1. Analyzing the Likelihood of WWE Extending CM Punk's Contract

    Last week, an item in the Wrestling Observer Newsletter (subscription required, h/t WrestlingInc .com ) got some buzz going, as it was noted that Rey Mysterio 's contract had been renewed...

    David Bixenspan Written by David Bixenspan about 8 months ago 86,744 reads 150 comments

  2. WWE Payback 2014 Review: Biggest Stars of the Night

    WWE's Payback 2014 pay-per-view was an odd mess of a card in both good ways and bad. Without a WWE World Heavyweight Championship match, there was more of an opportunity for wrestlers to impress and step up to the challenge...

    Anthony Mango Written by Anthony Mango about 8 months ago 58,643 reads 170 comments

  3. CM Punk: Latest News and Buzz Surrounding Former WWE Star for Week of May 26

    Chicago's hosting WWE Payback 2014 has amped up the voltage of the buzz around CM Punk . The absent star isn't scheduled for the event or expected to be a surprise returnee, ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 8 months ago 183,922 reads 126 comments

  4. WWE Never Say Never: Daniel Bryan's Injury Sparks Familiar CM Punk Rumors

    Just when it seemed the wrestling world had moved on from CM Punk . When chants of his name were not so much out of popular demand as they were signs of boredom...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 9 months ago 57,377 reads 232 comments

  5. CM Punk Becomes the Latest Victim of Wrestling Fans' Obsessiveness in Retirement

    RedEye has posted an article by Natalie Slater, CM Punk 's high school girlfriend and one of his best friends...

    David Bixenspan Written by David Bixenspan about 9 months ago 193,971 reads 473 comments

  6. CM Punk's Best Opportunities for Epic Return to WWE

    Absence only makes the heart grow fonder, except in pro wrestling, where many fans are often all too happy to move on to the biggest, hottest thing going. By now, a ton has already been made of CM Punk 's time away from WWE ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 months ago 112,691 reads 216 comments

  7. CM Punk's WWE Return Must Occur at Payback PPV

    For a man who once said he can't spur change from his couch, WWE sure looks just fine without him. CM Punk 's WWE return isn't a thing, at least not in an official sense...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 9 months ago 106,478 reads 324 comments

  8. WWE Has Proven That They Don't Need CM Punk

    CM Punk is one of the most talented and popular wrestlers in the world, and he chose to walk away from millions of dollars and legions of fans. WWE carried on...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 9 months ago 140,274 reads 325 comments

  9. WWE Fantasy Booking: Survivor Series 2014

    Sure, the Survivor Series is seven months away. Sure, you never know if WWE will honor the traditional Survivor Series match gimmick. Sure, most—if not all—of the current storylines will be resolved by November...

    Dustin Murrell Written by Dustin Murrell about 9 months ago 12,759 reads 72 comments

  10. Imagining WrestleMania 30 Had CM Punk Stayed and Wrestled Triple H

    Had CM Punk simply accepted his proposed match with Triple H, WrestleMania 30 would have been far less spectacular...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 10 months ago 33,613 reads 85 comments

  11. CM Punk's Potential Return Has Been Overshadowed by Emerging Superstars

    CM Punk commonly referred to himself as "Best in the World." Well, it appears the WWE never truly believed that. There was no passing of the torch, no farewell tour and certainly no going-away package...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 10 months ago 83,218 reads 224 comments

  12. CM Punk an Afterthought as WWE Ushers in New Era of Superstars

    CM who? The man was right about one thing above all else—he truly was just a spoke on the wheel . WrestleMania XXX went on without CM Punk , ushering in a new generation...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 10 months ago 59,678 reads 293 comments

  13. CM Punk Should Return at WWE Raw After Historic WrestleMania 30

    CM Punk is one of the greatest WWE Superstars of this generation, and the stage has been set for the charismatic wrestler to return to the company on the post-WrestleMania edition of Raw on Monday, April 7...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 10 months ago 63,823 reads 60 comments

  14. CM Punk: Latest Rumors and Speculation Heading into WrestleMania 30

    WWE and CM Punk have always appeared to have a love-hate relationship, though there is no denying the two sides needed each other for a long time...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 months ago 152,990 reads 128 comments

  15. WWE WrestleMania 30: Predicting Most Likely Title Changes and Swerves

    WrestleMania XXX has been subject to more speculation concerning swerves and heel turns than any in recent memory. That's saying a lot for a time when WWE is under immense pressure to deliver a memorable, climactic show...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 10 months ago 10,058 reads 10 comments

  16. CM Punk's WWE Absence Must Come to an End at WrestleMania 30

    CM Punk 's absence on the WWE stage has been keenly felt by his many loyal fans. But thankfully, WrestleMania 30 is the perfect platform for the former champion to make his return to action...

    Jesse Reed Written by Jesse Reed about 10 months ago 2,682 reads 7 comments

  17. Stone Cold Steve Austin Predicts CM Punk Will Return to WWE at WrestleMania 30

    WrestleMania 30 may get a lot more interesting if Stone Cold Steve Austin's prediction comes true. Speaking on the most recent edition of his podcast , the former WWF champion ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 months ago 98,679 reads 259 comments

  18. CM Punk and AJ Lee Engaged

    Update : According to the subscribers-only Wrestling Observer Radio (via Rajah.com ), it's not a question anymore, as CM Punk and AJ Lee are officially engaged...

    Imaan Jalali Written by Imaan Jalali about 10 months ago 188,608 reads 304 comments

  19. Report: Triple H Upset over CM Punk's Unwillingness to Work a Program with Him?

    On Monday's edition of Raw, Triple H took a not-so-subtle dig at CM Punk during his confrontation with Daniel Bryan...

    Sharon Glencross Written by Sharon Glencross about 10 months ago 211,827 reads 674 comments

  20. WWE: How CM Punk's Act of Defiance Bolsters His Legacy

    CM Punk has walked out of the WWE, and he’s not coming back — at least, not for a long time...

    Daniel Van Boom Written by Daniel Van Boom about 10 months ago 129,172 reads 440 comments

  21. Bray Wyatt-John Cena Match Will Benefit Both Stars Due to Strong Booking

    WWE rolled out a brilliant video package , featuring the song Legacy by Eminem , highlighting the feud between Bray Wyatt and John Cena . John Cena comes with a rich WrestleMania history as WWE ’s top star ...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 10 months ago 14,716 reads 57 comments

  22. WWE Erasing CM Punk from Recent History Is the Wrong Move

    This week on Monday Night Raw, WWE showed a video package of Undertaker's WrestleMania wins over former champions. Conspicuous by his absence was CM Punk ...

    David Bixenspan Written by David Bixenspan about 11 months ago 45,280 reads 117 comments

  23. WWE Rumors: Examining Latest Buzz Around Zack Ryder, CM Punk and More

    Zack Ryder may soon ride frustration to the spotlight, while CM Punk can't seem to ride far enough away to escape the WWE rumor mill...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 11 months ago 68,195 reads 141 comments

  24. Brock Lesnar Should Be the Last Veteran Undertaker Faces at WrestleMania

    Brock Lesnar is on a collision course with The Undertaker for WrestleMania 30. The April 6 extravaganza is of course WWE 's biggest event of the year and once again The Deadman 's undefeated streak will be on the line in New Orleans...

    Tom Clark Written by Tom Clark about 11 months ago 34,492 reads 128 comments

  25. Analyzing Fan Behavior Since CM Punk's Departure from WWE

    A downpour of emotion has inspired CM Punk fans to lead a misguided fight against WWE . Rather than be frustrated with the Superstar whom many put on the proverbial pedestal, many fans have aimed their animosity at the company that employed him...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 11 months ago 41,850 reads 201 comments