No Gimmicks Needed Podcast

No Gimmicks Needed Podcast

No Gimmicks Needed is a place where the format is simple, the news is real and the bells and whistles are unnecessary! Join us weekly as we give you the hot updates, news and rumors in today's pro wrestling and get you ready for the upcoming WWE PPVS! We don't take ourselves seriously but do give our audience our great wrestling minds and bring detail and logic into our podcast. If you love wrestling there is no need to skip!

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September 26, 2022 108 min

Triple H has done it, War Games is coming to Survivor Series and it's NOT Raw vs Smackdown, what is the deal with the White Rabbit and is it really Bray Wyatt? Some clues say so. CM Punk may not be coming back to AEW and his fans are pissed but should they be? Smackdown had one of the best opening segments ever with the Bloodline and why I love that the story is still going. Rampage had a good show with a surprised return! All ...

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Well Logan Paul wants another fight and this time it's with Roman Reigns at Crown Jewel and it's for the championship? We give you the reason why this is a ok idea but also a bad one. Smackdown gave us Easter eggs of Bray Wyatt, could he be coming back or is it someone else? NXT black and gold is back or is it not? AEW Grand Slam 2022 predictions and what this 2 night event is missing and what's not needed! So come join...

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Short podcast this week as we are mostly talking about AEW and the fallout from the Media Scrum. We talk about who should be fired and what comes next for Tony Khan. Braun Strowman is back but botch the comeback, Pat McAfee is leaving Smackdown until later this year, AEW Dynamite recap along with Friday night Smackdown recap. So come join us for good wrestling talk with No Gimmicks Needed!


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BREAKING NEWS: This just made the podcast because we were late but CM Punk goes off and tells how he feels about people in AEW and a fight starts backstage with him and the Elite. Tony Khan needs to get his house in order more than ever or we have another WCW on our hands! Triple does and interview with Ariel Helwani and Chris Jericho has something to say. If the Velveteen Dream is looking for papa H to bring him back now he has to...
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Big wrestling weekend and we give you predictions for All Out, Clash at the Castle. Tony Khan needs to get his house in order from CM Punk, Thunder Rosa, Eddie Kingston etc. Short to the point in this episode so come join us with No Gimmicks Needed!

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Triple H is getting his Tony Khan on with a new return every week it seems to be. Hit Row, Karrion Kross and Scarlet, Dakota Kia, Dexter Lumus are all back and with more on the way Triple H needs to make his own rosters and the draft maybe coming sooner rather than later. Bray Wyatt may come back to WWE but will he still be the "Fiend"? NXT 2.0 Heatwave predictions and the return on CM Punk along with one of the greatest ca...
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More of a recap from this week, Triple H is making big moves and who will he bring in next? Liv Morgan booed at Smackdown? We can give you the reason why, Women's tag team belts are back but is that a good thing if no Sasha Banks and Naomi? AEW Battle for the Belts 3 review and it's the best one yet! All this and more so come join us for good wrestling talk with No Gimmicks Needed!

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Big news this week as Triple H becomes head of creative and we saw his finger prints all over Summerslam now with this job true change can come to the business but is it all good? We talk about what we want to see from WWE and what could stay the same. Ric Flair had his last match and we tell you why his last match should have been Wrestlemania XIV in 2008, Wrestlemaina is coming to the home town of the Nerd Coalition and we are hy...
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Vince McMahon is retiring from WWE is news that NONE of us thought we would hear but it has happen. With Vince leaving WWE it brings up more questions about what was found by the board and what can happen in the future. We do a deep dive into this timeline of events and that real change could be on the way. Brock Lesnar walks out of Smackdown but then comes back due to the McMahon news but does he want to die on this hill? Jonathan...
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This week we talk about Raw going TV14 in the future and why this WON'T change a thing as long as Hush Money Vince is still there, Sasha Banks charging $30,000 for events and we get on the assholes on social media and why Sasha is under charging herself! ROH Death before Dishonor is this weekend and we give our predictions, Kurt Angle tells us why Vince made Jason Jordan his son, Cora Jade maybe had one of the worst nights in w...
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Vince is back at it again and this time we has given 12 million in hush money to 4 different women! He needs to be removed now, Jordynne Grace has a take on Chris Benoit that we both can understand but disagree with at the same time, Angelo Dawkins talks his role in the street profits but is tired of being second fiddle, Logan Paul sign a contract with WWE and that is not a bad thing. Did the Great Khail actually slap someone? Shot...
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THIS SHOW IS FROM LAST WEEK WHILE NC WAS ON VACATION

We are taking a short Vacation and we just talk about what we wanted to talk about which is our thoughts on Roe V Wade overturned decision, AEW & NJPW Forbbiden Door review and how this could be the best wrestling show of the year, 20 years of John Cena and what he could do at Summerslam, Diddy at the B.E.T awards because we can! We will be back next week with a REAL wrestling...
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We miss one week just one week of the podcast and the news hits us hard this week. Vince McMahon steps down as CEO and Chairman of WWE amid misconduct claims and Stephanie McMahon takes his place after just leaving 3 weeks ago? Sasha Banks is finally released by WWE or we think she is we really don't know anything because the story is up and down, Jeff Hardy arrested AGAIN for a DUI and it is time for that man to reap what he s...
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What a week for AEW, first we had MJF no showing a fan event then doing business for Wardlow, CM Punk wins AEW championship but breaks his foot on a crowd dive?! and now forbidden door is WIDE OPEN. We go over what happen at Rampage and what this could mean for MJF and CM Punk in the future and also why Rampage was better than Smackdown this week! Raw presents Hell in a Cell tonight so we give our predictions on the matter and why ...
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It has been a wild and crazy detailed week for WWE and we go over ALL the details in Sasha Banks and Naomi walk out from last Monday, there are so many more details and this won't be over no time soon. Stephanie McMahon is taking a leave of Absence from WWE to take care of here family while Triple H returns to work? We are wondering if there is anymore to this story. Bryan Danielson injured at Rampage taping? LA Knight debuts o...
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Our podcast is coming a day late but boy are we glad because some HUGE NEWS DROPPED!
On Raw last night Sasha Banks and Naomi walked out due to creative issues over the main event. Now we know there are more details to come out but for the details we have right now this is very big and WWE has a bigger problem that they need to address. The MJF rumors can be true and he could be walking out of AEW for WWE over more money and Tony Kha...
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This is a late podcast as we were enjoying Mother's day weekend.

We didn't do our Wrestlemania Backlash predictions but we give our review of the whole show and we update our fantasy list and check to see who is in the lead. AEW fight forever is suppose to come out "this year" but Kenny Omega and Yukes are having problems along with Tessa Blanchard and WOW having problems as well. Come join us for some good wrestling...
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This week Athena aka Ember Moon tells her story about the downfall of NXT and how it change after Triple H left. She talks about the talent meetings and how they wanted the women to dress like Mandy Rose, NXT 2.0 is not done yet because we have firings of more superstars. We talk about how the writing on Smackdown was SO BAD that it put a question mark on Wrestlemania Backlash. So come join us for great wrestling talk with No Gimmi...
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This is a short podcast this week as I took time away for a mental health break and it was Easter weekend. This week we talk about what Tony Khan was thinking after that dynamite ending and news on the AEW video game, also a quick Raw and Smackdown recap.

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Loaded show for you today as we dive into all the drama that has been happening this week. As we said before that Sunny would end up killing someone if she stays on this path and unfortunately that happen. Nash Carter from MSK has been released and the case between him and his wife are pretty messy. Dwayne Johnson has the XFL coming out next year but there us something familiar with that logo, we "wonder" what it is, season...
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