WWE NXT 2.0 Preview: A New Chapter for Brand Begins as a New Champion Will Be Crowned (9/14/21)

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WWE NXT 2.0 kicks into full gear Tuesday night and it’s sure to leave the professional wrestling world talking. Far more is expected to come out of it than expected, however, as a new NXT Champion will be crowned following unforeseen events. Raquel Gonzalez will also defend the NXT Women’s Championship while “In-Dex” finally has […] READ MORE


NXT Looks Ahead on Last ‘Black and Gold’ Episode

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By now, all of the conjecture about changes at NXT are not rumor, but fact. Its new, paint-splashed logo, heralded by rapper (and diehard pro wrestling fan) Wale’s new song, debuted on August 27. Its new direction, whatever that proves to be, debuts on NXT’s upcoming installment on September 14. This news has seemed like […] READ MORE


NXT TakeOver 36: NXT at Its Finest

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At its finest, pro wrestling satisfies an ancient urge in its audience, hearkening back to human history’s first entertainments. The broad but morally tinged comedy of folklore’s tricksters, the blood sports of gladiators, the death-defying risks of bull jumpers, the archetypes of heroes and villains, all live in the art form. Pro wrestling is very […] READ MORE



Tensions Rise at NXT Before NXT TakeOver 36

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With every passing day, the pro wrestling industry press is ever more awash with backstage rumors about powerplays, contract negotiations, and internal rebranding at WWE’s third and youngest television brand, NXT. While the black and gold brand began its life as a developmental territory, the successor to FCW and OVW, it developed a cult following […] READ MORE


Taping Spoilers Reveal Major Developments at NXT

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July 20’s installment at NXT ended with Karrion Kross upping the ante in a major way in his feud with management. At the top of the broadcast, enforcer to management Samoa Joe furiously called out Kross for his recent anarchic behavior. Kross did not come to the ring. The episode ended with Samoa Joe finding […] READ MORE


WWE NXT Results (7/20/21)

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A night that had fans wondering what was next in a number of ways. Samoa Joe and NXT Champion Karrion Kross were going to show the world what the next chapter was but also off of Kross’ loss in his Raw debut people wondered how that would be handled. There was far more than just […] READ MORE


WWE NXT Card (7/20/21): Raquel Gonzalez vs. Xia Li

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Tuesday night will feature yet another title match as NXT continues to give the fans big match after big match. While much of the anticipation will come for what is next between NXT Champion Karrion Kross and brand enforcer Samoa Joe, nothing has been announced as of this writing. Here’s the WWE NXT card for […] READ MORE


NXT Women’s Division Rolls With the Punches

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The best laid plans of mice, men, and Triple H, it seems, often go awry. Recent budget cuts and the caprices of other minds have changed streams at his pet project, NXT, a few times this summer. Plans for the cruiserweight division of 205 Live to become a more featured part of the action at […] READ MORE


Rhea Ripley Reawakened on Raw

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Rhea Ripley’s last match on the NXT brand was a barnburner. The former NXT women’s champion was facing off against former best friend Raquel Gonzalez, after weeks of being taunted by Gonzalez that she no longer needed Ripley and was determined to displace her as the undisputed alpha female of NXT. In their last-woman-standing match, […] READ MORE