Generally, when you are building up to a pay per view, you want the excitement to increase as you get closer to the event. However, the opposite is happening with Money in the Bank. WWE lost approximately 8% of the viewers that they had from last week, which does not sit very well with a person like Vince McMahon.
June 9, 2015
The world is about to see if Dwayne Johnson can be a better producer and promoter than Vince McMahon. An official announcement has been jointly made by Seven Bucks Productions and Spike TV, and it states that Johnson and his team will be producing a show to entertain the troops that are overseas. It is called Rock the Troops, and it will be similar to Tribute to the Troops, except that instead of professional wrestlers, you get other celebrities.
June 7, 2015
During a recent interview, Sabu discussed his rocky relationship with Paul Heyman. Even though he does not like his former boss on a personal level, he feels that Heyman has one of the brightest minds in the entire professional wrestling industry. The man legally known as Terry Brunk stated that the reason why Vince McMahon keeps Heyman around is because he is deathly afraid of Heyman going off and helping out one of the competitors.
June 2, 2015
In a sign that Vince McMahon is stepping a bit away from his job as the CEO of WWE, Finn Balor revealed that he finally got a chance to meet the boss at the NXT live event that took place during Wrestlemania weekend. In the past, McMahon personally meets with every wrestler that he signs to a contract. This means that Triple H was the one that did the meeting and the negotiations. The changing of the guard is definitely happening.
May 20, 2015
During a recent interview, Justin Gabriel revealed that he came with an idea for Vince McMahon to be the person underneath the bunny suit. He would be a bit more hardcore and even chase the heavyweight championship. Then, one day, the bunny is knocked out and revealed to be McMahon. Gabriel stated that everyone in the creative department loved the idea when he pitched it, but management opted against going through with it.
May 19, 2015
One of the more interesting revelations that was made during the podcast interview that Kurt Angle did with Ric Flair was the fact the latter was the one that convinced the former to avoid signing a contract with WCW. Flair had several issues with the front office, so he advised Angle to sign with WWE instead. He even stated that he handed him the phone number to Vince McMahon, so that he can initiate the negotiations personally.
May 7, 2015
It appears that WWE has called in some heavy hitters to make up for the loss of Steve Austin on the next season of Tough Enough. Chris Jericho has finally been announced as the host. He will be joined by a panel consisting of Hulk Hogan, Daniel Bryan and Paige. Not only that, the trainers are going to be Booker T, Billy Gunn and Lita. There will be guest appearances made on the show by Vince McMahon, Triple H, Stephanie McMahon and John Cena.
May 7, 2015
The internet wrestling community has been going crazy with speculations after reports surfaced that Vince McMahon was going blind. It piques the interest because fans have long wondered about what WWE will be like once the CEO steps away. The source of the information, however, comes from an individual who attended the show and posted what he saw on a social media site. No other person has confirmed or reported such a thing.
May 5, 2015
You can thank the controversial Kardashian clan for the latest accomplishment by WWE. Since their reality television show was on a hiatus, that paved the way for Total Divas to take the top spot on the E! Network. Vince McMahon shared that bit of information with shareholders earlier today, and he downplayed things a little by stating that the other popular show was not around capture all of the viewers. Expect more seasons to come.
April 30, 2015