Author - Colin Vassallo

WWE hits back at CM Punk and his back lump allegation

CM Punk

WWE has fired back at CM Punk and his allegations regarding the WWE medical staff in a post on the WWE.COM website. WWE said that while Punk claimed to have a baseball-sized lump on his back near the waistband of his tights, WWE investigated the issue and came out with four answers: “CM Punk did not discuss this alleged condition with WWE’s...

TNA returning to German, Austrian, and Swiss television this month

Impact Wrestling

TNA is finally returning to German, Austrian, and Swiss television later this month after the company reached a deal with DMAX to air Impact every Saturday night on free television starting at 11:15PM local time. DMAX is owned by Discovery Communications, which is also the parent company of Destination America, TNA’s broadcast partner in the...

Jon Stewart fires back at Seth Rollins after diss on Raw

Seth Rollins

The soon-to-be ex-host of the Daily Show, Jon Stewart, recorded a video message to Seth Rollins who this past Monday on Raw said that he could easily replace him as host on the popular Comedy Central show and actually make the show watchable again. Stewart, who is a big wrestling fan himself, called Rollins a turncoat for abandoning the Shield and...

WWE’s Dr. Chris Amann sues CM Punk and Colt Cabana

WWE logo

WWE physician Dr. Chris Amann has filed a lawsuit in Cook County Circuit Court in Illinois against Phil Brooks and Scott Colton – better known as CM Punk and Colt Cabana – for their comments they made about him during the infamous interview Punk had on Cabana’s Art of Wrestling podcast. The lawsuit alleges that both former WWE...

Rhyno makes NXT debut


The episode of NXT where Rhyno made his NXT debut aired last night on the WWE Network and WWE uploaded the whole segment on YouTube. Rhyno, who hasn’t wrestled for the WWE since June 2005, came out to a massive pop and “holy shit” chants from the rabid NXT crowd at Full Sail University and then started a “Gore, gore, gore” chant. Rhyno...

Big Daddy V / Viscera’s widow sues WWE for wrongful death

Nelson Frazier

Cassandra Frazier, who is the widow of the late former WWE Superstar Mabel/Viscera/Big Daddy V, has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against World Wrestling Entertainment in Shelby County Circuit Court in Memphis, Tennessee. The lawsuit states that her husband, Nelson Frazier Jr, passed away due to the effects of punishment he endured while...

Raw rating for 02/16/2015


Monday Night Raw this week drew a total of 3,997,000 viewers, up 339,000 from last week’s show. Hour one did 4,138,000 viewers, followed by 4,026,000 viewers in the second, and then down even more to 3,828,000 viewers in the third and final hour. (Ratings credit:

Co-workers of Samoa Joe react to his TNA departure on Twitter

Samoa Joe

The departure of Samoa Joe from TNA Wrestling led to several of his peers write about him on their Twitter feed today. Leading the compliments was Kurt Angle, a man who had some epic feuds with Joe himself when he arrived in TNA. “To @SamoaJoe – 1 of the very best I’ve ever had the privilege to wrestle. Many Blessings to you and your...

10-K SEC filings reveal more WWE Network numbers

WWE Network

In their latest 10-K filings with the Securities Exchange Commission, there were some very interesting numbers revealed about the WWE Network. Ever since the Network was launched on February 24, 2014, WWE had approximately 1,490,000 gross subscribers by the year end but a whopping 674,000 decided not to keep the service. In total, WWE generated...

Total Divas season 3 episode 16 rating

Total Divas

Episode 16 of season 3 of Total Divas which was titled ‘All Hail Brie Mode,’ did the lowest rating of the second half of the season, with 914,000 viewers tuning in. That is down 166,000 viewers from the previous week. The show faced some stiff competition from the 40th anniversary of Saturday Night Live during its time slot like anything else...

Samoa Joe leaves TNA Wrestling

Samoa Joe

TNA has lost one of its longest serving employees as Samoa Joe announced yesterday that he is no longer working for the company in a short tweet. “I have decided to part ways with @ImpactWrestling. My very best to them moving forward, and my eternal thanks to the fans,” Joe wrote. He did not elaborate further as to why he’s...

WWE stocks have another good run on Wall Street today

WWE logo

WWE stocks had another good day today on Wall Street, adding 4.49%, or 75 cents, to its value, ending the day at $17.34 a piece after opening at $16.65. Stocks reached a high of $17.47 and a low of $16.59. With today’s 4% addition, WWE stocks increased 26% since last Thursday when the company released its Q4 2014 and year end results.

Eddie Edwards suffers broken heel at TNA tapings

The Wolves

TNA’s Eddie Edwards is facing a few months on the sidelines after he suffered an apparent broken heel during one of TNA’s One Night Only pay-per-view tapings on Sunday afternoon. Edwards flew back home yesterday missing the last set of PPV tapings and will be getting his injury checked and date set for his surgery. Edwards was wrestling his...

Is Brock Lesnar staying in WWE or leaving after WrestleMania?

Brock Lesnar

In his latest blog, Jim Ross said according to sources it’s looking more likely that Brock Lesnar stays with WWE past WrestleMania 31. According to these sources, the apparent change of heart is due long term health affects of fighting, specifically concussion oriented issues. Lesnar’s WWE deal is set to expire after WrestleMania 31 and the...

Wyatt and Cena slightly injured during Raw dark match

Bray Wyatt

According to eye witness reports, Bray Wyatt vomited during his dark match with John Cena after Raw went off the air last night. Other reports don’t mention Wyatt getting sick however the one thing in common is that Wyatt botched a spot with Cena when he he lost his grip and both were reportedly hurt, with Cena even getting cut in the face. The...