Details On This Week’s WWE Main Event & Smackdown Tapings

WWE will tape this week’s episodes of Main Event and Smackdown on Tuesday night from the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, North Carolina. Advertised for WWE Main Event: WWE Intercontinental Champion Curtis Axel vs. Big E Langston Advertised for Smackdown: Daniel Bryan vs. Luke Harper Click here for official event information. Click here for […]

Tyler Reks Unhappy With WWE’s Plans For Animated Series

Tyler Reks isn’t thrilled about WWE’s plans for a new animated series. Reks, who left the company last year, said his Midcard Mafia animated series nearly cost him his job. The following comments were made on Twitter: I almost get fired 4 an “irreverent” cartoon & @WWE decides 2 make their own? Hope Mark Henry […]

WWE Title Match Announced For Survivor Series

It was announced on this week’s episode of WWE Monday Night Raw that Big Show will face Randy Orton for the WWE Championship at Survivor Series. The match was announced as part of the storyline “settlement” of Big Show’s “lawsuit” against WWE. Stephanie McMahon announced in Raw’s final segment that Show was re-hired. Show demanded […]

An Excerpt From TNA Memo On ‘For Sale’ Rumors, Corgan Reps Offer No Comment

Our buddy Josh Stewart filed a report about the rumors that Billy Corgan is negotiating to purchase TNA Wrestling here on Newsday.com. TNA provided Newsday with a copy of the memo distributed to company employees via email last week. Alex Barie confirmed the memo told talent the company wasn’t for sale and the Carter family […]

Cena Saves Smackdown As Viewership Rises, Chris Jericho On Talking Dead

- Last week’s episode of WWE Smackdown featuring World Heavyweight Champion John Cena did an average viewing audience of 2,730,000 viewers on SyFy. Cena came back in a big way last week and the viewership numbers reflected.  The show ended up doing a 1.90, which was down slightly from the 1.94 the show did the […]

New WWE Animated Series, Rob Van Dam Not Under WWE Contract, Divas On Steve Harvey

- WWE Studios and Film Roman announced on Monday they have entered into a co-financing and co-production agreement to produce up to 13, 3-minute webisodes of a new animated series called Camp WWE. The series will be scripted by Mike Benson of “Entourage” and “The Bernie Mac Show.” WWE posted the official press release here […]

WWE Signs Olympian, Rey Mysterio Not Pushing Return, Goldust’s Fountain Of Youth

- WWE has signed 2012 Olympian Chas Betts to a developmental contract. Betts, 27, announced the signing via Facebook over the weekend. He’s scheduled to start at the WWE Performance Center on Monday. Click here for coverage by NBC OlympicTalk. – Scott Fishman of The Miami Herald has a new article online featuring quotes from […]