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WWE taps Kristina Salen as new CFO

Salen replaces Frank A. Riddick III, who served as WWE’s interim CFO following the firing in January of George Barrios.

WWE broadcast talent roster hit by COVID-19

Stamford-headquartered WWE is dealing with a rise of COVID-19 cases within its broadcast talent roster. In April, WWE received approval from Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis...

New XFL owner to be named in August – and it...

Rumored to be among the companies taking a look at acquiring the bankrupt football league is Fox/Disney, while a CBS reporter has floated the idea that the NFL should buy the XFL as “a developmental league.”

WWE Network streaming service now available in free version

Viewers can now freely access a content library with more than 15,000 titles.

Vince McMahon reportedly trying to revive XFL

According to The Athletic, McMahon -- who filed for Chapter 11 protection for the league in April -- is looking to retrieve the XFL "at a fire-sale price.”

WWE laying off numerous wrestlers, delaying move to new HQ

The moves come just days after WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon announced that Alpha Entertainment, the firm he created to oversee his alternative pro football league the XFL, was filing for bankruptcy.

Florida determines WWE is an essential business

Gov. Ron DeSantis' office gave the approval for WWE to continue production at its Orlando venue.

Days after mass firings, XFL parent company declares Chapter 11

The corporation reported assets valued in the $10-50 million range, and has an estimated range of 1,000-5,000 creditors.

WWE: ‘On-air talent’ tested positive for COVID-19

This week, the Stamford company plans to resume live programming for its popular shows.

XFL suspends operations and will not return in 2021

“While a handful of executives remain employed, the league currently has no plans to return in 2021,” broadcast partner ESPN reported.

WWE moves WrestleMania to training facility; no live audience

“Only essential personnel will be on the closed set at WWE’s training facility in Orlando, Florida, to produce WrestleMania," the Stamford company said in a statement.

UPDATE: WWE cancels XFL; soldiers on – at least for now...

The Stamford firm says it is still committed to holding WrestleMania, its biggest show of the year, in Tampa Bay on April 5 but that it is "monitoring the situation closely."

WWE faces class action lawsuit alleging securities fraud

The chief complaint in the litigation focused on WWE’s dealings with Saudi Arabia’s OSN television channel.

WWE honcho Vince McMahon made $3.5 million last year

His daughter Stephanie took in about $2 million and his son-in-law Paul (Triple H) Levesque made around $3.3 million.

XFL off to decent ratings, attendance start

Although the usually prolix Vince McMahon was relatively quiet about his Stamford-based league’s first week results, the XFL’s media partners were presumably pleased.