Articles from June 2011



Monday Night Raw – June 20, 2011 – I Prefer Power to the Players

Monday Night Raw Date: June 20, 2011 Location: 1st Mariner Arena, Baltimore, Maryland Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, Booker T It’s another three hour Raw coming off a rather weak PPV last night in the form of Capitol Punishment.  It’s Power to the People tonight which more or less means Viewer’s Choice, as the fans […]

Capitol Punishment 2011 – Exhibit A For Bringing Back In Your House

Capitol Punishment 2011 Date: June 19, 2011 Location: Verizon Center, Washington D.C. Commentators: Michael Cole, Booker T, Jerry Lawler Time for another B show PPV.  The main events are Orton vs. Christian III and Cena vs. Truth for the titles.  This has a bit of a better feel to it than Over the Limit, but […]

November to Remember 1998 – Why This Wasn’t Taz’s Night I’ll Never Know

November to Remember 1998 Date: November 1, 1998 Location: Lakefront Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana Attendance: 5,800 Commentator: Joey Styles So we’re another three months later and not a ton has changed. Shane is FINALLY coming back to the ring since you know, that whole three months of not being able to wrestle wasn’t justification to […]

Smackdown – June 17, 2011 – Pretty Weak Go Home Show

Smackdown Date: June 17, 2011 Location: Dunkin Donuts Center, Providence, Rhode Island Commentators: Michael Cole, Booker T, Josh Matthews Final show before Capitol Punishment and the main question here is can Orton actually wrestle on Sunday.  He has a legit concussion and is more or less a game time decision for the PPV.  Other than […]

Impact – June 16, 2011 – A Lot Happens Here. Not Sure If That’s A Good Thing Though.

Impact Wrestling Date: June 16, 2011 Location: Impact Zone, Orlando, Florida Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tazz We’re past Slammiversary now and on the way to Victory Road.  Tonight we apparently also begin the Bound For Glory Series which is a competition between 12 people that I guess we’ll hear the details of tonight.  Also we have […]

The Main Event II – It’s KB’s First Birthday!

The Main Event II Date: February 3, 1989 Location: Bradley Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jesse VenturaFirst and foremost, this was on my first birthday, meaning the day I was born, a year prior to this, as in the day of my birth, isn’t my birthday. I’ve never understood that. Anyway, this is more […]

NXT – June 14, 2011 – Same Old, Same Old

NXT Date: June 14, 2011 Location: Dunkin Donuts Center, Providence, Rhode Island Commentators: Todd Grisham, William Regal Tonight is week fifteen, matching the longest season (season 1) of this show so far.  With the recent arrest of Lucky Cannon, there’s a chance he’s gone tonight.  That was definitely shocking news.  Not that he got arrested.  […]

Monday Night Raw – June 13, 2011 – All-Stars. Uh…Why?

Monday Night Raw Date: June 13, 2011 Location: Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Long Island, New York Commentators: Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole This is a three hour show and billed as WWE All-Stars.  The guest GM for the night is Steve Austin so expect some extra fans to be brought in because of him.  It’s also […]

Slammiversary 2011 – Some very questionable stuff but TNA’s best PPV of the year

Slammiversary 2011 Date: June 12, 2011 Location: Impact Zone, Orlando, Florida Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tazz It’s anniversary day for TNA again as this time they’re turning nine.  The main event is Sting vs. Anderson in what I’m sure will live up to all of the hype.  Given the matches and such they’ve had so far […]

Fall Brawl 1996 – And So It Begins

Fall Brawl 1996 Date: September 15, 1996 Location: Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Winston Salem, North Carolina Attendance: 11,300 Commentators: Dusty Rhodes, Bobby Heenan, Tony Schiavone WOW that’s a long name for a place to hold a show. This show is about two things: War Games and Sting. Six days before this, Sting had been […]