Articles from October 2015

Impact Wrestling – October 28, 2015: Uncomfortably Numb

Impact Wrestling Date: October 28, 2015 Location: Impact Zone, Orlando, Florida Commentators: Josh Matthews, D’Angelo Dinero We’re still in the early part of the World Title Series as we hit week #4. As much as I like the presentation as they treat this like a real sporting event, the lack of stories are making this […]

NXT – October 28, 2015: I’m Running Out Of Ways To Say This Show Is Good

NXT Date: October 28, 2015 Location: Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida Commentators: Rich Brennan, Byron Saxton, Corey Graves Things are still picking up around here and we have what should be a good featured match tonight with Samoa Joe vs. Tyler Breeze. Tyler eliminated Joe from the battle royal a few weeks back and […]

New Column: When He Reigns It Won’t Be Poor

I’m sorry for that title.

Thought of the Day: The Other Great Rookie Year

We often hear about Brock Lesnar and Kurt Angle having the greatest rookie years of all time as they both won the World Title and the King of the Ring among other accolades.  As great as that is, there’s another name that deserves to be on this short list.

Monday Nitro – June 5, 2000: I Was Wrong

Monday Nitro #243 Date: June 5, 2000 Location: Philips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia Attendance: 13,487 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Scott Hudson, Mark Madden It’s the go home show for the Great American Bash and they finally have the main event set as Kevin Nash is going to get a shot at Jeff Jarrett’s World Title. Tonight’s big […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 1989: It’s Already Going Bad

Survivor Series 1989 Date: November 23, 1989 Location: Rosemont Horizon, Chicago, Illinois Attendance: 15,294 Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Jesse Ventura While Warrior is busy fighting the Heenan Family and Andre the Giant in particular, Hulk Hogan is feuding with Ted DiBiase and DiBiase’s hand picked opponent: the monster Zeus. This would be one of the dumbest […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 1988: Viva Los Conquistadores!

Survivor Series 1988 Date: November 24, 1988 Location: Richfield Coliseum, Richfield, Ohio Attendance: 13,500 Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Jesse Ventura The WWF was changing gears around this time with the Mega Powers being on top of the company instead of just Hogan. We’re also getting ready for Wrestlemania V, meaning the Mega Powers are already about […]

Rusev Possibly Injured At Main Event No word yet on severity or anything like that but the last thing WWE needs right now is someone else out with an injury.

Monday Night Raw – October 26, 2015: Something To Look Forward To

Monday Night Raw Date: October 26, 2015 Location: Valley View Casino, San Diego, California Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Byron Saxton It’s the night after Hell in a Cell and a few things have been wrapped up. Above all, we need a new #1 contender for Rollins after he beat Kane to retain the […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 1987: God Bless The 80s

It’s time for another one of these which are always worth checking out.  Starting Sunday the 26th (it wouldn’t be right if I didn’t miss at least a day), I’ll be posting a review of a Survivor Series until we get to the 2015 edition on November 22.  These are the versions from 2012, but […]