1. WWE Extreme Rules 2016 Matches: Best Possible Finish for Each Contest

    The success of any match can be traced back to its finish—the last thing fans see and the moment that either sets up the next chapter of a given feud or brings it to a definitive conclusion...

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  2. WWE SmackDown Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from May 19

    Four-way rivalries are typically difficult to pull off because, all too often, they consist of two guys with a central beef and two others who are there just to fill out the field...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 2 months ago 12,413 reads 15 comments

  3. WWE NXT Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from May 18

    Nia Jax has been an imposing force in NXT since her debut in 2015, but prior to Wednesday's WWE Network broadcast, she was lacking a definitive victory to cement her status as one of the premier female competitors on the brand...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 2 months ago 11,047 reads 51 comments

  4. WWE NXT Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from May 18

    The last time they met, Bayley defeated Nia Jax in front of a raucous crowd in London, but Wednesday night, the slate was wiped clean, and the standout stars of NXT's women's division battled in the main event of the WWE Network broadcast...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 2 months ago 8,429 reads 51 comments

  5. WWE SmackDown Spoilers: Complete Results and Analysis for May 19

    WWE made its penultimate stop on the road to Extreme Rules Tuesday as it presented this week's SmackDown tapings in Greenville, South Carolina, and thanks to our friends at WrestlingInc...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 2 months ago 51,685 reads 193 comments

  6. WWE Raw: Burning Questions to Address After May 16 Show

    WWE Creative has been scrutinized countless times over the last six months for its lackluster writing, its shoddily built story arcs and its undefined characters, leading to ...

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  7. WWE Raw Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from May 16

    Historic Greensboro, North Carolina, was host for the May 16 episode of Raw, one that set the stage for the Extreme Rules pay-per-view event, and Roman Reigns and AJ Styles emerged as the biggest co-winners of the night...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 2 months ago 40,606 reads 119 comments

  8. WWE Raw Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from May 16

    The final episode of WWE Raw before Extreme Rules hit the USA Network airwaves on Monday night, with the company attempting to sell its audience on this weekend's spectacular...

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  9. WWE's Best Booking Options for Sasha Banks to Regain Lost Momentum

    Sasha Banks may be the most popular female performer in wrestling today, a woman who carries herself like the star she was born to be, but there is no denying her momentum has been halted in post-WrestleMania WWE...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 2 months ago 43,972 reads 69 comments

  10. Analyzing the New Day's Best Booking Options After WWE Extreme Rules 2016

    There are few acts in WWE that have captivated the audience the way tag team champions The New Day have over the last six months...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 3 months ago 6,187 reads 20 comments

  11. WWE SmackDown Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from May 12

    For the first time since their debuts shortly after WrestleMania, Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson were portrayed as the dangerous and violent tandem they should be, and in the process ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 3 months ago 17,036 reads 56 comments

  12. WWE NXT Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from May 11

    Finn Balor 's loss to Samoa Joe in Lowell, Massachusetts, could have been the start of months of putting his fellow NXT mates over before jumping to the main roster...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 3 months ago 794 reads 5 comments

  13. Analyzing AJ Styles' Long-Term Potential to Remain WWE Main Event Star

    AJ Styles ' sudden and explosive rise up the ranks has helped rejuvenate a WWE main event scene that was desperate for fresh blood...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 3 months ago 22,687 reads 54 comments

  14. WWE SmackDown Spoilers: Full Results and Analysis for May 12

    Those expecting to see the advertised main event of Roman Reigns vs. Luke Gallows Tuesday night in Des Moines, Iowa, may have been disappointed, but WWE more than made up for it with the SmackDown episode it taped at Wells Fargo Arena...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 3 months ago 69,809 reads 262 comments

  15. WWE Raw: Burning Questions to Address After May 9 Show

    On the heels of another strong episode of Raw during which WWE laid the foundation for Extreme Rules, there are still burning questions for which the WWE Universe deserves answers...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 3 months ago 51,113 reads 108 comments

  16. WWE Raw Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from May 9

    The May 9 episode of Raw once again demonstrated why the Roman Reigns-AJ Styles feud has worked as well as it has to this point, leading to both the WWE world heavyweight champion and his No...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 3 months ago 19,226 reads 93 comments

  17. Power Ranking Damien Sandow, King Barrett and the Disappointing WWE Releases

    Recently, WWE programming has seen the debuts of young talent from NXT and familiar faces from elsewhere in a concentrated effort by officials to freshen up the product...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 3 months ago 61,716 reads 111 comments

  18. WWE SmackDown Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from May 5

    Do you remember that time Zack Ryder won the Intercontinental Championship at WrestleMania 32 and appeared to be en route to a significant singles push after years of opening match ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 3 months ago 21,328 reads 38 comments

  19. WWE NXT Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from May 4

    As if winning the NXT Championship from Finn Balor in Lowell, Massachusetts, was not enough, Samoa Joe exploded onto the screen on the May 4 episode of NXT and wasted little time in giving the brand a taste of what it can expect from its new face...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 3 months ago 14,948 reads 38 comments

  20. WWE NXT Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from May 4

    Eric Young's debut shook the NXT Universe Wednesday and set up a gigantic main event against world champion Samoa Joe, who was fresh off a history-making victory over Finn Balor...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 3 months ago 4,214 reads 52 comments

  21. How Roman Reigns Will Turn WWE Fans' Boos to Cheers

    If you were listening closely during Roman Reigns' WWE World Heavyweight Championship defense against AJ Styles in Chicago on Sunday night, you heard a sound foreign to the company's ...

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  22. WWE SmackDown Spoilers: Complete Results and Analysis for May 5

    The war between Roman Reigns, The Usos , AJ Styles, Karl Anderson and Luke Gallows spilled over into another arena Tuesday night as WWE presented this week's SmackDown tapings live in Kansas City, Missouri, and our friends at WrestlingInc ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 3 months ago 70,093 reads 189 comments

  23. WWE Raw: Burning Questions to Address After May 2 Show

    The May 2 episode of Raw had the unenviable task of following up a very strong Payback pay-per-view, which culminated with Roman Reigns successfully retaining the WWE World Heavyweight ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 3 months ago 13,721 reads 29 comments

  24. WWE Raw Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from May 2

    Just 24 hours removed from another superb main event performance on a pay-per-view, Roman Reigns established himself as the biggest winner from the May 2 episode of WWE Raw, continuing his hot streak...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 3 months ago 28,145 reads 96 comments

  25. WWE Raw Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from May 2

    On the heels of a Payback event that promised a new era in WWE, Raw rolled into St. Louis for another action-packed episode—this time under the rule of both Stephanie and Shane McMahon...

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