Author - Colin Vassallo

Ric Flair undergoes surgery

Ric Flair

The Nature Boy Ric Flair did not attend last week’s NXT Takeover as advertised as he underwent surgery, although what kind of surgery was not specified. “WWE Legend Ric Flair is recovering from successful surgery and will miss tomorrow’s scheduled guest referee appearance at SmackDown. Ric is doing well and we look forward to him returning...

WWE surpasses $100,000 in Full Sail University scholarships

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Full Sail University today announced through a blog post that WWE has awarded five $10,000 scholarships to students who are studying entertainment business, sports marketing and media, film, recording arts, and show production. This brings WWE’s investment at the University to $110,000 in just two years as the company continues to help out the...

Guam Olympic wrestler hoping to make it to NXT after tryout

WWE Performance Center

Guam’s Pacific Daily News newspaper is carrying a story about Olympic wrestler Jeff Cobb attending a tryout at the WWE Performance Center earlier this month. The three day tryout was held between September 4 and 6 and those who attended will wait four to six weeks to see what the future holds for them. Cobb said that WWE coaches “killed...

Brock Lesnar on RAW tonight for final Night of Champions push

Brock Lesnar

Tonight’s Monday Night RAW will feature the return of the WWE World Heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar, back for his first appearance since the night after SummerSlam. Lesnar will be there to confront his number one contender John Cena after Cena issued an ultimatum to Heyman on last week’s show. This is also the go-home show before Night of...

Stephanie McMahon in October 2014 edition of Shape Magazine

Stephanie McMahon

WWE’s Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon is in the October 2014 edition of Shape Magazine which has WWE fan Maria Menounos on the cover. The mother of three and most powerful woman in the WWE, McMahon is featured in the single-page ‘Fit & Famous’ section of the magazine. The piece mentions her upcoming WWE fitness DVD, her workout...

Jake Roberts thanks WWE for taking care of him in hospital

Jake Roberts

WWE is once again helping Hall of Famer Jake “The Snake” Roberts with his latest bout of cancer and is facilitating a lot of stuff so Roberts gets the best cure. Writing on Twitter, Roberts said that the pneumonia did “some serious damage” and he was the sickest he’s ever been. The doctors refused to tell him how long it will take for...

See No Evil 2 world premiere to be held on October 15

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Kane’s new movie See No Evil 2 will be screened at Screamfest Horror Festival on Wednesday, October 15, at 7:30PM. This will be the world premiere of the second installment of the movie franchise which was directed by identical twin sisters Jen and Sulvia Soska. The synopsis for See No Evil 2 reads, “A group of friends pays a late-night visit...

Kenta arrives at NXT…and gets a name change

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Kenta has arrived at NXT and made his debut last night at Takeover on the WWE Network. Kenta was introduced by William Regal and talked in Japanese to the fans following him live in Japan on television. He then switched to English and announced that from that moment on he would be known as Hideo Itami in honor of one of his heroes. The Japanese...

NXT Takeover: Fatal 4 Way results

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Here are the results from the second NXT Takeover special which aired yesterday live on the WWE Network from NXT’s home at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Kalisto and Sin Cara defeated The Ascension to become the new NXT Tag Team champions; Baron Corbin defeated CJ Parker; Enzo Amore defeated Sylvester Lefort in a hair match; Bull...

Sean O’Haire attended six WWE-sponsored rehab stints

Sean O'Haire

TMZ.COM is reporting that former WWE and WCW star Sean O’Haire went to rehab six times in the past six years to kick out an alcohol addiction and all the tabs were picked up by WWE. Sources close to the whole ordeal said WWE tried to get in touch with O’Haire several times but he never reached back despite the company going to great lengths to...

Kurt Angle to make announcement on his future in two weeks

Kurt Angle

Making an appearance on Ring Rust Radio, TNA Hall of Famer Kurt Angle announced that he would be making an announcement about his future in two weeks time. The former TNA and WWE champion said that he can’t say where he’s going as he wants to make it public when the company announces it, but he’s doing “the right thing for me and my...

NXT Takeover: Fatal 4 Way live on WWE Network tonight

NXT

The second NXT Takeover special will be airing tonight live on the WWE Network from NXT’s home at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Five matches have been sent for the two hour broadcast which starts at 8PM EST and these are: Mojo Rawley vs Bull Dempsey; Enzo Amore vs Sylvester Lefort in a hair match; The Ascension vs Kalisto and Sin...

Police confirm Sean O’Haire’s death was a suicide

Sean O'Haire

TMZ.COM is reporting that Sean O’Haire committed suicide, relaying information that they received from local police. The former WWE and WCW star was found in his bedroom beside his bed, with a red rope tied around his neck and connected to the bedpost. His father discovered the body and immediately called 911. O’Haire was just 43 years old.

Seth Rollins nearly impaled by cage spike on Raw

Seth Rollins

Seth Rollins avoided – just nearly – a disaster of epic proportions on Monday night after he was almost impaled by the lowering cage during the final segment of Raw. The near accident happened after Reigns threw Rollins out of the ring and the cage started to get lowered. Rollins tried to get in from the exact spot where the metal...

Kenta not wrestling at NXT Takeover 2

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Japanese sensation Kenta will be making his NXT debut tomorrow at Takeover 2 but the man who was just recently signed to a new WWE deal will not be wrestling on the show. Kenta’s move to WWE has interested the Japanese fans so much that J Sports will air NXT Takeover 2 live at 9AM local time even though he won’t be lacing up his boots for this...