WWE’s Stock Plunges More Than 14% On Monday

Wall Street wasn’t impressed by WWE’s record-breaking Wreslemania 31 pay-per-view or their WWE Network announcement of 1.3 million paid subscribers. WWE’s stock fell more than 14% on Monday. Forbes – WWE Stock Crashes After Record-Breaking WrestleMania 31 The feeling seems to be investors worrying the WWE Network paid subscribers number will drop now that Wrestlemania […]

WWE Announces Sheamus Is Returning On Raw

Dot com announced in their Raw Five-Point Preview that Sheamus will be returning tonight on Raw. Update, 4 p.m.: Three-time WWE World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus will make his long-awaited return to WWE Monday on Raw, WWE.com has learned. The Celtic Warrior has been out of action since November 2014, and vignettes hyping his return have been featured on Raw for […]

Vince McMahon Shoots, Wrestlemania 32 Build, Taking Sting From Obscurity

For those that missed our coverage earlier, WWE held a conference call on Monday to announce the WWE Network has 1.3 million paid subscribers. Vince McMahon made a few notable comments in the call that I thought were worth pulling out and mentioning here. First, when talking about WWE’s expansion in China, Vince talked about […]

WWE Network Exceeds 1.3 Million Subscribers

WWE issued the following release shortly after announcing 1.3 million paid WWE Network subscribers: Full Year Business Outlook Reaffirmed While Q1 2015 Currently Projected to Exceed Guidance STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– WWE® (NYSE:WWE) today announced that WWE Network surpassed 1.3 million subscribers following WrestleMania® 31, making it the most viewed WrestleManiain history. WrestleMania was broadcast around the world last night on WWE […]

Complete Details On New WWE Network Original Programming

WWE will begin running monthly NXT TakeOver live events that will broadcast on the WWE Network as part of their new original programming. Below is the press release with details on the new series: STAMFORD, Conn., March 30, 2015 – In addition to the premium monthly live pay-per-view events, WWE Network unveiled new programming for […]

Major WWE Network Update, Wrestlemania Success & More

Vince McMahon and George Barrios hosted a conference call with investors to discuss the status of the WWE Network following Wrestlemania 31 on Monday. I was on the call on behalf of Wrestling News World and compiled the following notes: Michael Weitz opened the call by reading a prepared statement. He reminded listeners of the […]

Recap Of Seth Rollins On Today

Newly crowned WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins appeared live on TODAY on Monday. Rollins talked about winning the Money in the Bank contract nearly 9 months ago and put over his victory at Wrestlemania 31 as clips from the show aired. Host Willie Geist asked Rollins if he should have to win it fair […]

Post Wrestlemania 31 Raw Preview – The Rollins Era

WWE will follow Wrestlemania 31 with this week’s episode of Monday Night Raw from the SAP Center in San Jose, California. As we previously noted here on Wrestling News World, Brock Lesnar is advertised. WWE took a look at the following in their Raw Five-Point Preview: What’s in store for the Rollins era? What’s next […]

Bray Wyatt Injury Update, Orton Speaks, Podcast Is Jericho

- Bray Wyatt worked The Undertaker at Wrestlemania 31 with a sprained ankle, Wrestling News World has learned. The injury happened earlier in the day when he came out to prepare for the match. Apparently it was so bad when it happened that he couldn’t put weight on it but was able to gut through […]

More Details On New Original WWE Network Programming

WWE unveiled more details about their new upcoming original programming on the WWE Network during Wrestlemania 31 on Sunday night. We now know the details of four original shows, as you can read below: Camp WWE, an adult animated series, with Seth Green Swerved by Jeff Tremaine (director of Jackass) and Bad Grandpa Too Hot […]

Seth Rollins Wins WWE World Heavyweight Championship At WrestleMania 31

Seth Rollins cashed in his Money in the Bank contract to win the WWE World Heavyweight Championship in the main event of WrestleMania 31. Roman Reigns vs. Brock Lesnar was still going, but Rollins cashed in anyways to make it a triple threat match. Rollins hit the curb stomp on Reigns for the win. Below […]