Author - Colin Vassallo

Brad Maddox fired from RAW General Manager position

Brad Maddox

WWE looks like it’s hitting the reset button on Brad Maddox character as the RAW General Manager was fired by The Authority at the start of the show last night and then attacked by Kane. Maddox took over as the on-screen RAW General Manager in July 2013 after Vickie Guerrero was removed from her position thanks to a vote by the fans. Prior to...

Will Daniel Bryan be on Monday Night RAW tonight?

Daniel Bryan

WWE is back in the United States after two weeks touring in Europe and the first stop is Knoxville, Tennessee, for tonight’s RAW, the go-home episode for Payback. Last week, Stephanie McMahon demanded that Daniel Bryan surrender the WWE World Heavyweight Title in person. With just over a week away from his neck surgery, will Bryan show up on RAW...

WWE donating money to Hire Heroes USA on Memorial Day

WWE

In honor of Memorial Day, WWE is donating a portion of the proceeds from all WWEShop.com orders to Hire Heroes USA. Former UFC fighter Brian Stann is currently the President and CEO of the non-profit organization that helps U.S. military veterans finding job opportunities. WWE started working with the organization in December 2012 and has...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: ‘Digging A Hole’

Total Divas

Total Divas returns on E! tonight for episode 10 which is titled ‘Digging A Hole,’ the penultimate episode of season two before the grand finale next week. The preview from E! for this episode reads, “The Bella sisters clash as Brie’s wedding fast approaches and Nikki avoids telling John about her previous marriage. Meanwhile, the Divas...

WrestleMania Revenge Tour in Europe wraps up today

WWE

The WrestleMania Revenge Tour of Europe wraps up today with the final two shows in Rotterdam, Netherlands, and Berlin, Germany. The successful tour took WWE Superstars, Divas, and crew to 20 different shows across 11 different countries over just 11 days. While it was a hectic two weeks, most shows were sold out or close to being sold out with RAW...

Full unedited version of this week’s Smackdown put online

Smackdown

An unedited version of this week’s Smackdown taped from London, England, made its way online after someone in production either leaked it or else it was grabbed over the air while it was being beamed back to the United States via satellite. This version shows everything from the entrances of Cole and JBL, to what an audience of Smackdown really...

JR’s BBQ sauce makes its way to Canada

Jim Ross

The Belly Buster Submarines announced yesterday a deal with Jim Ross to bring the JR’s BBQ Sauce in Canada. The Toronto-based sandwich franchise is now offering the full line up of JR’s BBQ Sauce flavors, including JR’s Original and new JR’s Hot BBQ Sauce. “We have always loved wrestling and are excited to combine the food industry and...

Today marks the 15 year anniversary of the death of Owen Hart

Owen Hart

Today, May 23, marks the 15th anniversary of the death of Owen Hart, who tragically passed away during the Over The Edge pay-per-view after a stunt gone wrong. The youngest of the Hart family, Owen was participating in the show as the Blue Blazer, and was supposed to make a grand entrance being lowered from the rafters of the Kemper Arena in...

George Barrios talks WWE Network at J.P. Morgan conference

WWE Network

When delivering a presentation at the 42nd Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference in Boston, Massachusetts on Wednesday, WWE Chief Strategy and Financial Officer George Barrios revealed that by the end of March, the company only had around half a million subscribers to the WWE Network. The first day of WWE Network saw a...

Friends worried as Scott Hall “slips up” again

Scott Hall

Close friends of WWE Hall of Famer Scott Hall are worried that Hall will once again fall off the bandwagon after he missed an appearance for Big Time Wrestling in California. On his Twitter, Hall said that “medical problems” prevented him from appearing at the show last week but according to the promoter, Hall sent him a message telling him he...

WWE returning to Malaysia in October for two shows

WWE

WWE is returning to Malaysia for the first time since 2002 with two shows this coming October. Both shows will be held at the Putra Stadium in Kuala Lumpur on Friday, October 10 and Saturday, October 11. This short – but very important tour – is being done thanks to Malaysia Major Events, a division of Malaysia Convention and...

WWE Studios and Lionsgate extend partnership for six more movies

WWE Studios

WWE Studios and Lionsgate today announced an extension to their partnership which will include six new action films involving WWE Superstars. The first movie announced is titled Vendetta, starring The Big Show in a movie directed by Jen and Sylvia Soska, the twins behind See No Evil 2. It will start production in the Summer. Written by Justin...

WWE 2K15 video game to launch on October 28

WWE 2K15

It’s good news for WWE video games fans as 2K and WWE today announced that the WWE 2K15 game will be released on October 28 in the United States and October 31 for the rest of the world. The sequel to the popular 2K14 video game will be available for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and for the first time on Xbox One and PlayStation 4. This will be the...

Goldberg ready to go to WWE if money is right

Goldberg

Show Goldberg the money, and he’ll show up in a WWE ring. That’s basically what the former World Heavyweight champion told Jim Ross during his appearance on The Ross Report when asked if he would wrestle one more match for the company he spoke against so much over the past several years. Goldberg said that it’s been a while since he talked...

Another law firm investigating WWE over possible fraud

WWE HQ

Another law firm is now investigating possible securities fraud claims against WWE resulting from inaccurate statements the company made regarding its business practices, financial statements and prospects. Ademi & O’Reilly, LLP, joins another law firm the law firm, Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC, which is doing its own investigation headed up...

RAW rating for 05/19/2014

RAW

A lot of people skipped the RAW from London this week as is usually the case for International pre-taped shows with the show getting only 3,763,000 viewers, down nearly a quarter of a million viewers from last week. Hour one did 3,535,000 viewers, followed by 3,903,000 in the second hour, and 3,852,000 in the third and final hour. This was the...

Addition and changes to Payback 2014 PPV card

Rob Van Dam

A new match was announced for Payback last night during Monday Night RAW and another match had two stipulations added to it. Rob Van Dam won a ‘Beat The Clock’ challenge which also included Big E, Ryback, Alberto Del Rio, Dolph Ziggler, and Mark Henry in other matches. Van Dam defeated Del Rio in 4 minutes 15 seconds to become the number one...