During a podcast interview with Chris Jericho, the rebellious Raven revealed how he was able to get WWE to put him on the creative department. The former ECW Heavyweight Champion was filling in for Jerry Lawler as a color commentator. His preparation methods caught the attention of Vince McMahon, who appreciates someone that pays close attention to details. Raven was promoted to assistant producer.
November 28, 2015
For the longest time, professional wrestling has had a hard time locking in high end advertisers. Vince McMahon might have finally found a way around that road block. WWE has signed a sponsorship deal with Kay Jewelers, who provides high priced jewelry and accessories. Reports have surfaced that USA Network executives played a key role in making the deal happen.
November 27, 2015
Panic and paranoia are going to be in the air, as reports have now surfaced that WWE had fewer than three million viewers for Monday Night Raw this week. That is the first time that the viewership has dropped below three million since the show officially expanded to include a third hour. Vince McMahon will more than likely make some major changes so that he does not lose his investors and advertisers.
November 24, 2015
Due to her recent actions on social media, there are rumors now that Sasha Banks feels slighted by Vince McMahon. She highlighted a comment from a fan that was critical of McMahon for not listening to the fans who have been chanting for Sasha to get her push on the main roster in WWE. Management has opted to go with Charlotte as the featured female performer at the moment.
November 11, 2015
Back in 1990, Jesse Ventura sued Vince McMahon for royalties on the home videos that he appeared on. During a recent interview, someone brought up the point that the WWE Network has changed things up a bit, which prompted Ventura to mention that he was going to be contacting his lawyers to see if his quarterly checks need to be adjusted. This is similar to the complaints that CM Punk had before leaving the company.
November 10, 2015
As they should, Vince McMahon and WWE proudly boasted that they generated $139 million in economic impact for Santa Clara by doing Wrestlemania there. The belief is that those numbers could possibly be higher when the show takes place in Dallas next year. The city is within driving distance of several other major cities such as Oklahoma City, Austin, Houston, San Antonio, New Orleans, St Louis and Albuquerque.
November 8, 2015
While some people feel that Bobby Lashley left WWE on bad terms, the former world heavyweight champion revealed the opposite during a recent interview. He stated that he still keeps in touch with Vince McMahon, which means that a return cannot be ruled out. Lashley also noted that he still keeps in touch with Shane McMahon pretty frequently. The two of them actually talked last week.
November 6, 2015
Even though fans complain about the product being not as good as it used to be, Vince McMahon can still make a big boast every year. He can say that Wrestlemania generates a lot of money. WWE announced today that they were able to generate $139 million in economic impact for Santa Clara because they chose to host their biggest pay per view of the year in that city.
November 4, 2015