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– As noted earlier here on the website, John Cena, Randy Orton and Sheamus are all confirmed as entrants into the WWE Royal Rumble match.
– As noted Friday here on the webste, Tommy Dreamer was at WWE Headquarters in Stamford, CT on Thursday. At this time, there are no details as to why Dreamer was there but it comes shortly after his recent appearance on RAW.
– According to ComicBookMovie.com, former WWE Star Dave Bautista, Isaiah Mustafa (the Old Spice guy) and Brian Patrick Wade (The Guardian) are all in negotiations with Marvel for the role of Drax The Destroyer in Guardians of the Galaxy. While the backstory for the character will be updated, here is the general information on the character… ‘Drax The Destroyer’ was an average human male named Arthur Douglas, whose family was murdered by the Mad Titan, Thanos. A being by the name of Kronos took the soul of Arthur Douglas and placed it in a far superior body to challenge Thanos.
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- WWE and Post Cereals are expanding their marketing agreement by featuring a cartoon version of John Cena on boxes of Fruity Pebbles. The limited-edition promotion will temporarily boot “Pebbles” frontman Fred Flintstone from the cereal box covers according to a report by AdAge.com. Here is a photo of the new box cover.
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- The Rock shared this photo and caption from the recent press tour.
We grind 24/7 – but always have fun. Enjoyed my time w the press today discussing @TheHeroTNT #LoveWhatIDo
- Netflix has recently added CM Punk: Best in the World documentary.
- Legendary starring John Cena is now airing on Showtime and its affiliated channels. It will air on Showtime this Sunday morning at 9AM ET.
The 2013 WWE Elimination Chamber PPV poster features The Rock, John Cena, CM Punk, Ryback, Big Show and Sheamus, teasing that all six would be involved in a major way at the last PPV prior to Wrestlemania 29. If Rock works inside the Chamber, that would be the first time he's ever done that match. Check out the poster below.
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WWE has released the official poster for the 2013 WWE Elimination Chamber PPV. The poster features The Rock, John Cena, CM Punk, Ryback, Big Show and Sheamus. If you’re interested, you can click here to view the poster.
It should be noted that The Rock is being locally advertised for the event. If Rock works the Elimination Chamber match, it will be the first time he has worked the event.
- Sheamus commented on tonight’s Raw, writing on Twitter, “#Raw is in me home away from home in Tampa Fl tonight. Its gonna be a #greatone. I can’t wait to deliver me first #Brogue O’ the year!”
- The Brooklyn Brawler commented on being backstage at tonight’s Raw on Twitter, writing, “It’s great being backstage at #RAW. The atmosphere is electrifying. #FINALLY”...
On this week’s WWE SmackDown Randy Orton returned to stake his claim in the Royal Rumble, but Sheamus has his own plans to win the event. Also Wade Barrett silenced the critics by definitively beating Kofi Kingston with the IC title on the line.
- Randy Orton returned and Booker T announced a main event tag match.
- The Miz def. Heath Slater.
- The Great Khali &...
Randy Orton opens Smackdown and says he wants to be World Heavyweight Champion, and he says Smackdown was his show a long time ago. He announces his entry into the 2013 Royal Rumble. Sheamus’ music hits and down he comes to the ring. He also declares that he will enter the Royal Rumble match, and he thanks Orton for helping with the Shield on Raw. Orton says he wasn’t helping...
Welcome to the first WWE Friday Night SmackDown! of 2013. We’re in Richmond, VA, and the show is opening with the returning Randy Orton. I had forgotten he was even gone.R
Embedded below are several video highlights from the January 4th, 2013 episode of WWE SmackDown.
The Miz vs. Heath Slater
The Great Khali, Hornswoggle & Natalya vs. Primo, Epico & Rosa Mendes
Kofi Kingston vs. Wade Barrett: Intercontinental Championship Rematch
Layla vs. Tamina
Sheamus & Randy Orton vs. Big Show & Antonio Cesaro
The Bella Twins Looks Way...