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Seth Rollins Announces That He’s Entering the Royal Rumble Match

January 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

And another one has officially declared for the Royal Rumble Match. Former WWE Champion Seth Rollins took to Twitter today to announce that he’s entering the Royal Rumble match and vowing to win it and main event WrestleMania 33. Last year I missed @WrestleMania. This year I'll be in the main event. Officially announcing my entry into the #RoyalRumble. #tearitdown — Seth Rollins (@WWERollins) January 9, 2017 Rollins joins the likes of Goldberg, Brock Lesnar, The New Day, Braun Strowman, Chris Jericho and Baron Corbin as names officially announced for the Royal Rumble match. [...]

WWE RAW 1/9/17 Preview: The Undertaker & HBK Return, Handicap US Championship Match

January 9, 2017 // 1 Comment

Tonight WWE RAW comes to the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, LA (the city that was just announced today to be the host of WrestleMania 34). Tonight’s show will see heavy competition in the form of the College Football National Championship game between Alabama and Clemson airing on ESPN. As such, WWE has made some announcements for tonight’s show to try and generate buzz. Two legends will return to RAW tonight as both The Undertaker and Shawn Michaels will be in the house. What will the two icons in the industry have to say? Could they be entering the Royal Rumble match? [...]

Weekly Wrestling Feature #1 – The Road to WrestleMania Begins, Weekly Recap

January 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

The first week of 2017 is in the history books and what a week it was. New champions were crowned, two pay-per-views took place, TNA was sold and Dixie Carter is no longer in charge, and Wrestle Kingdom 11 delivered an instant classic that’s a top contender for “best match ever.” This has been the most action packed and news driven first week to a new year in a long time, and if it’s anything to go by, 2017 is shaping up to be a great year for wrestling fans. There’s a lot to cover, so let’s just dive right in with the weekly recap: Monday, January 2nd: [...]

United States Championship Handicap Match Announced for RAW 1/9/17

January 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

WWE has announced a handicap match for this Monday’s RAW. It’s going to be Roman Reigns vs. Kevin Owens and Chris Jericho for the United States Championship. Also announced for Monday’s RAW, which airs against the College Football National Championship game between Alabama and Clemson, is appearances by legends The Undertaker and Shawn Michaels. Smith’s Sentiment: I absolutely despise handicap matches. To me they make no logical sense and actively hurt everyone involved whilst making a mockery of wrestling’s “sport” side. So what happens here? Either [...]

WWE RAW 1/2/17 Preview: Goldberg Returns; Sami Zayn vs. Braun Strowman in a Last Man Standing Match

January 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

Tonight, WWE RAW heads to Amalie Arena in Tampa, FL where Bill Goldberg will make his return to RAW. Goldberg is of course already announced for this year’s Royal Rumble, as is Brock Lesnar whom Goldberg defeated shockingly fast at Survivor Series. What will Goldberg have to say tonight? WWE has announced two matches for tonight’s show, the first WWE event of 2017. Sami Zayn survived Braun Strowman for 10 minutes a couple of weeks ago at Roadblock: End of the Line. Tonight victory won’t come so “easy” for Sami Zayn. Sami’s going to have to actually beat [...]

WWE Announces New Live Weekly Cruiserweight Show for Network

November 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

WWE has announced that a new live weekly broadcast will be centered around the Cruiserweights will be coming to WWE Network beginning November 29th at 9pm CT (so Tuesday’s immediately following Smackdown) . The one-hour show is called “205 Live,” and it’ll be called by Smackdown’s Mauro Ranallo and RAW’s Corey Graves. “205 Live is a natural progression to showcase the depth of our roster,” said Paul “Triple H” Levesque, WWE Executive Vice President, Talent, Live Events & Creative. “With world-class talent such as Brian Kendrick, TJ Perkins, [...]

Paige Violates Wellness Policy Again, Suspended for 60 Days

October 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

WWE has announced that Paige has been suspended for 60 days effective immediately for her second violation of the company’s Wellness Policy. Smith’s Sentiment: Paige was first suspended on August 17th for a violation of the policy, and served 30 days. At the time, Paige claimed she didn’t fail a drug test and that it was a procedural issue. Following her suspension today, Paige tweeted out the following: Same shit different day. Kids..Please don't get prescriptions or doctors notes. Not acceptable. — PAIGE (@RealPaigeWWE) October 10, 2016 Rules apply depending on [...]

WWE RAW 10/10/16 Preview: The Boss Back on Top

October 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

Tonight, WWE RAW comes to Oracle Arena in Oakland, CA. Last week, Sasha Banks recaptured the RAW Women’s Championship when she made Charlotte tap out in the main event. Tonight, The Boss gets to celebrate being back on top, but there’s no doubt Charlotte will be looking for revenge ahead of her championship rematch at Hell in a Cell on October 30th. Also last week, Braun Strowman ordered Mick Foley to get him some real competition for this week. Who has Foley selected to be Strowman’s first true competition? Find out tonight on RAW. WWE has yet to officially announce any [...]

The WWE RAW Review: August 29, 2016

August 29, 2016 // 0 Comments

WWE Raw on the USA Network – August 29, 2016 Live from Houston, Texas at the Toyota Center RAW opened with a memorial graphic for Mr. Fuji, who died yesterday at the age of 82. They also showed a Fuji video package during the second hour of the show. The show kicked off with Corey Graves standing in the ring as Roman Reigns, Kevin Owens, Big Cass, and Seth Rollins sat in chairs set up in the ring. I enjoyed the opening segment quite a bit, which is usually a rarity. I thought all involved did a good job of setting the stage for the night’s big main event, which we found out was [...]

WWE RAW 8/29/16 Preview: Crowning A New Universal Champion

August 29, 2016 // 0 Comments

Tonight WWE RAW rolls into the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas where we will see the crowning of a new WWE Universal Champion. One week ago, Finn Balor unfortunately had to relinquish the newly minted championship not even 24 hours after becoming the inaugural Universal Champion. Balor’s injury created an opportunity for eight men to have a shot at becoming the new champion. Seth Rollins took out Sami Zayn. Kevin Owens bested Neville. Big Cass defeated a bruised Rusev via count-out. And finally, Roman Reigns vanquished Chris Jericho. With that, the stage was set for tonight and the huge [...]

WWE RAW 7/18/16 Preview: GM’s Revealed, Ambrose Defends Against Rollins

July 18, 2016 // 0 Comments

Tonight, WWE presents Monday Night RAW from the Dunkin Donuts Center in Providence, RI. It’s the final night before the WWE Draft and both Commissioners Stephanie McMahon and Shane McMahon will kick off RAW by announcing their General Managers for RAW and Smackdown respectively. Also tonight, WWE Champion Dean Ambrose puts the championship on the line against Seth Rollins less than a week before their Triple Threat WWE Championship showdown Sunday at Battleground. RAW airs tonight at 7pm CT on USA Network. Below is the full preview of tonight’s show, courtesy of WWE.com: Will a new [...]

WWE Reveals Draft Rules: 6 NXT Talents, RAW Gets 3 Picks for Every 2 Smackdown Gets, More

July 17, 2016 // 1 Comment

WWE has posted the following Draft Rules on their website: With this Tuesday’s WWE Draft on the premiere of SmackDown Live on USA Network fast approaching, WWE.com answers the biggest questions of the WWE Universe with a breakdown of the official rules, regulations and procedures for one of the biggest nights in WWE history — including a major update that will change the face of NXT as well. The rules for the WWE Draft are as follows: Raw has the first overall pick Since SmackDown Live is a two-hour show and Raw is three hours, for every two picks SmackDown Live receives, Raw will [...]