Author - Colin Vassallo

Josh Mathews blasts WWE for their “hypocrisy” on Samoa Joe

joshmathews

Former WWE announcer and current TNA Impact commentator Josh Mathews blasted WWE for their “hypocrisy” in a Twitter message after Samoa Joe made his debut on NXT. “How did the @WWENXT announcers know who @SamoaJoe was if we are #obscurity in their world? Sick of hypocrisy,” Mathews said. WWE does not acknowledge TNA on television and they...

Naomi rejoins the cast of Total Divas for season 4

naomi

In a press release issued today by E! announcing the Summer premieres for several of their shows, it was revealed that Total Divas will be getting a Tuesday night time slot starting at 9PM EST. The fourth season of the popular reality TV show will have its premiere on July 7 and the majority of the cast will be returning for their usual...

Destination America rumored to be ready to drop the axe on TNA

Impact Wrestling

The latest buzz going around today is that Destination America is ready to drop the axe on TNA come September with Discovery Communications opting out of the contract less than a year after TNA made its debut in January of this year. While the final nail-in-the-coffin decision still has not been taken in full, the Observer says that Dixie Carter...

NXT Takeover: Unstoppable results

Kevin Owens

Here are the results from last night’s NXT Takeover: Unstoppable WWE Network special which took place at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Finn Balor defeated Tyler Breeze to become the number one contender for the NXT title; Bayley and Charlotte defeated Dana Brooke and Emma;    Baron Corbin defeated Rhyno; Blake and Murphy...

Bischoff/Hervey Enterprises sues TNA for unpaid services

Eric Bischoff

Wrestling website ProWrestling.Net is reporting that Eric Bischoff and Jason Hevery on behalf of Bischoff/Hervey Enterprises and Garett Bischoff have sued TNA Wrestling for $114,500 in unpaid services. According to the lawsuit, TNA owes BHE $101,500 from January through March of this year plus attorney fees. The company had a a contract of...

Samoa Joe makes his NXT debut at Takeover: Unstoppable

Samoa Joe

Former TNA World champion Samoa Joe made his long-anticipated debut in NXT last night during the final moments of NXT Takeover: Unstoppable. Joe came out after Kevin Owens destroyed Sami Zayn and then attacked William Regal after the main event was over. The two faced off as the crowd went bananas however the NXT champion backed off and avoided...

NXT Takeover: Unstoppable live on the WWE Network tonight

NXT

Live from Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, WWE presents NXT Takeover: Unstoppable, tonight on the WWE Network starting at 8PM EST. The full card is as follows: Kevin Owens vs Sami Zayn for the NXT title; Sasha Banks vs Becky Lynch for the NXT Women’s title; Blake and Murphy vs Enzo Amore and Colin Cassady for the NXT Tag Team...

Raw rating for 05/18/2015

RAW

The post-Payback edition of Monday Night Raw drew an average of 3,999,000 viewers, up 312,000 viewers from last week’s show. Hour one and two each drew an average of 4,001,000 viewers while the third hour went down slightly to 3,995,000. This is the best number WWE has done in a month. (Ratings credit: PWInsider.com)

Sami Zayn cleared to wrestle tomorrow at NXT Takeover

Sami Zayn

During a conference call held earlier today, Triple H confirmed that Sami Zayn will be wrestling as scheduled tomorrow against NXT champion Kevin Owens. Zayn was injured on Raw a couple of weeks ago as he came in to wrestle John Cena in Montreal however he managed to finish the match. He underwent an MRI and was then medically cleared to...

Kevin Owens makes Raw debut and takes out John Cena

Kevin Owens

The current NXT champion Kevin Owens made his debut on Monday Night Raw yesterday, taking out John Cena with the pop-up power bomb in his first segment. Owens answered John Cena’s U.S. title open challenge however did not wrestle Cena, only to attack him at the end of the segment and then stepping on the U.S. title while giving Cena the “you...

Matt Bloom and Sara Amato promoted at NXT

NXT

WWE today announced that it has promoted Matt Bloom as permanent Head Coach at NXT following the resignation of Bill DeMott. In addition, Sara Amato has also been promoted to Assistant Head Coach, the first female in such a position. Bloom is known to WWE fans as A-Train, Price Albert, and lately as Jason Albert. Amato is better known as Sara Del...

Dwayne Johnson confirms return for Furious 8 movie

Dwayne Johnson

During an event with the press to promote San Andreas, former WWE champion Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson said that he is onboard for the eighth installment of the Fast & Furious franchise. When he was asked if he would be reprising his role as Luke Hobbs, Johnson replied with, “Of course. It can’t go on without Hobbs!” Johnson also...

Ziggler receives 10 stitches to the head following Payback match

Dolph Ziggler

Dolph Ziggler was on the receiving end of 10 stitches to the head following last night’s match against Sheamus at Payback. Ziggler bled the hard way after he delivered a headbutt and then followed with a super kick but Sheamus kicked out. The two went straight to the finish afterward with Sheamus hitting the Brogue Kick and the pin. WWE medical...

Payback 2015 pay-per-view results

Seth Rollins

Here are the results from last night’s Payback pay-per-view which took place at the Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore, Maryland. R-Truth defeated Stardust and The Ascension defeated Macho Mandow and Curtis Axel in the Kickoff matches; Sheamus defeated Dolph Ziggler; The New Day defeated Tyson Kidd and Cesaro in a two out of three falls match to...