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Brian Soscia Talks WWE Extreme Rules, New Crop of Talent

Brian Soscia of Mix 106 in Philly

Brian Soscia of Mix 106 in Philadelphia joins the podcast to talk about being in attendance in New Orleans for WrestleMania 31 and his experiences there along with the show, the follow-up to Mania, the young talent in WWE and which guys he think will truly break through and be on top in years to come, this Sunday’s WWE Extreme ...

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Conor McGregor vs Cole Miller To Headline UFC’s Return To Ireland

Conor McGregor vs Cole Miller has been discussed since the American called out McGregor after his victory over Andy Ogle at UFC Fight Night 30. During his post-fight interview, Miller called McGregor, “Colin McGoober”. That set off the Irishman and he wanted to fight in Miller. He got his wish. The UFC announced McGregor will fight Miller in the main ...

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Tito Ortiz Gets No Jail Time In DUI Case

In January of this year, former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz was arrested on suspicion of DUI. Ortiz crashed his 2012 Porsche Panamera into a median on Los Angeles’ I-405 highway. Ortiz had two passengers in the vehicle at the time and no one was injured. The vehicle suffered minor damage. Ortiz was taken to jail booked on $15,000 ...

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WWE Responds To Investigation Report

We reported earlier today about a report that WWE is under an investigation in potential violations of securities laws regarding their stock. It didn’t take WWE to release a statement on the report. Here is WWE’s response to the report. “The claim that Shareholders Foundation is allegedly investigating has absolutely no substance or merit.” The report earlier today also stated ...

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It’s Time For Jon Jones To Choose A Side

Jon Jones successfully defended his UFC light heavyweight championship for a seventh time at UFC 172 on Saturday night defeating Glover Teixeira by unanimous decision. What’s next for Jones seems a likely rematch with Alexander Gustafsson later on this year. We reported yesterday that Jones made a post on his Instagram account two days taunting UFC Hall of Famer Chuck ...

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Global Force Wrestling Announces Partnership with Mexican Promotion

GFW is working with AAA

Global Force Wrestling is continuing to make deals in anticipation of its launch.  Today, the promotion announced that it is partnering with AAA in Mexico.  Here is the release from the promotion:

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WWE Under Investigation In Potential Violations Of Securities Laws

The WWE is under investigation by a not yet named law firm for “potential violations of securities laws”. ShareholdersFoundation.com, which is a portfolio monitoring service reports the investigation focuses on possible claims on behalf of purchasers of the securities of the WWE concerning whether a series of statements by the company regarding its business, its prospects and its operations were ...

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WWE Releases Four Talents

WWE releases have been scarce lately as the company has just been letting contracts expire. PWInsider.com is reporting that WWE has released Mason Ryan, Shaul Guerrero, Oliver Grey and Danny Burch. Ryan is the most notable name of the bunch as he was brought up to the main roster and was in the NEXUS group when CM Punk was the ...

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Rousimar Palhares Drops Out Of Title Fight, World Series Of Fighting Not Happy

Rousimar Palhares was set to defend the World Series of Fighting welterweight title against Jon Fitch at WSOF 11 on July 5. It was announced by MMAFighting.com that Palhares had to bow out of the fight due to personal reasons. WSOF then announced the new main event will be Justin Gaehtje vs. Nick Newell for the lightweight title. WSOF Vice-President ...

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WWE Friday Night Smackdown Spoilers For Friday May 2, 2014

WWE Friday Night Smackdown tapings took place last night in Kansas City, Missouri. The show will air on Friday night on the SyFy channel starting at 8 p.m. ET. Here is what happened at the tapings. -SmackDown kicks off with a contract signing between Hornswoggle and El Torito. -Rob Van Dam vs. Jack Swagger is next. Cesaro and Paul Heyman ...

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TNA Wrestling Spoilers For Thursday May 8 and May 15

TNA Wrestling taped tomorrow’s edition of Impact on Monday along with a partial taping for next week’s show. Last night, TNA Wrestling finished up the taping for next week and a full taping for the edition of Impact to air on May 15. Rest of May 8 Taping MVP called out Eric Young to introduce his challenger for Slammiversary. MVP ...

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WWE Network Now On XBox One

After waiting over two months since its launch, the WWE Network is now officially available on the XBox One system.  Here is the official announcement from the WWE: STAMFORD, Conn., April 30, 2014 – WWE® (NYSE: WWE) today announced that WWE Network, the first-ever 24/7 streaming network, is now available on the Xbox One® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. Available for only $9.99 a month ...

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Jon Jones Taunts Chuck Liddell

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones challenged UFC Hall of Famer Chuck Liddell to a fight after the former 205 pound kingpin made some pointed comments towards him. Jones defeated Liddell protégé and training partner Glover Teixeira on Saturday night in the main event of UFC 172 to retain his title. “The Iceman” had stated before the fight that Teixeira ...

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WWE Monday Night Raw Rating Up Over 500,000 Viewers From Last Week

WWE Monday Night Raw last night was the final Raw before Extreme Rules on Sunday. The show left a lot to be desired, but this week’s rating indicates differently. Last night’s WWE Monday Night Raw scored a 3.3 rating with an average of 4.61 million viewers. That is up over 500,000 viewers from last week’s 3.0 rating with an average ...

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WWE Main Event Results: Bray Wyatt prevails over Sheamus

WWE Main Event April 29, 2014 Sprint Center Kansas City, Missouri If you missed last weeks edition of WWE Main Event click here If you want check out all of coverage of WWE Main Event click here   First Match: Goldust w/Cody Rhodes vs. Alberto Del Rio Goldust and Del Rio start off with both men brawling in the corner. ...

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WWE Raw Reaction 4/28/2014: Ric Flair Returns

Brie and Daniel

The show opened with John Cena in a steel cage, and while the visual was impressive, it’s the exact same thing we’ve seen for weeks. Cena’s promo was decent. And Bray Wyatt’s entertaining ‘Children of the Corn’ serenade was probably the creepiest thing that’s happened on Raw since The Undertaker sacrificed Stone Cold Steve Austin on his big pentagram-icon thingy. ...

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Cain Velasquez, Fabricio Werdum Coach “TUF: Latin America”, Fight At UFC 180

UFC President Dana White moments ago made the announcement of the first ever season of “TUF: Latin America”. The coaches will be UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum. White then stated Velasquez and Werdum will main event UFC 180 on November 15 at Arena México in Mexico City. No other matches have been announced for the card. Velasquez ...

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TNA Wrestling Spoilers For Thursday May 1 And May 8 Shows

TNA Wrestling taped a full edition of Impact for the Thursday show and a partial taping for the May 8 show. The tapings took place at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. Here is the full spoilers for the May 1 taping. May 1 Spoilers MVP issued an endurance challenge to Gunner, Mr. Anderson, and Bobby Roode. After the cards were ...

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Bray Wyatt Shocking Open, WWE Raw Leading into Extreme Rules

Triple H gets speared by Roman Reigns on WWE Raw

Brian and Steve recap WWE Raw from Monday night leading into this Sunday’s Extreme Rules PPV including the open segment with Bray Wyatt and John Cena, Daniel Bryan continuing his feud against Kane while Evolution and The Shield continue to fight it out and much more.  Plus, they talk about the WWE list of top 50 talkers and plenty of ...

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WWE Extreme Rules 2014 Lineup Set

Bray Wyatt for WWE Extreme Rules 2014

Following WWE Raw from Monday night, it looks like the lineup is set for the WWE Extreme Rules 2014 PPV.  Here is the card for Sunday’s event:

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