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Top 5 Reasons WWE Fired Eric Bischoff and Made Brother Love Head of Smackdown

Top 5 Reasons WWE Fired Eric Bischoff and Made Brother Love Head of Smackdown

WWE announced the shocking news Wednesday: just a few months after bringing on Eric Bischoff as Creative Director of Friday Night Smackdown and just two weeks after the show launched on Fox, Bischoff is out and Brother Love is in as the new Creative Director. WWE sent out the following press release: Stamford, Conn., October […]




AEW Dynamite Beats NXT in the Ratings; WWE Responds

The first results are in, and AEW Dynamite’s debut show on TNT beat NXT in the overnight Neilsen ratings, scoring a .7 in the 18-49 demographic vs. NXT’s .5. AEW also drew 1.4 million viewer compared to NXT’s 891K. In response, WWE issued the following statement, according to Wrestling Inc.: Congratulations to AEW on a […]

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Untapped Potential: Why Pro-Wrestling Biopics Are So Hard to Pull Off [OPINION]

The story of World Wrestling Entertainment’s (WWE) Paige, become a rare exception in the world of professional wrestling that it showed authenticity and achieved what it wanted with hardly any filtering. Lack of Dramatization When you look at another acclaimed film in Darren Aronofsky’s The Wrestler where the protagonist in Randy “The Ram” Robinson (Mickey […]

Andrew Yang is the Best Candidate to Defeat Donald Trump… In the Wrestling Ring

As a field of Democratic hopefuls vies for top spots in the presidential primaries, one question on everyone’s mind is: who can defeat Donald Trump in the general election? And while quite a few candidates have made cases for that based on contrasts with Trump in terms of policy, intelligence, and simple human decency, one […]

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“The Good Place”: Austin 3:16 Says Chidi Better Watch His Back [VIDEO]

Don’t get access to Twitter in The Bad Place? That’s okay! I’m here to fill you in on what you may have missed heading into this week’s season premiere of NBC‘s The Good Place. No better place to start then with USA Network‘s official social media, which posted a video of none other than The […]



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AEW “All Out”: Bleeding Cool’s Down-n-Dirty PPV Predictions [OPINION]

It would a righteous understatement to say things haven’t exactly been boring for All Elite Wrestling (AEW) since they officially announced their national weekly television deal with TNT. They had a sell-out run of taping dates for the show, only to lose Jon Moxley to a staph infection and nearly lose Fenix to a leg […]


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“Heels”: Stephen Amell, STARZ Tag-Teaming for Pro Wrestling Drama Series

Well, it looks like we found out what Arrow star Stephen Amell was talking about last week when he some “fun, cool developments” were happening with some news he couldn’t disclose at that point. Proving to be a man who likes keeping busy and physically tired, Amell is set to lead STARZ‘s upcoming hour-long drama […]

Wrestling Legend Harley Race Has Died at Age 76

Wrestling Legend Harley Race Has Died at Age 76

Legendary wrestler Harley Race has passed away, Race’s official Twitter account confirmed on Thursday. Today at 12:50, we lost the man that fought up until the very last of his existence. More information will be released soon, but just know that he loved pro-wrestling and the fans that loved him. Harley Race, we love you […]

Report: WWE's Bobby Lashley Will Be Gone Til' November

Report: WWE’s Bobby Lashley Will Be Gone Til’ November

Every time he makes a slam, opponents turn around and cry. Vince asks himself why, oh why? But see, Vince must understand, he can’t work at stars of 5. So he’ll be gone ’til November. Said he’ll be gone ’til November. He’ll be gone ’til November. Yo, tell Vince McMahon that he’ll be gone ’til […]

Dolph Ziggler to Wrestle Goldberg, Not Shawn Michaels, at WWE SummerSlam

Dolph Ziggler to Wrestle Goldberg, Not Shawn Michaels, at WWE SummerSlam

Fans watching Dolph Ziggler’s recent segments on WWE programming may have been thinking it was all building to a match between Ziggler and WWE Hall-of-Famer Shawn Michaels, but it looks like it’s Hall-of-Famer Bill Goldberg that will face the Show Stealer at SummerSlam later this month. According to Dave Meltzer’s Wrestling Observer, and all of […]


AEW, TNT Announce 2-Hour, Live Weekly Show: Wednesday, October 2; No Show Title?

Looks like “The Monday Night Wars II!” is going to have to stay more of a “metaphorical thing” (though if FOX gets its hands on NXT and uses it as counter-programming, we’ll definitely have to shift the day of battle), with TNT and All Elite Wrestling (AEW) set to take over Wednesday nights starting October […]

"Dark Side of the Ring": Viceland Invokes Season 2 Rematch Clause; Orders 10 Eps

“Dark Side of the Ring”: Viceland Invokes Season 2 Rematch Clause; Orders 10 Eps

Executive producers Evan Husney and Jason Eisener‘s popular documentary series Dark Side of the Ring is getting a sanctioned season 2 rematch with Viceland, with network president Guy Slattery making the announcement at the Television Critics Association‘s (TCA) summer press tour. Produced by VICE Studios and commissioned by Canada’s Bell Media for their Crave platform, […]

CM Punk Will Appear at Starrcast, All But Confirming AEW All Out Involvement

CM Punk will officially appear at Starrcast 3, the wrestling convention happening in Chicago on August 31, the weekend of All Out. Starrcast advertised Punk’s appearance in a video posted to their Twitter page Thursday, for which they even apparently obtained the rights to us Living Colour’s Cult of Personality. Get To STARRCAST 8/31https://t.co/VShyAsTu00 pic.twitter.com/a02NJdqWNV […]