Articles from February 2016

Monday Night Raw – February 29, 2016: We Waited 23 Years For This

Monday Night Raw Date: February 29, 2016 Location: Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, Tennessee Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Byron Saxton It’s the first Raw ever on February 29 and the big story would seem to be Undertaker showing up to address his match with Shane McMahon. Other than that we should get more between HHH […]

Ring of Honor TV – February 24, 2016: Behold The Power Of New Japan

Ring of Honor Date: February 24, 2016 Location: Nashville Municipal Auditorium, Nashville, Tennessee Attendance: 675 Commentators: Kevin Kelly, Nigel McGuinness We’re getting closer to the finals of the Top Prospect Tournament and hopefully we’ll get some build on the World Title feud this week. However, it’s also the start of a new taping cycle which […]

Thunder – October 4, 2000: The Effects Are Weakening

Thunder Date: October 4, 2000 Location: Long Beach Arena, Long Beach, California Attendance: 2,666 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Stevie Ray, Tony Schiavone It’s the last stateside show for two weeks before they’re off to Australia to see if Russo’s brilliance can alienate another culture. Now that being said, Russo’s influence is certainly waning as his injuries […]

Lucha Underground – February 24, 2016: The Hunt Is On

Lucha Underground Date: February 24, 2016 Location: Lucha Underground Temple, Boyle Heights, California Commentators: Vampiro, Matt Striker We’ve actually got a big match set up for this week as we have Johnny Mundo vs. Cage in a match that could go a long way towards crowning a new #1 contender for the title. Other than […]

Which Wrestlemania Should I Redo?

Aside from XXXI of course.  The count-up starts March 3.

Smackdown – February 25, 2016: Get Used To It

Smackdown Date: February 25, 2016 Location: Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana Commentators: Mauro Ranallo, Jerry Lawler, Byron Saxton We’re getting close to Wrestlemania in a hurry and things are really starting to change. This past Monday saw the return of Shane McMahon and the announcement of his match against Undertaker of all people inside the […]

New Column: Road Work To Be Done

I’ve been asked to talk about Roman Reigns vs. HHH and the Vince McMahon/Shane McMahon/Undertaker stuff so here’s a column about both of them (in different sections) plus some other news that makes me shake my head.

NXT – February 24, 2016: Maybe Next Time

NXT Date: February 24, 2016 Location: CFE Arena, Orlando, Florida Commentators: Tom Phillips, Corey Graves As has been the case recently, this is going to be about fallout from last week and the main event in particular. Last week, Samoa Joe and Sami Zayn went to a double pin in a match for the #1 […]

Monday Nitro – October 2, 2000: It Was All A Dream

Monday Nitro #260 Date: October 2, 2000 Location: Cow Palace, San Francisco, California Attendance: 2,666 Commentators: Mark Madden, Scott Hudson, Tony Schiavone Tonight is the night. After several months, if not years, of waiting we FINALLY get to see what the wrestling world has been waiting for: Mike Tenay is getting in the ring for […]

Happy Birthday WWE Network

It’s two years old today.  It feels like it’s been around forever.