Articles from June 2012



Monday Nitro – March 3, 1997: Worst Show Of The Series So Far

Monday Nitro #77 Date: March 3, 1997 Location: The Omni, Atlanta, Georgia Attendance: 13,693 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mike Tenay, Bobby Heenan, Larry Zbyszko We’re closing in on Uncensored and we need to get the main event established already. So far we know it’s Team WCW vs. Team NWO but if my memory is right, tonight […]

Monday Night Raw – June 4, 2012: Make This The AJ Show. Please?

Monday Night Raw Date: June 4, 2012 Location: BI-LO Center, Greenville, South Carolina Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler Cena is back tonight. That right there almost automatically makes the show better than it was last week. We have tonight and another week before No Way Out so it should be interesting to see what kind […]

Monday Night Raw – October 22, 2001: WWF Domination…..Again

Monday Night Raw Date: October 22, 2001 Location: Kemper Arena, Kansas City, Missouri Commentators: Jim Ross, Paul Heyman Since I had already done the October 15 show I’m jumping ahead to this one (see the October 8 review for the link to the October 15 show). It’s after No Mercy and the major change is […]

Monday Night Raw – October 8, 2001: Austin vs. Angle III

Monday Night Raw Date: October 8, 2001 Location: Conseco Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana Attendance: 9,204 Commentators: Jim Ross, Paul Heyman We’re 13 days away from No Mercy but more importantly tonight, Angle defends against Austin in a match with NO, I repeat NO, interference at all. You know, so they can guarantee interference. Other than that […]

Monday Night Raw – All Star Power, Not Much Substance

Monday Night Raw Date: October 12, 1998 Location: Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Uniondale, New York Attendance: 10,632 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler It’s the go home show for Judgment Day and Austin is back tonight I believe. Vince is going to be mad after the whole rape thing that happened last week. Anyway tonight main […]

In Your House #25: Judgment Day: Austin Gets Fired

In Your House 25: Judgment Day Date: October 18, 1998 Location: Rosemont Horizon, Rosemont, Illinois Attendance: 18,153 Commentators: Jerry Lawler, Jim Ross So we’re just three weeks (dang it happened back then too) from Breakdown and your two main things are as follows: there is no WWF Champion. After the double pin last month, Vince […]

Monday Night Raw – October 5, 1998: This Rock Guy Is Going To Be A Big Deal

Monday Night Raw Date: October 5, 1998 Location: Breslin Arena, East Lansing, Michigan Attendance: 9,846 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler It’s another week closer to Judgment Day and we have two Raws left before we get there. Tonight we’ll likely hear more about the main event for the PPV which is Austin refereeing Taker vs. […]

Monday Night Raw – November 16, 2009: The Madison Square Garden Show, Guest Starring WWE

Monday Night Raw Date: November 16, 2009 Location: Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York Attendance: 20,538 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler Guest Host: Roddy Piper This was a request and I believe it’s because the show is in MSG which is the major focal point of the show. I remember watching this live […]

Smackdown – June 1, 2012: Another Stake In The Brand Split

Smackdown Date: June 1, 2012 Location: Riverside Centroplex, Baton Rouge, Louisiana Commentators: Michael Cole, Booker T, Josh Matthews Tonight we have a Raw World Title match on Smackdown for the first time in a few years as Punk defends against Kane. I’d assume that Bryan has gotten the title match for No Way Out but […]