Summerslam Count-Up – 2000: Canadian Violence and Climbing Ladders

Summerslam 2000 Date: August 27, 2000 Location: Raleigh Entertainment and Sports Arena, Raleigh, North Carolina Attendance: 18,124 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler This is another show that I barely remember at all. A lot has changed since last time and it’s dramatically changed the card. To begin with, Austin is out with neck surgery and […]

WWE Survey On New DVDs

WWE does this from time to time.  They’ve sent out a survey asking about potential DVD topics.  Here they are with my thoughts on each.

Wrestlemania Count-Up – Wrestlemania XVII: Praise Be Its Name

Wrestlemania XVII Date: April 1, 2001 Location: Astrodome, Houston, Texas Attendance: 67,925 Commentators: Jim Ross, Paul Heyman After putting up with last year’s mess, this is my reward. Many people including myself consider this to be the greatest wrestling show of all time and I can’t say I argue that point whatsoever. It’s a four […]

Wrestlemania Count-Up – Wrestlemania XVI: Make It A Single

Wrestlemania XVI Date: April 2, 2000 Location: Arrowhead Pond, Anaheim, California Attendance: 18,034 Commentators: Jerry Lawler, Jim Ross This is also called Wrestlemania 2000 but the purist in me won’t let that happen. This is a step up over last year’s one match show as this year we have a two match show. The main […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2004: A Performance For The Forgotten Ages

Royal Rumble 2004 Date: January 25, 2004 Location: Wachovia Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Attendance: 17,289 Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz, Jerry Lawler, Jim Ross, Jonathan Coachman This is the show where you can really see the next generation rising up. The main events other than the Rumble are Lesnar vs. Holly and HBK vs. HHH. Ok so […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2000: The New Game

Royal Rumble 2000 Date: January 23, 2000 Location: Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York Attendance: 19,231 Commentators: Jerry Lawler, Jim Ross After sitting through 1998 and 1999, this is my reward. What we have here might be the best Rumble show of them all with one of the best matches ever and a […]

Wrestler of the Day – December 28: Sandman

Today we have a guy who was a fairly clean inspiration for some of Steve Austin’s antics: the Sandman.

Wrestler of the Day – November 25: Acolytes

Time for a good old fashioned brawling tag team: the APA.

Wrestler of the Day – November 12: La Resistance

Time for one of those tag teams that dominated the company in a bad stretch: La Resistance.

Wrestler of the Day – November 8: Brothers of Destruction

They have a DVD now so why not? Today we have the Brothers of Destruction.