating in the 18-49 demo as episode 3. (Ratings credit: TV By The Numbers)

Tough Enough episode 6 rating

Episode 6 of Tough Enough this week drew 980,000 viewers as not only there was no interest from viewers on who the new judge was going to be or how they will handle to Hogan situation, but the show lost 164,000 viewers over last week. The show did a 0.4 rating in the 18-49 demo and saw the elimination of Mada after new judge The Miz used his save...

Daniel Bryan’s book debuts #18 on NY Times Best Seller list

Daniel Bryan’s popularity isn’t just shown in the ring but also in the book world as his autobiography titled ‘Yes! My Improbable Journey to the Main Event of WrestleMania,’ made it on the New York Times Best Sellers list. The book, which covers Daniel Bryan’s career as a WWE Superstar culminating with the amazing WrestleMania XXX...

WWE loses 508,000 active Network subscribers in one quarter

WWE lost over half a million subscribers after WrestleMania up until June 30 as the latest key performance indicators chart shows a decrease of 508,000 subscribers during the second quarter of 2015. The 508,000 lost subscribers were partially offset with 337,000 new subscribers however WWE Chief Strategy & Financial Officer George Barrios...