Alberto Del Rio defeated The Big Show in a Last Man Standing match to win the World Heavyweight Championship during this week’s Smackdown taping in Miami, Florida. The official WWE website is already promoting the victory. Click here to view this week’s Smackdown spoilers.
- Hulk Hogan posted the following on Twitter: @apex1989 I think CM PUNK has stepped up and proved he can hold his own with anybody in the ring and anybody on the mic,he’s on a roll. HH — Hulk Hogan (@HulkHogan) January 8, 2013 – Jim Ross wrote the following on his blog: @CMPunk had […]
WWE’s video game partner, THQ, won court approval of a revised, longer bankruptcy sale process and loan to help fund operations after reaching an agreement with creditors. Bloomberg reports that U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Mary F. Walrath approved guidelines that will govern the sale of the company’s assets at a bankruptcy auction and the company’s $37.5 […]
- This week’s WWE Raw was a legitimate sellout from the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa, FL. – Here’s a story on John Cena granting yet another wish in Tampa. – WWE developmental Diva Skyler Moon (f/k/a Buggy Nova) resurfaced backstage at this week’s Raw. Below is a photo of her with Ricardo Rodriguez: […]
- John Cena and Bamm-Bamm begin their takeover of Fruity Pebbles and Cocoa Pebbles cereal boxes on Tuesday as part of a promotional partnership between Post Foods and WWE. View photos of the boxes and the official press release at this link. – Shawn Michaels is scheduled to appear at this Thursday’s WWE NXT tapings […]
After this week’s WWE Raw went off the air, CM Punk staggered back to the ring, yelled to cut The Rock‘s music, and got back into the ring. Punk told Rock that he had a lot more to say, and Rock interrupted him with a second Rock Bottom. Rock posed for fans while Punk writhed […]
- The trailer for the new WWE Studios production “Dead Man Down” starring Colin Farrell, Noomi Rapace, Dominic Cooper and Terrence Howard is embedded in the video below: [youtube id="U9vVpY3s2QI" width="620" height="360"] – Wade Barrett like you’ve never seen before… with a gun! Seriously, click here. – AJ Lee, Brodus Clay and Dolph Ziggler are […]
I noted in Monday’s Ask WNW that I expected the headliner for the 2013 WWE Hall of Fame to be announced very soon. The company will announce the first inductee on the 20th Anniversary of WWE Raw next week.
- The latest episode of “Backstage Fallout” Raw is embedded in the video below: [youtube id="tu2Ww8baT7Q" width="620" height="360"] – The latest episode of “Superstar Toyz” is embedded in the video below: [youtube id="RuHgngeuYig" width="620" height="360"]
- WWE Champion CM Punk returned to the ring after Monday’s WWE Raw went off the air. He ended up taking a couple more Rock Bottoms and the People’s Elbow. Finally Punk retreated to the outside as Rock cut a promo about specifically picking Tampa as the city where he wanted to return. – Have […]
Embedded in the video below is the confrontation between WWE Champion CM Punk and The Rock that closed this week’s WWE Raw: [youtube id="mr8mfBRsD2s" width="620" height="360"] I was very active on Twitter about the segment as I thought it was outstanding. Punk delivered a great heel promo that was comparable to the worked shoot promo […]
WWE will tape this week’s WWE Main Event, matches for WWE Saturday Morning Slam and Friday’s episode of Smackdown Tuesday night from the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. The announced main event for Smackdown is World Heavyweight Champion Big Show vs. Sheamus in a non-title match. Below are some video previews: Sheamus vs. Dolph […]
- WWE announced World Heavyweight Champion Big Show vs. Alberto Del Rio in a non-title match for this week’s Smackdown. This week’s show will be taped Tuesday night from the American Airlines Arena in Tampa, Florida. – Dr. Shelby was announced for next week’s WWE Raw for a follow-up “evaluation” of both Kane and Daniel […]
Zack Ryder took exception to “The World Follows WWE on Twitter” graphic on this week’s Raw. Ryder posted the following on his official Twitter account: The world follows me on twitter too. @wwe just doesn’t want you to know. I have 100k followers more than @mikethemiz. twitter.com/ZackRyder/stat… — Zack Ryder (@ZackRyder) January 8, 2013
- CM Punk vs. The Rock for the WWE Championship is now official for the Royal Rumble pay-per-view later this month. Punk beat Ryback on this week’s WWE Raw in a TLC match to retain the title after interference from The Shield. WWE Royal Rumble 2013 will take place Sunday, January 27, 2013 at the […]