Author - Colin Vassallo

WWE Network arrives on Eastlink in Canada

WWE Network

Eastlink, a Canadian cable television and telecommunications company, today announced the launch of WWE Network in high definition on their network, becoming the second provider along with Rogers Communications to carry WWE’s service in Canada. “Our customers have been asking us daily when we are going to carry this channel so it is extra...

Raw rating for 12/15/2014

RAW

The post-TLC Monday Night Raw drew the lowest number since October 1, 2012, with only 3,522,000 viewers tuning in on average for the three hour show. That is nearly 200,000 viewers down from last week’s Slammy Raw. Hour one started with 3,703,000 viewers, followed by 3,477,000 in the second hour, and then down even more to 3,385,000 in the third...

WWE personnel visiting U.S. troops overseas

Vince Mcmahon

WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon, Big Show, R-Truth, Alicia Fox and Summer Rae today left for the annual Tribute to the Troops tour, meeting U.S. military personnel who are serving overseas. The tour with a couple of WWE staff and the boss has been going on ever since the company stopped going to Iraq and Afghanistan for their yearly Tributes...

Smackdown airing live on USA Network tonight

Smackdown

Smackdown will be airing live tonight on USA Network at 8PM as part of WWE Week with the same episode airing again on Friday night on SyFy in its usual time slot. Tonight’s episode will be the 800th one for Smackdown. The live episode of Smackdown slightly messes up Main Event on the WWE Network which usually airs at 8PM EST immediately after...

John Cena vs Brock Lesnar set for the Royal Rumble

Brock Lesnar

The Royal Rumble main event was set at last night’s TLC pay-per-view as John Cena successfully defeated Seth Rollins in a table match with help from Roman Reigns to keep his number one contender spot. With Cena the winner, he now moves on to face Brock Lesnar for the third time in five months and thanks to Lesnar’s very limited contract, WWE...

New TNA web series to debut tomorrow

TNA

TNA today announced that it will launch a web series titled Destination: Home which will air on ImpactWrestling.com for the next few weeks as the company prepares to reboot on Destination America. The synopsis for the show reads, “As IMPACT Wrestling prepares to land on Destination America in 2015, we wanted to spend sometime with the superstars...

USA Network kicks off ‘WWE Week’ today

WWE logo

USA Network kicks off WWE Week today with with several WWE shows and Superstars and Divas appearing on USA throughout the week. The week starts with Monday Night Raw tonight from Detroit, Michigan, featuring the fallout from last night’s TLC. Live also tomorrow will be a special presentation of Smackdown at 8PM EST with a replay airing on Friday...

TLC: Tables, Ladders, Chairs…and Stairs 2014 PPV results

Bray Wyatt

Here are the results from last night’s TLC: Tables, Ladders, Chairs…and Stairs pay-per-view which took place from the Quickens Loan Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. The New Day defeated Goldust and Stardust in the pre-show; Dolph Ziggler defeated Luke Harper in a ladder match to become the new Intercontinental champion; The Usos defeated The...

Trinity “Naomi” Fatu dropped from Total Divas cast

naomi

When the second half of season three of Total Divas returns on E!, one cast member who has been part of the show since season one won’t be returning. Trinity Fatu, better known as Naomi, confirmed on Twitter her departure from the show. “For many fans who’ve been asking I am no longer apart of the #TotalDivas cast,” she wrote, adding that...

Prime Time Wrestling episodes popping up on the WWE Network

WWE Network

WWE has started slowly adding the Prime Time Wrestling series to the WWE Network, a show which originally aired on USA Network from January 1985 to January 1993, signing off to make room for Monday Night Raw. Only two shows so far are archived online, both from mid 1986 with WWE Hall of Famers, the late Gorilla Monsoon and Bobby Heenan...

Triple H expresses satisfaction with NXT Takeover show

Triple H

Coming off a very successful NXT event on the WWE Network where pretty much everyone seemed to have “stepped it up,” Triple H wrote on Twitter how much he was proud of the team. “Hey, can anyone help me? I’m missing a whole box of brass rings,” Triple H said. The remark was obviously a shot at Vince McMahon, who on the Stone Cold...

NXT star Corey Graves retires, joins broadcast team

NXT

Former NXT wrestler Corey Graves joined the NXT announce team yesterday at the NXT Takeover: R Evolution WWE Network special and that will be his new permanent position at the WWE developmental system. The 30 year old Graves announced during the pre-show that he was forced to retire due to concussions and the company offered him a role at the...

NXT Takeover: R Evolution results

Sami Zayn

Here are the results from last night’s NXT Takeover: R Evolution which aired on the WWE Network from Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. In his debut, Kevin Owens defeated CJ Parker; Sin Cara and Calisto defeated The Vaudevillians to retain the NXT Tag Team titles; Baron Corbin defeated Tye Dillinger; Finn Balor and Hideo Itami...