Author - Colin Vassallo

Betting odds for Extreme Rules 2017

Odds seem to have flipped in the main event of tonight’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view and Seth Rollins has taken over Samoa Joe as the favorite to win the number one contender spot for the WWE Universal title. Samoa Joe, who was the clear favorite yesterday, is now at 11/8 to win, with Seth Rollins the favorite at 10/11. Finn Balor is at 7/1 while...

Impact to hold first house show in two years this August

Impact Wrestling will hold its first non-televised live event in nearly two years this coming August in Staten Island. The show will be held on August 5 at the Richmond County Ball Park and tickets go on pre-sale on June 7 at 10AM, followed by a general sale on June 9 at 10AM. Ticket prices are $25, $40, $50, $60, and $70. The two highest priced...

Extreme Rules 2017 live on pay-per-view and WWE Network tonight

Live from the Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore, Maryland, WWE presents Extreme Rules on pay-per-view and the WWE Network. The full card is as follows: Roman Reigns vs Seth Rollins vs Finn Balor vs Bray Wyatt vs Samoa Joe in a fatal 5-way extreme rules match to determine the #1 contender for the Universal title; Dean AMbrose vs The Miz for the...

Harley Race breaks both legs, undergoes surgery

WWE.COM is reporting that Hall of Famer Harley Race fell in his home and broke both his legs, requiring emergency surgery. Race, who is 74-years-old, sustained a fracture to his right femur and suffered breaks in his left fibula and tibia, as well as a spiral break of his left ankle. The incident happened on Tuesday night but underwent surgery...

Impact rating for 06/01/2017

Impact Wrestling on POP did a total of 287,000 viewers on Thursday night, down 18,000 viewers from last week. Next week’s show will start a 4-week run from India. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Samoa Joe the current favorite to win Extreme Rules main event

Five WWE Superstars will battle tomorrow in a fatal 5-way match to determine the number one contender to the Universal Title, currently held by Brock Lesnar. According to the latest odds, with over 24 hours to go for the actual event, Samoa Joe is currently the clear favorite to win this match with betting odds on him set at 3/10. Interesting...

NXT female referee Jessika starts at non-televised events

Indie wrestler Kennadi Brink, who recently signed a developmental deal with WWE as a referee, made her start at last night’s non-televised NXT event in Orlando, Florida. Brink was introduced by her real name of Jessika as she took charge of the first match of the night. Jessika regularly wrestled for Maryland Championship Wrestling but has also...

Smackdown rating for 05/30/2017

This week’s Smackdown did 2,350,000 viewers, up only 22,000 viewers from last week’s broadcast. Despite being the best number since the April 25 episode, the number is still down from the pre-NBA Playoffs average. Smackdown was #1 on the top 50 cable chart among the 18-49 demographic. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

John Cena returning on July 4 Smackdown Live

John Cena is currently filming a movie, titled The Pact, in Atlanta and with Smackdown being in Atlanta this week, many thought that he’d pop in for an appearance. It wasn’t meant to be, and Cena said that Tuesday was “bittersweet” because he’s enjoying his time in Atlanta doing the movie but Smackdown was “so close.” Cena, who has...

Lana wants spot in the Money In The Bank all-women ladder match

Despite not having debuted on Smackdown Live yet using her new dancing gimmick, Lana is now trying to get herself in the Smackdown women’s Money In The Bank ladder match. Using Twitter, Lana wrote, “Dear @ShaneMcMahon, can I please negotiate being put in the first ever MITB women’s match? I’d like to be apart of history. Thank you.” The...

Raw rating for 05/29/2017

Monday Night Raw drew only 2,612,000 viewers for the Memorial Day episode, and that is without any NBA competition. There was the NHL Stanley Cup Final which did nearly 5 million viewers head-to-head but all major television shows were on repeat. Raw did 3,000 less viewers than last week. Hour one did 2,689,000 viewers, followed by 2,681,000...

The New Day returns on Smackdown Live

The longest reigning WWE Tag Team champions, The New Day, returned on television last night on Smackdown Live. This was the first televised appearance by the trio since the night after WrestleMania 33 when they were attacked by The Revival on Raw. The week after, The New Day moved to Smackdown as part of the Superstar Shake-up but they never...

Summer Rae in Maxim Magazine’s Hot 100 issue

WWE Superstar Summer Rae may have been off WWE television for several months, but the blond stunner got the nod from Maxim Magazine as she was included in the Maxim Hot 100, an issue which comes out today. Rae, who is listed as Danielle “Summer Rae” Moinet, is photographed on the sand in a red bikini showing off her stunning body with the...

WWE’s fitness brand Tapout launches body spray collection

Tapout, the fitness brand now owned by WWE and Authentic Brands Group, today launched the Tapout Body Sprays Collection which are now available at Walmart stores for $7.98 each. Tapout brand ambassador John Cena will appear in an ad campaign through exclusive digital content on WWE and Tapout channels, event sponsorships, as well as TV and...

Nearly two dozen Impact talent make overseas trip to India

PWInsider.com is reporting that 22 Impact Wrestling stars are currently in India to participate in the television tapings which are set to take place tomorrow and Wednesday at the Reliance MediaWorks Studios in Mumbai. The talent who will be appearing in the four weeks worth of television tapings are Alberto el Patron, Allie, Bobby Lashley...

The Bella Twins on Whose Line Is It Anyway? next week

Nikki and Brie Bella will be on Whose Line Is It Anyway? on Monday, June 5 starting at 9PM ET on The CW Network. Hosted by comedian Aisha Tyler, the show features Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady and Colin Mochrie, along with guest comedian Jeff Davis as they put their comedic skills to the test through a series of spontaneous improv games that are...