1. Braun Strowman and the WWE Superstars Most Benefiting from Brand Split

    Braun Strowman has had fewer species to compete with since WWE broke Raw and SmackDown into two distinct brands in July, allowing the beast to flourish. On the Raw stage, the bearded behemoth has garnered steady TV time...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 21,540 reads 57 comments

  2. WWE Hell in a Cell 2016: Smart Builds for PPV's Top Feuds

    As enemies prepare to battle inside a steel enclosure at WWE Hell in a Cell 2016, Raw's top feuds must increase their ferocity. The Oct. 30 pay-per-view will feature three trips inside Hell in a Cell...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 8,507 reads 26 comments

  3. WWE Survivor Series 2016: Superstars Who Should Compete in Elimination Matches

    WWE Survivor Series 2016 is shaping up to be an old-school classic, with a heavy focus on the traditional elimination matches that made the pay-per-view a fan favorite over the years...

    James Moffat Written by James Moffat about 1 month ago 36,888 reads 87 comments

  4. Bobby Lashley Talks TNA's Financial Troubles, Motivation and Bellator 162 Fight

    Whether he's brawling as one of TNA 's top stars or a heavyweight MMA fighter for Bellator , Bobby Lashley prizes the art of the fight...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 24,317 reads 24 comments

  5. WWE Raw vs. SmackDown: Analyzing Who Won the Week of October 17

    The battle between Raw and SmackDown for sports-entertainment brand supremacy continued this week, the latter focusing on the build to Hell in a Cell and the return of Goldberg while the former countered with the James Ellsworth story...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 11,055 reads 25 comments

  6. Goldberg, Patrick Clark in NXT, The Club and More from the 'Who's Next?' Mailbag

    Goldberg is back, and it was glorious. How do I know? Because not only did he have the Pepsi Center eating out of the palm of his hand, but ratings also skyrocketed, per ShowBuzz ...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 1 month ago 6,477 reads 10 comments

  7. WWE NXT: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis, Predictions for Week of Oct. 20

    New beasts continue to invade the WWE NXT ecosystem. Amid concerns of the developmental brand's depth after the slew of July call-ups, Wednesday's NXT welcomed a variety of fresh faces...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 9,504 reads 13 comments

  8. WWE Rumors: Buzz on Road to WWE Hell in a Cell 2016 for Week of Oct. 20

    Goldberg's return to WWE this week dominated both the talk surrounding the company and the weekly rumor roundup about the latest things circulating online. With WWE Hell in a Cell 2016 just under a week away on Oct...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 1 month ago 15,432 reads 55 comments

  9. Exploring the Surprise Success and Popularity of James Ellsworth in WWE

    By all standard logic, James Ellsworth shouldn't be a WWE smash hit. He's skinny, pale and looks like someone sanded down his chin. He's unassuming and unremarkable...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 31,108 reads 73 comments

  10. Power Ranking Top 10 Current WWE Stars' Entrances

    It's important to make a good first impression, and when it comes to WWE Superstars, having a strong entrance is key to connecting with the crowd. The way you come to the ring sets the tone for everything that follows...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 1 month ago 31,029 reads 115 comments

  11. WWE NXT Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from October 19

    The Oct. 19 episode of NXT accomplished a great deal in its 60 minutes of television time, introducing a new star to the roster, presenting two matches in an ongoing tournament and providing fans with a lineup for the upcoming TakeOver: Toronto card...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 8,641 reads 14 comments

  12. WWE NXT Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights for October 19

    The Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic continued on Wednesday night with the hotly anticipated revelation of Austin Aries' tag team partner...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 25,691 reads 33 comments

  13. Paige Injury: Updates on WWE Star's Recovery from Neck Surgery

    WWE star Paige confirmed Wednesday she underwent neck surgery. Continue for updates. Paige Provides Update on Surgery Wednesday's Oct...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 20,695 reads 30 comments

  14. WWE SmackDown: Burning Questions to Address After October 18 Show

    From The Miz 's cheerleading allies to AJ Styles' chinless challenger, it's clear WWE SmackDown is in the midst of a fun, strange transition...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 18,790 reads 81 comments

  15. Analyzing Early Booking of AJ Styles' WWE World Championship Reign

    Early on, AJ Styles ' run as WWE world champion has showcased him as a sleazeball, a man both cowardly and cocky...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 13,770 reads 72 comments

  16. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: Sasha Banks, Charlotte Will Shine Inside Hell in a Cell

    1. Don't Bet Against Banks and Charlotte Elephantine pressure will be on Sasha Banks' and Charlotte's shoulders as they become the first women to ever compete inside Hell in a Cell...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 7,561 reads 30 comments

  17. WWE Survivor Series 2016: Superstars Who Deserve Biggest Pushes Ahead of PPV

    Survivor Series has always been a pay-per-view tailor-made for creating stars due to the impact of the traditional five-on-five elimination matches...

    Kevin Berge Written by Kevin Berge about 1 month ago 14,504 reads 42 comments

  18. WWE SmackDown Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from October 18

    With no pay-per-view to build to in the immediate future, SmackDown Live continued to find itself in a holding pattern of sorts, presenting another solid if unspectacular broadcast ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 25,009 reads 88 comments

  19. WWE SmackDown Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from October 18

    The most improbable match in SmackDown Live history occurred Wednesday night as James Ellsworth received a WWE World Championship match against AJ Styles in the main event of the night...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 100,040 reads 215 comments

  20. AJ Styles vs. James Ellsworth: WWE Championship Title Match Winner and Reaction

    James Ellsworth pulled off a huge upset for the second consecutive week Tuesday on SmackDown Live, as he defeated AJ Styles, but he did not become the new WWE World Heavyweight champion due to the DQ finish...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 61,755 reads 82 comments

  21. WWE SmackDown: Live Results, Reaction and Analysis for October 18

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's live coverage of the October 18 episode of SmackDown . James Ellsworth, the most unlikely candidate for a world title opportunity ...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 1 month ago 36,015 reads 432 comments

  22. WWE Raw: Burning Questions to Address After Oct. 17 Show

    Once the pyrotechnics have dissipated and the buzz over seeing Goldberg on WWE Raw for the first time in 12 years has faded, one has to wonder whether the power of nostalgia will soon fizzle out, too...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 20,030 reads 18 comments

  23. WWE Rumors: Examining Latest Buzz Around Maria Kanellis, Paige and More

    The week that was in WWE and professional wrestling featured a monumental victory by perennial underdog James Ellsworth, the announcement of Goldberg's epic return and the revelation ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 16,856 reads 13 comments

  24. Kevin Owens Needs Chris Jericho Feud to Maximize WWE Universal Title Reign

    The key to harnessing Kevin Owens' time as WWE universal champ often stands at his side, offering encouragement and stroking his ego— Chris Jericho . A split between the best friends is inevitable...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 10,602 reads 18 comments

  25. WWE SmackDown: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for October 18

    The ultimate underdog story will invade WWE SmackDown this week, as the show features a title match no one could have seen coming. AJ Styles will defend the WWE World Championship against James Ellsworth...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 11,366 reads 74 comments