Author - Colin Vassallo

Raw rating for 09/07/2015

Raw

Monday Night Raw this week drew an average of 3,385,000 viewers, down over a whopping half a million viewers from last week’s show. Raw went head to head with college football on ESPN which did 10,585,000 viewers. With NFL season returning, WWE will face some tough competition every week and such numbers will probably become a weekly thing. Hour...

Tough Enough finalist Amanda reportedly signs WWE deal

Amanda

Tough Enough finalist Amanda Saccomanno has been present at the last couple of television tapings and has reportedly signed a WWE developmental deal. Amanda, who wrestled as Mandy Rose during the Tough Enough finale, came second to Sara Lee however that did not put an end to her WWE career and she made enough of an impression to have been given...

WWE raises $213,000 for NYPD and NYFD benefit fund

WWE logo

WWE raised a total of $213,000 during the Answer the Call campaign in benefit of the New York Police and Fire Widows’ and Children’s Benefit Fund during SummerSlam week. The money came from 40 different once-in-a-lifetime auctions that WWE created in partnership with Charitybuzz.com where fans could bid for experiences with WWE Superstars and...

Kurt Angle announces he is not re-signing a new deal with TNA

Kurt Angle

During an appearance on Mark Madden’s radio show on 105.9 The X, TNA Hall of Famer and former champion Kurt Angle announced that he will not be signing a new TNA deal once his current contract expires in January 2016. Angle said that he will be taking a break from professional wrestling and will not seek employment with WWE. Angle acknowledged...

Dwayne Johnson’s San Andreas movie ends its theatrical run

San Andreas

Dwayne Johnson’s latest movie, San Andreas, finished its theatrical run in the United States earlier this month after a total of 97 days playing in theaters. San Andreas has been a big success for Johnson and Warner Bros., grossing a total of $154,294,686 domestically. It was the first number one movie for The Rock where he served as the sole...

Total Divas episode preview for tonight: Gone with the Wine

Total Divas

Tonight’s episode of Total Divas is titled Gone with the Wine and it’s episode 9 of season 4. The synopsis for tonight’s episode reads, “Nikki takes a much needed trip to Napa, Trinity drags her family on an RV camping trip, and Eva must choose between her career and Jonathan.“ The Rock will be appearing on Total Divas tonight as Eva...

Paige and Alicia Fox involved in bar fight with drunk patron

Paige

TMZ.COM is reporting that WWE Divas Paige and Alicia Fox were involved in a bar fight on Sunday night after a drunk patron kept harassing them. The fight happened at the Supano’s Prime Steakhouse, Seafood, and Pasta on Water Street in Baltimore, Maryland, the site of yesterday’s Monday Night Raw. A waiter on duty told TMZ that a female fan...

Fan jumps security wall during Seth Rollins’ entrance on Raw

Seth Rollins

Another crazy fan breached security at last night’s Raw and managed to get himself on television and walk down the ramp with WWE World Heavyweight and United States champion Seth Rollins for the main event. As Rollins was limping down the aisle, the fan jumped over the security wall from the side and walked down the ramp next to Rollins. To his...

WWE officially announces the signing of Kana

Asuka

WWE officially announced the signing of Japanese female wrestler Kanako Urai, better known to fans as Kana, to NXT. Kana will be reporting to the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida, later this month to start her WWE journey. “We are very excited to have Kana join the NXT roster,” said Triple H, WWE Executive Vice President of Talent...

Stone Cold Podcast: Edge & Christian recap

Edge & Christian

Edge and Christian were the guests on the Stone Cold Podcast last night after Monday Night Raw and the three of them went for an hour and seven minutes discussing everything about their careers. Austin opened the show and said that he always called Edge either Adam or Edge but always called Christian, Christian, and not by his first name of Jay...

Zahra Schreiber discusses her release from WWE

Zahra Schreiber

Zahra Schreiber, the girlfriend of Seth Rollins who was released from her WWE developmental deal last week, spoke about her release for the first time in a post on Instagram. Schreiber, who actually made her debut just days before at an NXT non-televised live event, said it was her dream job and she’s grateful and fortunate to have had her time...

Lana comments on her injury with heartfelt message to fans

Lana

Since Lana made her debut she has been limited at doing valet/manager duties and has not wrestled one single match so far on WWE television. The injury she sustained yesterday was part of her training to become an in-ring performer. “Every since I have debuted in @wwe I have continued to go to @wwenxt & come hours early before live events to...

Lana injured and possibly out for up to four months

Lana

WWE Diva Lana suffered a wrist injury while working out in the ring before a WWE Live Event in Fairfax, Virginia, this past weekend according to a story on WWE.com. “During a training session [Sunday] afternoon, Lana had sustained an injury in the ring. We attended to her and noticed that she had a deformity of her wrist,” said Dr. Scott...

Ticketmaster UK runs out of NXT Takeover London tickets

NXT

Ticketmaster UK is out of tickets for NXT Takeover London which will take place on December 16 at the SSE Arena at Wembley. Tickets for the show are still available through GetMeIn.com, a Ticketmaster company, as well as Viagogo, although these tickets are obviously higher than the face value price. WWE will take NXT overseas for the first time...

Edge & Christian on the Stone Cold Podcast tonight on WWE Network

Steve Austin

The Stone Cold Podcast returns tonight on the WWE Network right after Raw goes off the air with a show that perhaps could be the funniest of the series so far with guests Edge and Christian. The childhood friends who became 7 time tag team champions in the WWE will be in the hot seat(s) as the latest guests of Steve Austin, following the likes of...

Eric Bischoff discusses the 20th anniversary of WCW Nitro

WCW Nitro

Two days ago, September 4, marked the 20th anniversary from the debut of WCW Nitro on TNT, a show created by Ted Turner and Eric Bischoff to combat WWE’s Monday Night Raw program in a head to head battle that kicked off the Monday night wars. Acknowledging the anniversary, former WCW President Eric Bischoff wrote on Twitter that he was very...