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What match should close out Wrestlemania 27?

One of the biggest debates each year is what should be the final match at Wrestlemania. It’s a guaranteed conversation starter among wrestling fans and an easy blog post to write up. So, here we go.

Many old school wrestling fans will always say that a title match needs to close the show. They argue that no wrestler or match is bigger than the title. Last year proved that argument wrong...

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Drew Carey to be inducted into WWE Hall of Fame

In this Oct. 21, 2010 file photo released

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TV personality and “The Price is Right” host Drew Carey is the latest inductee into the WWE Hall of Fame, according to Carey will join the “celebrity wing” which includes baseball legend Pete Rose, Bob Uecker and William “The Refrigerator” Perry.

Carey made his lone WWE appearance as the number six entry into the 2001 Royal Rumble. He was the only...

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WWE continues with the comebacks: Austin, JBL, & Sunny

The year of big returns continues for the WWE. Stone Cold Steve Austin appeared on Raw last night and announced that he will be the special guest referee for the Michael Cole vs. Jerry “The King” Lawler match. All we need is good ole’ JR, Jim Ross, and we have an all out party.

Speaking of returns, Austin stunned Cole’s original choice to be the referee, former WWE...

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Snooki to appear on WWE 'Raw' next week

"Jersey Shore" star Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi attends a

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If Snooki desires “gorilla juice heads” she has come to the right place.

MTV’s Snooki (Nicole Polizzi) from the “Jersey Shore” will appear on "Monday Night Raw" next week, according to TMZ. Raw will take place in St. Louis, Mo., and details of her appearance are not yet known.

Snooki’s good friend, JWoww (Jenni Farley), appeared on TNA’s...

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Rock, Cena showdown could disappoint WWE fans

A lot of people have compared the showdown of Rock and John Cena to that of the match between Hollywood Hogan and Rock at Wrestlemania 18 in 2002.

It’s a fair comparison in my opinion. In both cases we have two larger than life wrestling figures on a collision course. In one guy we have the “younger lion” who is the “it-guy” at the moment and the face of the company....

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Triple H's promo on Raw was a slap in the face

Triple H’s promo this past week on Raw did a good job hyping up his match with the Undertaker at Wrestlemania. Yet, I found some parts of his promo that went too far and not in a good way.

Triple H said he and the Undertaker were the last of a generation. That is with out a doubt true. Both guys are the longest running stars currently in the company. Triple H did a great job putting...

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Bart Scott the latest sports hero to play a wrestling villain

New York Jets linebacker Bart Scott grapples

(Credit: TNA)

Stars from the so-called “legitimate” sports world have been making guest appearances on professional wrestling for decades. There was Muhammad Ali getting airplane spun by Gorilla Monsoon in 1976; Joe Frazier “training” Mr. T. for his boxing match against Roddy Piper at WrestleMania 2, and Lawrence Taylor taking on Bam Bam Bigelow in the main event of WrestleMania XI.


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Bart Scott limps away from TNA wrestling debut

New York Jets linebacker Bart Scott grapples with

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After much hype all week, the world got to see Jets’ linebacker Bart Scott make his wrestling debut on TNA’s “Impact” Thursday night.

Scott was brought in to be Hulk Hogan’s “special enforcer” on what was Hogan’s big return to TNA. Hogan and his group, “Immortal,” which also includes legend Rick Flair, and Matt Hardy, are now in charge...

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Big wrestling names on LI with weekend

Former WCW, WWE wrestler Diamond Dallas Page.

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If any local wrestling fans are looking for something to do this Saturday you might want to think about attending “Fanfest 2011” presented by Fight the World Wrestling.

Former WCW champion Diamond Dallas Page is the biggest name expected to attend. Fanfest also is going to turn the clocks back to 1998 with a DX reunion as former WWE tag team champions, the New Age Outlaws, and...

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Thoughts on Rock-Cena-Miz promos, HHH-Taker hype, Hall of Fame and more

We're getting closer and closer to the biggest show of the year, and last night's Raw took several more steps toward WrestleMania XXVII.

Here are some thoughts:

. I very much enjoyed the hype for the big Undertaker - Triple-H showdown. A lot of people assumed that Shawn Michaels would be the lynchpin for the feud, with the storyline of Triple-H looking to avenge the defeat of his best...

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