Author - Colin Vassallo

WWE announcer Rich Brennan released

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Rich Brennan, the WWE broadcaster who was brought in to do commentary for NXT and also had a stint on Smackdown, has been released from the company. Brennan – real name Rich Bocchini – joined the WWE in 2014, calling it his dream job as he is a big wrestling fan. Prior to joining WWE he did commentary for hockey, arena football, and...

$12 t-shirts offer on WWE Shop for today only

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WWE Shop is running a promotion for today only where tons of WWE Superstars t-shirts are on sale for just $12 each. Shirts on sale include those of Kevin Owens, Roman Reigns, The New Day, Dudley Boyz, Paige, Dolph Ziggler, Cesaro, Paul Heyman, Steve Austin, The Undertaker, and many many more. There is no code required to benefit from this offer...

Impact rating for 04/26/2016

Impact Wrestling

This week’s Impact which had the old Sacrifice PPV theme drew a total of 332,000 viewers, up 20,000 viewers from the previous week. This is the third week in a row that TNA saw an increase in viewership. The number also represents the second most-watched Impact since the show moved to POP back in January. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Titus O’Neil returns to action following suspension

Titus O'Neil

Titus O’Neil returned to the ring last night during the Smackdown television tapings and wrestled Tyler Breeze in a dark match. This was the first time Titus stepped foot in the ring since his suspension back in February following an incident with Vince McMahon at the end of the Daniel Bryan farewell segment which made it on the WWE Network live...

Steve Austin remembers Chyna in his latest podcast

Steve Austin

Stone Cold Steve Austin dedicated part of his latest podcast talking about his friend Joanie “Chyna” Laurer, just days after she was found dead in her apartment in Redondo Beach. Austin said that he found out about her death way before everyone else as a mutual friend called him to break the news, a news that Austin said he couldn’t believe...

Raw rating for 04/25/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw this week drew a total of 3,128,000 viewers, the worst rating since November 30, 2015. Last week’s taped Raw from London drew 3,335,000 viewers so the show lost over 200,000 viewers compared to the taped show. Typically the week after a taped Raw the numbers rebound but this time the effect was opposite. Hour one started with...

WWE raises over $300,000 with Superstars for Hope auctions

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More than $300,000 were announced in the WWE auction Superstars for Hope to support the Boys & Girls Clubs of America during WrestleMania season. The auctions were held on CharityBuzz.com and featured unique, once-in-a-lifetime experiences with John Cena, Paul “Triple H” Levesque, Stephanie McMahon and others. “WWE is committed to...

Bret Hart admits he has no desire to be at Payback

Bret Hart

During one of his stops in the United Kingdom, Bret Hart revealed that he has no desire to appear on television at Payback and he’s only doing it because of niece Natalya. “I do it to honor Nattie, I have no desire to be there, no desire to be on TV,” Hart is quoted by the UK-based Total Wrestling Magazine. “I’m happy to be there for...

Vince to decide who will run Raw this Sunday at Payback

Vince McMahon

The individual who will be running Monday Night Raw will be decided this coming Sunday at the Payback pay-per-view with WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon making a decision between his son Shane and his daughter Stephanie. The revelation came last night on Raw after Stephanie McMahon interrupted her brother’s opening segment, her first...

WWE announces VP and General Manager for Greater China

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WWE today announced the appointment of Jay Li as Vice President & General Manager, Greater China based in Shanghai. Li, a senior executive who has held multiple leadership positions in key industries in China and the U.S., will report directly to Ed Wells, WWE Executive Vice President, International. In this newly created role, Li will lead...

John Cena returning on Memorial Day Raw next month

John Cena

John Cena is ready to come back to Monday Night Raw and the man himself has announced that he will be making his return on the Memorial Day Raw at the end of next month. Cena underwent shoulder surgery in early January and was set to be out for the majority of the year. The former WWE champion however surprised everyone and made a cameo appearance...

A behind-the-scenes look at the making of Camp WWE

Camp WWE

WWE has published a funny behind-the-scenes video of the making of Camp WWE, the WWE Network’s newest R-rated animated series spearheaded by Seth Green. The video shows Vince McMahon, Triple H, Ric Flair, Sgt. Slaughter, Jake “The Snake” Roberts, The Godfather, and others recording their voice-overs as the creators and producers laugh in the...

Two Brits advance to the WWE Global Cruiserweight Series tournament

Zack Sabre Jr

It’s good news for Zack Sabre Jr. and Jack Gallagher as the two British indy stars have earned a spot in the upcoming WWE Global Cruiserweight Series tournament, winning their respective qualifying matches at a PROGRESS Wrestling show in London during the weekend. Sabre defeated Flash Morgan Webster while Gallagher defeated Pete Dunne. They each...

Jerry Lawler opening bar and grille on Beale Street in Memphis

Jerry Lawler

WWE Hall of Famer Jerry “The King” Lawler has announced the launch of his new venture, a bar on Beale Street in Memphis, Tennessee. Beale Street is the home of several restaurants and blues clubs and the street itself is a major tourist attraction with festivals and concerts being held there as well, similar to Bourbon Street in New...

WWE wraps up the 2016 WrestleMania Revenge Tour

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WWE wrapped up the WrestleMania Revenge Tour in Europe yesterday with two final shows, one in Spain and one in Scotland. The first big Euro tour of the year saw the WWE Superstars and crew visit 8 countries including a quick trip to Dubai for two days, and a total of 17 shows were held in 10 days. This tour was hit with several problems with The...