Posts tagged with "ESPN"

Seth Rollins Talks Huge Fight, WWE Superstars Visit Yankee Stadium, WWE Stock

Posted by Marc Middleton August 15, 2017 0 Comment 249 views

– Seth Rollins spent the day with ESPN today to promote WWE SummerSlam. Below is video of Rollins discussing the upcoming Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather fight on First Take earlier this morning. Rollins says McGregor does have a puncher’s chance but Mayweather is 49-0 for a reason. Rollins says Conor will be lucky if […]

WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair Reportedly Dealing with Health Issues

Posted by Marc Middleton August 14, 2017 0 Comment 322 views

Melinda Morris Zanoni of Legacy Talent & Entertainment, manager to WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair, took to social media and asked for prayers for The Nature Boy on Sunday night after he was hospitalized earlier in the weekend. ESPN 30 For 30 director Rory Karpf also took to Twitter and asked for prayers for […]

Videos: Alexa Bliss on Her Deaf Pig, Who She Wants to Face at WWE SummerSlam, More

Posted by Marc Middleton August 11, 2017 0 Comment 442 views

As noted, RAW Women’s Champion Alexa Bliss is spending the day with ESPN today to promote WWE SummerSlam. Above is video of Bliss talking about her pet pig on SportsCenter this morning. Bliss says she got the deaf pig, named Larry-Steve, for filming on Total Divas after talking her fiancee (WWE NXT’s Buddy Murphy) into […]

Real Reason Why Kal Penn Was at WWE SmackDown, Alexa Bliss Excited for Tomorrow, WWE SummerSlam

Posted by Marc Middleton August 10, 2017 0 Comment 682 views

– As noted, WWE noted on Tuesday that actor Kal Penn was backstage at SmackDown in Toronto as a special guest of WWE Champion Jinder Mahal and The Singh Brothers. Penn was actually there to see his good friend Mojo Rawley wrestle for the first time. Mojo teamed with Zack Ryder and Luke Harper to […]

Raven Discusses Helping CM Punk Earlier in his Career, Heavily Scripted Promos, More

Posted by Andy Ravens July 30, 2017 0 Comment 532 views

Former WWE/WCW/ECW/GFW star Raven spoke with ESPN about various topics. Here are some of the highlights: On heavily scripted wrestling promos: “I think it’s bad for the business. Now they write promos for people. In the old days, you got bullet points. They said, ‘Here are the points you gotta hit, so do it in […]

Name Change for WWE Star?, Ric Flair’s 30 For 30 Special, The Great Khali – Vince McMahon

Posted by Marc Middleton July 28, 2017 0 Comment 1193 views

– ESPN announced this week that the “30 For 30” documentary on WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair will premiere at 10pm EST on Tuesday, November 7th. Full details on the special can be read this link and the trailer can be seen below: WOOOOOO!!! It's official… Our #30for30, #NatureBoy, on @RicFlairNatrBoy will debut November […]

WWE Reports Record Revenue and Q2 2017 Results

Posted by Marc Middleton July 27, 2017 0 Comment 291 views

WWE issued the following today: WWE® Reports Record Revenue and Q2 2017 Results 07/27/2017 Second Quarter 2017 Highlights * Revenue increased 8% to a record $214.6 million as WWE’s Live Event and Network segments achieved their highest quarterly revenue in Company history * Operating income was $10.7 millionand Adjusted OIBDA1 of $18.1 million was essentially […]

WWE SmackDown Match Added, Gallows and Anderson on Main Event, WWE – ESPN

Posted by Marc Middleton July 17, 2017 0 Comment 528 views

– This week’s WWE SmackDown will feature Baron Corbin and Kevin Owens vs. Shinsuke Nakamura and WWE United States Champion AJ Styles. As noted, WWE Champion Jinder Mahal will be bringing the Punjabi Prison structure to SmackDown this week. Below is a promo for the show: TOMORROW: @WWE Champion @JinderMahal brings the #PunjabiPrison, PLUS a […]

WWE RAW Results – 7/17/2017

Posted by Marc Middleton July 17, 2017 0 Comment 2205 views

– Tonight’s WWE RAW opens up with a video for the bit reveal from Kurt Angle. – We’re live from Nashville with Corey Graves, Michael Cole and WWE Hall of Famer Booker T. They hype tonight’s show. – We go right to the ring and out comes Dean Ambrose as JoJo makes the introduction. Ambrose […]

Nia Jax Discusses her Favorite Rivalry, Tryout at WWE Performance Center, More

Posted by Andy Ravens July 14, 2017 0 Comment 207 views

Nia Jax spoke with ESPN to talk about various topics. Here are the highlights. On her favorite rivalry: “My favorite rivalry? I did not really have a chance to rival Bayley [on RAW], although we had a touch, but at NXT I had a feud with Bayley, that was probably my favorite.” On her tryout […]