1. 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...

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  2. 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...

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  3. WWE Rumors: Examining Latest Buzz Around Daniel Bryan, Dean Ambrose and More

    Where a reign is rumored to begin for Daniel Bryan, Dean Ambrose may see his tenure atop WWE end in a hurry. An image sent out on the WWE app sparked speculation about how Bryan could spend the next stage of his retirement...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 14 days ago 64,542 reads 89 comments

  4. Examining How WWE Can Best Capitalize on Brock Lesnar's UFC 200 Win

    WWE had to be elated watching Brock Lesnar chase down and hammer Mark Hunt for three rounds at UFC 200. The Beast Incarnate's return to MMA added a layer to his larger-than-life aura, painting him as a destructive mythological creature...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 14 days ago 21,841 reads 65 comments

  5. WWE Raw: Burning Questions to Address After July 11 Show

    As WWE prepares for its grand roster draft and second attempt at a brand extension, Vince McMahon returned to the July 11 episode of Raw promising a major announcement regarding the historic event...

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  6. WWE Raw and SmackDown Authority Figures Must Not Overshadow Superstars

    The spotlight can't shine on the puppet masters when WWE Raw and SmackDown diverge into two brands following the draft on July 19...

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  7. Champion of the World: Wrestling Finally Gets Its First Great Novel

    Sports movies are a dime a dozen. There are great ones, like The Natural or Raging Bull , indifferent ones, like My All American, and truly dreadful and ponderous ones, like The Legend of Bagger Vance ...

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  8. WWE Raw Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from July 11

    Dean Ambrose delivered the sort of promo that has been lacking from his WWE Championship reign on the July 11 episode of Raw, adding an element of seriousness to his performance and establishing himself as the biggest winner of this week's broadcast...

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  9. Darren Young on Track to Make Major Impact After WWE Raw, SmackDown Brand Split

    Darren Young won a Battle Royal on the July 11 edition of Monday Night Raw, and that win gives him a shot at The Miz 's Intercontinental Championship...

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  10. WWE Raw Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from July 11

    While Vince McMahon's return received the bulk of the hype ahead of Monday's WWE Raw, it was the company's workhorses who most compelled inside Detroit's Joe Louis Arena...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 15 days ago 145,605 reads 344 comments

  11. Vince McMahon Announces Raw, SmackDown Commissioners on WWE Raw

    Stephanie and Shane McMahon's rivalry will carry on through the brand extension. WWE Chairman Vince McMahon announced Monday night that Shane will be the commissioner of SmackDown, while Stephanie will run Raw, via WWE on Twitter...

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  12. The Miz vs. Darren Young Announced for WWE Battleground 2016

    Darren Young was the last man standing in Monday's Battle Royal on WWE Raw to determine the No. 1 contender for the Intercontinental Championship...

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  13. WWE Raw: Live Results, Reaction and Analysis for July 11

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's live coverage of the July 11 episode of Raw. With the draft coming up next week, WWE will likely push the brand extension quite a bit during this week's show...

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  14. WWE Raw: Potential Spoilers, News and Preview for July 11

    It's time to trade the food fights and heavy-handed patriotism from Fourth of July for more serious, focused fare on Monday's WWE Raw...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 15 days ago 42,455 reads 109 comments

  15. WWE Battleground 2016: How to Fix Least Promising Storylines So Far

    Ahead of WWE Battleground 2016, cracks of varying sizes need to be filled in the narratives likely to get a spot on the pay-per-view card on July 24. For midcard fares such as Sheamus vs...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 15 days ago 17,258 reads 24 comments

  16. WWE Superstar Rankings Ahead of July 11 Raw

    The past few weeks have been spent hyping the brand extension, but WWE put the draft on the back burner to focus on building up July 24's Battleground pay-per-view over the past week...

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  17. WWE Mock Draft 2016: Predicting Top 30 Picks for Raw, SmackDown Brand Split

    The 2016 WWE draft has quickly become the company's most anticipated event of the year to date, and with a little over a week to go until the epic occasion on July 19, fans are still scrambling to finish their fantasy rosters for Raw and SmackDown...

    Graham GSM Matthews Written by Graham GSM Matthews about 15 days ago 62,808 reads 95 comments

  18. John Cena's Best Booking Options for WWE Battleground 2016

    At the 2016 edition of WWE's Battleground pay-per-view, John Cena will team up with Enzo Amore and Big Cass to compete against AJ Styles, Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson—collectively known as The Club—in a six-man tag team match...

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  19. WWE Battleground 2016: Booking Decisions That Must Be Made at PPV

    With what will likely be on tap, WWE Battleground 2016 has the potential to be the sleeper show of the summer on July 24...

    Graham GSM Matthews Written by Graham GSM Matthews about 16 days ago 40,812 reads 61 comments

  20. Brock Lesnar: Potential UFC 200 Victory and Its Effect on His WWE Status

    Saturday night, Brock Lesnar returns to the Octagon for UFC 200, a card advertised as the biggest in the mixed martial arts company's history...

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  21. Brock Lesnar vs. Randy Orton and Top WWE News from Week of July 9

    After weeks of speculation, Brock Lesnar's opponent for this year's SummerSlam pay-per-view was finally revealed on Thursday's SmackDown. But that's not the only newsworthy story from the past week...

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  22. Why Kevin Owens vs. Sami Zayn Will Steal the Show at WWE Battleground 2016

    Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn will write what could be the last chapter in their ongoing rivalry at WWE Battleground on July 24. The two former best friends are out for revenge in a match that could be the surprise hit of the night...

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  23. The New Day Must Remain Intact Through Feud with Wyatt Family

    As the WWE draft and Battleground pay-per-view loom large, there has been plenty of speculation as to what will become of the tag team division, most notably The New Day...

    Graham GSM Matthews Written by Graham GSM Matthews about 18 days ago 15,131 reads 51 comments

  24. WWE Rumors: Buzz on Road to WWE Battleground 2016 for Week of July 8

    The wrestling world is still buzzing from TNA's shocking The Final Deletion show that saw Matt and Jeff Hardy fight it out for the family name, and if we are to believe this week's rumors, WWE took notice...

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  25. WWE SmackDown Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from July 7

    Few Superstars can tiptoe the thin line between comedy and seriousness the way Kevin Owens can and did Thursday night en route to earning "biggest winner" status for the July 7 episode of SmackDown ...

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