Smackdown Audience Up Again Before Royal Rumble

This week’s episode of WWE Smackdown garnered an average viewing audience of 2,814,000 viewers on SyFy. The audience was up +139,000 viewers from the week prior as the go home to Royal Rumble. TV by the Numbers has data for the top 100 cable shows among adults 18-49 for all of Thursday at this link. […]

Updated List Of Rumble Match Participants, The JBL Show

Royal Rumble Match Participants Below is the latest list of entrants advertised for Sunday’s 30-man Royal Rumble match: Roman Reigns, Daniel Bryan, Rusev, Bad News Barrett, Bray Wyatt, Dean Ambrose, Goldust, Stardust, Big Show, Kane, The Miz, Damien Mizdow, R-Truth, Dolph Ziggler, Ryback, Fandango and Luke Harper. This list excludes Los Matadores, who we had […]

WWE Star Debunks Retirement Reports

We’ve been asked by a couple of readers about reports that indicate Goldust is retiring soon. He used social media on Friday to debunk them: Click here to load Tweet (if not loaded) I am not retiring lol — GOLDUST (@Goldust) January 23, 2015 Haha I'll retire when I'm dead — GOLDUST (@Goldust) January 23, […]

Weekend WWE Schedule – Live Events, NXT, Royal Rumble

WWE has a couple of live events this weekend before Sunday’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view. Below is this weekend’s schedule: Live Events: Friday from the Sun National Bank Center in Trenton, NJ (more info) Saturday from the Izod Center in East Rutherford, NJ (more info) WWE NXT: Friday from the Cocoa Armory in Cocoa Beach, FL […]

Latest On Concussion Lawsuits Against WWE

In a followup to Billy Jack Haynes’ lawsuit against WWE, the company has until January 30 to respond to the allegations. LawyersandSettlements.com provided the update at this link. We covered the lawsuit at this link, where Haynes accuses WWE of mistreating their performers: “Under the guise of providing ‘entertainment,’ WWE has, for decades, subjected its […]

Dolph Ziggler Takes Shot At CM Punk On Smackdown

For those that missed it on this week’s episode of WWE Smackdown (results here), Dolph Ziggler took a scripted shot at CM Punk. Ziggler stated that he would rather sit in the ring and face punishment than sit at home complaining on some podcast. The verified WWE Universe Twitter account Tweeted the direct quote: Click […]

WWE Smackdown Results 1/22/15 – The Boys are Back!

WWE Smackdown Results (1/22/15) Thursday, January 22nd, 2015 Austin, Texas Report by Zack Krasney of WrestlingNewsWorld.com Tonight on Smackdown we will see the return of Dolph Ziggler, Ryback, and Erick Rowan! Daniel Bryan will take on Kane, and if Bryan is defeated he is OUT of the Royal Rumble! What else is in store for […]

Roman Reigns Says All His Critics Are Non-Wrestlers

Crave Online has a new piece available featuring quotes from Roman Reigns to promote this year’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view. In it, he was asked if he paid attention to what fans or critics say. Below was his response: Yeah, I think its hard not to pay attention these days with all of the social media […]

Hogan Not Helping WWE Sell Tickets, HoF Prices Trending Up, Wrestlemania 31 Update

TiqIQ.com has updated their WWE ticket coverage and are following events on The Road to Wrestlemania 31. Remember, it was TiqIQ that noted that tickets for Royal Rumble this year were the most expensive on the secondary market since they began tracking WWE shows in 2010. Tickets for the inaugural WWE Fast Lane pay-per-view are […]

Jim Ross Discusses Life After WWE, Addresses Rumors

Fred Richani of TSC News interviewed Jim Ross, who talked about the current state of professional wrestling, the “Evening with Jim Ross” shows this weekend and more. You can watch a this link or embedded in the video below: Here are the time codes if you are looking for particular topics: 00:34 Life after WWE […]