CM Punk On Returning To WWE, AJ Lee Still Working There, Spars w/Michael Landsberg

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, […]

Kayfabe Injury Update On Sami Zayn

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 […]

TNA Confirms Impact Wrestling Announce Change

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 […]

Tribute To The Troops Beats Super Smackdown Live

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 […]

USA Network Touts Success, Attributes It To WWE Raw

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 […]

CM Punk Appears On The Jim Rome Show

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 […]

WWE Mid-Carders To Main Event, More On Raw Blunder, WM31 Card

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Looking At Possible Dates For CM Punk’s UFC Debut

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 Now Carrying WWE Network In Canada

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. […]