Update On WWE Network Subscribers, Off-Air Smackdown Notes

WWE Network Subscribers Update Chris “Mookie” Harrington has a blog entry online where he attempted to track WWE Network signups on Monday. He pointed out (via Ian Hamilton) the company was giving out sequential numbers in their confirmation emails sent out to people that had subscribed. That’s all it took to generate an 8-hour sampling […]

Notable Segment & PPV Rematch Announced For Next Week’s WWE Raw

In addition to the note regarding WWE paying tribute to the late Big Daddy V at this week’s Smackdown taping, there were two notable items announced for next week’s episode of Monday Night Raw. Brock Lesnar will appear live to discuss Undertaker’s attack on him in the first step to their match at Wrestlemania 30. […]

WWE Network Problems Widespread As Of Late Tuesday Night

WWE Network problems remain widespread as of late Tuesday night. We’ve received a ton of communication from readers through email and our social media accounts reporting issues with lagging, buffering or the fact they cannot get the video-on-demand content to play. Monday was dominated by users having trouble signing up and now this. An official […]

Monday Night Raw Audience Increases, Brother!

This week’s episode of Monday Night Raw did an average viewing audience of 4,661,000 viewers on the USA Network, brother! Below is how viewership broke down by hour: Hour one – 4,892,000 viewers Hour two – 4,778,000 viewers Hour three – 4,313,000 viewers The broadcast was the top cable program for the night with a […]

Jake Roberts Discusses Today’s Surgical Procedure

Jake “The Snake” Roberts says he’s received a preliminary diagnosis of skin cancer that is behind his knee and growing into the muscle tissue. Diamond Dallas Page posted a video of Jake discussing the surgery he’s scheduled to undergo on Tuesday to have it removed. In the video, Jake admits to being scared. You can […]

WWE Network Statement Regarding On-Demand Issues

WWE Network Tweeted the following about subscribers experiencing technical issues with the service’s video-on-demand tape library: We are currently experiencing technical issues with @WWENetwork’s video-on-demand library affecting 20% of viewers. (1/2) — WWE Network (@WWENetwork) February 25, 2014 Working with MLBAM, we expect to have this issue fully resolved by 6 p.m. tonight. (2/2) — […]

Hogan Children At Wrestlemania 30, JR’s Raw Thoughts, Summer Rae WWE’s Wildest New Diva

- For those that have asked, Hulk Hogan’s children – former TNA Knockout Brooke Hogan and Nick – are planning to attend Wrestlemania 30 in New Orleans, Louisiana. – Jim Ross has a new blog with his Raw thoughts now online at this link but please check out his BBQ products here at WWEShop.com. – […]

Further Clarification On John Cena’s Knee

Just for clarification regarding John Cena, he legitimately injured his knee on this week’s episode of Monday Night Raw as we reported here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com. We ran further updates here and here that detailed what happened and the fallout from it. It was clear to the live audience and from close-up camera shots  that Cena […]

Hulk Hogan Comments On His Return, WWE HQ Visit

Hulk Hogan flew from Green Bay to New York and is scheduled to be at WWE headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut on Tuesday. He Tweeted the following: Great night for me and all my Hulkamaniacs, with such a warm welcome from the talent in the back to the ROAR of the WWE UNIVERSE, onlyLoveHH — Hulk […]

WWE Doesn’t Acknowledge Big Daddy V, Mick Foley Wrong About Raw Prediction, Raw Fallout & More TV Notes

WWE Raw TV Notes from February 24, 2014 – WWE did not acknowledge the death of Big Daddy V (real name Nelson Frazier Jr.) prior to this week’s episode of Monday Night Raw. The former King of the Ring died last week due to a heart attack. He was only 43-years-old. – Dan Engler, the […]

John Cena Fine Following Knee Tweak On Raw

John Cena is fine following an apparent left knee tweak on this week’s episode of Monday Night Raw. Cena appeared to be legitimately banged up in the show’s 9 PM segment when he was elevated by Erick Rowan during a kayfabe beatdown by The Wyatt Family. WWE rolled the injury into an angle and even […]