Author - Colin Vassallo

Lesnar advertised for four different television shows in July

Brock Lesnar

Apart from the June 22 Monday Night Raw return for Brock Lesnar, four other arenas were notified to update their information and promote Brock Lesnar on those particular television shows. Come July, Lesnar is booked for the July 6 Raw in Chicago, the July 13 Raw in Atlanta, the July 19 pay-per-view Battleground in St. Louis, and Raw the next night...

Dixie Carter addresses staff and talent in a conference call

TNA

TNA President Dixie Carter held a conference call with talent and staff yesterday that lasted well over an hour, addressing several issues that the company has right now. PWInsider reports that Carter denied the cancelation rumors and said they have plans beyond 2015 and that involves Destination America. She did reveal that their broadcast...

Brock Lesnar back on WWE television next month

Brock Lesnar

Former WWE World Heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar is expected to return on WWE television on the June 22 Monday Night Raw episode according to The Bankers Life Fieldhouse, the site of that night’s Raw. The social media team for the arena posted on Twitter that Brock Lesnar has been added to the show and will appear live and in person. “JUST...

Memo from Destination America to staff shows no TNA past September

TNA

Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer released the memo that was sent by Destination America to its staff regarding not renewing TNA Impact Wrestling once October 2015 rolls around. TNA President Dixie Carter issued a strong denial regarding the rumors and said she would take legal action against those who keep fabricating lies about them and...

Dixie Carter holding conference call today with talent and staff

Dixie Carter

Industry insiders are reporting that Dixie Carter will be holding a conference call with TNA talent and staff today to address several items including the cancellation rumors and most likely today’s announcement of Ring of Honor joining the Destination America lineup. MVP noted on Twitter that no one was notified about the ROH show coming to...

Full press release of Ring Of Honor on Destination America

ROH

(Silver Spring, Md.) –Destination America announced today that it has signed a national broadcast deal with professional wrestling league RING OF HONOR, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., bringing one of the most respected wrestling organizations to the only network dedicated to all-American entertainment. Destination...

Rusev injured at Smackdown tapings

Rusev

Former United States champion Rusev was apparently injured at last night’s Smackdown tapings during his match against Ryback. Rusev was photographed at the airport sitting in a wheelchair provided by U.S. Airways holding crutches and his right leg in a protective cast. The match against Ryback ended abruptly and WWE medical officials had to help...

Raw rating for 05/25/2015

RAW

The Memorial Day edition of Monday Night Raw drew 3,590,000 viewers, down around 300,000 viewers from the previous week. Hour one did 3,790,000 viewers, hour two did 3,590,000 viewers, and hour three did even less with 3,420,000 viewers. The total viewership for the show was one of the lowest for 2015.

NXT coming to the Energy Aftershock Festival in Sacramento

NXT

NXT is coming to Sacramento, California, this October as WWE will be hosting shows during the Energy Aftershock Festival. This will be the first time that Aftershock will feature live in-ring matches with NXT taking center stage. The dates will be October 24 and 25 at Gibson Ranch with pre-sale kicking off tomorrow, May 27, at 10AM PST at...

Christy Hemme hands in her notice

Christy Hemme

PWInsider.com is reporting that TNA Knockout Christy Hemme has given her notice to management and will be wrapping up her duties soon. Hem joined TNA in 2006 and made her debut at Lockdown that year. She went from host to wrestler, to backstage interview and then ring announcer before also joining the TNA creative team in 2014. Prior to joining...

WWE stopping the “second screen” experience on WWE App

WWE logo

WWE yesterday announced that they are stopping the “second screen” experience on the WWE app on May 28 right after Smackdown. The “second screen” technology allowed WWE to continue airing Raw and Smackdown during commercials or provide additional content during the shows for iOS and Android users. “Instead, your ‘second-screen’...

Vince McMahon addresses Raw crowd before the show

Vince Mcmahon

Prior to start of last night’s Raw, WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon made a rare public appearance as it was the last WWE event ever at Nassau Coliseum. McMahon thanked every WWE Superstar who performed at the Coliseum and every person from Long Island who attended their events in the past. “Thank you for the memories, thank you for the good...

Stars of Entourage on Monday Night Raw tonight

RAW

The cast of Entourage will be appearing on Monday Night Raw tonight as guest stars. Adrian Grenier, Kevin Connolly, Kevin Dillon and Jerry Ferrara, will all be on the show tonight marking the first time that four celebrity individuals will guest star together on Raw. There are no matches announced for the show so far. This will be the go-home show...

Chris Jericho’s social media accounts hacked

Chris Jericho

Chris Jericho’s Twitter and Instagram were hacked earlier today and his Twitter account was changed from @IAmJericho to @GayChrisJericho. Following the hack, the account was unverified by Twitter but is now back in the hands of Jericho and Twitter has restored the @IAmJericho username and verified button. The name was also changed to “Fright...

Three WWE Superstars turn into wedding crashers in Syracuse

Roman Reigns

TMZ.COM is reporting that WWE’s Roman Reigns, Jimmy Uso, and R-Truth turned themselves into wedding crashers on Saturday night. The trio were at a Syracuse, New York, hotel bar and heard the reception going on and decided to just walk in and see what happens. It turns out that the bride and groom – Beth and Matt – were huge WWE fans...

June 5 deadline for Tough Enough video submissions

Tough Enough

WWE is giving prospective Tough Enough contestants until Midnight on June 5 to submit their video for the returning reality TV show. The competition kicks off live on June 23 at 8PM EST on USA Network with Chris Jericho and Renee Young hosting. The judging panel will include Hulk Hogan, Daniel Bryan, and Paige while the coaches this year will have...

The Rock now a Guinness World Record holder

Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is now a Guinness World Record holder after he managed to take 105 selfies with fans at the premiere of his new movie San Andreas in London, England. The Rock had to take as many in-focus selfies as he can in a 3 minute period and eventually settled with 105. The previous record was 75. “I gotta tell you, I consider...

Sunny says she’s considering Vivid porno offer

Sunny

Earlier this week Tammy “Sunny” Sytch said that she was not going to be doing a porn for Vivid, rejecting the rumors that she was close of signing a deal with Vivid Entertainment. However the WWE Hall of Famer has now changed her tune and told TMZ.COM that she is indeed getting closer to sign a deal with the porn company. Sunny told TMZ that...