Triple H Conference Call Recap – NXT As Its Own Brand, Talent Nervousness, Bray Wyatt Just Scratching The Surface, Health Updates On Christian & Mysterio, Tough Enough, Prince Devitt, KENTA & Shawne Merriman

Triple H participated in a media conference call to promote NXT Takeover on Wednesday. Below are the highlights: Hunter talked about NXT becoming its own brand with the WWE Network but stressed the primary focus is to prepare talent for the main roster. Triple H talked about nervousness experienced by stars that get called up, […]

Total Divas Audience Declines Against NBA Playoffs

This week’s episode of Total Divas garnered an average viewing audience of 1,041,000 viewers on E. The show, airing on a holiday weekend, faced stiff competition from the NBA Playoffs on TNT. TV by the Numbers has data for the entire day at this link. Viewership for Season 1 of Total Divas: Episode #1 on […]

Pre-Sale Passwords For New York City Impact Tapings In August

A pre-sale began at 10 AM on Wednesday to obtain tickets to the August Impact Wrestling tapings at the Manhattan Center’s Grand Ballroom in New York City. The passwords are as follows: Impact on August 5 – MCTNA85 Impact on August 6 – MCTNA86 Impact on August 7 – MCTNA87 Click here for official event […]

Batista Scheduled For Raw Next Monday, Latest On WWE World Heavyweight Championship

Batista Scheduled for Raw To answer those that have emailed in about Batista, he is advertised for Raw next Monday in Indianapolis, IN. He will be taking time off at some point to do media for “Guardians of the Galaxy,” however, no word on when that will be. The film premieres in theaters on August […]

WWE TV Taping Notes – Flair, Hall & Roberts, What You Won’t See, Chrisleys In Attendance, Chandler Riggs

WWE Main Event/Smackdown taping notes from Atlanta… – Ric Flair, Scott Hall, Cody Hall and Jake Roberts were in attendance. Hall stated over the weekend he received an invite from Triple H and was slated to tape an interview for use on the WWE Network – Dolph Ziggler beat Sami Zayn in a dark match […]

George Barrios To Talk Over The Top, Goldberg On A Potential In-Ring Return

WWE CFO to Talk Over the Top WWE announced that George Barrios will talk Over the Top content distribution at the 42nd Annual Cowen Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference in New York City on Wednesday. Click here for more. Goldberg Discusses Potential Return Wrestling News World reader Donald Wood sent word that he, along […]

Smackdown Audience Rises, Brother!

Last week’s episode of Smackdown featuring Hulk Hogan did an average viewing audience of 2,580,000 viewers on SyFy. The show led Friday’s original cable programming with a 0.7 adults 18-49 rating. TV by the Numbers has more data for cable programming from last Friday at this link. Smackdown Viewership Archive

Chris Amann & Kane Host Concussion Workshop In Knoxville, TN

WWE senior ringside physician Chris Amann and Kane participated in a Concussion Awareness Workshop at Halls Middle School in Knoxville, Tennessee on Monday. The free workshop was for coaches, parents and student athletes to raise awareness about the dangers of concussions. In an interview with WATE out of Knoxville, Kane said he doesn’t believe society […]