Just over a year ago I wrote a column expressing my thoughts that the WWE needed to continue to evolve and change with the times: https://htcwrestling.com/2015/02/24/times-they-are-a-changing/ Over the past several years the main event scene of the WWE consisted of John Cena, Randy Orton, Big Show and Kane, if you don’t count that one guy who… Read More The Midcard’s 15 Minutes: Who Said Change Isn’t Great
WWE Payback is this Sunday. And it is way more interesting than Wrestlemania ever was. Pretty much every match on the card has been built well. The outcome of the main event could go a handful of different ways. The undercard should produce some quality matches. And we hopefully finally know who will be running… Read More WWE Payback Preview
Cage Match for an Aztec Medallion: Cage vs Johnny Mundo w/Taya -Cage is dominating the match early and he throws Mundo into all four sides of the cage. -Cage applies a Boston Crab in the ropes in the corner. He tries going up the cage but Mundo pulls him down and crotches him on the… Read More Lucha Underground: Season 2, Episode 14 Review
-Shane McMahon started the show but was quickly interrupted by Stephanie McMahon. She said this Sunday at Payback, Vince McMahon will appear and determine who will be in charge of RAW. Shane said he was still in charge for the night and asked Stephanie to leave. When she refused, Shane had her escorted out by… Read More WWE RAW 4.25.16 News & Notes: Control of RAW To Be Determined at Payback
I swear, the WWE just loves putting out news after I post a column about something related to it. Earlier today I posted an article about what to expect when the likes of Randy Orton, John Cena and Seth Rollins return.
The WWE has been on quite the run over the last few weeks. RAW continues to show signs of improvement. The entire product looks to be on the upswing. Now of course, we have all had hope before when things start to look good. But then the rug gets pulled out from underneath us. For… Read More JC’s Top Rope Report: What To Expect When Orton, Cena and Rollins Return
BREAKING NEWS: @SamoaJoe defeats @wwebalor to win the #WWENXT Championship in #NXTLowell https://t.co/IPv2QcP0tf — WWE (@WWE) April 22, 2016 Samoa Joe defeated Finn Balor tonight at an NXT event in Lowell, Massachusetts to win the NXT Championship. JC’s Take: Well, this is a lot to take in. First of all, I don’t get why this didn’t… Read More Samoa Joe Wins NXT Championship
-The show starts with Fenix, Drago and Aerostar in Dario Cueto’s office. He teases making them a Trios team, but says they had their chance last year. Instead, Cueto makes Jack Evans and PJ Black Fenix’s partners. He then makes Aerostar vs Drago for one of the Aztec medallions.
Former WWE Star Chyna (Joanie Laurer) has died at the age of 45. The news first broke via a post on Chyna’s official Twitter account: #RipChyna 😢😢😢 all of us on team Chyna love you and will love you forever babe. Felix pic.twitter.com/jOfbHUAI2j — Chyna (@ChynaJoanLaurer) April 21, 2016
Ever since Wrestlemania, something has changed in the WWE. Wrestlemania 32 left a bad taste in a lot of our mouths. There was almost no hope left for the majority of WWE fans. Roman Reigns was WWE Champion. Dean Ambrose looked weak against Brock Lesnar. Almost every match outcome left fans scratching their heads.