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– WWE Champion CM Punk announced on Twitter Tuesday that he will be on hand for the December 11, 2012 SmackDown taping taking place in Bridgeport, Connecticut, at Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard. This is the final show before TLC: Tables, Ladders & Chairs.
Punk wrote, “I will however be at the Smackdown in Bridgeport CT on the 11th.I invite all jealous northeastern nobodies with irrational hatred towards me.”
– Here is the following lineup for the December 27th WWE House Show at Madison Square Garden…
* WWE champion CM Punk vs. Ryback in a Steel Cage.
* John Cena vs. Dolph Ziggler with special guest referee The Miz.
* Locally advertised for the show as well are WWE Tag Team champions Kane and Daniel Bryan, R-Truth, Santino Marella, Zack Ryder, Brodus Clay and WWE Divas champ Eve Torres.
– WWE has released an updated version of John Cena’s entrance video to coordinate with his recent change in attire. You can watch it below:
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Embedded below are several highlights from this week’s episode of WWE Main Event.
A special look at John Cena: WWE Main Event
John Cena vs. Damien Sandow
A special look at Damien Sandow
Zack Ryder vs. Antonio Cesaro
Embedded below are several video highlights from the November 26th episode of WWE Raw.
Ryback vs. Titus O’Neil
The Great Khali vs. Alberto Del Rio
Dean Ambrose, Roman Reigns and Seth Rollins exclusive interview
Alicia Fox vs. Tamina
The results of the night’s RAWactive vote are revealed
John Cena and Dolph Ziggler trade heated words
Rey Mysterio vs. Daniel Bryan
- WWE is advertising the following matches for WWE RAW in Philadelphia on December 17th, the night after TLC:
* CM Punk vs. Ryback
* John Cena and Sheamus vs. The Big Show and Dolph Ziggler
- CM Punk tweeted a message on afternoon indicating that he might be injured. Knowing his tweet would get websites like this one buzzing.
"I am getting X-rays. Thought you should know...
John Cena Comments on Kissing AJ, Slater & McIntyre at NXT, Kelly Kelly Note
- 3MB members Heath Slater and Drew McIntyre will be appearing at this Friday’s NXT live event at Largo Minnreg Hall in Largo, Florida.
- Former WWE Diva Kelly Kelly posted a photo the following photo from a recent photoshoot on her Twitter account:
Another pic from new...
- Rosa Mendes followed up her RAW storyline with Alberto Del Rio last night with this tweet:
“Tonight on #Raw #Butterflies #Goosebumps”
- Meanwhile, AJ Lee commented on John Cena after their storyline progressed last night:
“Yeah. @JohnCena can see me.”
- Wrestling stars appearing at the Wizard World Comic-Con in New Orleans this coming weekend include WWE Champion CM Punk...
- WWE taped the following matches last night in Bossier City, Louisiana to air on this Friday’s SmackDown:* Alberto Del Rio vs. John Cena* David Otunga vs. The Great Khali* Kofi Kingston, Kane and Daniel Bryan vs. Wade Barrett, Titus O’Neil and Darren Young* Damien Sandow vs. Tyson Kidd* The Usos vs. Heath Slater and Jinder Mahal* Dolph Ziggler vs. Sheamus
- Jim Ross had props for Wade Barrett after he did commentary during Kofi Kingston’s match on RAW. JR tweeted:
“England’s @WadeBarrett stood out on commentary tonight on #RAW. Stellar..he gets it. Push comfort zone boys aside & go to the top. #WWE”
- We noted before that WWE is building towards a mixed tag match with John Cena and AJ Lee vs. Dolph Ziggler and either Vickie...
I wrote the Raw Deal live on Monday night this week. Enjoy.Live from Lafayette, Louisiana this is the Raw Deal for episode #1018. Follow me on Twitter @johnreport.The voiceover guy told us about what we can expect on Raw tonight. It focused on the Cena/Ziggler rivalry stemming from last week as well as Smackdown when Cena applied the STF to Ziggler. There was also a clip of the end...
- TMZ reports that former WWE Tough Enough winner Maven Huffman recently had his trophy from the show auctioned off on eBay. A wrestling fan won the trophy for $600 after it was put up for auction when it was found in Maven’s unpaid storage unit in Virginia. Maven told TMZ that he’s bummed about the situation but hopes the new owner “cherishes [it] as much as I did.”
- Tonight’s WWE RAW takes place from the Cajundome in Lafayette, Louisiana. Confirmed for tonight is an exclusive interview with Michael Cole speaking to Roman Reigns, Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins. CM Punk vs. Ryback is being advertised locally.
WWE is focusing on the following points for tonight’s show:
* What answers will Cole uncover when he interviews Reigns, Ambrose and...
- TMZ reports that former WWE Tough Enough winner Maven Huffman recently had his trophy from the show auctioned off on eBay. A wrestling fan won the trophy for $600 after it was put up for auction when it was found in Maven’s unpaid storage unit in Virginia. Maven told TMZ that he’s bummed about the situation but hopes the new owner “cherishes [it] as much as I did.”- We...
- WWE has a new poll up asking fans if they believe Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns are really there to stop injustice and right wrongs in WWE. As of this writing, 41% have voted “Yes. I believe they stand for honor.” and 59% have voted “No. They have malevolent intentions.”
- With Ryback vs. CM Punk being a TLC Match and Sheamus vs. Big Show being a Chairs Match...