Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Kevin Owens Pulled From The Ring Due To Injury, U.S. Title Tournament Finals Moved From The Royal Rumble, Speculation On Dolph Ziggler

- Kevin Owens was pulled from the last two WWE SmackDown live events this weekend due to an existing injury, according to PWInsider. Owens has been working through the injury and the belief is that it is not serious but WWE likely pulled Owens from the ring as a precautionary measure.

Monday, January 15, 2018

Braun Strowman Attacks After RAW, New Royal Rumble Feud For John Cena (Video)

- It looks like Elias will be replacing Samoa Joe in the Royal Rumble feud with John Cena. Joe previously announced that he would be coming to eliminate Cena first in the men's Royal Rumble match later this month but Joe later suffered a right foot injury and is expected to be out of action for several months, causing him to miss the Rumble match.

Seth Rollins Brings Back The Curb Stomp Finisher Under New Name (Video)

Seth Rollins brought back his Curb Stomp finisher on this week's WWE RAW and used it to defeat Finn Balor in the main event. They are now calling the move by a new name - Blackout.

Samoa Joe and Paige Removed From The Royal Rumble Matches

WWE has officially removed Samoa Joe and Paige from the Royal Rumble matches to take place later this month.

Where The Miz Vs. Roman Reigns Will Air Next Week, Another WWE Legend Revealed For RAW 25, MMC Promo

- Add The Brooklyn Brawler to the list of confirmed names for next week's big RAW 25th Anniversary episode. Below is the latest promo for the show along with the updated list of names:

Impact Wrestling Taping Results From 1/15 ** SPOILERS **

The following matches and results are from tonight’s Impact Wrestling TV tapings at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida, and will air leading up to the newly announced Impact Wrestling Redemption event on April 22nd:

Chris Jericho Announced For RAW 25th Anniversary Next Week

WWE announced on tonight's RAW that Chris Jericho will be returning to TV on next Monday's RAW 25th Anniversary special episode. They also confirmed that former WCW Executive Vice President Eric Bischoff will be appearing.

Big Names Return At Tonight's Impact Tapings, Location Of PPV Revealed ** SPOILERS **

The following artcile contains spoilers from tonight’s TV tapings at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida...

WWE RAW Results - Jan 15, 2018

We're live from San Antonio as Michael Cole welcomes us. He's joined by Corey Graves and WWE Hall of Famer Booker T.

- We go right to the ring and out comes Braun Strowman to a pop.

Nia Jax Talks Match With Asuka Tonight, Kurt Angle And Triple H On Goldberg's Induction, Balor Club

- As noted, tonight's WWE RAW from San Antonio will feature Asuka vs. Nia Jax. Above is video of Nia dissing Mike Rome when he tries to get a word from her about the match. Nia called him annoying for using buzz words about Asuka before telling him to "Buzz off!"

WWE Confirms Big Reunion For RAW 25 Episode

WWE has confirmed that WWE Hall of Famers Jerry Lawler and Jim Ross will be reuniting for the RAW 25th Anniversary show next Monday in New York City. Mike Rome makes the announcement in the video below.

Top Name Returning To Impact Tonight, Impact Star Wants To Fight Jack Swagger, Barbed Wire Massacre

- Below are new promos for the Barbed Wire Massacre that will air on this week's Impact Wrestling episode. It was believed that this would be the first piece of content for Impact's new partnership with Twitch, and that it would not air on POP TV, but Impact has confirmed that it will air on Thursday's broadcast.

New Favorite In WWE Men's Royal Rumble Match

John Cena and Roman Reigns had been alternating as the betting favorite to win the men's Royal Rumble match. However, the latest betting odds have Shinsuke Nakamura as the most likely to win the match. Thanks to Bet Wrestling for sending us the following:

Mick Foley Reveals His Picks To Win The Two Royal Rumble Matches

WWE Hall of Famer Mick Foley spoke to The Mirror to promote RAW 25 next week. Below are a few highlights:

Bill Goldberg On His WWE Hall Of Fame Induction, Next WWE Music Power 10 Episode, MLK Video For RAW

- As seen below, WWE has released the full Martin Luther King Jr. video package that will air on tonight's RAW from San Antonio.

WWE Working On A Retro Set For RAW 25, Lana And Rusev Hunt For Houses (Video), WWE 2K18 DLC Update

- The Manhattan Center in New York City released several $425 tickets for the RAW 25th Anniversary show this weekend. As noted, the big episode on January 22nd will air from two NYC locations - the Manhattan Center Grand Ballroom and the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

Top WWE RAW Superstar Injured

We noted before that RAW Tag Team Champion Jason Jordan missed Friday's WWE live event, despite being advertised.

Goldberg Confirmed For 2018 WWE Hall Of Fame

ESPN has confirmed that Bill Goldberg will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame this year.

"At the end of the day, any business, any venture that you embark upon, you want some type of acknowledgement," Goldberg told ESPN,

Preview For Tonight's RAW - Top Star Advertised, Asuka In Action, The Great War, Roman Reigns, More

Tonight's WWE RAW will take place from the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas and will be the final show before next week's RAW 25th Anniversary episode.

Sunday, January 14, 2018

Impact Wrestling Taping Results From 1/14 ** SPOILERS **

Below are results from tonight's Impact Wrestling tapings in Orlando:

Title Change On Tonight's Impact Tapings ** SPOILER **

The following artcile contains spoilers from tonight’s TV tapings at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida...

Another Top Impact Star Leaving The Company? ** SPOILER **

The following artcile contains spoilers from tonight’s TV tapings at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida...

Who's Backstage At Tonight's Impact Tapings?, PPV Logo Revealed ** SPOILERS **

The following artcile contains spoilers from tonight’s TV tapings at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida...

Update On Eddie Edwards Getting Injured From Being Struck By A Baseball Bat At Impact Tapings

As noted yesterday, Eddie Edwards suffered an injury at last night's Impact Wrestling tapings in Orlando, Florida after accidentally being struck in the head by a baseball bat.

WWE Expected To Announce New Stars This Week, Latest 'Woken' Matt Hardy Video, Nakamura - Natalya

- Below is from Matt Hardy's YouTube channel where he looks to "delete his stupor." As noted, in a Wrestling Inc. exclusive, Matt Hardy reached a deal with Anthem Sports to own all of the core characters created in TNA associated with the "Broken" gimmick.

Saturday, January 13, 2018

Impact Wrestling Taping Results From 1/13 ** SPOILERS **

Below are results from tonight's Impact Wrestling tapings in Orlando:

Top Impact Star Done With Company After Tonight's Tapings ** SPOILER ** (Updated)

The following artcile contains spoilers from tonight’s TV tapings at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida...

Eddie Edwards Hospitalized After Injury at Tonight's Impact TV Tapings

The following artcile contains spoilers from tonight’s TV tapings at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida...

Will Mixed Match Challenge Air On The WWE Network?, New WWE SmackDown Matches, WWE Confirms New Talent Signing

- WWE has confirmed that both WWE United States Title tournament matches will air on Tuesday's SmackDown - Bobby Roode vs. Mojo Rawley and Xavier Woods vs. Jinder Mahal. The winners of those matches will face off in the finals at the Royal Rumble pay-per-view.

Triple H On Fans Still Wanting To See The Undertaker, Legends Returning On RAW 25, WWE Secret Sauce

Triple H recently spoke with The New York Post to promote the WWE RAW 25th Anniversary episode. Below are highlights:

Impact Wrestling Star Announces His Departure

Chris Adonis announced his departure from Impact Wrestling today. Adonis, f.k.a. Chris Masters in WWE, had returned to the company in April of last year.

WWE Looks At The Club (Video), Gabe Sapolsky Statement On Signing With WWE, Nia Jax And Apollo Crews

- WWE posted this video looking at The Balor Club's Finn Balor, Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson, and the history between the three.

Possible Plans on The Winner of the Men's Royal Rumble Match

Dave Meltzer discussed the possible winners of this year’s Royal Rumble event on a recent installment of Wrestling Observer Radio.

Friday, January 12, 2018

Kenny Omega On Roman Reigns Saying He's The 'Best In-Ring Performer' Today

Kenny Omega spoke with Bleacher Report on Roman Reigns, wanting to face the New Day, and how the idea of facing Chris Jericho in NJPW formed. Here are some of the highlights:

Impact Wrestling Taping Results From 1/12 ** SPOILERS **

Below are results from tonight's Impact Wrestling tapings in Orlando:

New Champions Crowned at Tonight's Impact Wrestling Tapings ** SPOILERS **

The following artcile contains spoilers from tonight’s TV tapings at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida...

Woken Matt Hardy Awakens Vanguard-1 From The Lake Of Reincarnation

Below is a video from Matt Hardy's YouTube channel from the point of view of Vanguard1. The video started in front of a home, Vanguard1 went up into the sky, over some woods and near a pond, where Matt Hardy stood. He turned around and said, "Vanguard1! I knew you'd come!"

WWE Royal Rumble a Five-Hour Event, Cedric Alexander On His Next Title Shot, Betting Odds For Universal Title Match at Royal Rumble

- BetWrestling.com has released the following:

When it was revealed that Brock Lesnar would be defending the Universal Championship against two opponents, Braun Strowman and Kane, ardent consumers of WWE were initially puzzled about Kane being involved in the

AJ Styles On Others Using The Styles Clash, The 'It Didn't Happen Unless It Happened In WWE' Bubble

WWE Champion AJ Styles recently spoke with ComicBook.com to promote BOOM! Studios' new Royal Rumble Special issue. The full interview is at this link and below are highlights:

Samoa Joe Injury Update, PWI's 2017 Wrestler of the Year Revealed

- Longtime publication Pro Wrestling Illustrated has released its Year End Awards and they are as follows:

New WWE Royal Rumble Title Match, Updated Card

WWE has confirmed that Cedric Alexander will get another shot at WWE Cruiserweight Champion Enzo Amore at the Royal Rumble pay-per-view.

New Women's WWE Royal Rumble Participant?, Matt Hardy On Roman Reigns Being Polarizing, Total Divas

- Below is a new Total Divas bonus clip with the stars comparing themselves to Sex and the City characters. Most of the stars say they would be the Carrie Bradshaw of the show.

Triple H On Steve Austin, How Fans Affect Their Show, Lower Energy Level For Taped SmackDown Shows

Triple H recently spoke with USA Today's "For The Win" blog to promote the WWE RAW 25th Anniversary episode. Below are highlights:

Matt Hardy On The Great War With Bray Wyatt, The Hardys Finding Success, Being A Fan Of Randy Savage

Matt Hardy recently spoke with The Times Record News to promote the weekend WWE live event in Wichita, TX. Below are highlights:

Enzo Amore Rips Announcer (Video), WWE Opposing Trademark Filed By Rapper, Chad Gable On The Usos

- Below is the latest WWE Network Pick of the Week, featuring WWE Cruiserweight Champion Enzo Amore promoting his "Straight To The Source" episode with host Corey Graves. Enzo says Graves is a terrible commentator but they had a decent interview.

Austin Aries Brings 4 Titles To The Ring (Photo), No In-Ring Promos At Impact Tapings, Raven Video

- Below is Pluto TV's latest Impact Rewind of the Week, featuring James Mitchell shaving Raven's head after a Hair vs. Hair match between Raven and Shane Douglas back in September 2003.

Kevin Nash On If Finn Balor Has Star Power, Examining The Roman Reigns - John Cena 'No Mercy' Promo

Kevin Nash was recently a guest on The Ross Report and he talked to Jim Ross about his current viewing habits of WWE programming. He said he prefers to evaluate the shows on his own time because he can focus on the big moments and avoid the filler segments.

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Bruce Prichard Doesn’t Think Undertaker Has Worked His Last Match, Says Taker Feels The Best He Has In Ten Years

Bruce Prichard joined Dave Lagreca and Bully Ray on Busted Open today to promote his upcoming “Something to Wrestle” live podcast in Brooklyn, NY at the Barclays Center after the Brooklyn Nets vs. Miami Heat game on Friday 1/19.

Impact Wrestling Taping Results From 1/11 ** SPOILERS **

Below are results from tonight's Impact Wrestling tapings in Orlando:

Impact Wrestling Signs Brian Cage

Brian Cage made his Impact Wrestling debut at tonight's television tapings in Orlando. He worked two matches, defeating an enhancement talent in each.