Author - Colin Vassallo

Lita transitioning to new role within WWE

PWInsider.com is reporting that Amy Dumas, better known as Lita, will no longer be working as a producer/agent backstage at WWE and will transition to a permanent on-air role doing analyst work for the Kickoff shows. The WWE Hall of Famer will be joining Booker T and Jerry Lawler as a panelist for Raw, Smackdown, and pay-per-view broadcasts...

New Raw and Smackdown logos unveiled

Raw and Smackdown General Managers Mick Foley and Daniel Bryan revealed the two new logos for their respective shows on their Twitter accounts. The new Raw logo features the red color with Raw written in all caps and the words connected from the bottom and a line block at the bottom. The Smackdown logo is white and blue with a line coming out of...

Impact rating for 07/21/2016

Fans had no problem finding Impact on a different night and an hour earlier as the first Impact on POP on Thursday night did a total of 362,000 viewers, up 4,000 viewers from the previous week. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Eva Marie to be a judge at 2016 Miss Teen USA competition

WWE Superstar Eva Marie will be one of the judges at the 2016 Miss Teen USA competition which will be held on July 30 at The Venetian in Las Vegas. The Total Divas star is not the only WWE tie-in in this competition as the Tapout clothing line, which WWE co-owns with Authentic Brands Group, will be the official brand for athletic wear for the...

Lashley wins X Division title, now holds two singles titles

Bobby Lashley made TNA history last night on Impact becoming the first to hold two singles titles after defeating Eddie Edwards to become the new X Division champion and in the process retaining the TNA World title. The match was contested inside the Six Sides of Steel and the only way for the match to finish was via a pinfall or submission. The...

Start your WWE Network subscription now and get 2 free WWE PPVs

If you don’t have the WWE Network, this weekend is the best time to subscribe and get to watch not just one, but two WWE pay-per-views for free! Since the first month of your WWE Network subscription is free, subscribing now will get you Battleground this Sunday and then your free trial will also cover SummerSlam on August 21 as well! The WWE...

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...