1. Examining WWE's Long History of Flag Matches

    As the Rusev vs. Jack Swagger feud grows more antagonistic, WWE appears ready to dig out an old, nationalistic gimmick—the Flag match...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 20 days ago 12,965 reads 31 comments

  2. WWE Network Subscriber Count Disappoints, Coverage Area to Expand August 12

    WWE announced today that as of June 30, the end of the second quarter, the WWE Network subscriber count was at about 700,000...

    David Bixenspan Written by David Bixenspan about 20 days ago 43,141 reads 223 comments

  3. Dean Ambrose vs. Seth Rollins Is Shaping Up to Be the Feud of the Year

    Is it an exaggeration to say Dean Ambrose vs. Seth Rollins is shaping up to be the best WWE feud of the year? At this point, I don’t think so...

    Sharon Glencross Written by Sharon Glencross about 20 days ago 10,176 reads 62 comments

  4. Prince Devitt, WWE Network, Long Raws and More from the 2nd-Quarter Mailbag

    Historical times are upon us for better or for worse. Women's wrestling is on the rise while the WWE Network may be in danger of falling, depending on today's highly anticipated earnings call...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 20 days ago 4,475 reads 33 comments

  5. WWE SmackDown: Spoiler-Free Preview for Aug. 1

    Rematches comprise the majority of the first WWE SmackDown of August. Dolph Ziggler , Jack Swagger, Bo Dallas and Diego of Los Matadores will all face familiar foes...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 20 days ago 4,957 reads 4 comments

  6. Brock Lesnar's Infrequent Appearances Mean He Cannot Be the Next WWE Champion

    In this modern age of the WWE , the protocol for what it takes to be a WWE champion is changing all the time. That's why it makes the upcoming SummerSlam bout between John Cena and Brock Lesnar on August 18 so intriguing...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 20 days ago 49,143 reads 309 comments

  7. WWE SummerSlam 2014: Biggest Breakout Performances in PPV History

    Throughout the long and illustrious history of WWE 's SummerSlam extravaganza, Superstars have stepped up to the plate and delivered performances that helped elevate them to the next level of competition...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 20 days ago 63,048 reads 66 comments

  8. Stephanie McMahon and Brie Bella in Raw's Closing Segment Isn't Surprising

    Raw ended Monday night with a pull-apart brawl. WWE officials, many of whom were noticeable former wrestlers, scrambled about to keep rivals Stephanie McMahon and Brie Bella from doing harm to each other...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 20 days ago 8,026 reads 44 comments

  9. Analyzing Potential Directions for Brock Lesnar's Character After SummerSlam

    It’s interesting to consider just where WWE management will go with Brock Lesnar ’s character following the SummerSlam pay-per-view...

    Sharon Glencross Written by Sharon Glencross about 20 days ago 12,829 reads 82 comments

  10. WWE Legend Paul Heyman Exclusive: On ECW, His Future and Brock Lesnar's Legacy

    There are two visionaries who have, over the last 30 years, shaped professional wrestling as we know it. One, of course, is Vincent Kennedy McMahon, the WWE kingpin who took a ...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 20 days ago 47,780 reads 112 comments

  11. WWE NXT: Full Preview, Rumors and More for July 31

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's preview for the July 31 episode of NXT on the WWE Network. Spoilers are already out there, but if you want to know what will happen without having the matches spoiled for you, you're in the right place...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 20 days ago 5,111 reads 16 comments

  12. Jeff Hardy Comments on TNA Destination X, Hardy Boys Reunion, Contract and More

    Former TNA and WWE World Heavyweight champion Jeff Hardy has thrilled wrestling fans for the last 16 years at an elite level, and he will ...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 20 days ago 7,564 reads 63 comments

  13. TNA X Division Xtravaganza 2014: Match Card, PPV Schedule, Spoiler-Free Preview

    TNA ’s One Night Only series continues on Friday, Aug. 1, with the premiere of X Division Xtravaganza 2014. This is the second Xtravaganza event in the history of the PPV series...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 20 days ago 1,787 reads 3 comments

  14. Wyatt Family Deserve One More Shot at the Tag Team Titles at SummerSlam

    Luke Harper and Erick Rowan should be the WWE Tag Team champions. The imposing lieutenants of The Wyatt Family have spent the last few months embroiled in an enthralling feud with The Usos ...

    Tom Beasley Written by Tom Beasley about 21 days ago 666 reads 17 comments

  15. Biggest Mistakes WWE Made in Its Handling of Cesaro After WrestleMania

    Cesaro could have been a speeding racehorse after WrestleMania 30, but WWE held too tight to his reins and stalled his momentum. The King of Swing isn't the star he could be...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 21 days ago 21,512 reads 132 comments

  16. Ricardo Rodriguez Confirms His Release from WWE

    Ricardo Rodriguez has officially been let go by WWE. The company announced his release on WWE.com Wednesday. "WWE has come to terms on the release of WWE Superstar Ricardo Rodriguez as of today, July 30, 2014," the official statement read...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 21 days ago 84,544 reads 203 comments

  17. The Miz's New Persona Should Already Be Deemed a Failure in WWE

    Never shy about changing wrestlers' gimmicks and personas , WWE has once again turned one of its former main event stars into a questionable midcard character with an outrageous persona...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 21 days ago 27,697 reads 261 comments

  18. Prince Devitt, Kevin Steen and Latest WWE NXT Developmental News

    Prince Devitt is officially a part of WWE NXT, so let the speculation and rumors point to Kevin Steen now. WWE development added a highly talented wrestler in Devitt...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 21 days ago 19,134 reads 43 comments

  19. WWE Harnessing the Power of Hatred in Dean Ambrose vs. Seth Rollins Feud

    Masterful manipulation of storyline hatred is fueling WWE 's current best feud—Dean Ambrose vs. Seth Rollins. Their rivalry has been simple, effective and continuous...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 21 days ago 38,465 reads 116 comments

  20. WWE SummerSlam 2014: Most Controversial Moments in PPV's History

    As one of the WWE's "Big Four" pay-per-view shows, SummerSlam has had its fair share of drama down the years...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 21 days ago 42,120 reads 67 comments

  21. Power Ranking All of John Cena's Career SummerSlam Opponents

    On Aug. 17, John Cena will enter Staples Center for a WWE World Heavyweight Championship match against Brock Lesnar that will headline the annual SummerSlam pay-per-view...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 21 days ago 43,242 reads 114 comments

  22. Examining Paige, AJ Lee and the Future of the Divas Division

    Paige and AJ Lee could potentially spearhead a future in which the WWE Divas division is a consistently thrilling part of the product...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 21 days ago 17,536 reads 138 comments

  23. McMahons in the Ring Are Always a Safe Bet for WWE's Success

    Having people pay to see a McMahon in a match is always successful business. The live reaction and social media response to the announcement of Stephanie McMahon versus Brie Bella has been largely positive...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 21 days ago 41,981 reads 69 comments

  24. Why Paul Heyman Is More Effective as a Main Event-Level Manager

    Paul Heyman is leading Brock Lesnar to a huge showdown against John Cena at WWE 's upcoming SummerSlam pay-per-view on Sunday, August 17...

    Tom Clark Written by Tom Clark about 21 days ago 16,865 reads 69 comments

  25. Paul Heyman's 7 Greatest Promos of All Time

    Whether it's as Paul Heyman or Paul E. Dangerously, as the boss of ECW , Brock Lesnar's agent or the manager of any other wrestler, Paul Heyman has become one of the most captivating wrestling characters of all time...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 21 days ago 47,044 reads 106 comments