Andrew Green is suing WWE and Big Show (real name Paul Wight) over an alleged backstage incident that occurred at Royal Rumble from the US Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona in January. According to court documents, Green claims another WWE producer told him to get an interview with Show after his match against Alberto Del […]
Silva Thinks He’s WWE’s First Aussie The Herald Sun has a new article online on WWE developmental talent Matt Silva signing with the company. The article calls Silva “the first Australian to join WWE” and Silva talks about being the first Aussie to compete in the company. While Silva should be proud of making it […]
The following press release was issued on Thursday: WWE® TOPS 100 MILLION FACEBOOK FANS AT WRESTLEMANIA STAMFORD, Conn., April 10, 2013 – WWE® (NYSE:WWE) today announced it eclipsed 100 million Facebook fans across its network of pages during WrestleMania 29, further cementing itself as one of the most followed brands in the world. WWE’s Facebook […]
The following press release was issued on Thursday: WWE(R) STUDIOS AND ABC FAMILY BEGIN PRODUCTION ON “CHRISTMAS BOUNTY” The Original Movie Will Air as Part of the Network’s Annual 25 Days of Christmas Programming Event Francia Raisa Joins WWE Superstar The Miz Burbank, CA (April 11, 2013) – WWE Studios (NYSE:WWE) and ABC Family began […]
Stephanie McMahon’s New Theme Music Stephanie McMahon’s new theme song she used at the 2013 WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony is called “Welcome to the Queendom.” The track is now available for download on iTunes. Heel Ryback Comments If you doubt Ryback’s drive and ability, he’ll run right through you. Check out his first […]
The Rock Back Training The Rock isn’t allowing torn abdominals slow him down as he was back in the gym Thursday morning. 5:48am. That “special time” is now.. AM cardio starts in 3..2..#WakeYourAssUpSleepingBeauty — Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) April 11, 2013 My dr’s said that starting back training w/ torn abdominals would be a bitch. Just […]
Variety has a new article online with several WWE business notes including the social media push and the shift to PG programming. The publication WWE has attracted several huge sponsors since going PG five years ago. Below is an excerpt from the piece: The “Attitude Era” may have launched the careers of “Stone Cold” Steve […]
Cena & Del Rio vs. Ziggler & Ryback The Bi-Lo Center, the venue hosting next week’s WWE Raw from Greenville, SC, is advertising WWE Champion John Cena & Alberto Del Rio vs. World Heavyweight Champion Dolph Ziggler & Ryback as the dark match main event. Click here for local event information. Fandango Craze WWE looks […]
The 2013 WWE Hall of Fame special that aired on the USA Network Tuesday night did a 1.23 cable rating with an average viewing audience of 1,630,000 viewers.
WWE Hall of Fame Highlights WWE posted the following Hall of Fame highlight videos: [youtube id="rxsqT7-WviY" width="620" height="360"] [youtube id="I_gO5T-_8tA" width="620" height="360"] [youtube id="LIL_CCjw5-c" width="620" height="360"] [youtube id="neOhA385W5g" width="620" height="360"] Larry Zbyszko Under WWE Legend’s Contract Larry Zbyszko, who was part of Wrestlemania Axxess last weekend, now has a WWE Legend’s contract.
Sheamus Congratulates Irish Diva Sheamus congratulated Rebecca Quin on signing her developmental contract with WWE. The following is from his verified Twitter account: Massive Congrats 2 @rebeccamquin who just signed with the WWE.Really looking forward to seeing her & @realpaigewwe tear it up in a WWE ring! — Sheamus (@WWESheamus) April 10, 2013 We reported the […]
Jack Swagger, whose real name is Jake Hager, is set for trial in Gulfport, Mississippi on Tuesday, June 25, 2013 on the misdemeanor charge of Driving Under the Influence. Swagger was arrested after the February 19th WWE Smackdown taping from the Mississippi Coast Coliseum in Biloxi when he was stopped by police for speeding. The officer determined Swagger was […]
Bruno Sammartino Gives WWE His Blessing Bruno Sammartino posted a backstage photo with CM Punk and Jim Ross putting over WWE’s drug free and anti-bullying message. Dirt Sheet users can view it by clicking the “view original post” link at the bottom: @cmpunk @wwe @wweuniverse @stephmcmahon @tripleh If you preach a drug free message and […]
What You Won’t See on Smackdown After the cameras stopped filming at this week’s Smackdown taping, WWE Champion John Cena and Team Hell No beat The Shield via disqualification in a dark match main event. The match was thrown out when Roman Reigns hit Cena with a chair. After the match, the babyfaces hit their […]
The Rock noted on his Instagram account he will begin rehab for his abdominal/adductor injury suffered at Wrestlemania 29. As previously noted, Rock tore his tendons completely off his pelvis midway through his WWE title match against John Cena. Rock had some fun with Instagram/Twitter followers by posting his “Hmm.. I think I just tore […]