Author - Colin Vassallo

Kevin Owens to make NXT debut on December 11 WWE Network special

Kevin Steen

The first promo for Kevin Steen, who will now be using the name of Kevin Owens, is set to air on tonight’s NXT episode on the WWE Network. The promo was leaked on video sharing websites YouTube and Daily Motion today which showed the date of 12/11/2014 as his debut. That date is the next NXT Takeover special on the WWE Network which will be...

TNA wraps up original episodes run on Spike

TNA

The last first-run Impact show on Spike aired yesterday, nine years and one month after the first episode on the network aired on October 1, 2005. TNA moved to Spike after WWE moved back to USA Network, freeing up a wrestling time slot on the growing network. TNA had no television deal since June of that year after they were dumped from Fox Sports...

Spike TV and TNA thank each other after 9 years of partnership

Impact

After TNA announced its new partnership with Discovery Communications for Impact Wrestling on Destination America, Spike TV President Kevin Kay issued a statement which was originally published by PWInsider.com. “Our partnership with TNA Wrestling will officially come to an end with our last telecast on December 24,” Kay wrote, confirming that...

John Cena in new Foot Locker advertising campaign

John Cena

Former WWE champion John Cena is featured in a new advertising campaign for Foot Locker along with boxing legend Manny Pacquiao and NBA stars James Harden, Tim Duncan, and Derrick Rose. The campaign, which has humorous 30 second commercials, is for Foot Locker’s “Week of Greatness” event, a week of the most anticipated sneaker and gear...

A look at the new home of TNA television: Destination America

Impact

TNA today announced a new television deal with Destination America, a network owned by Discovery Communications. The station has been broadcasting since 1996, first as Discovery Travel and Living, then Discovery Home and Leisure, then Discovery Home, and then Planet Green before changing to their current name in May 2012. Approximately 60 million...

Raw rating for 11/17/2014

RAW

Monday Night Raw this week drew 3,773,000 viewers, down 158,000 from last week’s taped episode from Liverpool, England. Hour one did 3,894,000, followed by 3,780,000 in the second hour, and then 3,641,000 for the third and final hour with the big reveal of Team Cena. Not good news going into the Survivor Series for sure! (Ratings credit:...

Another huge stipulation added to Survivor Series main event

survivorseries

Another huge stipulation was added to this Sunday’s Survivor Series main event during yesterday’s Smackdown television tapings. While The Authority will lose control if they lose to Team Cena, now Team Cena members – Cena himself, Dolph Ziggler, Big Show, Ryback, and Erick Rowan – will all be fired if they do not win the match. The...

TNA’s television future to be revealed today

TNA

TNA’s new television deal will be apparently revealed tonight after TNA President Dixie Carter said the future of the show will be revealed today. “What is the future of @IMPACTWRESTLING? TODAY it is revealed,” she wrote in a tweet, followed by a link to their new mailing list titled TNA-Lister. Spike will be airing the final first-run...

Team Cena and Team Authority get all their members

John Cena

Team Authority and Team Cena were finally fully assembled last night on Monday Night Raw just days away from the Survivor Series. Team Authority features captain Seth Rollins, Kane, Mark Henry, the U.S. champion Rusev, and the new Intercontinental champion Luke Harper. Team Cena swapped one member and added one to wrap up the team with captain...

Larry The Cable Guy to guest star on Raw next week

RAW

Following last night’s Grumpy Cat appearances on Raw, WWE has lined up Larry the Cable Guy as the guest star for the November 24 edition of Monday Night Raw. Larry the Cable Guy will be there to promote his new movie, Jingle All The Way 2, which comes out on Blu-Ray, DVD, and Digital HD, on December 2. The movie, a collaboration between...

WWE 2K15 released for PS4 and Xbox One today

WWE 2K15

WWE and 2K today announced that WWE 2K15 is available now in North America for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, with international releases scheduled for November 21, 2014. The game for the next generation console systems was pushed back a few weeks and was not released with the game for PS3 and Xbox 360. “WWE 2K15 for the PlayStation 4 system...