September 12, 2014 6:40 PM EDT Update: I adjusted some of the wording from the initial report to eliminate confusion. TheWrap.com adjusted their wording as well but I still felt it was somewhat confusing. End update. TheWrap.com is reporting that Warner Bros. is in talks to acquire the distribution rights to WWE’s tape library. Financial […]
Cynthia Heenan, the wife of Bobby “The Brain” Heenan, has contacted promoters of one of her husband’s upcoming bookings to inform them he will be unavailable due to health reasons. We received word from the people promoting a Heenan appearance at the Alamo City Comic Con on September 26-28 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention […]
WWE stockholder Curtis Swanson has filed a class action lawsuit against the company, alleging they violated the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Swanson’s suit, filed on August 25, 2014 in the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut, is on behalf of people who purchased or acquired the securities of WWE between October 31 […]
- WWE showed off their “bullet time” technology at the WWE Performance Center in a new video posted on YouTube on Thursday. You can watch it at this link or embedded in the video below: – WWE Games Tweeted a photo of Bray Wyatt during a commercial shoot for WWE 2K15. You can check it […]
The WWE NXT Takeover: Fatal 4-Way Pre-Show is now online. You can watch the streaming live video embedded below: After watching, make sure to join our NXT Takeover: Fatal 4-Way “Open Thread” featuring streaming live results and your discussion at this link. Download our FREE App! Dirt Sheet for iPhone, Android and iPad.
This week’s episode of Impact Wrestling garnered an average viewing audience of 1,049,000 viewers on Spike TV. The show was down 46,000 viewers from the week prior and breaks a trend of three straight weeks of viewership increases. It would appear the 1,000,000 viewer mark is the company’s viewership base. TV by the Numbers has […]
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Triple H held a Q&A on Twitter with fans prior to NXT TakeOver: Fatal 4-Way Thursday afternoon on Twitter. Because Hunter is such a high profile WWE figure, we’re recapping it as it goes in its entirety. You can read below: Honestly that's the first question?! $9.99. Music and video to follow. “@WWE_JCena: @TripleH how […]
NXT Stars Hype TakeOver Byron Saxton, Tyson Kidd, Bayley, Tyler Breeze, Enzo Amore, Sami Zayn, Charlotte, Sylvester Lefort, Kenta and JoJo (in that order) hype Thursday’s NXT Takeover: Fatal 4-Way in a new video posted at this link. You can also watch embedded in the video below: What Does Undertaker Look Like Now? We’ve had […]
- Ric Flair will reportedly not appear at NXT TakeOver: Fatal 4-Way on Thursday night. He Tweeted the following about the show, expressing support for his daughter Charlotte: So proud of my daughter @MsCharlotteWWE. Watch her tonight LIVE on @WWENetwork for #NXTTakeOver. #Flair #WOOOOO ! — Ric Flair® (@RicFlairNatrBoy) September 11, 2014 It's not just […]
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Ric Flair is no longer scheduled to appear Thursday night’s NXT TakeOver Fatal 4-Way pay-per-view, according to a report by PWInsider.com. According to their report, Flair had to pull out of the appearance due to a “personal conflict.” Flair was scheduled to announce KENTA at the show as WWE looks to create hype domestically about […]
Daniel Bryan, who is currently out indefinitely, has not had surgery on his elbow. At one point surgery was scheduled but canceled so doctors could run more tests. According to Bryan, doctors wanted to take the nerve from along his elbow and put it under his forearm muscle. This, after he failed to regain strength […]
WWE will present NXT TakeOver: Fatal 4-Way on Thursday night from the campus of Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. The following matches are advertised: Fatal 4-Way Match for the NXT Championship – Adrian Neville (c) vs. Sami Zayn vs. Tyler Breeze vs. Tyson Kidd Tag Team Math for the NXT Tag Team Championship […]
- WWE acknowledged the death of Sean O’Haire in a brief article here on dot com. In addition to extending their condolences, WWE noted he was under contract with them from 2001-2004. As we reported here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com (via TMZ), O’Haire reportedly died due to suicide. He was 43 years old. – The Big Show […]