Author - Colin Vassallo

Dr. Dugas comments on John Cena’s surgery and recovery

John Cena

Dr. Jeffrey Dugas, the man who was responsible with performing the surgery on John Cena, said that that the former WWE champion had a complete tear of a small portion of the rear rotator cuff tendon toward the top-back of his shoulder as well as a large piece of loose tissue in his shoulder that needed to be removed. It was not revealed when Cena...

Triple H speaks at Motorhead’s Lemmy funeral service

Triple H

Family and friends said goodbye to Motorhead frontman Lemmy yesterday during a private memorial service at the Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery in Los Angeles which was streamed live on YouTube. Triple H was there in the front row representing the WWE. The two were big friends and Lemmy and his band recorded three of the most well known theme songs...

Brock Lesnar takes Sheamus to Suplex City

Brock Lesnar

Brock Lesnar worked an 8 minute match last night in Houston, Texas, during a non-televised live event against former WWE champ Sheamus. Lesnar was accompanied – and introduced – by his advocate Paul Heyman and Lesnar took Sheamus to Suplex City immediately and delivered more suplexes throughout the match. Sheamus got his fair share of...

Nikki Bella on E!’s Golden Globes After Party tomorrow night

Nikki Bella

The injured Nikki Bella will be at the Golden Globes after party tomorrow night representing WWE on the E! After Party special which will kick off at 11PM EST. Nikki will join a celebrity panel to recap one of Hollywood’s hottest awards show live from the Beverly Hilton. The new season of Total Divas will kick off in 10 days and during these...

Spoilers: TNA shoots major angle after One Night Only pay-per-view

TNA

The following news story contains spoilers for an upcoming episode of TNA Impact so if you do not want to read it, please stop right here. After the TNA One Night Only pay-per-view went off the air yesterday, the company taped another match for a future Impact show featuring Matt Hardy and Ethan Carter III for the TNA title, a match which was set...

Randy Orton shoots down neck surgery rumors

Randy Orton

Former WWE World Heavyweight champion Randy Orton shot down the rumors that he will need neck surgery as well apart from the shoulder surgery he had last month. Addressing the topic in an Instagram post, Orton said he went under the knife on December 8 and “things are ahead of schedule” while also stating that he’s “pumped to get back to...

Jeff Hardy returns to action during Impact tapings

Jeff Hardy

Former TNA champion Jeff Hardy returned to action during the Wednesday night Impact television tapings that will be airing next week on Pop. Hardy has not wrestled for the past 8 months after he suffered a broken leg in a dirt bike accident. Prior to breaking his leg, he and his brother Matt were the TNA Tag Team champions after winning an...

John Cena undergoes successful shoulder surgery

John Cena

John Cena underwent successful shoulder surgery yesterday in Birmingham, Alabama, and is now recovering at the Andrews Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center. Dr. Jeffrey Dugas performed the operation. Cena tore his right rotator cuff, an injury which was never explained how it happened especially since Cena has been out of the ring for two months...

Dwayne Johnson to present at the 73rd Golden Globe Awards

Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will be a presenter at the 73rd Golden Globe Awards ceremony, his third time as a presenter following 2008 and 2015. “Can’t wait. The fun we’ll have and the kisses I’ll get from the ladies. And Ken Jeong,” Johnson wrote on his Twitter after the Golden Globes Twitter account announced him as one...

Top two matches for NXT show during Rumble weekend announced

Carmella

The NXT Twitter account revealed the top two matches for the upcoming NXT live event during the Royal Rumble weekend. The NXT Women’s title will be on the line as Bayley will defend her title against number one contender Carmella while Samoa Joe will face Sami Zayn with the winner getting a future shot at the NXT title currently held by Finn...

Ric Flair on the Stone Cold Podcast on WWE Network next Monday

Ric Flair

The Stone Cold Podcast with the 2-time WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair will drop on the WWE Network this coming Monday immediately following Raw. With Breaking Ground now over, the Stone Cold Podcast regains its time slot although just like the last one with Shawn Michaels, this podcast will not be live as it was taped several weeks ago at Austin’s...

Dixie Carter claims WWE is trying to raid TNA talent

Dixie Carter

The Associated Press covered TNA’s latest reboot on Pop TV with the article picked up by several other news websites. Perhaps the most interesting quotes from the article come from TNA President Dixie Carter, who said that while they’ve always been criticized for taking WWE talent, the roles have now reversed and it’s WWE now trying to raid...

Shinsuke Nakamura confirms leaving NJPW to go to WWE

Shinsuke Nakamura

New Japan’s IWGP Intercontinental champion Shinsuke Nakamura told the Tokyo Sports publication that he is leaving NJPW at the end of January and heading for a bigger stage, WWE. This is the first official confirmation from Nakamura – who is still under a NJPW contract – that put rumors to rest about his future and the rumors of his...

Impact on Pop draws quarter of a million viewers

Impact Wrestling

The first episode of Impact on Pop TV drew in a total of 255,000 viewers, similar to what the show had been doing on Destination America last year. There were two other Best Of shows that have aired on Pop leading up to the official launch and those shows did in the low 100,000 viewers. Apart from changing networks, Impact also moved to Tuesday...

Smackdown starts on USA Network tonight

Smackdown

Smackdown debuts on USA Network tonight, its new permanent home going forward in the same time slot of 8PM EST. While there are no major changes to the show, a new lead commentator will take over the broadcast booth, with veteran wrestling and MMA announcer Mauro Ranallo calling the action along with Jerry Lawler and Byron Saxton. The top two WWE...

TNA offers James Storm twice the money that WWE did for new deal

James Storm

ProWrestlingSheet.com, ran by a former TMZ reporter, revealed that TNA gave James Storm more than twice the money that WWE offered him to return to the company. WWE apparently gave Storm less than $100,000 a year but TNA – apart from doubling the money – also gave him a portion of merchandise sales for the duration of his new 2 year...