Author - Colin Vassallo

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

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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

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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

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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

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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...

Former TNA Knockout Brooke Adams announces she’s pregnant

Brooke Adams

Brook Adams, the former TNA Knockout who performed under the name of Brooke Tessmacher, announced that she is pregnant. This will be her first child with her partner Weston Wayne. Her announcement was made on Twitter along with a video explaining the relationship story with Wayne. The video ended with Adams undergoing an ultrasound showing the...

Doc Gallows and Karl Anderson wrap up NJPW commitments

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Bullet Club members Doc Gallows and Karl Anderson wrestled their last match for New Japan Pro Wrestling today at The New Beginning event in Niigata, losing to Tomoaki Honma & Togi Makabe in a rematch for the IWGP Tag Team titles. Following their match, Gallows and Anderson were joined by Tama Tonga and Bad Luck Fale for their own little...

Rosa Mendes gives birth to baby girl

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WWE Diva Rosa Mendes gave birth to a baby girl yesterday, a journey which will be chronicled throughout the current season of Total Divas on E! Mendes and her fiancé Bobby Schubenski named their daughter Jordan Elizabeth, who was born at 6lbs and 13oz and measured 19 inches. In a post on Instagram, Rosa described it as the best day of her...

“Ladies first” gesture landed Titus O’Neil’s suspension

Titus O'Neil

The suspension of Titus O’Neil is still the talk of the pro wrestling world with many failing to understand why such drastic action was taken for a gesture that had zero bad intentions behind it. Ryan Satin of ProWrestlingSheet.com is reporting that according sources who are knowledgeable of the situation, O’Neil spoke with management...

WWE returning to Dubai in mid April for two live events

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WWE will be returning to Dubai in April for two non-televised live events to be held at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium on Thursday, April 14 at 8:30PM and Friday, April 15 at 7PM. Tickets for the tour, titled WWE Live Dune Bash Tour, go on sale on Monday, February 15 at 10AM GST. Tickets will be sold online at platinumlist.net and at UAE...

Smackdown rating for 02/11/2016

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Smackdown this week with a main event of Chris Jericho vs AJ Styles drew 2,414,000 viewers, down 250,000 from last week’s episode. It’s the second lowest rated Smackdown since the show moved to USA Network. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)