Author - Colin Vassallo

Tribute To The Troops 2015 pre-sale tomorrow

Tribute to the Troops

A pre-sale for the combined Tribute to the Troops and Smackdown tapings will kick off tomorrow on Ticketmaster.com at 10AM EST. This year, the Tribute show will take place at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena and prices will range from $15 to $100. The pre-sale code which has to be used on Ticketmaster.com is TROOPS. Tickets go on sale to...

WWE signs two more Tough Enough contestants to deals

Tough Enough

WWE has signed two more Tough Enough contestants to deals, bringing a total of 7 cast members to developmental which is a record for the most signed out of a Tough Enough cast. The newest members at the WWE Performance Center are Mada Abdelhamid and Daria Berenato and they join winners Sara Lee and Josh, runners up Mandy and ZZ, and Patrick, who...

Hogan’s Beach restaurant and hotel it’s part of sold

Hogan's Beach

The Hogan’s Beach restaurant as well as the Best Western Bay Harbor hotel that it’s a part of were sold for $34.5 million according to the Tampa Bay Times and that is the only reason why Hogan’s association with the restaurant has ended. The new owners will be renovating the place and while the restaurant is still operating under the Bay...

Kane and Lana to attend Wizard World Comic Con in Austin, Texas

Lana

Kane and Lana will be representing WWE at the upcoming Wizard World Comic Con in Austin, Texas, which will be held at the Austin Convention Center during the weekend of October 30. Kane will pose for photo ops starting at 3PM and will then sign autographs at 4PM with a Q&A with the fans to follow at 5PM. Lana will begin her photo ops at 11AM...

WWE releases more WrestleMania 32 travel packages

WrestleMania 32

WWE released additional Gold and Silver WrestleMania travel packages today on the WrestleManiaTravel.com website. At time of this writing, the 4-night option Silver package which includes the Raw ticket is listed sold out. In the Gold package, there’s only the option to purchase the 4-night deal with Raw tickets. WrestleMania 32 travel packages...

Randy Orton out with dislocated shoulder

Randy Orton

The Wrestling Observer is reporting that former WWE champion Randy Orton is out with a dislocated shoulder and will be undergoing an MRI to determine the extent of his injury. Orton was splashed all over the advertising materials for the Mexico tour this past weekend but did not attend any of the shows and also missed Raw. His injury resulted in...

Tyler Breeze makes his debut on Smackdown

Tyler Breeze

Tyler Breeze has “graduated” from NXT and made his main roster debut yesterday during the Smackdown tapings in Austin, Texas. The 27 year old Canadian has been locked to a WWE developmental deal since 2010, first debuting as Mike Dalton. After NXT was created, Breeze was given an ultimatum in 2013 to either think of a new gimmick or risk being...

Raw rating for 10/19/2015

Raw

The fully loaded Raw with Austin, Taker, Lesnar, Shawn Michaels, and Ric Flair did a total of 3,356,000 viewers, up just 71,000 viewers from last week’s 3,285,000 number. Hour one started good with 3,600,000 viewers but then dropped to 3,347,000 in the second hour before dropping even more to 3,123,000 in the third hour. (Ratings credit: TV By...

Stone Cold Podcast: Brock Lesnar recap

Brock Lesnar

WWE Hall of Famer Stone Cold Steve Austin welcomed Brock Lesnar to the Stone Cold Podcast yesterday for a rare one hour interview. Austin and Lesnar shook hands and Austin thanked him for stopping by knowing he has limited dates. Lesnar thanked Austin for having him on the show. The two have known each other since 2002 and Austin says he knew he...

John Cena on ESPN’s SportsCenter tonight for WWE segment

John Cena

WWE’s United States champion John Cena will be the guest on the WWE segment on ESPN’s SportsCenter tonight starting at 9PM EST. Last week ESPN announced a new weekly segment covering all things WWE that would be airing every Tuesday and anchored by former WWE broadcaster Jonathan Coachman. The WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins was...

Breaking Ground to be narrated by William Shatner

Breaking Ground

The first episode of the WWE Breaking Ground series will be offered for free on the WWE Facebook page and the WWE YouTube channel at Noon EST on Sunday, October 25. The press release says that Breaking Ground will debut in its regular WWE Network timeslot on Monday, October 26 immediately following Monday Night Raw however the WWE Network schedule...

First pre-sale code for WrestleMania 32 tickets announced

WrestleMania 32

One of the pre-sale codes for WrestleMania was announced yesterday, with the pre-sale starting on November 4 at 9AM CT. The code is RAWVIP and this will enable you to purchase tickets two days before they go on sale to the general public on November 6. Thousands of fans already got their hands on tickets through the WrestleMania travel packages...

Kick-off match changed and US title open challenge added to HIAC

Dolph Ziggler

The Hell In A Cell kick-off show match has been changed to a six-man tag team match featuring none of the wrestlers which were previously announced for a different kick-off match. The new match has Dolph Ziggler, Neville, and Cesaro taking on Rusev, Sheamus, and King Barrett. The match replaces the Randy Orton and Dean Ambrose vs Luke Harper and...

TNA reinstates Bram after charges are dropped

Bram

TNA has reinstated Thomas Latimer, better known to fans as Bram, after he was suspended indefinitely this past August. A statement from TNA published by John Gaburick on his Twitter states that Bram is now immediately reinstated to his contract and the TNA roster following resolution of legal matters related to the domestic dispute charges brought...

WWE teams up with Texas Lottery for WrestleMania 32 partnership

WrestleMania 32

WWE and the Texas Lottery today announced a partnership around WrestleMania 32, making a WrestleMania scratch ticket game available starting Monday, November 16, with revenue supporting Texas public schools. The new game gives fans a chance to instantly win more than $10 million in prizes, including top prizes of $25,000, and the opportunity to...

Brock Lesnar on tonight’s Stone Cold Podcast on the WWE Network

Brock Lesnar

Former WWE World Heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar will be in Steve Austin’s hot seat tonight as he will be the next guest on the Stone Cold Podcast. Lesnar was indirectly involved in Austin packing up his bags and leaving the WWE in June 2002 after Austin was booked to wrestle Lesnar in a King of the Ring qualifying match on Raw. Unhappy with...

Steve Austin no longer advertised for tonight’s Raw

Steve Austin

Stone Cold Steve Austin is no longer being advertised for tonight’s Monday Night Raw in Dallas, Texas. The big names scheduled to appear on the final Raw before Hell In A Cell are The Undertaker, Brock Lesnar, and WWE Hall of Famers Shawn Michaels and Ric Flair. Last week Austin denied he was ever appearing even though WWE put him on the graphic...

TNA and Sony SIX announce three live events in India

TNA

TNA and Sony Six in India announced the first ever live international televised event from the country as well as a partnership with Dalip Singh, the man formerly known as The Great Khali, for a talent search to find the next Indian wrestling star. TNA will present three live events in Mumbai on December 2, 3, and 4, with the last show being a One...