Monthly Archives: May 2014

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WWE Commentary Needs A Makeover

WWE Commentary Needs A Makeover

Enough is enough and it’s time for a change was a famous catchphrase for Owen Hart. I think wrestling fans have reached that point with WWE commentary. The threesome of Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler and JBL has become stale for a great many WWE fans. The truth is the WWE have better options under employment

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Matt Taven Talks About Ring Of Honor Being On The Rise

It has been a big year for Ring of Honor as they head to a huge moment for the company, making their live debut on pay-per-view on June 22. For Matt Taven, the former and longest reigning television champion, it has special meaning.  His mom and dad do not live in an area that gets

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Wanderlei Silva Says He Will Fight On July 5 At UFC 175

It was announced on Wednesday that Wanderlei Silva would not be fighting Chael Sonnen at UFC 175 on July 5. We reported that after last week’s UFC 175 introductory press conference, the Nevada State Athletic Commission asked Sonnen and Silva to submit to a random drug test. Sonnen complied and Silva refused. Sonnen was on

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WWE Payback 2014 Staff Picks

This Sunday brings us WWE Payback. While the pieces have been in motion since Wrestlemania 30, this special-event looks to be the culmination of numerous multi-month feuds. So who’s going to win? Read on for Between The Ropes staff predictions from Brian Fritz, Steve Muehlhausen, Michael Wiseman, Josh Lopez, and James Borbath. And be sure

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WWE Friday Night SmackDown Results: NXT Talents Shine Before Payback

WWE SmackDown May 30, 2014 Philips Arena Atlanta, Georgia If you missed last week’s edition of SmackDown click here For all of our coverage on SmackDown click here First In-Ring Segment: The Shield made their ring entrance to a huge pop. Seth Rollins started the promo saying what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger, and

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NXT Takeover, WWE Payback and Daniel Bryan Situation

Brian, Steve and Michael are back for the latest installment of the Between The Ropes Flagship as they talk about the NXT Takeover show, the difference in that show and other WWE shows, a preview of WWE Payback on Sunday, what will happen with the WWE World Heavyweight Championship with Daniel Bryan’s injury, what feuds could

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NXT Takeover (2014) Review

Since the WWE Network debuted, the one consistently-growing phenomenon has been NXT. What started out as a wrestling alternative has turned into one of WWE’s best hours. Last night’s Takeover set out to prove that not, only are these future WWE stars, but they can carry a show today. Did it deliver? Read on to

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WWE NXT Takeover Results: Neville Retains, New Champion Crowned

WWE NXT Take Over May 29, 2014 Full Sail Arena Winter Park, Florida If you missed the NXT Arrival Show click here NXT Takeover Pre-Show: The WWE NXT Takeover pre-show kicks off with Renee Young welcoming us. She’s outside of the NXT Arena at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Renee is joined by Paul Heyman, Christian and

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WWE NXT Takeover Preview

Have you seen all our coverage leading up to NXT Takeover? Features on Charlotte Flair and her chance to shine. Tyler Breeze and his shot at getting to show off his skill on the big stage and Triple H’s Presser on talking about NXT and this event that Brian Fritz was a part of. NXT

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