Verne Gagne Passes Away

“Mean” Gene Okerlund tweeted that WWE Hall of Famer Verne Gagne passed away on Monday, April 27. Gagne was 89. Below is Okerlund’s tweet: Sad to hear my longtime friend Verne Gagne has passed today. To me their was never anybody quite like him. May you rest in peace. GO — Gene Okerlund (@TheGeneOkerlund) April […]

Triple Threat WWE Championship Match Announced For WWE Payback

Seth Rollins will defend the WWE World Heavyweight Championship against Randy Orton and Roman Reigns in a triple threat match at the WWE Payback pay-per-view next month. Kane announced earlier on during Raw that fans would be able to vote for Randy Orton, Roman Reigns, or a triple threat match on the WWE App. The only […]

Title Rematch On SmackDown, King Of The Ring Update

- Tyson Kidd and Cesaro will challenge The New Day for the WWE Tag Team Championship this Thursday on SmackDown. – The following  King of the Ring semi-finals matches have now confirmed for Tuesday night: Bad News Barrett vs. R-Truth Sheamus vs. Neville The King of the Ring semi-finals and finals matches will air live on […]

Kyle Edwards Debuts, Cena’s Open Challenge

- Kyle Edwards, the former Arda Ocal, made his debut on the WWE Raw Pre-Show this week, filling in for Scott Stanford. – John Cena will once again defend the WWE United States Championship in an open challenge tonight on Raw. WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns have been confirmed to appear. The […]

Impact Audience Drops, Updated 2015 Viewership Average

Last week’s episode of Impact Wrestling posted an average viewing audience of 381,000 viewers on Destination America. That number is down (-20,000 viewers) from the week prior. The replay at 11 PM EDT did 188,000 viewers. 2015 TNA Impact Wrestling Viewership Archive: January 7, 2015 (Wednesday): 359,000 viewers January 16, 2015: 387,000 viewers January 23, […]

WWE Releases King Of The Ring Bracket

WWE has released the bracket for the return of King of the Ring set to begin on tonight’s episode of Monday Night Raw from Green Bay, Wisconsin. First round matches are as follows: Dean Ambrose vs. Sheamus Neville vs. Luke Harper R-Truth vs. Stardust Dolph Ziggler vs. Bad News Barrett You can view the bracket […]

Complete Details On ESPN’s WWE: Behind-The-Curtain

ESPN will air WWE: Behind-The-Curtain next week. The E:60 Pictures presentation is a one-hour documentary film that will feature behind-the-scenes access to the company. Vince McMahon, Triple H, Steve Austin, The Rock and Hulk Hogan will all be featured in interviews. The piece is set to look at the way WWE develops their talent in […]

Daniel Bryan Removed From WWE Shows

On Sunday prior to Extreme Rules, Daniel Bryan was removed from the official show listings for the pay-per-view, this week’s episode of Monday Night Raw and Tuesday’s Smackdown tapings. WWE then announced he was medically unable to defend the Intercontinental Championship against Bad News Barrett at Extreme Rules and Barrett would face Neville on the […]

TNA Wrestling Hires Billy Corgan

TNA Wrestling has hired Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan as senior producer of creative and talent development. “There is a tremendous opportunity to go into really fresh, new directions,” Corgan explained in an interview with Variety. Having characters who explore race or transgender issues is certainly a possibility, he suggested. “There are ways to explore […]