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Check out the full schedule for Saturday, day 189 of the WWE Network launch: 12:00 am ET – Monday Night War: 8/26/14. An industry icon’s transformation propels Nitro to prominence, and forever changes sports entertainment history. 1:00 am ET – Monday Night War: 8/27/14. Vince McMahon leads a company-wide change in a direction that nets the company its greatest ratings to date. 2:00 am ET – WWE Countdown: 4/29/14. Counting down the Top Ten Greatest Tag Teams ever to form in WWE History, as voted by the WWE Universe. 3:00Read More
jake-roberts reported before that Jake “The Snake” Roberts had been moved to another Las Vegas hospital this afternoon, where doctors were doing more tests. Dave Meltzer of reports that Jake was moved because the double pneumonia and fluid has spread from his lungs to other organs. The new hospital is better equipped for Jake’s condition. Diamond Dallas Page noted to Meltzer that Jake’s condition is stable and he’s coherent. We noted earlier this evening that Jake was talkative but “pretty grumpy.”Read More
WWE Hall of Famer Jake “The Snake” Roberts was moved to another Las Vegas hospital this afternoon, according to reports. As noted, more tests were being done by doctors today. Jake passed out during the flight to Vegas on Wednesday and was in a coma until Thursday afternoon. As noted, Jake reportedly has double pneumonia, a mass on his brain and fluid in his lungs. It was also reported that his immune system was in bad shape. Diamond Dallas Page noted to Giri that Jake is “pretty grumpy” but heRead More

Posted On August 29, 2014By Brian LeemanIn News, Results

WWE SmackDown Results – August 29 2014

Match #1 Bray Wyatt vs Roman Reigns Reigns starts off in control but Bray quickly takes out Reigns and starts beating him down. Elbows to the head from Wyatt. Chinlock from Bray. Reigns comes back with a clothesline but gets hit with a running crossbody. Reigns starts winning when the Wyatt Family gets involved, only for Mark Henry and Big Show to come in for the save. No Contest Match #2 RVD vs Seth Rollins RVD with a few kicks to Rollins and a flip over his back. Rollins withRead More
- WWE’s website recently spoke with NXT star Bull Dempsey, who will face Mojo Rawley at Takeover 2 on September 11th. Dempsey has proclaimed himself to be old school, a throwback and “the last of a dying breed.” He says he’s looking to bring brutality back to WWE. Dempsey trained under ECW Original Taz and named Taz, Matt Borne, Steve Austin, Terry Funk and Dick Murdoch as his influences. Dempsey commented on himself and that group of wrestlers: “I think it’s far too long since somebody like me has shownRead More
- TNA issued the following today: TNA Wrestling’s Bound for Glory Pay-Per-View Korakuen Hall Tokyo Japan First Names Announced for Bound For Glory! Tickets on Sale This Weekend! One of TNA’s most anticipated events of the year is just around the corner! Bound For Glory will take place on October 12 at the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo! Tickets go on sale THIS WEEKEND at the Korakuen Hall Box Office during the scheduled show from Wrestle-1! Additionally, the following names have been announced for the event: MVP Samoa Joe James StormRead More
Jim Varsallone of The Miami Herald has several new videos from the WWE Performance Center on his YouTube channel. Here are a few: “Sara Amato is breaking ground in sports entertainment as the first female trainer in WWE. A world-renowned wrestler who traveled the globe for more than a decade as Sara Del Rey, Amato trains the women at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando. She is molding and shaping them into NXT’s Divas with the ultimate goal for them to become successful WWE Divas. Hard working, professional, talented, toughRead More
Thanks to Jake “The Snake” Roberts attorney and manager Kyle P. Magee for issuing the following: For those that do not know, I am Jake’s attorney and manager, but more importantly his very dear friend and roommate. The truth about the current situation is as follows: Jake has been under the weather for at least a week, may be closer to two weeks, and was told he had the flu and was run down from his travel schedule. Despite not feeling well, Jake made a point to make a showRead More
Former WWE Superstar Sinn Bodhi (Kizarny) tweeted the following update on Jake “The Snake” Roberts this afternoon: Just left hospital.. Docs are doing more tests on @JakeSnakeDDT … His sense of humor is healthy as horse! #GetBetterJake — Sinn Bodhi – Kizarny (@SiNNbODHi) August 29, 2014 As reported, Jake passed out on a flight earlier this week to Las Vegas for a show being promoted by Bodhi. Jake has been in Intensive Care at a Las Vegas hospital and at one point was fading in and out of consciousness.Read More
- Actor Dennis “Mr. Belding” Haskins is featured in the latest episode of The JBL & Cole Show: – Former WWE Tough Enough competitor AJ Kirsch, from the most recent season, is featured on the new reality TV show Dating Naked. AJ mentioned on the show that he was a pro wrestler and ended up finding love. – WWE stock was up 0.48% today, closing at $14.54 per share. Today’s high was $14.56 and the low was $14.38. (Source: More
Hornswoggle recently spoke with about Leprechaun: Origins, his character changes, the WWE Cruiserweight Title and lots more. Hornswoggle knocked The Rock and proceeded to tell a story about how he called out The Rock a few years ago on Twitter for Rock having some of his lines written on his wrist. Here’s the exchange with The most successful crossover actor/wrestler is obviously The Rock and he – Who? The Rock. Do we still consider him a wrestler? David Arquette probably had more matches lately, like in the lastRead More
WWE Superstar R-Truth recently spoke with and revealed that he’s suffering from a shoulder injury. He said: “We take some devastating hits out there. A lot of times we’re out there injured. I’m injured now. I’m about 80-85 percent. I hurt my shoulder. But, as they say, the show must go on. So I’m out there.” Truth also revealed his career highlight: “Getting the WWF contract, the WWE contract, just coming here. My highlight is being able to do all I want to do. You can’t pick one thing.Read More
Bill Goldberg recently appeared on The Turnbuckle Weekly with Chuck Carroll for CBS Atlanta. Carroll asked Goldberg about his involvement with The Drive To Feed organization. Goldberg said the charity hits close to home for him as two out of every five students get their only substantial meal of the day when they’re at the school his child attends. Goldberg also provided insight as to why Sting appears to be just dipping his toes in WWE waters and not fully committing to wrestling a match. Goldberg was in a similarRead More
It was reported Thursday that WWE World Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar was being advertised in Kansas for WWE’s SmackDown taping at the INTRUST Bank Arena in Wichita on Oct. 21 — the final television taping before Hell in a Cell. Later in the day, Dave Meltzer of noted that WWE officials said that reports of Lesnar appearing on SmackDown “are incorrect.” If the reports are incorrect, it is due to WWE. Courtesy of WWE, the official YouTube account of the INTRUST Bank Arena released the below video on Aug.Read More
Monday night, E! released a trailer previewing the upcoming season of Total Divas, premiering Sunday, Sept. 7 at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT, which notably featured a scene where Rosa Mendes appearing nude (pixelated) in front of Natalya. The trailer was pulled the following day (a few hours after it was reported on), but is now back online. The trailer was not changed, with the risqué clip still featured.Read More
On Thursday, WWE released the first episode of a new animated series through their official website and YouTube entitled Cheap Pops. The episode has since been taken down from both sites; the video is labeled private on YouTube whereas redirected the page to its video section. The series was produced by LowBrow Studios, a company that creates animated content for the web and television. Mike Parker, the company’s creative director, says it had to be taken down “super fast.” “Welp. I don’t know any details, but WWE had toRead More
Hulk Hogan was asked during a recent appearance on The Roz and Mocha Show about a potential return to the ring and who he’d like to face. The Hulkster responded, “If there was one guy that there is this major b—h with, that is this constant b—h, is Stone Cold Steve Austin,” Hogan said. “I ran into him last week, and I said, ‘look bro, everybody keeps talking, why didn’t this happen?’ When I came back with the nWo in ’05 I was ready to go, and it didn’t happen.Read More
Check out the updated announced card for WWE NXT Takeover 2 on September 11th: Fatal 4 Way for the WWE NXT Title Sami Zayn vs. Tyson Kidd vs. Tyler Breeze vs. Adrian Neville NXT Women’s Title Match Bayley vs. Charlotte NXT Tag Team Title Match TBD vs. The Ascension Hair vs. Hair Match Enzo Amore vs. Sylvester Lefort Mojo Rawley vs. Bull DempseyRead More
daniel-bryan3 reported earlier that Daniel Bryan is no longer being advertised for WWE’s European tour in November. It had been reported that Bryan would not be wrestling on the tour but would likely do an in-ring promo or a ringside angle. For what it’s worth, a source noted to The Wrestling Observer Newsletter this week that if Bryan wasn’t going to be able to appear due to the injury, then he would be pulled from the advertising and that’s what happened on Wednesday. Bryan being pulled from the tour couldRead More