Author - Colin Vassallo

Shaq ready to take on Big Show at WrestleMania 33

Former NBA player Shaquille O’Neal is ready to step in the ring again, this time at WrestleMania 33 next year in Orlando. During a segment on Inside the NBA on TNT, where Shaq is a co-host, he discussed participating in the Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal at WrestleMania. He said that, “Jerry World was crackin!” with 100,000 people and...

Tammy “Sunny” Sytch back in rehab due to health issues

TMZ.COM is reporting that WWE Hall of Famer Tammy “Sunny” Sytch has once again checked herself into a rehab facility with hopes of “offsetting” a possible jail sentence that might come in May stemming from her multiple pending DUI cases. Ryan Satin from ProWrestlingSheet.com and formerly of TMZ also confirmed with Sytch’s sister that...

Raw after SummerSlam in Brooklyn pre-sale now on

The Monday Night Raw following SummerSlam 2016 is currently on pre-sale on Ticketmaster.com and fans wishing to go to the show can purchase tickets by using the code BKRAW. The pre-sale will end on April 8 at 10AM ET and then tickets go on sale to the general public on April 9 at Noon ET. Tickets for this show are $25.50, $40.50, $65.50, $85.50...

Seth Rollins cast in new WWE Studios movie, filming starts today

Former WWE World Heavyweight champion Seth Rollins will be part of the upcoming WWE Studios thriller titled Temple. The movie is being produced in conjunction with Erebus Pictures, co-founded by Gene Simmons. Rollins will be joining Wesley Snipes, Anna Heche, and Dave Annable who will be in the leading roles for this movie with John Stockwell...

Several cast changes for Total Divas rumored for season 6

There are unconfirmed reports that Total Divas will get an overhaul in cast for the upcoming season six on E! Those rumored of not returning to the show at all include Alicia Fox, Rosa Mendes, and Mandy Rose. New cast members allegedly joining the show are Renee Young, Lana, Maryse, and Naomi, who returns to the show after she was booted from...

Gawker files appeal against $140 million Hogan trial

Gawker Media has filed its appeal against the $140 million judgment that a jury of six awarded Hulk Hogan over the leak of the sex tape. On Monday, Gawker filed two motions – one that requests the verdict to be thrown out and the other for the damages to be greatly reduced – according to the Wall Street Journal. A hearing before Judge...

Actual WrestleMania 32 attendance not far off from announced figure

The Wrestling Observer is reporting that the actual attendance for WrestleMania 32 was 97,769, much higher that the company expected and it was thanks to a large amount of last minute standing room only tickets being sold. The announced gate money of over $17 million is based off that actual number while the company announced an inflated number of...

Raw rating for 04/04/2016

The post-WrestleMania Monday Night Raw got owned in the ratings by the NCAA basketball game, getting only an average of 4,090,000 viewers. Last year’s post-Mania show did over 5 million viewers. Hour one started with 4,278,000 viewers, followed by a small dip to 4,178,000 in the second hour, before dropping off to 3,816,000 in the third hour...

Maryse makes surprise appearance on Raw

Former WWE Diva – or should we say Superstar? – Maryse Ouellet made her return on Raw last night, helping her husband The Miz capture the Intercontinental title from Zack Ryder. Maryse came out after Ryder’s father pushed The Miz during the match and then she slapped him, causing the distraction and allowing The Miz to hit the Skull...

Corbin, Crews, Enzo & Cass debut on Raw

The Raw after WrestleMania did not bring in any outside Superstars however it did bring a couple of popular acts from NXT. First to make his Raw debut was Baron Corbin, the winner of the Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal. Corbin’s involvement on Raw was expected considering he won the battle royal just 24 hours before. The former NFL player...

Cesaro returns on Raw after 5 months

When Sami Zayn got taken out from the Raw main event last night, the majority of the crowd expected two people to take his place – John Cena or Randy Orton. But the powers that be left the main event with four smart marks favorites and chose Cesaro as the fourth person. The Swiss Superman received a rock star welcome from the audience...

Reddit WWE insider “Falconarrow” hosts AMA session

Reddit user Falconarrow, a confirmed insider who works with WWE, revealed in a Reddit AMA session today on r/squaredcircle that there are a bunch of surprises and two returns scheduled for the Raw after Mania tonight. A title change is also in the plans with him saying, “However I think this sub will be disappointed in one return that causes a...

Roman Reigns and Charlotte appear on NBC’s TODAY show

WWE champions Roman Reigns and Charlotte appeared on NBC’s TODAY show this morning in New York, flying all the way from Dallas overnight on a private jet. “How did you recover so quickly?” the host asked Charlotte as she made her way in. “Make-up,” Charlotte responded getting a few laughs with her honest answer. She said she hasn’t had...

WWE Network reaches 1.8 million subscribers

WWE today announced that there are a total of 1,820,000 subscribers receiving the WWE Network as of yesterday, thanks to the massive #FreeWrestleMania promotion the company did over the past month. It was the first time that WrestleMania was part of a free month since the Network’s inception. Out of the 1,820,000 subscribers, 370,000 opted to...

Is Brie Bella pregnant?

Brie Bella wrestled her last match for WWE yesterday during the WrestleMania Kickoff show and rumors are that Brie is pregnant with her first child. “These women made my last night feel sooo special. To the #BellaArmy to every women I got in the ring with, to @wwe for living the dream…to my husband @bryanldanielson who taught me...

WWE drops the term Diva completely, unveils new Women’s title

WWE has opted to completely drop the term Diva to distinguish their women athletes and will now instead call them Superstars just like they refer to their male athletes. In an editorial on ThePlayersTribune.com, WWE Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon said that their female performers are “world-class athletes, actors, public speakers and...