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We are in Minneapolis, Minnesota and your announcers are John ‘Welcome to Hennig Country’ Layfield and Michael ‘Why are people calling me Greg Gagne’ Cole.We begin with Triple H in the ring along with Brad Maddox and Vickie Guerrero, and all of the wrestlers on the stage . . . well most of them. It is time for the Town Meeting.Triple H welcomes everyone and he tells everyone that as of Monday night, Cody Rhodes is no longer a WWE Superstar. Hunter says Cody was fired for ‘just cause’. He was insubordinate and disrespectful to the position of COO of the WWE. The COO of the WWE represents the WWE.In essence, as the COO, he is the WWE. Cody Rhodes was disrespectful and insubordinate to each and every one of the people. Hunter says that is something he will not stand for. Hunter says that he gave Cody the right to fight for his job. Cody failed. Hunter says that he did not fire Cody Rhodes. Cody Rhodes fired Cody Rhodes.Hunter says that it pains him because he is friends with Cody Rhode...
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Brad Maddox announced that Goldust will wrestle Randy Orton on Monday’s episode of Raw, and if Goldust wins, Cody Rhodes will get his job back with the company. Here is the announcement posted on Twitter:
“Since @DUSTIN_RHODES1 has asked how he can help his brother. I’ve confirmed w/ @TripleH to allow him to compete against @RandyOrton on #RAW. If @DUSTIN_RHODES1 wins and ...
- ECW Original Raven turns 49 years old today.
- Randy Orton tweeted about his match against Goldust on Monday’s RAW:
“Cody’s big brother wants to come to the rescue, but after I beat @Dustin_rhodes1 aka Goldust on #Raw I’ll have Shattered any and all Dreams”
- Tyson Kidd wrestled his second match since January at last night’s WWE live event in East Rutherford, New Jersey...
Here are some WWE (or former WWE) talent reacting to the news of Goldust appearing on RAW this Monday. Goldust is said to be appearing in order to face Randy Orton with Cody Rhodes’ career on the line:
I can’t wait 2 witness that grizzled vet @dustin_rhodes1 show up at #Raw & let loose on @randyorton! #knowyourworth
— nodaysoff DYoung (@DarrenYoungWWE) September 8, 2013...
WWE Friday Night Smackdown tapings took place on Tuesday in Minneapolis, Minnesota. We released the full spoilers on Wednesday. If you didn’t see the spoilers, here is what took place on the show that airs tonight on the SyFy channel starting at 8 p.m. ET.
- Triple H town meeting
- Randy Orton vs. Rob Van Dam in a non-title match
- Dolph Ziggler vs. Ryback
- Curtis Axel vs. Kofi...
Cody Rhodes is “fired”, and the Impact of the week comes from none other than Sami Zayn versus a Real American.Was Daniel Bryan the hero of the week yet again? Was AJ Lee the most villainous? What was your Impact of the week?Views expressed are my own. Track from the High Hats.Download this podcast to go from iTunes here just make sure to come back here to comment!Watch my latest...
- It’s said within WWE that Dolph Ziggler is being punished for something he said in an interview during SummerSlam week. No word yet on what Ziggler said that has WWE officials upset but it’s said he’s paying the price for saying the wrong thing.
- Within WWE, people are denying that Randy Orton and Total Diva Jo Jo are an item but people have reported seeing them together...
- ECW Original Raven turns 49 years old today.
- Randy Orton tweeted about his match against Goldust on Monday's RAW:
"Cody's big brother wants to come to the rescue, but after I beat @Dustin_rhodes1 aka Goldust on #Raw I'll have Shattered any and all Dreams"
- Tyson Kidd wrestled his second match since January at last night's WWE live event in East Rutherford...
WWE RAW is live tonight from Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Tonight is the go-home show for this Sunday’s Night of Champions PPV.
Advertised for the show is the return of WWE Hall of Famer Edge to WWE for an appearance.
Also advertised is Goldust returning to WWE to face WWE Champion Randy Orton where if Goldust wins, Cody Rhodes would be re-hired if he apologizes.
WWE.com is featuring...
The show starts with a highlight from Raw. After Cody Rhodes spoke out against Triple H, he was put in a match against Randy Orton. Rhodes lost the match up, and was fired as a result.
In the ring, Triple H stands with Brad Maddox and Vickie Guerrero, while the Shield watch guard and the Superstars and Divas are on the ramp. Triple H reminds everyone that Cody Rhodes is no longer...
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We’re just now getting the breakdown for the August 26th episode of WWE RAW, which did a 3.07 cable rating and 4.19 million viewers.
In the segment breakdown, Fandango vs. Cody Rhodes stayed even with the opener. The Miz and Rhodes vs. Fandango and Damien Sandow lost around 275,000 viewers. CM Punk vs. Curtis Axel in the 9pm timeslot gained around...
– Here is the WWE house show schedule for the weekend…
* Tonight in Montreal, Quebec, Canada ( Randy Orton vs. Daniel Bryan for the WWE Championship, Curtis Axel vs. C.M. Punk in a No DQ match for the Intercontinental Championship, Rob Van Dam, Big Show, and Mark Henry vs. The Shield)
* Tomorrow in East Rutherford, NJ (Orton vs. Bryan for the WWE Championship, and Axel vs. Punk...
Embedded in the videos below are several highlights from the September 6th, 2013 episode of WWE Smackdown.
Rob Van Dam vs. Randy Orton
Dolph Ziggler vs. Ryback
Naomi vs. Brie Bella
Big Show vs. 3MB – 3 – on – 1 Handicap Match
AJ makes an alliance with Alicia Fox, Layla and Aksana
Daniel Bryan vs. Seth Rollins
Paul Heyman talks about the possibility of facing CM Punk:...
- Here is the latest episode of WWE Inbox:
- As noted earlier, CM Punk has been pulled from his upcoming appearance at the Wizard World Comic Con in Nashville, Tennessee on Sunday, October 20th. Daniel Bryan is now being advertised to appear that day, and he will be signing autographs and taking pictures before participating in a Q&A.
Backstage News on Future Plans for CM Punk...
- The August 1st WWE Supershow in Boston drew 6,500 fans for $280,000. The September 1st Supershow in Washington, DC drew 5,500 fans for $240,000.
- The August 28th episode of WWE Main Event did a 0.8 cable rating with 1.2 million viewers.
- For what it’s worth, a local advertisement in Boston for WWE’s Survivor Series pay-per-view on November 24th focuses on the CM Punk vs....
- Crave Online recently spoke with Zach Lipovsky, the director for WWE Studios’ Leprechaun: Origins, which stars Hornswoggle. Here are some notes from the interview:
* WWE contacted Lipovsky to work on the movie because they shot it in Canada and needed a Canadian.
* The new movie is a complete refresh reboot of the older Leprechaun movies.
* They’re going for a darker, grittier...