Alberto Del Rio On The Awkwardness Of Leaving WWE Shows In Cheap Rental Cars; Says Drew McIntyre Is His Best Friend

Alberto Del Rio was on The Abe Kanan Show to promote next Monday’s WWE Raw in Chicago, Illinois. In it, Del Rio talks about the awkwardness of leaving the venue of a WWE show in a cheap rental car when he comes out on television in luxury vehicles. He said about two months ago they […]

Weekend WWE Schedule – Raw In Australia, Smackdown In The US, Seeking Reports & Correspondents

WWE is back on the road this weekend, wrapping an overseas tour of Australia and running Smackdown shows domestically. Below is this weekend’s schedule: Raw: Tonight from Allphones Arena in Sydney, Australia (more info) Saturday from Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia (more info) Smackdown: Saturday from the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, Iowa […]

Finlay A WWE Alum, “The Day” In Theaters, More On The Daughter Of Michelle McCool & The Undertaker

- WWE has added Finlay’s profile to the Alumni section of dot com. Finlay once again works backstage as a producer. You can view his profile at this link. (Thanks to WNW readers Robert Rice and Logan Walker for sending this in.) – Wrestling News World reader Logan Walker also sent word that dot com […]

Dolph Ziggler Discusses Politics In WWE; Knowing What To Say & What Not To Say

Go&Do has a new article online featuring quotes from Dolph Ziggler. Below is an excerpt: “I just theoretically retired Chris Jericho,” Ziggler said. “I’d been such a fan and paid such close attention that there weren’t too many (surprises),” he said. “But it’s like any other job. There’s politics involved, there’s being friends with different […]

WWE Saturday Morning Slam Rating

WWE Saturday Morning Slam did a 0.7 U.S. household rating with an average viewing audience of 1,130,000 viewers last weekend. The show topped all the other programs in the CW’s Vortexx block. Click here for coverage by TV By The Numbers.

WWE Stock Upgraded, Raw Returning To Dayton, Ohio, David Otunga & Jennifer Hudson On Oprah

- Richard Ingrassia of Roth Capital Partners has upgraded WWE’s stock from “Neutral” to “Buy.” You can read an article on the upgrade by The Associated Press at this link. – WWE has announced they will broadcast the 11/19 episode of Raw from the Nutter Center in Dayton, Ohio. Tickets go on sale Friday, September […]

Drew McIntyre Update

Drew McIntyre wrote the following on Twitter: Sometimes in life, you got to step back and realize no matter what you have accomplished or you feel the world owes you. In reality, you’re — Drew McIntyre (@TheDrewMcIntyre) August 30, 2012 Damn lucky to even be involved in WWE. I know you’re all calling for a […]

Congratulations To Heath Slater

Heath Slater and his wife have welcomed their daughter into the world. TNA’s Jesse Sorensen offered congratulations on Twitter: Congratulations to @heathslateromrb @meanstephiejean on the birth of their beautiful baby girl! #GonnaBeGreatParents — Jesse Sorensen (@TNASorensen) August 29, 2012 Thanks to Wrestling News World readers Fernando and Logan Walker for sending this in.

Bray Wyatt Teases A Return To NXT On September 20

Bray Wyatt (formerly known as Husky Harris), who has been out with a pectoral injury, has teased a September 20 return to the ring. He posted the following on Twitter last night: The wait is almost over…….. — Bray Wyatt (@HuskyWWE) August 30, 2012 September the 20th. Full sail university#returnOfWyatt — Bray Wyatt (@HuskyWWE) August […]