Articles from May 2017



NXT – May 31, 2017: Are They Always This Annoying?

NXT Date: May 31, 2017 Location: Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida Commentators: Percy Watson, Nigel McGuinness, Tom Phillips We’re back in Orlando for the first in a series of shows that isn’t likely to build towards a Takeover. After last week’s stand alone show from Chicago, tonight we’re scheduled to see the Glorious Celebration […]

Monday Night Raw – December 30, 2002: Something is Missing

Monday Night Raw Date: December 30, 2002 Hosts: Terri, Jonathan Coachman, Michael Cole, Tazz It’s the final show of the year and that means…..a Best Of show. I’m not entirely sure how many great things there were on Raw in 2002 but thankfully we’re getting a Best Of WWE show, meaning we’ll be seeing Smackdown […]

Smackdown – May 30, 2017: Back in the Fall

Smackdown Date: May 30, 2017 Location: Philips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia Commentators: Tom Phillips, John Bradshaw Layfield, Byron Saxton You might have heard about this one before but tonight has a Fatal Five Way for a future title shot. In this case it’s the Smackdown Women’s Title as Charlotte, Becky Lynch and the Welcoming Committee will […]

Monday Night Raw – May 29, 2017: Tune In Next Week To Find Out

Monday Night Raw Date: May 29, 2017 Location: Bon Secours Wellness Arena, Greenville, South Carolina Commentators: Michael Cole, Booker T., Corey Graves It’s the go home show for Extreme Rules and we already have two matches announced. Tonight we have Seth Rollins vs. Roman Reigns and Finn Balor vs. Samoa Joe vs. Bray Wyatt to […]

Smackdown – December 26, 2002: He’s Got Guys

Smackdown Date: December 26, 2002 Location: Tulsa Convention Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz It’s the final show of the year as we’re getting ready to start the build towards the Royal Rumble. We also have Brock Lesnar vs. Paul Heyman/Big Show/Kurt Angle in a feud that is likely to lead to a major […]

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Main Event – May 25, 2017: Pick Something Already

Main Event Date: May 22, 2017 Location: Van Andel Arena, Grand Rapids, Iowa Commentators: Vic Joseph, Corey Graves Dang it just when I’m getting used to Graves and Phillips being on every show together, or at least feeling like they are. They leave NXT and are now on one of the main shows each, 205 […]

205 Live – May 25, 2017: The Right Way To Do A Street Fight

205 Live Date: May 23, 2017 Location: Huntington Center, Toledo, Ohio Commentators: Tom Phillips, Corey Graves We’re getting closer to Extreme Rules and that means we’re setting up another Austin Aries vs. Neville match. That would be the third match on pay per view between the two, which suggests to me that they really need […]

Impact Wrestling – May 25, 2017: And There Goes The Steam

Impact Wrestling Date: May 25, 2017 Location: Impact Zone, Orlando, Florida Commentators: D’Angelo Dinero, Jeremy Borash It’s time for another triple threat match, this time with World Title implications. Tonight it’s James Storm vs. Ethan Carter III vs. Magnus in a match that will likely help set up the World Title picture as we approach […]

UK Championship Special: They’re Not Old Enough For This

UK Championship Special Date: May 19, 2017 Location: Epic Studios, Norwich, England Commentators: Jim Ross, Nigel McGuinness This was a special two day event taped about two weeks ago as WWE continues their UK expansion. The idea here is to set up the UK Title match at Takeover: Chicago, which was announced before this show […]