Author - Colin Vassallo

WWE extends deal for three of their top executives

WWE HQ

The latest WWE 8-K filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission reveal that the company has entered into a new agreement with three of their most powerful executives, Michelle D. Wilson, Chief Revenue & Marketing Officer, George A. Barrios, Chief Strategy & Financial Officer, and Kevin Dunn, Executive Producer & Chief, Global...

SummerSlam 2015 tickets go on sale to general public

SummerSlam

Tickets for this year’s SummerSlam pay-per-view went on sale to the general public this morning at 10AM. Only a few tickets remain available apart from the Platinum tickets, which sell for up to $2,000. The one week pre-sale was very successful and WWE sold out of all the allocated tickets. Tickets are being sold for $30.50, $50.50, $75.50...

Steve Austin appears on AXS TV’s Inside MMA

Steve Austin

WWE Hall of Famer Stone Cold Steve Austin appeared on AXS TV’s Inside MMA yesterday for an interview with host Bas Rutten. Right out, Rutten asked Stone Cold about CM Punk in the UFC and Austin said that he likes what CM Punk brings to the table as he’s very precise, has great microphone skills, and has great psychology as well. He would have...

DISH not offering WrestleMania 31 on pay-per-view…yet

WrestleMania 31

DISH has so far not decided if it will carry WrestleMania 31 on traditional pay-per-view this year, with the company not carrying any WWE pay-per-views since last year’s WrestleMania XXX. “DISH continues to consider the value of WWE pay-per-view on an event by event basis and has made no announcements regarding the carriage of WrestleMania as...

WWE Network session at SXSW festival this Sunday

WWE Network

WWE will be represented at the SXSW festival this weekend with the WWE Network taking center stage during a one hour presentation. WWE Chief Strategy and Financial Officer George Barrios will join MLBAM Senior Vice President Jeffrey Volk and WWE’s Renee Young at the Four Seasons Ballroom AB 98 at San Jacinto Blvd on Sunday, March 15, to talk...

The Phoenix Suns celebrates WWE night with Superstars and Divas

Daniel Bryan

The Phoenix Suns celebrated its WWE Night yesterday with Lilian Garcia singing the national anthem and appearances from Daniel Bryan, The Bella Twins, and Dolph Ziggler. Daniel Bryan lead a ‘Yes!’ chant before tip-off, the Bellas appeared on the pre-game show and did a t-shirt toss during a timeout, and Daniel and Dolph Ziggler supported fans...

WrestleMania Superstore to open on March 27 in San Jose

WrestleMania 31

The WrestleMania Superstore will be making its return this year with WWE setting up shop at the San Jose Convention Center at 150 West San Carlos Street. The entrance will be adjacent to WrestleMania Axxess and no ticket is required to enter the Superstore. The store will open on Thursday, March 26, from Noon to 11PM, and again on Friday with the...

NXT live event to be part of WrestleMania weekend in San Jose

NXT

WWE’s exciting NXT brand is going to be a part of WrestleMania week as WWE announced that there will be an NXT live event in San Jose on Friday, March 27. The event will take place at the San Jose State University Event Center and it will have a start time of 10PM, giving fans enough time to go to Axxess and then attend NXT. The University is...

Eva Marie at the Wizard World Comic Con Raleigh this weekend

Eva Marie

WWE Diva and Total Divas star Eva Marie will be attending the Wizard World Comic Con Raleigh this weekend at the Raleigh Convention Center. Her appearance will on Saturday, March 14, and she will be posing for photos with fans starting at Noon and then will be signing autographs at 12:45PM. She will be staying there until 2:30PM. Wizard World is...

Matt Hardy signs new full-time deal with TNA

Matt Hardy

TNA announced today that Matt Hardy has signed a full-time deal with the company after working with them on a part-time schedule. In a video posted on YouTube two days ago, Hardy said he was enjoying being his own boss and making a lot of money but 8 months ago TNA came calling again. He worked both indy dates as well as TNA and he was getting...

Raw rating for 03/09/2015

RAW

Monday Night Raw this week did 3,859,000 viewers, just 34,000 viewers up from last week’s show. With WrestleMania season and no NFL going head-to-head, the numbers have been particularly low this year. Hour one started with 3,699,000 viewers, followed by 3,937,000 in the second hour, and then 3,940,000 in the third and final hour. (Ratings...

SummerSlam 2015 travel packages now available

SummerSlam

WWE has put on sale three different SummerSlam travel packages for this year: Gold, Platinum, and Big Apple. Each package contains a 3 nights Times Square area hotel, roundtrip transport via subway to SummerSlam and Raw, a Monday Night Raw ticket, Breakfast Slam session with WWE Superstars, and obviously a ticket to the SummerSlam...

WrestleMania 31 card gets two more matches

John Cena

Two more matches were made official for WrestleMania 31 last night on Raw. The United States title will be on the line as Rusev will defend his belt against John Cena. This will be the first time the U.S. title will be defended at a WrestleMania since WrestleMania 23 in 2007 when Chris Benoit retained by defeating MVP. At WrestleMania 27, the U.S...