Former WWE NXT Worker Discusses Backstage Politics

Dublin native Joey Cabray discussed his time in WWE developmental with the Independent. Below is an excerpt from his comments, where he hit on the backstage politics: “It was like a shark tank,” he says. “It just wasn’t for me. I’m not really good at politicking. There was a lot underhandedness; it was kind of […]

WWE Facing Criticism Over Lana’s Battleground Promo

WWE is facing criticism for moving forward for the pro-Vladimir Putin gimmick of Lana, with some accusing she referred incredulously to the MH17 airplane crash in her promo at Sunday’s Battleground pay-per-view.  The line that’s drawing the ire of critics is as follows:   “You blame Russia for recent current events.” You can watch a snippet […]

RVD Pulled From Battleground Due To Apparent Injury

WWE wrote in their recap of the Intercontinental Championship Battle Royal at Battleground that Rob Van Dam was pulled due to injury. They did not elaborate but touted a later update. Click here for coverage on dot com. We noted earlier that RVD was noticeably absent from the match, with Damien Sandow re-added. We also […]

Kenta On What To Expect From Him In WWE; Roman Reigns & Dolph Ziggler Talk Coming Up Short At Battleground

Kenta Arrives At NXT Kenta, with Funaki acting as a translator, spoke with Renee Young about coming to WWE and what the future holds for him. The interview is available at this link and embedded below: WWE Battleground Fallout WWE has posted interviews with John Cena, Roman Reigns, Dolph Ziggler, AJ Lee, Heath Slater & […]

John Cena To Defend Title Against Brock Lesnar At SummerSlam

John Cena retained the WWE World Heavyweight Championship in the Fatal 4-Way Match at Battleground on Sunday night. The finish saw Cena hit Randy Orton with the Attitude Adjustment onto Kane, pinning The Big Red Machine to go over. The note to make is that Cena will defend the title against Brock Lesnar at SummerSlam, […]

Paul Heyman “Picking Up” Plan C For Raw

Paul Heyman, in-character, Tweeted that he was “heading to pick up Plan C” during the WWE Battleground main event. Heyman stated in his Tweet it was “just in case” and hash-tagged #Raw. You can view it below: In case you're wondering … Heading to pick up #PlanC … Just in case. @WWE #RAW pic.twitter.com/Sgpkz47ewv — […]