Articles from August 2017

Impact Wrestling – August 31, 2017: In Need of a Blow Torch

Impact Wrestling Date: August 31, 2017 Location: Impact Zone, Orlando, Florida Commentators: Jeremy Borash, Josh Matthews It’s officially the Eli Drake Era here and that means the talking is going to get a lot better. Last week Drake became the new World Champion by outlasting most of the roster in Gauntlet for the Gold. Now […]

Main Event – August 31, 2017: I Still Can’t Get Over That Promo

Main Event Date: August 31, 2017 Location: FedEx Forum, Memphis, Tennessee Commentators: Vic Joseph, Corey Graves It’s a shame that this can’t be your classic Memphis style show as it would give things a fresh blast of energy. That being said, I can live with dull wrestling if it means we get to see the […]

Lucha Underground – August 30, 2017: It’s About Time

Lucha Underground Date: August 30, 2017 Location: Lucha Underground Temple, Boyle Heights, California Commentators: Vampiro, Matt Striker We’re into the final stretch of the season now (after what feels like 183 years) and that means we’re on the way to Ultima Lucha Tres. With the main event set, there shouldn’t be too many more weeks […]

New Column: Feel the Power of…..Inflated Reigns One of WWE’s latest ideas that solves a problem that I don’t think anyone else knows exists.

NXT – August 30, 2017: Strong Style

NXT Date: August 30, 2017 Location: Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida Commentators: Percy Watson, Nigel McGuinness, Mauro Ranallo We’re back to the regular stuff this week as NXT returns home to Full Sail. After last week’s recap/reset episode, this time we’ll be having the first storyline advancements since Brooklyn. The big story will see […]

Monday Night Raw – March 31, 2003: Who’s Next? Eh It’s Not That Hard To Figure Out.

Monday Night Raw Date: March 31, 2003 Location: Key Arena, Seattle, Washington Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler It’s time for one of the biggest Raw’s of the year and it should be interesting to see where things are going. HHH needs a new challenger after he sent Booker packing from the main event scene and […]

205 Live – August 29, 2017: Proof That It’s Working

205 Live Date: August 29, 2017 Location: Verizon Arena, Little Rock, Arkansas Commentators: Vic Joseph, Corey Graves We’re officially in the Enzo Amore Era on 205 Live and that makes me think doing my own dental surgery sounds like a good idea. It’s pretty clear that Enzo is going to be the next big challenger […]

Smackdown – August 29, 2017: Two Weeks Notice

Smackdown Date: August 29, 2017 Location: Verizon Arena, Little Rock, Arkansas Commentators: Tom Phillips, John Bradshaw Layfield, Byron Saxton We’re finally out of Brooklyn and it’s time to start the slow build towards Hell in a Cell. In this case that means we start dealing with the fallout of Shane McMahon costing Kevin Owens another […]

Three Wrestling Books and a Wrestling Movie

One is excellent, one is better than expected, one is what you would expect and one….wait I ready that?

Two WWE Knee Injuries In Last Two Days

….please tell me Big Cass won’t have company.