Intercontinental Championship Ladder Match Announced For WrestleMania 31

WWE sent out a breaking news alert on Thursday night to announce that Bad News Barrett will defend the Intercontinental Championship in a multi-Superstar Ladder Match at WrestleMania 31. The number and identity of participants will be revealed in the coming weeks. The article notes that R-Truth and Dolph Ziggler have non-title victories over Barrett, […]

WWE Smackdown Results (2/26/15) – Intercontinental Championship Changes Hands Twice! Smackdown is on Fire!

WWE Smackdown Results (2/26/15) Thursday, February 26th, 2015 From Philips Arena in Atlanta, GA! Report by Zack Krasney of Hey everyone welcome back to Smackdown! After the fallout from Fastlane we are officially on the road to Wrestlemania! What rivalries will be born and what rivalries will we see grow? WWE Smackdown Results Smackdown […]

WWE Confirms Rey Mysterio’s Departure

WWE just issued the following statement in regards to Rey Mysterio’s status with the company: “Rey Mysterio is no longer under contract with WWE.” As we reported here at, Mysterio’s profile has been moved to the Alumni section on the official WWE website. This has been expected for months as we reported here on […]

Rey Mysterio Gone From WWE

WWE has quietly moved the official profile of Rey Mysterio to the Alumni section of their official website. It would appear he is officially finished with the company, even though they have not issued a statement about his departure at press time. We reported here on Premium on December 26, 2014 that WWE had […]

Cena & Hogan On Tech Tour, #WWEMSG Tickets, Total Divas Preview

– John Cena, Hulk Hogan and Stephanie McMahon spent Thursday touring Google, Twitter and Facebook as part of a Wrestlemania Tech Tour. Dot com covered it with photos and more at this link. – Wrestling News World reader Ralph Garcia sent this in: According to TiqIQ, the average asking price on the secondary market for […]

Triple H & Stephanie McMahon Elected To WWE Board Of Directors

WWE announced on Thursday that Stephanie McMahon, Triple H and Robyn Peterson have been elected to its Board of Directors. You can read the official release below: STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– WWE (NYSE:WWE) today announced that WWE Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon, WWE Executive Vice President, Talent, Live Events & Creative Paul Levesque and Chief Technology […]

Minneapolis & Philadelphia Want Wrestlemania 33

Local and state officials out of Minnesota are working to bring Wrestlemania 33 to the new Vikings stadium in Minneapolis in 2017. Philadelphia is also preparing to bid on the event. Wrestlemania 31 will take place next month at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California. AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas will host Wrestlemania 32 in […]

Smackdown Preview, Spoilers Link, Open Thread Tonight

This week’s episode of WWE Smackdown will air from tape and was filmed Tuesday night in Atlanta, Georgia. Brooks Oglesby has complete taping results available at this link. Dot com takes a look at the following in their SmackDown Five-Point Preview: Second chance at overcoming Authority Will Daniel Bryan kick off SmackDown? Yes! Will Rusev […]

Comprehensive Brock Lesnar-WWE Update, Ridiculousness

There was a ridiculous story that apparently originated on Reddit about Brock Lesnar walking out of Raw because he didn’t want to face Roman Reigns at Wrestlemania 31 because Reigns failed a Wellness test and wasn’t getting suspended. Wait, what? That’s absolutely not true. We still don’t have full details on why Brock Lesnar left […]

Stephanie McMahon Responds to AJ Lee Via Twitter

After Patricia Arquette spoke pointedly about rights, fair treatment and wages for women at The Academy Awards Sunday night, followed by the 26 second Divas Match on Raw Monday night, AJ Lee took to Twitter to shoot on Stephanie McMahon on the subject, as is reported here. Stephanie Stepped up on Twitter herself to respond […]