Articles from December 2014

New Column: Where Do We Go From Here?

Looking at Daniel Bryan and the Authority returning and their potential impact on Wrestlemania XXXI.   Happy New Year.

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 1990: Maybe It Will Live Forever

Royal Rumble 1990 Date: January 21, 1990 Location: Orlando Arena, Orlando, Florida Attendance: 16,000 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Jesse Ventura We hit the 90s and there’s a bit of a new feel to the company with that new decade. Things are now being made to look a little newer and it’s probably a good thing that […]

Wrestler of the Day – December 31: Dean Ambrose

We’ll end with the future: Dean Ambrose.

2014 Awards: Show of the Year

We’ll wrap it up with another few horses race.

2014 Awards: Wrestler of the Year

I’ve made my pick for this pretty clear so we’ll wrap up the year with something else.

Monday Nitro – August 9, 1999: A Show That Needs No Introduction

Monday Nitro #200 Date: August 9, 1999 Location: Idaho Center, Boise, Idaho Commentators: Bobby Heenan, Tony Schiavone We’re at a milestone show here and there’s a pretty well known main event. At the moment we have the battle of the old guys with feuds ranging from Kevin Nash vs. Hollywood Hogan, Rick Steiner vs. Goldberg […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 1989: Prelude To An Explosion

Royal Rumble 1989 Date: January 15, 1989 Location: The Summit, Houston, Texas Attendance: 19,000 Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Jesse Ventura This is the first PPV version of the show and things have changed a lot. Tonight, everyone is in the match and they’re focusing more on the idea of every man being for himself. The match […]

Wrestler of the Day – December 30: Rock and Roll Express

The next to last entry is one of the most influential tag teams of all time: the Rock and Roll Express.

2014 Awards: Angle of the Year

This is a short list and that’s kind of a shame.

Monday Night Raw – December 29, 2014: Keep Them Apart

Monday Night Raw Date: December 29, 2014 Location: Verizon Center, Washington D.C. Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, John Bradshaw Layfield It’s the final show of the year and WWE has managed to double book the show. There’s a house show in Virginia tonight, meaning a lot of the roster is going to be there instead […]