Tag: Business

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… NOV 21st: Ted Turner steps into...

Ted Turner completes a deal to purchase Jim Crockett Promotions, re-brands it as World Championship Wrestling and takes aim at Vince McMahon and the WWF

FORBES: WWE Stock Tumbles Over Q3 Earnings Reports

Wall Street was not happy with the numbers in World Wrestling Entertainment’s third quarter report for investors

THE POWER OF THE PIN – 06.03.2019: Why Free Agency is...

AEW and WWE battling in a bidding war for the best performers will only make wrestling better

DEADSPIN: After 18 Years Away, TNT Is Back In The Wrestling...

What to expect now that AEW and WarnerMedia have made it official that the startup promotion’s show will air on the network beginning this fall

FORBES: WWE’s Viewership Is Tanking Fast With No Signs Of Slowing...

Coming out of last week's lackluster Q1 2019 earnings report, things are quickly going from bad to worse for WWE in regards to its core product

IMPACT Wrestling Re-establishes Developmental Agreement with Ohio Valley Wrestling

IMPACT Wrestling announced today that it has re-entered into an agreement with OVW to serve as its official development and training territory

FORBES: Looking At Some Early Ripple Effects From The First Month...

As the first month of All Elite Wrestling nears its end, the promotion has already had several palpable ripple effects throughout the pro wrestling industry

VICE SPORTS: All Elite Wrestling has the WWE Shook

AEW is asking its wrestlers to assume less of the risks while also giving them more of the rewards, and it could lead to an exodus of talent from WWE

FORBES: Comparing Billionaire-Backed AEW To Billionaire-Backed WCW

Given the fanfare, financial backing and big names involved, The Elite's upstart promotion is already drawing comparisons to WCW

FORBES: The Biggest Obstacles WWE Will Face In 2019

WWE has plenty of reasons to be optimistic about its long-term future, but it's also clear that some of their issues from 2018 will roll over to the new year