| Jul 21, 2014
| 11:22 PM
On Monday night, Paul Heyman revealed his “Plan C,” and Triple H decided to make the returning Brock Lesnar the No. 1 contender to the WWE World Heavyweight championship.
While this was no surprise, the story that ran during the night to...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 5:10 AM
Wrestling fans have seen the heel authority figure storyline over and over.
It generally plays out in a similar way. The authority figure supports a heel wrestler, targets a face wrestler or both. Then, the heel wins the title, and the authority...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 4:30 AM
A crowd can sometimes be overlooked as one of the necessary ingredients of professional wrestling. A crowd reaction can make a good match great, a mediocre match good, and can make a moment truly memorable.
On Monday night's edition of WWE Raw, we got...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 10:42 AM
In the constantly moving world of wrestling, there's never much time to sit and reflect on pay-per-views. So it's not too surprising that instead of dwelling on the Royal Rumble on WWE Raw, the attention turned to setting the stage for the next pay-per-...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 4:33 AM
The Big Show has won the WWE title twice. Both times, he won at a Survivor Series pay-per-view event. The first time, in 1999, he defeated Triple H.
Funny how things come back around, in a way.
This year, The Big Show will get a WWE title shot against...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 4:26 AM
I know the drill.
When I'm watching WWE, sometimes (often) I have to suspend my disbelief. Check some logic at the door and just enjoy the moments that are unfolding in front of me.
Last night on WWE Raw, The Big Show finally KOed Triple H. The fans...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 4:04 AM
Whenever there is a WWE United States, Intercontinental or tag team title change, I ask the same questions:
* Will the new champion(s) elevate the title(s)' worth or does this title win help that/those superstar(s)' career?
* Will the title(s) be...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 4:33 AM
Hardcore wrestling fans, rejoice. With the entire WWE locker room watching, John Cena, given the option to choose his Summerslam opponent by Raw GM Brad Maddox, ultimately decided on Daniel Bryan, who emphatically replied "Yes, Yes, Yes, Yes," and was...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 8:27 PM
Fans who watched tonight's Raw -- and maybe even those who didn't -- will likely complain endlessly about the show's opening.
The first full segment on the show featured a non-title triple-threat match pitting WWE Champion CM Punk against Daniel Bryan...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 10:20 AM
Professional wrestling has been a part of my life since the age of 3, when I first saw Hulk Hogan inside the squared circle.
But it wasn't just "Hulkamania" that got me hooked on wrestling; I couldn't learn enough about every single superstar that graced...
| Jun 26, 2014
Pro wrestling likes to remind the world that it's an idiosyncratic, odd entertainment product in a number of ways — one of which being through how its on-screen talents often talk to the media. Take WWE wrestler Cesaro, and how his conversation with...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 4:06 PM
So you want to be a professional wrestler?
Take it from Seth Rollins, who has jumped through more rings than you can count, that it's a long road. But after years of driving from his hometown in Iowa to the Berwyn Eagles Club, Rollins has made it to the...