Author - Colin Vassallo

The New Day Booty O’s cereal to be available starting August 5

At the San Diego Comic Con yesterday, the New Day revealed that the Booty O’s cereal is really coming although at this point it will be exclusive to FYE. FYE already updated their website listing the Booty O’s cereal coming on August 5 for a price of $12.99 per box. The description reads, “Get your recommended daily value of Positivity...

Roman Reigns’ 30 day suspension is over

Former WWE champion Roman Reigns is now officially off his 30 day suspension which kicked in on June 21. This was Reigns’ first Wellness Program suspension and he was suspended two days after losing the WWE title at the Money In The Bank pay-per-view. The rumors were that WWE found out about his violation prior to the pay-per-view and changed...

Impact starts on Thursday nights on POP tonight at 8PM EST

With Smackdown moving to Tuesday nights, TNA had to pack and leave and a find a new night for Impact as the last time they went head to head with WWE it did not end up good for them. Tonight, Impact returns on Thursday nights starting at a new time slot of 8PM EST. Since the show made its debut, it went from Saturday to Thursday to Monday to...

Smackdown rating for 07/19/2016

The first live Smackdown on USA Network on a new night drew 3,170,000 viewers, up 1 million viewers from last week’s show thanks to the curiosity stemming from the WWE Draft. In terms of competition, Smackdown beat Raw in the ratings this week by almost 40,000 viewers. It will be a very difficult job to pull in that number every week for...

The NXT 6 moving up to the main roster

Six NXT Superstars will be saying goodbye to the WWE Performance Center and Orlando and hello to long travel days and life on the main roster. One of the biggest pops of the night came when Mick Foley announced the name of Finn Balor who was drafted to Raw. Balor has been part of NXT since 2014 and had his last NXT televised match against Shinsuke...

WWE shakes up Raw and Smackdown commentary teams

With all the roster now split, Smackdown has 31 WWE Superstars while Raw has 41 and the WWE Champion and Intercontinental champion are both Smackdown residents. The WWE Women’s champion is on the Raw brand along with the United States and Tag Team champions as well. Even though it was not expected, the commentary team for both shows were...

Brock Lesnar fails another UFC drug test

Just when you thought it can’t get any worse, Brock Lesnar has failed his second drug test, this time an in-competition test administered by the USADA on July 9, the day of his fight against Mark Hunt at UFC 200. “The UFC organization was notified today that the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has informed Brock Lesnar that his...

Raw rating for 07/18/2016

The final Raw with the full roster and the reveal of the General Managers drew just 3,133,000, one of the lowest non-holiday numbers the show has done over the past two decades. It was down 37,000 viewers from last week’s show. Hour one started with 3,204,000 viewers, followed by 3,236,000 in the second hour and then a drop to 2,960,000 viewers...

Big sale on WWE Shop to celebrate the draft

To celebrate the WWE Draft, WWE Shop is running a promotion using the code DRAFT to save 20% on replica championship titles, 25% off tank tops and 30% off t-shirts. The deal is only available for today and tomorrow and it ends at 11:59PM EST on July 20. A bunch of merchandise from WWE Legends, Cruiserweight Classic, Brock Lesnar, Sasha Banks, John...

WWE title re-match on live Smackdown tonight

Smackdown tonight will have a WWE title match to make up for the controversial finish from last night’s Raw which saw Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose pinning each other. After the main event match finished, Stephanie McMahon announced that Seth Rollins was the new WWE champion as Shane, Mick Foley, and Daniel Bryan argued between each other on the...

Dwayne Johnson’s Ballers HBO show season 2 premiere rating

The season 2 premiere of Dwayne Johnson’s Ballers was not as a big hit as the first episode of the first season as on Sunday night the show did 1,585,000 viewers on HBO. Last season the premiere did 2,160,000 viewers however the show declined in viewers throughout the whole season and the final was seen by 1,400,000 viewers. (Ratings credit:...

9th WWE Draft takes place tonight

The 9th WWE Draft will take place tonight on Smackdown, five years after the last one took place in 2011. WWE started its draft concept back in 2002 after the company bought WCW and ECW and the invasion pretty much failed. To create competition, the brand was split into two separate tours. The following year there was no draft and the next one was...

Live Smackdown kicks off on USA Network at 8PM EST

Smackdown will be moving nights starting tonight as the show transitions to a live broadcast every Tuesday on USA Network. While there have been live specials of Smackdown, the show has never been live every week and always taped on Tuesdays with an airing on Thursday or Friday night. In theory, the move to live should help the company in its...

Stephanie McMahon chooses Mick Foley as Raw GM

Raw is getting a little bit of the Attitude Era as Mick Foley was announced as the new Raw General Manager last night by Stephanie McMahon. This is not the first time that Foley was put in charge of Raw. Foley was WWF Commissioner between June and December 2000 and then from October to November 2001. In 2002 he was Raw General Manager for two...