WWE Main Event Pulled From WWE Network

WWE announced on this week’s episode of Main Event the show will not air live next Tuesday on the WWE Network. Instead, the show will be replaced by Santino Marella’s Royal Rumble Lottery Special. As for why this is being done, apparently an issue exists with WWE’s TV distribution agreement with Sky Sports — the […]

WWE Identifies New Growth Model

Stephanie McMahon and George Barrios presented at the 17th Annual Needham Growth Conference in New York City on Tuesday. Several points of the core WWE business model were explored, including the company’s new growth model. In 2015 and beyond, the plan is to grow the WWE Network global subscription model, focus on global TV distribution […]

Kevin Nash Doesn’t See Himself Returning To WWE Programming

Kevin Nash, who is currently suspended from his Legend’s contract with WWE, commented on Twitter that he doesn’t see himself returning to WWE programming when his suspension is lifted. The following is from his verified Twitter account: Click here to load Tweet (if not loaded) I don't see after my suspension, Kevin Nash returning to […]

Daniel Bryan Not “Ambitious” By WWE’s Standards

The Sports section of AlternativeNation.net conducted an interview with Daniel Bryan. Bryan, who returned to the ring for the first time since May at Tuesday night’s Smackdown taping, discussed having no ambition according to WWE standards. You can read an excerpt the publication sent us below: On Vince McMahon encouraging talent to reach for the […]

WWE Network Up & Running In UK & Ireland

My friend Mike Brailsford, who is from the United Kingdom, noted the WWE Network is already active over there online by accessing WWE.com. Additionally, we’ve heard from UK readers that were able to signup on iPhone, iPad and both Xbox game platforms. The official launch date for the WWE Network in the UK and Ireland […]

Hogan, Lanny Poffo & Vince McMahon React To Savage’s HoF Induction

- Hulk Hogan Tweeted that he spoke with Lanny Poffo about inducting ”Macho Man” Randy Savage into the WWE Hall of Fame over Wrestlemania 31 weekend. Below is the Tweet: Click here to load Tweet (if not loaded) Just talked to Lanny,things are exactly the way he wants them for the Poffo family and Randy,only […]

Update On Royal Rumble Spoiler, ‘Fired’ WWE Star Comments

Update on Royal Rumble Spoiler Updating an earlier item posted by Jesse Sherwood here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com, John Cena is no longer listed as WWE World Heavyweight Champion in the promotional information for the March 8, 2015 WWE live event. As is the case with advanced promotional material, it could mean something, it could mean nothing. […]

Jerry Lawler To Make Smackdown Debut Tonight

Jerry Lawler will film his Smackdown debut on Tuesday night from the Baton Rouge River Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Lawler missed Raw last week after being hospitalized over New Years due to complications from diverticulosis. Lawler will join Michael Cole and Byron Saxton as the new Smackdown announce team for the move back to […]

6 Participants Announced For 30-Man Royal Rumble Match

Dean Ambrose has been added to the 2015 30-man Royal Rumble match at the pay-per-view later this month. Below is the updated list of participants: Roman Reigns Daniel Bryan Bray Wyatt Wade Barrett Rusev Dean Ambrose A commercial for this year’s match is available at this link. You can also watch embedded in the video […]

Possible Royal Rumble WWE Championship Spoilers?

WWE will be running a Live Event in Allentown, PA, on March 8th with tickets going on sale this Saturday, January 17th. While this wouldn’t normally be a notable news item, the PPL Center’s website lists John Cena as the WWE World Champion. Keep in mind, WWE sends the arenas their promotional materials months in advance […]

Randy Savage Officially Announced For WWE Hall Of Fame

WWE officially announced on this week’s WWE Raw that “Macho Man” Randy Savage will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in March over WrestleMania 31 weekend. It was also confirmed that Hulk Hogan will induct Savage. TMZ broke the news this morning and WWE has been teasing it all day with a “breaking news” update […]