WWE Sends David Ortiz Title Belt, NXT Worker Tweets Vince McMahon

- WWE sent Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz a WWE title belt that he wore at the Red Sox rally on Saturday. Below is a photo: Congratulations to the Boston @RedSox on their #WorldSeries victory! THE CHAMP IS HERE @davidortiz #WWEBoston pic.twitter.com/4c8IyKguZB — WWE (@WWE) November 2, 2013 – WWE developmental worker Scott […]

Wife Of Cody Rhodes Returning To WWE?, “Total Fallout” Edition Of Backstage Fallout

- Brandi Runnels, the wife of Cody Rhodes and former WWE developmental Diva Eden Stiles, is apparently returning to the company. Runnels Tweeted the following photo on Friday: Surprise rookie gift from @CodyRhodesWWE. Guess I traded heels for boots. TRAINING begins Monday @WWE @WWEPerformCtr pic.twitter.com/Ua0aFgPvmr — Brandi Runnels (@TheBrandiRhodes) November 1, 2013 – This week’s […]

WWE Smackdown Results (11/1/13) – Tag Teams Galore

WWE Smackdown Results – (11/1/13) Results by: Adam Wacker of WrestlingNewsWorld.com Welcome to this week’s Smackdown! The show begins with a video package, highlighting John Cena vs. Alberto Del Rio. Cena is shown defeating Del Rio for the World Heavyweight Champion. John Cena makes his way to the ring. A highlight is shown from Raw, […]

Davey Richards To WWE?, JR On SummerSlam Tanking, Epic Pic Of Mark Henry Dressed As Rick Ross

- Davey Richards is rumored to be headed to WWE following his independent commitments. Richards, who had a WWE tryout a couple months ago, was at one time believed to be retiring from the wrestling business at the end of the year. However, we’re told WWE is aggressively signing new developmental talent to get the […]

WWE Videos – Halloween Inbox II, Behind The Match, HaloWWEen Hangout

WWE posted the following videos on their YouTube channel. If you’re viewing from Dirt Sheet, simply click the link above the videos to get them to play: Halloween Inbox II – Scary Questions Continue: [youtube id="7uBw8yJi1HI" width="620" height="360"] United States Champion? Woo Woo Woo! You know it! – WWE Behind The Match: [youtube id="5jY3DLHWc2w" width="620" […]

Live News & Notes From WWE’s Conference Call With Investors Featuring Vince McMahon

WWE held a conference call with investors on Thursday to discuss the company’s 2013 third quarter earnings. I was on the call on behalf of WrestlingNewsWorld.com and compiled the following notes: Michael Weitz opened the call by reading a prepared statement. Joining Weitz for the call is Vince McMahon and WWE Chief Financial Officer George […]

Guests At The WWE Performance Center, Happy Halloween, HIAC Attendance, Swagger Q&A

- Both Vickie Guerrero and Eve Torres were at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida on Wednesday. Vickie noted on Twitter that she visited during promo class. Eve went over self-defense with the developmental Divas. – Happy Halloween from the WWE Divas! Check out a video WWE uploaded at this link or embedded in […]

WWE Third Quarter Earnings Up 9%, Beat Estimates

WWE reported their third quarter financial results for 2013 on Thursday prior to market open.  Below is the official release: STAMFORD, Conn.– WWE (NYSE:WWE) today announced financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2013. Revenues increased $9.1 million or 9%, to $113.3 million from $104.2 million in the prior year quarter driven by a significant […]

WWE MITB Buys Up, SummerSlam & Night Of Champions Down

WWE officially reported their third quarter earnings for 2013 on Thursday, announcing the official pay-per-view buy rates for Money in the Bank, SummerSlam and Night of Champions. The numbers are as follows: Money in the Bank – 199,000 buys (compared to 188,000 the year prior) SummerSlam – 296,000 buys (compared to 358,000 the year prior) […]

Stephanie McMahon Comments On Forthcoming WWE Network

Following directly up on my earlier report, Stephanie McMahon spoke on the targeted date for the WWE Network on Wednesday during the TV Summit at NYC Television Week. Below is a quote from an article here on BroadcastingCable.com: “We are looking at traditional and nontraditional distribution, and we’re targeting first quarter next year.” It’s worth […]