Author - Colin Vassallo

Kana gets her new WWE name

Asuka

Japanese female Superstar Kana was at the NXT television tapings yesterday at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, and was given her new WWE name. The 33 year old from Osaka will now be wrestling under the name of Asuka, a tribute to multi-time champion and retired Japanese pro wrestler Lioness Asuka. Lioness Asuka had a 25 year pro...

Divas match to headline upcoming NXT Takeover show

Bayley

The main event for the next NXT Takeover show scheduled for October 7 has been announced and WWE seems like it’s going ahead with the Divas revolution push. For the first time ever in WWE history, a women’s match will headline a special event, with the NXT Women’s champion Bayley defending her title against Sasha Banks in a 30...

Lana undergoing wrist surgery today

Lana

Lana is undergoing wrist surgery today and is expected to be out of action for around 4 months. “Hello. I’m getting my surgery on my wrist…yay,” Lana said in a video she posted on her Twitter and Facebook in a small girl voice from the hospital bed. “Wish me luck,” she then said, as she tried to wave with her broken wrist and acting...

WWE Diva replaced from the cast of the new season of Total Divas

Naomi

WWE Diva Trinity Fatu, better known to wrestling fans as Naomi, wrote on Twitter that she has been once again replaced from the Total Divas show for season 5. When a fan asked if Naomi and her husband can get their spin off show so they get more screen time, she replied, “Unfortunately we have been replaced for the 2nd time but I support my...

Dave Bautista signs for two new movies

Batista

Former WWE champion Dave Bautista has landed two movies in the span of a week according to Deadline Hollywood. The first movie is yet-to-be-named action thriller with Bruce Willis and Christopher Meloni and will be released through Lionsgate Premiere. Steven C. Miller will be directing on a script written by Michael Cody and Chris Sivertson...

Total Divas season 4 episode 10 rating

Total Divas

Episode 10 of season 4 of Total Divas, titled Gone with the Wine, climbed to a season high of 1,143,000 viewers and a 0.5 rating in the 18-49 demographic. The show was up from last week’s 1.02 million viewers and is the highest rated episode of season 4 so far although still below the average of what season 3 did earlier this year. (Ratings...

Raw rating for 09/07/2015

Raw

Monday Night Raw this week drew an average of 3,385,000 viewers, down over a whopping half a million viewers from last week’s show. Raw went head to head with college football on ESPN which did 10,585,000 viewers. With NFL season returning, WWE will face some tough competition every week and such numbers will probably become a weekly thing. Hour...

Tough Enough finalist Amanda reportedly signs WWE deal

Amanda

Tough Enough finalist Amanda Saccomanno has been present at the last couple of television tapings and has reportedly signed a WWE developmental deal. Amanda, who wrestled as Mandy Rose during the Tough Enough finale, came second to Sara Lee however that did not put an end to her WWE career and she made enough of an impression to have been given...

WWE raises $213,000 for NYPD and NYFD benefit fund

WWE logo

WWE raised a total of $213,000 during the Answer the Call campaign in benefit of the New York Police and Fire Widows’ and Children’s Benefit Fund during SummerSlam week. The money came from 40 different once-in-a-lifetime auctions that WWE created in partnership with Charitybuzz.com where fans could bid for experiences with WWE Superstars and...

Kurt Angle announces he is not re-signing a new deal with TNA

Kurt Angle

During an appearance on Mark Madden’s radio show on 105.9 The X, TNA Hall of Famer and former champion Kurt Angle announced that he will not be signing a new TNA deal once his current contract expires in January 2016. Angle said that he will be taking a break from professional wrestling and will not seek employment with WWE. Angle acknowledged...

Dwayne Johnson’s San Andreas movie ends its theatrical run

San Andreas

Dwayne Johnson’s latest movie, San Andreas, finished its theatrical run in the United States earlier this month after a total of 97 days playing in theaters. San Andreas has been a big success for Johnson and Warner Bros., grossing a total of $154,294,686 domestically. It was the first number one movie for The Rock where he served as the sole...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: Gone with the Wine

Total Divas

Tonight’s episode of Total Divas is titled Gone with the Wine and it’s episode 9 of season 4. The synopsis for tonight’s episode reads, “Nikki takes a much needed trip to Napa, Trinity drags her family on an RV camping trip, and Eva must choose between her career and Jonathan.“ The Rock will be appearing on Total Divas tonight as Eva...

Paige and Alicia Fox involved in bar fight with drunk patron

Paige

TMZ.COM is reporting that WWE Divas Paige and Alicia Fox were involved in a bar fight on Sunday night after a drunk patron kept harassing them. The fight happened at the Supano’s Prime Steakhouse, Seafood, and Pasta on Water Street in Baltimore, Maryland, the site of yesterday’s Monday Night Raw. A waiter on duty told TMZ that a female fan...

Fan jumps security wall during Seth Rollins’ entrance on Raw

Seth Rollins

Another crazy fan breached security at last night’s Raw and managed to get himself on television and walk down the ramp with WWE World Heavyweight and United States champion Seth Rollins for the main event. As Rollins was limping down the aisle, the fan jumped over the security wall from the side and walked down the ramp next to Rollins. To his...

WWE officially announces the signing of Kana

Asuka

WWE officially announced the signing of Japanese female wrestler Kanako Urai, better known to fans as Kana, to NXT. Kana will be reporting to the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida, later this month to start her WWE journey. “We are very excited to have Kana join the NXT roster,” said Triple H, WWE Executive Vice President of Talent...

Stone Cold Podcast: Edge & Christian recap

Edge & Christian

Edge and Christian were the guests on the Stone Cold Podcast last night after Monday Night Raw and the three of them went for an hour and seven minutes discussing everything about their careers. Austin opened the show and said that he always called Edge either Adam or Edge but always called Christian, Christian, and not by his first name of Jay...