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NXT TakeOver: The End conference call with Paul “Triple H” Levesque

WWE executive Paul “Triple H” Levesque talks with the media about the upcoming NXT TakeOver: The End show, if the NXT roster will look different following the brand split, how aggressive the company is in acquiring talent, the status of Hideo Itami’s recovery, if there could be a women’s tournament coming to the brand, what led to the first-ever NXT ...

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NXT Champ Finn Balor on First Year in WWE, Roman Reigns on His ‘Rough’ Start to 2015

Two big interviews on the podcast with Finn Balor and Roman Reigns. Both of them, along with the WWE,  are taking part in the “Answer The Call” online charity auction at CharityBuzz.com with the proceeds going to the families of NYC heroes. Plus, the NXT Champion Balor talks about his first year in the WWE, how difficult the adjustment has ...

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Wrestling Fix: Paige and AJ reunite, Mattel unveils figures of Finn Balor, Kevin Owens, Charlotte, Hollywood Hogan, plus more links

Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! Wrestling fans everywhere will thank you. WWE Paige and AJ, reunited … but don’t count on seeing the Black Widow back in WWE. In LA and look who I got to ...

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WWE Daily Social: Hideo Itami Injury, Chris Jericho Hacked and Four Horsewomen

The latest social media happenings around the WWE Universe. Hideo Itami had surgery on his injured should. While not official, he’s expected to be sidelined for 6-8 months. I will be better than ever. #EvenStronger #neverbackdown pic.twitter.com/wAZnCToBiM — Hideo Itami / 伊丹英雄 (@HideoItami) May 26, 2015 Kevin Nash stated that he would like a retirement match in WWE that could have ...

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It’s Smart Business for WWE to Change Superstar Names

There’s been a fair amount of controversy in recent years over WWE’s decision to rebrand most superstars that enter the company. This issue flared back up again at last week’s NXT TakeOver 2, when international sensation Kenta made his debut and immediately announced a new identity. And, in response, fans put up a big stink about it.   @LingusMafia The ...

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