1. WWE Royal Rumble 2016: Most Underrated Matches in Event's History

    The Royal Rumble is a pay-per-view synonymous with the match for which it is named but, over the 27 years that it has been in existence, has been home to some extraordinary matches that have been underrated by fans and management alike...

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  2. Finn Balor Heel Turn Key to Evolution of the Character

    Finn Balor experienced a meteoric rise in 2015, becoming NXT champion by the midway point of the year, then spending the remaining six months as the face of the brand...

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  3. John Cena's Shoulder Surgery Is Major Blow to WWE Career

    There comes a time in every professional athlete's career when he must step back, examine his place in the current landscape and determine whether or not he can realistically continue to push his body to the limit on a nightly basis...

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  4. For Heath Slater, Social Outcasts Represents 2nd Chance for 1st Impression

    When one looks back at the career of Heath Slater , January 4, 2016 could prove to be a pivotal point for the West Virginian...

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  5. Charlotte, Becky Lynch and WWE Diva Power Rankings for Week of January 6

    Women's wrestling has certainly taken a hit in WWE over the last two weeks, thanks in large part to the holiday season leading to NXT's inactivity and the main roster's Creative team focusing on one primary story alone...

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  6. WWE SmackDown Spoilers: Complete Results and Analysis for January 7

    A new era for SmackDown will dawn Thursday night as the show debuts on USA Network. Fans in Laredo, Texas, got a sneak peak of what the WWE Universe can expect from the big show as ...

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  7. WWE Raw: Burning Questions to Address After January 4 Show

    The January 4 episode of Raw may have been the start of a new year for World Wrestling Entertainment, and the official beginning of the march to the Royal Rumble, but it continued ...

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  8. WWE Raw Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from January 4

    WWE's first Raw of 2016 has come and gone, and in its wake the upcoming Royal Rumble has grown even more intriguing than usual...

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  9. WWE SmackDown Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from December 31

    For Tyler Breeze, 2015 was a year of ups and downs. On NXT , he was always treated like a top talent, regardless of how many wins or losses he incurred...

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  10. WWE New Year's Revolution: Best and Worst Moments in PPV's History

    For a three-year period, New Year's Revolution was a pay-per-view event that kicked off WWE 's year, setting the stage for the Royal Rumble later in January...

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  11. WWE NXT Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from 2015

    For NXT, 2015 was a year of evolution, growth and expansion. It was also a year of dynamic characters, emotional stories and phenomenal matches, all of which helped make it the hottest brand in professional wrestling...

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  12. WWE Royal Rumble 2016: 8 Worst Booking Decisions in PPV's History

    Since 1988, the Royal Rumble pay-per-view has provided fans with matches and moments that have helped it become one of the most important and popular shows of the WWE calendar year...

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  13. Becky Lynch, Charlotte and WWE Diva Power Rankings for Week of December 30

    The year 2015 was a banner one for women's wrestling in WWE. First, NXT revolutionized the sport, putting talent like Charlotte, Sasha Banks, Becky Lynch and Bayley in position to ...

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  14. WWE 2016 Preview: B/R Expert Predictions, Outlook for Next Year

    The year 2015 was a tumultuous one for World Wrestling Entertainment. Despite creative inconsistencies, crippling injuries suffered by top stars and hostile crowds that threatened ...

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  15. WWE SmackDown Spoilers: Complete Results and Analysis for December 31

    This week's SmackDown is not only the final broadcast of WWE's 2015, it also is the last time the blue brand beams into households across the country via SyFy Network...

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  16. WWE Raw: Burning Questions to Address After December 28 Show

    The December 28 episode of Raw should have set the stage for 2016 as the new year rapidly approaches. Instead, it was very much an inconsistent show. A lack of star power was evident, as was WWE Creative's confusion over the use of the Mr...

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  17. WWE Raw Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from December 28

    From the moment Kevin Owens debuted on the main roster last summer, fans have waited to see the dangerous side of the former NXT champion that made him one of the most captivating and interesting characters in the entire sport...

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  18. Power Ranking WWE's Best Booking Decisions of 2015

    To say that WWE 's year was defined by inconsistent booking and questionable decision-making from a creative standpoint would be an understatement the size of Brock Lesnar's massive neck...

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  19. Power Ranking the Best, Worst and Most Memorable WWE Christmas Moments

    Over the course of WWE 's five-plus decades, it has said "Merry Christmas" to its fans in more ways than one...

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  20. WWE NXT Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from December 23

    The year 2015 should have been a banner one for Sami Zayn. Instead, it was one marred by frustration and injury, leaving the Montreal native sidelined and his quest for NXT gold and WWE greatness halted...

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  21. WWE NXT Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from December 23

    The NXT fans welcomed Sami Zayn back with open arms Wednesday night, the first time the former champion had competed on television since his U.S. Open Challenger match against John Cena earlier this year...

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  22. WWE Royal Rumble 2016: Power Ranking Every Battle Royal Winner

    The Royal Rumble is the unofficial start of the Road to WrestleMania, and as such, the winner of the annual 30-man match is of the utmost importance...

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  23. Bayley, Sasha Banks and WWE Diva Power Rankings for Week of December 23

    On the heels of another successful title defense at TakeOver: London, women's champion Bayley was the favorite to land the top spot in this week's WWE Divas rankings...

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  24. WWE SmackDown Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from December 22

    The WWE Intercontinental Championship took center stage Tuesday night, as Dolph Ziggler and Kevin Owens challenged Dean Ambrose in a Triple Threat match...

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  25. WWE Raw: Burning Questions to Address After December 21 Show

    The December 21 episode of Raw may have been cloaked in grandeur and glitz as the special Slammy episode of WWE 's flagship show, but beneath the bright lights and gold statues ...

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