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Smackdown: One down, two to go for Jericho
By NICK TYLWALK - SLAM! Wrestling
Hey, why is Raw only two hours tonight? And why is it on SyFy instead of USA? Wait a minute ... That's right. It's Friday, and this is Smackdown, not Raw. You know what? I'm recapping this anyway. Let's head to Corpus Christi, Texas, not at all live on SyFy.
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Old school speculates on TNA demise
By STEVEN JOHNSON - SLAM! Wrestling
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Even as wrestlers and fans gathered to celebrate the past at the Mid-Atlantic Wrestling Legends Fan Fest, they cast a wary and acerbic look at the sport's future. TNA Wrestling's business woes were all the buzz at promoter Greg Price's final fan fest, and occupied much of the discussion at a Thursday night question-and-answer session hosted by Jim Cornette.
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Rockstar Spud talks Boot Camp past, TNA future before One Night Only
By NOLAN HOWELL - SLAM Wrestling
Rockstar Spud stepped into TNA in late 2013 and immediately established himself as one of the breakout stars of the year. While others may tower over the diminutive TNA standout physically, Spud himself explains that he displays big-time personality that rivals any of his counterparts as he nears his second year in the company. The TNA British Boot Camp winner has used the reality show as a launching pad into the upper echelon of the company as he took on the role of TNA Chief of Staff.
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Impact: Aries and Option C fail at Destination X
By NOLAN HOWELL - SLAM Wrestling
Former TNA X Division Champion Austin Aries has given it all up for the biggest prize of them all. The creator of Option C has cashed in the X Division gold for a chance at the TNA World Heavyweight Championship. Tonight on the special Destination X edition of TNA Impact, Aries battles champion Bobby Lashley for the biggest belt in TNA! Plus, The Hardys reunite for another run at the tag team top against TNA Tag Team Champions The Wolves! All that and more on this week's special Destination X edition of TNA Impact!
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NXT: Kidd is a lemon against Rose
By NOLAN HOWELL - SLAM Wrestling
No friend, competitor, or even wife can stop Tyson Kidd's ruthless taste for victory. The new side of Kidd to do anything for a win has shocked many, including his wife Natalya. Tonight on WWE NXT, Kidd takes on the unorthodox Adam Rose in the main event. Will his jealousy cause Kidd to be off his game? Plus, NXT Champion Adrian Neville and Tyler Breeze are due for a showdown! All that and more on this week's edition of WWE NXT!
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Hulk Hogan's ex sued by boy toy lover
By WENN
Hulk Hogan's ex-wife Linda Bollea has been hit with a lawsuit by her former fiance, who is seeking over $1 million for menial labour he alleges he carried out for her.
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Bautista lets his inner nerd out
By STEVE TILLEY - Toronto Sun
Drax the Destroyer, meet Iron Man. Iron Man, this is Drax. Fans of the Marvel cinematic universe love to imagine some of the superheroic crossovers that could happen in future instalments of the comic book films. Dave Bautista is one of those fans.
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Batista cried upon landing Guardians of the Galaxy role

WWE and Rogers solidify relationship until 2024 -- and bring Network to Canada
By GREG OLIVER - Producer, SLAM! Wrestling
On a day that it was releasing its second quarter results for 2014, World Wrestling Entertainment also announced a 10-year deal with Rogers Communications in Canada that would keep WWE programming on Rogers property Sportsnet 360 (formerly The Score) and distribute WWE Network in Canada -- eventually.
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Mick Foley rocks one-man show and a fanny pack
By JIM SLOTEK - Toronto Sun
Yes, hes playing comedy clubs. And hes one of the funniest people to ever step into a ring. But wrestling legend Mick Foley balks at being billed as a comedian.
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Main Event: Ambrose goes toe-to-toe with Del Rio
By NOLAN HOWELL - SLAM Wrestling
Dean Ambrose is a man with a full plate as of late. Embroiled in a rivalry with "Mr. Money in the Bank" Seth Rollins, Ambrose has been taking on all comers despite constant attacks from his rival and his partners in The Authority. Tonight on WWE Main Event, Ambrose takes on Alberto Del Rio. Plus, WWE Tag Team Champions The Usos are in action! All that and more on this week's edition of WWE Main Event!
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Do you think Spike TV cancelling TNA Impact Wrestling will be the end of the promotion?
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Mat Matters: Does Spike cutting TNA mean the end of the line?

The rib that shrunk Johnny Canuck

A last goodbye and thanks to Shuhei Aoki


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