Articles from May 2012

Impact Wrestling – May 31, 2012: It’s Live And That’s About It

Impact Wrestling Date: May 31, 2012 Location: Impact Zone, Orlando, Florida Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tazz This is a big night tonight as not only are we moving up to 8pm, but it’s also a live show. We’re opening with Roode vs. Sting because this is all about hot new acts like Sting. Other than that […]

NXT – May 30, 2012: Superstars II

NXT Date: May 30, 2012 Location: Riverside Centroplex, Baton Rouge, Louisiana Commentators: Josh Matthews, William Regal Back to what has officially become the most boring show this side of Warriors of Wrestling. We’re hopefully wrapping this season up but getting there is really dragging, as there were zero stories last week as well as no […]

Randy Orton Suspended For 60 Days By WWE Due To Wellness Violation This might be a good thing for him. he needs to freshen up a bit. This is his second violation. Thoughts?

AWF Warriors of Wrestling – September 21, 1995: The Forerunner To Heroes Of Wrestling?

AWF Warriors of Wrestling Date: September 21, 1995 Location: Studio City, Chicago, Illinois Commentators: Mick Karch, Terry Taylor Now here’s one I’d bet that most of you have never heard of. This is from the mid-90s and it’s an attempt at making a third national promotion. Their big stars: Bob Orton, Tito Santana, Greg Valentine. […]

USWA Championship Wrestling – March 16, 1991: Texas vs. Tennessee

USWA Championship Wrestling Date: March 16, 1991 Location: USWA Television Studios, Memphis, Tennessee Commentators: Dave Brown, Michael St. John Back to Memphis here after that 9 straight PPV marathon I did. Lawler is the world champion again, having beaten Funk in the Mid-South Coliseum on Monday. That being said, he’s taking some time off due […]

Thought Of The Day: The Triple Crown

Back in the 1990s, I remember hearing about how Diesel became the third Triple Crown winner in WWF history. He joined Pedro Morales and Bret Hart as the only three men to do that. Each had something distinct about it: Morales did it first, Bret was the first to win each title twice, and Diesel […]

Monday Night Raw – May 28, 2012: The Big Show Show

Monday Night Raw Date: May 28, 2012 Location: New Orleans Arena, New Orleans, Louisiana Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler It’s Memorial Day which means that not a lot of people are going to watch here. Hopefully that doesn’t mean they put on a horrible show which they’ve been known to do at times. The main […]

Turning Point 2005: He Is Coming Back

Turning Point 2005 Date: December 11, 2005 Location: Impact Zone, Orlando, Florida Attendance: 900 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Don West It’s the final 2005 PPV and we go out with what should have been the main event last month: Jarrett vs. Rhyno for the title. Other than that we’ve got AJ vs. Joe and Christian vs. […]

Genesis 2005: Christian Cages Comes Calling

Genesis 2005 Date: November 13, 2005 Location: Impact Zone, Orlando, Florida Attendance: 900 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Don West It’s the month after Bound For Glory and there are two things of note: there’s a major debut tonight, and Eddie Guerrero died earlier in the day. The main event tonight is a six man tag with […]

Bound For Glory 2005: If All TNA Shows Were Like This, I’d Rarely Complain

Bound For Glory 2005 Date: October 23, 2005 Location: Impact Zone, Orlando, Florida Attendance: 900 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Don West It’s the biggest show of the year (I think it was back then at least) and the main event is Nash vs. Jarrett. In theory at least, as Nash has come down with his latest […]