Author - Colin Vassallo

Merch Madness 40% off promotion on WWE Shop

To celebrate March Madness, WWE is running a “merch madness” promotion on WWE Shop, with savings up to 40% on titles and memorabilia through tomorrow 11:59PM PST! Items on sale with great discounts include the WWE Championship replica title, the WWE Championship spinner replica title, the Intercontinental title replica, the Raw and Smackdown...

Jack Swagger released from WWE

Jack Swagger has been finally released from his WWE deal, 13 days after requesting to be let go from his contract. “WWE has come to terms on the release of Jack Swagger. WWE wishes Swagger the best in all his future endeavors,” WWE said in a short statement posted on WWE.COM. Swagger went on the Chael Sonnen Beyond The Fight podcast to...

WWE says goodbye to the Joe Louis Arena with one final Raw

WWE tonight says goodbye to the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan, as the arena hosts the final Monday Night Raw before it is demolished this year. Throughout its history, the Joe Louis Arena hosted seven WWE pay-per-views: Survivor Series in 1991, 1999, and 2005, Vengeance 2002, Royal Rumble 2009, Over The Limit 2010, and Night of Champions...

The Undertaker vs Roman Reigns official for WrestleMania 33

The match between The Undertaker and Roman Reigns for WrestleMania 33 was made official today by WWE.COM. Reigns, who is supposed to be a top babyface in WWE, will surely hear the boos from the 60,000+ fans who will be inside the Camping World Stadium, especially against The Undertaker. The seeds for this feud were planted at the Royal Rumble when...

Live WWE event results from 03/12 in New York, New York

W-O Newsletter Dominick Valenti attended last night’s non-televised live event at Madison Square Garden in New York and sent in the following results. Randy Orton defeated AJ Styles; Rhyno, Heath Slater, and Kalisto defeated Breezango, and Curt Hawkins; Dolph Ziggler defeated Apollo Crews; Dean Ambrose defeated The Miz, Luke Harper, and Baron...

ESPN sending SportsCenter to WrestleMania 33

At today’s SXSW panel between WWE, ESPN, Facebook, and Mashable, it was revealed that ESPN will be taking SportsCenter to WrestleMania. This will be the second year in a row that ESPN is taking SportsCenter to WrestleMania. For WrestleMania 31 they did some more coverage than usual on television but the company did not send any reporters to the...

Hideo Itami returns and attacks Riddick Moss

Hideo Itami made his return to NXT last night at a non-televised live event after being out of action since October of last year. Itami showed up after the Tino Sabbatelli vs Murphy match, and attacked Riddick Moss who was in Tino’s corner. He then delivered the GTS to Moss, who was the person who originally put him on the shelf last year. The...

The Sale of TNA Wrestling added to W-O Timeline

The Sale of TNA Wrestling has been given the Wrestling-Online.com’s Timeline treatment, the seventh topic to be featured with all the news related to the TNA sale in chronological order. In The Sale of TNA Wrestling Timeline, you can relive all the stories related to the sale of TNA, the financial struggle the company went through under Dixie...

Reby Hardy rips on Impact and Anthem with NSFW rant

In response to Anthem sending cease and desist letters to the Hardys, Matt’s wife Reby exploded on Impact’s parent company Anthem with a NSFW rant on Twitter. Reby kicked off her rant telling Ed Nordholm and Jeff Jarrett – the two heading up Impact Wrestling – to f**k off and said she’s more than happy to “play this...

Impact rating for 03/09/2017

A new regime brought in same ratings for Impact Wrestling, as the much hyped first show under Anthem’s and Jarrett’s direction actually drew less than last week’s show. The March 9 episode of Impact had 292,000 viewers on POP, down 3,000 viewers from last week’s episode. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Brie Bella reveals baby daughter’s name

Former WWE Superstar Brie Bella is gracing the cover of the April 2017 edition of Fit Pregnancy and revealed what name she and her husband chose for their baby daughter. The duo chose the not-so-common name of Birdy Joe after going through other choices like Branch, Brayden, Brynn, and Bridget. “Joe, her middle name, is after my grandfather...

Finn Balor returns to the ring after seven months out

Finn Balor returned to action last night at a non-televised live event in Buffalo, New York and was part of the six-man tag team main event match. Balor teamed up with Sami Zayn and Chris Jericho to take on Kevin Owens, Samoa Joe, and Triple H. The ending came when HHH took out Sami with the Pedigree, then Balor took out Triple H, Kevin Owens...

Chris Jericho off all shows in May due to Fozzy tour

Chris Jericho will be taking a few weeks time off from WWE after WrestleMania as he resumes touring with his band Fozzy. Jericho’s touring starts in the beginning of May and ends in mid June, with shows scattered around the United States as well as the Download Festival in the United Kingdom. Jericho is advertised up until the Payback...

Shane McMahon pulls in major salary in first year back in WWE

While Shane McMahon is not listed as involved in WWE from the corporate side of things, his salary for 2016 was also listed in the documents filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. Shane, who returned last February, made a whooping $2.15 million in WWE, a sum listed as performance fees and royalties. That includes his...