Author - Colin Vassallo

Tamina becomes #1 contender for Divas title

Tamina

Tamina, the daughter of WWE Hall of Famer Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka, became the number one contender for the Divas title after she won a 10 Diva battle royal. The ten participants were Nikki Bella, Cameron, Naomi, Emma, Tamina, Alicia Fox, Aksana, Eva Marie, Layla, and Natalya. The last Divas champion, AJ, was not in the battle royal and not even...

Warrior Week on WWE Network

Ultimate Warrior

It is Warrior Week on the WWE Network this week as WWE continues to honor the Ultimate Warrior who passed away a week ago in Scottsdale, Arizona. Every day at 10PM EST, WWE will present Warrior: The Ultimate Legend, a 4-part series focusing on the life, times, and matches of the Ultimate Warrior. WWE Network cameras were following Warrior and his...

Total Divas season two episode four rating

Total Divas

A pre-emption for WrestleMania didn’t help the return of Total Divas this past weekend as episode four of season two got 1.16 million viewers, a drop of 386,000 viewers from two weeks ago. Titled ‘Inhale, Exhale,’ episode four now ranks amongst the lowest when it comes to viewership of the whole series so far.

DirecTV drops WWE pay-per-views from schedule

WWE

DirecTV has followed DISH Network in dropping WWE pay-per-views going forward, reserving the right to broadcast any show on an event-by-event basis. DISH Network was the first company to drop WWE, refusing to broadcast Elimination Chamber but then putting WrestleMania XXX on their schedule since it’s one of the big money-making events for PPV...

Chris Jericho on TBS series Deal With It tomorrow

Chris Jericho

Former WWE champion Chris Jericho will be the celebrity guest on Wednesday’s TBS prank series Deal With It which is hosted by Theo Von. Jericho will be part of the segment called Witness Relocation, where a contestant is instructed to disguise her identity after a run-in with a couple of mobsters reveals a clue about her mysterious past. Deal...

Four advance in the IC title #1 contenders tournament

Rob Van Dam

Four WWE Superstars advanced in the Intercontinental Title #1 contenders tournament yesterday on Monday Night RAW. In the first match, Rob Van Dam defeated Alberto Del Rio, Cesaro defeated Mark Henry in the second bout, Sheamus defeated Jack Swagger in the third, and in the final match, Bad News Barrett defeated Dolph Ziggler. The second round of...

WWE to report Q1 2014 results on May 1

WWE HQ

WWE will be reporting its 2014 first quarter results on Thursday, May 1, 2014, before the opening of the market. WWE CEO and Chairman Vince McMahon and Chief Strategy & Financial Officer George Barrios will host a conference call beginning at 11:00AM EST to discuss the results. This will be an interesting call which will include business from...

Tournament to determine #1 contender for IC title on RAW

Big E Langston

An Intercontinental title tournament will kick off tonight on Monday Night RAW to determine the number one contender for Big E’s title. Eight WWE Superstars will be part of the tournament involving Rob Van Dam, Sheamus, Wade Barrett, Mark Henry, Dolph Ziggler, Alberto Del Rio, Jack Swagger, and Cesaro. The tournament brackets have Mark Henry vs...

Ultimate Warrior’s cause of death published by medical examiner

Ultimate Warrior

The medical examiner in charge who performed the autopsy on the Ultimate Warrior reported that the cause of death was a heart attack. According to TMZ.COM, the official wording on the report reads “Atherosclerotic/Arteriosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease,” and the death is classified as natural, meaning no drugs or alcohol were directly...

WWE offering a one week trial for WWE Network again

WWE Network

WWE is offering another one-week free trial to the WWE Network which will also include the Hall of Fame and WrestleMania XXX to those who take advantage of the offer. The free trial ended before WrestleMania to bump up sales for the big event but now that the show has come and gone, WWE is trying to add more subscribers by giving fans another...

New WWE Studios movie Oculus lands in 3rd in box office chart

WWE Studios

The latest movie which WWE Studios is involved with, titled Oculus, landed in the third spot in the box office charts this weekend and has already more than doubled its production budget. The movie did $12,000,000 over the weekend, behind Captain America: The Winter Soldier, and Rio 2, which both did $41,398,000 and $39,000,000...

Dates and locations for remaining PPVs for year 2014

WWE

WWE has announced the dates of the remaining pay-per-views for the full calendar year. All the following shows will be airing on the WWE Network as well on pay-per-view on select PPV providers. The schedule has Extreme Rules on May 4 in East Rutherford; Payback on June 1 in Chicago; Money In The Bank on June 29 in Boston; Battleground on July 20...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: ‘Inhale, Exhale’

Total Divas

Total Divas returns on the air tonight with a brand new episode after last week it was preempted because of WrestleMania. Episode four of season two tonight is titled ‘Inhale, Exhale’ and will mainly tackle Natalya undergoing surgery, Nikki’s problems with John Cena after she feels he’s lying to her and Trinity shooting a music video for...

James Storm signs new multi-year deal with TNA

James Storm

Former TNA champion James Storm has signed a new multi-year deal with TNA Wrestling. “He has been in TNA since day one. Proud to announce the signing of @Cowboy_J_Storm to a multi-year deal,” wrote John Gaburick on Twitter, TNA’s Executive Vice President of Television Production. Storm made his TNA debut in 2002, appearing on the inaugural...

Hulk Hogan to appear at Smackdown tapings from UK on May 20

Hulk Hogan

Get ready United Kingdom, as Hulkamania will be making a comeback next month as part of the annual WrestleMania Revenge Tour! Hogan will be appearing at the Smackdown tapings at the London O2 Arena which will be tape on May 20. As of this writing he is not advertised for the RAW broadcast. The WrestleMania Revenge Tour starts on May 14 and will go...

WWE sends two senior staff members to help Warrior’s family

WWE

WWE is doing everything in their power to help the wife of the late Warrior Dana and their two daughters. TMZ is reporting that WWE sent two of its senior officials to Arizona to help her with everything she needs with their main task being handle everyday chores so Dana can spend time with her two young daughters. WWE treated Warrior and his...

Layla joins Fandango as his new dance partner

Layla

The storyline that started on Twitter earlier this week where Fandango dumped his dancing partner Summer Rae played out on Smackdown this week. Fandango introduced Layla as his new dance partner and on Twitter wrote, “Fresher than a Summer breeze,” as Summer Rae continued to play her role as “shocked” on the social network website. She...

WWE Superstars and Divas attend Bryan/Bella wedding

Daniel Bryan

There’s a new couple in the WWE as Daniel Bryan and Brie Bella got married yesterday in Sedona, Arizona, in front of several friends, family members, and WWE Superstars and Divas. The wedding was held at the L’Auberge de Sedona Resort and Spa, and WWE Superstars on hand included John Cena, Cesaro, Tyson Kidd, and Jimmy Uso along with Divas...

WWE stocks take a tumble this week on Wall Street

WWE HQ

WWE stocks took a major smackdown this week, losing $10 per share over a period of five days, starting on Monday with an ugly 15% drop after WWE released their initial WWE Network subscribers count. Stocks closed the week today at 20.29 a piece, another 3.93% drop from yesterday’s closing as Wall Street continues to lose faith in the company. At...