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WWE star Jerry 'The King' Lawler has heart attack during Monday Night Raw, in stable condition, agent says
WWE Hall of Famer and Monday Night Raw announcer Jerry "The King" Lawler collapsed while broadcasting the program Monday, and according to play-by-play announcer Michael Cole was given CPR in the back of the arena.
A clearly shaken Cole made it clear that the incident was "not part of the entertainment."
Early Tuesday morning, Lawler's agent, Don Murry Grubbs, tweeted,...Read more »
Edge’s retirement on Raw last night was surreal. As he delivered a heartfelt speech about his long career I kept waiting for Alberto Del Rio to make his way down the ramp and interrupt Edge. Maybe a brawl would start and further their rivalry heading into their ladder match at Extreme Rules in three weeks.
Unfortunately for the fans, Del Rio never came out. Edge will forfeit the title...Read more »
The WWE Universe will finally get the dream match they had hoped for: The Rock vs. John Cena. The Attitude Era vs. the PG Era.
It will happen April 1, 2012 at Wrestlemania 28 in Miami, Florida.
You read it right, The Rock and Cena will have their historic one-on-one match next year at ‘Mania in the Rock’s hometown. Never has a match been booked almost a year in advance. It’s...Read more »
WWE CHAMPIONSHIP THE MIZ (C) DEFEATED JOHN CENA
I really liked Miz’s hype video before the match. It was his path to the WWE title mixed with other great moments by former WWE champions. Cena’s entrance was way over the top. It involved a choir and a voice over by DMX (I think). Need I say more? This was a tale of two matches. The first match ended in a count-out with Miz retaining...Read more »
Welcome ladies and gentlemen to the biggest night of the year in sports entertainment, Wrestlemania 27. Join us for a live chat/blog, which will begin at 6:00, one hour before Wrestlemania goes live. My partner in crime, Alfonso Castillo, will pop in from time-to-time with his thoughts.
Fellow Steel Cage blogger, Seth Mates, is at Wrestlemania tonight in Atlanta. His tweets will automatically...Read more »
Current TNA and former WWE star, Ric Flair, is in Atlanta to attend the WWE Hall of Fame, according to Jim Ross’ Twitter page.
"Good seeing wwe hof'ers Harley Race & Ric Flair telling stories in hotel bar. Naitch says he's going to see HBK be inducted Sat nite."
Michaels faced Flair at Wrestlemania 24 in 2008. The stipulation was if Flair lost he would retire from...Read more »
MICHAEL COLE VS. JERRY LAWLER (SPECIAL GUEST REFEREE: STONE COLD STEVE AUSTIN
Alfonso: Who would have thought that a match between two wrestling announcers would be among the most anticipated of the entire WrestleMania card? WWE has done a fine job of building the tension between Cole and Lawler over several months. Jack Swagger will be there to contribute to the athletic quotient of this...Read more »
It’s the “go-home” episode of “Monday Night Raw” in Chicago and here are the results and analysis for some of the bigger parts of the night.
The first segment to open up Raw was CM Punk sitting in the ring gloating about what he did to Randy Orton last week. It was a perfect segment as the Chicago crowd was very hot mainly because it was Punk’s hometown....Read more »
Long before Jerry “The King” Lawler feuded with the Miz and Michael Cole, he had one of the fiercest rivalries with "Superstar" Bill Dundee.
To many WWE fans, The King is one of the voices behind some of the WWE’s greatest moments over the last decade and a half. But he’s much more than a broadcaster who loves “puppies” and Divas. Lawler was one...Read more »
Last night’s Elimination Chamber pay per view was one of WWE’s best efforts in a long time. It included four good to great matches—including one early match of the year candidate—a title change, two surprise returns, and a lot of logical, solid booking. It also served to finalize the two world title matches at WrestleMania.
Some quick thoughts on the show:
. Booker...Read more »