Author - Colin Vassallo

Macho Man Randy Savage set for Hall of Fame announcement tonight

Macho Man

WWE.COM has revealed that the company is expected to announce the legendary Macho Man Randy Savage as its first inductee into the 2015 WWE Hall of Fame tonight on Monday Night Raw. The long-awaited nod into the Hall of Fame comes to no surprise as Vince McMahon recently revealed on the Steve Austin podcast that they’re working on getting Savage...

Chris Jericho signs new two month WWE deal

Chris Jericho

Chris Jericho posted a video on TweetSecret signing a new WWE deal which will see him participate in 16 non-televised live events. All the events listed on the paper in the preview do not include any Raw, Smackdown, and pay-per-views and the events run through March 1. Jericho made his first appearance yesterday in Montgomery, Alabama, which was...

There’s no baby on the way says AJ Lee

AJ

Former WWE Divas champion AJ Lee addressed the rumors of being pregnant on Twitter yesterday, saying that there’s no baby Punk on the way. “Finally nursing a neck injury from the week before SummerSlam,” she wrote. “Not preggers, guys. Way too attached to my abs.” AJ last wrestled at the TLC: Tables, Ladders, Chairs, and Stairs...

WWE and TapouT rumored for new clothing deal

WWE logo

The sports blog TerezOwens.com, the self proclaimed world’s most popular sports gossip blog, announced yesterday that TapouT is about to announce a deal with WWE. The MMA clothing company is rumored to have signed an exclusive deal with WWE to sponsor its wrestlers, similar to what Reebok has done with the UFC. No other information was released...

Jeff Hardy takes nasty bump at TNA Lockdown tapings

Jeff Hardy

If you are training to be a professional wrestler, learning to take bumps is essential. Former TNA champion Jeff Hardy learned the hard way that taking a bad bump will hurt. A lot. Hardy is not new to taking awful bumps. There are countless ones in TLC matches, going through tables or ladders. Either way you slice it, falling from a high place...

CM Punk and Jim Ross appear on AXS TV’s Inside MMA

CM Punk

Former WWE champion Phil “CM Punk” Brooks appeared on AXS TV’s Inside MMA television show along with his new MMA coach, Duke Roufus of Roufusport. During the interview, series hosts Kenny Rice and Bas Rutten asked Brooks about his prospective weight class, potential UFC matchups, and his training progress so far. When asked if there’s a...

TNA represented at the TCA Winter Press Tour

TNA

TNA President Dixie Carter along with Ken Anderson and Chris Melendez were at the Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour in Pasadena, California, representing Destination America. Deadline.com, which is covering everything that is happening at the press tour reported that one of the questions asked during the TNA panel was if wrestling...

WWE changes up broadcast teams for Raw and Smackdown

Jerry Lawler

There will be no more Jerry “The King” Lawler on Monday Night Raw from next week as WWE has announced a change in their broadcast teams for Raw and Smackdown. Starting on Monday, January 12, the trio of Michael Cole, John “Bradshaw” Layfield,” and WWE Hall of Famer Booker T will be handling the commentary for Raw. Smackdown on Thursdays...

Daniel Bryan returning to action next Thursday on Smackdown

Daniel Bryan

To boost interest and viewership for Smackdown’s return to Thursday nights next week, WWE announced on its official website that former WWE World Heavyweight champion Daniel Bryan will be returning to action on the broadcast. The original idea was that Bryan would only see action for the first time since his injury at the Royal Rumble but that...

One year on since the announcement of the WWE Network

WWE Network

One year ago today, on January 8, 2014, at the Wynn Las Vegas Hotel and Casino, Vince McMahon stood on stage and announced the creation and launch of the WWE Network. The much hyped announcement was attended by WWE executives along with Triple H, Shawn Michaels, and Stone Cold Steve Austin, all on board to promote wrestling’s next big thing: the...

Raw rating for 01/05/2015

RAW

With no NFL competition running against it, Raw drew 3,763,000 viewers on average for the first Raw of 2015, up 304,000 viewers from last week’s worst number since 1997 of 3,459,000 viewers. Hour one drew 3,801,000 viewers, followed by 3,888,000 in the second hour, and then down to 3,599,000 in the third and final hour. (Ratings credit:...

Road Warrior Animal discusses The Ascension’s promo from Raw

The Ascension

After many people took offense at The Ascension’s promo on Monday Night Raw where they knocked on the Legion of Doom, particularly the late Hawk, the other half of the Road Warriors, Joe Laurinaitis, seemed to be okay with it and explained his reasoning on his Facebook page. “When we started we tore up the Funks and Briscoes. It has to be...

Bobby Lashley regains the TNA World title

Bobby Lashley

TNA crowned a new World champion last night on Impact as Bobby Lashley recaptured the title for the second time. Lashley defeated Bobby Roode in the main event of Impact on Destination America in the third match between the two. The MMA fighter won his first title on June 19 of last year, defeating Eric Young, and then lost it to Roode on the...

Awesome Kong returns to TNA at Impact

Awesome Kong

Kia Stevens, better known to wrestling fans as Awesome Kong and Kharma, made her surprise return on Impact’s first episode on Destination America yesterday. Stevens left TNA back in March 2010 after spending nearly three years with the company and in an interview a couple of years later vowed to never work for TNA Wrestling again. She joined WWE...

Taz starts his new podcast with new CBS website

Taz

Former ECW champion and current TNA Impact color commentator Taz has joined the podcast world with his own new show, titled the Human Podcast Machine. Unlike the majority of wrestling personalities who are signed with the PodcastOne.com platform, Taz went seemingly a step higher, signing with CBS for their new Play.It podcast website. The first...