Author - Colin Vassallo

Royal Rumble 2015 participants so far

Royal Rumble

So far 17 entrants have been announced for the 30-man over-the-top rope Royal Rumble match this Sunday. Usually WWE announces most of them and some entrants are left blank, reserved for any potential surprises and returns. Those announced (in alphabetical order) are: Bad News Barrett, Big Show, Bray Wyatt, Damien Mizdow, Daniel Bryan, Dean...

Triple H discusses breaking character on Raw for little kid

Triple H

Triple H recorded a segment on ABC News via Skype after his actions from Raw with the little kid crying at ringside drew a lot of media reaction. Talking to ABC News via Skype, Triple H recounted what happened. “As we were sitting ringside, the young man was behind me and he was chanting my name, over and over. It was just me being in character...

Rolling Stone talks with Paul Heyman

Paul Heyman

Rolling Stone has an interesting interview with the one and only Paul Heyman to promote this Sunday’s Royal Rumble, discussing with the former ECW mastermind a variety of subjects. When asked about his “Paul Heyman guys,” Heyman said that he has never walked out with someone he wasn’t trying to audition as a WrestleMania main eventer. With...

TNA’s Taryn Terrell gets smashed in the face by Will Ferrell

Taryn Terrell

TNA Knockout Taryn Terrell landed herself a spot in the upcoming Will Ferrell movie “Daddy’s Home” and shot her part yesterday during the New Orleans Pelicans vs Los Angeles Lakers NBA game at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans. Terrell was acting as a cheerleader when Ferrell smashed a basketball in her face and dropped hard on the...

Are you Tough Enough? Get the details on how to apply!

Tough Enough

A casting call on Craigslist is out for those interested to apply to be a participant in the upcoming USA Network WWE series Tough Enough. The casting call says that producers are looking “extraordinary men and women” who possess charisma, personality, athleticism, agility, stamina, strength, and intense desire to be a WWE...

Raw rating for 01/19/2014

RAW

This week’s Monday Night Raw passed the four million viewer mark for the first time since November 24 with the show pulling 4,100,000 average with no football as competition. Hour one did 4,292,000, followed by 4,135,000 in the second hours, and then further down to 3,874,000 viewers in the third and final hour. The show lost over 400,000...

Total Divas season 3 episode 13 rating

Total Divas

The latest episode of Total Divas, episode number 13 of season 3, was watched by a total of 1,250,000 viewers, slightly down from the previous week by around 40,000 viewers. The episode, titled Twin Leaks, revolved around Eva Marie facing the possibility of taking out the silicone from her surgically enhanced breasts after a leak was detected in...

Chris Jericho jumps to Ryback’s defense

Chris Jericho

During an interview with British-based DigitalSpy.co.uk, former WWE champion Chris Jericho jumped to Ryback’s defense over what he claims are unfair accusations. Jericho was referring to CM Punk’s interview on the Colt Cabana podcast where Punk ripped Ryback to hell and back, saying that Ryback injured him multiple times and that he can’t...

WrestleMania 32 logo revealed at press conference

WrestleMania 32

The new logo for WrestleMania 32 was revealed yesterday during the press conference held at the AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. The logo has the traditional WrestleMania font in red with a blue star at the bottom and the Longhorns at the top to give it the Texas feel. You can see the logo at the top of this post.

Impact registers better rating in new Friday time slot

Impact Wrestling

TNA Impact on Destination America increased its viewership on week two as it settled into its now permanent Friday night time slot. The show did 387,000 viewers in total for the two hour show, an increase of around 20,000 viewers over last week’s episode. Last week’s episode number was adjusted to around 360,000 from the originally reported...

WWE Network in Canada now available to stream on the web

WWE Network

WWE yesterday announced that the WWE Network in Canada is now also available on the web apart from the traditional television channel. To view the Network online you will still require a subscription through either Rogers or Eastlink. All the live pay-per-views and live programming including the on-demand content is available to stream on the...

WWE stocks reach new 52-week low, trade at $9.99

WWE HQ

WWE stocks today hit a new 52-week low, trading at just $9.82 at one point during the day. The drop was attributed to a report on Seeking Alpha which suggested that WWE might axe or cut the dividend to preserve cash. During the later course of the trading day, stocks were trading at the price of $9.99, a number which WWE mentions a lot to promote...

A look at the AT&T Stadium, the home of WrestleMania 32

WrestleMania

Over the years, WrestleMania has seen its fair share of stadiums. From the Silverdome, to the Sky Dome, to the Astrodome, the Superdome, the Sun Life Stadium, and others, but nothing bigger than the Dallas Cowboys Stadium, now known as the AT&T Stadium. The AT&T Stadium, the home of WrestleMania 32, opened in May 2009 and carries a cost of...

Triple H makes a kid sitting at ringside cry during Raw!

Triple H

While the main event was going on last night on Raw, Triple H assisted a crying boy at ringside…who he himself was to blame for the crying! According to eye witnesses and photos making the rounds online, Triple H turned around and  hugged the kid trying to console him after he made him cry with his actions. Stephanie McMahon also broke...

Josh Mathews takes cheap shot at Jim Ross on Twitter

joshmathews

TNA Impact announcer Josh Mathews took a nasty shot at WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross on Twitter yesterday, a remark which he eventually apologized for, sort of. “Why anyone would say @ufc ‘won’ the night over @nfl is beyond me. Please, stop. It’s not a fair fight. If you are over 60, just go away,” Mathews wrote, referring a comment by...

Sting shows up on Monday Night Raw

Sting

Sting made his Monday Night Raw debut yesterday in Dallas, Texas, coming out to distract The Authority and helping John Cena win his 3 on 1 handicap match. Sting showed up on the Titan Tron to a massive pop just when Rollins was going to Curb Stomp John Cena again. He then walked from backstage and onto the ramp as everyone from The Authority...

More matches announced for the 2015 Royal Rumble pay-per-view

The Ascension

More matches were announced for the Royal Rumble pay-per-view this Sunday with the card now consisting of six matches including the kickoff match. The kickoff match will consist of a six-man tag team match featuring The New Day taking on Tyson Kidd, Cesaro, and Adam Rose. Two other new matches announced last night include Paige and Natalya vs The...

Locations for Axxess, HOF and Raw for WrestleMania 32 weekend

WrestleMania

The locations for the rest of the WrestleMania week activities were announced during the press conference earlier this morning in Arlington, Texas. Apart from WrestleMania at the AT&T Stadium, the Hall of Fame the day before Mania and Monday Night Raw the day after Mania will both be held at the American Airlines Center, the same site which...