1. WWE SmackDown Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from June 18

    Every week on Bleacher Report, I take an in-depth look at WWE SmackDown to recap the action, offer analysis and grade the matches, segments and anything else that takes place on the show, as well as offer a few predictions for future events...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 14 days ago 59,884 reads 158 comments

  2. Breaking Down the Greatness of Dusty Rhodes' Famous 'Hard Times' Promo

    Dusty Rhodes' impassioned speech about falling on hard times is t he pinnacle of the art form that is the pro wrestling promo. So often, promos are just loud, angry rants filled with promises of ass kicking...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 14 days ago 21,849 reads 13 comments

  3. WWE Battleground 2015: Early Rumors and Buzz for PPV Event

    The 2015 edition of WWE ’s Battleground pay-per-view is the next major event on the company’s schedule, and there are already rumors running rampant about possible matches and even storyline swerves...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 14 days ago 39,802 reads 34 comments

  4. WWE Armchair Booking: How to Maximize the Prime Time Players-New Day Feud

    Where WWE failed with The Prime Time Players' win over The New Day at Money in the Bank was with the lack of emotional power drawn from the tag team titles' changing hands. Rectifying that is key to making the most out of this rivalry...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 14 days ago 4,628 reads 8 comments

  5. Dean Ambrose, Kevin Owens, Sheamus and More from the Powerbomb Mailbag

    Roman Reigns wants revenge against Bray Wyatt. Seth Rollins wants respect against Brock Lesnar . But what about what Dean Ambrose wants? What's Next for Ambrose? @ ...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 14 days ago 8,068 reads 7 comments

  6. Ryback Needs to Move Past Feuds with Big Show, The Miz Before SummerSlam 2015

    Before SummerSlam 2015 arrives on August 23, Ryback needs to have conquered Big Show and The Miz and be in search of a new, more appealing challenger...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 14 days ago 7,147 reads 17 comments

  7. Best Booking Options for Dean Ambrose at WWE Battleground 2015

    After fighting Seth Rollins for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship on back-to-back pay-per-views, there are many questions about what’s next for Dean Ambrose at the 2015 edition of Battleground...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 14 days ago 17,590 reads 19 comments

  8. WWE SmackDown: Spoiler-Free Preview for June 18

    On June 18, WWE SmackDown is set to provide a glimpse of what direction several Superstars are headed. After Money in the Bank, Dean Ambrose, Dolph Ziggler and Neville are without a clear rivalry to dive into...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 14 days ago 4,233 reads 15 comments

  9. Brock Lesnar vs. Seth Rollins and the Best Matchups for WWE Battleground

    Brock Lesnar versus Seth Rollins is the long-awaited match that fans have been anticipating since WrestleMania 31...

    Tom Clark Written by Tom Clark about 14 days ago 44,035 reads 100 comments

  10. WWE NXT Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from June 17

    To say that Samoa Joe has not impressed thus far in NXT would be an understatement. The lackluster results to this point made him the biggest loser of Wednesday's broadcast...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 14 days ago 32,481 reads 64 comments

  11. Dean Ambrose, Kevin Owens, Brock Lesnar Prove the Anti-Hero Is Alive in WWE

    Once upon a time, Stone Cold Steve Austin saluted his employer, WWE CEO Vince McMahon , with a middle finger and knocked him into next week. And he was loved for it. The anti-heroes have been dormant for more than a decade...

    James Moffat Written by James Moffat about 14 days ago 22,881 reads 80 comments

  12. WWE Battleground 2015: Most Intriguing Storylines to Track on Road to PPV

    There was a stretch where WWE was producing a pay-per-view every two weeks, but the company is finally back to a normal build to a show as it has five weeks to prepare for the 2015 edition of Battleground...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 14 days ago 22,640 reads 38 comments

  13. WWE NXT Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from June 17

    At NXT Takeover: Unstoppable, Samoa Joe made his shocking WWE debut by confronting Kevin Owens following his NXT Championship defense against Sami Zayn. Wednesday night, for the first time in a Vince McMahon-owned ring, they met one-on-one...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 15 days ago 48,409 reads 71 comments

  14. Midyear Candidates for the Year's Most Valuable WWE Superstars

    With 2015 approaching its halfway mark, the three former members of The Shield are battling it out for the right to be called WWE's Superstar of the year. Dean Ambrose, Roman Reigns and Seth Rollins are all performing at an MVP level...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 15 days ago 29,276 reads 65 comments

  15. Finn Balor, 'Tough Enough' and Latest WWE NXT Developmental News

    Finn Balor is set to make his "virtual" debut, while WWE NXT hopefuls working to do what Balor does for a living made progress of their own on Tough Enough ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 15 days ago 26,377 reads 6 comments

  16. WWE Battleground 2015: Titles Most Likely to Change Hands at Event

    Although only one championship, the WWE Tag Team Championships, changed hands at Money in the Bank, that doesn't mean the same will happen again at the company's next pay-per-view...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 15 days ago 61,940 reads 160 comments

  17. WWE Needs to Continue Making Kevin Owens Dangerous and Unpredictable

    WWE 's recent habit of letting Kevin Owens be its uncaged animal is the right move. Having him continue the trend of monster heels pouncing on the unsuspecting, of leaving men ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 15 days ago 13,830 reads 79 comments

  18. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: Seth Rollins Poised to Pass John Cena as WWE's Best

    1. Seth Rollins in the Midst of a Banner Year We will look back at 2015 as the year that Rollins took over as WWE 's top performer...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 15 days ago 11,681 reads 29 comments

  19. Seth Rollins vs. Triple H Must Be Saved for WWE WrestleMania 32

    The recent teases of dissension within The Authority have made it clear that a match between Triple H and Seth Rollins is only inevitable. Per F4WOnline.com (h/t WrestleZone ...

    Graham GSM Matthews Written by Graham GSM Matthews about 15 days ago 13,508 reads 33 comments

  20. WWE NXT: Full Preview, Match Card and More for June 17

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's preview for this week's episode of WWE NXT , where we take a spoiler-free look at what's in store for the developmental brand's upcoming episode...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 15 days ago 9,521 reads 31 comments

  21. Full Career Retrospective and Greatest Moments for Shane Douglas

    In 1993, a small Philadelphia-based promotion known as Eastern Championship Wrestling was desperately in need of someone who could step up and be its franchise star...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 15 days ago 23,888 reads 21 comments

  22. Booking Seth Rollins After Win at WWE Money in the Bank

    Seth Rollins retained the WWE World Heavyweight Championship after defeating Dean Ambrose at Money in the Bank. He did it by himself, with no support from The Authority or anyone else, and that alone was certainly cause for celebration...

    Tom Clark Written by Tom Clark about 15 days ago 6,805 reads 15 comments

  23. Bray Wyatt Feud Is the Worst Possible Choice for Roman Reigns

    When Bray Wyatt appeared inside the squared circle, standing underneath the ladder that Roman Reigns had scaled in hopes of retrieving the Money in the Bank briefcase and moving one ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 15 days ago 15,004 reads 54 comments

  24. Neville Talks Money in the Bank, WWE NXT, John Cena and More

    Sunday’s edition of WWE ’s Money in the Bank pay-per-view was full of memorable moments, and one star who left his mark on the wrestling industry in the ladder match for the briefcase was The New Sensation, Neville...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 16 days ago 8,934 reads 9 comments

  25. WWE SmackDown Spoilers: Complete Results and Analysis for June 18

    Monday night on Raw, Dean Ambrose continued his journey to the WWE World Heavyweight Championship by defeating Sheamus and making an enemy of Director of Operations Kane during a verbal altercation backstage...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 16 days ago 74,418 reads 130 comments