Steve Smith Disappointed With Ric Flair’s 49ers Speech

Ric Flair is being credited for inspiring the San Francisco 49ers to victory but members of the Carolina Panthers aren’t impressed. Panthers wide receiver Steve Smith gave his reaction to Tom Sorensen of The Charlotte Observer. Below is an excerpt: “Hmmmmm,” Smith says, when I ask his reaction. “As a guy who actually has a […]

Tito Ortiz Arrested For DUI Following Car Crash

Tito Ortiz was arrested for Driving Under the Influence early Monday morning in Los Angeles, TMZ is reporting. According to their report, Ortiz crashed his 2012 Porsche on the 405 Freeway into a concrete median. Law enforcement responded to the accident and administered field sobriety tests. A breathalyzer was conducted and he blew a .12, […]

Batista Announced For 30-Man Royal Rumble Match

It was announced on this week’s “Old School” episode of Monday Night Raw that Dave Batista is officially an entrant in the 30-man Royal Rumble match. Batista is a past Rumble match winner, going over at the pay-per-view in 2005. Batista will return to WWE on the January 23, 2014 episode of Monday Night Raw […]

Jerry Lawler Suffering From Stomach Bug, Off Raw

Jerry Lawler is not on announce at this week’s “Old School” episode of Monday Night Raw in Baltimore, however, he is backstage at the Baltimore Arena. As we reported here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com, Lawler was taken to a local hospital in Baltimore on Monday afternoon after throwing up. The announcing duties for this week’s Raw are […]

Smackdown Viewership, JR Not Invited To Raw, Backstage Video

- Last week’s episode of WWE Smackdown did an average viewing audience of 2,616,000 viewers on Syfy. The show ended up with a 1.88 cable rating. You can check out our Smackdown ratings and viewership archive at this link. – WWE’s treatment of Jim Ross is mind-boggling. A Twitter follower Tweeted him @JRsBBQ and asked […]

Jerry Lawler Hospitalized In Baltimore

WWE sent Jerry Lawler to a local Baltimore hospital on Monday after he began throwing up at the site of this week’s episode of Raw – the Baltimore Arena in Maryland. The hospital ran some tests and he’s believed to be OK. There’s no word as of press time if Lawler will still appear on […]

Why Ted DiBiase Left WWE, JBL & Alberto Del Rio’s Stolen Gimmick, Smackdown’s Premiere

- Josh Stewart has a new article online featuring quotes from “The Million Dollar Man” Ted DiBiase. In it, DiBiase spoke of his son’s decision to leave WWE. Below is an excerpt: “Almost the whole last year he was with WWE, he was there, he was working live events, but they didn’t put him back […]

Another Legend Confirmed For Raw, PTP Appearance, Batista A Breakout Actor, Dynamite Kid Update

- Ron Simmons is scheduled for this week’s episode of “Old School” episode of Monday Night Raw. – The Prime Time Players were on the local CBS affiliate in Baltimore Monday morning to promote this week’s show. Click here to watch their appearance. – Dave Batista was #10 on a list of “15 Breakout Stars […]

Backstage Details On TNA Wrestling’s Failed Negotiations With AJ Styles – How Far Apart They Were On Money, Rogue Champion Gimmick Backfires, TNA Pursuing Former WWE Names, WWE Interest In Styles, More

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WWE To Stream Announcement That Will Change The Company Forever

WWE announced Monday here on dot com they will stream Wednesday’s groundbreaking announcement live on their official website. The announcement, termed a “blockbuster announcement that will change WWE forever,” will take place on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 9:30 PM EST from The Wynn hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. Vince McMahon, John Cena, Steve Austin, […]

Busy Week For HBK, Groundbreaking Announcement, Best Matches From Rollins, Lawler Sketches, Ezekiel Update

- Shawn Michaels is in Nashville, TN for the Archery Trade Association convention. I wouldn’t expect him on this week’s “Old School” Raw as a result. – Speaking of Michaels, he’ll be in Las Vegas on Wednesday for WWE’s groundbreaking announcement. The announcement, believed to have something to do with the proposed WWE Network, will […]

“Old School” Raw Preview – Updated List Of Legends, Punk/Reigns, Brock Lesnar

This week’s episode of Monday Night Raw will be an “old school” themed episode and will emanate from the Baltimore Arena in Baltimore, Maryland. Past legends officially advertised include Ric Flair, Roddy Piper, Diamond Dallas Page, Road Dogg and Billy Gunn. Other names expected to appear include Bob Backlund, Booker T, Gene Okerlund, Rikishi, Scotty […]