WWE releases details for Detroit show later in 2021

Wrestling fans of the Motor City, rejoice! The WWE has announced their return to Detroit for an August 1 show at Little Caesars Arena. Tickets for the event which will likely include performers from both “Raw” and “Smackdown” will officially go on sale go the public beginning on June 11. JUST ANNOUNCED: @WWE is returning … Read more

Former Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski wins WWE 24/7 Championship at Wrestlemania 36 [Video]

There may not have been fans in attendance but that did not stop former New England Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski from shocking the world (or at least those who think wrestling is real) by winning the WWE 24/7 Championship at Wrestlemania 36. From USA Today: On Saturday, then-24/7 champion R-Truth joined Rawley and Gronkowski atop … Read more

Report: ‘Vince, buy the Lions’ sign spotted at Little Caesars Arena

On Friday night, the WWE was at Little Caesars Arena and one Detroit Lions fan was determined to make his voice heard. According to multiple accounts, a “Vince, buy the Lions” sign was spotted at the LCA. Vince, of course, is WWE CEO Vince McMahon. "Vince, buy the Lions!" Sign on camera as #SmackDownOnFox goes … Read more

BREAKING: Former WWE Superstar dead at 39

According to reports, former WWE wrestler Ashley Massaro, who was only 39, has died. We are saddened to learn of the tragic death of former WWE Superstar Ashley Massaro. WWE offers its condolences to Ashley’s family and friends. https://t.co/PqHSRbOGso — WWE (@WWE) May 17, 2019 From WWE: “We are saddened to learn of the tragic … Read more

Which wrestlers moved to Raw in WWE’s Superstar Shakeup?

WWE’s annual Superstar Shakeup is among us, and some significant changes have already been made to the wrestling landscape. After three hours of Raw, several SmackDown members moved over to the red brand. But they weren’t the only ones affected. Some NXT call-ups were made, and 205 Live was in the mix too. We’ll break … Read more

NXT TakeOver: New York Review and Ratings

NXT TakeOver: New York Date: April 5, 2019 Location: Barclays Center, New York City, NY NXT TakeOver: New York was a wrestling fans dream. During WrestleMania weekend, WWE’s developmental brand may have put on the best show. Perhaps not so coincidentally, the two highest rated matches of the evening were title changes. All five matches on … Read more

NXT TakeOver: New York Preview

NXT TakeOver: New York will be better than WrestleMania 35. For most wrestling fans this is common knowledge. Despite being the developmental brand, NXT has put on far superior shows to the main roster when paired up with a significant WWE pay-per-view. WrestleMania is almost eight hours, and it features everyone, regardless of whether their … Read more

BREAKING: WWE Hall of Famer ‘Mean’ Gene Okerlund dies

According to the WWE, Hall of Famer ‘Mean’ Gene Okerlund has passed away at the age of 76. WWE is saddened to learn that WWE Hall of Famer Gene Okerlund, the most recognizable interviewer in sports-entertainment history, has passed away at age 76. https://t.co/DyPiEiVLoV — WWE (@WWE) January 2, 2019 STATEMENT FROM WWE: WWE is … Read more

WWE wrestling: fake fighting, but real emotion

As a lifelong fan of the WWE, I’ve heard a lot of different criticisms. It’s fake. It’s scripted. They’re not athletes. Sure, it’s not 100% real. No, they’re not actually beating each other to a complete pulp every single week. But, the athleticism of the WWE Superstars cannot be questioned. If you disagree, I strongly … Read more

George ‘The Animal’ Steele: ‘If you’re watching this, I’m dead’ [Video]

Last Friday, the sad news broke that Detroit native, George ‘The Animal’ Steele had passed away at the age of 79. Now, a pre-recorded video has been released of the former professional wrestler and teacher sharing a video with those who loved him. In the video, which is nearly an hour long, Steele, whose real … Read more

BREAKING NEWS: George ‘The Animal’ Steele dead at 79

According to reports, WWE Hall of Famer George “The Animal” Steele has passed away at the age of 79. BREAKING: WWE is saddened to learn that WWE Hall of Famer George “The Animal” Steele has passed away at age of 79. https://t.co/TTCUVMDtTU pic.twitter.com/AeEcohPCRe — WWE (@WWE) February 17, 2017 Steele, who was born in Detroit, … Read more