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Donald Trump Coup Attempt Beats AEW Dynamite WWE NXT in Ratings

Donald Trump Coup Attempt Beats AEW Dynamite, WWE NXT in Ratings

In the aftermath, Americans were glued to cable news and the ratings for AEW Dynamite and WWE NXT were down as a result.[caption id="attachment_1193889" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Vince McMahon and Donald Trump in a storyline face-off, courtesy of WWE.[/caption]Though both shows suffered from viewers tuning in to the news, it affected them in different ways[...]

AEW Sets NWA Womens Title Match More for New Years Smash Night 2

AEW Sets NWA Women's Title Match, More for New Years Smash Night 2

Wednesday, January 6th was a monumental day in history for a number of reasons, and one of those reasons is that wrestling fans learned what to expect from next week's episode of AEW Dynamite, the second night of the two-part New Years Smash special AEW added some matches to the show on last night's episode[...]

Relive New Years Smash with these Video Highlights from AEW Dynamite

Relive New Years Smash with these Video Highlights from AEW Dynamite

AEW Dynamite kicked off the new year last night with the first night of New Years Smash, a two-week special event to set the stage for Dynamite in 2021 The show featured several big matches headlined by Kenny Omega's first AEW Championship defense since winning the title Sting was also in attendance, as was Snoop[...]

AEW Dynamite Recap: Snoop Dogg Gets His First AEW Win

AEW Dynamite Recap: Snoop Dogg Gets His First AEW Win

With nothing else going on in the world Wednesday night, we might as well watch and recap AEW Dynamite.[caption id="attachment_1285435" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Shovel - Weekly TV Recaps of WWE Raw, WWE Smackdown, Impact Wrestling, AEW Dynamite, and WWE NXT [Photo: Shutterstock][/caption] AEW Dynamite Recap for Wednesday, January 6th, 2021 Chris Jericho is on commentary with Jim[...]

AEW Dynamite Gained Viewers for Brodie Lee Tribute Show

AEW Dynamite Gained Viewers for Brodie Lee Tribute Show

Not that ratings had anything to do with the motivation behind putting on what even a diehard NXT fan like The Chadster has to admit was a touching and beautiful tribute show, AEW Dynamite this week drew almost a million viewers for its special episode celebrating the life of Brodie Lee It looks like many[...]

Sting Explains His Relationship with Tony Khan How He Joined AEW

Sting Explains His Relationship with Tony Khan, How He Joined AEW

Wrestling legend Sting rocked the wrestling world at AEW's Winter is Coming special when he made his AEW debut. Sting appeared recently on the AEW Unrestricted podcast where he talked about his debut with Tony Schiavone and Aubrey Edwards, revealing that he knew Tony Khan long before AEW. "Well, you know, it all started, actually, […]

Updated Card for AEW Dynamite New Years Smash

Updated Card for AEW Dynamite New Years Smash

AEW Dynamite's New Years Smash special two-week event was originally meant to kick off this week, but the tragic death of AEW star Brodie Lee caused the event to be pushed back so that a special tribute episode of Dynamite could air this week instead The Chadster feels that was the right decision, as the[...]

Watch Videos from AEWs Tribute to Brodie Lee on Dynamite Last Night

Watch Videos from AEW's Tribute to Brodie Lee on Dynamite Last Night

Last night, AEW Dynamite celebrated the life of the late Brodie Lee with a special tribute episode The entire card was geared toward paying tribute to Lee, and in particular to show love to Lee's family, especially his eight-year-old son, Brodie, known as -1 in the Dark Order The Chadster was personally very moved by[...]

AEW Dynamite Celebrates the Life of Brodie Lee [Recap]

AEW Dynamite Celebrates the Life of Brodie Lee [Recap]

This week's AEW Dynamite is a tribute show to the late Brodie Lee AEW booked the show this week, pushing back the planned start of New Years Smash I think I may have to set aside my usual cynical and sarcastic tone tonight.[caption id="attachment_1285435" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Shovel - Weekly TV Recaps of WWE Raw,[...]

AEW Dynamite Time Shift Has No Effect on Wednesday Wrestling Ratings

AEW Dynamite Time Shift Has No Effect on Wednesday Wrestling Ratings

Ho ho ho! Merry Chadmas! The ratings are in for this week's Wednesday Night Wars, and with NXT running unopposed and Dynamite starting over two hours later than normal due to an NBA game, the ratings were.. pretty much normal Dynamite still beat NXT in both overall viewership and in the 18-49 demographic AEW and[...]

Heres the Latest Plans for AEW Dynamites New Years Smash

Here's the Latest Plans for AEW Dynamite's New Years Smash

Following this week's episode of AEW Dynamite, plans are shaping up for New Years Smash, a special two-week event taking over Dynamite on December 30th and January 6th The second night will compete head-to-head with NXT's New Years Evil special, so both companies are sure to beef up the cards for that night further during[...]

Sting Speaks More Video Highlights from AEW Dynamite Holiday Bash

Sting Speaks, More Video Highlights from AEW Dynamite Holiday Bash

AEW Dynamite aired a Holiday Bash special on TNT last night, a rare night when AEW Dynamite and WWE NXT did not go head-to-head because Dynamite was pushed back to a 10PM start time by the NBA season opening But Dynamite didn't take an early holiday break.. well, technically they did because this show was[...]

AEW Dynamite Recap: What Happened at the Holiday Bash

AEW Dynamite Recap: What Happened at the Holiday Bash?

Welcome to The Shovel: Wednesday Night Wars Edition, a column wherein usually I watch four straight hours of wrestling starting with AEW Dynamite and then following up with WWE NXT on DVR and tell you what happens so you can live a life that isn't insane But this week, Dynamite is preempted for a basketball[...]

Tony Khan Invites Impact Wrestling Stars to Tonights AEW Dynamite

Tony Khan Invites Impact Wrestling Stars to Tonight's AEW Dynamite

Instead, Khan invited Impact to send its own wrestlers to AEW Dynamite this week.[caption id="attachment_1313594" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Tony Khan and Tony Schiavone appear in a holiday-themed "commercial" on Impact Wrestling to invite the Impact stars to AEW Dynamite[/caption]This week's episode of Dynamite, dubbed the Holiday Bash, has already been recorded, so one could presumably find[...]

AEW Dynamite Ratings and Viewership Return to Normal Still Beat NXT

AEW Dynamite Ratings and Viewership Return to Normal, Still Beat NXT

AEW Dynamite will not be the highest-rated wrestling show this week as AEW Dynamite returned to its normal range in the 18-49 demo WWE Raw set a new record earlier this week for low ratings, and if Dynamite stayed close to its rating from last week, it could have beaten Raw this week And with[...]

Tag Title Match More Set for Next Weeks AEW Dynamite Holiday Bash

Tag Title Match, More Set for Next Week's AEW Dynamite Holiday Bash

This week's AEW Dynamite set up what we can expect from the company over the holiday season Six matches for next week's episode of Dynamite, Holiday Bash, are already booked Jurassic Express will take on The Dark Order, but will former champs FTR, who cut a promo complaining about Jurassic Express last night, interfere? Dustin[...]

AEW Dynamite Recap: Kenny Omega Makes a Statement

AEW Dynamite Recap: Kenny Omega Makes a Statement

Today's edition covers the Wednesday Night Wars between AEW Dynamite and WWE NXT.[caption id="attachment_1285435" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Shovel - Weekly TV Recaps of WWE Raw, WWE Smackdown, Impact Wrestling, AEW Dynamite, and WWE NXT [Photo: Shutterstock][/caption][MULTINAV] AEW Dynamite Recap for December 16th, 2020 Part 2 Alex Marvez talks to Thunder Rosa Rosa cuts a promo on Britt[...]

AEW Dynamite Recap: Cody Brandi Rhodes Expand Nightmare Family

AEW Dynamite Recap: Cody, Brandi Rhodes Expand Nightmare Family

Today's edition covers the Wednesday Night Wars between AEW Dynamite and WWE NXT.[caption id="attachment_1285435" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Shovel - Weekly TV Recaps of WWE Raw, WWE Smackdown, Impact Wrestling, AEW Dynamite, and WWE NXT [Photo: Shutterstock][/caption][MULTINAV] AEW Dynamite Recap for December 16th, 2020 Part 1 It's the last normal edition of AEW Dynamite before three straight weeks[...]

WWE Raw Breaks New Record for Low Ratings Gets Beat by Dynamite

WWE Raw Breaks New Record for Low Ratings, Gets Beat by Dynamite

Raw drew an all-time low 1.52 million viewers on average for all three hours and a .41 rating, which is actually .04 lower than AEW Dynamite got last week in the 18-49 demo, though Raw still had over half a million more viewers The first hour of Raw drew 1.627 million viewers and a .44[...]

AEW Channels Inner-Ralphie for TNT/TBS A Christmas Story Marathon

AEW Channels Inner-Ralphie for TNT/TBS "A Christmas Story" Marathon

Even better? All of the holiday festivities aren't just for everyone to have some fun with but they're also for a good cause.[caption id="attachment_1309605" align="aligncenter" width="600"] AEW wrestlers will be taking part in this year's A Christmas Story marathon on TBS and TNT (Image: WarnerMedia).[/caption]Starting on Wednesday, December 23 (the same day AEW Dynamite airs[...]