1. Desperation, Debt Led Joe Louis to Follow Boxing Career with Pro Wrestling Stint

    Cowboy Rocky Lee squeezed his arm around Joe Louis' head and leaned into the ropes, then steered him toward the other side of the wrestling ring. The portly grappler in all-black reared back and fired off a theatrical punch to Louis' face...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 6,440 reads 3 comments

  2. WWE SmackDown Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from May 12

    This week's SmackDown took place just over a week before Extreme Rules, which meant WWE had to fill up the rest of the card and tie up any loose ends before the pay-per-view...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 1 month ago 50,832 reads 193 comments

  3. AJ Styles Injury: Updates on WWE Superstar's Ankle and Return

    AJ Styles will be fighting for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship on May 22, but he'll be taking a short break from the ring to heal an ankle injury. However, he is expected to return to the ring soon...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 1 month ago 38,382 reads 54 comments

  4. Rusev's Road to WWE Stardom: Chronicling the Bulgarian Brute's Journey

    With his tank-like physique and eye-catching athleticism, one would never assume that Rusev 's body would be the biggest obstacle in him making it to the WWE mountaintop...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 2,863 reads 20 comments

  5. WWE Releases, NXT's Aging Roster and More from the Convalescent Mailbag

    WWE talent is being cast off to the wayside quicker than the Foot Soldiers in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles . Per the Wrestling Observer Newsletter (h/t WrestlingInc ...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 1 month ago 48,818 reads 66 comments

  6. WWE NXT: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis, Predictions for Week of May 12

    The NXT top-tier stars reminded us why they are among the brand's best talents. From Alexa Bliss' predatory exploits to Finn Balor embracing his inner darkness, Wednesday's NXT was a showcase of the superb...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 4,732 reads 21 comments

  7. John Cena: News, Rumors on WWE Star's Recovery from Surgery for Week of May 12

    Expect the landscape of WWE to take another dramatic shift at the end of this month with the Cenation leader is set to come back...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 1 month ago 7,450 reads 4 comments

  8. WWE Extreme Rules 2016: Booking Decisions That Must Be Made at PPV

    WWE Extreme Rules 2016 is just over a week away, and the card for May 22 is shaping up to be rather remarkable...

    Graham GSM Matthews Written by Graham GSM Matthews about 1 month ago 26,458 reads 53 comments

  9. Triple H Signs New WWE Contract: Projecting Future Feuds for The Game

    WWE 's future marquee names had to be smiling once it became official that Triple H had signed on to extend his days as an in-ring performer...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 16,209 reads 23 comments

  10. Power Ranking Main Event Potential for Newly Introduced WWE Superstars

    Ever since The Royal Rumble, we have seen numerous Superstars make their ways from NXT to the main roster. Guys like Apollo Crews, Sami Zayn, The Vaudevillains and Enzo Amore and Colin Cassady have all advanced to the next levels in their careers...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 1 month ago 14,136 reads 61 comments

  11. WWE on Verge of Destroying The Club's Momentum with Recent Booking

    If any WWE fans had an overriding fear that the company would blow its chance with Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson, they are well on their way to being proved correct...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 1 month ago 105,021 reads 262 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 1 month ago 792 reads 5 comments

  13. Trish Stratus Wants to Work with Ronda Rousey, Discusses Potential WWE Return

    WWE Hall of Famer Trish Stratus has been retired from full-time competition since 2006, but the Canadian star isn't ruling out a return to the ring under the right circumstances. According to SI...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 14,005 reads 22 comments

  14. WWE NXT Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from May 11

    After Eric Young's debut on last week's show, this week focused on Finn Balor and his quest to regain the NXT Championship from Samoa Joe...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 1 month ago 30,763 reads 56 comments

  15. Alex Riley, Kenneth Crawford and Latest WWE NXT Developmental News

    Alex Riley ventured from the commentary team to the WWE NXT ring. His passion and promo skills didn't prove enough, though. The company let him go, making him one of the handful of stars released last week...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 12,532 reads 12 comments

  16. Examining How Much WWE Has Delivered on Promise of Moving into New Era

    WWE has only ushered its New Era halfway through the door. The heavy-handed transition to a new period for the company has seen WWE add fresh faces and elevate emerging stars...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 26,707 reads 139 comments

  17. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: WWE Must Boost Sasha Banks' Momentum Before SummerSlam

    1. Letting The Boss Atrophy Poor booking has not just left Sasha Banks out of the WWE Women's Championship picture; it's also stationed her in oblivion. It's hard to balance presentations of all the best wrestlers on the roster...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 24,385 reads 120 comments

  18. 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 1 month ago 22,657 reads 54 comments

  19. Adam Rose Arrested: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    WWE Superstar Adam Rose was arrested early Wednesday morning in Hillsborough County, Florida, and is facing a pair of charges. According to Mike Johnson of PWInsider...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 140,496 reads 12 comments

  20. Bob Backlund Talks Possible WWE In-Ring Return, Brock Lesnar, Hulk Hogan, More

    WWE Hall of Famer Bob Backlund is one of the top champions in the history of the company, but his time in the wrestling industry is far from over, as he is now part of a current storyline as the life coach of Darren Young...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 1 month ago 16,959 reads 32 comments

  21. 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 1 month ago 69,777 reads 262 comments

  22. Triple H, WWE Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Triple H and WWE agreed to a new three-year deal Monday, per James Caldwell of Pro Wrestling Torch. The contract was constructed so that the King of Kings will continue to ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 111,888 reads 70 comments

  23. WWE Rumors: Examining Latest Buzz Around Dana Brooke, Ethan Carter III and More

    Arrivals of two different varieties caught fans' attention as Dana Brooke stormed onto WWE Raw and Ethan Carter III made headlines by crashing an EVOLVE show to trash his old company...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 16,851 reads 17 comments

  24. WWE Extreme Rules 2016: Smart Booking Decisions for PPV's Top Feuds

    WWE's "New Era" is underway, which means the booking of Extreme Rules 2016 will be crucial. The right decisions will help convince fans the product is changing for the better...

    Brad Jones Written by Brad Jones about 1 month ago 30,226 reads 118 comments

  25. Why WWE's IC Championship Picture Is Hottest Feud Ahead of Extreme Rules 2016

    WWE Extreme Rules 2016's most thrilling element is not savagery or a Street Fight. Instead, it's a chase for The Miz 's Intercontinental Championship...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 15,244 reads 70 comments