Articles from May 2014



Payback 2014 Preview

Last year’s show was pretty awesome so hopefully this one lives up to it’s Papa. Let’s get to it.

Wrestler of the Day – May 13: Abyss

A monster, a monster, he’s turned into a monster. It’s Abyss.

MVP Injured, Status Uncertain For Slammiversary

MVP has injured his knee at an indy show.  There’s no word on his status for the pay per view but he wasn’t able to wrestle his match today.  The show is two weeks from tomorrow.

Thunder – January 7, 1999: Hulk Hogan Looks Like A Moron

Thunder Date: January 7, 1999 Location: Richmond Coliseum, Richmond, Virginia Attendance: 8,597 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan It’s a new year but somehow it feels like we’re still in 1997. Hogan is World Champion again and he has the full NWO behind him including Lex Luger and the Outsiders. This is the first […]

Wrestler of the Day – May 12: New Age Outlaws

Oh you didn’t know? Today we have the New Age Outlaws.

Smackdown – May 30, 2014: Who Would Have Seen That Coming?

Smackdown Date: May 30, 2014 Location: Phillips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield It’s the final show before Payback and every major match is firmly set up for Sunday. The main story coming off Raw is Daniel Bryan having to surrender the title on Sunday or have his wife Brie Bella get […]

Thought of the Day: Next!

With regards to Roman Reigns.

Wrestler of the Day – May 11: Larry Zbyszko

I’ll cut the stalling and get right to it. Today is Larry Zbyszko.

Champion – The Best of Kurt Angle: The Samoa Joe Story

Champion: The Best of Kurt Angle Location: Impact Zone, Orlando, Florida Commentators: Don West, Mike Tenay So you might remember around Christmas 2013, TNA released a bunch of their DVDs on their Youtube page for free and said it was just for that weekend. It’s now six months later and they’re all still available for […]

Impact Wrestling – May 29, 2014: What Is It Good For? Absolutely Nothing.

Impact Wrestling Date: May 29, 2014 Location: Impact Zone, Orlando, Florida Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tazz After last week, the only hope that I have is that the focus is spread out a little bit, rather than having almost everything being about the new trio. We’re coming up on Slammiversary with Eric Young defending against MVP, […]