1. WWE SmackDown: Live Results, Reaction and Analysis for August 2

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's live coverage of the August 2 episode of SmackDown . WWE has managed to produce two great episodes of Raw in a row following the brand extension, so SmackDown has some catching up to do...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 22 days ago 46,614 reads 1100 comments

  2. WWE Rumors: Examining Latest Buzz Around Alberto Del Rio, Curt Hawkins and More

    For Alberto Del Rio and Curt Hawkins, WWE rumors point to their careers heading in opposite directions. After returning to WWE in late 2015, Del Rio may already be considering leaving the company...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 22 days ago 33,568 reads 33 comments

  3. WWE Raw: Burning Questions to Address After August 1 Show

    After a stunning first week of Raw under Mick Foley and Stephanie McMahon, the brand delivered an August 1 show that continued to build on the foundation the Superstars laid seven ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 22 days ago 10,568 reads 40 comments

  4. Best Feuds, Predictions for Jinder Mahal, Rhyno, Shelton Benjamin's WWE Returns

    WWE suddenly has increased puzzle pieces to move around as it welcomed back Jinder Mahal , Rhyno and Shelton Benjamin . Those puzzle pieces, though, couldn't vary in value more...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 22 days ago 45,606 reads 58 comments

  5. WWE SmackDown: Bray Wyatt and Other Stars Primed to Break out After Brand Split

    Although the WWE Raw roster is deeper and appears to have more star power than its SmackDown equivalent, it doesn't mean there won't be some big names preparing to break out on Tuesday nights...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 22 days ago 8,520 reads 48 comments

  6. WWE SmackDown: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for August 2

    More shifts await the WWE SmackDown landscape as new gladiators step into the arena and fresh storylines kick off...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 22 days ago 11,672 reads 43 comments

  7. Brock Lesnar vs Randy Orton: How to Fix Underwhelming Feud Before WWE SummerSlam

    Summer in WWE is often a time of experimentation with large storylines and potential first-time matches that raise the stakes of every show...

    Kevin Berge Written by Kevin Berge about 22 days ago 18,191 reads 57 comments

  8. Could Brock Lesnar-Randy Orton Feud Spark Raw vs. SmackDown Brand Warfare?

    Randy Orton showed up on WWE Raw to RKO Brock Lesnar before getting chased out into the crowd by the Raw locker room...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 22 days ago 4,097 reads 41 comments

  9. WWE Raw Results: Biggest Winners, Losers and Moments from August 1

    Seth Rollins evaded a Helluva Kick and planted Sami Zayn with a Pedigree, securing both a high-profile victory in the Raw main event and status as the biggest winner of the August 1 broadcast...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 23 days ago 32,279 reads 139 comments

  10. Finn Balor Must Unleash Demon Persona in Seth Rollins Feud at WWE SummerSlam

    Finn Balor is headed for a massive match against Seth Rollins at WWE SummerSlam on Sunday, August 21...

    Tom Clark Written by Tom Clark about 23 days ago 39,811 reads 84 comments

  11. Big E Injury: Updates on WWE Star's Groin and Return

    WWE announced on Aug. 1 that Big E suffered an injury to the groin during Raw in The New Day's match against Karl Anderson and Luke Gallows. After multiple weeks on the shelf, the star made his return on Sunday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 23 days ago 119,205 reads 59 comments

  12. WWE Raw Results: Winners, Grades, Reaction and Highlights from Aug. 1

    While not nearly as taut and electric as last week's show, WWE Raw still managed to grab hold of the audience thanks to the power of the unexpected. Randy Orton leaped at Brock Lesnar, although he is supposed to exist solely on the SmackDown brand...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 23 days ago 131,452 reads 449 comments

  13. Roman Reigns' Best Booking Options for Feud vs. Rusev to Rebuild WWE Star

    Roman Reigns' loss to Finn Balor during last week's episode of WWE Raw was the final act in the former champion's run as the show's top babyface...

    James Moffat Written by James Moffat about 23 days ago 33,564 reads 164 comments

  14. Booker T Hospitalized: Updates on WWE Star's Status and Recovery

    WWE Hall of Famer Booker T was absent from his usual role of Raw pre-show analyst, with wife Sharmell Sullivan-Huffman revealing he had been hospitalized over the weekend. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 23 days ago 38,262 reads 19 comments

  15. Lilian Garcia Comments on Her Absence from WWE Programming

    Lilian Garcia announced Monday she is taking a break from WWE to be closer to her father, who is battling cancer...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 23 days ago 27,332 reads 17 comments

  16. WWE Raw: Live Results, Reaction and Analysis for August 1

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's live coverage of the August 1 episode of Raw. According to WWE .com , Brock Lesnar will return to Raw this week...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 23 days ago 79,801 reads 1803 comments

  17. An Oral History of WWE's Old Era Criticizing the Current Era

    Rarely does change come about quietly, especially in pro wrestling. In a social media generation where statements and reactions exist in a rapid-fire format, today's culture is more opinionated than ever before...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 23 days ago 25,266 reads 133 comments

  18. WWE 2K17: Latest News and Buzz for August 1

    Powerhouses who collided at WrestleMania XX—Brock Lesnar and Goldberg—feature prominently in the early glimpses of the WWE 2K17 video game...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 23 days ago 20,990 reads 41 comments

  19. WWE Raw: Rusev and Other Stars Primed to Break Out After Brand Split

    WWE's brand split guarantees more opportunities for the stars drafted to Raw, the company's flagship show, to shine...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 23 days ago 17,073 reads 57 comments

  20. WWE Raw: Potential Spoilers, Rumors, News and Preview for August 1

    For one night, Atlanta will morph into Suplex City as Brock Lesnar storms back onto WWE Raw. The Beast Incarnate is set to return to the show that drafted him two weeks ago, ...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 23 days ago 24,675 reads 139 comments

  21. Former NFL OT Brennan Williams Signs with WWE

    Former NFL offensive tackle Brennan Williams signed a developmental deal with WWE and will begin training at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida, on Monday, the company announced on its official website...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 23 days ago 49,131 reads 44 comments

  22. WWE Superstar Rankings Ahead of August 1 Raw

    The past week was a time of change in WWE. Raw and SmackDown put on their first episodes following the draft, a new championship was introduced and a few title matches were made for SummerSlam...

    The Doctor Chris Mueller Written by The Doctor Chris Mueller about 24 days ago 33,807 reads 80 comments

  23. Analyzing the State of WWE's Tag Team Division After Raw, SmackDown Split

    The recent brand split between Monday Night Raw and SmackDown Live directly affected WWE's tag team division. This was to be expected, as it impacted WWE's singles wrestlers as well...

    Tom Clark Written by Tom Clark about 24 days ago 22,662 reads 77 comments

  24. Rusev and Lana Wedding: Attendees, Photos and Details

    WWE United States champion Rusev and Lana officially tied the knot Friday in Malibu, California, and several Superstars were present for the wedding ceremony...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 24 days ago 151,145 reads 62 comments

  25. Raw vs. SmackDown: Analyzing Who Won the Week of July 25

    The first week of Raw vs. SmackDown under the latest WWE brand extension is history, and surprisingly enough, the tension between the shows was decidedly less than that of the elephants ...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 25 days ago 33,030 reads 161 comments