Wrestling News World Reacts To Business Insider’s “Grim” WWE Network Article

Business Insider has a new article titled “The Money-Losing WWE Network Is Making Another Big Push For Subscribers” online looking at WWE offering a complete no-strings-attached free preview of their Network this week. The piece makes several claims that I feel are worth clearing up. We’ll tackle them one by one: From the article: The […]

Smackdown Audience Down On Independance Day

Last week’s 4th of July episode of WWE Smackdown did an average viewing audience of 1,881,000 viewers on SyFy. Obviously that’s down but because of the holiday in the United States, the company won’t pay much attention to it. TV by the Numbers, as always, has complete data for the top shows on cable for […]

Backstage Bret Hart Photo, Russo Mention, A Look At WWE Network Free Preview Week

- Below is photo of Bret Hart with Tyson Kidd and Natalya from Raw: Home is where the Hart is. #Raw @KiddWWE @BretHart pic.twitter.com/8iyg5YGxlX — Nattie (@NatbyNature) July 8, 2014 – The letter The Miz read on Raw by Johnny Russo was a reference to former creative team member Vince Russo. – This week is […]

TNA Trolls John Cena With Bobby Lashley

TNA Wrestling used Bobby Lashley and social media to troll John Cena. The following is from Twitter: @IMPACTWRESTLING @fightbobby wins AGAIN! The REAL champ is here! #LashleyVsEY pic.twitter.com/x7lk7UVmdS — Calle Knight (@calleiente_) July 4, 2014 As you can see, the post originated from a fan and then was picked up by TNA. They posed a […]

WWE Announces New Member To Board Of Directors

WWE announced on Monday that TV executive Laureen Ong has been elected to the company’s Board of Directors. Ong most recently worked for the Travel Channel, where she was building brand strategy, developing programming and creating new business opportunities for the network. Below is the official press release: STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– WWE (NYSE: WWE) today […]

Holiday Photos Of Vince & Linda McMahon, Randy Orton

Wrestling News World reader Jorge Romero Tweeted us the following 4th of July images: Vince McMahon & Linda McMahon with fan: .@VinceMcMahon & @Linda_McMahon w/fan on 4th of July pic.twitter.com/CSsTFhvbv3 h/t @Jromer0 — Richard Gray (@wnwdotcom) July 7, 2014 Randy Orton with friends and family: .@RandyOrton celebrating 4th of July h/t @Jromer0 pic.twitter.com/WYwba7RrsE — Richard […]

Impact Audience Bounces Back

Last week’s episode of Impact Wrestling did an average viewing audience of 1,325,000 viewers on Spike TV. TV by the Numbers has complete data from the top shows on cable for last Thursday at this link. The data was delayed due to the Independence Day holiday in the United States. Impact Wrestling Viewership Archive

More Video Of Santino’s Announcement, The Monday Night War Premieres Tonight

Santino’s Announcement WWE released Santino Marella’s “career-related announcement” on YouTube. You can watch it at this link or embedded in the video below: I’m unsure as to why the company isn’t downright confirming his in-ring retirement but perhaps we’ll find out more on this week’s episode of Monday Night Raw. The Monday Night War on […]

Seth Rollins On Turning Heel, Bret Hart On Nattie vs. Charlotte, Roman Reigns On The Shield’s Shelf Life

There are three notable interviews conducted by Canadian publications we have to tell you about that were done in preparation for this week’s episode of Monday Night Raw in Montreal, Quebec. Names interviewed include Seth Rollins, Bret Hart and Roman Reigns. Below are highlights and links: Seth Rollins on turning heel: “When we try to be […]