Articles from December 2017

New Column: Who Ya Got?

46 days is the right amount of time to start making Royal Rumble picks right?

Monday Night Raw – July 14, 2003: We Need a Sauce Recommendation

Monday Night Raw Date: July 14, 2003 Location: Conseco Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana Commentators: Jonathan Coachman, Jerry Lawler So Kane is running around like a monster again and that could mean a lot of things. Well more likely it means Kane gets a big push and doesn’t win anything of note, but it’s still better than […]

205 Live – December 12, 2017: Check the Date on Enzo

205 Live Date: December 12, 2017 Location: US Bank Arena, Cincinnati, Ohio Commentators: Vic Joseph, Nigel McGuinness So you remember how last week’s show was basically a placeholder before we got to the #1 contenders match on Raw this week? You remember how the first question a lot of people had was why is the […]

The Missing Match From This Week’s NXT

The version that aired on USA was missing a match (likely due to time constraints) between Ember Moon and Peyton Royce.  Here it is, in case you wanted my thoughts on a five minute match.  I’ll also edit this into the regular review.

NXT – December 13, 2017: Show Us Your Stuff

NXT Date: December 13, 2017 Location: Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida Commentators: Percy Watson, Mauro Ranallo, Nigel McGuinness This is a special show as we’re on the USA Network as part of WWE Week. It’s the first time that the modern version of NXT has aired on TV and there’s no way to guess […]

Smackdown – December 12, 2017: An Annoying Trend

Smackdown Date: December 12, 2017 Location: US Bank Arena, Cincinnati, Ohio Commentators: Corey Graves, Byron Saxton, Tom Phillips It’s the go home show for Clash of Champions 2017 and things are starting to pick up. The most recent weeks have focused on the Sami Zayn/Kevin Owens vs. Shane McMahon and company feud. Therefore, tonight is […]

Monday Night Raw – December 11, 2017: Which Way Is Philadelphia?

Monday Night Raw Date: December 11, 2017 Location: Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, Ohio Commentators: Michael Cole, Corey Graves, Booker T. It’s officially time to start getting ready for the Royal Rumble as we have a #1 contenders match to crown a new challenger to Brock Lesnar. Tonight it’s Braun Strowman vs. Kane for that title […]

Main Event – December 7, 2017: I Don’t Believe They’ll Be Fine

Main Event Date: December 7, 2017 Location: Valley View Casino, San Diego, California Commentators: Nigel McGuinness, Vic Joseph I’m hoping this idea of doing both Raw and Smackdown highlights continues as it’s a lot better than just having the Raw stuff. Smackdown might not be the most thrilling show in the world but it certainly […]

Smackdown – July 10, 2003: The New Combination That Is Sweeping The Nation

Smackdown Date: July 10, 2003 Location: Air Canada Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Attendance: 10,000 Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz We’re on the road to Vengeance and that means it’s time to start setting up a few things. We already have a triple threat main event for the World Title but I’m worried about what might be […]

So HHH Beat Jinder Mahal In India

And no, this doesn’t feel like the shovel.  This feels like it’s finally over and I’m rather pleased.  Now just get through tomorrow night and we’re fine.