Articles from May 2015



NXT – May 27, 2015: A Bit More Stoppable

NXT Date: May 27, 2015 Location: Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida Commentators: Corey Graves, Byron Saxton, Rich Brennan It’s the week after Takeover: Unstoppable and the main story seems to be Kevin Owens fights everyone at once. After challenging John Cena on Raw, sending Sami Zayn away to get shoulder surgery, possibly putting Hideo […]

Ring of Honor To Air On Destination America On June 3

https://twitter.com/DestAmerica/status/603610524614557696/photo/1   So……..is it still a legal issue to say that TNA is in trouble?  I mean, I know anything I say against TNA is just part of the massive conspiracy to hold them down because TNA has never done anything wrong in the history of ever and it’s all just people hating on them, […]

Monday Nitro – January 3, 2000: Taking the Wrestling Out of Wrestling

Monday Nitro #221 Date: January 3, 2000 Location: BiLo Center, Greenville, South Carolina Commentators: Mike Tenay, Bobby Heenan, Tony Schiavone It’s a new year and in the best present WCW could give us, the show is back to two hours instead of the usual three. The big story this week is the rest of the […]

Thought of the Day: That’s On Them

This is actually from the latest Steve Austin Show and it almost made me cheer for him while I was listening.

Monday Night Raw – May 25, 2015: It All Comes Crashing Down

Monday Night Raw Date: May 25, 2015 Location: Nassau Coliseum, Uniondale, New York Commentators: Michael Cole, Booker T., John Bradshaw Layfield It’s Memorial Day and also the last Raw before Elimination Chamber. The two Chamber matches are set and we also have the World Title match ready to go, leaving just the details to be […]

Reviewing the Review – Monday Night Raw: May 18, 2015

We’re done with Payback and therefore it’s time to race towards the Elimination Chamber show because we must get it in before people have to start paying for the Network again. The big story here is Rollins retaining the World Title over his former Shield teammates and Orton in a good four way last night, […]

Wrestling Wars Podcast Episode 9

This time we talk some TNA demise (this year’s version at least), Payback and Elimination Chamber with some fantasy booking, some what if scenarios and a nice ride through the Georgia countryside.   http://mightynorcal.podbean.com/e/wwp-episode-9-kb-and-myself-run-down-the-eternally-impending-demise-of-tna-review-payback-and-preview-elimination-chamber/

Thought of the Day: NXT Women vs. Divas

Ignoring all the in ring action and all the characters and match time either group gets, here’s how I know the NXT division is treated more seriously.

Reviewing the Review: Payback 2015

We continue to marathon these pay per views and the big question here is can Payback continue to be the most unlikely good series in wrestling? The main event is a well enough built up fatal fourway with Rollins defending against Reigns, Ambrose and Orton, basically making it a Shield triple threat with Orton on […]

Wrestling Wars Podcast Episode 8

We’re back after NorCal’s work schedule has cleaned up.  Tonight we talk about Takeover, the NXT house show NorCal went to and a good discussion on the territory system and why the future looks bright.   http://mightynorcal.podbean.com/e/wwp-is-back-with-episode-8-kb-returns-to-review-takeover-and-listen-to-me-regale-you-all-with-my-nxt-live-event-experience-plus-network-reccomendations/