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5 WWE Alternatives You Should Be Watching

March 13, 2017 // 0 Comments

As wrestling fans, we’ve all complained about the WWE product from time to time. And right now, the RAW brand really has some of us quite disappointed as we head into WrestleMania with a rather lackluster card featuring part-timers dominating the top matches. In times like this, where RAW feels like a marathon and you almost never actually sit through all three hours, you may find yourself wishing for an alternative to WWE that isn’t NXT. Well they’re out there, and while the quality of production may not be up to WWE’s standard, there are still promotions easily [...]

ROH 15th Anniversary Results; Daniels Wins!

March 11, 2017 // 0 Comments

Ring of Honor Wrestling held their 15th Anniversary event on pay-per-view tonight, and if you missed it I HIGHLY recommend you catch a replay of it. It was a fantastic event that was capped off by two great matches. Full results, and some thoughts, below: Jay White pinned Kenny King in 10:15. Frankie Kazarian beat Cheeseburger, Hangman Page, Chris Sabin, Silas Young, and Damien Martinez in a six-way in 9:00 to earn an ROH TV Title shot. Jay Lethal defeated Bobby Fish in 15:10. Matt Taven, TK O’Ryan, and Vinny Marseglia beat Dalton Castle and The Boyz in 8:05 to retain the ROH Six-Man Tag [...]

ROH 15th Anniversary 3/10/17 Preview

March 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

Tonight, Ring of Honor wrestling celebrates its 15th anniversary live on pay-per-view with the aptly titled event ROH 15th Anniversary. The big event goes down tonight, LIVE from Sam’s Town in Las Vegas, NV beginning at 8pm CT. Here’s the rundown of matches announced for tonight’s PPV event: ROH World Championship Match: Adam Cole (c) vs. Christopher Daniels ROH World Tag Team Championship Match – Las Vegas Street Fight: The Hardys (c) vs. The Young Bucks vs. Roppongi Vice ROH Television Championship Match: Marty Scurll vs. Lio Rush The Briscoes & Bully Ray vs. War [...]

Impact Wrestling 3/9/17 Preview

March 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

Tonight Impact Wrestling returns to Pop TV for the first episode of the new era in Impact Wrestling. Jeff Jarrett and Dutch Mantel are back in charge of Impact behind the scenes, and that means things are changing for the struggling company. Here’s a spoiler free preview of tonight’s show, which was taped last week: DCC vs. Reno Scum Braxton Sutter vs. Marsche Rockett vs. DJ Z vs. Caleb Konley Sienna vs. the debuting Rachael Ellering Eli Drake and Tyrus vs. the debuting Garza Jr. and Laredo Kid KC Quinn vs. Brandi Rhodes Impact Champion Lashley is in action Also appearing on [...]

WWE Smackdown 3/7/17 Preview

March 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

Tonight, the Smackdown brand comes to Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, IN for Smackdown LIVE! Tonight’s show features Randy Orton going one-on-one with AJ Styles. The winner of tonight’s big main event will go to WrestleMania to challenge Bray Wyatt for the WWE Championship. Of course Randy Orton won the Royal Rumble match to get the right to challenge for the title at WrestleMania. But in playing mind games, he told Bray he wouldn’t do it. That created a battle royal to name a number one contender, which lead to AJ Styles battling Luke Harper to become number one [...]

WWE RAW 3/6/17 Preview

March 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

Tonight, fresh off of last night’s WWE Fastlane, RAW storms into the Allstate Arena in Chicago, IL. There’s a new WWE Universal Champion, and his name is Goldberg. It only took Goldberg some 20 seconds to dethrone Kevin Owens and win the championship, although in Owens’ defense he was distracted by Chris Jericho. The new champion will be on RAW tonight as he prepares for his upcoming title defense against Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania. Will Kevin Owens being looking to enact his rematch clause? Announced for tonight’s show, Neville will defend the Cruiserweight [...]

The Man Who Was Rude Before There Was Attitude

March 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

EDITOR’s NOTE: Today WWE announced that the legendary Rick Rude would be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame on March 31st. This is a long overdue induction. What follows is a column I wrote, the 88th edition of “A View from the Rafters,” back in 2009 around the 10th anniversary of Rick Rude’s passing. Rick Rude was long a favorite of mine, along with his good Mr. Perfect. I could not be happier to see him finally get the recognition he deserves with this Hall of Fame induction. Again, this piece was written in April 2009 and is being published here for the first time. [...]

Rick Rude to be Inducted in WWE Hall of Fame

March 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

FINALLY! WWE has announced that the late “Ravishing” Rick Rude will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame as part of the Class of 2017. Here’s what WWE.com had to say about Rick Rude and his induction on March 31st: The WWE Hall of Fame just got a little more “Ravishing,” as Rick Rude has been revealed as the latest inductee into the Class of 2017. The news was broken first by Bleacher Report, who also revealed that Rude will be inducted by one of his greatest rivals, 2009 inductee Ricky “The Dragon” Steamboat. It’s the ultimate honor for a man whose trek to [...]

WWE Fastlane 3/5/17 Complete Results

March 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

WWE Fastlane from the RAW brand is underway now from the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, WI  on pay-per-view and WWE Network. Refresh the page for the latest results. Results only, no play-by-play here. We’ll have a review up some time after the the event concludes. Kickoff Match: Akira Tozawa and Rich Swann defeated Brian Kendrick and Noam Dar Match #1: Samoa Joe defeated Sami Zayn via ref stoppage. Match #2: Luke Gallows & Karl Anderson def. Enzo Amore & Big Cass via pinfall to retain the RAW Tag Team Championship. Match #3: Sasha Banks def. Nia Jax via pinfall. [...]

WWE Fastlane 3/5/17 Preview, Kickoff Livestream

March 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Tonight the RAW brand takes over the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, WI for the Fastlane event. Fastlane is final pay-per-view event before WrestleMania, and so tonight we’ll find out who will be going to WrestleMania as the WWE Universal Champion. Kevin Owens defends against Goldberg in tonight’s big main event. Here’s the full card for tonight’s event which begins at 7pm CT following a one-hour kick off show at 6pm. WWE Universal Championship Match: Kevin Owens (c) vs. Goldberg Roman Reigns vs. Braun Strowman RAW Women’s Championship Match: Bayley (c) [...]

WWE NXT 3/1/17 Preview

March 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

Tonight’s episode of NXT is a pretty big one as there’ll be two championship matches. In the main event, The Authors of Pain will be defending the NXT Tag Team Championship against former champions #DIY. Will Gargano and Ciampa be able to recapture their titles? Find out tonight. The NXT Women’s Championship is also on the line as the undefeated Asuka defends against Peyton Royce. Also scheduled for tonight’s show, The Patrick Clark Experience comes to NXT. NXT airs tonight at 7pm CT on WWE [...]