UPDATE: WWE News: Update On WWE Network Start Date, Goldust Headed To Performance Center, More
Posted by Joseph Lee on 10.20.2013
WWE comments on the Network launch...
UPDATE: WWE sent out the following statement to 411 this morning in regards to the launch of the WWE Network
"As discussed on WWE's last earnings call, we continue to aggressively pursue the launch of a WWE Network in 2014 via traditional and non-traditional distribution models; however no launch date has been confirmed."
ORIGINAL: - The current plan is for the WWE Network to debut in the first quarter of 2014. The current date is February 24, which would be the day after Elimination Chamber, with the network beginning before Wrestlemania. While the date is uncertain, most are working under the assumption it will be in the first quarter of the year.
- Goldust will be at the WWE Performance Center next Thursday and Friday to work with the talent.
- NOLA.com has an interview with Dolph Ziggler to promote the on-sale date for Wrestlemania tickets, which is November 16.
- WWE's stock briefly matched their 52 week high of $11.63 on Friday. It closed at $11.58.