Author - Colin Vassallo

Impact with PPV-fall out delivers best number since April

Impact

TNA Impact had the best number in a while this week with a jump of over 300,000 additional viewers from the previous week for the fallout from Slammiversary. Slammiversary was considered to be a pretty good pay-per-view and Impact that followed was equally good. The show pulled in 1.3 million viewers. It was the best number for Impact since the...

Bobby Lashley captures the TNA World title at Impact

Bobby Lashley

TNA pulled the plug on Eric Young as their champion as well as Bobby Lashley became the new TNA World champion after pinning Young during last night’s episode of Impact. The pinfall was completely clean and Lashley was declared the winner after hitting a spear and covering Young for the three count for his first ever TNA title. Lashley returned...

No Axxess at SummerSlam weekend this year

SummerSlam

Unlike previous years, WWE will not be having Axxess at this year’s SummerSlam, which has been a feature in the calendar ever since the event has been moved to Los Angeles. It’s not known if the other WWE-related events in the Los Angeles area will happen that weekend but there are two non-televised live WWE events on the Friday and Saturday...

TNA asks fans what ring they want going forward

TNA

TNA is asking its fans what kind of ring do they want to see – the usual four sided one or the six sided ring which TNA used in the past. Depending on the fans’ choice, TNA will make use of either ring starting with the Impact television tapings next week in New York City. This is not for a one-off event but rather a change in going...

DK Publishing with new book titled 30 Years of WrestleMania

WrestleMania

DK Publishing has announced a new book titled 30 Years of WrestleMania which will be released on September 15, 2014. The book is from the creators of WWE 50 and the official WWE Encyclopedia and features an in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at the show of shows from its inception to today. Relive each exciting event with detailed information...

RAW rating for 06/16/2014

RAW

Monday Night RAW this week drew a total of 4,123,000 viewers for the three hour broadcast, just an increase of 4,000 viewers from last week’s show. Hour one drew 3,928,000 viewers, followed by 4,197,000 in the second, and then an increase to 4,245,000 in the third and final hour. The audience increased throughout the show for the second row in a...

Second MITB ladder match for the briefcase announced

Seth Rollins

As reported last week, WWE will have a second Money In The Bank ladder match at the upcoming pay-per-view where the winner will get the briefcase and the ability to cash in anytime for a year. The announcement was made official during the Main Event show on WWE Network yesterday and Seth Rollins is the first person to be entered in the match. WWE...

WWE hosts special family at Monday Night RAW

WWE

WWE hosted a special family last night at RAW as the Gandee family were invited as guests for the three hour broadcast which included some extra perks. Hunter Gandee, 14, and his family were given the royal treatment at the show in recognition of Hunter’s Cerebral Palsy awareness which included carrying his 7 year old brother, suffering from the...

WWE cutting budget across the board to soften losses

WWE

PWTorch.com is reporting that WWE also gave the pink slip to one of its creative writers, Jay Gibson, this past weekend. Gibson made his name by being one of the main writers on The Young and the Restless soap opera, writing 178 episodes between 2008 and 2012. He was also the storyboard artist for The Thin Red Line movie back in 1998. Gibson joins...

Legends’ House reunion special to air Thursday on WWE Network

WWE Network

Do you miss Legends’ House on the WWE Network? The good news is that there is one episode left – a reunion show which will air this Thursday at 8PM EST on the WWE Network. The cast of the show – Mean Gene Okerlund, Hacksaw Jim Duggan, Hillbilly Jim, Howard Finkel, Jimmy Hart, Rowdy Roddy Piper, Pat Patterson, and Tony Atlas –...

WWE staff volunteering at Special Olympics USA Games

WWE

The 2014 Special Olympics USA Games kicked off last night at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, last night and WWE had a big hand in the production. WWE signed up as a Founding Partner of the 2014 Special Olympics USA Games and will be promoting the games on their TV broadcasts, live events, digital and social media. Apart from that, WWE...

Team 3D announced for the TNA Hall of Fame

Team 3D

The third inductees into the TNA Hall of Fame were revealed yesterday at the Slammiversary pay-per-view and they are Team 3-D: Bully Ray and Devon. The duo – considered to be the most decorated tag team in professional wrestling history – made their TNA debut in October 2005 after WWE opted not to keep the duo that year. Both Ray and...

Eric Young retains TNA title in three way steel cage match

Eric Young

Here are the results from last night’s Slammiversary pay-per-view which took place from the College Park Center at the University of Texas at Arlington in Arlington, Texas. Sanada retained the X Division title by defeating Tigre Uno, Manik, Crazzy Steve, Eddie Edwards, and Davey Richards in a ladder match; Samoa Joe defeated Bobby Lashley;...

Slammiversary 2014 live on pay-per-view tonight

Slammiversary

Live tonight from the College Park Center at the University of Texas at Arlington in Arlington, Texas, TNA presents Slammiversary on pay-per-view. The full card is as follows: Samoa Joe vs Bobby Lashley; Austin Aries vs Kenny King; Eric Young vs the winner of Joe/Lashley and Aries/King for the TNA title in a three way steel cage Product...

CM Punk and AJ Lee tie the knot

CM Punk

We don’t know if AJ Lee skipped all the way down the aisle, but we do know that AJ and CM Punk got married this weekend in a very small and private ceremony. The perfect example of life imitating art, which happens a lot between WWE couples, Punk and AJ started dating shortly after their angle between them and while it was never acknowledged...

Bray Wyatt added to the MITB ladder match for WWE title

Wyatt Family

Bray Wyatt was added to the Money In The Bank ladder match for the vacated WWE World Heavyweight title after he defeated Dean Ambrose last night on Smackdown. Wyatt joins Del Rio, Sheamus, Cesaro, and Randy Orton who will be participating in that particular ladder match. Apparently only one Superstar is left to be added rather than two as...