Author - Colin Vassallo

TNA once again late in payments to television production crew

James Caldwell of the Pro Wrestling Torch is reporting that TNA TV production crew has not been paid – again – and the company is way behind payments, going back to the January television tapings. Caldwell said that those production members who inquired about payments “have been met with resistance” and then to make matters worse...

Lilian Garcia addresses WWE release rumors

Raw ring announcer Lilian Garcia addressed the rumors that have been swirling around for the past few days that she has been released from WWE. “That’s when I knew I had to set the story straight,” Garcia said after she woke up this morning to see her name trending on Twitter. Lilian said that her father has been battling bladder and myeloma...

Universal Studios to host TNA TV tapings in June

Impact tapings are returning to Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida, in June starting with the live Slammiversary pay-per-view with four back-to-back TV tapings. After TNA holds their yearly June PPV show on June 12, tapings will commence the next day where two episodes per day will be held through Wednesday, June 15. Tapings will start at 6PM...

TNA loses Saturday morning Impact replay time slot on POP TV

TNA Impact is now airing only once on POP TV after the network dropped the Saturday morning replay from its schedule permanently. Last month POP moved the Impact replay to Saturday morning from Tuesday night immediately following the original broadcast. The move was seen as another nail in the coffin for TNA although those in the company tried to...

Paige and Alberto Del Rio dating

Former WWE champion Alberto Del Rio and former Divas champion Paige are dating and have been photographed kissing in public and visiting Disney together. The 15 year difference between the two – Paige is 23 and Del Rio is 38 – doesn’t seem to be affecting the couple and it will be interesting to see if Del Rio will also be part of...

Slammiversary 2016 to be held at Universal Studios again

This year’s TNA Slammiversary will be held on Sunday, June 12 and once again TNA will get no gate money for the event as the show has been booked to take place at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. Universal Studios also played host to Slammiversary last year after a three year hiatus when TNA took the show on the road, going to Arlington...

Damien Sandow talks to Rolling Stone about his WWE release

Speaking to Rolling Stone for the first time since his WWE release, the man formerly known as Damien Sandow said that he was grateful for the time he spent in WWE and he had four great years. Talking about how the fans invested in him as a person when he did the Mizdow character, he said that as a performer that’s the only thing you want, fan...

$13 t-shirts offer on WWE Shop for Friday the 13th

It’s Friday the 13th and WWE Shop is running a promotion on t-shirts selling for just $13 with no code required. T-shirts featuring the likes of Shane McMahon, Rusev, Brock Lesnar, Finn Balor, Daniel Bryan, Dean Ambrose, John Cena, Roman Reigns, Austin Aries, Asuka, Bayley, The New Day, are all on sale for $13 a piece. This one day t-shirt sale...

Cena, Nakamura, and Asuka to be part of WWE’s Japan tour in July

John Cena will be joining the WWE tour in Japan in two months, a tour that will only last two days with back-to-back shows in Tokyo at the world famous Ryogoku Kokugikan. Unlike last year, these will be non-televised shows. Last year WWE aired the July 4 show from Tokyo on the WWE Network marketed as The Beast in the East with the return of Brock...

Adam Rose released from jail

Adam Rose was released from jail after posting a $1,000 bond following the judge’s decision earlier today. Rose was released at 4:10PM according to the jail records and judging from what happened earlier today he’s going back home thanks to the help from his wife who pleaded with the judge to let him return home. He remains indefinitely...

Main event for the next NXT Takeover in June announced

The main event for the next NXT Takeover will be Samoa Joe defending the NXT title against former champion Finn Balor. This was announced during last night’s NXT episode on the WWE Network by General Manager William Regal. Joe vs Balor is the third consecutive NXT Takeover main event, with the two already wrestling at NXT Takeover: London and...

Adam Rose appears in front of judge, wife begs for mercy

WWE Superstar Adam Rose appeared in front of a judge this morning in Florida wearing an orange jail jumpsuit and had an unlikely supporter pleading on his behalf – his wife. TMZ.COM reports that the wife begged the judge to go easy on her husband despite the domestic violence charge. She said that the two have a special needs son and...

ESPN working on XFL documentary for 30 For 30

During his appearance on The Ross Report with Jim Ross, ESPN sportscaster and former WWE announcer Jonathan Coachman announced that ESPN is working on an XFL documentary for their 30 For 30 series. This year is the 15th anniversary of the XFL, a professional football league started by WWE and NBC which aired when NFL was off the air. The XFL aired...

Lilian Garcia explains why she missed Payback and Raw

There were rumors floating around that Lilian Garcia was released from the WWE due to her absence from the Payback pay-per-view and the following Raw on Monday night however today Garcia put those rumors away by tweeting why she has not been on TV. The WWE ring announcer said that she has been dealing with an emergency involving a sick family...