Summerslam Preview: Rusev vs Roman Reigns

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At SummerSlam, the United States Championship will be on the line as Rusev defends against Roman Reigns. In many ways this match is an incidence of ships passing in the night. Rusev has been on a tear as of late and has been a focal point of Monday Night Raw since the draft. On the […] READ MORE


Kurt Angle WWE Dream Matches

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On January 31st, Kurt Angle wrestled his final match for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling on their Impact UK Tour. After nearly ten years with the company, Kurt Angle had decided against renewing his contract, closing that chapter of his career, and possibly beginning a new chapter from an old book. There will always be speculation […] READ MORE


Rusev: WWE Television Champion

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Sunday night at World Wrestling Entertainment’s Royal Rumble was not a good night for Rusev, the first eliminated participant in the Royal Rumble match. But he still found something to be proud of. . @LanaWWE go make history. And I did. I took the tv monitor. Therefore I’m the new TV CHAMPION — Rusev (@RusevBUL) […] READ MORE


Sheamus, Rusev, and King Barrett: Strength in Numbers

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Sheamus shocked the World Wrestling Entertainment Universe this past Sunday at Survivor Series when he cashed in his Money In The Bank contract minutes after Roman Reigns won the finals of a tournament to crown a new WWE World Heavyweight Champion. The Celtic Warrior delivered two Brogue Kicks to Reigns and pinned him to become […] READ MORE


Dolph Ziggler and Lana: No chemistry couples

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Professional wrestling is a soap opera. We’ve known that for years. There’s more than just bad acting that the two have in common. Soap opera actors have to learn pages after pages of scripts in a short amount of time because episodes are filmed in blocks. Sound familiar? We’ve even heard about former soap opera […] READ MORE



WWE Payback 2015 Predictions and Analysis

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According to the WWE, we needed two pay per views this month. Payback was always on schedule, a non-descript PPV name that evokes a theme of revenge. Pro wrestling storylines are usually written about revenge or retaliation. Someone does something to one wrestler and the other is expected to replay. There is very little “turn […] READ MORE


NeXT Step: Grading the NXT Call Ups

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The night after WrestleMania has become a night that is almost as important as WrestleMania itself as it serves as a new beginning for the World Wrestling Entertainment calendar year.  There have been a number of returns and debuts on the RAW after the showcase of the immortals, including more than a few NXT talents […] READ MORE


WrestleMania 31 Predictions and Analysis

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WrestleMania XXX was great. It didn’t feel like it would be going in but coming out? It ended up one of the best WrestleMania events of all time. From Daniel Bryan defying all odds to win in the main event to Cesaro bodyslamming Big Show outside of the ring to win the André the Giant […] READ MORE


WrestleMania 31 Preview: John Cena vs. Rusev

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Welcome to Last Word on Mania month at Last Word on Sports! All month long we will be doing articles to build up for Wrestlemania 31 on March 29, 2015. Be sure to read everything this month by clicking this link. Enjoy! “This isn’t a Cold War. There’s nothing cold about the covert violent exchanges between […] READ MORE