Author: Dakota Mayes

WWE

On last night’s episode of SmackDown Kingston of The New Day announced himself to be the first entrant into the 2023 Royal Rumble match. Survivor Series WarGames is now done and over with, but there are now fewer premium live events on the yearly slate. WWE would typically be heading towards another themed event about this time, either TLC or Day 1. However, TLC was wiped from the slate last year and replaced with Day 1, but that has been canceled too. With that, we are officially on the road to the Royal Rumble in late January starting the road to WrestleMania. It…

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AEW

After what transpired between MJF and William Regal this past Wednesday, many in AEW are questioning Tony Khan’s booking decisions. There is no doubt that William Regal has made numerous contributions to the wrestling industry in his long career. While in WWE he was a favorite to Triple H on his regime and served as NXT General Manager for years. That came to an end when he was released last year in the large sum of staff and stars let go. He joined AEW in January this year at Revolution when he formed the Blackpool Combat Club with Moxley and Danielson. However, that partnership may have ended after William…

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AEW

After months of uncertainty following the backstage brawl at AEW All Out, we can report that CM Punk is waiting to be released. It’s been months since the infamous Brawl Out incident at All Out went down, but the heat is finally fading. Kenny Omega and The Young Bucks returned at Full Gear and fought in a trios match on Wednesday. The Elite and Death Triangle will have a best-of-seven series in the coming weeks, the first being held on Wednesday. As for CM Punk, there are reports that he and AEW are negotiating a buy-out so he can leave AEW. Things were…

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AEW

Despite the rumors of being on his way out of AEW, CM Punk will remain in the Fight Forever video game and on the cover art. It’s been months since the All Out brawl at the aforementioned pay-per-view, but the heat has finally died down. Kenny Omega and the Young Bucks returned to television at AEW’s Full Gear and the following Dynamite against Death Triangle. The trios will compete in a best-of-seven series of matches in the coming weeks, the one on Dynamite being first. All other parties suspended for their involvement in the brawl have returned as well, except for one, that is. CM Punk is…

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WWE

Kevin Dunn was absent for Survivor Series. This matter made into a huge talking point because he was spending Thanksgiving with his family. The first-ever Wargames matches on the main roster were held at Survivor Series this past weekend. Some criticized the card leading up to the event for lack of build, but the event was a huge success. Despite the lack of matches, the ones there showed out and progressed storylines in roundabout ways. There were some talking points coming out of the premium live event, one being Roman Reigns’s dissatisfaction with a particular spot. Apparently, the part where Kevin Owens slapped him was not…

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WWE

Kurt Angle revealed that he attempted to make a WrestleMania match between himself and Kurt Angle before Bret’s health prevented it. Kurt Angle is, without question, one of the greatest technical and submissions wrestlers in the history of the sport. He began his career with WWE in November 1999 and quickly entered the main event scene. He would eventually go on to defeat The Rock for the WWE Championship the following year. His career has had its share of ups and downs, but there is no denying his legendary status. There is a large list of dream matches fans would have loved to…

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AEW

Shawn Spears and Cassie Lee are 100% focused on parenthood as they await their first child, but Spears doesn’t rule out Cassie Lee’s return. It’s been months since fans last saw Cassie Lee of the IInspiration in a wrestling ring. Earlier this year in April, Cassie and her tag partner Jessie McKay announced they would be stepping away from wrestling. While not disclosing anything, the duo desired to pursue other interests outside of the wrestling ring. Jessie McKay is set to appear in her first feature-length film, while Cassie Lee is on an entirely different adventure. She announced in August…

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AEW

Much to the wrestling legend’s chagrin, Jeff Jarrett admitted that Darby Allin is his son Kody’s favorite wrestler. WWE and TNA Hall of Famer Jeff Jarrett recently returned for his first match since Ric Flairs Last Match. At AEW Full Gear, Jeff Jarrett and Jay Lethal squared off against the team of Darby Allin and Sting. The heels ultimately lost the bout, and as of yet, there is no indication that their feud will continue going forward. However, despite his beef with Allin and Sting potentially being over, Jeff Jarrett still has harsh feelings for the painted wrestler. His ill perception mainly stems from…

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WWE

Kurt Angle went into detail on the aftermath of his infamous King of the Ring match with Shane McMahon, which put them both in the hospital. Kurt Angle has done everything there is to do in his illustrious career and has multiple titles to his name. One of which is the moniker of King of the Ring, which he earned in the year 2000. The tournament was hard fought, but the Olympic Gold medalist outlasted 32 men to win the tournament. Kurt Angle would try to win the next year’s tournament as well but ultimately lost to Edge in the finals. However, the tournament…

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AEW

William Regal sees Aron Stevens (FKA Damien Sandow) as the one who got away and thinks he should have had a better career than he did. This week on his Gentleman Villain podcast, William Regal discussed the star formally known as Damien Sandow. Aron Stevens was in WWE for several years and went so high as winning Money in the Bank. Unfortunately, he was among the first to fail at cashing in, attempting to on John Cena and failing. Following that, his career took a bit of a nose dive when he was relegated to comedic roles. Most notably, he worked as The Miz’s stunt…

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