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WrestleMania 40 Gets EXTREME in Philadelphia in 2024
Vince McMahon has only been gone for WWE for less than a week, and the company has just announced that WrestleMania in 2024 will take place in the home of ECW, Philadelphia! My god! Stephanie McMahon is in charge… Paul Heyman has outlasted Vince McMahon… the Alliance was playing the long game all along! Now[...]
WWE Touts Economic Impact of WrestleMania in Texas
WWE has found the solution to America's looming recession woes: all we need to do is hold a WrestleMania every month in every city in the country, and the problem will be solved According to a press release from WWE, WrestleMania this year generated over $200 million for the Dallas/Arlington region in Texas, which the[...]
WrestleMania Backlash: What Did We Learn From Last Night's Show?
WWE held their first post-WrestleMania Premium Live Event of the year last night with the on-the-nose titled WrestleMania Backlash and all in all, it wasn't a bad show  There were some solid matches, some interesting developments, and (despite a number of WrestleMania rematches) it didn't feel like a complete retread  So where do we go from here?[...]
WWE Has Released Numerous NXT Superstars This Afternoon
We have all been waiting for the usual post-WrestleMania roster cleansing that usually happens every April and it looks like WWE waited until the very end of the month to do so  We are learning that WWE has released ten different NXT brand superstars today, including Dexter Lumis (Samuel Shaw), Harland (Parker Boudreaux), Malcolm Bivens, Dakota Kai, Persia Pirotta (Stephanie[...]
4/22 WWE SmackDown Preview: The War Of RK-Bro & The Usos Rages On
The focus of The Bloodline over the past couple of post-WrestleMania weeks has been for the SmackDown Tag Team Champions The Usos to follow their cousin Roman Reigns' example and unify the Raw and SmackDown Tag titles  The problem with that is Randy Orton and Riddle aren't too keen on just handing over their Raw Tag titles[...]
WWE SmackDown Preview 4/15: What Titles Will Roman Want Unified Now?
Last week's post-WrestleMania episode of SmackDown on FOX saw some new faces from NXT 2.0 join the roster, while we were also reintroduced to some soon-to-be returning stars such as Lacey Evans  As for the everyday Friday night stars though, it was kind of the same old, same old  Now maybe it was just the come-down from WrestleMania and[...]
In this case, it was the possibility that The Rock and Roman Reigns could face off against each other next year at the WWE's WrestleMania 39 in Los Angeles We'll explain… Image: WWE/Screencap So in the most recent episode, we see a moment where young Dwayne (Uli Latukefu) is gathered with his family to check out the[...]
Will A Former NXT Champion Debut On WWE Monday Night Raw Tonight?
 While fans should brace themselves for a name/look change for Ciampa, because that just seems to be par for the course with NXT call-ups, it's also been reported that the current plan for WWE creative is for Ciampa to join Edge and Damian Priest in their newly-formed faction that was born in Edge's match with AJ Styles at WrestleMania. Also included[...]
WWE SmackDown Recap: New Stars, New Names,
Let the WrestleMania fallout on SmackDown begin!  We have a lot of questions after this past weekend's mega event in Dallas and those weren't quite answered on Monday's Raw when newly crowned Undisputed WWE Universal Champion Roman Reigns didn't offer any of his plans going forward and instead punted the question to Friday's SmackDown[...]
WWE SmackDown Preview 4/8: What Are Roman Reigns' Next Steps?
As we saw at this past Sunday's WrestleMania, Universal Champion Roman Reigns defeated WWE Champion Brock Lesnar in the main event to gain both titles and become WWE's unified Champion  On Monday's Raw, Reigns had the WWE Universe waiting to hear his plans going forward, but instead ducked the issue and said we would have to wait for SmackDown[...]
NXT 2.0 Recap 4/5: Bron Breakker Vs Gunther For The NXT Title
 The crowd is again laying into this and chanting "Boring!"  I guess the usually raucous WrestleMania crowd has migrated from Dallas, Texas to Orlando, Florida in just 24 hours, with enough energy to dump on a show  That's an impressive turnaround! We now go to a backstage interview with the new NXT Tag Team Champions MSK, who is[...]
NXT 2.0 Preview 4/5: The Fallout From Stand & Deliver Begins
This past Saturday in Dallas, the NXT brand put on a solid afternoon of wrestling action with NXT Stand & Deliver as a lead-in to night one of WrestleMania  Every title in the brand was on the line and we do indeed have some new champions going into tonight's episode of NXT 2.0 on the USA Network[...]
WWE Touts Record-Breaking Attendance for WrestleMania
WWE announced a new record for WrestleMania attendance and revenue following the "most stupendous two-night WrestleMania in history." According to a press release, "WWE's annual pop-culture extravaganza saw 156,352 fans from all 50 states and 53 countries converge on AT&T Stadium in Dallas over the course of two exciting nights, surpassing the previous gate and[...]
In Triumph for WWE, WrestleMania Night 2 Exceeds Low Expectations
Another WrestleMania is in the record books, and if there's one thing we can definitively say about "the most stupendous two-night WrestleMania in history," it's this: it wasn't as bad as we expected Sure, it was a low bar WWE as a company in general has been at an all-time creative low point while at[...]