Smackdown – January 9, 2018: Maybe the Conspiracies Are Real

Smackdown Date: January 9, 2018 Location: Legacy Arena, Birmingham, Alabama Commentators: Corey Graves, Tom Phillips, Byron Saxton Things are getting a little dicey around here as the battle of the bosses continues. The big story is Daniel Bryan making a handicap match for the Royal Rumble where AJ Styles will defend the Smackdown World Title […]

New Column: Tea and Crumpets, Bagels and Other Baked Commentary Goods

Also known as Squire Dave Taylor Needed A Hype Man. https://wrestlingrumors.net/kbs-review-tea-crumpets-bagels-baked-commentary-goods/

Smackdown – January 2, 2018: Cannon Fodder and Background Noise

Smackdown Date: January 2, 2018 Location: Amway Center, Orlando, Florida Commentators: Corey Graves, Byron Saxton, Tom Phillips It’s a new year on the blue show and that means it’s time to get ready for the Royal Rumble. There are a handful of names already announced and there’s a good chance that we’re going to get […]

Monday Night Raw – January 1, 2018: Should Raw Acquaintance Be Forgot, Remember Brock Lesnar

Monday Night Raw Date: January 1, 2018 Location: American Airlines Arena, Miami, Florida Commentators: Michael Cole, Corey Graves, Booker T. It’s a new year (yes it is) and that probably doesn’t mean much. We’ll be getting ready for the Royal Rumble in less than a month and tonight that includes an appearance by Brock Lesnar. […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 1991: So Much For America

Royal Rumble 1991 Date: January 19, 1991 Location: Miami Arena, Miami, Florida Attendance: 16,000 Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Roddy Piper So it’s 1991 now and the US is at war (kind of). Therefore, the main event here, other than the Rumble of course, is Warrior defending the world title against Slaughter. This is a major changeover […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 1990: That Magic Moment

Royal Rumble 1990 Date: January 21, 1990 Location: Orlando Arena, Orlando, Florida Attendance: 16,000 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Jesse Ventura We hit the 90s and there’s a bit of a new feel to the company with that new decade. Things are now being made to look a little newer and it’s probably a good thing that […]

It’s a New Year, Time To Critique Me

First of all, Happy New Year.  2017 was an amazing year for me and I have all of you to thank for that.  I had no idea this place would turn into something so special and important to me and I could not do any of this without you sticking by me.  Thank you, more […]

Smackdown – July 31, 2003: Brock Done Screwed Up

Smackdown Date: July 31, 2003 Location: World Arena, Colorado Springs, Colorado Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz We’re past the very good Vengeance and that means it’s time to gear up for Summerslam. The big story is Kurt Angle regaining the Smackdown World Title when he pinned Brock Lesnar. Other than that we have the continuing saga […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 1989: Not Quite There Yet

Royal Rumble 1989 Date: January 15, 1989 Location: The Summit, Houston, Texas Attendance: 19,000 Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Jesse Ventura This is the first PPV version of the show and things have changed a lot. Tonight, everyone is in the match and they’re focusing more on the idea of every man being for himself. The match […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 1988: Take That Crockett!

It’s almost January and that means it’s time for the Road to Wrestlemania to begin. That road starts with the Royal Rumble, which has a very long history to it which we’re going to get into every day for the next 30 days before we hit the 201 edition. We’ll start with a brief intro […]