We received a significant update on WWE Network subscriptions on Thursday as WWE reported their 2014 quarter four earnings and complete 2014 year-end results. As we previously noted, the WWE Network had 816,000 subscribers at the end of 2014. On January 26, 2015 they announced they reached 1 million subscribers. WWE Chief Financial Officer George […]
Vince McMahon was asked about the #CancelWWENetwork Twitter controversy that was a result of fans rejecting this year’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view during a conference call on Thursday with investors. Vince said such controversies are good for WWE and the vocal minority didn’t like the creative. He said “Santa Claus didn’t come for that pay-per-view, so […]
The WWE Network is receiving more intentional distribution. WWE announced on Thursday a new five-year partnership with OSN, the leading pay-TV network in the Middle East and North Africa, to distribute the WWE Network as a premium, linear channel. CLICK HERE for more information. Additionally, Rogers has reached carriage agreements for WWE Network with multiple […]
WWE announced in their 2014 financial results the WWE Network had 816,000 subscribers at year-end. This means they gained at least 184,000 subscribers from December 31, 2014 to January 26, 2015 (the day they announced they reached 1 million subscribers) to take them to one million. Also reported in the results was traditional pay-per-view buys […]
WWE announced their 2014 fourth quarter financial results and reported complete 2014 earnings on Thursday before market open. Below is the complete release: WWE® Reports 2014 Results With Q4 Earnings Growth that Exceeds Expectations STAMFORD, Conn.–WWE (NYSE:WWE) today announced financial results for its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014. Revenues for the quarter increased 19% to […]
– Sasha Banks beat Charlotte, Bayley, and Becky Lynch in a fatal four-way match to win the NXT Women’s Championship at NXT Takeover: Rival. This is Sasha’s first title reign, ending Charlotte’s reign since May 29th. – Kevin Owens beat Sami Zayn by referee stoppage to win the NXT Championship in the main event. Zayn […]
WWE NXT Takeover: Rival Results Wednesday, February 11, 2015 From Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida Report by CJ Blaze of WrestlingNewsWorld.com The show starts with a video package highlighting all of NXT’s current top stars. Tonight, Charlotte will defend the NXT Women’s Title in a four-way against Becky Lynch, Sasha Banks, and Bayley. […]
This week Mark Moore and Tod Sullivan bring you all the happenings from Raw as well as look forward to NXT Takeover and break down the biggest stories of the week.
I’ve been looking forward to tonight since TakeOver: R Evolution ended and we knew Kevin Owens’ uppance would come. I predict come the 28th we will look back on this show as the best of the month for WWE. Things I can’t wait to see: Will Itami’s spotlight continue to grow? He’s been mostly overshadowed by […]
Triple H answered questions on Twitter ahead of Wednesday’s WWE NXT TakeOver: Rival show. You can read his responses in the post below: Click here to load Tweets (if not loaded) Take your pick: Sami vs. Owens and Neville vs. Balor–both should be great “Which match are you most looking foward to at TakeOver??” — Triple […]
The official trailer for the Universal Pictures comedy, “Trainwreck,” featuring John Cena is now online at this link or embedded in the video below: In the trailer, Cena is one of Amy Schumer’s dates at a movie when a moviegoer calls him Mark Wahlberg and tells him to shut-up. Cena fires back that Wahlberg weighs […]
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This week’s sit-down Michael Cole interview with Triple H focuses on Wednesday’s NXT TakeOver: Rival show. Hunter placed big expectations on the show, saying it’s probably going to outdo anything the fans have seen before. You can watch at this link or embedded in the video below: Make plans to join our WWE NXT “Open […]
– WWE Money in the Bank 2015 will take from the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio on Sunday, June 14, 2015. There is currently a presale ongoing with the password MITB. – Shawn Michaels did a Q&A with Newsday to promote his new “Wrestling For My Life” book that you can read at this link. […]
Joan “Chyna” Laurer did an interview with Vince Russo, where she accused Triple H of slapping her when she confronted him about his relationship with his now wife, Stephanie McMahon. Chyna accused Hunter of feeling so bad about it that he cried and that was the end of their relationship. Hunter issued the following statement […]