The Steel Cage
The WWE had one last chance to promote Wrestlemania on their flagship television show last night. Raw was held in Atlanta -- the host city of last year’s Wrestlemania -- at the Philips Arena where just about a year ago the “once in a lifetime match” was made between The Rock and John Cena.
Raw had that “big-time” atmosphere last night just six days before Wrestlemania 28. All night video segments...Read more »
In a podcast with Sports Illustrated's Jimmy Traina, John Cena spoke candidly about Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, stating he does not like the way he does business.
"I congratulate him on all his success," Cena told Traina. "A Hall of Fame resume in the WWE. His movies have grossed more that a billion dollars, but if it was my career path I would have just done it differently."
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Less than two weeks away from WrestleMania, fans are starting to discuss the ever-important match order. As simple as it may seem, making sure each match is correctly slotted on the show can make all the difference. Put a match that gets the crowd going wild in the middle of the show, and risk burning out the audience by the time the last match comes on (See WrestleMania X-8.) Put a world title...Read more »
Last night’s Raw in Philadelphia featured more of the same: lots of talking and very little action between the stars who make up the three biggest feuds going into Wrestlemania.
It’s evident that The Rock and John Cena are talking circles at this point. The same could be said with Undertaker and Triple H, while the CM Punk-Chris Jericho angle continues to get deeply personal. Let’s start there.
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Triple H sent a message to the Undertaker that "The Streak" is over come Wrestlemania 28.
At the house show in Madison Square Garden yesterday, Triple H used the Undertaker's finisher, the Tombstone instead of the Pedigree, on Dolph Ziggler to finish off a six-man tag team match.
We had Josh Stewart at the event yesterday and you can read his review of the show by clicking...Read more »
WWE Superstar John Cena was involved in a three-car automobile accident earlier today in Philadelphia, according to WWE.com.
No immediate injuries were reported and Cena is scheduled to meet with WWE medical personnel when he arrives at the Wells Fargo Center for tonight’s live edition of Raw.
Cena -- who was traveling in a SUV, according to TMZ -- was reportedly rear ended by a Honda...Read more »
Former WWE diva Torrie Wilson told WWE.com in an exclusive interview that she and her boyfriend -- Yankee third baseman Alex Rodriguez -- will attend Wrestlemania 28 in Miami.
News broke in late December that the pair were dating before Christmas vacationing with George Clooney and former WWE diva and “Dancing with the Stars” contestant Stacey Keibler in Mexico.
Throughout the baseball...Read more »
WWE Hall of Famer Roddy Piper is coming to Long Island's FTW this weekend to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in style.
"Hot Rod" will make a special appearance this Friday at the Queens Elks Lodge in Elmhurst and Saturday at Center Island Sports in Ronkonkoma. At the Saturday show, Piper will be hosting his legendary talk show segment "Piper's Pit."
Piper will be signing...Read more »
We’re three weeks away from the biggest wrestling show of the year, WrestleMania XVIII. Time for me to start talking about the show. Here’s some thoughts from last night’s build up to the event on Raw:
. Never have world title meant less at WrestleMania than this year. C.M. Punk may be the hottest star WWE has created in ages, and has a pretty long WWE championship reign going....Read more »
Last night’s Raw was built around the “John Cena Rap vs. The Rock Concert” as the two Wrestlemania opponents squared off in a battle of musical talents. The overall motif of the show made sense as Raw was in Cleveland, the home of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
I felt Raw was strong but it fell flat compared to the last few weeks, which haven been excellent. The WWE always revs up the product...Read more »