Author - Colin Vassallo

High demand for WrestleMania 31 tickets on Ticketmaster

WrestleMania 31

Ticketmaster.com received a ton of traffic today as WrestleMania 31 tickets went on sale earlier this morning. The ticket website turned off the seat selector due to high demand and was only accepting requests where the website automatically assign a ticket for you. Eventually that went south as well as all searches, even for just one single...

Dixie Carter says new TV deal to be announced “soon”

Dixie Carter

Responding to a fan tweet, TNA President Dixie Carter said that TNA will be announcing a new television deal “soon.” Spike TV has agreed to keep airing Impact until the end of December 2014 as the two parties keep negotiating over a possible new deal, or so both companies say. A few months ago TMZ broke the story that Spike has pulled the plug...

WrestleMania 31 pre-sale starts today, more codes published

WrestleMania 31

Tickets for WrestleMania go on sale this morning with a pre-sale kicking off at 7AM PST, two days before tickets go on sale to the general public. Apart form the three codes published yesterday – LEADER, WMANIA, and INSTAG – fans can also use SANJOSE, LEGEND, and VISITS as pre-sale codes. These codes might result in different seating...

WWE extends TV distribution agreement in Spain for two more years

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WWE and ATRESMEDIA today announced an extension to their television distribution agreement in Spain for two more years through 2016. “We are very excited to continue our partnership with WWE, something we started a year ago with a clear plan to build the brand consistently for the future in Spain. The results are already here and we think...

Raw rating for 11/10/2014

RAW

The taped Monday Night Raw from Liverpool drew a total of 3,931,000 viewers, down slightly from last week’s 4,040,000 number. Hour one had 4,018,000 viewers, followed by 3,943,000 in the second, and then 3,831,000 in the third and final hour. (Ratings credit: PWInsider.com)

Codes for WrestleMania 31 pre-sale kicking off tomorrow morning

WrestleMania 31

The pre-sale for WrestleMania 31 kicks off tomorrow, Thursday, at 7AM PST on Ticketmaster.com and so far three different codes have found their way online. Those wanting to get a head start on the tickets can use either of these three codes: LEADER, WMANIA, and INSTAG. Please note that the different codes might result in different seating...

Vince McMahon appears at Smackdown taping to rile up dead crowd

Vince Mcmahon

Fans at the Smackdown tapings yesterday in Liverpool, England, got an unexpected segment during commercial breaks involving WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon. The boss was irate with the fans who were quiet and didn’t react to anything that was going on and after a while, McMahon came out to a good pop from the crowd. He then walked back...

WWE releases statement on Alberto Del Rio

WWE logo

After the man formerly known as Alberto Del Rio posted a statement on his Twitter regarding his future and recent departure from WWE, WWE posted a statement of their own regarding the situation. “Following his departure from WWE, former WWE Superstar Alberto Del Rio and WWE have reached a mutual understanding with regard to his future booking...

Dwayne Johnson teams with Kevin Hart for new movie

Dwayne Johnson

Variety.com has an exclusive story online about Dwayne Johnson teaming up with Kevin Hart to star in a new buddy action comedy movie titled Central Intelligence. The synopsis of the movie according to Variety is, “The story begins with a class reunion approaching, as a former high school sports star turned accountant (Hart) is contacted by a...

Team Cena and Team Authority take shape on Raw

survivorseries

Members of Team Cena and Team Authority for the traditional 5 on 5 Survivor Series match were revealed yesterday on Monday Night Raw from Liverpool. Team Cena so far consists of captain John Cena, Intercontinental champion Dolph Ziggler, Sheamus, and Big Show, with one more member left to be added. Team Authority has Seth Rollins as team captain...

Chris Jericho returns to WWE during European tour

Chris Jericho

Chris Jericho returned to his WWE duties yesterday and participated in the non-televised live event against Bray Wyatt in Bournemouth, England. Jericho will be appearing at the Smackdown television tapings tonight in Liverpool with his Highlight Reel segment which will have The Authority as guests. The former Undisputed WWE champion was last seen...

CM Punk gets new gig: writer at Marvel Comics

CM Punk

Marvel today announced that CM Punk has joined its team of Marvel Comics writer and will debut with February’s Thor Annual #1. Interviewed for the Marvel.com website, Punk said that it’s a process that started back at the 2011 San Diego Comic Con when he met Marvel Comics Editor-In-Chief Axel Alonso. Punk admits that he’s never written a...

Ryback takes on Cena tonight on Raw

Ryback

Raw will not be live tonight but will be airing on tape delay as the show is being filmed in Liverpool, England, as part of the European tour. With Raw two weeks away from the Survivor Series, Team Cena will likely start adding members for the traditional 5 on 5 Survivor Series match vs Team Authority. Speaking of Cena, after being absent from the...

A feline to guest star on Raw on November 17!

RAW

WWE today announced that Grumpy Cat will guest star on Monday Night Raw on November 17. “Grumpy Cat has become a pop-culture phenomenon and currently boasts 7 million Facebook fans, 500,000 Instagram followers and her YouTube page has received 29 million video views,” the press release read. “With countless media appearances including The...

WWE and Alberto Del Rio reach settlement after release

Alberto Del Rio

Former WWE champion Alberto Del Rio posted a message on his Twitter saying he has reached an agreement with WWE for future bookings. “Following my departure from wwe an understanding was reach with regards to my future booking opportunities, we wish eachother well in our respective future endeavors,” Del Rio wrote. Del Rio, who now goes by the...

Nikki and Brie Bella present award at the 2014 MTV EMA’s

Bella Twins

Setting aside their on-screen feud for the night, Nikki and Brie Bella attended the 2014 MTV EMA’s last night at The Hydro in Glasgow, Scotland. The duo, along with actor David Hasselhoff, presented the award for Best Female to singer Ariana Grande. You can see some photos of the Bellas looking absolutely fabulous below. #458717350 /...

Canadian fans to get Smackdown on Wednesday nights next year

Smackdown

Canadian-based website SLAM! Wrestling is reporting that once Smackdown moves to Thursday nights in the United States in January 2015, Canada will get the show a day earlier than anyone else in the world. Jennifer Cram, Communications Officer Sportsnet & NHL Properties at Rogers, which has all the rights for WWE television shows in the...