Tuesday, June 19, 2012
Posted by Chris Kelly on 11:02 PM
Credit:PWInsider The currently suspended Randy Orton is being advertised locally for the dark match main event for the 8/28 Smackdown TV taping in Green Bay, WI against Sheamus and Alberto Del Rio for the World Heavyweight Championship.
Posted by Chris Kelly on 11:01 PM
Credit:LordsOfPain.net Teddy Long kicks off SmackDown and is all smiles with John Laurinaitis gone. Big Show comes out and is met by Brodus Clay. They brawl until David Otunga makes the save for Show. Big Show hits the WMD on Clay and stares down Otunga. Show left by himself. There was tons of heel heat or Big Show in this segment. * Ryback won another squash. His opponents were Jared Walker and Frank Valencia, and they cut a promo before the match. * Mick Foley is backstage in his General Manager role. Vickie Guerrero reveals she will be the GM of RAW and SmackDown next week. It's announced The Great Khali will be her assistant and we get some comedy. * Daniel Bryan does a "Memorable Moment" video for the 1,000th RAW. * Alberto Del Rio defeated Christian in a non-title match. Cody Rhodes came out after the match and laid Christian out. * Kane defeated Daniel Bryan in a good back and forth match with AJ Lee out as the guest timekeeper. AJ rings the bell as Kane is in the Yes Lock. The referee says the match is not over and Kane chokeslams Bryan for the win. AJ skips away smiling. * Mick Foley comes out to the ring but is interrupted by Heath Slater running his mouth. This leads to Slater vs. Zack Ryder. * Zack Ryder beat Heath Slater. * The Usos vs. Darren Young and Titus O'Neil is next. The Primetime Players get the win after a distraction from AW. * Backstage segment with Mick Foley and Zack Ryder celebrating. They run into Damien Sandow and have words. * AW is backstage celebrating with Young and O'Neil when they are attacked by Epico and Primo. * Santino Marella comes out looking for the best fan signs in the crowd. A woman comes into the ring wearing a Santino t-shirt. She's obviously a plant as she reveals a Cobra on her hand. Their Cobras kiss then they kiss and Santino passes out. Santino has found a new love. * Sheamus defeated Dolph Ziggler in the main event.
Posted by Chris Kelly on 10:56 PM
Credit:PWInsider WWE is reportedly paying a lot of money to Twitter, believed to be in the 'six figure' range, to be a part of the new features introduced by the social media service last week. WWE will be one of a few select partners that will be able to integrate, audio, video and visual media within tweets. A well placed source in WWE says that another benefit of WWE's close working relationship with Twitter is that they'll be able to better protect their intellectual properties and crack down on parody accounts.
Posted by Chris Kelly on 3:39 PM
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