Author - Colin Vassallo

Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic tournament announced for NXT

Dusty Rhodes

NXT General Manager William Regal announced the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic tournament yesterday during the NXT Takeover: Brooklyn show. The Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic will feature the best of NXT’s past, present and future, with the finals taking place at the next NXT Takeover, live on WWE Network on Wednesday, October 7. Dusty was an...

NXT Takeover: Brooklyn results

NXT Brooklyn

Here are the results from the NXT Takeover: Brooklyn live event which took place at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, and aired live on the WWE Network. Triple H opened the show with the arena in the dark as he stood in the middle of the ring thanking fans. The NXT crowd then came alive right on cue with NXT chants taking over. Jushin...

NXT to tour the United Kingdom in December

NXT

Triple H announced on Twitter today that the NXT brand will be traveling to the United Kingdom for a tour later this year in December. “The evolution of @WWENXT continues as we cross the Atlantic for a tour of the UK Dec. 10-16th,” Triple H tweeted. WWE is not scheduled to be on tour in the UK in December so this will just an NXT tour. The...

Paddy Power offering NXT Takeover: Brooklyn online betting

NXT Brooklyn

Paddy Power in the United Kingdom seems to be the only place to offer NXT Takeover: Brooklyn online betting, the first time someone is offering bets on an NXT WWE Network live event. Finn Balor is the favorite in the odds to win and retain the NXT title in the ladder match with odds at 1/10 while Kevin Owens is at 5/1. The NXT Women’s champion...

NXT Takeover: Brooklyn live tonight on the WWE Network

NXT Brooklyn

Live tonight on the WWE Network, WWE presents NXT Takeover: Brooklyn from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The full card is as follows: Finn Balor vs Kevin Owens for the NXT title in a ladder match; Sasha Banks vs Bayley for the NXT Women’s title; Blake and Murphy vs The Vaudevillians for the NXT Tag Team titles; Jushin “Thunder”...

John Cena granting his 500th wish this Monday before Raw

John Cena

WWE’s super hero John Cena will grant his 500th wish for Make-A-Wish Foundation this coming Monday before Raw after he meets 8 year old buy Rocco from Queens, New York, who is battling leukemia. Since the founding of Make-A-Wish in 1980, no other celebrity has granted as many wishes as Cena. To acknowledge Cena and his contributions to...

AJ Lee with small role in Madden NFL 16 video game short film

AJ Lee

Former WWE Divas champion AJ Lee has a small role in the Madden NFL 16 commercial, or rather, short film, that was published by EA Sports today. The five minute hilarious short film features Dave Franco, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Julio Jones, Rob Gronkowski, Colin Kaepernick, Antonio Brown and Buffalo Bills head coach Rex Ryan. AJ plays the...

Stephen Amell to wear Arrow costume for SummerSlam match

Stephen Amell

Arrow star Stephen Amell will be wearing his Arrow costume for his SummerSlam match this Sunday as he teams up with Neville to take on Stardust and King Barrett. In a video posted on his Facebook, Amell showed some of the clothes that he will be taking to the SummerSlam weekend and first showed the boots of his costume, saying he hoped they’re...

Stephanie McMahon and John Cena ring the opening bell at the NYSE

Stephanie McMahon

The WWE logo was splashed all over the New York Stock Exchange monitors today as Stephanie McMahon and John Cena rang the opening bell of the NYSE today. McMahon and Cena were joined by seven wish kids from the Make-A-Wish Foundation and David Williams, the CEO of Make-A-Wish Foundation also accompanied the group. Stephanie live streamed the whole...

WWE Superstars and Divas take over New York for SummerSlam

WWE logo

WWE Superstars and Divas are currently all over the New York area for the SummerSlam weekend with different groups attending different activities throughout the city. 2K Sports held an event for the media yesterday night to showcase and promote the WWE 2K16 video game. Several top talent were in attendance including the man on this year’s cover...

Kevin Owens cuts epic promo on NXT crowd for being hypocritical

Kevin Owens

Kevin Owens cut an epic promo on the Full Sail crowd on the NXT show that aired last night on the WWE Network. As Owens was hyping the NXT Takeover: Brooklyn show for this Saturday and his main event match against Finn Balor, fans started to boo and chanting “Brooklyn sucks.” Owens was caught a bit by surprise and decided to unload on the...

Dwayne Johnson to lead in his second Disney movie

Dwayne Johnson

Do you smell what The Rock is cooking? Well, Disney certainly does as Variety is reporting that the popular movie studio has signed Dwayne Johnson to star in an untitled movie based around it’s Jungle Cruise theme park attraction. Both Tom Hanks and Tim Allen were each attached to star in the movie at some point but Disney is now banking on...

Cesaro and Alicia Fox to wrestle Tough Enough finalists

Antonio Cesaro

The Tough Enough final four will be doing their first full wrestling match next for next Tuesday’s finale as Josh, ZZ, Sara Lee, and Amanda fight for the two $250,000 one-year WWE deals up for grabs. Josh and ZZ – who lost the popular vote this week – will each be wrestling Cesaro as their final performance while Sara Lee and Amanda...

Total Divas season 4 episode 7 rating

Total Divas

Total Divas episode 7 of season 4 titled No Holds Barre did a total of 1,031,000 viewers this week and a 0.5 rating in the 18-49 demo. The show did 139,000 viewers less from last week’s season high of 1.17 million viewers. The show has been averaging less than the 1.2 million viewers it did last season although this season is airing on a Tuesday...

WWE denies choosing Minneapolis as a host of WrestleMania

WrestleMania

In a reaction to the announcement by an EVP of the Minnesota Vikings Stadium regarding WrestleMania, WWE did acknowledge that Minneapolis is in the running to host a WrestleMania however it denied that it has chosen the city as a host so far. “Minneapolis is one of the many cities that has expressed an interest in hosting a future...

Tough Enough episode 9 rating

Tough Enough

Episode 9 of Tough Enough, which is the penultimate one of this season, drew 998,000 viewers, which is down from the 1,025,000 it did last week. The show had a 0.4 rating in the adults 18-49 demo. The final four were revealed during this week’s show, which are Amanda, Sara Lee, Josh, and ZZ. The season finale is next week on USA Network...