NXT Archives

NXT Ratings Plummet
And, perhaps most importantly, The Chadster dutifully tunes into every show WWE produces, every week, and then he logs onto this website and cheerfully extolls the virtues of WWE, week after week, especially The Chadster's beloved WWE NXT. Don't cry, Santos Escobar! WWE NXT will rebound one day. So why, despite all of that, despite The Chadster's[...]
NXT Recap-
Hey gang!  So we have a pretty loaded match card for tonight's NXT  We're going to get two title matches, two non-title matches with champions, and some more action with big names  Will we see more developments in the hunt for Karrion Kross and his NXT title?  Will we see a new Women's Champion or[...]
NXT Preview For Tonight: A Big Return And A Big Debut
Hey gang!  Tonight's episode of NXT on the USA Network looks to be a pretty big one  We have two titles on the line, as NXT Women's Champion Raquel Gonzalez will put her title on the line against Mercedes Martinez, and NXT Cruiserweight Champion Kushida will face-off against former champ Santos Escobar in a two[...]
"In Your House" Is Back For The Next NXT: Takeover Event This June
 The In Your House branding ran from 1995 until 1999, but now with nostalgia being the big thing, NXT has brought the event branding back again, one year after resurrecting it for last year's June NXT Takeover event. The official logo for NXT: Takeover In Your House, courtesy of WWE. As was first revealed on Barstool Sports' Rasslin[...]
Shotzi Blackheart Throws Shade At AEW's Latest Dud Of A Finish
 Fans all over the internet have been roasting them for it (and only two months removed from their Exploding Barbed Wire Death Match debacle), including former Wednesday night rival NXT's resident wild child, Shotzi Blackheart. NXT star Shotzi Blackheart, courtesy of WWE. In case you missed it, after the conclusion of AEW's WarGames-Esque Blood and Guts match[...]
This just about sums up any feelings The Chadster has about the ratings for WWE NXT this week.
There was no joy in Orlando this week, as WWE NXT struck out in the ratings, falling another ten spots down the cable ratings charts, right out of the top twenty It's bitterly disappointing for loyal WWE NXT fans like The Chadster who tune in week after week and evangelize NXT to Bleeding Cool's millions[...]
NXT Preview For Tonight: A Big Return And A Big Debut
Hey gang!  So on tonight's show, we will hear from former NXT Champion Finn Balor for the first time since he lost the title to Karrion Kross at NXT Takeover: Stand & Deliver  Balor has an ocean of options in front of him, it's only up to him whether he immediately goes to reclaim the[...]
NXT Preview For 5/4: Finn Balor Returns & A Women's Tag Title Match
Hey gang!  Tonight's episode of NXT will see the return of former champion Finn Balor for the first time since he lost the title to Karrion Kross at NXT Takeover: Stand & Deliver weeks ago  But the main event tonight is definitely the tag team Street Fight match between NXT Women's tag champs Shotzi Blackheart[...]
A WWE And MLW Partnership? It Could Actually Happen
 Apparently, WWE is not happy with being seen as the old ogre of the wrestling industry that can't play nice with others (I can't imagine where that reputation came from…) and with rival promotions like AEW, IMPACT Wrestling, and NJPW all teaming up and holding joint events with each other for cross-promotion, WWE feels the[...]
Former Champion Finn Balor Returns To NXT This Tuesday
Former NXT Champion Finn Balor did everything he could to hold onto his title at NXT Takeover: Stand & Deliver, but Karrion Kross would not accept defeat and left with the title  Since being taken to task at the event weeks ago, Balor hasn't been seen on tv or addressed his current status or what's[...]
NXT Recap:
Despite a comeback in the cable ranking charts, WWE NXT dropped 100,000 viewers this week, continuing the trend of once-loyal WWE viewers proving themselves to be worthless traitors who abandon the company when it needs them the most This shocking betrayal comes just one day after several hundred thousand viewers tuned out WWE Raw, leading[...]
NXT Recap:
Hey gang!  The last time we saw Adam Cole live on NXT, he had just been defeated by Kyle O'Reilly in an unsanctioned match and was getting carried out of the arena on a stretcher and wearing a neck brace  Well, tonight we will get our first words from the former leader of the Undisputed[...]
NXT Preview For 4/27: Adam Cole Returns Bay-Bay!
Hey gang!  So last week on NXT we saw the return of Kyle O'Reilly after defeating his former best friend and current arch-nemesis Adam Cole at NXT Takeover: Stand & Deliver in a brutal unsanctioned match  Now one week later, Cole will make his own return and we will learn of the extent of the[...]
NXT Preview For Tonight: A Big Return And A Big Debut
One week after triumphantly penetrating the ratings top ten last week, WWE NXT has dropped all the way out of the top twenty-five shows this week But WWE NXT suffered this devastating ratings defeat despite gaining in both overall viewership and 18-49 demographic, according to the numbers from Showbuzz Daily. The new official logo for NXT,[...]
NXT Preview For Tonight: A Big Return And A Big Debut
Hey gang!  So on tap for tonight's NXT show, we've got Dexter Lumis vs LA Knight to settle their conflict from the Gauntlet Eliminator a couple of weeks ago, Kushida issuing an open challenge for his newly won Cruiserweight title, the NXT debut for Japanese star Sarray, and the first appearance of Kyle O'Reilly since[...]