Why Haven’t We Seen Kane Lately? Politics May Be the Answer

Kane hasn’t appeared on WWE TV since the New Year. Though his recent run may not have been great, the absence was conspicuous considering what a workhorse the man had been. So what’s the Devil’s Favorite Demon up to? Running for office. Yes, according to local news, Glen Jacobs–aka Kane–has filed paperwork that indicates his […]

Alberto El Patron Cancels Appearance Due to Paige Tape

We have our first casualty. One of the top wrestling stories of the last week has been the Paige sex tape and the ensuing fallout. While it seems that Paige and Xavier Woods are going to escape punishment, there is another person who is undergoing a bit of a change as a result of the […]

NXT Takeover: Orlando Card Includes a Major New Debut

We’re less than two weeks away from WrestleMania, and the weekend’s festivities aren’t just about WWE’s signature event. No, we’ve also got another big NXT show set for the weekend, and the card has finally started to take shape. Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Bobby Roode – Singles match for the NXT Championship Ember Moon vs. Asuka […]

Photos: Recent WWE Champ Got Married This Week

Though American Alpha may have lost the SmackDown Tag Team Championships this week, it’s not all gloom for Jason Jordan and Chad Gable. In fact, for JJ in particular, the week has been a good one. That’s because Jason got married this week! And I know what you’re thinking–no, it wasn’t to Chad. Instead, it […]

This Main Roster Debut May Not Happen After All

When Shinsuke Nakamura made his NXT debut last spring, he proved that he was clearly ready for the main roster on night one. But, for whatever reason, WWE has decided to leave the King of Strong Style down in NXT for a year, even though they have severe depth issues on the main roster. Triple […]

Triple H on Unhappiness With NXT, Brand Being Stripmined

On Thursday, WWE’s chief operating officer Paul Levesque, better known as Triple H, took part in a conference call, where he promoted next week’s NXT Takeover: Orlando event. In the call, the ex-WWE Champion talked about never being satisfied with the NXT product, and how he felt about last year’s draft, where several top performers […]

WWE Offered an AJ Styles WrestleMania Match to One of Its All-Time Greats

It could have happened–we were so close to an AJ Styles vs. Shawn Michaels match at WrestleMania. That’s not just speculation, either. HBK himself just revealed the info. On a recent podcast appearance with Sam Roberts, Michaels revealed that he had in fact been contacted by WWE for a match against AJ. Sports Illustrated transcribed […]

Who’s Appearing In the WrestleMania Women’s Championship Match?

[This post contains video, click to play] Though Raw has a Fatal Four-Way for its top women’s prize, the numbers are even bigger on the SmackDown side, with Alexa Bliss set to defend the title against every available woman on the roster. So far, that means Becky Lynch, Natalya, Mickie James, and Carmella, but the […]

Rumor: WWE Signing Couple Including Former Diva and TNA Champion

Mike Bennett and Maria Kanellis recently departed from TNA, but their latest run included no shortage of accolades. That included a Knockouts Championship for Maria, and an X Division Championship for Mike. Now, Wrestling Observer Newsletter (subscription required) is speculating that the couple is WWE-bound. Following their departure from Impact, Bennett won a title in […]

The Rock expected to make a surprise return at WrestleMania 33

The Rock admitted to having signed a contract for these three WrestleMania appearances, and WWE was well aware building up to WrestleMania 28 that The Rock and Cena would face off again the following year, but decided to advertise it as Once In A Lifetime anyway.   The Rock’s WrestleMania 30 appearance was a wonderful segment with Hulk Hogan and Stone Cold, […]