CM Punk was on Thursday’s episode of Off The Record with Michael Landsberg. The interview was to discuss Punk’s transition to UFC but a lot was discussed, perhaps even initially trying to aggravate Punk for the sake of entertainment. Whatever the case, the interview was entertaining and I recapped it in its entirety. For clarity, […]
The Sioux City Journal has a piece online featuring quotes from Hulk Hogan to promote Sunday’s Smackdown taping in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. In the piece, Hogan continued to explain why he wants one more match. Below are some excerpts: “Triple H told me I’ve got nothing to prove but the last time I wrestled […]
Curtis Axel Wants to Rejuvenate Career WWE posted a video of William Regal discussing Kevin Owens at WWE NXT when Curtis Axel came in and said he wanted to rejuvenate his career down in NXT. You can watch at this link or embedded below: WWE’s Return to Japan WWE has announced a three-show tour of […]
WWE posted a kayfabe injury update on Sami Zayn following the powerbomb spot from Kevin Owens at last week’s NXT TakeOver: R Evolution show. Rather than re-word a storyline update, I’ll provide an excerpt below: WWE.com was able to confirm that while Zayn had full movement and sensation in his arms and legs after being […]
WWE NXT Results (12/18/14) From Full Sail University in Winter Park, FL Reported by Gesus Oliver of WrestlingNewsWorld.com
TNA Wrestling confirmed on Thursday that Josh Mathews will join Taz to form the new Impact announce team on Destination America. Mike Tenay will be re-assigned. Below is the official press release: JOSH MATHEWS TO JOIN IMPACT WRESTLING ANNOUNCE TEAM NASHVILLE, Tenn. (December 18, 2014) – TNA today announced seasoned broadcaster Josh Mathews will join […]
The two-hour airing of WWE Tribute to the Troops 2014 garnered an average viewing audience of 2,230,000 viewers on the USA Network. Believe it or not, the show actually drew more viewers than this week’s Super Smackdown Live, which did an audience of 2,027,000 viewers. TV by the Numbers has data for the top 100 […]
The USA Network issued a press release on Thursday to announce they will finish the year as the most watched ad-supported cable entertainment network for a 9th consecutive year. Much of the success was attributed to WWE Monday Night Raw. Here’s what the network had to say about WWE’s flagship show: WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW […]
The media blitz for CM Punk‘s UFC signing continued today on the nationally syndicated radio program, The Jim Rome Show. • Punk stated in the interview that he discussed with the UFC on how to introduce the decision to sign him to the world. One possibility was to utilize The Ultimate Fighter as a vehicle for […]
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- The folks over at TiqIQ.com sent word that tickets for Royal Rumble are currently 19% more expensive than Wrestlemania 31 on the secondary market. This is because of Philadelphia, the host city for Royal Rumble, being a WWE hotbed and tickets selling out quickly on the primary market. Click here for more information. – […]
The following is today’s edition of Ask WNW. Ask WNW is the most popular feature on the website where Richard Gray answers four questions daily, Monday through Friday. To submit your question for the next installment of Ask WNW, click here.
Seth Rollins is furthering his upcoming program with Randy Orton in the press. In an exclusive interview with The Sun out of the United Kingdom, Rollins accuses Orton of harboring professional jealousy. He said Orton has had his time and he may be a little afraid to admit that. Just to leave people guessing, Rollins […]
CM Punk spent Wednesday at ESPN, where he did a variety of interviews for programming on the network. While we recapped one of the interviews he did for SportsCenter at this link, there is another note we wanted to make. Punk laid out a tentative timeline for his first UFC fight in a later interview, […]
Eastlink announced on Wednesday they will now carry the WWE Network as a traditional Pay-TV channel in Canada. In a press release to announce the carriage agreement, they focused in on the WWE Network being their 200th High Definition Channel. They join Rogers Communications as only the second provider in Canada to carry the channel. […]