Author - Colin Vassallo

WWE to announce Q3 2014 earning results on October 30

WWE HQ

WWE will be announcing its third quarter 2014 results on Thursday, October 30, 2014, before the opening of the market. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Vince McMahon and the Chief Strategy & Financial Officer George Barrios will host a conference call beginning at 11:00AM EST to discuss the results. The results will include the numbers of...

Randy Orton RKO Vines taking over the web!

Randy Orton

Randy Orton has taken over the Internet. Well, not him, but fans who are using the RKO on several Vine videos that has people – and animals – falling and with the magic of video editing make them appear as if they are getting RKO’d. Videos of Orton hitting his move have been popping up on Facebook, Twitter, and other social media...

Stephanie McMahon selected as a 2015 Eisenhower USA Fellow

Stephanie McMahon

WWE Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon has been selected as a 2015 Eisenhower USA Fellow, one of nine U.S. leaders to participate in the prestigious international leadership exchange program for outstanding professionals, the Eisenhower Fellowships announced yesterday. The nine USA Fellows were selected from a highly competitive pool of...

Justin Roberts writes heartfelt message after WWE release

Justin Roberts

Former WWE ring announcer Justin Roberts posted a heartfelt message to WWE fans on his Instagram account, his first since he was notified that his contract would not be renewed this past Monday after Raw. Roberts called the job a dream one, and helping others while he worked for the company was the best part of it all. He thanked everyone from...

Raw rating for 10/13/2014

RAW

Monday Night Raw dipped in viewership again this week, getting 3,751,000 viewers over the three hour period, down 46,000 from last week. Hour one pulled 3,833,000 viewers, followed by 3,756,000 in the second, and then 3,664,000 in the third hour. Viewers kept tuning away from the show as every hour passed. This was the lowest rated Raw since the...

Two more matches for the 2014 Hell In A Cell pay-per-view

Rusev

Two new matches were announced on WWE.COM for the upcoming Hell In A Cell pay-per-view. The U.S. title will be on the line as champion Sheamus will defend against The Miz, and the other match is Rusev taking on Big Show. With these two matches there are a total of five announced so far, with two Hell In A Cell matches – Ambrose vs Rollins...

Ratings for Total Divas episodes 6 and 7 of season 3

Total Divas 3

Two episodes back to back for Total Divas did not impress in the ratings, with episode 6 being the second lowest rated of the whole series while episode 7 not fairing much better. Episode 6, titled Paint The Island Red, drew 882,000 viewers while episode 7, titled The Double-Cross, did 975,000. (Ratings credit: PWInsider.com)

Hell In A Cell main event and two other matches announced

Dean Ambrose

Three matches for Hell In A Cell were announced last night on Raw including two which will take place inside the steel cage. The main event will be Seth Rollins taking on his former Shield partner Dean Ambrose. This match will be inside the Hell In A Cell and will be joined by John Cena vs Randy Orton, also in the Cell. Cena and Ambrose had to...

2K announces downloadable content and Season Pass for WWE 2K15

WWE 2K15

2K today announced details about the downloadable content and a Season Pass program for WWE 2K15. The content offering will include three new storylines playable in 2K Showcase, the game’s story-driven, single-player campaign, as well as access to new moves and a wealth of playable WWE, WCW and NXT Superstars. In addition, WWE Diva Paige will be...

Ring announcer Justin Roberts released

WWE logo

In a very surprising move, WWE announced that ring announcer Justin Roberts is no longer employed by the company after his contract was not renewed. “WWE has chosen to not exercise its option to renew ring announcer Justin Roberts’ contract. Effective immediately, Roberts is released from WWE. WWE wishes him the best in all his future...

Ric Flair rumored to be on Raw tonight

Ric Flair

Monday Night Raw tonight is from the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia, with two celebrities lined up to be a guest on the show. Nene Leakes from the Real Housewives of Atlanta and Todd Chrisley from Chrisley Knows Best are scheduled for Raw as WWE plays the “Atlanta card” with both stars having television shows in the city. There are rumors...

WWE appoints new Chief Digital Officer

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WWE appointed Lou Schwartz as the company’s new Chief Digital Officer and he will be reporting to WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon. Schwartz will lead WWE’s Digital Media division and be a key member of the company’s senior management team. Schwartz’s primary focus will be on expanding WWE’s digital and social media presence and...

WWE Network to begin running advertising starting today

WWE Network

WWE today announced that it will begin to run limited video advertisements on the WWE Network effective immediately. There will be no commercial breaks during scheduled programming however there will be limited advertising between shows as well as occasional advertising before starting video-on-demand content. Adding advertising to the Network...

IZOD Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey, gets SummerSlam 2015

SummerSlam 2015

The IZOD Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey, has been named as the host for the 2015 SummerSlam, the first SummerSlam away from Los Angeles since 2008. “We are thrilled to have the opportunity to extend our phenomenal relationship with our partners in the region for SummerSlam weekend next year,” said John P. Saboor, executive vice...

WWE 2K15 soundtrack album announced

WWE 2K15

The WWE 2K15 soundtrack was announced today by John Cena on Twitter and it will feature two new tracks exclusive to the album performed by Cena himself and Wiz Khalifa. The two tracks – titled All Day and Breaks – join 8 other songs performed by B.o.B, Rudimental, Flo Rida, Knife Party, Big Smo, Mystery Skulls, Royal Blood, and Wiz...

Batista rumored to have landed James Bond villain role

Batista

Movie website latino-review.com is reporting that former WWE champion Dave Batista has landed a major role in the upcoming Bond 24 movie and is set to take on the role of Hinx, a big villain in the movie. A casting call for Hinx came out a few weeks ago where it specifically asked for a male between 30-45 years of age and ideally over 6’2”...

Bound For Glory 2014 pay-per-view results

Bound For Glory

Here are the results of last night’s Bound For Glory pay-per-view, which took place from the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan, in association with Wrestle-1. Minoru Tanaka defeated Manik; Ethan Carther III defeated Ryota Hama; MVP defeated Kazma Sakamoto; Samoa Joe defeated Low Li and Kaz Hayashi to retain the X Division title; Jiro Kuroshio and...

Two new back-to-back episodes of Total Divas to air tonight

Total Divas 3

E! will air two first-run episodes of Total Divas back-to-back tonight starting at 8PM EST. Episode 6 will air first, titled Paint the Island Red, with the synopsis reading, “TJ ruins Nattie’s hopes of repairing their marriage. Nikki gets annoyed at Brie for not being as fun as she used to be. Ariane and Vinnie deal with relationship...