Solomon Crowe Injury Update – Doesn’t Need Surgery

Brooks Oglesby reported here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com that Solomon Crowe suffered a chipped tibia at an NXT live event. Crowe updated on his status on Thursday, noting he doesn’t need surgery. The following is from his Twitter account: Got my MRI results back…. And I don't need surgery! More motivated and hungry than ever… The countdown […]

WWE Remembers Joan Rivers

WWE took a moment to remember Joan Rivers, who died on Thursday. Rivers participated at Wrestlemania 2 in 1986. You can read their article here on dot com. They published a video at this link as you can also watch embedded below: For more on the passing of Rivers, follow CNN’s coverage at this link. Download our […]

Jerry Springer Comments On “Season Premiere” Of Raw Appearance

WWE issued a press release earlier this week to promote Jerry Springer’s appearance on next week’s episode of Monday Night Raw. In the release, Springer was quoted. That quote is featured in an excerpt below: “I will conduct an intervention with the Bella Twins in an effort to achieve sibling harmony,” said Jerry Springer, legendary […]

Copy Of WWE Raw Script Leaks Online

We reported on Wednesday in our Backstage Raw News that this week’s show was marred in last minute re-writes and indecision. It appears that the second revision of this week’s show has leaked online. It’s unknown how long this will stay online but you can check it out embedded below: For more on the construction […]

Jim Ross Transitioning To Mixed Martial Arts In Latest Post-”Retirement” Move

Jim Ross is transitioning to the world of Mixed Martial Arts. It was announced on Wednesday that Ross will handle announce duties for Battlegrounds MMA on Friday, October 3, 2014 in Oklahoma. Ross will join suspended UFC fighter Chael Sonnen at the announce desk for the pay-per-view. Post by BattleGrounds MMA. Ross, who was removed […]

Mick Foley To Have Back Procedure On Thursday

Mick Foley has been dealing with severe back pain that has gotten to the point where it’s impacting his post-wrestling career. Foley was recently forced to cancel an upcoming show in Denver, Colorado due to back issues. The WWE Hall of Famer is scheduled to undergo a minor surgery to alleviate pain on Thursday. He […]

WWE Releases New PPV Buyrate Data, Updated Look At 2014 Shows

WWE updated their Key Performance Indicators, giving a preliminary buyrate number for WWE Battleground 2014. According to the data, the pay-per-view drew 113,000 traditional pay-per-view buys. Below is a screen capture of the chart: While a buyrate of 113,000 would be considered a disaster in the pay-per-view era, things are much different with the evolution […]

Report: WWE & CM Punk Engaged In Legal Battle Over Royalties

CM Punk and WWE are engaged in a legal battle, according to a new report on PWTorch.com (featuring a mention of the Wrestling Observer). Apparently Punk sent a letter to WWE over their use of his likeness, specifically his likeness in the WWE ’15 video game. Punk is seeking royalties but WWE feel they have […]

Raw Fails To Reach Average Of 4 Million Viewers Again This Week

This week’s Labor Day edition of WWE Monday Night Raw garnered an average viewing audience of 3,920,333 viewers on the USA Network. Below is how viewership broke down by hour: Hour one – 4,009,000 viewers Hour two – 3,925,000 viewers Hour three – 3,827,000 viewers This is the second straight week the company has failed […]

WWE Extends Invitation To Michael Sam For Any Future Episode Of Raw

The Dallas Cowboys have signed defensive lineman Michael Sam to their practice squad, ESPN.com has confirmed. As for why this is being published here – it officially nullifies WWE’s invitation for him to appear on next week’s episode of Monday Night Raw in Baltimore, MD. We explained earlier that dot com removed Stephanie McMahon’s “open […]