Tag: WWE

Wrestlemania: Goodbye, Undertaker. The End of An Era

Posted: April 3, 2017 at 9:00 am   /   Professional Wrestling

For millions of wrestling fans around the world, a part of their childhood died on Sunday, April 2 at Wrestlemania when Roman Reigns put The Undertaker out of his misery. The Deadman looked old, weak, and slow against a younger and more agile Reigns. Having just turned 52, it was time for Mark Calaway to […]

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Preview: Wrestlemania 33 in Orlando, Florida this Sunday on WWE Network

Posted: March 30, 2017 at 3:16 pm   /   Professional Wrestling

It’s that time again wrestling fans – Wrestlemania is here! It’s the WWE’s version of the Superbowl for men in tights (and women too). This year’s showcase of the immortals will be taking place in Orlando, Florida. If the early pictures of the gigantic roller coaster being built mean anything, wrestling fans could be in for a […]

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Former WWE Intercontinental Champion Joanie “Chyna” Laurer Passes Away At 45

Posted: April 21, 2016 at 6:57 pm   /   Local, Professional Wrestling

Over the past few years, the wrestling world has lost many of the superstars who made the product great. These amazing individuals have been dying far too young and often. Just last week, Ballz Mahoney, known for his time in ECW, passed away in his home. Mahoney was just 44 years old. Then last night, […]

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Preview: Will WWE Disappoint at Wrestlemania XXXII?

Posted: March 31, 2016 at 10:04 am   /   Local, Professional Wrestling

This Sunday is the grand daddy of them all, Wrestlemania. It’s the WWE’s biggest show of the year, which will be taking place in Dallas at AT&T Stadium. When it was first announced that Mania would be in Dallas, my friends and I were planning on going. We attended two years ago in New Orleans […]

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Farewell, Bryan Danielson – Future WWE Hall-of-Famer

Posted: February 25, 2016 at 10:56 am   /   Local, Wrestling

Yes, wrestling is scripted. It’s a male soap opera. I know that. Since I was 5 years old, I’ve loved the sport. WWE has been a part of my life every Monday night and one Sunday a month for a pay per view, for over 20 years. Wrestlers come and go, and it’s not very […]

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The ReviewSTL Wrestling Podcast Ep. 2 – WWE “SummerSlam” 2014 Preview

Posted: August 15, 2014 at 4:39 pm   /   Local, ReviewSTL Podcast, Wrestling

With the 2014 edition of SummerSlam happening this Sunday, it only seemed fitting that the ReviewStl Wrestling Podcast make it’s return!   On this episode, I am joined by Jeremy and Jake.  We  break down this Sunday’s SummerSlam card and give our predictions.  We also talk about some of our favorite SummerSlam moments from the past. […]

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Review: WWE Monday Night Raw in St. Louis (4/28)

Posted: April 30, 2014 at 2:53 pm   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, Television Reviews

This week’s edition of Monday Night Raw was not only the go-home show for the Extreme Rules pay per view, but also aired live from St. Louis. With the pay per view being less than a week away, there was not much hype surrounding this weeks edition of Raw, which was not necessarily a bad […]

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WWE Hall-of-Famer “The Ultimate Warrior” James Brian Hellwig Dead at 54

Posted: April 9, 2014 at 7:14 am   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, Television Reviews

The Ultimate Warrior signing autographs before Wrestlemania 30, just days before his death.[/caption]Legendary WWE superstar Ultimate Warrior is dead. The former world heavyweight champion, who gained global fame in the 80s and 90s with the World Wrestling Federation, collapsed outside his hotel room in Arizona around 5:50 p.m. on Tuesday. He was pronounced dead at […]

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WWE Review: WrestleMania 30 – A Weekend to Remember

Posted: April 8, 2014 at 11:15 pm   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, Television Reviews

WrestleMania weekend was everything I thought it would be. Fun, entertaining, and one hell of a long drive! I embarked on the journey to New Orleans with three friends. We left Thursday night, stopped in Tunica, which was not a good idea. The slot machines did not treat me well, however, the rest of the […]

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WWE Monday Night Raw Review / Wrestlemania XXX Preview (3/31)

Posted: April 1, 2014 at 2:27 pm   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, Television Reviews, Wrestling

With WrestleMania 30 less than a week away, it’s time to look at the state of the WWE heading into the SuperBowl of wrestling. If Monday night’s Raw was any indication, WWE has done a fine job hyping 3 of the 8 scheduled matches. Unfortunately, that leaves 5 that may bore viewers. The biggest disappointment […]

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