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AJ Lee Compares Her Feud With Paige To Batman and The Joker

In a recent interview with comicbook.com, AJ Lee spoke about the evolution of her character in WWE and below are some highlights: Comparing her feud with Paige to Batman vs. Joker: “I think its really interesting because we go back and forth on who is Batman and who is Joker. After WrestleMania you had Paige, the hero in all black leather, stopping maniacal AJ, which was perfect...
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The Rock On Being Accused Of Steroid Use, One Last WWE Run, Working With His Ex-Wife

Source: Fortune Fortune.com published an in-depth profile on Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson today touching on all aspects of his career as well his personal life. Highlights from the article are as follows: Returning to WWE to prove he could boost WWE's business and win back fans who felt he abandoned them for Hollywood: "We set pay-per-view buy-rate records...
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Backstage News On Cesaro Being Punished By WWE For Criticizing Cena-Orton Matches

In an interview with the Liverpool Echo last week, Cesaro relayed what many WWE fans have been thinking for years, saying: “It is a new era of guys. It’s a new generation, and it’s a lot of fun to watch that because there are fresh match-ups. I mean, I’m sick of seeing John Cena against Randy Orton for the 500th time. It’s great that we have some new, young guys that...
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Former WWE Diva Returning To The Company?

Last week, WWE filed for a new trademark for "Eve Torres", leading to speculation the former WWE Diva is returning to the company in some capacity. The trademark is identified as below... Entertainment services, namely wrestling exhibitions and performances by professional wrestlers and entertainers rendered live and through broadcast media including television and radio...
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Alberto Del Rio Says WWE Higher-Ups Were Making Racist Jokes, Talks WWE Release, More

- Former WWE Superstar Alberto Del Rio did an interview with Fighting Spirit Magazine that comes out this week and talked about his departure from the company. Del Rio said there were constant racist jokes in WWE while he was there and he never liked them but never said anything because usually the jokes were made by important people. Del Rio said the jokes were made about Latin...
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Possible Tag Team Title Match at Survivor Series, RAW Edits, Kevin Nash In Movie, Big Show

- Big Show will be appearing at the Houston AutoRama at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, TX on November 29th from 1pm until 3pm. Visit autorama.com/attend/houston/ for more information. - Kevin Nash has a small role in the new Keanu Reeves movie John Wick. Nash plays a Russian bouncer. The movie was #2 at the box office last weekend. - There were lots of late...
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Brothers of Destruction on WWE Network, More News from Recent Daniel Bryan Appearance

- Below is the new video with Vince McMahon hyping WWE Network: - WWE Network will air a 30 minute preview of the new Brothers of Destruction DVD on Kane and The Undertaker. The description reads like this: "An exclusive First Look at WWE Home Video's latest blockbuster release, The Brothers of Destruction!" - MercuryNews.com and SFWeekly.com both have...
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Inspiration for Bray Wyatt’s WWE Hell In a Cell Return, WWE Hall of Famer Turns 41, Summer

- Summer Rae will be appearing at Wolf's 111 in Colonie, New York on Tuesday, November 4th at 12pm. Summer will be hosting a photo op on behalf of Mike's Harder Iced Tea for the first 200 fans. - WWE Hall of Famer Edge turns 41 years old today while former WWE star Alex "The Pug" Porteau turns 45. - We noted before that the words being chanted by Bray Wyatt...
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Battle Royal and More on Tonight’s WWE NXT, Kane Grants a Wish, The Bella Twins Together

- WWE taped the following matches for tonight's NXT: * Tag team battle royal to crown new #1 contenders * Carmella vs. Emma * Bull Dempsey vs. Justin Gabriel * Baron Corbin vs. Tony Briggs in his TV debut * Sami Zayn vs. Titus O'Neil - The Bella Twins will be appearing at the Cobblestone Bar & Grille in Buffalo, New York on Monday, November 3rd at 12pm. The...
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WWE Touts New WWE Network Pricing and Features

- WWE issued the following this morning: #FREEFREEFREE STAMFORD, Conn., Oct 30, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Much like other subscription businesses including Netflix and Hulu Plus, WWE® will be offering: November For Free: New subscribers will receive WWE Network free of charge for the entire month of November – including Survivor Series on Sunday, November 23. New Simplified...
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WWE Announces Third Quarter Financial Results, Vince McMahon Comments

- WWE issued the following: WWE® Reports 2014 Third Quarter Results STAMFORD, Conn., Oct 30, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- WWE today announced financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2014. For the quarter, the Company reported a Net loss of $5.9 million, or $0.08 per share, compared to Net income of $2.4 million, or $0.03 per share, in the third quarter last...
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Updated WWE Network Subscriber Count Revealed, New Subscription Model, More

- WWE announced today that the WWE Network currently has 731,000 subscribers. This is an addition of just 31,000 subscribers from the third quarter. WWE noted that they have added 30,000 international subscribers since opening in those countries this summer. WWE commented in their release, "Subscriber growth reflected the acquisition of 286,000 subscribers, which was 71...
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New TNA World Heavyweight Champion Crowned, Dixie Carter Comments

- Bobby Roode defeated Bobby Lashley on last night's taped episode of Impact Wrestling to become the new TNA World Heavyweight Champion. This is Roode's second reign with the World Heavyweight Title. No word yet on when Roode's first defense will be. TNA President Dixie Carter tweeted about the match: WOW!!! That match was unbelievable and I congratulate @REALBobbyRoode...
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Possible Returns on Monday’s RAW, WWE Superstar Appearing on TV Show, WWE Fast Lane

- Variety reports The Miz will guest star on season two of USA Network's Sirens. He will appear in episode 209 as Lance, an obsessive gym-goer who catches the attention of Johnny and Hank when they get a call to Chicago's fanciest gym. - As noted, WWE is reportedly dropping the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view in February and replacing it with an event called Fast Lane...
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TNA Impact Wrestling Report – 10/29/14

We start off looking at both Roode and Lashley arriving at the building this afternoon (well, the afternoon four or five weeks ago, anyway) and then go to a video package building up what a huge match this is for Roode. Tag Team Contenders Tournament Semifinals: Samoa Joe & Low Ki vs MVP & Kenny King King and Low Ki start off as Tenay makes an interesting comparison that...
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Top WWE Superstar Missing Monday’s RAW?, New WWE Trademark, WWE & Susan G. Komen

- WWE posted the following video on their campaign with Susan G. Komen this year: - WWE recently applied to trademark the name "The New Day" for what they said is a wrestling program title. It's possible this is for a WWE Studios movie. - John Cena has been pulled from local advertising and the WWE.com listing for Monday's RAW in Buffalo, New York. The...
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Possible WWE Name for Kevin Steen Revealed

- WWE applied for a trademark on the name "Kevin Owens" as a character name for a professional wrestler on October 24th. Word is that this will be Kevin Steen's new name in WWE. The name Owens may come from the name of Steen's son, who was named after Owen Hart. Source: PWInsiderThe post Possible WWE Name for Kevin Steen Revealed appeared first on Wrestling-Edge.
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Backstage News on Plans for Cena vs. Lesnar Match, Roman Reigns and the WWE World Title

- As of this week, the plan was still for John Cena to get his shot against WWE World Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar at the 2015 Royal Rumble. There had been some speculation that the title shot may happen at TLC and plans could still change. While Lesnar is scheduled to defend against Cena at the Rumble, he is expected to retain the title as WWE is still planning on having...
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19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Interesting Stat on Rollins vs. Ambrose, News on Bray Wyatt’s Surprise Return, HIAC Issues

- There were timing issues with the Hell In a Cell pay-per-view on Sunday. As noted, there was a post-show scheduled that never happened. The show was scheduled to go off the air at 11:45pm EST but they went about ten minutes long. - The words that played when Bray Wyatt made the surprise return at the end of the Seth Rollins vs. Dean Ambrose Hell In a Cell match was actually...
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20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Possible Title Matches for Survivor Series, NXT Wrestlers Get Upset at Fans, WWE Attendance

- Below are recent WWE attendance figures: * October 23rd in Winter Park, FL for NXT TV tapings drew a sellout of 400 fans * October 24th in Jacksonville, FL for NXT drew 150 fans * October 26th in Dallas for Hell In a Cell drew a sellout of 12,100 paid and more than 13,000 total * October 27th in San Antonio for RAW drew 9,100 fans * October 28th in Houston for SmackDown...
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Backstage Update on a WWE Return for Daniel Bryan, Reason for Big Show “Yes!” Segment

- As noted, before Tuesday's WWE SmackDown tapings in Houston, Big Show had fans start a "yes!" chant for a video that would be sent to Daniel Bryan. Show told the fans that Bryan likely needed another surgery. This segment was not taped to air on SmackDown so it appears the video was done just to cheer Bryan up. It's always possible they air it at a later date...
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Randy Orton Expected to Miss WWE Events, Update on WWE’s Kyle Edwards, Roman Reigns

- For what it's worth, Roman Reigns had been advertised for the November 24th RAW in Indianapolis but has since been pulled. As noted, Reigns is still being advertised for live events in late December and should be back for those shows. - New WWE announcer Kyle Edwards (Arda Ocal) is now working WWE Experience, one of WWE's international recap shows. The show was previously...
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Backstage News on Why WWE Signed New Talents, News on WWE Scouting Indie Wrestlers

- The feeling in WWE developmental is that they have all the indie wrestlers they want for now but they may pick up a few more over the next six months. Indie wrestlers is not primarily what they're looking to sign right now but they are open to certain talents. We noted that Uhaa Nation was the star of the recent tryouts at the Performance Center. - Regarding the recent new...
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WWE Hall of Famer Lands 100th Magazine Cover, Edge Praises DDP Yoga, WWE Stock

- Diamond Dallas Page posted the following video of WWE Hall of Famer Edge talking about how DDP Yoga has helped him: - WWE stock was down 3.42% today, closing at $13.27 per share. Today's high was $13.88 and the low was $13.11. - WWE Hall of Famer Trish Stratus recently landed her 100th magazine cover. Trish appears on the next issue of Beckett Sports Card Monthly...
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More Details on Billy Jack Haynes’ Lawsuit Against WWE, How Much Money He’s Seeking

- We noted before that former WWE star Billy Jack Haynes filed a 42-page lawsuit against WWE in federal court for "egregious mistreatment of its wrestlers for its own benefit, as well as its concealment and denial of medical research and evidence concerning traumatic brain injuries suffered by WWE wrestlers." TMZ has picked up on the lawsuit and note that Haynes is seeking...
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