WWE's Vince McMahon nets nearly $40 million by selling more than 2 million shares of stock

Mondays are usually busy for Vince McMahon and his family. Most of them are spent shaping the script of WWE's Monday Night Raw. Before the program this week, the chairman of the board took care of a financial matter.Via a filing with the SEC:On May 16, 2016, the Vincent K. McMahon 2013 Irrev. Trust U/A dtd. December 5, 2013 (the "GRAT") sold 2,191,894 shares of Class A common stock...
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May 17, 2016  |  Discuss

ESPN developing a 30 For 30 documentary on the XFL

It’s been 15 years since Vince McMahon and the WWE decided to start up their own professional football league. The XFL only lasted one season, but the memories of that failed experiment live on. Apparently, ESPN is developing a 30 For 30 documentary about the league. ESPN’s Jonathan Coachman appeared on the latest episode of Jim Ross’ podcast, The Ross Report, and revealed...
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May 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Four major WWE superstars will be coming back to the ring soon, says Vince McMahon

The WWE has been busy managing its roster lately. Just days after releasing a handful of superstars, Vince McMahon teased the return of some notable superstars coming soon. During the WWE’s first quarter earnings conference call on Tuesday, McMahon said four main stars on the roster will be back in the ring within the next month. Randy Orton, John Cena, Bray Wyatt and Seth Rollins...
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May 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Lita introduces the beautiful new WWE Women’s Championship belt (video)

WWE continues to evolve. #WomensChampionship #WrestleMania pic.twitter.com/FQFBAQ0osE — Vince McMahon (@VinceMcMahon) April 3, 2016 Former 4-time WWF Women’s Champion and 2014 Hall of Fame inductee Lita introduced the brand new WWE Women’s Championship today during the WrestleMania 32 kickoff show – and it’s a beauty. Yep, it's a beauty! #WrestleMania #WomensChampionship...
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April 03, 2016  |  Discuss

CM Punk Jabs Vince McMahon, WWE While Discussing UFC Injury Setbacks

CM Punk couldn’t help but take a dig at his former employer. Although Punk, whose real name is Phil Brooks, never specifically mentioned WWE or the company’s chairman and CEO, Vince McMahon, earlier this week while discussing his impending UFC debut, it still was easy to put two and two together. Punk has been critical of WWE since leaving the company in January 2014, and it...
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March 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Former WWE personalities reportedly considering class-action suit over royalties

A number of former WWE personalities are reportedly interested in joining up with a potential class-action lawsuit against WWE over royalties. The suit, first reported by the Wrestling Observer Newsletter and shared by Wrestling Inc., is over a loss of royalties thanks to WWE transitioning from DVD and blu-ray to the WWE Network. Personalities received royalties from DVD sales,...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 24, 2016  |  Discuss

WWE boss Vince McMahon isn't even the outfit's highest paid employee

Vince McMahon is the one pulling the strings behind the scenes of the WWE, but that doesn't mean he's pulling down the most money in the company.Actually he's fourth on the list after three WWE executives received major stock awards to retain the trio as the company fortifies its WWE Network, according to the Stamford Advocate.Kevin Dunn ($4.8 million), George Barrios ($4.5 million...
Via Fox Sports
March 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Vince McMahon Didn’t Have WWE’s Highest Salary For 2015, But That’s OK

Believe it or not, Vince McMahon’s salary wasn’t the highest at WWE in 2015. But don’t worry. The company’s chairman and CEO is doing just fine. Kevin Dunn (executive producer, $4.8 million), George Barrios (chief financial and strategy officer, $4.5 million) and Michelle Wilson (chief revenue and marketing officer, $4.5 million) each earned a higher salary than McMahon,...
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March 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Can Shane McMahon Save WWE Wrestlemania 32?

Shane O Mac is back! From out of nowhere, Shane McMahon interrupted the Vincent McMahon trophy ceremony to open the February 22nd Raw in Detroit, Michigan. Let the family squabbling begin! It was great to see him back but the gray hair makes him look older than his father. What’s important is that Shane didn’t miss a beat with his shuffling and solid mic skills. The Shane...
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February 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Here's uncensored video of Vince McMahon's F-bomb on 'Monday Night Raw'

When you own the company you can do whatever you want.Vince McMahon proved this on "Monday Night Raw" this week when he dropped the F-bomb on his son Shane, who returned to the WWE after leaving in 2009.In fairness to Vince, the crowd was white hot for Shane's surprising return, and he had a WrestleMania 32 match to sell (between Shane and The Undertaker), so he might have just gotten...
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February 23, 2016  |  Discuss

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