WWE Releases NXT Trainer Nick Dinsmore

WWE has released Nick Dinsmore, WrestlingNewsWorld.com has independently confirmed. It’s currently unknown what happened but it must have been noteworthy as the company has already pulled the video blog featuring Dinsmore that was posted last week. Dinsmore was re-hired last year to take the place of Joey Mercury as a trainer at the WWE Performance […]

WWE Talent Wanting To Go Pink, Stephanie McMahon Behind-The-Scenes

WWE began their 3rd year of partnership with Susan G Komen on this week’s episode of Monday Night Raw in Chicago, Illinois. The partnership originally began with just John Cena but has now expanded to include all WWE talent. This year’s theme is entitled “Courage, Conquer, Cure” and will continue with the company “going pink” […]

Catching Up With Linda McMahon 5 Years After Leaving WWE

September 16, 2014 marked the five year anniversary of Linda McMahon’s resignation as WWE’s Chief Executive Officer. It was then McMahon announced she would be leaving the company to run as a Republican candidate for the United States Senate. Here was the corporate release from that day in 2009: STAMFORD, CT, September 16, 2009 –World […]

Jim Ross To UFC Gets Crossover Fans Buzzing

The Facebook page of UFC on Fox got crossover fans talking earlier this week when they asked if there would be interest in former WWE play-by-play man Jim Ross in the UFC. The post from Facebook is embedded below: Post by UFC on FOX. The post linked to an article on FoxSports.com where writer Marc […]

WWE NXT Preview – Adrian Neville vs. Tyson Kidd, “Open Thread” Tonight

This week’s episode of WWE NXT will premiere at 4 PM ET on Thursday afternoon on the WWE Network. Complete taping results for this week’s episode are available at this link. The focal point of this week’s show is Tyson Kidd challenging Adrian Neville for the NXT Championship. WWE posted a commercial for the episode […]

John Cena’s Target Is Seth Rollins, Anyone But Brock Lesnar

This week’s kayfabe Michael Cole interview features John Cena. Below are the highlights: John said Night of Champions was such a difficult night. Not just because he was so close in defeating Brock Lesnar but he was coming off a pretty one-sided contest at SummerSlam. He really had something to prove to not only the […]

Chris Jericho’s Next Book Out This Month, Back To WWE Soon?

Amazon sent out an email blast reminder on Wednesday that Chris Jericho’s upcoming book — The Best in the World: At What I Have No Idea — will be released on October 14, 2014. Below is their promotional blurb for the novel: The New York Times bestselling author, wrestler, metal rocker, and over-the-top media personality […]

WWE Notebook: Uecker At Smackdown, Ricki Starr Dies, Main Event Highlights

- Sami Zayn beat Xavier Woods and NXT Champion Adrian Neville beat Tyler Breeze in dark matches at Tuesday’s WWE television tapings in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. – Legendary baseball announcer and WWE Hall of Famer Bob Uecker was in attendance at Tuesday night’s Smackdown taping in Milwaukee. You can view a photo from Twitter below: Click […]

WWE Apologizes For Russian Flag Incident On Raw

WWE has issued an apology regarding the segment on this week’s Monday Night Raw (full results at this link) in which Big Show pulled down a Russian flag during a segment with Rusev: We at WWE would like to apologize to the Russian people for the incident on Monday Night Raw that could have been […]