Welcome back to Wrestling Re-Booking, where we look back and rewrite the script on some wrestling angles because it’s always fun to wonder what if. The comeback of Extreme Championship Wrestling excited many, but it soured after one month. Fans expected the ECW of old to return but got a watered down version of the … Continue reading Wrestling Re-Booking: WWE’s Version of ECW
Dear WWE and the WWE Universe, Believe it or not, you’re in better shape than you think. The Mae Young Classic recently took place (don’t worry, no spoilers from me). Your shows are going well, and the current WWE landscape is looking promising for SummerSlam. It’s disappointing when you hear a show is cancelled with … Continue reading Open Letter: WWE’s Lack of Communication
Dear basketball fans, Being upset that one of your favorite players is one thing. Setting his jersey on fire is another. We’ve seen this kind of treatment before. The latest victim is Gordon Hayward, who announced on The Players’ Tribune that he’s signing with the Boston Celtics. The deal is for four years worth $128 … Continue reading Open Letter: Basketball Jersey Treatment
It’s Derek Jeter Week for the New York Yankees. His number will join the esteemed list of Yankee players at Monument Park on May 14. The Yankees will face the Houston Astros on that date in Yankee Stadium. It’s eerily similar of how the Yankees are now as opposed to Jeter at his best. The … Continue reading Aaron Judge: the new Face of the New York Yankees?
It’s 2017. It’s been seventy years since Jackie Robinson conquered the color line and became the first non-white athlete to compete in Major League Baseball. However, it’s a shock when racism and baseball go hand in hand these days. Monday, May 1, 2017 featured the Baltimore Orioles opening a three-game set at Boston against the … Continue reading Baseball: Shame on Boston
One thing’s for sure: we should be thanking Lavar Ball for the right reason. Although, it’s not exactly what you think. Lavar Ball leads the charge for his son, Lonzo Ball. His son has declared for the NBA Draft and is expected to be chosen by an NBA team. He’s just having trouble getting a … Continue reading Student Athletes: Defining The Parents’ Role
WrestleMania 33 became the resting place for a wrestling icon. We just didn’t see it coming. The night was filled with many great bouts. AJ Styles defeated Shane McMahon as arguably the most surprising match of the night. Chris Jericho and Kevin Owens lived up to the hype. The Hardy Boyz returned in rousing form. … Continue reading WrestleMania 33: The True End of an Era