Ratings, Foley, Jericho, Hogan, MVP, Keibler Jan 24 - 11:06 pm EST
Daily Rapp Up by Bryan Rapp
There are NXT, Superstars and Smackdown spoilers from tonight's taping in Tucson, AZ. Ted DiBiase Jr. returned at tonight's Smackdown taping wearing a wrist brace.
Mick Foley's episode of ABC's Wife Swap was pushed back until next week due to the State of the Union. Chris Jericho will appear at his D1 Training Facility on Saturday in Tampa, FL. Jim Ross' latest BBQ blog entry discusses his car accident, the Royal Rumble, the Hall of Fame and more. PETA issued a press release on Daniel Bryan winning their Most Animal-Friendly Athlete award.
TNA was in Brussels, Belgium today with Bobby Roode over James Storm and Kurt Angle. ITV's London Tonight interviewed Hulk Hogan about TNA's UK tour and his future in the wrestling business. Ring Ka King posted a teaser video on YouTube featuring Scott Steiner interacting with fans.
NWA Championship Wrestling from Hollywood started a new ticket reservation system to deal with turn-away crowds at TV tapings. Urban Wrestling Federation's next PPV Ruthless Revenge will debut on March 25. Ring of Honor announced champion Davey Richards vs. TV champion Jay Lethal for their next TV taping in Baltimore, MD on February 4. Davey Richards issued a challenge to Harry Smith and Kevin Steen cut a promo on his street fight with Tommy Dreamer for this weekend's Pro Wrestling Superstars show in Los Angeles, CA.
MVP released a 35 minute video session with Shelton Benjamin discussing their time in New Japan, WWE, Ring of Honor and more. Justin Credible looks to be part of the Extreme Reunion event on April 28. There's a trailer for the upcoming short film They Came for Stiff featuring Sami Callihan vs. Fit Finlay at EVOLVE 9.
Eureka's Times-Standard interviewed Maria about Saturday's Shinerfest, her new projects, her time in WWE and more. Stacy Keibler denied reports that Angelina Jolie dislikes her saying she's been nothing but nice to her. Chyna was reportedly acting bizarrely last week at the Adult Video News Awards convention.
That's it for today. Thanks for reading.
- 11:32 pm PWT: Quick News: Smackdown SPOILER on Orton return
- 11:24 pm PWT: Quick News: Smackdown main event pre-Rumble
- 11:08 pm PWT: Quick News: Video - Smith captures first Resistance Pro Hvt. Title, "Rise" DVD trailer
- 10:58 pm PWT: Quick News: Reality show using WWE-style write-off?
- 10:57 pm PWT: Quick News: Where Is He Now? - Orlando Jordan
- 10:36 pm PWI: LIVE, ONGOING WWE SMACKDOWN SPOILERS FROM TUCSON, AZ by Mike Johnson
- 10:18 pm PWI: WWE SUPERSTARS SPOILERS FROM TUCSON by Mike Johnson
- 09:10 pm PWI: LIVE, ONGOING RESULTS FROM WWE NXT TAPING IN TUCSON, AZ by Mike Johnson
- 09:10 pm PWI: COMPLETE RESULTS FROM WWE NXT TAPING IN TUCSON, AZ by Mike Johnson
- 08:55 pm PWI: 1/24 TNA RESULTS FROM BRUSSELS, BELGIUM by Jeroen
- 08:47 pm PWI: VIDEO: HULK HOGAN TAKES TO LONDON TV TO PUSH THE UK IMPACT TAPING by Dave Scherer
- 07:05 pm PWT: THE SPECIALISTS: PWTORCH ROUNDTABLE: Better hype by WWE - Royal Rumble or next week's Raw with potential "firing" and Triple H "ratings ploy" return? (Part 1)
- 06:27 pm PWI: RAW RATINGS by Dave Scherer
- 06:09 pm PWT: NEWS REPORTS: WWE News: Raw TV ratings are in for Monday's show - how did Raw fare leading into the Rumble?
- 06:00 pm PWT: PWTorch Free Podcast: FREE AUDIO: Tuesday PWTorch Livecast (1/24) now available with Wade Keller & Jason Powell
- 05:57 pm PWT: Quick News: Video - Hogan says he "probably" should retire, why he still plans to wrestle
- 05:55 pm PWI: UWF GREAT SAVANNAH JACK PASSES AWAY by Dave Scherer
- 05:50 pm PWI: WWE RETURNING TO PPV THIS SUNDAY WITH ROYAL RUMBLE, COMPLETE LINEUP by Mike Johnson
- 05:42 pm PWI: KEVIN STEEN PROMO ON TOMMY DREAMER TO BUILD SATURDAY'S BOUT AT WRESTLEREUNION by Mike Johnson
- 05:37 pm PWI: ZACK RYDER UPDATE by Mike Johnson
- 05:19 pm PWI: BY THE NUMBERS TURNS 100: THE LONGEST RUNNING NUMBERS COLUMN IN PWINSIDER HISTORY by Richard Trionfo
- 04:53 pm PWT: Quick News: What is Jericho doing day before PPV?
- 04:51 pm PWT: Quick News: Foley's ABC show re-scheduled
- 04:26 pm PWI: ANOTHER FORMER ECW CHAMP APPARENTLY SET FOR EXTREME REUNION by Mike Johnson
- 04:25 pm PWI: PWG DVD REVIEWS - ALL STAR WEEKEND 6 NIGHTS 1 AND 2: LOW KI MAKES A SURPRISE APPEARANCE TO CHALLENGE BRYAN DANIELSON FOR THE PWG TITLE, THE STARS OF DRAGON GATE COME TO SOCAL, THE HUMAN TORNADO/CANDICE LERAE FEUD COMES TO A HEAD, AND MORE by Stuart Carapola
- 04:12 pm PWT: THE SPECIALISTS: ALPHABET SOUP - Raw 1/23: Humor column breaks down Raw A-to-Z - Buttons, Cannons, Emotions, Koalas, Numbers, Surveys, Ziggles
- 04:10 pm PWT: Quick News: Report: Chyna's bizarre behavior at adult film convention
- 03:58 pm PWI: TED DIBIASE INJURY UPDATE by Mike Johnson
- 03:40 pm PWT: Quick News: Video Preview - film on Finlay-Callihan
- 03:39 pm PWT: Quick News: Ryder "injury update" following Raw
- 03:37 pm PWT: Quick News: Maria hosting concert this weekend
- 03:35 pm PWI: DAVEY RICHARDS PROMO ON SATURDAY'S BOUT AT WRESTLEREUNION AGAINST HARRY SMITH by Mike Johnson
- 03:14 pm PWI: WWE WORLD CHAMPION DANIEL BRYAN HONORED BY PETA by Mike Johnson
- 03:01 pm PWT: THE SPECIALISTS: COLLECTIBLES COLUMN: Action Figure Spotlight on Blue Blazer, Collectibles News on new Bret Hart figure, sloppy signature Trivia answer
- 02:39 pm PWT: THE SPECIALISTS: 1/23 WWE Raw Hits & Misses: Punk & Laurinaitis, Ryder Breaks His Back, Jericho's Highlight Reel
- 02:08 pm PWT: Quick News: Bourne not returning to WWE post-suspension?
- 01:52 pm PWT: Quick News: Rock advertised for new pre-Mania Raw
- 01:41 pm PWT: Quick News: ROH World Title match booked for TV
- 01:15 pm PWT: Quick News: Raw Social Media Score drops 25 percent
- 01:00 pm PWT: REFERENCE: 1/23 WWE RAW BOX SCORE: Snapshot of Monday's show - match times, Win/Loss Records, title implications, Current Streaks
- 12:51 pm PWI: AWESOME VIDEO OF SCOTT STEINER TERRORIZING FANS FROM RING KA KING by Mike Johnson
- 12:39 pm PWI: FIRST MAIN EVENT ANNOUNCED FOR NEXT ROH TV TAPING IN BALTIMORE by Mike Johnson
- 12:28 pm PWI: EVAN BOURNE'S WWE FUTURE, JOHN CENA THE WORST ACTOR OF ALL TIME, BROKE BACK ZACK RYDER, RAW THOUGHTS AND MORE by Dave Scherer
- 12:27 pm PWT: OPINION & ANALYSIS: WWE Raw Reax #1: Feedback on WWE's final Rumble hype, mixed reviews of latest Cena-Kane happenings, Punk a bully?
- 11:37 am PWT: Quick News: Video - new MVP YouTube Session with Benjamin - teaming in NJPW, Shelton returning to WWE?
- 11:18 am PWI: TNA LOCKDOWN PPV PRE-SALE CODE IS... by Mike Johnson
- 11:13 am PWI: THE ROCK SET FOR ANOTHER RAW by Mike Johnson
- 11:04 am PWI: NEXT URBAN WRESTLING FEDERATION PPV WILL BE... by Mike Johnson
- 10:45 am PWT: NEWS REPORTS: TNA News: European Tour begins Tuesday - top stars advertised for Belgium, Reports Wanted
- 10:28 am PWI: TNA NEWS AND NOTES by Mike Johnson
- 10:26 am PWI: VIDEO: THE ZACK RYDER INJURY ANGLE LAST NIGHT by Mike Johnson
- 10:16 am PWT: NEWS REPORTS: WWE News: Superstars SPOILERS 1/26 - Raw brand results for Thursday's online show
- 09:56 am PWI: PUTTING ALL MEMBERS OF THE FOUR HORSEMEN INTO THE HALL, DANIEL BRYAN'S RUN, DANCING BRODUS, ALEX RILEY UPDATE AND MORE by Dave Scherer
- 09:30 am PWI: WWE RELEASING BEST OF RAW AND SMACKDOWN NEXT WEEK ON DVD AND BLU-RAY, COMPLETE DETAILS by Mike Johnson
- 09:17 am PWI: VIDEO: ROH TV PREVIEW by Mike Johnson
- 09:03 am PWI: AFTER SEVERAL TURNAWAY CROWDS AT TV TAPINGS, NWA HOLLYWOOD ANNOUNCES NEW RESERVATION SYSTEM FOR TAPING TICKETS by Mike Johnson
- 08:50 am PWI: ANDY KAUFMAN'S WRESTLING ANTICS, GREATEST SUPERSTARS OF 21st CENTURY AND MORE: LATEST NETFLIX WRESTLING-RELATED STREAMING ON DEMAND TITLES by Mike Johnson
- 08:00 am PWI: 1/24 THIS DAY IN HISTORY: JIM CROCKETT PROMOTIONS HOLD THEIR FIRST PPV (AND BOY, DID IT NOT GO WELL), YOKOZUNA WINS THE ROYAL RUMBLE, THESZ VS. ROGERS SETS THE STAGE FOR THE CREATION OF THE COMPANY THAT WOULD COME TO DEFINE PRO WRESTLING, TNA BREAKS ATTEN by Mike Johnson
- 07:30 am PWI: NWA RAMPAGE PRO TV TAPING IN WARNER ROBBINS, GA LIVE REPORT by Larry Goodman
- 02:10 am PWI: LIVE NOTES AND THOUGHTS FROM RAW IN ARIZONA by Joe Stock
- 01:50 am PWI: LOOKING BACK AT A LOT OF WRESTLEREUNION HISTORY by Mike Johnson
- 01:01 am PWI: WHAT HAPPENED AFTER RAW WENT OFF THE AIR by Craig Smith
- 12:59 am PWT: Quick News: MONDAY, JAN. 23
- 12:45 am PWT: VIP Exclusive Features: VIP - 1/23 Wade Keller Hotline - Raw Analysis: How well did WWE sell the Royal Rumble? Where did they miss and where did they hit? Good performances from Laurinaitis, Regal, Brodus, Punk (19 min.)
- 12:43 am PWT: NEWS REPORTS: WWE News: What Happened After Raw Went Off-Air - WWE Title match, separate show-closing angle
- 12:35 am PWT: NEWS REPORTS: WWE News: Smackdown TV taping preview - Orton returning, Big Show speaking, final Rumble hype, NXT Week 47, Report Wanted
- 12:10 am PWT: OPINION & ANALYSIS: WWE RAW POLLS 1/23: Rate Raw 0-10 & select Highlight of the show
- 12:08 am PWT: OPINION & ANALYSIS: KELLER'S WWE RAW REPORT 1/23: Final Raw hype for Royal Rumble, big Laurinaitis news, big injury angle with Ryder, Jericho speaks