WWE Releases, Details On New WWE Network Programming, JBL Show

- WWE made a round of NXT cuts this past week. Names released from their developmental deals include Brian Reid, C Denzel Freeman, Courtney Freeman, Dustin Mueller, Leyvonna Zakari and Laszlo Vandracsek. The releases aren’t surprising as the company had planned to make some cuts as they signed new talent. We reported on the new […]

Details On The Next WWE Network Update

WWE announced on Monday they’ll report their 2015 first quarter earnings on Thursday, April 30, 2015 before market open. Vince McMahon and George Barrios will host a conference call with investors at 11 AM EDT that morning to discuss the results. The release will detail WWE Network subscriptions through March 31, 2015 and will give […]

Lucha Dragons Debut, Sting Interview After Raw, Neville Debuting

- Former NXT Tag Team Champions Sin Cara and Kalisto, collectively known as the Lucha Dragons made their official main roster debut as a team on this week’s Raw. They teamed with Kofi Kingston and Big E to go over Cesaro, Tyson Kidd, and The Ascension. – Sting will be interviewed immediately following tonight’s Raw live on the […]

WWE’s Stock Plunges More Than 14% On Monday

Wall Street wasn’t impressed by WWE’s record-breaking Wreslemania 31 pay-per-view or their WWE Network announcement of 1.3 million paid subscribers. WWE’s stock fell more than 14% on Monday. Forbes – WWE Stock Crashes After Record-Breaking WrestleMania 31 The feeling seems to be investors worrying the WWE Network paid subscribers number will drop now that Wrestlemania […]

Vince McMahon Shoots, Wrestlemania 32 Build, Taking Sting From Obscurity

For those that missed our coverage earlier, WWE held a conference call on Monday to announce the WWE Network has 1.3 million paid subscribers. Vince McMahon made a few notable comments in the call that I thought were worth pulling out and mentioning here. First, when talking about WWE’s expansion in China, Vince talked about […]

WWE Network Exceeds 1.3 Million Subscribers

WWE issued the following release shortly after announcing 1.3 million paid WWE Network subscribers: Full Year Business Outlook Reaffirmed While Q1 2015 Currently Projected to Exceed Guidance STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– WWE® (NYSE:WWE) today announced that WWE Network surpassed 1.3 million subscribers following WrestleMania® 31, making it the most viewed WrestleManiain history. WrestleMania was broadcast around the world last night on WWE […]

Complete Details On New WWE Network Original Programming

WWE will begin running monthly NXT TakeOver live events that will broadcast on the WWE Network as part of their new original programming. Below is the press release with details on the new series: STAMFORD, Conn., March 30, 2015 – In addition to the premium monthly live pay-per-view events, WWE Network unveiled new programming for […]

Major WWE Network Update, Wrestlemania Success & More

Vince McMahon and George Barrios hosted a conference call with investors to discuss the status of the WWE Network following Wrestlemania 31 on Monday. I was on the call on behalf of Wrestling News World and compiled the following notes: Michael Weitz opened the call by reading a prepared statement. He reminded listeners of the […]

Bray Wyatt Injury Update, Orton Speaks, Podcast Is Jericho

- Bray Wyatt worked The Undertaker at Wrestlemania 31 with a sprained ankle, Wrestling News World has learned. The injury happened earlier in the day when he came out to prepare for the match. Apparently it was so bad when it happened that he couldn’t put weight on it but was able to gut through […]

More Details On New Original WWE Network Programming

WWE unveiled more details about their new upcoming original programming on the WWE Network during Wrestlemania 31 on Sunday night. We now know the details of four original shows, as you can read below: Camp WWE, an adult animated series, with Seth Green Swerved by Jeff Tremaine (director of Jackass) and Bad Grandpa Too Hot […]

The Undertaker Defeats Bray Wyatt, Jericho Podcast With Cena

- The Undertaker beat Bray Wyatt at WrestleMania 31 following a tombstone. This was Undertaker’s first match since last year at WrestleMania 30 when Brock Lesnar ended his undefeated streak. Taker is now 22-1. – Chris Jericho will be hosting his first live podcast on the WWE Network with John Cena as his guest on […]

Daniel Bryan w/Legends, New WWE Network Programs, Kickoff Highlights

- WWE did a backstage segment with newly crowned Intercontinental Champion Daniel Bryan with ”Rowdy” Roddy Piper, Ric Flair, Ricky Steamboat and Bret Hart at Wrestlemania 31. You can watch a GIF below: Click here to load (if not loaded) RIC FLAIR! WOOOOOOOOO #WrestleMania ans Bret Hart! https://t.co/sAzAhdNkWs — FanSided GIF (@FanSidedGIF) March 30, 2015 […]