Tag: PRO WRESTLING

The Best And Worst Of WWE Friday Night Smackdown 5/29/20: Accidents Will Happen

Previously on the Best and Worst of Smackdown: Dookie the Diaper Boy made a literally shitty debut, AJ Styles managed to get past Shinsuke Nakamura without being punched in the balls ONCE, and Jeff Hardy defeated Sheamus to advance in the Intercontinental Championship tournament and definitely not earn himself an elaborate framing and arrest a […]

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WWE Friday Night Smackdown Results 5/29/20

Here are your quick and dirty, editorial-free WWE Friday Night Smackdown results for May 29, 2020. This week’s show featured semi-finals matches in the Intercontinental Championship tournament being changed up due to a show-opening DUI crime scene and injury — no, seriously — and more. Make sure you’re here tomorrow for the complete Best and […]

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WWE Friday Night Smackdown Open Discussion Thread: Daniel Bryan Vs. Jeff Hardy

Tonight on the WWE Friday Night Smackdown open discussion thread: In the first round of the Intercontinental Championship Tournament, Jeff Hardy proved his unending perseverance, and Daniel Bryan exhibited his incredible technical prowess. Now the two former Intercontinental Champions will put their skills to the test with a finals opportunity on the line. The Charismatic […]

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Pro Wrestlers Are Speaking Out About George Floyd And The Minneapolis Protests

Unless you’ve been deep down in the wrestling cave, you already know what’s going on in Minneapolis, Minnesota. George Floyd was brutally, unjustifiably murdered by police, trapped on the ground with a knee to his neck. That has led to massive protests in the city, which the police have escalated to violence that the protestors […]

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The Best And Worst Of WWF St. Valentine’s Day Massacre: In Your House

Previously on the Best and Worst of WWF Raw Is War: A Saturday night edition of Raw set the stage for St. Valentine’s Day massacre with the debut of Ivory, a Val Venis SkyDome hookup, and 40,000 signs. If you haven’t seen this episode, you can watch it on WWE Network here. Check out all […]

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Double Or Nothing Is On Track To Be AEW’s Highest-Selling Pay-Per-View Event To Date

Even though governments both local and foreign are beginning to loosen restrictions, many world citizens are still doing their best to quarantine during the COVID-19 pandemic. That apparently includes pro wrestling fans, as well. Despite Raw and Smackdown’s ratings cratering throughout the pandemic, and AEW Dynamite and NXT continuing to battle back and forth for […]

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Double Or Nothing Is On Track To Be AEW’s Highest-Selling Pay-Per-View Event To Date

Even though governments both local and foreign are beginning to loosen restrictions, many world citizens are still doing their best to quarantine during the COVID-19 pandemic. That apparently includes pro wrestling fans, as well. Despite Raw and Smackdown’s ratings cratering throughout the pandemic, and AEW Dynamite and NXT continuing to battle back and forth for […]

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The Best And Worst Of WWE NXT 5/27/20: Pit Fighter

Previously on the Best and Worst of NXT: Shotzi Blackheart asserted that she’s like a tank, because tanks don’t give a shit! Plus, Drake Maverick managed to pin KUSHIDA, and Velveteen Dream dropped a badly edited elbow on Adam Cole. If you’d like to read previous installments of the Best and Worst of NXT, you […]

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Watch The Revival Make Their Long-Awaited AEW Debut On Dynamite

We’ve been waiting for it to happen since the moment they were finally released from their long-suffering WWE contracts, and Wednesday’s Dynamite finally gave it to us. The Revival of Scott Dawson and Dash Wilder are officially on the All Elite Wrestling roster. The Butcher and The Blade (in their finest, post-Memorial Day whites) were […]

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WWE Changes Taping Schedule, Starts Planning To Resume Live Events

In April, WWE released a months-long, detailed taping schedule. This week, the company reportedly both veered from those filming plans and started planning how to resume their live event schedule. Last month, WWE’s taping schedule from April through the beginning of July was revealed through an “exclusive” piece published on Pro Wrestling Sheet that featured […]

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The Best And Worst Of WWE Raw 5/25/20: The Greatest Raw Ever™

Previously on the Best and Worst of WWE Raw: Billie Kay smacked Peyton Royce in the face for being part of one of those “disqualified for kicking too much ass” finishes, The Street Profits took on The Viking Raiders in an axe throwing contest with legal ramifications, and Nia Jax ruined a Kairi Sane recorder […]

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WWE Raw Open Discussion Thread: A Rare Charlotte Flair Appearance

Tonight, in the With Spandex WWE Raw open discussion thread: Asuka has had her time to celebrate after becoming Raw Women’s Champion, but now, the time to fight is drawing near. The first challenger to The Empress of Tomorrow’s title will be determined on Raw tonight, when NXT Women’s Champion Charlotte Flair, Nia Jax and […]

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Hana Kimura: Tributes From Wrestlers, Programs Suspended, And More Information About Her Death Released

On May 23, Stardom wrestler and Terrace House cast member Hana Kimura died at the age of 22. Her death, which appeared to have been by suicide shortly after she posted a series of social media posts that displayed emotional distress and images of self-harm and mentioned online harassment she had been receiving, shocked the […]

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Jesus Christ Superstars: Kamala Harass (January 9, 1993)

Previously on Jesus Christ, Superstars: The Steiner Brothers have almost arrived, Crush gave a clown a “stiff warning” about making Marty Jannetty flinch with empty water buckets, and Bobby Heenan says dicks out for NARCISSUS. If you’d like to watch this week’s episode, you can do that here, and you can support the column (so […]

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Ride Or Die: What We Learned From Episode Three Of ‘Undertaker: The Last Ride’

With all sports (and sports-entertainment) leagues currently hurting for new content to keep audiences engaged, networks are pulling out the big guns: Multi-part documentaries of some of their most iconic athletes. And what The Last Dance is to the NBA, Undertaker: The Last Ride is is to the WWE Universe. This five-part docuseries, airing exclusively […]

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The Ins And Outs Of AEW Double Or Nothing 2020

Previously on AEW Double Or Nothing: AEW officially became AEW as Jon Moxley debuted, MJF declared himself “no horse professor,” Cody and Dustin Rhodes had a bloody match of the year, and Bret Hart presented an AEW World Championship belt that would spend the rest of the weekend at a Longhorn Steakhouse. If you’d like […]

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AEW Double Or Nothing 2020 Results

Here are your quick and dirty, editorial-free AEW Double Or Nothing results for 2020. The latest AEW pay-per-view featured the Stadium Stampede match, the finals of the TNT Championship Tournament with an appearance from Iron Mike Tyson, and more. Make sure you’re here tomorrow for the complete Ins and Outs of AEW Double Or Nothing […]

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The Best And Worst Of WWE Friday Night Smackdown 5/22/20: Can’t Hardy Wait

Previously on the Best and Worst of Smackdown: Braun Strowman and Otis née Dozovic had a breakdancing party, King Corbin ruined Elias’ guitar (which was seen as unforgivable, even though Elias used to break his own guitar like every week), and Drew Gulak lost what we didn’t know at the time would be his last […]

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Stardom Wrestler Hana Kimura Has Died At Age 22

Hana Kimura, one of World Wonder Ring Stardom‘s star performers, has died, taking her own life at age 22. The news was confirmed by Stardom through Twitter today with the message, “We are very sorry to report that our Hana Kimura has passed away. Please be respectful and allow some time for things to process, […]

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WWE Friday Night Smackdown Open Discussion Thread: Champion Vs. (Omnipresent) Champion

Tonight on the WWE Friday Night Smackdown open discussion thread: The Queen certainly knows how make a grand entrance, and she knows how to stir the pot even better. Charlotte Flair returned to SmackDown last week with a message for Bayley and, perhaps more importantly, Bayley’s good friend Sasha Banks. Before the NXT Women’s Champion […]

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