Author - Colin Vassallo

Brock Lesnar on almost every Raw till WrestleMania 33

Brock Lesnar is getting busy over the next several weeks as he will be appearing pretty much at every Monday Night Raw from now onward. Lesnar will be at Raw this coming Monday from North Little Rock, and then on January 23 in Cleveland which also has an appearance from Goldberg, and the night after the Royal Rumble on January 30 from Laredo. In...

4 big WWE shows for free on WWE Network for new subs joining today

If you have not subscribed to the WWE Network before, today, January 14 would be a good day to trigger your free month as you will get four free shows within a 30 day period. The action starts tonight with the launch of the WWE United Kingdom tournament live from Blackpool, England. The tournament continues tomorrow, January 15, and a winner will...

Impact rating for 01/12/2017

This week’s Impact Wrestling did a total of 277,000 viewers, down 13,000 viewers from last week’s broadcast. Taking out the two “best of” shows during Christmas and the Thanksgiving show, the January 12 broadcast is the lowest since April 12, 2016. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Vince McMahon speaks about his love and passion for WWE

WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon told The Times-Picayune that he has no plans to vanish from the business he loves simply because he doesn’t consider WWE “work.” “No. No, never. This is not work for me. I never go to work. Ever. Every aspect of the business, whether it’s working with the talent or the writing staff, even on...

Triple H comments on Kenny Omega and bringing talent to WWE

ESPN.COM is reporting that during a telephone conference call with the press, Triple H said that the company is interested in bringing Kenny Omega to WWE and any other talent who’s good. “As far as Kenny Omega goes, I’m just interested in talent, period,” he told ESPN. He added that any talent who wants to perform on the largest platform...

UFC star Josh Barnett debuts for TNA

UFC fighter Josh Barnett made his TNA debut during the Impact television tapings this week, marking his first time wrestling with a U.S.-based wrestling company. Barnett last fought in the UFC on September 3 of last year against Andrei Arlovski in Germany, a fight he won via rear-naked choke. Three months later, UFC’s anti-doping agency USADA...

Goldberg advertised to appear at the Fastlane pay-per-view

The BMO Harris Bradley Center, the site for the Fastlane pay-per-view, is advertising that Goldberg will be on the show, his first time in Milwaukee in over a decade. There are rumors that Goldberg will be wrestling at Fastlane, although against whom remains to be seen. Fastlane takes place on March 5, and it becomes the first ever WWE...

Former USWA/WWE wrestler Rex King passes away

Timothy Smith, better known to wrestling fans as Rex King and Timothy Well of the Well Dunn tag team passed away at age 55. Smith passed away from kidney failure at his home in Kentucky on January 9. Smith made his debut in 1987 and started his career at the Pacific Northwest Wrestling. In 1990 he moved to the USWA and then in 1993 he joined the...

Smackdown rating for 01/10/2017

Smackdown Live yesterday did a total of 2,533,000 viewers, down 63,000 viewers from last week’s show. The second hour of Smackdown went head-to-head with President Obama’s final address which drew nearly 24 million viewers across all networks. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

TNA finishes week-long Impact TV tapings tonight

TNA wraps up their first set of television tapings of the year today with one final tapings starting at 6PM inside Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. TNA crew had a busy schedule since Thursday, taping a live Impact, then a live pay-per-view on Friday, two sets of Impact tapings on Saturday and two on Sunday, interviews and backstage segments...

13 WWE Superstars so far in the 2017 Rumble match

13 WWE Superstars have so far declared their intentions to enter the 2017 Royal Rumble match, leaving 17 empty spots to be filled. Eight of those Superstars are from the Raw brand, with Goldberg, Brock Lesnar, Big E, Kofi Kingston, Xavier Woods, Braun Strowman, Chris Jericho, and Seth Rollins representing the red brand. From Smackdown so far there...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: Pain in the Neck

Total Divas is back on the air tonight on E! with episode eight of season six with an episode titled Pain in the Neck. The synopsis for tonight’s broadcast reads, “Brie is torn when Bryan receives a new job offer that may interfere with her plans to start a family, while Paige finds out the results of her MRI that will determine the outcome of...

Mark Hunt sues Brock Lesnar, Dana White, and the UFC

Brock Lesnar was sued along with UFC President Dana White and parent company Zuffa LLC by Mark Hunt seeking millions in damages following the news that Lesnar failed two drug tests leading up to the UFC 200 fight. Filed in Nevada District Court on Tuesday, ESPN.COM reports that the suit alleges the defendants “affirmatively circumvented and...

Raw rating for 01/09/2017

Monday Night Raw drew an average of 2,907,000 viewers for this week’s show, down 139,000 viewers from last week’s show. Hour one started with 3,014,000 viewers, followed by a slight increase to 3,019,000 in the second hour, and then down to 2,689,000 viewers in the third and final hour. Raw faced some stiff competition from college football on...

Kenny Omega with high praise for John Cena

In comments given to Sports Illustrated, Kenny Omega described John Cena as one of the great WWE talents that he respects the most. Cena put more fuel to the fire after posting two photos about Omega on his wicked Instagram account, first a photo of Omega, and another one of Kenny from Southpark. Then he followed him on Twitter. “If I were to...