Author - Colin Vassallo

Raw brand freezing in Alaska for the weekend

While the Smackdown Superstars are enjoying the relatively warm weather in Phoenix, Arizona for tonight’s Elimination Chamber, the Raw brand Superstars are on the opposite side of that, freezing in the state of Alaska for the weekend! WWE visited Alaska for the first time in a couple of years yesterday, with a live show in Anchorage at the...

Dave Bautista signed up for new movie with Jodie Foster

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson might be taking Hollywood by storm but another wrestler-turned-actor is doing pretty good for himself too. Deadline is reporting that former WWE champion Dave Bautista is joining Jodie Foster in Hotel Artemis, a movie directed by Drew Pearce. The future-set project sees Foster as a nurse who runs an underground...

Bray Wyatt the clear favorite to win Elimination Chamber tonight

One of WrestleMania’s main events will be officially set tonight as the winner of the Elimination Chamber match will meet Randy Orton in Orlando, Florida. But who’s the favorite to win? According to bookies, it’s none other than Bray Wyatt. Wyatt is a distant favorite at 1/14 to win his first WWE championship, with Cena at 6/1 to retain his...

W-O now part of Facebook Instant Articles

We are happy to announce that we are now part of the Facebook Instant Articles family. What does this mean? If you are browsing Facebook on your mobile device (phone only) and you click on one of our shared articles that pops up on your newsfeed, the article will not take you to Wrestling-Online.com in a browser, but rather keeps you in the...

Chavo Guerrero Jr., comments on the passing of his father

Chavo Guerrero Jr., paid tribute to his father in a post on Instagram after news came out that Chavo Classic passed away at age 68. “Today the world lost a true rebel. He did things “HIS” way. Not always right, not always wrong, but He always followed what he believed in,” Chavo wrote. “He was diagnosed with liver cancer in...

Mick Foley publishing Christmas book later this year

Raw General Manager Mick Foley will be releasing a Christmas book later this year titled Saint Mick. The book, in hardcover format, will be published by Polis Books and will contain 256 pages. It’s already available to pre-order from Amazon for $25.99. The preview of the book reads, “Sailing into the Holiday season with the earnestness of...

Chavo Guerrero Sr., passes away at age 68

Chavo Guerrero Sr., the father of former WWE Superstar Chavo Guerrero and brother of Eddie Guerrero, passed away at age 68. Chavo made his professional wrestling debut in 1970 and wrestled for several promotions, including the Universal Wrestling Federation, the American Wrestling Association, New Japan Pro Wrestling, Championship Wrestling rom...

Jeff Jarrett back running things in TNA

In the latest Wrestling Observer, Dave Meltzer says that Jeff Jarrett has now replaced John Gaburick as the top guy in TNA. Gaburick held the position of Executive Vice President of Creative & Talent Relations since his arrival in 2013 and was the number two guy behind Dixie Carter during the old TNA regime. While there’s a change in the...

Several discounts at WWE Shop in time for Elimination Chamber

With Elimination Chamber around the corner, WWE Shop is running a promotion which ends at various times during the weekend featuring several discounts across the shop. Using the code CHAMBER at checkout, you can benefit from 20% off select replica championship titles, 30% off sweatshirts, and 40% off select t-shirts. You can start shopping at...

WWE cancels Legends with JBL show on WWE Network

The Legends with JBL show on the WWE Network was not renewed for another run according to JBL himself, who announced the news in a post on Twitter. “Thanks to all who enjoyed #LegendswithJBL. I loved it, wish I could do more-but not to be, maybe one day @WWE will bring it back,” the former WWE champion wrote. The show made its debut on the...

294 million hours of content streamed on WWE Network in 2016

During the year 2016, WWE Network subscribers watched a total of 294 million hours of content, representing an average of 194 hours per household, according to George Barrios, WWE’s Chief Strategy and Financial Officer. Barrios said that those statistics puts the Network among the top cable and broadcast networks in terms of viewer hours per...

WWE stocks end day on a high after record year

WWE stocks had a very good day today as Wall Street reacted positively to WWE’s Q4 2016 and year-end results, nearly hitting the 52-week high. Stocks jumped 8.71% by the time trading closed, ending the day at $21.02 a piece after the company announced a record $729 million in revenue for 2016. WWE also had a record of $189 million in...

All 9 WWE business segments register increase in Q4 2016

For the first time in a very, very, very long time, all of WWE’s nine business segments registered an increase compared to the prior year quarter. Network revenues, including WWE Network and traditional pay-per-views increased to $43.7 million from $40.8 million; Television revenues increased to $68.6 million from $55.6 million; Home...

WWE Network hits 1.5 million paid subscribers

In today’s Q4 2016 results, WWE revealed that the WWE Network has a total of 1,500,000 paid subscribers as of January 31, 2017. By the end of 2016, they had 1,473,000 total subscribers with 1,407,000 paid, so the Rumble moved nearly 100,00 new paid subscribers. That number is up from the 1,440,000 they had by September 30, 2016, but slightly...

WWE reports Q4 2016 and year-end financial results

WWE today announced financial results for its fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2016. For the quarter, the Company reported Net income of $8.0 million as compared to a Net loss of $1.2 million in the prior year quarter. Operating income increased to $13.9 million from an Operating loss of $1.5 million. “During the past year, we...