Articles from December 2016

Lucha Underground – December 21, 2016: Just Let It Be Over

Lucha Underground Date: December 21, 2016 Location: Lucha Underground Temple, Boyle Heights, California Commentators: Vampiro, Matt Striker It’s a big night here as we have the finals of the Battle of the Bulls tournament, meaning a four way elimination match to crown a new #1 contender. Other than that we have a big title match […]

Merry Christmas Everyone

Hope you all had a good one.   KB and Mrs. KB

Smackdown – July 25, 2002: Who’s That Jumping Off the Cage?

Smackdown Date: July 25, 2002 Location: Conseco Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz It’s another big night for Smackdown as we have the in ring debut of Rey Mysterio as well as the Smackdown debut of Brock Lesnar, who Stephanie stole this past Monday. We’re also getting ready for Summerslam and that’s the best […]

Main Event – December 22, 2016: Why the Cruiserweights Don’t Work

Main Event Date: December 22, 2016 Location: Schottenstein Center, Columbus, Ohio Commentators: Tom Phillips, Byron Saxton, Austin Aries I’m curious to see what they’re going to do with what should be a holiday show. I know we already had one of those last week but shouldn’t that have been taking place this week instead? Either […]

Which Royal Rumble Should I Redo?

It’s that time of year again as we’ll be starting the Royal Rumble Count-Up in about a week.  Therefore, I’ll need to redo at least one show (plus the 2016 edition of course).   Which should I do?  1999 is also out of the running as I knocked it out last week.

Impact Wrestling – December 22, 2016 (Best of 2016): This is TNA’s New Low

Impact Wrestling Date: December 22, 2016 Host: Josh Matthews This is a special show as it’s the Best of 2016. That means a lot of copying and pasting from me as I’m not about to rewatch a lot of these matches, especially when they’re likely going to be clipped to death. I’ll be posting the […]

Ring of Honor TV – December 21, 2016: How to Treat a New World Champion

Ring of Honor Date: December 21, 2016 Location: 2300 Arena, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Commentators: Nigel McGuinness, Kevin Kelly Final Battle has come and gone and we’ve got a new World Champion. Other than that we have a heel Cody Rhodes in Kevin Sullivan’s back pocket because ROH has decided to sacrifice one of the biggest free […]

New Column: 12 Wrestling Things of Christmas

I think the title gives it away and no I’m not singing, thank goodness.

205 Live – December 20, 2016: The Night of Neville

205 Live Date: December 20, 2016 Location: Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, Michigan Commentators: Austin Aries, Mauro Ranallo, Corey Graves We’ve actually got a hot story around here as Neville returned on Sunday and turned full on heel for the first time in his WWE career. This included beating up Cruiserweight Champion Rich Swann, which set […]

Monday Night Raw – July 22, 2002 (2016 Redo): The People’s Mullet

Monday Night Raw Date: July 22, 2002 Location: Van Andel Arena, Grand Rapids, Michigan Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler We’re just over a month away from Summerslam but more importantly, HHH is now officially on Raw. I know it’s not the best sounding thing in the world but at this point, Raw is absolutely dying […]