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- As noted, Ric Flair is back to taking bookings for appearances after taking time away to deal with personal issues. He is now based out of Tampa, Florida and living with former WCW star Joe Gomez.
- The pre-sale for WWE's January 31st return to Miami, Florida is ongoing and the password is WWELIVE.
- Friday's episode of WWE SmackDown did 2,681,000 viewers, up just a bit from the previous week's 2,640,000 viewers.
- Shawn Michaels and Vince McMahon visited the WWE Performance Center in Orlando today for a tour. They did not interact with or speak to the developmental talents.
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- The pre-sale for WWE’s January 31st return to Miami, Florida is ongoing and the password is WWELIVE.
- Friday’s episode of WWE SmackDown did 2,681,000 viewers, up just a bit from the previous week’s 2,640,000 viewers.
- As noted, Ric Flair is back to taking bookings for appearances after taking time away to deal with personal issues. He is now based out of Tampa, Florida...
– Shawn Michaels is scripted into tonight’s episode of Monday Night RAW.
– Following last night’s WWE Hell in a Cell PPV, Shawn Michaels had some fun with angry fans on Twitter. Here are some posts…
@MaryLLawhorn. How about Bruce Dern? You know, when he shot John Wayne in the movie “The Cowboys.” Just a thought:-)
— Shawn Michaels (@ShawnMichaels) October 28, 2013...
The St. Louis Rams gave the Seattle Seahawks more than they expected on Monday night. In the third quarter of the game Chris Long sacked Russell Wilson and pulled out the ole’ Ric Flair strut to celebrate.
All that was missing was the wooooooooo! at the end.
The fans around the world thought Hell In A Cell would be the pay-per-view that Daniel Bryan would win the WWE championship. Unfortunately for the WWE Universe, it wasn’t meant to be.
Randy Orton defeated Daniel Bryan inside the Hell In A Cell to regain the WWE title after special guest referee Shawn Michaels supekicked Bryan. Then Orton pinned Bryan for the fall.
Bryan and Orton...
- Shawn Michaels has been re-tweeting comments from fans on Twitter and fielding hateful tweets after turning on Daniel Bryan at the Hell In a Cell pay-per-view. He tweeted:
"I'm gonna go out on a limb & say this whole "having fun on twitter" is probably gonna be over for a while. #thatsortablows #iunderstand"
- In case you missed it, Rey Mysterio worked...
- Here’s a special Happy Halloween message from WWE Studios:
- Shawn Michaels has been confirmed to appear on tonight’s RAW.
- As noted, Vickie Guerrero’s first day of college is today. She’s studying for a degree in medical administration. She revealed she will be taking online classes through Herzing University. She tweeted:
“Ready to persevere and dedicate myself to...
- WWE did was is being described as a “reset” on the storylines with Monday’s RAW. Vince McMahon was making changes and scripts were being re-written as late as 3-4pm on Monday afternoon. As noted, original plans had Vince McMahon returning to get involved with Big Sow but as they were re-writing the scripts on Monday, Vince was written out.
- Word coming out of RAW is that...
- Kane tweeted Stephanie McMahon after tonight's RAW:
"It's what's best for business, @StephMcMahon. #RAW"
- Shawn Michaels received a lot of boos from the crowd at RAW last night when referees helped him to the back after the Yes Lock from Daniel Bryan.
- Big E Langston tweeted about failing to capture gold with two title shots after last night's DQ...
WWE Hell in a Cell 2013 was the first WWE pay-per-view I ordered since WWE Extreme Rules 2013 because the storylines the WWE writers have been writing hasn’t caught my eye but with the Randy Orton-Daniel Bryan-Triple H-WWE Championship picture caught my interest to order this show over my co-workers Xbox.
Yes, welcome to the WWE – the company that has just as many woes as TNA and at times, looks like is struggling as much as WCW did.
- Jake "The Snake" Roberts continues to campaign for a spot in the 2014 Royal Rumble. He had words for Randy Orton after last night's WWE Hell In a Cell:
"So it is @RandyOrton. The real Snake vs. the imitator. #BestForBusiness #HellInACell #JakeSnakeForRumble"
- WWE is teasing that Shawn Michaels will be appearing on tonight's RAW.
- John Cena says...
– Friday’s episode of WWE SmackDown drew 2.68 million viewers and a 1.94 rating, up 2% and 6% respectively from last week’s 2.64 million and 1.83. The show drew a 0.8 rating in the 18 – 49 demographic, up a tick from last week’s 0.7.
– Both Vince McMahon and WWE Hall Of Famer Shawn Michaels visited the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida on Monday. According to...
- WWE is teasing that Shawn Michaels will be appearing on tonight’s RAW.
- Jake “The Snake” Roberts continues to campaign for a spot in the 2014 Royal Rumble. He had words for Randy Orton after last night’s WWE Hell In a Cell:
“So it is @RandyOrton. The real Snake vs. the imitator. #BestForBusiness #HellInACell #JakeSnakeForRumble”
- John Cena says he has big plans for...
- In case you missed it, Rey Mysterio worked the Spanish version of the WWE Hell In a Cell pre-show and did Spanish commentary through the pay-per-view. Last night was the first time WWE did a Spanish version of the pre-show.- Chris Jericho will be appearing on next Sunday night’s Talking Dead on AMC. This is the Walking Dead post-show that CM Punk has appeared on before.- Shawn...
Sorry, wrong person. Tonight, on the With Leather WWE Raw open discussion thread:
Why, HBK, why?
I don’t know, WWE.com, have you ever watched wrestling?
That’s the question heading into tonight’s Raw after Shawn Michaels delivered Sweet Chin Music to Daniel Bryan and allowed Randy Orton to claim the abeyant WWE Championship for himself. But is it a simple answer? The Showstopper’s...