Author - Colin Vassallo

TNA Senior Director of Creative Writing David Lagana resigns

David Lagana, TNA’s Senior Director of Creative Writing, announced that he has resigned from his post, five years after deciding to join the company. “Today I made the decision to leave TNA Impact Wrestling. A decision I do not make lightly but one I made to create a future that I control,” Lagana wrote in a blog post. “In 2017, you need...

Main events for TLC and Roadblock pay-per-views announced

The main events for both the Smackdown-only TLC pay-per-view and the Raw-only Roadblock pay-per-view have been announced. As revealed this past Tuesday on Talking Smack, the WWE World Heavyweight title will be on the line as AJ Styles will defend the gold against Dean Ambrose in a Tables, Ladders, and Chairs match. And just today, the Twitter...

War of words between Billy Corgan and Anthem/TNA continues

The war of words between Billy Corgan and Anthem Sports & Entertainment continues, with Corgan telling Anthem that their statement on Twitter about rejecting his statement was a terrible way to start their “future relationship.” Anthem blasted Corgan for putting out in public certain information and Corgan said that Anthem was the one who...

Total Bellas season 1 episode 5 rating

Episode five of Total Bellas, titled Bella Family Secrets, did a total of 536,000 viewers, down 94,000 viewers from last week and the lowest of the series so far. All of television got mauled thanks to the MLB World Series final game which drew over 40 million viewers on FOX. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Billy Corgan departs TNA Wrestling

In a one line sentence part of the press release that Anthem Sports & Entertainment issued today it was announced that Billy Corgan has left TNA. TNA had until November 1 to pay off Billy Corgan’s three loans and Anthem had offered to pay him with interest. Corgan resisted the payments and wanted control of the company instead but Monday’s...

Total Bellas episode preview for tonight: Bella Family Secrets

Episode five of Total Bellas, the penultimate episode of the season, airs tonight on E! starting at 8PM EST. The episode is titled Bella Family Secrets and the synopsis for the show reads, “As Brie heads home to be there for Bryan, Nikki wonders if Brie’s career should come first. Meanwhile, Johnny reveals a potentially life-altering...

Smackdown rating for 11/01/2016

Smackdown pulled in 2,187,000 viewers for yesterday’s show, up slightly by 60,000 viewers over last week’s episode. That’s still the second lowest since moving to USA Network although the show had some tough competition with the MLB World Series game which pulled in over 23 million viewers. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

The Undertaker advertised for Smackdown on November 15

The Undertaker is being advertised for the November 15 Smackdown on both WWE.COM and on the website of the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. The Undertaker’s photo is the first one on WWE.COM under the Featured Superstars area appearing at the event, along with Dean Ambrose, AJ Styles, Randy Orton, The Miz, and Bray...

Smackdown teams for the Survivor Series nearly complete

During the MizTV segment last night on Smackdown Live, General Manager Daniel Bryan announced the five members who will be part of the male Team Smackdown for the Survivor Series. Randy Orton, Baron Corbin, Bray Wyatt, Dean Ambrose, and WWE World Heavyweight champion AJ Stlyes will make up the team who will take on Team Raw in the traditional...

Gawker Media founder Nick Denton comments on Hogan settlement

In a blog piece titled “A hard peace,” Gawker founder Nick Denton said that after four years of litigation funded by a billionaire with a grudge, the saga is finally over and a settlement has been reached. Despite saying that they were all confident that the Florida appeals court would reduce or eliminate the $140 million judgment, Denton...