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Daniel Bryan makes emotional in-ring comeback at WrestleMania 34

Apr 09, 2018 - 11:03 AM

In his first match in over two years, the medically-cleared Bryan teams with Shane McMahon to send Sami Zayn and Kevin Owens packing from WWE SmackDown Live

YES! YES! Daniel Bryan wins in his first match in WWE in over two years, tagging with Shane McMahon at WrestleMania 34. Photo from WWE's Twitter account

RAW Deal: Takeaways from Hell in a Cell 2017

Oct 14, 2017 - 12:41 PM

Sami Zayn was WWE's only remaining inscrutable good guy. That was, until Hell in a Cell 2017

SHOCKER. The heart-stopping Hell in a Cell match between Kevin Owens and Shane McMahon gave way to a shocking heel turn from Sami Zayn. Photo from

RAW Deal: Predicting Hell in a Cell 2017

Oct 08, 2017 - 4:34 AM

This year's Hell in a Cell is not a perfect card on paper, but it’s a better sell that benefits from SmackDown’s thoughtful writing.

RAGE IN THE CAGE. Both the New Day/Usos and the Kevin Owens/Shane McMahon feuds have been written and built up masterfully, the drama ramped up properly that for the first time in a long time, there was no choice but to have these matches inside the Cell. Photo from

RAW Deal: Predicting SummerSlam and NXT Takeover: Brooklyn III

Aug 19, 2017 - 3:37 PM

Here is the prediction for 18 matches at SummerSlam and NXT

RAW Deal: 5 WWE superstars who could benefit from another shakeup

Jul 28, 2017 - 8:59 PM

Who needs to switch brands get called up or sent back down? Here s a list of 5 superstars who could use a change of scenery

STRONG STYLE. Shinsuke Nakamura would get the reboot he badly needs with a move to Raw. Photo from

Goldberg plows through Owens to become WWE Universal Champion

Mar 06, 2017 - 12:39 PM

Goldberg finishes Kevin Owens in just 22 seconds to become a champion for the first time since 2003

ANOTHER SQUASH. Bill Goldberg has now wrestled a combined 108 seconds in his two singles matches since his WWE return as he heads to WrestleMania with the top title from the Raw brand. Screenshot from WWE Network

Kevin Owens shows why he 'deserves it' at WWE Manila

Sep 10, 2016 - 11:07 PM

Kevin Owens shows the Manila crowd why he was the best man to put the Universal championship on

RAW Deal: Your new Universal Champion

Sep 03, 2016 - 7:49 PM

This columnist also provides predictions for the victors of WWE in Manila

TRIPLE THREAT. New WWE Universal champion Kevin Owens (L) will now face Sami Zayn (C) and Seth Rollins in the updated WWE Manila main event. Photos from their Twitter accounts

Owens vs Zayn vs Rollins is new WWE Live Manila main event

Sep 01, 2016 - 7:20 PM

Kevin Owens shock WWE Universal championship win and injuries have reshaped the company s first live event in Manila since 2009

TRIPLE THREAT. New WWE Universal champion Kevin Owens (L) will now face Sami Zayn (C) and Seth Rollins in the updated WWE Manila main event. Photos from their Twitter accounts

RAW Deal: Yep, it's Payback time

Apr 30, 2016 - 2:33 PM

The TNA movement is in full effect at NXT and the Payback card is looking stacked Here are some predictions for the upcoming WWE event

PAYBACK. Chris Jericho (L) and Dean Ambrose are set to clash at WWE Payback. Photo from

RAW Deal: The 2015 year-end awards

Dec 23, 2015 - 7:05 PM

Who was WWE s rookie of the year? Which moment was the top swerve of 2015? Read on to relive the year s best WWE moments

YOUTH RISES. Kevin Owens, Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns re-shaped the WWE landscape in 2015. Photos from Wikimedia

RAW Deal: Vince McMahon’s broken machine

Dec 10, 2015 - 8:00 AM

With ratings dropping by the hour WWE has resorted to putting its biggest matches earlier in the show

NEW DAY. The New Day remains one of the bright spots on a show that often seems to be losing direction. Photo from

RAW Deal: The grand tournament

Oct 29, 2015 - 11:24 AM

The columnist makes the case for tournaments in wrestling jeers WWE s booking of Del Rio s return and praises the underutilized Cesaro

Tournaments create drama in wrestling, as they create a sense of order and importance for the championships. Photo from

RAW Deal: Raising hell (in a cell)

Oct 22, 2015 - 4:25 PM

The Hell in a Cell pay per view has been hamstrung by a number of offscreen factors as if somebody decided to take a baseball bat to the WWE’s kneecaps

RAW Deal: Pre-SummerSlam Predictions

Aug 21, 2015 - 3:01 AM

Predictions and previews of the WWE s biggest show of the summer

The Undertaker's quest for revenge against Brock Lesnar, which comes to a culmination at Summerslam, transcends limitations of good guys and bad guys. Photo from

RAW Deal: The new breed of villain

Aug 14, 2015 - 8:30 PM

So far Seth Rollins’s reign as WWE World Heavyweight Champion has been an interesting mix of two philosophies

RAW Deal: Business 101

Aug 08, 2015 - 4:49 PM

It’s easy to blame Cena the biggest star in the company and the one who stands to gain the most from every victory but this columnist feels a lot of the criticism is misguided frustration his way

RAW Deal: Like the first time, but not quite

Jul 31, 2015 - 11:42 AM

The WWE resorted to hyperbole again this weekend but the long term solution to their ratings problem may not be as complicated as they think

Kevin Owens vs Randy Orton was the only thing that felt fresh on the latest WWE Raw, but that didn't stop WWE from building everything up on an otherwise routine show as historic. Photo from

RAW Deal: Brass rings and gold belts

Jul 08, 2015 - 2:31 PM

Cesaro has been working hard to try and grab McMahon’s metaphorical “brass rings” — and this week’s episode of Monday Night RAW could be a culmination of all that effort

KING OF SWING. Cesaro showed that he was ready to grab Vince McMahon's proverbial "brass rings" with his performance against John Cena. Photo from

RAW Deal Special Edition: Take a bow for the new R-Evolution

Dec 13, 2014 - 1:40 PM

Rappler s resident wrestling columnist reviews what may likely be the best show of the year NXT Takeover: R Evolution

NO BUNNY HOP. Sami Zayn power bombs Adrian Neville in his NXT title-winning match. Photo from