Author - Colin Vassallo

Undertaker’s opponent for WrestleMania reportedly set

The Undertaker

Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer is reporting that The Undertaker’s match at WrestleMania has been decided and it’s someone not active on the roster at the moment. Meltzer – who said that he is unaware of who the opponent is – added that it will not be Cena, Owens, Strowman, or anyone else who has been rumored over the past...

Impact rating for 02/16/2016

Impact Wrestling

Impact on Pop did 273,000 viewers this week, down 3,000 viewers from last week’s show. TNA hit a season high on January 26 with 339,000 viewers however they haven’t gone over 300,000 since then. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Triple H talks about upcoming Global Cruiserweight Series show

Triple H

Speaking with Channel Guide Magazine, Triple H said that the new WWE Network show titled Global Cruiserweight Series has been long coming and logistics for the show kicked in around eight months ago. HHH called the lighter, faster guys as “sometimes, if not more, exciting than anything else you see” and while they usually put cruiserweight on...

Total Divas season 5 episode 5 rating

Total Divas

Episode 5 of season 5 of Total Divas titled Come Reign or Shine did a total of 808,000 viewers, down 2,000 viewers from last week’s episode. This is the fourth week in a row that the show has declined in the ratings. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

WWE launches new WWE.COM website design

WWE logo

WWE launched a brand new WWE.COM today with a site design and development by Code and Theory, a company which has extensive experience designing successful content distribution and publishing platforms for partners including Bloomberg, Vogue and NBC. The new-look WWE.COM will feature designs and experiences that change depending on the time of day...

Raw rating for 02/15/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw this week drew 3,477,000 viewers for the three hour broadcast, a decrease of 430,000 viewers from last week. The show went up against The Grammy Awards, which did monster ratings. It was the lowest rated Raw since December 21, 2015. Hour one did 3,661,000 viewers, hour two did 3,537,000 viewers, and hour three dropped to 3,233,000...

Wade Barrett addresses rumors of upcoming WWE departure

Wade Barrett

There have been lots of rumors over the past two days about the future of Wade Barrett, who according to Ryan Satin of ProWrestlingSheet.com, is not renewing his WWE deal once it expires in June. Addressing the situation, Barrett said that he unexpectedly received a lot of very nice messages and thanked everyone who took time to write the kind...

Axl Rotten died of accidental overdose

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Axl Rotten, the former ECW wrestler who passed away at age 44, on February 4, died from accidental overdose according to Anne Arundel County Police. Citing the police report, the Baltimore Sun newspaper said that Rotten was found unconscious and not breathing on the bathroom floor of a McDonald’s in Linthicum. He was on the floor inside a...

Mauro Ranallo misses Smackdown tapings due to illness

Mauro Ranallo

Smackdown lead commentator Mauro Ranallo did not call yesterday’s Smackdown tapings and was replaced by Michael Cole for the show. Ranallo was actually at the arena and ready to call the show as usual however he was sick, sick enough that WWE officials decided to pull him out and send him back home, letting Cole handle the play-by-play. “I...

ESPN’s Michelle Beadle back in good books with WWE

Triple H

WWE has regained the friendship of ESPN sports reporter Michelle Beadle, months after she decided to quit following WWE after the company supported Floyd Mayweather in his boxing match against Manny Pacquiao. Beadle was a big supporter of WWE and even hosted Brock Lesnar’s exclusive interview on her show when Lesnar announced he had re-signed...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: Come Reign or Shine

Total Divas

Total Divas episode 5 of season 5 will air tonight on E! with an episode titled Come Reign or Shine. The synopsis for the show reads, “Brie challenges Nikki over whether it is worth risking a potential injury for the chance of becoming the longest reigning Divas Champion, Alicia and Rosa clash over their visions for Rosa’s baby shower, and...

Edge & Christian to appear at Fastlane this Sunday

Edge & Christian

To promote their new WWE Network show titled The Edge and Christian Show That Totally Reeks of Awesomeness, the former WWE tag team champions Edge and Christian will be at Fastlane this Sunday to host The Cutting Edge Peep Show. The New Day, the current tag team champions, will be the guests of Edge and Christian and currently they have no match...

John Cena tweet suggests early return to the ring

John Cena

Is Super Cena going to do it again? The former champ has posted a rather interesting tweet today, suggesting that we might be seeing him sooner rather than later. “Gamble: take risky action in hope of a desired result. Time to gamble I think. It’s gonna be a risky next two weeks #LaceUp #nevergiveup,” Cena wrote. Cena underwent shoulder...

Full video of Stardust/Amell Comic Con angle posted online

Stephen Amell

WWE has posted the entire confrontation between Stardust, Eden, and Stephen Amell at this weekend’s Dallas Comic Con. Stardust brought back the Slammy Award that Amell won for the 2015 Celebrity Moment of the Year, a Slammy which is being raffled to benefit WWE fan Elijah “Drax Shadow” Mainville’s battle with cancer. Stardust and Smackdown...

Orlando ready if WrestleMania 33 comes to the city in 2017

WrestleMania

Allen Johnson, the Executive Director of Orlando Venues, told the Miami Herald that the city is ready for another WrestleMania, with the Citrus Bowl in much better shape than when WWE hosted Mania there in 2008. “I think we’re ready for it,” Johnson said. “We’re prepared to whatever year they decide to come back. We’re ready for them...