1. Elias, Cesaro and WWE's Misguided Practice of Shortening Ring Names

    Somewhere between his win over Finn Balor on the July 24 edition of WWE Raw and his bout with Kalisto the following Monday, Elias Samson lost his last name...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 15 days ago 25,168 reads 0 comments

  2. WWE Raw vs. SmackDown: Winner, Top Highlights and Botches for Week of August 3

    The road to SummerSlam ran through Raw and SmackDown Live this week, and each brand was looking to maintain the momentum they built for themselves a week ago...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 15 days ago 14,136 reads 0 comments

  3. 7 WWE Dream Matches for John Cena After Shinsuke Nakamura Loss on SmackDown

    Whether you love him or hate him, there's no denying the fact that John Cena has become the measuring stick in WWE . When the spotlight is on him, the Leader of the Cenation always puts on a good show...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 15 days ago 11,406 reads 0 comments

  4. What Went Wrong with WWE SmackDown Women's Division and How to Fix It

    It wasn't long ago that WWE SmackDown Live was being praised for the diversity within its women's division. But everything that once made it special has since been undone...

    Graham GSM Matthews Written by Graham GSM Matthews about 15 days ago 8,471 reads 0 comments

  5. What Does WWE Do If Bayley's Injury Keeps Her Out of SummerSlam?

    A shoulder injury is poised to derail Bayley's WWE SummerSlam dreams, and the company's backup options aren't plentiful. The No. 1 contender is scheduled to clash with Alexa Bliss for Raw Women's Championship at the Aug...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 15 days ago 21,750 reads 0 comments

  6. WWE NXT Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from August 2

    The return of Asuka and Johnny Gargano may have dominated discussion ahead of Wednesday's broadcast but NXT was shaken to its core in the main event of this week's show, courtesy of Kyle O'Reilly's stunning debut...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 16 days ago 24,177 reads 0 comments

  7. Randy Orton Feud Will Be Key to Rusev's Resurgence as WWE SmackDown Star

    Rusev hasn't been able to dig his claws into WWE SmackDown as of yet. He's been relegated to the sidelines for most of his tenure on the blue brand following last year's draft...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 16 days ago 8,158 reads 0 comments

  8. Shane McMahon Adds Intriguing Wrinkle to AJ Styles vs. Kevin Owens WWE Feud

    To shake up the AJ Styles vs. Kevin Owens saga, WWE added Shane McMahon, an authority figure whose presence will create a welcome subplot...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 16 days ago 10,347 reads 0 comments

  9. Becky Lynch vs. Cris Cyborg: Will Twitter Feud Lead to WWE SummerSlam Match?

    Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather may not be the only crossover fight on pay-per-view this August; Becky Lynch and Cris Cyborg continue to tease a WWE vs. UFC battle for SummerSlam...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 16 days ago 22,991 reads 0 comments

  10. Jinder Mahal vs. Shinsuke Nakamura at SummerSlam Just the Swerve WWE Needed

    Everything pointed to Jinder Mahal defending the WWE Championship against John Cena at SummerSlam 2017. The heel champion had been spewing anti-American rhetoric. Cena had suddenly intensified his patriotism to the point of caricature...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 16 days ago 26,327 reads 0 comments

  11. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: Breezango's Success a Reminder of Power of Humor in WWE

    1. Fashionable and Funny Punchlines, not clotheslines, have made Tyler Breeze and Fandango two of WWE SmackDown's biggest stars. Slugfests and thrilling in-ring performances aren't the only way to climb the company mountain...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 16 days ago 14,397 reads 0 comments

  12. WWE SmackDown Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from August 1

    A main event of epic proportions headlined Tuesday's episode of SmackDown Live as Shinsuke Nakamura and John Cena battled for the right to challenge Jinder Mahal for the WWE Championship at SummerSlam ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 16 days ago 14,750 reads 0 comments

  13. Bayley Suffered Shoulder Injury vs. Nia Jax During Monday Night Raw

    WWE announced Bayley suffered a right shoulder injury during her match against Nia Jax during Monday night's Raw episode...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 17 days ago 25,196 reads 0 comments

  14. WWE 205 Live Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from August 1

    It has felt like 205 Live was trying to squeeze as many storylines into its one-hour runtime as possible over the past few months, but that changed this week. Three different feuds were addressed, but one was kept to a short backstage segment...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 17 days ago 5,351 reads 0 comments

  15. WWE SmackDown Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from August 1

    The No. 1 contender to Jinder Mahal's WWE Championship would be determined Tuesday night in a blockbuster main event that would have fit right in on pay-per-view...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 17 days ago 82,572 reads 0 comments

  16. Shinsuke Nakamura Beats John Cena, Will Face Jinder Mahal at WWE SummerSlam 2017

    In one of WWE's biggest dream matches, Shinsuke Nakamura defeated John Cena on Tuesday's episode of SmackDown Live to earn a shot at Jinder Mahal and the WWE Championship at SummerSlam...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 17 days ago 23,868 reads 0 comments

  17. Randy Orton vs. Rusev Match Announced for WWE SummerSlam 2017

    Both seemingly stuck without a plan or storyline heading into SummerSlam season, Randy Orton and Rusev have apparently decided to butt heads with one another...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 17 days ago 7,398 reads 0 comments

  18. AJ Styles vs. Kevin Owens at WWE SummerSlam 2017 Set After Controversial Finish

    AJ Styles defeated Kevin Owens on Tuesday's edition of SmackDown Live to retain the United States Championship. Owens inadvertently hit referee Mike Chioda in the eye, impairing the referee's vision...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 17 days ago 7,346 reads 0 comments

  19. Brock Lesnar Teases WWE Exit: Could Universal Champion Really Be on His Way Out?

    A wrinkle of epic proportions emerged ahead of Brock Lesnar 's Universal Championship defense at WWE SummerSlam on August 20 ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 17 days ago 19,599 reads 0 comments

  20. Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose: Where Is Tenuous WWE Raw Alliance Going?

    WWE Raw fans are learning how long it takes wounds to heal as Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose slowly reunite...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 17 days ago 16,436 reads 0 comments

  21. Jason Jordan Tangles with the Miz: Can WWE Raw Star Handle Center Stage?

    The soap opera is over. Jason Jordan's real story is now set to begin in earnest. Now that the shock of WWE Raw general manager Kurt Angle revealing that Jordan is his long-lost ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 17 days ago 7,047 reads 0 comments

  22. Pros and Cons of Roman Reigns Dethroning Brock Lesnar at WWE SummerSlam 2017

    Much like anything he does, Roman Reigns ripping the Universal Championship from Brock Lesnar 's paws at WWE SummerSlam 2017 would elicit a loud, visceral reaction from the audience...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 17 days ago 13,287 reads 0 comments

  23. WWE Rumors: Examining Latest Buzz Around John Cena, Shane McMahon and More

    WWE SummerSlam is rapidly approaching, and the rumor mill is heating up in regards to the event's biggest stars, proposed matches and storyline developments that may occur come August 20 in Brooklyn...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 17 days ago 12,519 reads 0 comments

  24. WWE Raw Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from July 31

    As July came to an end, the Raw brand turned its attention toward SummerSlam, presenting matches, Superstars and new rivalries for fans to track on the road to the August 20 spectacular...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 17 days ago 17,583 reads 0 comments

  25. WWE SmackDown: Potential Spoilers, News and Preview for Aug. 1

    It will certainly feel like SummerSlam season on Tuesday's WWE SmackDown . AJ Styles and Kevin Owens will collide again for the United States Championship...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 17 days ago 7,109 reads 0 comments