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WWE says that they are in talks to move SmackDown back to Thursday nights but the decision has not been finalized yet. A WWE spokesperson said: “Someone was overzealous in updating our production trucks. The trucks are being fixed to reflect the current and accurate information of Fridays at 8 p.m.” (Source: More
- WWE officials were surprised at the drop in viewership that the July 28th third hour of RAW with Brie Bella and Stephanie McMahon saw. No word yet on their reaction to this week’s drop for the same segment. – WWE stock was up 0.93% today, closing at $14.10 per share. Today’s high was $14.64 and the low was $13.73. – Eden practices ring announcing skills in her latest WWE video blog: Partial source: PWInsiderRead More
WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is back with a new blog on As always, you can purchase JR’s BBQ products on Here are some highlights from this entry: – It’s going to be a busy day of working on my autobiography with my writing partner Scott Williams here in Norman. Looking at four, ten hour days this week with additional, multiple writing days ahead. We hope to get the book done by mid 2015 but there’s a great deal of work to do before we even thinkRead More
- Ring of Honor have announced that their next iPPV will take place on September 6 when they hold All Star Extravaganza VI from the old Maple Leaf Gardens in Toronto, Canada, continuing their partnership with uStream. There was speculation that like New Japan Pro Wrestling, ROH would cease their relationship with uStream which only began in May for the ROH/NJPW supershows due to uStream’s decision to no longer provider iPPV hosting. It is speculated that uStream were still willing to provide live streaming services at a higher price butRead More
- JBL and Michael Cole announced on their latest radio show that beginning the first week in October, they will be doing a daily “special report” type of show that will be featured on nearly 500 radio stations across the country. The shorts will be just about 2 minutes each. JBL and Cole will be discussing current events and reporting from the cities that they travel to with WWE. More details will be released later this month. – WWE’s website has a new poll up asking fans which Superstar hasRead More
- WWE is currently working on plans to start pushing WrestleMania 31 locally in California beginning SummerSlam weekend. – In the video below, Bill Apter of catches up with former nWo members Scott Norton, Nick Patrick and nWo Sting at a convention earlier this summer: – WWE’s latest “Where Are They Now?” catches up with ECW Original Mike “Simon Dean” Bucci, who currently works as a branch manager for Woodforest National Bank in Louisville, Kentucky. He commented on his new career: “My day-to day-worries are different than in theRead More
- Triple H, Stephanie McMahon and George Barrios participated in the Needham Fireside Chat event in New York City on Tuesday and revealed that WCW Nitro episodes will be added to the WWE Network beginning this fall alongside the Monday Night War series. – We noted late last week that WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race fell at home and was forced to miss the Mid-Atlantic Wrestling Fanfest in Charlotte. Race was examined by a doctor and it’s been confirmed that his extreme pain was coming from a cyst onRead More
- As seen below, Dolph Ziggler is Michael Cole’s guest this week for his sitdown interview. Below are some highlights: * Ziggler talked about his history with Intercontinental Champion The Miz. Ziggler says they grew up near each other and one of them scratched & clawed for what he has and the other went Hollywood. Ziggler said he can’t stand The Miz. * Ziggler talked about the prestige of the Intercontinental Title and what it felt like to win the first time. * Cole asked about Ziggler’s following on socialRead More
- Below is video of John Cena in his heel look for the movie The Nest, issuing a thumb war challenge to actress Aisha Tyler: – Randy Orton noted on Twitter that he has a movie project in the works but it’s too early to talk about it. He also noted that he has a new WWE t-shirt coming out soon and that he’s leaning towards a red colored shirt. – Chris Jericho’s latest Talk Is Jericho podcast features Goldust and Stardust.Read More
Hulk Hogan recently appeared on The Matthew Aaron Show podcast and said he’s in the best shape of his life. He was asked if fans will see him in the ring again. Hogan replied: “Brother, my goal is to perform in the ring again, it’s not if, it’s when, I’ve been training like crazy, my back doesn’t hurt at all, my back’s perfect, now I’ve finally got by back straightened out and I’m really trying to get myself into shape because if you step inside that WWE ring you betterRead More
As reported, next Monday’s RAW from Portland, Oregon will feature a Birthday Celebration for the returning Hulk Hogan. Scott Hall has been teasing a nWo reunion for RAW and it’s now confirmed that WWE has Scott Hall and Kevin Nash booked. There are plans for a nWo reunion segment with Hogan, Hall and Nash. Other names booked for next week’s Hogan Birthday Celebration are Paul Orndorff and Ric Flair. Jimmy Hart will also be there as he’s part of Hogan’s current WWE deal. Other names are expected to beRead More
- As noted, WWE tryouts in Australia are currently underway. Former WWE talent Ricardo Rodriguez tweeted the following: I giggled at the list of ppl that went to Australia for "tryouts" when I asked I was told no. Because THEY have better knowing of talent ;) — Ricardo Rodriguez (@RRWWE) August 6, 2014 – WWE World Heavyweight Champion John Cena has another week off to film movies as he didn’t work Monday’s RAW or last night’s tapings and isn’t scheduled for any of this weekend’s WWE live events in AustraliaRead More

Posted On August 6, 2014By StaffIn News, Specials

Photo: Triple H Does Photoshoot With The New WWE Title Belt reported before that WWE was planning on slightly altering all championship belts to go along with the official launch of the new company logo, which happens on the RAW the night after SummerSlam. Below is a photo of Triple H at this week’s TV tapings, holding a new WWE Title belt at what looks like a photoshoot to show off the new strap.Read More
- We can expect to see more plugs for the WWE Network’s $9.99 price point on RAW over the next few weeks. WWE felt they were close to making $9.99 another popular buzzword on RAW this week. – We noted that Rob Van Dam did not work the WWE Battleground pay-per-view because he was injured. There’s still no word yet on what kind of injury he has but according to PWInsider, he was not cleared to wrestle as of Monday. RVD noted on Twitter that he’s currently headed to AustraliaRead More
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- WWE’s new Network deal with Rogers Communications in Canada was actually finalized about a month ago but they waited to announce it with the quarterly earnings to help improve how everything looked. There are no current negotiations with other cable providers for a similar deal but WWE officials are open to the idea. – WWE Divas Champion AJ Lee tweeted the following about last night’s Main Event: Got groped by Summer & Paige told me she loved me… I must have that "off the market" appeal going for meRead More
- Next Tuesday night’s episode of WrestleMania Rewind on the WWE Network will feature Steve Austin vs. The Rock from WrestleMania 15. – The WWE RAW Backstage Pass will return after next Monday’s RAW from Portland. – WWE VP of Community Relations Mary Ellen Curran is now on Twitter at @maryellenwwe. – WrestleCade Champion Matt Hardy issues an open challenge for the annual WrestleCade event that takes place on November 29th in Winston-Salem, North Carolina this year:Read More
Robbie E recently spoke with and talked about filming CBS’ The Amazing Race with his girlfriend Brooke Tessmacher: “It did involve fitness but some things involved patience. Some things involved intelligence. I wanted to give up, I mean, everyone does. It taught me to just learn to be patient with myself.” The article notes that while the show airs on CBS beginning September 26th, Robbie won’t be allowed to appear on TNA’s Impact Wrestling on Spike TV due to his contract. This means Robbie will likely be off theRead More
- Many of the WWE talents left for Australia Tuesday night. WWE has a live event scheduled for the Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on Thursday. Ric Flair, Roman Reigns, Chris Jericho, Kane, The Wyatt Family, Sheamus, Cesaro, Rob Van Dam, The Miz, Kofi Kingston, Fandango, The Usos and Nikki Bella are advertised. – The #1 contender’s tournament for a shot at the WWE NXT Tag Team Titles will kick off on this week’s NXT episode with Enzo Amore & Big Cass vs. Jason Jordan & Tye Dillinger. – WWERead More
- Wrestle-1 star Yasufumi Nakanoue, who appeared on TNA Lockdown earlier this year, recently spoke with Slam Wrestling and talked about wanting to work more with TNA: “I don’t know the specifics, but the relationship with TNA will be ongoing and it’s ultimately the W-1 office’s decision on whether or not I’ll be working there. Personally, I would love to.” – TNA will tape the September 4th and September 11th episodes of Impact Wrestling from New York City tonight. We will have live spoiler coverage later this evening. – TNA’sRead More