Hulk Hogan Says He Wasn’t In Las Vegas For WWE Announcement

Despite multiple sources reporting Hulk Hogan was at the Wynn Las Vegas for the WWE Network announcement on Wednesday night, the Hulkster himself says he was at Hogan’s Beach in Florida. The following is from Twitter: Yo guys,I was at Hogans Beach tonight filming with the Mad Fisherman Charlie Moore,brother. HH — Hulk Hogan (@HulkHogan) […]

Report: Mae Young Taken Off Life Support

Mike Mooneyham of The Post and Courier is reporting that Mae Young was taken off life support on Wednesday. The following is from Mooneyham’s verified Twitter account: Sad news to report. Received word tonight that #MaeYoung has been taken off life support. Prayers for this grand lady of wrestling. — Mike Mooneyham (@ByMikeMooneyham) January 9, […]

Official WWE Network Press Release

Below is the official press release for the forthcoming WWE Network: WWE® NETWORK LAUNCHES FEBRUARY 24 STAMFORD, Conn., January 8, 2014 – WWE Network, the first-ever 24/7 streaming network, will launch live in the U.S. on Monday, February 24, featuring all 12 WWE live pay-per-view events – including WrestleMania® – valued at more than $600 […]

WWE Network Videos – Sneak Peek, Live Demonstration, Steve Austin

The WWE Network was formally announced on Wednesday night from the Wynn Las Vegas. We have a complete recap of the presentation that was available live stream at this link. Several video highlights from Wednesday’s announcement were posted on YouTube. We’ve included them below: WWE Network Sneak Peek: WWE Network Demonstration: Sneak Peek: The Monday […]

26 WWE Network Questions Answered In Official Release

WWE sent out the following FAQ for members of the media regarding the WWE Network: 1. What is WWE Network? WWE Network is a 24/7 streaming service with both scheduled programming and an on-demand library. WWE Network will include all 12 WWE live pay-per-view events including WrestleMania 30, groundbreaking original series, reality shows and documentaries, […]

Complete Details On The WWE Network – Format, Price, Launch Date & More

Welcome to a special “Open Thread” featuring WWE’s historic announcement of the WWE Network. I’ll be updating the coverage right here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com throughout the night. The stream is live as Michael Cole is introduced as the event host. Cole calls it one of the most important days in WWE’s storied history. Today they take […]

More On WWE Working With The 49ers To Book Ric Flair For Speech

Carolina Panthers wide receiver Steve Smith expressed disappointment in Ric Flair‘s pre-game motivational speech to the San Francisco 49ers last weekend, however, there’s more to the story than The Nature Boy “turning heel” on his hometown team. Flair was requested for a motivational speech by one of the 49ers players. The team reached out to […]

TNA Signs New Multi-Year Deal With Challenge TV, Impact Airing In The UK Before US

TNA Wrestling announced on Wednesday they have signed a new multi-year agreement with Challenge TV in the United Kingdom and Ireland. The network will broadcast action from TNA’s upcoming UK tour, starting with the broadcast on Thursday, January 30, 2014 from Glasgow’s SSE Hydro. The show will air on UK television before it airs in […]

Kaitlyn Gone From WWE

WWE announced Wednesday here on dot com that Kaitlyn will “no longer be under contract” with the company. They report she has “chosen to pursue other endeavors outside of the sports-entertainment world.” The news is surprising for a couple of reasons. Kaitlyn taped a match against WWE Divas Champion AJ Lee that will air on […]

Weekly Triple H Interview Focuses On Wednesday’s WWE Network Announcement

WWE’s weekly kayfabe Michael Cole interview with Triple H is now online and focuses on Wednesday night’s “groundbreaking announcement” from the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. Cole opened by asking Hunter if he could give us a hint. Triple H responded in one word – nope. Michael framed the significance of the Consumer […]

Michigan State Crowd Does “Yes! Yes! Yes!” Chant, Jericho & HBK Appearance

- Wrestling News World reader Jason Smith sent word that the Michigan State University football team led the crowd in a Daniel Bryan “Yes! Yes! Yes!” chant during halftime of the Ohio State at Michigan State NCAA Men’s Basketball game. You can watch footage at this link or embedded in the video below: – Wrestling […]