Update: Rusev Not Medically Cleared To Compete

Updating a previous report, WWE has confirmed that Rusev is not medically cleared to compete at tonight’s Elimination Chamber pay-per-view. He was scheduled to participate in the Elimination Chamber Match for the vacant WWE Intercontinental Championship. WWE questions what this means for the bout. Below is an excerpt from their report: With Rusev out of […]

Latest On Rusev Before WWE Elimination Chamber

WWE has not updated on Rusev’s status for Elimination Chamber as of 5:49 PM EDT. He didn’t work weekend live events but he was pulled shortly after the injury at Tuesday’s Smackdown taping. Based on the fact he was seen on crutches the day after the injury, it wouldn’t be hard to make several assumptions […]

Machine Gun Kelly Returning To WWE On June 15th Raw

WWE has announced that Machine Gun Kelly is returning to guest star on the June 15, 2015 episode of Monday Night Raw in Cleveland, Ohio. As part of the appearance, he’ll perform his new single, “A Little More?” Kelly played John Cena to the ring at Wrestlemania XXVIII and provided the official theme song of […]

Former WWE Star Close To Signing With TNA, Will Work For Global Force Wrestling

Shelton Benjamin recently noted on Twitter that he was close to signing with TNA Wrestling. Below are the tweets in written format, followed by the embedded HTML: Many have asked will I ever got to @IMPACTWRESTLING very recently concluded a dialogue with the company and while both parties are ….. Eager to do business we […]

Rusev Injury Update

As expected, Rusev did not work Friday night’s WWE live event in Raleigh, North Carolina. Instead, WWE United States Champion John Cena worked Kane in a steel cage main event. We’ll have complete results online shortly. Rusev was injured at Tuesday’s Smackdown taping during a match against Ryback. WWE reports he suffered a “lower body […]

Smackdown Audience Down Slightly

This week’s episode of WWE Smackdown garnered an average viewing audience of 2,574,000 viewers on SyFy. That is down (-15,000 viewers) from the week prior. TV by the Numbers has data for the top 100 cable shows among adults 18-49 for the whole day at this link. Smackdown Viewership Archive: January 2, 2015 (Friday) – […]