Author - Colin Vassallo

Raw rating for 12/07/2015

Raw

Monday Night Raw did an average of 3,054,000 viewers this week, down from last week’s 3,168,000. The third hour once again dragged down the number with Raw losing 420,000 viewers from hour one to hour three. Hour one did 3,270,000 viewers, followed by 3,042,000 in the second hour and then down to 2,850,000 in the third and final hour. (Ratings...

More matches added to the TLC: Tables, Ladders and Chairs PPV

TLC

More matches were added to the TLC: Tables, Ladders and Chairs pay-per-view yesterday on Raw, bringing the total number to six on the card. Bray Wyatt, Braun Strowman, Luke Harper, and Erick Rowan of the Wyatt Family will take on The Dudley Boyz, Tommy Dreamer, and the returning Rhyno in an 8-man tag team elimination tables match, a match which...

John Cena on two NBC shows tomorrow to promote movie

John Cena

Former WWE champion John Cena will be on two NBC shows tomorrow to promote the new movie Sisters which he has a role in. The movie is about two sisters, one very loose and childish, and the other uptight and divorced, who throw one last party at their childhood home, which their parents are about to sell. It opens in theaters on December 18. Cena...

WWE appoints new EVP of Global Sales and Partnerships

WWE HQ

WWE today announced the appointment of John Brody as Executive Vice President, Global Sales & Partnerships. Brody, who previously held senior leadership roles with the National Football League, Wasserman Media Group, Major League Baseball and the Boston Celtics, will report directly to WWE Chief Revenue & Marketing Officer, Michelle D...

An angry Jim Ross comments on Twitter hack

Jim Ross

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross used his Facebook to address the hack of his Twitter social media account this morning as his Twitter is still disabled and leads to a page not found error. “Some one hacked my Twitter account this morning. I’m NOT dead but I am pissed! Not a good rib,” Ross wrote. “Costing me big money to repair my PC, ect...

Jim Ross’ Twitter account hacked, announces his “death”

Jim Ross

Jim Ross’ Twitter was hacked earlier today and a tweet pointed to a JR “family statement” which announced his “death.” The statement linked to a Blogspot.co.uk entry where it said, “We are shocked and saddened to bring you the news that Jim Ross has sadly passed away. Long time friend @WhiteLeedsSite was with him at the time of his...

John Cena to wrap up filming FOX reality show in mid December

John Cena

An article in the Washington based The Dispatch has revealed that John Cena will finish filming his new reality TV show American Grit for FOX in December 16. The series is being filmed in Eatonville, Washington, with Little Mashell Falls and Pack Forest serving as the background for most of the filming. Cena is the host of the show which is a...

Raw after WrestleMania 32 pre-sale sells out fast

Raw

As expected, the tickets for the Raw after WrestleMania went pretty fast yesterday during the pre-sale held on Ticketmaster.com. All allocated tickets were snapped as nearly 100,000 wrestling fans are expected to be in the city for WrestleMania that weekend. The American Airlines Center seats up to almost 20,000. The rest of the remaining tickets...

Dana White scouting opponents for CM Punk’s first UFC fight

CM Punk

During an appearance on TSN’s Off The Record with Michael Landsberg, UFC President Dana White said that he is using his new show ‘Dana White: Looking for a fight’ to scout opponents for CM Punk. Punk, who signed with the UFC last year, has been busy training but his rumored first fight before the end of 2015 did not happen and now the UFC is...

TNA launches ‘The Asylum Years’ weekly show on YouTube

TNA

TNA launched a new one hour show yesterday titled The Asylum Years that will then air every Thursday night at 7PM EST exclusively on YouTube. The show will relive the “foundation on which Impact Wrestling was built on” at the Tennessee State Fairgrounds near TNA’s headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee. “We will start from the very beginning...

NXT Panel event to be held in Manchester, England

Finn Balor

An NXT panel event will be held in Manchester, England, during the upcoming NXT tour which will also include a Takeover event live from London on the WWE Network. The panel will be held on Sunday, December 13, at The Whiskey Jar located at 14 Tariff Street starting at 12:30PM. Greg Hamilton will be hosting the panel which will include NXT champion...

Mick Foley blogs about his son joining the WWE creative team

Mick Foley

WWE Hall of Famer Mick Foley wrote a blog on his Facebook page explaining how WWE hired his son Dewey to join the WWE creative team in a position that is reported to be a writer’s assistant. Foley wrote that Dewey was actually hired two months ago but will start in January. The reason it’s taking that long to start is because he had a prior...

Two Tough Enough competitors debut at NXT live event

Tough Enough

Two Tough Enough competitors made their NXT debut last night in a non-televised live event in Orlando, Florida. The male winner of the competition, Josh, was introduced to the crowd under the new name of Bronson Mathews. He only cut a promo saying that the year 2016 will be big for him and he has to prove he’s worth the $250,000 contract. Later...

Post-WrestleMania 32 Raw pre-sale now on

Raw

The pre-sale for the Raw after WrestleMania 32 kicked off this morning on Ticketmaster.com. The show will take place from the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas, and the pre-sale code to purchase tickets now before they go on sale to the general public is DALLAS. Ticket prices are $25, $35, $45, $55, $75, $95, and $125 for ringside. They go...