Thunder – March 21, 2001 (Final Episode): How Many Times???

Thunder Date: March 21, 2001 Location: O’Connell Center, Gainesville, Florida Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mike Tenay We’ve arrived at the final shows. We’ll start off the final episode of the corporate mandate that was Thunder, which has somehow gotten even less important over the years. The big story coming out of Monday is Ric Flair’s face […]

Monday Nitro – February 19, 2001: One More Funeral

Monday Nitro #278 Date: February 19, 2001 Location: Von Braun Civic Center, Huntsville, Alabama Commentators: Scott Hudson, Tony Schiavone At this point, I can’t imagine they’ll ever leave the southeast again. We’re past SuperBrawl and as is far too often the case with pay per views, not a lot happened. Scott Steiner retired Kevin Nash […]

Monday Nitro – February 5, 2001: After All This Time

Monday Nitro #276 Date: February 5, 2001 Location: Bankcorpsouth Center, Tupelo, Mississippi Commentators: Scott Hudson, Tony Schiavone Things are starting to build up towards SuperBrawl and the unbelievably fresh MEGA SHOWDOWN between Scott Steiner and Kevin Nash because that’s what’s going to get the young’uns talking about WCW as they walk through the airport. If […]

Monday Nitro – January 29, 2001: The Moral Of The Story

Monday Nitro #275 Date: January 29, 2001 Location: Baltimore Arena, Baltimore, Maryland Commentators: Scott Hudson, Tony Schiavone It’s always weird to me when we reach the last every episode in a given month but this is the final ever episode of Monday Nitro in January. Ok so maybe this is just a way to fill […]

Thunder – January 24, 2001: The New WCW

Thunder Date: January 24, 2001 Location: Lawrence Joel Memorial Coliseum, Winston-Salem, North Carolina Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tony Schiavone We’re still just living in Ric Flair’s WCW as he and the Elite (the unofficial name at the moment) destroy everything in sight, though to be fair it’s more interesting than the Sid Rules The World stuff […]

Monday Nitro – January 15, 2001: Welcome Back Uncle Eric

Monday Nitro #273 Date: January 15, 2001 Location: Allen County Coliseum, Fort Wayne, Indiana Attendance: 4,836 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Scott Hudson We’re past Sin and heading towards SuperBrawl with the big story being Scott Steiner retaining the World Title after Sid Vicious broke his leg. However the interesting thing (work with me here) was the […]

Wrestler of the Day – November 2: Brain Busters

Today we’re looking at one of the best tag teams of all time: Arn Anderson and Tully Blanchard.

Wrestler of the Day – October 12: Animal

Today is the less talkative member of the Legion of Doom: Animal.

Wrestler of the Day – June 24: Heidenreich

Today is someone a little off. It’s Heiden-Heidenreich.

On This Day: January 14, 2001 – WCW Sin: The Opening Third Of This Is Genuinely Great

Sin Date: January 14, 2001 Location: Conseco Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana Attendance: 6,617 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Scott Hudson Another month into WCW here and this time it’s one of the more infamous endings. This is the fatal fourway for the title with Sid vs. Steiner vs. Jarrett vs. a mystery man. The ending is famous for […]