Articles from June 2013



On This Day: June 27, 1999 – King of the Ring 1999: Austin vs. A Briefcase

King of the Ring 1999 Date: June 27, 1999 Location: Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina Attendance: 19,761 Commentators: Jerry Lawler, Jim Ross We’re at the very end of the Corporate Ministry here as Taker is champion and Austin is the CEO due to some complete insanity. The main event tonight is Austin vs. the McMahons […]

Monday Nitro – February 2, 1998: This Feels So Familiar

Monday Nitro #125 Date: February 2, 1998 Location: Alamodome, San Antonio, Texas Commentators: Mike Tenay, Bobby Heenan, Larry Zbyszko, Tony Schiavone Much to my surprise, this is the first time Nitro has ever been in Texas if the announcers are to be believed. We’re on the way to SuperBrawl and Sting vs. Hogan II but […]

Monday Night Raw – January 27, 2003: You Can Feel The Suck Starting

Monday Night Raw Date: January 27, 2003 Location: Allstate Arena, Chicago, Illinois Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler We’re back to this death year for the company after a five month layoff. We’re past the Rumble which means HHH is world champion (I’m shocked too) and heading towards No Way Out where we get a rematch […]

On This Day: June 26, 2005 – Vengeance 2005: Shawn vs. Angle II

Vengeance 2005 Date: June 26, 2005 Location: Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, Nevada Attendance: 9,850 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Jonathan Coachman It’s a Raw show this time as we’re still in the middle of the stupid single brand shows and will be for over another year. This is a two match show, but […]

On This Day: June 25, 2001 – Monday Night Raw: That’s How The Invasion Started

Monday Night Raw Date: June 25, 2001 Location: Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York Attendance: 13,763 Commentators: Jim Ross, Paul Heyman Ok so we’re past King of the Ring now and there are a few more developments. Benoit isn’t going to be back for over a year after having the injury angle last […]

Smackdown Money In The Bank Match

Why do so many people think this match isn’t happening?  You need seven people for the match right?  Here are some options:

Monday Night Raw – June 24, 2013: Daniel Bryan Is The Man

Monday Night Raw Date: June 24, 2013 Location: North Charleston Coliseum, North Charleston, South Carolina Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Jerry Lawler The WWE is on a roll as of late with good Smackdowns, a good Payback and a great Raw last week. Tonight’s focus will likely be on Punk vs. Lesnar as Brock […]

ROH Dropping iPPV, Possibly Losing Briscoes

For you ROH fans out there, here’s a rare post about them.

On This Day: June 24, 2007 – Vengeance 2007: It Was Just Six Years Ago

Vengeance 2007 Date: June 24, 2007 Location: Toyota Center, Houston, Texas Attendance: 15,000 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, Joey Styles, Tazz, John Layfield So this is the final actual Vengeance show and its official title is Vengeance: Night of Champions. This show is infamous for one reason: it’s the Benoit Show. The next […]

On This Day: June 23, 2002 – King of the Ring 2002: Brock Reigns

King of the Ring 2002 Date: June 23, 2002 Location: Nationwide Arena, Columbus, Ohio Attendance: 14,200 Commentators: Jerry Lawler, Jim Ross Austin is gone. That’s your big story number one. He was pissed off at management so he just walked out on the company. This is the story they mean when they say he took […]