Author - Colin Vassallo

WrestleMania 33 activities for the whole week

As you can imagine, it’s going to be chaotic in Orlando if you work for WWE, with tons of activities, media appearances, community-related events, and other stuff. The fun starts tomorrow, with the first WrestleMania Axxess session between 6PM and 10PM at the Orange County Convention Center. On Friday, there’s the WrestleMania Pro-Am Golf...

Raw rating for 03/27/2017

The final Raw before WrestleMania drew a total of 3,292,000 viewers, up 244,000 viewers from last week’s broadcast. Hour one started with 3,253,000 viewers, followed by 3,426,000 in the second hour, and then closing the night with 3,197,000 viewers for the third and final hour. Raw was #3, #4, and #5 in the top 50 cable chart in the 18-49...

Smackdown’s turn for final show before WrestleMania 33

The final stop before WrestleMania is tonight as Smackdown Live rolls into Richmond, Virginia for a show headlined by WWE champion Bray Wyatt taking on his former Wyatt Family member Luke Harper. The only other match scheduled for the show so far is Becky Lynch taking on Carmella, while two other segments set to air are the WrestleMania contract...

WWE and StubHub announce new multi-year deal over ticket resale

WWE and StubHub today announced they have reached a multi-year agreement, naming StubHub the company’s exclusive ticket resale marketplace for fans in the United States and Canada. The agreement is in place in time for fans still looking for ticket options for WrestleMania  33. In addition to WrestleMania 33, fans can also use StubHub to...

Raw Tag Team titles match at WrestleMania now a ladder match

For the past several years, a ladder match has been a staple at WrestleMania. Be it a Money In The Bank ladder match or a ladder match for the Intercontinental title, these matches often provided the “holy shit” moment of the night, and sometimes, more than one moment. This year the Intercontinental title will be defended in a one-on-one...

Paige issues long statement on photos and videos leaks

WWE Superstar Paige issued a long statement on the recent leaks that exposed her naked photos and videos on the Internet. Paige, who is getting married tomorrow to former WWE champion and current TNA star Alberto El Patron, accepted all responsibility over what happened and it was her mistake for letting someone take advantage of her years...

Drone footage shows massive stage construction for WrestleMania

Aerial footage from a drone filmed by Orlando’s News 6 WKMG shows the construction of the biggest stage in WrestleMania history…and those who are afraid of heights will have a big problem come Sunday night! Perhaps the most impressive thing on the stage seems to be the apparent replica of a roller coaster being built at the very top of...

Pitbull to perform live at WrestleMania 33

WrestleMania will have a live performance by popular American rapper Pitbull, featuring appearances by three other special guests. Pitbull will be joined on stage at the Camping World Stadium by Lunchmoney Lewis, Stephen Marley, and frequent WWE contributor Flo Rida. Pitbull’s song Greenlight, which features Flo Rida and LunchMoney Lewis, is the...

Paige makes first public appearance since leaked photos nightmare

WWE Superstar Paige made her first public appearance yesterday since her big collection of naked photos and videos leaked online. Paige accompanied her fiancee Alberto El Patron to Lima, Peru as he was booked in the main event of the Imperio Lucha Libre show, a main event which featured a no disqualification fatal four-way match including Carlito...

WrestleMania to air live in China for the first time ever

WWE and PPTV, its television partner in China, announced today that WrestleMania will be available live in China for the first time on PPTV Sports via pay-per-view at 7:00 AM Beijing time on Monday, April 3 with a choice of Mandarin or English commentary. PPTV customers can go to WWE.PPTV.com starting at 3:33 PM Beijing time on Thursday, March 30...

Philadelphia hosts final Raw before WrestleMania 33

Philadelphia will play host to Raw’s final push for WrestleMania with both Universal champion Goldberg and his challenger Brock Lesnar in the house. Seth Rollins will be there to answer Triple H’s challenge from last week for an unsanctioned match between the two this coming Sunday. The Rollins vs Triple H match is potentially the last match...

SummerSlam 2017 tickets sold out

Tickets for SummerSlam, which went on sale to the general public yesterday morning, are all gone and Ticketmaster lists the show as sold out. SummerSlam is returning to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York for the third year in a row after WWE moved the show from the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. The most expensive tickets for...

WWE fan passes away during live event in Portland, Maine

A WWE fan who attended the Raw non-televised live event in Portland, Maine yesterday night passed away during the show. Twitter user @ChunkTV was sitting next to the person who died, saying that after he walked past him in the stands just like everybody else, he “then fell asleep never to be woken up.” The deceased was taking care of a...