Monday Nitro – March 2, 1998: The Tony Schiavone Problem

Monday Nitro #129 Date: March 2, 1998 Location: Corestates Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Commentators: Mike Tenay, Larry Zbyszko, Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan The main story tonight is we have an NWO guy teaming with a WCW guy to face two more NWO guys in the main event of Hall/Hogan vs. Sting/Savage. We’re less than two weeks […]

Monday Nitro – February 23, 1998: The Roll Stops

Monday Nitro #128 Date: February 23, 1998 Location: ARCO Arena, Sacramento, California Commentators: Mike Tenay, Bobby Heenan, Tony Schiavone, Larry Zbyszko We’re finally past SuperBrawl and Sting is the undisputed world champion. We also have a new member of the NWO in the form of Scott Steiner who finally turned on his brother last night […]

On This Day: July 7, 1996 – Bash at the Beach 1996: The Heel Turn To End All Heel Turns

Bash at the Beach 1996 Date: July 7, 1996 Location: Ocean Center, Daytona Beach, Florida Attendance: 8,300 Commentators: Bobby Heenan, Tony Schiavone, Dusty Rhodes So this is it. This is the show where everything changed for WCW. There had been an invasion by Hall and Nash, who up to this point I don’t think had […]

On This Day: July 6, 1998 – Monday Nitro: GOOOOOOOOLDBERG! GOOOOOOOOLDBERG!

Monday Nitro Date: July 6, 1998 Location: Georgia Dome, Atlanta, Georgia Attendance: 41,412 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Larry Zbyszko, Mike Tenay So I found a website where I can download every episode of Nitro. This is very helpful since there are some individual episodes I want to review but can’t do because it would take months […]

Thunder – February 5, 1998: Benoit’s First Chance

Thunder Date: February 5, 1998 Location: Beaumont Civic Center, Beaumont, Texas Attendance: 4,900 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan, Lee Marshall Tonight the main event is the kind of match that Thunder needs to focus on: the US Title match between Benoit and Diamond Dallas Page with Benoit FINALLY getting the recognition he deserves. Other than […]

Monday Nitro – January 26, 1998: The Three Hour Era Begins…..Help?

Monday Nitro #124 Date: January 26, 1998 Location: Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, Fort Wayne, Indiana Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan, Larry Zbyszko We’re just after Souled Out and we have Hogan vs. Sting II for the world title set for SuperBrawl. As for tonight, it’s the first regular three hour Nitro which […]

On This Day: June 16, 1996 – Great American Bash 1996: Benoit And Sullivan Have A FIGHT

This is another very old one but it’s an interesting show.  It’s one of the first 30 reviews I’ve ever done so I know the quality is very low. Great American Bash 1996 Date: June 16, 1996 Location: Baltimore Arena, Baltimore, Maryland Attendance: 9,000 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Dusty Rhodes Another random review here in light […]

Thunder – January 22, 1998: The Midcard Show That WCW Needed

Thunder Date: January 22, 1998 Location: Von Braun Center, Huntsville, Alabama Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan, Lee Marshall It’s the go home show for Souled Out and things are actually cooking for WCW. We still don’t know anything about the world title situation other than Hall has to fight somebody for the title at SuperBrawl. […]

On This Day: June 10, 1997 – Monday Nitro: Kevin Nash Needs An English Lesson

Monday Nitro #39 Date: June 10, 1996 Location: Wheeling Civic Center, Wheeling, West Virginia Attendance: 3,500 Commentators: Bobby Heenan, Tony Schiavone, Eric Bischoff, Larry Zbyszko   It’s the go home show for the Great American Bash and other than that there isn’t much. The PPV was focused on the football players vs. wrestlers match and […]

Monday Nitro – January 12, 1998: Souled Out Looks Awesome. Seriously.

Monday Nitro #122 Date: January 12, 1998 Location: Jacksonville Memorial Coliseum, Jacksonville, Florida Attendance: 8,718 Commentators: Larry Zbyszko, Mike Tenay, Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan A lot has changed in just a week as Sting is no longer the world champion. The title was stripped on Thursday and is being held up, pending action by the […]