Articles from January 2014



Wrestler of the Day – January 23: Nigel McGuinness

We’ll head over to England today for a guy I wish got a longer mainstream exposure than he received: Nigel McGuinness.

More In Depth Thoughts On Monday Night Raw – January 27, 2014

Since the Royal Rumble extra thoughts post went over so well I figured I’d try it again with Raw. I won’t be making this a regular thing unless there’s a big show where a lot of stuff happens. Let’s get to it.

Monday Night Raw – January 27, 2014: It’s A Long Way Down The Wrestlemania Road

Monday Night Raw Date: January 27, 2014 Location: Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, Ohio Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, John Bradshaw Layfield It’s the night after the Royal Rumble and the big question is what happens to Daniel Bryan. The fans hijacked the show last night in their support of Bryan but it seems that he […]

Second Hall of Fame Inductee

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More In Depth Thoughts On The Rumble

So I’ve had a night to sleep on one of the most controversial shows I’ve ever seen. I didn’t have the chance to go as in depth as I wanted to with some of my thoughts last night because the Rumble is such a fast paced match. Let’s take a closer look the whole show […]

Royal Rumble 2014: The Night The Crowd Died

Royal Rumble 2014 Date: January 26, 2014 Location: Consol Energy Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Jerry Lawler Tonight marks the official start of the Road to Wrestlemania. We’re ten weeks away from the biggest show of the year and barring some surprising changes, the main event will be set in place […]

Monday Night Raw – April 8, 2002: Austin Fights Authority

Monday Night Raw Date: April 8, 2002 Location: America West Arena, Phoenix, Arizona Attendance: 13,500 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler We’re two weeks past the Draft now and the main story is that Austin has signed with Raw, finally giving them an exclusive top star. Other than that there isn’t much going on here as […]

Thought of the Day: This Is The Main Event

As inspired by a line from Jesse Ventura at Wrestlemania V.

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2013: You Knew What You Were Getting

Royal Rumble 2013 Date: January 27, 2013 Location: US Airways Center, Phoenix, Arizona Attendance: 13,00 Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Jerry Lawler This show was only a year ago and I can barely remember anything about it. Aside from the Rumble the big matches are the Rock challenging CM Punk for the WWE Title […]

Wrestler of the Day – January 22: Tully Blanchard

After a string of some less than stellar picks, it’s time for the wrestler’s wrestler and an original Horseman: Tully Blanchard.