Articles from August 2016



Monday Night Raw – July 8, 1996: The Other Third Man

Monday Night Raw Date: July 8, 1996 Location: Brown County Expo, Green Bay, Wisconsin Attendance: 4,660 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jerry Lawler We’re coming up on In Your House IX, which was barely mentioned last week. To be fair though, it’s not like anyone cared about that waste of a show so they might as well […]

Monday Night Raw – July 1, 1996: Of Course It’s Shawn

Monday Night Raw Date: July 1, 1996 Location: Brown County Expo, Green Bay, Wisconsin Attendance: 4,660 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jerry Lawler It’s Shawn-a-Mania running wild here as Shawn is the undisputed king of the company and rolling over anyone who dares challenge him. Unfortunately this isn’t exactly saving them in the ratings but there’s only […]

Smackdown – March 28, 2002: It’s Important!

Smackdown Date: March 28, 2002 Location: First Union Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Attendance: 13,600 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler With the Draft out of the way, this is the final regular episode of Smackdown with the full roster before things split up next week. That means it’s also the last chance for the wrestlers to make […]

Ring of Honor TV – August 24, 2016: A Star Is Drawn

Ring of Honor Date: August 24, 2016 Location: 2300 Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Attendance: 850 Commentators: Nigel McGuinness, Kevin Kelly We’re past Death Before Dishonor but given the screwy taping schedule around here, it could be weeks before we actually get around to the next ongoing TV show. The big story at the moment is Adam […]

ECW on TNN – July 28, 2000: This Week’s Result

ECW on TNN Date: July 28, 2000 Location: Peoria Civic Center, Peoria, Illinois Commentators: Joey Styles, Joel Gertner Last week was a fairly stand alone show so hopefully things pick up this week. We’re months away from the next pay per view and that means it’s up to TV to carry things for a good […]

ECW on TNN – July 21, 2000: The Dog Days

ECW on TNN Date: July 21, 2000 Location: Mid-Hudson Civic Center, Poughkeepsie, New York Commentators: Joey Styles, Joel Gertner We’re finally past Heat Wave and….nothing happened. Justin Credible is still World Champion, Rhino is still TV Champion, we still have no Tag Team Champions and the Network is still endlessly feuding with ECW. The next […]

Heat Wave 2000 (2014 Redo): Melting In The Heat

Heat Wave 2000 Date: July 16, 2000 Location: Grand Olympic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California Attendance: 5,700 Commentators: Joey Styles, Cyrus ECW is in trouble at this point and Justin Credible isn’t making things any easier. He’s been champion for three months now and he’s really not that interesting. With Storm out of the way, the […]

ECW on TNN – July 14, 2000: Another Bad Ep…..That’s Bobby Eaton!

ECW on TNN Date: July 14, 2000 Location: ECW Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Commentators: Joey Styles, Joel Gertner It’s the go home show for Heat Wave and it can’t get here soon enough. I’m not sure what to expect when ECW wants to put on a go home show but they’re on a bit of a […]

ECW on TNN – July 7, 2000: It You Build It….Well It Really Doesn’t Matter

ECW on TNN Date: July 7, 2000 Location: The Odeum, Chicago, Illinois Attendance: 3,500 Commentators: Joel Gertner, Joey Styles For once ECW actually has built up a big match for this show as Sandman is challenging Justin Credible for the ECW World Title. We’re also nine days away from Heat Wave, meaning it’s almost time […]

ECW on TNN – June 30, 2000: This Isn’t The Pay Per View?

ECW on TNN Date: June 30, 2000 Location: The Rave, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Attendance: 2,000 Commentators: Joel Gertner, Joey Styles The stupidly slow march towards Heat Wave continues as we keep waiting for anything new to happen. For a company built on the idea of being all energetic and insane, they certainly do know how to […]