Posts tagged with "SummerSlam"

Locker Room Reaction To Jericho/Lesnar Brawl At SummerSlam

Posted by Matt Boone August 25, 2016 1 Comment

Find out what the WWE locker room thought of the wild Jericho-Lesnar brawl at SummerSlam.

Universal Title Initially Set For SD!, Balor’s Original SummerSlam Plans

Posted by Matt Boone August 25, 2016 1 Comment

WWE’s original plans for first Universal Champ and Finn Balor’s PPV debut.

WWE Cancels Planned Match Between Baron Corbin & Kalisto At SummerSlam

Posted by Matt Boone August 25, 2016 1 Comment

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 […]

Update On Finish To Lesnar vs. Orton: What WWE Wanted

Posted by Matt Boone August 25, 2016 2 Comments

Find out what WWE wanted and what they got in the finish to Lesnar vs. Orton this past Sunday.

SmackDown Live Viewership Rises For Post-SummerSlam Episode

Posted by Matt Boone August 24, 2016 0 Comment

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 […]

WWE RAW Viewership Rises For This Week’s Post-PPV Show In Brooklyn

Posted by Matt Boone August 24, 2016 0 Comment

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 […]

Jim Ross On WWE Universal Title: “The Belt Turned Heel Before Our Very Eyes”

Posted by Matt Boone August 22, 2016 0 Comment

.@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 […]

WWE Hall Of Famer Addresses Speculation That Randy Orton Bladed At SummerSlam

Posted by Matt Boone August 22, 2016 0 Comment

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,” […]

WWE SummerSlam 2016 Results & Discussion

Posted by Eric Lynch August 22, 2016 13 Comments

Detailed results of the 2016 WWE SummerSlam PPV from Brooklyn, New York.

Nikki Bella Post-SummerSlam Interview (Video), Total Bellas Debuts Oct. 5th

Posted by Matt Boone August 22, 2016 5 Comments

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, […]

Videos: Jon Stewart Interacts With Stephanie, Joins The New Day At SummerSlam

Posted by Matt Boone August 22, 2016 0 Comment

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 […]

Finn Balor Becomes First Ever WWE Universal Champion At SummerSlam

Posted by Matt Boone August 22, 2016 0 Comment

.@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 […]

Video: Nikki Bella Makes Surprise Return At SummerSlam, Replaces Eva Marie

Posted by Matt Boone August 22, 2016 0 Comment

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 […]

WWE SummerSlam Attendance, Triple H Touts Success Of NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn II

Posted by Matt Boone August 22, 2016 0 Comment

– WWE announced 15,974 fans were in attendance at this year’s SummerSlam pay-per-view, which took place at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York on Sunday evening. SummerSlam marked the second of three straight events that WWE booked at the Barclays Center, as NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn II from Saturday night and Monday’s post-SummerSlam episode of […]

Videos: Sasha Banks Helped Backstage, Charlotte Seems Down After Winning Title

Posted by Matt Boone August 22, 2016 6 Comments

Sasha Banks getting helped backstage #WWESummerSlam pic.twitter.com/wmlD8gAT8L — LEE (@TheQueenHEEL) August 21, 2016 Following her stunning loss to Charlotte at SummerSlam on Sunday night, Sasha Banks not only lost her Women’s Championship, but news quickly spread after the match that WWE had removed “The Boss” from many of her advertised matches at upcoming RAW brand […]