1. The Tale of a Journeyman Wrestler

    Life as a wrestler is nothing more than a blur in time and space. One week you’re in Boston and the next you are in Maine. The reality of the situation is that it’s always the same place...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 862 reads 26 comments

  2. HBK Talks About Him Returning, The Deadman, and More!

    As a wrestling writer, one of the things I enjoy most is a good interview. Especially when it comes from guys that are no longer in the business. I feel that we get much more honest answers to questions we want to know...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 2,150 reads 10 comments

  3. The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: A Look at the Whole TNA Show!

    After last week’s TNA I was a bit nervous that TNA would screw the pooch again this week. I can safely say that they redeemed themselves greatly this week. I honestly have no major complaints...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 1,813 reads 35 comments

  4. WWE SummerSlam: Chris Jericho on NEXUS, Y2J Chants and His Band

    In order to hype up Summer Slam Jericho recently did an interview with SLAM. During the interview he would spend some time talking Nexus, a possible baby face turn and more. While a lot of it was your normal hype up before a PPV...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 1,777 reads 31 comments

  5. Wanted: Ladies in Need for Some Exciting Action!

    I know some of you may be scratching your head in wonder after reading the article title. Let me assure you this is not a dating article by any means. I just thought it would be fun to throw you a curve ball on this one...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 393 reads 4 comments

  6. Linda McMahon Talks Steroids, Stephanie on a Cross, Owen Hart, and More

    As we all know by now, Linda McMahon will be running for a seat in the Senate. Needless to say, her past with the WWE has been brought into question...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 255 reads 17 comments

  7. Ring Rap With Matt: Jericho Talks Benoit, Bishoff Talks TNA, and More!

    In recent days some of wrestling’s biggest names have been speaking out. Sometimes you may just be surprised at what they may have to say. In wrestling the stories are scripted and the action is always predetermined...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 1,113 reads 8 comments

  8. The History of Pro Wrestling In The U.S (Part 1)

    If you live in the U.S, you may have heard the saying “this is as American as...” It is a common saying that has been around long before you, or me, and it will most likely be around long after we are gone...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 1,047 reads 20 comments

  9. Linda McMahon Wins Backing for a Senate Seat

    In what was no surprise to most, Linda McMahon won backing for a seat on the senate for the Republican Party in the white house. It will be interesting to see what this will mean for the future of the WWE...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 3,206 reads 18 comments

  10. Talent Wasted: A Look at Wrestlers Whose Careers May Be in Danger

    One of the very special aspects of watching pro wrestling is watching a kid claw his way to the tops and make it to the bigs. Watching guys like, Jericho, Benoit, CM Punk, and others can be very inspiring...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 4,149 reads 24 comments

  11. Spotlighting Our WWE Legends Past: Series 1, Volume 3

    In wrestling you don’t always have to be a great grappler to make it. This was proven to be true during the ‘70s, through today. Sometimes all you need is some style and the gift to gab to become big...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 1,142 reads 13 comments

  12. Ring Rap With Matt: HBK Helps The Kids Out, Tyler Black and More

    So often we nothing but bad news when it comes to pro wrestling, I often find myself upset that we never see any good news reported. I decided in this edition of “Ring Rap with Matt” to include a couple of nice heartfelt stories...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 1,057 reads 14 comments

  13. " Macho Man" Randy Savage: Is He Finally Hall Of Fame Bound?

    When the WWE brought back the Hall Of Fame a while back I was a very happy camper. Some may not know this but the WWE HOF was around in the early 90s. For some reason or other the idea never did stick...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 4,258 reads 34 comments

  14. Pro Wrestling: An Escape from Pain and Reality

    The lights dim. As they do, we start to hear the roar of the crowd. There is an exciting buzz in the air. Somewhere in the front row, a kid is holding his handmade Jeff Hardy sign hoping he sees it...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 898 reads 38 comments

  15. TNA Hardcore Justice Quick Results

    Hardcore Justice Results 1. FBI with Big Sal vs. Kid Kash, Simon Diamond, and Johnny Swinger Winner FBI 2. 2 Cold Scorpio vs. CW Anderson Winner 2 Cold Scorpio 3. Stevie Richards vs...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 679 reads 10 comments

  16. Ring Rap with Matt: Mickie James, TNA Talent Unhappy, and More!

    It seems that, as of late, there has been a nice little spurt of wrestling news popping up. Instead of just posting up one article of a time, I figured it would be easier for me and you to just post a few things at once...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 4,571 reads 10 comments

  17. Defunct Titles: A Look at Some Memorable and Forgettable Titles (Part 1)

    When we talk pro wrestling, the first thing we often bring up is a certain match or wrestler. Another good conversation starter when it comes to wrestling is the titles. We will debate if this guy is more worthy than others...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 2,398 reads 37 comments

  18. TNA Main Event Canceled For Tonight's Hardcore Justice!

    What will be considered another bad sign for tonight's Hardcore Justice PPV. The main event; and probably the best match on the card has been canceled...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 1,920 reads 26 comments

  19. Pro Wrestling: It's More Real Than You Think

    When we think of what is real in life, what is it that comes to mind? Smiles from a happy child or maybe watching your favorite team overcome all odds to win the big game. The one thing that we do know is real is emotion...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 1,408 reads 31 comments

  20. Spotlighting the Indies: Lufisto, the Queen of Hardcore!

    I recently did an article about getting in touch with our inner roots of pro wrestling. It turned out to be bigger success then I honestly thought it would be. That inspired me to try to get back to my roots myself...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 498 reads 1 comments

  21. Kurt Angle: Will He Go Down As the Greatest Pro Wrestler Ever?

    I often see articles on this guy or that guy being the best ever. These articles consist of mostly blind favoritism that makes me question their actual wrestling knowledge...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 1,022 reads 38 comments

  22. Spotlighting Our Legend's Past: Series 1 Volume 2

    Welcome back to another edition of "Spotlighting Our Legends Past". Over the years we have had many greats dawn the squared circle. In the last edition I covered guys like Lou Thesz, Bob Backlund, and the Bulldogs...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 810 reads 27 comments

  23. The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: A Recap Of Last Nights Impact

    Over the last month, I have been selling TNA like a snake oil salesman. I really felt they were on the right path to recovery. Needless to say, I took a lot of criticism from fans, and even my own podcast co-host...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 1,231 reads 41 comments

  24. AJ Styles Talks Hardy, RVD, Monday Night Wars, and More

    Recently there has been a ton of TNA talk. Unfortunately, it hasn't been the most positive talk in the world. The first blow of bad news came with the suspension of Samoa Joe...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 1,214 reads 32 comments

  25. Pro Wrestling's Backbone Is Stronger Than Ever!

    When you think of the backbone of wrestling you may automatically think the WWE. In many ways I can't blame modern fans for thinking that way...

    Matthew Hester Written by Matthew Hester about 4 years ago 1,019 reads 27 comments