Guests At The WWE Performance Center, Happy Halloween, HIAC Attendance, Swagger Q&A

- Both Vickie Guerrero and Eve Torres were at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida on Wednesday. Vickie noted on Twitter that she visited during promo class. Eve went over self-defense with the developmental Divas. – Happy Halloween from the WWE Divas! Check out a video WWE uploaded at this link or embedded in […]

WWE Third Quarter Earnings Up 9%, Beat Estimates

WWE reported their third quarter financial results for 2013 on Thursday prior to market open.  Below is the official release: STAMFORD, Conn.– WWE (NYSE:WWE) today announced financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2013. Revenues increased $9.1 million or 9%, to $113.3 million from $104.2 million in the prior year quarter driven by a significant […]

WWE MITB Buys Up, SummerSlam & Night Of Champions Down

WWE officially reported their third quarter earnings for 2013 on Thursday, announcing the official pay-per-view buy rates for Money in the Bank, SummerSlam and Night of Champions. The numbers are as follows: Money in the Bank – 199,000 buys (compared to 188,000 the year prior) SummerSlam – 296,000 buys (compared to 358,000 the year prior) […]

Stephanie McMahon Comments On Forthcoming WWE Network

Following directly up on my earlier report, Stephanie McMahon spoke on the targeted date for the WWE Network on Wednesday during the TV Summit at NYC Television Week. Below is a quote from an article here on BroadcastingCable.com: “We are looking at traditional and nontraditional distribution, and we’re targeting first quarter next year.” It’s worth […]

WWE Expected To Sign Monster TV Licensing Deal, Goldust Drops Weight, Nikki Bella Speaks

- Forbes SportsMoney did a feature on the upcoming TV licensing deal that WWE is expected to sign with NBC Universal. Analysts speculated the deal could see WWE receiving four to six times their current $140 million a year deal and top NASCAR’s $4.5 billion/10-year contract. Click here to watch the segment in its entirety. […]

Mick Foley Featured, Good News For WWE Video Game Partner, Sheamus Update

- Mick Foley is featured in a new episode of CollegeHumor’s “Hardly Working.” You can watch it at this link. – Take-Two Interactive, WWE’s new video game partner, reported strong financial results for the fiscal second quarter 2014, ended September 30, 2013. You can read their press release at this link. Speaking of earnings, WWE […]

Survivor Series Theme, Visitors At WWE TVs, Former Diva Getting Reality Series?, Bryan Pulled From Media, Kane Update

- The official theme song for WWE Survivor Series is “How I Feel” by Flo Rida. – Scotty 2 Hotty was visiting at this week’s Monday Night Raw in Orlando, Florida. Scotty now works as a firefighter in Florida. – Former TNA Knockout SoCal Val was at this week’s WWE television tapings. She’s also been […]

Fandango Speaks, WWE Tryouts, Del Rio Interview, Henry’s New Look, JR’s Raw Thoughts

- Fandango is quoted at this link. – WWE tried out students of the Team 3D Wrestling Academy and the Team Vision Dojo (Scott Hall, Chasyn Rance, & Larry Zbyszko’s Orlando training facility) prior to this week’s Monday Night Raw in Orlando, Florida. They’re also set to get a look Tuesday night at the Smackdown […]

John Cena Brings The WWE Raw Audience Back

This week’s episode of WWE Monday Night Raw did an average viewing audience of 4,155,000 viewers on the USA Network. The post-Hell in a Cell show, featuring the return of John Cena, saw a significant increase from the past 6 weeks. Below is how viewership broke down by hour: Hour one – 4,315,000 viewers Hour […]