Articles from October 2016



Monday Night Raw – October 31, 2016: Storytelling In A Night

Monday Night Raw Date: October 31, 2016 Location: XL Center, Hartford, Connecticut Commentators: Michael Cole, Corey Graves, Byron Saxton We’re past the Cell but since it’s a holiday, tonight might feel like an even more important show that we saw last night. In this case, that might be due to Goldberg appearing as we’re now […]

Doink the Clown Was Creepy

http://wrestlingrumors.net/heres-one-of-the-creepiest-characters-in-wrestling-history/ I’ve been writing some short opinion pieces for Wrestlingrumors.net so here’s a bonus for Halloween.

Hell in a Cell 2016: This Isn’t Even Purgatory

Hell in a Cell 2016 Date: October 30, 2016 Location: TD Garden, Boston, Massachusetts Commentators: Michael Cole, Corey Graves, Byron Saxton It’s the annual “scary” show as we have three matches inside the Cell. In this case we’ve got Rusev challenging Roman Reigns for the US Title, Kevin Owens defending the Raw World Title against […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 1995: They’ve Still Got It

Survivor Series 1995 Date: November 19, 1995 Location: USAir Arena, Landover, Maryland Attendance: 14,500 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Mr. Perfect, Jim Ross Aside from the main event, there really isn’t much else to talk about. The rest of the show is dedicated to the midcard, save for the return of the Undertaker. He’ll be captaining the […]

Hell in a Cell 2016 Preview

It’s time, once again, for that Halloween spectacle where WWE takes one of their biggest concepts and does it three times in one night before wondering why the thrill and mystique left so very long ago. It’s time for “Hell in a Cell 2016” with three matches taking place inside the Cell, plus a handful […]

Some More Wrestling Books

Ok so I might be cheating on one of these but three sounds better than two.

Smackdown – May 30, 2002: Brutality, Bald Men, and a Strange Edit

Smackdown Date: May 30, 2002 Location: Saddledome, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz We’re still in Canada and maybe we can find the next challenger to Undertaker for the WWE World Title. As much fun as it was to see him make Tommy Dreamer drink tobacco juice and then beat him up, I could […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 1994: The Better Casket Match

Survivor Series 1994 Date: November 23, 1994 Location: Freeman Coliseum, San Antonio, Texas Attendance: 10,000 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Gorilla Monsoon Things weren’t all that great for the WWF at this time but Bret was doing well enough as the top man. However, they still needed someone new to come along and supplement him. That name […]

Main Event – October 25, 2016: Do Something With This Guy

Main Event Date: October 25, 2016 Location: Resch Center, Green Bay, Wisconsin Commentators: Tom Phillips, David Otunga There’s nothing wrong with some extra content. Besides, if I’m doing Superstars I might as well do this one for a bonus. Main Event is basically Superstars with the “Smackdown Live” roster instead of “Monday Night Raw”. These […]

Superstars – October 28, 2016: The Kickoff Preview

Superstars Date: October 28, 2016 Location: Target Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota Commentators: Tom Phillips, Corey Graves I can get through this. I can get through Darren Young vs. Jinder Mahal IV. Normally I wouldn’t believe they would actually go there but I said that after their first match and again after their second match. At least […]