Author - Colin Vassallo

WWE announces Q4 2015 earning results

WWE HQ

WWE today announced financial results for its fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2015. For the quarter, the Company reported a Net loss of $1.2 million, as compared to a Net loss of $1.6 million in the prior year quarter. Adjusted net income was $3.4 million compared to Adjusted net loss of $0.6 million, in the fourth quarter last...

Titus O’Neil makes first comment after his suspension

Titus O'Neil

Giving his first “comments” since his suspension from WWE, Titus O’Neil decided to quote Luke 14:11 from the Bible. “For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled (ranked below others who are honored or rewarded), and he who humbles himself (keeps a modest opinion of himself and behaves accordingly) will be exalted (elevated in rank),”...

Bret Hart undergoing surgery to remove prostate cancer today

Bret Hart

WWE Hall of Famer Bret “Hit Man” Hart is undergoing surgery today to hopefully remove the prostate cancer that he was diagnosed with. Hart announced that he is battling cancer on February 1. “With hesitation and fear, I openly declare myself in my fight against prostate cancer. In the next few days, I will undergo surgery with the hope of...

CM Punk to undergo back surgery, UFC debut delayed

CM Punk

CM Punk’s debut in the UFC will be delayed as the former WWE champion will be undergoing back surgery in Chicago for a herniated disc according to MMA reporter Ariel Helwani. “My back has always bugged me,” Punk told MMAFighting.com. “Figured it was just wrestling shit. Turns out it was. It got bad enough to the point where I...

Titus O’Neil suspended for incident with Vince McMahon

Titus O'Neil

PWInsider.com is reporting that Titus O’Neil has been suspended for 90 days and will miss WrestleMania for putting his hands on Vince McMahon on Raw following the whole Daniel Bryan retirement speech. The incident occurred after Bryan hugged Vince and walked to the back and then after Vince, Stephanie, and Triple H started walking to the back as...

Jonathan Coachman talks to Daniel Bryan on ESPN SportsCenter

Jonathan Coachman

The newly retired Daniel Bryan was a guest on ESPN SportsCenter last night during the Off The Top Rope segment with Jonathan Coachman. Bryan said it was a very emotional day on Monday especially having to do the in-ring promo with his mother, sister, and close friends all in front row, making it hard for him not to cry and often needed to turn...

Superstars and Divas off to Germany for four day tour

WWE logo

Half of the WWE roster left to Germany yesterday where they will be performing for four days in four different cities as part of the Road To WrestleMania tour. The tour kicks off today in Bremen at the ÖVB Arena and continues tomorrow, February 11 at the Lanxess Arena in Cologne, in Mannheim at the SAP Arena on February 12, and at Magdeburg at...

Goodbye, Bryan Danielson and thanks for the memories

Daniel Bryan

The Internet wrestling community (often referred to as the IWC) is a complicated bunch. I’m one of them. We moan about everything, we think we know it all, we think we can do a better job than the airheads running WWE or TNA creative and we often don’t agree on anything. But there is one thing that the IWC agrees on: Daniel Bryan. He...

Raw rating for 02/08/2016

Raw

This week’s Raw, featuring the Daniel Bryan retirement speech did a total of 3,726,000 viewers, an increase of 343,000 viewers over last week’s episode. Hour one drew 3,907,000 viewers, followed by 3,905,000 in the second hour before it dropped to 3,368,000 in the third and final hour which had Bryan’s segment. Unfortunately Raw lost over...

Mainstream news websites cover Daniel Bryan’s retirement

Daniel Bryan

The retirement of Daniel Bryan took over the Internet last night with his name and hash tag #ThankYouDanielBryan trending worldwide amidst coverage from all around the world. Websites such as Forbes, E! Online, Sports Illustrated, ESPN, FOX Sports, TV Line, Rolling Stone, CBS Sports, Deadspin, Hollywood Life, ABC News, Yahoo! Sports, Washington...

DK Publishing announces new John Cena book

John Cena

DK Publishing today announced the publication of Hustle, Loyalty, and Respect: The World of John Cena, a new hardcover book featuring 250 pages of John Cena stories and photos. The book covers in-depth breakdowns of key matches in John Cena’s career with profiles of events and rivalries leading up to each clash, the history of his character from...

WWE Shop releases new “Thank You” Daniel Bryan t-shirt

WWEShop

Not wasting any time, WWE Shop has released a new Daniel Bryan “Thank You” t-shirt in conjunction with his retirement. The new black shirt has a drawing of Daniel Bryan standing with his hands held high doing his “Yes!” chant with silhouette images of hands from fans doing the same pose and Thank You in the foreground. On the back of the...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: Talk of the Town

Total Divas

Total Divas is back on E! tonight with episode 4 of season 5 titled Talk of the Town. The synopsis for the show reads, “Nikki is inspired by Maria Shriver and sets out to be a motivational speaker, but Brie ridicules her; Paige and Rosa rally around Alicia when she finds out that her new boyfriend has been lying to her; and Mandy wonders if she...

An emotional send off to Daniel Bryan on Raw

Daniel Bryan

Holding back tears, former WWE World Heavyweight champion Daniel Bryan stood in the middle of the ring with his eyes closed as thousands of fans chanted “Yes! Yes!” and “Daniel Bryan,” giving the Internet Wrestling Community’s favorite son a standing ovation for his farewell. It’s a love story that started back...

Sheamus featured in Ninja Turtles Super Bowl commercial

Sheamus

Sheamus was featured in the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows trailer during one of the Super Bowl commercials yesterday. The former champ plays the role of Rocksteady in the movie, a villain who is eventually mutated into a CGI giant talking rhinoceros. The movie is produced by Michael Bay and directed by David Green and comes out...

Daniel Bryan announces his retirement

Daniel Bryan

Former WWE World Heavyweight champion Daniel Bryan has just announced his retirement and will be discussing it tonight on Monday Night Raw from Seattle, Washington. “Due to medical reasons, effective immediately, I am announcing my retirement. Tonight on Raw, I’ll have a chance to elaborate,” Bryan wrote on Twitter. Bryan’s return to...