Potential Opponents for CM Punk in AEW

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Unless you have been living under a rock for the past few days (and given the near-global heatwave, we can’t blame you), you will be familiar with the news regarding former WWE Champion, CM Punk. Though nothing is publicly confirmed, there is plenty of evidence to suggest CM Punk is AEW bound and that for […] READ MORE



Rolling Loud Partnership Cements WWE’s Pivot to Hip Hop Synergy

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Hard rock and pro wrestling have a long history. A theme by storied metal legends AC/DC still intones the beginning of each installment of Friday Night SmackDown. Rock acts like Alter Bridge, Metallica, Motorhead, and Living Colour have provided entrance themes for World Wrestling Entertainment Superstars Edge, Undertaker, Triple H, and CM Punk, respectively. However, […] READ MORE


Retro Review: CHIKARA The Renaissance Dawns (5/25/02)

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CHIKARA has always been an innovator of independent wrestling, founded in 2002 by Mike Quackenbush, Reckless Youth, and Don Montoya, it was only in 2020 that it closed its doors to the world. We thought it would be interesting to watch their first ever show, CHIKARA The Renaissance Dawns, which took place in Allentown, Pennsylvania […] READ MORE



Roman Reigns and Rey Mysterio Make Hell in a Cell History

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June 18’s broadcast of Friday Night SmackDown was a palate priming amuse bouche for Sunday, June 20’s Hell in a Cell pay-per-view event. After Roman Reigns’s violent attack on Dominic Mysterio during his and father Rey Mysterio’s match for the SmackDown Tag Team titles against The Usos, Rey challenged Reigns to pay for his savagery […] READ MORE


Greatest Matches in Raw History: John Cena vs CM Punk (2/25/13)

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Monday Night RAW’s length as well as its presentation has been the victim of drastic change several times over the almost thirty years run of the WWE’s titular flagship show. It was first a show designed and marketed towards children and pre-teens, during a time when the company was still aiming at them as their […] READ MORE


Would An NXT Money in the Bank Work?

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Since the debut of the Money in the Bank ladder match at WrestleMania 21, the match has become something of a yearly highlight within the WWE. Similarly to the Royal Rumble match, it is an exceptional tool; with a fun match theme and the added bonus of a unique stipulation (a briefcase which grants a […] READ MORE


‘Heels,’ Wrestling Drama Starring Stephen Amell, Releases First Official Trailer

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Stephen Amell, actor and star of the CW’s Arrow series, will be the lead in Michael Waldron’s new professional wrestling-driven STARZ drama series Heels. He will play the character Jack Spade, a professional wrestler who attempts to make something special out of his late father’s wrestling promotion in Georgia. Guest-starring in the series will be […] READ MORE


Rivalry Rewind: CM Punk vs. John Cena

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Professional wrestling is built on the stories told in and out of the ring. These often come in the form of rivalries, pitting opposing forces against one another in pursuit of bragging rights, championships, and success. Our latest entry into the Rivalry Rewind series takes a look at two clashing personalities in “The Voice of […] READ MORE