- Below is video of Chris Jericho accepting the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. He challenged Paul Stanley, Chael Sonnen and William Shatner. – Roddy Piper’s latest Piper’s Pit podcast features fellow Legends House star Hacksaw Jim Duggan. The synopsis reads like this: “Hot Rod returned to RAW in Portland on Monday night… especially to wish Hulk Hogan a Happy Birthday! What didn’t you see on the broadcast? Hot Rod has details! Plus, Hacksaw Jim Duggan joins the pod to talk Iraq and current events? WTF? He also answers some wrestlingRead More
- reported on Sunday that a backstage segment with Mark Henry and Big Show had been scripted for the WWE SummerSlam pay-per-view. Some time Sunday afternoon, WWE nixed that segment and a few others. They decided to focus more on the in-ring part of the show. – Below is video of WWE Intercontinental Champion Dolph Ziggler trying not to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. He sort of challenges Britney Spears. Source: PWInsiderRead More
- WWE received a lot of backlash from fans on social media during the Flag Match between Rusev and Jack Swagger at SummerSlam on Sunday when the American flag touched the ground during the pre-match confrontation. The incident was mentioned by JBL on commentary. An urban legend is that The United States Flag Code states any flag that touches the ground should be burned but that is not true. However, it is considered disrespectful to the flag. One fan wrote on Twitter, “@WWE should be ashamed. Fake or not, youRead More
Jimmy Uso recently spoke with to promote tonight’s WWE SmackDown tapings. Below are some highlights: Do you think there should more of a tag-team division in the WWE? Definitely, man. I feel like the tag-team division now is starting to get a little more amped up because of us, The Wyatts, and Rybaxel going out there and putting tag-team wrestling where it should be. But I definitely think there should be a lot more tag teams because it ain’t wrestling without tag teams. Tag teams have been here sinceRead More
This is about how the life of a WWE diva is truly the definition of glamour, the pure joy of being a woman (in show business… And just in general), and other lies. Let me paint a picture for you… As I sit here writing this epic piece of reality, I’m wearing a tight pair of high waisted spandex leggings tucked into spikey stilettos. My push up bra is putting in work under my cropped denim vest. (I’m very close to looking like I’m wearing a slutty Canadian tuxedo). MyRead More
Monday’s episode of WWE RAW, with the fallout from SummerSlam, drew 4.19 million viewers, down from last week’s 4.30 million viewers. For this week’s show, the first hour drew 4.281 million viewers, the second hour drew 4.330 million viewers and the final hour drew 3.972 million viewers. RAW was #3 for the night on cable behind the NFL’s Cleveland Browns vs. Washington Redksins game and Love & Hip-Hop: Atlanta. That pre-season NFL game drew 6.898 million viewers.Read More
- Check out this video of WWE character Dr. Shelby doing the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. He challenged Daniel Bryan and Kane. – WWE aired a commercial in Canada during Monday night’s RAW that featured announcer Scott Stanford telling fans to call people at Rogers to get the WWE Network. He “promised” more content will be added soon. – WWE also ran a local ad during Monday night’s RAW for the September live event in Boston with John Cena vs. Kane and The Wyatt Family vs. Big Show and TheRead More
WWE issued a new survey to certain members of their Fan Council mailing list today to gauge interest on who they would like to see face WWE World Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar. WWE asked fans who they think could defeat Lesnar for the title. The options were Mark Henry, Sheamus, Big E, Roman Reigns, Randy Orton, Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins or John Cena. They also included the option of “No one will defeat The Beast Incarnate.” While no Night of Champions opponent was announced for Lesnar on last night’s RAW,Read More
- Regarding recent speculation on the mystery that is TNA Bound For Glory from Japan, people in Japan noted to this past week that the show is still planned but there isn’t much of a direction yet. No matches are official yet but one possible match, besides the possible Knockouts Title match that we noted in a recent spoiler post, is James Storm and Sanada vs. Tajiri and The Great Muta. – TNA’s final episode of Impact Wrestling on Thursday nights drew a 0.96 cable rating, down from theRead More
- Check out this video of former WWE Diva Beth Phoenix taking the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Her husband Edge and WWE star Christian are in the video. She went on to challenge Eve Torres, among others. – WWE stock was up 2.35% today, closing at $14.39 per share. Today’s high was $14.47 and the low was $14.11. – Below are more videos of Totino’s Bold Show Us Your Superstar contest winner Mama’s Boy:Read More
- John Cena tweeted his second tweet after losing the WWE World Heavyweight Title today: To never know humility, to never know defeat, is to never understand pure triumph, to never know true victory. #nevergiveup — John Cena (@JohnCena) August 19, 2014 – WWE Intercontinental Champion Dolph Ziggler tweeted the following about appearing with Ric Flair on RAW last night: so special to finally share the screen with mentor @RicFlairNatrBoy but being handed things is cool too, I bet @mikethemiz — Dolph Ziggler (@HEELZiggler) August 19, 2014 – WWE App hasRead More
Sting recently spoke with Scott Fishman of The Miami Herald. Below are the highlights: His dealings with WWE so far: “It’s very impressive. It’s a class A operation. These are very professional people, from the office people to marketing to merchandising. I was up in the offices in Connecticut and saw the different departments. It’s unbelievable. The whole roster, the talent and everybody there has been all top-notch.” Meeting Vince McMahon: “It was very good. I’ve spoken to him many times over the years. I may a NATPE (National AssociationRead More
- Fans continue to ask about the AJ Lee WWE departure rumors that are going around on some websites.’s Dave Meltzer and Bryan Alvarez noted that they have not heard those rumors going around WWE. – A fan on Twitter wrote that he liked how Chris Jericho used The Rock’s promo style in his RAW interview with Renee Young. Jericho replied: It was a homage for sure!!“@alex99gardner: I love how you used @therock's promo style during your interview on #Raw! @ReneeYoungWWE #y2j — Chris Jericho (@IAmJericho) August 19, 2014Read More
- Brie Bella wrote the following about The Bella Twins being no more: “Couldn’t sleep last night. I’m looking at our shirts and thinking where did it all go wrong. In my heart we are #DoubleTrouble we are #TheBellas ….right #BellaArmy??” – Chris Jericho’s Talk Is Jericho guest on Wednesday will be Jim Norton, discussing Robin Williams and SummerSlam. Ace Frehley and Jericho’s son will be his guests on Friday. – The Miz will be signing copies of WWE’s 30 Years of WrestleMania book for the first 400 fans toRead More
Going into Chris Jericho vs. Bray Wyatt at SummerSlam, WWE officials had the idea of making the entire match just about building up Bray Wyatt. It’s worth noting that Wyatt was supposed to win their first match at last month’s Battleground pay-per-view but Vince McMahon changed his mind at the last minute. We’ve noted before that Jericho will be leaving after Night of Champions to work with Fozzy and promote his new book. It looks like the two will be facing off in a stipulation match at that pay-per-view. (Source:Read More
- Kurt Angle took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge earlier this week at a TNA live event but used milk instead. Dixie Carter, who also uses milk, has responded to his challenge, seen in the video below. She has challenged Bully Ray, Devon and Tommy Dreamer. Post by Dixie Carter President of TNA Wrestling. – Tickets go on sale this Friday through Ticketmaster for the TNA Impact Wrestling and One Night Only tapings in Bethlehem, PA on September 16th, 17th, 18th and 19th. Advertised for the tapings are Bobby Lashley,Read More
- The Dean Ambrose stretcher job on RAW and the storyline that he’s “missing” after refusing medical treatment was likely done to write him off TV for a few weeks. Ambrose is scheduled to begin filming WWE Studios’ Lockdown soon. – Big E joked on Twitter last night about the stable with he, Xavier Woods and Kofi Kingston: Thanks for bearing w the absence of @TrueKofi, @XavierWoodsPhD, and I the last 3 RAWs as we shoot Madea Loses Her Tax Refund in a Dice Game. — Epsilon (@WWEBigE) August 19,Read More
Seth Rollins recently spoke with to promote tonight’s WWE SmackDown tapings. Below are some highlights: Q: Before you signed with WWE, you worked with other wrestling organizations. Is there a big difference? A: Sometimes I wrestled in front of very small crowds for very small amounts. I’ve done bingo halls and tents in front of 10 people with a cow mooing in the background. Doing that and then going to Wrestlemania and the Superdome and wrestling in front of 80,000 people is night and day. The crazy thing isRead More
- While Bully Ray is likely on his way out of TNA, word is that Devon is still under contract until some time this fall. No word yet on what TNA will do with the storylines that Team 3D were involved in. The Hall of Fame induction during Bound For Glory weekend will likely still happen. – We noted before that TNA Bound For Glory in Japan may be facing some competition as New Japan Pro Wrestling had an event booked for the same day in the same venue asRead More