This edition of The Bodyslam Podcast dabbles in a little experiment. In the spirit of Batista appearing in the upcoming Marvelfilm,Guardians of the Galaxy, we decided to take a break from the world of professional wrestling and discuss all of the comings and goings of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Between the in ring action, colorful characters, god like physiques, and over the top story lines, wrestling is a live action comic book and there is tremendous crossover with both genres.
Gerweck.net writer Atlee Greene along with Todd Graham and Shane Daly geek out with their predictions, dream scenarios and thoughts on the past, present and future Marvel films with a little Star Wars mixed in for fun. Click here and we hope you enjoy this topical trial run.
Vince McMahon is used to getting his way but apparently, Batista didn’t get the memo. Reports have surfaced regarding “The Animal’s” refusal to wrestle Daniel Bryan at WWE’s upcoming Payback pay-per-view. Wrestlers refusing to put people over is nothing new, however, Batista deserves a pass on any flack he is receiving for refusing the match. Luckily, his support of Bryan and the refusal of the idea as opposed to the wrestler himself seems to be his saving grace. Continue reading →
The Body Slam Podcast is coming at you with the hottest topics of the week in wrestling. Atlee, Todd and Shane review Raw and banter about the latest developments with the WWE Hall of Fame. Also, the body slam crew will discuss the lack of good villains today and examine every heel on the WWE roster.
The main event for this year’s Wrestlemania has been set: Dave Batista will defend the WWE championship against John Cena. Despite receiving a boat load of criticism for their work in the ring, they are two of the biggest stars in the business today. While the internet fans may prefer Edge vs. Jericho or Undertaker vs. Michaels to receive the honors, fans of the WWE universe will clamor to this match up as it will be up to Cena and Batista to bring home the goods.