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Vince McMahon to Mustafa Ali: No WWE Release For You!
WWE may have dropped plans to turn Austrian wrestler Walter into a Nazi, but while NXT 2.0 may not have any U-boat commanders in its future, there is still one other kind of Nazi walking the WWE halls: a WWE release Nazi! Yes, Vince McMahon has once again refused to grant the release requested by[...]
GUNTHER No More? WWE Abandons "Gunther Stark" Trademark For WALTER
One of the most talked-about stories in the wrestling world this week has been WWE's Gunther Stark saga  One week ago today, WWE filed a trademark application with the United States Patent and Trademark Office in an attempt to trademark the name "Gunther Stark"  Almost immediately after this news hit the web, anyone in the[...]
In 2021, "Stone Cold" Steve Austin Was Still WWE's Top Merch Seller
WWE Hall of Famer "Stone Cold" Steve Austin retired from in-ring competition on March 30, 2003 at Wrestlemania XIX  That's just about 19 years ago now and in WWE time, that's nearly three generations ago  Brock Lesnar, John Cena, and now Roman Reigns have all served as the "face of the company" in the post-Austin WWE, yet apparently, fans[...]
WWE 2K22 Reveals Rey Mysterio As Cover Performer
2K Games revealed the cover art for the next installment of WWE 2K22, as Rey Mysterio will be the performer donning the latest box art The reveal shows the veteran superstar adorn in various colors trailing off his gear as he jumps into action Mysterio will serve as the performer who will be on both[...]
NXT 2.0 Recap 1/18: If It Ain't Broke, Don't Rename It Gunther
 There are some bright spots though, such as the emergence of now NXT Champion Bron Breakker, who even the most grumpy of old wrestling fans admits looks and acts like a star who could be the face of WWE before too long  But while the man at the top of the NXT mountain looks sure-footed, what[...]
Alexa Bliss's journey back to WWE Raw continued last night with another video segment showing Bliss receiving psychological therapy This time, it was a word association game where all the answers from Bliss were "Lily" until the doctor said the word "imaginary," which caused Alexa to stand and glare at him. WWE Raw screencap: Alexa Bliss[...]
NXT 2.0 Preview 1/18: Roderick Strong To Challenge Walter
 The respective leaders of Imperium and Diamond Mine are two of the best talents NXT has to offer and seeing them go at for the first time ever tonight is an easy sell. Imperium's Walter vs Diamond Mine's Roderick Strong will headline tonight's NXT 2.0, courtesy of WWE. Fans are expecting to see a real bruiser out of[...]
WWE Raw: Maryse Tries, Fails to Cancel Royal Rumble Match
Usually, WWE Raw is used to set up matches for upcoming PPVs But this week, Maryse tried to do the opposite With her husband, The Miz, supposedly not in the building, Maryse attempted to cancel their upcoming mixed tag match against Beth Phoenix and her husband, Edge, at the Royal Rumble. WWE Raw screencap Phoenix wasn't having[...]
Seth Rollins Vows to Remain on WWE Raw After Beating Roman Reigns
One thing you can always count on from WWE is consistency Sure, they might not have the best wrestling… sorry, sports entertainment And yeah, their writing may leave something to be desired And sure, they're seemingly not capable of creating any new stars And… wait, was there a point to all this? Oh yeah[...]
WWE Raw: Doudrop vs. Becky Lynch
Becky opened WWE Raw with a promo on her Royal Rumble opponent Doudrop, making fun of her for having someone else (I.E Eva Marie) choose her name Becky said that a "Doudrop" could never be champion in WWE Of course, Becky also allowed someone else to choose her name, the same someone who chose Doudrop:[...]
No Matches Booked For Tonight's WWE Raw
That's because Monday is when The Chadster's favorite show, WWE Raw, airs each week, bringing The Chadster three hours of excruciatingly wonderful sports entertainment programming One of the things The Chaster loves about WWE Raw is how WWE keeps The Chadster in suspense as to what's happening on the show, and this week is extra[...]
Mustafa Ali Has Requested His Release From WWE
WWE SmackDown star Mustafa Ali just posted on his Twitter that he is requesting his release from WWE  This would be the latest in a string of WWE stars who have either requested their release from their contract with the company or have refused to resign with them and have taken their talents to other promotions[...]
SmackDown Recap 1/15: Setting The Stage For The Royal Rumble
Hey gang!  It's only two weeks and counting until one of WWE's biggest events of the year, the Royal Rumble, which also kicks off the road to Wrestlemania  So with only three episodes of SmackDown left until the big event on January 29, they really need to make them count  Will they though?  Well, that remains to be[...]
Corey Graves and Michael Cole terrorize the eardrums of viewers of WWE Friday Night Smackdown with their "commentary"
For beleaguered WWE fans sick and tired of listening to Corey Graves' poor Bobby Heenan impersonation on the WWE Raw commentary team, we've got some good news: Graves may soon be able to return to the ring, which means he might not have time to do commentary as much On the other hand, that means[...]
Xavier Woods Suffers Leg Injury And Will Miss The Royal Rumble
More bad news for WWE and specifically the SmackDown brand as another of their top stars has been sidelined with a pretty serious injury  "King" Xavier Woods revealed last night that he suffered a leg injury during last week's SmackDown main event, a Street Fight Tag Team Match with Woods and his longtime teammate in The New Day, Kofi Kingston,[...]