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- According to our correspondent, there was a situation at last night's WWE tapings in Bossier City, Louisiana where the lights went out and the fire alarm went off in between Main Event and Saturday Morning Slam tapings. Apparently Kane's pyro on Saturday Morning Slam was the cause. Ricardo Rodriguez tweeted:
"So power goes out in entire arena and our amazing crew got everything sorted out ASAP! Show Must Go On. P.S. Kane's pyro > #NoWarning"
- As noted earlier, John Cena will be on this Friday's episode of SmackDown. Alberto Del Rio issued the following warning via Twitter:
"@JohnCena , you come to Smackdown, which is MY House! Now you will have to deal with the NEW Apex Predator of the WWE, Alberto Del Rio"
- Jim Ross says he will be appearing on an upcoming episode of Shawn Michaels' hunting show and Shawn may be appearing at a future NXT TV taping. JR tweeted:
"Nice talking to @ShawnMichaels today via phone. I'm going to ...
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-- John Cena posted the following "apology" on Twitter after he kissed AJ Lee following his win over Dolph Ziggler on Raw:
Many mixed opinions of a kiss last night. My apologies, my emotions got the best of me and 1moment overshadowed a gr8 match. Never again
@WWE my focus is where it should be @HEELZiggler and then the WWE championship. I will do my best to keep...
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
- 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...
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...
Now that CM Punk’s reign as WWE Champion has reached the one-year milestone, surpassing even Hulk Hogan’s legendary run, it’s time for WWE to figure out exactly how the dynasty will crumble.
The timing and circumstances of Punk’s inevitable downfall are of tremendous importance for the WWE, and the ripple effects will shape the foreseeable future of the company.
So when should...
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...
-- WWE will hold a SmackDown live event in Louisville, Kentucky, at KFC Yum! Center on Friday, February 10th, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. Tickets go on sale Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 10:00 a.m.
-- The first downloadable characters for the WWE '13 videogame will be released on December 4th.
-- John Cena and Sheamus vs. The Big Show and Dolph Ziggler, as well as CM Punk vs. Ryback...
- 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.”
- 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...
- Here’s a list of which RAW segments were cut from the Hulu Plus version of the show, courtesy of Kaleb Perkins:
* Backstage segment with Rosa Mendes/Alberto Del Rio/Hornswoggle/The Great Khali.
* Alberto Del Rio vs. The Great Khali.
* Backstage segment with Vickie Guerrero/Paul Heyman/CM Punk.
* Alicia Fox vs. Tamina Snuka.
* Tensai vs. Kofi Kingston.
* Backstage segment with...
- 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...