- Below is the full schedule for Saturday, day 210 of the WWE Network launch:
1:00 am ET - WWE Countdown: 9/16/14. Counting down the top ten moments from the Royal Rumble PPV events.
2:00 am ET - WWE NXT: 9/18/14. The future is here. Witness the entertainers, the leading men and women, the Superstars of tomorrow -- this is NXT!
3:00 am ET - WWE Superstars: 9/18/14. WWE Superstars...
Thanks to Louis "L" Celecz and Big Iz (@BigIzzysWorld) for the following TNA Impact Wrestling spoilers from tonight's tapings in Bethlehem, PA. These should air on November 19th:
* Crazzy Steve defeated Jesse Godderz in a match for Xplosion.
* Taryn Terrell's win over Havok and Gail Kim for the Knockouts Title may air on this episode of the November 12th episode...
- Thanks to Louis "L" Celecz and Big Iz for the following TNA Impact Wrestling spoilers from tonight's tapings in Bethlehem, PA. These should air on November 12th:
* The Wolves defeated The Hardys and Team 3D in a Full Metal Mayhem. This was a brutal match with lots of spots. All teams had to be helped to the back or checked on by trainers.
* Samoa Joe vacates the...
- Adam Rose is featured on Fallout from this week's WWE SmackDown:
- WWE stock was down 1.94% today, closing at $14.69 per share. Today's high was $15.14 and the low was $14.53.
- This year's WWE Night of Champions pay-per-view will be the third straight Night of Champions that Paul Heyman has managed a defending title holder. Heyman is managing WWE World Heavyweight...
- As noted, Samoa Joe had to give up the X Division Title at tonight's TNA Impact Wrestling tapings in Bethlehem due to injuries.
Tigre Uno, DJ Zema Ion, Low Ki and Manik wrestled in a Fatal 4 Way to crown a new champion and Low Ki won.
We will have full spoilers up soon.
Big News on TNA Changes, Must See New KO GIFs, More
Tag Team Champion Jimmy Uso (w/ Jey Uso) vs. Stardust (w/ Goldust)
They lock up, as Uso is backed into the corner. Uso throws some chops, but is cut off, and whipped to the corner. Uso catches himself, connecting with a Clothesline. Stardust gets in the ropes, backing Uso up, but is hit with a kick to the gut. Uso goes for a Samoan Drop, but Stardust reverses it into a Neckbreaker...
- At tonight's Impact Wrestling tapings in Bethlehem, PA, Samoa Joe vacated the X Division championship title because he was not medically cleared to compete.
- James Storm and Abyss defeat the Wolves to become the new TNA Tag Team Champions.
- Also at tonight's taping, Tayrn Terell defeated Havok and Gail Kim in a three way match to become the new TNA Knockouts Champion.
WWE released a cryptic message on Friday on Twitter teasing a 'next generation' for this Monday's Raw, which states, "You've waited long enough... Prepare yourself for the next generation. 9/22/2014." Both Roman Reigns and Cesaro posted messages on Twitter hyping the announcement.
Reigns wrote, "The next generation kicks the door of the @WWEUniverse...
As noted, WWE has released NXT Diva Kendall Skye from her developmental deal. She tweeted the following on why she's leaving:
"I've always been relentlessly driven to make an impact, pursue creativity, have a voice, empower women, encourage everyone to live a full, passionate life. My personal philosophy has enabled me to experience so much - I've traveled the world...
Bray Wyatt is not advertised to compete this Sunday at Night of Champions. If this stands, it would mark the first time since Hell in a Cell that he has not competed on a WWE pay-per-view event.
This may seem like an alarming sign, but it's not -- Wyatt has already feuded with every top babyface in WWE.
CM Punk, Daniel Bryan, Chris Jericho, The Shield and John Cena have all...
As noted, WWE released NXT star Troy McClain from his developmental deal today. McClain tweeted the following:
"Never give up! Failure and rejection are only the first step to succeeding. -Jim Valvano #Itaintovertilitsover"
Big Backstage Updates on Ziggler & Cesaro, Must See Revealing New GIFs, More
WWE's Twitter account posted the following teaser for Monday's RAW in Memphis:
"You've waited long enough... Prepare yourself for the next generation. 9/22/2014"
As noted, a new interview on WWE's website referred to NXT Champion Adrian Neville, Sami Zayn, Hideo Itami, Kevin Steen and Fergal Devitt as the "next generation."
Big Backstage News...
- Bad News Barrett spoke with DNAIndia.com while doing promotional work for WWE this past week. Below are some highlights:
Q: You are currently out with an injury. When can we expect you back in the ring?
A: It will probably happen in two months. I had surgery on my shoulder two months ago, and I should be back in December.
Q: A lot of people think WWE is fake. They think it&...
We noted before that Ric Flair is expected to be released from a hospital in Georgia today. Jim Ross posted the following update on Flair in his latest jrsbarbq.com blog:
"I'm told that Ric Flair is doing well and is upbeat that he will hopefully leave the hospital soon after surgery to address an appendix issue and to repair a hernia."
Main Roster Plans for Hideo...
WWE has reportedly released NXT talents Troy McClain and Kendall Skye from their developmental deals.
There's talk that there may be more releases today.
Backstage News on More Possible WWE Releases....
- Below is a new video with Paul Heyman hyping the WWE 2K15 pre-order for fans in the UK. Fans can use the code PAULSENTME to get £5 off through Game.co.uk.
- The Rock's next book has been pushed back to January 5th, 2015.
- Sin Cara and Justin Gabriel have been feuding on WWE Superstars and finished a Best of 3 Series on this week's episode. Cara won the series 2-1...
- Bad News Barrett is headed back home after wrapping up a WWE promotional tour in India. He tweeted the following this morning:
"That's the @WWEIndia tour completed. Bengaluru and Mumbai, thanks for the hospitality, it's been incredible. See you again in 2015! #BNB"
- WWE listed The Monday Night War, WCW Monday Nitro and NXT Takeover as most-watched WWE Network...
- As note former WWE Superstar Brodus Clay debuted with TNA at Tuesday night's tapings. He aligned with Ethan Carter III after attacking Rockstar Spud.
Clay will be using the name Tyrus in TNA.
It appears his first match will come on the October 15th or October 22nd episode against Shark Boy. Tyrus also interacts with Eric Young and The Hardys over the next several weeks of...
- WWE NXT Diva Dana Brooke made her in-ring debut at last night's NXT live event in Wauchula, Florida. She lost to Sasha Banks. NXT Women's Champion Charlotte tweeted the following after the show:
"Very proud of @DanaBrookeWWE for making her debut tonight in #NXTWauchula #YouCantLiftwithUS"
- As seen on last night's WWE NXT, Hideo Itami made his in-ring debut...
- WWE Hall of Famer Jerry Brisco turns 68 years old today.
- WWE's website has a new poll asking fans who is the better Bella Twins - Nikki Bella or Brie Bella. With over 16,000 votes cast, Brie is winning with 61% of the vote.
- Jim Ross is looking to have the first of his planned two autobiographies finished in the spring of 2015. Ross will be on the FOX college football...
- Kurt Angle has announced a Toughest Man In New York City tournament. The winners of the first series of matches will advance to a 5-man finals match. Names confirmed so far are MVP, Abyss, Magnus, Robbie E and Austin Aries with the other 5 names being announced soon.
- While one fan said there were more like 1,000 fans in attendance for Tuesday night's TNA tapings in Bethlehem...
- Bully Ray cut a dark promo towards the end of last night's TNA tapings and encouraged fans to come out to tonight's tapings to see the big Full Metal Mayhem match with Team 3D, The Hardys and The Wolves.
- TNA will tape two more Impact Wrestling episodes from Bethlehem, PA tonight. We're still waiting on spoilers from Wednesday night's tapings. If you're attending...
- CJ Parker reacts after another loss to Baron Corbin on last night's WWE NXT:
- WWE taped the following matches for tonight's SmackDown;
* Jimmy Uso vs. Stardust
* Sheamus and Dolph Ziggler vs. The Miz and Cesaro
* Adam Rose vs. Heath Slater
* The Wyatt Family vs. Big Show and Los Matadores
* Paige vs. Nikki Bella in a non-title match
* Bo Dallas vs. Jack Swagger...
- Below is the full schedule for Friday, day 209 of the WWE Network launch:
2:00 am ET - WWE Main Event Replay: 9/16/14. Days away from Night of Champions, Seth Rollins takes on Big E.
3:00 am ET - Monday Night War: 9/16/14. A controversial end to Bret Hart's WWE career forever changes the fate of Monday Night Raw and Monday Nitro.
4:00 am ET - Best of SmackDown: 9/20/12....
TNA taped the November 5th episode of Impact Wrestling tonight in Bethlehem, PA. We will have the October 15th and October 22nd tapings from Wednesday night up soon and the October 29th tapings from tonight are already up. Thanks to L for these spoilers, supposed to air on November 5th:
* Brittany and Samuel Shaw came to the ring. Shaw talked about Gunner before making out with...