The Merch Table: February 2019

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Welcome to a reboot of an old series here at Last Word on Pro Wrestling. What was once Wrestling to a Tee is now The Merch Table. Here we will look at all the various newly introduced merchandise items that are pro graps related. WWE Shop WWE pushes out tons of new merchandise all the […] READ MORE


The Dream is OVER: Patrick Clark Weaves A Tapestry of Success

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Still just 22 years of age, the man who has become the Velveteen Dream started his career off in the humblest of wrestling beginnings. He began to train and develop while working for such promotions as Maryland Championship Wrestling (now MCW Pro). After only a few months of instruction, Patrick Clark emerged as one of […] READ MORE



Malakai Black, FKA Aleister Black, Debuts on AEW Dynamite

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AEW Dynamite Road Rager has proven to be a night of surprises. Perhaps the biggest of the night began with an in-ring promo with Arn Anderson. He spoke highly about being in Miami, which earned him a massive ovation. However, before he could get further, the lights temporarily went out. When they reemerged, standing in […] READ MORE


Should NXT Stars Remain in NXT?

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Free agent Tommy End, known to the World Wrestling Entertainment audience as Aleister Black, has found a new life as a Twitch streamer after being released by WWE for the second time. Since the day of his release, he has been speaking openly to his streaming audience about his experiences with, and views about, the […] READ MORE



Big E: Pitching Feuds For A Man Left With No Feud

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The recent list of WWE releases demonstrate a profound lack of booking acumen by the company. The release of Aleister Black, especially, made little sense. He had just returned from a lengthy hiatus – debuting a refined and rejuvenated version of his character. Black had just began a feud with Big E; the man widely tipped […] READ MORE


Vince McMahon Not “Getting” Aleister Black Is A Problem

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When Aleister Black hopped onto Thea Trinidad‘s (the former WWE star, Zelina Vega) Twitch stream this week, plenty expected some negative remarks against the WWE and Vince McMahon, in particular. After all, Black had been released by the WWE mere hours before; just three weeks into a character reboot which looked to be re-igniting his […] READ MORE


Preview: WWE SmackDown Card (6/04/21) – Two Title Matches

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Friday Night SmackDown is almost here! In a breakaway from recent tradition, we even have not one, but two matches to preview. Christmas in June? Why not! The Intercontinental and SmackDown Tag Team Championships are both being defended on an episode of SmackDown sure to deliver. Don’t believe me? Then let’s take a look and […] READ MORE