Paul Heyman’s Father Dead At 87

The New York Times noted on Tuesday in their obituary page that Richard Heyman, the father of Paul Heyman, died June 25, 2013. The elder Heyman was a New York-based attorney who financially backed Extreme Championship Wrestling. He was 87 years old. The funeral will take place Friday at The Weinstein Memorial, 1652 Central Park […]

WWE To Launch TV In Myanmar

WWE issued the following press release on Wednesday: WWE® TO LAUNCH IN MYANMAR July 3, 2013, Myanmar – WWE (NYSE:WWE) and SkyNet DTH today announced a new three-year television distribution agreement that brings WWE’s weekly television programming to Myanmar. Beginning this month, SkyNet DTH will broadcast Monday Night Raw®, SmackDown®, WWE Main Event™ and WWE […]

Total Sports Asia Announces TNA TV Distribution In South East Asia (Excluding Thailand)

Total Sports Asia issued the following press release about securing the rights to TNA Impact Wrestling in South East Asia (excluding Thailand): TNA IMPACT WRESTLING’s television rights will be distributed by Total Sports Asia (TSA) in South East Asia (excluding Thailand). RDA Television, the UK-based sport rights distribution agency that controls TNA’s global media distribution […]

Jay Briscoe/ROH Wrestling Update

Ring of Honor posted a video update with comments from Jay Briscoe: Please be aware this video contains explicit language and is not work appropriate. Get those earbuds in! [youtube id="4E4Xwh_CZ-w" width="620" height="360"] If you are unable to view the video above, you can also watch it at this link.

Ricardo Rodriguez Suspended For 30 Days Following WWE Wellness Policy Violation

WWE announced on Tuesday morning that Ricardo Rodriguez, real name Jesús Rodríguez, has been suspended for 30 days for his first violation of the company’s Wellness Policy.  Below is the official statement posted here on WWE’s corporate website: STAMFORD, Conn., July 2, 2013 – In accordance with its Talent Wellness Program, WWE (NYSE:WWE) has suspended […]

Backstage News From WWE Raw, Major Respect For Christian, The New Ryback, Vince McMahon/Daniel Bryan Behind-The-Scenes, New HHH Directive, Sting Interested In WWE?; Interesting Rumor Following This Week’s Show

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Daniel Bryan vs. CM Punk, Swagger’s Return, They’re Coming, Tension In AJ Lee/Ziggler

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Mundane Crowd At WWE Raw, Natalya Comments On Marriage

Disinterested Crowd at WWE Raw One of the bigger stories coming out of this week’s WWE Monday Night Raw was the crowd. Not only did the crowd come off as indifferent and uninterested on television, the reactions were equally as bad in the building. We’ve heard everything from the show was heavily papered to it […]

What You Didn’t See On Raw, Former WWE/World Champs Featured

What You Didn’t See on WWE Raw After this week’s WWE Monday Night Raw went off the air, WWE Champion John Cena beat Ryback in a Tables Match following an in-ring confrontation between the two. Former WWE Champs Highlighted WWE highlighted the WWE Championship and World Heavyweight Championship throughout this week’s show, culminating with current […]