Tag: DeadSpin

DEADSPIN: “This Is Darby Allin… And I Love Him”

DeadSpin's Lauren Theisen professes her affection for one of All Elite Wrestling's fastest rising characters

DEADSPIN: Impact Wrestling Has A New Network, But The Same Old...

The roller coaster story of Impact Wrestling continued last week, when their parent company, Anthem Sports, purchased AXS TV

DEADSPIN: Bigoted Wrestling Fans Are Getting Loud And Promotions Need To...

David Bixenspan discusses Nyla Rose, the backlash against LGBTQ performers, and how wrestling companies should deal with the conflict going forward

DEADSPIN: New Japan Let KENTA Finish A Match, Despite Being Obviously...

Columnist David Bixenspan writes about how his match kept going... even after KENTA got his bell rung so severely that he couldn’t do simple wrestling moves

DEADSPIN: All Elite Wrestling’s Newest Signing Is As Divisive As Wrestlers...

AEW's announcement that it had signed Orange Cassidy earlier this week qualified as a relatively significant amount of fanfare

DEADSPIN: Everyone Is Getting Signed, But Indie Wrestling Will Be Just...

While the rest of the sports world is deep in a summer lull, independent wrestling is in the middle of a hectic 10 days of notable shows

DEADSPIN: Paul Heyman’s First Monday Night Raw Showed Real Signs Of...

There’s still a lot of work to be done, but this week's show had noticeable changes, and they had the new Executive Director's fingerprints all over them

DEADSPIN: WWE Picks Two Relics Of The ’90s To Fix Its...

The unexpected additions of the former heads of WCW and ECW screams of desperation... in a distinctly WWE way

DEADSPIN: WWE Unearthed Some Legendary ’80s Wrestling Gold In The Jim...

WWE recently delivered what had been holy grail of sorts for decades - raw footage of the first annual Jim Crockett Sr. Memorial Cup tournament from 1986

DEADSPIN: WWE Is Finally Using NXT To Its Full Potential

There is a lengthy list of things that WWE is currently doing wrong, but its stewardship of developmental promotion NXT is not on it