Ratings were down 130,000 viewers from last week at 4.28 million viewers. Here are the hourly breakdowns:
8pm: 4.47 million
9pm: 4.40 million
10pm: 4.01 million
When Will Randy Orton Return to Television?
Its been advertised in the Orlando market that Orton will be making his return to RAW on February 16th, the show before the Fast Lane PPV.
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Details of Justin Gabriel’s Departure From the WWE
It’s been reported that Gabriel left the WWE the RAW before the Royal Rumble. He was at the arena that day and decided he was going to leave and went out to either go sight-seeing or sky diving then returned to the arena a few hours later and found out that there was still nothing scheduled for him to do then booked a flight home as he did not want to be in the WWE anymore. In between connecting flights, WWE Head of Talent Relations Mark Carrano called him and said that they had a segment for him but could not find him anywhere in the arena and that was when Gabriel told him that he left and was quitting the company. WWE Officials were not happy with the way Gabriel quit but they granted his release the next Friday.
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NXT Performer Getting a New Gimmick?
According to MetsFan4Ever on Reddit, Kalisto has been tried out in a new gimmick as a gay hair stylist and did so well that company is seriously considering him for that role instead of his current masked character.
WWE Eyeing Two Ring of Honor Talents
The WWE has expresssed interest in both Mandy Leon and Moose, who is former NFL Guard Quinn Ojinnaka. Leon is not under contract with RoH as Ojinnaka’s deal expires this Spring and is scheduled for a WWE Tryout shortly after that.
Also, head on over to Place to be Nation as they break down the Top 25 matches of 2014. Today’s installment focuses on matches 25-21 as you get a breakdown and link to the match itself. Click on the link below and give it a read and feel free to discuss this in the thread.