Monday, February 29, 2016

Dean Ambrose Helped Backstage (Video), The Godfather In Edge & Christian Segment, Social Outcasts



- WWE posted this video of Dean Ambrose being helped backstage after being destroyed by WWE World Heavyweight Champion Triple H at the end of RAW.

The Miz Reacts To RAW Win (Video), WWE Promo For YouTube Award


 
- This WWE RAW Fallout video from this week's show features The Miz talking to Rich Brennan about his win over Dolph Ziggler in WrestleMania 32 season.

Shane McMahon, World Heavyweight and Tag Team Championships Confirmed For Next Week's WWE RAW

- WWE has announced AJ Styles and Chris Jericho vs. WWE Tag Team Champions The New Day with the titles on the line for next Monday's RAW from Chicago.

Sasha Banks Vs. Becky Lynch Update, Michael 'PS' Hayes Talks WWE HOF (Video), Legend At RAW (Photo)


WWE RAW Results, February 29, 2016


Tonight's WWE RAW opens up with a look back at last week when WWE World Heavyweight Champion Triple H destroyed Roman Reigns.

Rusev Makes His Big Announcement For WWE RAW

As noted, Rusev was promising a big announcement for tonight's WWE RAW in Nashville, where he lives with Lana.

AJ Styles Says He's In His Prime Now, Talks Daniel Bryan's WWE Retirement, Dealing with Injuries

Rapzilla has published part 2 of their interview with AJ Styles. The full interview can be read at this link. Here are highlights:

Mike Bennett On Wanting To Do For TNA What Steve Austin Did For WWE, LGBT Issues And Having Gay Fans

"The Miracle" Mike Bennett was recently interviewed by Party Foul Radio with Pollo and Pearl to promote Impact Wrestling airing on Pop TV on Tuesday nights. Here are a few highlights, via The Huffington Post:

Steve Austin Offers Advice to John Cena, Says Chris Jericho Can’t Work Like He Used to Work

During the latest installment of The Steve Austin Show, Austin offers some advice for John Cena regarding him coming back from injury early. Here is what the WWE Hall of Famer said:

WrestleMania 32 to Kick Off the Start of Several Years of Roman Reigns Dominating WWE

Vince McMahon wants WrestleMania 32 to be the start of several years of Roman Reigns in the top spot formerly held by John Cena.

Brock Lesnar Not Happy with Change In WrestleMania Plans

Dean Ambrose versus Brock Lesnar is a surprise addition to the WrestleMania 32 card, with WWE throwing away the substantial build they put into Lesnar versus Bray Wyatt for April 3.

Sabu Drops N-Word on Twitter

ECW Original Sabu dropped an n-word back on February 19th via Twitter, and he’s not apologizing for it either.

Who Else Will Be Revealed for the 2016 WWE Hall of Fame Class?

The remaining WWE Hall of Fame inductees that the company should be announcing between now and WrestleMania 32 include Jacqueline, The Freebirds and

Sunday, February 28, 2016

Rusev Teasing A 'Big Announcement'

This could just be Rusev being Rusev on social media but the League of Nations member is teasing a "big announcement" on Twitter.

Ryback Works As A Heel And Babyface

- Ryback has been back and forth as a babyface or heel this weekend at WWE live events.

Eva Marie On If WWE Needs A Divas Tag Division, Who She Looks Up To, Becoming Champion, More (Video)

Here is a new Q&A video from Eva Marie's personal YouTube page. Below are highlights:

Photo: Finn Balor Reveals New 'Bulletproof' Merchandise, Tags Doc Gallows And Karl Anderson

Finn Balor has revealed a new "Bulletproof Balor Club" t-shirt that will be available on WWE Shop this Monday.

Backstage Talk On WWE Possibly Splitting Up The RAW And SmackDown Brands This Year

Shane McMahon's WWE return and match against The Undertaker at WrestleMania 32 for the control of RAW got a lot of fans talking about a potential brand split happening again.

Former TNA X-Division Champion Talks TNA's Future, TNA's Move To Pop, His Goals In Wrestling, More


Jim Ross Blogs On TNA Looking For Investors, Shane McMahon's Return, Triple H Doing Live Events

Jim Ross posted his latest blog at JRsBarBQ.com. Here are some highlights:

New Shane McMahon Training Clip, WWE Legend Talks Bret Hart - Dynamite Kid (Video), Daniel Bryan

- In the video below, WWE Hall of Famer Jake "The Snake" Roberts talks about The Dynamite Kid's controversial Stampede Wrestling days, Dynamite feuding with Bret Hart and more. Roberts talks about how a young Hart would get excited and potato Dynamite in a match, leading to Kid paying him back the next night. Jake also has some choice words for the late Davey Boy Smith "British The Bulldog."

Kurt Angle Says He's Not Retiring, Talks Suffering a Concussion In WWE, His Health, More (Video)

- As seen below, Kurt Angle recently spoke with ESPN in the UK. Below are highlights:

WWE NXT Star Busted Open Last Night, WWE Fury of Table Smashing Elbows, Steve Austin - Mike O'Hearn

- As seen below, the latest WWE Fury video looks at 19 elbows that smashed tables:

WWE NXT Team Gets Main Roster Live Event Wins, WWE Coach Turns 51, New Kalisto Artwork (Video)

- As seen below, the latest Canvas 2 Canvas video from WWE artist Rob Schamberger features WWE United States Champion Kalisto.

Saturday, February 27, 2016

Rosa Mendes Back In Action Soon? AJ Styles On His Faith

AJ Styles recently spoke with Rapzilla about his faith and being a big fan of Christian hip-hop.

Sheamus on Rugby Helping Him In WWE, Lana Sings (Video), Ken Shamrock on If He Regrets Leaving WWE

- Coming out of  his loss at Bellator 149, former WWE Intercontinental Champion and MMA  legend Ken Shamrock spoke with Justin Barrasso for Sports Illustrated's  Extra Mustard site.

Tag Team Finally Headed to WWE NXT?, Speculation on JBL and the WWE HOF, March to WrestleMania

JBL's name was on a list of 2016 WWE Hall of Famers several weeks back, along with Sting, The Godfather, The Fabulous Freebirds, Jacqueline, and Regis Philbin, and that list of names

Why TNA Is Looking For Investors, Info On Upcoming Meetings

We noted yesterday that TNA Wrestling is looking for more investors. PWInsider has answered some of the questions as it relates to why this is happening.

Nikki Bella Gets 'Amazing News', Lana Posts Her Own Promo (Video)

- As seen in the video below, Lana has posted a promo to her own personal YouTube account. The description reads like this:

News On WWE Studios Movie With King Barrett, Former WWE Diva Married, Eva Marie On Playing A Villain

- It looks like details on WWE Studios' "Eliminators" movie will be released soon. King Barrett was in the studio doing final voice work for the movie this week, as seen below.

Finn Balor Teases 'Bulletproof' For Monday?

We've noted how WWE NXT Champion Finn Balor has been teasing the name "Bulletproof," which could be the new name for his stable in NXT with Doc Gallows and Karl Anderson.

John Morrison Talks Wrestling Undertaker In WWE, Working With Rey Mysterio, Praises Prince Puma

The Two Man Power Trip of Wrestling interviewed John Morrison this week. You can download the full episode by clicking here, they sent us these highlights:

John Cena Continues "Defy" Talk, Shane McMahon's Top Powerful Moves (Video), Baron Corbin on the Road

- As seen below, the latest WWE Top 10 video features Shane McMahon's powerful moves:

TNA Seeking Outside Investors, Executive Comments on "Strategic Partnership Talks" and Their Growth Plan

- TNA is reportedly seeking outside investors to work with the company and President Dixie Carter was recently in Los Angeles for related meetings, including one at the POP TV offices, according to PWInsider.

Friday, February 26, 2016

Shane McMahon On How He Kept His WWE Return A Secret, The Undertaker, More

As noted, Shane McMahon appeared on The Michael Kay Show in New York City earlier today. Here are highlights and full audio.

Shane McMahon WWE Return Promo, The Great Khali Injury Notes & Video, Naomi On Empowering Women

- WWE posted this promo for Shane McMahon's return and the Hell In a Cell match against The Undertaker at WrestleMania 32.

Triple H Defending The WWE World Heavyweight Title At The 'March To WrestleMania' Live Special?

As noted, WWE World Heavyweight Champion Triple H is scheduled to wrestle at the March 25th WWE live event from Madison Square Garden, teaming with Sheamus to face Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns.

Shane McMahon On Possibly Working Another Role With WWE, How Hard He's Training For WrestleMania

Shane McMahon appeared on The Michael Kay Show in New York City today to promote WWE's WrestleMania 32.

How Was WWE SmackDown Viewership With Triple H?, The New Day Mocks Sheamus (Video)

- Last night's episode of WWE SmackDown averaged 2.395 million viewers, down 3% from last week's 2.458 million viewers.

WWE Fans On Shane McMahon Vs. Undertaker, Chavo Guerrero On Eddie Guerrero's Legacy, Tyler Breeze

- Below is the third episode of Tyler Breeze's "Shootin' The Breeze" YouTube show from his personal account.

Top TNA Star Out Of Action For Several Months

Current TNA Tag Team Champion Davey Richards underwent reconstructive knee surgery last week to repair a torn ACL.

Edge And Christian WWE Network Update, WWE NXT 'Takeover: Dallas' Logo Revealed, NXT DVD Sneak Peek

- It looks like a new episode of "The Edge and Christian Show That Totally Reeks of Awesomeness" will air on the WWE Network each Monday night after RAW.

Possible Payback Location, Update On WWE Looking At Nephew Of Former WCW Star, Recent Attendance

- We noted before that WWE officials were interested in Humberto Garza III, who works in AAA as Garza Jr. and is the nephew of former WCW star Hector Garza.

WWE Returning To Japan, Triple H And Stephanie McMahon Attend Concert (Photo), SmackDown Top 10

- Below are the top 10 moments from last night's WWE SmackDown.

D-Von Dudley On WrestleMania 32 Setting Attendance Record, WWE Keeping Their Return Secret, More

D-Von Dudley was recently a guest on 93.1FM WIBC in Indianapolis, Indiana. Dudley talked about the surprise return of The Dudley Boyz to WWE

The Usos Fired Up (Video), WWE NXT Diva Injured, American Alpha Earns a Title Shot, More

- This Fallout video from last night's WWE SmackDown features The Usos fired up after D-Von Dudley stole a win from Jimmy Uso.

Steve Austin On Brock Lesnar Participating More, WWE WrestleMania 32 Issues, His Entrance

Rolling Stone recently profiled WWE Hall of Famer Steve Austin. Austin acknowledged that it will be hard for WWE to fill AT&T Stadium for WrestleMania 32

Jim Ross Blogs On Brock Lesnar, New Day, Edge & Christian, Roman Reigns, FastLane Main Event, More

Jim Ross posted his latest blog at JRsBarBQ.com. Here are some highlights:

WWE Downplays Speculation On Shane McMahon Possibly Taking An Executive Role With The Company

We've noted how there's speculation among fans and within WWE on how Shane McMahon could resume an executive position with the company now that he's back for the Hell In a Cell match against The Undertaker at WrestleMania 32.

Chris Jericho Busted Up (Photo), More On Sasha Banks Vs. Becky Lynch

- As noted, Sasha Banks vs. Becky Lynch in a #1 contenders match will take place on Monday's WWE RAW from Nashville.

Thursday, February 25, 2016

WWE Smackdown Results - February 25, 2016

A video package recapped the WWE Fastlane main event with Roman Reigns earning the WWE World Heavyweight Championship match at WrestleMania… Mauro Ranallo, Jerry Lawler, and Byron Saxton were on commentary…

Steve Austin On Roman Reigns Headlining 'Mania, Vince Sticking With Reigns, If Roster Supports Him

Recently on The Steve Austin Show, 'The Bionic Redneck' shared his thoughts on WWE's booking of Roman Reigns going into WrestleMania 32.

Daniel Bryan Set For WWE SmackDown Tapings, WWE Stock

- WWE stock was up 1.90% today, closing at $16.63 per share. Today's high was $17.20 and the low was $16.33.

Shane McMahon Announced For Upcoming WWE RAW

The Allstate Arena in Chicago has announced Shane McMahon for the March 7th WWE RAW in Chicago.

Fans On Roman Reigns Vs. HHH, New Day Vs. League Of Nations, WWE Announcer Brings Gold To NBA Game

- WWE has posted another clip with WWE Tag Team Champions The New Day mocking The League of Nations.

Backstage News On Shane McMahon's WWE Deal

Dave Meltzer noted in the latest issue of The Wrestling Observer that the current plan is just for Shane McMahon to be a performer until WrestleMania, however that can always change.

AJ Styles On Backstage WWE Reaction To His Debut, Making It To WWE

The Atlanta Journal Constitution recently spoke with AJ Styles for Tuesday's WWE SmackDown tapings in Atlanta.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Brock Lesnar Added To Post-WrestleMania 32 RAW, WWE's Best T-Bone Suplex, Rikishi And D-Von Dudley

- Brock Lesnar is now advertised for the April 4th post-WrestleMania 32 WWE RAW from Dallas, Texas.

Roman Reigns Off Weekend WWE Live Events, WWE Doctor Comments On His Surgery, Another Photo

Roman Reigns is not advertised for any weekend WWE live events but is scheduled for RAW and SmackDown.

Big Match Set With Main Roster Star On Next Week's NXT, PWG Talent Debuts On WWE TV, Eva Marie

- The duo of Eva Marie and Nia Jax were victorious over the team of Baymella on tonight's episode of NXT. They spoke to Rich Brennan after the show, and said they're coming for Bayley's title.

Number One Contender's Match Announced For NXT, New Signing Teased, Alex Riley Criticizes Roster

- Alex Riley criticized several NXT stars in a backstage video posted by WWE. He said that he's been waiting for an audience to have pity for him, and he doesn't need the pity anymore.

News On Shane McMahon's Employment With YOD In China, More Speculation On His WWE Future

Christopher Harrington of the Wrestlenomics website has a really good article looking at Shane McMahon's WWE return.

WWE NXT Results - February 24, 2016

The opening video played… Inside the area, Chad Gable and Jason Jordan kicked off the show with their entrance. Blake and Murphy were out next with Bliss alongside as always.

Backstage Talk on Shane McMahon's WWE Return, WWE Switching Things Up for WrestleMania 32 Season, More

Regarding creative plans for Shane McMahon and The Undertaker leading up to WrestleMania 32, word is that everything is being kept close among top WWE officials.

Saturday, February 20, 2016

Who Is Favored To Leave WrestleMania 32 As Champion?, Current WWE Fastlane Odds

Roman Reigns is currently favored to walk out of Wrestlemania 32 as WWE World Heavyweight Champion, according to 5 Dimes. The odds are -350 for Roman in this case, and +250 for anyone but Roman being champ by the conclusion of Wrestlemania.



Friday, February 19, 2016

WWE Legend With Kurt Angle At Bellator (Photo), WWE SmackDown Rating Up

- As noted, this week's WWE SmackDown, featuring Brock Lesnar's first SmackDown appearance in 12 years, drew 2.458 million viewers, up from last week's 2.414 million viewers.