Author - Colin Vassallo

Paige sidelined with slight concussion

Paige

In an interview published today by Channel Guide Magazine, former two time Divas champion Paige revealed that she’s been out of action due to a slight concussion. “I took a bad bump in one of my matches,” Paige said. “I’m losing my mind because I’m not at work right now so it’s been a few straight weeks of not leaving the house.”...

William Regal, Jordan and Gable to appear at EVOLVE 54

William Regal

Continuing their casual relationship with EVOLVE, WWE is sending Jason Jordan, Chad Gable, and William Regal to the EVOLVE 54 live iPPV event in Orlando, Florida, on January 23. Gable and Jordan will be signing autographs starting at 7PM, an hour before the start of the show. It will take place at the Orlando Downtown Recreation Complex at North...

WWE-bound Shinsuke Nakamura stripped off the IWGP IC title

Shinsuke Nakamura

New Japan Pro Wrestling’s IWGP Intercontinental champion Shinsuke Nakamura is being stripped off his title according to NJPW, days after he publicly announced that he’s going to the WWE at the end of the month. Nakamura’s last date with NJPW is on January 30 at the Korakuen Hall and has several dates in between, dates that he’s expect to...

Rusev says he’s not injured and still traveling to India

Rusev

There were several rumors that Rusev was injured during a non-televised live event in Bossier City, Louisiana, on Saturday night. Rusev wrestled Ryback during that show and lost to the Big Guy. Today, Rusev took it to Twitter to address these injury rumors, and in full character, he slammed the “stupid American propaganda.” Rusev wrote on...

WWE traveling to India this week for 2 day tour

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WWE Superstars and Divas will be going for a quick tour in India for two shows in New Delhi, with everyone expected to leave the United States tomorrow after Raw with nearly 24 hours of traveling. The two shows – on January 15 and 16 – will both be held at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium, a 14,000 seater arena which was built in 1982...

Sting headlines the 2016 WWE Hall of Fame induction ceremony

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Former WCW champion Sting was announced today as the headliner and the first inductee in the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2016. Sting will be inducted on April 2, the eve of WrestleMania, at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. Sting made his debut in 1985 with Continental Wrestling Association before moving to the Universal Wrestling...

Monday Night Raw turns 23 today!

Raw

23 years ago to the date, Monday Night Raw made its debut on USA Network as a one hour broadcast replacing Prime Time Wrestling and taped from the Grand Ballroom at Manhattan Center Studios in New York City. 1,180 episodes later, WWE’s flagship show is the longest running weekly episodic program in primetime TV history, and while its ratings are...

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

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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...