Monthly Archives: May 2010

Ringside Reads: Memorial Day 2010

- On this Memorial Day, Wrestlespective takes a look back at all the military men in wrestling history. – Kevin Eck of the Baltimore Sun wrestling blog Ring Posts shares his thoughts on Mickie James’ new CD, “Strangers and Angels.”

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5.25.10 WWE NXT thoughts

The clear highlight of NXT, as with last week’s episode, was the interaction between Michael Cole and Daniel Bryan. The whole segment was well done and came across as being very real, which is something we don’t get very often

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5.24.10 WWE Raw review

Not including the absolutely horrible in-ring segment with Jon Lovitz, last night’s episode of Raw was the best in a quite a while. Bret Hart was introduced as the new general manager, R-Truth became the new United States Champion, Batista

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WWE Over The Limit review

WWE tried to go Over The Limit with Sunday’s pay-per-view but came up short. On paper the card looked like it had great potential but instead we got a flat effort from WWE. One title changed hands, as Kofi Kingston

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Ringside Reads: 5.23.10

Your Sunday linkage while you get prepared for tonight’s WWE Over The Limit pay-per-view: – First, be sure to check out my preview and predictions for tonight’s card. John Cena defends the WWE Title against Batista in an I Quit

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Carlito released by WWE

World Wrestling Entertainment has announced the release of Carlito after he failed a drug test and refused to enter rehab at the request of the company. Unlike most of the company’s releases which are buried in the “News” section of

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WWE Over The Limit preview and predictions

WWE presents Over The Limit live on pay-per-view this Sunday. The card features a few rematches in Batista/Cena and Punk/Mysterio but also gives us some fresh matchups with Big Show challenging Jack Swagger for the World Heavyweight Championship and Edge

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5.20.10 TNA Impact review

Thursday’s episode of TNA Impact had so many awful parts that I don’t even know where to begin. The show had a few bright spots, but they were overshadowed by more of what we’ve come to expect from TNA: Illogical

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5.18.10 WWE NXT thoughts

Tuesday’s episode of NXT was by far the best of the season. WWE is finally bringing an element of excitement to the show and I really liked that they brought back the rookies who were eliminated to let them speak

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5.17.10 WWE Raw review

The commercial-free (except in Canada) Raw was one of the better episodes of late but was still dragged down by a few things. The most notable of those was Bret Hart winning the United States Title. I’m not going to

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