The combination of the Labor Day holiday, a highly viewed college football game as direct competition and what was considered a lackluster show — certainly in comparison to the last few weeks — resulted in RAW dropping in viewership for the first time in a couple of weeks. The Monday, September 5th edition of RAW […]
The Tuesday, August 30, 2016 edition of WWE SmackDown Live in Dallas, Texas drew 2,835,000 viewers, according to ShowbuzzDaily.com. The show saw a slight increase from last week’s show, which drew 2,714,000 viewers, following the recent RAW viewership pattern of drawing slightly better than their post-PPV episodes last week. WWE SmackDown Live was the most […]
Find out what the WWE locker room thought of the wild Jericho-Lesnar brawl at SummerSlam.
WWE’s original plans for first Universal Champ and Finn Balor’s PPV debut.
WWE originally had a singles match between Baron Corbin and Kalisto in mind for their SummerSlam pay-per-view, which took place this past Sunday at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Because the company ended up with more than a dozen matches booked for one of the early drafts of the show, they went with […]
Find out what WWE wanted and what they got in the finish to Lesnar vs. Orton this past Sunday.
The Tuesday, August 23rd edition of SmackDown Live, much like Monday’s RAW, received a solid boost in viewership for their post-SummerSlam episode. Tuesday’s show averaged 2.714 million viewers, up from last week’s “go-home” show, which drew 2.471 million viewers. This week’s SmackDown Live featured the introduction of the new Women’s and Tag-Team titles and began […]
The Monday, August 22nd, post-SummerSlam edition of RAW drew 3.315 million viewers, up from last week’s PPV “go-home” show, which delivered 2.915 million viewers on average. This week’s show, which emanated from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York (the company’s third night in a row in the venue), featured Finn Balor relinquishing the WWE […]
.@StephMcMahon and @RealMickFoley unveil the new @WWE Universal Championship at #SummerSlam! https://t.co/30uRrirZgg — WWE (@WWE) August 22, 2016 Jim Ross posted a new blog on his official website on Monday with his WWE SummerSlam review and noted that the matches he was looking forward to the most delivered. “As far as SummerSlam is concerned, the […]
Following the conclusion of this year’s WWE SummerSlam pay-per-view, one of the hot topics making the rounds was the finish to the main event between Randy Orton and Brock Lesnar. The “15 Years in the Making” match ended via TKO when an elbow from Lesnar opened up a huge gash on forehead of “The Viper,” […]
Detailed results of the 2016 WWE SummerSlam PPV from Brooklyn, New York.
As noted, Nikki Bella made her WWE return at SummerSlam on Sunday night, replacing the suspended Eva Marie in the six-woman tag-team match, which she helped her team win. After the match, WWE.com caught up with the former longest reigning WWE Divas Champion in history and the star of the new Total Divas spinoff show, […]
The former host of “The Daily Show” on Comedy Central, Jon Stewart, had quite the busy night at WWE SummerSlam on Sunday night. As advertised, longtime WWE fan Jon Stewart made an appearance at the company’s big annual summer event, which went down at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York this year, and once […]
.@StephMcMahon and @RealMickFoley unveil the new @WWE Universal Championship at #SummerSlam! https://t.co/30uRrirZgg — WWE (@WWE) August 22, 2016 At the WWE SummerSlam pay-per-view in Brooklyn, New York on Sunday night, the first-ever WWE Universal Chanmpion was crowned, as “The Demon King” Finn Balor defeated “The Architect” Seth Rollins to capture the vacant title. Featured above […]
As we reported on Sunday morning, the belief was that Nikki Bella would end up making her return as the replacement for Eva Marie in the six-woman tag-team match at SummerSlam, and that’s exactly what happened. Bella flew to New York from Chicago after making a Wizard World appearance in “The Windy City” on Saturday […]