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Michael A. Wiseman

Michael A. Wiseman
Michael is a pro wrestling enthusiast, MMA fan, and all-around geek. When not blogging, he likes to catch up on TV shows or dig in to the latest tech news. You can follow him on Twitter @therealwiseman.

WWE SMACKDOWN Reaction and Review – August 30th, 2013

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The opening from Friday night’s show was fantastic. MizTV is often a complete waste of time, but I’m glad the creative team leveraged an establish segment to further an ongoing storyline. The Miz, Big Show, and Dolph Ziggler being together as a unified front made a lot of sense; likewise, it gave Triple H another way to continue building his ...

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WWE Raw Rating in, WWE Scores With Top Program

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Well, Triple H’s bragging segment from last night’s WWE Raw paid off.  Last night’s show scored as the top rated program of the night.

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WWE RAW Reaction and Review – August 26th, 2013

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For full coverage of last night’s show, be sure to check out the complete Raw Rundown. The Triple H and Randy Orton opening felt very old school. What I mean is that, the heels came out to put over their ongoing ‘victories,’ then the face came out and played to the crowd.

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WWE Raw Rundown LIVE – 8/26/2013

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Refresh this page throughout the show tonight for LIVE ongoing coverage and analysis! Tonight, live on USA Network, WWE Raw is bringing a lot of hype with two major matches.  First, CM Punk sent out a tweet over the weekend accepting Curtis Axel’s challenge from Friday Night Smackdown.  Also, WWE.com is advertising Alberto Del Rio vs. Rob Van Dam in ...

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WWE Smackdown Rundown – 8/23/2013

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Tonight’s WWE Friday Night Smackdown comes only five short days after an epic SummerSlam pay-per-view event.  Del Rio looks for revenge in a match against Christian, and 3MB is being advertised against Mark Henry and Big Show.  Let’s see if this week’s show delivers.

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WWE Raw Reaction and Review – August 19th, 2013

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For full coverage of last night’s show, be sure to check out the complete Raw Rundown.  Also, get the latest Between the Ropes podcast for thoughts from Brian and Steve! Stephanie McMahon and Daniel Bryan opened up last night’s show in a very interesting way. It wasn’t what I expected coming out of the Pay-Per-View, but I still really liked it. ...

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WWE Raw TV Rating Up Post SummerSlam

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Last week, Raw saw a slight uptick in ratings.  The trend continued this week. For the night after SummerSlam, Raw averaged 4.3 million viewers.  

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WWE Raw Rundown LIVE – 8/19/2013

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Refresh this page throughout the show for LIVE ongoing coverage and analysis! Less than 24 hours after an incredible SummerSlam event, tonight’s RAW looks like a loaded show.  We expect Triple H to explain his surprise turn, and fallout from “The Best vs. The Beast.”  And who knows, maybe Ryback will find somebody else to bully backstage?

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WWE SummerSlam 2013 Reaction and Review

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Make sure to check out the SummerSlam 2013 Rundown for complete coverage of everything that happened on last night’s Pay-Per-View.  Also, listen to Brian and Steve discuss what they think on the latest Between the Ropes Podcast.

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WWE SummerSlam 2013 Rundown – LIVE

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WWE Returns to Pay-Per-View with it’s second biggest show of the year, SummerSlam.  The card is loaded with two World Title fights, and “The Best vs. The Beast.”  Be sure to refresh this page throughout the night for LIVE ongoing results and analysis.

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Brooke Hogan Released by TNA

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Multiple sources are reporting that TNA has released Brooke Hogan.  This is the latest in an ongoing series of cost-restructuring moves by the company. Her release is surprising if only because her father, Hulk Hogan, is seen as such an asset to the company.  Dixie’s desire to keep Hulk happy made Brooke Hogan seem untouchable.  On the other hand, Brooke’s ...

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WWE Smackdown Rundown – 8/16/2013

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As the final show before this Sunday’s major Pay-Per-View event, story of the night should be SummerSlam feuds.  Expect final build for Daniel Bryan, Cody Rhodes vs. Damien Sandow, the World Heavyweight Championship match, and The Shield.

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