Preview: WWE — NXT (10/14/20)

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NXT looks to continue its roll from NXT TakeOver: 31 and last week’s episode. William Regal has already announced a North American Championship match and the No. 1 contender for the NXT Tag Team Championships will be named. Here’s the preview of the card. NXT North American Championship: Damian Priest (c) vs. Dexter Lumis Damian […] READ MORE


NXT Needs to Give Their Wrestlers More Character

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As the Wednesday Night Wars continue to see both NXT and All Elite Wrestling engage in competition for ratings, numerous fans online debate over which show is superior in quality. NXT, while considered the strongest in terms of enjoyment out of all of WWE’s three branded shows, continues to lose in the 18-49 demographic rating […] READ MORE


Preview: WWE – NXT (7/22/20)

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WWE NXT returns this Wednesday after another solid episode last week.  The Keith Lee era of NXT is limitless and has plenty of star power to keep the brand fresh and interesting going forward.  During the COVID-19 era where there’s not as much talent to work with – and even less fans to work with […] READ MORE


Before They Were Famous: Dexter Lumis

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All wrestlers have to start somewhere on the path to making their dreams a reality, whether it be a wrestling school, church basement, bingo hall, etc. From there, those wrestlers work their way up to the pinnacle of their dreams. For many, that’s a career in WWE or more recently AEW, IMPACT! Wrestling or even […] READ MORE


Preview: NXT – The Great American Bash, Night 1 (7/1/20)

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This week, NXT goes up against “Night 1” of All Elite Wrestling‘s yearly Fyter Fest event.  To help even the odds, NXT is also going for an event theme, channeling WCW.  That’s right.  The Great American Bash is back and NXT’s version of the former WCW pay-per-view looks to be a stacked night of wrestling.  […] READ MORE


Preview: WWE NXT (06/10/20)

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WWE NXT is back following a majorly successful NXT TakeOver: In Your House at the weekend.  What a show it was! Adam Cole successfully fended off The Velveteen Dream (more on that later) in a Backlot Brawl.  Perhaps more headline-worthy was Io Shirai‘s surprise victory over Charlotte Flair and Rhea Ripley in an excellent women’s […] READ MORE


NXT Debut Vignettes Air For Killer Kross and Dexter Lumis

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It was a big episode of NXT on Wednesday night that saw former indie manager Stokely Hathaway – now Malcolm Bivens – make his NXT televised debut with his new tag team and Io Shirai earn a spot in the Ladder Match. But two of the most interesting parts of the show were brief vignettes […] READ MORE


NXT Breakout Tournament: Who Are They? (W/Videos)

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Before NXT airs the first match of the NXT Breakout Tournament tonight on NXT TV, here at Last Word on Pro Wrestling, we plan to let you know a little about the who’s who. Most are former independent wrestling darlings, while others found much of their fame on IMPACT Wrestling, and one individual who many […] READ MORE