Prelim Extreme Rules Buyrate Gives Details On Future Of WWE PPVs

WWE has updated their key performance indicators with the preliminary buyrate for Extreme Rules 2014. The show did a preliminary buyrate of 107,000 buys. Out of those buys, 40,000 were domestic and 67,000 were international. You can view a screen shot of the data below: Here's a look at #ExtremeRules buys — the first show […]

Jinder Mahal Admits To Being Surprised About WWE Release

SLAM! Wrestling interviewed Jinder Mahal about his WWE release. Mahal, along with Drew McIntyre, was released from the company a couple of weeks ago, one day before an appearance he taped for Smackdown was scheduled to air. He admitted to being surprised that he was let go. Below is an excerpt: “I was surprised, because […]

Big E Makes Reference To AJ Pregnancy Rumors; New WWE Inbox

Big E Makes Reference to AJ Lee Rumors Big E made reference to AJ Lee pregnancy rumors with the following Tweet: Big thanks to @Mattel. Now I understand the inclusion of the cookie sheet: the bun in the oven! #SoSayethTheInternet pic.twitter.com/zyCq5VNFNa — Epsilon (@WWEBigE) June 25, 2014 We updated at this link, explaining why no […]

Rob Van Dam On Tonight’s NXT, Total Divas Replays

- Rob Van Dam will face NXT Champion Adrian Neville in the main event of tonight’s NXT on the WWE Network. The Vaudevillains, Aiden English and Simon Gotch, have also been confirmed for the show. We will have live coverage and open discussion starting at 8:30 PM EDT. You can view spoilers for the month […]

Renee Young & Christian Part Of MITB Expert Panel; New Brandi Rhodes Vlog

WWE Money in the Bank Expert Panel As expected, Renee Young will replace Josh Mathews on the WWE Money in the Bank expert panel on Sunday. She’ll host Christian, Booker T and Alex Riley. They’ll do the Kickoff prior to the pay-per-view and check in throughout the event with analysis. New Brandi Video Blog The […]

Did WWE Pull A Batista With SummerSlam Main Event?

Numerous readers have sent us the link to a SummerSlam promotional poster that features John Cena and Brock Lesnar. The poster stems from Amazon’s listing for the pay-per-view’s Blu-Ray disc, which is available for pre-order and will be released a month after the show takes place, on September 16, 2014. The poster doesn’t look legitimate, […]

Triple H Discusses Vickie’s Departure, Adding Kane; Where Is Mike Adamle?

New Kayfabe Triple H Interview This week’s sit-down interview between Triple H and Michael Cole is now online. The interview addresses Vickie Guerrero’s WWE departure, adding Kane to the WWE World Heavyweight Championship Ladder Match at Money in the Bank and whether Triple H worried about becoming Dean Ambrose’s “enemy for life.”  All of course complete in-character. […]

Josh Mathews Gone From WWE

Josh Mathews has apparently been released from WWE. While we do not have 100% confirmation, his profile has been moved to the Alumni section and there is a plan for Renee Young to replace him on upcoming broadcast assignments. 4:23 PM EDT Update on June 25, 2014: Mathews has indeed been released, we can now […]

Nicholson Getting WWE Tryout?, TV Taping Notes, Tag Bout Added To MITB, Michelle McCool At WWE PC

- Devon Nicholson, who recently won a $2.3 million judgment against Abdullah the Butcher, claims he has a tryout with WWE next month. Nicholson claimed last year he was cured from Hepatitis C. – Adam Rose beat Heath Slater in a dark match prior to this week’s WWE Main Event taping in Pittsburgh. – WWE […]

Barrett Gets Mainstream Attention, Upcoming WWE Programs, New RVD Interview

I’m Afraid I’ve Got Some Good? News Bad News Barrett’s promo on the Washington Redskins from Raw received mainstream media attention on the USA Today’s “For the Win” blog. For those that missed it, Barrett brilliantly called the team the “racist, constantly losing” Redskins. I’m afraid that’s not very bad news for this Cowboys fan. […]