1. Sheamus vs. Cesaro Feud Is Good Timing for Both Superstars

    It seems we're at the beginning of Cesaro feuding with Sheamus , and I like it. These two guys and WWE need this feud. It plays to a lot of strengths...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 1 month ago 8,337 reads 50 comments

  2. Natalya Is One of the Most Underutilized Talents in WWE

    Natalya is one of the most underutilized talents in WWE , now and forever. She's the best performer bell to bell in the ring in the WWE Divas division...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 1 month ago 11,933 reads 85 comments

  3. Brock Lesnar's WWE Title Win Has Silenced Critics of Victory over the Undertaker

    The conqueror has a new conquest, so the critics of the previous one have moved on. Brock Lesnar stunned the world at WrestleMania 30 when he broke The Undertaker's streak of 21 straight victories...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 2 months ago 21,227 reads 137 comments

  4. The Bella Twins and Examining Sibling Rivalry in Pro Wrestling

    I'm not excited about The Bella Twins rivalry that's begun. I was fearing it for weeks leading up to SummerSlam . I like The Bella Twins as people...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 2 months ago 26,086 reads 42 comments

  5. WWE Is Wasting Time with Sheamus as a Babyface

    Every day WWE continues with Sheamus as this smiling Irish babyface is another day wasted. When I hear “It's a shameful thing” in the arena at the start of his music, I simply groan and roll my eyes...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 2 months ago 25,537 reads 146 comments

  6. WWE Needs to Promote NWO for Hogan's Birthday

    Monday night will be a Hulk Hogan birthday celebration on Raw. WWE.com notes that special guests will be there, but that's just not good enough...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 3 months ago 21,707 reads 30 comments

  7. Randy Orton's Heel Character Is Part of Dying Breed in Today's WWE

    Randy Orton knows how to be a classic wrestling heel. I'm not talking about just being on the opposite side of the match graphic from the babyface . I'm not talking about just making heel-like faces in an interview...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 3 months ago 39,779 reads 75 comments

  8. WWE Reality Check: Why Releasing Ricardo Rodriguez Was a Big Mistake

    WWE .com announced on Wednesday that the company released Ricardo Rodriguez. He's best remembered for his time as the personal ring announcer for Alberto Del Rio. However, that's not all he did...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 3 months ago 49,434 reads 41 comments

  9. McMahons in the Ring Are Always a Safe Bet for WWE's Success

    Having people pay to see a McMahon in a match is always successful business. The live reaction and social media response to the announcement of Stephanie McMahon versus Brie Bella has been largely positive...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 3 months ago 42,058 reads 69 comments

  10. Stardust Is to Cody Rhodes' Career as Goldust Was to Dustin's

    Cody Rhodes creating Stardust is a similar career move to Dustin Rhodes creating Goldust in 1995. Dustin was pretty polished in the ring. Mechanics and experience weren't what held him back from being a big star...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 3 months ago 76,313 reads 171 comments

  11. WWE Reality Check: Slater Gator

    I love watching for what the next new thing could be to catch on in WWE . There's so much programming, catching an early investment can be hard to do. However, watch WWE Main Event from this past Tuesday on the WWE Network...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 3 months ago 13,231 reads 24 comments

  12. Roman Reigns Has Every Element WWE Homegrown Megastars Need

    Roman Reigns is quickly acquiring the key elements to be the megastar WWE wants him to be. Hulk Hogan , Stone Cold Steve Austin, The Rock, Ric Flair and John Cena all had (or have) the same elements...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 3 months ago 17,769 reads 232 comments

  13. Dean Ambrose Is the Best Babyface Character in WWE

    If you're looking for the best overall babyface character right now in WWE, look no further than Dean Ambrose. John Cena gets cheered and hated to the extreme, and WWE has commercialized that...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 3 months ago 25,787 reads 154 comments

  14. Reality Check: The Future of Santino

    Santino Marella announced at a WWE live event last Sunday that his in-ring career was over. I've sat back and listened to the reactions of fans. I sat back and reflected on my feelings on Marella 's career...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 3 months ago 19,391 reads 23 comments

  15. WWE Fans Need to Learn to Respect the Part-Time Star

    Wrestling fans can have a hard time dealing with reality. This is evident in their reaction to WWE 's part-time performers. There's a constant whining from fans when talking about Brock Lesnar beating The Undertaker's WrestleMania Streak...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 4 months ago 11,264 reads 119 comments

  16. WWE Reality Check: The Problem with 2 Championship Belts

    WWE fans complaining about still seeing two physical title belts for the unified world champion is amazing to me. I can't recall something holding so much confusion and anger for fans quite like this...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 4 months ago 54,476 reads 63 comments

  17. Bray Wyatt Needs to Stay Away from the WWE Title Picture

    Keep Bray Wyatt away from the WWE World Heavyweight Championship title picture. This summer has been chaos for WWE and the title with Daniel Bryan's health questions...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 4 months ago 80,103 reads 278 comments

  18. WWE Reality Check: The Release of Josh Mathews

    It was recently reported by PWInsider .com (h/t Wrestle Zone ) that Josh Mathews was released from WWE this past week after over a decade of being with the company. Most of Mathews' time with the company was spent as an announcer...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 4 months ago 18,312 reads 14 comments

  19. Analyzing What Bad News Barrett's Shoulder Injury Means for His Future

    I was sitting ringside for the WWE SmackDown taping in Pittsburgh on Tuesday night, and in the antics following the tilt between Bad News Barrett and Dean Ambrose, Jack Swagger ...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 4 months ago 6,307 reads 21 comments

  20. WWE Reality Check: Time for the Toilet Humor to Go

    Checks and balances are what we're missing in today's sports entertainment world. Despite the fact that WWE is a public company, everything still relies on the vision of Vince McMahon...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 4 months ago 28,137 reads 62 comments

  21. Examining Why Some Gimmicks in NXT Won't Translate Well to WWE Main Roster

    There is a “WWE style” and an “indy style.” This separation of the two is relevant, especially for WWE right now...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 4 months ago 43,549 reads 120 comments

  22. Bo Dallas Is to WWE in 2014 What Chris Jericho Was to WCW in 1997

    When I see Bo Dallas now, I think of Chris Jericho then. In 1997, Jericho stood out in a populated WCW with his ridiculous antics and was a solid performer in the ring...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 4 months ago 79,246 reads 390 comments

  23. A Look Back at Jerry Lawler's Accomplished and Evolved WWE Career

    It was 21 years ago we saw Jerry “The King” Lawler make an impact in WWE. It would put the next two decades of his career in motion. The first King of the Ring pay-per-view event took place on June 13, 1993...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 4 months ago 25,602 reads 47 comments

  24. WWE Reality Check: Chael Sonnen to the WWE?

    Chael Sonnen has retired from MMA and is now causing WWE fans to speculate on social media what could be in his future. Sonnen has been no stranger to mentioning WWE during his time as a UFC fighter...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 4 months ago 12,407 reads 21 comments

  25. Bad News Barrett's Popularity Sums Up the Modern WWE Audience

    The in-arena reaction to Bad News Barrett is a good barometer for where the WWE Universe is at each night. The character is simple to understand and is memorable. It's backed up by a guy who knows how to work like a heel in the ring...

    Justin LaBar Written by Justin LaBar about 4 months ago 37,326 reads 131 comments