1. WWE Draft 2016: Full Rules Announced for Raw, SmackDown Brand Split

    On Sunday, WWE.com's Ryan Pappolla shared the rules and structure for WWE's draft ahead of the official brand split on Tuesday's live edition of SmackDown. Raw will have the No...

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  2. WWE Draft 2016: Brock Lesnar and the Most Difficult Stars to Slot in Brand Split

    The upcoming WWE brand extension is going to change the entire company moving forward, and it all starts with Tuesday's draft...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 12 days ago 61,541 reads 78 comments

  3. WWE Battleground: Dean Ambrose vs. Seth Rollins vs. Roman Reigns Predictions

    Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns are preparing for war. The all-Shield main event that many fans believed would headline a WrestleMania is happening on July 24 at WWE Battleground, and it's arguably the most anticipated bout on the card...

    Tom Clark Written by Tom Clark about 12 days ago 51,249 reads 90 comments

  4. WWE Mock Draft 2016: Top 30 Picks of Stars Ahead of Raw-SmackDown Brand Split

    The WWE draft is almost here. After weeks of rumors and speculation, the commissioners and general managers of Raw and SmackDown will choose who will represent their respective shows during the inaugural live episode of SmackDown on Tuesday, July 19...

    James Moffat Written by James Moffat about 13 days ago 55,909 reads 81 comments

  5. AJ Styles on Track to Take John Cena's Top Spot After WWE Battleground 2016

    AJ Styles might have been the last man on fans' short lists to take John Cena 's spot in WWE, if his name was even there at all. But now that Cena seems to be taking a step back from his full-time duties, Styles has to be in the discussion...

    Tom Clark Written by Tom Clark about 13 days ago 35,477 reads 74 comments

  6. Brock Lesnar in Trouble and Top WWE News from Week of July 16

    WWE has a lot going on in the next week. SmackDown goes live on Tuesday, which is the same night we will see the roster split up in the draft. That's on top of the Battleground pay-per-view coming up on July 24...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 13 days ago 25,583 reads 44 comments

  7. Should Ambrose vs. Rollins Replace Triple Threat as WWE Battleground Main Event?

    WWE champion Dean Ambrose will defend his title in a Triple Threat match against his former Shield brethren Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns at the Battleground pay-per-view...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 14 days ago 3,272 reads 41 comments

  8. WWE Draft 2016: Forecasting Breakout Stars After Raw, SmackDown Brand Split

    The WWE brand extension breeds breakout stars, as the lack of credible main event talent at the top of either Raw or SmackDown demands that Creative takes the initiative and elevates wrestlers to more prominent roles on the roster...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 14 days ago 17,655 reads 21 comments

  9. WWE SmackDown Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from July 14

    Enzo Amore and Big Cass may have suffered a loss to AJ Styles and Karl Anderson Thursday night on SmackDown, but the impression they left on viewers and the strength of their performances earned them "biggest winner" status from the July 14 episode...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 14 days ago 19,788 reads 25 comments

  10. Predicting Randy Orton vs. Brock Lesnar at WWE SummerSlam, Feud Outlook

    The Viper will be the next Superstar to challenge The Beast Incarnate, as Randy Orton will battle Brock Lesnar in the main event of WWE SummerSlam on August 21...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 14 days ago 17,708 reads 69 comments

  11. WWE SmackDown Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from July 14

    Every week on Bleacher Report, I take an in-depth look at WWE SmackDown to recap the results, offer analysis and grade the matches, segments and anything else that takes place on the show...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 15 days ago 47,784 reads 119 comments

  12. Eric Bischoff, the Evolution of WWE GMs and the Future of Authority Figures

    On July 14, 2002, the WWE Universe saw the shocking and unexpected debut of Eric Bischoff as Raw's general manager, a role he would fill for the next three years...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 15 days ago 12,833 reads 17 comments

  13. Daniel Bryan and the Top Options to Fill Raw and SmackDown GM Roles

    As announced on the July 11 edition of WWE Raw, Shane McMahon will serve as the commissioner of SmackDown, while Stephanie McMahon will remain in power on Monday nights...

    Graham GSM Matthews Written by Graham GSM Matthews about 15 days ago 51,964 reads 79 comments

  14. Why Wyatt Family vs. New Day Brawl Was More Than Just 'Final Deletion' Rip-Off

    The Wyatt Family battled The New Day at their mysterious backwoods compound on this week's episode of WWE Raw...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 15 days ago 10,459 reads 65 comments

  15. WWE NXT Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from July 13

    The July 13 episode of NXT was the end of an era. After nearly two years of excellence, Finn Balor wrapped up his run with the developmental brand by battling Shinsuke Nakamura in a dream match...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 15 days ago 20,520 reads 28 comments

  16. WWE NXT Results: Winners, Grades and Reaction from Balor vs. Nakamura

    Two of the best wrestlers in the world took to the squared circle for a dream match on Wednesday night as Finn Balor and Shinsuke Nakamura squared ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 16 days ago 21,046 reads 39 comments

  17. WWE Cruiserweight Classic 2016 Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights

    Welcome to Week No. 1 of Bleacher Report's coverage of the first WWE Cruiserweight Classic tournament on the WWE Network. This tourney is the brainchild of Triple H, and it is a massive departure from WWE's usual way of doing business...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 16 days ago 22,784 reads 60 comments

  18. WWE's Big Show and Shaq Might Have Set Up a WrestleMania Match at the ESPYs

    A lot of sports star power was out at the ESPYs in Los Angeles on Wednesday, including NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal and WWE star Big Show...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 16 days ago 16,520 reads 17 comments

  19. Is WWE in Danger of Losing Brock Lesnar to UFC Full Time?

    WWE Superstar Brock Lesnar defeated Mark Hunt in a mixed martial arts bout at UFC 200 last weekend...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 16 days ago 6,793 reads 58 comments

  20. WWE Cruiserweight Classic: Preview and Predictions for Tournament Bracket

    The WWE Cruiserweight Classic tournament kicks off Wednesday night on the WWE Network. Who will reach the finals of the inaugural tournament? Which cruiserweight will ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 16 days ago 1,066 reads 5 comments

  21. WWE Battleground: Most Underappreciated Storylines to Follow

    The build for WWE Battleground 2016 has focused on three main storylines. The brand split and upcoming draft, the ongoing John Cena-AJ Styles feud and the long-awaited championship ...

    James Moffat Written by James Moffat about 16 days ago 8,218 reads 51 comments

  22. WWE Cruiserweight Classic 2016: Live Stream, WWE Network Start Time, Match Card

    The premiere of the WWE Cruiserweight Classic 2016 is set to deliver the first dose of its stirring, fresh brand of pro wrestling...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 16 days ago 3,350 reads 5 comments

  23. WWE Draft 2016: Lessons to Learn from Past Highs and Lows

    The 2016 WWE draft can be comedy or catalyst—a way to create drama for the night or to kick off the brand split with ample momentum. In the past, the draft has been all of those things...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 16 days ago 26,535 reads 46 comments

  24. WWE SmackDown Spoilers: Complete Results and Analysis for July 14 Show

    Wave goodbye to the concept of WWE SmackDown spoilers, because on Tuesday night, Vince McMahon's wrestling empire presented its final tapings of the blue brand in Grand Rapids, Michigan...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 17 days ago 34,639 reads 85 comments

  25. The New Day vs. the Wyatt Family Announced for WWE Battleground 2016

    The Wyatt Family got the best of The New Day when the (two-time) tag team champs visited the Wyatts' compound Monday. But in two weeks at WWE Battleground 2016, we'll get to see whether the Wyatts can go over in a feud inside the ring...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 17 days ago 8,974 reads 26 comments