Author - Colin Vassallo

Two matches added to the Elimination Chamber 2014 PPV

Darren Young

The Elimination Chamber card looks to be complete now with two matches added to the pay-per-view. Announced yesterday were New Age Outlaws vs The Usos for the WWE Tag Team titles and Darren Young vs Titus O’Neil. Those two matches will join the Elimination Chamber match for the WWE World Heavyweight title, Big E vs Jack Swagger for the IC title...

Chris Jericho to let fans write foreword of his new book

Chris Jericho

Writing a foreword for a book is usually reserved to someone who is special to the author but Chris Jericho wants to do something different. For his upcoming book, Jericho is asking his fans to submit their proposed foreword and the winner will get the honor to grace the opening pages. Y2J is looking for a 1,000 word essay on why you are a fan of...

Is CM Punk really gone for good?

CM Punk

It is being reported by PWInsider.com that the word going around is that CM Punk was given his release from WWE this past Friday. If he indeed was given his release, the folks at WWE.COM haven’t done their job yet as his profile is still up on the website and Punk is featured on the front page of WWEShop.com to sell his new merchandise. The...

Live WWE event results from 02/16 in Las Vegas, NV.

WWE

W-O reader David attended the live WWE event in Las Vegas last night and sent in the following results: Big E defeated Ryback; Bella Twins defeated Summer Rae and Tamina Snuka; Kofi Kingston defeated Fandango in a dance off; New Age Outlaws defeated The Usos and The Real Americans in a triple threat tag team match; Daniel Bryan, Christian, and...

WWE Diva Naomi out for up to six weeks

Naomi

WWE Diva Naomi, one half of the Funkadactyls, will be out for up to a month and a half due to the eye injury she suffered on Monday Night RAW. The injury happened when Aksana kneed her in the face while she was down, causing problems with her vision and orbital bone. WWE.COM reported that surgery will not be required as there was no damage to the...

Which TV network will walk out with the WWE shows?

WWE

Yesterday, NBC Universal’s exclusive window to renew all WWE programming came to an end, and unless they coughed up the money that WWE was looking for, the company is now in a position to deal with other potential networks. WWE has not announced that it has reached a deal and more likely will not announce anything until April judging from...

HBO picks up Dwayne Johnson’s TV series Ballers

The Rock (Movies)

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has announced that HBO has picked up his pilot of the show titled Ballers, a half-hour dramedy series looking into the lives of a group of former and current football players. The former WWE champion is the lead star and also once of the executive producers of the series. Mark Wahlberg will also be serving as...

WWE and Mattel extend agreement through 2019

WWE

WWE and Mattel today announced a multi-year extension of their global master toy licensing agreement that will go through 2019. Mattel has owned the WWE rights for action figures and toys since 2009 after taking over from JAKKS Pacific. Since then, WWE action figures have ranked as the number 1 action figure property in the U.S. and consistently...

Jeff Jarrett speaks for the first time since leaving TNA

Jeff Jarrett

With the song “Everything will change” by Gavin DeGraw in the background, Jeff Jarrett talked for the first time since he departed TNA in December in a video posted on Vimeo. Jarrett said that he and his wife Karen were departing to Mexico City for their first big event since leaving TNA and he “can’t wait to make a real formal...

Ric Flair back on WWE payroll

Ric Flair

The Wrestling Observer is reporting that Ric Flair has signed a new contract with the WWE, months after he was going to get one before making some mistakes at the SummerSlam weekend which eventually sent him packing back home. According to the Observer, although Flair is allowed to work outside WWE, future appearances and business deals have to go...

Two WWE Superstars lose part of their ring name

Antonio Cesaro

Two WWE Superstars have received a name change, or better yet, a modification to their ring name. Antonio Cesaro will now be called Cesaro, dropping his first name, while Big E Langston will lose his last name and will be called Big E from now on. The name change has already been updated on WWE.COM.

Jeff Hardy returning at the Lockdown pay-per-view

Jeff Hardy

After two and a half months off television, Jeff Hardy will be returning to TNA at the Lockdown pay-per-view next month in Coral Gables, Florida. His return was announced by MVP, whose on-screen role is a TNA investor, in a video which was taped for the #IMPACT365 initiative on YouTube. MVP is seen behind a desk talking on the phone asking for a...

Hall of Fame ceremony airing live on the WWE Network

Hall of Fame

Here’s another reason why you should subscribe to the WWE Network when it launches on February 24: The WWE Hall of Fame induction ceremony will be airing live, in full, on Saturday, April 5. While USA Network has aired segments of the Hall of Fame and WWE.COM also streamed parts of it, this will be the first time that the full, unedited ceremony...

RAW rating for 02/10/2014

RAW

Monday Night RAW this week pulled a 3.14 rating with a total of 4,329,000 viewers, up just over 100,000 viewers from last week’s 4,211,000. Hour one did 4,499,000 viewers followed by 4,336,000 in hour two and then 4,153,000 in the third and final hour. (Ratings credit: PWInsider.com)

Hulk Hogan returning to WWE on February 24 RAW

Hulk Hogan

PWInsider.com is reporting that Hulk Hogan is confirmed to return on the February 24 edition of Monday Night RAW, the night after the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view and the day that the WWE Network is launched. Hogan, who is coming along with Jimmy Hart, was set to return at the WWE Network announcement event in Las Vegas however plans changed...

SummerSlam 2014 returning to Los Angeles

SummerSlam

The second biggest WWE pay-per-view of the year, SummerSlam, will be once again held at the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. This will be the sixth SummerSlam in a row to be held at the STAPLES Center, with the date this year being August 17. Tickets for the show go on sale on March 15 with pre-sale kicking off a few days before...