| Sep 17, 2012
| 8:24 PM
Both the WWE and World Heavyweight champions walked out of Sunday's Night of Champions pay-per-view with their titles in tow.
Sheamus cleanly put away his rival Alberto Del Rio, while CM Punk retained his title after a controversial double-pin with...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 4:22 AM
If Raw 1,000 will be the benchmark of the three-hour era of WWE Raw, I look forward to the next 1,000 episodes.
After all the hype and importance placed on the 1,000th episode of Raw, the show delivered and then some. Between excellent legend returns,...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 7:07 PM
By this point, it seems like beating a dead horse to say there's a lack of depth at the top of the card in WWE.
But it's a statement that remains true and was evidenced by tonight's Smackdown, in which a new No. 1 contender for Sheamus' World Heavyweight...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 8:49 PM
In recent years, the debate on whether WWE superstars should be classified as "wrestlers" or "entertainers" has raged on across television, social media and casual conversation.
At times, it's been used as part of storylines, with performers like CM Punk...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 8:05 PM
When it comes to WWE pay-per-views, four events on a crowded calendar stand out as special each year: Royal Rumble, WrestleMania, SummerSlam and Survivor Series.
Collectively known as the "Big Four," these are usually supercards for WWE standard and...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 4:42 AM
I'll be the first to admit that I was definitely lukewarm about the main event match between CM Punk and The Rock at the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view.
It wasn't a terrible match by any means. It wasn't terrific, either.
Both men have had far...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 4:46 AM
For those who watch WWE on a regular basis, this headline might be confusing.
After all, John Cena won the Royal Rumble and earned the right to face the top champion of his choice at WrestleMania. He chose the WWE champion, who is The Rock.
At TLC, it...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 7:10 AM
The elements didn't work in WWE's favor Saturday.
In a rare weather twist, Phoenix saw rain. Enough rain to need to move the Fan Axxess festivities indoors. This caused come confusion and delay, as was to be expected. After all, you had to not only move...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 5:20 AM
After the Royal Rumble concluded I received a direct message on Twitter from a good friend who used to work in the wrestling industry. To me, he summed up the 2013 Royal Rumble best with this quote: "A fun show that is 100% predictable is still a fun...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 6:54 AM
Dick Van Dyke brought his characteristic charm to the SAG Awards this weekend, and Internet users dutifully searched for all sorts of details on him -- anything to distract us from the icy weather that caused school closings from here to Ann Arbor. ...
| Jan 28, 2013
If you were a Chicagoan watching the WWE Royal Rumble last night you should have been left with a sense of outrage. Why? Because in addition to the signature 30-man over-the-top-rope battle royal, the pay-per-view was highlighted by a main event featuring...