– WWE released their February 2013 Key Performance Indicators and they show 719,000 total pay-per-view buys for the current quarter.
The 2013 Royal Rumble did 498,000 pay-per-view buys, meaning February’s Elimination Chamber pay-per-view did 221,000 buys. The number is up from last year’s event, which did 178,000 buys. This year’s show was headlined by CM Punk vs. The Rock for the WWE Title.
– Evan Bourne returned to action at Thursday night’s WWE NXT live event. He defeated the former El Generico. Bourne has been out of action since March of 2012.