1. Chyna's Death, Samoa Joe Wins NXT Title and Top WWE News from Week of April 23

    It's been a crazy week for WWE news. A title changing hands at a non-televised event and the death of another wrestler dominated the headlines. Let's take a look at some of the past week's biggest stories...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 1 month ago 18,917 reads 8 comments

  2. Examining the Rock's Legacy in the WWE Universe

    To say that Dwayne " The Rock " Johnson has been busy as of late would be an understatement the proportion of his massive legs, which he can regular be seen flexing on social media...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 13,651 reads 33 comments

  3. Chyna's Manager Confirms Deceased Wrestler's Brain Donated for CTE Research

    On Tuesday, less than a week after former WWE Superstar Chyna was found dead in her Redondo Beach, California, home on April 20, her manager, Anthony Anzaldo, confirmed her brain will be donated to CTE research, per ESPN...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 24,597 reads 18 comments

  4. Dean Ambrose Needs Convincing Win in Y2J Feud to Avoid 'Comedy Wrestler' Label

    Dean Ambrose and Chris Jericho will face off at WWE Payback on May 1 in Chicago. Has WWE been going too comedic with Ambrose's character since WrestleMania? ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 3,863 reads 31 comments

  5. Charlotte vs. Natalya: The Good, Bad and Ugly of Current WWE Feud

    Tried-and-true WWE components comprise the foundation of the Charlotte vs. Natalya feud—a chase for gold, the babyface struggling to overcome the underhanded heel, animosity that just won't go away...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 12,912 reads 24 comments

  6. Enzo and Cass Are WWE's Blueprint for Future NXT Call-Ups

    Enzo Amore and Colin Cassady debuted to a parade of cheers in a memorable Raw segment two weeks ago. But in front of a rowdy, night-after-WrestleMania crowd that was familiar with their act, that wasn't a debut...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 1 month ago 25,272 reads 49 comments

  7. Shinsuke Nakamura: 5 Dream Matches WWE Must Book for NXT Superstar

    With how tremendously Shinsuke Nakamura kicked off his WWE career in a thriller against Sami Zayn, it's hard not to start palpitating thinking what it would be like if The King of Strong Style faced off against the likes of Seth Rollins or Cesaro...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 48,739 reads 94 comments

  8. WWE SmackDown Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from April 21

    One of WWE's most valuable players of 2016 again took center stage Thursday night on SmackDown. Kicking the show off with his signature talk show, The Miz engaged AJ Styles in a wildly competitive match later in the broadcast...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 33,603 reads 41 comments

  9. Pros and Cons of Potential Shield vs. Bullet Club WWE Feud

    Karl Anderson and Luke Gallows have made an impact on WWE's main roster. The two bruisers, who have called Japan home in recent years, are now in Vince McMahon's company, and they're looking for a fight...

    Tom Clark Written by Tom Clark about 1 month ago 64,246 reads 46 comments

  10. Examining Aiden English's Direction, Upside and Long-Term Potential

    Seemingly plucked from a bygone era, Aiden English is a mustached gentleman with his dukes at the ready. He has fashioned a character that is one-of-a-kind, a refreshing addition to the menagerie inside the squared circle...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 15,627 reads 16 comments

  11. WWE SmackDown Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from April 21

    Every week on Bleacher Report, I take an in-depth look at WWE SmackDown to recap the results, offer analysis and grade the matches, segments and anything else that takes place on the show, as well as make a few predictions for future events...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 1 month ago 24,236 reads 97 comments

  12. Apollo Crews Can Help WWE Compete Against More Diverse Programming

    WWE's midcard is a lousy one. Kevin Owens, Dean Ambrose, Sami Zayn, Luke Gallows, Karl Anderson, Cesaro and even Chris Jericho are all talented performers, but they have similar origin stories...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 1 month ago 13,044 reads 70 comments

  13. John Cena Discusses Shoulder Surgery Recovery, Turning Heel, Passing Drug Tests

    John Cena sees himself as a babyface and a heel. In an interview with Erik Hedegaard of Rolling Stone released Thursday, the 15-time WWE World Heavyweight champion talked ...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 1 month ago 11,056 reads 19 comments

  14. WWE NXT: Updated Prospect Rankings, Analysis, Predictions for Week of April 21

    Newcomers stepped into the WWE NXT ring on Wednesday night, but it was a pair of intensity-rich warriors who made the biggest impact. WWE 's developmental brand welcomed Alexander Wolfe and the dance-happy No Way Jose...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 7,686 reads 18 comments

  15. Shane McMahon, Sami Zayn and More from the Fresh Start Mailbag

    The rent-to-own era of Shane McMahon has been hit-or-miss. A lot of new debuts, a lot of fresh faces on Raw and a lot of awkward moments on the mic for Shane. Still, with so many new faces, not all of them are going to prosper...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 1 month ago 4,202 reads 11 comments

  16. Examining Chyna's Legacy as WWE Women's Wrestling Pioneer

    From the moment that Chyna first stomped her way onto the WWE stage, it was clear she was going to be unlike any woman the audience had ever seen in the ring...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 28,453 reads 48 comments

  17. 10 Reasons a WWE Brand Split Is Both a Bad and Good Idea

    The idea of the brand split returning to WWE has been a topic of conversation among fans ever since management did away with it, and the argument intensified when Shane McMahon returned to the company a few months ago...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 1 month ago 49,397 reads 99 comments

  18. John Cena Injury: WWE Superstar Provides Update on Shoulder Recovery

    WWE Superstar John Cena appeared at WrestleMania 32 to help The Rock, but wrestling fans are still waiting for his full-time return from recent shoulder surgery...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 1 month ago 17,151 reads 37 comments

  19. WWE NXT Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from April 20

    Fresh off a second defeat at the hands of NXT champion Finn Balor, an aggressive and intense Samoa Joe entered the squared circle for a match with Apollo Crews Wednesday night and ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 18,030 reads 18 comments

  20. WWE Payback 2016: Newly Called-Up Stars Who Will Shine Under PPV Spotlight

    In the wake of WrestleMania 32, WWE management picked some of the most promising stars from NXT and brought them up to the main roster. In May, we'll see some of these top prospects make their WWE pay-per-view debuts at Payback...

    Brad Jones Written by Brad Jones about 1 month ago 6,647 reads 7 comments

  21. Chyna, Former WWE Superstar, Found Dead in Apartment

    Former WWE women's champion Joanie Laurer, aka Chyna, died Wednesday at age 46, her manager, t he coroner and police confirmed, per ABC7's George Pennacchio ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 500,449 reads 279 comments

  22. WWE NXT Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from April 20

    Several recent main roster call-ups made some of their final NXT appearances Wednesday night as wrestling's most acclaimed brand presented its weekly broadcast on WWE Network...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 37,997 reads 49 comments

  23. Shinsuke Nakamura, TakeOver and Latest WWE NXT Developmental News

    Shinsuke Nakamura is headed home this summer—and so is the next WWE NXT TakeOver live special. The King of Strong Style will be working alongside the main roster when WWE heads to Japan in July...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 11,696 reads 22 comments

  24. Baron Corbin Must Overcome WWE's Long History of Failed Big Men

    When Baron Corbin eliminated Kane to win the 2016 Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal at WrestleMania 32, he became the latest in a long line of big, strong, athletic heavyweights to receive a substantial push by WWE management...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 month ago 27,712 reads 69 comments

  25. Ryan Dilbert's 10-Count: WWE Pursuing 'Retired' Conor McGregor Is No-Brainer

    1. WWE Would Welcome The Notorious One with Open Arms Conor McGregor 's apparent departure from UFC has to be making WWE officials giddy...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 1 month ago 34,849 reads 50 comments