Big Show and Mark Henry are scripted for a backstage segment at tonight’s WWE SummerSlam pay-per-view. The plan is that it will push the idea of the two being a tag team going forward. There’s been no word yet on United States Champion Sheamus or Tag Team Champions The Usos being added to tonight’s show. Regarding rumors of Hulk Hogan possibly appearing, his status is still up in the air but he is confirmed to be backstage. (Source: PWInsider)Read More
wwe-summerslam reported before that there is a feeling Brock Lesnar is winning the WWE World Heavyweight Title from John Cena at SummerSlam tonight. PWInsider notes that there is a very strong belief backstage that Lesnar is winning the title. They added that just about everyone within WWE that’s talking says Cena won’t retain tonight. On a related note, it’s possible we will see the new title belt with the new WWE logo at SummerSlam tonight instead of tomorrow night’s RAW.Read More
- The family of the late Ultimate Warrior was invited by WWE to attend SummerSlam tonight in Los Angeles, California, Dana Warrior revealed on Facebook. – In a video interview on the WWE App, Summer Rae and Layla asked fans to write them on Twitter about who they should date next. Summer said: “It doesn’t have to be someone in the WWE. It could be a celebrity, an artist, a singer, whoever you want.”Read More
- As reported, the pre-sale code for WrestleMania 31 is SANJOSE. The pre-sale was originally planned for today but for some reason those plans changed and WWE announced to fans that they will be able to use that code soon. An e-mail will be sent out to fans informing them of when the pre-sale begins. – WWE Hall of Famer Howard Finkel tweeted the following about his role in WWE 2K15: I'm thrilled and honored to be a part of #WWE2K15, as I did a number of ring announcementsRead More
- Stephanie McMahon noted on Twitter that proceeds from her new Authentic WWE t-shirts will be donated to Connor’s Cure, the charity she and Triple H started in the name of Connor Michalek. – In the video below, Brie Bella talks with Sam Roberts about the recent burglar incident with her husband Daniel Bryan, her SummerSlam match with Stephanie McMahon and more: – WWE’s website has a new poll asking fans who deserves to be called Mr. SummerSlam – Triple H, Randy Orton, Bret Hart, Shawn Michaels, Edge, Brock Lesnar,Read More
- Mick Foley has a new blog on Facebook where he predicts tonight’s WWE World Heavyweight Title match with Brock Lesnar and John Cena at SummerSlam. He wrote: “Well, I’m on my way home from Los Angeles after a run of 7 #HardcoreLegend shows throughout California – but I kind of wish I was staying just to watch the WWE World heavyweight championship match. I have a feeling that the atmosphere surrounding the match is going to be something special, and I firmly believe that Brock Lesnar will walk awayRead More
The cast of WWE Total Divas was recently interviewed by LA Times Sports Now editor Houston Mitchell. Below are some highlights: Brie, What do you have planned for Stephanie McMahon during your SummerSlam match? Brie: A lot. I have a lot planned. I have been training so hard. The one thing I know is that Stephanie has a lot of power and a lot of tricks up her sleeve. But I’ve been in that ring for the last couple of years and I have been working hard. Plus, with DanielRead More
- In the videos below, Dave Meltzer of The Wrestling Observer Newsletter and Brian Fritz of talk with Sting and Hulk Hogan about SummerSlam, WWE 2K15, TNA and lots more: – In the video below, Sam Roberts talks to WWE Intercontinental Champion The Miz about his new gimmick, being a veteran in WWE and more. Miz notes that he has a new ring jacket to debut at SummerSlam tonight if it’s ready.Read More
- After being challenged by Triple H, Vince McMahon took the “Ice Bucket Challenge” on Friday to help raise awareness for ALS. Vince then nominated TV personality Maria Menounos and she accepted, as seen below. She challenged Stephanie McMahon, Jilianne Hugh, Tony Robbins and Derek Hough. Menounos adds that she will see Stephanie tonight at SummerSlam. – It was reported last week that WWE NXT Diva Veronica Lane has resumed wrestling training after being sidelined with a leg injury. On Twitter, Lane revealed to a fan asking about her injuryRead More
As reported, next Wednesday night’s Hardcore Justice themed episode of TNA Impact Wrestling will feature Mike Tenay’s sitdown interview with Dixie Carter. The original plan after Dixie took the table bump was for her character to be written off TV. It will be interesting to see what they do with her character now. Dixie tweeted the following about her interview airing next Wednesday: I have invited @RealMikeTenay to my home to interview me… You will see it very soon on @ImpactOnSpike — Dixie Carter (@TNADixie) August 15, 2014Read More
- Roman Reigns recently spoke with CraveOnline to promote WWE SummerSlam. Below are some highlights: CraveOnline: You’re from the famous Anoa’i wrestling family. What were family get togethers like? Do you guys just talk wrestling all the time or is business just business and family time is just family time? Roman Reigns: It’s a little bit of both. It just depends on who’s there. If I’m with my dad, yeah, he’s going to talk a good bit about the business. He just kind of mentors me and tells me whatRead More

Posted On August 17, 2014By StaffIn News

Updated Favorites To Win At Tonight’s WWE SummerSlam Pay-Per-View

- Based on multiple betting sites, below are the updated favorites going into WWE SummerSlam tonight: * Brock Lesnar over John Cena * Stephanie McMahon over Brie Bella * Roman Reigns over Randy Orton * AJ Lee over Paige * Seth Rollins over Dean Ambrose * The Miz over Dolph Ziggler * Jack Swagger over Rusev * Bray Wyatt over Chris JerichoRead More
- In the below video interview, Brie Bella talks about main-eventing RAW with Stephanie McMahon, training for her match tonight at SummerSlam, the upcoming season of Total Divas on E! and her marriage to Daniel Bryan, where she reveals that he’s the woman in the relationship. In response to whether they have arguments, Brie said: “When we disagree, absolutely. But like, it’s really funny because he’s very quiet and like when he gets mad, he’ll just be kind of like, “I don’t like what you’re doing right now, what you’reRead More
Rogers Communications in cable has addressed some of the issues with the WWE Network, or WWE Net Pak, in Canada on their platform. Rogers representatives are telling customers that what they’re offering is not meant to be the full WWE Network and there will be just 30 to 40 hours of on-demand content available on a regular basis. Rogers is apparently working on bringing an app to the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission that would make the full Network available to their customers. They are also working with other TVRead More
Former WWE and WCW star “The Patriot” Del Wilkes recently spoke with Mike Mooneyham of The Post & Courier. Wilkes was taking up to 150 pills per day to deal with his injuries and was sentenced to 18 months at the Lower Savannah Prerelease Center in Aiken, SC back in 2002. Wilkes began using steroids back in the 1980’s while playing football at USC. He said: “It was easy getting my hands on steroids. You could go into any gym and get them. It was like buying multi-vitamins. It wasRead More
- The backstage meeting before TNA’s New York City taping on August 6th had Bully Ray doing the talking with John Gaburick there also. They told the TNA talents that the company was not closing and they were working on several different deals. They implied that everything is fine. – reported that Spike TV officials were at TNA’s recent New York City tapings. Word is that representatives from other networks were in attendance as well. (Source: PWInsider)Read More
- In an update from earlier, Eva Marie’s wedding was not taped Saturday night in Los Angeles but her bridal shower was held. Her wedding will be in 5 days. – WWE Diva Paige turns 22 years old today. – Below is video of Big Show talking to Game Spot at Gamescom this past week about WWE 2K15, his dubious WrestleMania record and more:Read More
- Regarding Brock Lesnar possibly winning the WWE World Heavyweight Title from John Cena at SummerSlam tonight, it was reported this weekend that this does not mean Lesnar is going into WrestleMania 31 as champion. – As of WWE’s Thursday morning creative meeting, the rules for the Rusev vs. Jack Swagger Flag Match at WWE SummerSlam tonight had not been decided on. (Source: More
- reported a few weeks back that Randy Orton vs. Roman Reigns matches were getting very bad reviews at WWE live events. It should be noted that last night’s Orton vs. Reigns match in San Jose was called the match of the night by several fans in attendance. It was noted that Reigns vs. Orton and Dean Ambrose vs. Seth Rollins were the two best matches at the San Jose live event. – WWE flew the Superstars and Divas that worked last night’s live event in San Jose backRead More