Monday Night Raw – May 31, 1993: I Stand in Awe of Scott Steiner

Monday Night Raw Date: May 31, 1993 Location: Manhattan Center, New York City, New York Attendance: 750 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Randy Savage, Bobby Heenan We’re less than two weeks away from King of the Ring and it would be nice to have them actually plug more than one of the first round matches for a […]

Monday Night Raw – May 10, 1993: When Mr. Clean Can’t Save You

Monday Night Raw Date: May 10, 1993 Location: Manhattan Center, New York City, New York Attendance: 1,000 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Randy Savage, Bobby Heenan It’s the start of a fresh taping cycle with a rematch for the Intercontinental Title. Jim Duggan wasn’t happy with losing his first shot at Shawn Michaels due to countout so […]

Monday Night Raw – May 3, 1993: What Passed for a Big Match

Monday Night Raw Date: May 3, 1993 Location: Manhattan Center, New York City, New York Attendance: 1,000 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Randy Savage, Bobby Heenan It’s another fresh month here as I’m hoping to start doing more of these. This is very early in the show’s run as we’re not even going to hit episode twenty […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 1988: There’s Something Odd About This One

It’s December (or it will be when you read this) 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 29 days before we hit the 2017 […]

Survivor Series Count-Up – 1988: The Mega Powers’ Fuse

Survivor Series 1988 Date: November 24, 1988 Location: Richfield Coliseum, Richfield, Ohio Attendance: 13,500 Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Jesse Ventura The WWF was changing gears around this time with the Mega Powers being on top of the company instead of just Hogan. We’re also getting ready for Wrestlemania V, meaning the Mega Powers are already about […]

Summerslam Count-Up – 1989: Another, Ahem, Hot Tag Match

Summerslam 1989 Date: August 28, 1989 Location: Meadowlands Arena, East Rutherford, New Jersey Attendance: 20,000 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Jesse Ventura We’re back with another edition of the show with another tag team main event. This time it’s the now heel Savage teaming with an actor named Zeus to face Hogan and Brutus Beefcake. This isn’t […]

Thunder – January 3, 2001: They Still Suck

Thunder Date: January 3, 2001 Location: Mid-South Coliseum, Memphis, Tennessee Attendance: 2,547 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tony Schiavone, Stevie Ray Happy New Year everyone and welcome to some of the final months of WCW. It’s been a little while since we’ve had anything to actually watch as a few shows were preempted by holidays. Even WCW […]

Thunder – December 20, 2000: Ending Like It Began

Thunder Date: December 20, 2000 Location: Richmond Coliseum, Richmond, Virginia Attendance: 2,872 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mike Tenay, Stevie Ray This is the final show for the year for WCW as the next two Nitros are canceled due to Christmas and New Year’s Day while next week’s Thunder is a Best Of show. Believe it or […]

Monday Nitro – November 20, 2000: Set It Up, Blow It Off

Monday Nitro #267 Date: November 20, 2000 Location: Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center, Augusta, Georgia Attendance: 3,000 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mark Madden, Scott Hudson It’s the last Nitro before Mayhem and most of the show would seem to be set up already. Scott Steiner continues to be one of the strongest heels the company has pushed […]

Thunder – October 4, 2000: The Effects Are Weakening

Thunder Date: October 4, 2000 Location: Long Beach Arena, Long Beach, California Attendance: 2,666 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Stevie Ray, Tony Schiavone It’s the last stateside show for two weeks before they’re off to Australia to see if Russo’s brilliance can alienate another culture. Now that being said, Russo’s influence is certainly waning as his injuries […]