As many of you already know, John Cena suffered a severely broken nose during Monday Night Raw and will require surgery to repair the damage. WWE decided to give Nikki Bella some time off to be with her real life boyfriend as he heads to the hospital. The Divas Champion missed a television taping this week, but she should be back on the road very soon.
July 30, 2015
In an attempt to put more of the emphasis on the divas and to make it easier to fill in three hour of television each week, WWE has been toying around with the idea of doing more than one segment a week with the divas. Nikki Bella specifically mentioned on the commentating table that there were two divas matches on Monday Night Raw this week.
July 20, 2015
Based on their kayfabe article online, WWE has effectively written Paige off of television. The reason for doing this is because she needs to miss some time to film her part in an upcoming movie. There has been no word about how long she is expected to be gone, but the belief is that she will be back in time to work her title match against Nikki Bella at Extreme Rules. She will only miss episodes of Monday Night Raw.
April 14, 2015
Up until the day of the show, Brie Bella was being advertised for the divas battle royal that took place on Monday Night Raw. The reason for this is because management realized that it would lead fans to speculate about a potential riff between the two sisters. WWE is not ready to do that story just yet. For now, they want to emphasize the solidity between Brie and Nikki Bella. The twins did commentary at ringside instead.
April 14, 2015
On Monday Night Raw, Nikki Bella and Brie Bella were sitting at ringside. They were doing commentary during the divas battle royal. Out of al the girls in the ring, Nikki mentioned that she would much prefer to wrestle Rosa Mendes. Rumor has it that she has some backstage heat on her, so that might have been something that WWE ordered Nikki to say through the headphones. Rosa was recently dropped from Total Divas because of the heat.
April 13, 2015
On Monday Night Raw, Naomi did a heel turn by attacking Paige after the latter eliminated the former to win the divas battle royal, which was held to determine the top contender for the championship. The plan right now is for Nikki Bella to drop the belt and build up some heel challenger for the Pale Princess to work with for the next couple of months. WWE basically just set up the first title defense with the segment tonight.
April 13, 2015
During Monday Night Raw, there was a segment where the divas begged for an opportunity from Kane. He delivered it by announcing that there will be a bit divas battle royal to determine a number contender on the next episode, which will air from London. WWE wanted to do this as a promotional tool, as the plan has already been put in place for Naomi to challenge Nikki Bella. That is why she has been getting pins on the champion.
April 7, 2015
Earlier in the day, Tamina Snuka was spotted in Austin, the site of Monday Night Raw. She is scheduled to be backstage, which means that her return to television might take place tonight. For those that are not aware, she has been sidelined for much of the past year because of a torn ACL injury. No word yet on how WWE is planning to utilize her, but there is a chance she might be held out because Nikki Bella is working with Naomi at the moment.
April 6, 2015
For those that were not aware of it, WWE is now pushing Naomi as the top challenger to Nikki Bella and the Divas Championship. That was the point of the six women tag team match on Monday Night Raw. Management had her team up with AJ Lee and Paige as a way to transition the champion to a new challenger in the story. The title feud will more than likely be featured on the next season of Total Divas, as the cameras have been rolling all week long.
March 31, 2015