Since the company has to be extremely careful with the words that they use, WWE has asked Naomi to come up with a new name for her finishing move. Slaymission is no longer allowed because of the term slay, which is associated with murder. The athletic diva took to social media to ask her fans for help with the new name.
June 17, 2015
Some good news for WWE. Viewership for Monday Night Raw is back at 4 million this week. Many are attributing that to the return of Brock Lesnar, which was widely mentioned through social media by the internet wrestling community. A few are giving credit to Machine Gun Kelly, who is a mainstream name.
June 16, 2015
As of this moment, there is still no confirmation that Chyna was visiting WWE this past week, even though a photo surfaced via social media that made it appear so. Reports have surfaced that a source within the company has reiterated that management has had no contact with her whatsoever.
June 16, 2015
If you're curious as to why WWE took the tag team championships off of New Day despite being one of the most over acts in the entire company, it is a business decision. Right now, the Prime Time Players are appealing to the mainstream media because one of them is gay and the other was voted as the best celebrity father.
June 15, 2015
There are those within WWE that are against the idea of doing a face turn for Seth Rollins. Some feel that it is much too soon for something like that. His run as a heel is still at a high level, and they can milk that a bit longer. Others feel that his character is so hated because he cheats to win that fans might not embrace him immediately.
June 15, 2015
To the internet wrestling community, it was just another day when John Cena pointed to a cancer patient in the audience and told the kid to keep on fighting. That is because he helps children around the world on a near daily basis. However, the mainstream media isn't as familiar with the United States Heavyweight Champion, so a lot of outlets started covering the story, which brought in some free and welcomed publicity for WWE.
June 8, 2015
Sometimes in life, things from your past can come back and bite you in the ass. That apparently is what is happening with Havok. While doing a tryout for WWE, a message that she posted on social media years ago somehow made its way to the public. In it, she use a derogatory term for African Americans. Since the company has faced negative publicity in the past in regards to racism, Jessica Cricks may not be offered a developmental contract.
June 7, 2015
When it was revealed earlier that Samoa Joe had impressed WWE so much that they offered him a full time contract, the internet wrestling community began to wonder if that meant that he was going to be placed on the main roster immediately. Fans are going to have to wait a couple of months, as management needs the former world heavyweight champion to be the focal point of NXT, as star power on the developmental roster has dwindled a bit.
June 2, 2015
As of right now, WWE has Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose booked in a ladder match for the world heavyweight championship at Money in the Bank. That might be changing. Rumors are floating around that management is throwing around the idea of having Roman Reigns winning the MITB and cashing it in immediately. That is why the creative department has been emphasizing the friendship between Reigns and Ambrose so much lately.
June 1, 2015
Earlier today, we reported that Kevin Owens had signed a new contract with WWE that will enable him to move to the main roster immediately. Well, it looks like the front office has acted really quick on things. They have already began promoting his appearance at the upcoming Battleground pay per view in July. There is no word yet on who he will be working a match with that night, but chances are pretty good that he will be on the main card.
May 29, 2015