Author - Colin Vassallo

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...

Cena leaving again after WrestleMania to film Daddy’s Home 2

John Cena will be taking some time off from WWE following WrestleMania as Deadline.com is reporting that he will be shooting a new movie – Daddy’s Home 2 – along with Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg, Mel Gibson, John Lithgow, Linda Cardellini, Owen Vaccaro and Scarlett Estevez. The former champ made a cameo appearance at the end of the...

Impact World title situation to be cleared on next week’s show

Alberto El Patron was announced as the new World champion at the end of last night’s Impact Wrestling show however the situation on who the champion really is will be cleared on next week’s episode. While El Patron held the title, cameras showed several TNA officials including new arrival Bruce Prichard discussing the ending of the match...

Edge and Christian enter the podcasting world

There’s a new podcast from former professional wrestlers joining the ever-growing list of wrestling podcasts, this time from WWE Hall of Famer Edge and his partner-in-crime Christian. The former World champions will debut the E&C’s Pod of Awesomeness podcast on March 24 and will be weekly every Friday following that. The podcasts will be...

WWE UK Championship Live shows announced for May

WWE will be holding two days of shows in the United Kingdom using their UK Championship Tournament and 205 Live roster titled United Kingdom Championship Live. The shows will be held on May 6 and 7 at Epic Studios in Norwich. Epic Studios is a television studio with three different-sized studios inside, with the bigger one holding up to 1,500...

Impact Wrestling starts a new chapter tonight

“Tonight, a defining moment is upon us. Tonight, a company bound by diversity, embraces the inevitability of change. Tonight is the moment that we begin to prove ourselves all over again.” Those are the words that accompany an brilliantly-produced near 3-minute video showcasing the best moments in TNA history from the very beginning, the...

Daniel Bryan throws a hint about his future during Talking Smack

During the latest Talking Smack episode on the WWE Network, The Miz and Daniel Bryan once again went at it, providing an entertaining segment that sometimes makes you wonder if they’re shooting for real. When Bryan zinged The Miz about his straight-to-DVD movies, Maryse asked the Smackdown GM how many movies he did, and Bryan said none, because...

TNA parent company Anthem S&E begins layoffs at The Fight Network

Last night, The Fight Network MMA reporter and color commentator Robin Black announced on his Facebook that Anthem Sports & Entertainment, the parent company of Impact Wrestling and The Fight Network, has started laying off employees and cutting back on original programming on the Fight Network. “And just like that, life changes. I got a few...

Broken Matt Hardy warns Vince McMahon!

Matt Hardy in his full Broken gimmick did a pretty hilarious and entertaining interview with TMZ Sports regarding his future and had a very special message for Vince McMahon. Hardy said that as of now, he is able to go anywhere although currently he will wrestle for Ring of Honor. When asked if there’s a chance of seeing him and Jeff at Orlando...

Smackdown rating for 03/07/2017

Smackdown did a total of 2,738,000 viewers last night, an increase of 172,000 viewers from the previous show. It’s the third best number of 2017 so far. The show was #1 in the top 50 cable chart in the 18-49 demographic. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Austin Aries returns to the ring on 205 Live

Austin Aries has moved from NXT and is now part of the 205 Live cruiserweight roster. The former TNA champion was injured at the end of October, suffering a large orbital fracture during a non-televised live event match against Shinsuke Nakamura. Aries needed titanium plates inserted to fix the damage, and has been on the sidelines ever...

TNA using ‘Make Impact Great’ slogan in social media campaigns

TNA, or should we say, Impact Wrestling, will be using a slogan made famous by Donald Trump to highlight the arrival of the new regime starting with tomorrow’s show. The company is using the hash tag #MakeImpactGreat in its social media campaigns, a take off of Donald Trump’s successful Make America Great Again slogan that catapulted him to...

Jerry Lawler spoken word tour in the UK canceled

WWE Hall of Famer Jerry “The King” Lawler was supposed to travel to the United Kingdom next week for five spoken word shows but all events have been canceled according to ticket processor Ticketline. W-O reader Liam Johnson sent in word that an e-mail was sent out to all ticket holders with the text, “Due to circumstances beyond both Eros...