Author - Colin Vassallo

WrestleMania stage and entrance go up at AT&T Stadium

WWE gave a sneak peak at the inside of the AT&T Stadium yesterday during Smackdown which was part-live with cut-ins from Dallas in conjunction with the taped matches from Monday night. The entrance looked somewhat complete with a huge Texas star leading to the ramp as the main focal point. Interesting enough there doesn’t seem to be a huge...

Life-size bronze statue of Dusty Rhodes unveiled at Axxess

WWE unveiled the bronze life-size statue of Hall of Famer Dusty Rhodes at Axxess this evening, similar to what they did last year for the Ultimate Warrior. Dustin Rhodes, Cody Rhodes, and Eden  Styles were present for the unveiling of the statue which was done in front of the NXT roster, a roster which Dusty often described as his kids. “I...

Stephanie McMahon tries out Triple H’s entrance…and fails!

Triple H has pretty much got his entrance routine down to perfection, from his pose at the top of the ramp and spitting the water like a champ. But how good is his wife Stephanie McMahon at doing his entrance? Not so good! Before Axxess opened doors to the public, Stephanie tested out the Superstars’ entrance section where fans can imitate their...

WWE Network announces new original show titled Holy Foley

WWE today announced its new original WWE Network series titled Holy Foley, starring WWE Hall of Famer Mick Foley and his daughter Noelle. The series will be produced by Trooper Entertainment in association with Lionsgate and this 10-episode, 30-minute family reality series is slated to premiere in August 2016. “I am excited to give fans a...

Linda McMahon on Hulk Hogan returning: “Never say never”

Former WWE CEO Linda McMahon appeared on Yahoo! News Live with Katie Couric to discuss several topics including politics in the United States, her initiative for empowering women, and Hulk Hogan. McMahon described the 2016 US presidential race as a “wild west” show and some of the comments by candidates have been “deplorable.” As a former...

Impact rating for 03/29/2016

This week’s episode of Impact on POP drew 312,000 viewers, down slightly from last week’s 332,000 number. It’s still better than what the show has been doing over the past few weeks so it’s somewhat good news for TNA. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Secondary market tickets for WM weekend events get super expensive

While over 84,000 tickets have been sold for WrestleMania, not every ticket has an actual owner as many ticket scalpers bought in bulk in hopes of making a good sum when reselling these tickets. In WrestleMania’s case, there is enough supply for the demand but NXT this time was the hottest ticket in town. StubHub.com is reselling hundreds of...

Vince McMahon already hinting at new WrestleMania record

Vince McMahon is already hinting that the WrestleMania III record of 93,173 fans will be shattered this coming Sunday at WrestleMania 32. The boss put up a tweet with a shot of the Pontiac Silverdome and a shot of the AT&T Stadium next to it. “New Record: This Sunday at @ATTStadium?” questioned McMahon. The news that WWE will announce a...

Additional 40% off on clearance sale at WWE Shop

WWE Shop is running an extra 40% off from the already discounted clearance items, an offer which ends on April 1 at 11:59PM EST. You have to use the code SALE40 at checkout to get the additional discount. Items on super sale are on shirts, beanie hats, and other apparel which sport the logos and markings of NXT, Ultimate Warrior, Steve Austin...

Weather forecast for WrestleMania weekend

Around 100,000 fans will descend upon Dallas over the next couple of days to attend WrestleMania and all the related events. Weather plays up a major part in having successful – and less messy – shows. The good news is that no rain is forecast until WWE packs its bags and leaves town and great weather is scheduled over the...

WWE superstore for merchandise opens in downtown Dallas

If you want to buy any WWE merchandise this week there will be quite a bit of places to choose from including a superstore which WWE opened today at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center. The store is located in Hall B and no ticket is required but your credit card will most likely hate you if you are brave enough to go inside. Opening hours...

WrestleMania Axxess fan-interactive event kicks off today

WrestleMania Axxess, the multi-day fan interactive event, kicks off today and will run through WrestleMania Sunday. It will be held at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center. There will be a total of seven Axxess sessions starting with tonight from 6PM to 10PM. One session will be held tomorrow from 5PM to 9PM. Three sessions are on Saturday...

Total Divas season 5 episode 11 rating

Episode 11 of season 5 of Total Divas titled Clothes Quarters drew only 563,000 viewers, down 100,000 viewers from last week’s episode. This episode is officially the lowest rated one of the whole series among 69 episodes. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Newest WWE reporter Cathy Kelley starts on-camera work

The newest WWE reporter Cathy Kelley has officially started doing on-camera appearances, more than a month after she was hired by WWE. Kelley was a host for AfterBuzz TV. “So excited to be finally able to announce that it’s my first day on the job and we’re here at AT&T Stadium, the home of WrestleMania 32,” the 27 year old Kelley said...

Battleground 2016 pre-sale now on

The pre-sale for the Battleground pay-per-view has started on Ticketmaster.com and will run through April 2 at 10AM EST. Fans who wish to purchase tickets before they go on sale to the general public can use the code VERIZONCENTER when selecting the tickets. Ticket prices are $25, $45, $75, $95, $200, $400, and $500. Tickets go on sale to the...

Raw rating for 03/28/2016

The final Raw before WrestleMania drew 3,764,000 viewers, up 365,000 viewers from last week’s broadcast. Hour one did 3,818,000 viewers, followed by an increase to 3,845,000 in the second hour, before going down to 3,629,000 in the third and final hour. A total of 216,000 viewers did not care to stick around to see the second Triple H and Roman...

Several WWE events planned to give back to local community

WWE has planned several community events during this WrestleMania week to give back to the local community. Today, AJ Styles, Sin Cara, Sami Zayn, Paige, Naomi, and Tamina will visit the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children and Children’s Medical Center Dallas. Mark Henry, Darren Young, Goldust, Jack Swagger, and Eva Marie will visit...