Home » 2013 » June (page 2)

Monthly Archives: June 2013

Between The Ropes | Jason Powell – June 25, 2013

prowrestlingnet

Brian talks with Jason Powell of¬†ProWrestling.net¬†about a ton of stuff including the youth movement in the WWE, if this will be a growing trend there, what guys TNA could have possibly had, using The Shield going forward, the Daniel Bryan storyline as we as plenty of non-wrestling stuff including the NHL playoffs and his Bruins losing to Brian’s Blackhawks, the ... Read More »

Jack Swagger Found Guilty of DUI

swagger

Former WWE World Champion Jack Swagger was found guilty of DUI and other charges today in a Mississippi courtroom. Swagger was pulled over for speeding in February by Gulfport police about 90 minutes after a Smackdown taping had taken place in nearby Biloxi. The police had then found a small trace of marijuana in the car as well, which the ... Read More »

Between The Ropes Wrestling Podcast – June 25, 2013

btrlogo

Brian and Steve are back to talk about Raw from Monday night including Daniel Bryan against Randy Orton and the CM Punk – Paul Heyman storyline, the backstage interaction with Bryan and Triple H from the previous week, the upcoming Money in the Bank PPV, the Wyatt Family and how they could possibly be used and a discussion on who ... Read More »

‘Monday Night Raw’ Reaction and Review – 6/24/2013

RAW logo black

For complete coverage of everything that happened last night, check out the WWE Raw Rundown. Things got off to a hot start last night, with the Daniel Bryan/Randy Orton stuff. Although cancelling the match and postponing it until later in the night felt like a cheap way to squeeze every last drop out of this feud, it made a lot ... Read More »

WWE Raw Rundown – June 24th, 2013

punk v heyman

Raw got off to a great start, but seemed to stall about halfway through. Luckily, a strong main event, plus a couple of big announcements, helped prevent the entire show from being a bust. Let’s take a look. Read More »

WWE Smackdown Rundown – June 22nd, 2013

orton bryan

Smackdown last night was the perfect way to end a great week of WWE programming. Between the well-paced PPV this past Sunday, the number of great surprises on Raw, and the wrestling-heavy focus of Friday Night Smackdown, wrestling fans should feel pretty satisfied. Read More »

WWE Payback Predictions – How Did I Do?

wwepayback

We are just under a week removed from a wildly spontaneous and interesting June WWE pay-per-view event in Payback. So, as I always like to do, it’s time to look at just how well I was able to guess the results of the match. For those curious this will differ from Brian’s post in that I will be specifically recapping ... Read More »

Invicta FC 6: Coenen vs Cyborg to Headline on PPV July 13

invicta

The MMA world has been wondering when Invicta Fighting Championships would be seen on television. The wait is over. The cable and satellite providers that will be airing the event are IN Demand, DISH and Avail-TVN in the U.S and Bell TV in Canada, for a suggested retail price of $14.95. The night’s main-card broadcast is scheduled for four hours. ... Read More »

Between The Ropes MMA Podcast – June 20, 2013

btrlogo

Brian and Steve finally look back at UFC 161 including Rashad Evans getting the victory over Dan Henderson, Korean Zombie getting a title show before Ricardo Lamas, Anthony Pettis trying to get another title shot and what division he will be in, the debut of Fight Master on Spike TV, last night’s Bellator fights, the Steve Mazzagatti controversy from the ... Read More »

Mark Henry Should Be the Next WWE Champion

image3022

Exciting surprises are synonymous with televised professional wrestling. Throughout the rich history of a company like WWE, there have been countless events that people still talk about today. Remember the time Eric Bischoff showed up as the GM of Raw? What about the evening Stone Cold Steve Austin drove a beer truck down to ringside and doused The Corporation? And ... Read More »

Video: Bellator MMA’s “Fight Master” Preview

fight master

Fight Master: Bellator MMA Bellator begins a new era tonight. Bellator debuts its new show, “Fight Master” premieres tonight starting at 10 p.m. ET/PT, which follows Bellator 96 on Spike TV. The reality show will feature 32 fighters with the winner of the show getting a shot in a Bellator tournament. The coaches on the show are former UFC champions ... Read More »

Between The Ropes Podcast | Tommy Dreamer – June 19, 2013

dreamerhoh

Brian talks with Tommy Dreamer about this Saturday’s House of Hardcore 2 event in Philadelphia where he will have Terry Funk in his corner against Lance Storm, how his second show is different from the first and what he learned, returning to Philadelphia, The Sandman starting Tommy Dreamer chants at last weekend’s U.S. Open, how much longer he would like ... Read More »