via MMANews.com — UFC star and Dancing With The Stars runner-up Paige VanZant turns down WWE.
The 2017 WWE Royal Rumble pay-per-view will be taking place on Sunday, January 22nd at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. L.A. had long been considered the regular setting for SummerSlam until Brooklyn proved to be a major success last year by selling out three straight nights in a row. It was then that […]
It looks like this year’s WWE SummerSlam event will once again be a four-hour spectacular. Ticketmaster is now displaying a 6pm start-time for the event, which is scheduled for August 21, 2016 from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Originally, Ticketmaster had the event listed for a 6:30pm start-time. As noted, WWE has confirmed […]
Apparently Brock Lesnar competing at this year’s WWE SummerSlam pay-per-view event at the Barclays Center in August isn’t a guarantee just yet. According to Laz Benitez of the New York State Athletic Commission, Lesnar will need to be cleared by the commission after his UFC 200 fight with Mark Hunt on July 9th in Las […]
via MMANews.com — Backstage news on WWE possibly using top UFC female fighters at SummerSlam in August.
As noted, SmackDown is scheduled to air live on Tuesday nights starting July 17th, with WWE planning to have another brand split/roster draft. With that said, the official Facebook page for The Mohegan Sun arena in Uncasville, Connecticut is advertising the following for the Tuesday, August 23rd, post-SummerSlam live edition of SmackDown: “The ‘New Era’ […]
– This year’s WWE SummerSlam event is already sold out at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY, and so is RAW the night after. SummerSlam 2016 takes place on August 21st. According to The Wrestling Observer Newsletter, The Barclays Center was set up to accommodate 13,438 fans for last year’s SummerSlam and the following RAW. […]
– The WWE SummerSlam pre-sale is now underway. WWE issued “WWEAPP” as one of the passwords for the Ticketmaster pre-sale. The pre-sale is scheduled to end on Friday night at 10pm EST. The general ticket sale begins on Saturday at 10am EST. WWE SummerSlam 2016 takes place on Sunday, August 21st at the Barclays Center […]
WWE Hall Of Famer Edge (Adam Copeland) recently spoke to WWE.com to promote his role as super villain Atom Smasher on the hit CW series, “The Flash,” which premieres on Tuesday night at 8pm EST. Below are some of the highlights from the interview. On how physical his role on “The Flash” was: “It was […]
Featured below is a video from a WWE SummerSlam signing in New York City where it appears that a handler at the event tries to rush a group of fans through before they get their autographs and photo-opportunity with Roman Reigns. It was at this point that Reigns spoke up and stood up for the […]
Recent rivals, “Arrow” actor Stephen Amell and WWE performer Stardust, who competed against each other in tag-team action at this year’s WWE SummerSlam pay-per-view, joined forces for a good cause on Sunday in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Amell and Stardust teamed up to deliver a check for $297,557 to the Emily’s House charity based. The funds […]
– Kane is now confirmed to be at Monday’s edition of WWE RAW in Baltimore, Maryland. Whether or not he returns on television remains to be seen, however there is talk that WWE has something for him. – “Culture Shock with Corey Graves” returns to the WWE Network on Wednesday at 4pm. The description for […]
– King Barrett will be off of WWE television for a while. Barrett is scheduled to film a new WWE Studios movie called “Eliminators” in the U.K. – WWE has announced a new NXT date for October 2nd in Nashville, Tennessee. – For the replays, and most likely in the DVD of this year’s WWE […]
– Wade Keller joins Steve Austin on the latest edition of his “Steve Austin Show” podcast to review this year’s WWE SummerSlam pay-per-view. You can download the show right now at PodcastOne.com. – Chris Jericho’s latest “Talk Is Jericho” podcast, which is available today, features an interview with The Prime Time Players. You can download […]
WWE legend Mick Foley took to Facebook to post a blog about his “wardrobe malfunction” at WWE SummerSlam last Sunday evening. Foley wrote the following: MICK’S SUMMERSLAM MALFUNCTION Did some of you sense some uneasiness as I fumbled with my mouth, right before speaking at last week’s #SummerSlam? That was me, panicking, realizing that my […]