Author - Colin Vassallo

Grantland.com publishes fantastic interview with Jim Ross

Jim Ross

Grantland.com has a fantastic interview with WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross which covers several topics including football, announcing, sauce, and of course wrestling. Ross discussed his hiring – and firing – from WWE, including the latest one after SummerSlam for failing to keep the WWE 2K14 panel in check, the night he got bloodied up by...

RAW rating for 01/20/2014

RAW

Monday Night RAW did a great number this week, getting a 3.5 rating and an average of 4,860,000 viewers for the three hour show. That is an increase from last week’s 3.12 number. Hour one had a total of 5,250,000 viewers, followed by 5,000,000 in the second hour, and then a steep drop to 4,360,000 viewers in the third and final hour. Fans...

WrestleMania XXX Axxess ticket information

WrestleMania XXX

Tickets for the WrestleMania Axxess fan interaction multi-day event will go on sale on Saturday, February 1, at Ticketmaster.com. There will be a total of six sessions of Axxess including one on Thursday, one on Friday, three on Saturday, and one on WrestleMania Sunday. The Thursday and Friday events start at 6PM and go through 10PM. The three...

Jake “The Snake” Roberts apologizes for Warrior remark

Jake Roberts

Jake “The Snake” Roberts apologized for dissing the Ultimate Warrior and said he was just trying to be entertaining while appearing on a radio show but “took things too far.” Roberts said that he has no business inferring anything negative about him and added that he deserved the Hall of Fame nod and respect for what he accomplished during...

Roberts takes a dig at Warrior, Warrior fires back

Jake Roberts

In a recent interview on Busted Open radio, Jake “The Snake” Roberts had some not-so-nice words to say about the Ultimate Warrior being inducted in the Hall of Fame which resulted in Warrior firing back at Roberts without mentioning his name directly. “Maybe they’re taking a$$holes and not great talent, I don’t know,” Roberts said when...

Brie Bella holds her bachelorette party in San Diego

Bella Twins

Brie Bella had her bachelorette in San Diego, California, on Saturday night at the Prep Kitchen and TMZ.COM got some photos from the..erm, hairy party! Brie was joined by her sister Nikki and a group of other friends at the party for the celebration and a lot of fake beards were being used for photo ops in honor of her soon-to-be husband Daniel...

Batista returns tonight on RAW

Batista

It’s been nearly 4 years since Batista has appeared on WWE television. But tonight, “The Animal” is back on Monday Night RAW for his return. It was May 24, 2010, when Batista decided to quit WWE, the day after the Over The Limit pay-per-view where he lost a WWE title match against John Cena in an I Quit match. The next night on RAW, Batista...

WWE Hall of Fame 2014 ceremony tickets update

Hall of Fame

WWE Hall of Fame tickets went on sale to the general public yesterday morning on Ticketmaster.com. Floor seats and the 100 level tickets are all gone but tickets in the 300 level are still widely available and you can even get up to 20 tickets in one row. Ticketmaster also has some official platinum tickets available for sale, all in the 100 level...

Mae Young funeral to be held on January 22

Mae Young

The funeral service for Johnnie Mae Young will be held on Wednesday, January 22, at 2PM at the Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel with burial in Greenlawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 5PM till 8PM the day before, Tuesday, January 21, at the same location of the funeral service. The 90 year old WWE Hall of Famer passed...

Gawker wins appeal to leave Hogan sex tape post online

Hulk Hogan

Remember that Hulk Hogan sex tape? Well, a Florida’s 2nd District Court of Appeal sided with Gawker and removed the temporary order banning the website from posting the video online according to the Tampa Bay Times. The website posted parts of the video and a pretty good write up of the whole video and Hogan sued the website, initially winning...

WWE kicks off the WrestleMania 2014 Reading Challenge

WWE

WWE has kicked off the 2014 WrestleMania Reading Challenge along with their partners the Pearson Foundation and the Young Adult Library Services Association, giving participants aged 4-18 to win a trip to WrestleMania XXX or have a WWE Superstar visit them at school. From now through Friday, March 7, students can sign up for the WrestleMania...

Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards debut on Impact

TNA

Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards, the tag team better known as The American Wolves in Ring Of Honor, made their debut last night on Impact. The duo appeared in a backstage segment with TNA President Dixie Carter where she offered them a tryout match for next week and if she likes it, she’ll sign them to a deal. But The Wolves, as they are now...

UFC President Dana White talks about the WWE Network

Dana White

Speaking with the media following the UFC Fight Night 35 show in Atlanta, UFC President Dana White discussed his thoughts about the recently announced WWE Network. “Vince is a guy who is a trailblazer,” White said to the media gathered around him. “He’s an animal, man!” White said that it’s hard to doubt Vince McMahon when you see what...