Last week’s Social Media Smackdown did a 1.96 cable rating with an average viewing audience of 2,818,000 on SyFy. Smackdown Ratings Archive
- While an official announcement hasn’t been made, Vince McMahon is now on Twitter. His account is located @VinceMcMahon. – A vignette promoting the return of Wade Barrett as a bare-knuckle fighter that aired on Saturday morning last November in the United Kingdom was deemed unsuitable for children by Ofcom. Sky1, the network which aired […]
In addition to The Undertaker‘s logo appearing on the WWE Active app, WWE just sent out the following mobile alert: I have risen. We can confirm that Undertaker is backstage at the First Niagara Center, but cannot confirm whether he will be used tonight. We will have full coverage of tonight’s “Old School” WWE Raw […]
The Undertaker is backstage at the First Niagara Center in Buffalo, New York – the site of this week’s “Old School” episode of WWE Raw. My source is still unable to confirm he’ll be on the show but if I were betting, the chances are very good. In what could end up being an in-house […]
“Sycho” Sid Eudy is back in the hospital according to a post made on his son Gunnar’s Facebook account. Gunnar noted that Sid just got out of the hospital a few days ago with heart problems. The reason he was re-admitted was not disclosed. Thanks to WNW reader Philip Thompson for his help with this.
- Add Howard Finkel to the list of Legends set for this week’s “Old School” episode of WWE Raw. – Speaking of Raw, below is the official press release: WWE® GOES OLD SCHOOL ON MONDAY NIGHT RAW® STAMFORD, Conn., March 4, 2013 – WWE Superstars from the past and present will reunite live tonight at […]
- Tammy “Sunny” Sytch is still behind bars following arraignment for her arrest at the end of January. Sytch was unable to make bail so remains held on $100,000 cash bond in a State Prison in Uncasville, CT. – Mick Foley is in the process of finishing up a new children’s book in connection with […]
The Undertaker is believed to be in Buffalo, New York, the location of this week’s “Old School” WWE Raw. This should hardly come as a surprise as WWE has basically advertised him without actually advertising him. We can’t confirm Undertaker will return to setup a Wrestlemania 29 program with CM Punk on this week’s show, […]
- The latest on Jerry Lawler’s in-ring return is that he has received clearance from his personal doctor to wrestle. The holdup has been WWE’s reluctance to issue the same clearance. – In addition to the names confirmed here by WWE and here by Brooks Oglesby, Mae Young, Sgt. Slaughter and The Honky Tonk Man […]
Rey Mysterio announced that he met with Dr. James Andrews today due to a possible ACL tear. Mysterio has torn his ACL in the past, most recently in 2011. His tweets are below: Good morning!About to C the man, Doc. James Andrews… Things haven’t been good since I stepped back in the ring, possibly Acl […]
WWE has announced their June pay-per-view will be called WWE Payback. The show is scheduled to take place on Sunday, June 16, 2013 from the Allstate Arena in Chicago, Illinois. Below is the remaining pay-per-view schedule for the rest of the year: Wrestlemania 29 on April 7, 2013 in East Rutherford, NJ Extreme Rules on […]
R-Truth posted the following photos on Twitter which appear to be his new ring gear: twitter.com/RonKillings/st… — WWE R-Truth (@RonKillings) March 3, 2013 twitter.com/RonKillings/st… — WWE R-Truth (@RonKillings) March 3, 2013 If you are unable to view the photos here, check out Truth on Twitter @RonKillings. You can follow us at @wnwnews.
Triple H and Bruno Sammartino both posted photos from the International Sports Hall of Fame at the Arnold Class from over the weekend. Bruno included shots with Arnold Schwarzenegger, Mark Henry and Dr. Joseph Maroon. Check them out below: Congratulations@sammartinobruno International Sports HOF twitter.com/TripleH/status… — Triple H (@TripleH) March 2, 2013 Tight WWE security on […]
- Jim Ross has a new blog entry available on his official website. You can read it at this link. – The movie Snitch, starring WWE Champion The Rock, finished 5th at the box office over the weekend. The movie brought in an estimated $7.7 million in its second week out. So far the movie […]
The Rock, Triple H, Billy Gunn & Road Dogg are scheduled to appear on tonight’s “Old School” WWE Raw, in addition to “The Million Dollar Man” Ted DiBiase, Ric Flair, Dusty Rhodes and “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan. Billy Gunn revealed the following information about what he would be doing on the show on his Twitter page: […]