1. Creature Vs. Creature: Hulk Hogan Is the Greatest WWE Superstar Ever

    Shawn Michaels is the "Showstopper," the "Main-Event," "Mr. WrestleMania." Ric Flair was "The Man." The Rock was "The Great One," and The Undertaker is "The Phenom." But there is only one man that can be described as all of the above monikers...

    Demetrus Stokes Written by Demetrus Stokes about over 5 years ago 849 reads 21 comments

  2. The Wrestlemania Invitational: Elite Eight

    And then there were eight.... My excitement for the upcoming NCAA basketball tournament inspired me to do this Wrestlemania Invitational. We have looked at some of the greatest Wrestlemania's of all-time and now we are down to eight of the best...

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  3. Intercontinential Title-United States Title: Do We Care Anymore?

    Don't you remember the good-old days? The days when holding a championship actually meant something? The days when you could order a pay-per-view and every title would be defended? Do you remember the Intercontinental and U...

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  4. Lovefest and Legend Killers: Randy Orton-Chris Jericho

    Love is in the air. Don't you smell it? It permeates the air with a smell so sweet you just can't resist being taken by it. The smell is most pungent when you enter WWE arenas across the country...

    Demetrus Stokes Written by Demetrus Stokes about over 5 years ago 532 reads 17 comments

  5. The Wrestlemania Invitational: Round 2

    The WrestleMania Invitational is back for round two! For those that don't know, I introduced an invitational a couple of weeks ago to crown the best WrestleMania of all-time...

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  6. "On My Wrestling Soapbox": The Third

    This article is dedicated to a man in denial. A man who has turned his back on his "hero". This article is dedicated to a former Hulkamaniac. A man who as of yesterday is no longer a member of the Hulkamania fan club...

    Demetrus Stokes Written by Demetrus Stokes about over 5 years ago 106 reads 4 comments

  7. A Black History Month Perspective: The Ten Greatest Wrestlers Of All-Time

    Last week on "Hit The Ropes Radio" Shane, Daris, and I discussed the role of African-Americans in the world of wrestling...

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  8. The Wrestlemania Invitational: Round 1

    Well folks it's a rarity that I give you two articles in one day. If you haven't already check out my take on the debacle that was Sting vs. Kurt Angle on TNA Impact last night. http://bleacherreport...

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  9. Sting and Kurt Angle's Empty Arena Match: No Match For The Rock Vs. Mankind

    I'll have to admit when it was announced on Impact that Sting and Kurt Angle would battle it out in a match with the arena totally empty, I was a bit intrigued. Sure the concept wasn't totally new but it was something that you don't see very often...

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  10. No Way Out Has Outraged The B/R Community...But Why??

    Well so much for predictions. After numerous No Way Out predictions on B/R, nothing went as planned. Well I guess three out of five ain't bad...

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  11. "On My Wrestling Soapbox" Second Edition

    All right folks, I'm back from vacation and back on my "soapbox" for a second time. There have been a lot of interesting developments in the world of wrestling since I last hit you ...

    Demetrus Stokes Written by Demetrus Stokes about over 5 years ago 114 reads 5 comments

  12. No Way Out Preview: Randy Orton Vs. Shane McMahon (No Holds Barred Match)

    It was the punt heard around the world. Randy Orton kicked the chairman of the WWE, Vince McMahon into oblivion on Monday Night RAW a few weeks ago...

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  13. Fatal 4-Way: No Way Out is the Best WWE Pay-Per-View

    It’s probably the most important “non-major” WWE pay-per-view currently. It’s the final leg on the road to Wrestlemania...

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  14. Jeff Hardy! You've Been "CM Punked"!!

    Well Jeff Hardy lovers, you asked for it and you got it. Jeff Hardy defied the odds and became WWE Champion last December at Armageddon. Fans everywhere rejoiced as the "ultimate screw-up" showed us all what you can accomplish when given a second chance

    Demetrus Stokes Written by Demetrus Stokes about over 5 years ago 674 reads 17 comments

  15. Live From The Rumble: My "Royal" Experience, Comments and Pictures

    The picture above explains what the Royal Rumble is all about. A shot at imortality. A shot at becoming "the man" and main eventing Wrestlemania. The Royal Rumble is always an exciting event full of surprises and this year was no different...

    Demetrus Stokes Written by Demetrus Stokes about over 5 years ago 554 reads 8 comments

  16. D. Stokes Presents: "On My Wrestling Soapbox": First Edition

    Many of my B/R brethren have their own catchy feature articles, like Joe's "Really" and Shane's "My Latest Gripe," so I thought I would introduce "On My Wrestling Soapbox...

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  17. Royal Rumble A Look Back Part III: 25 Facts You May Not Know

    The Royal Rumble is upon us, and if the events that occurred on RAW was the WWE's effort to generate pay-per-view buys, they may have one of their highest buyrates in a long time! ...

    Demetrus Stokes Written by Demetrus Stokes about over 5 years ago 676 reads 13 comments

  18. A "Twist of Fate" For Jeff Hardy?

    So "The All-American American" Jack Swagger is the new ECW Champion? Very Interesting... These new developments got me thinking...

    Demetrus Stokes Written by Demetrus Stokes about over 5 years ago 1,220 reads 6 comments

  19. Royal Rumble, A Look Back Part II-The Rumble Awards!!

    Last week, I wrote the first part of a series of articles looking back at the Royal Rumble and it's great history. The first article consisted of a list of the greatest Royal Rumbles of all-time (If you haven't read check it out)...

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  20. WWE, Bring Back The Attitude Era! On Second Thought...Don't!

    The general consensus among my fellow B/R writers is that WWE programming is getting stale. The storylines are mediocre and the shows are becoming predictable...

    Demetrus Stokes Written by Demetrus Stokes about over 5 years ago 1,571 reads 16 comments

  21. Royal Rumble: A Look Back Part I

    The Royal Rumble is just under three weeks away live from the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, MI. The Rumble is considered one of the WWE's "big four" and is one of my favorite pay-per-views of the year...

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  22. Linda McMahon's "Cradle To The Grave Strategy"

    It's March 29, 1987 and what I thought would be a typical day would turn out to be one of the greatest days of my childhood...

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  23. Who's Willing To Right The Detroit Lions Ship?

    This time of year, there is familiar stench in the air in the city of Detroit—the stench of yet another losing season by the Detroit Lions. This year, though, the stench is different...

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  24. A "Royal" Disappointment

    Let me paint a picture for you. It's Christmas Day 2008. I'm sitting with my family enjoying my kids opening their gifts, still cringing from the fact that I spent $60 on an Elmo Live doll...

    Demetrus Stokes Written by Demetrus Stokes about over 5 years ago 68 reads 4 comments

  25. Triple H Is Not a Leech

    Fellow B/R writer Justin LaBar posted an article on Triple H and whether or not his marriage to Stephanie McMahon has gotten him to where he is today. I was actually commenting on his article and it was getting pretty lengthy...

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