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Samoa Joe wins NXT title at house show

In a shocking finish to last night's house show in Lowell, Mass., Samoa Joe beat Finn Balor to become the NXT champion.

While title matches had been on NXT house shows before, few had been quite as hyped as the main event to the Lowell show, which saw a rematch between Joe and Balor from the past two Takeovers.

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Wrestler Balls Mahoney, a former ECW champion, dead at 44

Balls Mahoney, known best for his time in Extreme Championship Wrestling, died Tuesday night at the age of 44, according to World Wrestling Entertainment.

Mahoney, a Spring Lake Heights New Jersey native whose real name was Jonathan Rechner, was a three-time ECW tag champion. He ended up winning the tag titles twice with Spike Dudley, and once with Masato Tanaka.

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Bullet Club arrives in WWE

The group's arrival is a pivotal moment for wrestling

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Wrestlemania 32 had great moments but questionable finishes

"Wrestlemania" came from Texas this year, where everything is bigger. WWE certainly was out to show that they could match that attitude, by giving the fans tons of huge moments on a stretched-out show.

Those moments included Shane McMahon diving off the top of the Hell in a Cell structure, only to crash into a table far below.

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WrestleMania 32 thoughts and predictions

It's here, wrestling fans -- the greatest weekend of the year. WrestleMania 32 is coming to us from Arlington, Texas this year, and in a state where everything is bigger, WrestleMania is bigger than ever.

We're getting six hours worth of wrestling this year, not including the postshow.

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WWE learns from last year and brawls into WrestleMania

Roman Reigns and Triple H provided excitement on the final Raw before Sunday's big pay-per-view.

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