Articles from February 2018



Unforgiven 2003 (2018 Redo): The Pay Per View Version of Bad TV

Unforgiven 2003 Date: September 21, 2003 Location: Giant Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania Attendance: 10,347 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler It’s another Raw exclusive pay per view, based around the idea of finding the least interesting story possible. Is it Shane McMahon and his electric testicles vs. Kane or a barely mobile HHH managing to drag out […]

Smackdown – September 18, 2003 (2018 Redo): He Is Iron Man

Smackdown Date: September 18, 2003 Location: RBC Center, Raleigh, North Carolina Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz It’s a big show here with Brock Lesnar vs. Kurt Angle in a one hour Iron Man match. What else can you really ask for here? These two are capable of putting together any kind of match you want them […]

Impact Wrestling – February 15, 2018: The New Version of the Same Old Stuff

Impact Wrestling Date: February 15, 2018 Location: Impact Zone, Orlando, Florida Commentators: Sonjay Dutt, Josh Matthews It’s a big night here with Austin Aries defending the World Title against Eli Drake in a rematch from the impromptu title change two weeks ago. While I can’t imagine another title change, I do like the idea of […]

205 Live – February 13, 2018: The Power is the Point

205 Live Date: February 13, 2018 Location: Rabobank Arena, Bakersfield, California Commentators: Vic Joseph, Nigel McGuinness The tournament continues this week with two more previously announced matches. This show has done a very good job of setting the tournament up and making me want to see it week to week. That’s a very positive sign […]

Armageddon 1999: It Was Good Once

Armageddon 1999 Date: December 12, 1999 Location: National Car Rental Center, Sunrise, Florida Attendance: 17,054 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler I’ve done this show before but it was so long ago and the review isn’t up to my standards so here’s a fresh version. The main event here is HHH vs. Vince McMahon after HHH […]

Ring of Honor TV – February 14, 2018: Punishing Peacocks

Ring of Honor Date: February 14, 2018 Location: Nashville Municipal Auditorium, Nashville, Tennessee Commentators: Ian Riccaboni, Colt Cabana What does it say when this is one of the shows I’m looking forward to more than almost any other during the week? Well actually it says that I’m in for an entertaining hour, which is always […]

NXT – February 14, 2018: Roses Are Red, Violets Aren’t Blue, OW MY ARM!

NXT Date: February 14, 2018 Location: Center Stage Theater, Atlanta, Georgia Commentators: Nigel McGuinness, Percy Watson, Mauro Ranallo We’ve got another packed show this week with two title matches on tap. First up the Women’s Title is on the line as Ember Moon defends against Shayna Baszler in a rematch from Takeover: Philadelphia. After that, […]

Monday Night Raw – September 15, 2003 (2018 Redo): I’m Not Sure I Can Forgive This

Monday Night Raw Date: September 15, 2003 Location: Carolina Coliseum, Columbia, South Carolina Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler It’s the go home show for Unforgiven and just like Summerslam, that can’t come early enough. The shows haven’t exactly been thrilling as of late and I don’t see that getting any better tonight. At the moment, […]

Mixed Match Challenge – February 13, 2018: I Think They Explained That On Gilmore Girls

Mixed Match Challenge Date: February 13, 2018 Location: Rabobank Arena, Bakersfield, California Commentators: Michael Cole, Corey Graves, Beth Phoenix It’s week….I’m not even sure at this point. Five maybe? Anyway tonight it’s the husband and wife duo of Rusev/Lana vs. Elias/Bayley in a match that seems like it would have a much better build than […]

Smackdown – February 13, 2018: The Right Way to the Wrong Place

Smackdown Date: February 13, 2018 Location: Rabobank Arena, Bakersfield, California Commentators: Corey Graves, Byron Saxton, Tom Phillips It’s another big match tonight, even if the match doesn’t make a ton of sense. Tonight’s main event is Dolph Ziggler vs. Baron Corbin with the winner being added to the Fastlane triple threat for the Smackdown World […]