Author - Colin Vassallo

Austin and Rock congratulate Kevin Steen

Kevin Steen

The arrival of Kevin Steen at NXT and eventually in WWE has a lot of fans excited and Steen received two encouraging tweets from two of the biggest Superstars to have ever graced the squared circle – Steve Austin and The Rock. “Two C words for @FightSteenFight… Congratulations and Cardio. Good luck, kid,” Austin tweeted...

RAW rating for 08/11/2014

RAW

Monday Night RAW this week with the Hulk Hogan birthday celebration pulled in 4,300,000 viewers, an increase of 300,000 viewers from last week. This was also the go-home edition prior to SummerSlam. Hour one did 4,082,000 viewers, followed by 4,360,000 in the second, and then 4,458,000 in the third and final hour with the big ending. In the past...

Vince McMahon appears on RAW after show goes off the air

Vince Mcmahon

The Hulk Hogan celebration continued on the WWE Network (available for $9.99 just in case you missed it) after RAW went off the air on USA Network. Heath Slater brought out a cake but as always, a cake in a WWE ring never has a good ending, and predictably, the cake ended up in Titus O’Neil’s face. With the first cake out of the question...

Kevin Steen signs developmental deal with WWE

Kevin Steen

Triple H announced on his Twitter that the WWE has signed popular Canadian pro wrestler Kevin Steen to a developmental deal. The 30 year old from Quebec is trained by former WWE Superstar Jacques Rougeau and has worked for independent organizations such as Combat Zone Wrestling, Pro Wrestling Guerrilla and even Ring of Honor where he was their...

WWE Network launched in over 170 countries today

WWE Network

It’s another big day for WWE as the WWE Network today launches internationally in over 170 countries, bringing the over-the-top streaming service to fans worldwide who have been shut-out from the February 24 launch earlier this year. Most of the countries that will get the Network today will be able to stream it on their Android and iOS devices...

Hogan, Cena, and Lesnar all scheduled for tonight’s RAW

Hulk Hogan

While last week’s RAW did not feature any of the two in SummerSlam’s main event, tonight will have both Cena and Lesnar…and Hulk Hogan is in the house too! The Hulkster turns 61 years old today and will be having his birthday bash live on RAW with a lot of surprises planned. An nWo reunion has already been publicized by Scott Hall with Kevin...

2K Showcase to explore greatest rivalries in WWE 2K15 announced

WWE 2K15

2K today announced details of 2K Showcase, the story-driven single-player campaign in WWE 2K15. Through high quality cinematics and historic WWE footage, players will explore two of the biggest and most notable WWE rivalries: the one between Triple H and Shawn Michaels from 2002 to 2004, as well as John Cena’s and CM Punk’s rivalry from 2011...

More on the backstage incident that led to Del Rio getting fired

Alberto Del Rio

PWInsider.com is reporting that Alberto Del Rio got in trouble after a remark from another WWE employee was deemed racist and he took matters in his own hands as payback. The story allegedly went that WWE’s social media manager of live events was eating backstage and was told to clean the plate after finishing. In a smart-ass remark, the manager...

WWE blasts Alberto Del Rio on Twitter after firing him

Alberto Del Rio

WWE rarely touches the subject of talent releases on social media past the simple message that is usually posted on WWE.COM however they had another message to Alberto Del Rio following his termination. “(1/2) @VivaDelRio is responsible for his own actions. If you’re angry at anyone, be angry at Alberto,” read a tweet on the official WWE...

Live WWE event results from 08/08/2014 in Sydney, Australia

Roman Reigns

W-O reader Geoffrey McGee attended the live WWE event in Sydney, Australia, today and sent in the following results: Rob Van Dam won a battle royal and earned a shot for the Intercontinental title later in the show. Other participants included the Usos, Fandango, Bo Dallas, Kofi Kingston, R-Truth, Diego, Erick Rowan, and Luke Harper; Emma and...

Bully Ray powerbombs Dixie Carter through a table on Impact

Dixie Carter

Surrounded big King Mo, Rhino, Rockstar Spud, and EC3, Dixie Carter still managed to eat the table during last night’s episode of Impact Wrestling. Bully Ray, Devon, and Tommy Dreamer interrupted Carter’s meltdown in the middle of the ring and Ray called her the most hated woman in pro wrestling history. After King Mo attacked Dreamer, Bully...

Alberto Del Rio fired from WWE

Alberto Del Rio

Alberto Del Rio got fired from WWE yesterday for his unprofessional conduct after an incident with a WWE employee according to WWE.COM. “WWE announced the release of Alberto Del Rio due to unprofessional conduct and an altercation with an employee,” read a short statement on the official WWE website. There was no usual good luck in...

Dixie Carter finally goes through a table on tonight’s Impact

Dixie Carter

Tonight is a big day for TNA Impact as finally, #ItHappens. Yes that’s the hash tag that the company has been using to hype up tonight’s edition of Impact and it’s working as it was the top trending topic worldwide during the day. TNA also declared that today is “National Put Your Boss Through A Table Day,” although if you seriously...

WWE crew in Australia for three day tour

WWE

The WWE crew traveled to Down Under yesterday for a three day tour in Australia. WWE held one show at the Rod Laver Arena today in Melbourne and will be followed by another one at the Allphones Arena in Sydney tomorrow and then one in Perth at the Perth Arena. The WWE World Heavyweight champion John Cena is not on the tour due to filming...