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- Here's the latest from John Cena on Twitter:
"A little slow out of the blocks today, but still gonna make the most of it. Time to fire up, and find a way to get it done. #evenstronger"
"Had a chance to connect with some old high school friends last night.Amazing how that time, as a teenager, can leave such an impression #tbt"
- Diamond Dallas Page's appearance on ABC's Shark Tank will air this Friday night at 9pm EST. As noted, DDP will be pitching DDP Yoga to the investors.
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WWE Superstar John Cena Hints The Return Of Hulk Hogan To WrestleMania 30, Slams Critics Of Gay Athletes, “That’s Just Downright Ignorance,” And Equates WWE To “Watching A Wonderful Movie Live” On Larry King Now
(Los Angeles, CA) -- John Cena sits down with Larry to talk about his new fitness program '10 Weeks BodyChange,' the return...
- Below are some highlights from Steve Austin’s recent podcast interview with John Cena:
* Cena says he feels great, turns 37 in April and still feels he can keep up with anyone who comes through the doors to wrestle for WWE.
* Cena said he wishes there was more motivational reinforcement from WWE officials. He admitted that WWE officials create a “walking on eggshells environment...
- Here are some recent WWE attendance figures:* February 15th in Phoenix drew 7,000 fans * February 16th in Las Vegas drew 6,000 fans * February 17th for RAW in Denver drew 10,000 fans- WWE was interested in bringing NXT to broadcast TV this past September but apparently there was no interest from networks and now it’s being advertised as a WWE Network exclusive show.- It’s likely...
- WWE posted the following video for Sunday’s WWE Elimination Chamber Kickoff pre-show:
- Diamond Dallas Page’s appearance on ABC’s Shark Tank will air this Friday night at 9pm EST. As noted, DDP will be pitching DDP Yoga to the investors.
- Here’s the latest from John Cena on Twitter:
“A little slow out of the blocks today, but still gonna make the most of it. Time to...
– WWE Studios was profiled in a Variety article that discusses the film division’s turnaround.
– John Cena’s 401st Make-A-Wish grant took place on Monday before Raw in Denver.
– WWE’s stock closed at .74, up 7.57% from the $23.00 that it opened at this morning. It peaked at $24.96, which is a fourteen-year high for the company.
Obviously, this is a solid vote of confidence...
- Jim Ross noted on Twitter that 2014 Hall of Famer Lita will be a guest on The Ross Report in the next few weeks. Ross also teased an interview with Scott Hall after WrestleMania XXX.
- John Cena granted his 401st Make-A-Wish wish at Monday's RAW in Denver. WWE's Community website has photos of Cena meeting 5 year old Amir at this link.
- Courtesy of WrestlingDVDNews.com...
WWE will be presenting the 2014 Elimination Chamber PPV this Sunday, February 23rd from the Target Center in Minneapolis, MN. This year's event looks to be a a very good PPV. There are two EC matches. One is for the WWE Unified Championship, held by Randy Orton.
- WWE posted Tout video of Sin Cara warming up backstage at last night’s RAW:
- The WWE Network received a big endorsement last night as Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III tweeted the following:
“Big @WWE fan growing up. Looking forward to checking out @WWENetwork when it launches on Feb 24! #WWENetwork”
- John Cena won the Rumble Royalty award at the Cartoon...
- WWE was interested in bringing NXT to broadcast TV this past September but apparently there was no interest from networks and now it's being advertised as a WWE Network exclusive show.
- It's likely that The Wyatt Family will end up costing John Cena the Elimination Chamber match in some fashion, to set up the planned Cena vs. Bray Wyatt match at WrestleMania XXX.
The WWE Network debuts next Monday starting at 9 a.m. ET. WWE has released the complete lineup of programming that will debut on the network.
WWE Network, the first-ever 24/7 streaming network, has unveiled its programming lineup, which is highlighted by WrestleMania 30 on Sunday, April 6 at 7:00 p.m. ET live from the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.
In addition, for the first...
- More DISH Network customers are reporting that they have called customer service about the WWE Elimination Chamber pay-per-view and were told that they cannot order it. One customer was offered the next UFC pay-per-view and others have been told they can order TNA Lockdown.
- WWE did another pre-show and post-show trial run at last night’s RAW in Denver. This time they had the...
- Courtesy of WrestlingDVDNews.com, below are Blu-ray exclusives for WWE’s new set on The Ultimate Warrior that comes out on April 1st:* Dingo Warrior vs. Matt Bourne, WCCW – 10/24/1986 * Ultimate Warrior & British Bulldogs vs. Mr. Fuji & Demolition, Maple Leaf Gardens – 7/24/1988 * IC Title Match: Ultimate Warrior vs. Dino Bravo, The Main Event – 2/23/1990 * WrestleMania...
- Courtesy of WrestlingDVDNews.com, below are Blu-ray exclusives for WWE’s new set on The Ultimate Warrior that comes out on April 1st:
* Dingo Warrior vs. Matt Bourne, WCCW – 10/24/1986
* Ultimate Warrior & British Bulldogs vs. Mr. Fuji & Demolition, Maple Leaf Gardens – 7/24/1988
* IC Title Match: Ultimate Warrior vs. Dino Bravo, The Main Event – 2/23/1990
As we stated earlier the WWE held their fourth quarter conference call today. The company during the call released their quarter numbers and revenues for pay-per-view.
-October’s Battleground drew 114,000 buys.
-October’s Hell in a Cell drew 228,000 buys compared to the 199,000 buys in 2012, 182,000 buys in 2011, 210,000 buys in 2010, and 283,000 buys for the same event in 2009...
– Here are the matches and segments that were cut from this week’s WWE RAW on Hulu Plus:
* The backstage interview with Renee Young & Mark Henry.
* The backstage segment with Cody Rhodes & Goldust.
* The backstage interview with Renee Young & John Cena.
* The backstage interview with Renee Young & Titus O’Neil.
* The backstage interview between Byron Saxton...