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WWE WrestleMania XXIX press conference merges storylines, real life

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WWE Champion Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and his WrestleMania XXIX opponent, John Cena, met at a Radio City Music Hall press conference Thursday, just three days before they will face off for the title at MetLife Stadium.

Real-life overtones are all over this main event, as well as the matchup between CM Punk and the Undertaker.

Cena has been critical of The Rock in the past...

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Four reasons why The Rock was awesome last night

Wrestler and actor Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson spoke

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It never ceases to amaze me how The Rock can return to WWE television after months, or even years away, and deliver a promo that puts most of his locker room to shame. Even well before his return as a semi-regular performer in WWE in 2011, The Rock proved this with his via-satellite appearance at 2009’s Smackdown 10th anniversary special.

And “The Great One” did it once again last night with...

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Cm Punk undergoes knee surgery, future in question

WWE Champion CM Punk shows his championship belt

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CM Punk’s historic year-plus reign as WWE champion could be headed for an unfortunate and untimely ending, as is reporting that Punk has undergone emergency knee surgery that could put him on the shelf for a while.

According to WWE, after being put through a table at the conclusion of last night’s Raw, Punk flew out to Florida to visit with renowned sports surgeon Dr. James Andrews....

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Raw preview: Punk speaks, AJ general manages. Who watches?

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 It may not have received nearly as much hype as last week’s show, but the 1001st episode of Raw tonight is, in some ways, even more important. That’s in large part because it marks the true beginning of the 3-hour era, and will not have the Rock, the Undertaker or a reunited D-Generation X to prop it up in the ratings.

 As it will on most Monday nights going forward, WWE will have...

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WWE Raw: Daniel Bryan will benefit from Wrestlemania loss

WWE Superstar Daniel Bryan flys off the ropes

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Brock Lesnar’s return to the WWE after eight years pushed everything else to the side on Raw last night. That says a lot about Lesnar because it was one of the best Raws in recent memory.

The Miami crowd was so good last night that the WWE should have them at every televised event. The one thing you may have noticed is how over Daniel Bryan was with the fans in attendance. Fans chanted Bryan’s...

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WWE Wrestlemania: The Rock defeats John Cena, Undertaker goes 20-0

Dwyane 'The Rock' Johnson celebrates after defeating John

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Wrestlemania 28 is in the books and now we began to break it down and analyze it from top to bottom. Here’s my review of the show with a look at each match:

Sheamus defeated Daniel Bryan for the World Heavyweight Championship

If you thought the World Heavyweight Title go no respect for being the opening match the last two year’s wait till you hear this: The match was over in 18 seconds!...

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Thoughts on Batista, Undertaker's hair, Wrestlemania, John Cena and The Rock

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Just under 24 hours before the opening bell at Wrestlemania 28. Here are some lingering thoughts going into the big show.

Rock vs. John Cena

I don’t have any doubts that Cena will go over. The real question is do Rock and Cena have a cordial handshake following the match? Seth Mates posed this question in his prediction for the match. The handshake may not seem like a big deal to fans,...

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Wrestlemania 28 predictions: CM Punk vs. Chris Jericho

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WWE Champion CM Punk vs. Chris Jericho

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It looks likely that this feud will continue through at least another pay per view or two, so it makes sense to put Jericho over in this bout, and have Punk chase him for the title for the next couple months. If given the green light, these two could easily have a show-stealing performance, and a match of the year contest....

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What match should close WWE Wrestlemania 28?

CHRIS JERICHO Major wrestling star and would-be reality

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One of the biggest debates among fans the week of Wrestlemania is the match order for the pay per view.

To many fans, the pecking order of matches is very important as it symbolizes importance as the show makes its way toward the main event. Yet, a Wrestlemania card is not always booked from least important to most important match. If that was the case, then why was the Women’s Title at Wrestlemania...

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WWE Raw: John Cena faces off with The Rock for final time

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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...

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