Preview: WWE – Friday Night SmackDown (7/17/20)

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The go-home episode of Friday Night SmackDown heading into The Horror Show at Extreme Rules will be a can’t-miss affair considering the championship match that is set to be the main event. Look forward to that and final builds to the PPV this Sunday on this edition of the SmackDown preview. A Moment Of Bliss […] READ MORE


Preview: WWE – Friday Night SmackDown (7/3/20)

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Following a late change last week Friday Night Smackdown became an Undertaker tribute show and two segments previously advertised were moved to this week.  So now this weeks SmackDown will feature Sheamus’ toast to Jeff Hardy, who bested Baron Corbin last week, as well as AJ Styles defending his Intercontinental Championship against Drew Gulak. Sheamus Makes A Toast To Jeff Hardy […] READ MORE


Preview: Friday Night SmackDown (6/5/20)

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Another week has passed and another episode of SmackDown has arrived.  WWE‘s blue brand put on a very good episode last week, with the controversial-though-effective Jeff Hardy storyline grabbing headlines.  The fallout of the opening led to Sheamus meeting Daniel Bryan in the ring, with the winner facing AJ Styles in the final of the […] READ MORE


Before They Were Famous: Matt Riddle

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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 NJPW. […] READ MORE


Preview: WWE NXT (5/27/20)

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WWE NXT is back this Wednesday with an exciting card of professional wrestling.  They have been competing weekly with AEW Dynamite now for the better part of a year.  With AEW riding high after an extremely successful Double or Nothing 2020, NXT needs to up its game.  This week, they have announced what appears to be […] READ MORE


#AndNEW: Imperium Win NXT Tag Team Titles, Thatcher Turns

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Timothy Thatcher‘s days as a substitute partner with NXT Tag Team Champion Matt Riddle in Pete Dunne‘s absence have come to a close. In fact, it ended shortly before the match ended. In the closing minutes of their tag team title defense against the Imperium unit of Marcel Barthel and Fabian Aichner, Thatcher abandoned Riddle […] READ MORE


Preview: WWE NXT (5/13/20)

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WWE NXT is returns tonight for another action-packed installment of its weekly episodic broadcast! Last week, NXT went all out to promote a stacked card in advance of the show.  This week, they have returned to promoting just two matches, with the rest of the card likely to be announced just before the show (if […] READ MORE


Matt Riddle & Timothy Thatcher: Born Out of Betrayal

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On this past Wednesday’s episode of NXT on the USA Network, one half of the NXT Tag Team Champions Pete Dunne – who is stuck in the United Kingdom due to travel restrictions – surprised his partner Matt Riddle with a replacement until he’s able to return to the US. That opponent debuted on NXT […] READ MORE


Matt Riddle To Name Replacement Partner for Tag Team Title Match

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On Wednesday morning’s edition of WWE The Bump, NXT General Manager William Regal made an announcement regarding the current situation with the NXT Tag Team Championships. Much like NXT Cruiserweight Champion Jordan Devlin, one half of the NXT Tag Team Champions The Broserweights, Pete Dunne, is stuck in the United Kingdom due to travel restrictions […] READ MORE


Malcolm Bivens Debuts New Team of Rinku Singh and Saurav Gurjar

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On Wednesday night’s NXT, following a match between Matt Riddle and Roderick Strong, Malcolm Bivens (formerly Stokely Hathaway) returned to NXT with new clients. Formerly managing Babatunde and then briefly Bronson Reed (formerly Jonah Rock), Bivens appeared on NXT to taunt Riddle, whose partner Pete Dunne was stuck overseas. That meant that Riddle, one half […] READ MORE