Author - Colin Vassallo

Stephanie McMahon films interview for UFC’s Rousey/Holm special

Ronda Rousey

WWE’s Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon filmed an interview for the UFC which was included in the UFC Embedded special on Ronda Rousey vs Holly Holm which aired yesterday on Fox. In the extended preview that UFC has released on November 5, footage from WrestleMania 31 where Rousey grabbed McMahon by the arm towards the end of the surprise...

Seth Rollins to undergo knee surgery on Tuesday

Seth Rollins

Seth Rollins will be undergoing knee surgery on Tuesday in Birmingham, Alabama, and will be performed by Dr. Jeffrey Dugas at the Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center. The former champ will be heading to Birmingham today as he has his consultation on Monday before going under the knife the following day, a surgery which will...

The Boogeyman signs WWE Legends contract

The Boogeyman

The Boogeyman announced on his Twitter that he too has signed a WWE Legends contract, joining Tatanka and “Superstar” Billy Graham who also signed a deal this week. “Guess who, just signed a WWE SUPERSTAR  Legends Contract…Never Give Up..Thank U Vince..Cmin2getcha,” he wrote. The man behind the gimmick, Marty Wright, was originally...

Video of Seth Rollins finishing match against Kane with blown knee

Seth Rollins

Video of Seth Rollins finishing the match against Kane in Dublin, Ireland, has surfaced online and even with a torn ACL, MCL, and medial meniscus, the now former WWE champion managed to hit the Pedigree. As Kane went for the chokeslam, Rollins hit him in the stomach with a chair and then another chair shot to the back. Rollins then grabbed Kane...

Over 7,000 fans attend the free WrestleMania 32 launch party

WrestleMania 32

Over 7,000 fans attended the WrestleMania 32 launch party yesterday at the AT&T Stadium, a party featuring the likes of Steve Austin, Mark Henry, Lita, Lana, and Booker T as well as NXT matches. The ring was set up on the 50 yard line for the five matches which were headlined by Samoa Joe vs Baron Corbin. The NXT champion Finn Balor is in...

Kevin Owens and Dean Ambrose replace Rollins on European tour

Kevin Owens

With the Seth Rollins injured and off the European tour, WWE had to do some reshuffling to balance out the rosters as the main eventer for one group was gone, leaving no top match to headline the shows. The company shifted Dean Ambrose and Intercontinental champion Kevin Owens from the Roman Reigns tour and will now be headlining the Rollins tour...

WrestleMania 32 tickets go on sale to general public

WrestleMania 32

WrestleMania 32 tickets went on sale to the general public this morning on Ticketmaster.com and the website was hit pretty hard with lots of users on the popular Reddit SquaredCircle community complaining. The pre-sale for next year’s WrestleMania was said to be more popular than any recent WrestleMania with the idea behind breaking the...

New James Bond movie Spectre with Dave Bautista out today

Batista

The new James Bond movie, titled Spectre, opens today in the United States starring Daniel Craig, Christoph Waltz, Léa Seydoux, Ben Whishaw, Naomie Harris, Monica Bellucci, Ralph Fiennes, and former WWE champion Dave Bautista. Bautista is another WWE star that has made the successful transition to the Hollywood big screen and there will likely be...

Seth Rollins faces up to 9 months out with knee injury

Seth Rollins

The injury to Seth Rollins and the expected recovery time of 6 to 9 months puts WWE in even more trouble as he is the second main eventer to be out for an extended period of time along with Randy Orton, both of whom are expected to miss out on WrestleMania. ESPN got to announce the breaking news first on Twitter via Jonathan Coachman and then WWE...

Bill Simmons working on Andre The Giant documentary for HBO

Andre Memorial

Page Six is reporting that former ESPN personality and huge WWE fan Bill Simmons will be working on a documentary about Andre The Giant for his first work with HBO. Simmons, who six months ago was fired from ESPN, joined HBO three months later. His website, the highly regarded Grantland.com, was dropped by ESPN last week and has since shut...

Seth Rollins suffers knee injury at Dublin live event

Seth Rollins

Current WWE World Heavyweight champion Seth Rollins was injured last night during the main event match against Kane in the first stop of the European tour in Dublin, Ireland. Rollins went for a sunset flip from the top rope which was supposed to turn into a powerbomb through a table but he landed badly on his feet, injuring his knee. Kane stayed...

Smackdown moving to USA Network on January 7

Smackdown

Smackdown’s days on SyFy are numbered as the move to USA Network will come sooner than many expected. Smackdown will officially move to USA Network on Thursday, January 7, keeping the same time slot of 8PM EST. From the following week, Smackdown will serve as the lead-in for USA Network’s new show Colony. The news of Smackdown moving to USA...

“Superstar” Billy Graham signs WWE Legends deal

Billy Graham

Tatanka is not the only person who signed a WWE Legends deal this week as WWE Hall of Famer “Superstar” Billy Graham also announced he signed a new deal. The Graham story is actually quite interesting as he has pretty much bashed the company ever since he was released from his first deal back in 2007. Graham was inducted into the WWE Hall of...

Raw rating for 11/02/2015

Raw

Monday Night Raw this week broke a new record, the lowest it has been in 18 years for a non-holiday show. The three hour broadcast did a total of 3,248,000 viewers and a 1.1 rating in the 18-49 demo. It was down 105,000 viewers from last week. Hour one pulled 3,375,000 viewers, followed by 3,180,000 in the second hour, and then 3,189,000 in the...

WWE enters the virtual reality world with Samsung

WWE logo

WWE and Samsung are teaming up to offer 360-degree virtual reality content on the Samsung Milk VR service which is available on the Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition by Oculus. Fans can access two WWE virtual reality videos via the WWE 360 channel on Samsung Milk VR with the first video providing fans with a completely new experience, including a...