Less than 24 hours removed from WWE NXT TakeOver: WarGames, Graham "GSM" Matthews is joined by a returning Noah Wade to talk about the extraordinary event in an exclusive audio review for Next Era Wrestling and YouTube! Listen to their near-hour long discussion covering Lars Sullivan's decimation of Kassius Ohno and how he has been handled up to this point, the outstanding outing between Aleister Black and The Velveteen Dream and praising the stellar story told, the fun Fatal 4-Way for the NXT Women's Championship that saw Ember Moon finally capture the belt and how the gold feels prestigious compared to most main roster titles, Andrade "Cien" Almas upsetting Drew McIntyre for the NXT Championship and how it was the best move NXT could have made, the brutal WarGames main event and what's next for everyone involved, last minute Survivor Series 2017 thoughts, and much more!
WWE announced on Friday, July 7, 2017 that Austin Aries has been released... but why?! In this exclusive audio, Graham "GSM" Matthews discusses the departure of The Greatest Man Who Ever Lived, speculates why he might have called it quits and what could have stopped him from leaving, how WWE could have used him better, when he might have known it was time for him to go, the biggest problem with WWE's Cruiserweight division, what's next for Aries, and much more! And, stay tuned for GSM's quick thoughts on AJ Styles winning the United States Championship at a house show in Madison Square Garden!
In this WrestleRant Radio extra, Graham "GSM" Matthews reviews an incredible NXT TakeOver: Toronto review and offers his candid thoughts on Bobby Roode's gloriously epic entrance, where he and Tye Dillinger go from here, The Authors of Pain winning the second annual Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic, DIY and The Revival contesting one of the best bouts all year with an amazing ending, Mickie James returning to contend for Asuka's NXT Women's Championship and why WWE should sign her, Samoa Joe upsetting Shinsuke Nakamura for the NXT Championship in a shocking turn of events, and much more!
The Brand Split is back, baby! Graham "GSM" Matthews couldn't wait until next Tuesday to break down the news on WrestleRant Radio, so in this exclusive audio, he talks all about the Brand Split being brought back, WWE SmackDown going live on Tuesday nights starting in July and why it's the final piece of the puzzling in making the blue brand relevant again, the return of the draft and when it might be held, what this means for WWE's summer season, pros and cons of the Brand Split and concerns about Raw being three hours, the biggest beneficiaries, NXT call-ups, and much more!
In this special bonus episode of audio, Graham "GSM" Matthews and John Napolitano look back at the historic last week in wrestling including WrestleMania 32, Monday Night Raw, SmackDown, NXT and so much more! Listen as they sound off on their immediate reaction to WrestleMaina, where it ranks among recent installments, the main event between Roman Reigns and Triple H, Enzo Amore and Colin Cassady being the future of WWE's tag team division, the post-WrestleMania Raw, and if The Vaudevillians will get over on the main roster.
Furthermore, the duo give their two cents on how AJ Styles has been booked in WWE so far, where Karl Anderson and Doc Gallows fit in, fantasy booking cards for SummerSlam and WrestleMania 33, opponents for Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins returning soon, and Bobby Roode in NXT. Plus, don't miss John's epic rant on how The Rock burying The Wyatt Family at WrestleMania and how WWE has misused the stable!