Tyson Kidd Responds To CM Punk’s “Workhorse” Comment

Tyson Kidd, who recently suffered a torn meniscus, spoke out about the shout-out he received from CM Punk in his latest pipe bomb. Kidd had the following to say: “I’ve always considered myself a workhorse, and I’ve definitely used that word to describe myself over the last two years,” Kidd said, reflecting on Punk’s carefully […]

How WWE Explained The Departure Of Eve Torres

Embedded in the video below is how WWE chose to explain the departure of Eve Torres from the company: [youtube id="mih_hh0hELY" width="620" height="360"] As previously noted, Eve’s contract was coming up and she chose to leave the company. We have more on her departure here in our Backstage News section. If you are not yet […]

Back Surgeries Cost Hulk Hogan $50 Million & A Retirement Match Against John Cena?

We reported on Monday that Hulk Hogan filed a $50 million lawsuit against the Laser Spine Institute in Tampa, Florida, alleging the clinic performed unnecessary surgeries in 2009 that damaged his career. TMZ is reporting, through Hogan reps, the useless surgeries cost him a contract with WWE worth $50 million (including appearances) for a retirement […]

Another Rumored WWE Hall Of Fame Name, Photo Of Ric Flair & The Rock, Steve Austin & Wrestlemania 29

- Kamala is the latest name rumored to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame this year. Mick Foley’s induction was formally recognized on this week’s WWE Raw. – As of this writing Steve Austin is not in the plans for Wrestlemania 29. – Below is a photo of Ric Flair & The Rock backstage at WWE […]

Latest “Superstar Toyz” With R-Truth, Official Trailer For “The Call”

- R-Truth is featured in the latest episode of “Superstar Toyz” that you can watch embedded in the video below: [youtube id="4z3d6cWOJJg" width="620" height="360"] – The official trailer for the upcoming WWE Studios film “The Call” starring Halle Berry with David Otunga in a supporting role is embedded in the video below: [youtube id=”w-z17SaIOUA” width=”620″ […]

Another Royal Rumble Participant Announced, Updated PPV Lineup

- Wade Barrett was added to the 30-man Royal Rumble match on this week’s WWE Raw. The following participants are now confirmed for the match: Wade Barrett Heath Slater Jinder Mahal Drew McIntyre Antonio Cesaro Dolph Ziggler Sheamus Randy Orton John Cena 21 spots remain open. – Below is a look at the rest of […]

“Backstage Fallout” Raw, What You Didn’t See On The 20th Anniversary, Return To Houston

- This week’s “Backstage Fallout” Raw is embedded in the video below: [youtube id="mOK1IRWNmco" width="620" height="360"] – When the 20th Anniversary episode of WWE Raw went off the air The Rock started towards the back when CM Punk got on the mic. He told Rock to just bring it. They fought again and Rock ended […]

Another WWE Developmental Release

WWE has released Brandon Carter, also known as TAC, from his developmental contract. Carter is a former offensive lineman in the National Football League. Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Fernando for sending this in.

Details On Tonight’s WWE TV Tapings From San Antonio, Texas – Alberto Del Rio’s Championship Fiesta, Randy Orton Faces Antonio Cesaro

WWE will tape this Friday’s WWE Main Event and Smackdown tonight from the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. This week’s WWE Main Event will be headlined by Randy Orton vs. Antonio Cesaro. After winning the World Heavyweight Championship, Alberto Del Rio will hold a “Championship Fiesta” on Smackdown. Raw Superstars Daniel Bryan, Kane, and Brodus Clay […]

RAW Results 1/14/13 – It’s A Rumble In Houston

Pre-RAW Commercial Cole talks about how ADR won the WHC. He will be on RAW live tonight. Also, The Rock will be on RAW live tonight. Show Starts Music & Pyro They cut together a lot of old opening videos. Tons of SCSA, The Rock, Trip, but even Gangrel and Ken Shamrock were in there! […]

Eve Torres Quits WWE

The official WWE website is running a story about Eve Torres quitting the company. While the kayfabe reasoning involves her outrage over her treatment on Raw, her contract was coming up and she chose not to re-sign, instead taking time off to focus on her upcoming wedding with Rener Gracie.